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 i-.!-""!*"  '^fV  -Jap-  -   *���������?  *\_^  3W  ������S^  *  *-������������  jurfS  ���������vw  ^  "i,"**������-  >***  \  "v..  Voi,. XVIII.  CRESTON, B. C, FRIDAY, MAY 14, 1920  No. 13  Council Passes  Dog License Law  Creston_village council met in May  ^session on Monday night, with Commissioner* McCreaih presiding, and  Commissioners Jackson and Johnson  ���������present, and the chief business"*being  tbe consideration of By-Law No. 12,  which was given its three readings  and finally passed.        . -  It provides for the licensing of doga  over six months old'within the municipality, With a fee of $1 for males and  $2 for females, It_ is proyidvd. that  untagged canines -will be 'kept in  -pound for 72 hours, and if not then  - clairaed^will be disposed of by the  poundkeeper. A penalty of-not more  than $10, or 80 days1 imprisonment, is  provided in case of _ infraction ofthe  by-law. As soon, as the "inspector of  municipalities approves qf-the legisla  ������������������^.fii-u^t'H^-^i^i ^ tvs $>a&  Wfedby.were caller's at Cranbrook on  Tuesday. They .went by auto and  were accompanied as far as YaHk by  Mac Brogan,  We did  not have to wait long for  tbe electrification spoken of-last week,  the baseball team supplying tbe juice  and energy on   Sunday   when   they  trimmed Yahk by 13 to 11,    Tt was a  real excitiug game from start to finish.  Yahk took  the lead at the start and  remained in   front until   tbe   eighth  inning when Kitchener tiedjfche score.  A home run  by Malcolm Brogan  in  the ninth  inning  brought victory to  Kitchener- by the above score.   Tbe  teans as a whole, played well, showing  a- great improvement on the previous  Sunday's , performance. ,  , Everyone  congratulates    them   and   hope   toey  will .chalk up -many more victories for  tbe fans"**!*)   entuuse over,, and   can  assure them ,th.ey v^ill  receive plenty  of support in every way.     It is .understood Creston will  play  the locals" on  tion -tags will   be procured  license fee collected.  A communication^ from ~ -the fire  brigade was dealt with by naming a  committee of Commissioners Johnson  and McCreath to confer with' the fiie-  -lnen, who are asking for another 400  feet of hose and tne installation of an  electric siren alarm,  " Tne standing committees for the  year were named as follows; Fire,  Light and Water"���������F. JT, Jacksou and  Geo. Johnson. Relief���������H. S. McCreath  and Geo. Johnson,.' Rqads and Streets  ���������H. S. McCreath and Geo. Johnson.  There was a considerable purchase"  of sidewalk material during Apriljthe  amount of bills tc* be paid this month.  Tuns to a total of $674. The tender of  Jas. Adlard for painting the interior  and exterior.of the town hall was  officially accepted. His bid was $221:  for the work. One other tender was  received at approximately $40 highe*>  and   the ^undaT next, 16th.  A.Bond of Canyon-has  been here  the past ween,   having   a couple- pf  plastering jobs at. the  new residences.  of Alf. Latoitle and-John Huscroft.  A. K. Bernard, who is employed at  the Paradise - mine, at ������Invermere,  arrived at Lister nn Wednesday last,  'coining along in a 1825 model Ford,  which he purchased, of the Columbia  Valley Development" Company tbis  spring.  Word hju-* just .come of a narrow^  escape from death of Sam Lazachuk*  whjn is employed at Kellogg, .Idaho,  Whilst at work _ in the mine a heavy  timber fell on bun. landing on his  back and inflicting painful injuries.  Irttest reports to "hand  indicate that  "he i*s .recovering satisfactorily^     -.- - -  7-="���������������'*-   .. ---; -V -���������*> c  -���������'*-"��������� "  Dr. Henderson ofy Creston waft-here  on Monday, making an official inspection of tbe school.  'BebincI the Front9  ; Best-It;^* Comedy  In,the words of Hollywood's most*  brilliant comedy critics, "Behind the  Front," to be seen at the Grand tonight and SatUrpay night, starts from  the first flicker with a chuckle, works  into-a big, continuous laugh, and ends  f with a grand "wo**-.". . "  "Behind the "bront''* is a Paramount  comedy .9* the.- A.E.F. featuring  Wallace Beery' and Raymond. Hatton  as a pair of buddies who go to France  to '*kan the kaiser/' but end up behind  tbe front, and M^ry Brian", a Red  Cross worker, about whom the"romance centers. -   . -A  \  Probably" no. funnier scenes  "ever been filmed..than the" war sequences of this picture. The story is a  true-to-life 'comedy/ rather than a  burlesque <m .-the war, and was made  technically .correct, under the constant  eye of military officials who saw service oversews, at the front.  The picture Was suggested dy Hugh.  Wiley's^Saturday Evening Post" sto  ry, * 'The Spoils of the War,'* and was  directed by Edward Sutherland, under  the editorial supervision of Garnett  Weston. '- The supporting cast���������includes Chester^ Conklin, '��������� Richard f Arlen,  Louise Lorraine" and Gertrude Astor.  have  "Safety First*9  -fl"r       -**  Pleases Patrons  as such had possibly the most difficult  role of the entire cast. ��������� To her fell the  task of providing���������by tears aid anxiety���������a foil for the-comedy of the other  performers; no easy task, but one  which she most capably "handled.  "Miss Violet Morrow, as Virginia..  sister of Mabel, and Miss Clara Morrow, as Mrs. Berrington Bridger,  mother of- the two .girls, are to be  complimented on the pleasing portrayal or their respective characters. Virginia was charming in both appearance  and manner in her love scenes with  Jerry Arnold. Representing an elderly  1 idy Miss Clara Morrow had a difficult  piece' of characterization which she  handled witb outstanding ability.  Miss Lily Lewis, waa inimitable as  Mary Ann,, the smilingly inquisitive  servant girl. The part of Mary Ann is  intended to be the hit of the comedy  and Miss Lewis certainly made most  of the opportunity given ner. Mary  Ann has the first scene and .at once  pronounced* the play a success by  winning with* her bright jsmile"and  -witty manner the sympathy and inter-  e -t of everyone in the audience.  With    comparatively   mi nor   parts  Miss Isobel Burnett hs Zuleika, Victor  Mawson as Elmer Flannel, W. Trus-  ottas McNuit, and Harry Smith as  Abou  the Turk, made an interesting  group,  each   parts being    creditably  taken.     Mr. Truscott is always   well  received  by  Creston  patrons* of amateur performances and his" past experience showed to good effect throughout  the evening.     Possibly some of   tbe  I other "players ^ who    are   inclined   to  hurry their scenes would do well to  copy Mr. Truscott's easy manner.  Vic.Mawson handled a semi-juvanile  part with a surprising appearance of  ease and naturalness, arid is -to be  complimented  upon  the clearness  A __ party - from". here took in the  church concert at Canyon on Friday  night, making the.^trip by auto.*- They  were Myrtle Wickholm, Esther Nelson  'A. LePage, Alex. Mennie and Alfred  Speaker.  Mickey St.Den*s, who works for J.  R, Winlaw of Duck Creek, was a  Monday business visitor' here, returning the same day. s  Mrs. Charles Nelson went to Ryan  on.Sunday on a visit with Mrs. E.  Carlson, returning the following day.  Mr, and  Mrs. William  Strong  and  children motored  to Creston on Monday, making a call ut Canyon on the  ;., return.  A party made up_ of Andy Wickholm, Bill Gallieain, Mac Brogan, Ed.  Renatrom, and Misses Edith Geroux  and Laura Andeen motored to Yahk  on Saturday.  Mr, and Mis. Joyce, Miss Grace  Randall, E, il. McRarltine and. Harvey  Joyce were auto visitors to Creston on  Saturday, taking in  tne picture show  at night. . ���������  Mra.   Walteiv. Walby    and    Alex.  Mennie made the trip by "motor  to  Canyon oh'.Sunday, where they made  u visitw.lthfrier.de, **  'A. G. Strudwicke combined business  with pleasure on a weekend trip to  Cranbrook. '"'*���������'..  vThe baseball club arc having u  dance in Hunt's hull on Saturday  night, May 15th, Alice Riding orchestra will fnrn -th music, and wo- are  ' hoping to see Creston and .other  points well ropresented. *"  Mr. Montgomery, a travelling photographer,' was a Kitchener caller on  Friday, coming lu from Cranbrook.  Miss Clara Hunt wont to Creaton on  Friday, for a weekend visit with Mr.  ��������� and Mi-tt. BoyO.  Mra, Paul Paulnon and son, Chester,  returned to Spokano on Kriday, after  8 pond ing a week here on a bualneas  visit.   "    ���������'.  ��������� .       . .,  *������������'���������   ,._.���������������������   ^ua.u.   *_r,  v V.....M-"..   -...-.   .~.������~.V~  Robert, Mra, Q. A. Hunt and A, p.  Strudwicke were visitors at Creaton  on Jtuutuiny, kc>"*K *���������*' t'ltf r������-iii������������:������'������ oj...  AJes.   JMcnnSe    -an-di    Mra,   Walter  H. C. Sparrow, who left here several  weeks ago in quest of work in the  Spokane country, has ftually pulled up  at Klockmann, where he is on tue  Continental mine payroll.  Miss Myrt Jacka, who has spent the  past year witb her grandfather, John  Fintey. sr., * left at the first of the  week**, on ber return to her home in  St. Paul,'Minn.  The farce comedy,  "Safety -First,"  which  was   presented   at * the Grand  Thearre on- Wednesday evening last,    ,.   ...,     .,��������� ���������. .   will be   pleasurably   remembered   by*l his speeches and his excellent makeup". I ing youth  4-Day Chautauqua  Opens May 29th  - Programs for this year's Chautauqua'are just to hand and a perusal of  the., same convinces that this year  Creston is to have four evenings and  three afternoon dramatic,elocutionury5  musical and literary entertainment  that has never been excelled in tbe  many" years Chautauqua has been  visiting the village.  .   Music will pe featured on six of the  'seven 'programmes���������exception   being  closing night when the Martin Erwin  Company present the   sparkling and  delightful comedy, "Cappy Ricks."  ^.Chautauquaopens Saturday evening,  May 30th, with tbe Leake Orchestral  Entertainers���������a programme of exceptional ' merit and variety by masterly  attists expert in playing a great number of instruments.. -  - Monday, May 31st, will.have a full  ^fternoon's programme by Toy Trio,  presenting Ernest Toy, the noted  Australian violinst. along with Eva  Toy, pianist, and Mable Markle, soloist  ���������a concert trio that has already won  an enviable record. In the evening the  Toy company will present the prelude  and then the audience will be -taken  charge of by John Duxbury. England's  unsurpassed elocutionist.  Tuesday,  June 1st, will be another  notable day for music with the Russian  Cathedral    Choir     taking     complete  charge of the afternoon entertainment  and giving the evening prelude, whilst  the evening closing feature will be the  lecturer. Dr. Gordon B. Smith in **The  Narrow' Gate in the  Wall of Life" a  brilliant and instructive nuessagewhich  of 1 constitutes a great challenge to   grow>  highly enjoyabte^Ji.^.^  credit on,"Trinityyyyoiiiig"'-people**~ftxp> ���������*****"*'. *������* "-������>..������-is������-.������=l"".������������."������������*������i^ ������i.**������s  Fred Power is busyjat present with  the erection of ���������<��������� the latest design  in poultry house. It is 20 x 80 feet  and will be tequired to house tbe  flock of BOO White Wygndotte chicks;  secured about a month ago.  Sfr-elar  Mrs. Martin was a between trains  visitor at Crest'-h on Friday last.  Ike Lewis has bean busy the bast  few/lays taking a small boom of logs  down tbe lake to his Boswell rnnch,  where he will use them in erecting a  barn.    '��������� V  Mr. an(l Mrs. E. Brawn got back on  Saturday from a pleasant two weeks  holiday trip to const points.  Mru. Dltley and Mrs, Wilson were  visitors with Creston fi-ienba on Sunday.  There will be evening Church of  England service at Kuekanook, on  Sunday, JOth, at 7.80. and-.it 1a������po**B-  ihle that these monthly evening services will be transferred to Kuskanook  Tor Juuai', July and August In order to  accommodate the many tiutosits who  upend the Sabbath at that point.  Mrs.^Loasby spent tho weekend  with fi-ientls at Cram brook.  JiiB. Wilson of the Grey Royal grtin-  ite works was at Oreston a   few days  thi*" week," -"ettln** up n. mimbcr of  headstones in the cenetery In that  town., lin the way of monumental  biu-inet-8 Mr. Wilson la "getting most  everything that's going locally.  Autoslat enstbound are coming  thicker tnan ever tnta moniv. uh  Wednesday Hon. T. D. Hattullo, mln-  l*tcr of lands, went through. In company with one of the water bram-.h  ofi It*lain.  the enthu-iipstic audience present, as  one of Creston's outstanding aoiateiu  efforts*.-**"; y ^-s      *..    - -   '      - y.  Tfafe perfoTeinance. which*, was "given  by tbe Yuang "People's Drama tio Club  of Trinity ,United Church, was" tine of"  real merit, showing an excellent  understanding of stagecraft and conduct oh the part .of those responsible  for staging the play. The stage was  pleasingly furnished and decorated,  makeups were excellent in every case,  and the costumes attractive throughout.  The    musical    features   were' well  chosen and formed an interesting part {Vsteners.  of the evening's entertainment,   the  usual-   tiresome   wait    between "acts  being������ntirely eliminated.  '���������Safety   First" has in   itself no particular merit to recommend it being  neither   better   nor  worse   than   the  average amateur comedy.    It abounds  in a succession  of amusing situations  which, however, required skilful handing to retain interest.   Tiinity Church  players; without exception, are to be  complimented, on the fact that they  made  the   most   of   every  situation,  retained the interest of their audience  throughout the entire evening,   and  succeeded in what is the acid test of a  comedy presentstiori^-they kept  the  crowd laughing.  Continuity of the play la built  around -the troubles of two Innocent  but well meaning young men, Jack  Montgomery and Jerry Arnold,; who.  Hr&t of nil are forced, through nofau.t  of their own. to spend the night biding from ihe police In a box car* and  after reaching home find tbemsolves  already tried and sentenced to thirty  days in" jail.' Jack ie married to  Mabel, and Jerry le engaged to Mabel's  sister, Virginia. It is the effort of the  two men to hide their difficulties  from the two rIbterm and their mother,  Mi b, Berrington Bridger, which causes  all the trouble and, Incidentally most  of the fun, "    .- ,     .  Jack Bowman as Jack Montgomery,  and Rety J. Herdman as Jerty Arnold  were particularly good ih ;tho partu  assigned them, and tlieir work could  rightly b* df.-K-H.Hed.- -i������ betiev* 'tbnn  amateur. Mr. Bowmnn an the married  man wiih much to explain, and Mr.  Herdman as the loyal friend anxloun  to help fix thlngB, hud a great deal of  ���������tall explaining" to do which involved  clever :tCt!r.S; W^ ���������������������*>���������<****  ���������Kny hmndled  In a numnorthat amused epontaneouo  laiughter from tho audience.  ��������� '  ���������- ���������  lY.thl*  ���������->������������������l.ai  Mji%><i_IJlia������J   wutUM     Mlu   fit*ml, liZ  Mabel, wife of Jack Montgomery, und  Altogether     the     production     wrfs i    On Wednesday afternoon, June 2nd,  their ability andendeavor.  " Froin the* 9tandpoiot of the players  possibly the most pleasing feature bf  the evening was. the excelleht audience which greeted them with tbe  raising of the curtain- The. preparation of a play, that provides a full  evening's entertaidmenb - involves a  great deal of time and hard work, and  i- is most gratifying to all concerned  when appreciation is shown by a full  house of sympathetic and attentive  CrcBton has, from time to  time, staged some very good local  e ltertainments and full credit should  be given to the people of the district  for the real support they give amateur  effort.  prelude of l-eadings,1' song������ ^mt. music,  featuring Gail Hamil. noted interpre-  ;J������er������tobe followed by Joel W. Eastman in his peerless lecture, **The City  Invincible���������an intensely practical message" that will influence the average  citizen to assume his resonsibilities in  the community life of today. In the  evening there will be the comedy,  ���������'Capyy Rick."  Eriek&on  N. N. Bentjey was a business visitor  at Cranbook this week.  Due to a number of other meetings  tbis week, the committee in charge  have postponed the community hall  meet ing until Monday night,. 17tb, at  at  the schoolhouse, at  eight o'clock.  Mrs. Jory of Lister waa a visitor  here last week with Mra. J. M. Craigie,  returning home on Smnday.  Mrs. A. L. Barnhardt of Glenlilly  was a weekend visitor here-with her  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Knott.  Mrs. G. A. Robinson who haa been  a patient at Cram brook hospital for  almost the past month, arrived home  a few days ago, and is making  satisfactory progress after a serious  illness.  Mr. and Mra. W. B, Searle were hero,  from Bellvue, Alberta, for a few days  at the ranch this week. They are  returning to Bellvue almost Immed-  iatly. and will remain there until apple  harvest. xr"'.  The annual meeting of Canyon  United Church is announced for Friday evening at the church. Besides  the   usual    election   of    officers   and  Miss Ethel Brownrigg of Yahk was l finahcial_ reports   a session   of   three  a visitor hero last week with Mi. and I elders  will   be   chosen���������the  fiist   to  Mr*.. Ed. Maftin, taking ihthe "Safety  Fir-it" enterianment at Oreston on  tbe fith.'. '.'...,"'���������"  Major McDonald of Victoria, comptroller bf water rights, was a visitor at  Eriekson on Wednesday afternoon,  when he had a conference with L. T.  Leveque, secretary ot tho Arrow  Creek irrigation district..''-We rinder-  stand X������lr. XiltiDoii&ld alatc-j that aa  soon as the department is convinced  that the financing of tbe project Is  asaured the necessary Incorporation  papers will be issued forthwith.  The committee in charge of the  Oreston Golf Olub have decu-looking  I over tbo L.S.B. land in the vicinity  of the Kemp ranch, and are inclined,  to attempt to make it into the dub  golf links. The other tslte, at little  mountain, appears to be too small for  tbe rcgualtion nine hole course.  _.*__ I___.r-.__r.2 *���������!���������!____.!__*"   ''*"* T*-r.lfirar*V4    rw*\r\\ r������  were at Creaton on Saturday morning  attending  tbe  funeral    of   the   fate  ���������Joaeptl bttllMOll, Wtiocu JUt;*JbiLu  fi.'.u.ivu .  here on ^CUursday evening.    He  hn*l I talent.  officiate at Canyon.  Mrs". Walsh, who has spent the past  few months with friends at Washington state points, arrived home ut the  end of the week on a visit with her  mothe**, Mrs. Lowerson.  The main ditch for tho Coldstream  irrigation district la now completed,  the system having been extended  slightly from the original plan uo no to  include tho Gross ranch. Tbe wood  pipe for tbe main is expected in any  day and will be laid onarnval. It Is  coming from Deer Park. C. A. Robinson has been installed as manager of  the system and is supervising opera _.  tions.  The Young Feople'a Council of the  United Church gathered in 9*15 at tho  entertainment io the community hall  on Friday night, with which they  were nastated by talent from tno  Wynndel Girl** Club and the young  people of Trinity United Church at  Creston.   The feature of tbe evening  7?2lZ'Z*l������  "i!?.""    ���������*?*"-f������"!*������   !Rt������-w,,*)  bv local J""1  i . A  s  THB   BSDVIEW-t   CRESTON,   B.   C.  ���������-yy-xxj:ji^jyy:x^'-'^x^JX^%Mf0^^  tzmmmm^imBmiA  ' yAx ���������������������������.>'%*-^:7S������-^  Honduras Settles Old Debt  WORLD HAPPENINGS  BRIEFLY TOLD  Internationa! Credit Hurt By Debt Of  Fifty Years Standing  Congress, ratified the agreement'  signed at Washington,.October 29 last  for the settlement of a debt to Britain  contracted more than half a century  ago.  The people of Honduras are gratified over the settlement because they  feel tliat""it re-establishes" the inter-  natitmal credit "of this eountry and insures, an era of prosperity.  A Honduran debt was floated fifty  years or more ago in Britain amounting lo_"& 5,000,000, but before the settlement" was reached it had climbed  to nearly   .ESO.000,000.  Worse than Czardom  Soviets Have Sent 89,000 Persons into  Siberian Exile.,,  There are'"-S9,Q0O political prisoners,  and exiles in Siberia and other remote  regions of Soviet Russia, according to  secret Bolshevist figures niade public  by* Russian Socialists on the occasion  of the ninth anniversary of lhe abdication of the Czar.  The Russian colony in Berlin points  out- that nearly two million Russians  are   scattered   all  over   the   world  Let this great  you up  The Ottawa city' council has sex;  May 1 to September 25 for the period  of daylight saving for this 3rear.  The London Daily Mail reports Hie  massacre of a party taking electrical  equipment tp "Lhasa, forbidden city of  Tibet. ������������������  A tentative statement on Alberta's  production of petroleum for 1925  shows that the 1925 output in the province alone was greater than the production for all Canada in 1924.  British Columbia tree seeds are being prepared for shipment to many  parts of the world for reforestation  purposes by the government lands  and forestry branch. New Westminster. I  A new type of rudder for motor  boats, hy which'it is possible to bring  a vessel to a standstill within ten feet,  with the propeller in motion, has been  invented by Mr. Ry lander, a well-  known Swedish engineer.  "DIAMOND DYE" MY  Just  mmm, uRnrtni  ���������rf   Dip   to   Tint   or   Boil  to Dye  Each lS-cent package contains directions so simple any  woman can tint soft,  delicate shades or  dye rieh, permanent  colors in lingerie,  silks, ribbons, skirts,  waists, dresses,  coats, stockings,  sweaters, draperies,  coverings, hangings  ������������������-everything! ,  Buy Diamond Dyes���������no other kind���������  and tell your drug-gist whether the^mate-  rial you wish to color is wool or silk, or  whether it is linen, cotton or mixed  goods. |  refugees, barred from their homeland.  "Nine years ago the _ fail of the  Romanoff s - set free 160,000 political  prisoners, who had been persecuted by  the Czar, for revolutionary activities.  Today all the, prisons of Russia are full  again." Three thousand prisoners are  on the dreaded Soviet Islands, which  the Czar abolished as a prison in 1908,  but which the Bolsheviks restored in  1923. * '     ,  seat of trouble.' 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'For Tanlac gets .right down to the  hundred    thousand  testimonials    from    grateful  Ta"nlac\ will help you just as it has'  helped millions of others.^. Buy a bottle at your drug store today and stare  the winning fight for prime, yigorous  health. Don't put off good health any  longer, and .foi* constipation take Tan-  lac-Vegetable Pills.    ~  Lost. Vessel Reaches Port  2 Years' Backache  Subdued by "Nerviline"  "Backache was the bane of my life,  and for two years I was so lame as to  be unfit for work," writes E. S. Sloane,  from Georgetown. "While in Smith  Bros.' Drug Store, I heard-of Nerviline  being a wondeiful pain-destroyer, so I'  decided to try Nerviline. ) Thanks to  Nerviline. my two-years' backache was  rubbed awa**, and to-day I am perfectly well."  All those who suffer from weak, aching backs, those whose nm-scles are  stiff, whose joints are swollen, let them  try Nerviline���������the liniment that never  fails.      35e at all dealers.  ossomM  Barkentine ' Forest -Dream Arrives  Safely lnvAustralia  Word was received at Vancouver oi  the arrival at Adelaide, Australia, of  the barkentine Forest Dream, 120  days out from "Vancouver with a cargo  of one million feet of lumber for Port  Louis, Island of Mauritius. Brief ad-  viees reported that the vessel had  been besieged by continual storms  since leaving port October 29, and  reached the .Australian port under jury  rig. After leaving "Vancouver, the*  Forest Dream, .owned by the Imported Hardwood's Company, was reported  November.10 off San Pedro, Calif., but  nothing further w-as heard of her until recently -and grave fears were felt  for the safety of the crew numbering  25 signed on at Vancouver port.  OUR CROSSWORD PUZZLE  &*  <'&elastfaj%#fa \  The trouble with the present generation is that it is present everywhere  but at home.  A great many orators mix the oil of  eloquence with the water of weak argument.  Relieved After Other  Remedies Had Failed  Ontario  Lady is Very  Enthusiastic About Dodd's Kidney Pills  Mrs.   P.   Alexander   Was   RunDown;  Had   Pains   in   Her   Back   and   Her  Blood  Was in   Poor Condition.  Nickleton, Ont. ��������� ("Special). ���������-One  more tribute to^the great work Dodd's  Kidney Pil?s are doing for -women of  Canada comes from Mrs. P. Alexander,  well known and highly respected here.  "I was very run down and often had  pains -in my back," Mrs. Alexander-  states. "My blood was also^very bad.  I read in the paper about Dodd's Kidney Pills and thought I'd try a box.  I have, tried many other medicines and  they did not relieve the pain.in my  back. Shortly after talcing half a  box of Dodd's Kidney Pills I felt m-y  pain was not so severe, so I continued  taking them���������three boxes altogether  and can say they have no equal for  kidney trouble. My father would  never be without them in. the house.  He. suffered, very much from kidhes  trouble."  Weak, nervous, run-down women  should give Dodd's Kidney. Pills a trial  at once.  Horizontal  - 1���������Sarcasm.  6���������Censures.  11���������Burden.  12���������To ascend.  .13���������English Bible (abbr}  14���������Young cats.-  16���������Half  (prefix).  17���������Negation.  19���������A loose knot.  20���������Low,  flat: marshland.  21���������The..    fifteenth   '' ..of  March.    V  23���������booking utensil. .  24���������Steep i*ugged rock.  25���������A bicycle or tricycle.  27���������Couples. ���������'".-:  28���������Prickly    shrubs . or  trees    of    the    rose  family.  29���������An Italian poet.  31���������Enslaves.  34���������Sashes worn by Jap-  '-.      anese women.  35���������Small child.  37���������The granular compressed snow which  forms glacier^ ice. ,  38���������Cyst.  39���������Street arab.  41���������Sag.  42���������Like.      -   -   -  AZ���������Used in photography  45���������Lieutenant   (abbr.).  46���������Fuss.  47���������Always.  49^-Excites.       ;  50���������Hate.  Plai'.s   Temper   Straight   Silhouette  A two-piece fdr-a la  featured in thia  one-piece  frock fashioned    of    figured  Indians Are-Prosperous  The Indians of the prairie provinces  in 1925 reaped over a million bushels  of grain and had on their farms fifty  thousand head ot livestock, according  to government reports. The cultivated area or Indian lands was increased 11,239 acres during 1925, bring-  .       ......7 Vertical  It���������Pertaining ytor scenery.'"   7   ':   ��������� A-  ���������;.-..  2���������Toward.  , 3-^-Writing fluid.  ,4-���������Destroy, ' ������ '  5���������Bar.  6���������City in France.  7���������To place side by side  8���������Beast ������pf burden.  9���������Myself.      -..      7   -  10���������SmaVts.  113a���������Main or "principal  part of anything.  15���������Palatable.  16���������Support, hold up.  18���������Pertaining to' _ the  ������������������mechanical arts .  20���������Robbed (slang).  22���������Thin, narrow strips  ��������� of boardl'  24���������A catalogue of saints  26���������Female sheep.      '  27���������Inspect closely.  29���������The nature or orson-*  7    ttty of a dose.  30���������River in Iberia.  32-=Hgad;  33���������A musical composition of seven voices.  .35���������'Domesticates.  36���������Fatigued.  39���������A sport or diversion.  40���������The middle of a  church.  43���������Sever;  44���������Place.  46���������Note of the  scale.  48���������-Regarding.  Answer to Last Week's Puzzle  Wliy Me Sitc-ceetlecT  From hard work on a fnrrn to the study  ef medicine in Cincinnati, where lie was  gradual ed, wa������ ihe course which Doctor  R, V. Pierce look.  In Jm younger clays lie practiced med-  3cane over a large district.    It was then the  Nova Scotia produces  about  2,000,-  000 barrels of apples annually.  cr������>pe, tho bodice section being joined j ing the total up to 104,-'95 acres, and  to a lower one at the "front, which at- ol* this C6.-I29 acres were sown to grain.  tain's fullness by means of double inverted plaits. The buck is plain,  and long full cleevos may br* joined  lo tlie kimino shoulders. The con-  rt'-nihle collar is rashloned oC a darker  "onf malerl.nl matching the patch  lJOoJ-'it.K, which hold in place a narrow  lk. belt. No. 1288 is in sizes 34, 36.  ?.", IO and 42 Inches bust.. Size 36  bns.1. i-nqnii'HS 3% yards G-l-inch material.     Price 20 ct-mts.  T!i<- seernt of dJ*_ltin.tivc dress lies  1 rt good ianl*> rather than a lavish  (i*.rL<mdiiurr! of money. Every woman  Hhould want, to make her own ..clothes,  nnd ilu! hom*"* dreHHrnaker will And thn  California    was-  discovered by Sir  Francis Drake in 1578.  end c-vtabliphed tli������"World������a'Di������p^a]-y|, ]''*"������������������'���������' ���������1|'! *'���������''*'*>'���������    where   he   put   up    Dr.  Pierce's  tiolden |                                 J7y"'.""  Medical Discovery for the blood as well as 1          HoW    To    OraeT'   Patterns  thr. Favorite PTeft-.rip.tion for women, care- ,__���������_-���������  fully prepoTinfr them from|_Foote,barka and! : ^fMr*"-*--~~**Vfnn!p^ Ncwf-pnper Union,  rr^vvlHTe   P                              clm^i-t, ev- ."       ^ M^ehnoL Avr*.. Winnipeg  During the Hast sixty years Dr, Pkrce'-i rwneif-rn >*.-.                       fti���������  IWovery, for the Mood, ha, been aoM iff  ��������� mtern *������������ S1Z0   larger   qiinmitie-j   by rlrtifrp*i.<lii   iliat*   any  fieher medicine.     It is a tonic in it* affccia , '*���������* + ���������������������������*< >**������������������* ��������������������� .������������������-.. '���������>..   (,tl the atowiach   ancE di^railvc aiipaiatias*; '  an altefative in ita ociion on the blood, liver '������-���������������-������������������*���������-���������������*-��������������� ��������� ������������������-**'-*'������������������������������������ ���������������������..������.*  and fifchi,    Tt ancreaaen the appetite, niini- ( M*������mw  nFntes the   digestion, enriches the hlocxi,, tHB'mo   **���������������������������-������.4.4 4....������..,......,.������...  amJ mZkca both men and -women feel a-they Towia *      ....... *...   .  ������Iii. omhen sliey were young: and care free, j               #*-*.-������   ������*.   *   ���������>������������������������............  Ail. your j.iru^'" 'or Dr. P-trcs*? _">ss- JSiSviZi:*,   rf-ouciiy,  in tablet ot liquid form, or send ������������������������,!  ^()ti. ,,,,1..  ttr mtmtrxn*  *������/_-������������ ������^������  .10c for! trial pkff. of fablen to Dr, Pierc^'a. Bem*  Mm toiti w ***mv*  Cwftt������' coin  i.nlvnrntory,  m Hri-l^ebHru**., CMM. I                               ttaTcfttlly)  *'                **        ������������������������������������ j  ���������,awiarnftw iima.wMMh.n.aajanaffM,i_aiflnaa������[aiMlWfau,M"Ttffrar-r-"T r-._���������__���������___.������������������ ..._.,.������������������.... ^....^    .���������,..���������-.���������.  W.     S.     IA    :i(',"24 i Minard's Llnlme-mt (for eore threvat  She Could Har.dly-  Do Her Housework  Nerves Were So Bad  Mra. I, M, ParltH, Consocon, Out,,  writes:���������"I had heart and nerve  tronhlo, and became bo short of  breath I couhl hardly do my daily  housework, and wan no norvowi I  could net t.hSnlf of Btn-yi-nff ulotio, aa  every, littlo HOiind X heard folt liko  & iiliock to mo,  I Saw ������  ao������__SC_K_.       recommended, ro X  tried   a   box,   and  after tftlilng tho  necond ono I. nn.i  now reeliiiK like n  differont woman,"  Tbtfl preparation  baa   been   on   tho  market  for  tho  .... ���������%   . . .      . 1 - -i  ���������     a/au      vtlUlt)     IMJ40      MMM     UV. 1J JU V iaU      ...  woudortfui  roputaiHott  for tlio   relief  ot nil heart and nerve trouble-*. (  fiB       BB.________i       AwtgeL ���������  lea as it should he  Party Whip'a Success  Henry, ElvinH Spencer, who has  been appointed Whip of tho Progressive inirty iu Canada, Is a tiatlvo of  Great, Alne, sCrcitford-on-Avon, England, whore ho was born 43 years ago.  At tho ago of 25 he loft England to  take up farming ln Canada and soon  acquired a quarter section CXG0  acres) In Alberta. He was joined a  few years later by a brother from  l"lnBli������n<"( nnd 16rln.y they own and cultivate "botwcan them moro than S.00O  acres."  A*i"t up  only  by  'I'i  Oe.t IJttiitod, Toronto,  mrt  t.  Miiouirn  Ont.  It wHI Prevent Ulcerated Throat.������������������  At the first Bymptoms of eoro throat,  which prestiBCs ulceration and Inflam-  mntlon, take * n spoonful of Wr.  Thomas* Ecloctilo OH.- Add a HUle  ������ugut' lO' U 10 iiUkko lt palalable. II  will allny the irritation and prevent  tlio ulceration and nwelllng that are  Bo pnlnful. Those who wore porlodt-  cally subject to quinsy have tlma mode  ihemselveR Immune to attack.  m^mmm*i.,M^mmmm.mm^m^m  ��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� umm  It a. cooper csn't. n.v������a a barrel of  iutx, ho can at leant havo a. tiLavJntf  Cood tlmo trying.  "Mlnard'a  Lln(m������nt foi- cold's  i Self - Pbisoniiig  Increasitigly  Gotnmohi  iModemXiviniv Habits "Pro*  mote Self a-FolBOtLing-^  Thousands are Victims  The {Kcragc man or woman does not  enjoy consistent good health. Loss of  *\ppctite, headachco, biliousness and a  lack of enthusiasm for cither work or  play ako constant complaints.  Scient lata have ascertained that auch  a condition Is usually cauaed by aclf-  poiBoning resulting from conatipation.  Due to modern Hiving habits, the  natural accretion which promotearcgu-  lar elimination.by eoftening the bowel  contcnta, ia often deficient-���������especially  among imddle-ngcd people. The poison  from waBtc mat ter remaining in the  ayatciriB of people thtia affected is the  inuiclioua enemy of good health.   -  Such people need Nujol, f^ccaiinc  Nujol Boftcna the wante matter and  pcrmita thorough' nnd regular bowel  elimination without overtaxing the  intent I nn1  mii-iclr-n.   It helps Nature  AbIc your druggist for Nttjol to-day���������  and-*remember, look for the name  "Nujot" in red on both tuoUiu l-iLmi  and package. THS   BEViEW,   ORESTON,   B.   a  Acting As King's Deputy  Prince George Empowered to Confer  Order of  Knighthood  His Majesty the King has empowered Prince George, his youngest son,  who is a lieutenant serving with the  British .fleet in the Far East, to confer the Order of Knighthood on the  Governor and Commander-in-Chief ot  Hong Kong, His Excellency Cecil Clement!.  The investiture took place March 13.  Conferring of knighthood abroad is a  rare event. The first occasion on  which a son of King George was empowered to act as deputy for bis royal_  father in an investitute of the kind was  when the Prince of /"Wales knighted  the late General, E. W. B. Morrison,  Ottawa, during the Prince's visit to  Canada in 1919.  Why Bald So Young!  Slrangc^onuuitic^>veJdvtnlturcs of lhe Qlaooer vou knoid!  TlWrirfflTMi*^^ ___���������___���������!! ���������" ____ i      mn *"*     -       - .-^-** .������r_ _  ������_  Copyriqhtl925by HX.GATES  Published by arrangement with  First   National   Pictures,   Inc.  x  7    CHAPTER   I.  "Be good, little girls! Dab your  noses and put on your smiles. Good  Morning is -coming'"'  It was a wonderfully sweet voice,  and solemn. But there was the flavor of a laugh hidden in the mock soif  "enmity. ���������That was a trick of Joanna's.  She had adopted it from someone.  Joanna adopted all  tricks of mapner  sons made in variations of the incongruous-pattern, of the day, dabbed their  noses, softened the craftiness in their  too-wise eyes, and shaped smiles about  their grotesquely scarlet lips. It was  each day's preparation for what was a  daily ceremony���������the ten o'clock visit  to the silk counter of "Good Morning."  '"Good Morning," it- may be explained, was, in a more definite way, Mr-  Cuticura Will Help You  To prevent- loss of hair. > Dandruff,  usually   the   cause   of  premature  baldness, may be easily removed  by regular shampoos -with Cuticura  Soap, preceded by touches of Cutlcura Ointment. -This treatment  keeps the scalp clean and healthy  and promotes hair growth.  -  SuajO* Eseb ffres by "Wall. Address Canadian  Depot: "Stenhctue, ltd, Montreal" Price, Soap  gSe. Ointment 25 and 6Qe. Talcum 25c.  Cuticuna Sharing Slick 25c.  Did you send for me?  tone.was a challenge.,,../. ,  I'm fromthe    silks,    number 271"      Her    very  that promised tp be  successful addictions    to._her-   own original store .of  them*.  yObediently,  the  young women who  '*��������� flanked' Joanna behind the silk count-'  er', a bevy of sheer, sinuous young per-  DOCTOR ADVISED  ���������OPERATION FOR  MRS. PENN  She Escaped It by Taking  Lydia E. Pinkham's Vege-  table Compound  Windsor, Ont, ��������� "After thebirth of  my first baby I was very much rundown in health and the doctor said I  must have an operation as I was  suffering from a displacement. A  -friend -wanted me to try your medi-  ���������'������������������ cine���������Lydia E, Pinkham's Vegetable  Compound���������-and I took it steadily for  a year. Durinjr this time I was carrying my second baby and I felt real  ���������well all the time- am* did1 not havo a  .hard confinement. I feel sure the  - Vegetable Compound did me a lot of  jyoodK and all my people do, too. One  sister in Leamington, Ontario, takes  it, and both Bisters praise it as a good  medicine. X am .more than pleased  .with the result.'" ��������� Mra. W. PeSsin, .  Windsor, Ontario. ;  Mra. Corbin Relieved from Pain  Stcwinclco, N. S, ��������� "I had pnin-i  acrnq-* my hn**k nntl in mv Bid-* for two  years after my first bafciy was born.  My mother had taken Ly'dia E, Pinkham's Vegetable Compound and I  read about tt in the papers, so I tried  .it and tho pains all left me. I have  a family of three children now,., and  tho medicine helped  me during tho  ommcncl it to my friends.' V-Mra.  Cauv W. Connm, Main Street Stcw-  1& ���������:!������., Kev a Scotia. <i  WWNawMwawUM  "A".     N.     II r.     lfi!JI  Leroy y Harkness, an imposing gentleman of sleek grooming, risen to the  dignity of a long. tailed coat, and tremendously .impressed by his responsibilities as arbiter of the "world's  events and, incldentlly, the autocratic  buyer who rules the destinies of the  sillc department; .Promptly; at yten  o'clock ea,ch morning; The store opened at nine.. Mr. Harkness, freshly magnificent, tapped his fingers, on the  spread of the silk counter, encompassed each of the young -women behind it  with a friendly condescending glance,  and said to them collectively:  '"Good Morning!"   .,";.".  There was much rivalry among tho  servitors of satin as ta which of them  first would see' "Good Morning" down  the aisle and announce his .coming.  And If, by any chance, "Mr. Good  Morning's" eyes rested, a little longer  one one rouged face than on another  among liis sil k counter nympha, why,  there waa a full day's scandal ahead..  It happened ( often; -- too often,  Joanna herself had been 'bothered a  bit of late, because "Good Morning"  had fallen Into the habit of looking  at litn*. moro and more speculatively.  The morning befdro* she had decided  she could not Ignore that meaningful  look hi the buyer's eyes any longer,  and had'UUed her elilu at him.' She  whb prppalred to do it again.     '  But, strangely, "Good Morning" waa  noi. approaching'in his usual languidly majestic manner. His expression  wan EiC'eriii, us If he canned now matters oi; importance. He|-y������n't atop at  the next counter, but canto right along,  "Go-od Lord," exclaimed the young  person on Joanna's right "He has a  grouch.     Somebody's in for It!"  Joanna struck hor pose. Joanna  .ind Tnnr������y pr.f������i-������<*, o*-|*. for ' evej"- *_??-���������  cum stance. For "Go&d Morning" she  had rehearsed a way of elevating her  chin, putting her hand to the back of  her head so' that "her elbow and forearm would show ofC well, and fixing  the other on her hip. The effect in  her mirror had been, extremely satisfactory.- But her hand fell from her  hair and the one at her* hip Sopped  down suddenly.    .  Mr. Harkness had no mornings for  any of them'r He walked directly to  where Joanna stood and stopped,  abruptly facing her. There was  neither smirk nor smile in his half  closed eyes. Once he had interrupted an unfortunate shoplifter, and had  looked at the trembling young woman  In just that manner..  "Miss Joanna," he said, his words  sharp and evenly cold, "Have the  goodness to go "at "once to Mr. Gray  don's office, "You are to be spoken to,  by Mr. Graydon himself. At-once, if  you please." **  Pencils dropped to the floor behind  the silk counter . unnoticed. Eyes  stared. Blank faces turned upon the  startled girl. And she stored into the  fatuous face of the. man across the  counter as if he had woven her in some  evil spell. - Y "  Mr. Harkness-was,'no longer, "Mr.  Good Morning." -He was--an ogre;  the serf of a. tyrant and " hearer. of a  tyrant's summons.,./. Hie stood, "there.  cold, immovable, piercing- Waiting,'  waiting for Joanna; Joanna of the gold  brown hair that had watched* him on  other mornings, to hurry away at this  unheard of bidding.  For, so far as the record, was re-  membered at the silk counter," no  other girl employee had been summoned Into the awful presence ot  the "Old Man." It augured* but one  thing. That thing shaped itself in  Joanna's mind almost Instantly. She  had offended a customer; unconsciously, perhaps, but offended one'; .and an  important customer; one who had the  ear of the mysterious, unapproachable,  thoroughly "unknown "Old Man;"; And  that'meant, dismissal! 77������������������������������������ ; -^y  The "buyer's fingers began to* drum,  warningly, on the "counter. A summons to the office brooked no delays.  He didn't know what nor how the Qhi  Man so much as knew the name of  the unimportant Joanna who, despite  that gold brown hair and the captivating poses, was .after ail, only "Num-  ���������ber 27 in the silks." Graydon, owner of the city's largest department  store, was not the sort who knew certain ones of his hundreds of young women clerks. hy name. - A few of the  managers were that sort; not Graydon.  "I believe I said, 'at once,' MI3S  Twenty-seven," Mr. Harkness repeated, icily. "I should advise that you  interpret that as meaning "now I*".  And then he. added the afterstihg that  brought quiver to the grotesquely scarlet lips; the quiver that the girlbit  at and repulsed viciously; "-"I fancy.  Miss, that the other young ladies will  conduct the counter satisfactory until  you return from your interview !"-  Joanna could have choked him for  'that. Even in her trouble she remembered the different tone of him  and the different light in the eyes of  him on the morning of the day before  when she flushed under his" fawning.  He knew, she reflected, that she was  going up -to the taunting dignity of  being dismissed by the owner. His  code demanded that he have no consideration for even such a one as she,  if she were to go into the - owner's  black book.     But Joanna was Joanna.  "So sweet of Mr. Graydon to send  you along for me!" she murmured.  "We were discussing you just last  evening, you kribw-^-Mr. Graydon  and I. I was telling him -what a nice  little boy you are���������and shall-you run  along now, or. shall ypu show me the  way?"  If she was going to be "discharged  she'd leave behind her" something to  be remembered by! She'd waited a  long tim������ to shoot something like that  at the supercilious "Mr. Good Morning.'^ She gloried in the smothered  gasp which choked in the throat of  the girl next her.  "I'm   27.       Did   the - Old���������Did   'Mr.  Frae foe eatanrla  when melted in at  apoon. or snuffed  up *t*b.a *no������a and  vapor* inhaled.  Head and Chest Colds  Relieved la a New Way  A  Salvo -wMeli  Release*  Medicated  '        Yapora when Applied Over  Throat and Chest.  Inhaled ^sa a vapor and, at the same.  time absorbed through the skin like a  liniment, Vicks VapoRub reaches immediately inflamed, congested air passages.  This is the modem direct treatment for  all cold troubles that is proving so popular in Canada and the States where over  17 million jars are now used yearly.  Splendid for sore throat, tonsiUtis,  bronchitis, croup, head and chest colds,  catarrh, asthma or hay fever.  . Just rub Vicks over throat and chest  and inhale the medicated vapors. It  auickly loosens tio a cold.  VAFO R..U������  Over 21 Million Jars Used Yearly  Settlers For Alberta  The advance guard of the 3,000 settlers, being sent out from Britain to  Canada; is expected to reach Alberta  soon. Preparations are under -way to  see - that comfortable quarters await  them. They will have good houses to  start with and employment will be  provided where required.  MARCH WEATHER  DANGEROUS TO BABY  On Account "of the Very Sudden  - Changes in Temperature  Our Canadian March -weather���������one  day bright, but sloppy, the next blustery a_a.d cold���������is extremely hard on  children? Conditions niake it necessary for the mother to keep the- little  ones indoors. They are often confined to  overheated, badly ventilated  Judical Testimony  The definite decision by--eminent  medical authorities that cancer is caused by dietetio errors common to civilization is of vital importance to suifex'-  ers. The necessity for including in  the, dietary regular quantities of uncooked _fruit and vegetables is insisted upon, as the process of cooking  robs them of iheir valuable salts. The  new method of treatment consists,  therefore, of giving patients regular  quantities oC the assimilable "salts" of  potassium, and placing them on a dietary which Is rich in potassium in its  natural condition. The results are  proving so highly successful that medical men are recommending"or adopting It on behalf of their patients, The  Graydon want to ask my advice, about  rooms    and    catch    colds   which rack  the business today?" their whole system. To guard against;  The  secretary ignored  the attecta- *-���������,gMJ������&*~S^Vaf/Xe  tion. j along,  a box of Baby's  Own Tablets  .   "Oh, so-you are Joanna!"* she said, ] should be kept in .the house  and an  simply.      "I sent Mr: Grayaon's , sum-'P������ccasi6har dose given    the    baby - to  mons to your departMent chief, y I  don't know* what It is, but I'm sure  it's important. Ill tell him you're  waiting."  Joanna, urged " by the secretary,  found ai chair. Somehow1 the atmosphere of the Old Man's office" worried  her. It wasn't what she'd expected.  Not at all in ke.eping with the most  approved disclosures of old men;s  dens on the movie screens. "It was  startling bare, and solid, and sedate.  And the secretary wasn't as an owner's office assistant, should be> Not  even pretty. That is, not pretty according to'*-the silk counter standards.  She was pale, and needed touching up  at the cheek bones. . Joanna could  have shown her how to lay on "one'of  red,.,three of blue, rub it in, and whiten with Florette's pink. And she  wore no bracelets or bangles or, even,  the dangling jet ear rings which were  the mode. \ '���������**.'  Really, she must be stupid, that secretary of the Old Man's, and with her  opportunities! Still ��������� something  about her fascinated Joanna. "SJflss 27  cauglit herselCi'Ubblrig: at her lips and  wondering if she'd marked them' too  red that (morning.      :���������   ��������� a ,.;'.���������  (To be continued)  keep his stomach sweet and .his bowels-  wdrklh'g regularly.  Baby's Own Tablets are a niild but  thorough laxative*' which, "never fall  to regulate the stdmach and bowels  and thus relieve colds and simple  fevers and keep baby fit.- The Tablets are. sold by medicine dealers or  by mail at 2o cents a box from Tne  Dr. Williams' Medicine " Co., Brockville, Ont.  Alberta's Coal Production  The total coal production from the  mines of Alberta during the past' year  amounted to 5.883,394 tons, or 679,681  tons more' than the total for the preceding-year. . H.ast year's figures were  made up as follows: Domestic coal,  3,156,359 '.f tons; sub-bituminous, 5S1,-  835; and bituminous. 2,145,2001  AFTER SHAVING  Dilute Minard's one-half with  cream or sweet oil, and apply to  the    face.      Very ,soothing and  refreshing.  ber of similarly encouraging letters  wo receive from doctors proving the  grout value of the OantaFisium Treatment to patients Buffering from cancer:���������  Oct. 2, 1824, Colchester.  "Having tried your "Cantaaslum'  on a patient, 1 commencing July last,  I was surprised to learn from her  today that hor two sarcomatous"  breasts, with frequent-pain, havo al-  y, most vanished. Please send me an*  ollii.T 'C.mla*i..slui._r irea.tuvui, for  which I enclose choquo." /  Yours faithfully,  Dr.   Tl.   W.   ��������� '-r*'- Ij.IlaC.S.  A PRTOJ2 BOOK, fully explaining tho  abovo treat in ent, im** boon written for  Btifforers or nny ono Interested In the  vnoHt Riier.i-Hf.iii1 method' of fighting  "Tho Cancer Becmrga." Applications  i'or this book f-hotild bo addressed to  Cl.-nrUir. Will-tar, fit nrun-ftwi*-!' A-/i>r.(i������.  Toronto 4, Canada. Solo Canadian  and U.S.A. representative. The CnU-  tacalum. Co., England.  -i.  little Helps For-This Week  Wlthold    hot    good   from  them  to  whom it. Is duo.���������Prov. III., 27.  Bo quick to pi-also, be slow to scorn.  For   what   tho   future   holds���������who  following la only ono of a largo num-Ld      '      knows? ���������       . .   -  Today the vino has but a thorn,  '^ombrrow brings the rose.,  There aro a few hardy soulj, that  .can struggle on stony soil, shrubs that  can wait for tho dew and sunbeams.  vinos that will climb without kindly  training���������but only a few. Utter the  kind word whon you can, 'give the  holplng praise when you see it ls deserved. The thought that "no" one  knows aud no ono carcsi" bligUts many  a bud of promise.  _������������������������ i 12w������z4 Zm m S&������?3  if^;i^  BAKERS* OVENS���������Write for catalogue and list of used ovens.  Hubbard Oven Company, 1100 Queen  West. Toronto.  LEG SORES  A Kit CXJllAUVZ. It you *ufr������r from Lear.  Borea or Varlcouo tric������ra. I will aerul you  abuolntel** I'llKK * ropy- ot my fRinoMw  -book that toll* note- to b* rt.* of ("lei-.  troubles tor All tlm* by Ualnar my rn-  ���������m������rk������bl������ palnlei* ire&tnient. It U <"ll*-  Jorom from wnytljlii* you ever li������������rd or,  mid the. result of over IS yejirs spetUl-  minor. Simply saml your namo ami ������(1-  druss "*������ t"r. K. J. WKlTTlKIt. SulU' ">������,  4������1 Ksut 11th &*r������et. Ksnnns City. Ua.  Worms sap tho strength and undermine the vitality of children;  Strengthen' tlioni by using Mother  Graves' Worm Exterminator to drive  out the partiBltes.  There  la  reason to  all things,  It's different with, some people.  but  Ml nurd'a Liniment for dandruff  y^>f|i THE  CBKS2.eS? BETEEW  autauaua  May 29=31, June 1 -2  PKESENTS  Leake's Orchestral Entertainers  A musical programme of exceptional merit and variety hy^nasterly  artists, expert in playing a great number of instruments.  TOY TRIO  Presenting ERNEST TOY, Australian Violinst; EVA LESLIE  TOY, Pianist; MABEL. MARKL.E, Soloist.  Russian  Cathedral  Choir  Presenting   Secular, Sacred and   Comic numbers in solo and  ensemble���������in English and Russian  JOHN DUXBURY, Entertainer  England's unsurpassed entertainer.    He will delight Canadian  audiences.  five .years ago, when he acquired   a  small property*of;his own on which he  has resided ever since.   The funeral  tool"- place oh Satuiduy morning from  Holy   Cross   Church.    Creston,    Rev.  "Father Conan  having charge   of the  services at the churcn and grave, with  Messrs. J. B. Holder, W. S. Cuming, J.  M. Craigie, Sam. Scott, 23. Hafekjns arjfd  E,   Martin   officiating   as .pallbearers  | and a large  turnout of friends to pay  a last tribute, of - respect.   Deceased is  survived   by a   family   of five���������-Mrs,.  Stinson predeceasing him about three  years���������four of whom reside   in   the  Valley,    Mrs. "Leadbeater,   Paul    and  Silvia at Eriekson;   Mrs. Albert Stewart of Creston,  and Ernest of Cratii-  brook,    to    whom    is    extended    the  sympathy of tbe community in their  great loss.' ^Those sending floral tribute  were:    Family wreath;   Mr.   and Mrs.  Albert Stewart,  cross;   Mr. and Mrs.  R.   Dodds,* cross;   Mr. and Mrs.  Sana  Scott, cross;   Mr.  and Mrs.   andvMiss  Ruth Klingensmith, spray;   Jack and  Jim Dodds, ���������-spray;   Mr. and Mrs.   E.  Haskins,  spray;.    Mr. and Mrs. D. S,  Timmons. spray;   Mr. and Mrs.  J. B.  Holder, spray.  Cranbrook will havo its Fall -fair  this year in tents on a central  location in town. The directors  think the fall fair grounds are too  far out to get the crowd.  - At Nakwsp- $442 was netted by  the Altar Society ~ on a - 17th - of  March drivet and entertainments  the funds to oe used in ^erectiag a  fence aroundjthe cemeteryr     "~"-  "Tke Universal Wallboard*9  "CAPPY RICKS  99  The Play that has made millions laugh.  -S^-J*  "The Narrow Gate in the Wall of Life  DR. GORDON- B. SMITH'S brilliant and instructive message  ���������which constitutes a great challenge to arowing youth.  A quiet marriage was solemnized at  the United Church parsonage here "on  Tuesday evening, the Rev. B. C. Freeman joining together Mr. J ohn Bathie  of Duck Creek and Mrs. Mae MacFar.  bine of   Winnipg.    The  wedding was  strictly private,   necessary    witnesses  of   the cermony only being   present-  The bridegroom is a former resident  of Cram brook, having h<*ld the post of  foreman   in the Canadian   Pacific machine  shops" several  years ago.    The  couple will take up  residence at Duck  Creek.���������Cranbrook Courier.  Lends Itself to Everyr Method    ^   -<j.  of Treatment ., ~  LAMATCO offers a perfect surface for any commeroial enamel, ftafewall paint or  kal8omine,Iand can be covered with wallpaper without the usual coat or size.  UtMATCO can be Bnished in beautiful natural groin, effects, and when *r������J*ed  with Lamatco Finishes the result rivals the most, eestiynaarttwooas, such as Mahogany  Walnut, Oak or Maple. ^ .'*-."  LAMATC0 Finishes for natural grain paneH&g stain, fill and surface at one  operation. Any commeroial varnish can then be used, but a simple coat or wax ie au  that is needed. *_ _  ���������-, -"        For Sals By -   * ��������� _  ���������     -  C. A, ROBINSON, Canyon  Manufactured by  LAMINATED MATERIALS CO., Ltd.  .r   "      New Westminster, B. C..  mm  The City Invincible  99  JOFIi W. EASTMAN'S intensely practical message that will  awaken the average citizen to his responsibilities in  * the present day community life.  Local and Personal!  Misses Grace   and   Kathleen   Gibbs  arrived  in   Creston on Thursday  last  ing   fires   this year will be the most  efficient in the history of  NEWS OF KOQTENAYS  x c r '& i on s  Daily May 15 to September 30  $19-000 will be spenfcon improvements to Fernie streets this   year.  Coast  be held throughout the summer which  will be open'to ail players in .the ""/alley, Entries nirw being taken for the  mixed doubles and all players wishing  to enter are requested to hand in their  name, together with the entry fee of.  $1 to D. T. Scrimgeour at the i-tank of  Commerce.froni whom all information'  regarding the tournament may be  obtained. It -being~the wish of the  committee in charge to have this  series started, by .the 2lat all entries  must be in by Tuesday, May 18th.  Death of. Joseph Stinson  Although his death  was   not unex  pected none the less keen is the regret'  at the passing of John Joseph Stinson,  who died at his   home at Frickson on  the   evening of Thursday.   May 6th,  following ii paralytic stroke which  he  sustained   aibont    a     week    previous.  Deceased,  who was 66  years  of age,  ���������was a native  of   Lincoln,    Nebraska,  and name to Eriekson district in the  summer of 1910. occupying the ranch  next the Timmons place until   about  A number of the  tennis player*, of  Oreston and Wynnnel are endeavoring  from Bournemouth, England,   on   an [to arrange a series  of tournaments to  extended  visit   with    their    brother.  Postmaster Gibbs,    and   their sister,  Mrs. Fred Ash. The trip was quite an  eventful one tbe ship-, the C.P.R. liner  Minhedo<-a, being- delayed   two days  due to encoutering icebergs.  The Anglican Young Peoyle's Association was officially launched on  Wednesday night last at the Parish  Hall. Rev. S. Newby beiug in charge  of tbe initiation aud installation cere,  monies. The organization starts oS  witb ten members, with Jeffrey Collis  as president, Another meeting is  earned for tonight ut which a night  will be fixed for the regualar monthly  meeting.  Miss Vaugban of Calgary, advance  representative of the 1928 Chautauqua  was here on Wednesday when organ i-  iz*ition of the local guarantors waa  effected. Ja*������. Adlard is chairman;  D. T. Sciimgeur, secretary of the local  committee, with H. Brownrigg looking after the grounds, and C. F. Hayes  amp W, R. Long at the head of the  publicity and ticket committees respectively.  A. G. Strudwicke. president of the  Leadville. Mining Comdany, Limited,  with B. Johnson, were here from  Kitchener on Tuesday calling on the  business men offering stock in tbe  company, wbich ie trying to secure  about $15,000 of|new capital for development work. Th-������y made a few sales  and will be back in a few daya to cloi-e  with some others who are taking a  few dayn to consider the matter.  Rev, W. Simpson. B.A., travelling  secretary for the rellgiou������ educational  work of the Anglican Church,took the  service in Christ Cnurch on Sunday morning, delivering an exceptionally practical addrenn onthe advan-  fcapff. of religions education in fche  nchool������. He contend** that tho youth  of today Is getting ������ lop Hided training  with every attention directed to  develop the' mental Hide and fcha  religious side left undeveloped,  Creston had a uhoittctkll on Wediifw-  thiy from Hon. T. D. Pattnllo, minister  of lands, and Major McDrmlj&d, water  comptroller. who w#*r*������ motoring  through to Crambrook and Kimb#������r**ly,  .a-ft,r������r making nn iliHpection of irrigation wyatemH in the Month tiicanagan  nnd Grand Forth*. The mlntHter in  r(T.fwr.|������"i-,o" nn the flora.*!, ry department  work at Nt'ldon nnd Crambrook, nnd  b--lievi.-������ tht:. arrangementfl  for handl-  Rev.   B.' C. Freeman   of   Cran-  I brook   has    been   invited   to   the  the service,   pastorate of the   United Church at  Grand Forks.  500 Miles-joff Magnificent  Mountain Scenery,  through tbe World  rer owned Resorts :���������  Banff, Lake Loujse,  Emerald Lake, and  Sicamous.  Eastern  Canada  A. choice of rotates���������  Via all rail, or  Lake and rail.  Three trains daily���������  Three sailings weekly.  Alaska  THE MYSTIC  NORTHLAND.  Special Summer "Fares.  From Vancouver and!  return $90, Meals and  Berth  included on   a  Palatial Princess liner  C.    W.   Gnnther     of    Bonneis  Ferry, who operates with a Hock of  about 500 birds, claims to haye liad  a net profit of $355. SS  on his operations for the past twelve   months.  The * Kootenaian "tells us that  applause followed fchoyreading.-of.  the reports 'of the young people's  societies work at the annual neeting  of the tJnited' Chnrch, Kaslo, last  month. -  Free Press* A party of ten prospectors from the ContsolidateP Mir-*-  iug & Smelting Company arrived  in town this week and will start  work in the hills around Fernie immediately. ^  Eucharistic  V  CH1CAGO, ^DNE 20-24;'19*26.  For Literature, Fares, Routes, Etc.,  ask the Ticket Agent.  Overseas Tours  i ' . ��������� -  SPECIALLY.CO"NDUt*JTED  - .    lTaURS.TO,GREAT,  *"    BRITAIN and the  CONTINENT.  UNITED STATES  DAILY MAY 22 tti SEPTEMBER 16  To Minneapolis, St. Paul, Chicago. NeWYork, and other large centres.*  For full information ask any Ticket Agent of the  CANADIAN PACIFIC  ''7;,yP^ei^FI:e  General Change in  i ram service  Effective SUNDAY. MAY 16  Times for trains will be:  ERICKSON  Westbound. No. 67���������3.05 p.m.  Eantbonnd/ No. 08���������12.41 p.m.  CRESTON  Westbound, No. 07���������B.lfi p.m.  Eastbound. No. 68���������12.26 p.m.  Pacific Standard Time.  TRANS-CANADA LIMITED, Noa. 7  and 8, Standard Sleeping Curs only,  between Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver, will   be  resumtwl. first train  Inuivvti am*ih of tliJisi>c pottila May lOtlu.  TIIK M (JUNTA INK MR, Trulns Now. 18  and 1*7, b<*tween Chlejtgo and Vancouver,, will be rcHirtnnd eitrly in  June.  For forth**!* p*������i  Tir;K,ni, Af(<iot.  tlr;ularn apply to any  J. E. PROCTOR,  District Jt'neaonger  Agent, Calgary.  We would  specially call yonr attention to the beauty and  good wearing qualities of  PENMAN'S SILK HOSE  IN COLORS.  Windsor Tan, Chicle, Toast, Bran, Black, Greyv.;  $1.50  Ribbed Silk in Crash, Fawn, Windsor Tan, Suede  .75  Silk and Lisle, in Black: and colors ;       ,60  BOYS' HOSE  Black Peter Pan, heavy, well made, good wearers,  sizea from 7 to 11, prices from ��������� .50 to 65c  Heavy Ribbed Cotton in Black and Sand, sizes 7 to  10-J- ' ���������; ,. : B5. to 50e  Have you  seen all the  New  Hats and  '-���������-''.' '      ,-        *   '  7  U^mmmm V%CI.        '   W mfVmP  Men  AU the early  Spring  Styles  in stock.  state:  ^^m       ^^^-        ^|^^|       JSmy.     WmmWSi  o in g j B~-.~ -^^^   Q  ssssomsssssiBsm  LIMITED  S9  WBR mwmmmn piim  mMmmww>mimim  i?  XHE:-.COQSSTON E������ySSw   m *>  You know it's fight  wheu ^f$k buy here I  ," Wheii you buy Groceries, or anything  else, at our store you' always get something  besides what, you purchased! You get a  satisfying ^ assurance that the, goods are  fresh, that the quality is genuine, and that  the value, in relation to price, is sound and  trustworthy. .That's something worth"  having.  reston VaHsy Co-operative Assn.  ERICKSON  CRESTON  -s  CARS ..RlEDTJOEI*!  '* . _- V-  1 Chassis.  ,-   NEW.CARS  Sedan Fordor. 1 Touring.  SECOND-HAND GA     _  wf**^^ Jmmm^B.   ^m%m^   ^*m���������f  _���������**���������     ^     mmmmmmmW mm\m\mmmww\m, mw\>.  JB-.-4.     ^    Jftaa^ ^*__ta-^ mtwm. .mlmmm   .������*������. ^Sh. r*^  1925 Model Ford   ���������$ 375.00  1918 Model Ford ��������� _ .150.00  In fine shape*  _A.P-������I'I B.1 -S _  _  -    -      \  Exclusive Ford Dealer  .-       ?       CRESTON  Nelson Protective Association  IA   1SOO CLU81  THE COST IS SMAliL AND THE BENEFIT IS I/ARGE"   Why not take advantage of thle opportunity to help those -who look to you for protection?  Join now.  ENTRANCE FEB 98.00. AGE LIMIT SS YEARS.  ^Persons of either tex eligible.       Applicant fay* the doctor's fee.  For .full particulars write  R.J. STEEL, Secretary, Box 1S8,NELSON, B.C.  It is not -always ea6y '���������'.' to. ���������"���������' sl������V0.'.' -1*M*'  ,.y7^bse. who do save prosper. As a  little money is accumulated it should  be placed in a Savings Bank account  where interest will be paid and the  principal surra be secure. There is  a Savings Bank Department at every  branch of this Bank. n0  IMPERIAL   SANK  skcssji  C. W. ALLAN,  Of CAJ-4AJCIWW  GRESTON BRANCHp  Manager,  Local and Personal  The sale of household effects at the  J.   Hayden -residence     on   Victoria  Avenue-on   Saturday was'anything  but -successful. * Not in many years  have bids, on furniture, etc., been no  low as those offered at this sale.' -  '. -* "   *  It would, appear as if, all danger from  fhifth water ,<m.~tbe, flats was   paat.  Those who have .qeen In the hills state  there is hardly, n. ore than four feet of  snow at   they Jitgb    points.. At this  time a. year. ago. about twelve -feet.  ~      ' N a  * Geo." JBE. Kelly bf Creston Drug &  Book Storey reports a steady demand  for tlie "new Orthophonic Victor, disposing of two of the latest models nt  the end of last week. The buyers  were Miss Rose Cherrington and Mrs.  Maxwell.    ,.  -7.-<  made such a bit with their variety  c.-.ncert programme at both Wynndel  and Canyon, will appear at Creston.  next Friday night, at 830, at the  "Parish Hall, under the auspices of the  Anglican-Young People's Association,  with an admission' of SOcents to adults,  and 25 cents to children.  At the April meeting of Creston Rod  and Oun Club word was received from  fishery inspector Robinson that there  was no limit to the day's catch of gbasa  in local waters.J Mr. Robinson was ofthe opinion* that the more of these  J_hat were taken tbe better it would be  for trout and other game fish, as the  bass' were known to destroy the trout  fry.   The sale of bass is also legal.  P. Philip, of Victoria, deputy mln=  isWr of public works, made an inspection by auto of tbe roads between  Goatfell and Kuskanook, in company  with    the    district    engineer,     Wm.  -a-.   -. _    I . . .     ,,,, I  Any    person' desiring "to    install  Skinner overhead  irrigation   will do i Kamsay, on Friday last.   No official  *      I      l__l_J__a_4       Wm. mm. A       Atf-a*W������A      4"__fk      "M ���������>"_���������   WtJ       ������***'  well -to    communicate   with   p.   j������, i     ,  , . ..   ju     j     .       ������.   ������.i   Truscott,  who -has    taken   over-, th������ [w6vd has_ con?f* *������ hand yet aa to when  agency for ^tfcfcBU Creston  district.     A  supply of parts- required will shortly  be t>n band.  --"*a_ *.  QR.   W.   Hartley  of  Victoria, who  investigated Creston a couple of weeks  ago and announced his intention of  j opening a law-office in the village, has  changed his* mind, He has taken *i  position at the capital, and will not be  coming here to',practice.  Ten'cents-a head bounty on crc-ws  iXoes not appear to be enough to  tempt. the local-hunters out to make  I' a killing. Up till May 1st not quite a  dollar- had been paid at Creston ,as  bounty, and this was for a_few stray  birds killed by an indian.  The Ladies' timid of Christ Church  -remind of their Maydsiy Fair with a  sate of home cooking, *produce,jetc.  Ice cream and afternoon tea will also  be served. The fair is at the Parish  hall ".from 3 to 6 o'clock, with free ad?  uii<3sion, Saturday, May 15th.  At the-meeting of the village com  missioners on. Monday night "-the  utandingconamitteeafor the year were  strsjek. H*S_ McCreath heads the relief  and streets and roads committees, and  Commissioner' Jackson is at the head  of the fire, light and water committee.  Eidgar Berry, the aged man who  attempted suicide at an Arrow Creek  lumber camp .early last month,, and*}  who was up for trial at the assizes at  Nelson Bast week on that charge, will  be sent,toc,the Old Man's Home at  Kamloops as snon>s there is a vacany  at tbat .institution. .   *. -  W.' H. 'Brown', provincial grazing  ranger, of Victoria, arrived on Monday to look after improvements in  the way of fences and bridge repair  woik oh ' the hay flats. He is now  located at Nelson, and will supervise  tbe range lands from Kamloops to the  Alberta boundary.  ���������" x  From the estimates being turned in  the selling agencies and orders already  placed for crates-it certainly looks as  if 1926 will be by long odds the biggest  strawberryyearJntheVulley's history..  Local a n d cm tside'ordf-rfc* for straw ber iy  crates at the Rodgeis" factory is in the  neighborhood of 40,000.  At the May meeting of the Board  of trade on Tii^sday. night it ywas  decided to sendythree delegates to the  1926 conference y of the Associated  Boards of Tradey of Eastern > B.C., and  President Mallanidalne, O. O. Rodgers,  aud C. W. Allan were named to represent the Crestou board.       -;. .;"--���������  Wynndel   Girls*; Club, which   have  where the north and south road  is to bit ..the . Idaho, boundary. Bet-ween the expenditures on maintenece  and settlers roads along with new  highway construaction_ at ieast.  $110,000 will be spent in the Creston  electoral district this year.  Card of Thanhs  The family of the late John Joseph  Stinson take this means of expressing  o deep appreciation of the many kindnesses and sympathy shown them in  their rocent bereavement.  Remove Stock from Plats-  AH interested are.hereby notified  that all cattle, and horses- must be  taken off*- Crown Hay Lands not litter  than May 10th, 1926. By order Creston  Valley Stockbreeders Association-  GEO. NICKEL, Secretary  MINERAL. ACT  (FORMF.)  Certificate %������f littproveTStssiis  .'. MBPSISW.  LANBiiAllNOMEim  '    PHE-������MRT10F������S.  .' -Vacant,' - unreserved, survey ed  Jrown-lands may "be pre-empted by  BrlttBh subjects over ll yeara of age,  ind by aliens on* declaring Intention  .o become Bsittsb subjects, con<3i-  donal upon, residence, occupation,  <uid tmprov-sna&nt for aorlcultural  purposes.  Full information coneernins resu-  ationa regarding pre-emptions ls  given In Bulletin No. 1, ������������_*nd Series, .  "How to Pre-empt Land," copies-of  which, can. be obtained free of charge  b-y addressing the Dspartment .of  L_axid8. "Vlctoiia������ B.C, er to any Government Asent.  Records will be tsranted covering  -inly land. suitable for agricultural  purposes, and which, is not timber-  land, Le^ carrying: over M00 board  feet per- acre -west of the Coast Range  and 8,000 feet per acre east of tbat  Range.  Applications for pre-emptions' are  -o be addressed to tlte Land Com-  -nissioner of the *L_and* Recording Di -  -Islon, In which the land applied, for  Ls situated, and. or-s atsdo on printed  .'onas, copies of wbieb. can be obtained ������rom~t*h������ Land Comn-.tseloner.  - Fsa-eraptions s������ssi be occupied for  Civs years anjL imp-rovementa made  to value of $10 per sere, including  clearing and cultivating at least five  acres, before' a Crown Orant can be  received.  For more detailed Information see  the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt  Land."  9       PURCHASE    -, ������  Applications are received for pur  cbase of vacant and -unreserved  Crown lands, not being timberland,  for agricultural purposes; minimum  .price of first-class (arable) land Is |5  per ocrea, and second-class <g-ra-tlng)  land $2.50 per acre. Portber information regarding purchase or **eas������_  of Crown lands is. given in Bulletin  No. 10, Land Series, MPurcnase and  I*ease of Crown Lainds."  ' Mill, factory, or industrial sites on  timber land, "got exceeding 40 acres,  may be purchased or leased, tbe con-  . ditions Including payment -ot  stumpage.  HOMESITE   LEASES  i Unsurveyad areas, nut esoeedlng 2*3  acres,^ may be leased- as homesttes,  conditional upon a dwelling being  erected In the first year, title being  obtainable after residence and improvement conditions are fulfilled  and i&nd naa befeu Susveyefl.  NOTSGBI  For  LEASES  gracing and  Industrial  J  Lucky May and Lucky Boy Fractional j  Mineral    Claims,   situated,    in    cftej  Nelson Mining Division of Kootenay J  District.      Where located: On Sheep  about six mites~from Salmo.  TAKE NOTICE that I, A. BL Green. acii*ag  as agent for August Schwi-ike* Free Min^r's-  Cerliflcato No, f!9w5o intend, sixty daya from  the date hereof to apply to ther Mining Recorder  for a Certiflcats of Improvennints far the purpose off obtaining J������ Crown Grant of the above  claims.  And further .take notice that action, under  Section 85, njust be commenced -before the  issuance or such- Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this ������th day of April, 1928.  A. H. GREEN.  purposes areas not exceeding 640 acr������������  may be leased by ono person or *  company.  -   GRAZING  "Under tbe Grs-slng Act- the Province Is divided Into gr&slng districts  and the range ,8_dmlnistezed under *i  Grsstas Ccmnaiss-ioner.       Ar*.n*asJ  -grazing permits are Issued based" on  yv numbers ranged, priority being given  - to established owners. Stock-owners  may' form associations^ for ^range  management. x"jpee. or partially free,  permits are waUablft for settlers.  tampers and travellera. np to' teo  head.  ���������SSSMI  Strawberry  and  !  1  ;AN NO.U NCEM'ENT.  ���������'.-��������� Just to let yo*a know that I hmre taken over my  former Butcher business, and ani making the rounds  regularly with a very choice line of FRESH BEEF  ,      'AND F.OctR.'  4������ usrtjai I am thi������ aprin������ well Bbooked  up witb Irciplemonte  of ������very dotioription, Pemoomtta,  Wagon-t, HarneBw, ojpb.  Atno Imvo a few head  of Hornes an4 Miioh Oowo, wljioh I  am Gelling on favorable torm������. "  I oan handle fthy Applea you   hnvo tt> dispose of,   nvid wiiS  pay the top price hi Cash, ( .       -7  Crates  mttmmmmmmam  g,**. B.... B"  f^isLLSCN  smmmmsmfm  have you placed your order  for Strawberry Cratoa yet? If  not we would advise    doin bo  at pnoe, bo aa to enable   hr to  got your orates out before th  Raspberry rush.  Wo would approoiafce it if  all those needing Raspberry  Crates would - place their  orders now, tu wo oan ordor  your oujT" ��������� mntori-il to meet"  your needs.  - Do   not delay.    Ordor now  P  V  BURNS & CO., Ltd.  1MTI7 AT HAW? 19^^(T'UATUTTQ  - &^^L9%f S������ SLiJs IS  CRESTOK  i  JTRY OUB  >. ���������___. _������������������__. w%fimf ���������_-*-    rt_n_.n i_w*    ___��������� _m. s _r_pi m __nt **��������� -  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  An ecoaomlcal diish* easy t<o &erve.  Shamrock Bran* HAM, BACON anamLARD  , GL&NDALE- CREAMERY BtlTTER  Governmont graded, highest quality,  Jrl���������&.&ri ana %**jI���������ts,LM jrlAJnr  all varieties. s  Choicest BEEh. PORK, MUTTON, VEAL, LAMB  BURNS' IDEAL POULTRY POOD  lni������if mm*.** rf-fi-o* Kk_~.K"(-ictim-. sm& produces botfcrr ponltry.   Buy tho twist.  mmmwmimmmmm  mmimmm  B  ir WMsam  y  THE    REVIEW,    CRESTON,   B.  "C.  mmm  *$  '%__  Greatest Wheat Producer  73.  Clad 4te������aiUt i^ptC tike, ^qixxt  tMHqSyouU tike, Med 9w4&.  Am   Year    of    Activity-  Saskatchewan Leads in Production of  Wheat; Oat3 and Flax  A survey of. agricultural returns reveals that Saskatchewan, in addition  to being the leading wheat producing  province of the Dominion, is also the  heaviest producer of-oats in Canada,  and similarly leads in the output of  flax seed. ��������� Manitoba- leads as a producer of barley and-rye. Ontario is  the greatest producer of alfalfa, whilst  Quebec leads in the yield of hay and  clover.  A TIRED FEELING  IN SPRINGTIME  With the coming of April, Western Canada will be away to a good start  on another year of development and progress which, from present indications,  promises to surpass any year since before the war. There .are tangible and  53olid reasons providing a basis for this belief and offering encouragement  to all Canadians who have a firm conviction of the future greatness vof their  country. , v~  The. financial statement of the C.P.R. for 1925 was the teki. one for the  past nine years, and, after paying all expenses of operation, debenture interest and a ten per cent, dividend, provided an ample surplus of some millions  of dollars. The financial showing bf the Canadian National Railways was  particularly gratifying and resulted in the largest operating surplus yet recorded, and bringing within measurable distance the time-when the National's  earnings will he sufficient to also take care of all interest charges.  From the position occupied a few years ago of being seventh among ihe  nations as an exporting country on a per capita ~basis, Canada last year  achieved second place, and at no time since war activity ceased has industry  and trade generally been so promising or expanding so satisfactory. All the  annual meetings of Canada's largest corporations and institutions have heard  the same story of betterment taking place last year, and with even brighter  prospects for 1926. - Z'" 7 y  During the past two weeks the "Western Grain Pools paid out over $37,000,-  000 in cold cash to the farmers of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta as a  further payment on account of their 1925 crops, a truly, enormous sum qf  money to be placed in circulation right at the outset of a new season's  operations.  This huge second payment helps one to realize the fact that the cash  value of wheat delivered by farmers at country stations during the four .and  one-half months, August 1 to December 5,1925. was-$338,800,000, or an average of $1,300 per farm, with 55,000,000 bushels still-to be marketed. Not  only is this a new record, hut these 4 V^ months of 1925 beat the whole of the  preceding twelve months by no less than $50,000,000, and was $35,000,000  greater than 1923-24, $80,000,000 greater than 1922-23, and $130,000,000 greater  than 1921-22. -  During 1925 a larger acreage of farm lands was sold in the three Western  Provinces than in the three years of 1922, 1923 and 1924 combined, and practically all direct to land users. In additioDrto the 673,062 acres thus sold by  companies, homestead entrie's totalled 635,840 acres, or a total, of 1,308,902  acres taken up last year. .;..,������ ...7-;.-'      ���������xZx-k:'kr~x  These are but a few of the basic reasons for the increased development  and progress whieh~may be confidently expected this year. The effect is already noticeable in increased building activity all over the West which now  promises to surpass anything witnessed for.a considerable number of years  past, and"in.the expanding operations of most big industrial concerns in the  East. "���������.." .  Another evidence that new created wealth will find its way into channels  leading to development and greater business activity is found in the fact that  during the past couple of years the indebtedness of Western municipalities,  school districts, and other public and semi-public bodies has been largely decreased, and new wealth instead of going to liquidate old debts will be available for new undertakings and progressive development. Ih Saskatchewan, for  example,-the "Local Government Board report for 1925 states that many .municipalities and school districts have cleared themselves of all debenture indebtedness so that the tax rate can now be materially reduced and all~current  revenues devoted to constructive and maintenance purposes. it is further  stated that the amount of debenture indebtedness repaid "during 1925 far exceeded the amount of all new capital loans made. . 7 -  With the opening of spring activities in all branches of human endeavor  in Canada, and particularly in the West, the situation is most hopeful and  more encouraging than for a decade. Nothing in the nature of the old-time  booms is looked for. and certainly-is not to be desired, but it is quite apparent  that the time is opportune for the progressive, far-seeing man, whether on the  farm or in* town or city, to draw away from the more conservative policy  which tht past few years, and generally unsettled conditions, forced upon  him and move "forward in a larger, more vigorous policy. The opportunities  which   192-j  offers  should not  be  ignored nor  neglected.  Not Sick, But Not Up to the Mark  ���������You- Need the. Help of That  Sterling Tonic, Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills ������������������? They Give New  Vitality.  With the passing of winter many  people feel weak, depressed and easily  tired. The body lacks the vital force  and-energy pure blood alone can give.  In a Word, while not exactly sick, the  indoor life of winter'has left its mark  upon them. A blood-building, nerve-  restoring tonic is needed to give renewed health and energy. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills are an all-year-round  blood builder and nerve tonic, but are  especially useful in the spring.. Every  dose .helps \o make new, rich, red  blood, and with this new blood returning strength, cheerfulness, and good  health^quickly follow;  If    you   are    piafe, easily tired,  or  breathless at the least exertion,, if your  complexion is poor or you are troubled  with pimples   or  eruptions,  Dr_   Williams'  Pink .Pills   are! just  what you  need to-put you fight.      If you have  twinges of rheumatism, are subject to  headaches and  backaches, if you are  irritable  and  herypus,   if  your  sleep  'does not refresh you, or. your appetite  is  poor,  you  heed  the  treatment Dr.  Williams' Pink. Pills .alone can give-���������-  you need, the new;blood, new strength  andTneW ^energy this; medicine always  brings.       Mrs.   "Emma   Fraser,   Thes-  salon, Ont.,-says :,*'Two years ago my  nervous system was in such a condition   that life   seemed  a  burden.-     I  could neither vrprk, eat or sleep well.  I tried several medicines, but did not  get any relief.      Indeed my condition  seemed to be growing worse.      Tnen  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills were brought  to my attention ahd I decided to try  them,   y After vsing a fgw boxes there  was no room to doubt that they were  helping me.     I continued their use until I had taken "eight boxes,, when I was  completely restored  to  health, * ana  i  have not. any time since had a symptom  of the  trouble.     When I began  the use of the pills I weighed, only 96  pounds,   -while   under  tlieir  use. with  my renewed  health I now weigh 125  pounds.   . I feel if impossible to praise  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills too highly."  Keep Your System Toned Up  Try    Dr.    Williams'    Pink Pills for  anaemia,   rheumatism,   neuralgia,, indigestion or nervousness;     Take them  as a tonic if you are not in' the best  physical condition and cultivate a re-  sis tance that will keep you well and  strong.       You    can    get these pills  through   any   medicf ne" dealer   or by  mail at 50c a box from the Dr. Williams Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  If you are unable to finance a trip  to a winter resort you can have just,  as much fun ridiculing the wealthy  loafers that do.  Why Torture Yourself?  - As we get along in .life most of us",  experience rheumatic and other pains,  consoling ourselves with the knowledge we are no exceptions to the general rule. Instead'Of carefully investigating the cause of "the, pain, as we  naturally would do if a horse, cow or  pet dog were the sufferer, we grin and  bear it or, if it gets too bad, get something to relieve, it. for a- while." If,  however, we candidly admit the fact  that our own pains and ninety-five per  cent, "of those of other people are  caused by the wrong foods we and they"  are regularly eating, whether * we require food or not, an enormous amount  of suffering could be avoided by mending our habits.  Man only, out of all- creation, destroys, by cooking and refinement, his  food values which, if retained as originally intended, would preserve his.  disease resistance to the end of long,  healthy and enjoyable life. No man  or. woman whose diet Is constantly  robbed by refinement ,and cooking of  those potassium and other salts, lavishly provided-by Nature, can hope or  expect to remain in normal health.  Most of the deadly diseases, including  cancer and rheumatism, are caused by  potassium deficiency in the sufferers'  systems, and the faet that, in advanced cases of the two named maladies,  it.is almost impossible to detect-differences between blood samples from  each under a high powered microscope,  emphasizes the original cause of both.  Yet, In apparently hopeless cases of  .both these and other diseases" of similar origin, if the potassium deficiency  be remedied the .malady will retrograde until, with the elimination ot  poisons from the blood under home  treatment and sane diet, those who  will thus help - themselves can win  back health and prolong their lives.  .Threatened by rheumatism with crlp-  plied and curtailed existence, the writer/now past his sixtieth birthday, acted on the above simple directions and,  freed from pain and fully enjoying life,  heartily wishes a like relief to other  sufferers. Charles W?lter, 51 Brunswick, Ave., Toronto.  Re-establishes Strength  SCOTT'S EnlSJISiOfi  - Tho Vitamin-rich If ood-tonSc  It's Cod-liver Oil    Pleasa&ttoTake  i'i  Good *$**  the  Lethbridge Irrigation District  y The -Lethbridge northern irrigation  department has. placed 138 new settlers on the project up to January 31str  1926, and had registered 377_ home  place, farm units to���������a total of 53,262  irrigable acres, or an' average farm  unit of 141 irrigated acres, according  to the annual report of the manager,  James" Pike. _  ;-Cause "of Asthma* No .one can say  With certainty exactly what" causes  the establishing of asthmatic* conditions. Dust from the street, from  flowers, from grain and various other  irritants may set up a trouble impossible to eradicate except through a  sure preparation such as Dr. J.' D. Kellogg's Asthma "Remedy. "Uncertainty  may exist as to cause, but there, can  be no uncertainty regarding a remedy  which has freed a generation of asthmatic victims from this sco-irge of. tne  bronchial tubes. It is sold everywhere.   c������u*a and  mm V  EAGLE BRAND  Condensed Milk  The Borden Co., Limited  ^MONTREAL' 13-26  TLove may make the world go round,  but it makes young men's arms go  around waist places.  -'.. !  The First Sandwich."  Years ago there was a certain Lord  Sandwich who was.so fond of playing  cards that he did not . care th^ stop  either for sleep ..or for meals. However, men must eat, so, to save time,  ���������he "ordered his srvants to bring him a  piece of meat laid between two slices  of bread, sfl_that by eatirfgjit he should  riot! grease his fingers 'and soil the  cards..  The wise* man not only lets his wife  have rhe last word, but he is tickled  to death when ���������__!_<;- reaches it.   -   A   hyphr-n   is  tin- only  plausible  **x-  cu.se for breaking your word.  A barber in Wichita, Kas., has his  shop in an auto and calls en his trade  when needed.  .... Miller's "Worm Powders act so thoroughly ^hat stomachic and'Intestinal  worms pass from the child without  being noticed and without inconvenience to the sufferer. They are painless and perfect In action, and at all; f. 4m������reasine. use of nlastle sur-  times will be found a healthy medicine, to the Increasing use oc plastic sur  strengthening ��������� the    infantile stomach %eW by criminals to escape identlflca-  Hard and soft corns both yield to  Holloway's Corn Remover, which Is  entirely sate to use, and certain "ana  satisfactory in its action.  Criminals Use Plastic Surgery  Through the recent capture of a burglar who had his facial appearance altered by surgery, attention was called  Switzerland depends on other countries for its egg supply.  Rub it in for Lame Back.���������A brisk  rubbing with Dr. Thomas' Eclectric  Oil will relieve lame back. The skin  will immediately absorb the oil and  it will penetrate the tissues arid bring  speedy relief. Try it and be convinced. As the liniment sinks in, the pain  comes out and there are ample  grounds for saying that It is an excellent article.  Proved safe by millions and prescribed by physicians for  Colds       Headache       Neuritis Lumbago  Pain Neuralgia       Toothache      Rheumatism  r-_..r^._.rri._.,.T___._..^^^  J5CES NOT AFFECT THE HEART  Through Service  For  Steamship  Passengers  Canadian Pacific Rail-way Inaugurates  Through   Tourist   Sleeping   Car  Servlco  For tho convenience of western passengers en route to tho" Old Country,  the Canadian Pacific Railway havo inaugurated a through tourist sleeping  car Horvlca from Winnipeg to Saint  John. N.B. '  Thomo ''niM will lonvo Wlnnlpog on  "Tho Imperial" tit 10.00 a.m. every  Tuotidny until April 20th, providing  through norvlco lo tho ship's side at  Saint John. \,  TIiIh Horvlcc will provo extromolj*  popular with piiBsongers from tho  prnlrlu provlnooM, <llmliuitlng ns It  '!(>**!���������,   *"'mr_--������n-.  trn'.nr. at  Monlrc.il.  and maintaining it in vigorous operation, so'that, .besides being an effective vermifuge, they are tonical and  health-giving in their effects.  The Sheep Industry  It Is estimated that forty thousand  lambs, or twenty-five per cent, moro  than last winter, are on feed or have  been finished and sold in the Lethbridge and Calgary districts. One  company ha3 10,000 head fattening on  screenings  at Calgary.  tion. On the prisoner was found a  receipt for ������90 paid to a surgeon for  changing the '..contours'; of his ears,  chin and nose.  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X  rsld ..Enduring Security Can  * n-j-������_ ��������� ' ^~~   Be Found In Armaments  Ana In Separate  Alliances  Edward Grey's conclusions are real,  and they have the significance of coming from a man who knows, and who  has been through Hell, for his wisdom.  He does-not see,any hope in the "new  diplomacy'-'. For that xnay be just as -  dishonest as the old. .Nor does ^ he  linger over the distribution of "war  guilt," though he belieVes that Prussian militarism was' the precipitating  agent for the debacle". ' Regardless_of  -Germany, he asks:   - *. ' -  "With Europe au armed camp,  could peace have been preserved much  longer? ��������� . Every country had been piling up armaments and perfecting prep-,  arations -for war.. . .The object in each  case had' been security.  The effect  had    been    precisely the contrary of  what was intendeeL and desired.      In  stead of a sense of-security there has  been produced a sense of fear . .v.  and' fear predisposes to.-violence and  catastrophe."'"'*"'  He goes on* to show that "the notion that Germany can be kept per-  manently disarmed v by temporary  expedients, such as' foreign missions  of control, is .an illusion." In the  long run there can be no security In  Europe without a Germany. that' is  genuinely- working for peace, but it remains for the victors to start on the  better way and give Germany a chance  to join:  "The lesson o*������ European history is  so plain. It is that no enduring security can be found in competing armaments and in separate alliances;  there is no security for any power unless it be a security in which its  neighbors have an equal share."  That is the high note in Lord Grey's  book. * It was written before * tlie  signing of the "Locarno treaties, but  it might have been the charter behind  them. How then is "this lesson to_be  applied? Partly by good will ana  partly- through the solemn realization  that^unless .man .can learn by his experience, he will perish:    ~  "War used! to imply a- contest between. armies;--it will- henceforth by-  common consent mean the destrucr  tion by chemical -agencies, of the  "'crowded centres bf population; it will  mean "physical, moral and economic  ruin. >. - There will be no secure  peace until the great nations of the  world have a consensus of opinion  among them sufficient to inspire confidence that they will stand by eacli  other to <woid, to suppress, or to  localize and-insulate war." -   .  He believes that though England  and hen. dominions are shy of pledges  to the League of Nations and the United States.refuses, to join,, yet public  opinion is in fact deeply, concerned  arid'slowly grasping the truth ���������.���������'that  com petit imrrln armaments does not  lend security. The next step Is*" Use  -realization that a sense of security will  prevent, armaments. Vl'lieu the , anal  problem will be faced, how to produce this unmistakable ,reeling of security. "The solution of this problem is tho supreme need of civilized  mankind,"���������From a Review of Lord  Grey's "Twenty-Fl*-e Years," in the  Survey, .  World Poultry Congress  Large  International  Gathering  To  Be  Held  This  Year  In   Ottawa  Arrangements are well under way in  Ottawa for holding the World Poultry  Congress in the Canadian capital from  July 27th to August 4, 1927.  A "World Poultry Congress is"!, held  every three years.'- ~ The first took  place at the Hague in 1921 and the  second In Spain in 1924. At the second "congress, Canada presented an invitation for the third, international  meeting of poultry men to take place  in Ottawa in' 1927. This invitation  was accepted.        N  The next World Poultry Congress  promises to be the largest international gathering which has taken place in  Canada. Before the formal invitations were issued some twenty coun-1  tries had already signified their intention of being officially represented.  Invitations have been issued "to practically, all foreign countries and all  sections bf .the British empire, -over  the signature of His Excellency Baron  Byng of "Vimy, Governor-General- or  Canada. ~~  Improved Farm Lands  Average "Value of Occupied Farm  Lands.For Canada As a Whole *  -. The average value of occupied farm  lands for Canada as a whole, Includ-  ing>bo.thrimproved and unimproved, as  well- as - dwelling houses, barns,  stables and other farm buildings, was  $38 per acre in 1925, as compared witb  $37 in each of the two preceding  years, according to a report of the  i bureau of statistics. By provinces  the averages are^ as follows, with the  preceding year's values given in  brackets: Prince Edward Island, $45  (*jT40); Nova Scotia, $37 ($33); New  Brunswick, $34 ($37); Quebec, $54  ($53); Ontario, $67 ($65);' Manitoba,  $29 ($28); Saskatchewan, $24 ($24);  Alberta, $26-($25); and British Columbia,' $88 .($96)..  New; Variety Of ^Vlieat TVIay  Have Effect or Revolutionising  Grain Grbwtng in tlie West  Egg-Laying Contest  In  Saskatchewan Horses  Remarkable   Showing   Made   By   This  Province At Big  Fairs Last  Year  Saskatchewan horses made a remarkably good showing at the Toronto  Royal and International exhibitions  last year, judging from the final record  of winnings. With 23 entries, 35  prizes were won at the Toronto Royal,  19 for Clydesdales, 14 for Belgians and  2 for Percherons. Five championships, 1 special trophy and 4 reserve  championships were included in the  prizes. won. At the International  show at Chicago, 24. Saskatchewan  horses carried off 44 prizes, which Included 3 championships,- 5 reserve  championships and'l special medal.  Canada Makes Good Showing  "Competition With the World  Canada is well to the Jere among  the nations. of the world which take  part in the egg-laying contest for hens  during 1925. The average production  by Canadian hens entered in the competition was 171.6, which compares  with the high of* 210.3 made by New  Zealand birds and the low of 118.3  registered In Belgium. Other results  were ..as follows: United States, 164.4;  British Isles, 171.1; Netherlands,  179.8; . Denmark, 145.7; Tasmania,  187.5; Australia, 205; and South  Africa, 165.6. ���������'-"������ /  The new wheat named "Garnet".developed at the Dominion experimental  fabm at Ottawa, will be available^ for  distribution this, spring, and it is conservatively stated may have the effect  of revolutionizing again, wheat growing in Western Canada. No more  could Be said of *������he potentiality claimed for this new variety than that it  will probably have a stimulation as  great .as when Marquis wheat was  first developed and made available to  farmers.  A decade, and a half ago Marquis  wheat,, which was produced after long  years of experimenting upon demands  for an earlier maturing wheat, proceeded to revolutionize grain growing  in the prairie provinces, and has been  an outstanding factor in . developing  that area into one of the great granaries of the world. Marquis wheat  reduced the period between seeding  and harvesting from 120 to 110 days,  which meant that wheat- of the finest  ture_ at a . Still earlier period. Garnet wheat would appear to be the desideratum. It- reduces the period t>e-  ttweeri sowing and harvesting by another ten days, or to ^>ne hundred daj-3,  and is said to be in every respect the  equal of Marquis.  The development of Garnet wheat  has been the same patient, painstaking work, as characterized Marquis.  Experimenting continued from the  point where Dr. Saunders, the discoverer of Marquis, left off, his researches  being extensively utilized. Season  by season the earlier ripening plants  have he<-n sorted ou* and eultivatpd  Experiments annually assumed an  ever-increasing importance until it was  decided to fend out seed to the various experimental farms and subject it  to various .-climatic conditions. In  1924 there were innumerable eases  where Garnet wheat escaped frost  where' Marquis was nipped, particularly in Northern Manitoba.      In 1925  quality could be garnered well in ad- [oarnet wheat was grown on about one  vance of the time necessary for the hundred selected farms in Western  ripening /of -former varieties, and that  the risk of" injury from rust, hail and  frost���������principally the first���������was largely diminished. It naeant^.that hard  spring wheat could be cultivated suc-  Tobacco Growing In Exports  Industry  Is  Now To   Receive  Further  _,       Government Assistance  Tobacco  growing  in   Ontario  is   to  receive further government assistance."  A commission  of thrse professors  In  agriculture,  on  Instructions  from  the  minister  of agriculture, will  make  a  survey  to ascertain    the    soils*   best  adapted    to    the    culture of tobacco.  They will also inquire as to the best  varieties, both -for the Ontario soil and  for the mai-hets.     .Soil tests will be  made on various farms and also at the  goyernment    yexperimebtal      stations  within the tobacco districts.  cessfully in areas much farther north, ^all came> and vras    quite    ahead    Qt  and  it  brought  millions   of  acres   tn *  it:  Good News For British Navy  "Salt junk," .otherwise salt pork,  which has been- an important part of  the Brtlish navy's' rations for cehtur-  ies," has been banisjied by an order  of the admiralty. It is announced  that no salt pork henceforth will be  served on British warships. - Canned  meats and canned ..vegetables are to  take their place as reserve food Vhen  the fresh articles are cot available.  Western Canada within the wheat  belt. It was estimated last year that  90 per cent, of the spring wlieat production in Canada, and 60 per cent, of  that harvested in the United States,  was of the Marquis variety. Marquis wheat has added hundreds of millions of dollars to the wealth pf Western Canada, and the world benefit resulting from the discovery has been  estimated at half a billion dollars.  Now *the new wheat, Garnet, steps  upon the stage, and its discovery  promises to be an achievement of yet  greater moment. Despite the tremendous boon of -Marquis, it has been  realized that perfection was not yet at-  Canada and, its record is one which  augurs wjbU for the future of the  prairies. In Southern Alberta, Gar--  net wheat ripened and was threshed  long before the first temporary * snow-   ~������������������-- -.tained in the development-of a wheat  Interesting Find of Russian Explorers {'suited to the "western  climate.    -The  . Imbedded in ice a party of Russian  explorers discovered the o-emains of an  extinct animal believed to have died  50,000 years befor the birth of Christ.  The skin was so,, perfect that it was  easily removed. -Some of the hairs  measured thirty inches, -'An analysis  of the stomach contents revealed  grass and flowers of the same types  which grow in Northeastern Siberia  today.  Marquis. The   experience  was   the"  same in Manitoba, where, at Morden  and Dauphin, Garnet wheat "was ready  for the binder when Marquis had still  ten days or more to go, and bore rust  which had the possibility of great Injury.  Many additional advantages the new  wheat possesses,  which will make it  very desirable to farmer's and others,  are poiated out. -   It matures earlier  than  either wild  oats  or sow thistle,  so that it would  be cut before these  had gone to seed.     All farmers growing wheat on a large scale, by devoting half their, wheat Jand to  Garnet,  will   probably  be  able  to .save  them-  j.selves the cost of at least one binder,  i.t being possible to cut and stook the  Garnet before the Marquis > wheat will  annual loss sustained in the last days'be ready..     From a national point of  of the crop season by rust, a desirue  tive disease' which attacks the wheat  Ih its.ultimate ripening, is stated to  be repeatedly a fourth of the western  harvest. Working from Marqut3  wlieat, experiments have been ceaseless, looking towards the production  of a wheat which would . have the  same gluten content and high milling  quality as Marquis, and yet would ma-  "~     Toronto *s Big Fair  "���������      """"      ������ ''    '   .    ' ,'" '  Canadian National Exhibition Now  Approaching Imperial Status  Indications that the Canadian National Exhibition I.i approaching an  imperial status and forecasts of an attendance \ of two million people ^at  futui*o**faire, wore features of the annual report of the exhibition's executive. "The trend toward empire or  world fair proportions," the report-  said, "was novel" mora clearly defined  than.at this moment, when wo hnve  roqiiostH before us for space I'i'om t>ucii  distant parts- of tho Brltisl^qommon-  wealth ���������������������" India, Africa, Gold Coust,  Barbados, Honduras aud New Zealand,  while such countries,as Mexico, Colombia, Czocho-Slovalcla end Switzerland  aro also auklne for' space. There is  not aulUelent to provide the amounts  requeateil."  Forflot At the Source  '"What's    thaj.    piece    of. cord  tied  round your finger for?"  "My wife, put It there to remind mo  to pout her letter."    _.  "Ami did you do It?"  ���������'TV>>-   *i"1. o   f<ii*<ya1   i f-a.  **���������*���������������*���������   \t   try  Wf������."  ���������um'Ti-ii -1 - 11 ��������� r���������" i"*-T' ���������i*-1 *** ���������rrrirfn-i unnir-i ���������n���������i���������i ���������- r- r-v- ������������������-- ��������� - ������������������*-���������r������������������-���������-~^-������������������������  ~ ~~     *    \V. -JS".    h." 1Q21  view the harvest should be ten days  earlier, benefitting the grain movement to a certain extent, and making  the lake route available this - much  longer.  - Western., Canadian agricultural experts express elation over the pew  wheat which has been given to the  country. Garnet is stated to be among  the highest milling and baking wheats,  a fact satisfactorily established by"  tests extending over a period of years.  *Up make absolutely certain on this"  point, however, final milling tests are  being carried out at Minneapolis. Providing these are satisfactory, the Federal Government will proceed to distribute the Garnet seed. There is In  existence about 12,000 bushels, and It  3vill be distributed in very small lots,  probably ten bushels to a farmer. This  may possibly be the first stage of a  new wheat revolution and the opening'  of a.new_era of wheat growing in  Western Canada.  Canada's Leading  Manufacturing Industry  Pulp and  Has   Made  Fine Ice Statuary at Quebec  Paper   Industry  Rapid Strides  One of the outstanding features of  Canadian  Industrial    development    fn  the past twenty years has    been    the  rapid growth of the pulp and paper industry , fi-bni a position of relative Insignificance to that    of "-the    leading  manufacturing Industry In Canada.    It  attained this position In 1923, when It  displaced   the   Hour   milling   Industry  which had he9d first place in 1921 and  1922,      Tl-or������*" were 115  plant*? manufacturing pulp and pajier in 1924, with  a eapiia.l*Iuvestment   of    $459,457,096  and a combined output valued at'$187,-  17-1.703.      Slr.ce    these    figures    were  compiled, the industry has made considerable headway and statistics cov-  >->.*" will  1  Not the least of the many attractions that drew flocks of visitors to  Quebec Cfity for"tlic) Frontenac Winter Sports Season just terminated,  were tho many flho examplos of statue ������ out Jn Ice thai wtood In front of  stores, railway, stations and prominent buildings nil over tho Ancient  Cnpllnh      Of these  one that  drew  ������  majority of oyei. wri's the representa.  tion of a'GamulIan Pacific %atlvi***.''*  couch that fcitood. outB&ie the 8.'<i|aco  Station. This might nJmoBt"*"* have  heen an actual coach on which streams  of water had boon poured and then ul-  lowed to-ireeze, ho close was the resemblance and ho exact the copy. Thia  plofto of ait work In ice atood.opposite  the station  for close on  two months  [orlng operations for the year 1925, wl  "lUftkloubic-^ly lihov." .an ������.-v<n bellc-r xc-ln  and bo uniform was the weather dur-J tlvo  position. Insofar    as.   the    othor  Ing that tlmo that very little noticeable change was effected in tho statues at tlte close of the season at the  beginning of March. Other statues  were of polar bears, beavers, snow-  Hhoers and mother with child, all of  which were life-like and evoked much  admiration from the thousand-! of people who saw them.  major indu-itries of the Dominion arw  comet-iit-rd.  Keep This Dark  Father    <te    son).���������"Look  through  the key hole into the parlor.**  Sen.���������"I did."  "And what did ><ou find out***  ���������"The ll������htc.M wiQ3X2B������fa2&2*Z^?t,&-^'^ir^ti*-*'  77  ST5?*_  XJ^Jji-&i"XSj  w$.  %?*Zx  1=HE  CEESTCf.   BlSVlJBTf?  GRAND THEATRE  FRL & SATY.,MAY  ^Wbri* ^  WAU* /y  THE COMEDY BOMBSHELL  with  Wallace Beery, Raymond Hation  and Mary Brian  A TEN REEL COMEDY OF THE SUNNY  SIDE OF THE WAR.  A Comedy scream of A.W.O.L. madamoiselles,^wine  bully beef���������of France during the World War.  Adults 75c.  Children 50c  Fob Rbnt^\o3������ Sale������������������ At Eriekson,  2"fc- acres ywith'75-rooni hduse, partly  planted to orchard in 1925. Apply to  Mrs. U. -Brownrigg, Eriekson.  For Sale-���������Several teams of heavy  horses at bargain prices, suitable for  logging or ranch work. Continental  Lumber & Pole Co., Ltd., Kitchener,  B.O.   _  - Notices are up in the postoffices notifying- th-it in the unorganized districts tbe provincial police ^will collect  a dog tax of $1 for each male, and' $2  on females.  Manager Rodgers has bis greatest  comedy offering in the history of  Crestou movies for tonight" and Saturday night'at the G*"and, when he  presents "Behind the Front."  Almost $1600 was gathered in at the  Creston office of the provincal police  for the month, of April- of which  amount $1300 came from motor licence  fees.    $42 of fines were assessed.  The incorporation papers for Creston Rod and Gun Club came to hand  on Monday, and a meeeing of the  executive is called for tonight to  discuss the club building   operations.  Fob Sale���������Ayrshire cow, 5 years  old, will freshen soon. Part Jersey  cow, freshened. Wagon, $35. Ploughr  $20. Sprayniotor barrel spray pump,  cost $40; going at $25. G. Davie,  .Canyon.  Word reached here from dojyn the  lakes at the end of the week that big  samlon were now biting fine and on  Monday"W. E. McAlpine left for Proctor for his usual two weeks fishing  holiday.  Creston Rod and Grim Clu"b are having an Empire Day whist and dance  in the Parish Hall on Monday, May  24th, with cards due to start at 8.3d,  and the dance music by Mrs. Lister's  orcheestra.  The fall fair diteetors have, been  successful in securing M. R Joyce as  secretary for the 1926 exhibition, and  he is now busy with .the usual list of  outside friends securing special prizes  and donations.  Monday next is the last day for  getting on the provincial voteas list,  which closes on that. day. Persons  who wish to register on this occasion  must appear in peison at the court  houth at 10 a.m.  NewGHlWROLET Prices  %.-  As a result of the reductions in the Tariff the prices on Chevrolet*!  have heen reduced to the following:  Roadster and Touring~~$ 87S  Coupe and Coach 1062  Sedan ~ Z  I2S2  Landau���������  ��������� $1242  Commercial Chassis���������.-   668  Utility Express, I-tos���������   92t  In Second*Hand Cars we have one Superior Model Chevrolet in firsf  class shape.    Also one 1925 Ford Touring.    We can give you terms  on used as well as new cars.,  Weexpect a shipment of M ARVELUBE, the wonder Motor Oil about  the first of the month. "'Give your car a new lease of life by using  this new process motor oil;- -"  Get our prices On* Spraying Outfits.'   Goodyear Tires and Tubes.  1  PREM IER   GARAGE  PALMER   &.    MAXWELL  SERVICE ON ANYTH!NG,OPERATED BY GASOLINE  .-*"*  at Redyced Price  We are the  only. person authorized  to sell Paris Green.  arasoSs  NEW,  DAINTY.  DIFFERENT.  Tosu-toss Firsts���������The" best  world at right prices,  son, Creston.  T* M, Edmond-  Loyal Orange Lodge Jo. 2095  Meets THIRD THURSDAY of  each month at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  W. H. CRAWFORD. W.M  SJffht and -ffeaicjr  Shoos tffl&dfo  to Osf&Bob*  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Store in  connection  ^BmL _     bfflmrMv &MW^mf^mmBmm^^J3mf$  Skoe and Harness Repairing:  Local and Personal  "JR"Tra ttBljO'  tiflOilQliGS-  lOOm a 8.STG  WatkiriH  Tooth    Paste   1������   a  hoi.-jjLjfli;    lureiiariitlcHi    for    lllu  of 7  cleaning  the teeth.  It cleans, the te������*th without  abraslo-n or scratching of tbe  enamel.  It eonibnts. the '" growth of  cIihchbh gercne,  "Hit inrreases tbe Mow of ������ilir������,  which Ih iM'ikture'rt ������)��������������������������� vany ol'  preventln pf tooth decay.  ft. I������ agreeable to um>, with no  druggy 01 nanty ttavw.  |30c* per ttube  ������Hll    JH     jtfM    M   ____!   ill M*\wmmmy   j_____M____t     H____t   Hi  ���������   SlrS A WW 5 O v$  Goat For Sale���������Just freshened,  cheap.    P. R, Truscott, Creston.  Tent Fob Sax,e���������-Wall" tent 7 x 9|  feetynearly new.   Jas. Cook, Creston .  Fob Sale���������Gold Coin potatoes, for  seed or eating.    Boffey Bros., Creston.  Room and board for one or two  persons.    Mrs. Fransen, Barton   Ave.  Fob. Sale���������Saddle horse, saddle and  bridle. Going at $30. Apply Creston  Hotel. "  Wanted���������Will purchase a Ford-car  in good running order. W. H. Kemp,  Eriekson.  *.  Fob Sale���������Child's Whitney carriage, in good condition. Mrs. C. S.  Hester, Creston.  Fob. Sale���������Tomato plants, BlArlianna  and Secrets, line health}' stock, J. B.  Holder, Eriekson.  Up to the first May 170 motor licenses have been issued at the Creston  office of the provincial police.  Fob Sale���������1SI23 Ford touring car, in  first-class >   running   order,     will    sell  cheap,    Bert Boffey, Creston.  Fob Rent���������7-room house, recently  occupied by M. Churchill, $8 a month.  Apply R. Stewart, Alice Siding.  Potatoes���������Seed potatoes, to clear  at $1.75 per 100 lbs* Also some good  eating potatoes. E. Nnttfguier, Canyon.  Apple box making hits already  commenced at the Rodgers box factory  ���������the earliest start ever made at the  work.  Do you want a real duck dog? Get  a pedigreed Cheapeuke, premier retrievers of the world. Jimmy Look-  head, furiry.  Mrs, Jaw. Cherrington was n visitor  with Nelson friends a few day a the  IaU������4*-*part of the w������i"-k, getting1buck  on Saturday,  Mrs J. Hayden and fnniliy,|Victoria  Avenue, left on Tuesday'to* Pincher  Creek, Alberta, where they will nrmkt*  their hprne in future.  Pore   SAiaaM���������Singer    band    sewing  nn./'hfinif-,   in  frond   nll.*fw\   J||fi.      Alio  bra-tn   double  burner  twin I   oil   lamp  Kuw-uEre Review Office..  !Mr*f. (Dr.)! LSI!!?, viao baa boon via-'  it\nf( witli Edmonton anil "Blulrtnoro.  Alberta, friend* for the pawt mouth,  arrived homo on Saturday.  >lr. and MrH. Meadow (nee Wilder),  of Stockton, California, worn" visitor*!  with CrtiMtom friowliu thin week, gueutd  of Mr. nntl M>m. T, Gtmclwlnt,, making  tho ti'jp by motor.  The weatber is warming up ngain  this week, with occasional cloudy  spells tha) hold out hope for more  rain, which is . badly needed. The  three showers experienced last.week  gave less than ah inch of moisture.  G. Greenwood of Willow Point, who  will be in charge of Creston sub-central (Creston Fruit Fxcharge) of the  Associated Growers, under Manager  Vance, arrived at the end of the week  to assume his new duties. He will be  taking residence heie about the first  of June.  Anglican GhuFGh Services  SUNDAY, MAY 16  PSEQTfUl RSiif*  9.   immw ftT-ftHr  bifCdiuii unm m duuh oiunc  GEO. H. JBL&XjmUSr  ORESTON  8 arid 11 a.m.  SIRDAR  7,30 p.m.  SE^soi^AJBiiE: breakfast foods  Wheatlets. Cracked Wheat. Boiled Oats.  GARDEN SCUFFLERS AND  STRAWBERRY HARROWS  It is possible   to  save  a few cents on the first cost hy buying,  through a mail order" house���������1>ut they do not stand up   "  to the work     Why not 'save the repair bills by buying  MASSEY-HARRIS IMPLEMENTS.  ^^  gas:  LUBRICATING OIL.  COAL OIL*  RMERS S  6> ������  ���������"*>  erwarc  24-piece Tes^ S<sitr^  50-piece Dinner Set  97.. **?."���������  , IKtiiiei*y Set  ���������  le^1*  ���������.'- - $ 5.7S  ml   ..*."* ���������'.������������������;TTt_^__*      :Q.mmM.*2l   '-.._, 't,      JZ    .    '. ^^TR  ��������� ���������    15.00  ___. ���������    27.00  ��������� '������������������ ... j- '   ��������� ../.  This ware is newest patterns aM exceptional fine quaHty.  Dry Goods  I^^^^^Bbm. ^B^.-^^^^ ^HHWBHI i^2^^^^ ^^^^^*H5S  JftK-^gntf'Pai   ���������mi   U  "��������� ���������""���������'"**        ppw^  p������^-������. -_-������������������-"���������.. .,.���������.���������, ������������������.������   i*m*m ������*������jm_.,������w������*-i  PMMI       fMH  *l__W____HIM_l___l_-_il___l''     HHMH a^^^^^^^_^^^^^^    ^^^^^^j^^^^^..   ^^^^ ^^^^^^  ^^rm%wWmmmm\yml^       bB18 ^^^WanWl^mWm^^suRWMS    ^ffA^^^L'WA^S^S^S^SM    WmVM ^^mWmrmA  rurniturs  EH 411 IThBMH &. 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