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Array |pi||g;V||  iiSPPPP^'PpP^Sffi-i  i ; trroviDcioiyjLaPirary  ���������';. v? ���������i,'^\-rf*fc^-'-X:V'fr'*i>-?V, /:'  raj^^^yyyy  ' NS,.*-. a^Hjaf  9*  /���������'.  Vol  XX.  CRESTON, B. C, FMDAY, FEBRUAKY 10. 1928  No. 1  gSm$ai*Bii>  O. H. Reynolds of Galnsboroaigbs  Sask.; who has been a visitor with,  A. E. Tedford, left for home on. Friday lost.  Uams    fgrc,j������.'Us������.a������T   ist*t-   e fta������a t&awa xcrr*  S-StTZt^-j a.Q.^������... J        ...^       a���������.   a. a--a      mr/h   aTj-'  for the Summit Lake section, where  he wiii be operating a trap line for the  honors fell to Mm, Dibley and Mrs.  Bleumenauer. Mrs. Buctcland will  take -back to England as a souvenir of  ber stay at Sardar a box of beautifully  assorted handkerchiefs, and a book of  views of the Canadian Rockies.  Mrs. Bysoiath and son of Kuskanook  were here for the weekend, guests of  va-mvmu-ww  *****   vauo *o-acvarr.E3*caa--i  Alf.   Latoille  are   two  Ar.i~.~A a.  ^VeUsprssg  aod   Alf.... "=������-**  more   Listerltes, who have  loggings operations in this section.  Bert Iferbury and Waiter Edwards  are home from Kiockmam and are not  returning. Work has been shut down  at the mine, and the machinery is  now being moved out.  The young people were out in large  numbers for tbe dance at the Huscroft  school, which is reported to have been  one of tbe most enjoyable in many  months.  iB-B.   2_KSS3WtK3.  sT* a. C   ".L        1  H M4AA ^S*;!^5_.^W& ^^S". rnrnt^S 3**% Jm^mmmt Sit"**. 9  CreBton  Liilie.  on   Mouday  ������������-,  ���������-a^  ������*Ua4  mess  Vasa^or a.  consultant   Dr.  jrnEsuura&tr    were  visitors at Wyntidel on Saturday.  mssSr m&umism&nt*  Jim   Cberrington  has been  on  a visit  with  his siste;  Mrs. M. Wigen. returned to   Creston  of Creston,  who  Kev. S. Newby  had a fine  *-._       Lin  atn^o.    ueo  * -vtt  aaa *a?.W&a.  09S. V &W9  turnout  QkS ��������� a* ������1 ** w  morning, at which fitting references  were made to the passing of the old  British Commander Sari Haig.  The Community Society are having  another of tbeir whists at the school-  house on Saturday night at 8.30, to  which the ndnsission is ^5-^stits.  Mr. and Mrs. John Bird were at  home on Saturday evening at a bridge  party at which three tables of players  participated, with the evening*a  honors going to Miss Lister and Prin  cipai Parker, while the scores qualifying   for   consolation   honors   were  uiauo   ujr  .ra.su. ~cl. oiuwaiirr oaiu ������ev. o.  Newby. A delightful lunch was  served; and the affair was much enjoyed by all. v .  - SrHoCjjwtt r������ant������a*8. weporsr zroro  lister school for January shows an  ��������� nmn������.    aa*������.*a*.J>...���������������^-    aC'IU!  Ate ,A.  S.CAgs  uuwuu..ov*7 ua.   mhuu f*oar ascaib.,.  with the following making the high  standings: Grade 4���������Polly Cravenko,  Douglas McKee. Grade 3;���������Kirk  Beard, Barry Cravenko. Grade 2b���������  Gladys McCullough, Cyril Bird.  Grade la���������Kate Cravenko. Raymond  McKee. Grade lb���������Tom Cowley,  Gilbert McCullough. Perfect attendance���������David Cowley* Harry Cravenko,  Polly Cravenko, Kate Cravenko,  Agnes Sinclair. Wallace Sinclair,  Douglas Sinclair, Douglas McKee,  Raymond McKee. George Mitchell,  Neddie Smith. Peggy Smith, Randall  Smith.  Report, January  Diyision  1���������F. MfeLellan, Principal.'  Highest standing* Grade 3���������Ciema-  tine Marshall, Marion Burnett, Billy  Bayie and���������Raymond *. Martin equal.  Grade 7 ��������� Tons 'Crawford, Herbert  Couling, Andrew Miller.  Perfect attendance���������Frederick AU  derson, William Bayle, Margaret  Blinco. Marion Snrnett, Lyda Christie, Barl Christie, Herbert Couling,  Tom Crawford,- Minnie Downes,  Manuel Irving, Marguerite Ferguson.  Jean Henderson, Joan Hilton, Hazel  Hop wood. LeRoy Johnson. Frances  Lewis, Marjorie' Leartuontb. Olema-  tane     Marshall,     Dorothy    Marshall.  *&������9*<mfw������9m  and   Mrs.   E.J.   Brawn   were  to Saskatchewan  on Tuesday-,  Fir,���������..*..*..1  .������..  Mr.  called  A*.*. aKaUrf, *������������������*���������?tmv%n IU������jr������ir������.s  '*.*   +1*.  cssotbvr.'  A    '   ���������        .   . ��������� ���������    ,   ���������   -  Mrs. B. P. Whiteside spent a few  daya in Cranbrook last week, returning on Saturday.  Mrs. H. Gillie left on Thursday on a  visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs.  Wick, Sumaia, Wash.  Dr. Henderson of Oreston was a  proBCSBlonal visitor at Sirdar on Wednesday last, attending T. Rogers, who  is under the weather.  Mrs. S. MeCabe and Mrs. Bleumenauer were Saturday visitors at Creston, guests of Mrs. Newby. Mrs.  Jack Cameron was cail ing oan Creston  friends the day previous.  Jack Cameron aind H. Backus wexo  botwoen trains callers at Creston on  Saturday.  Motor travel to Crouton ts reported  not too bad by Principal! and Mrs. Lea  Smith who wero at the metropolis on  Saturday for tbe picture show.  Mrs. Geo. Cam waa hostess at a  delightful tea in honor of Mrs. Buck-  Sand, who !������ 3������"MivJiig' shortly for her  home in England. The rooms wero  beautiful with pink carnations and  pussy willows. A delightful musical  programme was provided by Mrs. Jus  Wilson rendering appreciated piano  spins, and much enjoyed were the  vocal numbers hy Mesdames Dabley,  Dennes, and Wilson, as wall as the  guest oar honor, Mrs. Jiuokianci.  Games and contests wero Indulged in  with Mrs. Buckliind winning Brat  prize and Mrs. Whltoulde a close competitor.     In   a   second   contest   the  on Ttiesda*'.      **"  Wednesday" evening last members  of the K.K. Klub spent an enjoyable  evening at cribbage. the honors going  to Mrs. M. WigenV After supper  there -was a few hours dancing.  D..J. Spiers,- general road foreman,  was  here on   an   official    visit   from  e  Creston during the week, making an  inspection of the "highways in this  district.  Mass Florence Wood was at Creston  for the weekend, a guest of Mrs. Pat.  mm     ���������_J    -kt    o.a -*_*.    __  .ib.    eaaau     JL-..   aovciii     iciv    wu  Friday to-spend the weekend with  their parents,  returning on  Sunday.  J. B. Winlaw is just back after a  business trip to points in eastern  Canada.  sVic. Johnson who has been working  at Slocan, returned on Saturday.  -��������� Miss  E.  Towson . -wtats Aa.  Visitor  at  Canyon   with   her   sister,  Mrs;; M. Andestad. '  The whist and dance on Sattirday  night was quite a success. The. winners were Miss M. Joy and P. Lacbat.  Tbe consolation honors went to Miss  Phyllis FoxhII. After lunch th*������re  was dancing, and everyone reports a  very good time. "V  Mrs. Marsden of Kimberley is a  Wynndel visitor at present, a guest  of Mrs. T. E. Stingeby. With her  hostess Mrs. Marsden visited Creston  on Monday evening and contributed a  couple of vocal numbers at Miss  MoLuhan's recital.  MiFses Rents: arrived on Sunday,,  and are guests of Mrs. Joy.  With the heavy thaw last week  nearly all the snow has gone, and  with n number of the summer birds  around it certainly 2ooks like an early  ntontno'.  Joan Greenwood, Doris Hendy, Srnest  Ireland, W^illiam Kernaghan, Charles  Klingensmith, Gotdon Martin. Helen  McCreath, Rachel Morrow. Irwin  Nickel. Gerald Phillips, Norman Phillips. Jean Ryckman, Ruth Spencer,  Jessie Spratt, Edith Walkey, William  Weir, Robert Waiiis, Madeleine Ro  aaaaoo, loaaa Kills, William Greer.  Division 5���������-Miss Kerr, Teacher.  Class leaders: Junior Second���������Doris  Walter**. Senior First Class A���������Ruby  Palmer. Class B���������Riassell Gabellhei.  Class C.���������I:-������.s.e Arrowsmith. Writing   improvement��������� Dorothea   Green-  Mrs. Cummings of Vancouver is a  visitor here ***������ present, a guest of Mrs.  K. Andrew.  Rev. J. E. Healey and daughter,  lona, TTeri*- weekend vasitoars at Cran-  ulrOOifc.  Miss Eveleine Clark was a birthday  party bosaVess on Friday evening, the  affair being much enjoyed by all the  guests.  A number from here that have been  working   at  the   Putnam, Palmer &  wood.     General  improvement���������Mary j staples. Limited, sawmill all  winter  Watson.-  Perfect attendance���������Jack   Burnett,  Frank Herdman, Marguerite Grant,  Dorothy Klingensmith, Fred McRay,  Victor McRay, Russel Gabellhei,  Ei-nest   Hill,   Vivian   Walkey.  Elmer  Madeleine Moore,'Mary Maione. Doro      _ __  thea MacDonald, Frank Morrow, | Walkey, Waiter tliii  Rolande Miller. Beryl Nichols, Dora  Nickel, Fay Pendry, Betty Speero.  EIsr. Willis, Jack Young, Sally Johnson, Clifford Greer. Olive Greer,  Harold Bentnger..  we^e������d,L^rade  G&iqyon GIty  Rev. S. Newby had quite u good  turnout on Sunday afternoon for his  final service at Canyon. Ho Is returning to England at the end of the week.  The United Church service on Sunday wais what Is termed as a houao  service, with the mmtlo and adoresses  foatniiiig that theme, with local residents taking a prominent part in the  musical exercises.  A. D. Pochin of Nelson is here for a  couple of Weeks looking after praioing  and other spring work on (she ranch. 8  Saturday was the very last day for  sleighing, and the beat possible use  was made of it, the Samuelson loggers  getting all tho season's log cut to the  Johnston mill, .which has enough  timber on hand to keep it rnnulng  until April. So far as sleighing goes  this has been the best winter in a  dozen years.  ���������'Alf. Nelnon left last avfli-fe for the  Macleod, Alberta, country where he  has taken a gravel hauling contract  aind Is operating with ono of the  trucks he had in the days of his produce company.  Pruning operations are general In  the Canyon district. All stone fruits  look promlalng and very heavy pruning io being done od tho Wealthys  and Mcintosh lieds as thette ar������v due  for ai very heavy oa-op. All other  varltipR of apples look very promising,  too.  Division 2���������Miss Rendall. teacher.  Highest standing. Grade 5���������Harry  Johnson. General improvement ���������  Retba Phillips. Writiny improvement ��������� Margaret Miller. Grade 6,  highest standing ��������� Herbert Dodd.  General improvement���������Kate Payne.  Writing improvement���������Iris   Taylor.  Perfect attendance��������� Joyce Burk-  haart, James D-rswses, Robert Dickson,  Harry Johnson. Frances Lewis, Frances Moore. Vera McGonegal, Harold  McLaren, Margaret Miller. Phyllis  McDonald, Molly Moore, Kate Payne.  Neiiie Payne, Keetha Phillips, Sarah  Quinn, Arthur Speers.  j Division 3���������Miss Wade, Teacher  4b, Proficiency ��������� Dorothy  Coins, Eleanor jaspratti Marion Quinn*  General improvement���������Hughena McCreath. Grade 3a, Proficiency ���������  Charlie Taylor, Eileen Klingensmith,  George Dodd. General improvement  ���������Ruth Hare.  Promoted from Grade 4h to 4a���������  Dorothy Collis, Eleanor Spratt, Marion Quinn. Stewart Spiers, Douglas  Spiers, Hughena McCapeath, Margaret  Burnett, Hazel McGonegal, Doris  Bayle, Raymond Bevan* Billy Fergu  son, Loyd McLaren, Holger Johnson,  Douglas Alderson. On trial���������-Emms  Hills, Clarence Embree, Yvonne  Murrell* John Pendry, Lily Brixa.  Promoted from Grade 3a to 4b���������  Charlie Taylor, Eileen Klingensmith,  Geoi-ge Dodd, Ruth Hare, Margaret  Henderson, Arthur Dodd, Margaret  Irving, Ennnett Johnson. On trial���������  Normsn Nickel, Stewart Hilton.  Division 4���������Miss Holmes, Tescher.  Grade 8 Junior, Proficiency���������Rachel  Morrow. Improvement��������� Madeline  Romano, Writing improvement ���������  Robert Willis. Grade 2 Senior. Proficiency���������Doris Ferguson. Improvement���������Richard Trevelyan. Writing  imp*overment���������Doris Beninger. Grade  2 Junior, Proficiency���������Beryl Palmer.  Improvement���������Gordon Martin. Writing   imnrovement���������Maisie   Ferguson.  Perfect attendance ��������� Morley Baar-  nett, William Craig, Doi-Ik Ferguson.  Irving    Ferguson,   Malsle    Fergaisota,  Local and Personal  Provincial revenues ware quite  buoyant for last month Creston provincial police office gathering in  almost $1400. of which amount $1100  was for motor licenses.  "*)  At the Kcotenay~Boundary conference of W.M.S. organizations of tbe  United Church ac Cranbrook last  week, Mrs. J. W. Robinson of Creston  was elected mission secretary.  are home again, as the plant is shut  down how sleighing has disappeared.  Kel. Andrew is the first 1928 auto  buyer. He has purchased Che 1028  Ford offered for sale by Rev. S.  Newby, who is leaving Creston for  the Old Country.  At bridge whist the Erickson players are sweeping the boards, at  Creston this winter. ' At both the  Conservative ladies and Legion drives  more than half the. prizes fell to  Erickson players.  Mass Mildrld Andeen. who is attending high school at Cranbrook, -was  home for the weekend.  Harry Redmile, manager for the  Continental Pole & Tie Company, has  Kitchener on the shipping list with  several cars oi poles amoving east most  every day.  Rev. Mr. Simpson is due here on  Wednesday next to discuss with local  Anglicans the matter of religious education in the schools* Hi������ will take  service at Christ Church at 8 p.m.  Thursday of last week was ground- lson' students at Creston high  school,  hog day  and  ae cloudy weather pre-1 weFe bome fop fch������ weekend.  ���������������_^  ^i ���������gjjp^.^.jg. ������3-f^������r*dVtfee.j-r^ F-rank Romano and:  was V unable   to ;see   hiBJ^Ray McfKelvey of Creston, were Frt  MS,.,.   O*--"     13���������_*.      -a-a .3  iuido vfraia.juuiiv   auu  aa7l������U������ra.  Bridge am  Woo      a    ' *V^    fl  iilul   iJilwlj  Under the auspices of Creston  and District Women's Institute in PAUISH HAXiL  Tubs., Feb. 14  at EIGHT p.m.  REFRESHMENTS.  ^^ ^M l^^i^| w ^LfteW ^^fg4^  woodchuck  shadow and that winter is now over.  _ ^*  Up to tht preoenl therr has been no  overcrowding at the provincial roolice  office by dog owners outside tbe  village in quest of 1928 dog tags.  Ouly eleven were taken out in January.  Creston board of trade meets in  February session on Tuesday night at  the town hall. Standing Committees  for the year will be named, and there  is also other important business to  come np.  Mrs. Frank Bunt, who has been a  hospital patient at Ci*anba'nok, where  she underwent an operation almost  two ��������� weeks ago, is making such a sue  cessful recovery that she is expected  home early next week.  A dozen appeaals were heard at the  assessment roll cotart of revision at  which the new village commissioners  were in charge on Monday morning.  Redaictions were made in eleven of  the dozen applications.  Fon Salic-Breaker plow, stump  puller, handpower Bean sprav pump  complete, hand stump pullea*. two-  quart glass imtter churn, $2.25; wall-  Saper and border for two large rooms,  6.    C. Moore, Creston.  In the ahuence of Pastor Herdman,  taking a special home service at Canyon on Sunday night, woiship at  Trinity United Chaaa*ch was in charge  of J. W. Robinson, with Dr. Liilie  giving an nddaess on **Ability."  The R. S. Bevttn residonce, which  was badly giatted by fire aboaat three  weeks ago Is being rapidly rehabilitated. The carpenter work and plaster  Ing bus been completed aand the  interior decorating Is now under way.  Until the new boiler is installed at  the Rodgers1 plant the planing mill is  being operated at night, hh pa-uctlually  all the present power is required to  handle the sawmill. There Is quito a  good prairie demand for lumber at  preiiciaU.  Previous to the sitting pf the vlllt-tgo  aasewmnent court of revision on Mon  day tho cnnimissioners met in their  first council Kession at which F. 11.  Jackson waa named chiainnan and  standing eaunmlfcU'ei* of eon noil for  1028 were struok.  Mov. H. fciowtay had n large turnout  for bis finail service at CkrlHt Olittrcl.  on Statuit.y ttif-UL, at which he dt'llvm-  nd a i.lnti'ly and appropriate addresn.  Today he Iai haviaaaa; a wale of hit* botasi-  day visitors at Kitchener. W^alter  Collins and "Redn Hiekey were also  other Creston callers the past week.  Everyone in Kitchener is glad to  hear that Joe Laverne, who has bean  a hospital patietat at Cranbrook, will  be in shape to return very shortly.  A. G. Strudwicke is back again  after an extended visit with Creston  friends.  Kitchener visitors at Creston last  week included John Sullivan and  Matt. Anderson.  hold   effects   and   will    be     leaving  tomoriow on his return to England,  where he wjll be assistant nt Laken-  ham, Norwich.  The Legion had quite a good turnout of whist playes-a at the bridge and  whist drive in the Parish Hall on  Friday night, at which the hjjgh scores  at bridge were made by Airs. C. W.  Allan and Walter Hail, with second  prizes going to Miss Beth Putnam an J  a Mr. McLeod. At oldstyle whist the  winners weie Mrs. Webster and C. L.  Mitchell.  A memorial Bet-vice to Earl Haig,  the British great war commander who  died on Thursday last, was held at  Christ Church on Sunday night,  when Rev. S. Newby made fitting  reference to the activities of tbe departed. Appropriate hymns were  sung, and at the close the orgaaiist,  A. A. jl. Collla, rendered the Dead  March in Saul.  H. Ilttwllaoraii*, a field man for the  Ba*oder Cunning Company, Now West-  miaaHter. sipent a caitanle of daya here  last week, getting official information  as to production of the Valley. The  firm is' on the lookout for a location  for ai new plant, a tad would havo no  hesitation coming to Creston if the  dyking of tho flatH were under way  and there wn������ some assurance na to u  snpp'.y of graven |i������hh up to KM JO acrata*  Mihh Rlt.le McLnghtin.'entertainer,  had quite a ������i������ul tut noa.t iat Trinity  Ohui-oh for hea* dramatic recital on  Monday night, at which she Avas  arointed by Mi-h. Marsden of Kim ber.  l������-y. who }m a K;iieut of Mih, Slingsby,  Wyaajiidel, v*Atu coratvibaited ti uuii|tlu  of vocal number**, ilh well au W. J.  Truseotc. iho narair netiani adaottt a������au  for the organ fund. Miss McLnhan  Wiim at WymnijWl aaa. Tiau������iday ail^ht,  anil timing her stay in town waa* a  Ktiettl. iif Mi-h, Hei-ditataaa. PS'/y y?  THE    REVIEW,    CttESTO^    B.    C.  *t������  The Orange Pekoe, at a little  extra cost, is extra .good  In clean, bright Aluminum  c  amada  To Tk������  F  ore  Carmua's amazing i?rogrc-ss in the last few years is challengtaig the  attention of the world. Tliat progress is based aiot only on the great variety,  extent and richness oil this country's natural resoaarces, but is founded an the  renewed i'aith of Canadians iaa their Dominion and in the confidence they  have in themselves, a faith and confidence bora largely of the really tremendous a enlevements, of. Canada during- tlae years of the Great War. In-that  titanic struggle the people of Canada showed wonderful energy, -displayed  great initiative, unsurpassed organizing1 ability, and hitherto undreamed vl  powers and strength. Thrown to a large extent upon its own resources^'financial, and otheiwise, the Dominion courageously faced ail problems and did 30  with marked success.  Few couiati-ies, if any, weathered the stormy days and difficult conditions  a..f the after-the-war and reconstruction years as successfully as did this-  Dominion. Canadians became coa'iscious for the first timet of their national  strength; the people discovered their national soul. Their former doaahts and  timidities, their seli'-de^reciation, aaid what has commonly heen termed their  trafercoiity complex, disappeared, and has been replaced by courage, conil-  den.ee and superb faith.  In former years it is true Canadians had saiceessfully grappled with  large and difficult domestic prohlems, "but, in these more recent years, the  Dominion has b*?klly taken its place in the world arena. Its position today in  in the Councils of ti:e League of Nations is an outstanding one;, its place  in the Commonwealth of British Kations is strong and assured. The score  or more nations constituting the Pan-American Union, including the United  World Wheat Pool Conference  Will Be Held In Itegina. On June 5, 6  and 7 -  - Preliminary arrangements for the  third ''.international, wheat pool conf er-  ence were discussed at a meetisgVtif  the international confe^ence fcommit-  tee held here in Winnipeg reeentiy.  The conference wall be held in Regina, June 5, 6 and 7, and it is expected all the important wheat exporting* countries of thc world will be  represented.  No statement -was auade: cpnedrh-  ing the preliminary plans discussed  recently, but it was announced the  committee would meet again in May  to arrange final details.  F  rtWn A US? A ITU  pun nmp  TONIC  A Nova Scotia JLady Was Iia An  Anaemic Coiidition ^  Men and women who do not sleep  well    and    are    not    refreshed   and  i. i afTVM-ttvHioMnrl    Ivtr   **���������        niu'lif'o        l'oct-      a*"**  . __.   a^���������.     _ .������     _._._.._.   ^.   a.   -a_ ��������� H.      . -_��������� .-.������._ ,.-       a. J.    ^i ^* V, W������^     "%*  generally suffering from thin, watery  blood. The nerves fail to get the  notarishmertt they demand and headaches and a worn-out feeling is the  result. Baailding- up the blood is the  one sure step to renewed health ancl  strength, and for this purpose notli-  iaag- else can equal Br. Williams' Pinlc  Pills. Fi-om first dose to last they  eairich and purify the blood, and in  this way promise better appetite, better rest at night, and renewed,  strength.  Mrs. Mary E. TJhlmam Williams-  town, N.S., writes:���������-'I havo received  so much benefit from Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills, that I would feel myself  ungrateful if I did not let you know.  I was in a very poor state of health  _ and reached the stage where I had to  Central and South America,  are anxious that   remain in bed.    A. doctor was called  .   . , ,  .  . ,     . a,   .    . ,. .. ,.       .     ...      in and he told me I had no organic  Jommaon suoukl join tnem and give aadea strength and prestige to tho &  Radio Telephone Links  Winnipeg and London  Conversation  I  Carried    On    Between ���������  Western City aind Mother i  f'W- '���������'V-1'C6nntiry ��������� - 'I  y^initir^up the gateway of Western  GanadaVwith the Vsaother '���������oimti-v ������ '  trans-Atlantic radio telephone conversation between Winnipeg-, and London,  Eiigland, has been successfully carried out. For 15 minutes an official of  the Manitoba Government Telephone  System conversed with a member- ot  the LiOndon postal telephones.- So clear  was the reception that the London  official complained of the lap-tap of  the telegraph ticker in the Winnipeg  office.   - -,_-,,  "'For heaven's sake stop that telegraph ticker ih>ot^ is deaf-I  ening,"  he 'eaid" to  William  Walton,���������!  long distance chief of the X-Janitoba  telephones.  The call ns it came to Winnipeg, a  distance of about 5,000 miles, passed  through New York; Chicago, Mimic  apolis and Fargo, N.p. .  NewAntkAircraft Gun  States and the countries of  -h  Union, while other nations arc encouraging the establishment-off--direct-diplomatic representation with this country.  But even yet it is, doubtful if many Canadians fully realize the rapid  growth and steadily increasing power of their own country, because, as a  rule, the average citizen pays httle attention to so-called dry statistics in  which the g-rowth of a country is set forth. In a recent speech at Winnipeg*,  Mi*. K. W. Beatty, president of the C.FtR., succinctly and impressively cet  forth a few facts, which will bear repeating. He noted, for example, the  following;  Ever j' working day last year Canadians took from tlieir forests, products valued at $1,500,*000.  From mines they took SSS0,000 daily.  Every working day they increased their capacity for manufacturing pulp  and paper by 1,000 tons. Canada now manufactures one-third of the .world's  requirements* of newsprint.  Every working day they added 700 horsepower in hydro-electric energy  to the power already installed, ard at the same time began work that will  add 1,000 h.p. every day in the first six months of 1928.  Canada's export trade last year, with less than 10,000,006 people, was  eqtaai to Lhe export trade of the United States, when the latter country had a  population of 75,000,00;>.  Commenting on these ancl other statements in Mr. Beatty's striking sur-  vey, ai Winnipeg paper asks: "Is it any wonder that'in the past two years  the Canadian people have been putting ������200,000 into the savings hanks every  banking day, increasing deposits in other financial instiutions correspondingly, investing* in life insurance at the same relative rate, buying back  millions iu securities formerly held in Great Britain ancl Europe, providing  almost unlimited capital for sound industrial enterprises, and have acquired a  '.spirit of solid confidence and f,e3f-reliance?"  Nor is it surprising that more people are emigrating from tlie British  Isles to Canada than to any other country, many thousands more than to  Australia. , ���������  Speaking* at the opening ol the great 5,500,000 bushel terminal elevator  just completed by the United Grain Growers at Port Arthur, Pi*esident T. A.  Ci-orai- predicted that, while Canada was now producing approximately 500,-  000,000 bushels of wheat annually, and is today the world's'greatest wheat  <>>.-port>ng- country, production would be further increased .until this Dominion would be producing one billion bushels of wheat annually.  And the thounght i'or Canadians to keep over in their minds,  and to  profit by, is that Canada is only just beginning to get into its stride.  trouble, but was simply run down  from overwork. I had been left with  a family to support, which I did by  dressmaking. The doctor said my  blood had almost turned to water,  and advised a i-est cure. I did not  see how it was possible for me to take  a very long rest, so 1 decided to try  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills. Soon I found  any streaigth   returning   and   before  trftytr -\r\rycr- T i*r������ig oVOa *o o-a nlirtiit Tnv   jr    ���������-"-a   ���������    ������������������ ���������""   ~���������   ������"   ��������� ��������� ��������� J  duties as usual again. This was a few  years ago, and my health remained  good until about a year ago, when I  broke out with humor'of the blood.  Again 1 consulted the doctor, who said  my bloo.d had-become? so thin that it  had really poisoned itself. I told him  I had bought several boxes of Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills, and he tola me to  go on taking them as he thought they  were just what I needed. I took eight  boxes and again was in good health.  I can therefore recommend these pills  toall in a. weak or run-down condition^,'  DrV Williams' Pink Pills are sold by  all druggists or will he sent toy mail,  post paid, on receipt of price, 50 cents  a box.   Try thean today.  Weapon Has .Vertical..Range Of Three  ?  .Miles" '  A new three inch anti-aircraft gun  and mobile mount has been designed  by the ordnance department of the  United States army and adopted by  the war department.  This new weapon is capable of sending 25 shots a minute almost three  miles straight up and its horizontal  range is more than twice that <31r-  tance. Its mobile carriage presents  the latest developments, combining-  stability and motjility, and can be  placed in readiness to fire in 15 minutes from a carrying position It is so  light that it can he moved across the  country by a standard four whodi  drive trucfe.  LESSON No. 14  Question: Why is emulsified cod-liver oilso efficient and? [S'Of beneficial a  food-tonic?  Answers because it is  so easily assimilated and  quickly builds up strength.  Multitudes use  it every  day as in ������������������'.-'/'���������'  POTT'S  mm  Reach Better Understanding  Friendly  Relations    Between    North  and South Of Ireland  Viscount Craigavon, premier of  Northern Ireland, in a speech at Belfast City Hall, said lie wan glad to  .state that friendly relations between"  the Irish Free State and Northern Ireland are growing better every day.  It is the desire of all  citizens, he  said, tbat they should have only the,  best relations with such close neighbors.  Miller's Worm Powders ywill eradicate the worm evil that bears so  heavily on children and is believed to  cause many fatalities. They-are ah acceptable medicine to children and can  be fully relied upon to clear the food  channels thoroughly of these destructive parasites and restore the inflamed  and painful surfaces to healthfulness.  They are an- excellent remedy for  these evils.  Thc total crop of coca of the South  American countries for last year exceeded 75;000,000 pounds.  Filling Up Vacant Spaces  53,000 New Colonists Added To Canada's Population In'1-93 7  Through C.N.R.  Approximately 53,000 new,colouists  were directiy added to Canadian population in 1927 through the instrumentality of the Department of Colonization and Development, Canadian  Pacific Railway. Of these roughly 35,- More than three-fourths of the coca  000 moved directly through* channels leaves raised are consumed by the na-  created by the Department into ag-ri-j tive Indian population.  cultural or   domestic    service,    farm j ..,,?- _���������_:  training or farm ownership. ^Settlers |! Woodsmen-���������Keep Minard's handy,  moved from the TJnited Sttaes by thc I   Only the ''uninformed endure the  agony off corns. The knowing- ones ftp-  plywHol.'ipwa^s Corn Remover and g-at  relief.  Department's organizations totalled  11,000, practically all of which arc established on farms.  In New York City alone it is estimated that 100,000 women daily have  their hair marcelled.  Suggests Cure For Criminals  rtaysiciuaa  Would  Combat   Ci-lme   Ry  I.'se Of X-ICay  A sentence  of "under tho ruy" in-  .su-iui mi the gallows or a drab jatl  would U> meted oaat to criminals if a  j.'roup of Wheeling phydknims made  -prnctit-ul   their   thorny   of   combating  A Man of Rare Attainment  Hoi.kjrca] politically and nrofcssionally,  Chi rang   hia  1 He tatvte,   Dr.   R. V.  Pierce,  whoac picture ap-  penr:T. harrr*, anadc  a success lew have  ������������������riuatted, Me was  the origaiaator of  tliat grant herbal  Ionic, Dr. Pierre's  (italden Medical  Discovery, thc  sale (jt* wliicla lias,  n-ai.Ii ai|i*cucdliH-i-  ji-.tr, Lcvii .ji't-atily  incrar-'ifiM].  \\ Ik-is yoat I'������h I vv������ak, lire easily,# 1 ���������('",-  ca-iiaia- i\v-'���������Viiir.if.rcd t|iili:|;|y ;oid Hiim.MiliW.  ta il lil-c fia\ ill};' 111������ thn Hlfll|4td������-. just aftlc  \itnv iip.ovm draia'-.,! it for Dr, l'ia-rce,ft  i ,i.li|a;n M..l.".;il l)is.ovi*ry,rH-"Cf.JM.D.,"  i.i; Jli.id or i.il-lr'U-.       .  I '-,t-\-\ ( \ri-yvvlia-a-/: l.'.tld it n pmi-if-n.  Sctid  10 renin I'i.r lri;il |.I<K. of t.'ibletJI  a������i i Ha. I *iei<'���������:'(, I...'iui ulot y in ltri(l(i������-!aiarK������  (Jnl.ii'io,  \\      a     i        t'< iii  crime through the   medium    of   tho  X-ray.  Tho experimenters, headed by Dr.  R. J. Horsey, have revealed that? for  some time they 1><yvo studied a method consisting of dissolving tho thymus  igland with the X-ray.  Dr. Hci'Hcy said their woafk tended  to show there as a certain gland near  tho throat of small children which  should vanish as the child grows tap.  hut they found It ha many criminals  and Inwaae persottm. It Ih thoir theory  that this ductless gland causes nueh  persoais to bo abtaortn.il nnd thn': the  tvoaiblo ������.:aai be eradlcutud- wilh the  X-ray.  After studying the faces of Nathan  Leopold, Richard Loob and others. Dj\  iih-aHoy suit! he found In all of them  the  tell-tale chuvjuvLerlaticu of glnnd  CUMCll.  Two Trophies For Aviation.  Awards  For  Greatest Feat  Of 1937  Exclusive Of Stunting  Two important aviation trophies for  tiie airmen considered to have done  tlie greatest feat of - the year 1927,  exclusive of stunting, are to be awarded.  One is being given by the Department of National Defence and thc other by the Internaiicmul League of  Aviators. The latter trophy is accompanied by a cash prize enabling the  winner to take part in international  aeronautic events. "The aviation  League of Canada is charged with the  choice of the winner..  The name of Captain P. Stevenson,  former pilot of the Western Canada  airways who attained the record of  800 hours flying* last year ia mentioned iat coamection with tho government-  trophy. Captain Stevenson was killed  reccaitly laear Tho Pas, Man., but It is  bolived a posthumous award would be  Jn order.  CJood Market For Milk I'rodaietM  It is estimated thu,t tho production  of milk and milk products in Canada  is wnrthN $250,000,000 per annum at  the present thno. Tho prospects of  two markets for Ciamacllan producers,  the old established one in Europe and  the new oaie in thc TJnited States,  makes tho outlook tov thc industry decidedly roBy in thc opinion of the Do-  mbaton Dairy Comanlssionor.  Vll.etUt  tattle Vor I .S.  According to figure.; compiled by  Samuel ('.!. Keait, American Consul at  < 'atlgnty, more than $500,000 worth of  j cattle from Alburta were exjiorlod to  ! the ['idled f" fat cm bctweesa .Iialy lut,  ! 10117, niul Noveatabci,* IlOtli. Approxl-  ' itaaati.ly 12,000 Itt-iul of i-itoclccrH, fcod-  !(T;(    llttll     liOiCllf.     4'4ti.������i(l    \st-������u    ,,1 jl.|/jJ<.w  " iianatlt.   t.'1l!l   liadnn*   inv<i!cn<l   through  ' J,c|l������V.| S������1;;e  Negro llecaviaauiM WoaiUlay  Tom Johnson, 51. n nega-o plain lor er,  of May field, has been informed hy an  attorney from Tulsa, OKla., lhat he  in owa.ei- of a quarter-section of land  there upon which aro located forty or  more prodtaelng oil wells, aaad tJuaa hl/a  wealth vimpeH snnaewhere btitvvcen toaa  aaaid twenty miUtona.  1 Miiaard% TJialam4-aiii for a..sthiiiai.  The whole world knows Aspirin as. ah effective aiiti<lotc for  pain. But it's just as important to know that there i.v only cne  (jenmnc Aspirin. The name Bayer is on evory talilet, and can the  box. If liie name Bayer appe.arr., it'f, genuine; and if tt doesn't,  it* is not! Headaches arc dispelled by Aspirin. So are colda, and  the pain that goes with them; even neuralgia, neuritis, and rheumatism promptly relieved. Get Aspirin���������at any drugstore���������>y3th  proven directions.  Physicians prescribe Aspirin;  it does NOT affect the heart  Ausvli-lsa In t1m ti"mlt) mark- (MjSliitf.re.t tn CraraatlaV lmlk-atlnf llrtjw Mannf������t.nliia-n. Wlilla* Il  In welt Imovjn tlmt Ai.i.lrlii. ukna.iift Itty.-i- iitui.uriH-tii-l-i', M aiftnurv. Hut ptaltltc njcaljUtlt ltLlil������������  lint.*, tl.r 'I-������i,1(������h wan ttm ������i*u������iHid -wtiu tuoai' "tanfie ijmm"   iru^nwati.. /  o  TTH5   KKVTEW,    ORESTON,   B.   a  &  'mm  New Governor Inslaliec!  President of Irish Free State    |  FINALLY ADOPTED  Winnipeg.���������With hut brief debate,  Alanitoba's new liquoar bill, which provides for the sale of beer by the glass  in hotel parlors  ancl   clubs,  and   the j over a route of three miles to the vice  piarchasc of hard liquor under a cash-   regal lodge  James McNeill"-Takes Over Adminis-  1 ration Of Irish Free Sflate  Dublin���������Escorted by n troop oi  Free State Cavalry, James McNeill,  new governor of the Irish Free State,  went   Lc? fLeinster   House   where   the  Cillei.  ju.ai.u~e u.ujLiiiuipsi.t:iuaL  csie 0<xtu ox  office.  Tlae cavalry escorted   Mr.    McNeill  and his wife, who rode in a motor car  and-carry system from Government  commission stores, was adopted in thc  Legislature.  The act probably will be proclaimed February 15, Hon. W. J. Major,  Attorney-General, stated recently.  Preparations for opening beer parlors  are well under way by hotel men in  city and rural districts, and extensive  alterations have been made by some  in fitting their premises in accordance with-tlie new act.  Under the act, ���������orovisi.oan is made  for taking a local option vote in the  23 "dry" constituencies of the province.  Thc Manitoba Liquor Commission  i.j given wide powers under the act,  and severe penalties for infractions  are.-provided. The Government will  take ail liquor profits, instead pf dividing them with the cities and uru-  nici-palities assy at present, and bias the  right to purchase oiybuikl a brewery,  if conditions warrant, f f'V V V  There was no demonstration en  route and the spectators we re drenched by a heavy rainVy' VV fV''';V Vy-Vy-"  . After the oath fhadf'been administered Governor-General McNeill was  presented to allfthe higli Free State  officials and their wives sttid then went  to Leinster Lawn. Whero fhis first public act was to place a .wreapi on the  cenotaph there iri honor of the Irish  patriots, Arthur Griffith and- Michael  Collins.  Timothy I-Iealy, the retiring governor-general, had quietly vacated the  vice-regal lodge overnight with his  daughter, driving to his old home in  Chapelizoz on, the? banks of the X,Lffey.  L3am T. Cos^rc-^e, head of the Irish  Free State Government, who recently  paid a visit to the United States and  Canada.  land Surveyors In  Convention Af Ottawa  'Stj-tfriAc: 'Ayib. flicrrtwliff������il  Talk .-,0f..v- Semi-Tropieal   /Laaad    In  "���������Northern B.C. Is Largely. Fiction  Ottawa.���������The making of aerial  maps is resulting in a greater influx  of prospectors to Canada's many mining fields and is a time-saver for- eoni-  pany organizers, A. H. V NarrawayV  chief aerial survey engineer of the  topographical surveys, told tlie convention of Dominion land? surveyors,  here. i .?' V   ���������?, -���������"''  Mr. Narraway declared maps being  made through the use of aerial  photography were actually   tho   best  aind most accurate obtainable.  Talk of newly discovered semi-tropical land in Northern British Columbia Which was said to be kept warm | "and less than    one-quarter    .  through  the  eruption of hot springs  wonderful country has over been ade  Report Of Summer's Work Is Given  V To Crovernmeut  Ottawa.���������After months spent in the  uninhabited or sparsely settled sec-,  tions of Canada, the Dominion land  surveyors are here to compare notes,  exchange, experiences and to lay before the Government and tlie people of  Canada the result of their stammer's  work.  When the convention Opened about  100 surveyors and engineers took  part. R. W. Cautley, of Edmonton, the  president of the association of Dominion Land Surveyors, occupied the  chair. His address ->ya.s' the feature of  forenoon's 'meeting.'-.   ?  The tremendoub area in Canada  which, still remains practically unexplored and unknown -was emphasized  by Mr. Cautley.  "No surveyor has ever set foot on  the greater part of Canada," he said,  of    our  Sees No Possibility  Of Peace Department  But JResoliition Will Start Debate Says  Miss MacPhail  Windsor.   ��������� Terming  "moat-, reactionary city in Ontario,"  Mi^T'Agnes MacPhail, Mi.P., speaking  at the banquet of the Border Cities  Business and Professional Women's  Club, delivered a vigorous attaclf on  war, its makers arid planners.      "'  Miss MacPhail said she had placed  a resolution upon the order paper at  Ottawa calling- on the government to  authorize the formation of a government department for the promotion of  international peace and goodwill.  "We; have a department that is doing aii it can to promote the military  spirit," Miss MacPhail said. "'Why  should 'we--..not- have a department  working to definitely -promote the  spirit of amity and international  friendship? I know my resolution  won't carry, but it makes excellent  ground for debate." ?"'  Pay Tribute To Senator  Present   Poartrait   To    Senator -Dessaulles To Commemorate Huh-  dreth Birthday ^,.  Ottawa.���������The remoteness and One  nearness of those stirring eveats  which have given their color to the  history of Canada were strikingly emphasized when both House3 of Parliament, having adjourned for the occasion, a portrait of Senator Georges  Casimir Dessaulles was presented to  him by his fellow parliamentarians, in  commemoration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. Hon. Mr. Dessaulles  celebrated his centenary, September  29, 1927. \ ...  Hon. Hewitt, Bos tock, Speaker ot  the Senate, made tlie presentation in  ��������� the Senate chamber,  j Right Hon. W. ?L. Mackenzie King,  Prune Minister, e?:pressed his pride  in having the honor to join with the  Senate in congratulating Hon. Mr.  Dessaulles on the age he had attained  and oaa the service given with such  great distinction to himself, liis province, and to his country. It would ?be  of interest to all to know that in the  rebellion of 1837 Mr. Dessaulles, then  a boy of ten, was placed under arrest  and although not imprisoned, was put  under surveillance for almost a year.  Senator Dessaulles at present had a  distinct recollection of the stirring  events?of those days. His mother was  a sister of Louis Joseph Papineau.  Hon. R. B. Bennett, leader of the  Opposition in the House of Commons, associated himself and the Opposition with the Prime Minister's  sentiments..  Ban On Export Lipor Houses  was largely fiction, 'according to a report read to the delegates by K. P.  McCusker. V.. , ,:,. VV.  Speaking of* a recent survey he conducted in the northern stretches of the  Pacific coast- province, Mr. McCusker  said he had fotand luxurious meadows  and prairie land .and large stretches  of open country which he termed  "summer-land?"* It could not be  classed as semi-tropical, however, the  speaker declared. The country  .-abounded in game, goats, sheep, cari-  bou and grizzly bear. Grass grew to  such a height that it \<ras clear no  heavy snow fell during tlae winter.  quately mapped out or can be until  the surveys are made."  Lash Is Suggested As Penalty For  Drug Peddlers  Victoria.���������TMscussing liquor legislation, in the Legislature, Attorney-  General" A. IvI. Manson said the fight  begun in 1922 had now borne fruit  and export liquor houses were to be  put out-'-of business. In view of the  unanimity fin this respect among the  provinces, he did not think the Sen-  .   atewould venture again to���������"reject the  Urges Sales A^Tncy f ?'    [legislation,   as  had been  done  twice  Winnipeg���������Establishment of a &*-! before  after it. passed the House  of  PRAYER BOOK  vision is sua*  AIJVE OIIESTO  London.���������The controversy here over  the Church of England prayer book  continues unabated.  At a meeting of the London Diocesan Association of the Federation  of Catholic Priests, an Anglican body,  af-resolution was passed urging the  whole question of the" revision of the  prayer book should be postponed until after the Lambeth conference of  1930. The resolution declared the bishops' amendments in the deposited  prayer book were not likely to commend themselves either to the Anglo-  Catholics or the Evangelicals, and-?it.  pointed out there were churches, in  communion with the Church of England that had not yet heen consulted  with regard to the alterations in liturgical standards.    .  Lord Halifaxi a leader in the Ma-  lines conversations, insisted on a  similar measure of freedom being ac-  cerded the Church of England as is  now enjoyed by the established Presbyterian Church of Scotland. He expressed the belief that if the people  of the church united on this they could  command success, but that otherwise  they would remain powerless.  These are anxious times for the  church, said the Archbishop of York,  speaking* at the opening of a mission  exhibition at Sheffield recently. "Those  of us who are in a position to know,  are aware that the decision to be  reached next week in the church as-.  seiribiy anay involve the whole course  of history for the church of this land.  We pray we may have the wisdom  to discern God's purpose and the  courage to follow it," he said-  g Starts At FK  Otber Nations  Envoy  Reveals Operations Of Smugglers  New York.���������A confession of Flor-  cnt Lamotte, a sailor, has revealed  the operations of the diamond gang,  which has smaiggled hundreds of  thousands of doiiurw -worlii of diamonds from Kurope during the past  year. He confessed to bringing 55  packages' of diamonds into New York  last year. Arrested last Novomber,  Lamotte had $100,000 in diamonds  concealed in the'heels and toes of liis  shocPi.  Duiiy Proilitelion lleeJhaes  CaJgary.   Tremendous prosperity  among tiie farmers of Alberta, following remarkably successful seasons  I'm- grain growers, waa held hy Hon.  Coot go Hoadlny to bo partially ro-  .--.ponsablo' for the serious decline In  -.lairy produc lion which had been ob-  snrvod In tlao province mhi yeai\ Mr.  Hoiadluy with addressing the manufacturers' wen tion of tho Alberta Dalry-  rnon'fl Ar-iMoolri.lIon JWrd rt nana in) p<m-  vcnlloaa.  Would Mean Admittance Of Canada  To Pan-American Union  New York.���������Although members of  the Canadian Government have stated  that the Dominion will hot take the  initiative in applying for membership  in the Pan-American Union, a special  dispatch to the ?Herald Tribune from  its correspondent at Havana indicates  that Canada would be speedily admitted, provided she extended her diplomatic connections to several Latin j  American countries.  Described as ''cairious developments  running under thc surface," the dispatch says: "Unofficially a' suggestion  has been made to persons who would  transmit it to the proper Canadian authorities, that if tho Caandian Government would send diplomatic representatives to Chilo, Argentina, Brazil,  and Mexico, as she has done to Washington, she wotald bo, speedily admitted  to the union."  tional co-operative selling agencyVto  handle tlie products of the- variotis  provincial organizations was advocated by C. B. . Gooderham, Dominion  apiarist, ��������� at the annual? convention of  the Manitoba Beekeepers' Association. Mr. Gooderhanj also urged Government standard grades for honpy,  and curtailanent of the present price  cutting and individual selling*.  Strengthen Italian Army  Rome.���������The Fascist militia' will be  incorporated into the.-'''regular.- Italian  army in war time, Premier Mussolini  announced. Thc announcement wei?s  made in the coua-se of a review of tlie  militia upon the fifth anniversary of  its foundation.  Commons.,..,;-..,,,.    \.-r , _.:,.-,-���������, vt-  He washopeful also, he said, that  tlie V Federal House this year would  adopt the British Columbia suggestion  that the lash be added to the penalties  for drug peddlers.  Order American School Closed  Constantinople.-���������- The government  has ordered the- American school at  Broussa, Turkey, closed on the ground  that it has broken Turkish law by  converting students. The government  recently investigated the school after  it had been reported that four Moslem  girl students had been converted to  Christianity. The Turkish law prohibits religious propaganda in tlie  schools.  Bank Already Erected and Contract  fFor Drug Store Let  Flin Flon, Man.���������That the much  talked of Flin. Flon mine promises big  business in the:'future Is proven, by the  fact that the Royal Bank of, Canada  has'biiilt a branciif't^ere,V..?Tliis .i������. the  first..business ?ip fise."! started "since the?  taking up of the option, and the bank  will fee followed shortly by a -. drug  store, tbe contract for which, has been  let."'/. v . . p   _ /;.'���������  The new Flin . Flon hockey team  has accepted a challenge from the  Northland Hockey Association for a  match during dog derby week, and  this will probably be arranged. A  first class rink has been built at the  mine and tlie miners are busy pa*ac-  ticing for the March date.  -Would Outlaw Buhiiiai-ineft  WnKhington.-"���������.A dean and that tho  Kiibniarliae be outlawed as ji. weapon of  aiavul wan-faro wjib mndo iaa tlae Houae,  Tuopdiiy, by RnpaTMenlntive Fa'otldng-  h.'im, ncpiabllrnn, ^rnr.nach'.jnr-tln. Tic  prnpo-voit that thn nations of the  ^vo3id unite ijv ahoiitthin^ tho snibma-  a-iaa������ iun,t j>i-ohlblt ita ooiantaaietion.  Tho thre?i laa*/:y<*:it hot������-Ifi Iia Iho  xvoi-ld i'U'o thn PoniiHylvarniii. aiad tho  a "omaiiuaoro in .Now York City and tho  fltcveiiH in Oh in ago.  Form New Federsslton  Winnipeg.���������With 200 Hiangarians  present, tho Federation oaf Canadians  of Magyar Descent was formed at a  convention here. Dr. John UjvaL'y, Regina, wan elected president and Nicholas Istovnffy, Hamilton, Ont., secretary.' Tho objects of the federation  are to ci.-pj.itc citizenship ovgantantlons  which would nmlcc tho doscoaidunts of  Mngynrs wlao cnano l:n thn Doaninfoaa  faall-ii edged Canadians, asalot them in  lurid development work .and nUY In  philanthropic nnd charitable operations.  Canadian People C'oiilUlciai  Halifax.-���������"J nan fatniek hy the note  of'con'rirk-ncf- which Cnn:.idlnn people  havo regarding the fiaturo of thia Dominion and uIho by tlao enhaa'goinont of  Icitowlodge which you havo regarding  Canadian rcficmreefi, both aga*leultin-al  arad mineral," aleclared Itt, Hoti. L. C  M. H. Amery, Secretary evf .State for  tlio Dominions, in.  nn   intervJow   at  YcutMd Burglars  Captured  Two    Gangs   Are   Rounded    Up   liy  Winnaiiog Police  Winnipeg.���������Two gangs of youthful  burglars, members ranging- in ago  from 14 to 19 years, and totalling II  In number, have beeai rounded up by  police recently. One gaiag devoted its  efforts exclusively to stores and residences in the west end of tlie city,  while the other gang operated over a  wide area in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.  The first group of youthful bandits  was gathered in by police as the a-e-  sult of an investigation Into n, aeries  of store robberies. The second coup  was made when the youths were surprised by police while m the act ot  robbing n local drug store.  Two Fliers���������Air and Snow  F. Trubcc Davison, aoolatnnt "United States Secrotury of Wair In chairge  of Aviation, is having a look at "Moaintio," fnanous husklo with tho Chateau  Frontonac dog loam, while his driver and o-wner, Arthur Bcattvalit, in annwer-  Jug cruoationra,    Mr. DuvlH.m ia up at tlao Chateau Fronlonao taking in tho  1 ���������Quebec Winter sports oeaoow and Mount la is dohtg hia bit towau-cha malclng  Naval Men Go ToICraglanal  Wianaipeg.���������Oai thoia: way to England to miua tho new destroyer, "Toreador," and bring hor buck to Canada,  three olUcei's and 01 petty ofllccrs and  men of the Royal Canadian Navy,  passed throaagh Winnipeg recently oa*  the Canadiaai National Railways.  Thoy will sail froan Halifax on the  atcamshlp Lapland. The sailors are  froan Bsquhnalt and were the er-ew oi  the "Patrician."  Haul Completed War IUt>(ory  London..--Trio Daily Skotch Miii-i  Lluvt it was understood that tho laic  Earl Douglas Haig had coanpleted a  hlsloiy of tho groat war. The book  was said to have contained more or  tho secret hlHtory of the conflict thim  Is now available, and Earl Haig decided that It a-thoaild not be published  Oovenimcnt TIouso, where he wan en-'it a succc������n. Wheaiovcr ho appcarn In the lead ot! tho dog tcunv ho drawn all!,-|nHng hlH Ufotlmo.. Tt 1m b������������llev������td tinti.  ���������^v  N.  II.    171P  Icrtalncd during hltj brief wtay In tho eyes, for Moamtie used to lend tha patrol of-the Royal Canadian Mounted  city. Police In ihe Fur North and ha:i earned the Victoria <'"rofira, nien Hay.  he left Implicit instructions laow tho  hoolc .'ilaoiild b<^ dealt wtlia. ������f  THE  CRESTON  REVIEW  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston. B.C.  Subscription : ������52.50 a year in advance.  $8.00 to U;S. points.  O. F. Hayes. Editor and Owner.  CRESTON.   B.C,������ FRIDAY. FEB; 10  WHAT OTHER PAPERS SAY  If You Would Hot Sign  Don*t' S&& Ii I  Most of tia have the unfortunate  habit of talking too znucb. We  like to pose as authorities on subjects or questions about which we  really know very little We like  to assume an attitude of haviatg  inside knowledge of personal and  business affaim, 'Without taking  the trouble to verify information  given us we pass it on with the  prestige our personality adds to it.  Too many of us on hearing or  observing something out of the  ordinary carelessly make; it the  shaky foundation for our nest  conversation.  In some degree, newspapers as  well a-s itidivluuaiSa. are guilty of  this failing. There is one point of  difference. In effect the newspaper attaches its signature to the  information it circulates. Some  eare is therefore taken to check aip  and verify reports-  Is it not wise, when tempted to  repeat a bit of gossip, or when  something we do not understand  comes under our observation, to  aive it the test sssgpsst-ed hy a?sad  Co operation.    This writer asks:  **"Would yon be willing to  write out, sign your name to and  pass around the gossip which  yoai have heard or the suspicions  which have been aroused in you  by what you have seen or heard?  Could you honestly say that  what  you   are  about   to say or  Mnan.1.     vsrvtil**!  Vto   vSorttt.    *a������������-������  -t-Viath  -"[��������� ��������� ������������������    ��������� ��������� -"       -  -r������ ��������� ���������.      ���������- -a���������       __..- ���������  by repeating it you - would not  object to having it published  over yonr signature?  **If what yoai might otherwise  say will not hear this test, let it  alone. Let the subject drop  right there. If you won't sigra  it, you are suspicions of it; so���������  Don't Say It."���������Vernon News.  There is a side of the story  whioh Conservatives always conveniently ignore.*" It is worth  study. ������>r. MaoLeao put ii briefly  and clearly in his excellent speech  in the Leffas'atiire the. wt'bs������r day,  He admitted at the outset that  Iii ber a i governments had not al  ways been successful in balancing  their budgets���������due to special circumstances by no means inimical  to the public's interest���������but their  curreaat expenditures invaribly had  balanced current revenuea  Heavy capital expenditures out  of revenue in some years, however,  had occasioned a certain deficit.  But these have been small com  pared with the situation whioh  confronted the Province when the  present Opposition was in omce.  For instance, in 1912-1913. there  was a deficit of nearly $3,000,000;  In 1913 1914 the debit balance was  no   less  than ������5,200,000���������and   the  Province's   population   then    only  400,000.    In   four  years,  in   fact.  Conservative      deficits      averaged  $4,000,000     annually.       As      th������  Premier   pointed   but.    this   is   a  record of financial mismanagement  unequalled   in   any other  part   of  *u~a t? ..*:���������  Nor should it be forgotten that  at oiae time the former GJ-overmnent  borrowed ������5,000,000 to meet a  deficit. It was this proceeding  that earned for B..G. bonds the  title���������deficit bonds. This coudi  tion feoed the present regime when  it   took   office   at the end of 1916.  How successfully it dealt with it  is explained by the Province's high  credit ;atis������g.  CITIZEN.  There was no fir** loss at Vernon  during 1927 according to the  aaanaial report of the fire chief.  LETTERS TO THE EDITOR  1  SYNOPSIS GF LAND  ACT AMENDMENTS  Editor REview;  Sib,���������Conservative members in  the Legislature ihave had a good  deal to say about the financial  polioies of the MacLean Government. By a process, whioh it is  being suggested that even they  would find it difficult to explain,' Conriaissicraer.  tlaey are endeavoring to prove that  British Colaimbia's fiuances are in  a most hopeless state  Perhaps the best answer to this  is the plain statement that the  credit of this Province in the  money markets of this continent  stands as high ns that of the  Dominion itself and much higher  than some of tho other provinces.  The financial intere ts who deter  mine the prioe at which money  shall be loaned are not concerned  about tho politics of either Dr.  MacLean or Mr. Pooley���������Dr.  Tolmie, of course, is nob taken into  account at all���������their first aud  moan- important cottaidcration bq  the security which the borrower  can put up; when satisfied on this  point, they inquire into tho manner  in whioh the borrower is conducting his buBinofis. British Columbia  borrowe  ine  money from thoso in*  Lerc-hty an cheaply as the Dotniuiou  and nearly always cheaper than  the other provinces. So much for  its credit in thia regard.  Whenever tho Province is in tho  market for a loan thoro always is  a rush of bidders. This ought to  ho Mi.tfHotwst proof that British  Columbia is conducting its affairs  iti a htiHineflfllikc fuHhiott.  PRE-EMPTIONS  Vacant, -unreserved, i surveyed Crows  lands may tie pre-empted by British  subjects over 18 years of age, and by  aliens on declaring Intention to become  British subjects, conditional upon residence, occupation, and improvement  for agricultural purposes.  Full information concerning regulations regarding pre-emptions, is given  in Bulletin No. 1. Land Series, "How  to Pre-empt Land," copies of which, can  be obtained free of charge by addressing the Department of Iiands, Victoria,  B.C., or to any Government Agent.  Records will be granted covering only  land suitable for agricultural purposes,  and which is not timberland, te., carrying over 5,000 board feet per acre  west of the Coast Range and 8,000 feet  per acre east of that range.  Applications for pre-emptions are to  be addressed to the Land Commissioner  of the Land Recording Division in  which, the land applied for is situated,  and are made on printed forms, copies  | of which can be obtained from the Land  Ts-cmpticns must Eie occupied for  five years and improvements made to  value of $10 per acre, Including clearing and cultivating at least five acres,  before a Crown Grant can be received.  For more detailed information see  the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt Land."  PURCHASE  Applications are received for purchase  of vacant, unreserved Crown Lands,  not being timberland, tot agricultural  purposes; minimum price of first-class  (arable) land is $5 per acre, and second  class (grazing) land $2.50 per acre.  Further information regarding pui-ehaso  or lease of Crown lands is given in Bulletin No. 10. Land Series. "Purchase  and Lease of Crown Lands."  Mill, factory or industrial sites on  timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,  may be purchased or leased, the conditions including payment of atumpage.  HOMESITE LEASES  trnsurveyed areas not cxcccdtoff 2$  acres may be leased as homesltes, conditional upon a dwelling being erected  in the first year, title being obtainable  after residence and improvement conditions arc fulfilled and land has been  surveyed.  LEASES  For grassing and industrial purposes  areas not excfcedlnr*? 640 acres may be  leased by one person or a company.  GltAZINO  Under the Grazing Act the Province la divided Into grassing districts  and tlio range administered under a  Grazing Commissioner. Annual grassing permits are issued based on numbers ranged, priority being -given to  established ovmora. Stock-ownorit may  form ������*3eac!st!oE3 for rtrasa cssaasso-  of  a2"3g&    -SdSl     M    ^g^gjt.  egw tar ly priced to  Sale price  Br/Goods  af* *������rtft������ psno  1iSt>  Jf~VV  - J ���������������  and Comfortable  ���������antr.*ar������'*.:.*rW ���������/���������  ...--      . ,.V������5~  ��������� v**. ������ria.4^.?y....,..;;;  "���������'-   "' -''v-^v.y'--'���������"���������  ''PSPSM'������&- f-A:-tSPSP:'" ���������  aaa - ������?.y ���������"  V :"-r'-'s&?-:i.-~  "'.V:       "  Heavy Clothin;  Socks,   Shirts,  ;, Good Underwear  Mackinaw    Goats  Sleep warm under our Blankets, Quilts  and Flannelette Sheets  1  CRESTON MERCANTILE COMPANY  LIBV5TED  *w  ment. Free, or partially frco permits]  are available for settlers, cwipera or|  traveller.*, up to tan hrautl.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  The Mineral Province of Western Canada  TO THE END OF DECEMBER, 1926  Has produced Minerals as Follows:    Placer Gold, $78,018,948;      Lode Gold, #120,972,318.  Silver, $80,787,003;    Lead, $100,070,442;    Copper $209,067,008;     Zinc, a50,512,557;     Coal  and Coke, $264,699,133; Structural Materials and Miscellaneous Mineral a, $50,176,407; making; its mineral production Ua the ond of 1925 ft)u;w an.  Aggregate Value of $9889108*470  Production \ year ending December, 1926, $67,188,842  The Mininpc Lawa of this Province aro moras liberal and the fees lower than those of  any other Province in the Dominion, or any colony in tlio Britiah Empire,  Mineral looMioiio aro granted to disooverera for nominal fees.  Absolute Titles are obtained by developiuR euoh properties, the Heotiriry of whioh ia  aofunrarateed hy Crown jxrantn. '  Full information, together with Mininpt Reports and Maps, mny he obtained gratia by  addressing��������� ,,.  THE HON. THE MINISTER OF MINES  VICTORIA,  BRITISH COLUMBIA  N.B.���������Pa.xatlRitUyn.il Britiflh Oolatarabliv Mlaaoml Properties aapon which tloveloptnci.L work haa boon done  are ih'flnrlbofl in Home one of tho Annaiaal Roportu of tho MiniHter of M.aiow. Thorn* conHrleHng ntlaihiR  havoHtajamatH tthotald refer to 8������ich rcpnrtn, Thoy are available wlthoaat ohnriru on application to the Do-  pairtuaento Ml neat, Victorian, B.O. Reports of the Geological Survey of Otinachi, Winch Ditlltlhatf, Vain-  .-,������.uvtu'��������� itr<< t-iHtoiiuiit-iiiaaiu jch vn.nia.tYiu otatircttH <>a itirnrttiitMon.  Repot'tB oovts.fli������ff eiach of tho Six Mlrlorcaal Survey Dittbrictta nro pi.bllahccl nepaiti\i.te|y, aand avo avail  aablU- on aippIicatEoaa,  ra<iMgiflrgt-i^^ tJLsS  THSfi  ���������BESTOH REVIEW  NEWS OF K0QTE8UYS  Kaslo   public   library   bad   but  25 membars last year.  xus O.P.jti. Is this sssssn putting  up 2700 tons ox ice at  Cranbrook.  Tho electric light plant at Pentioton had 1435 customers last  year.  Pentioton's high and public  schools cost the ratepayers $70,007  last year.  Church    at  a  member-  The    Presbyterian  Cranbrook   announces  ship of 120.  108 cases were tried in Pentioton  police' court- in 1927, with fines  totalling $1733.  Iabij JSooisnar*7 Tsrssieifs v?ill tt*?*"'  year be able /to purchase poison  gas for gopher killing.  The hospital at Invermere operated at a loss of $60 last year. The  building and equipment ib valued  at $3285.  January 21st was the big production day at the Sullivan mine  at J*kisssbsriey. when 7000 tons of  ore were handled.  Okanagan tomato growers are  to ask for a prioe o? not less than  $20 a ton from canneries this year.  This is a raise of $4.  Pentioton's taa: rate this year  wiii be 45 mills. Improvements,  however, are assessed at but 20  per cent, of their value.  Cranbrook United Church Yaeople  contribute $7073 in the nine month  term of 1927, closing the books  with a surplus of $1259.  Cranbrook United Church added  51 members last. year, and now has  203 names on the roll. The Sunday sohool enrollment is 268.  Kaslo Women's Institute books  were honestly audited this year.  The work was done by lbs Anglican   and  United  Church   pastors.  Cranbrook Notary Ciub is giving  $200 to buy' the needed furnitnre  For tjhe ,,library --for/ the nurses*  quarters at the hospital in that  town.  The   public   works   department  ���������n.^   -atr.������*Jo   ^���������uz^^t.s���������g.  -a*  ���������nrr   v varanras  Women's Institute ia to establish a  rest room in that town.  Hosaland anowshoe club had 70  members out for their Sunday  afternoon hike last week.  F. E. Dotson, a   Bonner's  Ferry  poultry man   has just set  a  5000  egg inch bator in operation.  Pentioton growers this year  averaged $1.05 for their   Wagener  announces   iu  ..-.���������it  WHS  tuniac ������������t cov im  provements  in   the   highway  tween Yahk and Goatfell.  be������  hospital  Boat iiers  *D,~a-a>M.n  JL' Ci ������ J  s considering  discontinuing using he Kootenay  River as a water supply, and putting in a gravity system from  Myrtle Creek.  For IS27 ihe. United Church,  ladies' aid at Vernon raised all  its funds by voluntary giving, and  was able t&isaseet al! its obligations  and $15 to the good.  Due    to   improvements   in    its  irsg  SfegJtfc* IWf  in 1926.  -.mpared with 53  cents  In addition to having $2154 cash  in bank at the end of the year,  'Kaslfo hospital also boasts $2500  invested in Victory bonds.  Pentioton chief of police is calling for donations of discarded  footwear, to supply some of the  oai t-of-works in that town.  The Dominion Canners will operate their cannery at Pentioton this  season, and are planning spetiding  #20,000 on improvements and adds-  ions to the equipment.  f&'MBLV  BEER Is a Tsxost wonder-  fflal tonic for alt who  are ovtirwdrked and those  who are riwirdo wn because  of weak impoverished  blood. There is no tonic  in the vv orid Uke good  pure beer.  Being rich in the food  elements of choicest Barley  Maltp combined -with the tosuc  properties of golden hops, it  quickly aids nature in restoring  both mind arid body to normal  health and strength.  /  \\ m'tfm%-^*������*t*^*tym*$   !?%  v   .. .<&* C*  Brewers attd Bottlers of tbe fatt-nous  SKATER SP1EUNCB BEER.  For sale at Government Liquor  Stores and Bcazr Parlors.  ..A  -44-  mmst  Tii-s advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  Board or by the Government of Brt*' r Colu:**'*���������-t.  Authorized  -~^m ^^^^m ^^hM^^  -^^^^^ ^mm .aMatraWtra*   ^rt*MMa&  l"*atMk  MA VaMat^. aav jjttjVaarfl BMrLWraia iMt*"afe is**  ^4s^^s affLaawrtf  HTCJlT ^L/S^JEas*-?*1 m \uJjl*   Mj.PM.iJ JL amJL^M^ JL  VV-sitcn'at' oi* our prices  BsBsaf B^ff B* ''BvarH  B  B**    wmmE       %sa M^ I"*c jSA %J3' WT...  m+, m������ nmmrr*      *,      nm m **%.. mr * g  \T" *������* ttmkun ������������������ ������ ������       *���������- i"J *-* ������������ ���������������������������. Urn Ma  aenviei: ow. anything opckatcd by gag dune   ���������i.  ** ctata w������ tt ui *n.o  JL-U-Uftaao I caw l g va  Vt.rr.n  ������jcaa*o  tjt'ouv;au  just experienced a cnt in  itisairance  rates   that   runs   to  50  per cent  under certain circumstances.  \<.  *&'  Kossland council is writiaig a  letter to all the town merchants  asking them to at once redacts  prions and thais a void, a civic investigation into iiviaita, cost*) in that  town,  Pentlcton growers are i*e3oieing  greatly at better apple prices. A  year ago 85 cents was paid for  Mcintosh Red. This year the  price is $1.35, and all other varities  in much, the same proportion.  Club License Applied For  In   the   absence   of   president   Cal.  Efa-ed "Lister, S. M. Watson presided at  the Feba-uary mectatig of the Canadian  Legion "on ? Tuesday   night.    F������ll information  in  connection   w\ in ������. clulv"4  license  was   submitted and carefully  discussed  and secretary instructed to  make   application foa? license.     Foair I  new members were received  bringing j  the membership aap to ii.    The Legion  has   named   a   special   committee   to  investigate the  matter of running an  excursion to "Nelson on Doaaaanion Day.  Kitchener School Report  Miss Hobden, principal.of Kitchener  school has isstjed the January stand  ings as follows: Highest standing:  Grade 8���������Dennis Bush, Wesley Blair.  Grade 7���������Edith Nelson. Richard Molander. Grade 6 ��������� Williard Blair,  Elsie Nelson, v Grade 5���������Nettie An-  da*ossof, Elmer Lindbloom. "Grade 4���������  Celina Langlois, Frank Abar. Grade*  S���������Charles Baish, Curt Aiadei-son.  Grade 2a���������Jack Langlois. Fred Aaa-  drossof. Grade 2b���������Alta Blair, Robert Johnson. 'Perfect attendance���������  Olarance Anderson, Myrtle Andei-son.  Selmer Anderson, Wesley Blatia*, Willard Blair, Chairles Bush, Dennis Bush,  Robert Johnson,   Richard Molander.  alal-O  Grade of  iVIlalw.IV.    \JlIl^  Effective forthwith I am discontinuing handling two  kinds of -milk-���������Jersey and  Holstein. In future I will  have but one grade, This  is a really splendid dairy  milk, very largely Jersey,  and will sell at  8 Quarts for $1.00  Creston Dairy  Ft. A. COMFORT  VKimSU  Shoos mWBadlo  S Ir" '    mBsBmO.   9tmm,*SmV'Of  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Store in  connection  jjfflj*ao ge&ggk jftsglMt JBB tgS Bw l������3������ JtSS  mwm-m*. ^^^n^^^m wmr*s,yi^mmi    m���������wa������.,     ssW/mm     ������wm     m*W p*WfrnT  SSme amd HamesM Heoairing1 '  1ARRY a Letter of Credit from the  _i Imperial Bank of Canada,  This  letter enables you to draw funds m.any  rw>MTai*-rtr   and in anv flirr^HCV doliaiTS.  pounds, francs, etc���������to the required  amo^int.  Take along also a few Travellers'  Cheques. They will be convenient when  ycu are not in reach of-a bank? and are  honoured in all countries without  question.  Letters of Credit  and Travellers*  Cheques may be obtained at all  Ji.Ct.tt������V.)U-CO.  Any branch of the bunk will give you  painstaking and dependable service.  !_*'*"'''_-  afcrzsi  aaan*f������B������.ii  a avaBj^  OF CANADA  OJftSSTOJW BRANCH "      7C W. AL.L.EN. tAmnstmt  Braocbea at Invermere, Gz**nbrook **& Perntc  ISO  *SSS5S"^  Your Pocket  used as  a bank has many -dis*  <-***. .*3 ���������*_������*-**. m%ftm*t^**^%.gB  Money carried in it is easy to  spend, on trifles or may be lost  or stoien.  Weekly deposits ia our Savings Bax&  Sznail or large accounts are weiconata,  XXUD   %ms������%JC*������%MZF*xLV    K*������%EH**%m  Caj?Stffil Paid Up $206O00,00O  Crestoaa Branch. ���������������"       R. J. Forbes, Manager  ������  In any of these lines we are-prepared to take care  of your every requirement promptly and at prices that  will satisfy.    We are handling  Maple Leaf and Robin Hood  FEED  ���������tHb. ���������JHuMti-s ^aaraLM^raarvi ������������������rtw^  Timothy, Alfalfa, Prairie Hay j  Brs^, Shorts j Barley Chop, Crushed Oats, Chopped   |  Oats, Wheat, Etc., always on hand.  t^l'      j ^      m|    /^^-^a      ' ^       J  GALT���������the best mined  O.  cCREATH  mmm  srera  P. BURNS & CO., Ltd  ��������� MEAT MERCHANTS  TRY OXJH  bhAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  An economical dimh, e������������y to -serve.  Shamrock Brana HAM, BACON tma LARD  *f*tr ar atfara. * w tr*    s>wmir* * *mw-w**r    *r������rT'wwf am  GL&NDALE CREAMERY BUTTER  (iovornnacnt fjjrHrti'd. I������i|j,lie8t cnualilj*.  FRESH and CURED FISH  all vtMrteLit^fl.  Choicest BEEP9 PORK, MUTTON, VEAL, LAMB  ' Mjf*m������ HIKAL POULTRY FOOD  liief.-itB<������H a-gg prod nation aand producer hotter poailtry.    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Britain  Is Following
Disarmament Flan
Have Decided To Abandon 10,000 Ton
Vessels For th�� Present
The British Governanent, it was announced at London, has decided to go
still further in its policy of naval disarmament indicated after the failure
of the tri-partite conferences.
The biuMing    program    passed    iaa
1925 provides for the laying- down of
one 10,000-ton cruiser and two 8,000-
toii cruisers in    each    of    the    three
years, i&27, 1928 and 1929. The First
Lord of the Admiralty, Right Hon. W.
C.    Bridgeman,    recently    announced
that it had been decided to abandon
all the 10,000-ton vessels for the present and that oaie. of tbe projected S,-
000-ton  tons ships might  be cara-ied j
over  until   1928-29. "Now it has  beeaa i
determined to abandon the latter ves- [
st'i altogether.
Vicks* healing, antiseptic ingredients
*���*.".��� ***** *^*-"t��^4-V��^T-fc��-��' ��*afi�� M
lief.   Apply gently;
Was Great Shopkeeper
Large Business Built Up In Mnglaaart
By John Sainsbury
Jobn James Sainsbury, founder'of
Messrs J. Sainsbury, provision merchants, who has died at his home at
Highgate. H.,.', Loudon, 33ng., at Uio age
of S3, ia dc-scribod a:- ono of jBritain's
greatest shopkeepers.
Ho started as u boy Iaa an oil tihop
in Drxirv Lano, aind when be married
| at
mo age ox is^���^bta years ago-��� ne
The. net result is* that ih  thc  two i Dpeueci a cheesemonger's shop in the
����� fl.uwo,��:��� t- rtfo ,i��M^.-,��-r�� .y*ars *n. question only three s.000-tou   samo street. He lived to see this tiny
The establishment of a department ���    ,���,,.1l, ���;,��, ^    -,   . ,  j,,,,.,,   in-ciMj nf-i  * ,       a      .  , ,        , ,     .
-      j. . .   ,   ,     \e&selb wan tie laid do\*n,  im>teaid ot   sb.0p develop into a colossal business,
for the promotion ot peace and inter-| in lhi    cl originally pro-   ,vhiU owns more than 100  shops  in
national  understanding is   advocated! Tf>o.Mhpr with the elimination*��,       \ ���, o
���=> iposeu.   logeuier wtui aie iiunuiataon | LOILQon alone, and many more in the
| of the '10,000-ton ships, this will mean } m>ovinces.
] the saving of about'��5,500,000  (?27,- \"   This   business
by Miss Agnes MacPhail. Progressive,
Southeast Grey.
is   estimated   to   be
| worth  nearly .��1,500,000  {$7,500,000),
Railway, introduced in the House  a j program    {*or    destroyers    and    stab-(and u is stm in thc sainsbury family,
bill to provide for the construction of rmarines v,-ill  remain unchanged  and j al| the shares beirifi- heu\ by Mr. John's
Hon... C. A, Dunning,    Minister    oij300,000>.     It  is understood  that   tho?
a  line  of  railway  between  Kosedale
and Bullpound, Alberta.
kBipeg Newspaper H\m
y    Patrick Mlirphy,' aged 14r was add- fnext year's program.
ed to the list of victims in Winnipeg. ; 	
when he was found dead hi a bed in a !
���.-rooming house, as the result of drinking- wood alcohol. He is thc 13th vie- '������
tim within the past two months. i
Sir Robert Borden was chosen pres- j
���Ment of the National Council of Can- i
ada., Institute of International Affairs, \
at tbe first annual meeting held in :<
Ottawa. John \V. Dafoe. Winnipeg, ���
was elected, vice-president. j
���professor Johannes ITasEg-er, winner j
of the Nobel Prize for medicine ��� in j
-"-       ~ ���--���-.--    y-    Copenhagen.!
S��roiessor i,'ioager. who was on the j
faculty of the "University of Copen-}
hagen, was awarded the prize for his *
work in cancer research. j
The scope of treaties arrived at by j
the Pan-American conference has J
been widened to include the world instead of the "U.S. and two Latin-
American republics, The treaties involved are those dealing with commercial aviation.
Admirea*s of many nationalities attended the funeral of" Vicente Blasco
Ibanez, noted Spanish author, who
died at Mentone, France, in voluntary
exile. A company of Alpine - chasseurs���the famous blue devils���rendered anilitai-y honors.
j that construction  of nine  destroyers isiy, ��on3 ancj sjx grandsons.
land six submarines will be included in      From llie time when Mr. Sainsbury
j began to-make his fDrury Lane shop a
j success he could never be tempted to
[buy anything- other than the best, and
I this, combined with the facts that he
; tried always to present his goods in
j the most attractive way and to have
jthem sold by the most attractive assistants, accounts for his success.
For Scalds or Burns.���Dr. Thomas'
Eclectric Oil is a standard remedy for
the prompt treatment of scalds and
burns. Its "healing power quickly
soothes the pain and aids a speedy
recovery from the injiary. It is also an
excellent remedy for all manner of
cuts, bruises and spa-ains, as well as
for relieving the pains arising from
inflammataoai of various kinds. A bottle in the house and stable saves many
a doctor's and veteriaiary's fee.
Special Kinds Ol Brick*
Sand-lime bricks, chidel- blocks, aaid
cement blocks are naade ait many
points in Canada, both in competition
with oi-dinary clny "bricks and pressed
bricks, and also for lase In localities
where ordinary bricks are aaot available except at relatively high cost,
Receives Handsome Gift
Sell-Made Millionaire Gives .Year In-
coxne To ."University Of
P. Giannani, born. 47 years ago in
a humble rooming house in San Jose,
Calif .j of poor Italian parents, has
placed his 1927 income, $1,500,000, at
the disposal of the University of California.
Under the terms of the gift $1,000,-
000 goes towards the establishment of
the Giannani foundation of agricultural economies; and. $500,000 will be
used for the erection of a building on
the university campus in Beriteles*-,
dedicated to ways and means of relieving: and improving the economic
condition of farmers, dairy and livestock men and fruit growers in California,
6j? goi>
Golden Text: "Thy King-do tn come.
Thy will be done, as in heaven, so on
earth."���Matthew 6.10.
Lesson:. Mark 1.14, 15; d.l-34.
Devotional Reading:. Psalm 14:1.
��* *.����?������ 4 jut. *m.\} j��?-f   hi an m   *-��_i0.ilfti.i 11*113 S
.1. The Growth Of the Church Of
God Is Sure: It Depends Upon God,
verses 2G-29. A deilnitidn of the
phraaae, the Kingdom of God, can only
be gleaned by studying the various
wfiys in which Jesus ttsed it. In His
parables wclekrn that it has to do
with man's spiritual natures -and*possibilities, his inner life. We might define it as the reign of God in the
hearts of men: "The Kingdom of God
is within you," said Jesus.
There is no geography in the Kins:-
dom of God, On" an ancient- Syrian
fragment the familiar words of Luke
1.33 read, "and to Has Kingdom there
shall be no frontier!': it ic for all the
vyorld and for every creature. -There
is no chronology in the Kingdom of
God; it is both present and future. As
Alexander Maclaren writes: ''It is
present wherever wills how to God;
it is future as to ���complete' realisation,
in a heaven from whence it comes and
to which, like its King, it belongs even
while on earth." In the earthly province of the Kingdom its. subjects are
fighting the good fight; in the heavenly province they have gained their
crowns of righteousness. :    '
A parable is a story told for the
purpose of illustrating a truth. The
parable of "The Seed Growing Secretly," or of "The Blade, the Ear, the
Full Coa-n," as it is also sometimes
called, portrays the slow but sure
growth of the Kingdom of God in the
hearts of men, "So is the Kingdom
of God," thus Jesus begins his parable. That is, what yota see to be God's
method of working in nature is also
His method of working in lhe spiritual realm. So is the Kingdom of God,
as if man should cast seed upon the
earth (as Jesus and tlie Apostles and
His later followers have implanted the
word of God in men's hearts); and
should sleep and rise night and day,
that is,' lead his customary life, leaving the result of the sowing with God;
and tho seed should spring tap and
grow, he Imoweth not how. "The
Kingdom of God cometh not with
observation." Jesus told thc Pharisees.
^ yf^ t*7    g.^..    .B��^��ar, f��*h    Cr\..    aa^aaaaa    aal.aau^.
���m   ��^ V    Co..   aa��..��.&a.   aw.    J..tt.    BWj��lltfCB
and friends, this low ocean fare���
greatly  reduced   rail   rates,   children
-under 17 carried FR.EE7
Aak aft once for details cf ihs
Sric'sh. Nomination Scheme
tTrana any omcc or agent of the
Tho Jacket Bolero
An outstainding new youth faai Paa-ia
fashion for smart occasions. Thc
fa*ont plaited skirt Is attached to an
imder-bodico and thc back is in one
piece. Thc sepaa-ate bolero jacket has
taacks at the shoulders to add a decorative note. Printed velvet, crepe satin using the reverse sido with thc lustrous surface for trimming, faille
crepe and supple woolens are chic fabrics for this design. No. 1704 is in
sizes 1G yeans, 36, 38, 10 and 42 inches baist. Slxo 30 requires -1% yards
36-inch, or 3Vz yards 54-inch material; 8VI* yards binding: % yard
3G-inch contrasting. Price 25 cents tlae
Our PaHhlon Book, illustrating the
nevveat atul most jDractieal styles, will
be of interest; to every home dross-
maker. Price of the book 10 cents tho
Kxhaiisted Froan Asthma*. Many
who read these words know the terrible, drain upon health and strength,
which conies in the train of asthmatic
troubles. Many do not realize, however, that there is one true remedy
which vvill aasually stop this drain. Dr.
J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy is a
wonderful check to this enervating
ailment. It has a countless recoi-d of
relief to its credit. It is sold almost
It Bids Pairi Begone.-���When neuralgia racks the iierves^ 6r lumbago
cripples the back is the time io test
the virtues of. Dr. Thomas' Eclectric
Oil. Weir rubbed in it will still tlie pain
and produce a sensation of ease and I
rest. A trial of it will establish faith |
in it.
There is an effective way to pleasantly relievo that diatresains Cough.
BackEej-'s SSisfSfa*. ;5:-4e2��-=hSii5i? ssid"
-"friendly'*. Yot 'it; acts'" like "iTS&ahia
clearing the. throst ant. - chest. Ona
done stops coush.Rg���and thera aro 40
doses in a 75-cent bottle I All druggists
sell it undei- a money-back j^aiarantce.
W. K. Stickler, 'I,tmlt6d,'
142  oEutoal  St.,   Toronto 2,
Acts like a flask~-
.. ft ��?ta��af��a mini aa.~aa.~att   ff>
A scientist says that the next war
will be fought vvitli insects. He
seems to be under tlie impression that
war is a picnic.
Sore Back.
Drive away the pain by massage withMinard's."  ���
Cork was first used for bottle stoppers between 1680 and 1715 by a
anonk of the Abbey of Haut Villers,
Recognized as a leading specific for
the ��� destruction of -worms, Ivlothea*
Graves' Worm fExterrhinator has
proved a. boon to suffering children
everywhere., It seldom fails.
INTellie Grant, davaghter of President
Grant, married Captain Sai-toris in
the White house in 1S74.
Recipes For This Week
(By Betty. Barclay)*
1 package lemon junket.
Feldspar Of High Quality
Canadian feldspar enjoys a . well-
merited reputation in tlie economic industries, being of high grade and of
uniform potash content, analysis of
ssamptes from a number of! quarries
showing a potash content of aboaat .12
per cent.
Soane scientists think that tlie rings
around the planet Saturn are composed of large masses of daast particles.
A false friend and your sliatlow attend only when tho sun shines.
How To Order Patterns
AddresB���Winnipeg Nowflpapor Union,
X75  MeDoniiot Ave.,   Winnipeg
Pattern   No.
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Un.'t U.j m*nt*r C��.*rrh. I4��v. ar* for HKouill *
* hint). ��*��������, i4��.Mr��i>Cail'on|oW��Mtati*s����a
��..,'.! I.; l�� *..;�����,- l.linuialk, im if.lu.ta >n*ll Inaa.
aVti .*-*C bun Z'J*4-CmM *����� r��lB��.l. aiJ.N VV.tt. l.o>xMam
To draw more tout-In taa to Japan
the mil way department in constructing*- aa. hu-fte moving pict.aaro studio.
Approximately   tvveaity-flve  tmllllon
children   rar<��   wjf^llo.ti   In   t.iir-   pit'.����iv
HtilaoolH of. the ITnltaul SUi'.'.���:'.
��{i@*f| ��} tOtd>0qSBs
Dizzy, Sinking Spells
Rlra, L. A. Oliver, QranviTlQ Ferry,
K.S., writofl:������" * A fuw yeaa*�� itgo I laud
di'/.z3��, Biialdrif? upollfl 00 bad I coitld
hardly sin-nil up without taking hold
o�� .suiiioJljiw^ Lu ��atppua-t u����, aaud X
c(~u](i aaot walk any diNfctuice oaa nccouaat
of beijsj*,' ko lihoa-t of breath.
(i'i had taalcoai a lot of doajtor'a naetl-
i��iaae, bait it dial ano no good, oaaly for
the tiauaj boiiift, ho joujjug iu the li.B.X...
ulmauatic atboaat
I   decide tl   to   try
them nntl found
ihom to bj just.
what they mvo yo<--
omraoxwloA to bo,
and I fool that I
owe cay life to
Prlcfl KOc- a box ant nil <lrt.ff{ijifltn naaal
analflxH, or amuled fliroct on reca'ipt ot
p��'ic.�� Ivy Tli��v 'IV "^mimTri <"Jtt.j T,\mii*'i}}
Toronto, Oaat,
tablespoon powdered sugar.
cup chopped walnuts.-
teaspoon almond extract.
pint milk.
pint cream.
Tai-t jelly or cherries.
Cut marshmallows in quarters with
shears and place in bottom of dessert
glasses. Whip cream, almond extract
and sugar together until stiff, add
chopped walnuts. Warm milk slightly,
in separate dish, dissolve in it tbe
junket powder, quickly pour this into
the cream mixture, stir a moment
carefully. Pour at once into tlie glas;-
sea. Thc nuts and marshmallows will
rise to the top. Lot set tantil firm. Then
chill. Top with bits of tart jelly.
Seallopcal Ham and Potatoes
laito a well-buttered pan piat hIIcch'
of raw peeled potatoes nnd a littlo
pepper. Then a layer of uncooked,
Blicecl ham. Add another layer of potatoes and haaii aaid pour on than
cream sauce (1 tablespoon . tlour, 1
tablespooat butter, to 1 cup milk),
Sprinkle bread crumbs on top and
bake iai a moderate oven until brown
nnd potatoes aro well done. Serve hot,
Just enough ham can be tased to give
Lhe desired flavor, whlcla laua the advantage of making: a little ham go a
loaig way. Por picnics this caai bo
baked nt homo In a heavy tlaa dish
with a cover and reheated over hoi,
water on a camp Arc.
i'ivteairilaag llatilHon Tower
During tlie year 1927 bydro-powea*
oqaalparaent'waas installed in Canada
reiady for operation to tho ejctcait of
aaioro than 221,000 h.p. In addition other undcrtaklngfa wero aadvatacod to
naach a stage that ai fa.rtiaor tot.al of
.'178,000 h.p. will ho In place dairing the
���ftrflt iilx or aoven month:? ot l!��2ft, thtisa
hrlaiHnj*; tlan t����tti.) hy aim m'-a/Hr* of 1b'-
yenr Lo aaiore than f>,*l00,000 h.p.
Why do so many, many babies or
today oscapo all tho littlo fretful
Bpells Jiaid laafantllo ailments that used
to worry mothers through tho day,
and hoop thorn up^htilf the night?
If you don't know tho answer, you
haven't discovered pure, harmless
Castorla. It Is sweet to tho tasto, and
Bweol. iaa tho littlo stomach. And I lis
-gentle Influence secaias felt all through
the tlaay ayfitom. Not ovon a distaste*
ful doso of castor oil does so snitch
FlotchorV*. Castorla Is purely vegot.
able, so you may give It freely, at first
sign of collcj or constipation; or
dlnaTheta. Or those many llanos when
you just don't know what is tho aiiat-
tor. Foa* roaal sickness, call tho doctor,
Klwnyn, At other times, a'fow-drops
of Fletcher's Castorhi.
Tho doctor often tells you to do
jnst that; nnd always says Fletcher's,
Other propaa-allonn anay bo just as
pure, jnst ��� a* free from dangoa'oun
driiRS, hut why exporiim-.nl? lleaidos,
tho book on care and feeding of babies that coatios with Flotehnr's (Castorla Is worth its weight In gold I
Children Cry for
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 " ������- "���'"'������"ax-. ��� JL, .i ...1	 i  ran  4\       A     Jf  THE   BEVIEW,   ������BEST0jSt,    B.    C.  \  V  s  BBS .  m  , *������^-<VM,,at.**������-*������a ������*������.  Heals Irritating Rashes  Don't suffer with rashes, eczemas or irritations when Cuticura Soap and Ointment  will quickly relieve and heal. Bathe with  Cuticura -Soap and hot water, dry and  anoint -with Cuticura Ointment. Nothing  quicker or safer than Cuticura Soap- and  Ointment for all skin troubles.  \^$4  8������mpl������ . Each Pre*' by Malt.  ������S������������nhon������������, Ltd., MontratkL,"  2D 5~s4 i*Q������- TalcEHS ������5fi.  Cuticura Sharing StickZSc.  Address   Canadian Depot:  1-rtcc, Soap 26c.  Ointment  PAINTED  FIRES  BY NELLIE L. McCLUNG  COPYRIGHT, CANADA,  1925  CHAPTER XVIII.���������Continued  ... They were in the kitchen, Mrs. McMann peeling* a tub of potatoes f6x-  . the evening- slaughter, and Helmi  dampening clothes for the next day's  ironing-. The latter lifted her dreamy  eyes from the - basket of clothes.  "Ain't clean clothes beautiful?" she  said, ''"all full of nice smells of good  air *snd sun. I, like clean clothes like  ':no^ersj'*y -������������������.:'. ��������� y. .?." ?  Mrs. McMann regarded her with a  pxizzled look. "Sometimes I wonder  about you; Helmy, dear," she said  kindly, "you seem so queer, and hardly all there. Yoti don't seem to hear  wllflt   T������*������r������r>l/������   strc*   pftyinc   to   VOU With  .. '      j~. ~~a~������*-. a*      a^rva~      ajj-a^ a^a^,        WW      Jr a~ a^ ..������\*������A  your dreamy looks and the queer  things ypu say.''  ?: "^erefypta speaking to me, Mrs.  McManrt -'?% Helmi asked politely, "I  am sorry if I did not answer^ right.  VVhat was it you wanted, me to tell  you?"  Though outwardly pleased tp. have  Ilelmi hack again/ * Mrs.* McManlt's  anger burned against the girl because  of the fervent expression of joy her  return brought from the men. Devout  thanksgiving was expressed the first  fyday she ��������� was? there to wait on the ta-  Vble? '"  ;''V'."..V .'."..'?:'..' -U-~ .. '.......'  "Helmi at tlie helm again?" one little Jew cried out. "Don't leave us, Hel-  ing. gave her the same shock of bitterness the old actress feels when her  theatre, shakes with appiause for the  new star. Mrs. McMann, in her  young days had "queened" in many a  camp where the youngest woman always travels next the pole. Now*, "by  contrast -with Helmi, she was merely a  g*������indy-gray, stout old woman, withered and foattea-ed by time, in the sight  bf inert���������and/she knew it, and with the  thought came a smouldering hatred of  the unconscious cause of it.  One day when Helmi came in Mrs.  McMann noticed   the    color   of   her j  cheeks was hot so brilliant, and her  eyes looked heavy and red.  "Frettin*, are you Helmy?" she  said; married three months and fret-  tin' already. That's hot good���������no  man is worth '.���������frettin* Over. By Gosh!  Ill bet Jack's not frettin*. If there's a  pretty girl in sight, jack will he spar-  kin' up to her and makin' her think  she's.the only girl he ever looked at.  Men ar6 all the same^���������don'* I know  them! I should, I've had three men already. But I'm done���������I wouldn't marry the richest man in the world, not  if he went on his bended knees to me."  . Mrs; McMarah, with her hair in flaring curl papers, dressed in a f aded-and  shrunken old*wrapper which had lost  some of its "buttons in the "Course ot  mi���������we missed you so! Don't leave us jits career, with shoes -unlaced and the  even if- you did get married; we're  willing to forgive you anything but  desertion. "Gosh/I'm glad to see  ���������you/' said the time-keeper, a man'who  seldom spoke.  "See here!" Mrs. McMann broke in,  "what's the matter .witbV you all?  Didn't I feed you?���������Darn you! Didn't  I slang grub here every day and hire  a Chinaman to cook?" y  "It's just we're glad to see her hack  ������������������she's a pretty, young thing, and we  like to look at her, Mrs. McMann,"  said the mine "boss; whose special duty  it was to keep peace. His wife had  gone East and , he was taking his  aneals��������� at the boarding--house.- "The  boys don't mean no harm,to you."  Mrs. McManai's eyes nar'rowed. 'Helmi's   agile  movements,  her   boyishly  slim   figure,    her   perfectly   rounded  'face, and the brilliancy of hor colorr  tongues hanging out, did not look  much like the lady who would command abject iaoiaaage.  Some such thought' as   this   must  have shown in Helmi's face, for Mrs.  McMann went    on.  ���������I    was    good  III II IJ Is  irrrp  iAi-ftg-Sraii  wmjjr a * n/fij '��������� '  ftf'Ulf@  These Two Found Relief by  Taking Lydia E. Pinl-tham's  Vegetable Compound  Aycr'fl ClaiT, Quebec. ��������� "I havo  been teaching for three years, and  at the end ol" tho  yeaar I ail way a feel  larcd and luivo no  appetite. I was  awful Hack each  month.too.lanvanpr  pains in my back  until aomctianes I  wos'oblgert to stop  working. A friend  re co man en clod  Lydia E. Pink-  ham's Vegetable  ������ Coaupoaaaad to me  amd I hoard many women tolling how  good it waB ao I thoughtat would help  nae. Ancl it dad. Now I tn"ko Etix  bottles every year and rocornanond it  to   otlie������'*a.'r-~ PONAT.D/V   FjVNTBUX,  ^Ayor's Cliff,. Quebec.  "Unable to Work"  Cnnning1, Novai Seotiia.���������4,I Imd fr-  r<a|*;iilar poa-iodt and f-ront HaifiVrintv  at thowe times, tho paintt cauainti  votmtiiag ahd fjaantiaag. Iwiih teaching Hclaool aand often for Homo houra  I would ho aanoblo to attend to my  work. Through ura ndvortaaemeait iai  thc papcra I know of Lydia E. Pink-  hftin'ii Vegetable Compound, aaid ib  han heen of great benefit to nvo, tho  troubles being- coanploteJy relieved."  ���������IuAuica J, j3ATONt Canning;, Kiatfj-'ii  Ojiataty, Ntwiat Heotm,. ������j  au  "Oh,   you  don't  say  Mrs. McMann t    "I suppose  \V.    N.    IT.    1710  enough lookin' when i was your age,  too, and had lots y of fellows crazy  ^about mfj, I made ; my first mistake  when I got married/and "began to raise  a family. Then I lost my looks and my  figure. Lord! ain't the world hard on  women. It's just like the^potatoes that  are planted in thc ground���������the old  one has to die to make a new plant.  The" old one rots, while the new one  springs."  Helmi shuddered.  "That's bad talk," she said hesitatingly. She wished she could have said  it in her own language. "God made  the world this way. It can't be as bad  as you say: Lots of go&V me*������ 'there  are, and happy women, too, and It's  all right for women tcrtiave families.1''  snapped  the next  thing we hear���������"  Here the conversation was interrupted by old Sim's arrival. Haivlng'  slept all, day/he had come in for hia  ovening meal, blinking at the light  like a bear in the Spring.  Samoon Maskervillo was a long,  lanky man of uncertain age. Hia gray  beard was tangled and knotted, but  his eyes were young* still, and; although generally half closed, aa if the  light hurt tltffem, capable of seeing all  that was happening. Simeon had the  appoaranco of a floWer that lias grown  ntrlngy and palo for lack of light, or  a potato thait has lain lav a forgotten  combr of Lhe cellar. He fell at once  to talking, not wishing to lose nny of  the precious hours of conversation, remembering that tho loug night w������a  coming wherein no mam would be  foiaaid to whom ho coxala talk.  "SpealtaV o' false teeth," hc\ began,  although no one had been opeaking ot'  thean, "I loat any job wilh the C.P.Tt.  over mine. I war. enghica-.r on *,be ttyev  when It happened, and laappenln' to  an0020, out they flow into tho grass.  Just natcherly I stopped tlio train ���������  Stars!  I would have done  nt*  mnch  for nnyono no man    could    do    lesa  than stop! aiaul I hopn down, for I land  anarked tho place, aand I wailka right to  them, dun led them off on my elbow,  and put������ tliem hi. It dldaa't take no  | titan*'. But the compskwy -,va������s aaore. The  j chief heard of it and calls me in. I often wish I hadn't been so hasty���������anyway I quit, I says to him, I says Wo  man can talk that way to me and get  by -with it.' I spoke easy and gentle,  like I always do, but it seemed to cut  him to the heart. He just couldn't  stand it from ine. When T was goin*  out, head up, I thought I heard him  call. I never turned���������maybe I should  ,'uv���������I don't know."  "The C.P.R. seems to have got along  all right since you left, Sim," said  Mrs .McMann, testily.  "So have I,    Mrs.   McMann,"    said  sim. s-entlv   "b^t-tiit'Tiil npvw m-it- ������-f  work���������always a place for old Sim.  I've had to rough it a little some times  ���������eatin' at queer joints sometimes .���������  associating with odd sticks here and  there���������that's the worst; but even at  that I 'manage. I do not mind like  some people'^.memory, my dear Mrs.  McMann, of dear, dead days, though  forever gone, can be very sweet, and  I like to see the happiness of other  people. Now here's Helmi and Jack,  I'm.that happyioyer those two kids,fit  seems like it brings all "back to me. It  was springtime when Martha and nie  went off and surprised everyone.  Springtime in old Ontario, when daft  little lambs were springin' up ahd  down on their crooked little legs, and  the air was full of that blue haze that  trails on the trees like rags; and the  frogs in the ponds were saying Is tomorrow come yet?' Yoti know- the  story, don't you, Mrs. McMann, of  how.jthe frogs was coaxed to go irr  for one day to the pond, and promised  they would sure get out tomorrow?''  "Oh shut up, Sim, and eat your supper���������I can't be bothered to listen to  you."       .  Helmi looked up quickly. "I like  Sim's talk,? she said, "he says good  words."*  "He's just an old plaster, Helmy,  and would rather talk "than est if he  can getanyone to listen to him. He's  like the canal-boat back home���������the  engine always had to stop when the  whistle blew���������that's Sim."  "But I like it," Helmi said again;  "He talks kind. Tell me about the  frogs, Sim."  "Some day I'll come to see you, an'  I'll tell you, Helmi,^ Sim spoke with  j dignity now. He   had   been   assailed  professionally and could not recover  all at once. ���������-?'?"'!  "He's trying to bum a, meal, Het-  my," said Mrs. McMann brutally:!"!  know him."  "Come on Sunday for dinner witiji  me;?Sim, axid then you can tell me."  Sim nodded gratefully.  "It is the long black nights, Helmi,  black without a star, silent, empty,  not a voice, not even:a dog-bark. I  have been a night-watchman for ten  years-���������no wonder I have a cravin' for  voices and friends. Yes, I will come,  Helmi, and thank yoti for being so  kind."  Helmi's heart grew tender as she  thought of the lonely old man sitting-  alone in the long dark night, stark  ���������with silence; for although she had  been only two weeks alone, she knew  what loneliness and fear a. night can  hold when one lies open-eyed, staring  into the black unanswering depths,  wondering, wondering. One caax imagine such terrible things of lost men in  trackless wildernesses. And Christmas seemed far away!  (To Be Continued.;)  X7������*  ������*  Sa, I ii-a  ll������fe^lKaii^  77  . .rkstisfhinff',  yet a man's smoke  tdit'AND  FRAGRANT  A Bo6n for Motorists  Swedish Doctor Invents. Spectacles As  Protection Agaiiist Glaring  ;      Headlights  Soon you may he able. to drive, at  night undisturbed by the glare of oncoming headlights. A   new   kind   of  "specs" made   especially   to    protect  motorists  eyes,  from,  blazing  lights,  has heen invented'by* Br. Carl G. Bos-  trom chief medical'  officer    of    the  ���������'"'"*'"?'    Toronto's Population  Toronto's population is estimatedtat  569,S99 in the report of the city assessors, just issued. This   is   an   increase of about 13,000 for the year.  GREAT PRAISE FOR  BABY'S OWN TABLETS  TherI>r.,' -Williams'?? Medicine   Co.,  ihave received    theVVfOllosving   letter  Swedish navy. The spectacles are al farom Mars.  Griffith^ aof V20? Mea^chison  clever combination of a German type! Ave., East .Hamilton, cmt., concerning  of glass, greenish-yellow-gray in color, that shades into elear glass at the  bottom of the lenses. The upper part  shields the eyes from irritation; the  lower permits unobstructed vision on  the road for driving.  "He that is slow to anger Is better  than the mighty; and he that ruleth  his spirit than he that taketh a city."  ���������Prov. xvi. 32.  Let each man raise  The self by soul, not trample,down tho  self;  Soul is  self's friend when  self doth  rule oe'r self.  ���������Song Celestial.  Under Patronage Of Prince  His Itoyal Hlftianoss Sponsored Publication Of Canadian Birdlaaid  Poems  Hia Excellency Viscount Willingdon  has accepted a copy of "W. Havclock  Robb's volume of Canadian Birdland  poems, "Tho Quill and tho Candle,"  Which appeared just before Christmas  under the putroaiago of His Royal  Highness the Prince of Wales.  Thc Prince has acknowledged tho  arrival at St, Jaanos Palace of tho volume of poems, tho original command  for which ho gave last June.  The "Command" copy was an ex-  aimplo of tho Canadian-blndciH art. It  was alone in green suede, gold and red  with silk inside the coverra nnd the  presentation inscription inside was In  gold lettering on'suede.  X\r������Kl. OOVcy, Irs VnXvx\\:\  lo addition to 3 2,������70 post offices In  Canada, thcro are 3,781 rural mall  routes on which are 100,470 mall boxer*. The. Canadian post office system  canbraccij a territory morn extensive,  than that oi: tuiy other {ayHteiii ita tho  world except tho United Statt.ti aaaid  Ituf'.-'ila,  Mlnn-raTs ahlnalmoarat for ������*!<-1< maii<*iial������t.  Alberta'*, Coal Production  Coal production in Alberta last year  wa.s the largest ever, reaching a total for all grades of G.933,755 tons.  Figures compiled by the mines branch  show that 1927 went 27,832 tons ahead  of the best previous year, 1020, thus  establishing a record.  Life's current coin is made of plaiai  common sense.  her experience with Baby's Own Tablets:., y ... .   .  ,,AA  Dear Sirs,���������I wish io thatak you for  the handy little hooklet yoai sent mc  on the Care of Children. My bahy boy  was? six" weeks, old when I first used  Baby's Own Tablets, being new to  Canada ,hut Since the iirst proof oi"  their many uses in bringing up a  family, I have never been without  them, for they are worth tlieir. weight  in gold. There is-no.trouble in getting the little ones to take them and  they of ten prevent an illness if taken  in time. My first baby is now, at the  age of four and a half years, a picture of health, and any nine-months-  old baby Is also well and happy. They  are both a real good sample of what  Baby's Own Tablets can do, for I have  never yet needed a doctor for either  of tliem."  The booklet to which Mrs. Griffith  refers is entitled "Care of the Baby,"  and treats with what a mother ought  to know for baby's sake. A copy ot  the booklet will be sent free to anyone  requesting1  satvie _*roni^(The  Williams'  Ont.  Medicine    Co.,  Brockville,  In the matter of bank salaries, tho  question is: "Should a teller tell?"  Mlaaard'fl Unlment relieves paaln.  A cherry tree developed In Japan  produces flowers and leaves the year  round.  PHiaiPS^  ^    ������ ^  ForTVouhle-*"*  Awe to Acl������l  tuatatMTiON  ^CID STOMACH  HCATCT������UR������  ftASto-KAUSgA., ^  W>aen Food  J^Jl  B^jy i^,.^ ff t^y  About two hours after eating many  people suffer from sour, stomachs.  Thoy call it indigestion. It means that  the latomach nerves have beeai over-  {tthmalatcd. There ia excess acid. Thc  way to correct it ht with aaa alkali,  which ncutaalU'.e.i many times its vol-  anno hi aicid.  rp\)tt r'Hhl w������y I* V-bHUp'a' Ulillr of  Magnesia -jUHt aa, tiiHteleHH done iai  wtatca*. it Ih    pleaiMant.    elTlriead,    tind  haranleaa. It hns remained the ninml-  aa.*d with phyaiclans iu tho 50 yeaia-.s  mince Ita invention.  It is thc quick method. Results come  almost Instantly. It lo the approved  mothod. Yoai will never use aaiothca-  Avhen you know.  Be ourc to get tlae genuine Phlllljw  Milk or Magnesia prescribed toy.phy������������-  a������litn������i for* 50 v^strm lit efyrr**������������H������if^ a^x-  cohh ncldn. ICach bottle coaataaaiM J'ulS  directioataj������- -any dnagMtore. THE  CBSSTON BEYIEW  FOB  Jflfi! Miml tmi Pn������!r������#  &&**9**i9ml       *\*fS -*?-&B*ft5       -&aSS-*S       g    ������������������������������������������������������������  aaaai  &  TTftlfc?  Vnlll*fl*l?0 vyoif-H-BI-iff!  Llrtflir  i#|iiiipi ������ '" ������������������-��������� ���������   This is what many customers who are using  Bake-Rite" tell us���������and that they mean what  they say Is proven in the fact that they wiU buy  no other flour. Gomes in 24, 48 and 98 lb. sacks.  The favorite Fi&e Roses Flour also in stock."  GROCERIES-���������we  have everything in  this line at the  most favorable price.-**; and always s&riotlr fresh.  fossa's9   -"Mr   E^a������sa*3*s="a*5-.   \t9M **.**.W    EJf-ja--.   2���������~  v������������   -v* ������. m **,*.*. A^s   v v w&   a sjg*y  sai  this week.  Creston Valley Go-Operaiivs Assn.  Tatar A Siarae  W%  With every package of Cold  Cremm, Almond Lotion, Vanish-  ing Cnmxsn or Face Powder we  will give free one sample size out-  m KSssproof Cream and Powder.  SUPPLY LIMITED  THE REXALL ������TORE  ORESTOM DRUG & BOOK STO  For Sams���������Clover hay in the stack,  about five tons, will sell cheap for  cash.    Fred Powers. Camp JListfv. B.O.  Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Dickson left  on Sunday for Vaushaii. Aiberea,  where the former has secured a position.  Gordon Spiers, who has been a visit  cr at Vancouver the past few weeks,  with his  brother, Donaid, haa return-  The February meeting of 'Trinity  United Church W.M.S. will be held at  the chinch on Thursday, February  16th. at 3 p.m.  Mrs. Monaad Wigen of Wynndel i������  this* week in charge of Division 4 of  the public school, in the absence of  M;88 Edna Holmes.  Creston village council meets in  February session on Monday night, at  ���������which the chief business will be fixing  th������ tax rate fot 1928.  V*!f.a������ statistics for t.h������ ditscrlcfc for  January shows two births, one marriage nnd no d.-nths. The new  art ivals were both .adit s.  Mrs. Chat!. Moore left on Wednesday for Kaslo, where she wall spend  the nest anonth on a vi������it with her  another and other friends.  Mis.s IJojol.-h'7 JMoisl. whs. ims been s.  visitor hi-te for 'some time with her  sister, Mrs. ? Stun If y Hendren, h������s returned to her home in Vancouver.  Nest week's tsoeaai fixture is the  Women's Institute hridgre and whist  on fJ?uesda.y night* I4th, at Lhe Parish  Hall, at 8 o'clock. The admission is  50 cents.  Tbe Presbyterian Ladies' Aid are  having a St. Valentine tea aind sale of  hoaaae cooking at the home of Mrs.  Hfiidetson. Saturday, Febraaai-y 11th,  3 to 5 p.m.  Mrs. E. N. Holim-s and daughter.  Miss ������2dna, ieft on Sunday for Lethbridge, Albert ta, where the foi tner will  be remaining for soraie time on ac-  ccunt of tierfftealth*  K. fi. Staples left on Saturday for  Victoria where he is part of a delegation of fruit growers who are lending  a band ia shaping such alterations as  will be made in the Fruit Marketing  Act regulations at that session. The  big difficulty seenas to have to do with  potatoes.  Orand  %3 TU  m. **<%#**, ^s ������5  *97  m Fishing Trip."  M4-M News  14 and 16-inch Stove wood,   ^.bout 2 ricks to the load.  f   $2.00 per Load, deliveredJu town*  j Get your Summer wood now,  CHAS.6. }R.OI>0-E]I^������  GEO. H. KELLY  Local and Personal  Fob Sale���������Saddle pony, going  cheap.    Fraink Putnam. Erickson.  M?s. Bryce Cartwright is on a visit  with friends in Spokane this week.  Miss Nancy Severn of Procter was a  weekend guest of Mrs. W.S.McAlpine.  Fob Sale���������Quiet, young saddle  pony, $15. Mrs. T. H. Ireland. Creston.  Wanted���������Baby buggy, in good condition, state price. Write Box 87,  Review Office.  IftMrs. Chats, Armstrong is a visitor  this week at Nelson, a gaiest of Mrs;  Jas. Armstrong.  Cow Fob Sale���������Jersey-Holatein,  seven yeaara, freshened December 17th,  three gallons milk daily, $65. Tony  Hetner. Wynndel.  Kif^J a\jp-ft11jrB^&*jS"H   AS  Silk on Wool  Hose  A high grado Silk and Wool  Hose, fine knit, narrowed  foot and ankle, double  heel and toe, elastic top,  finest quality art silk and  wool, silk faced to top,  sizes 8������ to 10, assorted  colors.     Special Jhrice���������  85c. Pair  l������rfl  .mmrnrn    l/if    ^T^IL    m B *iS  Piano Fob Sale���������In splendid shape  and going at a bargain cash or terms.  Enquire Review Office.  Mrs. Frank Bridges of Cranbrook is  a Creston visitor this week, a guest of  her mother, Mrs. S. Burnett.  Sprang has sanely eome.      The boys  with the marbles   made  their- appearance at the end of last week.  Mrs. W. A. McMairtrie returned at  the end of the week from a few weeks'  visit with fa-lends in Winnipeg.  Mrs. Isaacs of Monsejaw, Sask., is a  Ca-eston visator nt present, a gtaest of  her daughter, Mrs. John Garfield.  Mrs. Ballard of Robson hat? been  here most of the week on a visit with  her alalei-, Mrs. a|Rev.j 3. Kewby.  Wanted���������Will rent improved a-anoh  situated near Creston. State rental  price.   J.M. Andrew, Box 64. Crouton.  Something iav line with spring  weather has been eneotantered this  week aind natna*o would s.ppeur to  think winter was over. W. K,  Brown reports the tailips in Mb gna-den  showing yigorous signs of life.  Results of Time  The results that Chiropraotio  adjustments havo produced in tlie  human  family  are  results that  havo withstood tho test of tinac-.  Not momentary results that  make the patient feel better for  the timo being, and whioh is  then heralded ns a on re sill and  for a short raensorv flouriehofl,  until timo proves its fallacy.  Chirofiraotio has nrnnxe through,  the Bolid. permanent .wny cf  stand in ft solely on ita merit ns a  successful health anion oe, Tho  longer time Chiropraotio ia given  to prove its claims the stronger  and lar-ger following it will hav������.  nr=n vfssus  3EU=H3G  3QE  3aeiEn?g  The Ford Motor Cosnpanyjof Canada,  Limited, Announces the appointment of  ���������*a#iir-Mi Hwii n an aurittm; iLritiaa#n t)  B HiiiJi  jLjAMOAAT BLOGs  As its Representative'in This Territory  Courteous and prompt attention  will be given to all sales and service  requirements in accordance with  established Ford policies.  All service charges will be made on  the basis of standard Ford rates and  the exclusive use of genuine Ford  parts. Owners of Model T cars  may have every assurance that  expert service will be maintained  for their convenience as lone: as  they drive their cars.  230E  H30EI3QfQtSI2S3DE  JUt-ZSPC  3E3E  sSEssSEEi  ������������r***������*a j^rii/--**---! a**atP**


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