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Array mmmmmmi  [fczzk^Ax* '- ��������� v ;i*-W:7," "'  *Aa.tA'aara&,*us*ciars^������.!a?_afe__a_*___.������tf*������_ -  ki������r���������������  .    f  ���������pm-ris*0"  ,^-Ubrasy  apl26  * ,  Vol. XVII.  CRESTON, B. C-, FRIDA*, DECEMBER 25, 1925  No, 45  Creston December  School Report  Division I.���������H. McLellan,   Principal,*.  Highest standing, GVade VIIl���������  Arthur Couling, L-iura Holmes,  Harold Speers. Grttde: VH.-rrJean  McCreath, Frank Crawford, Randell  Payne.    ^ "  Perfect attendance���������John Blinco*.  .Ena Christie, Marion Collis, Arthur  Couling, Lettie ~ Cooling, Ronald  Gibbs, Mary Goodwin, Alex. Hender  eon, Laura Holmes, Jessie Learmonth,  Harrj"*- Miller, Hirell Miller. Jean Mc-  Creatii, Madeline fiioofc, sjinaries  Moore, Hilda Payne, Randell, Richard  Randall, Percys Robinson, Aileen  Spratt, Dora Spratt, Arthur Webster,  Gwendoline' Webster, Beth West,  Frank Crawford;  ' - - '  =>-' 7 " ���������    ������������������ -  Division, II.���������Miss. Jerome,   Teacher.  General improvement���������Tom Cannaday.  Perfect attendance���������Fred-Alderson.  Billy Bayle, Harold Beninger, Margaret Blinco, Tom Cannaday. Burl  Christie, Minnie . Ddwnes, Phemy  Fisher, Jean Fisher, Jean Henderson,  Joan Hilton, Hazel Hopwood, Sally  Johnson, Marjorre Learmonth, Edith  "Lewis, Mary Maione, Raymond Martin, b rank Morrow, Beryl Nichols,  Faye Pendry, Evelyn Short, Hubert  West, Els* Willis. George Willis.  Marguerite Whitney, Clematine Mar  shalh Dorothy Marshall, Theodor  Appelt.  Division  III.���������Miss  Wade, Teacher.  Highest standing, Grade IV. Sr.���������  Herbert Dodd, Andrew-Miller, Alan  Miller. Grade * IV. * Junior���������Sarah  Quinn, Gordon Reihwald, Arthur  Nichols    and   Jack   Johnston   equal.  Perfect attendance���������Herbert Couling, Hubert Beninger, Herbert Dodd,  Jim Downes, Jack Grundy, Helen  Hopwood, Mabel Johnston, .Jack  Johnston,' Lewis Hesper, Andrew  Miller, Roland Miller, Frances Moore,  George Murrell, Arthur Nichols, Jack  Payne, Katie Payne, Sarah Quinn,  Arthur - Speers, Allan SpeerS, Alan  Staples, Iris Taylor, Gordon Rein  -Wald,   Harold Reinwald,    Philip Van  included. Snow Queen, Chatterbox,  Coon ville, -Canada Flag, What, the  Papers Say, Carnival Sports and the  Sniggle Story. There, were three  drills, eight girls and eight boys  figuring in the'wreath exercises; six  boys and six girls participated in the  Sun bonnet Babies' drill, whilst the  junior sbholars put on tbe Candle drill  in which five of them figured.  ������U&t������p*  M&n&ffi&S*  Principal Jenks got away on Friday  to Eburne, where he. 3#' spending his  two weeks' holidays with hit* parents.  Geo. Jacks got a calr back to work  at Klockmann on the :15th, and left  immediately to 7 resiwne his former  position at the Continental.  Miss Flossie Evans of Bonners  Ferry,. Idaho, was a- weekend visitor  with Lister friends.  ������S1   ������j>.aCk  , $4%fry&*Bsssis%8s.  Miss Grace Randall, principal of  Kitchener school, left for her home in  Nelson -on Friday, where she will  spend the holidays. Miss Louise  Bevan, assistant printipai, left the  same" day for her home at Creston..  Fred Dotey, who has been. saw.ng  at the"Baker mill, at Waldo, returned  to his home here to spend Christ mas.  Rohert Maxwell- has a nephew here  visiting him for the holiday season.  a  A whist and dance whs held in  Hunt's Hall on Saturday, tbe high  score prizes being won by Mrs. Dan  McDonald and Fritz Molander. Tbe  consolation prises went to Mrs.*- D.  McKee and Mr. Boostrom.  Ed. Merritt and Pervin Comeau  caihe down Friday from Hunt's camp  to take in the* whist and dance ' the  -following evening. JEtex Millar and  Ed. Renstrom were in from Strong's  camp also for tbe ���������'hop."  Frank Romano, was a Friday to  Sunday visitor with his parents in  Creston. .  Misses C. Hunt and M. Andeen  were weekend visitors at the former's  father's camp, and relieved the cook,  Mr. Gurrey, for an afternoon whilst  he came to town.  A crowd of young people went  down to the Sash & Door Company on  Sunday for askat^M&e  Ssst" of  the  i#pti_B^^-^^rd-*^���������l^r^%^er;  J. C. Ht-lme left a few days ago for  Kimberiey,;" at   which" point,  he   has  secured a position antl. will he remain  ing for some time.' .  D. J. B-C&Ae of Kitchener was a  weekend guest, at the >"STerbury home.  The Sunday, school officials are giving the .pupils their < usual Christmas'  treat which is announced for December 30th at the usual"hour.  - Lister peopleswill' -be interested in  the announcement^ rorn Kimberiey of  the marriage of the widow of the late  Wm. Hurl, former*^ residents here.  who was -united in rriari i$ge with Mr  JWaldenbergat Kimberiey on December 16th. Amongst the invited guests  were Mr. and .Mrs. JS. Langston and  Harry Brown.  Grownups-and children alike very  much enjoyed the school Christmas  treat at the schoolhouse on Thursday  evening last, at which there was a  varied line of entertainment, incladibg  a supper provided by the ladles, and a  short dance, to wind up the Uffair.  ���������Prizes given by Mr. Jenks for proficiency in writing wis won by Irene-  Wellspririg, and for the best geography  project of Canada George Chudley and  James Byrne'were so equally proficient that the principal decided to give  a* prize to both of these, pupils.  ing    no   small   amount    of  labor  in  preparing,   with. Miss   Walsh    doing  double duty in- that she" was accompan  ,ist of   the evening.    Although   there  wefe    thirteen     recitations    on    tbe  programme there was no bad luck in  evidence anywhere with tbe performers   who   in   this   line   were   Melviii  Hagen.   Clara    Wittman,    Rudolph������  Benedetti,'  Mary Cooper.   Roy Hart,  Gilbert   Payette,     Denny    Trudeau,,  Mary   Abbott,   David   Taylor,    Ruth  Trudeau.    along    with    "Six    Little  Maids" by-half   a  dozen, girls,   and  Christmas    Dreams.      Andy    "Hagen.  figured in the sncnolouge,   --Learning  a Piece."   There were a  quartette   of  dialogues named Trials   of   a  School-  teacher, A New Fashioned Christmas,  Bertha as Teacher   and   His   Auntie's  Darling.    The three choruses included,  the    popular    opening    nianibe,f,   *'0  Canada," Silent Night,'*   and   a   verj*"  -fine   windup.   with   "Closing   Song.'*  There was but one  solo -number,   by  Lois   Cooper.   Margaret    Irving   and  Ruth Trudeau sang together in Jolly  OldSt. Nicholas, and Kenneth Packman and Lawj^ence Davis  were heard  together in   "Mr. Mouse.*'"   The small  boys and girls rendered -'Santa   Clans  is Near," and  Grades   7 and 8 obliged  with     a    two class     chorus.    "John  Brown's Body.*'    At   the   close   there  was the usual Christmas tree on which  were gifts fcr all the children as well  as the teachers, this feature   bringing  to a close the most all round enjoyable  yuletide  entertainment ever staged at  Wynndel, according to   most  of   the  critics. s  Curlers*to Make '  Up Rinks Dec. 30  \ .  Marcel   Senesael,   who  F. J. Klingensmitb left a few-������*lays  ago for Castlegar, where has a saw  filing job to take care of.  Bob Maxwell  returned  front   Nan  ton, Al ber tii, at the end of the   week  and, we understand, will be remaining  permanently to   take  charge* of  the  ranch.  Miss Trembath got away on Friday,  via Spokane, to spend the holidays  with her parents at HHmmonj|. Miss  Ferguson is at her horn        Midway..  Many of the ErlckBon ranchers are  busy getting up a year's supply of fuel.  - Last������December*s blia-ard <Hd; thetn a  good turn in that they are cutting up  the timber the big gale of a year ago  r-4aid low, *  There was both quantity and quality to   the   usual   Christmas   cloning  concert of the Eriekson school,   which  was   given   on   Thursday   night   and  attracted,ah audience that taxed the  capacity"of the school   rooom   to  the  limit,    the     programme    embracing  about thirty numbers and almost four  hours   were    required    tb   stage   the  event. " Miss Molly Kemp  presided in  capable    fashion,    and    the   musical  accompaniments were played by Miss  Jeanne Hall, a piuno being very kind-,  ly   loaned   for  lhe    occasion.   Many  complimentary   things   are- heard   of  Miss TrerabHth  .tind' Miss   Ferguson,'  who have dovoted nojand   of  time ������to  training the children,   and   presented  an   all  round   programme   that   has  certainly Sever been   excelled   Erlek  son's school history.   The programme  iT'iu   nicely   balanced   "lud    included  choruses, drills, dialogues, and recitations, as well   as   u   couple  of  nicely  rendered piano solos by Corrie Colli.  The children contributing   recitations  were   Betty Kemp, . Hunter Putnam,  Kathleen Bundy,   Clarence   BotterUl,  Corrlo Colli,   Madeline Putnam,  Flor-  jfja-n. r**\  Ow������'w. *tr*t *������       ������������������V ������_������****.*-���������%/*������������������     VV*������ *"������������������������*"****���������������       M fvln-**  Staple-* and Jimmy Woods. Tho vocul  musical numbers included a duett by  Ruby Martin and Walter Dodds, and  a quartette In which wore Marion  Herla, Kathleen Bundy, Batty Kemp  and Clarence BotterUl. There were  tlucc choruses, oui; by six senior girls  and the other two were given  by tho  V.J.IJIO    MUilOoi.       -������ it'*     WfVVU     u.l._i������>K<J-;"4  that had a place   on   tbo   programme  *f$^'-*n_. ~~������ ���������  ' Cyril    ariifl  have been Working jn Yahk for some.  time, returned to their home here for  the   Christinas'  holidays,   and'   have  made atrip to Nelson-'to visit friends.  Ben Hannem and George Hafstad.  who have been piling lumber at "Yahk.  have taken the contract of piling  lumber for Putnam, Palmer & Staples,  Limited.  Word has been received that Gordon  Burns* mother is very ill in California.  His wif*, who has "been operated on in  Cranbrook hospital, is recovering very  nicely.  C R. Paulson, who has been here  on business for some time, returned to  his home sttSpaaane on Monday.  Mr. and Mrs. Pete Lunn, who have  been in Cranbrook visiting friendsy  returned on Monday. *  Alfred Speaker mode a trip to Cranbrook last week, ^getting back on  Thursday,  A. G������ Strudwicke came down from  the Lend ville mine y wri'' Monday, and  will remain until after Christmas,  Miss G wenna Dinners, who hus been  stopping in town with Mrs. P. Molander attending school, has returned to  hc������* home at. the M Seven ranch where  she will spend the holidays.  Immediately after the supper for  the children und mothers in the  McConnel Hotel dining room Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m., adjournment  wiui taken to -Hunt's Hall where a  concert was.staged by the children,  nnd is certainly the best effort on tho  part of . the touchers in Kitchener's  hititory, and both Miss Randnll and  Miss Bev uh are given great credit for  their work in training the children.  Miss Randall was remembered by tho  pupils with an onyx ring, whilst Miss  Bo van received a- clock and several  pieces of ivory. The Christina-, tree  was loaded with gifts for ono and all  the children Santa Claus making tho  distribution. Tho children also re-  celvetfi bags of candy, orango������ and  nuts. A frco dance and a free supper,  given by the baseball club followed. In  which young and old joined in having  a ripping good time.  Grownups and children alike " were  out in full force on Thursday night for  the usual -Christmas concert ahd tree  in connection with the school and  were certainly treated to a programme  that could hardly be excelled any  where. Walter Cooper was the  official chairman, but the official welcome was extended in creditable  fashion by Dorothy Payette in a  recitation "-designed for such an  occasion. The evening's menu was  well balanced as to literary and musical numbers, the striking feature in  the latter department being the three  piano duetts n which David Taylor  and Manuel Irving, Margaret Irving*  and Miiry Abbott, and Dorothy Har^  and Margaret Joy performed iii credit  able fashion, while the violin solo,  ���������'Melody In F," by Crawford Irving  revealed . exceptional talent for so  young a bow wiolder* Everyone is  complimenting the . teachers, Misses  Cherrington and Walsh, on the success  of the affair throughout, the programme of at least 30 numbers requir-  Reed Hurl, who has been working  in- Saskatchewan for the past few  months, arrived home at the end. of  the week. _  --fiMi^tAhc~e^3^c^ ^"  'nursing at Fernie fflp _5bcre:tim&  arrived^'on Saturday to,spend Ohri*.l>-,  mas with, her parents. Mr. and. Mrs.  J. W. W^ood. ^  FiFTH ANISRIAL  Canyon     Trading     Company    aro  ���������* . ������ ������       ��������� a mm* ���������%.  t|-������JIH������-������mC������.il4jlfN  ,.ai������t-������4'  J J.������Ij������ ,������������.������. t������������������ai_l   ..aa H.'.JUM  this wepte with a very artistic calendar-  New  .     mrn^vL BBHI  Grand Theatre Ballroom  Thurs. Dec. 31  Dancing 9 to 2  Featuring Wyiiudol Orchestra  with  their  Novelty Music  and Novelty P&qcos..  Gents $1.   Ladles 50c.  Supper Ifixtra.  Mi-s. Guy Browell and daughter,  Ellen, arrived from Nelson on Saturday, for a Christmas visit with her  parents, Mr. nnd Mrs. T. Hickey.  Misses Muriel and " Frances Khott,  who are this term in charge of  schools at Glenlilly nnd Skookurachuk  arrived on Sunday to spend the vacation here.  There Was a capacity crowd at the  schoolhouse on Friday night for the  u-*ual Chtifrtmas closing exercises  which, of course, included a tree and  Santa Claus. This year's programme  was well up to the best Canyon' has  enjoyed in this line, the, youngsters  goin g through the drills in capable  fashion, whilst the chorus, numbers  were splendidly cfiosen and equally  well rendered, with Miss Lister, Mr.  Kolthammer and Will Ridd officiating  at ��������� the piano. H. Young of the  trustee board presided, but his (duties  were not onerous as the opening  address Was well given hy Clarence  Burns. In connection with the heavily  lotuled Christinas tree it is a pleasure  to report that both Fri ncipal Kolt  hammer and his asaistant, Miss Vera  liister were well remembered by the  scholars.  .Recitations    were    contributed   by  Lester Pochin, Leonard   Bond, * John  SponcoryJamcs"Griffith-   Annie Gart-  land   and, Ethel   VanAckeran.     The  individual musical- numbers   Were   a  song by Franklin Clark, piano solo by  William    Kidd,    and   an    accbrdeon  number   hy   Eric   Ncloon.     The  five  dialogues were A visit from the School  Board.   Getting    Even   with   Sister's  Beali, Making a cake. Advertising for  a Companion, and tho Census Taker,  Tbe drills were entitled   Holly, Red,  White and Blue   and Chip dance, the  latter by tho junior pupils.   There was  fch������ Mother C3ooho   medley,   the  three  ohon-aeo   entitled   fttar of the East,  Silcnt.Night. and Wo Three Kings of  Orient.   The Canyon   orchestra who  obliged    with   a    much    appreciated  number.   The Cina!  number   was   the  Christmas tree which was   well lad^n  with gifts for ������1l the children  anil  In  the dismantling of which Jock  Mc-  V>^*"UK -J**. w<*--.������t-. A*t\       *i        *y**.t%rtr,        0mw^(\^l$ttfyt  Santa C|aus.   >  A* meetixiR of the ��������� Curling Clnb  executive, with the president. Dr.  Henderson, "in the chair, was held  Monday evening for the purpose of  dealing -with the secreta-ry's report  on thecanvstsfor tnetsibership.  "  The secretary reported a fully  paid tip membership * of- sufficient  numbers to enable the olub to draw  up a season's schedule and to keep  the one sheet of ice, which the club  has at its disposal, busy for at least  five nights each week.  , A meeting of the clnb will ba  called. for Wednesday evening,  -December 30th. This will he-held  in W. Fraser*s store, at eight  o'clock, and will be for the purpose  of appointing* skips and ��������� rinks and  drawing up a playing schedule for-  the season. This schedule will be  based oh the number of members  actually paid .up, but. the books of  the Club will be kept open until  8.30 on the night of this meeting  for the purpose' of accommodating  anyone who wishes to join.!  Sy    playing   two   games   each  nigh double the   present   member*  ship-can be handled and the club is  anxious that every man  in the district between the ages of seventeen  and seventy  who   enjoys   a   good  laugh   and    healthful exercise    be  given a chance to-join   the "gang".  The secretary Bgures show that 20  per cent, of the   present   members -  have never seen a curling stone and  consider brooms domestic  weapons  of offence, so that no one need keep  out on the score that they   do   not  understand the game.  Sufficient curling stones' for the  season's play are- either on hand <?r  us^iraiisiii.    AMe,e3w6eufcivw uCpdior  k: A b^ tu^nout:of ti^Tdy op members,    ,   . 7,  ten dollar biir^yattruexr*; ;Wednea-  ''  day's zheeting ^b   -that" adVaufcag^  can be taken of the first cold break:'  7 -  in the weather.  SIrmmfar  Principal banter of the Sirdar  school got away on Friday to Van-  couver, in which city he is spending  the Christmas holidays.  Mrs. Heap was a Creston visitor on  Saturday, and Mrs. Dendes was at the  metropolis on Monday between trains..  -   <*  Mr. and Mrs. Dibley are spending a  few days with friends in Spokane this  "week, leaving on Monday.  Yardmaster and Mrs. Loasby went  to Cranbrook on Sunday where the  former is consulting Dr. Green a bad  attack of tonsolitis necessitating him  taking a lay oH at the first of last  week.  Mrs. Whiteside was a Cranbrook  visitor on Saturday returning on Sunday, Mr. Whiteside accompanying  her.'  Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Wilson and Gwen  were Oreston callers on Monday.  Mr.   Heller    of Twin   Bay   was  a  Sirdar visitor at the first of the week*  He has just had the bad luck to lose  one of his work horses, which missed  its footing whilst feeding along the  hillqide and landing on its back on the  rocks was unable to get up and haa  died from its injuries.  Dave Dow ia here from Cranbrook,  making the third man on the yard  crew in the absence or* Yardinaster  Loasby. Phil Brigg-a hold the job  down for a few daya pi ior v to Dow's  coming.  The Bft B crew have about" completed the bridge over the canal that  was a couple of yeara ngo cut between  the -"lough and tho Kootenay River.  Mis** Lillian Wilson has gone to  Cranbrook, where she will be making  her home whilst attending school in  that town.  A third radio Ih this work being set  up ������t Sirdar, in the homo of Mrs,  Martin.    It is a tlvo tube set and picks  of* v-wefv w.l.MU.011. on the   coast   as fai-  J cast aa Winnipeg. -EEEE    REVIEW,    CTIEKTOX. - T5^    C.  coffee  Claims Dominion Has  Greatest Opportunity  Editor of London.Paper Advises Canada To Pick Best Immigrants  "Canada has- the greatest' opportunity of any community on. the face of  the earth,** stated J. St.������Loe Strachey,  editor aud proprietor of the London  Spectator, in the course of a recent address to members of������ the Canadian  Club at Ottawa.  "A great part of the world wants to  pour Into Canada," he declared, referring t'o the building up of the country  "by immigration. "Pick out th'e best  bf it, and leave the dregs."  Conditions in Great Britain, were  satisfactory, and he wished to Impress this emphatically on the people of Canada. ���������''High taxation has  awakened us from a period of indolence and somnolence."  The   Modern   Locomotive  Throughout Canada on October 29 the question, "Have you voted yet?"  ���������will be asked not once but thousands of times. What the qttestloner will  mean, of course, is, have you exercised your franchise? That ls ;the superficial meaning, but is there not a much deeper, more significant meaning? Do  you really '"vote,'" 01^���������just mark a ballot paper? There is a vast difference  between the two.  'Admittedly it ia a duty every elector owes liis country to exercise his or  her franchise when called upon to do so., It is jus4 as rtiuch a duty as paying t^xes_ov obeying the law, even though ,no penalty is imposed for non-  fillment of the duty. -     . ..  Electors will be urged to "vote early," and this is good advice because  there are always people-who will leave the performance of this duty to the last  minute, while circumstances may force others to do so. Everyone who can  should, therefore, go to the polls as early as possible on election day. But  while making haste to the polling booth, do not be hasty in your act of voting.  To come back to the original question, are you really going to vote or  merely mark a ballot paper? - -.  Are' you going to vote Conservative, or Liberal, or Progressive because  your father or grandfather voted that way, or because some friend ar relative  is so voting, or because the majority of people in your neighborhood intend to  do so and you wish to be with the local majority? If so, you are not voting at  all, but just marking a ballot paper. "'  Or are you going to vote for a particular party solely because you voted  for it on previous.occasions and you propose to be "consistent?" Consistent  to what? A party name? A policy or policies which may have appealed to  your forebears or yourself in years gone by and which were designed to meet  then existing conditions but wliich do not necessarily have any force or bearing in 1925?      -  Perhaps; it is your intention to vote for a certain, candidate regardless of  the party or policy he supports solely because you know him and like Mm���������  although you may not "know him, you do not like the opposing candidate or  candidates.  Again, lt may be that you are influenced in your decision as to how your  ballot paper will be marked by some purely local or sectional consideration  which has little or no bearing on the welfare of Canada as a whole.  It may even be that some people have decided to mark their ballot papers  in a certain way with no more worthy, object in view than to '"kill the vote"  of somebody else they do not. like but who they understand intends to vote  the opposite way. ,  Not one of these are reasons supporting an intelligent marking of a ballot paper, nor are the motives actuating such marking ones worthy of an intelligent, patriotic Canadian citizen. Such conduct cannot honestly bo  dignified as "voting"; it is merely ballot paper marking, and, so far as Canada  is concerned, worse thn useless.  Stop and consider. On October 29 you are not voting primarily for a  candidate or a party; you are voting for Canada, or ought to he. Parties and  candidates are but ihe means to an end. but it is Canada, its welfare and pro-  gress which should be kept constantly in mind and guide the eye and hand  wlu*n marking a ballot paper in the secret and sacred precincts of the polling  booth.  '"rue. tlu-- candidate beside whose name you place a cross is your choice to  represent you in the Parliament, of the Dominion for tho next four or five  years. True, th.- election or rejection-of that candidate will have a. bearing  on th..-. i-saue a;* to which party will be entrusted with the responsibilities of  government -.aid oi formulai ins the policies and directing tho administration  or' thar- Dominion.  Itiu -h'.:..-. *.\v.> is������.uji.s-���������-.lif: really vital issues���������are big enough, to.call forth  th* r.xoi-i'.-i."'-. 01' ������:vi.ry *-'_���������-<"-or\s besi. judgment un warped by any of the petty,  inci.mf.--o.uen*.. >-.-������������������. altogether unworthy. conakleraUons and motives which, un-  f<->r*u:"ftT(-''l;.. are .<-omeUi-a.--.-- allowed to sway tho feelings of people in times  of election. .-xciT.emem.  If you w-.-ro :l -dinr.-holder in a large commercial eutorprisn.- attending the  annual laieeilr.s- nt tlie ���������company for whom would you vote an directors���������men  support In?- pollHeri whieh you were confident would result in Increased, husi-  n���������:.<-.-��������� Hwcj-HH and ]arg������-*- pioflis, or would you reject, .such men for some trivial re.������.~ori or pergonal prejudice? Then remember on Octoher 20 that you  are ,-i .shareholder in ihe greatest of all great Canadian concerns, Canada lt-  .solf. a re I th;*'  you r-r-    elravlrtg your hoard -'*_* directurn.  On i-l-j.-tion May, really vot-*, and <lo not ju.*-t. mark a bailor, paper. Instead ol hiirrylug into the polling booth. ;ujd hastily .--i.ratchlng a rroHS opposite  a nam-, stop with pencil polled and a;sk yourself: VV'liml i.s the bent ''orvlco I  can roiuler my '.ouniry mduyV Th--n VOTt" as yom Judgment and con-  KClenc- dictate.*.      This is of the. e.ss������������������e.j of good citlzon.shlp.  Older Type Gave Longer Service With  but Needing Repairs  It is a curious discovery thsj,t the  greatest of the modern locomotives  render less efficient service in some  ways than, those of simpler construction yln use twenty-five years ago.  The refineinents and the greater hauling capacity have'oe^a attained at the  expense of more frequent repairs and  longer periods out of commission. The  older type was available for srevlce  about seventy-five, per cent, of the  time; the newer for . only forty-five  per cent. So it often is with men.  The two hundred and fifty-five pounder who can toss a flour barrel into a  wagon may have less endtirance than  the wiry fallow of the stringy muscles  and squash-stem neck.-���������Youth's Companion.  NERVOUS DEPRESSION  . s  i|������|^^  z  TT   .-��������� ���������..   .. ���������-,,��������� *..',. ���������.������������������.. .��������� -. -"������������������������������������'  v i  .'���������   MANUFACTURE O        &Y X  IMPERIAL TOBACCO   COMPANY OF CANADA   ".IMITEO'  N  Why People are Low Spirited and  "Depressed  Nearly   all  women, and   most   men  suffer - at'times from, fits of depression  and low spirits.      Everything seems a  burden;   theay come  periods  of nervous Irritability, headaches and weariness.     People who suffer this way lack  vitality  because   their   blood : is   poor  and nerves are starved in consequence.  The   only   way    the^nerves can be  reached is through the blood.     By enriching the  blood  with  Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills the starved nerves are. supplied with just the elements they need.  This   Is    proved   by the experience of  Mrs. J. E. Dadson,    12th    Ave.,    east,  Vancouver,    B.C.,    who says.���������"About  three years ago I became very weak  and nervous.    I had. pains in my side  and back, and also suffered from frequent pains in tho back   of   my   head  and neck.     I was hardly   able   to   do  anything  about the  house.      I would  wake with a start.In the night and my  heart  would flutter so that it almost  choked  me.       I   tried   much   doctor's  medicine, but it did me no permanent  good.      One day I read about "Dr. Williams' Pink Pills and decided to give  them  a  trial.      These pills produced  such  a  beneficial   change  in  a  short  time that I kept taking them until I  had used a dozen boxes.     By this time  there was such an improvement In my  condition that friends would ask me  what  I  was   taking,  and  of  course  I  was* only too pleased to tell  them it  was Dr. Williams' Pink Pills*.      I am  now feeling like a new person and am  doing my own housework.     We would  not now bo wiihout Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills in the house."  . You can -**ot. those pills from your  druggist, or by mall at. 50 cents a box  from Tho "Dr, Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brockville, ������.>nt.  Wheat Pbol In Alberta  The Alberta Wheat Pool Is making  a drive for another 1.000,000 acres. It  already has 32,000 members representing more than 3,200,000 acres of wheat  crop and it wants- 10,000 moro mom-  bers.  Visits Balmoral Every Year  Matron   of   London    Hospital    Spends  7Fortnight   With   Queen   Mary  No autumn, passes without the paying of a long visit by Miss Agnes Key-  ser to the King and Queen at Balmoral. She stays., for a fortnight or  thereabouts, and accompanies the  Queen on moat of her .walks, iii the  ground, as veil as longer expeditions.  No other woman subject of ajoy rank  is honored by the Sovereigns in just  that way; she can truly be said to be  regarded as one of the family'during'  her stay. For many years Miss Key-  ser, or, as ahe prefers to be called,  "Sister ii Agnos " has been matron of  the King Edward VII. Hospital for  Officers * in Grosvenor Crescent, London. When Prince George had to  undergo an operation three years ago  it was there he went and when members of the royal household require'to  go to hospital they choose that managed by Sister Agnes.  - "* How Trade  Increases  Canadian trade increased during  August nearly sixty millions,^.as compared with August, 19247 A'summary  issued by the department of customs  shows that tlie grand "total/of exports  and imports, including foreign merchandise exported, was ?194,3S8,28S  last month and in August, 1924. was  $136,791,203.  TEETi_iW���������S   B&PiES  .Thousands off Them  DIE EVERY SUITER  Tho hot weather is very hard on  babies starting- to cut their teeth.  On the first sign of any looseness of  tho bowels tho mother should givo  a few doses of -  ��������� '1  As a vermifuge an effective preparation is Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator, and It can be given to the  most delicate child without fear of injury-to the constitution.  Sheffield Plate  Tho so-called Sheffield Plate, an  imitation of silver made by pressing  or "sweating" a thin skin of silver  on to copper, was first made in England in the reign of George III.  mmm  ThiB will quickly offset the diarrhoea,  vomiting and ���������purging, and, perhaps  save tho baby's life.  Put up'only by- Tho T. Milburn Co.,  Liimtedj ToroatOj Oat.  Hali" a I ont' is to>m������"ime h b������-tt-*r than  no cli-inoai to Io.li' at all.  Cluli;-!   n ro  hands or ih.  always  pi tii."--.  i rump:  tin  T  OOTHACHB  Hat jo tile file..' wish M.rtard's  In water rind place a piece of  cotton wool, saturated with  Mi nurd'* iu "ho <".t.v]f.y,  The Oil of Power.���������H is not claimed  ; tor  J>r.   TlimnriH'   I'.eleetrlo  OH"' Hint it  : will  remedy -.very ill, Tin.   ft;, ms-m.f. y-iv  !"*'> varh-UM that It nuiy he looked upon  j*.s.   a    general     pain  killer,       n   has  achieved   ihat i-reatnej-;.  for Etneir nnd  It.S    eXOellonee    |:.   hnflWII       to      llll      WllO  ''have teste.J lis virtue., ruul  h-nrned hy  ' esperW-nce,  I     Women and  AGthnna.      Women aro  1 numbered    among   tho sufferers from  1 af-thma by the countb-ss thouaands, In  every climate they will ho found, holp-  .Ighs hi tho -"Kvlp of this roleutless dis-  I ease unleftH they have availed thorn-  j -.elves of tho proper romedy. Dr. J, X).  I Kollogg'n AhIIiuui Koiiituly had brought  I n'*,w    hope    nnd    life    to many Mich.  ! Testimonials,   ������<mt   entirely   without  ��������� HollcUatlon, Hho".v the enovmoim boitn-  i tlr. it ban wrought among -women everywhere, '  Cleans Like China  Whefi you use SfifiP Enameled Ware  Utensils, you never need to scrape, scour  and scrub the way some wares demand.  Hot water, soap, a cloth���������that's all you  need to clean them. It washes like  chin-i, has the cleanliness and surface of china, but wears like steel.  Don't bo the slave of your cooking  ware; equip with clean, pure sanitary, lasting  Enameled  WAftE  #  wke&mm^^jummw7m  wiiS  ������II.,M wa������nS?  MMMMW������������MMaMMiaH__a_a_MaMaM-  w.   n.    r  >uu  Apples On Prairieo  i'Ui n**lri*r of Jiafph' H4u*t\ In \rniiltf.tMi '  --nil other K'"*v������.1oijH of thn pn.lrl-.-* in I  raphlly liM-feui-liig. aecordliiK to tlio i  :-up^rir������tf;ndent of tho Monlun ospoi'l-  iiietif.al- Hffttlon, Ten iln������> njiplen of  ���������iivn varletksH frora iUilhwell, Manitoba, recently reached Wlnnlp������'**;. Tlu-.y  i-tre all of Il'tsnlari fiirlKllii, ;������nd the  htrvjif.i irH-ufiiU'iul elor^-n and a quiirter  irit:ii������*,-i   Sit   f.it <:uiu'#"j too;.:.  Mlnard'a   Liniment uw  C������ltla  Wlien Se������:undo Tolleelioa, il hutchur  of Cntiipo Fkorlda, Culm, won the "fao,-  OuU   n,i.\������.-i luiiM-nt   I-'tLi.-ry  prUc,   he  ro-  duriMl incut prlc-'-i far below uuy oilier  ! butcher lu Cuba.  I ilu mU������mM\mmmm*mmmmmmw������mmmmmmwmm0mmmmmMmmmi4inmwmmm������M^  Keeps BYES  0*44-4 ., ^..^        Wl*������^* . * Fv .*'      "'-* *-.   *���������      WW ^...Mm *m *#.. m .  ������^������at*������* ,    *<-������������ ������M ( k*     4J.4 44-.    JL^%,4J..m...f .������*  W������kaMur|jn������Co.,Clitc*((>,rnrtlv������C������������*UcKik  \^  \\h  nm_i "i____ mi       ________������,  or  H ^^fc' H^B H _S������ ^*B i  '^/iiivwV  ,lrt C!h'<:rl>otir--. Southampton.  . .to H<������ir������jit.   -JlilSfTOW.  . u������  1-lVljl'POOl.  Btvuthnlnptom.  .Vprtw  ei*n-  ON A  CANADIAN PACIHC  SHIP  fAONI  MontiJ-iU���������Nov.    4,  S.H.'M-illtn   \f->*.trr>nl���������N"f*v. r>, MM \f"t������!������,n������nti,  Montroal���������Nov. ... H,S, Muntrust). .  QiieliDii   ���������Nov. 11, H.8. ICmpruHH of. I'Yancft to. Cliorbourtr.  Muntrual--Nov. II*. .S.S. MonUahu    to Ijlvwrpool.  Mc>i"tn!id---Nov, 18, ������,S. Mlnntidomi    t<������ Ohrtrbourff. Bouthampton. Antwerp.  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IlkM M&M\Ntl^,ti*,lto<i^&toMI^I&^~^^>-^bmM^ ,Jra>^_.M^__t._>_Jlj-..^__L.^,t__._m_������_������...a_,,).a.l _t._*__..iu_,.^��������� ���������  t.flttflll' ""^ WllMllllllfflllllllllfflWllH fllitt _>_"ilri  B.AJ    m^Anmm .*Am.fa.Ji.*mii������i.  .^l������^~S.ma^^i*M&&m^.&u^i^^^^  b������lk_i_.*ii_i_������jiKl__ii&iij:  ������____toik*._;jMi___i.������j������a_iJJai,tiJi_1__<_  i^W.tj^lJi^.J^U^  ,_i_.3^i������_j_.JM____i..aiuu.__L h^M TTTF3    REYTI^w;    CRESTON.���������'- B.    a  X lis \z*vetntcst r^yobisin Facmc*  ^Farmers or Canada Is TLat of  | Combatting WKeat Stem Rust  iiiiiiwiinM  j "The next big problem facing ccreal-  Is'i's in Canada is that bf combatting  wheat stem rust," stated Dr. Charles  *������* Saunders, former Dominion cereal-  Is^ and one of the leading plant breeders on the continent. "This is a  matter of great importance and extreme difficulty, and It is not being  adequately taken care-of,.", he said.   -  '"'.The loss from, this disease on" the  prkiries is tremendous each year,"'and  there is no method of combatting it  by chemicals or by cultivation. --.The  only way to overcome the difficulty, he  said, Was to propagate a rust-resisting strain, which-would at the same  time have characteristics of high yield,  early maturity and drought resistance.  $jpr.' Saunders pointed out that  there are seventeen kinds of stem rust  bfi the prairies. These are found in  different districts, though each district may be attacked by several varieties bt rust. To fully study, the dis-  ease, and to originate rust-resisting  varieties of wheat, it is necessary that  htany experimental stations be established throughout the three prairie  provinces. Only by the expenditure  of a vast~sum of money would tho de-  Sired results-be obtainod.  yfThe fampus cerealis't ii "best known  ail the joriginator of JVIarauis,,,,wheat,  which is so popular on the prairies  tHat more than-, eighty-five per cent, of  tbe.., ,yrti.e������t.,,.therg. _-,is.... $f ,.this���������;y a,fiety.  Dr." S3tindei^also wbfigiba^ed;'lhe^Pire-  lude and Ruby^varieties which made  possible the extension of the yheat  belt.'.;- severalyylyindredf milfesifurther  north th&n it had been before.  The "Dpmiuion Government is ut  present introducing two..other varieties propagated by Dr. Saunders.  These are ;known^ as tGarnet and Reward. Aft'dr. extensive . tests * they  have been found .to be . unusually  drought-resistant iand^particularly well  adapted to^^ cultivation in dry areas.  These will make possible -the production of ywhea^iay^ the  prairies where: drottghtis^c x  Dr. Saunders;'-'/: though^, for twenty  years primarily -^n--^i^^lturisty" is a  keen.':. '7 "^f-iffaeri t;^"^-' ^F?-f-:^r^B3b; oii^. vy3������^^-j_s5tTUL i-e; i  and also of music. Before entering  the civil service he taught music,  mostly vocal, and ho. has now returned to the raalim of art. Pie resigned  his position three years ago, and for  more than two years has been studying French literature in Paris.  Producing Clean Milk   ' 7   #  Guarding Against Alt Sources of Con-.  tanii nation In Milking Process'  A clean, pail, a colored, pall, and* .a  clean ' animal are the big things "in  producing clean/ milk. All other  so.urces of contamination arc of lesser  importance, states the Dominion agricultural bacteriologist In his report  for 1924. To injure clean milk the  pails should be washed and scoured,  and, if possible, treated "with steam,  and care taken to have no dirt fall  from the cow into the milk. The report, which is distributed free by the  publications branch; department of agriculture, Ottawa, describes in detail  the methods of insuring complete  cleanliness. Manure should be moved out of the reach of the animals, the  cows should be regularly brushed, the  milker's hands must be carefully wash_  ed, and the fpremilk should be discarded.      ?    ������.   ,    .  Oil Pollutes Sea  Fishermen,  it is  said,  declare that  -the7d^lirie7*n7th^  many sea fishing grounds is due to the  discharge of oill Yet in Its latest  report, the fisheries department.. states  that* its- scientific. *investigatlons "do  not.Indicate* that oil te 'actually injur -  ious to fish life of any kind." "Who is  right ? ;������������������:������������������������������������ It is indisputable that' the pol-*  lution ofthe sea with waste oil is killing large numbers of -sea birds.���������.London" Sunday Pictorial.  Meat and Bone By-Products  of  T.  N.  Constitute     a     Valuable     Source  Protein      and      Bone-Making  Material  The   Dominion   chemist.   Dr.   F  Shutt,   and  his  assistant,   Miss  S  Hamilton,' have prepared and the Dominion department of agriculture has  published,    a    fourteen-page    bulletin  describing what is meant by "Meat amfQ,  Bone By-products/* and    designed    to  furnish that knowledge of their composition  and nature  that is  essential  to  their  economic purchase and  use.  The feeding stuffs on tho market that  come under the foregoing heading includes meat and blood meals, tankage,  bone meal, fish meals and other related materials,, mainly the by-products  of the .packing house, slaughter house  audifish. canneries, and consist of varying proportions of meat, fatty tissue,  blood  and bone, according    to    their  source and method of preparation.    As;  a class, states, the bulletin, they are  highly    nitrogenous    and    phdsphatic  concentrates   that  constitute * a  valii-  __*  Peer at  of  w������tabil  _   mm*m**  JLiJ.a������/&U  S-07  M.   *jaF  ._J."L*������_aj5  opuL  Or Tne Prairies Is Closely  Identified \Vitli Tree Planting  Dairy  Product Act  Amendments to the Dairy Produce Act  and Regulation������,  The text of The Dairy Product Act  as amended this year and regulations  "In more than 7;.0.00 miles of travel  by the tree planting car of the Canadian Forestry Association this year  we have yet to. encounter a single  farmer who has migrated from a well-  treed farm.      The secret of stabilized  Tinder the act have been published by j population   of  the  prairies  Is  closely  the department of agriculture at Ot- ! identified with  tree planting;.      Even  tawa in uniform style with other acts!-*"1    excessively   dry   districts,   ivhere  relating- to agriculture,  new amendnient to the act authorizing  the governor-in-council to make regu--  nations that will enable the dairy produce grader to refuse   to    grade ' any  ���������dairy produce and to -withhold grade  Certificates.      Sections 24 to 2S inclusive have been added to the previous  [23 of the regulations.     These provide:  That any batter cut or moulded into  able source of protein and bone-mak- Imprints or blocks shall be deemed to be  ing material and are especially useful#-otr' graded;.. and that no person shall  in the feeding of swine Eind poultry.  It is essential that they should be "prepared from fresh materials and as  purchased should be sweet and sound,  free from rancidity and mould. As a  consequence, continues the bulletin,  which can be had on application to the  publications branch, Ottawa, it is obvious that these feeding stuffs should  be purchased ^always on guaranteed  analysis. -One object of the investigation,, the* results of which are recorded In this bulletin, was the establishment of standards, in percentages  of protein, fat, and phosphate of lime,  forth&;������aH6u^  der consideration.  . Motorist: "It's preposterous, my.  good man.' I'm an expert driver.  ���������What I know about, driving would.fn)  a book." : v      A,kA'~kl"'kA.AA;.-....   ..'  - .-/7 "  .;���������; Constable- :y yi"#&4kxliy$)^  know yrOuld" flli^aT liospitai.'-y^iv^us-  yotufeDanie-ania address, no\v>'*yC.y':.'  MenagCrle  of Insect  Life  The most amazing zoo in the world  ���������a 40-acre menageries of insect life-���������  has been opened near Tuxe&o, New  York. It is the idea of Dr. Frank E.  t.utz, curator of entomology at the  American . Museiim o f National His -  tory, who made a collection of S3G.  species of insects that were caught in  his backyard..  The Royal "Veterinary College in  London cares for    domestio    animals  yih yallytlieir injuries and ailments and  isyihe iarg-ast, institution  of Its  kind  in the world.  ^rand, mark, describe or advertise for  SBale as graded, butter which shall have  ibeen so cut or moulded; that a grad-  yer's certificate covering any such lots  fshall be. deemed cancelled; that no  ���������person shall pack butter in a package  bearing marks of previous grading;  that ho person shall sell, offer for sale  r6xy.. have in; his possession butter  ^branded, marked, described or advertised contrary to these regulations and  'that any butter op. which mould has  appeared, whether "on the butter itself  :br 'bit the parchment lining, even  'though all "(race has been removed,  shall be classified as "no-grade."  . World Poultry Congress  Alberta was' represented by Hon.;  Geo. Hoadley, minister of agriculture,  and J. H7Hare, poultry commissioner,  at the meeting held in Toronto to consider plans for the world poultry congress to. be held In Ottawa next year.  Hon. Mr. Hoadley advocated formation of provincial committees to coop erate withthe central committee to  make the congress a success, and the  plan .was given support.  The  only  difference   between meddling and Investigating is that we al-  ,.wa3rs investigate and the other' fellow  meddles." " ���������  There is one j migration was severe, the farmer with  ' shelter belts of trees managed to make  a better living, and  certainly had no  thought of quitting."  This statement, was made lit an interview by AinguV <J.' Gooch. wbo-rfe---  turnjsd .after .a; season's. wprk".:as assistant on' the tree planting lecture  car of the Canadian Forestry Association.  With 7,077 miles of prairie railway  covered this season and audiences  totalling 58,500 people, with 43S public meeting;s held in 146 cq-mmunitieSr  the tree plantihg.car of the association .  Is back to winter quart-ers here in Ottawa. On .Conclusion of this,, the  sixthyannual tour of the car, the officials In charge report that as a consequence of persistent education of the  western settler, tree plaating was  forging ahead as at no previous period.  Already 80,000.000 trees have been  planted by 45,000 farmers as shelter  belts, with incredibly great benefits in  larger production and more contented  home life.  The early belief that trees could not  be succes^sfuly grown "on the prairies  has been thoroughly dissipated by the  results attained by the forestry branch  of the department of anterior during  the past 25 j-ears ln distributing free  to farmers and others interested In  promoting forest" growth trees, seedlings and cuttings; for planting on their  property, either as windbreaks or for  ornamental purposes. .  An idea of the extent of this work  may be gained from the fact that during the past shipping season, which  extended from. April 14 to Ma.y 1,  2,470,000 seedlings, cuttings and  transplants' were sent out from. Indian  Head..to 3..080 farmers and 2,500,000;  were distributed frorn^ Sutherland % to  3,010 farmers.  LOADING TWO  klAAiAkWk  GRAM CARS A MINUTE  CANADIAN NATIONAL MOVE  grain  the  Na-  Sep-,  com-  1921  September,  Deliveries^ V  lakehead ' bj* the Canadian  tlonal Railways duriug  tember just closed exceeded the  blued delivcrlea ofty September  and 192$, according to grain figures  Issued at Winnipeg ou Oct.. ������st,  18J913 cars -were doiivered during  Soptombor, ^ 1925, against' '-'-l^Sl In  Septombor, 1921, and 12.65G In the  same month ol? "1923. The, dally  average for September, 1925, waf-  <530 cars agrtinist the'p're'vlous rocprd  of 322, established in  1923.,,'  Now   records   wore   made   by   tho  -Canadian National in   other   briincheH  of   the    grain   movement also.    Marketings    during   the month were,  207,000  bushola  against the   previous  high   mark   oi   39,700,000   made     in  - September,    1923.        loadings    wore  27,871.    CEira   .and    37,217,000 biishcls  during    the . month   compared    with  22,508 cars,  and 28.-172.000 buRhels in  September, 192:r.      Toinl lonflI**g'*  on  " Canadian, National lines   to , the   end  of  September  this'.'year  wero  29,281  cars 'ami   39,0eR,000   bu3holj_,���������jtKalnst  11,079      cars      containing     1M.G32.000  bushels at the same date last year.  On several days toward the end  of the month, loadings reached from  1,400 to l,PO0 cars per day, which  during the ten-liour working day required the loading  two and a half cars  order to reach this  iho 'time to seconds  that at least  contents    of  of  approximately  '  per    niinuio    in  total.      Reducing  it was estimated  60 bushels of grain (tho  a fririlier's  wagon box)  ivere loaded into a car on Canadian  National wcRtcrn lines every second  during the ton-hour working day.  The henvicf-t wo-5k of the  peason . by four million  buthols in grtdn marketings closed on 'Oct. 1st.  Loadings for tho woblt  were heavier, than any  previous week .vlncd the  opening of tbe groin sea-  Ron by .1,200 cars or nearly  one million bushels. Compared with frtntlHtlOM for  tho same period  hint . ycAr,, (lit. ium  week's markoI  nigs were just nrtco those .of 192-1,  while the loadings were larger by 8.S37  cars, or 4,23S,000 bushels.      "  A record week was also experienced at the lakehead, when 6,149  cars of. grain were unloaded and 60  boats, carrying 13,292,0,00 bushels,  were cleared for eastern markets.  During the same week last/year only  .2,208, y cars were unloaded .and .29  .b o,a_.t s. carrying  n,8jt|s,000 bushels,  wefb cleared.  Canadian Na-  tiojnal loadings for  th^woek by province a were: ",-  ���������1S(.;000 lmshclaS in  Manitoba;  0,970,000 bushels    in    Saskatchewan ; 1^571,000 bushels   in   Alberta;  making a total    of"  10.475,000  bushels,   or   S.5S0 cars, for the period.  Marketings    ajt    C.N.  points were:  4,167,000    bushers,   Manitoba;  11.825,-  000  bushels,  Saskatchewan;   2,220,000  bushels,     Alberta;     total,     17,568,000  bushels.      This    loaves    in    store    at  midnight Thursday in country .elevators in the three provinces in the  order    given    above:  2,649.000, v12.-  7.14.000     and     1.972,000   bushels,   a  total of 17.355.000 bushels in storage    as    compared    with 6.579,000  bushels .at. the sumo date last year.  The movement, west  is  speeding  up    also,    as threshing progresses  Iho   western   districts, 417 cars  having    arrived    at'   Vancouver during August, and  5'optember.       This is just  SOI   cars   moro than during the same two  mouths last year.  Dress Turkeys Before Shipping  Whenever Possible Turkey Should Be  Sent to Market in This Manner  "Writing of the successful pool of  turkeys in Saskatchewan last year,  Acting Commissioner Waldron states  that shippers through the live turkey  pool were not as well pleased wHli results as were those who shipped the  farmrdressel birds. Mr, A. G. Taylor, in his bulletin on "Turkej-s and  Their Management." published by the  Dominion department of agriculture,  advises that whenever possible turkeys should be sent to market dressed. Before killing, the birds should'  be starved during twenty four hours  and during that time given all the  frefth water they will drink, which aids  in cleansing the intestines and also  Improves the flavor of the llesh. Dressed birds, Mj\ Taylor adds, should be  thoroughly cooled before packing.  Car*" should be taken to arrange Ihom  firmly In the packing cases to prevent  moving while In transit.  Sweet Clover As A Pasture  Is  For  BUX,'" "*,n*ttI21i_  *"���������"���������-���������*-"-.  ���������-4BMA  - _.  7/  '.f^*niiii^itt,'iiwfi������iiiiiii  Pm&%l**_Kf  mi\mimmmtM^mmtmmm&^ .^Ai-r^f^A  Unequalled    By    Most   Crops  Cattle  and   Hog a  As   a    paature    t?vvect clover baa a  carrying capnclty unequalled by most  crops.     Cattle have been pastured on  this crop at ihc.Brandon experimental  farm with no ftpparent ill-effect.*-. The  I condition  of ihe  animals   was  In  no  iway affected r.nd Iho -nllk supply, was  (maintained.     According to n new bulletin   on   sweet   clover  distributed   by  | the publications branch, department of  (agriculture. Ottawa, ibis crop mnlco.  a  i very soft feed when used alone and it  ,ia julvii-able 10 give th* animals acccss  : to  noma form of dry  roughage.      In  * Onlor 10 "k^p ih������������ *>rw fvnn* br-rri-nlTi.'x  i rank and'coairse It should bo kept well  ^matured down. It wHhstandH ihe *f-  { feet -of pasturing very well ami It Is  I possible to ���������.������-������������������������ even 1 ho flrat year'n  I crop. Hogs may be turned on when  j the j-lauts arc S or D i-aches high, with  "good rceulta. ''       '  ..-. ���������    _ ���������'''"'''"���������  *\v.^.    ..." *> a. * ,(���������_    ^ .*.���������...     **.-., .. "4 Jt ������    J...     ....,,.,     -   ..  , ......    ...~.y.,*.        ... . ^. .     .).... ..i.t   ... . ������, ,t I ...a     *a,,  ��������� it cow tho flavor Ih preiM-h* In tin- milk.  I  \V,    N.    V.    1590  ttHifiH THE GRESTON REVIEW  issued ������vei-y I'Weuvy at Creston. B.C.  lion: 82.50 a year in advance..  e%r. na *._ ������rr a    _-^-_,������.__,  settlement. . Merville was stjll  unsatisfactory he said,) lor tlie  reason that, when the -reappraisal  was imade> it vovsrsd cn!y thelsssd  I j  and   Scapsrovesnents  done  O. F. Hayes, Editor and Owner. \ Land   Settlement   Board.  the men had no stock  by    tte  Where  ORBS-JO-*'. B.C., FRIDAY. DEC.25  CmREETINGSI  May this YuleUde be ihe  merriest that $ou have ever  fesiownt  Ma$ Happiness be Yours  in ihe coming $ean and&m?  Prosperity know no bounds.  Local Members  Budbret Speech  (Vancouver Province.]  Forest protection, soldier settlement and the need for fruit farmers  to take up mixed farming in  addition to their present operations  were the chief subjects dealt with  hy Mr. Fred liister, Conservative  member for Creston, in a speech  sharply criticizing government  policy, during the debate on the  budget on Tuesday afternoon.  That the forestry department  was inefficient in the matter of  coping with forest fires was the  conviction of Mr. -Lister, who said  he had never known the department  to pat a fire *but successfully.  "Get a fire warden, irrespective  of his political beliefs,'* he said  "Inefficient men are sent ont to  deal with the fires. The only  qualification needed is to be a good  Liberal.  Government voices-���������No, no.  MrC  ICaster���������Yes.    There   is , no  concerted effort made at once to get  the 'fire under control.    A few men  rainble up and watch it get bigger.  - Then someone interested,  who has  some timber there,  Rets  busy, and  the. warden sends a bunch   of men  when it  is too late.    The  Liberal  storekeeper and the Liberal garage  man get a rakeoff.  He suggested that more efficient  fire wardens be appointed, regardless of their political color, and that  sufficient men be put on immediately a fire breaks ont. Most of the  fires in his district were caused  through lightning.  On the question of soldier settlement, Mr. Lister dealt with the  Merville block and with the Creston  or improvements, no * adjustment of course  could be made, but, where a man  did his own improvements, they  cost him Just ss much as if the  board had done them. He got  what was known as the "progress  loan" on these improvements, and  his contention now was that, if the  work done by the hoard was more  than the actual value of the im  provements to thp land,' then liis  improvements- should have been  appraised, any difference being  credited to him, as a charge on the  purchase price df the land. *  'The point is this/* he said:  "Suppose a raai. got $4000 or $5000  worth of improvements from the  board* and gois these improvements  reappraised.    He got a substantial  c -  t    -,>-*     --  *>���������>������'- "-��������� " -:3* T'.? c *  With the Best of Good Wished io^���������_t_y^stmas  Cheer, Health, Peace and  Plenty  throughout the NewYesfcr  'out.* but the man who did his own  work got t nothings These men  should have something done for  them, or-they won't be able to bear  the burden that is on them.  "The Creston settlement should  be considered,*" - said Mr. liister,  'from the point of view of what  the government intended of it and  what it is today. A great deal of  money has been spent on wrong  administration. The report of the  board is misleading as to the num  ber of men on the Camp Lister  area, in that it gives the number of  .settlers as including' those who  lived in the Canyon City area, who  purchased land from the board to  enlarge their estates and  were not  1 returned men at all. There are not  more than thirty returned men  there, and, unless some adjustment  is made soon. thfere will not he I  many left. The storm of lastDe-  ������ember destroyed many of the  young trees and put many of *,hem  back four years." Some of the men  have received a bill for $800 from  the department* tliey haven't got  eight hundred cents* The minister  of lands and the minister of agri  culture were down there, and if  they admitted what they know as  facts they would admit the need for  adjustment.  "I shall offer. the government a  constructive idea/Vsaid Mr. Lister,  speaking of the Camp Lister area.  "Let them appoint a man from the  Creston area, and -let -us appoint a  man, and, with the help of a third.  appointed by the men, they can tell  us what the places are worth today.  If this is done, you will have acted  fairly by the men."  .,''. After last December's experience  it was apparent that "frait growers  should not have  all their eggs  in  ehe   one   basket,"    remarked   Mr.  Lister.    .'*I would advise  the minister of agriculture to educate these  people to go more into'mixed fanning.    It may be necessary to assist  them, even by  supplying stock and  in the construction of a creamery.  **We at Camp   Lister   can   ship  cream and pay duty off $1 per five  gallons ou itTinto the United States  and make, more than if we ship it  to   Nelson,?*   he   remarked. . "We  can also pay duty   ou   eggs,   send  them to the States aud get more  thai) if we sold   them   in   Canada.  There ia   something   wrong   when  that is the case. -  "I went tc Kimberiey during the  -campaign    for    the   late   federal  electioiia,"' remarked Mr. Lister, in  conclusion*. "I fbtorid men bf the  public 'works department of British  Columbia "building cement sidewalks. - They said they were built  so that Dr. King minister of public  works, could gfe% in again. These  cement side walks should not have  been put'in  near zero."  with tne thermometer  Institute Of fared  First Aid Course  i7 *?ft:������7'V.-!-b.  ine.made  '*.*������������������ - '__������r ���������'���������-*���������-������.���������" "���������  *"'Sa|**  Loyal flrangi Lodpju. 2095  MeeteTHIRDTHmtSDAT of  each month at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  BRIG OLSON, W.M,  . SYNOPSIS OF .  P������HE-KMPT80M������  Vacant       _t_>aBe*-**-������d.       -urvey������4  irown lands may Iw preempted hy  ���������"sr  ITT  '/  We extend to you at this Season sincere  ���������appreciation of past favors with  Best Wishes for a Merry Christmas and a  Happy, Prosperous New Year  -___se  Dry Good  Sfi"*_"__r*__9ET_l_!l^i_  w mm #9 B I������'������  _^^^^ ,.,   jgM ^^MW.      , |^g^^^-      HMMM|   g|_|__^|    __n^^    ^B3___l_______.  ���������������    Bk   MPii m BSk  ^m������~~s_3_i .gmmmSm     ,,       4HL. --sbh (Sa !������������������_ '~"v..ir .���������..���������-.-. E3   "01 SBkJZBS  FuToNoro  &_���������#& ttrnm ___f mmm fi_*_jf\  iiiilBiMfiitit*  ', A demonBtratlon on inttcl  shirt making and .������ talk; ori  for eu-jh appar^^s-tl^^  December ae^fcir-^of;(f^vipon "^o|^n*������:  Institute on -JE^ay:^  attracted one of the best   tiirnouts -of  the year. Mrs Gherrington had charge  df the demonstration,  and a profitable  :af .ternodn..-%as^y^^ : out ���������; y hy7 a  detailed --eport ifrom'^rs^eb. Young,  who represented the local institute at  the Kootena.y-Boui-.dary" Institutes  conference at Nelson last monjth.  Aa the meeting was the last ofthe  year considerable business was stood  over for the attention of the Incoming;  directors, including a proposition from  the Ked Gross Society to send a competent instructor to Greston, to operate under institute auspices, and give  a short course in first aid work. The  1028 officials will be asked to arrange  for a visit from the provincial secretary of. Institutes, Mrs. McLacblan of  Victoria, who is. to make a tour giving  a lantern lecture on the institutes1  ���������display at the Canadian National  exhibition at Toronto this year.  For the  better schools*  committee  Mrs. It. Stevens.reportod that tho Orst  aid cabinets at the schools ab Wynn*  del,, OroBton,  Eriekson,   Ganyon   and  Lister had   been restocked,   and Mrs.  Henderson    of    the    school    board  reminded the  institute  that  if  any  donation were riiude to secure books  for the school   library  the  education  department  would  give   double  the  amount forwarded locally.   She ad via*  ������*d that the library ut tha ftctiooB would  appreciate manyjnew volumes,  . For the conimitjtce  on  community  needs Mrs. McLaren reported Mint one  of tho three   Dlshtnau  chlldt-eti  that  had been taken in charge by the B.O.  Ohlldren's   Aid    Society   had    been.  adopted Into a Vancouver home.   The  Jut^ULuLo voletU iWt  C3Q   bo . .taml  itue  matron   of  the    children's  aid   witb  which to buy things from tlmo to time  that would make  life  pleiutantor   for  the two  children  remaining   In  the  home*  Mrs, Henderson and Mm. F. C  Kodgeru were named institute auditors,  and the tea hostesses were Mrs. Mallandaine, Mrs. Twigg aud Mrs. lid. W.  Payne, the tea offering of about S2.60  going to the crippled ebiidrou'ii work.  3ritiB_ EUbJec^ WW* 18 roaW j of a������e.  '; in������ -byy aSliAno :^o������r'aeetsrhi^^^ntexuion  y*d:;,v:;li*e������^������r-yB_rtitt8h;^y  ������������������ 'Uaqfjp&1?3ui^^ :-  > ahJBji: ;'j3ioSi*e������vw^^ ''".  yR������uaj>irt^y^ ..���������.',  -P_U InfcmmUon -Joacfrnlnp regu-  :!' ations   r������j_ariUnJK . ^ - IS  ���������V?Ho*-7-t������^*rlrorsi#_i^ '������<--  whlcsh'/.'Ma' *b^ 6btSLin������4 jfr^e o* cbarsa  hy aStlMselnff tha Department of  Luanda, Victoria, B.CU ������" *������ "^F <*������T*r  ernmont Asrsnt.  R������dor-s will W ������***������untadvteo-r-Brtn_ -  only-land suitable sor    aencuir-ixai  purpoaea, and wliLe&.la not tlmbar-  ^tand, t,*, carryinir ever 5.000 board  reel per suera wsrtof^jTi^Cwii^'Rarij-r*  &n������S' S,C������0 ffssi s������_r jacr* east ������f that  Etanflro. ^  Applications _t_9'*'pr(^������maitlona are  to b������ addressea to the L������-ad Gom-  uilasloner of th.������"*_and Reoordlnff "Division.- In which Che land a*M_>ll������a for  is situate-, and ������_������ made on B-rtaxtad  forma, copies of whlah eon be obtained from the Irfuhd Ccm_-dosltmsr.  P^������-������mpUon������ muatbeooouplsd for  tlvft jwsiifO' end unprov^tuents mode  to VoIua bf |10 per acre, IncludEnn  clearing and eultlvattnir at Isaat sv������  axtras. bafora a CTrown Cirant can *bs  'i-0.fM_.ved.' -'���������,...  '''Tea mora datalUd lntannatlon asm  tlM    Bulletin    "How    to    Prs-empl  r-Iam'il** '-  ',,,y:..v '���������-;,*7:-. PUROHA-sE :7     .    ��������� ���������'7  Applloatlona are raoetvad for pur  . chsjM)   -otr: <r*oant '- and'" unresorveO  Grown hukda, not bsfne: timborland.  for a-pcicultuw"*. purpososr minlmuia  prtoe of ftrst-olasaXarabls) land Is ������f  ���������p^j^ jjB^Qip������^ -fik^ti-t   J(S**SffCVCT^*^fitil&mTifii   fffiT^tHt^trVjS8iJ  land $SJO p������������> oera. Furtlaar Infor*  matlon r������*-������rdln* purchase or isass  of Grown lands la alven In Bulletin  No. 10. tAnd Berles. *"Purohaa������ and  _���������***������ of Orown _La*&dfl."  Mill, "Cactorir, or Industrial altsa on  timber land, net axoasdlngr 40 acres,  may be purchased or leased, tha eon-**  dttBosia EncSudinar , payment M  stnmpece.  . ..  ,  HDMC8ITC   LLXASCa  ��������� . (Jneu*rvey������M_i mM-tmm. not mtjommviimt &Q  acres, may be leased aa' homesite^  .ootidltlonal upon * dwelltns* belns  ���������erected1 tn , ths flrot veor. - title belnj  obtainable. otter restdonoo and lm-  |prov������ment eendltlans are fulfilled  .and load hoe been purveyed.  LHAOES -'-.;  H*or oroolnc acid  industrial    par*  'paatwi mmm ���������oi ������**j������������*4Juuir ^*������*>- aur������M.  o������lfl������������JlittJ-,,"''   "������������������*' - 7  .,"':'.'���������',.���������"." V^^ll^JCI^;.,,,.,  ,  Under the Otaj-ln-r A^t tha *S*vov*  tnos It* divided lata srasliur district*  ���������anfll tha - ranee 8jdmto|steirad under *x  dtfatmlue ���������. T Cfijjaiaisalorioi*.' ' Annual  mraatfttf' parmlts ara tasued based 6n  numbers ranired, priority being* given  to established owners, 0tock~owner������  may' fotwi-. ^aaiwclatlons    ^>r^ mn#e  n4,4i,m.m*Mm.4t*i+.    tr'd.tm, ������_������������������   4JWM. itmlty ���������������������%������-������  permits are avallabla   far    settlers,,  PffllfiEJ^STtr-    OwS    *U*ffi.VO*l!!"������*?W������    Ti3p    *tQi    tt>T%  b-eatfl. '   -  V  x m.~fyt,+*4.m.  ���������t'fz&ii&i***^  *-"^ t/."������������������:--*{>--'V--'> V*-^ *V-^ ^^^v*^:^-^ r * ^*-:^*'^.V*:*r-'u-''r1'.  n  -, . ' .. ��������� - ������������������ ���������X  - ���������    *    _.  ���������tVXKTf-    *"*'0'l_7'fiI������rU"Vlw    ������B-EivrYT__*_ar  ^  Local and Personal  . The'Hustlers'Tuxls Square of the  flailed Church had their usual w-ekly  meeting on Frdiay night, at which  business appertaining; to Christmas  ttras discussed. There will be no more  meetings until January 7th.  ��������� The goverhntent telephone ci-ew  tvhich has been -1 work the past two  month:- put tin*- in  a -metallic circuit  and. milking other improvements . to,  the line'b'etwoen Creston and: Yahk,  completed its work - on - Friday. At  least $8000 has beep spent on the job.  Ttie concrete pillars for tbe foundation of the municipal building "were  completed ait the first of .the week,  aud work on the ouilding itself is now  in full "swinjr. If favorable weather  p evails the new city, hall should be  r^ady for occupation by the middle of  January.  -L--  Warning to Users of Radio  All Radio Receiving Sets  MUST be Licensed  Penalty on summary conviction is a fine not exceeding $50.00-  License Fee $1.00 per annum.  Licenses valid to 31st March, 1926, maybe obtained from : Staff  Post Offices, Radio Dialers, Radio Inspsctsrs, or front Ridh  Branch, Department of Marine itnd Fisheries, Ottawa.  The proceeds from- license fees are used to control Broadcasting  and to improve Broadcast reception conditions.  A.JOH}f5TOVm Deputy Minister ofMxrlmand Fisheries.  Atwatfir-ient Radio  m-^ty..*'**?*��������� y     **-  don't claim half as  much as you will  after yov have owned  If you aw interested in the purchase of a-Radio Set drop in and  see these   machine--.    ATWATER KENT,   Radio   Sets  represent   the- achievement, of    possiblyx"tii&z biggest  cmcerti in the radio H.jl<i .      .  LiDGATE  garage!  .JR. --_pfyStapIe8gi-it,back.pn Saturday  from Cranbrook to which town he^had  taken his son. Clarence, who sustained  a broken aim and disjointed shoulder  whilst playing rugby football at. the  high school on Thursday morning. East.  The patient is making a very satisfac!*  tory recovery. ' "_���������'   "- tv-'  Members end. adherents of tbe^_Pres--  hyterian Church were out in large  numbers on Monday night for. an: at  home and pantry shower for Rev; and"  Mrs. _DaIy,v who are now getting  .settled in the -manse. The gathering  was held ih the church and was much'  enjoyed by all. , -  Local churches would appear to  have little to compluin of at money  raising in connection with their usual  end of the* year, fd net ions, .starting  witb.the-.'Pre^byterian dinner early in  NdvemHer Che'-three denominations  have gathered in about $750 at, their  dinners,'bazaars, ^tc, up till the 19th.  At > the annual meeting of the  Women's Missionary Society of the.  Presbyterian Ch-n-ch on Tuesday  afternoon hist the following,, officers.,  were chosen for 1826: President, Mrs,  John Sherwood; 1st Vice-President,  Mrs. J. W. Dow; 2nd Vice-President*:,  Mrs. H. S. McCreath; Secretary, Mrs*  M. J. Boyd; ti-easure_-,Mrs-.Henderf*oo������  Finishing touches to the extensive  improvement programme the United  Churchy officials have had under way;  this fall are continued this week at  the'parsonage, where an enlargement  ��������� is being made, that will add a couplf of  exlra rooms. By the time this job is  *lone a ljl tle*,.'������'er^*$3000,C)0 - will have  -been ������neht on the^'church and parson  >ige-this= year. ���������     *.. '  The United' Chinch was jammed to  the doors on Tuesday night for the  ���������Sijjidav- sjghooKentertainment, whiqh  tvas presided over by J sis. Adlard. ft  Wjis un *_-ldtune affair with Lhg youngsters" furnishing ,tei-itations, songH,  dialogues,' choruses, etc., with ii Santa  Cluus and Well laden Christinas tree to  finish off with. The Sunday school  enrollment is very eloso.to the' 100  mark. .   ..  ..The Review- is asked to inform all  ���������interested that for 1928 tne trapping  regulations are the same as foi- the  pas-t two'season^.*" Theonly fur that  cuii*-he taken is that of noxioUs animals  s_m*h as skunk. 'jKingHr. coyote,- etc  E-trlier- in ^-the y-ejir.. the impression  prevailed that, the^ trapping . would- be  wide * open.*-hut   ati   order-in council  recentlv-enacted-restores the bid o_r_et-  * - ,���������< - ~ I-  of things.-      -*.--���������<    .,    -<-  The novelty cTAn.ce of* the "Alice  Siding Musical Party in the Parit-h  Hj-11 on- Thursday "night was .fairly  well attended, and a.change was mside  in the orchestra which is now five  pieces for dancer, inside up of Mrs.  Constable, piano; G. liunfc and Ron.  Smith1, violins: At Andestud, drums.  ai.d.G.-.H. Keily, fliite andsaxaphonp.-.  The prize winners in the waltz com-  petiti*>ji - were Mr. and Mrs, R. M.  Telford. " ~  be said, that" as we are bub a small  community, why not let us be gciided  by Mr. ami-Mrs. McGonegal's example,  who,are ever ready to do their-bit at  all social functions, und be. good  fellows to ourselves "and our fellow  men and women in our business and  social life. - The ladies are greatly  indebted to the citizen's and merchants  .who so generously donated to the  supper.   ,  . _&asIo hunters want an open  season on female deer. In that  part of. the country bucks are  almost, exterminated.  Since the first of November  almost 800 men have registered as  wanting work at the Cranbrook  employment agency, of whom 80  have been, placed.  -* Atthe 1626 municipal election  Cranbrook "will vote on money  bylaws totalling $45,000. $8000 of  this is for new sidewalks and  $22,000 for resurfacing and repairs  to roads, and $15,000 to buy road  making equipment.  Far  Pianoforte, Organ ana  ���������- Singing Lessons  " ARlHiVR COLLIS. Creston  P.O. 39x76 4  t*������*jt," ��������� ���������*  ���������  &foo&s Mmdm  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Store] in  connection  'B  Shoe and Harness Repairing  CHEVROLET MOTOR CARS AND  TRUCKS  - A������E,W*r*S'  -V  M cLaAUGHLIN-BUrOK  -CARS"  The Impmved  A OllfMlg KsWE  AN all-steel body on the improved .chassis, -with a ne.w  m. to|>dt:������SgiUM:d t.o huj_iu*OAiLtj wl*liiLli_������srv(iuctioit in height,  gives the Touring Car a grace and smartness heretofore  unapproached.  Advances In comfort have kept pace with Improvements!'  In deal-in* Placing the fuel tank uhder the cowl has made  It possible to .lower tho ucatt., Biviua greater leg room and  added comfort for driver and passengers. Ventilation  and driving vision are improved by the new touring wlnd>  shield, the lower half of -which la adjustable.  iTl_e1c!������i5e csartoBna* gcncara-M-j* re-dfstgx_cd flo e&nC&rm. to botiy  and' top chbhftcs, add the final detail of touring comfort.  When In place, the'curtains open with the door* and  combine wldo vialon with hutting durability.  P^**p J?... \p Juq |\9 . .T"b     C.*H Im S*m fMm%. IT m* w*  EXCLUSIVE FORD DEALER  WWS*Wffl  - Kitchener Children Dine  Thursday    last    w itnessed v a   moPt  pleaslnff, evep* ^"h4������*h; took plac?, In-,t he  M<;Conne.ll Hotel, the   affair   beinR   a  supper given by   tho   citizens   to   the  children and their mothers in -connection with Hip Christmas tree nnd con  ceijt to be held  the   same   evening:   In  Halt's   Hall.    Owi.ni>r     to    those    in  chrt'i'Ke findinp; it difficult to allow the  I-ufiee the use  of the hall fronit 6 to 7  p.iy. it appenred   as   if   the   children  would be disappointed,   but   the   day  was 8i������--pd by Mr. and Mrs,McGoneffnl,  who  thoughtfully, allowed the  use of,  the/Iry dining   room.    Mi'<*.'McGoncgxl  supervlned Lhe piepavattou and serving  of-the supper,-assisted by  Mrs. Simpson. Mrs, Anderson, Mrs,R,nj'ot_t&, Mib.  LoVusseur, Mrs. McDonald   and   Miss  H'iptont-tj.ll.   The room was tastefully  decorated for' snoh   an   occasloti,   the  long   table   down    the   centro* belnff  1 iden to itipjicity with tfood   things to  uat_   ) At 5 p.m. thti   dining room  ch)nr  oporie'et Muni  there nv.ss a i-ush of chll-  dren who took their  places   with   the  two   U'lichers,    MisHes    Randall   and  LaoiiiHO Deva>i,' having places  of honor!  'at   J he   head   of   thn   tabic.    At   the  finish of bupper evi-ry,  child from  tho  youngest to the <ikle8t, on leaving the  'dihibg room, exp*'^������������������d  thcriiaelvcn as  bt'-lhjj full to   capacity���������uimK*  alh-glug  theiV   pockets   were   also   Ollnd.    For  eoitie   unknown    reason    there   wt*te  fionjw ab������ontci'u,   and   thoy   certainly  missed a real treat,   There   being   rio  pi-rniaiu-nt place of   worship   by   any  dc'Vionilnatioii, and Uiei-r-foro no ladleu1  aid .vvluv at thin seiiM-iin of the-'.year jo'e  responsible for the   Christinas' fostly-  itte������ <������f the chHiiren, tho ladU'i"   who so  quickly  got togethoi' are  ceUnioly to  bo congmtulatcil   ou,   the   succt^u  of  tlieir iifforts.'   In conelitnlnn   it,   hiijj-ht  IB    Is Ills  MEAT MERCHANTS  To One and All  A MERRY CHRISTMAS!  I  No Prof ecsibnal Uses Ordin-  :: -"; my^ Flqur: for Pastiy ? \  He  TJSE.&  PASTRY TFLOUR, which   is more  economical,7 ,*F,r*y   it   For   Christmas   baking?.   'Royal  Household, and .Purity Flour.      Ogilvie's Minute Oats and  Purity Oats in Premium packages.    AU kinds of Feed.in  stock  .      . at ri^ht price.  1  ���������*   t"       - a-  Gas and Coal Oil by the gallon  Lubricating Oil. Grease, &c.  FARMERS'SUPPLY DEPO  ",-..���������,���������������*  GRbmETIISGSI*  We Wish our Friends the Compliments  of the Season  JLJLJJ���������>- '%^__jL_y^9a.-TUi^JLO���������L^'S     JO'xiaJL>!Jl\>  OF COMMERCE  Capittal Paid Up $20^X50,000  -ReMcve Fundi ^2O^X>O^0OO  Creaton Branch -     :    _>. T. Sartnigeour, B-fcnagcr  Save Trips to Tovirii  Let the Bank save you the time  and inconvenience ol special trips to  town. Scsid your deposits hy mail.  They will receive careful and  prompt attention, and you will re-  ceive an acknowledgment by return  .'post. sa  ^M    W^Bm\mWmm    Ep^' Bltf    Bif     B3    mLJ^wWk      mm BUhT ' JimA~.ZSmk.     \m^^m%M   mmE*  ���������4SS'   tf$ '    *V        imm%     mmm\ j^ifc'tf   ������J     ^*mmmmmmmm\jSt ^^ftaJw'^WiW* - JmmmmmwWjtff ^mm\\mmmm ^m\\X   SlSL      ^S^j^*  OX������ CV*WNiV\jOAi  CEESTON BRANCH,  *C*-W* AULAN* * ��������� - Jyfoaagar.  "'r_*f������������Ma������gi^^ ���������������--.~->-������^>������������������������������������-~.~~T-^llinirB|1.1.|in.^-.-...TmMmu|B.M|J|  .^..������_._,^^._^_^_._^-_,_.-���������J.__- THE   BJ.mirWi   I0BESTON,   B.   O.  BKI  mm.  ^i:%^^feQ-Rff^^-if^,  HrADACHC, BILIOUSNESS  7.:k:-!c6Mxi^  ^Wiirrfl^i^ESTlO^  More Motor Cars En Sweden  Sstatistics  Show Very Large Increase  In Five Years ~  The number of automobiles in Sweden, government statistics show, Increased from S.506, or one for each 705  inhabitants in 1919, to 62,820, or one  for each 95 inhabitants at the end of  1924.  The government's income from mo-,  tor business last year included $1,423.-  314 taxes* on automobiles, $774,043 on  tires and $1,317,046 on gasoline.  AFTER  I*. EVERY  ,S������NQF  ty  MEAL  James Oliver Curw<_s>d  A LOVE EPIC OF THE FAR NOBTH  Copyright, 1917, by Doubleday.   Page   ������&   Co.  ���������"BAREE, SON OF KAZAN," a Vitagraph Picture, With, Wolf, the War Do������  ts an Adaptation of This Story  affords  benefit as well  as pleasure*  Healthful exercise for she teeth,  and a spur to digestion. A long-  lasting refreshment, soothing to  nerves and stomach.  .The World Famous  Sweetmeat, untouched  by   hands,  full'of  SYNOPSIS [Pierrot had been telling him what she  McTaggart, the post trader, finding ( had insisted upon���������that he must come  Baree, the wolf-dog, trapped in one of; to her. And he was coming! She  his  game  snares    struck hirii  a blow; turned      Jth ick   beitlng.of   tho.  with a  club.       Then  he bundled him; *'.���������,_      , y,   ^ ,i_tv  into' a saok and carried him to the : h^art and hurried down a little path.  cabin of Pierrot, the trapper, where he ' She heard McTaggart's footsteps be-  went to demand the hand of Nepeese,; hind her, and threw the flash of u  the trapper's daughter. The girl sml,e OVQr faer .shoulder. But her  recognized  Baree  and when  she saw \  he had been Injured she turned in an- jteeth were set *>Sht.. The nails of her  ger at. McTaggart. Baree, freeing j Angers were cutting into the palms of  himself, fastened "his teeth in the fac-i her hands.  R123  tor's leg. McTaggart drew his revolver, but Nepeese raised the dog in  her arms.  Pierrot stood without moving, lie  watched them as they disappeared  into the forest, Nepeese still a few  steps  ahead  of  McTaggart.       Out  of  his  breast rose a  sharp "breath.  "Rar  les   mille   cornes  du   diable!'*  he    swore   softly.      "It is impossible���������  that she smiles from her heart at that  Noa!      It is impossible.   And  CHAPTER   XIII.���������Continued.  "Let us leave them to fight it out  between themselves, m'sieu," he said.  "They are two little fire-brands,  and |  we are not sale.      If she is "bitten��������� " .  He shrugged his shoulders.    A great j beast?  load  had been  lifted from  them  sud- ! >ret���������if st is  so " '���������     ���������  denly. His \ oice was soft and per- 0jxe of his brown hands ^tightened  suasive. And now the anger had convulsively about the handle of the  gone out of the Willow's face. A co- ��������� knife, in his belt, and slowly he began  quettish uplift of-her eyes caught Mc- |to follow them. ��������� -.  Taggart, and she looked straight at j  him half smiling, as she "spoke to her j  father: I  "I   will, join  you   soon,  mon pere������������������ "���������  you and  M'sieu the Factor from Laac  Bain'"  There  were undeniable little devils  in  her eyes,  McTaggart thought���������lit- j  tie devils laughing full at him as she ]  spoke, setting his hrain afire and his \  blood to running wildly. Those eyes '  ���������full of dacchig witches! How he j  would tame them and play with them j  ���������very soon now.      He followed Pier- [  rot. outside.  In his exultation he no <  longer felt lhe smart of Baree's teeth, j  Hall* xin hour later Nepeese came  out of tho cabin. Sho could see that  Pierrot and the Factor had been talking about, something ihat had not heen  pleasant to her rather. Ills face- was  strained. She caught in his eyes the  smoulder of' fire which he was trying  to smother, as one might smothet j  flames und*-:" a blanket.      McTaggart"1** 0f iron."  "His arms were about her like bands  jaws were set. but th** eyes flared up  with i*leasu."e when ho saw her.      Sho  knew what ir. was about.      The Factor  from   I-a'tc   .Sain   had  his        answer        oi  ly. "Pierrot said you would have an  answer .for'me. But I need no answer  now.      You are mine!      Mine!"..  She'.'gave a cry. It was n gasping,  broken cry. His arms were about her  like bands of iron, crushing her slender body, shutting off her breath, turning the world almost black for her.  She could neither struggle nor cry  out. Sho felt the hot passion of his  lips on her face, heard his voice���������and  then came a moment's freedom, and  air into her strangled lungs. Pierrot was calling! He had come to the  fork in the trail, and he was calling  the Willow's name!  McTaggart's hot hand came over  her mouth.  "Don't answer," she heard him say.  , Strength-r-anger���������-hatred flared up  in her, and fiercely she struck the  hand down. '" Something in'her wonderful eyes held McTaggart. They  blazed into his very soul.  "Bete noir!" she panted at him, freeing herself from the last touch of his  hands. "Beast���������black beast!" Her  voice trembled, and her face flamed.  "See-���������1 came to show you my pool���������-  and tell you what you wanted to hear  ���������and you���������-you���������have crushed me like  a beast���������like a great rock-������������������ See!  down there���������it is my pool'"  She had not planned it like this.  She liad intended to be smiling, even  laughing, at this moment. But McTaggart had spoiled them���������her carefully made plans! And yet, as she  pointed, the Factor from Lac Bain had  looked for an instant over the edge  of the chasm. And then she laughed���������laughed as she. gave him a sudden shove from behind.  "And that is my answer, M'sicur lo  Facteur from Lac Bain!"    she    cried  tauntingly    as    he  plunged headlong  into tho  deep pool  between  (lie rock,  walls.  chasm, gleaming in the sun; her eyes  were laughing while her lipa taunted  him;, he could see the flash of her  white teeth.  "Bast!      Beast!"  He began swimming, still looking  up at her. It wasra hundred yards  down - the slow-going current to the  beach of shale where;, he could climb  out, and a half of that distance^he  followed him, laughing and. taunting  him, and flinging down sticks and pebbles. He noted that none of the  sticks or stones was large enough'to.  hurt him. When at last his" feet  touched bottom, she was gone'.  ' Swiftly Nepeese ran back over the  trail, and almost into Pierrot's, arms.  She was panting and laughing when  for a moment sho stopped. ,    .���������-  "I hare given, himthe answer, ^Noo-  tawe! He is in the pool." 7 7 \-  Nepeese was out of breath when  she reached the cabin. Baree, fa.st-  ened to a table-leg by a babiche thong,  heard her pause for a moment at the  door. Th-3n ehe entered and came  straight to him. During the half-  hour of her absence Baree had scarcely moved. :    >  Her touchrthrilled him. tt sent little, throbs through..his -body, a tremulous quivering which she could feel  and which deepened the glow in her  eyes. Gently her hand stroked his"  head and his back.^ It seemed to Nepeese that he did not breathe- Under  the,caress of her hand his eyes closed.  In another moment she was talking to  him, and at the sound of her voice his  eyes  shot open.  (To be continued)  <F=-  "-"A  More Canadian Cattle For Britain  In the past six months, 12.700 Canadian cattlo have reached Manchester,  this being an increase of 100 -per cent,  over the corresponding period of last  year..  The potassium treatment which*,  first presented by tho late I>r. F.  W. Forbes Ross in England in 1912,  has been scientifically perfected.  has won the gratitude of countless  Canadian and -American sufferers  who have experienced its unrivalled  success. By combining: the two ���������  words "Cancer" and "Potassium."  this home treatbnent for all diseases  caused by the universal potassium  starvation is legally protected hy  patent under the name  of  I THE CANTASSMM TREATMENT  '     - V. -.. .  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The co-operation of \  every reader of this paper is earnestly requested in flghtmg the Cancer Scourge by studying its Cause  and Treatment aud spreading the  knowledge acquired ���������'..*.-  Cancer claimed 150.000 victims on���������  this continent last year.  Cancer strikes rich and poor alike  without warning. Protect yourself  and dear ones without delay by  sending   for   this   FREE   BOOK   to  CHARLES  61  WALTER  Brunswick  Avenue,   Toronto  4,  Canada  Sole representative for The Cantas-  sium Treatment in Canada and  '    U.-S. A.  FIGHTING FOR  BABY'S HEALTH  -7':7y7.F:OR777.7  MkPUHPQStS  "MAKES OLD LIKE NEW"  REFLEX F^ST  R E N U A sL-iL polish  THE CAPO POLISHES, LIMITED - HAMILTON  ABLE TQ DO  HOUSEWORK NO  Sick a Year.   Got Great Benefit from Lydia E. Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound  i  McTaggart did not hurry to overtake  Nepeese.^   Shs-was following the naj*-  bt-en  demanding : row path deeper into the forest, and  Pierrot,        and  lie was glad of that.      They would bo    i ; alon-���������-away   from Pierrot.      He  was  | ten   steps  behind Iter,  and again the  Willow smiled at him over her shoulder.      Her body moved sinuously and .  jswi'rjy,       She   wari   keeping  accurate j  measurement of the distance between !  I hem���������hni  McTaggurt did    not    guess  that   thi;*   V.-.1H  why   she  looked  back I  every  now  und then.      He waa satis- j  fled io let her go nn.     When she turn- I  ��������� ���������d  from  tho narrow trail into  a side!  path  tbat.  j-eiircely  bore  the murk  of  1 ravel,   hi.* hoi. rt    gave    an    exultant,  jump.      tf ;-Ui." kept, on, ho would very  soon have hor alone���������a good distance  the   e.ibin.       The blood   ran hot  in his fane.      He did not speak to her,  through   F������-"tj'  tlint     she     would     stop.  Ahead    of    them lie heard the rumble  of w-iior.      it wriM  tho  avek running;  through tin: chasm.  Nepei's-i     flan    makJiiK  j'traiKht for  thai-, -'cjund.       U'llh a  iiule  lmircli ������|ie j  '; Hfarti'd u.  run. and whi'Ji .she stood at I  jtlur *'i,.p4*\ of Mj.5 chiiKin, McTiifCKart wan  j fully .flfti   > irdri behind her.      Twenty  I  J'������'.'l,     _-,ij������.-������-|-     itOVa't'     Ulitlt;     AVa.-v     il     dtu.'l"  i pciul Ijtttwf.Ti tin- rock wulli', a pool no  d.t.'-i   that   It   u*iih  Mlif   blue Ink,       Hhe  i  1 t-ij-ta<-������1   ro   ,;u-.i-   \h*-   K.'i':u>r   from   La*.-  i J_aln. Hi- hint ii������:\.'j- Utuked more  .._���������'��������� u nil r.������rt."* lf> her. I'liHI Hi1������  iu"/3j.>'ni  ;thc  hnd   heeri unufi-'tl'l.      Uut  ! li'av."    In   nn   hiHlant    lie   tinilt-'d   her.  .. ih-r-.-i" *-. 1 * * * i ouhl  i<|(i',i������i  wlia" .'Is.- hiid  common   U- their tax  aliould Ji.itcn   to '. ������*,'*,,r"'"'* u% ������"tV- '"' wn" "r l,f,������' J*l'*"-"'������!  what other wom������r*"n mrj who hfiv'* fy.pt*' |had   taken   her fare   let ween   hi** two  rienced the JMUne ������ufrerlnK*1' snei found -jreiii   luii-d*. bin  con rnc flu-.'er'-  iwtn-  Yi'Yu-C. <";������v������ this ������l*-pmvlablc me&ciTW a ],,,,,  .,   ������.,,,  ,.V\.rt, ���������t,.,,^i.,, fl|  K���������,r n,if.i,  elmnce- -nnd at once.    It is sold at ���������il >;"'''"     ',      '  ,,        ��������� .. , ,  C     |l������rnlilrf wli'-.v Ih'-y  r.-ll n%.T Tier idioul-  w������-������-.   dern   nl. Iho -n-ek,  eried   ftl'tt'tolifLt'*-  CHAPTER XIV.  From  tho edgo of tho open Pierrot  saw wh'it had happened, and ho gave  a great gasp.      He drew back among  the balsams.     This was not a moment  for him to show himself.      While his  i heart drummed like a hammer liis face  j was filled with joy.  j     On her hands and kneeJs the Willow  j was    peering    over tho edge.      Bush  McTagKai'i bad disappeared.     He had  ; gone down like tho great clod lie was;  I the water of ber pool had closed over  him with a dull splash that was like n.  chuckle    or   .triumph.      Ho appeared  now, beiithij*;  out with his  arms and  Is the   Constant. Care   of  Every  Young' Mother \  The young mother has a constant j  care in looking after the welfare of her  little ones. Childhood ailments come  on so suddenly���������'sometimes without a  minute's waralnig���������the mother may  have a very sick baby on her hands  before help can be obtained. That is  unless she has a remedy in the house  wliich she can safely give the baby  for any of the.idany minor ailments  of babyhood and childhood..  Such a remedy is found In Baby's  Own Tablets. Thousands of mothers  throughout the countfjryalways keep a  box of the Tablets on hand and they  proclaim thsm to be without aii equal  for sweetening baby's stomach; regulating bis bowels, and thus driving  out constipation-and indigestioiir colds  and simple fevers, and making the  dreaded teething period easy.  Baby's-Own Tablets are an absolutely safe remedy. They are guaranteed to bo free from opiates or any  other narcotic .'drug, '"which- are so  harmful to :he future welfare of the  baby. Mothers, if you value the life  of your littln ones give him Baby's  Own Tablets to ward off illness. Tho  Tablets are sold by medicine dealers  or will he sent to any address, post  paid, at. 25. cents a box by addressing  Tho Dr. "Williams Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  Canada's Century  Restricted' Immigration is Advocated  For Dominion by English Writer  "This century will witness a development in Canada in all ways similar  and equal to the development in the  United States -In ..the.*. 19th-:.. century," a  writer in the London Outlook declares,  aiid he adds* "In the* long run, provided that the present policy is maintained of encouraging the immigration only  of the nordic .races, Canada will produce a finer nation than the one in tho  making In the United States where a *  policy of indiscriminate admission of  immigrants was pursued until recenf-  ly."''  Famous Man's Favorite Books  Very Good  Teacher: "Give us a sentence using  three words: Defeat, defence and detail."     "  Pupil: "De feet went over do fence  before do tail." *  Four Out of Eleven Enjoyed By Stein-  me-Lz Were Written For Children  The late Charles P. Steliinicts., the  crippled immigrant lad wh6 became  a fumbus el2cti*lcal engineer, was once  asked what books he most- enjoyed.  Here is the list:  "The Odyssey," "'Faust/' "Odos and.  "BloominK"te>n, N. S.���������"J took LydSn  E. Pinkham'ji Vegetable Compound for j from  pains und backache, also for nervousness, nick headaches and sleei������lef.sinesfl.  { was troubLed in thin way for over a  vear.  and  a  friend told  rnc  about the  Vegetable (lornpound and induced me to  take it.    1 must say 1   have  received j  great benefit from it and am able to do i  my housework now.    I recommend the !  Vetfetabk-   f,'������JtijJouud   ruyutAt  ju.il!   uiu  willing for y*������u to use  thin lott������*r trn a ������  ti.iitinional.'' ��������� Mr.'*. Wii.mam Mokse,  Bloomini'ton.,  Annai>olig County, N. S.  Do you kn-iw that inn recent canvaHs*  ;lu-.o:-4^ vvuiTacn *.j5-.er:5 <-i the T.*egaLaL!e  <!<impound over 220/X>n r<t-pli������s wcw re-  t-cived. To the qucfltukn��������� "JIavc you  received benefit by taking ihij. medi-  ������-irie?" Orl |h.t rent, replied '"Yen."  women   *trn   in   better  hen 1th   he?mine  Ihey   have   ^iven   thin  inedlcino a fnir  trial.  MrR, Morse i.������i ������imply r������n<-ther cr������������e rA  it warani" receiving' "frreat benefit,"  Women sufiferhipf from  thi* 1.ro'iblf*.������* a  h'gs to keep himself afloat, while the j other Poems" Horace, "Roman History" Mommson, "The ."Jungle Books,"  "Treasure Island," "Darkest Africa."  "Tom Sawyer," "Huckleberry Finn,"  "Midshipman Kasy," "Tho Deluge."  At least fo-u* of tho eleven aro children's books! Yet reading thorn lielpr  ed to keep one powerful and ufioful  mind alert lo Intricate problems.���������jollier 'b.  After, shaving���������-Minarrt'ft Liniment  Willow's voice eame to liim in taunt-  in ig cries.  "Bete    noir!      Bele    nolr!      Bejist!  Beast "  She Hung hmall slicks and tufts of  earth down at him fiercely; and McTaggart, looking up nsj he gained his  equilibrium, Raw her leaning so fiU'  over that she roenvjil about I o fall.  Her   long   braids hung down into the  drutf Ktorcfl.  vv.  N.     V  l,"!i!l  "Kn  nalu'ihei*" he  Moved 280-Foot  Bridge  J-Jnginoois moved a two hundred and  eighty-foot. Mpan of a bridge a dls-  tanco of ninety-three feet when rebuilding the \V tite.ioo Bridge iu tendon. The hpan wan moved along Hte.el  girder.*- by eight men tuvniVng winehes  that slid tin-*, giant ir.iinework and Its  flv������- hundred ioriM of weight at ihe vale!  of four  feet an  hour.  A Hi'lonflst Im u man who run discover a fr'ttfimnl. *if ancient thigh  hone mid I--11 how loiu.. Iho anluusl'.-i  J a xv xvai". ^  Mln������ird'������ Liniment for Sore Back  Genuine Aspirin  Proved Safe   ; ������������������" ���������'��������� ������������������'������������������������  Take without Fear as Told  in "Bayer" Package  ������AYEF"t  Uniosa you aeo tlio "Bayer Cross" on  package or on talblotH you aro not getting the ge.nnlno Bayer Tablets of Aspirin proved Bafo by millions and pre-  Hcrlbod by physlciano over txventy-flve  years for  v     ColdH ^  NeuritlJ"  Tootbache  Neuralgia  Kach    unbiolten  eontmnt*    proven  Headache  " ' T^uiiibugo  Rh<;uinal Ikiii  Puin, J'alii  "Buyer"    package  (UK <���������<���������! IOJIH, ilUll'O  bOKOfi of twnlvo tabletM eoHt few cent-*.  DrugglniM i������1ho well botih-j* of ���������������* and  100.  d  I't^W'iMiiiiiiiia tttt- eevikw, ckeston^ b. o.  3/  As one of your  .daily'dozen  shke _np with"���������  ShoePoiisK  keeps you  and  yomtphoes  x % tt  Bears  Charmed   Life  BRIEFLY TOLD  Silk valued at $250,000 was; stolen  from a tmilding in Madispn Square,  Nexv York, by four robbers, who left  the watchman "handcuffed and gagged.  Banking interests of Northern. Italy  are negotiating for the purchase of  40,000 acres of "farm, lands "ia Manitoba, on which it is planned t<o settle  500 families. "  "In my opinion 'the Indian uses'less  drugs in his daily life than the "Englishman, Canadian or American," declares Wardlow Milne, Kidderminster,  British parliamentary member.  "Western ranchers and* farmers will  stop raising cattle unless the discrimination against them in shipping for  export is removed, declares Dr. Rr  Russell Ormiston, Winnipeg, of the  Dominion department of agriculture.  " -Leon Trotzky, his health undermined by his strenuous labors at the economic tasks assigned him. on his return to Moscow five months ago, has  been compelled again to relinquish active participation in the Soviet regime.  A Bosnian farmer at Sofia has become^ rich beyond his dreams. He  has sold a huge ash tree off his farm  to an Austrian manufacturer for $28,-  000. The value of the tree consisted  in its marble-like veins and cross-  color patches.  Royal household budgets these days  are subject to tho same economic laws  as those of humbler individuals, and  Queen Wilheimina has found tt necessary to notify all her employees that  their salaries will be cut by 10 per  cent, as from January  1  Gran a* Duke.Cyril of Russia tias Many  Narrow Escapes  Grand Duke Cyril bf Russia, apparently bears a charmed life.  He was blown up on board a .Russian' battleship at Port Arthur during,  the Russo-Japanese War and since has  had several narrow escapes, including  a recent attempt to ascend the Russian  throne. s  Cyril wa3* a passenger recently on  tW Paris-Prague express whlch.-whlle  running at a high-rate of speed, dashed into a freight train, during a .fog,  IS miles from Strasbourg, France.  Two train hands were killed in the  collision and one passenger was  slightly injured.  Cyril was not hurt.  ��������� s!$MJsiv,*t? ^������$[[3-k*J U'-W*1  Coid on the Chest  Best Treated This Way  When the throat is sore, and the  chest is tight.and full of congestion,  something strong-enough to penetrate  through the tissues must be applied  quickly. To get the Quickest results,  apply good old Nerviline. Rub It In  deeply; it wont burn or blister, but if  will bring the blood to the surface, will  draw out the inflammation and subdue  your cold and mako you well in a  short time. No other liniment so  potent, so strong, so Quick to bring  soothing and relief as reliable old  "Nerviline."* Nearly fifty years In  use, and sold In rriost countries  throughout the world in farge 35c  bottles.  Mothers Treat Colds  The New-<Dire���������f*Way  i mmtm m mi   n  ��������� ������������������ ���������  No Longer NeeetMi-y to "Doie" Chil-  . dr������n With Internal Medicines to  Break Colds.  "Children's digestions are easily upset by too much  ,* 'dosing-." Vic lea  VapoRub being externally*' applied,  does not upset little  stomachs.  At the first sign of  croup-, sore throat,  or any otKer cold trouble, apply "Vicks  freely.' There ia nothing to swallow���������  you just "rub it oft."      /  Nobel Prizes Total  About Four .Million  VapoHub  Ovsr ������������&s.msxJAf& ISsso YeAsast  The Causation Of Cancer  sSermany and France Head List With  England Third  Prizes of-about $4;000,000 given to  125 winners,- will be the record of the.  Nobel 'Foundation on the occasion of  its 25th annual awarding of- prizes at  the end of this year.  " Funds of the foundation ~hojv  amount to slightly over $8,000,000,  and the prises to be given this year  will be 118,165 kroner each, or about  $31,000. Besides the five regular  prizes: of 1925, three were held over  from 1924, namely, the awards ln physics, chemistry and the peace prize.  Of the prizes ^warded during the  years 1901-1924 nine have gone to  America and seven to Sweden. Germany tops the list with 26 prizes,  closely followed by France "with 21  and England with 1-1 awards.  A handy size package for occasions  when half a.pound is  "just right/'  ne7-:E.  If Miller's Worm Powders needed  the support of testimonials they-could  be got from mothers who know the  great virtue of this excellent medlcin^.  But the powders will" speak for themselves and in such a way that there  can be no q. aestion of them. They act  speedily, and thoroughly; aud the  child to whom they are. administered  will show Improvement from the first  dose.  The number of defaced coins returned to the n-int at Philadelphia"; Pa.,  to be remelted would fill'five trains of  56 cars each, holding BO.OO'O pounds to  the car.       ,  Chas. M. Brush  v������������*  1079  ���������^  ���������l-cvy'.a & Unite  "To build Up n rundown constitution or to 8trenjxtben the nerves. ��������� I  know of no better medicine than Dr.  Pierce'.** Golden Medical Discovery/'  said Chas. M." Brush oE 408 Caroit  Ave, Witulaor, Ont._ -'I had become  in a rundown condition.'- my nerve:*  Avere bad. and my stomach gave mc a  great deal of trouble; I would have  spells of nervous indigestion. But  after taking a few bottle.**! of Dr.  .Tierce's Ciol-te'i ALedicafc Discovery,  ,1113* health was much improved ana  iny nerve* were stronger. II did not  have any more spclln of nervous in-  digestion, 'Golden Medical Discovery' seemed to tone tip my entire  .system and made mc feci much iui-  |u.Hed physically."'  At all -truff store*., or .-f.ml 10'cents  In Doctor Pie reels "Laboratory in  Dridt-rebuiv. Out., for iri.itl ua.diu-r^.  Girls* Attractive Suspender Skirt and  Blouse  A charming frock featuring the  .plaited flare at the sides, which is  bound to be a favorite w3th girls,  whether on a vacation or at school.  Individuality in taste may be "expressed by having the skirt of one color  t material, and the blouse of hnother  but harmonizing color. Many mothers  havo short ends of material in the  sewing-room, and thls.model offers an  excellent opportunity to use them. The  accompanying diagram glvso a , very  clear outline of the frock, and a chart  with full directions Is included with  the pattern. Sizes 8, 10, 12 and 14  years. Size 10 years.requires 2 yards  of 36-inch material for the jumper, and   Toronto,  1% yards  for tho bloijse.      Price  20 j ���������-.-   cents.  Home sewing brings nice clothes  within the reach of all, and to follow  the mode Is delightful when It can bo  done so caiily and economically by  following the styles pictured In our  now Fashion Book, A chart accompanying each pattern shows tho material ai* It appears when cut out.  Every detail is,explained ������a that the  Inexperienced sewei* can make without  dlfllculty au a'Uraotiru dresflj ��������� Prlcw  of the book 10 centaJho^coivy.  Faulty   Diet  Largely - Responsible   For  This Aliment  Much* public interest has manifest-,  ed itself regarding the cause  of cancer, but few people mentally digest the  fact  that   to  primitive  races   leading  primitive lives  cancer    is    unknown.  With this evidence of the disease being confined to civilization Is supplemented the knowledge of thousands of  cancer patients having been restored  to normal health by the administration  of    certain ' assimilable  potash salts'.  Dr. Robert Bell, M.D., F.R.C.P.S., etc.,  for many years the leading cancer surgeon of Europe, promptly relinquished  ���������the estremeiy lucrative   part    of   his  practice whan he demonstrated beyond  dispute that cancer is a blood disease  resulting from refined and faulty diet  "which deprives its consumers of the  vital principles essential to disease resistance and health preservation.      In  reeent  years,   the   English" press  has  frequently    drawn    attention    to    the  phenominal     success    attending    Dr.  Bell's purely medicinal    and    dietetic  treatment of the deadly    disease,    in  conjunction with hygienic precaution.  A    letter    from   Barton    Scammell,  M.S.C.I.,   published   in   London *Ed?.,  Truth;  26 August,, .1925.  contains the  following   statements which profound  experience has proved of vital importance   to   many   cancer victims: "The  radio-active alkali, potash, is the great  oxygen-attracting element In the body.  It forms over 70 per cent, of the mineral ash of the red corpuscles ln the  blood.       Owing to  certain defects: in  diet and the preparation of food, the  modem civilized human being suffers  from "potassium starvation," and the  increase  of 'cancer Is  a  corollary of  this state of affairs.     The great work  of the late.Dr. Forbes Ross finds an  "explanation In this  discovery, also-^lt  explains  the   success   secured  in   the  treatment of cancer with the administration  of  attentuated     solutions     of  citrate and radio-phosphate of potash  ���������which restore the recuperative pow-  of the blood, thus causing the cancer  to retrograde and disappear."  If fathers and mothers of the Great  Northwest would abandon their white  flour, white sugar and; other "foodless  foods"  from  which    "all    health-preserving potash has been refined, and  adopt whole wheat bread, wholesome  brown sugar and such "roughage" in  their diet aa is necessary to avert the  now universal constipation, which  is  the forerunier of every c������se of cancer, much will he done to prevent the  Ini crease of this self-inflicted, disease.  r~"So long, however, "as onljr/ the eye  and vitiated palate are pleased while  the digestive organs are  overworked  until" 111-health, disease and premature  death terminate the life of each follower of the existing diet of a civilized world, the death rates from cancer   and    other self-inflicted diseases  will continue to rapidly Increase. Ctyi-  cei*    and    a    normally  healthy blood  stream aro imompatlble,   but   if   we  persist in indulging In food poisoning  for  the  sake of the  deceptive  auto?  Intoxication it produces before striking us  in  our weakest spot, the inevitable penalty exacted by outraged  Nature must be paid  in  duo time.���������  Charles Walter, 51 Brunswick Avenue,  Canada.  ^its ar\ri4-i"eYT/r*1'*jri f**    -rvr -rtrr r*t  -r\  \-  Horizontal  1���������A liquid measure.  6���������Confusion.-  8���������Decorate.  13���������The. upper part of. a.  city.  15���������One    who   throws a  ball Into the air.  16���������Conjunction.  17���������Lines dividing a circle into halves.  20���������Exist.  21���������Dress up.  23���������Bind.  24���������Rodent.  25-^-Weapon.  26^���������Organs of hearing.  28���������-Wash'.es.  30���������Intrepid.       '   '  31���������Slight knocks.  33���������Fib.  34"���������A festivity.  36���������Short sleeps.  38���������A farm laborer.  40���������Possessed.  41���������Help.  42���������Part of the month.  43���������Kind    of    evergreen  tree. '  44���������Tunes.  47���������Prefix meaning half.  49���������Alf.  50���������Domestic pet.  52���������Rave.  5 4���������Dispatched.  55���������A rover.  57���������Reflected sound.  59���������Fondle.    ,  . 60=���������Propeller.  61"���������PubSc- conveyance.  63���������Edge of a garment.  6*1���������Toward the top.  65���������Experience.  68���������Note of the  scale,"*  69���������Ridicule.  71���������Kind of bird.  73���������Prophets.  74���������Stinging insect.  75���������Waste matter.  - Vertical  l-*-R e p c a t    another's  words.  2���������Clamor.  3������������������Near.  4���������Unitr of "length.  5���������Taunt.  7���������Expire.  8���������Kind of wine.  9���������Beast of burden.  10���������Exists. ��������������� '   '  11���������-A distant star cluster.  12���������General    course    or  direction.  14���������Fasten.  16���������Afternoon luncheons  18���������Ground corn.  19���������Large woody  plant.  22���������A grandfather's  sister.  25���������A kind of bird.  27���������Watering- place.  29���������Strive for. -'  30���������Abolish.  32���������The tire on the rear.  3i���������One who gases rudely.  35���������Timid.   ^  37���������A  female  relative.  38���������Pertaining to him.  39���������Metal 3n natural  state.     v  45���������Interest   (abbr.).  ���������16���������Male sheep.  4 8���������Girl's name.  49���������Indian tent.  50���������Heart   of  fruit.  51���������Diplomacy.  53���������Essays.  54���������Potatoes  (slang).  55���������Part of a church.  56���������Besmear.  58���������-Leaves; out.  60���������An allowance by  way -of handicap.  62���������Small nail.  65���������Atmosphere.  66���������Formerly.  67���������Mistake.  70���������Note of the scale.  '^���������v-Branch office (abbr.)  ,y?  Answer to Last Week's Puzzle  How To Order Patterns  Address���������Winnipeg- Newspaper Union,  175 McDormot Ave., Winnipeg  Pattern "Mc.  .-"iT.t.-"  \\"  N.     U.    l.*5!>������  Name  Town  Province  Send  20c coin or atamps  (wrap coin  careCully)i  Substitutes For War  The world spent $3,&00,000,OGO on  automobiles and motorcycles last year.  Almost as expensive as war and only  a degree less harrowing-���������-Philadelphia  Inquirer.  Thoughtful Mothers  OIVB THEIR CHILDREN  !c������r _if^_^Tn ^_r TTg mS*     ^RfllQ 5   *!_. B ffm i_^_3  ������wu i 1   .*%P   KLimt I*"9Hlf fi  -    ������^ VtTAMIN-RICH COD-UVSR OIL  ___���������    EVERY   flAY  i  p_ut-** T-.5 tt* Bi^-C^uB. ST eft.  tfeals irritating Kaslies  Don't -uner with itchlnc, burning  raahe������, eczemas or IwiutTottn when  Cutlcura Soap and Ointment will  quickly relieve and heat, Batho with  Cutlcura. Soap and hot water, dry  mna uaiuolm with Cutlcum Ointment.  Nothing: <ju!clc������r or ssfetf thaes Cutlcura ..Soap and Ointment for mil  akin tfoubUta.  mW*m      m).\tUm4WmmWmimmm  mwwi  ItBltf-  EQU      *������*ASLmW|MI   G3Mtf������    '   C������UMW S_M.������-kMtA*4*k JkS-B.  On    an    averago    a    city    dweller  breathOB from 25 to    30    pounds  smoke  and  soot every year.  of  SILVER   FOXES   $100-$500.    Schur-  nian    Fur    Farm,    Sutumcridde,  P. E. I.  An Oil Without Alcohol.���������-Some oils  and many medicines have alcohol as a  prominent ingredient. A Judicious  mingling of clx essential oils compose  Dr. Thomas' Eclectric  Oil, a*n& there f  la no alcohol in It, so that its oKecte  are lasting. 1  Tho great man doesn't think *creot j  thoughts      exclusively.        Ho      Just  thinks  fewer small ones.  'No ono wood ondure tlio agony of  c<fyaa with *.Iolloway*o Com Remover  at htuul to romove them.  An lUIuold woman, died -veeoniloyat  the ������gn at 93, leaving 111 descendants.  MlnDtrd'*    Ll������dim������t-.t    for   Sprain*   and  Drulcoa  BAKERS' OVENS���������Write for catalogue and list of used ovens.  Hubbard Oven Company, 782 King  West, Toronto,  ���������   &ELUUULE QBGAKS FOR-CHU&.01   -  OR HUMS-.  $08 UP  Convantont Term*  Arranaad  Sand tor  *lluitr_kK������-_i  Catalog  J6JS. W Ii...J..-li\ra*^U������v*IlXm  145 YQNaE AT., TORONTO, ONT.  Ell CLERCS Q^&SSrJB:  Da LE CLBRU S VimmMmli  mjkwm -ju w_tMJ.---.---.-ron l.������������ib������ ailm ���������������***.  PTi ���������   B ST iT*<3 BSd "*1 O VeQKT&OLB  tUin. Um9m HJ_aiH.il N H# Ht* fmWmn.4m.4m} 4) IflltUuDN  Wiii fcrfiaJKrClt#>������ilM������.     m<*������ t������ WnlUna  9-  ETrt.Scj.Kac Mfct C*. UM.4twr*AjMtk R *- "M, '%"���������. H.o������.tat_i  MM mu.tm'tmmm riVHa-H" h I .U--. U wfcwiaVCa. o������j,  wSBUWU- 6t"J"BBT. t"������-o "V������nx CI -it.  mm. It's OUR Loaf as well as YOURS  use  did  1   OJS  LUU  1  THE WORLD'S BEST  ������_*���������M������MMBn__a_nMM���������nniawa_���������������_���������___������������������������������������������_mm������m__m���������mmmm������_i���������MNMMHMM_n_n__w_____iwM_aw���������i^M������M_i  i >���������. *  We have a full line of  Flour,, Feed, Hay and Grain  also  Sugar, Salt, Nails  and Groceries  always in stock.  QUALITY and FKICE GUARANTEED.  ���������*   M *  This is your business;   support it I  Greston Vailsv Co-Operative Assn.  CRESTON       - ERICKSON I  Local and Personal  Guinea Fowia-^We have a few .real  choice birds for sale, $4 per pair. F.  H. Jackson.  Hat? Fob 3ax.*b���������A number of  stacks of hay on the ^Reclamation  Farni for sale. Apply to O. BSair,  Canyon.  Anglican Church Services  SUNDAY,  DEC. 2T  ORESTON  7.30 p.na.  Wishirfg You a  Merry   Christmas  Hay FoR"Sax.e���������Good quality Alfalfa hay at 819 per ton delivered. John  Garfield, -Creston.  Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Martin ace  spending the Christinas vacation witb  relatives in Nelson.  Fob Sale���������At Cook's greenhouse, a  nice collection of Ferns and Pot  Plants, suitable for Christmas.  Found���������Half grown Collie, wearing  collar. Owner please call for animal  at Canadian Bank of Commerce.  Provincial police H. McLaren was a  visitor with Spokane friends a few  days the early part of the week.  - H. H. "Gobbett of Medicine Hat,  Alberta, is a visitor here at present  with his brother, W.....H. Gobbett.    "  City clerk W. O. Taylor is compiling the 1920 voters list and at present  it looks as if it   will show   about   120  names.  Chas. Armstrong, assistant at the  C.P.R. depot, is spending the Christmas  holiday  with   his    parents   in  Nelson,  200 Columbia and Brunswick records  going at 3 for $1 for Christmas and  during the balance of the year at V.  Maweon's.  Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Robinson left  on "Wednesday for Regina, Sask.,  where they are spending yuletide  with their son.  ������ Miss Grace Comfort, who is teach  ing at John son's  L������nd:ng, is home for  the    Christmas    holidays    with   her  parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. Comfort.  ������������)r. and Mrs." Lily left on Saturday.  for Blairraore, Alberta, where they  will*spend the Christmas and New  Yeu'ir holidays witb former friends.  FOB. SAI.E���������Flooring and Drop Siding at reduced prices. Also a quantity  of No. 2 boards and aiiiplag^ Wyandel  j_5ok-& number i*o., Ltd., w ynndei.'.  B.C. Mutual' Benefit Association,  Vancouver, B.C. Any person between  the ages of 16 and 50 desiring to join  this (2500 Club) apply to ������\ R. Truscott, Creston.  Members of Creston Masonic Lodge  and visiting bretbern are reminded of  the installation of officers on Monday  night, 28th. which will be followed by  the usual banquet.  Ardrey and, Dud. "Wilson left on  "Wednesday for Claresholni, Alberta*  where they ��������� will ' spend Christmas  week with their mother, who is now  living in that town.'  The United Church Ladies' Aid --ere  greeted with ideal weather foi* their  annual bazaar in the church basement  nn Saturday afternoon, the cash  intake at which was $140.  '- Mr. and Mrs. BUI.Dow, who have  been holidaying at Okanagan and  coast points for the past month,  arrived back on Thursday to spend  yuletide with Creston friends.  , Fob Saxb���������1 portable forge, i bench  grinder,-1 pipe stock and dies, 5 to 2  inch, 1 pipe vise ������nd cutter, and  quantity of pipe and fittings. Cheap  for cash'    Apply Lidgate Bros,  The Sunday school children of  Christ Church are.having their usual  yuletide treat at the Parish Hull on  Wednesday afternoon, December30th,  to which the parents will be made  welcome.  The Rod and Gun Club are having  their annual meeting on Friday, Jan  uary 15th, and a committee has been  named to handle the banquet feature  of the affair, which will .include a  game dinner.  Messie. C. F. Hayes, C. W. Allan  and E. C. Gibbs have been named the  committee to handle the board of  ti ado banquet which will be included  with the annual meeting on Tuesday,  Jannary 12th.  Word has just reached here ofthe  death at Saskatoon on Sunday morning of Rev. Dr. C. E\ Eby, a former  Methodist minister here, and- a landowner at Arrow Creek. He was 81  years of age.  This week's picture show will, be on  Christmas night, instead of the usual  Saturday show.- The attraction is  "Squibb's Honeymoon," an Encrltsh  screen comedy that will keep .you  laughing for a week.  The weather still continues . mild  with occasional snow flurries. The  best is. hoped for by the curlers and  skaters with a full moon period due on  the 29th. The continued absence of  anow is crippling woodsy work.  -Village residents are reminded that  Thursday, 31*tt, is the last day for  pay trig taxes. Unless the i-atos ;  paid by that date your name will not  appe.ar on the voters list to be used fit  a  x  son Business uoiiege  .Best Equipped Business College in British Columbia.  INDIVIDUAL TUITION  ._ ��������� ���������        " -  Sound Commercial Training in ^  Shorthand,    Typewriting,    Bookkeeping,' penmanship  Spelling,     Commercial Arithmetic,     Commercial -  English* Commercial Law,  Filing,  and  General  Office Procedure.  .   . ��������� - A British Columbia College for British Columbians.  The College at which Students either Work or Leave.  New Term Commences FEES only $17.50  January 4, 1926  PHONE 603..  a Month  P.O. BOX 14  V  May Christmas be  Marry  and the  New- Year Happy, Healthy  _ and Prosperous.  ORE!  DRUG & BOOK STORE  GEO. HE. KELLY  s  V. MAWSON  CRESTON.  OGIL VIE Goods are dependable  Theatre  Friday, DEC. 25  CHRISTMAS WIGHT  With  every Good  Wish for Christmas  and   the   New  Year  BftrrAWfs Queen  of Hapless  l^#nl#_������#������Mie  %jffi*fjOfo'>'k j*9 111*%. -Cy *%$$" HI trn %m$P  Produced la  ENGLAN0  in. &QyiB&*  LiA-ST AND  Greatest  WmlinbMmwW    Wm  mm^mtWm &    *_r ^rwMuttt  the   election   of��������� commissioners   next  month.  A. display of curling stones and  brooms in the- window of Creston  Growers, Limited, reminds that the  curling enthusiasts are to meet at  Praser's bakery on^Wednesday night  to elect skips and choose the rinks for  the 1*926 season.  Miss Jerome, whose terni in charge  of Division II. of the Cresoon school  terminated on Friday, was^ pleasantly  surprised at the closing hour when  she was presented with a silk umbrella  by the pupils in her room, with whom  she was exceptionally popular.  There will be the usual New Year's  eve dance at the Grand Theatre Ballroom this year, and popular admission  prices of $1 to gents, and 50 cents to  ladies, will prevail. The'Alice Siding  Musical Party orchestra will play, and  dancing will start at 0 o'clock prompt*  Schools closed for the Christmas  vacation with the usual features- on  Thursday and Friday morning. - Principal Fleming and. Miss Shannon of  the high school staff have gone to  Vancouver for the two "weeks off,  while v'Princip.al-y'Mp|Lellah'\^and/:. Miss  Hardy of the public.school will spend  tbe vacation at Victoria and Agassis*  reepectively, Misa Wade and' Miss  Holmes will remain here for the holiday spell. ��������� "A-. ;���������������������������"  There y was a splendid turnout of  members of all denominations for the  memorial service in memory of the  late Mrs. Henry Lyne whose death  occurred at Victoria on December  12th. The service throughout was  most impressive, Bev, Bl, Varley  delivering a short bub appropriate  address from the text; -'Blessed are  the dead that die in the Lord, for they  rest7from their /labors, and their  works follow theni.**  f  MHQ������_MH&b  sgfflg**^  GRAND  TH'FATRF  Friday, Jan. 1  NEW YEAR'S NIGHT  &���������3SStt*.  tm&mm**^^^fmT0mmmm*  IH%MHa_M_fu4inBS������Si_X  ^TFRAiNgCT  procji-icfclot'i   '  mwmWmmmmmmmmwtmmmw*mmmmmmmwmmm)������^mmmWmm  The amusing tale of it young bride's honeymoon  misadventures in France,  An All Star -L.cs.s-t cf British Players  *���������������" It*     ** <  ���������_       * ,..."������*    - ,->  .    .     4*.       ���������  ..     *A. ft     - t  THRILLING���������You'll want to stand right  B?p amis cither i  FUNNY���������You won't stop laughing for  a month I  ACTION���������The author of the Wally  Reid auto racing stories wrote  il, and Action is his first, last  ,*...*������, wW   .^.a. *a /. .V0_.    .������_, ^*_m aa*a  mmmmmmimmmmmmmimmmmm-tr  da  a^a^iaa-a^^

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