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 hi  m  h  ft  h  k  a.  J ?   I.1,  f l)  "^"S���������S������k   "SB���������"^8  Jl* * '  ^ive?,������  g-4~ ,^^Jt|������i;  ^^_  VOte    XVIII.  CBESTON, B. O.; J^EtlBAY, JANUARY 7, 1927  No. 47  K. Heap is a holiday visitor at Coal-  hursq, Alberta, leaving hers on Friday  lout- "   -       J    -  B&B foreman Sid McOafee spent  the New Teas' holiday here ^returning  to Kinaberley on Sunday.  Dr. Henderson  ofi  Creston   had  a  hurried call here early Monday mora  ing to attend J5. J.   Brawn,  who was  taken suddenly and seriously iii ac -the  Landing on Sunday.  Ncrzxsan Backus, who -has beet*,  relieving R. O. Proctor for a couple of  weeks, returned t������ Cranbrook on  Saturday.  Rev. S. Newby of Creston was here  for morning service on-Sunday, but  due to the train, being three hours late  he made the return trip by auto in  order to keep his other appointments  that day.  A. Giaaiex*, who lives near Washout  Creak had the misfortune to have his  team drowned while haulicg hay  across the river last week. Messrs.'  North and Sam Lombardo have passed  a subscription list in Sirdar and' vicinity and have secured $74, which they  presented to him on Monday.  Mr. and Mrs. Whiteside, Mr* and  Mrs. Jas. Pascufcso, Misses Dorothy  cans iiuu jLtiGSi������ Iriiscaszo ������uu ������������. *^������  Goodman were the Sirdar representatives at fcheB.ILT. ball at Cranbrook  on New Years" <$?et returning; on Sunday. They all report it almost success*  luland enjoyable affair. ^ *  Another of, the old engineers on ^be  Crow line has retired from the service  v- -in the person ������f Thos* Gill n? Cranbrook, who took'his last train out- of  Sirdor on Friday. He har7 been si  years in the service, most of which  has- been   spent on   the   Cranbrook  tlvc-jgifira, _       ������ , .., _ g-r-tzZu,   .  The wedding took pja<ce quietly otr  Wednesday, December 29fch/at?Victoria, when Elisabeth* eldest^anghtsr  of Mr. and Mrs. William C. P* terson  of the "city, "became the britf.e of  Robert Lea Smith, principal of Sirdar  school. The ceremony was performed  at the home of the bride's parents.  Rev. W. G. Wilson, D.D., officiating.  A reception was faeW at which about  75~guests were present. Mr. and Mrs.  Smith left almost iaameniatley for  arriving here on Saturday.  S%oi|Ht;ui������ Oi u vsSit *rGit*t   tuS   ������������,������������. l55  party crowd that has been operating  At Alice Siding all season. The unexpected call was made on. the 27th  December, the young folks dancing  &ika Has oiu ������oitwB piiiylfiag' casus, >s,:sng  with which were songs by Mrs. M.  Rogers, J. W. Parkin- and J. Foster���������and a very fine mid Rsgbtlunch.  The new year was royally, welcomed  in at Alice Siding with. s> daises at the  Todd ranch house, which was attended by about thirty couple, and  Ronald Stewart officiating as master  of ceremonies. The dance music was  by Ronald _ Smithy violin; Ronald  Stewart, mouth organ; and Bob Marshall, Hector Stewart- and IS. Ostren-  ski on the" accordeon. Vocal solos  were-Gpntriputed by Mrs. Kelly and  Mrs. Theo. Moul, and the affair was  ranch enjoyed by all.  Mr. and Mrs. John Marshall dispensed their usual New Years' hospitality to a large party of friends on  Saturday evening, at which dancing  was line x������a������ux%fe *v?tli W. Selay of  Elko in charge. There were a couple  of pretty vocal features with Miss D.  Moul of Vancouver presiding at the  piano* These vrere tho trios. "The  Prisoner's Song," by"Mrs. Theo. Moul,  Miss Lucy Marshall and R. Stewart,  and "Star of the East," by Mrs. Moul,  Mrs. A. Cox and R. Stewart. Delightful refreshments were served and  there were no dull moments throughout the evening.  Mrs, A. Joy and   Mrs,   P.   Lachett  left on Tuesday on a visit with friends  .��������� Frank Piggotieft on Monday to join  his - brotheirs,_l~who are working at  Lumberton."  Mr. and Mrs. Pitt Brooke have returned herefrom the co&Rr. owiog to  the former's health not being adapted  to the coast climate.   They expect to  Arthur and Ernest; Pisgot5 who are  working at Lumberton, were here for  the yuletide holidays.  A.Joy left on Friday   for the Lar-  [deau, where he is   understood 'to be  working for M. Wigen.'  Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Wood were at  liome at a most enjoyable New Year  Years patty, }tt honor of their son,  Eric, who was here -from Kimberely  for the holidays ~with his parents. All  the young dancing crowd was invited  and everyone had a real good time.   _  Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Moore and family, Mr. and Mrs. Reg. Price, and Mr.  and Mrs, R. Corn well, who were hero  with their parents over tho holidays,  returned tip Sionde! on Tuesday.  Mr, and Mrs. B. Butterfield. jr.,  who were here tov the Christmas holidays, left on  Wednesday for Kaslo',  Crestwoon was hauled to Crestxm ias^  week by A. Laddie for shipment to  prairie buyers. He states that the  fruit was in prime condition with , no  signs of "breakdown" showing on any  of Eii.  Grazing on the meadowe^is still good'  and quite a lot of stock is pasturing'  and looking well.  Major Mallandaine of Crestoo was  at Cferestwood recently making an inspection of the Indian paintings on  X4zard Rock, and the other places of  interest here. We understand the-  ma^or is no ssovtce at archaeology and  pronounced the paintings souse of the  best'he has seen in this part of the  province, one of the figures having  very true geometrical proportion.  ������ a~M.~.  North- and" South   Highway  I where they are spending a few days  with the latter'e sister, before returning to their home in Vancouver,  A.aa**  tH.*Wi>'^*   *******  Sirclar,  A9iG& Staing  ETeassk .TraveE^ of Mtotael, who has  been a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Parkin,  returned home the latter past of the  "'(peek..   ���������  Mrs. Elma McDougall of Kimberley,  who has been here on a visit with her  parents,-Mr. and Mrs. J. Kelly, returned home on on Friday.  Mrs. J. Kelly is at Kimberley this  week on a viBit with her daughters,  Mrs. McDougall and Miss Blva Kelly,  Mrs. Theo; Moul and young son,  Mrs. A. MitoheU and young* oon, and  Mr& Sam. McNeil and young daughter, all of Vancouver, arrived on WdW.  xicuday Inst on a visit with Mr. and  Mrs. Job a Marshall. '   '.:.,.  , J. W. Parkin has roturnod to work  at Michel after a two weeks* visit at  the ranch at Alice SIdinjj.  John Parkin, jr, and Norman Ball,  wlio have been holiday guests, at the  Parkin homo, have returned to  MWbel.  JVI&biti IluLh Smith of Seatblo.. la a  visitor with her mother. Mrs. Staco  Smith, at pvoBont,  The first community dance will be  held on Friday ni^ht, 7th, at the Todd  ranch, with dancing to Bturt at 8.80,  and to whlqh all are Invited,   Gentle*  mtiD 2J> ceufcjb. L&dlt>8 bilin^ lunch.  Some now reoetpes for any worth  whkle cook book ura being prepared by  W. A. Ponao ab the Albortn tanch, In  the absence of Mrs, Pease, who is  upending the week with Wynndel  frlondtt. For deaserb he rtlll stveara  by fthu wind pudding that was a groat  favorite  at    Plnchcr  Crook   twenty  Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Parkin were tho  C Neligh of the Leadville mine returned at the end of the week from  ILewiston, Idaho, where he has been a  visitor with relatives for the past two  weeks,  ^' ,K"rs. B. .Johnson and Miss Mildred  AMMVVU 'B|ICUU ������ov>     ������cdT3      n.vu     ������Siii���������-  tales' in Cranbrook* *   ��������� ���������������  Miss Graced Rendall, principal " of  Kitchener school, who spent the holidays at Nelson, arrived back pn Sunday, 'to resume her duties.,  A!f. Speaker nf Hh'iekann was a  between trains visitor here on Wed-  nesdav la^t. James .and Jack Dodds  of Ericksdn and Martin-Nelson of  Canyon were business callers the same  day. -;  Miss Evelyn Hurry, teacher of the  school at West Creston, spent r few  days here last week on a visit with  Miss Mary Uaptpnstall.  Sam Xiitttejohn has arrived back in  Kitchener   after  a  short   visit..with  by the Jazz Boys,. of# Riondel, was  largely attended both by' local and  outside people, and was by far one of  the best dances ever' held here. The  Jazz Boys were gratified at'the large  turnout and have announced their in-  At the. meeting of the Kootenay  Valley Commercial club Monday evening a committee composed of A. J.  Kent, Dr. B. IS. Fry and George S.  Crocker was named to draw up a resolution asking for federal money jto  complete the highway between Cope-  land and Porthili, The stretch of uncompleted road is about eight miles in  length and is-the nortnern end of the  Notath and South highway, connecting  at Porthili with the road to Creston,  B.C., and also with the Banff-Windermere highway into the Canadian  Rockies.  "While the federal road money fur  Id������feo has beets allocated, it is believed  there is a ehance to secure the necess  ary aid for the completion of this  important stretctx of highway this  year.���������Bonners Ferry Eerald.  Miss Ethel Reynolds of Gainsborough, Sask., is a visitor here at present, the sruest of her sister, Mrs.  Albert Tedford.  ^ Mr. and Mrs. D. J. McKee of Kitchener wer*������ Lister visitors at the New -  Year, guests of the  tatter's  mdtherB  Mrs. Yerbury.  Ed Langston returned to Kimberely  at the end of the week, after a ten-day  r Visit &t the much. With hiS SOU, ������������������U-oid.  G. Paton, purser on the steamer  Minto on the Arrow leases, arrived on  Tuesdoy for a few days visit with Col.  and Mrs. Lister. George was accountant here with L.S.B. in development  days and his snauy friends were glad  to see him.  Brnesfe Langston.   now   at Vancouver, was a   visitor with   his   brother,  Harold, for a couple of days the latter'  part of the. week.    He   is   a holiday  visitor with Mrs. Ztangoton and ehtld~  tcntion to return in thenear future.  .   ^^jc ^j-i"^    ~>������.  ^���������*F"n  P������9^SS7fflSi  relatives at prairie points.  Provincial police McLaren  of Creu  ton was here on an official visit last  Wednesday.  Miss Kathleen Porter is the new  teacher of Division 2 of the Kitcheier  school, arriving on Sunday from Nelson to take on the work.  Miss Laura Andeen has returned to  Nelson after spending the holidays  With her parents here.  , Due to prevailing soft weather the  Sash '<& Door Company have closed  down oh operations for a few days. ..,  Misses Clara Hunt and Mildred  Andeen, who spent the school Christmas holidays at their home here, have  returned to Creston to resume their  studies at high school.  Miss Mary HaptonBtall was weekend  vleltpr with her parents at Creston.  Mr. and Mrs. Boham were at homo  to a large party of young people at nn  enjoyable New Years" eve at homo on  Friday. Dancing was carried on until the wee emu* oors with music by  the Chorlton-Hariuer orchestra.  Miss Alice Cameron and Master  Fredcly'of Moyle have returned home  after spending Christmas with their  Rowradmnthev, Mrs. 95. Geroux.  Mr. nnd Mrs. Wultor Walby have  moved to Creston, whero they have  secured a residence and will make  their home in future All are eorry to  ooo thorn leave Kitchener.  A-"Johnson now has, his barn completed and is busy at present hauling  lucsbsr "������rcsi Ossstoj* for hi*������ n****1  house. -'  Angus Carrie and Ernest Smith  have been busy ine-past week hauling  their hay from Crestwood Meadows.  Geo. Roach of Erickson was a Crest  wood visitor 5ast week^ locking over  :the-;land-in- this i-ft^aCjwitli,' ai ; view: to  purchaBing. fj-r^M^'^' .'���������     ''"' \'~-  : ^ '������������������"��������� Fr'ed ��������� Lewis and Albert'; JeiBPerson  Creston   took full; advantage of the  sleighing that obttimer! last week to  get home their cut of hay on the mea-  doiys at Crestwood.  A. Johnson has purchased the Lid-  die hy cut stacked-at Leach's camp,  and has had his team busy getting  the feed home across tlie tee on the  big slough.  J. Haptonetall of Creston was a  business caller here last week.  The last of \ the 1020 apple crop at  McCaslin-Rae Wedding  -���������     j-\  ~i    ?[ * " ���������  -  A  marrtsge -tsf intereslr"to^4sa������y  friends of both bride1 and groom in  British Columbia was solemnised  Quietly at the First Prrsbyie'rian  church in Spokane on Tuesday ~even<  ing'at 9.30 o'clock, when" Miss Myrtle  McCaslin, datighter of Mrs. H. F, Mc-  Cjasiiu of Salmo, *B.C, became the  bride'of Mr. Douglas Henderson Rae,  son of .Mr. and Mrs. T.jD." Rae of  NorthVasccKver, Rev. M:-I MeKean,  Spokane, officiated at the wedding.  . The bride v^as charoiingly gowned  in shell-pink jyeop&ettpi dnd c*������rried a  bouquet of pale pink roses. She was  attended by her Mister, Miss Helen.  McCoslin, f rocked in orchid georgette;  ov | with a bouquet off flesh pink carha-  tions. Mr. W ilfred S% Bae, brother of  the groom, attended us best man.  The bride was formerly a teacher  in the Cranbrook schools, where she  has many friends, and the bridegroom  is r B.A.Sc. of the University of British Columbia, class of 28 After spending a honeymoon visitling various  places in the orovince, Mr. and Mrs.  Douglas Rae will spend the New Year  holidays with Mr. and Mrs. T. p. Rae  in north Vancouver, before leaving  for Premier, B. 0., where they will  reside.���������Vancouver Sun.  Fred Powers v returned to Muilan,  Idaho, on Monday, after a ten day  .holiday visit at the ranch here, and  expects to be away until about April..  Rev. S. Newby was here for a  Church of England comtnuukn service on Sunday afternoon and had a  fair turnout of worshippers.  Principal Jenks got back from his  holidays at Eburne on Thursday last,  and school reopened on Monday with  an in������sy>������sed attendance. Toga ������ud  Leah Cannady sow - bein* enrolled at  Lister school.  Mrs. Guy Browell of1 Nelson was a  weekend visitor here with Mrs. Harold  Langston*  E. J. Malthouse is busy with his  Fairbadkf^Morse engine and circular  sss^v-wijo^euttlyg outfit putting up a  years- fuel .supply for himself and quite  a few of the'neighbors.  Annual Meeting   of Creston  Valley Liberal Association  will be held in  Spoors Hall,   Creston  on  TueSi, Jan. 13  at EJGHT p,tn.  School opened on Monday morning  for the winter term, which will ico  well into April, Easter being rather  late this year.  BUSINESS;  Election of Officers and Selection of ^Delegates to B.C.  JVuViMvI&l  *j>uttv~6ntkOfti iii  Vancouver in March.  All Liberals are Invited.  Thanks for Hamper Contents  The executive of CreBton and Dis  trick Women's Institute take this  means of thanking all who donated  so generously to the contents of the  Christmas hampers that wero sent out  to ten homes in the Valley where  there might not have been tho usual  yuletide Rood cheer had nob the Institute undertaken this commendable  effort.  J--,  It has beeii reported to me that  R. Sinclair Smith of Weat Creator,  Wm. Burling of Corn Creek, and  ethers, have circulated the report  that I was given 8200 to spend on  tho road leading to Crestwood, rrnd  ������that I only spont thereon 9140 ol  name, and misappropriated the  balance. This is an absolute untruth, as ,an Investigation of the  Government} rocorde will show* and  if I hear of this u>.aU>rutmt being  repeated that I hayo misappropriated Giivernmnjtut funds, after the pub-  SiUHlkoii   i������������   iihiH   luutiuiu, 3  uuall |4iVu  the   person   who    originated . tbla  MH^MttK #���������  ������<ki)n������u������   try r*wn*nn   Ma ������������������������*������������������������.  ment In tho courts. .  a 0. FRENCH.  Florin Celli Vancouver, who spent  the Christmas and New Year holidays  with parents, Mr."and Mrs. F. Celli,  returned to the coast.  Mrs, B. Dodds left at the" first of the  week on a visit ^with her daughter,  Mrs. Will Perclvttl, nt Yank.  Coughs ; and colds are extremely  faehionable in the Erickson area at  present, few, if any,, escaping at least  a slight attack.    >  .' . ��������� "*  Anyone wishing to join Kaslo and  Diotrict Fifteen Hundred Club should  see Mrs. B>'sey before the end of the  month. There is room for just a few  more members, at the usual fee of 98.  Commencing with the first of the  year Eru kson's community Sunday  school is in charge of Misses Joan  Kemp and Beth Putnam, Mis. Thure-  ton retiring after several"years pf  splendid service. The usual Christmas  tree and enteraainmeat was held oat  the sohoqlhouee on December 27th������ at  which the retiring superintendent was  suitably remembered.  School re-opened on Monday with  full attendance of pupils. Pu rents and  pupils alike are much pleased with the  Christmas rememberance from Principal Junta who presented each scholar  with a booklet whereir is inscribed tne  names of the staff, the trustees and a  full list of those attending during  1020���������a souvenir that will bo Uept,for  many years.  The oxi'cuLivedo* thu Etickbou Com  munlty Hall had a final meeting  on  Monday night at which  Instruction'  wero given Boyd & Johnson, Crest  contractors, to proceed with tb/  tton of the hall at -���������������������.������������������������  beeh placed f^r t  iu������ well as the flooring and at  ^;*  uuul ������*iild woulher huldbit lit Uopi'-H So  havo the   opening   night   whist and  dance quite early In February.   The  ball will bo 80 x 70 feet, and  with the  money promised plus tho revenues the  Whirlwind Olnb Is pledged to secure  tho financing of  the  project  it)   not  expt-ctud to bt������ difficult.,  WAKTIflO���������Will  outfit.    Buttorflold,  i-4*nt   ������   drag  Wynndftt,  saw  N? the  msvrsw, oeeston,  b.  a  Inventors���������It's FREE! Take this step first  W. srwin kaskett. iyi-.:i r���������������i*.��������� "T~������ j���������������   ��������� prompt, ;-  11; EioTn sComwTSn^. ���������������������   \*MipOlI    & *j-uay p^^Sce.  Please send me FREE (1) "Record of Invention." (2) Booklet of "Wanted Inventions." (3) Newest Leaflets on Patents, and (4) "t-uiS information."  Name  Address  WORLD HAPPENINGS  I  A Cairo dispatch says the Egyptian  cabinet has decided to issue a decree  limiting increase in cotton acreage for  three years.  The new Shall of Persia has sent out  invitations for a Pan-Islamic conference to be held at Teheran, Persia, to  consider conditions in Herjaz and to  discuss the fate of tho holy places.  For ihe thrill of riding on fire trucks  to tlio blazes, 13 members of the firo  squad at fort Sill, Oklahoma, burned  up government property estimated at  ���������$2,000,000 iu a series of iires.  , Confidence prevails in influential  quarters in Moscow, The Sunday Observer correspondent, in that city says,  in .the early opening of negotiations  Cor resumption of 'normal political and  economic relations between Soviet  Russia and the United States.  Neuralgia Conquered  Cannot Keep Tsack Of Days  Lonely Alaska Inhabitants Ask Efroad-  Castcp.to Announce It  Up in far-off Alaska, where mail  reaches lonely inhabitants only once  a month, it is sometimes difficult to  keep track of days, and here a new demand has been made on radio in a letter received by A. II. MuHhvitii, director of radio for the Canadian National  Railways, Montreal, from station  CNHV at Vancouver. The leeter came  to the Vancouver station from a  watchman at a flailing plant at Red  Bluff Bay,. Alaska, and his plant is one  j from a lonely group of people* who desire to know, during a broadcast, not  only the time and place, but also the  day of the week.  j. ''There are three of its here at a  lonely fishing plant," the letter stated.  "My friend, and one other man. We  get aiail only once.-a month, and one  day is so much like another that it is  i very difficult'to..keep, track of days and  dates. Will yon, therefore, during your  winter programs, which we tune ia for,  announce the day of the week and the  date so that we can keep iuformd et  Prince Assists At  Ceremony In  Paris  in One Senten.ce Speech Dcciares  Canadian House Open.  The Prince of Wales made a one-  sen teuced speech in French at .the  opening ceremonies of the Canadian  students' home of tho" University ot  Paris, which he helped to inaugurate  with President Doumergue.  "Mr. l-'residoht, I have great pleasure in declaring the Canadian, house  open," the- heir to the British throne  said.  The Canadian dormitory is tho first  to bo erected ;ii the forelsu section  of the new -"Cite Univorsltairo,"  just outside the gates oE Paris. It  will be the home of 5i> Canadian-students, during their residence in Paris  and is* the gift of Senator -Joseph M.  Wiisoii of JMontreuI.  The Prince of Wales was the luncheon guest of President Uoximcrguo before tho ceremony and was She guosl  .of honor at a dinner gtveu by the  Inter-Allied  Club of Pans.  ontrea  - *ir^"  Mother Finds  -*^������Tft  Lost Appetite   and WeigM*  CowMn'i Sleep,   Suffered  Terribly froia* Digestive Troubles, Famous Remedy  Relieves and'Rebuilds Her afe It Eat������  Thousands of Others   ;  Magical    Results    Come    When    You  1  The request is being complied, with.  Annfv  Was��������� So nervosas -  Th������,".(.������ast Noise.' ��������� 1  Spade Her Jump  Mrs. W. II. Yates, Asliern. Man.,  writes:-���������"! was bothered very much  with niy heart and nerves, and the  least noise /would make me jump and  almost wtbp ay heart beating.  Itoid my mother about it one day,  and she said that she had been, bothered the sas������ie way and told me to get  a box of >.  If you feel your health slipping- from  you: if ind{geslionr,norvousness, sleeplessness, loss of weight and appetite  .���������atid failing strength ore sapping yotu*  vitality and making you miserable/jaro-  fit by the remarkable experience of  Af-uic. Emery Brassard, buaincas \vo:  sua a and mother cf right chiLeh-en,  whose address is S*. Andre and Beau-  bJen, Montreal.  She says: "Igor the past two years  I fluul been -\ nervous wreck. 1 was ian-  iiblu ia attend to iny business and  household duties properly. The odor of  food sickened me. J would frequently  have pains in my side as though a  Icnli'o were going through me.  "I couldn't sleep and lost weight and  strength, while my complexion became  sallow. Reading.; how Tanlae hart relieved -.others, I tried it. After taldug  seveu.'..bottle35 I- feel as fit as t /ever  did.    I nave gained twelve pounds.    ���������  "I cannot express how grateful I am  to Tanlac, and gladly recommend it to  anyone who needs a tonic ag .1 d^d.  IV     I  tHVIL! Nt  Englishman    Has   Worked   For   Same  Firm  81   Years  Eighty-one   years   service   with  the  It Acts Quickly  Bias written: "For twentv vears we i manager to a firm of spving balance  have used Nerviline in our home, and; manufacturers of "West Bromwich.  not for the world would we be without j England.     This   is   claimed   to  be   u  It.     As a remedy for all pain, earache,: T,������ ,      ....        .           ������������������ nn  toothache, cramps and disordered \ world s record. Although now over 90.  stomach.. I know of no preparation so; he attends business daily. He joined  useful and quick to relieve as Nervi-��������� the firm' when goods were transporteo  = Thousands offortunate men and  yromes" are now- enjoying "good 'health  and strength, through Tanlacy the, safe,  effective remedy, made front barlts,  roots aud herbs. Don't wait until good  health leaves you. to try thistgnedleine.  Ask your. druggist for Tanlac���������-today!  mmm.  this.  A. .^nereVe^ i from West Bromwich to Birmingham  there Is pain,  rub  on  Nervihne,  and;.     . . _.        ..    -...   ..  ,.  you will get prompt results���������35c at all i������ d������S carriages.    Since his 90th. birth-,  dealers. ! day he has taken out a patent in con  nection with a spring balance.  Argentine's Government meat pack  ing plants  slaughtered 3,300,000 heads     Possession is nine points or the law  When I had taken the one box I felt  quite a lot better and by the time I had  Laketr three boxes I got relief."  Price -50c. a box at all dealers, or  mailed direct on receipt of price by  The T. MiHrarn Co., Limited, Toronto,  Ont.  Write For Samples      The New  ; w '"������������������������������������ --;'iv.-;' '"*'J;-'���������'.'���������-. -.*Tr������ff"_ ;    tk..-._j wr   .      L&ce Lsesigit 4HiaW otetui y?r������sp  Every .'baker should'see this new wrapper with the distinctive lace design iii'the'-Vfaxi^:^- ���������  This lace clesign wrap;iS so different from anything eise.  that people comment upon itrag a- matter of interest;'-women  buy. the bread it covers in preference to other loaves* and  dealers feature such bread; as a; quality product in "large  demand.       " " v  The -lace design is wrinkle proof, hiding cracks and folds,  in the paper, keeping the loaf fresh-looking. -     .  ..Bakers arergivtog-a.great impetus to sales by using this  wrapper.  -     Write to-d.ay for samples and prices.  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A 1  3 C  0  E  FC  H  1  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  a  R  S  r  U  W$F ,^?2g      in     t^.jm ��������� S    ���������  w  X Y  Z  A  B <  Z D  E  F  G H  1   J  K  L  M  N  O  P  a  R  S  T  u  V  B    !e������Sm       '^b.   ^^^  '"       1  X  Y Z  A  B  C  0 E  F  O  hi 1  J K  L  M  N  O  P  a  R  s  T  U  V  w  R   W&&   4   uflhat    ���������    m    1  Y  Z,A  B  C  0  E F  G  H  1   J  K L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  s  T  U V  w  x4 Ik.. J m ���������-C-- J  1  Z  a|b  C  O  E  F O  H  1  JJ1  U M  N  O  P  o  R  -S  T  u  V|WX  2] ^uMNflbBdffirafiiri  A  SURE   RELIEF   FOR   WOW!Efti'S  DISORDERS  !������  DAYS'TKEATSfSEKT FREE  Oi-aiifrc Lily-is a certain rehef for aTf disorders of M-omen. It is applied locally and  Is absorbed into the sufCerSsii; tissue. The dead waste matter in. the congested  region  is   expelled giving   Immediate mental  and   physical  relief;   the blop<8  vessels and  nerves  are  toned  and  Strengthened; and ilia circulation Is  rendered normal.      As    this    treatment i"3 based on strictly  acJfinilflo  principles,* and acts on   the actual  location o������ the    disease    It   cannot  help hut   do good   in  alT forms  of  female   trouble's   including   delayed  and   painlul   menstruation,   leucoi-  lioea.   fallinjr   of    the   ���������AvonYb.   "eto.  Price $2.(W pep box(..Avliichlis sum-  cient for one month's treatment. A  Free  Trial Treatment,   enough  foe  10 days, worth 75c. will be sent Free  to   any  suffering  woman  wlio  will  send me her address.  Inclose ? stamps and address, airs. J^ydla W. Ladd. rJept. 31, "Windsor. Ont.  Sold  by Ueadina Druggists Everywhere.  HERE IS THE SECRET MESSAGE. CAN YOU SOLVE IT AND WIN A PRIZE?  MV3 TRMMR RA OFOFZPS TXUUN XAT  NFMXNAFDMXRS RO TRSBH O&ALSC&C  Follow these directions to solve the puzzle.  <1)   MYB In the secret message stands for THE.  (2) Take first letter of secret message. .This Is M. Find It In, top line of chart  above. Move straight down to F. Now from F move to extreme left of  chart. The letter there Is T. This Is the letter you are looking for. Now  take Y. Find It In the top line of chart. Move straight down to F. Then  to extreme left. The letter there la H. This Is the second letter you are  looking, for.  (3) In the snme way find out what each letter stands for, each time going  straight down to F and then to extreme left.  EVERYONE WINS A PRIZE  The entry gaining nearest 500  points will ��������� get ���������he beautiful  Whippet Overland Sedan. Cash  prizes from $300 to $6.00 will  also be awarded to the twenty  next best entries. Besides this  every qualified contestant will  receive a valuable surprise gift.  Be neat and careful. Comply  with the rules.  DO NOT DELAY  Send  your  answer  today.     A������  soon  as the Judges have examined your entry  we shall    notify   you    liow-Kiniiny  points they have awarded you. we shall  then  aok you to show a few Paragon  Products   to  your friends  and  neighbors. T.hat Is all you villi need to do to  qualify your entry and make you eligible for the highest prizes..   For any  further efforts you may make to Introduce  Paragon   Products  we  shall  pay  you   extra.     Send   your   entry   today.  Do not lose this opportunity.  1st Prize Automobile   $1,000.00      Gth Prize Cash   *Z������-������2  2nd   Prlw  Cash     J;���������-���������      ������������*������  ������r'/" %������**      ^-������0,  3rd   Prize Cash          175.00      7th Prize Cash    2b.O0  4th   Pr ������  Cn*"   !!       100.00      8th  Prize Cash      10.00  0th to 21st Prize,  Each ....$5.00  A Valuable Prlzo to Each Qualified Contestant  WSfi^ XE~3S3 OJ\R  $1800 IN PRIZES  We are, giving these magnificent  prizes Just to.further popularize Paragon Products. These products are sold  from mill to consumer from catalogue  and personal representatives. This direct service-to your home, saves you  money and has become extremely  popular. * We wish, however, to "ac--  quaint more people with this service,  so that more homes may tsike advantage of Paragon quality and values.  "GET THE PARAGON HABIT."  There Is a Paragon Product for every  member  of the  family.  RULES OF CONTEST *  1���������Write your answer plainly In Ink.  In the upper right hand corner put the  name of this paper: nleo your name  and address, otntlna whether Mr.,  Mrs., or Miss. Use only one side of  paper putting anything' else you wish  to write on separate jsheet,  2���������Contestants must bo 15 years of  ago or over,  3���������Employees of Paraaon Mills, or  their friends will not; bo allowed' to  compete.  4���������Entries wilt be Judged nncl points  awarded ns follows: 10 points for each  word of tho mciosfifle correctly solved,  making a *ot,������l of WO polntnt for fulfilling tho conditions of tho contest, 70  points; for neatness, style, and general  appearance, 20 points| for hnndwrltlnrj.  10 points. Thus tho hlnhcst number of  points pou������lble to obtain is 500, and  tho nearest to BOO points takes first  prize.  5���������The committee of Judges who will  make the final nward Is composed ot  three gentlemen prominent In the public life of Toronto. They have no connection whatever with thla firm and  1lir.tr service In ihln enntn** nr* r������nr������������ly  voluntary. Their nnmos wisi ho made  known to wavy contestant.  C���������The last day of the con'teufc Is  April 30, Entiloa should be aent at  once.  7���������Each contestant will bo cent a  copy of thfl Pnranon Knitting Catalogue FREE nird will he nnkod to b������������  luot therefrom Eluht DoHtirt/ worlli of  Paragon Product*, t<n Introduce  amongNl   friend*..    Thin   lo not a  sales  ..���������It is easier for the average jnan  to  draw -tho line than it is  for him not  to step over it later.  . Requisite on the Farm. ��������� Kvov>  farmer and'1 stock-raiser should keop-  a atipply oE Dr. Thomas' Eclectrlc Oil  on hand, not only as a ready remedy  for Ills in. the family, tmt "because It is  a horse and cattle medicine of great  potency.- As a substitute for sweet oil  for hordes and cattle affected "by colic  it far sui'E>aBses anything Unit can ho  adiminiaterotl. ' ���������*  Germs Have Their Own Antidote  Germs carry their own antidotes according to Sir Thomas Horder, physician to the Prince of Wales. So, li  a pa-tlent is suffering certain diseases  the proper treatnmt is to glyo him-  more of the germ���������the proper solution.  Tho treatment has shown pai-iicnlarly  good* results in pneumonia and septicemia. ......  Banded Duck 1& Shot  A ban do d female' mallard duck has  been shot at Oalc Lalco, Man., by Whiter Jififiens; The met all plec������i on the  duck's log boro tho number SOOtHO, iirtd  the legend that the biological stirvoy.  department bo notified. ...There 1h no  information' as to whether tho bird  was handed in Canada or thn United  Blatos, but both Ottawa and Washington, D.C., will be notified of t.h<> bird/H  death.  CHAPPED HANDS.  Mln.ard's heals rough and chapped skin ou face or- bunds. Mix  it with sweet, oil. and apply often.  Mlrtard'B Liniment for Colds.  'With hor vaunted Independence, wo  mnit has tints Tar failed to pull 'oK a  saUriCactory wedding without nl. least  one man somewhere In tho background.  S" AWsJSMliJN-rrWi) .offtw   steady   employment and pity weekly to moil  our   complete  and   exclusive   Uuof*   t������f  KlHirajilecd *iHahty, whole ioat. frrr.h  dng-io ord'ei' IroeH and plan!it. Attruc-  five IllUHti'aled Hnimiilos and full co-  opiM-uflon, n money-inalclnu; opportunity, Lull a IV rot burn Nui'Hoiien,  Montreal.  Hacking Coughs  That keep you awake and malte life  miserable are quickly relieved awd  noon disappear under Its healing and  -t!^:: Chamberlain's  25c coc vOii^ii fCCffncoiy  ^ .^iumuinnw������wn)ipiiii)iWHii  ^1.1.!,. ,1.1. !.,������..������  OVCRUAND  \A/HIPP-ET  SEDAN,  LATEST   MODEL  PARAGON &UMI������ ������������ro������ &  n EXTiLE iwSSLLS  Dr.PT. 2A. 10-21   RICHMOND ST. W., TORONTO. ONT.  content. The only ciualirvJnd conilltloin  " unnn    coinplc-kU "    " ~  la   fulfilled    unnri    completion    o1    tlia  opportunity of winning 1% e<iun������.  iHxmriyiii  miijiTiijji  H  iiiiiariliM'iiM'  miiihiiitfllMM't!'*!'  A  'O   INN'UNTOUjst.     HITK1>  for run* ft'**'' Hut <*t lin-''nilo������������t ���������wit������'it������iilt  I   OFi-'lIU  Kitik   i'r������ii'  ���������������<lvt<,������:,' 'J'HimV" 14i������.ij������;*c!,v  <Jum-  ptiny, ln<<Ti������ntlr������nnl  Patent Atwurnoj-a, ZTA  venule Wi.,  miiiwit.  iiiiki miinir ���������ii >yiiiiii>iii;������iiiii hum ' 'Hi ; "���������";" ;"������������������������ V"'111.1,1' ",���������"������"*  W.    N.    U.       ikil  IN IfUftE IIMK MmS HMD VM \* !��������������������� *"������  l'������l������rtli>iln>(-lii>������������, 11 ������������*��������� M������<c������l>i������������.Sk������lij I'umul  TmhIiiiuH, Mwinnfing. M������n(-nl������������ni������.������le. l>ifW������������.  I.willl ������ll������Mnll������ll M������|������IHilC������MM>t������ Wliw, AIMfl-  ������������������>������.ll'.u������i|>������������i,l'"ln,j|.i.i. Noti^oi"*MMlMi'f.  Mn������i������ll������i.li������<i'������r������������l������������.  domimioh matui w tammm  V,,J.T������������,*i������.<<>������������M������i>.'*������u l>n* I (IT Vw* !������������������*���������  u  fcjMU  Mm  "a*ntiiiii  WMm  ���������mm*������v������mmm V,  ,-   '  *&>^  THE   BBYIEWr- GEESTOST,   B%   a  Italian Women Are  .Barred From Office  M.l^.l.wl^b..  beeps in  labor of s������wirng.    Von can home dye  ������3d .sires Jets j ast as good as She professional d}'ersl *~     *    *>-  The secret of perfect home dycEng  (tinting, too,} is to use real dye. Diamond Dyes are true dyes; they dye  true, even colors and tint m beautiful  tones. And -so easy K> use! Any kind  of goods���������right over other colors. Dye_  your curtains and othes fuenisbingSa  too.  FREE: ask any druggist for the Diamond Dye Cyclopedia. Valuable suggestions, simple directions. Piece-  goods color samples. Or, write for big  IHustrated book Color Craft to DIAMOND DVES, DeptKl2, Windsor,  Ontario,  _ j descent light    through   the  For Sore Throat; that had no*been joanaa'a-  evenings  The   "old.   woman'  la  New  Rulihg  By a decision made in the Ministry  of Internal Affairs, Italian women have  been definitely cut. off from all partici-  paiion in the* political life -of- the ������a-  ���������tion.  It now" rules, in fact, that -women are  fin*     AlSnrllhlA     <**������������������    +*ia     ms*~+     ������������*>     ���������pfxfJi5^;fr.  The Pod'estas are the Italian ecniiva-  lent of Mayors, except that they are  T ���������    f. _        ^      -���������������!,-. appointed, by the National4-Government  .a^^^yn^'i^SS^.!1^?**  of being elected  by  popular  ou-u-fage.  The -women's suffrage movement  has undergone strange vicissitudes .under Mussolini's Government in Italy.  First he granted the women the right  to veto in municipal elections which  was generally interpreted as the first  step toward granting them suffrage in  political ejections. No sooner had this  law been enacted than the adqption of  tho-system, by Podesta, suppressing  municipal elections, deprived the women of "their newly acquired right to  vote.  The "recent ruling by the Ministry  of Internal Affairs rob them also of  the right of becoming heads * of muniei-  J palities which they had won-when they  j were granted the municipal suffrage.  who   faced  the  Rub throat nod chest! glri y^tlx the swagger stick inside the  wash VleSja: cava-wit n     .v.   .     .     .. .   .  .    .  ���������warm flaantl.  Its  drao  naiiway, migut- nave Deen, were  double direct action   she not so frankly frowsy, a replica  (inhaled and absorbed! , ���������* *���������<- . -     ������-,-. -     ^ ���������>  of Mrs. Adams.   She once had been on  brinso welcomo relte������,  VapoRus  ^itiiii   i-DljSTE.5iBfaa  Keep^your horses working with  "'sirOHH'S." Standard remedy tor 32 yeu-fsvjor Distemper,  Strangles, Iraflueiraa, Coughs tan4  Colds. Give to. sick and those exposed. Give'-SPOHN'S" for Dog Distemper. Sold byyour druggist. IE not.  order from vu>. Two sizoa*. large and  ���������mall. Writo (or freset bonblot on di<Maa*s.  firdgSH fHEBICRl rSG.S������?t 23 GOSHEN. IHD.  HORSES  MULES  'A/1  kMribs ft HEW for IS cts!  *������  .*?**%  ^smi^ci^gmanacxpu^aifeimjtffss qjt snB^ffi^pzryofAs&swf  .    Copyright 2925 by ������bX..GATBS  Published by arrangement ������vlth   Fi?s& ..National   Pictures^   fne������  Joanna gave, him more directions  through her speaking tube. He-stopped  just^, byond a' corner and opened the  cabriolejL. door.-*  "It is thei fourth, house froxo. nere on  this sljle," Joanna explained. "You  will recognize it by the sign at the side  of the door. It reads 'John Wilmore,  "architect." There'll be an old woman  with a rag tied around her head come  to the door���������if any of the children ans-'  ���������wer'you tell them to get the old woman, she's~ the landlady. She's all  right, if she doesn't think you're san  officer come to take her in for having  a flower pot or something on the fire  escape. If she does she'll slam the  door in your face, so you'd better stick  this bill in her hands as soon as she  sees you. Then she'll tell you if Mr.  Wilmore is in. If he is give her another bill and tell her to keep her  mouth shut about the inquiry. If he  ! isn't tell her that I'm coming in to talk  to her." L.  the stage. The flood-gates of her wondrous memories were ever at the point  of lifting. -Between her and* "John's  girl" barriers had broken down forever  when Joanna, who on more than one  occasion sat through an evening with-  Johifln his workroom, trying as best  she could to fathom the , things he  talked about, made her come in and  recount the triumphs of old with its  curtain calls and its jealousies and  marvelous romances. Joanna admitted  to John, at that time, that she would  much rather hear his landlady's monologue than listen to him rave about  gargoyles and such- musty things.  --  The landlady was convincingly dramatic when she identified "John's  girl" in 'the radiant vision which  smiled so sweetly at her. There was",-  even, thrilling drama in her elaborate  service", to the code that "asks no questions and gets no snubbing." She sneas-  IIVAil Taot������*������������ ���������Pf*y*%-y-ft cimnt4 1-3-f+l **. Vt r������ ���������#��������� +*x  L**.**^V4       ������J 1-W*LJ.MJL���������A,      XAVU1       0JLL*b������lfJk ������*      **Ul.-lV>      **tM*W       *UV  smart,- sapphire-buttoned* suedes, and  reached her own conclusions over tho  swagger stick, hut she said, only:  "Of course you can, Miss. You can  go right in. Mr. John's been gone since  breakfast. He isn't been doing much  work o? late, It seems, because he!s  seemed kind of restless like/'  For some mysteriqus reason the  landlady's gaze rested on the sapphire  slipper buckles, as if" the depths of  them contained the explanation of her  lodger's -sudden idleness.  CTo be continued)  CHikPTEH. XVIII. Continued -  "When the hilarious, guests, sooner of  them frankly Etoisterovts, began to reassemble into their original groupings  and say their good nights, Joanna's  gorgeous    gown    was  i Yvonne's boudoir. Then Joanna, in  her jtight fitting pajamas and transparent, rolled down boudoir socks, obeyed  Yvonne's command that she run along  for at least two hours of sleep.    She  crushed herididn't s,ee������- however, but sat in her  shimmering hair fluffed, and. her face ? canopIed bed- her knees drawa *���������������> 3ier  sparkling. The night had been like"*1"11 iestin������ oa them. Martha, her own  wine to her, and sh was vital with tne;J:nald' f<mnd her sittla^ there on the  stimulus of it. Dor-minster-wanted to| uamussed coverlets which were just  linger aft his parting, but she mocked !af thejr had been turned, down the  at him. When she saw that his face^Srtt before- the warm sunlight bath-  clouded she was prettily penitent and las h6r fi*^ure and making a say cap  .������<��������������� f.im fe������- l^rwi +r. ih������������    n>n -pr^-n������. i rice of -^er   gold   brown   head.   Th������  worth she    was    more    serious.    She  looked uip at him rather shyly.  "You know." he said, "I am taking  a very marvelous memory with met"  gave him her hand to kiss..   To Kenil-  L��������� VL uvtr   e������m    Drowi1    *ea_a-    Tb*  pearls which had been her only jewel-  ,-"*    W. IifcU*������*^*AU   I3U11    eAi.S{.C3Xjl^Vt    CWIPU.JL1U    JJl-wX  throat.  ^A. flower that had remained  ! pinned  to  her  dress  throughout  the  "Be good to it," was all the comfort <!evening'was   crushed   01������   the   floor;  Joanna saw    Martha    come    in,    but  looked at hoir  blankly for  almost  a,  Have you heard  &h&nt Peps 3 Peps is a  scientific  preparation pus  np in pestllle form, whlcfe  'Xeotive     treatsient     for ~~ eoBgltg.  coltlss cheat and throat trbnjjl'sa^  -Pepa cptitslix G&eXnin   iaefficlBel  5sgred?������afts,   which,   -wfeen  ������a-^v������������ <LM*%r iw'Uaw.'C*    torn into Taper, and are fcreaifeea  down the air passages to tho  Irmars.. On their JoKraey, they  seotfee the Inflaiaed and irritated  membran^B of iis������ us-oucbIhI tuira-s^  the delfcate- -walls of the afr paa-  sapres, &n& finally enter and carry  srelleS shS-Jiealisg1 to the !������rag3s  While so JlqvM e������r solid can set  to the lungs and. air passages,  these Peps inenes get there direct,  and  Jveallrsf?  ������o^imencesa  Cut    esd *Sfiila  serous St tb������ lutate and date of this  *pap������v, nad. mail - It <wltn. le. ������ta-mp  to *������}S3r smlmsm,- ���������BoslBrff*** *������- &������&m * Oo^  . Toronto. A tram trial -pfccSrd-Ji -will  ������*ea-a - %m ���������������&-{; - tqvu ' ��������� 4Uf Or-affslsta  and vtoraa ~ttmH S������������prs, 25 o "bo-e.  A stone weighing 36 tons was lifted  by the waves and thrown "completely,  over a" breakwater during a gale In the  Bay of Biscay.    ' -    *  For the Aged  RF.������&!N!7H  ������he worald give him.  Yvomne was confessedly weary. "I  always shudder at the sight of the  debris after a'night-like this," she informed Joanna when  the  last; guest  minute before she comprehended her.  Then she curtly ordered her bath.  j   Brandon had arranged with her for  had gone merrily on his way. "Shall j the visit, that day, to Eggleston at his  we go inp stairs to my room. We can ! home on the Avenue. They planned  talk it all over, for a while.   A party I for Joanna to pick Brandon up at his  must.be talked about before one goes  to bed, you know."  They talked until" the sun broke into  WIFE TO BED  Suffered So She Could Not  Walk,   Restored to Health  by Lydia E. PinlcIiamV  Vegetable Compound  Minestng, Ontario. ��������� "I am a practical nurse atid I recommend Lydia  B. PMtham'sVegetable Compound to  sull'eriing women. For three montlis  I was almoHt helpless and could not  Bit at the table long enough to drink  u cup of. tea. Marty a time my husband ���������carried me to bod, I would bo  ho woialc. Th������n he road in the paper  of a woman aulfednff as 1 did -who  j;ob better a:ftar taking; tho Vegetable  CJompouncl, an lie went and got it for  mo. When. I had taken three bottles  I wnfi: juHfc like a now woman, mid  have hud splendid health oVor bItico.  When I f.e������il any boarinpr-down pains  I always tnko it; Momettmes a half  bottlo ot' -whabover I need, It is my  only Bitieclietnot and I have bold many a  one about it. Any ono -wa-ntinjr to  know nnoro about Lydia 13, Pinkham's  Vo-potubld Conipound, I will gladly  write to her. I do all I wan to roc-  omnwnrt it for T feel I own mx-rlSfe  and ntren-ath to it." ������������������ Mrs. Nhal  BovvHBit, K.K, 1, Mmesing;, Ontario.  Bo yon fool broken-down, nervous,  nntl woak pomotimen? Bo you have  tliia horrid feclin-r of fear which &ome-  timofl cotm<iH to women wSa-eHS thov are  nob vwksIIY Lydia E. Pinkham's v������k-  etablrw Compound it\ oxco)llent to take  at au*h at, tlm<&. It alwajra h������1pfl������ and"  if taken r/o>f?ularly and poroistently  yyM trH^v^ this cornlItion; ��������� * "0  w,  asr.  u.    awi  own office In a downtown skyscraper,  and drive him, in her new and. smart  cabriolet, to the Eggleston mansion.  This appointment had been for one  o'clock, as they were to lunch with the  banker. The cabriolet, with its chauffeur in gray that matched the silken  loveliness within, drew up.in front of  Yvonne's shortly after eleven. Joanna,  soft and graceful and elegant in beautiful fox trimmed - mole, a little black  hat pulled down over her eyes, and  carrying a pliant swagger stick in her  hand, tripped lightly down the steps  atid into her car. Martha had turned  her out quickly to make It.possible  Cor lior to moot her car so soon arter  eleven. Yet thdro was,, nothing ot  drowsiness In her faco or her eyes.  She was alert, vibrant, and confident  of Wio supremo perfections of'her.atf-  poaranco.  Sho made hor driver put his hoad  Inside the door while sho gavo him  Instructions���������orders that seemed explanations and ropotillon.  The car did not go down the Avenue  In tho swiftly moving panorama of  other smart cabriolots, toward tho  olllca building whero Brandon, later  would bo waiting for her. Instead It  turned Into ono of tho drab atroots,  also avenues but only in name, and  moved swiftly between tho pillars of  Iho uLovatod railroad into neighbor*  hoods moHt vlfdted by delivery and  1'iolRht vans. It camo at last to a cross  street which plorcod a district of tena-  monts of l.hu bettor gjrado���������old dwellings made into furnished rooms and  ! cramped houft-okoftiilng- fiatfi; m-heh the  kind of homois as that which had been  JoaFvhVy  nt  Mrr������,   .rtdarnn*,  Tho chauffeur   ������canned   tho   houuu  mumbc-rH, many of which were hidden.  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Such an Imposing car seldom invaded  that neighborhood and its placid company of ghosts of the days when the  streets of home and not mere sleeping  quarters.      * y  The slim, elegant figure that few  patrons of a silk counter would have  recognized, smiled at the "urchins,  pushed through, them, and entered,  dazzling, into the depths of the house  where John had found for himself a  tiny sleeping room and another, a  larger one, with the precious north  light, which he could turn into Nhls  workroom. ���������'"  During the days John served at his  apprenticeship with tho firm of architects who provided him his necessary  training. His talents were recognized.  A bright future was prodlctedk for him.  But, so far, John's returns had been  indeed meager���������as is the usual condition of the student of a difficult profession. If, at times, Foreman, Van  Brent & Qraig were dubious of"'their  young John Wilmore, it was because  ho was Inclined to bo rt dreamer. 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McDonald, 28  McMnrrlch St.  Golden Medical Discovery is put up  m Dr. Pierce'a Laboratory m Bridge-  UiU'g, Gn.l., uiid M'Su by .itl til liK8'**r**������  ill  both   tablets   and   liquid.     Send    Dr.  Pierce lUc H you wiah a trial pkfr���������  a  a  I  l TON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston. B.C.  Subscription : $2.50 a year in advance.  ������3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. Hayes, Editor and Owner,  CRESTON.   B.C.,   FRIDAY.   JAN. 7  ff  rnsn*r &wi i tun  rnun dCLURS!  B* ohcharoist  j  Under the heading, "Compulsory Cooperation," the Version News, in Its issue of December 16th, published the  following:���������  "The executive of the B- C. F. G. A;,  met representatives of the Associated;  Growers, the Independent shippers and  the Minister of Agriculture, to discuss  marketing. The original plan did not  call for a gathering of this nature as  the project-has not yet taken definite  form. However, a somewhat" lengthy  discussion arose around the resolution  put forward by the Associated, which  was as follows:  ""���������Whereas under the competitive  system of" marketing traits that has  hitherto obtained in British Columbia,  the grower has not received for his  produce sufficient to pay the costs of  production and his own costs of living,  " 'And whereas the chief reason for  the poor returns received from fruits  has been the internal competition,  which has prevented orderly marketing of the products.  tne sen erne, may perhaps be worked  out. This Is the present plan of the  Department of Agriculture as indicated officially after the compulsiry cooperative scheme, drafted before, Jbad  met   with  emphatic  opposition   from  4Uu^;ptiMUCALb    ft.* Uil>   ������*������*. unvi J������    1/1.    UUO    XSA<Qfr*  nagan Valley.  "The new scheme which Is being put  into the form of proposed legislation  for presentation to the legislature  shortly after it meets, is designed to  prevent disastrous price cutting, or  "bcottcsgiag" by a minority of growers to. the disadvantage -of the agricultural industry as a whole. In brief,  it provides for the creation of an all-  powerful^ committee in any district  wbica votes icr the plan, this committee to control prices and arrange  marketing.  "The  Okanagan  fruit    Industry,  ot  in regard to agreements a-s to minimum prices and distribution of pro  ducts affected:,  "And be It further resolved:  "That in -our opinion all parties concerned with the marketing ot any  farm commodity likely to be affected  by the proposed ^legislation, should be  given an opportunity to stats their  views before the agricultural COmmit-  ta  **<*    4<T&������.*     l������.rt*n1rt4  ~ IS A       ljf       r^KMiu;  of the fruit jtowsts and the Provincs  as a whole, whose prosperity -will be  adversely affected it a profitable fruit  growing industry is not maintained,  that the Minister of Agriculture be respectfully surged to introduce legislation at the next session of the House,  providing means "whereby producers of  any primary commodity may be com-  binecLas a unit for marketing purposes  upon a reasonable majority-- of such  producers expressing by ballot a preference for sueh. method of marketing."  Contracts and Resolutions  . In  the  same  issue  of  the Vernon  News, a letter was published over the  q*i orr-fco *fr-it vex   <vP"    T^Wi-v*.    XC fxi o������tf-v������  course, is $ae first objective of the  scheme* It is proposed that if 80 per  cent, of the growers in the Okanagan.  Valley favor the arrangements, a com*  mittee thoroughly representative of  the fruit industry and -made up of the  leading cmen of the Associated Growers and of the Independents would be  formed to supervise marketing generally. All growers in the valley, whether they are a<iiw members of the Associated or-saaisstiGn, or of the organized independent group, or even if  they are independent of any organization, would have to sell according to  the prices set by the marketing committee. "    ': ���������  The committee would keep in close  touch with Canadian and world fruit  demands, and govern the price of fruit  so as to benefit the entire industry,  prevent glutting of markets and make  impossible price cutting.  "Other details of the committee's  operations have yet to-be worked out  but It is planned to give it sweeping  powers so that it may exercise a general supervision of ail marketing. Its  chief function, however, would be to  fix fruit prices and to decide what  Quantity of fruit should be reserved  for the Canadian market and what exported." ���������"'  The Pentictosi View  The reason for this state of affairs  is best, indicated by a further article  printed in The Province. The matter  *������rtjj*gr{jnofl tn this .articl*9. Is of so much  importance that no apology is offered  for quoting it at some length.  "Fenticton,  Dec.  28.���������'Representing  the fruit growers of Penticton district  and the majority of the packing and  AOM-b***, ���������*���������*������������������* ^-*       ������J������������-      W4^U.      * J. IHWfcVMj  himself one of the large ^growers or  the Okanagan, who" was president of  the Vernon Fruit Union in 1923, and  was appointed Vice-President of the  Board of the Associated in June, 1925.  While all of this letter does not bear  on Compulsory Co-operation, the entire letter is Quoted, as follows:  "In their letter, which appeared  in.your last issue, the Associated Growers state that a new contract must  necessarily be issued before tne present one expires and that the report re  the possibility of bringing about legislation to provide for compulsory cooperation was not inspired by them.  "Ffeeg to point out that the present  contract, cannot expire. It is continuous. The growers, however, have the  right to cancel it every five years. Any  grower, w.ho does not give notice of  cancellation before the 1st of ufarch,  1928, will certainly render himself liable to another 'five years' hard, without the option." I cannot believe that  the Associated are ignorant of this  fact though I know many growers are.  " T beg to point out also that,  while It is probably true that the Associated did not inspire the report referred to they are inspiring the action,  for the Directors passed a resolution  on the 2nd ult., approving of compulsory co-operation and of asking the  government to pass legislation to enforce it. At the same time, though,  they decided, I am Informed, that the  Associated should not appear publicly  as sponsors for the movement. It is,  of course, axiomatic, and requires no  demonstration that the prospects for  such legislation, should It ever, unfortunately, reach the Bouse In concrete  form, would be greatly improved if it  could be made to appear that the demand for it had arisen spontaneously  amongst the growers at large rather  than as the result of propaganda by  the officers of the company to benefit  by its enactment.'"  Greston's Action  In the issue of the CroBton Review,  December 31st, Is printed a resolution  that was passed by Creston Co-operative Fruit Exchange, which has the  status of a local of the Associated  Growers of B. C, Ltd. Commenting on  this resolution the Review states:  "With a very slight alteration this  resolution is the same as one discussed by representatives of the B. C.  Fruit Growers' Association; Associated Growers of B.C., and independent  whipping orgnnlzntlono, at a mooting  hold in Vancouver during apple show  week early this month."  It would appear therefor that tho  rosolutlon brought forward by the Associated and quoted above, has boon  sent to their various locals throughout  tho province for approval.  Changed Policy Likely  On the exact date that Creaton passed this rcHolutfon, an obviouttly inspired article was sent out from Victoria  and liubllnhed In the Vancouver Province, under tho aub-houdlng "Now  Measure Would Replace Compulsory  Co-operation.*'  Hero, In part, 1b tho Victoria don-  putch:  "Victoria. Doc. 22.���������BrltlHh flolum-  bhi  f'.,':rie������ltur!������tK  will not- hnvc. ec:r.  ^~a '~" ley, 250 delegates attended a meeting  in Steward's Hall, at the call of the  local branch of the British Columbia  Fruit Growers Association.  "Following a two hours debate on  the points "of variance in connection  with the marketing of fruit, and the  ee c������ the segisiatura when tne measure is under review by that body, but  that the -Legislature sa Its- deliberations should be guided by the consideration that In. this matter the Interests of the producers of farm commodities are of paramount concern, while  the interests of those ensssed is the.  business of fruit selling "for the purpose of making personal profits only  are but incidental thereto."  About Contracts  JilVtjry    iiuu   ut    uie    Mr*3Ui,i*ilXru.   *6bOiiU-  tion is significant, first of all because  Pentlcton is an Associated stronghold  and secondly because It represented  the practically unanimous opinion of  such a large body, and last and most  important of ail, because both the premises laid down and the body of the  resolution itself Is so sanon at variance ' with :th������ .Jdsas ������xprsssed in. the  original Associated resolution which  had for Its object compulsory co-operation. -���������;-���������'    _ /  Thus within a period of a few days  has occurred' the spectacular rise aa&  what appears to be the rather flat  finish of compulsory co-operation.  If the Penticton meeting means, the  defeat of the compulsory Idea and nothing more, growers are to be /coa-  gratulated. If it means a defeat of the  Associated Growers at : the hands . 61  their own members, that will weaken  their prestige,' then, the matter Sseecta*  es one of grave concern....������  No greater'calamity could befall the  Growers of. British Columbia than the  permanent weakening of the co-opera---  tive plan of marketing. A strong cooperative, working oh right economic  principles is absolutely essential, fro  the welfare of the fruit industry arid  with a change in its objective and a  basic change in its method of opera-  tionthe Associated is in a position to  almost at once assume its rightful, position as the big factor in making the  fruit growing industry of British Columbia "a success.  In* spite ot the fact that the men at  the -head of the Associated have been  chasing after the false gods of "com-  fact that the basis under which the  business has been operating is wrong,  the Associated. Growers of B. C. has  accomplished great things and is still  capable _ of becoming the wonderful  success it was intended to be .and  should he.    Its  system of  brokerage  told that his troubles were due to too  much competition.  OSBUUOU3U   avrolMU.l.l'UUIS  Sf^VU.   WllU   MX*S  preamble "Whereas under the -competitive system- of marketing:, etc." Forgetful of the fact that the (five year  contract made competition both Impossible and unnecessary. The Co-operative has not been standing uv in  competition with the Independent  simply because St has not 'bsssi -competing. Not competition, mil the absence of it has caused ������U the trouble. Consider the'effect upeb. the Associated if they *new that failure to  stand up against competition meant  loss of tonnage. Consider the effect  upon the independents if they knew  that they had to face co-operative  competition without the protection of  the umbrella.  Elimination of, the long term contract will bring aaout a natural adjustment of tonnage that will place  all shippers, both independent and cooperative on the same footing and  moreover wiH place them, hy healthy  competition, in a position where their  objective would have to be 100 per  cent, efficiency-  Not by listening to and following  the advice of missionary spell-binders  and politicians, not l>y legislation or  compulsion will come success but by  tha appointment - of tnen with, courage  to cancel all contracts and get down  to business. /  SOVEHNMEHT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Sale of Ci&trac Tractors  i ' ' ���������    at N&isQ?������  Quotations will be. reef ived by the  undersignt-cl tip till noon, Wednesday,  January 12, 19557, for the purchase of  two Cletrac Tractors at Nelson, B.C.  f������ Further nHtrticulors may b@ obtained  from Mr * Win. Ramsay. District  En'srineef, Nflson. B.C.  Tne   highest- or   any   tender   not  necessarily accepted.  JAMES PATTERSON,  Pssrohasinf?; Agent.  Parliament Buildings,  ,  Victoria, B.C., Dec; 15, 1926.  ft  enure shock going ac  THIRTY Per *Cent OFF  A  CREST  GEO. K. K3EEJL.Y  proposed legislation to  compel co-op- houses established .������n the prairies* its  erativa pooling, a resolution was pass=  ed with only two dissentients, favoring the Introduction of a bill into  parliament for the formation of a  board of control, which will be representative of all .parties, and whose  duty it will be to fix prices while leaving every organization free to sell in  whatever, market it desires.  "'The motion proposed by S. W. Defoe and seconded "by "W. G. Baskin,  reads: '"Whereas Hon. 3D. D. Barrow,  provincial minister of agriculture, in  recent public addresses has drawn attention to the need for the establishment of a marketing system for farm  products that would ensure producers  a living and a reasonable return, on  their investments, and  "Whereas the minister has stated  that, the low return farmers are receiving for produce makes it inadvisable to place additional settlers on the  lands in British Columbia, and, y  "���������Whereas agriculture stands second  in pol,nt of productive value amongst  the basic industries^ off the province,  and, -*  "Whereas many millions of money  invested by the government and municipalities in Irrigation systems and reclamation projects and by private individuals in lands, orchards and equipment, are imperilled by existing unsatisfactory marketing methods, we, the  fruitgrowers of the Pentlcton district  approve of the announcement made  by the minister that he proposes to- ask  the Provincial Legislature to enact a  law dealing with marketing, to be framed with the purpose of assuring a  greater degree of stabilizing of prices,  and more orderly marketing of the various kinds of farm products through,  one controlling body.  "And be it further resolved:  "That whereas legislation framed  with the purpose of compelling all  growers to ship their products through  one co-operative selling organization  would be certain to meet with strong  opposition, both on tho part of growers  and members of the Legislature and  would, In all likelihood, be tested In  the courts on tho score of lack of Jurisdiction of the legislature, to *.ho  groat tliaturbanco of any branch of  agriculture  affected, and,  "Whereas all but approximately 10  per cent, of the fruit marketed during  the present selling season has been  sold through the co-operatlvo efforts  of existing selling agencies, co-opom-  tive and Independent, and,  "Whereas, a largo majority of both  grower������ and celling ugoncies, as well  an t.hn provincial frnlt enmmlfiflionor  for tho prairie provinces and prairie  dealers aro of. the opinion that control  of tho 10 por cent, of uncontrolled  fruit would go a long way towards t3to  solution of our present difficulties, wo  are ot tho opinion tlu������t legislation to  bo submitted to the legislature should  make provision for tho creation of a  board of control, or committee of direction, on whlnh nil welling agencies  , WGU.M  b������   C0314P������,!������Cd   Ul   lUVV<������  ir'ipKltfoiU-  pulsory eo-opemtloii after all but, In- tation, such body to be governed Siy  ������������������tiTid, a wyBtcm of price fixing by a regulations providing severe- ponnllsa*  roprom-mlatlvo committee In every lino | tlon ot any of Its members failing to  of production which chooses to adopt obrsorva Its decisions and ruling, both  well developed methods of ���������shipping  and packing;* the excellent Tepiitation  built up for itSj product are factors  which make success within reach of  the Associated. :  Success will come not by eliminating  competition but by fostering competition; not by controlling the growers  by long-term contracts but by enabling the growers to control tltsSr' business as they rightfully should by not  placing themselves or their product  under contract to anyone.  Much has been said about the Associated umbrella. Constructed to  stand all storms, covered absolutely  weather-proof with five-year contracts,  its circumference has -been ample to  cover not only the Independents but  the Associated employees, while the  all-wet co-operative grower has been  ne sm&ifr*  m  s  -as ������  AW ML &j^& A1  HJIKTlUPjrUUI Jk ,_ _   _  -. TjTRir qur'  biiAMRGCK PORK SAUSAGE  An economical dish, easy to serve. ���������  Shamrock Brand HAM, BACON ana LARD  GLENDALE CREAMERY BUTTER  Government graded, highest quality.  FRESH and CURED FISH  all varieties.  Choicest BEE*, PORK/MUTTON, VEAL9 LAMB  BLRNS* IDEAL POULTRY FOOD  increases eg-g production and produces better poultry.    Buy the best.  Col der Weather  We have prepared for coming colder weather.    See our  CONSISTING* OF  Stag Shirts, Sweaters, Mackinaw Coats.    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L.toMriayriite^itAt^^ irii^^iBi^^ftilaitoti(tf(^&Mfaiitft,ia' *^������^������������^'>>i****^.  ^^UJ,^A^.^t������i^U.-i^,.iU,,  J^^^.^^u^^^^P.fcj^,adfah^itka t.^"  *OTS CBfiSTOB  BERTIE1??  OIltPftariftM^'  ins  1  0  P  y3ya j  &  . -Creston ttigh SSshesi -  J  Jta ISsi a commission was appointed  to conduct a survey of Education in  British Columbia, and to submit;.������ report on t,h.e condition of affairs, along  with /recommendations "they thought  aefceseary. The coBnmsesIcto was at  work over a year and took care to es-  aszjine a!! parts of the province. The  ��������� findings and recommendations are included in a large volume of 550 pages.  My articled will have to doaiitiosfc entirely with these recommendations;  the reasons why they were made.-aed  the benefits that should follow if they  were put in to practice. -,  -  Sdacaiion and Jveiarai Ehipoiopmbtti  One of the greatest ecnsUIerciticns Ss  the arrangement or discussion of an  educ&ft'onss* -J3,r,osr*,-a-Q2 ������h "tfew*-- **f tho  u&turai ue^elopment ox the child.  There are several periods in that development -which can he definitely  noticed vshen Jbhey are in progress,  though seldom can a specific divisional  two headings:   1. The  older   idea of  education was & rigid training of the  mind to develop certain faculties.' For  example, it was believed that \t a boy  became expert at solving arithmetical  problems he tposbIcI "k������  miseh  better  able to solve the complicated problems  of business or industry.   ltwa������ believed ttisfc his * 'faculty" of reason Was developed.       According. ..to . the   newer,  ideas education is a traiainsf along the  Bines that are going to be useful to the  hoy.   If the is to jbe,a" factory manager*  he needs a certain amount of.arithme-  tac but he also needs ������r> great deal of  other training in other subjects.    He  needs   to  I^arn the intricate proces  high schoo Icoursa ever enter Univer|  sity this seems to be- an obvious error  in organization.  Qlfc is an understood -thing-.that a  certain percentage of the school population attend school till the age of 15  yeais and then drop out mainly for  the reason that the law says they cannot leave till that age...It. is also a  recognized fact that souie do not intend, of are not tble, to go through  high schoo! and that some do not  intend or are sot able to undertake  University work. So we find thaw  about 40 per cent, stop at the end of  the first year of high school ncr-maliy  reached at the   age of 15.   About 66  STEERS ESTRAY  Strayed from the underigned. three  steers coming 3 years. Brand ok right  ribs SS and button in right ear; two are  red J and white; one is blue and  white- IBeward 'to past-fey giving infos usatiors leading to recovery-. JOHN  SPRATTb Creston,     ,  CO  OameJT.to^sny premises on av about  November 25&b,- roan cow, EdT with  haBf-circie brand on right skl?i about 8  years old. Owner can have same ou  proving 'isroj^rtyjsnd paying all expenses.  JAS. DAVIS, Creston.  ses of marketing* of tariffs and  busi- jjper cent.' do   not complete the   high  ness principles. s The old theory said- school course and of those who ao, not  another. The periods are: 1. Infancy  ���������from birth to about 5 or 6 years,   2.  >������)hi!dhcod������������fro!ss  infancy to about 12  'years. ' 3. Adolesence���������from childhood to about 17 ox-18 years or maturity. During'each of these periods cer.  vaiii iiiBbiiiviAj, are more; prouiinenc  whan, others and emy method ofeduca-  tibja can be most effective 'by playing  oh these"enjotions and native tendencies. The school organization should  adapt itself to the child development.  la British Columbia this development has -not -been observed and. consequently,, there are noticeable violations of sound rules.   As now orgamz-  <e<3   fiiilfk   nnhSSe "*?C;*OOls   5?S?0*?ids   fo*T    S  -Qormal child from the age of 6 to 14  -years, and the high school is from 15  to 18 years. With normal progress  and without delays a child should  enter high school at the age of 15 and  leave at 18* These divisions'a^e saot i*a  keeping with the natural periods of  the child's development. At 12 years  the child normally undergoes a .radical  change, and from then till 15 years requires a new curriculum and a new!  method of teaching to give new interests and deuelop new powers,, To -cope  with this demand the ecmrcltesjoaVec-, raeomnwnda  ommends a new school, callec? the  Junior High, or Intermediate, or  Middle school.  that to tram a boy for a position drill  him in complicated but useless .subjects. The new theory says that the  way������to train a boy for a job is to let  him work at the job; just as the way to  learn to swim is to swim, Ijet us give  a specific example. The old theory  advocated the learning of Latin in  order to'increase theja&deretandiug of  English. It iff true that a number off  our Words are derived from the Latin,  but if the same time were devoted to  'the learning of English the same final  result would be achieved and the cum  abGut  5  per cent attend  point be found between one period and l^bersome and useless declentions and  conjunctions would'not have to be  mastered. The new theorylsays that  the best way tor learn S2n������r?Iish Is to  study Ehiglish.  So we will assume then that Education for the most part is" to be specific.  Most-of the things pupils will learn  will be of use either'at the time or in  later life. There must, isowever, be  son*:* subjects that have no value in  actual dollars and cents, but rather  have a valne in making it possible for.  the pupil to enjoy the better things of  life. Love of good literature would be  an example of such a subject.  The Why of Education then is two-  auiu, .&��������� sw g/uss usa ce Sne stua^Db  directly in life situations-either immediately or in later years. 2. For the  increased appreciation of the best  things oflife. _  more than  TT������-������ ? ���������������;���������������a? *��������� -r-  Those who drop out duiing the 3  years course, or who do not attend  University (about 5 per cent, of those  who begin high"'school work) are eiv-  en partial training, for. University  work, hut no training ~ whatever along  the practical lines they will have to  follow when they leave* school. The  survey recommends the Middle school  to fill this very need. It will give-  training in the tool subjects to ail,  training"*in -vocational Work to those  who stop at 15 or at IS, and- preparation for University for those who are  capable and desirous ofA going to  University. - -   * -  Part two will have to do with Tests  and Measures, and the new Examination.    .  -\  What Shall we Tameh  Certain subjects that--are found in  all educational - systems are called  "tool" subj-'Cts. These include such  essentials as Elementary Arithmetic,  English, Beading, Speaking and Spelling; a minimum* of History, Geography, Civics aracMIygiene. The survey  that' stress be laid oxi  these. This will not involve a^ great  deal of change from the present aud  these subjects are being dealt with  now   by the   public  schools.    In the  The Middletechool is regarded as one t    ������     , 1.1. ^  of the nsosfc fliprateiit of all the ree-!8300"^^ Bch?������^  &������wever. changes  ommendations  of  the  survey and j | ^ recommended.     The present high  shall later devote a special section toP*        /u���������?ulura   ������   arranged^witb  Some end in view.   It is a preparasjon  "I for University, and  for nothing /else.  that subject.  The Why and What of Modem  Education    ':   -  A consideration of modern educa  tlon might be summed up "under these  The final high school examination is  accepted as University entrance. In  view of the fact that not more than  % pec c-enl;.  of those who begin the  full  N  emctoiis  OT only <Jo the  people of Brit-  i s h   Columbia  get purity in Beers���������  made by the Amalgamated Brewers, but-  British Columbia beers  are rich, fait bodied, zestfut  beers, delicious and healthful!  McDonald    ������   McDonald,    Analytical  Chemists  of  Vancouver*" and  Victoria,  after testing the Beers recently* declared  same of excellent quality.  Convince yourself of the above and���������  --order a  case today  ��������� from Government Liquor Store.  JStaudfast Club Officers  Such satisfactory service was rendered by the 1926 oSScerrs of the Boys  Standfast Club of the Presbyterian  Church that they have all been reelected to serve fdr another year, as  follows:  President���������Prank Morrow,  * Vice-Frasident���������Haroid  McLrren.  ' Secretary���������Arthur Speers.-  Treasurer���������Herbert Coulitig.  The club starts the new year with a  memberseip of thirteen and will have  the usual two meetlnes each -month:  one of which is for. study and the  other for work. For 1927 the boys are  looking forward to taking instruction  in basketry from their superintendent. Mrs. J. W. Dow, and .which will  include, the,pine needle, rope and.  raffla work".J"  ���������The Old Boys" of the Standfast  Club of the. Presbyterian Church,  along with the senior girls of the  congregation, snaking up a party of  almost thirty, were hospitably entertained, on Friday at the home of the  club superintendent, Mrs. J. W. Dow.  A variety of . contests, games, music  along with a sumptuous supper, feat  ured the affair' which was thoroughly  enjoyed by all. The hosteus ^was  .assisted in the entertainfcneut by Mre.  D. W. Dow of Cranbrook, who is  prominently identified with C.G.I.T.  work in Knox Presbyterian Church in  that town.  Davies-Armstrong Wedeing  A marriage of great interest at  Creston was solemnized at Christ  Church, Fernie, on Friday eveninjr.  December 31st, when Rev. H. Oswald united in marriage Miss Edith,  second daughter ot Mr. and Mrs.  Arthur E. Davies of Creston. with  Charles F. Armstrong, nlao ojp Creston. The bride was attired in palle  pink georgette orepe with silver  trimmings and oarried a bouquet of  carnations. She was attended by  her sister, Miss Elsie Davies, of  Fernie, whose costume was of black  satin. Alex. Litigate of Loth  bridge, was b:sb man. Both the  bride and groom���������who is assistant  C.P.B. agent here���������are very pop  ular members of Creston's younger  set and are receiving hearty congratulations on tbo bappy event.  Amalgamated Brcwtrie* of British Columbia, In which  ore associated Vancouver Breweries Ltd., Rainier Brewing  Co. of Canada Ltd., Westminster Brewery Ltd., Silvec  Spring Brewery Ltd., Victoria Ptyjenix Brewing Co. Ltd.  ,jg������iig������������^  This advertisement is -not published or displayed* by the Liquor  Control Board or hy the Government of British Columbia.  Banquet Games Drawn  At a meeting of tho executive of  tho ourling ohib on Wednesday  afternoon tho draw was made for  tho time honored series of games  between rinks representing the pre  nidont and vico-prenident. Those  supporting President. Dr. Henderson willl bo Skips ������Boyd. MoLaron,  Staples, Wood and York, while  Vice-president W. Frasor will have  tho Skips Bowman, Chrislor, Joyce,  Palmer and Spcers. Flayers arc  naked to watch for tho draw shoot  which will be postod at the  Spcers  way just as soon ng ice is again  available���������tho loaors to provide a  supper at tho end of the season.  It  j.. <s ?ne6 to  u~  -pes  o.  8i^������* <  -1>  kaowfedge of Hadio���������-  your set makes such  good working  but the name Atwater Kent oa  knowledge quite unnecessary. - There is an expert-  ness in the minor details as well as in the major  features that brings the world's air-oiferings to you at  "    *      *      '       "*"-    *      *;       you   'L~     1:~A���������    =~   ���������*���������������������-   their best.    We invite  to   listen  In witir ns.��������� ^  A variety of Models to select from.  t* -  **a������y terms of  payment arranged  &Hr-aranaraH-fa  PREMIER   GARAGE  PALMER   &    MAXWELL  SERVICE ON ANYTHING OPERATED BYQASOttNE  ��������� ��������� .>  Installed in ConsoEe Cabinet made  by McLagan.  Cannot be surpassed by anything in Radio,  Lower prices and can give easy terms.  Will be pleased  to  have you  call  in  and hear our machine any  ...evening.    Everything in Kadio Batteries.  Our Service  The Bank was established in 1875, and in  the course of filty years Branches have been  established from time to time at carefully  chosen points. The service at all Branches is  local and personal, but it is also world wide in  scope. A moderate sized Bank���������not too machine-like,���������with a friendly interest in its clients.  IMPERIAL   BANK  murai  G. W. ALLAN,  OP CANADA  CRESTON BRANCH,  *tU3������  Manager.  n  Your Pocket ���������  used as a bank lias many clia"*  advantages.    "  Money carried in. it is easy to  spend on Crifl.es or may be lost  or stolen*.  Weekly deposit* in our Savings Banfc  will accumulate rapidly. -9  ~       Small or large accounts are welcomm  THE CANADIAN BANK  CSatfteal Pais! ZJp $ZG&0Ot&O&  C������*(,|Wlt.Ots Bi'WrJ'Cra  ^^���������f% rt*������fts<a ���������w-v-u  ID, T. Sca*Iis8g#������Eja'j MAraiiipet  M&sv^^az^ THE' ��������� BEYIEW,    CRESTON.    B.   O.  -*���������-->.* *  4.-,   .-A.^--  emexactors  Id. one of hist famous satires. Dean Swift makes the king of Brobdingnag  g;Lve utteraii.ee to the opinion that whoever couldsmake two ears of corn or  two blades' of grass to grow upon a spot of ground where only one grew  before, would deserve better of mankind and do more essential service to bis  country than the whole race of politicians put together.  Certain it is that while many politicians have done an immense amount  of good in this world, many others have done incalculable harm, but the experi-"  menters and scientists who have carried Gut the dictum of Dean Swift's  tBiaginerv king have conferred nothing but good upon mankind.  In April last the death occurred of Luther Durban!:, of California, popularly known as the plaut- wizard, at the ripe old age of 77 years. Mr. Burbanls  devoted his life to the breeding of plants, and the results of his remark  able experiments in the development of fiowersa fruits and plants of all kinds  are too well known to require more telling. He gave added size and beauty  to flowersi and. developed many new types; lie increased Use size, and flavor of  many fruits; he increased the productive power of many plants and trees many  times over. He thus added not only to the beauty of the world, but to.the  rEruit grower, the wealth of the world, and the ..health or; people generally.  Canada, too, has its "plant wizard, in the person of Di\ Saunders; the  creator of Marquis wheat. About twenty-five years ago Br. Saunders, after^long  a-ficfi paii!staking experiments, succeeded in er-os-siug a kernel of wheat froKi  the shores of the Baltic with another kernel of wheat Crpm the foothiiis of the  Himalayas and thereby ereuied a new type which produced a larger yield  per acre, made a whiter flour, and ripened in less time and, thus avoided  damage from, frost. This new wheat was -rui-rned ;.Maroittisi';-tmd;;'������rpm' the one  Kernel of only about twenty-five years ago. 'there is now harvested around  ���������four hundred million bushels annually. Ur. Saunders" work has meant-hundreds of millions of dollars to Canada within the life of the present generation.  Western Canada can also boast of its experimenters through -whose  efforts several blades ot grass, or wheat, have been made to grow  -sphere only one grew before. The name of Seager Wheeler is a. household  word in the farm hontes of this country. He has .shown how the finest wheat  -In the world, the wheat which year-after, .year captured the world's ...-first  prize, can be grown. He ha.s demonstrated, the methods to be followed, and  Isas proven how profitable good farming and proper cultivation and seed  selection is as compared -with careless and -indifferent cultivation., the 'use of  poor seed arid poor farming in general. Seager Wheeler Is now engaged in  ttemonstrating that apples,"pears,;flunks and, other fruits can be successfully  f*^own oa the prairies of Western-Canada.   :  Politicians have a work of importance Ho do for the country, and in the  doing of it honestly, faithfully, and well they-are deserving of all honor ;and  loyal support^ but men like Burbanfc, Saunders, Wheeler, and others whose  names are not so well known but who are quietly raising, the standai-d of production, are likewise deserving of all. the honor their fellow citizens can  bestow upon them. They are d.c.ing a work for mankind which neither politicians, nor any other group of men can do, and their works will live after them.  The world heaps honors and riches on the successful politician, "manufacturer, financier, and business man. Too frequently, though, the quiet man at  work in his garden, field or laboratory, working out through years of study and  experimentation difficult problems whose solution blesses all mankind, remains unrecognized and without reward* It is gratifying, therefore, to learn  that a body has been created with strong financial backing to carry on the  work.to.which Luther Burbank devoted the best years of his life; that the  Dominion Government has rcognized Dn Saunders' invaluable research work  by granting him an annuity of some thousands of dollars for life; that ieaders  in all walks and professions in life have united in doing honor to Seager  -* Wheeler.  Over and above the material achievements of these really great men, and  the direct benefits they have conferred on the world, there is the example of  such lives and the incentive they give to others to strive mightily for greater, better things. The Individual, farmer who is earnestly striving to make his  farm a model for the community in which he lives, who wages unceasing warfare on weeds, who gives close attention, to tho cultiyation of his soil, insists  on good, clean seed,, who eliminates scrubs from his herds and houses his  cattle In clean and sanitary buildings, or the farm wife who takes a pride in  her poultry, in the quality of the milk and cream sent to the creamery, or the  butter she herself may make, are likewise doing essential service to their  country aud are deserving of the thanks of their fellow citizens.  Wonder Of Modern Surgery  Stood Transfusion Possible Without  Attendance of Giver  -London doctors have discovered that  transfusion, of blood can be made  without the attendance^ of the giver of  the blood alongside the patient receiving it. A pint and a half of blood  taken from a person. In Paddington  was raced through London to a patient  at Richmond in Surrey* and successfully transfused.  This wonder of modern surgery1 was  done with the aid of a motor car and  a new medical invention enabling the  blood to be kept in perrect"condition  and ai the necessary tt-myerature during tho journey.  THE GREAT HERBAL SK/NJBALM  Nurse's  Advice  Rid Her OF Pimples  ���������Brooklyn. Mrs. Minnie Fenstere  writes:���������"My pimples and black heads  got so bad; I feared it was eczema. .1  confided in a nurse friend of mine. I  had been troubled with constipation  and Indigestion for some time..,, She  advised me to try. Carter's Little Liver  Pills. You can see by my picture  that the treatment has done wonders,  and I aim now free from constipation.  Chronic constipation many times  causes pimples. Carter's ..Little  Liver Pills encourage the bowels  to eliminate the' poisons.  Druggists. 25 & 75c fed packages.  iue   tvu������Lv������   wvua  roasts to perfection., It roasts with  shrinkage, thus saving dollars every year.  -meat juices are lost; all the rich  sides you carji- uuy cheaper  cuts, for it makes cheap cuts taste  like choice ones.  The close fitting cove? "keeps all the  coolring odors and the grease inside the  _rTOjrv      ^^  roaaeer���������the smell of cooking doetm't fill  .,-^*g<s-\ 'SfsjsjE  the house, and the oven i������ kept sweet;  -������������������*V ' "-^^ S57   ead clean.   Bent of all, it deans out in  VI'-* isS^il?     a i������S"y after the s-oasti-og.    These, ere  splendid vessels.   Price   SSc. to   $3.5������  according to eisc and finish.   Sold ia all  hardware stores.  .Million DolEar Paper Mil! "*  A million dollar mill Is to be erected  on the Fraser property, immediately  outside Aylmer, Que., presumably by  the International Paper Company,  states the Ottawa Journal.  Famous? Magician Dies  Harry Houdini, the magician, died  in Detroit; recently. The noted escape  artist, whose adeptness at freeing himself from strait-jackets, chains 'and  cells, mystified audiences in ail parts  of the world, died after ai second smS-  gical attempt had been made i.6 save  ills life from the effects of peritonitis.  A. weighing machine, designed for  use in shops,"has teen perfected so  that it will weigh anything from, ai human air to articles of ko pounds.  Worms cause fret fulness and rob the  infant of sleep, the .great hourisher.  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator  will clear the stomach and intestines  and restore healthfulness.  atairi  Almost ��������� Mstaiitlf I  * Nasal catarrh cloffged -nostrils, obstinate and annoying: head colds, dull headaches, hnzzjng head noises���������no matter  how bad���������now yield almost instantl** to  the amazing power of Gteero Wormwood  Balm. A. delightfully clean and pleasant,  home treatment, positively harmless to  the most delicate tissues, but powerful  enough to break .up congestion, allay inflammation' and kill germs within a few  minutes.- Your throat and nasal passases  are cleaned like magic���������you breathe freely  end easily as nature Intended���������and your  dull old head, feels clear and clean.  To prove that this ia absolutely true  and to quickly introduce the treatment to.  thousands of catarrh -sufferers who need  it���������all druggists are now authorized to  supply Geero \V6rmwood Balm on a strict  guarantee of swift and full satisfaction  or money back! No matter how many  treatments you have used without success-���������if you really want to be freed from  catarrh, don't miss this opportunity to try  CJoero WormwoodBalm without slightest  risk of cost, unless pleased with results. A  00c box will last for weeks. ���������  . A ruling of the Constantinople prefecture forbids the use of red for automobiles. This color must be reserved  for the municipal fire engines:- ' x   ..  MOTHERS PRAISE  MM^OlNTABSM  Mrs. L; M.    Brown,   Walton;   N.S.,  says: ���������"I   cannot   recommend   Baby's  No surgical operation Is necessary in.  removing corns , If " Holloway's Corn  Remover be used.  She (at country fair)���������"Look at the  people.   Aren't they numerous?" Ho--.  "Yes, and, ain't there a- lot of tbem,"  Mihard's Liniment for Neuralgia.  The 600 songs of Schubert were  written���������sometimes ten in a day-���������in  the fourteen years between .the time  lie was 17 and his tragic death a I 31,  Globe-Trotter: "Of course, you went  up the Nile?"  Bluffer: "By Jove, yes! What a view  there was from tho summit!"  Coal fields on the island of Spitzen-  bergen, it "ts estimated, ^contain, a total of 8,750,000,0^0  tons. ''  them  invaluable  for the  ailments  of  little ones.". ,, Mrs. Brown's testimony  is the same as that of thousands of  other mothers who have used the Tablets.   To use'theni once is a sure guarantee that they, wil^ always, be kept in  the homeas long as there* are Derbies -  or young" children to be cared for. The ,  Tablets    are   a    laxative���������inlld    but  thorough 2n a-ctiojx-���������-which never fail  to5regulate the stomach   and   bowels;  relieve  constipation  and "indigestion;  ireak up eoids and simple fevers and  make   the" dreaded   teething   period  easy.      In   fact   you   banish   all the  minor ills from -v^bich little ones suffer.    The Tablets\ar^ sold by medicine dealers or\by mail at 25 cents a  box^rom The'Dri Williams* Medicine  Oo^^Brockville, Ont.  The bones and muscles of the human body -are capable Of over ii200  different motions.  In Damascus it is the custom, for  families to live together. In fact.^the  sons when marrying bring their brides  to the house of their father as a matter of course.  After arguing with a man for half  anh our a woman invariably says:  ���������"Now, why can't you he sensible?"  People ai*o a good deal happier bo-  causo of  a lot of things  they  don't  l know.  All Night with Asthma. Everyone  knows how attacks of asthma often  keep their victims awake the whole  night long'. Morning finds him wholly  unfitted for a day of business, and yet,  business must still be carried through.  All this night suffering and lack of  vest can be avoided by the prompt use  of Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Hemedy,  which positively does drive away tho  attacks.,  Greyhounds are supposed to bo tho  oldest brood of dogs in tho world.  They havo been traced back for thousands of yars. Their figures are found  on Egyptian frescoes, and history rotates that they wora used for coursing  by Xenophon.  Worms, by tho irritation that thoy  causo In the stomach and intoslinos,  doprivp infants of tho nourishment  that thoy should derive from food, and  mal-nutvltlon Is tho result. Miller's  Worm Powders destroy worms and  correct tho morbid conditions in tho  stomach ami bowels Unit are favorable  to worms, ho tlmt the full nutriment  of tho child ia assured and dovolop-  ment In ovory, way encouragd.  Proved safe by millions and prescribed by physicians for  MOTHP/R:*-- Fletcher's  Castor ia is a pleasant, liarm-  Jcss Substitute for Castor Oil,  Paregoric, Tccibinff Drops  anil Soothing Syrups, especially  i'd-qaped  for  Infants,  an  arms  nrv\  OhUflreta  nl!  j������*mXX J*'���������' *W������������*tWir������ Wi'-������MMItrfl  To avoid imitations, always look for t1i������ nlsjn.-itnre of   CXlo^j/^/'OMcJ^Aa  JP'rovftfi ditfetirwu*, oia each waclc-iii^.    Fhyaiciuns everywhere recommend it������'  Thoro was a Blight dlfforonco of  opinion. Ho aBUnowlodgcd hia mis-  take qulto gcnorouoly by saying:  ���������'You aro right, and I am wrong, as  yon gonorally aro." , i  *'So nico of you to put It like  that," aho mdd, tawootly, But thon aho  bojian. to tlilnk about it.  Colds Neuritis  Pain Toothache  Headache Lumbago  Neuralgia Rheumatism  DOES NOT AFFECTj  THE HEART  WARNING!  Beware oi Counterfeits  There is only one genuine  "ASPiRIN" tablet. If a tablet is offered as "ASPIRIN"  and is not stamped with the  "Bayer Crosr/'-rcfuse it with  contempt-it isuot"ASPIRIN"  at all I Don't take chances I  After Shavlna���������Mlnand'a Liniment.  W*   N.   U,     ICC-i  Accept only ^Bayer" package  which Contains proven directions.  JTandy "Bayor" boxon ort 12 tablet*  "AIho bottlaii ot 24, and 100���������DntpRlatn.  AupMn l������ tliA triulft mrurU rr������-rI������tei*A<1 in Ctuiiula) ot Bayer Manu*rwtur������ of Monoruiatlo-  **kJ������*!*r flf Ha������frM<"n"������li1 <Ar*������������3'l J<si!Srrl������������ A^lrt. "A. H. A.'������>, WUltn It lt������ well known  that Aspirin mewnB Hayer njanufnctiirn.tn t\*������lnt th.i jmhllo <ur������lnat lmHAtlana.tho "XAtolat*  wf liMyor Cmmmny will !>.������ Mt.ninDrJ with U>������lr ironoral ttmdia m������rk, tho "'mayor tiroM.'*  ^fe'  $>  '^smmm If-  ,   THE :BEVIEJWi- -.OKESTONv ,B.    0.  Tlie First Sxiipment of. Wkeat  j^xportea From Vvcstern Canaaa  Left; "VVinnipeg; Firty Years A.go  Fifty years ago the first 'consign-  ment'of wheat was shipped from Western Canada. This- shipment of 857  bushels of Red Fife wheat, the entire  West at that time,..left Winnipeg, on  October. 12. J876. consignee!*.to I-t. C.  Steele, a grain merchant of Toronto.  It was sold for. 85 cents per bushel by  New Grain Port: Opened  Are  Elevators at .-Prince Rupret  Running to Capacity  Canada added a new and������ iiiaportant  grain port to her marine, facilities -when  at the rate of 50,000 bushels per hour  the new Dominion Government elevator at Prince Rupert began loading S.S.  In' 1026��������� just 50 years later���������Can-  Higgins & Young of Winnipeg, whose j Aden Maru with Alberta wheat. The  bill head announced them to he "im-j Aden Maru is the first ship to leave*  porters of Boots, Shioes, Crockery and  Glassware." The wheat was sent by a  Red River boat to Duluth from which  point it was shipped by railroad to  Toronto, as there were no railroads in  Western Canada until the early eight-  fact  ada is the largest wheat exporting  country in the world. The crop-of the  Dominion this year totals nearly 400,-  000,000 bushels, ninety per cent of  ���������which was grown in Western Canada;  and that same part of the country'now  produces hundreds of millions of bushels of. oats, barley, rye^'flax and an  abundance -of   other , field   crops   and  this port carrying grain to the markets  of the world. She loaded 9,000 tons  of bulK'wheat to Europe by way of the  Panama Canal.  As she proceeded to her berth at the  elevator, another Japanese trainp, S.S.  Yeifuku Maru entered the Frince Rupert Dry dock and Shipbuilding plant to  be fitted for immediate loading of another grain cargo.  The Alberta grain pool has the  elevator*under lease and lias arranged-  for a continuous supply or,ocean tonnage.^   The Canadian National Railway  4  >)rairies each day- to keep .the million  and a quarter- bushels grain handling  farm products. -The wheat crop of tfie   plant run'rims to candcitvl  Canadian West is now a dominant fae  tor in the .world'*s_ wheat :    -fleet, and  the   Canadian   Wheat   Pool,   with   its  Although the initial sMpments are  going to Europe, entrance of Japanese  shipping interests into  the commerce  membership   of   about   130,000   actual  of the" port marks the beginning of a  farmers ������la   Manitoba, ' Saskatchewan j large  ^ts3rcliange of traffic  with   the  Orioat, and  Swedish tpnnage through  the Panama to Europe.  and Alberta, controlling, approximately  70 per cent of "the total wheat Ecreag*-  in Canada, is the .largest tarnaer^,'"cooperative ��������� organization jv 'he world.  The pool has selling agents in 51 ports  of the world.  The anniversary, of this historical  event was celebrated by a banauei  given by the Wirfnipeg Board of Trade  at the Royal Alexandra. Hotel, Winnipeg. 'Two of the men v._ho handled  the -first shipment were among the  spejakers. In 1S76, the year in Which  this shipment tools: placer 14,769 acres  were planted to "wheat, whereas this  year the^wheat" acreage in Western  Canada was 21,764,788 acres.  The Road To Success  Sheep And Swine Show  Great ' interest   fs   Taken   at Annual  Show Held at Saskatoon  The annual Sheep and swine show  held In Saskatoon opened with in 'the  neighborhood of 700 head of stock of  all ages, about 40G of - which were  sheep. The majority of the classes  were well filled in tho major breeds of  both sheep. and "-hogs in both market  and breeding lots.  John Wilson'of Snnisfail. Alta.. who  judged the sheep, expressed it as his  opinion of the quality of the entries  that he had never seen the equal of it  in western Canada, and that most of  th tops in the various classes were ex-  cei>tIOiialiy fine, j-lac-lug a in the otirop-  shire and Oxford breeds was often  close. Harry Follett, of Duval, Sask.,  and W. S. Benson, of the University of  Saskatchewan judged the ��������� hogs. Competition in the Yorkshire breeding  elasses and in. the market classes was  genuine and drew, the majority of- the  fair crowd of spectators who followed  the placings closely.  Four prominent breeders were present���������S. A. Early, Saskatoon*; Wm.  Darnborough, Liaura^" i>ask.; *A. - C-.  Stewart, Abuotsford^ B.C. and J. D.  Whitehead, Nutria *l3������sk. The las:  named brce^r wars successful in wln-  i ninjj tV'e cup which he had offered for  the best Saskatchewan bred Shropshire sheep at the show on the ewe  No. 50844, a beautiful ew"f with a fine,  deep body and "lots of breed type.  Other winninri-i by the same breeder  were first for pen of three ram lambs,  first for best ram and ram lambs, first  for--Hock consisting of ram, two aves  and two ewe lambs, besides first for  shearing ram, first for ram lamb, first  for ewe, first for shearing ewe and  second for ewe lamb.       ~ *  Canadian Farmer /Has Relatively  A. jLea.  > ������S "������������������������-������"������  ���������<*feJL     W&J.S. JfLWAA.  -   iyuip<��������� -   - -  ^SVitli 'TliQS'fe In Other" Zones  Can Keep Honey. Indefinitely.  Does    Not    Mould    or, Spoil   -Under  Proper Conditions  Honey, like other highly concentrated sugar solutions, will keep well for a  long time with proper care, as it.does  not readily mould, ferment or spoil. It  will, however, absorb Buoisture, ?*n-u: ������i  exposed to   a moist atmosphere, may  become diluted.to the point where fermentation occurs.    It should  ?>e kept  -iiv a dry, warss, sA'iy p?������;cxs, writes A^  H. W. Birch, apiarist at .the  Central  Experimental   3?arm,    Ottawa.     Temperature  is  iiot" so important .in the  _ storing of    extracted    honey. - Where  j U'rse Quantities are stored it-is  fre-  Tar Sand.Paving Material,. ,-  Bituminous J?aneT Deposits in Northern  Alberta Attract Much A-ttention'/���������  * The" Fort McMurraj" bituminous  sand deposits���������the raw material for  .tar sand paving���������continue to attract  favorable attention and comment as  the source.of an important new industry. S. C. Ellis, engineer" of the  Dominion Mines Branch, speaks of the  industry as being destined to greatness in. the future while analysts' reports from laboratories in the. United  States and England concur in speaking well of the samples received by  them. .   ..-''"'"  Willingness To Work and Courage to  -See the Job Through  Pioneering is not the rough job it  was^once. The trees" do not need to  be cut down indeed; we are thinking  .of"new plantations. Nature has been  tamed and ridden to a great extent.  The new settrer goes to the very door  of his new career by..rail or boat'and  is supplied with every modern convenience to get about. The toilsome  treking has been cut out. But "willingness to work" is still the great  requisite. This- willingness conquers  all things. Mr. Fdfke is right in insisting- on "willingness to work." Willingness to work means what it says and a  iittle' < more���������it "means cheerfulness,  .courage and a stiff upper lip.  quently necessary, owing to the enormous weight to use the cellar, which,  though it may be cooi, must, not be  damp. .The containers of extracted  honey ought always to be tightly  closed to exclude moisture and inci-f southern districts do. not offer definite  dentally ants, should they gain access i problems as to climate. In thej sub-  to the storeroom. Well ripened honey j tropical belts, favored as they are in  will keep for years if stored where it! many ways ������g to oUmate/ man sghts  will not attract moisture.     *' -  Where comb-honey is kept In quantity, there should:be a free circulation of air. With this in view the  . storeroom-is frequently located on the  sunny side of the house or It is placed  in the attic near the roof. Windows  must be opened only in dry weather.  "  Good Business For Canada  Big  Wool  Clip  The Canadian wool crop for ,1926  at 11,000,000 pounds, or an increase  of* a million over 1925. Eastern  domestic-wools have been up to ^standard and westerns possibly the best  ever taken. Nearly four million  pounds of this year's clip will likely bo  handled by the co-operative organization of wool growers.  Settlers For Manitoba  Berlin, has more than 200 beekoep-  rrs Who keep 3,000 hives on the Hat  roofs of buildings.  Cuticura Shaving Stick A  Luxury for Tender Faces  *\  This freely IntheH-n^ first* vtnp;  ftticlc contains the emollient trod  medicinal properties of Cutlcurn,  enabling tender-faced men ia ahave  without the Blighteat irritation. It  leaves the *Uin softened and refreshed and free from any tense,  dry feeling.  Bawplu Eaflb Ttttt W Mall. \Mrran On>r������<ii������n  l>n|mir ���������'Ht*nhnuMt Ltd., *M<mtT*al,H Prkn, Homp  *������P- ���������'���������r,Ui������ont*J. uiul Cue. Tuktiui SH������,   ��������� %  - Cutlcura Sh.vlna 3tlek 2B������j.  Thirty Families Prom Western Europe  J To Arrive Shortly  Thirty - families from northern Europe are: shortly to be settled upon  5,000 acr,es Of land near Selkirk, Manitoba. The area in question was sold  at a prie^. of $140,000; the deal being  put. tlMroWh by the Canadian Colonization Association. The heads of the  families are all practical farmers who  have been working on a co-operative  basis in- Em ope. The first of these  newcomers are scheduled to reach the  grounds tills month and tho last before  the close of March next.  Tourists Spent Nearly $200,000,000 In  Dominion Last Year  Tourists from the -United States  spent $190,000,000 in Canada last year  3*. M. Wardlo, chief engineer of the  Canadian National ��������� Parks, told the  Good Hoads Association at Edmonton,  the other day*. " The-sum is 'more than  Ave times the value'of the output of all  the gold mines of the country for the  year, and is 62 per cent greater than  the output of all our xr-etal mines. As  the tourist business is good business,  since it is all done on a cash basis,  and the profits are immediate and beyond question, it would be the part of  wisdom for Canada to do what she can  to expand it. This can -be done in  two ways: by inducing more tourists  to come and by inducing |those who  come to remain longer*���������Vancouver  Province.  Dairy Industry Flourishes  Production of dairy products in Canada' is now at the ?300,000,000* level  with exports runping to $57,000,000 annually. A report issued by -Dr. J. A.  Kuddlck, jl* ederal JDairy ^omm*ssioK.er,  shows that the eastern half of Canada produces 9S per cent of the cheese  and 71 per cent of the butter.; although  this inequality between, east1 and west  is gradually being shaken down.  Will Written1 On Egg Shell  A will written on an eggshell was  submitted recently in an English probate court. The egg-*had been blown,  and the will was written on the empty  shell with an indelible jienciL It was  the testament of a Manchester ship  canal piot. ;���������      ;    '  Nine Million Pounds Of Twins  against frosts in California; has to  protect his crops by walls or hedges  against high winds as in the Azores, in  Malta and int southern France; manufactures artificial ice in Palestine; retards the ripening of his fruit' under  the spring sun by screening It, as in  Italy where it Is customary to cover  the lemons with screens ��������� of cloth or  rushes, so that they may not ripen: until the summer demand is at its height  in England and America! is forced to  develop huge water storage schemes  as In Egypt and Mesopotamia-; to fight  tropical vegetation    and    fevers    and  in the equatorial regions, and so on.  Thus it will be seen, that every  latitude has Its own problems in agriculture, and everything being consid-  eredi,"Canada, with its wholesome summer sunshine, periodic showers, and"  its relative freedom from- cyclonic disturbances, is bountifully blessed by  .providence and will become increasingly desirable as a land for agricultural development due to the consistency of her crops, the relatively siin-  lial returns-.  Draw Up Your Muscles  Speed and accuracy of thought increases when you draw up your muscles, experiments recently conducted  at the University of Chicago indicate-  Forty students were set to work learning a series of nonsense syllables and  adding columns lot digits. It was found  that "they worked much faster while  exerting a grip of* 11 pounds.  Australia pSans  to spend- $j(.p0,000,-  000 in a road improvement program.  Highway Improvement .  Nearly a   Million   Dollars  Spent This  .Year on Good Roads in the Province.  Nearly a million dollars was spent  on highway construction in Saskatchewan during tho fiscal year���������$96(>,890.-  46 to bo exact. Since work began, in  193 9, on this'system of trunk highways, nearly five, million dollars huye  been spent, or in actual figures-4*1.996,-  9r������2.G4. Exactly two thousand miles of  Toadwoya have beou built undor this  plan, according 1o roports from the  Ministry of Highways? and a third of  tho iimount.. can bo credited to main  market roads.  Alberta Beet Sugar Industry  Tho bttut augur factory tit Raymond,  Alta., Ib now on Us-i steeond yeur'H run  with n full Htaff of workmon and adequate fiupplies of boots. Tho mill will  probably bo 'slicing .boots for the noxi  three months. Tonnage I a' running  higher than last year and tho sugar  content of tho beet Is improving.  '^  Joseph Zalesky went to work on a  farm near Nancy, France, at the age.  of nine and has worked it 91, years  continuously. He is still able ^,to do  a full day's work. ���������������>  Troubled with|  Lame Back for  Over 17 Ye^irs  Now feeling fin������  ���������...���������������������������    asa&ddUi;..  Truck and delivery lioruofl owned  by tho municipality of Berlin havo a  thrce-weoltH vacation each minmier on  a 300-acro horno ������anitailuni in charge  of fiklllcd rotovlnarhuifl. Itoporta In-  dieuto lHwedlilu envy on tho iiart of human labororiH.  (MM  W.    N.     1J.  ujr.i  It doesn't luluv a very bright woman  to "dn-y.zl<������ Khu avoraB** mrm.  Harry H. Buss of Egmont, B.C.,  Buffered from a lamo back for over  17 years. Every spring he -was laid  up from work. He tr^ed ninny remedies, but! could not obtain relief.  He was advised to try^in Pills and  immediately obtained relief. Bead  his letter:  "There l������ nothinrr to compare with  Gin Vllhi. 1 oullVrvd unupcatuibly -with  a himo Imck for over 17 youm. I tried  jilmoat ovorytJiimr, ovun to hot poul-  tlcea, I could nwtfllccp. After tnlclnir  two and a liulf boxen of Gin Pillo I '  nn������ at wni-k mrnin nni? foci flm������ an n  fiddle. 1 will not !wi without Oln  ]'ill������ from now on. I������m telliriuf everyone in thin netltcmcnt who linn kidney or buck troublo to ������lvo Gin I'llli'  n trial, l'ulilinli my l^ltor ������in I ���������wmiM  Jlko othiTH to *k now w)mt irrcut rcliof  lliti Villa nuvu uxti," .,,  PainB in tho back, conRturd. head-  nehoB, swollen joints, painful urination, murky urine, brick duafc  deposits, Bcnnty or too frequent  voiding of urlno aro nil aymptoxna  of kidney trouble. Relievo your  tiufTcrinir and ensure n future sreo  from kidney aitments. Get a box  of Gin Pills today. COc at all drujr-  rnnfM. Nntio-nnJ, rirnf' A C'h^m^ret  Co. o������ Cnnndtt, Liwltcd, Toronto,  Ciuindii, 'iti'  NIGHT y  MORNING  KEEP  YOUR  EYES  CLEAN    CLEAR ATSID   HEALTHV  *CtAtT������ ������0������\. Vn.������a km CAM BOOK' HUUNI CO. CrtitAOCUJU*  Co-Operative' Supply    Department   of  U.G.Q, -Transacts. LargclVoJume  ���������.    . of Business  . t Nearly nine million pounds of binder  twine were handled by United Grain ' P1������ problems of   cultivation,    the    in-  Gowers for the harvesting of the 1926 j creasing land values and the substan-  crop.   This makes a total o������ over forty  million  pounds 61 twine  handled, by  the company during    the    "past    five  years, and of over eighty-five' million  pounds  of twine  sincef-the   company  first went into the twine business. jJJe-  fore 1914, when ^ the . company,    the  Grain Growers'. Grain  Company  first  undertook the  distribution   of  binder  twine  it was Impossible- for a farmers' organization    to    buy   twine    at  wholesale prices, and the company in  suite  of its  lai*ge  purchasing  poWer,  had a' good deal,of difficulty in matting  purchases at first. /For a, time.it was  necessary to import....twine,  made   in  Ireland.    Before that time twine was  handled only through certain well defined  retail   channels,  and the  retail  profits allowed added from two to four  cents  a  pound to the  cost of twine.  Now, thanks to the work done by the  farmer's company, a large part of the  twine   used   is    distributed    through  farmer organizations, at U.G.G. elevators and by local associations. The total savings  to farmers that have resulted are not easy to calculate, but  probably two million dollars less has  been paid by farmers, for U.G.O. twine  than they would have had to pay under   conditions    formerly    prevailing,  and  still  prevailing to a certain extent in  parts  of tho" country whero  there is no competition from farmort,*  organizations in tho handling of twine.  But that Is only a part of the saving  to  farmers,  because this  competition  hao brought  about  a  lower  neale of  prices on twino nil over tho country,  resulting In savings of many millions.  More than two million dollars' worth  of farm nupplloH ore handled each year  by   United   Grain   Growers.     Beside.*?,  binder twlao ono of'tho largeat items  is Hour and feed, of which last yeai I  D.6S0     Ions were soldi,  nearly all  at  elevators-!   onuljvped   with   flour   r.hp.o.-.  Tho value of this wan  $308,438, and  during tho  past live yearn  dour and  feed  to tho value of over $1,580,000  havo boon distributed,   Tho coal busi-  hosh of tho conipany, funountj* to over  half a r.Jilllon dollani tach yot.u������;-]itoro  than two llKiURrnd.pnrlo������ul3 being handled.   While moat of this kooh through ,  elevator coal HluukVft. good deal in sold I  through local nf,Bociatton������, which  be-,,  ioro   the   cumiiuny   ouivrou   iho   iiola  were unublo to buy coal at wIioIohuIo  pilctiu.  "It's the  Prettiest  Dress  Mm    JL-4 T ^wJL  Had"  ���������*AniI I nimln It nil *my-  fluiri TlmiikH tothoWo-  ntan'M limtUtitn, I cau  now xnuko all myn0wa  clotliefl and tiave two or.  thrca ilt-enst* fqr tin)  noiiny I uho<: to opnnd  nn ci not i^or tlm ������r������t  llnio Jn my lif������, I know  time u.y ������:oibca laavo  ���������tylol"  "N'o matter wham you  Jive, you, too, emu learn  (ithim������ to ������nn'K<.������(j'll������h  rlottitti Aiwl lialfl nt itniftt  BtivliiKrt and (wrn money  caldtvi.  VTrlli for Fr������o Booklet  'Malt t*ho rouiion today'  for i������3''r^oliooVlnfwnio!i  dewlbrjt thn CnuriM'������ot  thn Woman') Inotltuto  (in������l tPllH how tlitH Rrent  pchonl   imit   liolucil   to  r������tv* ttifi rlotlHw nrob-  ������m  for  over  250,000  woiur-j nnd uirlti.  a  Many people have the idea- that  farming- ia-the so-called no^th temper- *"  ate zone such as^is characteristic of .  the northern United States and Canada, is attended by ciin-.".t*e difficulties assvi emoarr<3.s3in'-?���������������*" - -.Vi-iCxi. are unknown in the siib- ;t opica). areas of the  earths -Tne Natural Resources 'Intelligence Service of the Department of  th*? iiX'i&ilov at Ottawa points out, however, that the Canadian, farmer is in a  relatively happy.position. His growing  season is fairly well defind. His crops  are of a type that are sufficiently resistant to the changes of temperature  and wind and, to a less extent, moisture, as to leave him. with comparatively few ^worries during the bulk of  the growing season. Moreover, summer  Weather in .Canada is particularly  favorable to plant growth on account  of the unusually long days or;clear  sunshine, with periodic showers.-  It must not be imagined that more  WOMAN'S INSTITUTE (Canada) (Llmllod  Oept.<:^0*>309 Mountain Strait  Montreal, Canada  Without cont <>r obUitatfow. plea**- wetnl mo  ������l������o ot your IwxiUlrta urn J tell inn Ituw I enn  lrtim ������t luitn* the ���������ubjno e l>rf<ire wliicJi I huvn  warbxd arj X]  ' * Homo r>re*4iiiukliii(  WUITneiy  C^OlclMtf  N*m������ _......._..........���������.............   AJ<ti������w������.���������   f>  fctunwmwWwi tmMii k 3 o'clock, and to which all Liberals are  invited.  o  This sort of weather Toreibly reminds of the  necessity of waterproof footwear. When yon  think of Rubbers aon't buy before investigating our stock and prices. We can surely  interest you in  ������������������Rubber M&&������������,,,  ���������Cioth Top Rubbers  ���������Lumbermen's Rubber Shoes  * rfSSM??  "���������B - ������r*w*������*jiS������"������������s'  All sizes���������anc^ priced for speedy movement,  t ~*J1   IU*.  ������   1713 FI7 tl?A  PAT  Just a very few left, and we hasid them out gratis with  every purchase of a pound of Tea and a pound of  Coffee at $1.65 for the two.  GROCERIES^��������� We have just what you want  at prices you will appreciate.  Stores at CRESTON & ERICKSON  Local and Personal  Foa  Sai*e���������Heavy    team     sleighs,  $26.    H. A. Dodd, Creston.  John Mnrrell is a visitor in Nelson  this week, leaving on Monday.  Sherwood,  homo   of  Speera.  his   daughter, Mrs. S,,  A.  Anglicans arc ~reresir.ded of ������������the  annual meeting of Christ Church on  Wednesday, January 19, at 3 p.m. All  members of the congregation are  asked to attend and, make the meeting a success.  Miss Snider of Rosslund was a weekend visitor with Creston friends, the  guest of Mrs. R. Stevens.  F. Grant and daughter of Vancouver were !Mew Year -s-oek visitor*3 -ssi^-h  Mr. and Mrs. B. N. Holmes.  Mrs. M. Young -sms & New Year  visitor with her daughter, Mrs. Hum-  sey. at Cranbrook, returning on Mon-  *? S2 *ffir  ~ R. B. Staples is a business visitor at  Kelownu, Vernon and other Okanagan points this week, leaving on  Saturday.  At Valley points $295 was collected  in amusement tix lust year. Poll tax  payments were $210, and dog  licenses  outside, the village $8.  $018 was' collected at the office  of the provincial police last year for  shooting? and fishing licenses, and is  about the biggest intake from this  Bort in the Valley's history. 22 licenses  to operate &3ap lines have been issued.  Miss Eleanor Burnett* nurse-in-  traitiing at St. Eugene Hospital, Oran- !  brook, returned to her duty on Sunday after a week's visit with her  parent**here. Miss Eva Weston, who  was her guest here, returned with her*  Creston Valley Recreation Club had  a fine turnout for their New Years'  eve dance in the Parish Half on Friday  night, the 'music for which, was supplied by Mrs. Lister, s orchestra. After  paying all expenses the club will clear  $25.  "That the reclamation of" Kootenay  Flats would be of more benefit to the  community than the Arrow Creek  irrigation system."  The slogan for 1827  and friendship.    .  is Worship,   work  Mrs. Fred Smith w������e  visitor atT Nelson   and  ������ New Years  attended   the  onMon  ���������n st-  parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.--������. Smith,  formerly of Creston. who were 60  years married on January 1st, A host  Creston friends will Join in heartiest  congratulations on such a happy  occasion���������the first of as he (sort in local  history. r  The annual meeting of Christ Church  Ladies1 Guild was held at the home of  Mrs. Murrell on Tuesday afternoon at  which the folia*?? ing cf?i"ers v?&s���������  elected: President, Mrs. It. Thurston;  vice-president, Mrs. M. Young. Mrs.  Youny has also been named secretary  pre tenr. The Guild had a very satisfactory year, their cash intake totalling over 3500.  Anglican Young People's Association annual meeting was held at the  Parish Hall on Monday night, when  the principal officers for the year were  elected as following. President, Jeff  rey Ooliis; Vice-president, Keith  Littlejohn; Secretary, Clarence Den-  nes;   Treasurer, Miss.Efffe Littlejohn.  Announcement    is     made   of   the  6iBfl|SJOlUR������iMe5S"J  ���������?i    Axaiera   -tas   ian-iUTrMMiw"  as superintendent of .Trinity United  Sunday school in, place of Jas. AdlarS  who has removed to Burnaby. At  Christ Church" Clarence Denues.  replaces Charles Murrell, who has resigned after several year-? active service.  ���������tiTtS aTSnuas   s:rccs.-.UK fjt.  "ji-CBijusi  ana  T*a**c������ir.i������������. Public Xiibrarv A@so!?i������fcfciow  *wfll fo������ held in Stas>!ey W"**Lt������o*a*������  office on Monday next, January 10th,  at 3 p.m. Will as many members as  possible he present as important busi-  tlnuance of the library will depend on  Us financial ^standing. The librarian  will be prepared to change the books  of any of those present who tare to  come j.ver to the library after the  meeting.  n������siggyas������ mmm mmm%  SUNDAY, JANUARY *@  WYKNDEIr-11.00 a,m.  ORESTON���������7.S0 p.m.  \  Theatre  HT1  ^^-MBH1|    VMiw     <**���������  -a*;    uwuuea ioiii vii   j?i   chaages moderate.   Mrs. J,  Creston.  x-otatoes���������For saie ttrst-ciass potatoes, $2 per 100 lbs. F. K. Smith,  Creston.  Mrs. Cotters!! is a visitor with Nelson   friends   this   week,   leaving  on  Monday.  Mrs. Robinson of Lumberton has  been a visitor here the^pasb week, the  guest of Mrs. Burnett.  Wanted���������Folding kodak camera,  state particulars and price, J. Huime,  ���������-Hillcrest," Wynndel.  Mr.  McMahon arrived on  Monday  from Ottawa,    Ontario, and -will   be  pending the next few  weeks at the  Have you tried  Lazatfve Cold  and Grip Tablets  for that cold ?  These tablets contain a com  bination of Ingredients that are  selected to bo used in ordinary  oases of LaGrippe,headaches and  oolda, especially those in "the  head, accompanied by sneezing  or nasal discharge, fever, aobing  pains, and other disagreeable  symptoms usually associated  with tlie grip. Two sizes, 35o.  and 75?. r.������r box.  V. MAWSON  nri\xay     TO!  Burton, on the Arrow Lakes, where  she will have charge of a school until  midsummer.  B. Davies of the provincial police  force, Fernie, was a weekend visitor  here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.  A. H. 1>avies. ..'..  Fr. Cullnam, who is now in charge  of the parish, will have the usual  services at Holy Cross Church on  Sunday morning.  The annual meeting of the Junior  Guild of Christ Church will be held at  the home of Mrs. M. Young en Saturday. 8th. at 3 p.m.  For January House of HobbeHin  made-to-measure clother will be available at a. discount of 20 per cent. S:  A. Speers, Creston.  The address at   Christ Church   on  Sunday evening will  be on the motto  for the year. "Come thou with us and  j we will do thee good."  The final meeting of the committee  of Christ Church will be after service  on Sunday night, Oth. AIL members  are requested to he present.  Mrs. T- Gill and young son of Cranbrook were Creston visitors a couple  of days at the end of the week, guests  of Blr. and Mrs. John Bliuco.  -Bars. w. Truseott received an unexpected call to Vancouver on Saturday,  to be with her mother, who is to  undergo a serious operation in the  General Hospital in that city early  this week.  Miss George, the new vice-principal  of Creston school, arrived.' oh Sunday  and assumed charge of Division 2 on  Monday. She is accompanied by Miss  Morgan of Vancouver, and. they are  occupying the Cherrington cottage  -on. Hillside -RfSad..:"' .:.}'/':-���������,  Although: more autos and trucks  were oper^tedi< in the Valley in 1926  than was the case in 1025 collections  of licenses fees is almost $300 less than  in 1925, according to the annual statement of the provincial police, whose;  auto revenues last year were $3362.  Creston and District Women's Institute have the first of the season's at  homes at the Parish Halt next Wednesday, January 12, with cards to  commence at 8 o'clock. There will be  a short prograDtne. Members, their  husbands, brothers or escorts, are the  invited guests.  v A debate of real local, itterest is  being put on by the Young People's  Department of Trinity Church on  Thursday night next in the basement,  at 8 o'clock.   The subject is: Resolved,  MJ&M mnd M&tww  Shoos iMtoeio  to OrtSor  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Storm in  [connection  JBA itfflttffl jj*JB3*i A"** .Ma.,  ijflp jjm' E2f'J<&  Shoe and Hctme������������ Repairing  Creston and District Women's Institute have the annual meeting? on  Friday afternoon next, 14th. Mrs, H.  Stevens if the retiring president.  Creston provincial police office revenues for December were just a little  over the $220 mark, and of this total  $103 was collected from police court  fines.  Mr, and Mrs. D. W.  Dow of Oran  brook were New Year   visitors   with  thelatter's parents, Mr."|and   Mrs. J.  W. Dow,   leaving for home on Sunday.        ���������     ���������'���������  For Sat,*b--Cow, just fa*eshonea,$60s  brood sow, $40; saddle pony, $15; 2n  White Wyandotte pullets (Solly strain)  laying, and some old hens. Pochin,  Canyon.  The weather at the first of the year  was unusually mild, canaries being  Been In the gardens at tho north end  of tho town on New Years Day.  Robin** wero alno in evidence.  Foit Rent���������-10-acre fruit ranch,  yearly rent or on shares, good house,  well and outbuildings. Also 2} aero  ranch with new house and outbuildings,   H. Brownrigg, Erickaon.  Poltco court business was fairly  brisk at Creaton in 1026 fines collected  during the year totalling $1204. Infractions of the Liquor Act accounted  for tho greater part of tho Intake,  Christ Church Ladies' Guild announce a whist drive afad ctoclal at tho  Purhih Hall on Friday evening January 21ot, ut 8 o'clock prompt. Ad  mittulon B5 cents, refrcshmonts included.  Creston Valley Liberal AtMoalatlon  1h nclvertlwlng the annual meeting,  which will be hold in Speors* Hall on  Tuenday evening,   Jmimtry   18th,   at  afilh JAMES  mm  rass jLong/  All Wool Flannel, 54 inches wide, in plain colors,  stripes and checks, per yard  These go on sale Satm-day and will be available  for but one week at this price.  mm  Hi  tTllfiHt'lllVA  Hardware  rJMrw.iwi.'"������wifhri-iiiiii^ib  i-itf^^Vt iVri" wi' 'i������t* iwi-nVr  iVirlriVii.lMiiT;iililirt  iiiwl.i)iifH������.iliimliilliiiiitii,lliiii.������iiiiw������  MH.imiiMliMitHWMlimiiiiriM  mif*fMf0)^Hi^^


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