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Array \   ^sbv^cfc5-1  ^  fry/  Vol. XXII.  OBiSiTON, B. G., FBIBIy.  DECEMBER 5, 1930  No .38  Miss Margaret Speaker of Cranbrook  arrived on Sunday on a short visit with  her mother. Mrs. Fred Speaker.  Walter and Bob Dodds left on Thursday for their annual trip to their trap  line at Sanca Creek.  H/T--    T7__���������t- *-���������������__���������������_    ���������_ _  _V_fS. _? >oua vuu:^  wuu  1 _.:_-i  patient at Creston, is making satisfactory improvement.  T. W. Bandy got back on Sunday from  a two wseks^feolldayi during which he  visited at Spokane and Calgary, Alberta.  Mr. Robinson, who has been relieving at  the depot, returned to King-gate the  following day.  Geo. Cartwright was a visitor at Nelson a couple of days at the end of the  Mis������gE. Davis, who has been visiting  at Riondel, returned home on Monday.  W. 3. Botts got back on Monday from  a couple of weeks* visit in Nelson,  Regular meeting cf the Women's  Institute was held on. Thursday &t which  a report of the Institutes' conference at  NsIsqq. last< month w������s "ivess bv the  official delegate, Mrs. Bathie. A very  interesting and helpful report was given  by the health delegate, Mrs. R. Andestad. Four shares in the Recreation  Company have been psreha^ed by the  Institute?   The Chroma? tree committee  submitted a report.  Eiect Hospital   V  Bifeel^rs. Iffith  ~ 7  inaugural _vf eetisfig at Town Hall    Wednesday ������v|pir.g-Hope to j be manag������_d"in every "detail by  Have Every Point sn Valley I hrfia-_| ftf H.r_=H-ors .**_ h- elaat  Represented ots Directorate,,  a0_f_f^B_n9-'<*  Miss Annie Pascuzso. who is attending  high school at Yahk, spent the weekend  at Tier home in Sirdar.  E. E. Cartwright and Frank Putnam  have a crew of men lowering the. main  pipe of the Co-_-uua.it_? Water Users  system at points where frost troubles  have been encountered in other years.  Mrs. R. Dodd , who has been on a  visit at Cranbrook the past ten days,  arrived home on Tuesday.  Rev. A. Garlick of Creston will be here  for Church of England service at the  schoolhouse on Sunday afternoon at 3.  The December meeting o" Ericksen  Christ Church Ladies' Guild was at the  home of Mrs. _JE_emp on Tuesday. The  ladies are well pleased with their sale of  fancy work, cooking, etc., at t e bazaar  at Creston <3a_ Saturday. The cash receipts were close to ������40.  F. V. Staples of Invermere was a  visitor here for a couple of days at tho  weekend, retnrning on Tuesday-  Mrs. Cam afid her grand-daughter,  Doris Cam. of Nelson, were weekend  visitors at Sirdar.  George Cam left on Sunday for St.  John, N.B., from which port he sails on  December, 5th ������on a visit with relatives  in England.  uuaru ������__ Girec.crs  a i6w  irOiu  tr_-_i i_  XWU--.aafl_UIa,  _.S_,_r__-  oiru-ur  and Kootenay Landing were at Canyon  City for the dance on Friday night.  Harold Cam left on Friday for Nelson.  Mesdames Martin, Rogers, North,  Heap, and Miss Smith were at Creston  on Saturday for the Anglican Church  .Ladies' Guild bazaar.  Raymond Treen left on ^Sunday for  Kimberley, at which point he is relieving  the C.P R. agent at present. -" .  O. J. Wigen eft last  week for Rich-  -m0ad-.Galif~__������o..a;������!ii   J_Tre-YWleren.   Whn  left fo? othe em^'-Ba^-'we^^':^i^^^y~  Miss Jean Popoff  Kitchener this week;  Laura Andeen. ���������'.:  is" a  visitor   at  a  guest of Miss  Rev. Father Choinel of Cranbrook  was here for- l-oman -Catholic Church*  serviee one morning: last week.  Miss Alice Davis left Friday on a visit  with her sister, Mrs. Cornwall, at  Riondel   .  Miss Annie Hook of Spokane was here  for the weekend with her grandparents,  Mr. and Mrs. Grady.  Ted Svensen and R. "Wa.de were auto  visitors here, guests of 'Mr. and Mrs.  Matt. Hagen.  Miss Florence Wood, who has been  holidaying in Rossland, returned home  on Sunday.  Mrs. Ogilvie of Harrop was a visitor  last week, a guest of her son, Clarence  Ogilvie.  The Women's Auxiliary have their  December meeting at the home of Mrr,  Towson on Wednesday, 10th, at 2.30  p.m  The Women_s Institute have a meet-  ing at the home of Mrs. Geo. Huseroft  on Thursday, December 11th, at 2.30 p.m.  NOW IS THE, TIME  to Place Your Orders  for  O h f3 st srsfi as  Plants  and  _BJ ^ n ___J_-   ���������'  Flowers  Fresh Lettuce  and  Green Onions  uuCii ������ Sfssnnouss  ORESTON  week    getti  venison.  g ^ ^ supply 'of  Z. Geroux had thetnMortune to break  a couple of ribs when one of his horses  pinned him against the wall of his barn.  B. Johnson motored him to Creston  where : Dr. Henderson attended the  fractures, and he is coming around  nicely.  The recently organized Kitchener  Amusement Club put on their first  bridge and dance on Saturday nig t and  almost 100 per cent of the members were  out for a most enjoyable evening. The  winners at cards were Mrs. B. Johnson  and Fritz Molander, with consolation  honor's going to Miss Jean Popoff and  Dick Molander. After lunch dancing  was indulged in until the wee sma' oors  to the strains of an accordeon well handled by Ivor Hyde.  Badminton at Canyon-  The annual fowl supper of Trinity  United Church, on Thursday night last  maintained its usual good patronage.  Good things to eat were supplied in  bounteous quantities. After the supper  a concert under the chairmanship of  Mrs. Geo. Cartwright, president of the  ladies' aid, was held in the church  auditorium.  The opening number was a medley of  several .of the war-ballads sung by the  choir. ( Representatives from Camp  Lister added greatly to the enjoyment  of the program. These included MrB.  Jacks, who was enthusiastically received  and rendered two serious and ono humorous selections, Mrs. H. Langston, who  sang two songs, Mrs. F. Baker, who,  dre_ned us "Hiawatha", recited wub of  Longfellow's  poem.   ���������  Canyon supplied some splendid talent.  Miss Holly Bond in violin selections;  Mr. and Mrs ICoLhamrrter In a, duet and  also In three humorous songs, assisted  by Mr.Cribb; .Yaa.Batcman, assisted by  Mrs. M. Samuelson as accompanist, sang  two Bongo. Arthur stud. George Dodd  Bang a pleasing dust. .Mrs. Johnston  gave a roading from one of the poets.  The concluding number waa a comical  satire entitled "Packing the Missionary  Barrel," given by members of tho Ladles  Aid. The consternation on tho part of  tho artists and hilarity of tho audience  was climaxed by tho appearance of a  "wee mouslo," a stage property.  Proceeds wore in tho neighborhood of  $100.00.  On all hands commendation is  expressed at-the "move Creston  and district hai> just made in  establishing a public hospital at  Creston to be-handled by Creston  Valley Hospital Association with  a board of 14 directors, which  will be elected at the inaugural  meeting of the association at the  town hall on Wednesday evening.  December 10thr at 8 o 'clock.  Ia sixteen i*9_ars fairly close  reading of newspapers the Keview  has never yetr read or heard of  any community being able to  secure a hospital on such favorable terms as those under which  the local institution becomes the  out-and-out property of the new  hospital association.  In addition to advantageous  terms the ^Review cannot too  strongly emphasize the fact that  .the hospital is fully modern in all  its appointments and equipped  with all the _node___. appliances  for every branek Of hospital work.  It can be poiii|ed to with par*  ticular pride tl^tithe Creston.  hospital is the o^tter of tw_*>;X������?  jray:;ma.^nesg:;:.^  3s"ttie^es^'^^ ���������  The operating _tK>h_l and all its  equipment is on^the same high  standard and the furnishing Of the  hospital throughout is all that  could be desired.?   ^  That Creston hospital can  provide not only the fully modern equipment but also provide  equal satisfaction in all other  line������ can be gleaned from the fact  that since it opened about the  middle of August but b_se patient  has found it necessary to go to  Cranbrook or I Nelson to be  treated.  In addition to this the availability of the X-.'ay has enabled  very many people to secure relief  locally from ailments that would  have cost, many hundreds of  dollars had they been compelled  to go elsewhere���������-something more  than a few were unable to do for  financial reasons.  And that the utmost of satis  faction has been given both in  service as well as charges must be  evident in the fact that to date  nothing but high praise has been  heard of the hospital conduct.  And let us again emphasize the  fact that it is a public hospital to  a  CUaf-O-l  .X*_"__'^.  h^ the citizens, and any qualified  doctor can use the hospital and  its equipment.  In contemplating the value of  a hospital right here in our mJ.dst  it is well to reflect that for emr  ergency cases such as brokrn legs,  arms, huntings or auto mishaps,  prompt hospital care may well  mean the saving of lives. Arid  much the same thing will apply  in the case of sickness where  home treatment may not be as  satisfactory as that obtainable at  a hospital, and the latter (in the  past) out of the question due to  financial considerations.  At all points in the Valley hospital membership tickets are on  sale at a nominal price of $1 and  _ TI  ������_u  holders of  these will be  Canyon Gity  'Mrs. Bond spent a few days In Nelson  the past week, with Mr. Bond, who is at  present employed in thai city.  W. H. McQueen, who has spent the  past few months working in the construction, of a power,dam. south of Portland, Oregon, has arrived home fpr the   ���������___���������_ .  " ���������  wu������������r.  Manfred Samuelson, Otto Johnron and  John Nygaard have returned to pole  making operations at Wynndel, after  being hemefor almost two months.  The final whist'for the Christmas tree  fund benefit will beheld in the hall .this  evening.  Word has just arrived from Kimberley  that Jock McHobb, jr., had been successful is bagging a deer before the  season closed. The animal was considerable of -a" freak, in that it had 40 points,  and it is the first of the sort ever taken  in East Kootenay.  The United Church Ladies' Aid enjoyed a cash intake of $40" at their annual  supper, sale and concert at the hall on  Saturday. The concert programme was  well up to the standard of other years,  and the assisting talent was Mrs. Jacks  and Mr. and Mrs. Harold^ Langston of  Lister. The chair was occupied by Rev.  R. E. Cribb.  titled to vote at the inaugural  meeting on Wednesday evening.  Bny one; they are the best investment for humanity you ever  made.  During his visit .late in November F.  A. He.se. tie inspector for the C.P.R.,  let contracts for hewn ties to L. Moberg,  M. Samuelson, John Gartland, Nels.  Larson, Andy Wickholaa and A. Bergg-  ren. We understand they each have a  contract  for 1000 to be delivered by  M.mm0%%*.  <*X% MM  Tm*.  avl _ ai__  ������/lea__u{_,  ������������-  Heise was   explicit  in   explaining  that  they must be given married men only..  Auspices of Creston and District Women's Itistituto  Parish Hall, Greston  FRIDAY. Dec,  CARDS a-t8*f$ p.m.  5  i?'i.'  ATTRACTIVE ,QUIZES.  LUkCHL  Admission -. ��������� 50c.  ' '   Yi    '   ������������������'"   ���������  ���������  Everybody Welcome!  Frank Baker arrived back from  Calgary, Alberta, at" the end of the week,  where he has been on a business visit.  The younger set of the ___aterdPi_3C_:pft.  a'rea^are' imving::_.-^  school on Saturday nigh, Sth.  On Saturday, afternoon at the school-  house the Sewing Class will have its  annual sale of work, along with which  afternoon tea will be served.  -Preliminary work is under way this  week prior to a start at completing the  new road from the Geo. Hurry, place  through to the Idaho boundary.  This Sunday it will be the - Anglican's  turn, with Rev. A. Garlick to be here at  11 a.m.  Col. Fred Lister, M.P.F., was at  Nelson a couple of days at the first of  the week for a series of Conservative  conferences on the occasion oE the visit  of Premier Tolmie to that city.  This area was favored with two church  services on. Sunday last. Rev. R. E.  Cribb had United Church worship in the  morning, and Rev. Carl Basse was here  for Lutheran service in the afternoon.  The re-organl_.ed Community Society  are having their first bridge of the  season on Saturday evening, 13th, at  the schoolhouse. At this get-together  plans will be laid for future ac ivities of  the clubjthls winter.  Many of the German residents pulled  out on Saturday and Sunday for Twin  Bay where they hav6 taken another road  contract. Thia will bo mostly rock work,  and will keep them employed until about  the end of February.  The meeting on Monday night to reorganize the Community Society was  well attended. A. W. Sinclair was  named chairman for this year, with Mrs.  H. LntigBton, secretary-treasurer, Instead of an executive a committee will be  named at each meeting who will be  responsible for handling the succeeding  social feature to be put on by the club.  Lister school had nn nvernge attendance of 80 per cent, for November  according to the report just issued by  tho principal, Misa Curtis. Those tnlc<  ing highent standings werci Grade 7���������  Douglas McKee, Irwin Meyer. Grade  6���������Clara Pontile������, Frank Yofbury, Grade  5���������Douglas Sinclair, , Clara Meyer.  Grade _���������Cyril Bird, Raymond McKco.  Grade 8���������Alice Wellspring, Margaret  Dent. Grade 2���������Margaret Sinclair, 3_ric  Jacks. Gr.ade 1���������Elulo Rutmna, Daniel  Domko. Perfect attendance���������Cyril Bird,  Johanna JDuuu, Margaret Jt>ttUB, Briha  Meyer, Raymond McKoo, Douglas  Sinclair, Margaret Sinclair.  United Church Concert  Th$ young people of  et-t iri-  Canyon met  _a  at  the^_pi|rpo^ of :"ib^i_ni_m^  Sainton   club, and after diseusai-g-' the  nqatter at some length it was decided to  organize and the following officers were  chosen: ��������� ���������"' Y 'J:'\  President���������Jack Hale.  .Vice-president���������Thelma Vance.  ��������� ��������� Secretaty-treasurer���������Nissie -McRdbb.1  Executive���������Mr. Elwell,Helen McRobb.  At a meeting of the executive of the  Canyon Hall Aescci tion on Monday  night the executive of the Junior  Badminton Club was: present with a  request for the vuse of the hall on  specified nights for the purpose of playing badminton. The hall executive was  sympathetic to the idea and granted the  request on such terms that it will make  it possible for the young people to have  this much needed recreation during the  winter. A meeting of the badminton  club will pa held immediately and it is  hoped playing will get nnder way very  shortly. At this meeting a schedule of  games will be drawn up to be played  against the already badminton club  known as the O.H.C  Wynndel school commenced operating  on winter schedule on Monday, opening  nt 0.30 a.m.  The Ladies, Aid of Trinity  United Church are having  their annual Bazaar in  Trinity Chare!. Hall  SAL DEC. 6th  3 to S.30 p.m.  Plain and Fancy Sewing  Home Cooking  Novelties  Candy .  Afternoon Tea and  Reires-.mcji.ttt  EVERYBODY WELCOME I  ii,        *  l-l-_a-l_-lM������_B������M_Jtt���������M  *****  mmmmm T3TE ~'REVIEW.   'CRESTON. . B. ���������  C.  1   *i'������*���������?   MQ     I \w*mT*mtm%\mY*m\  ���������___!*-_'������<    m,.^m      b a.__m _*_._.   ��������� .  Few know whither life will lead them���������  ,=?_23't_;s_1 So pr_,_T*_3?i_w ������_��������� '"ovejrt". *__������.**"  it better, then, to'mak������ sure y OOT^old* ago  will be protected from want ? The Canadian  Government Annuities Syatein will do  thla. Mail the coupon now and learn how  you can possesa at 65 a dependable guaranteed income for life.  CANADIAN GOVERNMENT  Ml l������mfiV'WT'WrW*WWF &������  Jr^L 1^������ ��������� 1 ^g ������������������������������������"��������� i mm  Wr jll_ -JT^. _J__s  Department of Labour. Ottawa  Hon. G. D. ROBERTSON. Miniate.  %_Lf_i-iJGsassztJZsi**? _S2_._f_3_SE FREE  I Annuities Branch. Dept. WTJ__ .  j Department of Labour. Ottawa.  : Please sead. m. Complete Information atottt Canadian  I Government AnnuitioB.  J ilU-RCaaaaa.i . H.aaa*l������M.������������������.������l������������lll������ll  ���������     Print clearly  Addresa   ������ A-U-W^O    *%M**     __V    m>/Vl l������a  ������������������II^HHMMIMMttlKtMl^lt'rlMM*  Closer Union, Not Secession  Take First Honors In Pig dub and  _.'" Calf ��������� Clu-ir. Competition, At ���������  ���������'���������' Winter Fair :!���������'��������� ~'"  Alberta .s well satisfied with the  result of "the judging at the'Royai  Winter Fair, ae&o-ding, to K. A.  Craig, deputy minister of agriculture.  In the pig: club team for. the second  t'me the sunny province has carried  offe^flrst place, the team this year being made up off William Schmidt and  Robert Wylie, both of Vegreville,  Saskatchewan came second and  Manitoba third. In the calf club  competition the Alberta team of  Borden and Vernon McKnight of  Camroae Sed all other provinces with  Quebec second and Ontario third.  First place in winter wheat went to  S. Alsopp of "Wembley, ln the Peace  River district. The showing made in  spring -wheat was not quite so good,  Alberta carrying off fourth, seventh  and 14 th place In a large and keenly  contested class.  Automatic 'Phone For Blind  Slsc  Is Fitted   With  Hssmbers and  Letters. -������ S'al.Ie  No sooner have people become accustomed, to the automatic telephone,  where���������on a ring with holes for letters and figures, they find the wanted  number for themselves, than another  invention comes in sight. This is the  In times of depression, unemployment, hard times, national disaster,  there is always a tendency on tlie part of suffering people to demand a  revolutionary change in prevailing conditions, and this demand not infrequently takes the form of an agitation not merely for a change of government, but In the form of government itself. Far away fields usually look  green, much greener than those close at hand, and far greener than is  actually the case. Thus in monarchies the cry is raised in favor of a republic; in republics an agitation is started to supersede the democratic form of  responsible government by a form of state socialism; in socialist republics   automatic  telephoneT" for  the    blind  the demand is for the establishment of an out-and-out communistic state.  Because Canada, *~������ common 'with other countries Is s___erinpi' fTvrm the  existing period of world-wide depression, unemployment, and inability to  profitably market Its surplus products, the cry of secession is raised. A  Provincial Prime Minister,. Mr. Baxter, of New Brunswick, was the first to  give voice to the idea at this time, thus reviving an old cry in the Mari-  tlmes. He did not openly advocate the secession of his Province from Confederation, but iaa-view of the continual loss by the Maritimes of industries  and financial institutions through their removal to the central provinces of  Quebec and Ontario, he asked the question whether New Brunswick would  not be better off if it withdrew from Confederation.  In Western Canada the same question has "been raised at meetings of  farmers who, apparently, are not satisfied with the economic relationship  existing between the east and west, and are not in accord with the fiscal  policy which finds favor and strong support in the industrial centres of  Ontario and Quebec. They, therefore, advocate the secession of the West  from Confederation and the setting up of a new and separate British  Dominion which, would enjoy complete freedom of choice -in the matter of j  fiscal policy. In a word, they hold that a fiscal policy wlrch may be advantageous to the central industrial provinces is not in the interests of the  agricultural western provinces, and that inasmuch as it is impossible to have  two fiscal policies, one for the east and one for the west, the best thing to  do is to separate politically and build up twb British Dominions instead of  one on the North American continent.  Such radical ideas do not flourish when times are good and people prosperous. It is only when people are discouraged and suffering loss, and conditions look dark and desperate, that such suggestions are advanced and  receive more or less consideration.  But secession is not the path which the people of any part of Canada  should travel. The Dominion has passed through many grave crises. It has  weathered many a storm. It has grown stronger as a result. In its very  unity is to be found strength, not only for the whole but for each provincial  unit.      Linked together all the provinces are stronger financially, and' in  which the Paris Post Office has designed. Over the ordinary disc another ring is fitted, with numbers and  letters in Braille. The blind person  can easily slip it over the disc, and  then is able to find letters and numbers with as much ease as those who  are blest with sight can.  Ckerw������rk or Worry  juez *iroo������BS  Foods that ordinarily stale quickly  v. ill stay fresh and tempting a surprisingly long time if you cover  them with Para-Sani Heavy Waxed  Paper.  Your grocer, druggist or stationer  has Para-Sani in the handy, sanitary  knife-edged carton. For those who  prefer a lighter paper put up in  sheet form ask for ApplefofcTs  "Centre Pull" Packs.  rior4TER-_V!-j_a,_ * a* ���������������������  ������ __��������� M_������  Western Representatives:    ������W*_r������)      ������^aaaat_������->a, 14T_>      IM>^-a3JEa_������  War Claims Are Settled  Secretary  Of  State  Concludes Busl-  *���������_>_.��������� 'vvitm *^���������nnsn,r and -Austri���������i-  Satisfactory agreement with   Ger-  Taxes the Health Of Thousands  many and Austria for the settlement  ] of all  claims  arising  out of. the sequestration of    enemy    property    in  v>_   x uuL-ig vra-iS  every way, than they could p  ?>/><=! <?.i hlv  be if divided and separate.  The genius of the Canadian people can surmount the existing difficulties;  It may require patience and fortitude; it certainly will demand a large  degree of patriotism and unselfishness. There will have to be less insistence on the part of any one section of the Dominion that their views alone  must prevail. There must be more widespread acceptance of the fact that  the economic position of east and west is radically and fundamentally different; that while they are the complement one of the other, neither can  prosper and survive if one alone is to dominate and seek to control. Insistence on any such bl?nd and selfish programme must end in disunion.  But Canada is yet a long way from an impasse where the only way out  is secession of either the Maritimes on the one hand, or the Western provinces on the other hand. Central Canada cannot prosper without the  business which tlio far eastern and the far western provinces give to It, and  inasmuch as it is the western provinces that are suffering most acutely  today, and are least benefited by the fiscal policies which Central Canada  prefers, it would seem Inevitable that Central Canada must modify its views.  Instead, howevr, of talking or even thinking secession at this time, the  whole thought and energies of our people, east, west and central, should be  devoted to the patriotic task of working out a compromise policy which;  while giving ne'ther eaat, west nor central all that they may desire, will,  nevertheless, work neither hardship nor injustice to any part, but will give to  one and all a fair-handed deal and equality of opportunity to develop their  own re-sources and businesses along leg'timato lines. /  We have differences in outlook, different problems, different Ideas as to  policy for thc solution of those problems, but wo are inherently ona people,  with a common past and a common future. Our greatest g,a!n and our permanent prosperity lies in strengthening, not weakening our union.  In the "teen-age" years when  school or office work is exacting and  outside activities use up so much  energy, many girls undermine their  health and spoil their happiness for  years to come.^- .... ,    .  At such a time Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills will be found most valuable.  They purify and enrich the blood:  build up the, nerve cells and correct  run-down conditions. Concerning them  Miss Margaret Torrey, Indian Road,  Toronto, Ont���������, says: "When I was attending h'gh school I suffered a complete breakdown. My heart would palpitate at the least exertion; I could  not sleep and nothing I ate agreed  with me. I began taking Dr. Williams' Pink Pills and before long*I  gained in weight arid every distressing* symptom left me."  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills are sold by  medicine dealers or by mail* at 50  cents a box from Thte Dr. Williams'  Medicine-Co., Brockville, Ont.  Canada and of Canadian property in  Germany and Austria during the war  were concluded by Hon. C. H. Cahan,  secretary of state, who returned to  Canada on Sunday, Nov. 23, on the  "Empress of Australia?' from visits  tb Berlin, Germany, and London,  England. The agreements were negotiated in accordance with the terms  of the Hague protocol accepting the  Young plan.  New Lavinff Record  Africa Taking the Lead  As  Women   Havo   Been   Appointed.  Members Of Church Synod  A remarkable thing has happened  in the Church in Uganda. It has been  decided that 12 African women shall  have places at all future synods. England has'grown used to the idea of a  woman Cabinet Minister, and England  will not be startled by the thought  of women on an ecclesiastical council  In Africa; but Africa Itself is startled.  For long years the African woman  has been regarded as little better  than a beast of burden. In some parts  of the world a woman may not even  eat In her husband's presence. But  now African women are to be members of the- synod, along with three  kings and many great chieftains.  Working On Telephone Line  British.    Columbia    Starts.    Link    Of  Tra-is^Ca-sads System  Construction of the British Colum- -  bia link of the first trans-Canada telephone system���������a project which will  mean the expenditure of $1,250,000 in.  the province���������has commenced, it is  announced by the-British Columbia  Telephone Company.  - The   British   Columbia   portion   of  the system involves the  erection of  some 656 miles of telephone line* o������ .  which   125   miles   has   already   been  built.  The importance of the new line  from a Dominion standpoint is that  at the present time, telephone calls  from "Vancouver to Eastern Canada  have to be routed across the United  States, via Seattle.  Leghorn  Pullet In British  Columbia  ������n���������n������������.���������n-DTndflKn0������a M.lller'3  Worm  Powders  will  not  Lays 357 Eggs In 365 Days           |only  expel  worms  from  the  3ystem  A new world record of 357 eggs an but will  induce  healthful  conditions  365 days was made by Leghorn pul- of the system under which worms can  i_f ������������������mi������r n��������������� ,n thrt ip-it at Atraa- no longer thrive. Worms keep a child  let number live in the test at Agas |n a coiltinual state   of   re������������leggneg3  siz.   B.C.,  under  trap-nesting    rules. and painf ^d there can be no com-  The eggs averaged    more    than    26 fort for the little one until the cause  ounces to the dozexi. The bird is from of suffering be removed, which can be  Mi* dtnoV nf 1-hfi TTniversitv of British eaj3*lv <*one ^Y the use of these pow-  the stock of the university oi _.rmsn ^ev^ w3llch are very effectiv<3-  Columbia, and is owned, by Mr. and  Mrs. Whiting of Port Kells, B.C. The  success of the bird is attributed largely, by W. H. Hicks, superintendent of  the Experimental Farm at Agasslz,  to its being fed with lots of skim  -milk and greens, ln addition to the  usual scratch grain and mash.  Anti-Fascists In Trouble  Several Arrests Made Sn Homo For  Poll-ticnl Reasons  Seven arrests have been made during the past few days in Rome for    political reasons, probably in connec-  __ .    7 .   ..     ,  .     'tion with a number' of chain letters  Persian Balm tones and stimulates denouncine? _hfc-mwM������nm������rH-  tho skin. Fragrant as a flower. Cool announcing; the> [pveinment.  as moaning dew. Safeguards ancl j Bartelo Belottl, a statesman of thc  beautifies tlio most delicately-textured old regime,was arrested nnd sent to  skin. Creates complexions of exquls- "Ctonuno," moaning one of Italy's  lte charm. Adds a subtle ilnish to ^n^in icjirmfin v_v,m������A r^ mnnniH���������  the daintiest woman. Invaluable for JriJ*?n isla^da' because or opposition  softening the hands and making them to VP& government. Belotti was mln-  flawloasly white. Cool and refreshing, later of finance under Premier NittI  Daintily fragrant. Delightful to use.   and Is now chief of tho antl-Fasclsts.  Win Highest Honors  Failed To Predtice Rain  Aviutora In Ch'na Seek To Generate  I'r^cBpItatEoiii By Attackln^r  Storm Clouds  During a recent drought which de-  IlrltlHh Columbia Apples Score nigh  At _H*ipcr!n1 Fruit Show  High honors ln tho Imperial Fruit  Show in London, England, havo been  won by British Columbia-apples, ox- ������.���������+���������������   *-.������.���������_    i������    ������.*-������,*  . ,a...   <it    a_    j.      -.���������.-,i /N..l..������v.,.r, -4i i veloped a   wator   famine   m   Hong  hlblted by the Associated Growers of * , ,*_*  the Okanagan Valley in competition I ������������*��������� Ch^a' sU"������J **dm������n ������J^*  with fruit from all over Canada, ao    ������ B**���������*** preclpltatton by attack-  ing Btorm clouds with a chemical  called deolin. This material is supposed to induce refrigerating nctLon  To  Asthma  Sufforo-H.    Dr.  J.  D.  Kellogg's Asthma Remedy comes like  a helping hand to a sinking swimmer.  It gives new life and -hope���������something ho haH como to believe impossible. Its benefit is too evident to bo  questioned���������it is Its own best argument���������its own boat advertisement, I.  you suffer from asthma ijet this time-  tried remedy and find'help llko thousands of others.  Chosen unhesitatingly bv all women  who care for .feminine distinction.  cording to cable advices received by I  thc DciJU-rUrtcnt of Agriculture In  Victoria. The B.C. fruit has been  awarded tlio cup presented by the  Agents-General of all the Canadian  provinces In London, for tho finest  all-round exhibit. The trophy was  won by Nova Scotia lust year, the  award being bawed on tho total mar lea  received by nil clanuoo of fruit ahowi.  by any exhibitor.  W.   K.    V.    180ft  whon it penetrates tho clouds, causing  condensation and eventual rainfall.  When put to tho test, howevor, the  chemical failed, aa have tho majority  of riAvinon designed to produce rainfall artluolally. Aviators showorcd tho  clouds directly above H6ng Kong with  more than 100 poundo of tho chemical, but not a drop of rain resulted  from thla scientific attack  CJantulIaiiiM Aro Honored  Tho children of Japan added their  welcome to tho demonstrations of  friendship which havo boon glvon to  tho trade delegation of tho Canadian  Chambers of Commerce since Its arrival in Tokyo, Japan. Twenty thousand children gathered 1n a natural  amphitheatre nnd nang choruses to  tho violtmg Canadians. The scono  was ono of groat beauty, and one of  thc mojit Improttfllvo evcmtn of, the  tour.  Mlmird'a &*l_t.n.ent for all *������������������.,  i_.dskatohowan Fish  The first distribution of Loch Lev-  en trout fry in tho Cypress Hilla  waters in Saskatchewan was made In  192i, with additional distribution In  each succeeding year. In tho 192_  angllEig aenson ���������6mo of tho trout  whioli wore caught wolghod as much  as six pounds and measured twenty*  six inches in longth and ' thirteen  Inches in girth.  Anothor man arrested for tho  same roason is Prof. Gluseppl R.enzl,  professor of philosophy at the TJnt-  veraity of Genoa, who also was nont  to "Conflno/'  Relievo your Cold with Minn id'm Liniment.  "I had to dlflchargo my mivno for  boing cruel." :  I     "What did ������-ho do?"  "She kicked pooi*  Pldo for biting  ' Mia baby."  /HlvART,,.;  Smothering-and Fainting Spells  EverythSssg:WciiiW T.srs.;'_.!ac._  Mtii. Andrew Black, Harcourt, N.B., writes:  -^-UX had bcoh troubled with smothering and  fainting spells; and* every thing in'front of, mo  xyoulcliturn'blnok,'<and-I.would fall down in ot  faint and Ijo uncon tic ious for several mlnutea.  I did not know what to do, until ono day I  was roadlns" whoro Mllburn's Heart nnd  Nerve JPIIIb had helped no many pooplo and  doaided'i would t.iv_ them atrial."! used four  bojccB ana found thoy Iwlp mo wonderfully.*'  T. IttHhttiS &Ay$r$^V!arfiB' ������V ^^ Ronton MC0|pfc of price'by Thd TH#-  BEViEW..'. 0_^_Kter, " B.V ������?_  ^A  OF FLOUFMTOES  -B-Periitl  ��������� nnf _av*-m/.|  e Kesu  Ottawa, Ont,���������Important,, developments in the Dominion Government's  caxnpas gn for lower ,bread -prices are  anticipated at an early vd ja|������'_*��������� unless  the price of flour is reduced, Hon.  Gideon D. Robertson, Minister of Labor, has been investigating the prices  of bread and Yftour for the past four'  months with the assistance of the  staff of the combines investigation  branch and the investigators have  now; reached the stage where action  *.*!' _._.*^    ~���������_*.    _������������������   _. ��������� ��������� -*.__;   J_    *._. _ _ia���������_���������  ������������_  v_������-  oui t.  _%   auvuici ia   xui jjcx-uiug .  Following suggestions thrown out  by the minister some months ago  the price of bread v/as reduced by  about 20 per cent, or a iittie more  than two cents a Joaf on the average over the whole of Canada. The  price of flour, however, did not come  down and the opinion was expressed  at the department of labor that the  next step must come from- the milling  companies.  Senator Robertson laid the results  of his investigations before the cabinet meeting and afterwards announced he was calling a number of leading  millers Into consultation to see if  something could not be done to lower  the price of flour. With wheat how at  about 60 cents a bushel flour is selling  at approximately the same price as  when wheat was $1 a bushel.  Should an investigation under the  Combines Investigation Act be ordered it would be the most extensive inquiry of the kind ever held in Canada. Owing to^the wide ramifications  of the milling and baking industries  the Inquiry would have to be' nationwide in scope. For this reason it  would take considerable time.  Ia order to secure prompt results  andv to avoid embarrassing any industry " the government prefers to  enlist the co-operation of the. interests concerned. Should this prove  effective as it did in the case of the  baking concerns no action would be  taken.,- Should it_fail, however, the  information and machinery necessary to setting an investigation under way at short notice is in readiness, "'   .���������  Many, complaints -in connection  with the price of bread have been  received by the government and  through quiet but vigorous investigations a mass of authoritative, information has been accumulated.  The government is fully aware of  the importance of keeping bread  prices down to a minimum.. The  daily consumption of bread in Canada runs to about 3,000,000 loaves  and a reduction of only one cent a  loaf would mean- an immense saving-  to the Canadian people.  Dr. Stvanson Says Premier Bennett  Was the Outstanding R_aa������ At  Gathering -"���������''.'  Toronto, Ont.���������Far from being a  failure, the Imperial Conference "had  laid the foundation for future developments of great significance,' not  only, to the Dominion of Canada, but  to ; the ISmpire;" declared Dr. I_ W.  Swanson, head of the department of  economics of "the University of Saskatchewan and economic advisor to  Premier Richard B. Bennett at the  Imperial Conference, when he arrived  in Toronto on his way back to Saskatchewan.  That there are factors present in  the wheat situation which would  lift the markets to higher levels,  was Dr. Swanson's opinion in respect of the present wheat crisis  He thought the effect of the 60,000,-  000 bushels  of wheat which Russia  BRILLIANT MILITARY CAJU-ER  niii-i.  ?*���������*]   -.  Hiay Iff Atlantic Trip  Flight   Of  DO-X   This   Winter  Being Considered  "V Ar*a%r*4w*i   '   T!->~i<Mi-'f ������-*���������>���������*������-  f-_f_e>4*     TV.i*n._ki������    T,l*r___'3jf       _-~*:  a *_i I  Tha g*ar=t Hying  ������.j.*_ __._*_    v *_i :_-  -_cb_a-_U   JLU������uO-l,  Nov. 26.  .Dr. Claude Dornier and Mrs.  Dornier disembarked from the  DO-X at Corunna, Spain, and; left for^  Madrid to go, to Paris asiu Berlin.  The explanation given in Corunna  was that the builder of the D'd-X  wanted to be present at the opening  of the International Aircraft Show in  Paris. The little sister of the DO-X  known as the DO-S is one of the most  interesting exhibits there.  Unofficially it was learned from  Corunna that the trans-Atlantic  flight has not been abandoned but  officially no expression -was obtainable. That the flight will not start  before the end of the year seems  cer^"������in.  Such Portuguese seafaring author  Major-General V.   A. S.   Williams,  had  thrown  on  the   British  market who was honored by being made hon-  was disproportionate to the volume. orary life member of the Royal Cana-  ities as Admiral Cagoe Coutinho, who  and Russia,  he  thought,   would  not d:an Northwest Mounted Police Vet- |was first to cross the Soytb Atlantic  long tolerate a state of affairs where erans*     Association.     Major-General  ocean by air, are of the opinion that  internal   distress   was   being caused Williams served as a very young man . the Azores-Bermuda route is wholly  by   the   exportation    of    wheat    at in the frontier forces in the North  out of question in December and Jan-  CLAUS  .-NfiVA'M.-bTlN(-  & __ JJCTIJ  t*4T _TS. A   a_c8 A    A  *S ADOPTED AT  prices below production costs.  In Dr. Swanson's opinion, Can-  ada*s Premier scored a magnificent  personal triumph in persuading the  British Government and the governments of the other dominions to  convene at Ottawa next year. Mr.  Bennett, he declared,' was without  question the outstanding" man at  the conference.  Prospector Dies k North  West Territories   at the    commencement of his brilliant military career.  Diversified Fanning  uary, but that the DO-X can readily  enough make the Canary Island,  Cape Verde Islands and the Brazilian  Coast route to New York.  Faith In Saskatchewan  Says   Western   Fanner   Should   Not  Put All Eggs- In One Basket  Toronto,   Ont.���������In   depending   for   Optissustlc Forecast Is Made &y Hon.  their livelihood on wheat alone, West- j c *y. Buckle  ern Canada farmers are "putting ,all ] Toronto, Ont,���������Optimistic forecasts  their eggs in one basket," declared j as to Saskatchewan's future reaction  G. I. Christie, president of the On- ; t<> the current depression were made  tario Agricultural College, Guelph, ��������� by Hon. W. C. Buckle, Saskatchewan  addressing the Canadian Independent j Minister of Agriculture,*at the lunch-  Telephone Association here, Tuesday, j eon at the'Royal Winter Fair. Mr.  Nov. 26. at its annua! convention. j Buckle said although the province ap-  T-ow price grain    does not    spell' peared .to have been hit bar .-est by  Overcor.xe   By    ColsS    _>. ops    Behind  Companions On Trail  Winnipeg, Man.���������Another victim of  the northland trail   has been claimed j ruin to ^ farmers. for in .a country   IgSO^crop Tonditfon^, ~7t ~ will" pull  with tho death of Ingruard Curley, a k^re you can grow grain you can ' through successfully.  23-yaar-oId   Danish   prospector. I raise livestock,"     said Dr.    Christie. I     jjr  ��������� Bu^    ������srpf*d  Carrying a   heavy    pack,    Curley ; Canada, he added, had a great chance '  dropped  behind     three     companions, j to break into    the    bacon    markets,  which are now being virtually monopolized by the Danes.  three  who  were mushing  their  way  from  Central Manitoba    Mines    to    Great  Palls in north-eastern Manitoba.  Missed when the party stopped for  a noon meal, a search was immediately instituted, and far back on the  trail he was found, still aiive but badly frozen. A huge fire was built and |  first aid treatment administered but 1  Canadian Pictures Of England  that 20,000  acres of farm land suffered a total  crop failure, and that $1,500,000  were being spent on rural farm re=  lief.  es  *7_U  Collection Off Scenes To Be Sent To , Government   Contemplating   Further  Royal Photographic Society  Geneva, . Switzerland.���������A "safel ?  clause" perhiittihg acountry threatened by attack to lay aside the restrictions of the general disarmamc;-..  treaty, was adopted by the prepai.-.,'-  tory disarmament commission.  The clause was proposed by Ku;'i  S. Gibson, TJnited States representative, who explained that while ti..-n'  United States was willing to acce? Y  very rigid rules binding the natioi >  to the treaty it was ready to cor:=  sider the fears of other nations.  The- only opposition to the clau ���������_  came from Russia, which declared it  unacceptable to the Soviets who a~3  convinced the treaty ought to be absolutely binding on the states undcY  all circumstances.  It was generally understood t! o  clause was designed to quiet t! -s  fears of some of Russia's neighbor-.  It envisages a situation in which a  country ������s threatened by attack ar t  regards it as essential for self preservation to lay aside the treaty restrictions and have full liberty to arm itself.  The clause provides that a state in  invoking the "safety clause" shc'.I  first notify other parties, to the convention and the permanent commission of its intention, fully explainir ;  the circumstances.  The commission also decided thr.._  administration  of    the     prospective  treaty shall be placed in the hancVi'  of  a  permanent  disarmament  bod./"  with its seat at Geneva.  The composition of the permanent  body was left for the general conference to decide. A sub-committc -i  presenting the proposal was, unable  to agree upon the body's composition. Great Britain, the United  States, France, Italy and Japan  wished to have its membership restricted, while China, Turkey ancl  Finland held out for each party to  the contention to have a seat in th^  permanent commission. .  , Saskatoon, Sask.���������Dr. L. G. Saira-  he died within a short time in hisij <jers, professor1of biology at the uni-  rescuers arms.      r ���������  versity here, has been selected as one  Employees Share Profits  I-xpejiTMcnt Being Tried Out By B.C.  j-iii.ibe- Mill  Victoria, B.C.���������Establishing a precedentthat may have far-reaching influence iu the lumber trade of thc  Northwestern Pacific area, the Sidney  Lumber Company, IJmlted, "has successfully operated its extensive mills  at Sidney for three months on a  strictly profit-sharing bnais with 12{5  employees sharing tho proceeds of  lumber sales in strict proportion to  tho wages thoy would earn in times  of prosperity. Tho experiment is tho  flrst of" Its kind to bo attempted on  the Northwest Pacific Const.  jExteiasioia: Of I*ov? _*-a^&J^^  Alberta Coal  fcawa, Ont.���������While no official announcement has been made it is learn-  of the ten Canadian pictorial photo-   ed on good authority that the govern-  graphers to contribute to a collection  ment has under consideration a fur-  of Canadian pictures. The collection is  ther extension of the reduced freight  ! under the organization of the Royal  rate on Alberta coal moving into" the  Canadian    livestock    Unions    Want  Photographic Society of England. Dr.   central markets of Canada. The rat 6  Movable Partitions In Stock Cars     [ Saunders  has done a great deal  of of $6.75 a ton on such coal shipments  Ottawa,  Ont.���������Application of    the ' work for the Federal Government in  was extended until the spring of 1732,  Canadian Livestock    union3   "seeking  Prince Albert National Park and has   and now the advisability of makkig a  the equipping of railway cattle cars   made an intricate survey of the fish-  ������urther extension is being taken up.  Request New Type Cars  with two or more movable partitions  &*������ waters of the park,  will be heard by the Railway Commission on December 5.  Heavy monetary loss  is sustained  by cattle owners owing to bruising,  Under the arrangement the government makes good the amount which  the railways are out of pocket on  shipments from the west to the central markets at the reduced rate*  Killed By ������Mm Trap  Beausejbur, Man.���������Rene Lussier,  Lac Du Bonnet woodcutter, put his  broken limbs and even suffocation,' foot in a gun trap while wading  cattle suffer during s-hipraent In the . through frozen bush country near  typo of cars at present in use. By thc ! hero and died almost Instantly. When  use of movable partitions, the appli- ! his foot struck a wire connecting the  cants hold, injury to shipments would ��������� trap, a" gun report rang out and Lus-  be reduced to a minimum and mixed ; sier's companion carried the bleeding has been re-elected chairman of the  carlots of livestock would be possible, i body to a nearby homestead. I St. John Ambulance Association.  Colonel Stames Rc-Elected  Ottawa,    Ont.���������Colonel    Cortlandt  Starnes, the veteran commissioner of  tlie Royal Canadian Mounted Police,  J_s_-iin0 Marooned On Ice  Used Ride Stock To Paddle Way To  - Safety  Point Barrow, Alaska.^���������-Marobnc'l  on a small island of ice while hunting a polar bear, Joe, an -Eskimo,  fashioned a rough raft from the ico  and used a rifle stock as a paddle to  make his way to safety in a"_2-hou-*  battle, finally reaching shore ice near  here. He was exhausted, hungry, and  with frost-bitten fingers. While he  was on the ice, temperatures ranged"  from 20 to 30 degrees below zero.  LUCKY LADS  May Pay Old Stan'  Ottawa, Ont,���������Cabinet consluova-  tion is. being given tlio matter of adding five yofuvi' service to tho superannuation of staff membors of tho Department of the Interior who facie  retirement following transfor to-tho  prairie provinces of their natural ro-  Moiu'GOH, While the rosources . were  under control of thc Ottawa Government work in this connection foil to  tho Federal department,  Silk Mill For 'CJmiHt  Vancouver, B.C.���������TOroRtlo'n of- rt  ������lllc mill at Port Moody, 15 miles  east of Vancouver, (.costing, approximately $250,000, ifi under consideration by tho Western Canadian" Silks,  Limited, Tlio factory,, will v gfyo. employment to 100 poraons, arid tho raw  material will bo Srnportocl from Japan,  and phlna,  -7^ V^^^7T"*TrW'**'''"'r"' "������������������"r""'"'"'''"'-11'" YT" *"���������' ������������������"' ^^m^m?********���������***.....wm,,,, *������*  Load Poultry Oars  Regina, Sask.���������Cars will be placed  at 91 points throughout Saskatchewan  for the loading of dressed poultry, it  was announced by D. Graham, secretary of the Saskatchewan Co-Operative Egg and Poultry Fool.Producern  tive Egg and Poultry Pool. Producers  are urged to deliver their product to  tho cars at central assembly points,  ho said, before December 10, as tho  last cars for the eastern markets will  bo moving out by that date.  Will Drill For Gnu  Regina, Sask.���������The CO. Moore interests will start drilling for gas in  Saskatchewan at onco, If the franchise which haa been granted by tho  city council is ratified by the ratepayers, it was announced at a banquet  given by tho Darlington Oil and Gan  Company hero. Aid.. Chas. Gardiner  was chairman of tho meeting which  wa3 attended by, about 25 buslne_n  men of tlie city.  Provincial wl.ni-ra of tho annual Canadian Pacific Railway Swlno Club Contest, photographed with. ,C\ W.  Atkln, aelslotant general agricultural agont of tho Canadian Pacific, and their trophies prior to their departure  for a freoojcourslon to the Royal Winter Fair at���������Toronto,,.where they stayed at tho Royal York Hotel an giicsta of  the company. From loft to right, thoy aro: Goorgo Invorarlty and J. _Ft_ Chrijitleiou, of Carbcrry, Manitoba winners;  Miies Glnssior, lVIr. Atkln, and Leslie Smith, of Wynard, Saskatchewan winnem; Frank Shyako and William  fltrynalsai of WllllnRdon, Alborta' wlnncra; a_id IIHbort'dlo I������aouw. <uf S������__44loi>j_.w, ������* uwtniwr of tho iirlfcish  Columbia olub. ,   > ... ,_     {  ICpklCTMilo Of Hfunnps  Ottawa, Ont.���������Tho alarming totai  of 302 Ottawans jxkq suffering from  mumps. Dosplto tho fact this largo  number of caaos has been reported  since November 1, R. J. Smith, secretary of tho civic health board, declared that tho diseases Is of a mild  nature. A 21-day quarantine Is mnrfn  compulsory in each case.  School For Pllotft  London, England.���������A scheme to cb-  tabllsh an- Imperial School of Air  Pilotage, for training and testing future prof coalonal plloto, iu belttg submitted to the Brltlnb Air Ministry by  a upoclni parliamentary inib-commltv-  ten.' *THE  CKEOTOH  BEYIB  A  friendly call  that stirs  fOfld.  tT!���������;-T!Gr_0S  Christmas,   the   season of re-  n-e.aforances'   brings   thoughts  of far-away friends.  Of course, these friends are  never entirely forgotten, but  Christmas is a time when you  wish to tell them they're not  forgotten. And how better can  you tell them than with your  own voice via the long-distance  telephone?  Old memories will be stirred  and new joys will be realized  through a "Christmas telephone  call.  Ksoteiia? Taiephone Oo,  LIMITED  Quebec; the words God, King and  Empire having been left put.  Since the war "O Canada" has  been, forced onto the people of  this country by organizations  whose loyalty to our British  coiinectioiis can be Questioned,  with the object of having "O  Canada" replace the "Maple Leaf  Forever," which patriotic melody  has been Canada's leading anthem since 1860���������the words God  and King being prominently  mentioned.  When we rise to our feet during the rendering of "Q Canada"  we are giving it equal status with  God Save the King; something  loyal British subjects will never  submit  to. ���������  With the many versions of "O  Canada" being sung at the present time how are our school  teachers to choose one that will  be acceptable to all? "Would the  Women's Institute be good enough to advise the local teaching  staff which version they recommend the children be drilled  in in order to give the song the  proper "pep."     EX-TEACHER.  Cash   assets���������..  20.37  Quick assets ��������� (bonds., stocks, call  loans and government and  municipal advances  85.63  Percentage of quick assets to public  liability..^- ^  66.00  Current loans and discounts 60.92  Bank promises.: L.   -  6.09  Sundry  iA_������4������T    1-2.87  a������fc^'. ������������__������s__i'*'_S_:1   cm d9A0S>T   ac  compared #thp3i)fltsof $1,561,561  of     lara������   V4_S������1  *������-������  ��������� a^'���������3^ra������r������"  ���������%^-ii-Rf on  record)  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subso-ptdo-a: $2.50 a year hi advance;  $3.00 -to TJ.S. points,  C. F. HAYES, Editor and Owner  L    CRESTON.   B.C..   FRIDAY,   DEC.   6  are downf^pl^O., or 8.8%  Regular di^fends[ of 12% plus a  1% bonus biive'b^sen paid, with all  taxes provided* ffyr and the usual  contributions ������6 pension fund  and officers3 guarantee fund  made, and the sum of $300,900  was written off bank premises,  leaving a balance to carry for-   3 ;X   _��������������� _*_   __.j   r a ���������__  of $740,545.3 ah increase of  $21,531.  The*eper^_s thoroughly satisfactory reg^6.mgthe condition of  the bank and generally reassuring  regarding the situation of the  country.  The duck and goose shooting season  closed on Sunday. Locally the kill of  these birds has not been as heavy as  past years.  The new telephone directory has just  been issued and shows 141 phones in use  here, as compared with 111  at the first  o������ the year.  Miss Hilda Hedstrom left at the first  of the week for High River, Alberta,  where she has secured a position and  will be remaining.  Miss Edna Farris, who is attending  high school at Bonners Ferry, was home  for the weekend with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. J. G. Farris.  All interested are reminded of the  hospital meeting at the town hall' en  Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. Business: Election of a board of directors.  Buy your membership ticket early.  At the December meeting on Tuesday  Tonight's social attraction is the bnd *  drive under Women's Institute auspie <*  at the Parish Hall, with cards at 8.: 6  prompt.   The admission is 60 centc?.  United Church  Rev. R, E, CRIBB, B.A., Minister.  Local and Persona!  night tlie  Legion  Ojj_r-_i^._������������.������  committee to devise ways and means and  get estimates on the cost of building a  suitable hail on ,the lots owned by the  !_ezicn on Barton Avenue.  Creston and district residents have  remembered about 100 friends in the, Old  Country with a box of apples for Christmas, taking advantage of the $5-per-box-  delivered offer of the Creston sub-central  of the Associated Growers.  'Pepping Up* "O  ca/toaa  Imperial Bank Statement  Imperial Bank of Canada 56th  annual statement has now been  issued to the shareholders and a  copy of it will be found elsewhere in this issue. It is an exceedingly strong statement and  one that will give the public of  Canada new heart regarding the  condition of business in their  country. We know that business  is below the records for 1928 and  1929, but the trouble with most  of us is that we think it is so far  below that there is no virtue in  comparison. As a matter of fact,  the bank's figures stand comparison remarkably well, and the  ing "O Canada" by the school banks have always been eonsider-  children   at    the   cenotaph   on j ed the best barometer of business  over uuiiaiut. ss a w_iO_e.  The total assets of $148,000,000,  indicate a shrinkage of only 4.14%.  The shrinkage appears chiefly in  note circulation and non-interest  bearing deposits. Interest-bearing deposits are only 3% less than  a year ago, and it must be borne  in mind that all bank figures of a  year ago are the highest on record in the history of Canadian  banks. Deposits held for other  banks show an increase of  $4,500,000.  The bank's assets, in terms of  percentage to public liability, are  divided as follows:-  Editor Review:  Sir,���������With regard to the complaint of the Women's Institute  as to the poor fist made of sing-  A .... .......-^.-^  __��������� uiiouvc  1~a_.    3  -I.KU  request  that the teachers drill the children carefully to give a proper  rendering of this melody, many  teachers do not receive any inspiration singing "O Canada."  Besides many parents object to  having their children drilled to  recognize this particular song as a  Canadian national anthem -until  such time as it is recognized as  such by some authorized body  such as our federal parliament.  Along with our bi-lingual postage stamps, the original words  and music of "O Canada" are the  product    of    the    province    of  A miniature golf course is in prospect  at   Creston.   Mr.   Blakeman   of Cranbrook has arranged with   Creston Co-  Operative Fruit Exchange for the use of  I the big warehouse, provided the insur-  x-EOR a.oS_^LE~a?a^'   sIuish   in   rf   ance companies have no objection to it  shape,  $3-50 cash    ^���������  '��������� -"���������  n+ c  The village council meets in December  session on Monday evening.  11.00 a.ra ��������� WYNNDEL-;  4.00 D.xd.���������CANYON.  7.30 p.m.���������CRESTON.  hOAk FOR SERVICE ���������  YORKSHIRE, Registered.    Fee, 53.  Bert Yerbury, Camp Lister.  REGISTERED   DUROC - JERSEY.  Fee, $3,   D. Learmonth, Creaton.  TRAVEL hy  tnp R!K  B      'Sa-C ���������   *a_ aaaa���������PT  ^fc-a' "^__F  Can  be seen  at S  Fraser's, Erickson.  Dr. W. A Kibie. of Cottonwood,  Xdsho V.SS a visitor here at the weekend,  a guest of Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Farris.  Mrs. lillie, who has been at Calgary  and Blairmore, Alberta, for the past ten  days, returned, to Creston on Tuesday.  _- . _������      ������-. a. T -art        _ll������ _.*!_.    -   T VXa>      O-MjJEl _>UgIali.y      USCU  Warner 8 tube electric radio, cost $213  new; going st $99.50. E. G. Timmons,  Creston.  FOR SALE���������Crosscut wood_ sawing  outfit, without engine, 1>I5, or will trade  for    poles   for    wood.   Percy   Boffey,  Creston.  FOR SALE���������Or trade for cattle one  Master Six McLaughlin and a 4-wheel  trailer carry tea, all in good condition,  F. Simpkins, Wynndel.  being used for that purpose.  If it is possible one of the quite numerous ladies* church, organizations will  disappear at the first of the year. At  the December meeting on Tuesday the  Ladies' Guild of Christ Church voted in  favor of amalgamating with the Women's  Auxiliary of the same congregation'  which was organized about three years  ago.  At   the  annual   meeting   of   Creston  Masonic Lodge on Wednesday evening  last year's elective   officers were given  another term.   M. R. Joyce was re-elected master, with L. Littlejohn and R. J.  Forbes again named senior and  junior '  warden respectively.   Appointive officers  will be  named   and   installation   takes  place on the evening of December  27th.  SPUKANl:  Bonners Perry, Sandpoint  its  Quicker, More  Comfortable  Less Expensive  Leave  CRESTON  12.05,  Noor.  Arrive SPOKANE 4.45 p.m.  One-way Fare  to Spokane  FIVE DOLLARS  Leave Spokane 8.30 a.m.  Arrive CRESTON 3.10 p.m.  Bus Leaves PERDUE ,���������  GARAGE, Creston  PHONE 5 for Resefvations and  all other information.  ifiOior  SPOKANE  1AL.  JLs ycyor d$^n$������l__tst"  going in for a  musical career?  Some clay she will pass her final  examinations. Then she will open a  studio of her own and be looking for  pupils. Hundreds of little boys and  girls all over British Columbia would  love to take up music if Baddy only  had steady work, but Baddy works in  ft factory and the factory is not very  busy because ....  Don't you see that everyone's prosperity depends upon the properity of  everyone else. You have your part to  play every time you make a purchase.  Ask for B.C. Prod toots.  BlC- products  tr*_ _"   V _*_, Wal    fk    If If  Ol_J_-^i-Ja-T-VJ  of th* VANCOUVER DOAKD OF TRADE  Wm '   ^**m**t t^J^V^^   *      i*  ^^"^aa^  ^mmm*M*r     ^***m^^  i^gjm^ai^.  OF CANADA  CONDENSED   BALANCE   SHEET  Year Ending 31st October, 1930  LIABILITIES  Notes of the Barak in Circulation $    8,"_92,3 25.00  Deposits by the Public  114,291,244.23  Deposits by Other Banks .       8,393,488.64  Letters of Credit Outstanding.............. ,         872,487.59  $132,149,545.46  Dividend, Bonus and Unclaimed Dividends  280,372,75  Capital Reserve and Undivided Profit .     15,740,545.03  $148,170,463.24  ASSETS  Cash on Hand ami in Banks , ...$ 15,986,764.03  Cash in Central Gold Reserve       1,250,000.00  Cash on deposit with Minister of Finance         3 74,490.99  Notes andCheques. on Other Banks ,      9,129,609.74  " $ 26,740,864.76  Government ancl Municipal Securities    26,823,925.66  Other Bonds, Debentures and Stocks      2,103,616.15  Call Loans on Securities.     17,851,443.98  $ 73,519,850.55  Commercial Loans and Advances,.    66,846,170.53  Baiik PremEses..- ���������.���������.....���������.. ,      5,989,641.19  Other Assets ,         942.313..36  Liabilities of Customers under Letters of Credit         872,487.59  ��������� a.ll.W������IH������-la IW Ill ******HwmilMl  $148,170,463.24  ss.;, I..;1 iii ..can,-������������-  FRANK A. ROLPH, A. E. PHIPPS,  President. General Manager.  AUDITORS' REPORT TO THE SHAREHOLDERS:  We report to tlie Shareholders of the Imperial Bank of .Crtiuula:---  That we have examined the above Balance Sheet as at October 31st, 1M0, and compared It with  tlie books, and vouchers ������t Head Office and -with th������ certified returns from the Branches. We have  obtained all the .nfn������ruition and- explanations that we have required, and ln our opinion tlie trans-  ������tet������*>ne_ ol tit- __j-k.B_ wbicl. li&ve coijjw siftder ���������_���������������- s,*s_k_ fcs.vc E>c_k within the powers af the SariSi,  Im <vtir -.pinion the Balance Sheet discloses the true condition of the Bank, and ia as euown by  the hooka o. the Bank.  Tlie above Balance Sheet doe* not Include money which haa been Bet aside by tho i__ar_holdeti  from time .to time lor the purpose of ������ Pension Vimd. *  A. _J. Susvitekd, CA.,  of Feat, Murwlclt, Mitchell <Sc Co.  "^ ' 1). McK. McCociXATro., P,���������.i...  Toronto, November loth, 1030. of Price, Waterhouse & Co.  WBUfM THE 'CBESTOB .'BEVatEW  /?/  _   _a  fa  fa  m ******   n    spBi  w m- '  Choice Selection  Chocolates,    Smokers5   Goods,    China  Brass, Dutch Silver, Ivory, Toilet Sets  5������ritM.   TP,nwei������  fa  fa  fa  _F_f_n������_������a5aBB_P_a_!_a_f^^  E." Spratt, E. Sutcliffe, C." Taylor, D.  Trevelyan, C. York. B. Ferguson, L.  McLaren.'  Divisio   2 - Miss Meldrum, teacher.  Per cent, attendance, 98.  Proftcienc"-": Grade 6���������Ruth Spencer,  Theo. Tompkins, Margaret Torchia.  Grade 7���������George Dodd, Ruth Hare and  Godfrey Vigne equa|_ Nila Hintz.  Perfect a tendancer-^Bill Bourdon ��������� Edward ,Bradjv Clarence Embree,- Irving  Ferguson, Stnarfc Hilton. August Morabito, Frank Nortb, Rachel Morrow,  Norman Nickel, Clara Schmidt, Buth  Spencer, Thei> Tompkins,. Margaret  Torchia, Treasa -Torchia, Robert Willis,  Everett Walkee, Arthur Dodd, G,eorge  Dodd, Ruth. Hare, Margaret Henderson,  Bud Perdue, Mary Prentice, Godfrey  Vigne, Bill Chemoff.  'Parchment Shades, Ztita,"Flower Bags  Fountain Pens, Stationery, Perfume  Bath   Salts, Knives,   docks, Watches  Necklaces.  Christinas Cards, Tags, Seals, Paper  Ribbon, Tinsel, Candles  Decorations  fa  aW  ������*_r_  fa  5^  UlttSSUN  una duu&v SiuRc  GEO. HL Ii_Er._JY  TOE  R__.X__a_T_.I_  STORE  fa  fa  _ =-���������  w  fa  tv_?  fa  m   ������   A   |l    A I   _tl        _- ���������  aft II A I -ah ���������  A a.  A II M I ��������� |."||   |   jfc  HEIFER   ESTRAY  Came to my premises on or about  October 1st, 1930 one red 2-year old  heifer, no brand visible. Owner can  have same on proving property and paying expenses.    D. C. BTJNCE, Creston.  f_3  The  Gift Shop  ������ 1IH  pun ^  lney notn go togetner, so we are giving one away  with every two ton coal order.    Order your coal now.  and get a Coal Pail, and also try the new JEWELL  Coal.    Our customers say its the best coal that has  ever been here, and we urge _jpu to try it.  4  REG.WATSON  ALBERT DAVIES  VfV'VT' V  .^m^.v-w.yr'WWV"  ���������vr'w.a-'y  ���������WWV ��������� v 'W  "r*y y^*y vy  ,EFORE BUYING your  Christmas Presents call  in and look my line of  Presents over. I have placed  in stock the finest line of  Christmas Goods I have ever  had in my shop A great  variety of Presents suitable  for Gents, Ladies, Boys and  Girls. It costs nothing to  look the range over and yoli  are under no obligation to  Presents ranging hi price  from Five Cents to Twenty  Dollars.  V. MAWSON  CRESTON  1  FOR SALE���������Yorkshire brood sow,  $22.   A, E. Dent, Gamp Lister, B.C.  FOR SALE���������Pontiac sedan, 1929,  new, bargain.    Perdue Garage, Creston:  Miss Ena Christie returned on Monday from a holiday visit with friends in  Nelson. ^  FOR   SALE���������Brunswick phonograph,  cost $142; going at ������42.50.    E.G. Tim-  mons, Creston.  CUTTER FOR SALE���������High class  McLaughlin cutter," good as new. Jas.  Compton, Creston.  Creston Board of Trade meets in  December session at the town hall on  Tuesday evening.  Miss Helen Moore of   Nelson was a  visitor with her father. George  Moore, a  few days last week.  Fish and Chip Supper at King George  Hotel every Saturday evening from 6 to  12. ������ Carry your supper home.  Dr. McKenzie and O. Sostad of the  high school staff ere weekend visitors  with friends in Cranbrook.  The evening of December. -31st has  been booked for the usual New Years  dance'in the Grand theatre ballroom.  Rev. A. J. Doull, bishop of Kootenay,  is   due   here   this   (Thursday)   evening  when he will speak in the Parish Hall on  the recent Lamberth conference.  We invite you to inspect our  tnew stock of  Men's  mWWmfmgOk afkS.  C������ ^m\Mm)������m%dS^ aG.  BmmmW 0    Utff������p tjju^ffi   _ XE^EB SB B w3*Br y^^Smjg^  which have just arrived !  Newest Shapes.  Nice assortment of sizes.  Prices are r  A. MirabeflS  Shoe and   Harness   Repairing  November Public  School Report  Divisions 1 and 2 Have 98 Per  Cent. Attendance Showing���������  Division 5 Stands at 96 Per  Cent.���������210 Pupils Enrolled.  Division 1���������E. Marriott, Principal.  Number attending during month, 31.  Average daily attendance, 30.63.  Rer cent, of attendance, 98.9.  Proficiency: Grade S���������Doris Crosby  83.7, Dorothy Palmer 83.1, Daisy Tie-  velyan 81.5. Grade 7���������Eleanor Spratt  82, Charlie Taylor 79, Ethel Sutcliffe'76.  Perfect attendance���������-E. Armitage, M.  Armitage, I. Bourdon, O. Connatty, D.  Crosby, J. Downes, IT. Johnson. E. La-  Belle, EI. Lewis, B. Morrow, P.   Mac-  Division 3���������Miss Wide, teacher.  Per cent, attendance, 93.  Proficiency: Gradef 5b���������Clara Paulson,  Beryl Palmer; Ruth Davis, Leona  Schmidt and Billy Craig equal. Grade 4b  ���������Irene Brady, Francis Bourdon, Willie  Krygsveld.  Perfect attendance���������Irene -Brady  Francis* Bourdon, r Maisie Ferguson,  Charlie French, Russell Gabelhei, Egon  Hollm, Wilfred LaBelle, Phyllis Lowther,  Helen   McCreath,  Irwi.;  Nickel,   Ruby  .Imer, ivelyn Perdue, Jessie Spratt,  Billy Weir, Campbell York, David Arm  itage, Billie Craig. Gladys" Davies, Iona  Hills, Beryl Painter, Clara Paulson,  Leona Schmidt, Richard Trevelyan,  Edra Walkey. ,  Division 4���������Miss Learmonth, teacher.  Per cent attendance, 87.66.  Proficiency: Grade 4b���������Georgina Paulson, Billy McFarland, Jennie Hedstrom.  Grade 3a���������Vernon" Donaldson, Ethel  Morrow, Betty Kernaghan.  Perfect attendance-���������Jamss Bourdon,  Bernnavd Connatty, Lorna Donaldson,  Corinne Doneau, Margurite Grant*  Betty Kernaghan, "������ Robert Lowther,"  Billy McFarland, Irene Pridham, Ariel  Shade. Elmer Walkey, Mary Watson,  Ardrey Weir, Edith Johnston, Marion  McGinnis. ^  Division 5���������Miss Hobden, teacher.  Per cent, attendance, 96.6.  Profficien cy: Crade 2b ��������� Yivi an Walkey,  Eileen Pendry. Grade 2a���������Olga Hurack,  Margaret Cribb. Grade 3b���������Kenneth  Hester, Jack Hall.   ������   -3. -  Perfect attendarjce^-Iolmer Bailey.  Charlie Brunham,. George Crawford,  Margaret Cribb,. Bert Crosby. James  Edwards, William Edwards, Kenneth.  Kenneth French, arack^fHali, Bert McFarland, Olga Hurgekf Robert Kernaghan, Arthena LaBelle, Agnes Lovestrom, Ethel McLaren, Ellen Morabito,  Maud Ross, Tom Ross, Dorothy Schmidt  Vivian Walkey, Vera Watson, Charlotte  Wilk_, Edna Willis.  Division 6���������Miss Holmes, teacher.  Per cent, attendance, 92.55.  Proficiency: Grade la���������Helmutt Patalla, Jean Bailey. Grade lb���������Doris  Gabtlhei, Jean Bunt, Grade lc���������Louis  Johnston, Oscar Patterson.  Perfect attendance���������Jean Bailey, Russell. Bicc,um, Orman1 Brunham, Leonard  Leonard, Brunnam, Jean Bunt,' Wilma  Donaldson, Doris Gabelhei, Mary Gabelhei, Fred Hurack, Helmut Patalla, Oscar  Petersen, Jean Pridham, Katherin_  Rents, Willie Rodgers, Betty, Ross,  Brnce Ross, Elva Strong, -Catherine  Timmons, Leslie Tooze, Blanche York,  Louis Johnston, Norma McGinnis.  *_g' Illlli'II!!  !���������_������������������__������������������ a -_B.B__BB-a'B_-_-s-e_ss s_ ei  sa _____!  :__=_-____ _sss____  T01BPI_!gti!-I  o i%uu-.ieiug.  Uniii fig-jri  iinUaLnui-.  We have a Truck suitable for every job  General  Cartaise, Contract Hauling. Ma-  - chinery, Wood Supplies, Gravel, Building  Material.  FRUIT HAULING a Specialty  Seasonable charges.    Competent drivers,  ���������  We finish our work on time.  Iris  rtScOR EATH  Sole agent for GALT GOAL.  ;___5_._i!!___ie-a!-!  !Ig|8epg*_IBI ������-7l  A Spi endsd Ghoiae  ''���������'-"������������������. ������������������    f6r the  I  j__ ' ��������� *���������  i-a--ffg--5---S<  1  M.jL_.__l__-iiw-l-->-*---rtr%r An^nAi A-A-A-A i*A- A r *"- A - A*. M. , __-_ A- _H ���������.-___-_-_���������-_-��������� A.- __���������_ A.���������-. - _���������_--_- * Jh- A --fi.- A --fr-i-.-A  1  Prime No. 1 Beef, Pork  Mutton, Lamb &������ Veal  Phone your order and receive our best service.  THE NEW FORD is a great car for  women to drive. It is reliable and easy  to handle. Its quick accleration, alert  speed, effective four-wheel brakes, ease in  steering, shifting gears, turning and parking are important considerations for  women motorists.  PREMIER   GARAGE  PALMER   &     MAXWELL  SERVICE: Oi. ANYTHING OPERATED BV GASOLINE  Thrift  ���������5��������� ���������L A. JS. __&. f_.  I  TRY'OUR  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  Shamrock Brand HAM, BACON and LARD  CLENDALE. CREAMER Y' BUTTER   -  FRESH nnd CURED FISH  BURNS' IDEAL POUL TR Y FO6D  i ,' '  * ; , ���������  URNS & COMPANY, Ltd  Ken Maynard  with'  EDITH ROBERTS  m  "The Wagon  doiiji  yW^.m\^ ymmLm\*m~% m"MMf ��������� *Mt*\*m iyiy *m)wimtW'im''ii%  m ||iua||Wg|%uv������ ^y W������M|f WMWBT*(Wlt*^HB*#^tfV  j  Here's drama for you!  , Drama, ancl color, and  thrill .and action, and  romance a story as big  smrl attractive aa the  great outdoors in which  it is staged 1; See the great  wagon train crossing the  menace - strewn desert. .  See t he love story that  will charm you. See pictured adventure that will  thrill you. It's all here���������  and more!   Come!  P<wamom)t News.    Comedy  spending less  than.  consists   in  you earn.  If by careful economy you can  save money, you have taken a  long step toward contentment.  We pay interest on Savings bal*  ances and   shall   welcome your  account.  ������so  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Capital Paid Up $20,000,000  Reserve Fund $20,000,000  Creston Btranch * R. J. Forbes, Manager  m  ��������� i An. A-A . A-A. Aw A-A- At_i. A.tMm**m A--���������������---������>  ���������i *m\* m% i_-P__������-l-t  The Consolidated Mining; &  ; Smelting Company of Canada, Ltd.  Office, Smelting and Refining Department  TRAIL, Britiah Columbia  Smelters and Refiners  ��������������������������� ������������������    ���������������   ���������     ..  ,  Purchasers of Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead and 5_me Ores.  Prodncerfl of Gold, ^ilv^r, Cop por, Pig Lead and Zinc.  TADANAC BRAND  ������  -  4  4  4  ytvsjf  j ���������TTTTTT*  7IT5CT  XJ*. V ills W?'  jrrr������*rrtiex rri#vkr  \J c_ _n_t_5 J. jj'jt.'s������  .w*  3=  ���������=__  #Y        f1      ^_       _______  HoVS COKlS  without Dosmrf  Applied exfernal-  ly., Vicks relieves  jwithoutupsetting  delicate stomachs  m. M __. _#** l__f ^ - <fi___.  0 Qyp ������r^ <s9  Fo-F-reot&S  OFAl-UTHE  FA'MnJY  Hedging As a Bsasiness Practice  WORLD HAPPENINGS  BRIEFLY TOLD  Short  Selling  Of Grain  Merely  An  Act Of Business Judgment  The October Bulletin of the National City Bank of New York givea  a clear-cut explanation of hedging operations. The article reads, ia part:���������  "Recently excitement lias been  created by reports that the Russian  ���������authorities had. bs en \ selling short on  the Chicago market, and sales aggregating something over 7,000,000  bushels are said to have been traced.  "Everybody seems to have forgotten that only a few weeks ago charges were made that the Canadians  were selling short on the Chicago  market. The truth about it all is  that Chicago is the greatest hedging  market for wheat in the world. Traders, dealers, millers of all countries  use it to hedge their regular business  transactions because- it lead3 in volume of trading.  "It has bean said, as conclusive evidence of irregularity in the Russian  transactions, that it would be wholly  impracticable to deliver Russian  wheat in Chicago. Hedging operations  on the Chicago market seldom con-  | template the shipment of wheat to  Chicago, but are usually covered by  local purchases. A miller who has  bought wheat for conversion into  flour may sell an equal amount of  wheat for future delivery in Chicago,  but without expecting to ship wheat  to Chicago. He is protected in the  manufacture of flour by tlie fact that  if wheat declines in the meantime he  probably will gain enough on LIms  short sale to enable him to write  down the cost of the flour and so  meet the terms of a competitor who  has bought wheat later than himself.  "Elevator companies, buying grain  Tise ban on i__rnortation to Canada  of love birds, parrots, parakeets and  cockatoos has been removed.  The alarming total of 362 Otta-  WoJ���������3 arc s_u__a-_tf������ ������roai nxuxups, o*. s,  mild nature, it was revealed by the  health board.  On a 76-acre tract recently seized  at Singapore, Straits Settlements,  has been found a large amount of  high-grade sand for glass making.  Charles S. MacDonald, president  and general manager of Confederation 2__fe Association, has been elected a director of Barclay's Bank of  Canada.  Lord Byng, commissioner of the  Metropolitan police and formerly  Canada's governor-general, denied he  would  resign  as  head  of  the  police  through iit health.  Scoring his initial victory in Canada, _-i_ut.-Coi. Lu G. 31. Malanotti, of j  the  Hungarian army team, won the j  military touch-and-out stakes at the j  Royal Winter Fair horse show. j   __ ...       _    _ _. ,   _  Jl | at scores of railroad stations, hedge  The British government, by way of ; ^^    purclLases    by    corresponding  a    subsidy,    will    help    the    British \ sale3 on fhe Cbieaso market, but may  Canadian Poultry To Japan  Consfgnment Of Selected Birds From  BrEtlsh Columbia For Imperial  Farms In .Japan  The Emperor of Japan is among  the recent new customers for British  Columbia pvjre-bred poultry. A consignment of selected birds, which, sold  for $4,590, froin some of the best  poultry farms in British Columbia^ is  now on its way to the Imperial farina  in Japan. The birds will be used as  foundation stock for breeding.  Each of the hens in the consignment has a record of 300 eggs per  year or over. Included in the shipment are a son and five sisters of  "Malzie," or Hen No. 6, who held the  record la 1527 as the world's champion egg layer, with 351 eggs in 354  days. This White Leghorn was one of  the chief attractions at the World's  Poultry Congress held in Ottawa in  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  DECEMBER 7  STEPHEN���������AN     __AR___r     SNTER-  PRETI-R OP CHRISTIANITY  Golden Text: "Tliey chose Stephen,  a man full of faith and of the Holy  Spirit."���������Acts 6.5.  Lesson: Acts 6.1 to 7.60.  Devotional Reading: Isaiah 53.7-12.  Explanations and Comments  Stephen the Deacon, Acts 6.1-8. ���������  Stephen was a man of special gifts,  full of faith and of the Holy Spirit,  the most prominent one of the seven  deacons appointed to help the work  of thc early church. In addition to his  task of caring for the poor, he undertook evangelistic work, r,ud preached  with great power and success, and  wrought wonders and miracles among  tl__ ta������o*"le. Thc number of flisciplss  in Jerusalem increased remarkably,  and even included numbers of priests.  Stephen and Ilia Enemies, Acts 6.  ff HIT SOf fi_II y '  '    FROM YOUR  liVESa?  Why be handJ-npi-et! w-������h unn'tehily  blotches on tlie ������������������_. eyes with yc'low  tinge and that tir*������d and tanscuia feeling? This indi.~a.es a torpid liver  Headache. Di__incs_ and Biliousness,  surely follow. You must stimulate  your lazy livf., start She bile flowing  with Carter's little Liver Pills.  They also act as a niltl laxative,  purely veHclHblc. Tree from calomel  and poisouor. drug*,''small, cas'v to  swallow, and not li&Wt forming, _ hey  arc not a purjraf-ivc that cramps or  pains, unolca.sani after cfleet follow-  insr, on ihe contrary a good tonic  All Druggists 25c and 75c red pkgg.  _  -������.������������  ---, ,_   -     a *->__*    0-15.���������Stephen became a-special ob-  August. 1927. White Leghorns, Rhode  jeet of   y^tved    to    the    Hellenistic  Island Reds and Barred Rocks are  tho principal breeds in the consignment bought by the Emperor of  Japan. Several large orders for Japanese poultry raisers have been filled  by British Columbia breeders in recent years.  Recipes For This Week  (By  Betty Barclay)  (Greek-speaking)    Jews,    and     they  CHEESE BISCUITS  2  %  1  cups special cake flour, sifted.  teaspoons baking powder.  teaspoon salt.  tablespoon butter -or other shortening,  cup grated cheese.  % cup milk and water, equal parts.  Sift flour once, measure, add baking powder and salt, and sift again.  Cut in shortening    and cheese.    Add  Another Scientific Feal  Hair Transplanted To ..Watch Crystal  _-SSDS On ftiwcrinc  _   _~fl���������_   -_ ���������   ��������� _,  British scientists have succeeded in  growing hair on a watch crystal. This  sought to compass his death.   Among : has been accomplished at the Leeds  Swi ^Cr^^e^i_?_^tl^efSo ?iob^biy| headquarters of the Wool Industries  Jews or  their descendants who had   .-. ,        .        , .,  been taken to Italy by Pempey as I Rese*rch Association. A woman  slaves, but afterwards received their J scientist takes tiny grafts of ia  freedom and were allotted a section  guinea-pig's skin, transplants them to  &_S"__f���������*_____?_? __g������Ithe������**������.. _* - *���������rt^?*_  Africa; and men of Cilicia and Asia, ' crys*ai ana xeeas tnem wim w.oo_.  provinces of Asia Minor. These men j plasma and a special extract to nour-  disputed with Stephen, but not being . ish the roots. The hair keeps on grow-  lSt,f0wP^Hh Se wi1?om*nd "^jing, and in many cases has doubled  Spirit by which he  spoke,  they in- \      1. .    . __,_-_  duced men to declare that they had and m some instances trebeld its  heard him speak blasphemous words length. The experiment is one of a  against Moses and against God. I long series that the association has  After  stirring up  the  people  and  heen conducting to find out why hair  and -wool grows, and how it can bs  made to grow faster and thicker.  %  Broadcasting Company in putting onj_ot d of  ^ j      f  thejr | __,.������������������������ ..������������������,   m���������  ^.^   ,_  the-air 60 grand opera performances I  ~,Y. ������������--.: ,-. ������._ i !l<-ul<s gradually -_n.il  soft  dough,  is  a year in England.  Captain    Edward    Sycamore,     the  this country, or may send it direct to  noted   yachtsman   who   had   charge  Quif ports or by the lakes to Buffalo  of "Shamrock I.," Shamrock IV." and  "Westward," died recently at Bright-  lingsea, England.  Trade and commerce between nations should be carried on in the same  way as business between individuals.  In the opinion of Hon. T. D. Pattullo,  leader of the opposition in the British Columbia legislature.  The text of the Consumers' Council bill to be introduced in the British  parliament reveals that the proposed  body will be empowered to investigate prices of clothing, fuels and any  other articles of common use.  Chicago. They may sell tne j formed. Roll ^ inch mick on sli&htly  mills   in  different  carts  of i _> ^  ���������, _._,   ^,.._  ._,.   - -   _^_  grain   to  mills   in  different  parts  of j Goured; boardrCut with" floured������"biscuit cutter. Bake in hot oven (450 de-  New Map Of Canada  Gives  Comprehensive Idea Of Loca  tion Of Outstanding Resources  A new map of Canada ln colors on  a scale of one hundred miles to the  inch, that indicates the country's resources,- main railways, forests and  agricultural areas, has been issued  by the National Development Bureau,  Department of the Interior at Ottawa.  The map affords a comprehensive  idea of the location of Canada's  mines; water power, developed and  undeveloped, fisheries, various types  of farming, and other outstanding  resources. It is of such convenient  size as to bo suitable for ready  reference, and should prove of  value to educationalists, business  men, ancl, in fact, to all those who  are connected with, or interested in  the development of Canada's' resources.  Copies of the map may bo obtained free of charge by adults from the  aforementioned bureau.  Riadto Used In Crime Kctectlon  Winnipeg is the -first city in Canada to equip its pollco department  with radio telephone transmitters to  be used exclusively in. tho detection  of crime.  and the seaboard, distributing it as  they are able to do advantageously,  but cancelling their hedges as they do  so. Cancellation is effected by buying offsetting contracts, sales and  purchases washing each other out in  the settlements.  "A buyer of wheat in Canada or  Argentina, who does not yet know  whether he will sel! ..in Liverpool,  Amsterdam, or Genoa, may make a  hedge sale on the Chicago market for  protection against fluctuations until  he can negotiate for the disposition  of his Argentine purchases. When he  has done this he will close out the  hedge operation in Chicago by buying against his previous sale. He aims  to eliminate the risk of fluctuations,  but save a dealer's profit.  "It should be understood that every  contract is a bona fide and legal contract for delivery at a fixed date, and  must be met at maturity, btat obviously a contract to sell requires that unless the seller is already in a position  to make the delivery he will have to  acquire the commodity by the date  named. Hence every such sale as the  Russian government is said to have'  made imposes th������ necessity of finally I  malting a corresponding purchase in '  this country. Every short sale requires a purchase, and although a'  sale and purchase of equal quantities j  of a given commodity at different  dates may not exert precisely the  same influence upon the market, there  is no way of knowing in advance  whether the sale or the purchase will  count most heavily. Short selling like  any contract engagement is an act  of business judgment. Since sales and  purchases are being made by many  persons and form a,, continuous  ..U'.atia of buwinu.sw the.u is no reuauii  for doubting that on tho wholo they  practically offset and cancel each  other. On the wholo they are beneficial to producers as broadening tho  market."  grees Fahrenheit), 15 minutes. Makes  12 biscuits.  CO_n?__E CARNIVAL  4 tablespoons quick-cooking tapioca.  % teaspoon salt.  y��������� cup seedless raisins.  2 cups    decaffeinated    coffee    infusion.  *_ cup sugar.  1 teaspoon vanilla.  1 cup cream, whipped.  Add tapioca, salt, and raisins to  coffee, and cook in double boiler 15  minutes, or until tapioca is clear,  stirring frequently. Add sugar. Chill.  Add vanilla; fold in cream. Serve in  sherbet glasses. Serves 6.  the Pharisees, the elders and the  scribes, his enemies seized Stephen  and brought him before the Sanhe-  drin, or Council. The false witnesses  declared that Stephen continually  spoke "against this holy place and  the law," and declared that Jesus  would destroy thc temple (he probably repeated the words of Jesus recorded in John 2.19).  And all that sat in the council,  fastening their eyes on him, saw his  face as it had been the face of an !  angel. What was it they saw ? "Cer- j  tainly not some visible aureola or!  halo such as artists love to pa'nt'  around the head 3 of saints. I think  it was rather that unearthly beauty ?  we have often surprised on faces we  New Air Equipment  Oxygen Breathing Apparatus Permits  . FlySng At Great Height  Oxygen breathing apparatus and  full equipment for night flying are  features of the Gloster Gnatsnapper  TL.. a British all metal single-seater  fighter designed for flying at great  heights. The aeroplane is fitted with  the ''Jaguar" air-cooled radial motor,  love, that strange,* spiritual luminos- !At 1^.500 feet above the ground, the  ity like &. foregleam of a coming and i Gnatsnapper m&ves at 181 miles an  eternal   glory."   His   thoughts were ' hour at 20,000 feet the speed is 172  the source of that divine radiance:     j with fuU lc>ad on "board- to a height of'.  Looking upward, full of grace ! 20'000 feefc fa 19%  seconds, and the  He prayed and from a, happy'place   service ceiling is 27,000 feet.  ?"5t3d'>S   P=as">l*'V   srrteST*.   j-iitv>   nn   -fi-!_i   ^ona ===������_������.=__._���������______.^__.  First Apple Steamer  The first steamer to carry apples  direct  from Annapolis  Royal,  Nova  Scotia, to London, England, was the  -������������s giory sii-oxe mm on the face.  Sand Paper  The term "sand paper" is a misnomer as abrasive papers are not  made from sand. The natural abrasives used are corundum, emery, garnet, quartz or flint, and for some pur-  "Neptune," which sailed on April 2,  1881, The shipment consisted of 6,-  800  barrels, and  arrived  in London  poses pumice powder. Artificial abras-j in 14 days. This venture was fairly  ives include   silicon,   carbide,    fused  successful,  and from  that time tho  alumina, and  rouges.  some    of    tho    hard  business has contained to increase in  volume.  IOTiaill!Il,IHlflllillllllllltilllllllllliIlliiiiiBI!.m!III.llgl!lllIilie������B131.Bn....8.in3S.B5aSB  i:??ii!iii!eiisiiiEfii?iiiEiTiiiii!iiiinB_s  j^gk_k-C5   j[ otir   W inu. ows   i iiv  _n._.iw..i^..~.i-.....w-i-.~i-_���������_���������-._.-.-.. _._i5-.. 1.1    .1 - -     ��������� _ ���������   _������������������  __,_-._  .-.   __��������� ;-j',_-g-s_-'gr���������-:���������T..T-1 '-g------^���������-_-_;  -������������������ -1.....,.....^^ .  ^^%^^^������^_m^w_. <^.���������^^^^^w^^.^���������  Invest in WINDOLITE Windows and you will be repaid a  hundredfold in tho health of your Poultry and Live Stock  King Frost  nlpa al. all unprotected parts.  For frost Mto, rub well with  M\mirtl'H ��������� it kills the pain ���������  heals the injured tissue.  Yields Deep Purple Apples  Tr������o Near Niagara, Ontario, Is Twice  As Old Ah Dominion  From a treo twlco as old aa tho  Dominion of .Canada, J. C, Froll, 6������  Niagara township, Ontario, has picked apples oi' iloop purple color, nnd  of very good quality, known rh tho  "black chiof,,,  Tho troo is ovor 120 years old, nnd  wan a veteran when CbnfodoratioH  wum t-lgnocl O.'t yaars af?o. The Bowl  Vrns-nf&upfl-t'tt> Canada from the Old  Country by sailing vohijoI. Moanurad  ������rti nn h,v���������������h������, tho fruit hail n clr-  cumicrcnco of 12 % Inchon.  THE   ORIGINAL   GLASS   SUBSTITUTE  MAI11Q     IN     ENGI-AJVU     SINCE   1011     OlNf     ORIGINAL     PATENTS  Th!������ unbreakable glass Bubstlmte fe  light and flexible, easy to cut and fit.  will withstand extreme changed in temperature,   keeps   but   cold   and   wet,   but  In*  OUT DOWN  -TOUR LOSSES  ITS" INSTAI.LINO  WINDOLITE  allows   the   full   sunlight   to   enter,  eluding    the"    health-giving     Ultra-Violet  Rays,   which   do   not   penetrate   ordinary  glass.  WINDOLITE  IN  miooioisn.  EBOUSICS  LAYING PKNS  DAIRY BAIRNS  STJN1-OOM8  isxa  Canadian breeders of poultry and liventock are finding Windolite n moot ���������atiafactor_������  and profitable lnve������tment. Young chiclcenn and turlceya are entirely free from leg weakness and diaeaoe and will thrive in confinement under Windolite. Windolite cornea In roM������  any length, but 36 inchea wide only,  Distributors: JOHN  A_  CH ANTLER  & CO., LTD.  .151. Wellington St* W.      ��������� * ��������������� -    ������������������    *. WEONTO, &NT.    .���������'  uimumimiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiftimu^^ 52335   li-iTyiJ-.w.   Uxxx-oxuxn,   ���������������*.   u.  '/fi  feel Yoiing llgaiii  Enjoy Hard Wtork  Millions of men and women all over  the world take Kruschen Salts daily���������  not because they are xeaily^ siclc, ftsiisd  you���������but because they know the little  daily dose of Kruschen keeps them:,.  always fit, energetic-and free from fat,  - and also keeps the system free from  "bver-acidity. Y  Y -_Y���������.'���������-"-���������  People who take Kruschen. Salts in  a glass of hot. water every morning  won't have headaches,, and are always  free from constipation, depression,  ' dizziness.coated tongue and unpleasant  breath. e  They   have   no   poisons. ira   their  system because tlie action of Kruschen  Salts on the liver, kidneys-and bowels  causes perfect and regular elimination.  if   you   want   joyous   health   and  glorious vigor���������if you want to work  ard and enjoy your work���������try taking  II/"*** ���������<-..���������������.---_���������--       C-U������      Ai<������am������       rf. **������������*, ,������W--11������_\,ri������-  J-M.A IBO^. ft ���������������--.���������.        UCUbO1       **���������* msmj immmjr ' ���������.������������������-*__.._._-.���������  of  people   are   enjoying   their   daily  labours,  thanks  to   the   "little  daily  Jm\m"mmm*m?^      tm9 ���������  WT*f\ _������������_'_-  L'I!IIIIIBIIin!I.!.IBlI!IIIItllIili!iiIli8iiiiiiq  ! THE DUSTY  !  I    HIGHWAY    j  A __ BY ���������.- I  5 CHRISTINE .WETTING 1  I FARM__NTI_R I  *������������������ _r*0*.������nuM.ia.������-    m e**yn. -__>  J^g K*-0_fjr & i&tas-   __.er__V ���������������  r-������ ^^  ^Bi!r-ains3iH;snf!i!!iii.iieiiuiEiiiiHfiinsi  CHAPTER V.���������Cbntinued.  4tT*ve been a fool," he announced  gravely to himself. "Perhaps this  sudden heat has warped my judgment. But when I remeis-ber how  those two youngsters made Bakersville buzz by their hasty marriage���������  ilTSfl   hfiW  5t_F''-'"   HT"'^   T  i*r_T"<a  ^wr������������-r������   <T������   a  ������-������fc^WB      _*V 1 r        ���������a~__ V������Jb ^p        a,ai������jv������      __.        ������������  wa��������� ���������a* a .  -_--. ������������������       w*_>       bs  frazzle standing up for them, I can't  bear that it shouldn't turn out right.  Gay is a fine, sweet, splendid woman,  if she does lack the wile's of her more  sophisticated neighbor, and Nicies  true blue, or I don't know the meaning of the phrase. I've made a mountain out of a mole hill, just because  the" boy's mind wandered when he  saw that woman across the street.  I'm an old fool J It's none of my business anyway." And with that comforting conclusion he went home to  his Mary.  But later, when he' and Mary  strolled through their garden, discussing the blighted pansies, his mind  went back to Nick. He wondered if  the boy. were strolling in another garden beside the blue-clad woman.  "Mary," he said, "have you met  those people who bought Selina  Smith's old house?"  "No. They haven't been to church,  and I supposed they were hardly settled enough for callers after all  they're doing to the house. I'm go-  ing to transplant some of those hollyhocks, Johnny; they're too crowded.  Would you put them on the east side  of the garage, or near the wall?"  "I wish you'd _ call," answered her  husband with irrelevance.  "Call? Oh, you mean on Mrs. Halliday? Have you met her?"  "Yes. Nek Introduced mc as wo  passed thc house."  "And you like her looks? But she's  young, Johnny, Perhaps she wouldn't  want an old woman calling on her.".  John Maxwell laughed.  "Mary," he said, "you don't look  over forty, or���������or "  "Fifty," supplied Mary, .. smiling,  "or sixty, or possibly seventy! ��������� My  dear, what a cinch it would be (to  quote Janey), If the rest of the world  could see me with your eyes! But, as  you know perfectly well, I am sixty-  nine years old; and to some women  sixty-nine spoils old ago. But I'll call  If you like, .Tohn. What made you ask  it?"  John Maxwell bent down to examine a groen shoot carefully; then  etraightened up nnd faced her.  "If you don't mind, I'll not answer  that question now. I want nn unbiased opinion of tlio woman, and I  lenow no one else who can .also up  folks no you can. After you've turned  in your report I'll' confess everything."  "Confess?" laughod Mary Maxwell,  and her husband said: "Don't worry.  I may be a gay old dog, my dear; but  it's not my own sins I'll, confess when  you bring  your verdict^merely the  ������"_..'{������.    _.-c   _������������_������   _.���������.Sl���������..__._.���������.������_._._T_'���������  ���������������������'. >  CI���������11    HU    ���������Ujr     *V<_i������A���������     444.lCL.glIJKtXl.lL._l.,  "I never thought your Imagination  was especially agile. Johnny,'' replied  his placid companion of fifty years,  "but iff I can save you the price of a  detectiye I'll take the,: Job!' Come,  dear, we must go In; It'a getting  damp". ,,.'  It was also getting damp tn another garden, a garden on Elm  Street, where four people stood near  a bed of peonies. Could John Maxwell  have seen the group he would have  been relieved, for if Nick were standing near his captivating neighbor, her  husband was there also, as well as  Gay. It was she who broke a silence  that for some reason had become constrained.  "Nick���������I don't like leaving the ba-  bjes any longer. They might wake  up."  "But I haven't shown you the plans  for, my rose garden!" protested Mrs.  Halliday. "I've painted in the colors,  and it's quite charming. Do come in.  It will take only a moment; or, if you  must go, Mrs. Hastings, perhaps your  husband will stay and see it?"  She turned to Nick, lifting eyes  that were almost childlike in their  pleading. Her husband was watching,  and a faint smile hovered on his lips,  a smile that was, somehow, not pleasant to see.  "No," Nick answered, "we'd better  be getting back; though if Sonny  called us we'd have, no trouble hearing! He has the diaphragm of an elephant."  He cast a reluctant glance toward  a far corner where the roses were  some day to grow. It was a glance  not lost on Mrs. Halliday, on her husband, or on Gay. There flashed  through her mind, the memory of another night in May, when Simeon  Bartlett had given his advice. The  words: "Give him plenty o' rope to  run on," came back to her with  strange vividness. She turned to Nick.  "You stay, dear," she said generously. "It won't take two to listen  for the baby; and I know how-much  you'd like to see those plans."  Halliday, still a spectator, shrugged  his shoulders as if he washed his  hands of some-invisible affair. His  eyes were on Gay now. They lighted  with a smile, half cynical, half pitying, __a she extended a friendly hand  in parting- with her hostess. Then,  had anyone been watching, they  would have seen a vast amusement  sweep his face, For Nick also,  stretched out a hand.  "Good-night, Mrs. Halliday," he  said quietly. "I'll see the plans some  other evening, if I may. This wife of  mine is; a rank coward when it comes  to going into a dark.house alone! :T  can't desert her. Good-evening, Halliday."  He nodded to the lady's husband,  and tucking Gay's arm within his  own, turned toward the street.  For a moment Angela Halliday  watched them, surprise in her eyes,  an ugly little frown furrowing her  brow. Then her husband laughed: a  low, irritating laugh, and said:  "Didn't work th's time, did it, old  girl?" He stretched lazily, and moved  toward the house. There he turned  and added; "Seems rather fond of  that stupid little wife of his. Better  le him alone, my dear; Remember the  Ashless?"  She wheeled on him furiously.  "You beast!" Even in her anger she  spoke softly. "I loathe you!"  She went past him, inside, and  slammed tho door.  nothing else. Out of pure curiosity 1  read one this afternoon, and it depressed me terribly. No wonder the  man looks cynical if his mind runs in  s~   rum  t_H  Yeass  _.������*  w  Va.       *.  -tamo  Ql     j=ta--_rVS V %_���������     A-4_aV~^       W������_.a_������wa>  Nick smiled and said: "You always  did view . life throueh rose-colored  spectacles, my dear." > He looked at  her closely, remembering John Maxwell's- warning about the hollows in  her cheeks. A street light across the  way flared suddenly, illuminating her  face, and with, something of a shock  Nick saw what his chief had meant.  "Gay," he said gently, "are���������are  you feeling pretty tired?"  She turned with a sudden lovely  smile, and slipped her hand in his.  "No more tired than I've been for  a long time, Nick. I'll be all right now  baby's sleeping better."  "You ought to put him in'another  room, Gay, and let me see to him. I  can't have you getting all used up.  Look here! why don't you take the  kids and make a visit to "Uncle Sim ?  The change would do you good.  Bakersville's such an .oven from now  on; and the old man would be rejoiced to have you. I could some for  you some Sunday in the flivver and  bring you home."  "And what would you do ��������� here  alone by yourself?"  "Oh, I'd worry along. I'd eat down  town. That lunch room's pretty good.  Perhaps ..our new neighbors would  take pity on me occasionally, and ask  me to dine!"  *ils that why you want me to go?"  was the unexpected rejoinder.  Nick grinned into the starlight.  "Not jealous, are you? If I remember rightly our wise Uncle Simeon  advised you not to mind if I noticed  a pretty face���������and there's no doubt  that Mrs. Halliday has got one I"  "Yes���������she's pretty; but���������well���������Oh,  Nick, of course I'm not jealous; but 1  can't help feeling that she sort of���������  scorns me. Perhaps it's just her wonderful clothes; but somehow she  makes me feel crude and cotmtrified."  "The idea!"  Nick laughed, but the laugh didn't  ring exactly true, and for some reason she couldn't quite define, Gay  moved a space away.  (To Be Continued).  Progress Of Broadcasting Is Almb-t  ' Beyond. Conception  :  A  short .time ago'the tenth anniversary of broadcasting was attain-  Gvtj. mc  pioneer  station  of America,-  KDKA, Pittsburgh,    having,    in - thej  first week of November, 1920/trans-������������������  mitted its first program iover the '-sAxl.  The    broadcasting    equipment    was  crude, the ".studio" was an upper room  in a shack, reached by an iron ladder,  and the program, was furnished by a  few gramophone records.  . The  progress  of  broadcasting  almost  stuns, the  imagination.  A  few  years ago   it   was   a ' novelty,    and  neighbors entered the home of enterprising friends to listen-in to the new  wonder. Today, it might be said that  no   home   is   complete   without   one.  There are twenty million radio sets  in the United States and Canada. The  events of the world, the music of the  .UliCci l.    liailB    \J������.    _-_Wf      luin    call���������.    __v������a_~  don are carried to the remotest corners of the globe. The Mounted  Police officer, in the sub-Arctic regions, is no longer alone. He has  neighbors speaking to him, playing  for him from the big cities.  If Tadfo has accomplished so much  in the first ten years, what will the  next ten bring? Engineers know a  great deal more than they did ten  years ago, and with their added  knowledge what may they not do by  1940? The prospects are beyond conception.  Television  wiil  be here  without  a  ���������     B pa  * mjt B^ Bk Wm  \ IH ;I_EfliJ,  - VifiM? -i-������ f*������iP������_lP  ��������� ....~rraM      ������������������_ .    aa���������___������������������vr.m  itciievet. by Rubbing in Zam-BuW.  _H  I  _���������_  Cigarette Papers  , Large Double Book  : 120 Leaves '-'--���������  Finest Vou Can Buy/  AVOID ������NUTATIONS  __  Little Helns For This Week  "___tow* trg not ths  4. .._ ___ ._. _ *   ...   _r_   <_-_    tty_l_    l_Ul"  pie of God, and that the Spirit of God  dwelleth in you" ?���������1 Corinthians itU  at great events all over this  continent and in Europe.  Radio is, probably, the greatest  discovery within the lifetime of any  person  living.  TXTt* a_*>������.���������������   +la������  ������^ __...,_     _.__..  _  Finds courage from above;  Where'er the heart forsook  Warms with the breath of love;  Where faith bids *ear depart,  City of God! Thou art.  Where in life'3 common ways  With cheerful feet we go,  -When in His steps we .tread.  Who trod the way of woe;  Where He is in the heart,  City of God! Thou art.  ���������-Francis Turner Palgrave.  A sacred spirit dwells within us,  the observer and guardian of al! our  evil and-good. There is no good man  without God.���������Senaca.  An Automatic Machine <_un  Is There a Baby  _  Rngby Played By Romans     t  Game Was Not Introduced By Rugby  School As Supposed  The birthplace of Rugby football is  generally accepted to have been Rugby School, but the game really goes  back farther than that.   The Romans  played it in the time of Caesar and it  is thought that they copied it from  the  Greeks. They called it "harpas-  tum," a Greek   word    meaning    "to  seize." It was  so called because  of  the efforts of-the players to seize and  carry the ball from their opponents  and in this respect    the    game    rc-  cembled the modern game of Rugby,  tn harpastum the players were divided into two bands. Behind each side  was a line drawn. Between them was  another line and the ball was thrown  up on th's line, the' two sides then  striving to carry it over their, opponents'   line.   No   doubt   the   Romans  brought the game into Britain, for in  the ancient town of Ctasster  a ball  game was played which closely resembled Rugby. It is also chronicled  that the first game was played with  the head of  a Dane who had been  captured and slain.      In tho Tudor  period the game had made such headway that a statute was issued forbidding it as it became a serious hindrance to tho practice of Archery.  Is there a baby or young children  in your home ? If there is "you should  not be without a box of Baby's Own  Tablets. Childhood ailments come  qu'ekly and means should always be  at hand to promptly fight them-  Baby's Own Tablets are the ideal  home   remedy.     They   regulate   the  l\nn.ala.     oirrdafA���������     *���������>������_.    at/\mOi������K* ���������. VfcOiaaoVl  .���������w1 .w _���������_ ,     w .. ______     ������������_������_    _..~^. ��������� ..���������_..,     ���������^_������������������-.������������������  constipation and indigestion; break  they relieve all the minor ills of little  ut> colds and simple fevers ��������� in fact  Cabot te, Makairrk, Que., writes:  "Baby's Own Tablets are the best  ones. Concerning them Mrs. Moise  ���������remedy in the world for little ones.  My baby suffered terribly from indigestion and vomiting,, but the Tablets  soon set her right and now she is in  perfect health." The Tablets are sold  by medicine dealers or bv mail at 25c.  a box from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockvilie, Ont.  If Button Is Pressed It Will  Go on  Firing Indefinitely  A Scandinavian engineer h������s i.isfc  perfected an admirable little machine  gun which is capable of firing a thousand bullets per minute.   The betfuty  of this ingenious mechanical contraption lies in the fact that it requires  nobody to sit behind it to do the firing. The gunner, in fact, may be sitting comfortably in a cafe hundreds  of  miles  from  the  danger zone.  If  only he presses a button the machine  goes on firing and sending people to a.  land where  there  is no    war.    Airplanes without pilots raining destruction on cities, and machine guns without  gunners,   it  begins  to  look  like  the beginning of the end. For obviously every state will, try to get hold  of as many of these machine  guna  as possible. And once they-have the-  required number, and war breaks out/  there will be no armies to face eaclr  other,   just   automatic  naanless   machine guns firing away at each other*  If that ever happens men will perhaps realize how useless    it    is    to  spend   astronomical  sums   of  money  for cannon and tanks.  Discove_s Ne^ar Germ  J  &tiii$&Ms:t  '"PQ/ri'sMpi 'imianiititB  W>  "If,'   IT.    i*������������  CHAPTER VI.  As the sound of that slamming  door carried across the garden, Nick  glonoccl at Hnlliday'a solitary figure  pacing back nnd forth on the front;  path, and laughed.  "Sounds as if somebody wore mad,  doesn't it?���������only It can't bo Halliday  because he's atlll outalcle; and sho  doesn't look like the sort who would  alara a door, She's got such���������well, Innocent eyea."  '.'Almost too innocent,".'-aid- Gay  qu'otly. "She must bo thirty."  "Thirty?" Nick looked hia surprise  as they aeatert themselves on tho top  step of the little porch. "I should  havo said sho wasn't twenty-five. Her  husband's a giootl bit oldori Somehow  I don't exactly cotton to him,"  "He huti a cynical mouth, hut he  talked qulto kindly to me whon you  and Mrn. Halliday wore looking at tho  hoHyhockn. He writer) tho#o so-called  realistic thingu, you know, showing  up ftvft-ythlnff unbearable in life, and  XTscful  In   Camp.���������Explorers,   Bur-  vovors, prospectors- and huntei's will  find Dr. Thomas' Ecloctrlc Oil very  useful in camp. When the feet and  legs are wet and cold it In vV-ll to rub  them freely with the Oil and the ro-  sult will be the prevention of pains  in the muscles, and should a cut, or  contusion, or sprain bo sustained,  nothing could be bettor as a dressing  or lotion.  U.I II I    ������������������  -    ������������������T '-   "I  Same Old Word*  According to an "American Dictionary" being compiled at thc University of Chicago, to show the historical development of now words ln  this country, "anglophobla" has been  In use s'neo 1700; "anti-saloon" made  itn appearance iu IRftft; and "nfiHlst"  as a baseball term became - current  In 1801.  Scientists Believe They Have I-ocated  Germ Of Infantile Paralysis  In an unidentified substance ap^  pear ing in the form of elongated, particles, which was taken from a victim of the disease, science hopes to  have found the long-bought germ of  infantile paralysis.  Dr. Sergius P. Grace told tho  Science Forum in New York that  Francis F. I_ucas had photographed  with his ultra-violet microscope a  germ which had never been seen be-  foro and the significance of which  still is in doubt.  Wise mothers who know the virtues  of Mother Graves* Worm ISxterm'n-  ator always have it at hand, because  it proves its value.  Japan Desires Peace  Mlnard't, Unlmeiit old������t Boro Feet.  Visitor to northern town: "What  very changeable woather you got  hero?  Natlvo: Changeable, do ye call it,  Blr? If it 'ad boon changeable, we'd  ���������ave changed It lonjy i-got  Th n, P<rvn*������.������-fjOvlng Natloji and Recog ���������  n!a!������8 Utter Futility Of War  Japan is a peace-loving nation and  will co-operate in any disarmament  movement, Count Sunge Ku.okl,  member of the Japanese House of  Peers, said upon his arrival ln Ottawa  as a guest of Hon. Iyomaea Toku-  gawa, Japanese minister to Canada,  The fallacy,and uselessnoss of war  as a means of settling international  differences has been demonstrated to  .Tapan on two rocent occaaionti, Count  Kurokl said. Tho first" wasi the Ruaao-  .Tapanese war in 190f������ and the other I  waa the groat war.  "At the present time," tho .Japanese poor declared, "there Is a groyiring  Montimont in xriy country against all  war. Japan desires disarmament, both  military and naval, nnd will co-oper-  ato in any rciovomont to reduce war  machinery to the minimum that will  a-suro hor tiafoly,"'  Douglas' Egyptian Liniment relieves toothache and neuralgia. Invaluable in cases of croup, sore  throat and quinsy. Keep a bottle  handy.  Railway Mileage In Canada  The mileage of steam railways operated in Canada is 42 381. Of this  total tho Canadian National Railways  operate 21,563 miles in Canada. With  the lines operated In tho United  States, the total Canadian National  Ra'lway mileage is 22,90_. The  Canadian Pacific Railway operates  14,812 miles, but in addition to thla  mileage, there Is a number of railways under C.P.R. control. During  1920 there was a net increase In tho  miles of railways operated, of 388  miles and in total track mileage of  411 miles.  FROM ItiOTHEi  OF EIGHTEEN  Mlnard'fi IJnlm.rt.fc for Fr������������fc lllta.  Read How This Medicino  Helps Her  .  tW.L.ia.1,.,.-. ���������-.������������������ ���������*������:*������**.*������***#***���������**  Cft-daton, Albfirlw���������"T am fifty-nlgh-  years old and tho mother of eighteen   ������������������-���������- living olvlldret..W������  live on a farm and  I am a very healthy mother con-  nidoring that I  have audi a bin;  family to work  for. Tlio druggist*'  firnt told me about  Lydia E. Fi-tk-  liam'a Vegetable  Compound and I  have depended on  it for many yenra.  Whon I'hod thin picture taken, the  photographer was tolliiifc me about ht_  wifo'ti aiimento and after J. told liim  about the Vegetablo Compound hm  VVUU. to   tll������ aJi'tiU. I.Mi.O hvl.U .JoOulal .������__  two bottloo."���������MiiH. BnnTiiai fiGLi  kucii, Sit., Cord-ton, Alberto. THJfi   8Ji6J_8TO_a   KJ-VIJ-VY  Local and Personal  Tonight's social attraction is the bridge  drive under Women's Institute auspices  at the Parish Hall, with cards at 8.15  prompt.   The admission Is 50 cent?*  A good job has been made of re-grad  ing Fifth street between Sirdar Avenue  and Cemetery Road, which wi!! expedite  the haul of togs and   poles from West  Creston.  mi   _u_  a-_-a        __._.._ *_._       _,-.._?.-_4.  uau      auuuv   ���������   *,_!_     uaDicai  month in Creston and district's history,.  November recording 11 births, of whom  nine were boys. There was one marriage  and two deaths.  The ladies' aid of Trinity United  Church had a large turnout at their  annual dinner in the church basement on  Thursday evening last, at which the  cash intake was $75.  The Creston and Erickson Ladies'  Guild of Christ Church had their annual  bazaar and sale of work at the Parish  Hall on Saturday afternoon, at which the  cash intake was about $165.  Mr. and Mrs. John Bevan of Spo"kane  spent a couple of days here last- week  with the former's brother, R. S. Bevan,  and were guests at the Eevsn-Leiich  wedding on   Thursday last.  The December meeting of the  Women's Institute will be held on Friday afternoon r.ext, and the chief business will be the reports of delegates to the  conference at Nelson last month.  There was quite a large turnout of the  members of Wild Rose Lodge Knights of  Pythias at Christ Church on Sunday  evening, at which the rector, Rev. A.  Garlick, delivered an appropriate address.  S-^SsJllSSS; ��������� v^*alB*S~   TaOBte-s:  I  Men's Made-to-Measure  Koyol YoFk  One Price���������Coast to Coast  Si������B-<_  "_'^-. _-  r^l.T  of    Newest    Fall   and  Winter   Patterns   at  E_.  97 KQ  cir nn  Fit  I -^^ranteed  Deliverv  We represent the oldest Clothing House in Canada  Established in Toronto, 1868.  4_I? e      _f\ ���������       Z3 JL      -LZ-V' _-L_tf fi^ 4_Z?  Dry Goods, Groceries.    PHONE 3    Furniture,Hardware  SSSM^SSSS  ismsis������Bfigiarg������9i������is2I^^  g_M-_^s_ESi8^i2gi3__s������iiK^^  Ohoic������  Gangalawa   Brand  Broken  Pekoe  Shop Early  Only 95 Pounds at this  very special price.  CRFS.T_flN MERPANTIL E  ,IU_���������    EJ   ������H_ BSiTIS  hJ^-^    O    ^-7y,y CS   i3    C3 w ci HSSJKS cH yk ^SsJW* ffi?   ��������� ffi ^W    W    W PPiP( Bw_wi  (T-OIWiaPIJ.SMV     fi TO  \rH_r IvB I     >T���������1. B *J   a   y ft���������.   D    laf a  ^tta_a^:rt4fl^::^4ataM^  Col. Mallandaine was'a visitor at Pentieton on Saturday wrier: he was attending the annual session of the executive of  the British Columbia Conservative  Association, of which he is a member.  Trinity United Church Ladies' Aid are  having their annual sale of worfc= cook*  ing, etc., with afternoon tea, at -the  church basement to-morrow, December  6th, from 3 to 5.3������ o'clock. Everybody  welcome.  Creston Reclamation Company, Lim_  ited, had the annual meeting on' Monday  night at which the old board of directors,  W. Fraser, Dr. Henderson, Geo. Johnson, C. O. Rodgers and P. V. Staples,  were re-elected,  C. O. Rodgers and Geo   Johnson left  on Sunday for Nelson where they met  Premier Tolrnie, who was in that city at  the first of the week, and discussed board  of trade resolutions on highways, etc.,  with the head oi the government.  Mrs. Geo. Murelll, who "has spent the  past two yeara in the Old Country,  arrived back at the end of the week.  Her rtaughtejr, Yavortne, is remaining  abroad to complete a three year course in  languages at a school in Switzerland.  In connection with the installation of  the "talkies" Manager Rodgers has just  announced that this work will in no way  interfere with the regular Saturday  night shows, and he has films booked for  the evening of December 6, 13, and 20.  Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Truscott arrived  home yesterday from "Vancocver where  they have spent the past week  visiting  relatives and attending the marriage of j ;  the latter's sister. Misa  Ethel   McLean, j ���������  whieh took pla^e in that city on November 25th.  FULL GOSPEL TABERNACLE���������  Sunday: 11 . a.m., Morning Worship;  2.30 p,!-.., Sunday School; 7.30 pirn.,  Evangelistic. Tuesday: 8 p.m . Prayer  meeting. Thursday: 8 p.m.. Evangelistic. Friday: 8 p.m., Young People.  Everybody welcome.  The moisture supply of November  was considerably above normal with  rainfall of 45-4 inches. The coldest day  o^ the eftonth was the 19th whpn the  mercury got down to 13 above zero, and  the balmiest day,was on the 10th when  52 in the shade was recorded.  Mrs. Benney was at Cranbrook last  last week, having been called to that city  due to the- death of her mother, Mrs.  Carman, whose funeral took place on  Wednesday lastY Deceased wrs in her  81st year. Deceased's husband, the. .late  Philip Carman, Was a C P.R. dispatcher  at sird -vr thirty years ago.  . Short addresses by leaders oi the  Uuited Church, including Dr. Oliver,  the moderator,'and Rev. Pete Bryce,  will be heard in the United Churches of  the Valley on Sunday, " through the  courtesy of Creston Drug & Book Store.  Talking machines will be UBed for the  records containing tbp addresses.  A wedding of interest locally was  solemnized a' the Full -Gospel Tabernacle, Vancouver, on November 25th,  when Miss Ethel McLean was united in  marriage with Mr. Jack Wormell, formerly of Kaslo. The bri'de for some  months past has been associated with  Miss Richards in the Full Gospel  Mission work at Crestou, while the  groom was similarly engaged at Kaalo.  They are to live at Oliver.  There was a representative turnout of  Anglicans from Sirdar, Wynndel, Creston, Lister and Yahk for the congregational   meeting*  at  the   Parish Hall  on  Thnrsday night iasa. The resignation |  of the rector, .Rev. A. Garlick, was  acceptee, as he has decided to return to  England. The matter of securing a  successor will depend on the success of a  canvass that is now being made to secure  the needed salary guarantee,  ���������Wild Rose Lodge  Knights of Pythias  elected    officers    for    the   ensuing   six  months at the regular merting on Thursday night last, and those chosen were:  C.C.���������Wm.-J. Truscott.  V.C.���������-J. Romano.  Prelat<������--R. A., Palfreyman.  M. of W.���������E. P. Stanles.  K.R. ,& S.^-S. Steens't-u'p,  M. ol F.���������Vic. Mawson.  .  M. of A.���������F. J. Hale.  I. Guard���������A.   Davies.  O. Guard���������R. McKeivey.  The new officers take charge at the 'first  meeting in January at which time they  will be formally installed.  Ei G. Timmons, ladio dealer, reports  quite an active demand for these machines the past month. Recent sales include an 11-tube super heterodyne  Westinghouse to F. C. Rodgers, an 8  -tube Wpstinghousa to Ardrey Wilson  and a No. 240 Rodgers-Majestic to H.  W. McLaren. These are all batteryless  machines.   In the same period   he   has  sold battery Westinghouse machines to  Jack Barraclough, Mrs. Martin of  Sirdar, and Mrs. W. Belahger of  Jaffray. These latter aTe all equipped  with batteries that are guarenteed to run  1000 hours;  CHRIST r.HllRCH  ������_������ ���������_ _������ *_> ��������� a���������' a -���������    .  SUMDAY, DEC. 7  CRESTON���������8.00 a.m., Holy Communion.   7,30 p.m., Eveusong.  LISTER���������11.00 a.m., Matins.  ERICKSON���������S.00 p.m., Evensong.  CHAS. MOORE  ENOIiVEEF?  SURVEYOR  ARCH/TEOT  Ci?������������TO������V,       -        tt.O.  F. H. JACKSON  REAL ESTATE  Listings solicited.  CRESTON.    B.C.  Fresh and Good  Every piece of Meat that you buy at this shop  is the best quality, fresh, and handled in a  most sanitary manner. Enjoy your meals  more by having good  meat from this shop.  Our prices are most reasonable, too.  SPECIALS for SATURDAY   20c. lb    Boiling Beef. 12c. lb  JL    V*    -_.���������.VV#<-������������*������-������ .  ic~  _. _���������_���������������>  *V  Rib Roasts   Legs Park ... ...25c. lb  Shoulder Pork 22c- lb Sausage, 2 lbs 45c  Side Pork :....22c. lb Veal Roasts... .17 - 20c. lb  SIDE BACON. Whole, 35c, lb.  DILL PICKLE8  SAUER KRAUT  Hdtifiaiiit;  Phone 20.  fj]S_.|  laaBoaaaD-BB-Hin��������������������������� ���������  CHAS. PECK, Manager.  miiM-ii ���������-���������-_------seB-a-B---eH.Ba--BgiBe----99BB^  mmmmfmmmy  IMp������pWMnMM|BMMfa  |,.������|tfwlVuvl.lw-w.^_Vo^_i-ilV._-jj__.-_#rJvrij^r|1Vi^|iL^ri^-wu v������v!  ������jla_aV_aa_Wla-l  ���������  _aa_������_a-___-a_ 1A i_ jaaa. _ -a-  a. m*mmmmmMmm\m.mm\m/9, ,������ a--^a_-L_--a_ III. I-_I ,-l���������  mY OUR SERVICE; YOU'LL LIKE IT  STOP AT  Greston Motors  SERVICE  AJuL  CARS  TO  CHRISTMAS CAKEr���������Flous^ half pound. Butter, half pound. Sugar,  . br6wnB half pound. Currants, 1 pound. Raisins, seeded and finely  chopped, 1 pound.'" Citron, finely sliced in strips, half pound. Eggs, 2.  Cinnamon, one teaspoon. Baking soda, one teaspoon. Strong (liquid)  coffee, half cup. Nut meats, broken, one ciip. Juice of one lemon.  Grated rind of one lemon. Grated rind of one orange. - Molasses, one  cup. Nutmeg, one teaspoon. Cloves, half teaspoon. Salt half  teaspoon. Mix ingredients together and let stand over night. In  morning butter and line pans with paper. Put cake in pans and bake  . ^at low heat fo. about 2 or 2������_ hours.  We have a full line of everything  necessary for your Christmas  Cake and Puddings���������fresh in.  Raisins. Currants, Peels, Nuts, Spices, &c.  We guarantee tnese to  be first quality, and  .^prices are very moderate���������quality considered.  CHRISTMAS GIFTS���������Make your selection- now  -whilestocks are complete.  4  <  4  I  4  t  4  4  *  4  i  4  4  4  *  ������  4  4  4  4  4  4  *  4  4  Croston Valley Go-Operative Assn.  GRESTON  Two Stores  ERICKSON  ��������� ill   H-i-ali A>a������a<___Ut__MaiUfc_--J_aaaai*������_a^^ *. ____t__a_*MtaaM_-a_a*_aft-lfc-_a___a^^  Jmm*mmmm^mmmmm*m*mmJmMmmmm^  ~*Lm*mm'mmxm+i*\m *wm'*i yi|gi imummmim i������mmw^__> i'WnWiM>'yii>������ Mi-aMyv yrM ������������������uHryi^,i*,a_yaTMy'V'M|prMriny*W^<y'*~W>^^ W'"  GAS,  OIL and  ACCESSORIES.  RE BORING tf-yidf  VALVE GRINDING  with up~to~date  machinery  Let tts give  ,., ..your ft������������tor  new life I  \mim * nyniwp i yi������ i mt ��������� mp wyitup ������������������������������- w mti ��������� mp *im^-im*) im *mm ������.yTtWw  Creston Blacksmith^ Plumbing &  Heating Company  Can supply you with anything you  need   in  the  General   Blacksmith,  Plumbing; and Heating line.  We carry a complete line of Bathroom Fixtures in stock*  Baths, Toilets, Basins, Sinks, Range'..Boilers, Pipes  and any kind of Fitting, Bavetrough, Soil  Pipes,  Vitrified and Tile Drain Pi^cs, &c.  In'the BLACKSMITH line'we kive you tha. very best  of service, as we have the Stock, we have-he Tools,  and we have the men who can ddvtho work.  SITEKHSrSTRUl? &"I_BBD  A. *,Jk\+Jk.**m,������.Mm,mJm.*- A*, *, Jk-������.m\mim*������ m dm atv-H. *\ m%m\m\\m Jm.*> mmmm *m*,m*m*,mJmmto mm mJkmd  1  4  4  4

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