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Array '.."J  9,  Vol. XXIV.  CRESTON, B. a, FKII)AY.  JUNE 17, 1932  No. 13  Institute Requests  Sewer System  Unanimously. Pass Resolution  Urging Action by Village���������  Donations to Hospital and  Fail Fair Prize List.  party at Mrs. L. Nowlin's on Saturday  with quite a large number in attendance  Creston, Wynndel, Lister and Huseroft  were well represented. Cards add dancing were the features. Everyone reports  s. nsoBb enjoysuis evening,  and  held on  The June meeting of Creston  District Women's Institute was  Friday afternoon. Mrs. T. M. Edmondson, president, was in charge of  proceedings and 12 members present,  with one new member enrolled.  A donation of $5 was promised by the  Farmers' Institute towards the flower  show prize list, and the meeting voted a  donation of $15 toward the prise money  of reston Valley Agricultural Association fall fair, as well as a sum of money  to purchase towelling for the hospital.  The hospital committee reported having had two sewing meetings in the past  month. Donations have been received  from Mrs. Dibben, Sirdar; Mrs. Craig,  and Mrs. ^Maxwell. Creston Valley  Agricultural Association wrote asking  that the Institute arrange a display for  the table of canned goods at the 1932  fall fair, budgeting'for-a family of five.  It was decided to undertake the  work, and Mrs. Hayes consented to  take charge.  Committees for the flower show on  Saturday were named as follows:  Kitchen���������Mrs. E. Martin and Mrs. Jas-  Cook. Cooking "table���������Mrs. Maxwell  and Mrs. Goodwin. Decorations���������Mrs.  Lowther. Tea���������Mrs. Hayes and Mrs.  W. H. Crawford. Flowers���������Mrs.  Cherrington and Mrs. C. Murrell.  The following resolution was submitted  on motion qf Mrs. Murrell and Mrs.  Lowt^er^^  view of the unsatisfactory conditions  now existing in the VBllage^'of Creston  with regard tb sewerage disposal,-and' the  very serious menace to public health  which might arise from this condition, be  it resolved, that the Women's Institute  urge  the  village council   and   Creston  Vic. Johnson was a Nejson visitor a  few days last week.  Mr. and Mrs. E. Andestad are visiting  with Nelson friends.  Vic. Johnfon, Paul Ofner and Fred  Hagen were auto visitors to Siocan last  week.  Miss Madison of Blairmore, Alberta,  is renewing acquaintances, in the district.  The hot weather toward the end of the  week brought the strawberries on and  shipping is now in progress. There was  a shipment of 50 crates on Sunday.  The K.K Klub hospital benefit dance  on June 10th was not as successful as anticipated. Music waa by Creston Commanders orchestra and the supper by the  club committee.  A meeting of the shippers through the  Co-Operative Fruit Growers was held on  Thursday last. Reduction in the price  of tickets was discussed and it was decid.  ed to reduce pickers tickets to $1.25 and  packers to $2.00. Manager E. Uri reported on his trip to prairie points. He  said prevailing conditions on the prairie  did not indicate high prices.  Council Refuses  Street Sprinkling  Cost Would be Prohibitive^���������  Electrical Inspection By-Law  to be Enforced���������Send Reeve  to Municipalities Convention-  respect to the quality of the material  that may be used. Failure to observe  the by-law's requirements anay bring  serious consequences in case of fire, and  the onus of conforming to the by-law en-  U ������*.___.__ ���������biic wo  solely.  .uC  prope_ vjr   owner  Canned Goods  Fall Fair Feature  f  .It-*������-*(_>! u   .Ja.  *T,<_--._1_- __* J~ _vll _-i  ._. a -it**; a.\j w Arm- an  *1_ _._���������-_  to bring about the installation of an  adequate and up to date sewer system at  the earliest possible moment." Copie������  of the resolution to be sent the village  council and board of trade.  After adjournement tea was served by  Mrs. Maxwell, Mrs. McLaren, and Mrs.  Crawford.  ������.!&>$������&*  C F. Williamson of Pentieton, federal  inspector of weights and measures, was  here on an official visit on Thursday  last. -  C(dJ^Frei|'!Lister was^if. BU)l^b!!ra ^Sew  days "last We^fe attending the convention  of the West ������������������ Kootenay central of the  Farmers'' Institute. He is a Nelson  visitor this week.     T.  ffm\rIaf*mm&B&fi>&afa  Mrs. B. Bentley and .daughter, Irene,  of Kimberley, were guests of Mrs. G. A.  Hunt one day last week. r  Mrs. R. S. Brown of Beaverdell was a  guest of her sister, Mrs. B. Johnson, last  week. She left on Monday for Kimberley, where she will visit with relatives.  W. C. Slean of Corbin was a weekend  visitor here with his family, returning on  Monday.  B. Johnson was a Kimberley visitor  on Monday.  Dr. Henderson of CreBton was here on  a professional visit on Saturday.  Mrs. Ceo. Young of Creston spent the  weekend here, a guest of her sister, Mrs.  E. Driffil.  Erickson bnseball team played hero on  Wednesday evening Inst against the  Kitchener nine, and beat the locals by a  10-7 score.  MrB. M J. Beninger and Mrs. W B.  Martin of Creston were visitors with  Mrs. W. L. Nbwliri last Thursday.  Mrs. A. Lepage and daughter, Loutae,  loft on Monday ;fo^<Srt.nbrook,i.Where  thoy aro visiting with her sisters, Misses  Laura and Mildred Andeen.  .  ..'    . y, *'*'  C. H. Robinson, of Nelson, the Kootonny finherv  friRpnctor.  tilrttiUri  nnnnn  cutthroat oyed ogga in Goat River over  the weekend, lowing for homo on Monday.  Porthill baseball toam'w s hero for a  leaguo game on Sunday and trimmed  Kitchener by a 6-2 score. It is  announced that tho return game ..will bo  played at Huacrofbnt 11 ������;m. Sunday.'  A number  of boys wero hosts at a  , Several of the adults as well as some  of the children from Lister-Huscroft  district went to Wynndel this w���������������l_ to  help with the harvest of the strawberry  crop. ���������   -  C. R Ward of Cranbrook was in the  area the latter part of the week on  business with the Great West Life  Assurance Company.  Miss Webster along with the pupils of  the junior room and some of the senior  division children were at ths recreation  grounds at Huseroft for a picnic lunch  and sports on Saturday afternoon last;  an outing the children much enjoyed.  R. V. Willcox of Salmon. Arm, the  R.O.P. poultry inspector, made his  usual monthly visit at the Fred Powers  poultry farm on Saturday.  j. W. Bell of Kimberley was here on a  motor visit at his ranch Saturday and  Sunday. .'-''���������>  Mr. and Mrs, Li Andreason ; of  Potlach, Idaho, are visitors this week at  the home of the latter's parents, Col. and  Mrs. Lister.  Clara Domke, a pupil of the senior  grade of Lister school, has juBt been  notified by the Canadian Forestry  Association of her appointment as junior  fire warden for this district. In qualifying for such a position a nuniber of  practical tests have -to be passed and  these Clara has accomplished with considerable success.  A picnic outing is arranged for Sunday  at tho Huseroft recreation field, at which  there will bo the usual lino of mces,*otc.,.  along with u league baseball game at11  a.m. between Porthill and Kitchener and  in the afternoon Porthill nnd Copeland  will also clash at baseball. +\  Mr. and Mrs. Alf. Lotollle "and  daughter, Irene, who loft on Monday for  Qucancl, wore guests at a farewell reception in tholr linnm* ni������* m. Hy t!������������  Community Society at tho echoolhouso  on Saturday ovening, at which bridge  was tho feature and other items included  a nolo by Mra. H. Langston, clog dnnco  by John Finlay, and a recitation by Mrs.  Frank Baker. A delightful limch waa  nerved, and tho departing guests woro  presented with a clock. Thoy are making tho tr p to their j.<_w hou_u by Ford  truck, which Alf. recently purchased.  /  The June meeting of the village council  on Monday night was uneventful, or-  respondence of various sorts that had accumulated in the past four weeks providing the chief business. Reeve L. G.  McFarland presided, and Councillors  Henderson and Jackson were in attendance.  Backing up a petition sent the council  by fourteen local merchants asking for a  change in the Saturday hours of closing���������  from 10 to 9 p.m.���������-iA. E. French and  Vic. Mawson were in attendance. The  matter was discussed at some length and  was disposed of by motion to consult  barrister L. W. Bell find if he found that  the Shops Regulating Act gave the council power to so amend the. by-law and the  petition wa������ otherwise in order, that the  request be granted.  The request of the board of trade that  the council abate the dust nuisance on  Canyon street by sprinkling from the  Bank of Commerce to the office of Long,  Allan & Long,* Limited, was not favorably considered, the council figuring the  expense would be too great. Merchants  interested will be Invited to use the hose  on the street in. front of their premises  to cope with the situation.  There was a letter from Chas. Moore  finally accepting ine council's original  offer of $25 for 25 feet of 10-ffoot-deep  frontage on the lot; on Canyon street  alongside Dr. McKenzie's dental parlor.  ; For. tliejchoob' -^ra^^ee^ I|eidTa\t B_xiti-  ^iti^'^jwifcl^itr: ,ihe^ia^%of;"M^'Tt-_e  council received a nicely worded letter of  thanks for the use of the grounds/ 7  ��������� A letter from the Union of B.C. Municipalities telling of the annual convention  at Nelson commencing June 25th, was  favorably acted upon. Payment of the  $10 membership fee was authorized and  Reeve McFarland was named to attend,  but should he be unable he will name  some member pf the council to substitute  for him. The accounts for May, totalling  $374, were ordered paid.  Payment of $25 to the board of trade,  being half the cost of the Creston page in  the red trail pamphlet, was authorized.  If a suitable piano can be had at rock  bottom price the same will be purchased  for use at Park pavilion. For the fire and  light committee report was made that  the fire truck was now fully equipped  with extra tanks and that the supply of  hose was now on one reel. The chairman  was authorized to purchase an extinguisher to fully complete the truck equipment. ���������' ���������-    ��������� ���������<������������������������������������','  Thanks for their resolution and assurance of serious consideration thereof was  accorded a request, from the Women's  Institute that the council act as speedily  as possible in providing the village with  a sewerage system. Agents from outside  points Who sell insurance direct, the village will in future insist on, the payment  of the usual licenso fee.  J. P. Coates of Nelson, tho village  electrical Inspector, waited ou tho council asking that the by-law be very rigidly,  enforced. He asked that the Inspection  fee of $4 on installations be collected at  tho time tbe village clerk issues tho permitfor*, tho work, and property owner8  are advised that in the case of alterations,  ropairn or additions a perniit must be required for which n very nominal chargo  Is made. Mr. Coates agreed that where  premises wore ready to connect up for  tho "juico" if it wore not possible for him  to be horo to make an Immediate Inapi-u-  tlon a temporary permit would bo issued  subject to final inspection.  Another feature to tho by-law to which  attention is directed ia In case of u houso  boini. wired onlv. with tho iM������>n*?n,* *>f  taking tho "juice" at some future date,  permission to light up could not be given  until tho fixtures to bo used had boon inspected, this being necessary to mako  nuro tho fixtures wore not of a sizo to  overload t&o circuit.  Portion contemplating oloetrk light or  power Installation will do wall to familiar-  ke -iiuriiMulvus with tho by-law, which is  moat sfcrlnaont in many details, oven in  Gamy on City  United Church Ladies' Aid enjoyed a  cash intake of $15 at their annual Ice  cream social on King's birthday.  This week saw commencement of thinning operations on the early fall varieties  of apples.   In some orchards t:_e cover  ^spray is being applied this week.  Mr. and Mrs. W. E- Searle were visiting1 with Cranbrook friends at the end of  the week, leaving on Friday.  Wednesday, July 6th, has been agreed  upon as the date of Canyon's annual  picnic, which will be held at the new  baseball field.  List of Awards Published to Expedite    Exhibitors*    Efforts���������  fXF*a.rnm*.m.ma.������*  Tf UU_.W_.J_ a  T-_ _.__:_ -.__  luauiuic   __9  W������_  Stage  Practical Educational Exhibit  Bob Clayton of Kimberley was here at  the weekend on a visit with his parents*  Miss Kathleen Clayton, who hrs been at  Kimberley for some time, returned with  him.  E. Nouguier returned at the end of the  week from a business visit at Calgary  and Carstairs, Alberta. He states that  prospects right now are for a bumper  crop in that province.  Frank Putnam commenced cutting his  corner ten acres of alfalfa on Monday,  and as per usual there was a nice rainstorm the same night* though not heavy  enough to do much damage.  A party of six Canyon young men  have been active for the past ten days  panning for gold at some of ithe likely  spots along Goat river above the can; on  To date we have not heard of any of  them striking it rich. _  Seott Fruit Company, in Company with  H. C. Stockton, "whois at "tlie head of the  National Fruit Company,"were here at  the end of th week, sizing up the tree  fruit and vegetable crops of many of  their growers. V  Are we downhearted? Noy At lesst  one would not think so judging by the  way the many local ranchers are hard at  it making improvements of various sorts  on their properties. Huygens & VanAckeran are painting their residence.  Martin Nelson is erecting a new barn.  Messrs. Blair, Rogers and Wickholm  have improved the appearance of their  places witn new front fences. At other  places the roads on the ranches are being  gravelled, and there is much other painting and general repair work to houses  and barns receiving attention.  Someone has said that exhibitions  create and intensify a love o! the  beautiful and contribute to the life of  the community. However true that  may be we can say that in the canning  sections the ladies have not only staged  the largest, exhibits of any of the fairs in  the interior, but given us & vision of the  job. With these fine displays of summer  greens, vegetables and fruit for winter  use,- they succeed in stimulating our  interest in a varied and helpful diet, and  so contribute in no small measure to the  standards of our community life.  This year the Women's Institute is  undertaking an educational exhibit to  illustrate the quantities of various  canned foods that should be provided  for a family of five during the eight  months when gardens are not producing.  .It wiil be a central feature in the canning section and everyone should make  a point of seeing it. The rules and  details of the competition approved by  the board, are as follows _  1. Except where otherwise stated  exhibits to be in pint containers. Points  to be observed���������Uniformity of size,  colorj appearance aad Savor. The  sections in this class are:  Two jars each of canned Apricots.  Peas,. Peaches, Raspberries, Plums,  Strawberries, Cherries, Blackberries,  Loganberries. Jam, assorted, 3 jars.  Marmalade, assorted, S jars. JeUly,  -.assis^d^ jelly  glasses.  Conaed'm^^ assorted, 8. jars. T;.:,     \ ;y  Two >jaft^ach of canned Greens.  Beans;  Ps  "l,*.������^i������i4'r_ri_. .'  !_���������__......  UCCW)|  ._"������_____.  VUiU>  Catsup, assorted, B   bottles.   Relishes,;  assorted,  3   jars.   Pickles,  assorted, 3  jars.   Crystallized fruit, 3 jars.  Eriak&on  been residents, here, for the -past nine  months, have taken up residence in  Creston, in the house just vacated by J-  S. Clowes.  Erickson Christ Church Ladies' Guild  entertained on Monday at the home of  Mrs. John Hall at a miscellaneous  shower for Mrs. Jim Dodd (nee Emily  Nygaard), whose marriage took place a  couple of weeks ago. Canyon and  Erickson friends of the bride attended  the function and Bhe was remembered  with many attractive gifts. The afternoon was most enjoyable, Mrs. L. W.  Stephens, .Mrs. Nygaard and Miss  Frances Knott favoring with several  vocal numbers. A delightful lunch was  served.  Mrs. R. Thurston is a Cranbrook  visitor this neck, where she is a guest of  Mra. C.B. Twigg.*  Russell Leveque of Medicine Hat,  Alberta, Ib ' a visitor here nt present, a  guest of Mr. and Mrs. L. T. Leveque.   "  Gerald nnd Eric Craigie, Dick Penson  Jack Dodds were Lumberton' Visitors  during the past week.  R. M. Telford, Lloyd Cartwright and  Edward Clark were among the Knights  of Pythias members who were at  Bonners Ferry on Saturday for tho big  international encampment that evening.  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Moore and  daughter, Jean, of Lumberton, were  Wednesday visitors with Mr. and Mrs.  Putnam.  Mr. and Mm. T. W. Bundy loft, toy  auto for a few days visit nt Calgary,  Alberta,".'Tore:'e'npccts;''to bs 'back to  resume work today.  Mrs. Chlsholm of Edmondton,  A'berta, Ib a visitor hert. this month, a  guest of Mr. and Mrs. L. T, Leveque.  E_.ckj_i.__ brunch oi ������*Juirjai. Church  Guild remind of tho lawn social at W.  II. Kemp'a on Wednesday afternoon  next, Juno" 22nd. Strawberries and  cream and all other refresh merits, no  well a- a sale of cookery.  Mm. Wells and two Bonn, of Nobra_lsn,  arrivod last wook on   a vlalb with  hor  oloticr, Mro. Fran!: Putnam."  Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Allan, who havo  HAY FOR SALE���������Alfalfa, in  field.  John Bird, Camp Lister.  Under the auspices  of Erickson  Branch of Christ Church  Ladies' Guild, at  W.H. KEMP'S  J-__-BT_lCJ_������S5CNn_  on  D_j June 22  2*30 to S.30 p.m.  TENNIS  ICECREAM  ^���������   ^**mrmmm*r        ^At^ mw *^^*^P."-P_    Miff.  *****  HOME COOKING  m^ma.    ^       mm   am  ^mmmmm* a*.        H_l ���������__   ���������_> ________   iu^^    ^u ___���������  FANCY WORK  STRAWBERRY TEAT  Jitney service from Creston  Postoflice comer, fe������  3EE   BEVXEW.   CBESTOITfi   ������.   <X  _S8_______L__ ______ ��������� ���������     ____ _���������___.^i__a  gtv@ii tlie fiinest' gpialifjr In  tea*   Present prlees sire tlie  A  Grandl Old  Scot  Nationalism, Good. And Bad  Late "Sandy" Mcintosh Of Aberdeenshire Was Great Athlete  Tbe late Alexander Mcintosh, of  Crathie, Aberdeenshire, may not be  written into .th������ annals of Scotland,  but he was tsl grand old Scot just the  same. "���������''���������'_  ''Sandy'? Mcintosh has just died at  the age of 81. Por sixty-five years he  was an annual competitor in the field  of sports at the Braemar gathering,  near Balmoral Castle. A son of the  glens, ho was a man of superb physique, standing over six feet Ln height.  Qrey-bearded arid possessed of a massive frame, the veteran Highlander  headed the _ra.rq-ih.ar_.oi_ elan in the  annual parades bearing the standard,  and bis appearance in the arena invariably aroused the admiration of  the-gatherings round the ring.  The Braemar   gathering was   the.  event of tho year for "Sandy." awak*  ,m^.fia~ ���������   ���������-_������#__  *w lit*  his place among the competitors in  the ring. At 21 he was beginning to  make a name for himself as a heavyweight athlete, winning several of the  principal awards at Braemar.  At 72, fifty-one years later, he took  third place in the caber tossing competition, although his opponents this  time included some of the best-known  heavyweights in Scotland.  A caber is a shapen piece of a tree  about twenty feet long and weighing  enough to be a strenuous lift off the  ground for the average man. Tbe tos-  ser has to hoist it up to the palms of  his hands, take a short run and then  heave the *pole  so that it will turn  If nationalism is destroyed, mankind will be reduced to a helplessly dead  level, declared Dr. A. N. Whitehead, of Harvard, representing the British  Academy at the Royal Society of Canada "meeting ia Ottawa. Dr. II. M.  Tory, president of the National Research Council of Canada, and former' ening as it did memories of the 'six-  president of the University of Alberta, supplemented this declaration by' ties of last century when first he took  saying: "No nation has qualified to take its place in the international arena  until it has firmly established itself on national grounds. Canada has men of  capacity to do this.     It is up to us to provide them with the opportunity."  Tbey are quite right, comments the Border Cities Star, If they are  speaking of nationalism, in the sense of a strong but sensible national^pride,  which impels scientists and statesmen to achieve greater things than their  colleagues in other countries, so that mankind as a whole may benefit, and  glory redound to the nation which originates the discoveries or the measure  of progress. And it is to such a type of nationalism that one may readily  believe men like Dr. Whitehead and Dr. Tory refer.  But there is another sort of nationalism. It is ruining nations; it ia  stifling mankind. It has brought about the present depression. It is causing  unemployment, ruin and suffering. It is heading this war-scarred old  world inevitably toward a grimmer conflict than any in history; a conflict  wbich, unless it is avoided, may witness the destruction of civilization as we  kaow it.  It is that kind of nationalism, which is based in a false conception of  racial superiority, where one people look down upon, other peoples, where  racial color lines are drawn, where differences in language and religion are  emphasized to the supposed advantage of one group of people over other  groups. Nationalism founded in false pride and pretensions, based upon  purely selfish considerations and an utter disregard of all other peoples and  nations, nationalism which would seek glory and aggrandizement for itself  at the expense of all others, does not qualify any nation for a place in the  international arena, does not lift a nation above other nations, does not raise  mankind to a higher level, but reduces all to a lower level and takes the  glory that should be in life out of it.  "When, following the Great War, the League  of Nations was brought  Into being, it had for its object the uplifting of all nations, the development ,  In action of a brotherhood of mankind. In keeping with that aspiration the  Peace Treaty made provision for the self-determination of races and nations.  It provided for a larger liberty for oppressed minorities, and for the world' t_M -i__. ���������������_-._. xt-.,.-, x_r_.i*>^_+^- _ vmm������  aa a whole. But, unfortunately, these newly created smaller nations, as well carman explorer. He claims to have  aa many of the older nations, became imbued with the idea that they must' vis;te(i places which no  other  white  Christie's Graham Wafers, witja  milk, make a light and nour-  iahmg'���������������������������hot weatKer meal. In a  new package ... (containing  a delicious recipe) . . . .  crisoer and fresher than ever*  Christies  6 fats, am Wafers  British Scientists Go North  Sun   Spots   aad  Rak  loons  to  an  altitude  of 10 miles to  test weather, conditions and  also  to  over "itrow^T-ength toT the" air~before ' F������*e-the mystery of northern lights,  Will Endeavor To Probe Hie Mystery j Plenty Of Moisture For Western Grata  Ol the Northern Lights Fields Ia Predicted  Equipped to send up sounding balrJ     Western Canada may expect fairly  falling.      "Sandy" Mcintosh thought  that was sport at the age of 72.  Most of the young men of today  would be baffled to lift the thing off  the ground at all.  Mysterious Cities  Of Southern Arabia  German Explorer Found Skyscrapers  Built Entirely Of Clay  Stories   of   skyscrapers   in  the   remote wastes of Southern Arabia are  first and foremost establish and develop a strong national spirit and consciousness, and this found expression in that narrow form of nationalism to  which reference has been made.  This narrow nationalism fostered suspicions of other nations, was built  and thrived upon fear of others. It impelled nations, not to remove existing  barriers to international intercourse, but to erect new and even more insurmountable barriers. It resulted in a mad race of still greater armaments,  the spending of untold billions in preparation for future wars." It led governments the world over to spend and spend madly without due regard to the  national income or even of the economic and financial capacities of all  nations combined.  Thus narrow nationalism developed at the outset at such a rate and to  such an extent that it largely smothered the League of Nations ideal of a  true Internationalism founded upon a sane nationalism which only desired  such glory and power for itself as grew out of the fact that it was making a  larger and finer contribution to mankind at larjfe than other nations were  making.  Until this narrow nationalistic spirit is destroyed there can be no permanent peace, progress and prosperity in the world. In its destruction Ilea  the only hope for mankind.  members of the British Polar Expedi  tion are on their way to their base  at Fort Rae, on Great Slave Lake.  The band of scientists is headed by  Dr. J. M. Stagg, of the British Meteorological office.  Plans provide for the party remaining at Fort Rae until. September,  1933, for the purpose of studying  weather conditions in the far north.  The work is part of an international arrangement which is also being  participated in by Canada, United  States, Denmark, Russia and a number of other countries.  To   carry  on   its   investigations,  in  the north, the British party brought  man has  ever seen. He  found cities j &x tons of instruments from the Old  there  which   are  not  shown  on  any I Country. It also has brought here 10  map. Tribes of Hamitic, Indian, and  Mongolian origin populated them, and  the civilization he describes as being.  "a remnant of the Middle Ages." Yet  in all these mysterious cities he found  buildings ten storeys high built of  clay, without even a framework of  wood. "I had many rather disagreeable ..;encounters with some of  the wild tribes of the desert," Herr  Helfritz declares, "but I have brought  home a splendid collection of photographs and gramophone records."  tons of foodstuffs donated by British  and Canadian manufacturers.  Canadian Film  First Canadian Drama-Talkie Is Produced In Toronto  First Canadian drama-talkie. "The  generous rains for some time to  come iff sun-spot data collected by the  Dominion Observatory runs true to  form. According to observatory officials, Canada is now approaching a  "sun-spot period," which should p:ro-  duce plenty of moisture for the western grain fields.  The effect of sun-spots, it was explained, is to Increase the rainfall  over a long period.  A sun-spot period lasts for 11 to  11 Vz years. This doe3 not mean that  tremendous quantities of rain will fall  for a short: period, but rather that  over a long period the precipitation  will be higher than when the sun-  -spots are not in evidence.  Heavy rains in different parts, of  the world at present were hardly attributed to sun-spots.  To begin with, in the absence of accurate world data, .scientists were unwilling to agree that the rainfall over  the world has been exceptionally  heavy.  While precipitation has been great  in certain K^ountries, ii waa aot so is  others.  Certain  parts of  Canada,   for  in-  -stance, had been    exceptionally    dry  Bird's-Eye Maple In Demand  Used   Extensively   On   Account   Of  Strength and Wearing Qualities  All  kinds  of furniture  are  manufactured      from      Canada's  maple, from solid   to   veneer  Chivalry On the Road  Something   More   Than   "Reasonable  Care" Required From Drivers  Legislation works no charm on the  sugar j roads or elsewhere. It can only create  while! tho  conditions  in  which  safety  can  Its Quality Sells It.~The fact that  so many thousands of intelligent people continue to use Dr. Thomas'  Eclectric Oil speaks volumes for Its  healing efficiency. Ever since it was  first introduced it has grown steadily  ln public favor, owing entirely to its  manifold usefulness in relieving and  healing sickness. As a specific ;for  cuts, burns, scalds, and various inflammatory pains its record Is beyond  reproach.  Realizes His Ambition  Bells," has been produced In Toronto"  by George Thome Booth, with Dick-, during May, while others had expert  son-Konwin, Canadian actor,   in   the' enced generous rains.  title role. The two-reel film was based  on   a  script  used   long  ago   by   Sir  Henry Irving.  Officials made it -clear that a fw  weeks* heavy rain cannot be explained by sun-spots. Their effect is over  a much longer period.  To produce this all-Canadian product many difficulties had to be overcome. It Was made in the main gal- Women,and Asthma. Women aro  i__i.w' --P fh-. it.mo. *.!���������*<- Tt.ifirifncr nnr_ numbered among the sufferers frora  lery of the Fine .Arts Building and asthma  b     the  countieSs  thousands.  the cast were all Torontonians. Lack In every climate they will be found.  the figured veneer of blrd's-cye thrive. Ultimately we must protect  maple Is particularly ln demand, ac- [ ourselves. But when that is said, we  cording to the forest service, De-' can only return to an appeal fre-  partment of the Interior. The ' quently made In this column. As drlv-  strength and wearing qualities of the \ era of machines of lethal possibilities,  wood assure it a place In the .vehicle motorists should not be content In the  Industry, where it Is used for heavy ! crowded conditions of today with  axles, frames, sleigh runners, factory . what is called "reasonable care."  trucks, bicycle wheel rims, etc. Be- Pedestrians are not all so young as  cause of its toughness it Is made into they wero. The Highway Code haa  baseball bats; hockey sticks, billiard i not cured tho short-sighted or the  cues, paddles, croquet balls, mallets, j hard of hearing. It has not glvon good  etc. The sugar maple is a leading legs to the lame. There Is a child  wood for flooring, and Its strength at every crossing. Nothing short of  and stiffness suits It for the great chivalry Is demanded, and from our  variety of tool handles that are made J modern charioteers it la not too much  from it. to ask.���������Dally Herald, Glasgow.  All Her Children Were Troubled  With Diarrhoea  Swiss Watchmaker Has Brought To  Perfection An Electric Watch  A retired watchmaker of Geneva,  Switzerland, has just fulfilled his  twelve-year ambition to perfect an  electric watch. Driven by a fly-power  motor, it needs no connection with  outside wires. The case itself contains a storage battery no larger thrift  the winding mechanism of most timepieces, which is declared to hold Its  charge for a year, and which may be  recharged when necessary. Electricity  actually oporatqa the watch and does  not meroly wind a spring, aa is the  case in aclf-wlnding clocks.  of sound-proof equipment made remote orchestral control very difficult  and even, sleigh bells had to be faked  with an ash tray and a tumbler because real bells refused to register as  bells at all.  The movie-tone has been shown privately.  ������*_  ���������:^YWI*-'ra,YV/!;'  Mr:., J. J. Blcliert:, R.R, 1, E__derby, 15,0., writes:-���������  "Last Bum.nor all my cnijuron. woro troubled, with  diarrhoea, and woro ho lx.il I did not know what to do.  A friend told mo to givo thorn l>r. Fowlor'B Extriwt of  Wild Strawberry, no I got ������ bottle, and after a eouplo  of doHon you nhouhl havo aeon tho change, Tho  olilldreu woro noon woll again, and I am vory thankful  to your wondorful remedy. I ftnul Et the only ono that  vellavoi. oo oaally and quickly.1'  The use of Miller's Worm. Powders  Insures healthy children- so far as the  ailments attributable to worms ate  concerned. A high mortality among  children is traceable to worms. These  sap the strength of Infants' so that  thoy aro unable to maintain the battle for life and succumb to weakness.  This preparation gives promise of  health and keeps it.  Has Long Extension  helpless In the grip of this relentless  disease unless they have availed  themselves of the proper remedy. Dr.  J, D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy haa  brought new hope and life to many  such. Testimonials, sent entirely without solicitation, show the enormoua  benefit It has wrought among womea  everywhere.  Phones For Herdsmen  The tents of the nomadic Lapp*  who take; their reindeer herds torn  graze In Sweden wlll in future be fitted with telephones. The Lappa may  then 'phone each other -regarding  grazing conditions and tho state ot  tho herds generally.  By  Barber's Itch and Ringworm are relieved by tho use of Douglas' Egyptian Liniment; quick, certain results.  Relievos, tlio most obstinato cases.  Northern Wireless Station  There ia a Dominion Government  wire.ess uiu-luu 4*t tho cast cad of  Great Boar Lake In. tho North West  Territories of! Canada. Its location  ls shown on tho recently issued map  shoot published by the Topographical  Survey, Department oC the Interior,  Ottawa.  IV.   ST.   U.   1010  London   Firemen   Communlcato  rhone Ou Blescue Ladder  -'-��������� So tall l������ a rescue ladder recently  put Into service by firemen of London, England, that a telephone Is used  to., maintain communication between  those at tho top and bottom, ITully extended, it Is 104 "foot, and Is said to  reach twenty feet higher than:', tlie  typos now In uso. The'men at the baoo  may follow thc progress of tho rescue  work by phono.'  New vlCniergeiiey Ration  Tho now emergency or- "Iron" ration to bo iasued to tho ^.roops is Just  a hard calio weighing only 6 o������s. It  consists of cocoa, sugar, pea powder���������  beof powder,. oil o* lemon and cocoa  butter.' ��������� -It l������ H.������y>pos.._d to'sustain ������.  man for twenty-four hours.  _i ���������JjL_-.l!^-.'i-L__l-1-!!J--l'''lll-L_.'-!.'_'- J'.'S.'ji'"-'.;*'.".? 'J.'^-'-j!!!.'-!''!' f i";'*'^1' ?'".*f*-.'"?.r.!,-f__5.  MTho poots perform, o grout mission in thla world."  <4They certainly do.M .  "It it wasn't for them tho magazine editors would havo an awful time  filling in small apace.- al tlio Bottom  Of  ������*������<*���������������"  i  ^'^''EXP^'H'^  I B_N"us3H?tfiiji mmi������ -_^.^-*" -;; t;y^. :T^T'pp||^|  THE   IftSOT#^  ������,  sisoBtu#on)  THE DUPLIGATION  OFmXATION  Ottawa, Ont-^-Recommending that  the Dominion, provinces and,municipalities should get togetherYin order  to reach an understanding respecting  fields of taxation, and thus avoid duplication, the Canadian Manufacturers' Association "passed resolutions-  dealing with taxation and also unemployment. ;.,  The resolution dealing with taxation called   upon  the  association   to  1 ������������������*________* .If _fk������������__���������������_���������   manamr.**,  Fears    Expressed    That  Prospectors  May B<e Trapped In Burning  "  Bush  Amos, Que.���������^-Far in Quebec's hinterland^forest fires are"biasingacross a  wide area. Fears that some prospectors may- be. trapped in a country  where there is little;,water to offer  them ; safety are prevalent. Four  buildings, fell in flames as .the fire  spread into the little settlement of  Taschereau. And fugitives from the  district are telling a tragic story. The  fire started- "several days ago near  the Dome and HoUlnger mines after  settlers ���������". had been -. burning slash.  Panned by a 40-mile wind, the blaze  had assumed huge proport-ons in a  It spread over miles of  WOMAN  TDj������_LEGATE   RETRTJNS  eo-operate   by  asking  mehabers  and ��������� few minutes  employees, as    well    as    the    public [ brush.  throughout Canada,  to  refrain from       Scorched heads and  burned shirts  asking for public expenditures except [were displayed, as the settlers rushed  those immediately necessary;  It urged members to assist their  provincial and municipal governments  in curtailing expenditures, thereby  lessening the burden of taxpayers.  This would release large sums for use  in agriculture and other basic Indus-  'tries. ..-.  The resolution was moved by F. C  Brown, Vancouver. . <���������-  Mr. Brown also moved a resolution  on unemployment, urging co-operation In reducing unemployment. It  favored land settlement and support-!  ed controlled direct relief for those  who cannot get work.  The election of officers at the concluding session of the association resulted '."as follows: President, W. C.  Coulter, Toronto; first vice-president,,  George Hendersoh, Montreal, and L.  S3. Anthes, Toronto, second vice-president." T. F. Monypenny, Toronto, is  treasurer.  The executive council includes:  Major ID, G, Rogers, J. -W. A<ck~  land, H. B. Lyall, W. G. Fraser, W.  J. Bulman, Winnipeg; J. D. Rosen-  berry, The Pas, Man.; George Leach,  Regina;   Howard   Jones,   Saskatoon;  down water-courses and dropped Into  creeks to    avoid    the    flames.    The  Abaska Lake and Bell River provided  _M__rt"������T   - ^*"^g ������������������������������"������>     S_#������-#������w������r_m  lie..    _Jl������_IF_jJ   iociiC  Miss Winnifred Kydd, Canada's we^  man delegate to the Armament Conference  at   Geneva,  has returned  to  Postage Stamps To Commemorate  Imperial Conference  Ottawa", Ont.���������Commemorative postage stamps will be issued in connection -with the Imperial Conference.  Announcement to this effect was  made from the office of Prime Minister R. B.iBennett.  The statement reads:  "Authority has been given for the  issue  of three  commemorative  post-  1 age  stamps in  connection  with  the  Imperial   Conference   to   be   held   in  Ottawa next month.  "These stamps will be in the denominations of three, five and 13  cents.  "The three-cent stamp will "bear a  portrait of the king; the five-cent  stamp of the Prince of Wales; and  the 43-cent will be a double-sized pic-  4tv*������4qT     c_^"** *****  K.Kj'mTA-CUm.      O l_ClrJ_._,__������#������  "These stamps are now in course  of preparation, and will Tbe Issued on  SEE D'AT  d������������ r LUI"  TO  uk������  London, England.���������The Daily Express says there is.. a "world plot  against the Ottawa conference.  The newspaper, chief organ of  Lord Beaverbrook, Canadian-born  peer and Empire free-trade crusader,  declar*d evidence-was accumulating on  all   sides   that   there   was   a  definite  ���������.���������.__  ���������____.  j Canada with the self-imposed task of  a date to be  set  after manufacture  sanctuary Y^or them   after a  hurried ; informing. ^ wornen of the Dom_nion  has been completed.  scramble through slash* and muskeg.  Miles inland, far from safety, many  prospectors were working. There are  few lakes there. Whether thSy managed to outdistance the flames is problematical. No search can be conducted until the fire moderates.  Epoch Iir History  Imperial Conference To Mark Period  Of Great Moment To Empire  Ottawa, Ont.���������While the coming  Imperial Conference may not produce  a miracle, it will constitute an epoch  in history. The Canadian Manufacturers' Association is doing everything in its power to contribute to the  success of the conference.      ���������  Thus W. C. Coulter, president of  the Association, indicated the attitude  of his organization to the coming  meeting of empire statesmen in Ottawa next month.  "It  is  sometimes  said   that there  ���������of the results of the Conference and "There will also be an issue of over-  its prospects toward a final conclu- printed air mail stamps for the con-  sion. t ference, these stamps being the cur-  \ rent five-cent issue of air ma'l stamps,  over printed six cents, together with  other printed stamps relating to the  Imperial Conference.  "The denominations in which, these  stamps will be issued will ensure their  use on mail matter going to all parts  of the Empire, as well as to many  other countries."  to which all nations of the British  Consmonwealth look to help solve  their joint economic problems.  Foreign nations, the Express said,  are using every means of direct and  indirect propaganda to sow seeds of  discord between the Mother Country  and the Dominions.  The Express quoted an article in &  Canadian magazine by Lieut.-Col. J.  B. McLean, about alleged attempts to  create discord between Canada and  Great Britain. It said while the Dominions were being told Great Britain  will go to the conference ready to  give nothing and ask everything, an  attempt is being made to create a  breach between the Dominions themselves on the suggestion each ought  to profit at the expense of the others.  No United Ireland  T. George Wood, Raymond, Alberta; \ will be a gr^at diversity of interests  ~ at the conference," declared Mr. Coul  ter. "That is quite true, and it is always the case when great issues are  at stake;-but compromise and conciliation are familiar British traits of  character, and solutions1 can be found  for. most problems:*'  "$he president's reference to the  conference was made in the course of  an address to the association at the  final dinner closing the 61st annual  convention here.  James Bay Railway  Official Opening   To  Take  Place  On  July  15th  Toronto,   Ont.���������Official  opening   of  the. railway   line   from   Cochrane   to  Mooseonee on James' Bay, will take  place July 15,   it was definitely announced,  following  a conference be-'������������������������-. * I IP      fb  tw^en Premier George S. Henry and   llieillOnal   10-   IfUeeD  George W. Lee, chairman oi the Tern- j at        ������*?������������������   ITn-cr j_.il ___r_  iskaming and Northern Ontario Rail- [ AieXaflUia   UllYeUeCl  way. Premier Henry is  to drive the '  last spike on the line amid an elab-   King George Officiates At Ceremony  orate ceremony. j Outside Marlborough House  Premier  R.  B.  Bennett and  Chief .     London, England.  Justice  F^   R.   Latchford,  who  drove   of the Queen, the Prince of Wales and , union   between  the   Free   State   and  the  first spike in the Temiskaming   most   other   members   of the   royal   Northern Ireland, met with a prompt  rebuttal   from   Viscount   Craigavon,  Premier of Northern Ireland.  Lord    Craigavon    said   union was  quite out of the question^    "A long  North  Would  Never Be a Party  To  Separation From Britain  London, England.���������Reports in London that present negotiations between  the Free State and Britain would bo  widened,  on the Free State side, by  -In the presence   attempts to re-open the question of  and Northern Ontario  line   in   1902,  are to be invited to attend.  C. A. Graham. Edmonton: H. Hutch-  Ings, Calgary; W. G. Armstrong,  Medicine Hat. Alberta; R. Bell-Irving,  J. B. Thompson, J. H. Rolphe, T. S.  Dickson, H. MacLaren, O. E. Hermann, J. A. McFariane, Vancouver; J.  H. McDonald, New Westminster,    '  Chairmen of standing committees  include: Tariff, J. O. Thorn, Toronto;  transportation, W. S. Campbell,  Toronto; commercial intelligence, W.  R. Drynan, Hamilton, and publishing,  A. Ross Robertson, Toronto.  Death Of Joynson-Hicks  First Lord Brentford pies At Age Of  ���������6 Yeats  London, TJEng.���������Sir Willi am Joynson-  Hlcks,  first  Lord Brentford, died at  the age of 66 years. Congestion of the  lungs complicated by heart weakness,  which developed from a severe chill J  he  sustained  during a. visit  to   the \  West Indies, in February, brought an  end to a noted political career. Lord  Brentford was also one of the leading  laymen in the Church .of England and  took a prominent part in the parliamentary battle over .the revised book  Of common prayer.  Centenary Of Great  Reform Bill Celebrated  Viscount Halifax Who Attended 'Personally Knew the Reformer  Newcastle, England..���������Celebrations  opened here June 7, to commemorate  tho centenary of the great reform  bill, attended by Viscount 1-Ialifax and  his son, Lord Irwin; former viceroy  of India. Viscount Halifax, now 133  years of ago, Is probably, the only  living person who personally know  tho.reformer,, the second Karl Groy,  Prime Minister, who secured passage  of tho bill, nnd whoso family Is still  actively associated with this area.  Gold Receipts Heavy  '"V .    , ' 1  Value OfShipments To Mint In  Over Five Million  Ottawa, Ont.���������Gold receipts at the  Royal Canadian Mint during May  were in excess of $5,000,000 for the  third time in history; the Dominion  Bureau of Statistics reports.  The gold content -of the shipments  received at Ottawa was 242,428 fine  ounces, the value of this quantity at  $20.67 per ounce, the fixed price of  gold, being $5,011,425.  Ruling Favors Indians  Them  family, the King unveiled the memor-  ��������� ial to Queen Alexandra, erected by  ! public subscription outside Marl-  I borough House, where Alexandra as  [ Princess of Wales spent her married  life prior to the accession of Edward  VII. and where she returned after his  death.  The   ceremony   coincided  with   the  aimual Alexandra rose day instituted ; connection. .  under  the   late   queen's   auspices 21  years ago. She died in 1925.  New GoverniM System  Relief Taker Well Fixed  Toronto", Ont.���������While J. J. McQuade  and his wife were obtaining food and  coal from relief officials here, McQuade had a bank account of $2,000,.  a mortgage on a local house and wag  able to purchase a farm at Malto, It  was alleged by police who, arrested  the McQuades on their farm. Thoy  face charges of obtaining ."food.- by  false pretences.1  Aiberta    Gam*������    Act    Allows  Certain Privileges  Calgary, Alberta.���������Indians have an  uhrestricted.right to hunt for food.on  unoccupied lands regardless of the Alberta Game Act,. the Alberta Court.,  of Appeals ruled. A  Mr. Justice McGiliivEay, ���������who hand- i  ed down the court's decision,, said this j  ruling in no way implied that the pro-J  ; :"-  yincial game act was ultra vires, but   Something  Is  Needed To  Take  the  merely that it did not apply to In-, Place Of Party Politics  diahs hunting for food on unoccupied .     "Winnipeg, Man.���������Government  par-  government or other.lands.    .,   .   ,,,,..     tisanship breaks' down in the face of  _, economic  difficulties  and   some  new  ,  To Discuss Wheals Bonus system must be devised, J. W. Dafoe,  Regina, Sas_k.���������Discussion of ask-, editor-in-chief of the Winnipeg Free  ing for an extension of the five-cent. Press, told delegates to the third  per bushel bonus on wheat for export, Canadian conference on social work  paid by the Federal Government this  here. **���������  year, will come up at thc inter-pro-1 A new conception of the state in  yincial conference of the western relation to the individual waa tak-  provinces in Regina on June 20. The ing possession of the mind of the peo-  primary purpose of the conference pie, Mr. Dafoe said. It was not gea-  will be to draft a memorandum set- erally appreciated how revolutionary  ting forth the westrs Interest in the this conception was, nor were its ulti-  comlng Imperial Conference, | mate consequences known.  time ago," he declared, "we in Ulster  made up our minds that we have no  change to make. I wouid never be a   Bri-  off    the    Imperial  ���������}-���������     -.���������-^j.^.j. *._-,������.     ������-r>___Y-      -"_.T-_*__i-  LV.     _>C^������C_- Gb^JJ^i-.     ������^-^..-_.     ^^������-.^������������  tain or severance  The present British  Government and I see eye to eye."  Opinion here is that President die  Vaiera proposes, if hip has hot indeed  already done so, reference of the  whole dispute to either an Imperial or  internatronal tribunal. His bill for  abolition of the oath, regarded by the  British Government as the root of tho  present differences, Is deadlocked in  the Irish senate, shorn of most of its  teeth by an opposition majority.  mm^m m*m>A*Ar~i        lu wMMh*Hi_K I ua tmm AfA  rttMui   i_B_l������iuc  iiaiw  B.C.  IT ISN'T WISE TO ABGTOB WITH A CRICKET BALL  Mny Altoiiil C^sifei'������n������<.  Viatorla, B.C.���������While no ofEolal  statement has boon mado, it ia probable that Premier S. F. Tolm'o will nt-  ���������tend thft conCeronco of the four western provlMCf-!. at Rcjjlnn. Juno 20, nn  tho rcprcnentfttlvo of British Coli.m-  bla. Tlio government has already accepted the invitation of Premier .1. T,  M, Anderson, of Saskatchewan, to attend the mooting, which in to diflcuw.  the viewpoint o������ tins w<o������t on empire  trade.  Northern  Air Moll  Prince Albert.���������With 40,000 letters  aboard th^ new regular monthly air  mall service between here and northern Saskatchewan points, was inaugurated recently. Two planes wero  required to carry.. mail fi'om Emma  Lake,,,tho air base horo, to Lnc La  Ronge, and Montreal Lake, points of  call. Most of It was prepared by  stamp coll colors, ��������� "  W.    Nf.    O.  IIHW  ' '"' S.������v*d From Hanelng  Kamlcops, B.C,���������Saved from hanging when tho British Columbia court  of nppoal granted him a now trial on'  appeal following his , conviotlon of  murdoririE; two companions In the  Tremblour Lake district In northern  British. Columbia, In Juno,, 1030, Karl  Fredericks, 32-year-old trapper and  prospector, was acquitted by an as si ������e  court Jjury here at hlo third trial.  Industries  Would  Give  United  Support To Policy  Victoria, B.C.���������Cooperation of Em-  pire trade for the benefit of British  countries, and development of an Empire  currency as a medium through  which this trade could be carried on,  would,have   the   united   support   of  British Columbia industries If considered at the Imperial Economic Conference opening next month in Ottawa, according to Information-received  by the British Columbia Government.  Brutal Murder  Lotbinlere, Que.���������Aroused over the  most brutal murder here in years, tlie  citizenry of Lotbinlere aro aiding provincial police _n seeking two men who  caused the death of Simeon Bernard,  well known and popular notary. He  had been beaten over the head when  he resisted efforts of the intruders to  mako him aid them in nobbing *.  branch of La Ban<jue Provinciate.  Object To Now 8y������tem  Shanghai, China,���������Chinese tele-  phono workers employed by the  Shanghai Telephone Company,  which serves in InternaLioual ������ettl������_-  ment and tlie French concession, went  out on strike in opposition to the installation of an automatic t.y_.tei__  which resulted in Uio dismissal of  hundreds of operators.  Tho flre department* of Loyton,  England, recently had to jflght a blasto  at tlio waterworks.  Lieutenant Wasdr All, member of tho AH India Cricket Team, at present  touring tho British Isles, lo shown being assisted off tho Held after he got hit  on the head by a rising ball in tlio mawsh at Lord'a Cricket Ground, London,  England. Tho Injured player waa takon bo a nursing home, where he otaycel  lor lour duy.������.  IIimiIM- -Plan Itojeoted  Saskatoon, Saal*.���������I������il.e-_u������_d i'or aisb-  misKlon to the convention of the Saskatchewan Union of "Urban Municipalities, a resolution, suggested by Dr.  Arthur Wilson, health officer, propos-  jinfjC ImmunlKatlon against communicable discos*, of all persons applying  for relief was turned down by thm  city "council "hy an mmnlmov.*. vot*. THE   CRESTON   REVIEW  willing to help stabilize prices in  Nelson   and Trail.    Just   before  Your  Telephone.  protects the family���������it calls  a doctor in case of sickness, and  summon help in case of fire,  burglary or accident. ^  Saves trips���������it "runs errands"  for the entire household.  Prov ides so cial contacts���������most  invitations come by telephone  nowadays.  Provides business contacts ���������  an unemployed person who  hasn,i a telephone may miss a  chance to get a job.  Kootenay Telephone Go.  LIMITED  Better Marketing  Plans Devised  Poultrymen of West Kootenay in  Business Session at Nelson Act  to Stabilize Prices���������D. Bradley  Re-Elected Local Director.  adjourning for lunch the Creston  delegate moved that the association carry on which was carried.  After lunch discussion centered  on an information bureau and  those wishing to have this service  had certainly many objections to  overcome. It wa" pointed out  that it should not be an impossible task to get the retailer to  combine with the association and  have one selling price to the  stores ih Nelson and Trail, and  the opinion was freely "expressed  that a uniform price would te  welcomed and with this point  cleared up the way seemed open.  Several delegatesnow expressed  the opinion that the limited funds  at our disposal rendered such  a  service     impossible      and     Mr.  Buchanan    was    asked   to state  what he  thought would  be tie  cost.    He   stated     that    in    his  opinion that until we  knew just  what  work   his  service  entailed  that it  was quite   impossible  to  estimate     the     cost,      Creston  delegate then moved that Robson  Co-Operative, Grand  Forks  Co-  Operative,      Creston       Grading  Station, with Mr. McKim acting  on    behalf    of   the  Nelson  producers affiliated with  the  association     this    service.    This   was  seconded   by  Mr.   Morrisson   of  Grand Forks and carried.  Every Saturday these organizations will send to Robson a  report of the prices and stocks of  eggs on hand in thei J districts as  nearly as can be estimated, with  suggestions as to what they  think the price should be. The  manager of the Robson Co-  1 Operative,    Mr.   Buchanan  will  ducers of the Creston Valley to  support the Institute in the  endeavor to provide orderly  marketing. Also quality is  necessary if local products are to  hold their place on present  markets. It ahould be remembered that price cutting  and pannicy marketing by  individuals make the task of  marketing harder and render the  task of keeping the price steady  at the highest possible figure well  nigh impossible.  According to the Herald filial The improvement in this year s  returns indicate that Pentieton water-supply at Cranbrook can  orchardists have received from be guaged from the fact that in  10 to 20 cents per box less for the 1931 it took 124 hours to fill the  1931 apple crop, than prices that swimming pool. This year it  prevailed in 1930. filled in 58 hours.  Potato Bug Control  With saner marketing methods  _^ ^    ^    ^^ ^   and closer co-operation  between then arrange   with the retailers  ���������_ ���������    ��������� * I     m * ���������  marketing agencies there is every  reason to expect more satisfactory returns to the poultrymen,  particularly in West Kootenay  and Grand Forks, according to  Chas. Murrell,- who represented  Creston valley at the semiannual meeting of the Kootenay  Poultry Association at Nelson  last week. In a statement Mr.  Mnrpll is -nrpnarins for the  Farmers' Institute grading station patrons Mr. Murell says:  After   the    reading     of     the  minutes of the organization meeting held last fall one was considerably   surprised     when   the  chairman got up and  expressed  the opinion that they would be  able   to   accomplish   very little  more in the future than had been  accomplished up  to the present  time, and that it seemed that the  wise thing to do was  to wind  it  up.    A lengthly discussion followed and it was early apparent that  there   was   a   discordant factor  somewhere     and     which     was  brought to a head by the accusation that the Grand  Forks  Co-  Operative had been cutting prices  to the detriment of the Robson  and Aitow Lake shippers. Messrs.  Megitt and Morrison from Grand  Forks were able to  give a  satisfactory   explanation   of the incident and  it was entirely   due  the    support   that   these    two  gentlemen gave Creston's representative that it was possible Lo  eventually get the bureau of information appointed.  The convention was handicapped by having two marketing  organizations hostile tp each  other and the Nelson district  absolutely without an organization and every producer trying to  get ahead of tho other. During  the discussion a committee was  appointed consipting of Messrs.  McKim ancl Buchanan to interview tho managers of Burns &  Co. and Swift Canadian Co. to  got thorn to co-operate with tho  growem in controlling prices and  l-he coininiU.ee wuh able to report  that: tl.f.Hc   gentlemen  are   quite  in Trail what the price is to be  and Mr. McKim will perform a  similar service for the Nelson  poultrymen. As Creston producers do not ship very heavily  into Trail this service will only  be useful to those who ship  privately to these markets and if  any producer wishes to avail  himself of this information it will  ������_n_  C* ������ **_���������**uric  *������.__*^_  4.1 V/ilt  ULLC  _..._������ __ _ .*������ _v  giauiug  station on payment of a fee of  $1.00 to the funds of the Poultry  Association.  It was decided that those who  paid their subscriptions last fall  will not be asked to pay a further  subscription u*itil the end of the  year, or unless a general meeting  decides that more funds are  necessary to carry on the work.  Mr. Bishop stated that he considered that now we had started  to do something a number of  individuals would join up who  had been undecided whether it  was worth while joining. The  old officers were put back, and  D. Bradley is again the director  in charge of this district.  While the need of storage . was  freely admitted, and  it was also  agreed that  storage facilities at  Nelson and Creston  would have  to be  developed,  the  matter of  ways   and   means    .was    never  properly   discussed   and, indeed,  there waa no time to go into this  important   matter,    but  it   was  clearly     demonstrated     that   if  Creston wants this storage  Creston must go ahead  and organize  its own.   Were there somg place  to put the surplus of March and  April not a case need  have been  sent   out    at    less    than     the  prevailing price.  The conditions prevailing on  the Nelson and Trail markets,  where two marketing associations  and individual growers were all  competing promiscuosly, proved  conclusively the need of organization and loft no doubt that the  grading station is doing very  valuable work in marketing thc  eggn in lliis. diHtrit-t, und that it is  in tho boat interest...  of  the  pro-  All potato growers will be  pleased to hear that the provincial department of agriculture is  again this year supplying poison  dust free for the control of the  Colorado potato beetle, o^ potato  bug. It is sincerely hoped that  all growers will avail themselves  of this opportunity of freeing  their potato patches, or acreage,  of this pest, by dusting with the  poison supplied, as it is only by  co-operation of all that complete  control can be obtained.  Pick off all adult beetles as  soon as they emerge from the  ground when potato tops first  start growth, using s can to "drop  them in ana destroy. Don't use  the fingers for squashing as the  job will prove disagreeable.  Later on watch out for the first  hatching out of the egg masses  and start dusting right after.  Don't wait till the bugs get large  or your work may be continued  indefinitely.  Use sufficient dust to make a  uniform bloom on the foliage, but  don't whitewash your plants as  this will merely cause the bugs to  remove to greener feeding.  The control of the potato  beetle in East Kootenay the last  few years has been inost successful and hV is' dnl^-by thorough  attention at the right time that it  can remain so. Remember  France lost $60,000,000 worth of  their potato crop last year by  depredations of the Colorado  beetle, which made its first  appearance in that country after  the great war. --  Dust will be on hand., as usua������  at all convenient centres. For  further information during the  summer of 1932, write to F. A.  Marsack, field inspector, Box 206.  Cranbrook.  UTTING   up   fire-safe  .walls, ceilings and partitions in:  Stores Harness Rooms  Warehouses Chicken Coops  Factories Attics  Theatres Basements   *  Hotels Summer Cottages  Farmsteads Sun-porches  Barns Covering old  Dairies Plaster  Gyproc costs little, s~  quickly erected, nails and  cuts like lumber, has insulation value and structural  strength. It may be panelled,  papered or finished with  Gyptex or Alabastine.  Gyproc may be easily identified by  the name on tbe board and tbe  Green stripe along tbe edge.  GYPSUM, LIME AND  ALABASTINE.  Canada, Limited  V___couT������r, B.C.  I3V  ~For Sale by  CHAS. O. RODGERS,     Creston, B.C.  i  VHI1  mill g  i  mSS 5ft 5   tS EhE3  W  9  because it will keep your car as good  as   new.      Satisfaction  is   guaranteed.  We have a full stock of Goodyear Tires  T~-all sizes and grades  v W\ EL ^ 1 U! W  |  CANON STREEYT at BARTON AYE.  misi una  CRESTON  &9mWA������ti&imnim&tmf*mlTbimr9m^  __L___._i.___.        ___        ___���������_________->���������_   -j*..*.   .._*������������������ m*.    .. m     .   A.   _  __k -   _-L- AX.  .A.. J__ ,. ^ - A r A|, ft  ^ _���������   .jfc        _______ *'*-^lA������_l__l___._i_BLll_B.������__l|l___ll_(riMlfr-  The first carload of 1932 spring  lambs was shipped from Pentieton  on June 3rd.  500 people attended a barn  dance under Gyro Club auspices  at Cranbrook on King's birthday.  For allowing his cattle to roam in  the Rossland. cemetery, Noble  Armstrong has just been fined  $10.  Provincial   police are now in  charge of the enforcement of law  at Kelowna. Three men will be  employed. .  ^Kelowna has 20 acres in head  lettuce this season. It will move  in three seasons���������June, August  and early fall.  At Kaslo Mi*s_ John Keen, the  town's woman alderman, has  been named to head the council's  finance committee.  Armstrong will ship only the'  No. 1 grade of lettuce, at a price  of $2,25 per crate.   A year ago  this grade brought'$3.25,  The initial crop report indicates  that the Okanogan wiii havo  more cherries and peaches than  last year, but less apricots.  Now final payment has been  made the Herald asserts that not  returns to Pentieton growers for  last year's Mcintosh apples were  39 cents a box. Jonathans  netted 44 cents, Spitzonbergs  64 J<3 and Delicious SI H_ cents.  If   Your    B������Sai*chSmimdl8SG  Travels on ous* Wehicles  ���������it will arrive at its destination in perfect  condition. We have built our reputation upon  speedy, careful deliveries and moderate cuarg-  08,    Investigate us���������ask about us.  EQTIflM  P.O. BOX 70 ALBERT DAVIES  PHONE 18  mt^mmA^m..AmA.A.A.^A.A..AmAmA.A.aA.A.AaA.A.mAaA..AmA..m*A..Aa������maAamaA.Aiam.AaAaAmA.maAaAaAl,  The Consolidated Mining &  Smelting Company of Canada, Ltd.:  TRAIL? Britinh Cnlambia  manufacturers of Ammonium Phosphate  ELEPHANT Sulphate of Ammonia f  Triple Superphosphate  BRAND  CC* .-������������������������*���������*. w.** ***** "      ������m m^nmAmP-m Bm ~m* 4* mm#������  Sold by GRESTON VALLEY CO OPERATIVE  CRESTLANfc FRUIT COMPANY, LONG, ALLAN & LONG  PRODUCERS & REFINERS  of  TADANAC  l Br nnd  EVecirolytie  LEAD-ZINC  CADMIUM- BISMUTH  . .- 8  THE  CRESTON BEVIE1?  7  "I  r&  Berry Crop Now  Qn the Move  Rather Cool Weather Slows up  Monement -Wynndel Biggest  200 Grates. Yest__  ���������Pickers' Pay Reduced.  D������w  r1<__--  The 1982 strawberry shipping season  is getting under way, and if the expected  hot weather makes its appearance before  the week is out a' considerable volume  will be "moving by the mid.le of next  week, with Wynndel counting on loading out its first straight carload not later  than the 27th. Since Tuesday the  weather has been cool and rather cloudy  and the berries are slow in maturing.  Wynndel had its first crate moving on  June 7th, and two days later the Reed &  Mather ranch at Alice Siding had a day's  export of 11 crates. Early this week  small quantities were also moving out of  Erickson.  At Wynndel shipping had increased to  200 crates yesterday, all of which was  being handled at points as far east as  Medicine Hat. Due to the poor buying  power en the prairie strawberries are not  expected to be as profitable as 1931. At  Wynndel the crop looks promising and  with the right kind of weather the output there might exceed 1932 by 20 per  first to start strawberry shipping this  season, with a first shipment on Thursday last of 11 crates. With- cooler  weather prevailing shipping is quite light  so far.  Alfalfa cutting is general in this district, harvesting operations getting under  way at the first of the week.  Rudolf Carr is again in charge of  strawberry shipping for Long, Allan &  Long, Limited, at Beed & Mather siding,  commencing Thursday last.  Mrs. Ostendorf and two children,  accompanied by her brother, arrived at  the end of the week from Rosthem,  Sask., to join Mr. Ostendorf, and to  reside here permantly.  ccording    to  __A. .,:..--_  uiuuma  Wynndel   Co-Operative Fruit Growers  Association.  Long, Allan & Long, Limited, report a  berry tonnage in excess of last year. As  in 1931 the firm is shipping from  Wynndel, Reed & Mather's, Creston and  Erickson. In addition to berries they  report gooseberries also on the move.  Some reduction' has this year been  made on the pay of pickers and packers.  At Wynndel the agreement entered into  is for payment of 30 cents per crate for  picking and 12^ cents per crate for  packing Up to the present there is no  shortage of help, . all districts in the  valley as well as a larger than usual in  flux of prairie people solving the labor  problem much more satiafactorily than  in previous years.  ASSgg Siding  Thinning of the appie crop has commenced and the work will be heavy. So  far the June drop has been very light.  P. Argyle is now doing his travelling  by aijto. He secured a rebuilt Ford at  the end of the week. ^  Mrs. Paul Hagen and Mrs. Victor Johnson of Wynndel were here at the weekend guests of Mr. and W. A. Pease.  \/t.  _/.   TJla  C__.r_.-ftr  n. *aa  *_IWV.ll������*  ���������������������_.*__ aajt  at  of Trail, were visitors the past week  the home of Mrs. John Marshall.  The Reed & Mather   racch   was   the  $  MM ammMmm. tmrnmrnm.        4NP        VW4i_ WM  W  *W  FOR A xvEikJLi  ������S������OIIj^E>_6__e  JL JLJE\iJLni  mP Smr  Ponder over that for  a minute���������then  como and see the tire  andoomploto the  !       ourpriso.  Not a "second"���������not  a "'special."  Fully-Guaranteed I  Mrs. F. Parento and daughter. Miss  Mary, were visitors at Creston last  Monday.  Arthur Lombardo, who has been a  visitor in Cranbrook for the past two  weeks,* is expected to arrive home the  former part of the week.  J. MacDiarmid was a weekend visitor  at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jas.  Wilson, returning to Nelson on Sunday  evening.  Mrs. Blumaneaur was a motor visitor  at Creston on Thursday last. She was  accompanied by Charlie Lombardo, who  went to receive medical aid.  Father Choinel conducted mass at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. S. Pascuzzo Sunday morning.  A representative from Saskatchewan  of the B & B Union, was a business  visitor at Kootenay Landing on Friday  last.  Frank Parento of Tye spent Saturday-  visiting at his home here.  Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Wilson and family,  and J. M.cDiarmid of Nelson, spent  Sunday at Canyon, the guests of Mr.  and Mrs. J. VanAckeran.  The water guage at slough bridge  stands at 16.56. This is a rise of 1.01  for the week.  Mrs. J. Lundy entertained a number  of friends for her house guest, Mrs_  Byington of Revelstokk, at a tea and  bridge on Tuesday afternoon last.  Everyone present having a most &n=  joyable time.  The hottest touch of the summer was  encountered on Sunday when the mercury  got up to 84 in the shade. It was 82 on  Monday, but since then has cooled off  again. Monday, night produced a rain  that was not wanted by the alfalfa cutters  who had commenced work that day.  In connection with the K.P. athletic  tournament on Dominion Day annouce-  me.t is made that children under 16  will be admitted free. Creston Commanders orehestia will play for the  dance io the evening, to which the  admission is 75 and 25 cents, supper  included.  The local teams got an even break in  the league baseball games on Snnday.  The Intermediates, playing at Creston,  were trimmed by Eastport 12-7, but the  Frqthblowers, playing at Canyon,  trimmed their opponents 17-7. In the  other fixture at Kitchener, Porthill won  by a 4-0 margin.  The warmer weather at the weekend  put the Kootenay River at t__e highest  flood stage of the year, and early Wednesday morning it went over the dyke at  the north end of the Reclamation farm,  all of which is now under water, and a  considerable acreage of growing wheat  will be a total loss.  R B. McLeod of Kimberley, and  formerly on the Speers' store sales staff,  accompanied by Mrs. McLeod were  visitors here on Wednesday. Mr. McLeod is now manager of the company  store at Kimberley and was on a visit  booking the season's supply of strawberries at Wynndel.  The June meeting of the fall fair  directors was held on Thursday evening  last. Various matters were dealt with,  among which was the decision to send a  truck to Camp Lister and Wynndel to  bring in exhibits provided entries  warranted this service. Canned goods  will be shown in pint sealers and jellies  in half-pint felly., glasses, which can be  \ procured at local stores.  Creston dance band filled an out-of-  town engagement at Crawford Bay on  Saturday night when they played at a  dance winding up the season for the Ping  Pong ctub at that point. Creston and  Boswell sent along; delegations that gave  the affair a large attendance. Members  of the orchestra are Miss Edith Crawford, piano; . Bob Marshall, drums;  Tom Lacey, banjo, and G. H. Kelly,  axaphone.  Kootenay River at Bonners Ferry  will be under construction  immediately after 1932 high  water.  Kaslo council is so hard up  that it will not be able to afford  calcium chloride to abate the  dust nuisance this year.  At Pentieton all city employees  are having their salary cut 10 per  cent., and the school teachers are  facing a 5 per cent, reduction.  Cranbrook is reducing its  school teaching staff as well as  cutting salaries from 10 to 5 per  cent, according to stipend received.  Waterworks Supt. Murfitt at  Pentieton tells the cauncii that if  ail users were on meters just  about half the present amount of  water would be used.  " Later rejxwts from the  Okanagan indicate that the 1932  cherry crop will not be as heavy  as the bloom indicated. The  same thing applies to Mcintosh  Red apples. Delicious will be  heavy.  Ainsworth will vote on the beer  parlor question on June 22nd.  RIVALS hy DAY  SWEETHEARTS at  NIGHTS  Reporters in a mad race for  success . . . where anything  goes as long as you win _  "Cnh'Qiotor"  The newspaper girl who got  his goat and won his heart.  JAMES DUNN  LINDA WATKINS  Thrills and heart throbs  of a reporter.  &* see  Local and Personal  KATOL STICKS, 12 bundles in box, 55c.  Oil Citronella,  Skeeter Skoot  Black Fly Dope,   Fly Kil  Pyrethrum Powder  Buhac  GYPSEY CREAM takes away the sting  of Mosquitoes  fe_*.  CRESTON MOTORS  L, C. McFARLAND  Canyon St. at Barton Ave.  At the June meeting of the Women's  Institute on Friday. the ladies passed a  very practical resolution asking the council to install a sewer system in the village  at the earliest possible date, which has  been sent the council for official consideration.  Norman Moore, for many years in  charge of the forestry office, and now  foreman for th B.C. Spruce Company,  Lumberton, was renewing acquaintances  in Creston at the middle of the week,  accompanied by Mrs. Moore and  daughter, Jean.  Everyone will be interested in seeing ;  the school pupils' display of posters and  plastacine work at the Women's Institute  Flower Show at the United Church hall  on Saturday afternoon, 18th. The admission is free. There will be afternoon  tea and sale of cooking.  Strawberry shipping commenced on  Thursday of last week, with the Reed &  Mather being the first to move this fruit  this year, with an export of II cases that  day. They had 60 crates on Sunday but  with the cooler weather prevailing the  outgo is not heavy ub yet.  About SO members of Wild Rose  Lodge Knights of Pythias were at  Bonners Ferry for an outdoor encampment at a point about a mile west of  that town, Saturday. Many knights  from Sandpoint, Spokane and other  points were also in attendance.  With tho heavy flooding of tho flats in  front of Creston tho mosquitoes are  more nu morgue and, consequently, more  hungry than ��������� usual. They appear to  have less body to them as thoy aro getting through the finest of the fine netting  used in window screens and porches.  Manager H. H. Harrison of Crcatlrtnd  Fruit Con-puny, Limited, who waB here  laut week from Vernon, calling on the  firm's growora in tho Creston Valley, will  this year suporviso tho firm's operations ot three points in tho Okanagan���������  OHvor, IW������ti-.'l;o������_ hih! ������>umm<. riant..  In his fortnightly crop report. Issued  at Juno filth, C. B. Twigg states orchards  oro looking well. Tho growth of the  young apple is backward and It will bo  toward tho end of tho month before the  Juno drop in over. All variation, oxcopfc  Northern Spy and Spltzenhorg apploa,  mud Fleminh Beauty pears glvo promtao  of a heavy crop.  Wynndel Women's Institute  One of the finest meetings of the year  of Wynndel Women's Institute was held  in the annex of the community hall on  Thursday afternoon last. The president,  Mrs. F. C. Robinson, was in charge of  proceedings and 25 members were pres-  A vote of thanks was tendered Mrs.  Paul Hagen for the use of her orchard  for the apple blossom tea. The fall fair  committee report indicated that the committee had been. quite active since the  last meeting Splendid donations of  money and other prize, have been received from various points in the district  and outside points have been equally  generous It was decided to add poultry  to the line of exhibits this year.  It was decided to have ice cream and  strawberries and cream for refreshments  at the dance'on June25tW. A committee  was named to take charge.  After the meeting adjourned Mrs.  Robin, on read a paper on the glacerizing  of nuts. Mrs. A. Joy prepared the paper  and also donated a box of nuts to the  institute. A guessing contest on the  number of nuts in the box was won by  Mrs. C. O. Ogilvie.  Mrs. E. Stevens entertained most enjoy ably with a number of pianoforte selections, and a dairlty lunch was served by  he hostesses.  ^   ySlcaiyrillillly S mUW dlyilk   *g  IS* >iv_ai-_3V T__ "B._*\T A. T .X .   ___TO*-i_S_. tot *^l  THE REXALL STORE  OEO. HC. KELLY  IWMUIXI  The government office, at  Wilmer, in the Windermere  country, will be closed.  Armstrong expects to market  most  of  its 1932 crop of head  lettuce in eastern Canada.  Kaslo has no civic improvements to undertake and is forced  to give its unemployed direct  relief.  The Gazette hears that a two  man force of Mounted police will  be  established   at   Grand Forks  next month.  A now GB-foot flag pole has just  been erected in front of Cranbrook city hall. It was cut from  a stick 95 feet long.  The Herald haa information  that leads it to anf.ur*1> it������ reader.,  that the  new bridge across the  ���������������������������'���������if  ���������  11 tig  **>  We understand how you  want your goods handled and  we serve you as you should be  served when you call on us  for Transfer and Moving  work.  We respond- to your call  promptly, handle your goods  carefully and charge pou reasonably.  Call us and be sure of satisfaction.  His        Ob  cCREATH  GOAL  WOOD  FLOUR  FEED  b<  i _T_*-_ir_ _ir *-_ ���������,  tn  Your Pocket  used as a batik has  advantages*  Money carried in it io easy to  ������per.d on lilies or may be las*  ov stolen_  mXm  Weekly deposit������ in our Savings BanSc  will accumulate vapidly.  Small o* Isareie accounts are welcome.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Cftpltt-l Pfkid Up #20,000,000  Reserve Fund $20,000,000  Creston Brunch  R.J, Forbes, Manager  J Ml <,Y  _-H  THE'' BBVTEW.  b_ cr  For  Bettor  THOUSANDS oF������������pcil������ne*d  houMwl������������������, from RaUf*x Co  V_oeou_������r, in* St Chad** Milk  ���������xeluslvaly, Th* lmprav������d Rawer  ol (h������Ir cooking mad Ui������ ������conomy  makee SU Charlaa Milk doubly  appreciated,  Ba tare yea e:k 5c-Si Cb-srlsa  Mltk. No other evaporated ntlk  will aiv* such a woad������rfti_ rich.  ������___������-?  flairc..  " ���������": j-am***** 4V4V\m>f t-\_* -���������.-.'���������.       .--,'��������� ;. ������������������������������������-. ������.   '���������  - '    ".' ���������  Contract Bridge  By Hamlin B. Hatch, Olympic Champion,  Oavez-dteh Club, Toronto  In my last article the salient features of the Approach-Forcing System were given. Today I will review  the Official System. This system wes  devised "by the united efforts of several bridge experts to remedy what  they considered were- defects in the  Approach-Forcing System. Added to  this was the idea that the conventional part of the game could be made  easier for the average player.  The Ofncial System differs from ths  Approach-Forcing System only  slightly. The chief differences ara  noted below.  1st.    The Opening Bid of One.  In the Official System the opening  bid of one is made on a hand containing from two to three and one-half  quick tricks, and guarantees that in  the declared suit the bidding hand  will take from four to five tricks. This  is practically the same as the minimum opening bid of one in the Approach-Forcing System.  2nd.    The Opening Bid of Two.  The opening bid of two is made on  British Columbia will submit briefs j a hand containing from three and  on import and export opportunities at j one-half to six honor tricks and guar-  WORLD HAPPENINGS  BRIEFLY TOLD  LOST 20 LBS. FAT  Wiihoist Altering Diet  To reduce weight without any  attention to diet is rather more than  anyone should expect. That the  Kruseheti r mfctljod should liave succeeded in thfe case, is a great tribute  to  its effectiveness.  "WhertYI started takinff Kruschen  for reducing weight, I weighed 170 lbs.  That was seven months, ago. ������  decided I v. aa too heavy, and now,  thanks to tlie. half teaspoonful oi  Kruschen every morning, I tip tho  scale at 150 lbs. I have been that  weight for nearly four months. I*tnay  Bay I feel much better. 1 did not die C  myself in any way whatever."���������E.-C  avrusehen Sales do tsot reduce yoss  overnight���������like so many products  claim to do. Bui taken regularly over  a period of time���������with a modified diet  and gentle exercise, half a teaspoonful  in a gloss of hot water every morning  before breakfast -will take away unhealthy flesh and restore your figure to  its norma. ..eight. Yet at the same  time���������build up health with a gTeat  increase ia vigor nnd energy for you I  the Ottawa Imperial Conference.  Japan's Bureau of Public "Works is  spending nearly $9,000,000    in    road  atitees that in the declared suit the  hand will take at least six tricks. The  bid is called the intermediate two hid  this  declaration  constitutes  the  construction and improvement during j an<j  tbe 1931-32 fiscal year. I chief difference between the Approach-  Sir Hubert Wilkins arrived at Oslo, \ Forcing   and   Official   Systems.   This  Norway, recently and talked over an- : two bid does not demand, a response  other polar trip with Harold U. Sver-  drup,  Norwegian  polar expert.  The Exchange Telegraph reports  that a United States gunboat had  fired on Chinese soldiers who were attacking two British steamers.  The   Cochran   bill  state kidnapping a federal crime punishable by death was approved by the  United States  House of Representatives judiciary committee.  The college of Puget Sound, state  if partner's hand contains one honor  trick or strong distributional values.  It is true that on certain types of  hands this bid gives good, results but  opponents of this bid maintain that it  gives too much information to the op-  to make inter J PositlS ^^ ���������<* therefore tends to  ' nullify the chance of making penalty  doubles. It is generally believed by  experts that its disadvantages outweigh its advantages. On the other  hand it gives precision of information  to one's partner and amongst aver-  college  of Washington, conferred  an, &ge players this precisio][1 of informa-  honorary degree of Doctor of i^aws on < -    - valuable asset.   But if  -���������>__      r-       vr.      rn.t         __*   TO___4-__..W     r-1_0       f *^  it is  conceded  that  the present day  Premier S. F. Tolmie, of British Columbia.  ITrss-iee officially recognized the feat  of Amelia Earhart Putnam at a reception, where she was presented with  a gold medal commemorating her  flight from Harbor Grace to Ireland.  Five flying boats from Detroit,  Michigan, are now somewhere in  northern British Columbia gold fields  where their crews will take part in  a prospecting survey.  Mrs. C. R. Crowe, Guelph, Ont.,  was re-elected president of the Dominion Board, Women's Missionary  Society of the Ussited Church, at sessions of the society in Toronto. Heads  of departments were appointed to supervise work of the society in home  and mission fields.  Empire Shopping Week  Proposal Is Mado To set Aside Week  For This Purpose This Fall  An "Empire Shopping Week" for  Canada will be arranged during the  autumn, probably while the economic  conference is underway in Ottawa, if  the hopes of the Canadian Manufacturers' Association are realized. This  was intimated in the report of the  commercial intelligence committee  presented at the 61st annual general  meeting of the association at Ottawa.  Empire shopping weeks were held in  1928 and 1929 and its revival ha^ been  urged upon the mEnister of trade and  commerce.  Cars Replace Camels " "  The conquering of the desert by,  automobile has had a disastrous effect  on the camel market. In the annual  camel sale at Marrekech, good animals were sold at from 550 to 1,000  francs. Automobiles now carry tho  freight loads that were once trekked  across the desert hy camels.  PERSONAL  SCOTTISH LADY AT PRESENT IN  Canada, would like to take In  charge ono or moro young ladles. Has  experience In travel abroad, and with  Canadian girls. Could net an companion In Truly, in any part of Gjimnrla.  or iuh travel companion.,,Haa excellent  testimonial.* both In Canada and In  Britain. Would willingly givo more Information to interested party,���������Apply Box 50, Wlnnipntf Newspaper  Union, 170 McDennot Ave,, East,  Winnipeg, Man,  W.    Jtf.    U.    11)40  game of contract is a battle of wits,  with the main battle bein������" fought before the cards go on the table, then  it is logical to think that the use of  any bidding method which gives too  much information to the opposing  side is bad strategy, if hot bad contract. Personally I am of the opinion  that applied to certain types of hands,  the bid is valuable but I do not think  this certain type of hand comes often  enough to warrant the inclusion of  this bid in any system. For oa the  average it may be said that in- the  Official System. over eighty per cent.  of the opening bids are bids of one.  The opening bid of three in the  Official System is similar in its application to tiie opening kid of two in  the Approach-Forcing System. It is a  demand bid and guarantees game for  the particular deal in which it is  made.  Except then for the variations in  the opening bid convention, the Official and the Approach-Forcing Systems are practicallv aligned. The  Jump-Shift bids are forcing in both  systems and methods of , overcalling  used are alike. The weak no trump  response by partner to nn opening  bid of one is identical in both systems. Trie no trump original bid ������Is  used more frequently in "the Official  System than in the Approach-Forcing  simply because the bids made on four  card suits in the Official System must  have a stronger honor trick four card  suit than is required by the Approach  Forcing.  However, both systems are easy to  play and it is not a hard matter for  any player to familiarize himself  thorotighly with the salient differences between them, so that ho can play  whichever system his partner desires  him to play.  In the next article the One Over  One nnd the Vandorbilt Club will be  dlRCUSROd.  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  JUNE 19  JACOB THE AGED FATHER  Golden Text:    "Honor    thy    father  and thy mother.'"-���������Exodus 20.12.  Lesson: Genesis 46.1-7, 28-SO; 47.7.  Devotional Reading: Luke 2.11-52.  Explanations and Comments  - Jacob and His Family Journey To  Goshen,   46.1-27.���������The  moving  scene  in our last week's lesson closed with  all barriers* down. Joseph and his  brothers were united in peace and  love, and Joseph planned with them  for their speedy settlement in Egypt.  Laden with presents���������raiment and  silver and all the good things of  Egypt���������the eleven brothers returned  to Jacob. "Joseph is yet alive, and Is  ruler over all the land of Egypt!" was  the .astounding news they brought to  their father, who had so long mourned for Joseph as dead. No wonder he  could not believe them at first; When  he saw the wagons which Joseph had  sent to transport his hojosehold. he  cried: "It is enough; Joseph my "son  is yet alive: I will go and see him  before I die." "  At last ail were ready for the journey to Egypt���������Jacob and hi3 sons and  their households, their cattle ��������� and  their goods. At Beersheba, on the border of the sand waste which lay between them and Egypt, the caravan  halted and offered sacrifice. Everything reminded Jacob of his early life  there. In a vision that night Jacob  received God's assurance that the  journey to Egypt was for the best,  and the promise that his descendants  should become a great nation was repeated. The prospect of any greatness  still seemed remote at this time.  These wandering clans needed just  such a place as Goshen In which to  increase in numbers undisturbed by  hostile neighbors; a place, too, where  they could learn from the Egyptians  something of the arts of life. Therefore it was God's plan for them to  find in Egypt an asylum where they  could live a settled life. The bringing  of Jacob and his sons into Egypt  brought about that consummation.  Tlie Meeting Of Jacob and Joseph,  Genesis 46.28-34.���������On the confines of  Egypt they were met by Joseph. Like  a kiqg Joseph had sent for his father,  and like a king he came to meet him  in his imperial chariot drawn by  Egyptian horses, but like a son he fell  ob Ms father's neck aad wept.  "It may be a grand thing to sit on  a high stool and wait till the old man  comes upstairs, isut it is an infinitely grander thing, a 'lordlier chivalry,*  to come off the stool and go away to  meet him a mile or two on the road.  Your home will be a better hom^���������1  do not care how poor the cot���������if you  have a little sentiment in you, a little  tenderness And nice feeling. These are  things that sweeten life."���������Joseph  Parker. ���������>  BABrSOWN  .      moAP  IfsftesiforYou o^Babijioo  WKrmmm  _l_____Ld____D__>U^  :.:r;!'-.I20'-: LEAVE S;-:T-:  ]������������������ FI-JESTVOU CAN  BUY.  ftVOIDIMITATIONS  ma .i&-p$ys&s(bq  Queen Victoria's Letters  Published In London  Britain and Europe  Entangling   Alliances   Have  Caused  Nothing But Trouble In the  Past    . ..  Great Britain's troubles lie in and  proceed   Tfrom    Europe    which    has  drained her through the centuries of  how many millions of lives and what  Name    Of   Former    German    Kaiser  Occupies Prominent Plaice  The final volume of Queen Victoria'a  letters, covering the last five years  of her life, has been published ha  London, England, disclosing that she  once wrote "It wouldn't do" to give  former Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany  "a good snub." ;   --'  The. letters revealed that the last  years of the octogenarian sovereign  were marked among ether things, by  less caustic criticism of national and  international events.  The name of the former kaiser  occupies a prominent place in the  letters, in which the late queen is  revealed as an advocate of forbearance when his doings aroused hostility.  This was particularly noticeable at  the time of the Boer War when th������  kaiser sent a telegram to President  Krueger of the Transvaal in South  Afriea, which excited" indignation on  the part of the British nation. Queen  Victoria shared in the indignation,  but kept her restraint.  "It wouldn't do," she wrote, "to  give him a good. snub. Sharp, cutting  answers and remarks only irritate  and de harm, assd in sovereigns and  princes should most carefully be  guarded against.  "William's faults come- from im-  petuoushess, as well as conceit, and  calmness and firmness are the most  powerful weapons in such cases."  The latest letters furnish evidence  of a weariness and longing for rest,  but si. sense' df'' duty prevailed over  that weariness, and up to within a  few '^.days' . of her death she' signed'  documents and attended, to business.  New Type Of Cement  uncountable    wealth.      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Hundreds of types of  flowers, plants nnd shrubs grow wild  on every hill and valley. Nature ro-  spondf. generously where flowers are  r.fUlvr.dr/1 nrirl one of the lantlntr im-  proH.ilonr. left with tho visitor Ih tho  variety and beauty <>E tho flowers  which decorate the liomcvs ancl beautify the grounds of Dawson, tho capital.  How To Order Patterns  Address: Winnipeg Newspaper Union,  175 MoDcrmot Ave., Winnipeg  Pattern No,,.,.,....   Size,  Name  people mean' to be free of this incubus. They mean to regain their liberty of action and to conduct themselves with friendship towards all nations, and to engage in entangling  alliances and agreements with none.  And they mean to take their own  measure of their liabilities and to  provide against them as they think  fit. The first step to thc recovery  of our political freedom must be to  make an end of this farce of conference after conference at Geneva  and Lausanne���������fu tilts , political ��������� tea  parties that end ih nothing but strife,  distract our statesmen from the _3m-  plre, and are proving the dearest Investment we ever made.���������London  Express. -  Alkali In  Westerh   Soils  _Destn_oy It  Will   Not  Town  AHtronomor'M    fine , motion,    tcle-  weopeH filinw that about ������lx tttr.ru in  | every hundred are double  IVf <!nHim_ "Creep"' Of Metal  Tho "creep" of metal, tho change  in size and s_h.ap<- which tako.* place.  in this supposedly rigid material, Is  bo.lng mooHured by "University of  Michigan cng.noere, u������lnft lnntru-  inntrumcntH whone rcikdlngn are accurate to a millionth of un inch.  To Make Navigation Safe  Danger Spots On Bay Honte To Be  Marked  In preparation for thc 1082 season  of navigation through Hudson Straits  to tho port of Churchill, the Canadian  Government steamer "N. 13, McLean!'  will spend the summer in those  waters.  "New lights will bo inula!ted "by the  "N. B. McLean" crow at Button Island, Resolution Island, Whales. Island (east end), Nottingham laland,  and Coats Island. A light will also bo  installed at Hubbard's Point by tho  staff at unurcMU.  A short address by Dr. T. Thorvald-  aoMj chemical professor, University of  Saskatchewan, marked the cloBing-  session of the fifteenth annual convention of the Canadian Chemical Association which w'as held in Hamilton,  Ontario. A distinct Canadian achievement, the Invention of a new type of  cement which would resist the destruction wrought by the alkali present in  western soiIs,���������..was.���������. discussed s by. 3pr.  Thorvaidson.' /;':,The new. thyeiition S������  expected to fcave 'inlllionB''J;p������ .doila*_i  a'^ar,,;tho:,' western, professor said, to  buiiderjsi, 'roadm.&lccrs 'an^' waterworks  '"system's. ":,:"���������' ,'"'.'  '"     .' ',;���������''���������;:"  First Lady: "Been In tho 'oaplta.,  eh? waa yer aurglcal or medioal?"  Second Lady: "Watcher mean?"  Firot Lady: "Well, vjtxa yer 111  when yer went in nnd thoy made yer  well, or wan yor well when yer went  In and th������y made yer ill.?1"  Whore It Belonged.  The visiting director of education  was complaining that the school was  not' properly cleaned. Rubbing h1a finger on n, big globe, representing th������  world,, he said: "Look at thla. It's covered with dust.1'  "But,    after    all,"    protested    tli������  school-keeper,     "that     part   you'v*  torched Is the Sahara Desert.?  ���������j _lJ-.j. iT?-.y~-~~^~-~..~~-~~~~- '���������'^J  U L 1 \m  "Really/I t).Jnlt BABY'S OWN TABLETS are wonderful," writes Mrs,  Allan P. MacDonald, Nor I h field, Out.  "My b������by has no more,colic prate,"  Don't let your  fcaby suffer���������kLvo  BABY'S OWN  TABLETS. For  cpk.l������, fever, unset  stomach, constipation. Al>nol..tc_y  harmless. 25c   232  Or, William-'  m a nvc #t\___fi_i v a m ktc  (S_SWUI_MMMMMH-^^ :--v.  j/  TSS   KE^EW.   CRESTON.   B.   tt  S:  m^..:  m nine ^r hiid  hUUII    IU9I1  DO!  BII_TUnftV^1������  Dininufttai  HUGH TREVOR  Famous Screen Star  ."The woman who  wants to win and  hold adoration  sh'oul d keep  youth." Hugh  Trevor says.  "Stage and  screen atari)  hold the adm  HUGH TREVOR  miration thoy havo won yoar aftet^  ymar.    Birthdays don't matter at  all.   And nowadays other women ar������  toaming their complexion.secretI"  "T o keep youthful ~  charm, euard complexion  beauty. A skin aglow  -with the fascinattngr  freshness of youth, is air  ways alluring;," the lovely actresses tell you.  "Use    Lux    Toilet    Soap  regularly /as   we   do."  IRENE DUNK  In Hollywood���������on R.K..O. star  Broadway���������in   Europe,    they     remain  young,   charming  and  magnetic,   with  Luk Toilet Soap. 686 of the G94 actresses in Hollywood alone are devoted to it.  That Is why I_u__ Toilet Soap is tha  official soap in the  dressing rooms of  .all the great film  studios! Your skin  will respond to it,  toot The caress of  dollar-a-cako  fiSTEIXETAVLOR f.rCnch80*P fo*  Aiiurina Star _   just 10c. a cake!  <r2es, It must fee the last time," she  agreed. '���������'���������But���������but, Nick, your plan  won't do, you know."  Nick stiffened.  "Think not?" he said curtly. "Can  you suggest a better ?'V Then, ais Jean  remained miserably silent: "Nor can  ii. And one thing I swear-���������I won't  4eavei the"woman\I love:in tlie hands  of a man who is practically a maniac,  to be tortured day after day, mentally  and physically, Just whenever he feels  like it."  It struck Jean as curious that Nick  had been able, more or less, to keep  himself in hand whilst Sir Adrian inflicted upon Claire whatever of mental and spiritual torture seamed good  in his distorted vision. It was the fact  that he had hurt her physically, laid  his hand .upon her in actual violence,  which had scattered Nick's self-control to the four winds of heaven. To  Jean herself, it seemed conceivable  that the  mental anguish of Claire's  -_-t-t--^jj ufe has   probably   far   out-  ItAai A.   m%2\.  }  Water  Hands t \  inward  THE HOUSE OF  DREAMS-COME-TRUE  ��������� BY ���������  MAi.QAi-ET FE_Di_-__f-  Author Of  The Splendid Folly." "Tha Hena!*  Of Far End."  Hodder & StoUffhton. I_td:, 2_ons_!���������.___  stripped any mere bodily pain. Half  tentatively she gave expression to her  thoughts.  ^-.v*v_     ^M\*\a . ma.u     ^___xs_���������w____w.*- ._._     j \J2������  were a man, you'd understand! I see  ren when I think of that damned brute  striking the woman I love. It���������it was  sacrilege!"  "And won't it be���������another kind of  sacrilege���������if you take her away with  you, Nick?" aslced Jean very quietly.  He flushed dully.  "He'll divorce her, and then we  shall marry," he answered.  "Even so"���������steadily���������"it would be  doing evil that good may come."  "Then we'll do it���������savagely. "It's  easy enough for you to sit there  moralizing, perfectly placid ahd comfortable. Claire and I have borne all  we can. It has been had enough to  care as, we care for each other, and  ta live apart. But when it means that  Claire is to suffer unspeakable misery  and humiliation while I stand by and  look on���������why, it's beyond human endurance. You're not tempted. You've  no conception what you're talking  about."  ������_ ������#<*__    _-������*C  -...   -till  ��������� V    ai.ti_  stormed out  the  CHAPTER XXIII.���������Continued  "No," he said slowly. "No. The boil-  ingf over part is done with���������finished.  . . . . I'm going to take her away  from him."  He spo"ke with a curious precision.  It frightened Jean far more than any  impetuous outburst of anger could  have done. She made no answer for  a moment, but her mind worked rapidly. She did not doubt the absolute  sincerity of his intention. This was  no mere reckless boast of an angry  lover, but the sane, considered aim  and object of a man who has come,  by way of some long agony of thwarting, to a set determination;  "Do you mean that, Nick?" she  asked at last, to gain time.  "Do I mean it?" he laughed.  Then  his hands gripped the  arms  of tho  chair and lie leaned forward. I saw  her���������last evening after dinner. . ,  Her shoulder was black."  A sharp cry broke from Jean's lips.  ������"Not���������not���������he hadn't "  Nick nodded.  "Ho had struck her. There was one  ot the usual scenes when they got  back from the Moor���������and he struck  her, . . . It's the flrst time he has  ever actually laid hands her. It's going to bo the last"���������grimly.  Jean was silent. Her wholo soul  Was In revolt against the half-mad,  drug-ridden creature who was making of Claire's, life a dally martyrdom; the instinct to protect her, to  succour her In some way, asserting  Itself with  almost passionate  force.  And yet Sho know    that    Nick'a  way was not tlio right, way.  Nick stormed out the bitterness of  soul, recognizing the truth of every  word he uttered ��������� even the gibes  which, in the heedlessness of his own  pain, he flung at herself.  -Y Presently she got up-and moved  rather slowly across to his side.    -  "Nick," she said, and her eyes,  looking into his, were very bright and  clear and steady. Somehow for Nick  they held the semblance of two  flames, torches of������ pure light, burning  unflickeringly in the darkness. "Nick,  pay, you" know. Tlie woman always does. Supposing���������supposing  Sir Adrian doesn't divorce her���������and  refuses to? It would be just like him  to punish her that way. What about  Claire���������then ?" ?  "He would divorce her," protested.  Nick- harshly.*  Jean shook her head.  "I don't think so. Honestly, I believe he would get undiluted satisfaction out of the fact that, as long  as he lived, he could stand between  Claire and everything that a normal  woman wants���������home, and a sheltered  life, and the knowledge that no. one  can 'say things' about her. Oh, Nick,  Nick! Between you���������you and Sir  Adrian���������you'd make an outcast of  Claire, make her life a worse hell  with you thanit is without you/' She  paused, then went on more quietly:  "Have you said anything to her about  this���������told her what you want her* to  .do?" ���������"., '. -/".'..'... .-���������''."������������������'. ,-'���������_,.  "No, not yet���������not deanitely."  Jean breathed a quick sigh of re-.  lief.  "Then, don't! Promise me you won't,  Nick?"  "She might refuse, after all," he  suggested, evading a direct answer.  "Refuse . You know her better than  that. If you wanted Claire to make  a  benefit tomorrow, you know she'd do Revelations xxi. 4  it! And���������and"���������laughing a little  hysterically���������"pretend, too, that she  enjoyed the process of being grilled!  No, Nick, it's up to you to���������to just  go on helping to make her life bearable, aa you have done for the last  two years."  "It's asking too much of me, Jean."  Nick spoke a little thickly. He was  -up against one of man's most primitive instincts���������the instinct to protect  and comfort and cherish the woman  he loved.  "I know. It's asking everything of  you."  Jean waited. She felt that she had  gained a certain amount of ground���������  that Nick's resolution had weakened a  little in response to her pleading, but  she   icafcu  i������_>   dfive  ______   tOO  far.   Sh.e  fancied she could' hear steps crossing  the hall below. If someone should  come upstairs and disturb them now,  while things  were  still trembling in  the balance   ���������"SeQi   Nick,"   she- -tHegan   to  speak  again hurriedly.    "You    believe    I'm  sf^ _n__i������._9_i     1_h fl__������n__1!_ mhtim  alone  will 'not   remove  front  grime trqm your  s . you need soap,-too, * It's-the;same 'with  cleaning .-:'.. it takes\ mqre'^th'ah a mere  laxative to remove poisonous matter. That's v. hy  ENO'S "Fruit Salt" is so good for you. It helps  to -make, and keep you kaltlty by tHbrougHy  cleansing the intestinal tract. Take it daily, morning  cr night.    But be sure it's ENO'S! caW_t  "And there shall be no more death,  neither sorrow   nor    crying,    neither  shall there be any more pain, for the  burnt-offering of herself for your ��������� former  things are passed away." '���������-  Left Large Estate  i  4* **-������-���������*.  "    T*w  Can the bonds that make us here  Know ourselves immortal.  Drop away, the foliage sear*  At life's inner portal?  What is holiest below  Must forever live and grow.  He who on our earthly path  Bids us help each other,  "Who His Well-Beloved hath  Made our Elder Brother,  Will clasp the chain of love  Closer, when we meet above.  ���������Lucy L'arcom.  God did not create spirits, and endow them with a knowledge of Himself, to allow them to forget Him  after a brief space. He did tnot unite  souls by the spiritual bonds of love  to separate them again forever. ���������  Zschokke.  In heaven hands clasp forever.  ���������  Greek Proverb.  Earl   Of Egmont   Estate   Valued   At.  Two Hundred Thousand Founds  The London Daily Telegraph saya  the Earl of Egmont, former Priddis,  Alta.,, nancher who was fatally injured in an automobile crash near  Southampton, left an estate of ������282,-  522.  The newspaper estimated the net  value of the estate, after deduction of  succession, and other state levies, at  ������211,400.  The earl, who lived with his son  In the kitchen of Avon Castle, left no  will, and letters of administration, un.  til further representation shall be  granted, are in the name of the Royal  Bank of Scotland at Edinburgh.  The   earl's   direct  heir is   his   son.  Viscount Perceval,  a young man of  1? who could rope and brand a calf  with the   best   of   the   hands   on   hia-  father's ranch at Priddis.  J^ggjt  Vocabulary Of the Crow  Try lydln C. Plnkltarn'oV-BOtabla Compound  She's Up in  Those sho layctt ...,v ft, cf ir������!;,to-suffer when monclUy pain* shutter he.  ne. vcb; ''IM I a-'K.'������������������Plhk h inn"��������������� Vegetable  Compound would Cfls'e:tl"|. i#wful ngony.  tsr.  w.  n.  tr.  lo-ia  tempted as you and Claire have been,  and so it seems sheer cheek my interfering. But I'm only asking you to do  what I pray I'd be strong enough to  do myself in like circumstances. I  don't believe any true happiness can  ever come of running away from  duty. And if ever I'm up against  such a thing���������a choice like this���������I  hope to God I'd be able to hang on  ... ', to run straight, even if it half  killed me to do it."  The quick, impassioned utterance  ceased, and half shrinkingly Jean  realized that she had spoken out of  the very depths of her-soul, crystallizing in so many words the uttermost ideal and credo of her being.  In some strange, indefinable fashion  it was borne in on her that she had  reached an epoch of her life. It was  as when a musician, arrived at the  end of a musical period, strikes a  chord which holds the keynote of the  ensuing passage.  She faltered and looked at Nick beseechingly, suddenly self-conscious, as  we most of us are when we And we  have laid bare a bit of our inmost  soul to the possibly mocking eyes of a  follow human being.  But Nick'a eyes wore not in tho  least mocking.  Instead of that, some of the hardness seemed to have 'gone out of  them, and his voice was vory gentle,  an taking Joan's two hands in his, he  answerod:  ���������T, believe you would run straight,  littlo Jean���������oven if It meant tearing  your heurt ouL of youv body to do it.  But, you know, you're always on the  side of the angels���������instinctively. I'm  only a man���������just nn average earthy  man"���������amilln^1 ruefully���������"and my  Idoals nil tumble down-and sit on tlio  ground In a heap whon X think of  what my girl's enduring as Latimer-'-.  wife, t believe I might stick my part  of the burJlnoBfl���������but it can't allele It  Uar her." ''.,-..  "And yet," urged Jean, "If you go  away together, Nlclc, it'o oho who'll  your pal���������your and Claire's?"  "I know it," he replied quietly.  "Aad���������and you do care a bit about  me?"���������smiling a little.  "You're the third   woman    in   my  world, Jean.      After  Claire   and   my  (To Be Continued.)  Map Mineral Acres  Programme Of Mapping and Exploring To Be Carried On This Year  An extensive programme for mapping and exploration of mining areas  in Canada ls being carried out this  summer by the Departnaent of Mines,  Ottawa. Some of the most promising  mineral areas in Yukon territory, the  North West Territories, British Columbia, northern Saskatchewan and  Manitoba, and In the Rouyn mineral  belt of Quebec, were to be explored  and mapped. Intensive investigation  In several of the older areas will also  be carried out.  Birds  Belonging. To Tribe Are Very  . Versatile ?  ���������E. W. Hendy, YT^iting. in {London Nineteenth Century, says: "One  would expect the' crow. lyrihe,  whose members are so-full, of brains  and wickedness, to have a large vocabulary. The raven, who is perhaps  the wisest and most mischevtous of  them all, is, indeed, very versatile  in his language. I have written more  fuiiy elsewhere of some of his notes,  so eloquent of his many-coloured  moods; it will suffice here to say that  he   Call-   proclaim   anger,    aittriti,  hu-  N������,   "��������� -*^  .^  mm  mour, pleasure, roguery, and even, by  a kind df snort, disdain. Rooks are almost equally loquacious; they are  credited with from thirty to forty  different notes, and are even said to  have evolved several "words." That  they have-a large and heterogeneous  glossary anyone can testify who has  listened to the extraordinary babel of  sound which accompanies their going  to rooat and their nesting operations."  A Queer Tragedy  ' One of the queer tragedies of life  was enacted recently in New York  when tho engineer who designed and  built the Cunard pier was the only  man to meet death there when. It  was destroyed by flre a few weeks  ago.  One of tho commonest complain tn  of Infants is worms, and the most effective application for them la Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator.  Persian Balm appeals Instantly to  the dainty woman. Stimulating the  Blcin, making it velvety soft ln texture, It creates and preserves complexions of exquisite charm. Delicately fragrant. Cool and delightful to  use. Especially recommended to  soothe and dispel roughness or chafing. Stimulating and invigorating. Imparts a youthful loveliness and protects and enhances tlie most delicately-textured skin. Persian Balm la the  unrivalled toilet requisite.  I've wst  thrown but all  ray dust cloths  th*  1  An international exposition of dec-.  orativp and modern industrial arts  will be held at Milan, Italy, from  April to August next year.  Sluggish Liver  And Itlieiimniism  mm*m*ammmm*****mm  Both Cor rooted By  Famous Vegetable PiUm  'I ic-civ--.. .j-iu-c.__,_.*. idici iiuui  Carter'..UttleUvcr Pills," declares Mr.  Arthur P. "I recommend them tohtutfer-  era from Rhnumat Inm and IwHroefltlorv/"  Ita-auM they are PURELY VPIGE-  TABLE, a gentle, effective tonic to both  Itvor nnd bowelt., Dr." Carter*!. Uttta  Uvcr PIUb are without equal for correcting CoiiHtipatlon, Adcllty, f_.llo.ift-  nftiw, Hcadncheii and Poor Complexion,  25c. 8c 75c. red pIckii.  Sold everywhere.  Times Have Changed  World docs Far In Sanitation During  TLiiai Twenty "-.earn  A catalogue Issued by a school for  the nobility of Saint,Cyr, Franco, 20  years ago, wa������ discovered recently. It  shown how far wo have come In the  matter of personal cleanliness and  ami-tation since that time. Pupils at  thin school wore nhtitled to .one suit  of undeovoar, one pair, of stockings  and two handkerchiefs a month. 6ha  towel had to last,a week without  laundering. Oho foot bath monthly  and three complete baths yearly, one  eacli In May, June and July, were pre-  ttcrlhed.  ���������hecaaee I've found how to do  -work better, easier and quicker,  "I nae Appleford Wonder Paper now.  You buy lt in a neat package that  tucks twuy handily in n table drawer*  TwetHyvfivo large sheets for a quarter.  When you use it, you simply crumpla  a aheet into a soft wad and go over  whatever needs, attention.  "I've never seen anything like Wonder  Paper. It really dusts, cleans and pot-  ' Ishe������ ot the same time. It takes up dire  13k������ maeie, and so easily. And you can  use both -sides.  "What I. t-fled to loathe about dusting  waa the I. other of keeping the dusters  clean. I always used odds and ends of  old shirts and the like���������and It seemed  lo me I was eternally washing them. It  worried me just to throw them into a  bag or cupboard. Thoy seemed so  unsanitary.  .*Tbe beauty-of Wonder Paper in that  you throw it away when you're through  ���������with it.  "I enn premise that you^l like Wonder  Paper. It gives you time for things verr  Ttnuch  more attractive than dusting.  Special Offer  WONDER PAPER is made by tho  makers of the famous PARA-SANI  Heavy Waxed Paper in the Green Ilox.  Most grocery* hardware and department Mores have Appleford Wonder  Paper in alack. If yours Iiobii'i, boiuI  us the coupon below and we'll give you  a booklet entitled "'Leftovers'", con*  tniniiiK one hundred recipes, ns a  bonus for your trouble.  Green Bay, Win., han appointed It������  mayor, John V. Dionor, ofllclal taster  of tfooda Hold by the city's welfare  ������tor*.  Appl+fard V*par Vrtntttti*, till.,  HUii-lliou, Owi-.-O.  Enclosed find 25c for which please  send me one public nee of Th������  Wonder Papnr and your 100 recipes  for "���������Leftovers'"..  Nam tt,,...,  Adt1ro������$.  tlO'CH I i*0** i| t MAMF. MMMMMHMISMII .���������������������-*.. I04H..I ������( 4 *,**  My tfwlvr &,,.���������  I H..������������P������-..t*t������l>H.������4MS������M ..���������..���������������  *<i������MI).HM<������������rltH������������*|lM IM������<*������M | .  ..**���������������. I M .ton I*  IWWMIIMMWWWW.^^    411' r&  TMifl   C.KJ2SXOJH   KJBV1JSW  rrtir_ij-rCTr8TrtfB[w.signtSM^sj_3-^^  _���������  s  _:  !  a  fi  !  Men's'  Bathing  Suits  i  ������  ���������_  PENMAN'S ALL WOOL  Ribbed Stitched Worsted  in the new Speed Style  with vent sides. Plain  colors of Navy. Maroon.  Royal, and Scarlet, specially priced at $2.25 each.  V. MAWSON  CRESTON  Local and Personal  Get wet or 6Lty trout flies at "V.  Mawson's.  Tuesday next, 21st, will be the longest  day of the year.  Comfort's dairy commenced the evening delivery of milk on Tuesday.  FOR SALE���������Modern bungalow, fine  loeati n.   Enquire Review Office.  INSURANCE���������Life, automobile, sickness and accident. H. A. Powell, Cre?-  ton.  WANTED���������Cash offers for my stand    _* _.t*-.tff__  uuij v*   ___ia____j  ug .crop v*  ___ia____j uj������eu  A. R. Bernard, Lister.  ���������������-���������     *__     T.__%_>        l/V������    OUIIG  -Q_-_  ���������_U������_-flM~l ���������  SALE���������First  cut alfalfa,  nV-Atif     Tnnn  ���������~virjiinrinnrBitf i_i annncw -nrmnra ��������� ������ ������  CHRIST CHURCH  CRESTON  SUNDAY. JUNE 19  CRESTON���������S a.m., Hoiy Communion.  II a.m.. Matins and Koiy communion.  HAY FOR  <fcR _ rvr.   mi-   ���������fljs'.*  F. Putnam, Erickson.  Rev. Thos. Scott is spending a few  days at Cranbrook this week, a guest of  Rev. F. V.  Harrison.  Mr. and Mrs. G. Sinclair and family  were renewing acquaintances in Cranbrook on Wednesday.  Creston Motors reports-the sale of the  newest in 1932 Chevrolet coupes to C.  W. Allan during the week.  Fr. Chionel will be here on Sunday,  June 19th, and Mass will be said at Holy  Cross Church at 10.30 a.m.  Mrs. Howard Allan of Trail is a visitor  here this week, a guest of her parents,  Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Cherrington,  FOR SALE���������Quantity of good furniture, including player piano and rugs, for  cash. Apply Connatty, over Mercantile  store, Creston.  ��������� m.    m.    m.    m.    m.  ���������^    -^    A    n if  _K_k_%MSwAuft_aJ_  .__.__.__���������-_  _-w_b*_  ffffjrfft  aimrrtPi ��������������� __nr  G'k\m\ *W%���������BWM  finds many housewives too busy to  spend the usual amount of time preparing meals, and here is where this  store can be of distinct service. For  these emergency meals something  tasty and satisfying can be quickly  served with the aid of Salmon (Red  or Pink), Sardines, Canned Tomatoes,  Mixed Pickles (Sweet and Sour) and  many other good things that "touch  the spot" in weather like this.  \\  HroQtnn Ifaltav   nn-flnorafiua  HQQn  *_  Phone 12  CRESTON  ���������A.A.A.A. A. __������__. A. A. __. __.__. A. A. A. __.__. <fc._fc.__. __������_>��������� __���������__���������  ._____.__.d_.  _^s^wg-msw-^n_-3_s-Ks_ui^^  FIRST QUALITY  I  C. F. Armstrong, assistant to the  C.P.R. agent at Kimberley, was home  for the weekend with his family here.  Adam Robertson, who has been working at Beaverdell for the past few  months, arrived home on Wednesday.  WANTED���������Will purchase two tons  alfalfa, first cut. Price must be reasonable for cash.   Richardson, Erickson.  FOR SALE���������White Leghorn cockerels,  five weeks old, R.O.P. stock, S for $1.  J. C. Martin (Alice Siding), Creaton.  KAY FOR SALE���������Ready now, alfalfa. |  free from grass;   $9 ton readv to haul, or  $11 ton delivered. Percy Boffey,Creston.  FOR SALE���������Guinea pigs; males, for  pets, $1.60 pair; mated pairs, $2, color  red; all f.o.h. Kaslo. W. C. Cleave,  Kaslo.  According to the crop report aphids are  prevalent in the valley orchards and giving mueh trouble and expense in their  control.  FOR RENT���������Presbyterian manse,  im-nediate possession, $15 month.  Apply N. G. Smith, at Mrs. Fransen's  phone 70X.  Trinity United Church Ladies' Aid  have taken the night on Wednesday,  June 29th, for a strawberry tea at the  church hail.  At the June meeting on Monday night  the Young Ladies' Hospital Auxiliary decided to discontinue their meetings until  the autumn.  Miss Phyllis Hamilton of the New  Denver hospital nursing staff, is here on  vacation with her parents. Mr. and Mrs.  J. W. Hamiltcn.  At the annua! meeting of the Kootenay Poultry Association at Nelson last  week, Don. Bradley was elected director-  for the Creston district.  Some of the local anglers were trying  their luck at the trestle at Sirdar on Sun  day and had great luck with both   the  steelhead and silver trout.  The Wildcats had quite an easy victory  at softball against the girls team at Yahk  on Sunday afternoon. The score was  31-18 in favor of Creston.  There was quite a gocd turnout for the  Christ Church Woman's Auxiliary tea at  , Mrs. York's on Saturday afternoon, at  I  i___.i_ j-i i__ t 1_ _i .-_. a.. *_  wiuvu mc iiiiai-e antaa auuui tj_j_v.  S A. Speers is combining business and  pleasure on a trip to Calgary and Vancouver this, week, leaving on Sunday.  Mrs. Speers accompanied him to Calgary.  With tbe streams clearing and Summit  Creek due to open on July lst, there is a  better demand for fishing licenses, and  close to 100 of these have been issued to  date.  J. F. Coates of Nelson, electrical inspector for the village, was here on an  official visit the first of tne week, and  was a guest of his sister, c Mrs. W. B.  Martin.  Dr. J. Olivier was a Blairmore, A!t������.g  visitor at the weekend. He reports the  visible supply of snow on the hills from  Fernie east is unusually large for this  time of year.  C. Moore, who has Been making headquarters at Nelson for the past few  months, is home again and is at present  busy on survey work in the Arrow  Creek district.  According to the early June crop bulletin the raspberry crop does not promise  well. The canes made weak growth last  summer due to the drought and heat.  Some winter injury occurred to Cuthberts  on exposed Blopes.  WANTED���������Local distributor for Big-  mark Malt Concentrate Bricks. Made  in B.C. A fast seller with good profit.  Samples $1. "*"**'  709 Lumnermen's  B.C., for territory.  FOR SALE���������OldsmobJle coupe.   Also  phonograph and 160 records, gun cabinet,  dining room suite,   three  wicker   chairs  and wicker centre table,  two  Coleman  asoline lamps, 100 12-month old laying  ens.   Geo. Mawson, Creston.  Creston View tourist park, which has  been operated by Paulson & Johnson for  the  past three seasons,  has  just  been  Write Keystone Agencies,  Bldg.,  Vancouver,  acquired by W. Avery, who took charge  last week. Mr. Avery arrived here from  Medicine Hat a little over a year ago.  Shoe Re  All Work Guaranteed  Work ready when  promised.  Charges reasonable.  Satisfaction guaranteed.  Am Mirmh&HS  Shoe and   Harness   Reoairinet  _   _rS_fM<f<_-������ff  JmtJBL%&^yV������mV������^  Season  is here  If you are needing new  or  repairing   any   oi  the old equipment it     ^  v?il! pay you to visit  this store.  Scythes  Snaths  Sickles  Forks* Rakes  Scythe Stones  Oil Cans  Corbomndutn Sickle Stones  . Sinclair  Creston Hardware  Canyon St. East  Choice Pot Roasts, lb.���������12J^c   Boneless Roasts, lb - .._.15c  Finest Boiling Beef, lb 10c   Corned Beef, lb '��������� 12 J^  Pickled Pork, lb 15c Hamburger Steak, lb���������12J^c  Beef Liver, lb   lOe   Hearts, Sb *. . 10c  Chicken, lb.���������. 18c   Local Dairy Butter, lb 20e  Creamery Butter, lb ~-_ 25c and 36c  Special Standard Sausage, lb .-_-'���������1214.  Red Spring Salmon,   Halibut,   Cod,r Fresh Herring  Kippers,    Haddae Filets  Make your purchases here.   You will be well rewarded,   The  The best of Meats and Fish at reasonable prices.  rjidn^.0 _^_^  H _H m B ______ H vSa ���������   S^fi    D S3 B 19  PUNY ltd  m IbllBi  dVBa    i ti ������  PHONE 2  m .V aa'mf'aa.  wwrn-m w m'm'vmfm'm'vat''  'Wm ' WV %"'W ��������� WVW f'aw- arm^lmm"4  -*a'*t'a0  .3. ������IBl*.C ; Y5*fll.!m>rY r   >'������1II������*Y. ������������������ >agiH*./���������  Below we list a few prices on First Quality Groceries.  Canned Goods are full size, and you  receive   full  weight   aud   measure.  SOUPS���������Royal   City   Vegetable,   Pea,   and    .  Tomato, per can ...   $ .10  VEGETABLES-Peas, 2 for : 25  Corn, Beans, Tomatoes 15  Corn, Beans, Tomatoes, 7 for..     1.00  Garden Isle Pineapple, sliced, 2 for 35  Pink Salmon, ls, 2 for...... 25  Herring in Tomato Sauce, per can , 20  DRIED FRUITS  Australian Raisins, 2 lbs , 35  Prunes, large size, 2 lbs...        .25  Apricots, lb 20  Black Figs, 2 lbs... ,. 25  Value Cocoa, lb 25  Coffee, Fresh Ground, 35c; 3 lbs      1.00  Coffee, Fresh Ground, Blended, Special, lb 45  Tea, Malkin's Best, coupon redeemed         50  Tea, Blue Ribbon , 50  Tea, Bulk. 40  Jap Rice, No. 1, 4 lbs 25  Beans, White Ontario, 4 lbs        .25  Walnuts, lb 45  DELIVERIES DAILY PHONE 4  i CRESTON MERCANTILE  COMPANY,   LTD.  :*mw������-:y.y.ma.-i. rc_������__-������-a. ctitiiH&ir^^^  The Women's Institute reminds all intending exhibitors that all exhibits for  the flower show to-morrow afternoon, including the classes for girls, Bhould be in  place at noon that day.  For the Erickson Christ Church Guild  lawn social at W. H. Kemp's on Wednesday afternoon next, 22nd, a free jitney  service will be operated from Creston,  from the postoflice corner.  LOST���������At the dance at Wyiuidel on  June 10th, old fashioned silver brooch  with gold bird in centre. Reward.  Finder leave at Review Office, or with  Mrs. Sam Moon, Wynndel.  Tho school board has its June meeting  on Monday night at which the salaries to  be paid the teachers next year will be  fixed. It is expected there will be reductions for all members of the staff.  The council made a move In tho right  direction at the June meeting on Monday when It waa decided to purchaso a  piano for use at Park pavilion, provided  an instrument can bo had tho right price.  All who contributed canned fruit, etc ,  at thc hospital shower last fall can obtain  their sealers at the homo of Mrs. Jas.  Cook. When putting up fruit this year  kindly remember the needs of the hospital.  STRAWBERRY TEA���������The Presby-  torl-iR LncUes' Aid ara having a:_ after  tornoon ten with oale of homo cook.nrc at  tho homo of Mra. McLarom, Saturday,  June 25th, 8 to 6.80, to which all are invited.  Dr, A, S. Lamb traveilir_R medical  health officer and inspector of hoapitnla,  Victoria, wn������ horo on nn oflloial vlwlt on  Friday, and was In conference with the  director., of the Ciculon Val.oy publla  hoHpitttl.  DOMINION  J3) fillS.        fS       rnVrnW ____* mUIV     ^^a%r  ___V __fl_f Smmmtrnt        _aJ__P"-H_   '      SS SSSSSS  '    _____      SS SSS&   AmmmW  L  S LW U LmLEU amW  ^mmrmmmmrmwmm\wiwMQn^ffmBWrnSS     B_r eJeTct__i__f^^_^__l uW^J?ffm   ^miWWm^SS?   '^trWr ffi?^__?fli^-i  We find ourselves overstocked with this well  known line of Linoleum and for just seven  selling days we are offering worth while  savings in three wanted widths.  6-fft. width  12-_nL  4���������  it,  $1.05 lineal yd.  __2_"5  3.85  ���������t  tc  This is standard weight Linoleum - , ass.cl wo  havo it in a nice range of staple patterns.  These values are for one week only������ and we  cannot emphasize too strongly the advantage  of buying now.  V ^ V*     CIVB^TOAIAO*    V  V   W '  f^������(lliii������i������������������^Wfki*W'������*Ti������ff||lw

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