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GRESTON. B.<X :.;RRII3t$X, DBGEMBER 28,  1934
No. 35
School Concert
21 Numbers on Programme and
All Plese-���Musical Artists are
Most Popular���Double Encore
for Juvenile Accordeonist.
"biotwithetariusng an epidemic of
mumps that thinned out tbe attendance
during December the Christmas concert
by the pupils of Lister school on Thursday night was well up to tbe standard of
other years, and certainly there was no
falling off in attendance. Fred Powers,
chairman of the school board, presided
in happy fashion, opening with a' few
appropriate remarks.   -
There were 21. numbers on the well
balanced programme, all of which were
well received, with the-muslcal items the
big favorites as was evidenced in the
double encore accorded Gerhard. Meyer
with his accordeon solo, with  a derided
greference also in evidence for violin solo
y Kitty Beard and the piano syolo by
Margaret Sinclair. The programme
opened with O Canada, and was as
Song���The Welcome���School
Recitation���Ernest Dent.
John'Chernoff Was a visitor in-Spokane
a few days this week.,    .
' Miss'-Marcella S&nford"left oh ���' Friday
to spend the Christmas*New Year holidays with friends at the coast.
J. Brown of Speedway Motors is leaving on Sunday for the Christmas vacat
ion at his home in Calgary, Alberta.
Mrs. E. Koepnick of Vancouver, arriv-
4*ti t\n    K��frnrrla��    pt*/*! will   anAvvrt    0"b"*'i"*t-
mat with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.
E. Healy.
Erickson Re��i��^s
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S-bhool Concert
Sandy Teleford, who is a student at
Campion College, Regina. Sask., arrived
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on Sunday
home here
to spena v^nristmas at ura
Song���Senior Girls.
P onitfl finn Rami nn
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Piano Duet���Mrs.   Lister and   Mar-
��� garet Sinclair.
Monologue���Mary Millner.
Song���Junior Girls	
_  Recitation���Dorothy Millner.
Duett���Jean Donaldson, Clara Domke.
Accordeon Solo���Gerhard Meyer.
Recitation���Young Children.
.. Piano Solo���Margaret Sinclair.
Song-^-SeniOr Girls.       ~ '
Violin Solo���Milly Beard.
.. * Dialogue���Martha Domke.Jean Flyrm.
-T   Song���Young Children.   ... -,..
>Iose Play���Young Children
": ���^���nsw^-Ma'T-garek--*-** Sinclair,"   * Daniel
: i;��.BaKe7""'r'V">*^-*""   *.   ..*-.-.
Miss Margaret Fraser, who is teaching
school at Alexis Creek, in the Cariboo
district, is "home for the holidays with
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Fraser.
New Style Announcing Makes
Hit with Capacity : Crowd���
l ap IJancingcHqualiy Popular
��� Presents  tor. AH Children"*.
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William Fraser of Creston paid a social
call on Sunday.
Mrs. Thatshuk was a
ton at the weekend.
visitor to Cres-
God Save the King.
Frank Baker, president. of tbe  Coni-
muuity Society, presented gifts to all the
'children in the district, along with a bag
.of candies,,nuts, and oranges.   At  the
close of proceedings a lunch  was  served
all the children.
Mrs. Ike Lewis of Boswell was a visitor
in Creston, Monday.
Raymond Bevan of Creston was a Saturday visitor to Sirdar.
3s4r. and Mrs Pelle were visitors at
Creston on Saturday, by stage.
Miss Gwen and Charles Wilson spent
Sunday at Canyon-visiting friends.
'C. J. Wilson was a business visitor to
Crawrord, Bay and Grey Creek, Thursday, -f
Mike Taiarico left on Sunday for Kim-
berley to, relieve H. Godderria at .the
C "P. R depot there: >
Mike Boriacct - of Proctor, is in  charge
of the section crew- here during the absence of Mr.  Rachow, who is on a holiday*- '-. ,;-~�� tSslfkgj&rr '    *      .*    -   --
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daughter,'Miss* Frances, to Lin Anderson
of Sirdar.
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1. Mermet spent a few days at Cran-
brOUK. i/LlV p��al   ncCii.
Miss Annie Botterill is leaving at the
end of the week on a visit with Alberta
A. Cobus, principal of Erickson school,
Uft on Friday to spend the holidays at
the coast'
Sam"~Dower got-away at the first of
the week *n a Christmas holiday visit at
points in Alberta.
Miss E. and Tom Alton left at the end
of the week to spend the holidays with
their parents at Fernie
Misa Evylin Speaker left on Friday for
Cranbrook, where she intends to stay,
and attend high school.
Mrs. R. Dodds returned at the end of
the week from a quite lengthy visit with
friends at Salrpo and Nolson.
Mr, and Mrs. T. Wilson and daughter
left ou Thursday for Vancouver on a vis
it with Mrs Wilson's parents.
Village of  Creston
���^nouu oA.uv8ia v.uiii.8?aa. aim
Christmas tree at- the schoolhouse - on
Thursday night"w|isa great success and
at ended by a crowd that was altogether
too large for the capacits*; of the schoolroom. The room was nicely decorated
for a Christmas affair with two small
trees on either side pf  he stage.
Thp concert took the. form of a radio
broadcast *with> the" microphone .on the
stage jand_ behind the; pcenes were the
two omcial announcer^ Margaret Bundy
and Joan Heric. '.    \   :
All the numbers were of merit, a few
of which, however ^deserve special mention. "Hcrneymoon- Hotel,*' with Lois
and HazelBotterill, dressed as bride and
groom respectively,^- Another song number, 4,A Bicycle Built for Two," sung by
Johnny Murphy jand acted by Joan
Langston. The latfter was also good in
her "Slumber Songjr*
The play, ''Reading the News, was a
great hit, witb Roy. Cartwright and Margaret Bale as the outsta ding characters.
The choruses by tlie seniors 'were specially good, with "J -jngle Bells" quite the
most popular. * Some tap dancing" by
H<*len Goodwin was loudly applauded
and this young artist, was obliged to
favor with an encore.   Tbe programme:
Welcome-^Evelyh Andrews.
News Flashes by^Btella Tompkins. =
Duett���"Honeymoon Hotel"���Lois
an * Hazel Botterill.
Drill-^-The Cedars:"* '  '        -
'   Solo���Eivaline Clark.
Song���"BicycleBuilt for Two',���Johnny Murphy, Joan-Lanston*. " ' - *'
__Play���"Reading   the-' News."���Carol
^eal&yi-Gwe^P^s-ja^        Cartwright,
ctti; Flower girls, Aileen Ogilvie, Norma Gregory; :Maid of honor, Irene Bent
edetti; Bridesmaids, Roseiiiary "Wolfram, Isobel Hagen, Louise Butterfield,
Elsie _Da.vis, .Winnie. Moon.. Groomsmen, Donald Uri, Gordon Ogilvie, Sari
Gustafson, Kirk Patalla, Ronald Wood;
Rainbow fairy, Marion Butterfield bluebells, Vera Packman, Doris Huscroft;
Forget-me-nots,.Rosaleen Moon, Thelma
Andestad;   Violets, Mary Markin, Mar-
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Wittman. Ruth, Glasier, Elizabeth Rumsey; Sunflowers,, Sid Wigen, Sidney
Davidge, Fritz Hes3, John Rumsey,
David Hindley. Buddy Ward; Roses,
Olive Uri, Jennie,Pearson, Alice Glasier,
Gudrum" Gustafson, Eileen Dalbom,
Polly Bidinoff. The sketch, "'Schfool-
days,"' was very amusing. Elsie Davis
took the part of the school mistress, and
the pupils of the senior room were the
unruly scholars, and -well they played
their parts. After much chattering and
cross talk the school broke up with a fist
fight between two boys; all the work
having been done was roll call and" history lesson.       *
The double bill of basketball games
drew a large crowd of local and town
fans to the K.K. Klub on Wednesday
evening last Iff the opening game, a
comic feature between the newly-formed
Dynamiters and Pharmacy girls' team of
Creston. The ladies were much aster
but were so handicapped by the weight
and height of their opponents that they
came out on the short end of the 17-12
score. The Wynndel fans got a real
thrill in ths* second fixture when Wynndel Maple Leafs came up from a 12.4
deficit at hall^time to vanquish a tir d
Cardinal quint., 15-14. In th** first half
play was much more even than the score
would indicate, but -Wynndel failed, as
usual, to connect with the basket. In
the second stanza some clever floor play
by Ken. Packman and Joe Martell
the game for Wynndel. Supper
dancing followed the hoop games.
Can v on School     '
Pupils Entertain
Plays, Recitations and Considerable Variety to Music, Including String Ensemble���Children
All Remembered by Santa.'   .
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7;^jeflisS':lS'��!|nf^Biad' "that tho-
pomi^ia-sioners; will bpl��c| a
!i*ipftcittl/ 'ix^'e.tiiig^,, .of . the
Council on FRIDAY, Deo.
>28th, at 7.80 p.m:;-fop the
purp68e of passing By-laws
:*��QY*o^��^v:Tm��fle, I^ioG^sepi,;,
and Dqg Licenses.
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Greston, Dec* 22i'tM4
The caterpillar, which -has been und"*r-
going repairs at Creston^ is now back to
work in the removal of rock on the highway at Aiua-ia. -
Duke Harris of the Bayonne mine was
in Tye during the week arranging for
further construction work to be carried
out immediately.
Clarence Holden was a business visitor
to CresluH. Sai-uaJo-y, tr^vc-I'lir.'"* by c���"*-
Dominic Pascuzzo was a Creston visitor
on Saturday night.
G. Vigne, R. Eakin. M. Hagen, D.
Bolton. T. LaBelle and H. Slingsby toolc
in the Christmas tree concert at Wynndel, Thursday night.
Alfred Bysouth of Kuskanook left by
stage for Princton, this week, to take up
a course in motion picture operating and
electrical engineering,
The water as indicated by the guage at
Slough bridge readB L60, a fall of-0.10
for the week. Despite the heavy rains
the fall in water level has been consistent.
Mr Hamblie, manager ofthe Sanca
mines, accompanied by Mrs. Hamblie,
haa left by auto for Calgary, where they
will spend the vacation with the latter's
Pete Lonjjueville of Twin Bays had
the misfortune to severely cut his foot
with an 4ixe, necessitating going to Creston for medical treatment, four stitches
being necessary.
The nuniber of geese harboring here
at present is very lareo and were restless
during the intermittent fog that prevail
ed more or leas all week;   they wero on
tho wind with much noise.
That part of the local road crew, who
have bt>��n at Crawford Bay for some
time with the compressor and drills, returned hero at the end of the week and
are now back i*.t their job at the largo
A badminton tournament was held in
Sirdar��Community Hall Monday evening* between Boswell and the local club,
the localu going down to defeat at the
banderol the moro experienced Boowell
team. After tho unifies, rofreshmen o
were served and- n���duncu ,concluded; a
moat enjoyable evening. Thoio from
Boswell wore, MIs-/o�� Put arid Rita Wall,
Winnie Bebbington, Annie Sodgewlclc.
Mesars. Jim and Dan Johnson, Ray and
.Lloyd CumminuH, Mints Mury Cummingii;
���Bill,' P-ircy ariaTAlbert Maoklo.
MIe-h G^en iind Chaa, Wjlflbn -e'liior-
talnetl a fow 6f thoir friends nt u rlinhcr
party on Saturday evening, -eompl'iriont-
Irig MlflB Frnn��q�� Talnrlco, wHobo enBttge^
mont ban juat been announced. Card**,
mimic and contents formed the ohtertnin��*
?(ient for the lattor part of the evening,
nvlted fjueats woi*o MIorou Francon Tal-
urico, jyAHrgaret; iifJB*irH, Hlfciiel, Var��4uH-
eren, Daley Rogon*, Sylvia Taiarico,
Mo��ht��. Jack Conne], Frank Hnmllton,
L* Andoraon, Gcorgr* Connol nnd Syd
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- Drill -"���'Good Night
Action Song���Good-King Wincelas.
Tap Dancing���Helen Goodwin.
Chorus���"Jingle Bells."
Chorus���'-God     Rest     You, - Merry
Solo���"Slumber Song���J oan Langston.
The concert was in charge of Miss
Marcella Sanford and Principal;Cobus of
the teaching staff and great credit is due
them on the way in which the pupils
were trained and handled during ~ the
evening The accomnanists for the evening were Frank Clark and Miss Edith
Thomlinson. AU the pupils were remembered with presents from a heavily
loaded Christmas tree with "Bud" Sanford playing Santa Claus. In addition
every child in the Erickson district received a supply ofrcandy.
Mr. and Mrs. Birch
Christmas at the latter's
are   spending
parents1 home,
Mrs. N. KV~ Devlin was** renewing acquaintances' at:Creston on ^Friday.
TE;^rffhirj<*ft- oi*.4Wedgesday "for vyan-
oonvsr, whsrs he *s?ill reside in fiittire.
Miss Edith Nelson wasa Kimberley
and Cranbrook. visitor during the past
week. .	
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Swan Halfin of Fort Steele was a visitor here for a few days, returning on
roadmaster, with
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S. Parnaby, C.P.R
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visitor on Friday.
A, Lepage,  F. Smith  and L.   Simpson
ftrriv^i*!    nanj    Q*>f-888.rl<��.��    fmninn     Wm\*4-    ^foalo
and will spend  Chrismas at tl* eir  home
Miss E. Towson and E. Hulme were
weekend visitors at Willow Point, guests
of Mr. and Mrs. H, Middleton.
M. Hackett and W. Abbott have the
contract for wood supply at the school
and are busy delivering the fuel.
Tho December report of Division 2 of
Wynndel school has just been iasned by
Mrs. McGregor, and shows th�� following
making the high standings: Grade 4���
Madonne Franklin. Grade Sa-rMory
Markin. Grade 8b���John Rumsey.
Grade 2a���Thelma Andestad. Grad**- la
���Marion Butterfield. Grade lb���Krist-
ina Hendrickson. Perfect attendanc-3���
Thelma Andtstad, Donald Benedetti,
Irene Benedetti, Marlon Butterfis d,
Tommy Butterfield, Paul Blasoif, Peter
ElaBoff, Marianne Frataklin, Buolah Gus-
tavson, Earl Gustafson, Gudrum Guat-
ayaon, Fredrick Hess, Manuel Hess,
Doris Huecroft, Roneo Lachat, Mury
Markin, Nick Markin, Rosaleen Moon,
Stanely Motelski. Vera Packman, Kurt
Patalla, Ellaabcth Runicoy, John R*ain-
aeyj Franklin Ward, jFlerenco Wittman,
Fanny Bidln'olf,    ��� ���'.;;;< w
The annual Wyn��djel achobl conceit
was prenontod in the < community hall at
that point on Thursday evening to a full
house and was thoroughly enjoyed. Tho
programme included three Hketchos and
a vocal solo by little Misb Hozol Davlfl.
���������The ' Wedding of the^-Plower<��,��" under
the direction of Mra.McGregor, was tlrot
on tho programme. Tho flowers, called
forth by tho hbraldB, Nesta Hua'croft and
Lillian Johnuon, came out of a oleverly-
oonstrueted" basket at tha back of tho
atag-*. JloBpii,, ylolotft,. Hunflowore,. fo*c-
got-md.noto, duloiofl, lilu'ebeUs,dandoUonu
and iulljpHi all aaaombled. nlao a woodland
iairyt Marlon But UHilialcl, who illd ii uolo
dunce. Irone Benedetti acted an brides-
mtitACi, aud Donald 'Bcncdottl'tho crocm;
with Bertha Lachat tlio bride. Tommy
Buttorflcld was a dlKnlllc4 ofliciatlnis*
clergyman. The ���complete caul! Bride,
Bertha I^aohut;   Groom, Donald Bon��d-
Elmer Cavanaugh. who has been visit-
ing-his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. B.
Johnson, returned to his home at Kimberley last week.
There, was a turkey., raffle here on
Friday in charge of H. H. Redmile. The
lucky tickets were held by Swan Halfin
and W, R. Cranna.
Miss Jessie White, principal of the
public school closed school on Friday for
the Christmas New Year holidays She.
gave each child a present along with a
welt filled bag of candy, nuts and an orange. Miss White will spend the holidays at her home in Fernie.
The December report of Kitchener
school just issued by the principal, Miss
White, shows 18 pupils enrolled, with
the following taking high standings:
Grade 8���-Helen Oja 69, Leonard Bohan
68, Robert Johnson 60. Grade 6���Jean
Blnir 78, Alice Bohan 71, Christina Par
slow 61. Grade 4--Jim Thompson 71,
Mary Bohan 70. Grade 8���Ralph Abar
78. Marjorie Blair, 67, Maxine Nowlin
61, Harold Nelson 55, Lily McDonald
86. Grade 2���Robert Thompson 55,
Jimmy Bolian 51, Alton Nowlin 48,1 ene
McDonald 36. Grade 1 -Victor Par-
slow 60. (
Friday night'a attraction at Cany�� *
was the usual Christmas community concert put on by the school childr n. The
concert was staged in the community
hall, which was filled to capacity, with
Creston, Erickson, Kitchener and Wynndel represented.
Of about twenty numbers on the programme, and all of merit space is not
available to enlarge upon each individual
item Jbut special mention is coming** to
the "iCoosier jfarad*"?,-'* put ou by eigat
junior boys, which caused much fun for
the audience, witb each boy dressed to
represent a cockerel.���four White Leghorns and four Brown Minorcas. Christmas carols, too, was another very popular number and was given a rightly deserved encore. The number was put on
by 22 of the senior pupils, and was accompanied by a string orchestra made
up of Grace Bond, Ethel VanAckeren
and Alice Wesling, violins: L. Moberg,
Mr. Jarvis and L. Bond, guitars, with
-Miss F. Knott at the piano.
A vocal duett and action song by
Mary Nygaard and Borg Olsen was another comic feature. In the boys section,
"The Overnight Camp," was ��� an outstanding feature. The secenery .was
very nature-like, with trees, tent and
camp fire onthe stage. This was produced by a group of senior boys. The
p-ogramme: ,v;>
The Prologue���Richard Hale..
.Chorus���School. .     .    .*-
"Acrostic���^Nine Junior Pupiisl       *   -
Recitation���Rose-Strong. '    '" ' "*'** **���*"
Vocal: Trio ���Annie Hook, Esther./Jay-
vis, Carrie Solheim. .     -     .
Drill���The Rooster^ Parade by 8 Junior Boy-3. ���"V 7 *     ���    ���:-;"���'��� - l~
VQhori^.XJhxJstniaa-CaroJ-4,;,. -.-"- -.-; ;.;-.
Recitation���Jerome Jarvis.
Vocal Diiett���Iris Bothanlfey;-;Viv.fan
Osborn e.7 ������--,...-
Snowball Frolic���Ten Junior Pupils
Play���"The   Overnight   Camp,"   by
8 Intermediate Boys-
Drill and Two Part Chorus by 12 Sen-
Play���"The Jimtowd Lysim," by Senior Boys and Girls.
Monologue and Shadow Play���Pfarl
Gillespie and Wilfrid Bond.
Dramatized Vocal Duett���Mary Nygaard, Borg Olson. '-
P|o��o Duett���-Mary ^Nygaard. Jean
Spencer* V~
Recitation*-4 Senior Boys.
Vocal Solo���Leona Browell.
Chorus--"The Waffle Song."
The pupils were trained by the school
teachers, Principal Hunden and Misa F.
Knott; and some of the musical numbers
were improved with the help of Miss
Annie Berggren and her violin. Trust
ees W. E. Searle and J. E. VanAckeren
assisted with the stage settings and lighting. ���"���7 ���
A special committee made up of a
number of Canyon ladies raised the
funds necessary for gifts on the well laden" Christmas tree and donations for
every child in the district.
Trustee A. A. Bond made a capable
chairman, and Jim Bateman was equally
competent as Santa Claus.
ing aa chairman, There was a short
programme and distribution of gifts,
candies, etc., with Clyde Huscroft as
Santa Clau*>. After the programme
there was a few hours" dancing.
MiBS   Joan Fisher left pn
spend Christmas at hor home
Friday to
In Nelson.
Mies Robinson, teacher at Huscroft, is
spondiPB tho vacation at her homo In
Blewett.;    "��� 7?y7 7
Sam Lozachuk of Kellogg, Idaho, i-i a
Christmas? vloltor 7 with hhi daughter,
Mm. Hans Lindhorat.    v
Mla-j "pay Penary has arrived from
Klmbi-rloyrov n holiday vinlt with her
parents   M*r< and Mrs. J# W. Pendry.
Martin By.rije haa left on, a visit with
his paronta, at" Picturo Bujite, Alberta,
Mra. Bym> and 'the /dblldreh are with hor
mother, Mrn; A..S*,Kvans,^ Creaton.
'*���' Misa Curtlri'ond Mine Webster;
teachers at Llater school, got- away.' oil
Friday. for 'thm ��� Christmas vacation at
thoir homoaao Slocan City an^l Coal
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Huacroft nchool ChVlatm'ati concert
waa held on Thnri-duy jjjuht ut tho old
ficboollimiHo with Bert Hobden ofllclnt
Under the auspices Erickson
La-rlieft' Hospital Atixiliary
Parh Pavilion
La"..  : ��� CRESTON
Dec. 31
DANCING at 0 p.m.
Goort Music, Excellent Silver
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m     OllC* THE   BEvXEw,   UJtCJiiSTON.   J5.   0.  A Word To Yoixtk  -J  "CXNKNS. ARBIMf*  II  l  Many young people enter the new year with feelings of discouragement  and in a state of bewilderment. The future presents itself to them In the  form of a very large question mark. The future always presents Itself in  this form, but, generally speaking, the answer, or at least some of the. answers or a partial answer, has in a sense been possible. But in these times  the riddle of the future seems exceedingly hard to decipher.  Nonetheless it is well within the realm of truth to say that, In large  measure, the final answer is much the same as ft has always been, and it is I  that, apart from changed conditions, it rests with the youth of to-day to  work out their own destinies just as the youth in the ages of the past have  always been called upon to do.  This is not the only era in the world's history when youth has had to  face ar������d contend with changed conditions. This Is, and always has been,  and always will be, a world of change,���������changing from day to dav and from  hour to hour. "New times bring new conditions and new conditions bring  pew tasks and new problems demanding .solution. This is life. Without  such chage there would be no life.  So there is, after all, nothing to affright the youth of to-day; rather  because of the greater changes which recent years have wrought and the  greater complexity of the problems calling for solution, there i3 also a -ereat  challenge to youth and more and greater, rather than fewer and lesser,  opportunities awaiting youth's grasp.  What does youth need to-day as an essential item of equipment to face  the future, surmount the difficulties which lie in the path of the years? and  achieve success? Sir Herbert Barker, tlie celebrated English surgeon, submits an answer.   He says:  What we need to-day among the young men is the spirit of initiative,  the enterprise that takes chances and starts something new.  It is true that economic conditions are bad, but it is when things are at  their worst that men of character rise to meet and challenge life.  To those dispirited young men who have been looking for Jobs without  any set plan, I would say*: Determine first upon an. objective. Know -what  you -want.   Then go out after it.  It sounds easy? But I do not speak without knowing what it means to  struggle against obstacles. I have fought hard from the days -when I sometimes wondered where my next meal was to come from.  The tragedy of such men is that as tbe months of unemployment drift  into years, brains grow dull and character rots.  At the beginning, it is a problem of unemployment; in the end it is the  tragedy of unemployability.  To any such young man, looking at life to-day with jaundiced eyes,  maybe, living at home, or drawing upon kindly relatives for the wherewithal of life,'I wouid say:   End those conditions.  If there is no paid job in the offing, sit down and initiate something���������  anything. Do any work rather than no work, and, for preference, work as  your owu master.  There are as many opportunities to-day as ever there were.   But they  *   are hard to find.   There are rewards for enterprise and resource as dazzling  as ever there were; but the road to them is steeper.  Will these soft sons of sturdy sires bestir themselves, fight up out of  the morass of apathy and lethargic inertia? Or are they, indeed, too soft  in heart and head? I don't like to believe that the thing that pulled us  through the War���������in a word, "guts"���������is a thing of the past.  WHAT DOES YOUR  HANDWRITING REVEAL?  By LAWRENCE HIBBERT  (Grapho-Analyst)  . CAII  RifthtB ReBenred**  SHE GREW FAT  Extremes Of Weather  New Use For Potatoes  noCOfu  Kfeu*kiiig   Wiuxiitli   Aiiu  .nam  Reported From Alaska  A torrential storm early in December brought damage estimated at  $100,000 to Cordova, Alaska, as the  vagaries of the weather gave southern and interior Alaska more record-  breaking warm weather, as -well as  gales and heavy rains.  Sweeping in from the Gulf of  Alaska a 55-mlle gale raged for several hours there and at Seward. In  60 hours a total of 12.38 inches of  rain fell.  Meanwhile, inland at Fairbanks,  the spring-like temperature of 58 degrees, the warmest winter days for  the months of November, December,  January, February and March in^the  30 years' history of the weather  bureau, was recorded.  The snow was entirely gone at  Fairbanks, as well as at numerous  other points. The galo lashed heavily at Cordova.  An    unprecedented    thunder  lightning    storm    also    swept  Cook Inlet.  and  over  Surplus Crop Ursa Be Converted Into  Many Manufactured Articles  Millions of pounds of imported  corn now used in the manufacture of  a wide variety of food products could  be replaced by Canadian potatoes,  thereby using up the entire potato  surplus of 7,000,000 bushels, a conference of experts called to devise  new uses and new markets for  potatoes was told by Dr. W. Gallay  of the National Research Council.  The conference was called and presided over by Dr. H. M. Tory, chairman of the National Research 0oun-  cil.  New uses for Canadian potatoes included the making of such, products  as confectioner's glucose, grape  sugar, syrup, starch, potato flour and  potato chips and such other products  as laundry starch, dextrine, glue,  gum, alcohol and foundry moulds,  the preservation and canning of  potatoes; the use of potatoes as food  for livestock.  Nominated by shareholders of the  new Bank of Canada from coast to  coast and from practically every section of the Dominion, Lorne Ardiel  has agreed to stand for election to  the Board of Directors in Class "C".  Mr. Ardiel is known throughout the  length and breadth of Canada and  prior to the war served many years  with the Dominion Bank, at the early  age of 22 carrying managerial duties.  He was born in London, Ontario,  in 1890, and from 1915 to 1919 served overseas with the Canadian Corps.  On returning to Canada he immediately entered the automobile industry, building up such national organizations throughout the Dominion as  Chevrolet, Oldsmobile and Cadillac.  In 1930 he established The Lome  Ardiel Company, Business Counsellors, and acquired control of the  Press Agency Bureau Limited, one of  Canada's oldest national advertising  agencies, established 1892. In addition, in 1930 he founded the World  Institute of National Advertising  Agencies���������an international organisation of 50 members throughout the  world, functioning for the interchange of all valuable and useful information regarding each country, its  products, economic trends and merchandising. Through this affiliation  comes a volume of information that  is most valuable for central banking  operation.  He is regarded throughout Canada  as possessing great experience in  banking, industrial and business  affairs, and has ao intimate know-  -. 1 ledge of every Province and section  of Canada. Class-"C" in the new  Board calls for candidates of wide  knowledge and experience and actively in. business.  Editor's note: Here Is another Interesting problem, with which the  author has had to deal. Have you  any problem upon which you would  welcome some advice and guidance?  This well-known handwriting expert  repeats his invitation.to readers following this week's article below).  *** ��������� ��������� *"* ��������� *���������"  A young ladv of 19''writes me in  part as follows: 'For a few years  although X am still only 19 years of  age. I have been going with a man  of S3 years. We seem, to be admirably su'ted to each other In spite of  this difference in our ages, having  much in common together. Mv  friend  is inclined   to   be   somewhat  aAnalfl������.A      V..*     V   .���������.������������������      M.% J% m      ���������.    ...  ...������������������-- ������������������������,    *****    m.    cuh    bXJC   UI'Bt   girt    \X>  come into his life, and "he got to be  very fond of me.  "Over two years ago he asked me  several times to marry him, but T  was. not-ready for marriage, because  I do not believe In early marriages,  and I was ambitious to become a  teacher. My parents al<?o oplected  on account of the difference in our  ages. I may say here . that he is  earning a gcod living, "and money  matters would not trouble us. I  wanted to wait for a few years before marryins*- him. but I couldn't  bear to lore him.  "Since then he has been a different  man, very despondent at times, and  intensely jealous at others. We are  both of a jealous temperament, but  he has acted very bitterly. His despondency changed, and he accuced  me of going out with other men,  whie** \.vas not true. Whenever any  young man would even pass our  house, he would accuse me of being  responsible. At first I laughed all  this away, but it got so bad that I  And   Became  Short-Winded  A letter -fust received from a  ~omaa slates that she is writing in  thanks for the benefit she has received.   Her letter goes oh:���������  "About 12 months ago everybody  remarked how fat I was getting. I  turned the scale at 196 lbs. I was fed  up at getting so fat and it mad&'me  -rhort-winded. Why they noticed it  mora was because I was getting fat  slowly since I had had an operation  for appendix. I went back to the  hospital, and the doctor said most  women get fat after that operation.  I had tried evervthing I knew of to  try and get slim, so I thought I  would give Kruschen Salts a trial.  I started at first to take half the  dose prescribed, in my first cup of  tea. JNine -months ago, I turned in������  scale at 196 lbs., and at the time of  writing I go 178 lbs. I feel better  than I have felt for a long time."���������  (Mrs.) H.  The formula of Kruychen represents the ingred'ent salts of the mineral waters of those European Spas  which have been used by generations of overstout people to reduce  weight. Gently but surely. Kruschen  rids the system of all fat-forming  food refuse, of all poisons and harmful acids which give rise to" rheumatism, headaches, and many other  ills. . /    -. ���������    '���������   ��������� . ���������  pA������i������rfkf floatl* ^nse Davs  Three Men And A Woman Finally  Rescued In Alaska  Three men and a woman, theb?  aeroplane beaten down from the  skies by a blizzard, fought death and  hunger for nine days in   a   tumble-  A Valuable Plaything  Ambergris   Found   By   Boy   Worth  Sixteen Thousand Dollars  A seventeen-pound lump of wax-  like substance picked up by a Rockland boy, Roderick Crandall, and  used as a plaything, has been analyzed as ambergris, valued at $16,-  000. Ambergris is a fatty substance  jfrom sperm whales and is used as the  base in manufacture of perfumes.  Young Crandall found the lump on  the beach at Islesboro, Malno. His  father, a carpenter, sent a specimen  to a chemist who said it was pure  ambergris. M. L, Decker, an Islesboro fisherman, Is awaiting a chemist's roport on another lump weighing  00 pounds.  An Imperial Lover  Love Letters   Of   Napoleon   Sold   At  Auction For $75,000  Tho grandiloquent expressions of  an imperial lover���������tho letters of  Napoleon to the Empress Marle-  Loulse���������:.woro sold at auction recently in'London for $70,000.  The letters, 318 in all, and dealing  with every phrase of Napoleon's  courtship, wero bought in ono block  by tho French government. Thoy  covered tho whole heroic scone, tlie  courtship, marriago and tho Elba  oxllo periods.  Fow of the lettorn which changed  hands had beon published. The last  lottor waa that of a tlrod warrior,  who said: "I long to soo you and  my son.1'  Tho letters wore made available  by tho action of a nobleman,, who  remained anonymous, and who Inherited them. Thc bldo roao rapidly  aftor an Initial offer of $2,800.  glapsa  L5-cvca������|"iiiciB-i.  Civil    Aviation    Has    Made    (Giant  Strides In Few Years  If the air were an unsafe medium  of travel, civil aviation would not  have made the giant strides in popularity that it has made within recent  ���������.-.������������������jw       "f~*    "-"������"'���������*''"!     f^a   w:fi.T    "~   "'"Web  international civil flying began,  the  aggregate    route    mileage    for   the  world was only 3,200, and the mileage   flown   1,022,000.    By   1932   the  route mileage had increased to 190,-  200, and in that year the number of  miles   flown   reached   the   enormous  total of 90,372,000.    The lion's share  of   that   traffic   was  taken   by  the  United    States,    with    its   5,932,969  miles flown   and   540,681 passengers  carried;   but  Great Britain,   France,  and  Germany also   have   their network  of   air   routes,   and   Canada,  South Africa, Italy, India, Belgium,  Denmark,   Japan,   the   Netherlands,  Poland, Spain, Sweden,   Switzerland,  Russia,   Jugoslavia,   Czechoslovakia,  Finland, and Runiania are all served  with air transport to a greater or  less degree.���������Melbourne Argus.  Silk From Pine Trees  I������rlee No Olij-net  Tho Hollywood magnate told an  assistant that Jn his opinion a certain writer wa������ the only man for a  film they hud under coiuildoratlon.  Tho iwinlKtant wan tactfully doubtful,  "Don't you think, perhaps he's a  Uttlc  toe* cuuBtlo?^  he uuggoatod.  "Do I care how much ho costs?"      Tho municipal  stadium of Clove-  demanded tho producer,    "Cot Wml*" j laud, Ohio, cowl* moro than $8,000,000,  Thoro wore no prehistoric, giants  or pygmies among tho wonders of  America'*! past, according to tho  SmlthHonlan Institution.  Forests Of South May Bo Able To  Clothe World  Synthetic silken yarn from Southern plno trees���������the first ever made���������  was shown at Now York with announcement of the discovery   of   a  process through which the plno forests of the South   can  bo  made  to  clothe the world.    Making artificial  yarns from tho pines has boon a goal  of   chemists   for-1  years.   The   Inexhaustible supply in Southern forests  is literally largoii enough to meet all  tho needs   of  tlio  human  raco  for  clothing.    A shifting whlto j skein of  yarn  wn������   exhibited   nt  a  dinner  in  honor  of  Dr. Charles H. Herty,  of  Savannah, Georgia, discoverer of tlio  process. ���������' v , 7  saying.  "Over a year ago he turned to  another, girl because he was convinced that I was deceiving"* him, but  after a few months that was over.  Is there any -way in -which I can  convince him of the untruth of his  statements? Or what do you advise?"  Here again we have this question  of a marked difference in the ages  of the two concerned. The man is  14 years older than the girl. This is  not so bad, however, because their  relative ages are still young. So  that this age difference in the present case is not an insuperable obstacle. However, the matter of jealousy is a vital one.  This is one of the most insidious  of characteristics. It grows on itself.  This young man has lost his self-  control entirely, and has shown  precious little respect for the girl  he wants to marry, in continually  accusing her of the things he has.  The question arises���������if he is so inordinately jealous of her now, when  he is not even engaged to her, what  wot*"'*'' hi-?. b*** like when the*"*" ""rCrs  married?  Jealousy is one of those vices  that must be cured before marriage.  The mere ceremony of getting married does not destroy it; rather does  it stimulate it. And a jealous husband is far worse than a jealous  suitor, for a single girl can still give  up the man, whereas once married, a  remedy is difficult���������and only after a  great deal of unhapplness and tribulation.  It seems to me that the man In  question is likely to continue to be  jealous, and I advise my correspondent to give him up, at any rate until  .she is assured that this jealousy is  cured. Better to cut the knot now  than live to rue it later.  Jealousy, unfortunately, la one of  those vices that ��������� is really hard to  cure. And it Is far too great a risk  for my correspondent to take, especially having regard to the difference  in age. She is still young, and it  will not be very difficult for her to  gain new friendships.  K,      #      *  Can tho author help you? Do  you wish to know what your handwriting tells about you? And do  you want to discover thcr real natures of your friends? Send specimens of tlio writing you want  analysed, stating birthdato Iu each  caso. Enclose 10c coin for each  specimen, and send with 3c stamped  addressed envelope, to: Lawrence  Hibbert, care of Winnipeg Nows-  paper Union, 175 McDormot Ave.,  Winnipeg, Man. Lettera are eonfl-  dontlal, and roplles will bo mailed  out as quickly as poasLblo, but please  allow at least two weeks for your  reply.  down cabin, near AuCuurug-e, Alaska,  before a rescue plane equipped--With  skiis brought them to safety.  ���������������������������Hungry, need food and skiis."  That message, spelled out on the  snow by the green branches of trees  they had? chopped, brought Pilots  Roy Dickson and Chuck McLean  down from the clouds to save them.  Three planes previously had roared  overhead and missed them because  they flew too high to read the dis-  stress signal.  - Mrs%Ha2*el McClung, wife of a  Takotna mining man, Pilot Oscar  Winchell and two mine operators,  David Standberg and Weine Punt-  allo, had taken off from McGrath on  their way to Anchorage. Mrs. McClung intended to go to Juneau.  Their propeller chewed into a biting blizzard of sleet and snow,  which coated the wings until the  ship sagged wearily and then cams  down in an uninhabited region 150  miles from Anchorage, In 30 inches  of snow. Equipped with wheels, the  plane could not rise.  Taking a robe and light emergency rations from the plane the four  beat a path through the snow to an  old cabin. Fortune favored them, for  they found the tattered fragments  of some blankets and a few dried  beans and some rice abandoned by a  prospector.  Doling out these provisions, and  melting snow for water, they existed  nine days, each of the party losing  10 to 15 pounds.  Pensions For Thieve*  tmmmtmmmmmtmmm  Villagers of Curlnth, Grooco, recently camo upon a solid etono Bur-  tftico proved to bo an nnaienfc ro������orvoir  with decorated atolre lettdlng down  to it.  A Queer FroMom  Relief Xnvontigator Percy Mitchell  of Stratford, Ont., has had 'aotno  queer problems to solve but never  before did thoy Involve a race horse.  During his inquirlos ho uncovered a  relief recipient who owns a race  homo. Tho man ia grooming the  horso for next year's racow and in  tho meantime, the relief committee Is  considering what In to bb dona with  the unemployed raoohortfo, owner.  Well Organized Band Discovered In  Yugoslavia By Polico  Receiving regular dally pay and a  comfortable house and piece of land ,  to  retire on when each had stolen  his quota, a band of thieves has been  discovered  by  tho  police  of  Yugoslavia.   According to a dispatch from  Belgrade the gang had a leader-employer and specialized In robbing cooperative societies. All booty, money  and goods wore taken by the gang  loader.   Mombors woro paid $1.25, per  day  for  their  work,   two  or  three  tlmo0"tho pay of. a akilk<I worker in  the district.   Thoy often stole goods  worth $500 in ono night.    All thoir  burglaries wore carried out on tlie  somo plan.   A hole was made in tlio  wall of tho store, ono man wont In  and handed ouftho. stun? to another  who loaded it on to a cart.   A third  man kept guard.   Tho louder stayed  at homo and waited for tlio booty.  ATT rMT CL  0   eZm Dm   Q   *Hw  p  TIlB RAMSAY CO.  <\'&  A   "Uui   Ot   ''WatiUd*.   Xnva.ntlM.a--  Kull mromt������tl������n Bant :****��������� On ntquul.  ttY-t-MAHK ������r.,  OTTAWA,   Orlla  ���������**<"������"*  ills  ti  W.   N.    U   2078  *i������****r*.,,#a*..KM,v THEH BEVIES    CRESTON,   B.  f w  7 ''y*ft''-//*\:-  <>  *^j^?g^y7aftP-7i'B?;''i';f8\:  ryiLY ur war  TO BE SHOWN  IN A NEW FILM  Court House Burned  Ottawa.���������The folly and futility of  war, its sacrifices, heroism and tragic  aftermath, are starkly portrayed in  a motion picture produced under ap-  ���������������1Wial of the Canadian government  and, expected   to   have its premiere  YmkVa   cavlif ,������������jV8rfr   noOf.  mm*.mm... m.m~mij.. mmmsmm*    j. w*������r. ���������'"_-'  Selected and compiled from thousands of feet *5f war film in the custody* of the government, it is now in  process of completion here. The  government authorised the Canadian  Legicn to sponsor the picture, re-  eponding to a general demand from  Canada's war veterans for showings  of the innumerable moving pictures  taken of the Canadian troops in  France, and, at the same time, having in mind the salutary message a  film of this type has for the public  at large. -v  Under the direction of a special  inter-departmental committee' appointed by the government, work on  the film has been in progress for  nearly a year.  The committee's ia������ir -x."*~ *-' =������ ���������������-  from many thousands of feet of film  shot in Canada, the United Kingdom  and France particular scenes characteristic of .Canadian achievement  from 1914 to 1918. The war-time  films were resurrected some six  years ago when public sentiment,  aroused by the danger of these historical records being iost through  neglect, prompted the government of  the day to gather them up and turn  them -over to the motion picture  bureau where they were put in an  excellent state of preservation.  Originally the films were made under the direction of the national war  memorial committee, an off-shoot of  the Canadian records oflice established in 1915 by Lord Beaverbrook.  Some weeks ago the prime minister  and cabinet members had a preview  of the forthcoming fiira and approved  its release under the sponsorship of  the legion.    ., >^     ..    .  Tennessee  Mob  Cause Disorders  Attenapting To Seize Negro  Shelbyville, Tenn.���������A mob of several hundred persons, two of their  number already slain and others  wounded, milled about the ruins of  the county court house here as an  army of national guardsmen hurried  here to quell disorders growing out  of a futile attempt to seize a'negro.  Fed by gasoline, poured on by the  mob, flames destroyed the $150,000  brick building which a few hours  earlier had held the object of the  mob's fury���������a negro "charged with  assaulting a 14-year-old white girl.  The negro was whisked away, disguised in a soldier's .uniform, and  taken to Nashville".  From over the state, 500 guardsmen were mobilized and rushed into  Sheibyviiie under orders fFOXu, Gov.  Hill McAlister;  Angered by the ruse and apparently intent upon showering their wrath  on guardsmen and the county officers,.]  the mob allegedly sprinkled the 75-  year-old Bedford county court house  with gasoline and set fire to it.  Firemen said the mob hindered  them in fighting the flames. Dyna-|  mite, which had been tossed into the  court house building during the  height of to disturbance in the day,  exploded, but no one was injured.  **���������"*"'������������������.  A CHristmas i nice  Herds Of Caribou  ������������������*  Emslie S. Jones, agent for a United  States munitions company in South  America, is pictured as he was sworn  in as a wtiness before the Senate  Committee investigating armament  transactions in Washington. Testimony that United States companies  sold arms both to Paraguay and  Bolivia in the Gran Chaco war was  presented to the committee.  Tranquility To Be "Preserved In I^aar  Territory Over The Holiday  Saarbrueckcn, Saar Basin Territory.���������A Christmas truce to preserve  tranquility in the Saar Territory over  the holiday -was declared by the  League of Nations plebiscite commission.  Both Nazis and anti-Nazis were  pledged to keep the peace from December 23 to December 27, hold no  meetings and forget the imminence  of the January 13 plebiscite to determine the future sovereignty of the  Saar.  The truce was declared as 200 British Tommies, advance contingent of  the international patrol force, occupied their billets.  Nazis, regarding the troops" arrival -without demonstration, warned  *-ha xrraaaator laTn-man m\f tha   floor aava lite"*  forming   any   romantic   attachment  for the foreign soldiers.  More Naval Conversations  Price For Beef Cattle  Prepare For House Opening  Quiet Preparations   *now   Going   On  For  Pending  Session  Ottawa.���������A pre-holiday lull has become noticeable in political circles.  although frequent arrivals in Ottawa  of members of the House of Commons, representative of both government and opposition, are taken as in-! handicaps  dicative of the quiet preparations  going forward both for the pending  session of parliament and the general  elections.  Date of the opening of parliament  has already been announced for Jan.  17. but if any tentative time has  been set for the elections It has been  kept secret. It is known, however,  that the appeal will be no later than  October, and In some circles it is believed it will not come before that  month.  Recent speeches of the prime minister have indicated an apparent desire on the part ot the government  to prepare the peopi0 at lurgef and  business people in particular, for  radical legislation vhich will appear  during the forthcoming session.  References to tho Increasing need  for interference by governmnts arise  from tho recommendations of tho  mass buying commission, which is  still hearing ovidcn<s0. There will also  bo the unemployment Insurance legislation, which has already been ofllc-  ially announced ns ln preparation for  parliament.  Preparation of estimates has been  going forward for some tlmo by tlie  various departments, a���������d lt *a antioi-  t>r.t,nrl Flnmioo Mlnhjtcr ID. N. Rhodes  will bo in a position to present thom  to parliament at an oarly dato in the  session. ..������������������������������������  Thousands Of These Animals Roaming Northern Areas  Edmonton.���������Great herds of caribou  are roaming about Old Fort, 30 miles  distant from . Fort Chipewyan,  N.W.T., and are gradually coming  closer to Chipewyan than for many  years, says a wireless dispatch to the  Edmonton Journal.  As a result, there is scarcely a  male inhabitant of Chipewyan who  has not participated in the big caribou hunt. This meat supply is proving a great help to the trappers of  the district who have had to date an  exceptionally poor fur catch.  Hunters, as well as airmen flying  tc and frcsa^Beaver Lodge lake; report-that there are thousands of. caribou and that many of the small lakes  appear to Tbe literally packed with  the caribou herds. Trappers who had  75 pelts by Christinas season last  year now have only seven or eight  furs to . barter for supplies. Open  water in rivers and swamps prevents  animals coming in from the bush  where they are plentiful and also  the   trappers  in  making  Western Stock Growers Want Price  Fixed For Certain Grades  Calgary.���������Appointment of a committee of three experts to fix a minimum price for certain marketable  grades of beef cattle will be urged  upon the federal government by  Westerh Stock Growers' Associa  tion.  ' The minimum price would _be on  certain grades of cattle standardized  on the Winnipeg market and the  committee would have power to fix  a grade below which no cattle could  be marketed for human consumption  in Canada.       - ��������� -  A resolution, urging the minimum  price 'scheme will -be  forwarded  Ottawa shortly.  Britain's Foreign Secretary Hoping  Talks Slay Be Resumed  London.���������"I may express the firm  hope the efforts we have all been  makin*0*' to -"-"re^are the ������-round will  enable further conversations to take  place in say two or three months'  time," said Sir John Simon, foreign  secretary, In an address on the tri-  power naval talks which were formally adjourned.  Emphasizing the British view that  the talks, designed to pave the way  for negotiation of a substitute for the  Washington naval treaty, have not  come to an end but are merely adjourned, Sir John said that France  and Italy -were being kept in touch  ������^ with all that had been going on between Britain, the United States and  Japan.  Trans-Atlantic Air Route  to  their rounds.  Colder weather will help  quality of thevfurs is good.  as   the  New Observatory For Toronto  Toronto.���������^Ofiacial opening of the  new Dunlap observatory of the University of Toronto will be held May?  31 when D. C. A. Chant, professor of  astrophysics, who had long sought  this addition, will celebrate his 70th  "birthday. Sir Frank Dyson, former  astronomer royal of Great Britain,  will attend the opening.  Only Way To Bridge Atlantic Is By  Non-Stop Flight  London.���������The Daily Herald says  that aviation experts have decided  the only way to .bridge the North  Atlantic by air is by a non-stop flight.  Reports made following surveys for  possible air routes linking Canada  and the United Kingdom varied from  "impossible" to "good," The Herald  says.       ���������  Three large aeroplane building  concerns, it continues, have started  building trans-Atlantic flying boats  for an air route linking Canada to  Britain but it will take two years before the craft are commercially  proved.  SAY HOLDING  POLICY WAS BAD  FOR EXPORTERS  Winnipeg. ��������� John 2. SacFarland,  head of the Canadian government  wheat agency and general manager  of the, Canadian wheat pools, charged  terminal elevator interests at Fort  William and Port Arthur with charging, excessive premiums and establish--  lisbing a holding policy against ex-  r!ir\������*t'������*a*r*a  J*V������>. ��������� ���������***. Wm0A  Rumors of the situation and  rumblings in the grain trade were  brought into the open by Mr. McFarland in an interview, -when he de*-  clared exporters had bitterly resented the difficulties they experienced  since early in November because of  the attitude of terminal elevator interests. Unwarranted permiums were  exacted from exporters in order to-  secure cargo for their lake steamer  charters. '"  "Such ^premiums demanded were  not in harmony with the large supplies of high grade, wheat in store  not only -at lakehead terminals but  also in cov&xitv** elevators throughout the west," said Mr. McFarland.  "Wheat was not procurable by exporters at the oflicial closing prices  as quoted for carlot purchases on the  exchange. The premiums complained  of were in addition to such prices  and wheat was not readily available  on many occasions. Difficulty -was  experienced in loading boats.  "Navigation did not close until  Dec. 12, and had wheat been available on a basis of December option  values, many more steamers would  have been chartered and further large  quantities would have been moved to  eastern ports, where it would have  been available for export this winter," Mr. McFarland said.  "I am forced to the conclusion  that December as a contract month  should be abolished. November  should be substituted in place of December. Thus, with October and  November futures opei*ating for hedging purposes, it would provide two  liquid delivery months in the navigation season of the year when the  large fall movement is under way in  place of only October, as now operated."  THE ROYAL COUPLE HONEYMOONING AT HIMLEV  Fewer Bond*, Maturing  Ottnwa,~-Govcrn*ttents In Canada  will havo fewer financial worries In  1095 than !n 3934 in *jw Wtty of  maturing bond Isflijoa, according to  ofltlmatoH prepared by A. IB. Amos  & Co., Limltod, which estimated  the amount of Canadian banda  maturing next yoav to bo about 30  per cent, lens than thin year.  Irish Citizenship Bill  To   Remove   Any   Suggestion   That  Irish People Are British Subjects  Dublin.���������-Tho Irish Free State's  citizenship bill passed through final  stages In the dail recently. It was  approved by a vote of 51 to 36.  Explaining tho intention of tho bill,  President Eamon de Vaiera said it  aimed at removing frcm Irish law  any suggestion that the Irish were  British subjects. Tho Freo State  cou'd not alter a British net, he said,  but if the British would remove from  their statute tlie suggest'on that persons In the Free State were claimed  as British subjects the Free Stato  v-fould welcome the step.  This apparently was .a conciliatory  step taken by De Vaiera to avoid  arousing undue antagonism in Britain ovor passage of tho bill. Dominions Secretary J. H. Thomas told  tho House of Commons somo days  ago. he had been advised on tho highest legal authority tho Irish bill could  not deprvlo any person of hla status  as a citizen of tlio British commonwealth.  mwmmMmmmmmmmm.  W.    N.    tr   2070  Atslc Removal Of Duty  Calgary.-���������Seeking assistance for  tho beef cattlo Industry, Alborta cattlemen will petition t^ie ledoral government'urging it to negotiate with  tho United States for tho removal of  duty on cattle entering that country.  At a mooting horo attended by 1.80  growers representative of tho Western  Stock Growers' Association a resolution urging tho duty removal was  adopted.  New Wage Agreement  Per  Railway   Workers   Get   Three  Cent. Of Pay Cut Restored  Montreal.���������Canada's 100,000 railway workers and their families will  spend a merry Christmas in anticipation of the fact that from the first  day of the new year they will have  restored to them three per cent, of  the 15 per cent, pay cut previously  made, and from May 1, 1935, they  will have two per cent, more returned to thom, bringing tlie deduction  to 10 per cent.  An agreement to this effect was  reached some weeks ago between the.  managements of Canada's railways  and the officers of the running trades'  brotherhoods. An announcement was  made by J. McGulro, general chairman of tho Canadian Brotherhood of  Railroad employees, whose 12,000  members Include many miscellaneous  classifications and workers, tliat a  similar agreement to that of tho  running trades has been signed.  It Is understood at tho same time  the executives of the Canadian Pacific  and Canadian National Railways have  decided to extend tho provisions of  these agreements to several thousand oflice workers and other unorganized  employees.  Our photograph, taken at Hlmley Hall In Staffordshire, shows tlio  happy royal couplo, the Duke and Duchess of Kent, uitttng on a utono wall  while onjoylng a quiet honeymoon, Noto tlio attitude of tho faithful police  dog, who uppurcntiy?intc*narj to keep away all intnulor������.  Suggest %tcs For Directors  ������B*HNHBMMBl������M|lMaM������i  Seven SnggoHtcd For Now Bank By  Chamber Of Commerce  Montreal.���������Tho Canadian Chamber  of Commerce published a alato of  scvon from among tho 00 nominee*-',  for dlrr-olors of the Bnnk of Canada  which It recommends to shareholders  of the bank.  Following Is tlio Hlate: Wllllain K.  MoKoan, Halifax; Robort A, Wright,  Drinkwatoi*, Sask.j William D. Black,  Hamilton, Ont.; Robert X Magor,  Montreal; Joseph Beuublon, Montreal;  Tiiomnn Eradslmw, Toronto, and William C. Woodward, Vancouver. AtA^mm  7V77  THM   UitteKKL'UJ!!!   JKJKVI.ISW  I  Jt������-*ft������  + Z  rulings  It gives me great pleasure to lOish the peopie  of Nelsbn-Creston-constituency  mWLttvx}  (Uijnstmas  cnc  ijaiiint  aitfr  While conditions have, not improved to the extentiwe h&d  hoped for. jjef there   is  an   improvement  and   that this  improvement will continue is roj* sincere wish for the people  of this district  Frank H* Puinmm  M.P.P.   Nelson Creston  Riding  ing of our "Canyon" street into  a spacious thoroughfare, adequate  for Creston of the present-and  future.  It would appear that our de-.  velooement has been haphazard,  and it is distinctly encouraging to  have men of. vision looking beyond administrative routine to  deal with the larger problems of  the future. Intelligent town  planning pays big dividends in  human happiness, and saves vast  sums for the taxpayer.  The provision of finance for  necessary improvements is a.prob-  lem in itself, but we should give  careful consideration to a plan  for the development of the Creston of the future, and work to  that plan. * ' TAXPAYER.  t^S   8 H*  SST      *S a    "B  rwt  -   9  *f������    a tie ziouaay irean  mm if a n RnnAiMAST  Send  New Year's  greetings by  long-distance  teleohone  Let the iong-distanee telephone carry your New Year's  greetings to far-away dear  ones.  The particular person you  wish to call may be in a nearby  town or across the continent,  but the distance makes no  difference if there's a telephone  handy.  Say "Happy New Year" by  long-distance telephone;  Kootenay Telephone Go.  LIMITED  fHE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C  Subscription:    $2.50 a year in advance.  $3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. HAYES, Editor and Owner  CRESTON, B.C.,   FRIDAY,   DEC. 28  Wishing You and Yours  A MERRY CHRISTMAS  and a  HAPPY & PROSPEROUS  NEW YEAR.  LETTERS TO TKE EDITOR  FULL GOSPEL TABERNACLE  REV. W. A. LEWIS, Pastor.  SUNDAY���������10 a.m., Sunday School. 11  a.m.. Worship. 7 30 p.m., Evangelistic.   ALL WELCOME.  Up to the middle of December  ������������ j R ossland reports 40 inches of  ~     snow.  1,138,865 boxes of the 1934  Okanagan apple crop still remains  to-be sold.  At Rossland the Gyro Club is  operating a Thotdog stand at the  skating rink.  The Kootenaian says the kill of  deer at Kaslo has been unusually  light this season.  The Bonners bakery at Bonners  Ferry has installed an electric  bread slicing machine.  Patrons of tho Vernon creamery received about $15,000 for  cream supplied in November,  Fernie Rotary Club will spend  over $200 in buying Christmas  turkeys for needy families in that  town.  In future stores at Rossland are  to close at 5.30 p.m. week nights,  except Saturday, when they shut  at 8 p.m.  Due to such a heavy crop this  year southern Okanagan reports  the   outlook for a 1935 apricot  Other Village Problems  Editor Review:  Sir���������The report on cost of a  sewer system will be read with  interest by citizens of Creston,  and the councillors are ~ to be  commended forftheir insistence on  this information being obtained.  Having made such a good start  let us hope that our representatives will study a question intimately associated with sewerage  disposal, that is, the cost of acqus-  ition of the water distribution  service. And they- might -also  consider that most difficult village  problem, one which becomes more  difficult each year, i.e., the widen-  ****'V> *"**"���������*������. -o e*>   4r\ r\f\v  crc  ������������������ <l J. I    _a ������������������ J   *-,  _������������������X���������-.aa��������������������������� '��������� ���������  rraaucua ������uu.u uiuiiueu iG p������.un.uuu wm  the sunn-fl- elopes oi the Okanagan.  B. C. products you'11 enjoy and praise  and the coat is so much less,   Ask  ������fm-   "rt~.mmm.mm"  *\m. **^M.mmm.-m~m  Calona Champagne** .7 J. 26-ox. $2.dO  CsUsna Spa*klinQ B-4*,otin������*'y_.2B-o-E.  CaloBc IfaUcss -Vsrs-tculh  Caloms French Vermouth  Calcss CIssr "White  Demi-Sec)  Calona Red (Deml-Soc)  C*alc"~ r-rllcin  Tr        **-\ D-y)  I   26-oz.  26-os.���������  40-ox.   VS. GaL  Gci.   S.2S        TrJ  1.25  .SO  1.45  2.85  Cti  a.r\xr*xmr>r*\c*r.w T-5fmrar  Strtraas  Calona Wines limited  Kelowna. British Columbia  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Iyiquor  Control Board or bv the Government of British Columbia.  C. & G. TRANSFER  *"R������OCOOT������ H/ARCH.DGFIAY  Freighting between NELSON and CRESTON  and way points. .-CoiiiiwOtious for jTliiif, Sal mo  and Trail.  In CRESTONt      TUESDAY,    THURSDAY.   SATURDAY  \ Schedule Christmas-New Year Week  IN CRESTON.  Thursday. Dec. 27 ;   Saturday, Dec. 29  Thursday, Jan'y. 3;   Saturday, Jan'y. 5  SmmV'i\ U������*flWffffri,  S*--***lw;'i'*'**g'-'***-*^^ i mmwammisamz&iii  SEsiUli  Compliments of the  KJ %j���������M>4& Cr Sfw  WITH HEARTY  GOOD   WISHES  FOR A  Happy and Prosperous  New   Year!  OfHiULHits  ftw*4m^i^,.frWlm\wmW74r*l,>   >  C-OSW'I^'ANY" 'LTD.    ./'HARDWARE  Of about 1,1300,000 boxes of  apples sold in Canada from the  Okanagan, 974,000 boxes were  shipped bulk.    '*     .?.   j  Summerland reports the warmest November since 1917. For  the month there was less than 42  hours of sunshine.  A covey of eight Hungarian  partridges were seen near Kaslo  last week. This is the first time  these birds have been seen there.  1,635,469 boxes of the Okanagan apple crop have already  been shipped export���������practically  all of them going to Great  Britain.  Vernon creamery reports a  bigger make of butter than in  1933. November sales of butter  direct to retailers was the biggest  on record.  The Consolidated Mining &  Smelting Company will require  2500 turkeys to make its usual  Christmas present to its married  employees at Trail and Kimberley.  In the Okanagan it is estimated  17 per cent, of the Mcintosh Red  apple crop is still unsold. 5 p^er  cent, of ��������� the Jonathans remain.  62 per cent, cf the Romes are  still to go out.  Yahk is sadly lacking in com unity spirit. Recently a meeting  waa called to get on with the  ���������building of a skating rink but the  turnout was ao small the undertaking has been abandoned.  Government Liquor Act  Notice Of Application For Doer Ucenco  NOTICE ib h������reby given that, on tho  8th day of January next, tho undersigned Intend*- to apply to tho "Liquor  Control Board for it Licence in respect to  prottiiaefl being part of tho bulldlnc*  known aa Llttlo Davenport Hotel,  flltunto. on Fourth Street In Salmo,  BrltlidrColumblr*, upon tho Inndfl described na Lota Ho. lil und .14, Block Ho.  4, Map No. 622A, town of Salmo, bolii')-  a fl-jbdivlBlon of DtutHat Lots 200 and  200 A, Noluon Land Roglobratlon Dl������-  trlot, J*ravInco of Brltluh Columbia, for  tbo etalo of beer by tho ������\atm or by tho  bottle for conaumptDon on tlio pfom.iK-s  or oli'owlu-ro.  DATED,thto Uh Day of ? "pocombor,  A.D. 10514; " '7 ���������- *��������� - ��������� '  ���������'��������� >' '  r-AMDRMW DRROHHR- OMylPimW*,  Applicant.  Mt  4  4  ,4  4  4  <  4  We extend so you our  Best Wishes for a Very-  Merry Christmas and a  Prosperous New Year!  BURNS & COMPANY, Ltd.  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  PHONE 2  ^.v.^0mw.^/,^r.^.  '*a-t-^',������,ar*<>,Tl"������,^>"r**������-,i  mypm^pm.^mqpm.^^0mr^pm  mA.  k.A.A~.JkmJm,J..A..AmA..A.  4  Wishing You All. .-.A Happy  Christmas and a Bright and  Prosperous New Year  <    P.O. BOX 79  ALBERT DAVIES  PHONE 18  ��������� qg* ��������� w laayi ^Apw'wM mayi >y y i ^p ��������� \mt u  WMaWMMiraWlMBlBMiMa*^^  J^mJk^mtmmmiK^mKmmmw ������ -jm m 0, M **>> i������ A IB rn^l ������ *^W t*h T jtt M *% ' f^T Uh aa **" mm. mm .mm ^ A.-A,. A... A a. A m Aa atfc aa A a. A ai lt.Aa.4a A.Aal.ia AiA ���������������-������������������  *" *"   '  /  GREETINGS  We extend to all  Our Customers and Friends  Best Wishes  For a Merry Christmas and  Prosperous New Year.  ���������������  i   '  I  4  4  Hey    ft -��������������� ^ *** t% \r* a nr b b*  . o.  MCtKtAln  8ii|^ir"Q'-r ^'������i|^'^'i|^*ir*aiitTr|)������> aywmi r-^w^ia-iayB-^-^i^^iiaiiw-^M-w^iiia-i t ���������",.  r .  t :    >���������> ��������� '  n       j , r  "^ .  rVv Mi He   > ar 8 au* a84"a*..a.a a ma v,.iv ������J������ ay ������ bj* ������jm  aur*w* au ������ v ������jm'  .  , - i -i--"1 ���������'*.-' y fy-f ���������'/-*"*-f*  *t ~^*> ,������ US      / m  ���������- M"     *���������  - ������������������  '   ���������:  Hs"^* *S5R BH IBBSegg VSa JEW  jot ^a  aj? _=*^  C.M.LaabVVl^  at  Creston Valley Barber Shop  and Beauty Parlor  ���������   Wishes   to   thank  his  many friends for their  patronogednring the past  year, and would appreciate their co-operation for  1935.   f  creston cafe  MRS. M. d. BENINGER  MAY  CHRISTMAS   DAY  Bring everything good  your way and may  Happiness and Pleasure  -*" ���������  Surround you throughout  the eon-sing Hevv Year  SEASON'S GREETINGS  December Public  School Renort  Enrolment for Month, is 244���������  Division 5 Has Largest Atten-  . dance^- Division    1   Best   Attended During Month.  E. MALLANDAINE  Fire Insurance Agencies  x*������sr  Pcfhor *s/-3ccoiir  ata*i#liB-||i  *m "*-���������"* b������-^b  vlrflafUl  BSTfiiiTv o-yns*  v>.  / appreciate your co-operation and  take this opportunity of wishing  you Plenty of. Christmas Cheer  and Prosperity for 1935.  A-'P-YEO  ORCHARD  SERVICE STATION  ^Wishing Yon and Yours  A MERRY CHRISTMAS  * and a  HAPPY & PROSPEROUS  NEW YEAR.  KITCHENER HOTEL  KITCHENER,    B. C.  Here's Wishing Yet: a  Merry  Christmas, and ihe  best brands of Health.   Happiness and Pros-     v  perity that are to be had throughout 193S.  B. JOHNSON -   Christmas, 1934  Division 1���������. Marriott, Principal.  Enrolment', S87  Average attendance; 36.47.  Proficiency: Grade 8���������Goldie Walker,  Egon Hollm, Stariely; Hendren, Grade  7���������Kenneth Hester, Jac-fc Hall, Tiieima  Lowther.        * - *  Perfect -attendance���������France Bourdon,  Beryl Chappel, Ronal Cooper, Marguer  ite Grant, Kenneth Hester, Kostie Ker-  luke: Ethel Morrow, Evelyn Nastasi,  Ruby Palmer, Eva Phillips, Ariel Schade,  Goldie Walker. 'James- Bourdon, Glenn  Clark, Margaret Donaldson, Jack Hall,  Egon Hollm, Phyllis Lowther, Helen  McCreath, Irwin Nickel," Georgia Paulson, Norman.-Phillips, Robert Vigne.  Donald Fowlie  Division 2���������A. Robertson, teacher.  JL^aaaujiaacaibi.McA. __  _  Average attendance, 37.13.  Proficiency: r Grade. 7"���������Alex. Campbell, Tommy Johnson. Steve BullOvk.  Grade 6���������Esther Ostehdorf, Jessica Husband, Charlotte Wilks ^ .  ' Petfeet at-tendaneer**J*>ck Bell, Linden  Bell, George'Carr, Barbara Cartwright,  "Edward Davis, Olga Hurack, Jessica  Husband, Edna Hutts, Edward Hutts,  Eric Jacks,.Dorothy Klingensmith, Ellen  Morabito, Ina Chappall. Esther Ostendorf!, Muriel Raymond, Clayton Sinclair,  Bill Vigne,' Bud Wightman, Charlotte  Wilkes. Ararey .Weir, Lillian Wocknitz-,  Glenna Fowlie, Robert Weir. * ,��������� ,  Division 3���������Miss Wade, teacher.  Enrolment, 377  Average attendance, 34.107.  Proficieecy: Grade 4���������Teddy Oliviet,  : Wilbur Argyle, Anna Kinkade.  Perfect attendance���������Wilbur Argyle,  George Bourdon, Harely Brady, Jean  Bunt, Audrey Cooper, . Bert Crosbys-  Helen Dzvigola, Kenneth*French, Mary  Gabelhie, Bertha- Gardener* Carolyn  Jones, Leslie Jones. Tony- Joy,- Anna  Kinkade,* Raymond -Moore. Jimmy O'Neill, Jean Pridham, Willie- Rodgers,  Marion Staples, Arthur Sutcliffe, Donald  Truscott, Pearl Wo knitz/Blanche York,  Mary Imhbff, Clara-Amatto, Eeri Walde.  Division 4���������Miss Learmonth, teacher. Q  Enrolment, 42.  Average attendance, 36 4.  Proficiency: . Grade 4b^-Sadie Kiriuke,'  Donald - Andrews, Louise Klingensmith  and Leslie Harris equal. Grade 3a���������  Ruby Biccum, Raymond Cooper, . Gwen  Moere and Kenneth Wocknitz-equal.  Perfect attendance���������Donald Andrews,  Ruby Biccum, Russell Biccum, Raymond  Cooper, Julius D'Zvigola, Leslie -Harris,  Ethel Hendren, Eunice. Hughes, Norman  Husband, Louis - Kiingenami b. Billy  Lewis. Bill MacDonald.; Lewis . Millin,  Grace Moore,' Harry. Ostendori, Anna  Peltzer, Vic-tor Peltzer. Rus ell Pridham,  oick Staple *, Kenneth" Weir.  Division 5���������Miss Hobden, teacher.  Enrolment. 44.  Average attendance. 39*57.  Proficiency: Grade 8���������Robert Ibbitson.Rose Knorr, Beth Leavitt. Grade  2���������Laurel   Keirn,    Charlie    Tompkins,  V-J.t-8      r    _   ���������  _ ,  ^���������avukvii iiujrct;.  Perfect attendance���������Rose Cellis, Vic  tor Cellis. Edwin Dickinson. Fred Hurrack, Robert Ibbitson, Ena Jones, Eugene Joy, Kathleen Joyce, Laurel Keirn  Erma Klien, Lyle Klingensmith, Rose  Knorr, Beth Leavitt. Blair, Leavitt, Alice  Merritt, Henry Read, Gordon Rodgers,  Jimmy Rodgers, Gloria-Romano, Fiore  Rota. Charlie Tompkins, Eileen Weston,  Bert Wocknitz. , - .  Divisiou 6���������Miss-Holmes, teacher.  Enrolment, 42.  Average attendance, 35.63.  -Proficiency:   Grade 1���������Muriel Hughes,  Betty Gilchrist and Dorothy' Dickinson  equal,   Dorothy Boffey,  Mary, Biccum  and Phyllis Wilks equai.  Perfect attendance ���������Bruce Arrowsmith  .Mary Biccum, Dorothy Boffey, Dorothy  Dickinson, Gordon French,'Mary Gardener. Muriel Hughes, Lloyd Ibbitson,  Jennie Kinkade, Andy- Leavitt, Allen  Merritt, Bobby Patrick, Sylvester Schmidt, Robert Swan, David Timmons.  LIPHARDT'S  Wishing you f&y on Christmas, and 365 Days  of Happiness During. I 935  :l^vJL<-f.  ;7T^?;rIeatiii^  Wishing our PatrpW  ;^:ivI,ERRY CHRISTMAS  :;---'''-\---:v|^:?;"'iftiSd/ii ;.'���������; v':  EXCHANGE  Barber Shop  WES- EDDIE, Prop.  The   season  to express  anew the  Friendship and Good Wishes  that wo  cherish  for you  the  year through.    Here's, hoping  that this wiii he ihe merriest of .  thf>*n 'all.  The story of a girl who  had to be shown!  Jean  HARLO \V  The Girl  from Missouri  with  *  Lionel BARRYmMORE-  Franchot TONE  There's entertainment. ,, gay,  and exciting and heart-touching  by turns... in lovely Jean's  grand portrayal of JSadie. who, in  a worlc^ of purfluing jmen, never  forgot wiie win-* a lutiyt  "���������Sty  INCORPORATED  1d25  ^���������?  Extends Best Wishes Cor a  SfiLnL linrr i unsu-d i wina  *  ���������and trusts that  its project now -well along to  '- completion will contribute in some measure to a  Prosperous 1935 and the continued development  of Creston and District.  GMAft  o   DODGERS.  ���������+m^M6jm* .M.mm   AK^ ��������� **���������������**    *        A.'Mk.-*b^r   Mm-*"   ^mmmm* .aii arf Jmrnmi.+mmi'f  President.  C. F. HAYES,  Secretary.  j. NASTASI  ���������V* Ji fl fl.   Mav7Va'  1 -^   Wishing our numerous Customers andTfc'riends a very  Merry Christinas and a More  Prosperous New Year  And to assure them of our appreciation of the business  extended to us during the year now drawing to a close.  Blacksmith^ Fiumbing, Heating  GREETINGS!  We wish to thank oar many friends and patrons and wish  them   a   Merry   Christmas   and  every  success  during the coming year.    ���������  KING GEORGE HOTI  LABELLE -&. SONS, PROPS.  HOLIDAY   GREETINGS  At this season we feel deeply grateful for the  consideration  you have so kindly extended  to us, and take this opportunity of wishing  you a Merry Christmas*  *&������&  SINCERE WISHES TO EVERYONE  for a  # *  aajaB       *aaj iu|uhi  mammm^,   ������ML  wmwM    tM .^M^L. <^M     MM* auaaau^    mmm   ^mm^ auau m^m       mt^        ,. --  MERRY CHRISTMAS  and a  HAPPY NEW YEAR  Jm**k &%m 0*1.1 a#VH^'j^%ffMnMlbttf?%  wm{     mm wm\     M IWkmZ 0     BOD      ~, Pa*a*"a"    mmmmW ^Sm^m  ^mWMjtfir* MM ^at|*M*fMrfM*K   IMft BB    nffift   II^aMfelSBHrf   WBflAjtttBr    ^Q^SSJst  ffiytthttt  G9    tS& ^������^JBa  ���������:!';.; TKg----*UKiSST*tf.SI   KJK V155 ������7  SHOE SHOP  /������ hearty appreciation of the Patronage which you  have extended to me I wish you alt   HAPPINESS  and HEALTH now, at Christmastide and through"  out the coming NEW YEAR.  ana rersonai  Rad o. *��������� Mrs.  -Delicio 8   and  B. McKeown,  ^   -W8  *������a������  -mm  ****->   **������ ***^        *%&  "^  B    jf\ /n    JT jf B    mmm M mmmm IW/B   ^m^Mmmmm  Mim *-t.jmj.m-.  Patrons & Friends . . .  Best    Wishes    for    a    mFnvous  Christmas, and may 1935 be  filled with Happiness and Prosperity for you and yours, is the  Sincere Wish of the  FOR. SALE���������Marconi  McKelvey, Creston.  APPLES~ WANTED-  Wagner, state price.   R.  Fernie, B.C.  . Miss M. Smith of the high school  teaching staff is holidaying at her home  in New Westminster.  FOR RENT���������Four-room bungalow,  located close to town.' Apply E. F.  Arrowsmith, Creston.  FOXES FOR SALE���������Few pairs Silver Black Foxep. Tbey show a profit.  P. M. wiitRe, Creston.  HOUSE FOR RENT���������Four rooms,  (rood location. Anply Axel An<W?o������**i  Victoria Ave.. Creaton  Mrs F..P. Levirs left on Friday to  spend the Christmas holiday weeks at  her home in Vancouver.  Raymond Bevan, returned on Friday  from a month's holiday with hia sister,  Mrs Leitch, in Vancouver. "*  O. Sostad, vice-prinripal of the high  school will spend the yuletide vacation  st coast points    He left on Friday.  FOR SALE���������Poll Hereford bull. Anxiety breeding, rising four years did. R.  Stuart & Son (Alice Siding), Creston.  FOR SALE���������Two-year old Jersey-  Shorthorn heifer, due to freshen January  lst, $40 Mrs. R. Sinclair Smith, Creston. ....  Harold Beninger arrived  on Saturday  from Nelson  to spend  Christmas wi.h  hia   parents.   Mr.    and     *"*  Beninger.  Misses Cecille and Evelyn Olivier  arrived on Saturday to spend the  Christmas holidays with their* paaents.  Dr. and Mrs. J Olivier.  Allan Speers, who is attending  University School. Victoria, is here for  the Christmas vacation with his parents,  Mr. ar.d Mrs. S. A. Speers.  Fred Payne left on Sunday for Cranbrook,, where he will be employed as  C.P R, fireman while other employees  are taking a Ch istihas layoff.  FOR SALE���������Premier Vaccum Cleaner  ivirs,  Ea     .s       f*m% 0     A      Ha     E5  *-*S7-������C*--  1  C5  Beauty Shop  SEASON'S GREETINGS  THANK YOU fq������* your kind patronage during the past  year and trust the pleasant associations will continue  during the coming year and  many of them.  f  ... .  Creston Co-Operative  Fruit Exchange  The Management and  Staff of  Jm^t\ ^^i&S At^mm Of^mm     HRkjiwI mm^Lmm ������������B    ���������^ v ***** ^ fc, iu- a ! i V JH%Jf mW%Jt I "E*  Wish All a  VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS  ncn  ixcacnroencs,  good as  new.  Electric Heater, nearly new,  reasonably  priced.    Lynne Fashion Shoppe, Creston.  FOR SALE���������20 acres land, all cleared,  water and buildings, going cheap. Also  cutter, two-wheel.. cart, democrat and  some baled hay.   E. Nouguier.  Canyon.  Tom Crawford, a second year arts  student at the Alberta. University,  Edmonton, arrived on Saturday for the  yuletide holiday with his parents, Mr.  and .Mrs. W. H.  Crawford.  Art Couling, ~-who is with the West  Kootenay Power^fe Light Company construction crew atr^ST&iir-Salmo. returned  on Thursday and 3? expecting to remain  for a couple of montlis when work wiii  be resumed.  Remember, the Christmas novelty  dance Wednesday evening, 26th, under  K K. Klub auspices at the community  hall, Wynndel. ? Ness: orchestra music,  and ?admission.    of ^75   and?60   cents,  Slipper InCiuuSu.  The.Frehch Cinamaii Pullings house-  on-wheels, from Montreal to Vancouver,  arrived" in Crestoh^? on Thursday,1 en  routs for the roast city.' The house ������ri  wheels was "built byr E. Dtigette and  Pierre Garon and left; Montreal on June  23th. They have already covered. 8400  rhi'es and pla.i to reach Vancouve at. the  end of January. Their ultimate de<*i-  tinction is San Diego, Calif, from where  they will walk back to Montreal, arid  will-be on the road six years In the  house are two beds, two chairs, Victrola,  kitchenette set of dishes, light water  tank, and coal oit stove. The house  weighs 700 ponrids.'  LONG All AN ft iflNG Ltd.  -*****>*"���������----    ^PF     *******       ���������������     WV   "��������� ***"**"      ****���������  *m*i  ~"~"bb~"*"~~~~~" *���������*"      *"*��������� ������������������       ~"~~3 ^a~*"~~~~r^ _   Mil    ^&^     a*"*""       ****���������     ^mmmVmM   ""��������� """"""V  PACKERS & DISTRIBUTORS OF  Creston Valley Fruits and Vegetables  M Happy Christmas  ���������   ���������������        -, **  and a  Prosperous Now Year  to everybody is the wish of  mwS.jp fflfflr jCT JWmLJlB! BmS """^""fiff. tjjaTSffl ^K^^m ns &m  CHRIST CHURCH  REV. M. C. PERCIVAL, Minister.  CRESTON  The Management and Staff  Of  ECU MOORE'S GARAG  Wish You All a  Very Merry Christmas  SUNDAY. DEC. 30  CRESTON���������8.30 a.m , Holy Communion     10.80   a.m..   Sunday   School.  7.80 p m . Evenpong.  LISTER���������11.00 a.m., Matins,  WYNNDEL���������3 00 p.m., Evensong.  iraoti Theatro  SHOWING  NFW YEAR'S NIGHT  ���������EQ-    Ian 1cf  ton -jaiii isi  Jimmy DURRANTE  Johnny BUTTERWORTH  in  To our many friends, in Greston  ^/^l!^  ������������������������������������ty* o "'1*1       4-^-fc    4-*-iaI^-pi   4-������m-������<r������      y-v*^.^  vaiiey, we wisn to taketms op  portunity  of extending our best  wishes for a  May the New Year, upon which  we are about to ontcr3 bring to  you a full measure of Happiness  and Prosperity,  *3  !*!  Palm Confectionery  ^****gg*l.  Wishes All its Patrons  a  VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS  JOHNStiN &  WALDE  Christmas Greetings!  The Management and Staff of the Canadian  Bank of Commerce wish their patrons  and friends "a Very Merry Christmas.  THE CANADIAN BANK  Capital Paid Up $20,0d0jd00 >  Renerve Fund $20,000,000  Creston, Branch  U.i J. Forbes* Man tiger  Music,   Romance, , Dancing  in. a 'Pmn'Criifa������'>&f,':  ��������� ihe World.  \i ��������� \ ���������'���������!,' f y ���������'  Have YOU Paid Your Subsciciptioiii ?  ,.:.���������; U  .1'. o' ���������    ���������     ... .. .iV-a^.V, 'I* M fc<  i!M-wrojt  >/ABJUI8  S&SiVSM^  ������&  Li&ter  .'-.Ji.  r?ince we cannot personally  meet   and  shake  hands with  our customers we take  means^of  wishing   each  of   you   a   very  eacn  this  one  vou  Christmas  happy  season.  West Ifnfltensiv Pntyor & I irrht  LIMITED   .  IPUi  The December report of Lister school  shows an average attendance of 91 per  cent in Division 1, according to the report just given out xby the principal,  Miss Curtis, with" the'following taking  the high -standings: Grade 9���������Kirk  Beard, Vernon Donaldson. Grade 7���������  Alice Wellspring. Margaret Dent. Grade  -6���������Margaret Sinclair,. Milly Beard.  Grade 5���������Mary Daus, Danile Domke.  Perfect attendance���������Kirk Beard. Kitty  Beard, .Mary Daus, Margaret Dent.  Daniel Domke, Martha Domke, Lorna  Donaldson Vernon Donaldson, Wilma  Donaldson; Jean ��������� Flynn; Erika Meyer,  Eileen Pendry,- Manning Powers, Margaret Sinclair, Hugo Sommerfeld, Herbert Stieb^ Alice Wellsprjng.  ���������In Division 2 the- average attendance  was 94* per cent., according to Miss  Websteri-r report, with tbe following  making the high standings: Grade 4���������  Stella Beard. Mary Millner. Grade 3���������  Dorothy Millner. Arthur Pendry. Grade  2���������uoreen Heard and Freda Donaldson'  equal. JBernice .Donaldson. Grade 1���������  Alfred Sommerfeld, Ernest Dent. Perfect attendance���������Doreen Beard, Stella  Beard.     Harold   Daus,   Bernice Dent,  rnest Dent, Mary Domke, Theodore  Domke, Bernice Donaldson. Oscar  Herman, Harry Herman. ' Gerhard  Meyer, Dorothy Millner, Mary Millner,  Arthur Sommerfeld, P ed Strelive. Nick-  Strelivj*-. WilliSov Strelive, Theodore  Kilgren, Marjorie Kilgren, Albert Kil-  gren Mildred Kilgren.  97.6 per cent, in Div sion 1, with the following taking high fttaiidings* Grade  8���������Margaret Bun*Iy, Yvonne Putnam,  Lawrence Leadbetter. Grade 7���������Aiieen  MacDonald, James Carr. Grade 6���������  Mildred Fraser, John Richardson. Grade  5���������Helen Goodwin, George Goodwin.  Norma Bundy.  In Division 2 the awards for pro-  iency were awarded as follows Grade 4-  ���������Annie Tomolin, Tony Holder-and Alice  Healey equal. Grade 3���������Joan Langston,  Harold Beam. Grade 2���������Hazel Botterill,  Eddie Gatzki. Grade 1���������Earl Tooze,  Jack*Goodwin,  Half a dozen of  Ferry unemployed.  the  win  Bonners  -foe "em-  nloved for two   months  trappsw*?  ^������������������;~-e.  predatory,animals in that section  this winter.  Unless a settlement can he  made with holders of Fernie city  bonds and the city's contributions  to relief greatly lessened Fernie  council may have to levy a 1Q35  tax rate of 100 mills..  aajaafr.  &?f^-g%������.&������&:&&&'&%'%:������?F������;&%& ������������HE  "A*  Trinity Sunday  School Concert  Quite the Best Entertainment of  the Sort Ever Staged in Town  ���������Orchestra Kearn to Advantage���������Christmas   Gifts  oiven  vm7g.M������UV   $S������8V5&85\4   8>l*  J.1 __*  mc iuus  With th  . Trinity United  Church Sunday School  scholars performed toa very appreciative  audience of parents  and friends on Friday   ight.   The presence of the orcbes-  -tra helped considerable with the musical  - end-of things, with Mrs. Grant Jones,  -piano: Messrs. Imhoff, Fowlie, Moores  and Phillips, playing trombone, clarinet  and violins respectively; Miss-Imhoff,  euphonium, and ? Ray Truscott, Bass.  With a couple of selections before the  curtain the orchestra made quite a hit.  ' The opening chorus -. y the school,  "The First Nowell,/ with Miss Ann Bale,  accompanist, was well received. The beginners and primary classes contributed  many ?numbers.7Kl*otabl^^ni<>ng theie  were the recitations by Phyllis Wilks and  Mary Boffey.? The Rbckaby chorus by  little maids -with "their dolls Twas nicely  done, followed by -"Away in a Manger,"  by a mixed chorus.     V  Goldie Walker and Marguerite Grant  gave "Rendezvous." assisted by a chorus  of G G.I.T. classmates. This was the  hit of the evening owing, largely, to considerable care and taste in cGstuiinng,  stage setting and training, with Mrs.  Walker operating the colored spotlight,  and_ Mrs^W. Fraser at the piano. _  ���������uaaca MjSaiTi wiXai ilci* SvOry OI ine Killing of a bear carried a realistic touch to  the audience. Erie Jacks with his recitation outlined a boy's troubles when dad  monopolizes the toy train. Portraying a  dear old chap Robert Weir gave another  slant on juvenile anti-Christmas activ-  -.' 'ities.??  WithAlf. Avery as the son of the house;  Miss Edith Avery as the flapper; Mrs.  Alf. Avery, as thes miieh-in- ove��������� elder  .   daughter;   and the  widowed mother, a  . very  attractive   matron still, in  Miss  Margaret Armitage;   big   sisters beau,  ' portrayed by Percy Truscott. whose  masterful handling of a delicate situation  straightened thing* out. The visit of  Santa Claus took place in the customary  mariner, with Richard Avery assisting in  true Habitual style,"distributing the presents to the Sunday School scholars.  The; intermission period was taken larg-  .ely with the remarks of W. J. Truscott,  chairman, who presented the aims, ob-  |ects and needs of the Sunday school in  general, stressing tho attitude of the parents as the main help, and expressing  the general regret oftheenforced absence  of the pastor, Rev. A. Walker, who Ib at  present in hospital.  Creston are marked by his assisting with  the church music. The scripture lessons  were read by W.   . Truscott.  While -at Canyon the juvenile choir  under the leadership of Miss Frances  Knott and Mrs. Kolthammer, gave a  very tuneful presentation of ���������'Christmas  Carols." This item was well received  and we feel sure that this junior organ  ization will be heard from in the future  to the great pleasure of all listeners.  A picasing isaiurs of ihe day was a  visit to the hospital by the choir and  orchestra at which time Rev. A Walker  was serenaded, much to his delight, with  "Christians. Awake," and Silent Night."  the latter item being feelingly introduced  n  THE SAME TO YOU AND  MANY OF THEM  Christmas again!    The time to extend the .  hand   of fellowship and   wish the  Compliments of the Season.    "What, matters any  weather, when hearts are warm and faces  gay, and all are bright  ���������fj  a*. Jl  $  together.  ^  ine report o. jkneKsun scnooi ior  cember shows an  average  ue-  attedance of  It CP.EST0N DRUG & BOOK STORE S  lap  GEO. H. 1SJEJJUY  THE  REXALL  STORE  ||ii:iiii!!iiiiiiiriiiiiiiiii!!iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii!iiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiii!iii!ii!iiiii:iiii^  ���������  THIS CHRISTMAS GIVE FOR YEARS TO COME  I  GIVE THE  LASTING JOY OF  H������7   *-h_  ���������wr *-%f*M*Bj  Death of J. P. Johnston.  FOR THE HOME  In the death of James P. Johnstos, who  passed away at his home here on-December 20th Creston has lost a re ident who  saw the place develop from the coming  of steel until the present, although not a  permanent resident until about 1912.  Deceas d followed the construction o  Crows Nest line, being employed at B&B  work?7outof Cranbrook commencing  about 1700 until he located in Creston  ^s7v*iS^  years was 7? in charge bf ; government  bridge work. He7 was a native bi Miid-  may,TOntario, arid death?ensued in? his  63rd year, ;after a?somewhat ? lengthy  illriess;7r^??^''V7:--:,"T?.??;-T;w7??,>::?-;?-^\?7?-?,'7  7 The funeral took place on Saturday  afternoon from the Presbytesian Church,  with interment> in Creston cehietery.  The pastor, ��������� Re v.: A. "7 O '-.Thbmson h ad -  charge of (he 5ervle*?s and the pallbearers  were E. Repsomer, W.H Crawford, Al.  Hendren, Ev E Cartwright. D. Leaji  month and. T.,Trevelyan.   There was a  and the floral remembrances also bespoke  the high esteem^ in which deceased was  held? 7?.7?       777-7 ?7'.'.-?,/7?'  The late Mr Johnston wa3 united in  marriage with Miss Mabel Piddington  in 1915, the-ceremony taking place at  Christ Church, Creston, and in addition  to his wife he is survived by one son,  Jack, who have the sympathy of a wide  circl e of friends In their bereavement!  = HOTPOINT TOASTER  Toasts evenly, two  lowering the sides causes  lar Christmas choice.  pieces at  a   time.    Merely  the toast to turn.    A  Popu-  $4.65  HOTPOINT IRONS  A ttractwe Musical Service  and  An attractive and useful gift, Models priced from  $3.50 up.  == $3.50  M Hotpoinl PERCOLATOR  ���������wiiii-tV  MaaWa-Mi    ���������?  The Christmas Sunday services at the.  United Church were marked - in- a very  plcnsing manner by the choir of Trinity  Church making tho usual tour of tho  pastor, Rev, Walker, in his enforced  absence, while a hospital patient, tho  exercises being entirely choral, ledr by  W. J. Trti'Bcoct, with Mrs. Walker  speaking to tho various congregations, a  message of gieet'ngs from the pastor. i  Tho choir -wob augmented by th  Qrohestra led by Victor imhoff, trombono  and clarinet; Mrs. Grant Jono , orKaniflt,  Albert Moores, flrst violin: Bud Fowlie,  clarinet; Virginia Imhoff, cuphpntnm;  Ray Truscott, bass, tho numbers of which  Uddod considerably to thb effectiveness  of tho music of tho day in ���������the nccom-  paniments to tho congregational carols  und playing tbo offotory voluntary.  Tho programme of carols and anthems  was introduced by -tho full enBombl j in  in "Christians Awnlco," tho spirited presentation of which was vory ploa*-lng.  ,Follov\-inK In close Ruction .worn m  carols, "0 Como a Yo Falthfull," "Joy  tStlto World," and ��������� 'Silent Night." Intcr-  mporsod with the anthems, "And ;Thfifo  Woro Sbophord*"."  ������nd  "Groat in  tho  Lord.". A solo.  given l>y   Fred  Tho Holy City," wau  Grant, whoso visits to  FOR SALE���������Marconi Raido. Mrs.  McKelvey, Creston.  APPLES WANTED���������Deliclo s and  Wagner, state price. R. B. McKeown,  Fernie, B.C.  Visiting br thren are reminded of the  installation of officers of Creston  Masonic Lodge on Thursday evening,  which will be followed by the usual St.  John's night banquet.  Tho death occurred on Saturday morning at Creston hospital of Fred Sorgo, of  West Creston, who has been n hospital  patient since lato in November.  Deceased came here from the prairie in  June, and is survived by a. wife und two  children.   He was in his 47th year.  Tho  ChristmaB  mail out of Creston  established a new and very high woter  mark.   70 sacks of mail  wero sent out  from Creston on Wednesday.   Tho in  coming mail was also heavier than anv  Erovious season.   42 sacks woro diatri-  uted on Friday for tho biggest day's  .business/:''':'''";'";'"''  About 60 rrtombors nnd guests of tho  United Young People's Society gathered  at tbo Parish Hall Wednesday evening  last, tho oca sion being the annual  Christmas party. Tho fun began with a  few hands of court whist, the winners being arinouhcod as follows: High scoron,  Miss Doris Beninger and Tom Alton:  consolati n prizewinners, Annie Balo and  Carman Irving, Five members of tlio  society then proBontod n one-net play,  ������������������Tlio Teleumm." M-r-mb^rs of tbo e'ist  woro Mrs. J. A, Avery, Miss Edith  Avory/ ' Margaret Armitttgo, P R.  Truscott and J. A; Avory7? Dancing for  a couple of hours, with music by Mrs.  ���������Ifonon, Virginia Imhoff* Vie. Imhoff,'Ray  TriuK-ott, Alfrod: Moorow, Don/; sPhlllips  and ���������".Bud" Fowlto. A mo������t;onjoyablo  tlmo wnn'lmd, and tho affair was. voted  tbo'buHi y.ol.  Makes   delicious, fragrant coffee by Hot  method.    Choose from several beautiful models.  Drip  $8.95  Botpoint WAFFLE IRON  X  Cmww  "This model gift makes crisp, golden brown waffles  in the twinkling of an eye.    Beautifully designed.  $8.9$ ? '  DOZENS MORE SUITABLE GIFTS  DECORATIVE LIGHTS will make your home  and ChristmaB Tree reflect a  bright, cheery glow of tke festive season.  m\)  Wtmmm  '|ljn������|JP;gl7>''?|:^^Pi%jf; fj  & LIGHT CO  m\  \Cany0n:Si>  si!!!  .j.-V*.  ������miii������������l  miJpjQ'p fEmft %**!"    if ' "^tjiiyr B  t������.  :.l,l..(\:  Phone 38  Nkl(lll|a������iik������|Mii  MMKI  LIMITED  ,������������������..'.   ���������,;      ...-���������.���������li'li,. tEHE   REVIEW.   CRESTON.   B.   O.  x  r  i  nr-AOff n  TtVEwJUW  KM*L  lOLD  Agricmra-re And Weather  ' The British house of lords are con-  Btdering a government "bill which  would authorize the lending overseas of pictures represenative of British art now in the National gallery.  Leonard Walsh, 27, son of Stephen  "Walsh, former Under-Secretary of war  In the first MacDonald (Labor) cabinet, was killed when he fell through  the door of the Manchester express.  The Alberta provincial seed fair  ���������will be held in Edmonton on dates  tentatively fixed as February 14 to  16, inclusive, it was decided at a  meeting  of  t"       ""     " '  '       ~  ^VlUCiUCU  Opposition to the idea of equipping  the "League of Nations with armed  forces *was expressed at a meeting of  the League of Nations -union by Sir  Austen Chamberlain, former foreign  secretary.  Citizens of Rolling Fork, Miss..  received an early Christmas present  in 1934���������being an announcement by  Mayor Sam Rosenthal that 1935 will  be the fourth consecutive year in  which no taxes will be collected.  In the four months ending Nov. 30  last, a total of 13.585,720 bushels of  wheat, barley, oats and rye was exported to the "United States, compared with 2.477,109 bushels in the  same period last year.  Italy's 93rd province, "Littoria, reclaimed from the Pontine marshes,  was inaugurated by Premier Benito  Mussolini, with 150 marriages and a  speech. Tne new province comprises  SO communities with & population of  13,000 inhabitants.  The king and queen for the first  time have seen a boxing match on  the stage, the occasion being the  annual matinee in aid of King  George's pension fund for actors, always one of the most brilliant events  of the season.  The German cruiser Karlsruhe will  visit Canadian and United States  ports during its forthcoming American cruise, it has been announced.  The warship -will visit San Francisco,  March 10; Vancouver, March 15-21;  Houston, Texas, April 24, and  Charleston, S.C., May 10-20.  Dominion      Meteorological      Service  Gives "Data "Daily And Monthly  The  "Dominion Meteorological Service is desirous of assisting agriculture.  Dr.  J.  Patterson,   of  Toronto,  Chief of the Service, told the Conference of Dpminion Entomologists recently assembled at Ottawa.    In his  address he ouUihed the nature of the  data his  service  compiles  daily and  monthly for the use of agriculture,  navigation, airways and other national   enterprises.     Dr.   Patterson   emphasized the relation of weather forecasts to  agriculture   generally   and  particularly in regard to  the  study  of insects and diseases affecting field  crops.    In the discussion that follow^  ed ii was urged by several of the entomologists  that  the  service   of  an  agricultural meteorologist, who could  devote all bis time to the study of  weather in its relation to agriculture  was of paramount importance.    Dr.  Patterson agreed, and admitted that  if the necessary funds could be provided he would be very pleased  to  have his service enlarged in this way.  Italy's Record Still Stands  Wiley Pest Failed To Reach "Necessary Altitude  Wiley Post was informed by the  bureau of standards that he failed to"  reach an altitude of 48,008.36 feet,  necessary for setting a new world's  altitude record, in his recent flight.  The record of Lieut. Renato Dohatl  of Italy, 47,352.02 feet7stul stands,  the world flyer said. Post explains d  that according to the word he received from Washington he would  have had to exceed the Italian airman's record by 200 metres to claim  the record.  The bureau of standards, Post safd,  failed to Inform him thc exact height j  he reached. j  Post said   he   undoubtedly   would,  make another attempt at the record.  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  DECECMBER SO  TESTS OF A CHRISTIAN  -Golden Text: Whosoever belleveth  that Jesus Is the Christ is begotten  of God: and whosoever loveth him  that begat loveth him also that is  begotten of him. 1 John 5:1.  Lesson: 1 John 5:1-12.  Devotional Reading: John 15:12-17.  Must Register Stores  Irish  To  j    FASHION FANCIES-]  Little Journeys In Science  FERTIIjIZERS  (By Gordon H.'Guest, M.A.)  Plants take carbon dioxide and a  sim aU quantity of oxygen from the  air, but otherwise they depend largely on the soil for nourishment. Mineral matter and organic matter are  the chief plant foods contained In the  soil, and because they are being continually drawn upon by the growing  plants, it Is necessary that they be  replaced frcm time to time.  This process is known as fertilizing  the soil, and the three chief substances used are: Phosphates of calcium, nitrogeneous matter, and com-  potinds of potassium.  The phosphates of calcium come  chiefly from rock phosphates, 70%  of which are composed of phosphates  of calcium. These rocks are ground  up and treated with sulphuric acid  before being suitable to be used as  fertilizers. Ground-up bone Is another source of calcium phosphates,  and in addition it contains nitrogen,  giving it added value. However, thc  supply Is not sufficient to meet the  demand and so the rock phosphate  remains the chief source of the product. "Slags" which appear in tho  production of steel are a further  source of phosphates and are used for  the soil.  Tbo nitrogeneous matter is obtained from various chemicals containing nitrogen and from decomposed animal matter. Nitrogen lo alao  put into the soil by tho production  of legume plants (alfalfa, boans and  peas) which return nitrogen to tho  earth.  Potassium compounds aro found in  natural deposits ln Franco and Germany, but arc rare on this continent.  Moul commercial fertilizers uro a  blond of thoso three aubHtancos, tho  proportions varying according to tho  needs bf tho soil, and tlio nature of  the crop. Wheat and othor cereal  tsropM need a soil rich in phosphates,  while > potatoes require moro pota*"������  ���������lum.;!  Free    State    Is    Trying  Protect Owners  All retailers in the Irish Free  State will be compelled to register  their places of business if the recommendations of the Free State Commission on Shops are adopted. The  general registration of all stores is  recommended to prevent the undue  multiplication of retailers, to facilitate control in the public interest,  and to protect the owners themselves.  A feature of Irish retail trade is the  Travelling Shop. These shops are  motor vehicles which travel about the  country bring to the farmhouses  domestic requisites, and at the same  time purchasing from farmers their  gcrtra and butter. Thess shops pay  no taxes and can select the places  where custom is best, leaving to fixed  places of business only the dullest  days to make profits out of which  rent, taxes, and wages have to be  paid. Therefore the travelling shop,  it is urged, should alsq be registered.  Science does not yet definitely  know how the craters, planins, and  mountains on the moon were formed.  jb������xpianations And Comments  The Victory of Faith, verses 1-5.  Faith in Jesus as the Christ la the  sign of the birth from God;, and  p������.o-*v one who loves God loves the  children of God. Love to God and  love to the brethren go together.  When we love God and do his commandments���������when our love of God Is  o*enuine ��������� then our love of our  brethren is genuine also. Each���������love  to God and love to the children of  God���������is the test of the other. The  keeping of God's commandments is  the proof of love to God. And his  commandments are not difficult.  "This ��������� indispensable -thing in religion is obedience. Some seem to  think that the seat of religion is in  the imagination. It is in their slight  wholly sesthetical, the poetry of life.  Others argue as If good .and beneficent affections constituted virtue.  Others, as if the whole duty of man  was a round of ecclesiastical ceremonies. But, as Vinet writes: "Obedience alone constitutes moral good. It  has not pleased God to be worshipped without being obeyed. Religion  is always a law and a prohibition.'  'Walk', 'keep', 'do'. We have not to  sound depths of mystery, but to do  as we are bid." (W. *L. Watkinson).  For whatsoever is begotten of God  overcometh the world. The "world",  as used by John, stands for all that  is opposed to love. He who is born  of Gcd has within himself the power  to win the victory over all selfishness, lawlessness, evil. What, then,  i is this being born of God? This is  the victory that overcometh the  world, even our faith. And who is he  that overcometh the -world, but he  that believeth that Jesus is the  Christ? -^  "In the radical change that transforms one who has surrendered himself to Jesus Christ comes the implanting of faith, the faith, which is  not merely the mind's belief, but the  handing over of the whole man In  love and trust."  British Columbia Siiper'atives  By FRANK jGIOUMA  The largest dry-dock in Canada is  at Victoria, British Columbia. British Columbia is, per capita, the  richest province in Canada. The largest hotel in British Columbia Is tha  Empress in Victoria. Delia Falls on  Vancouver Island is the highest  waterfall In Canada. The largest  park in British Columbia is Stmth-  cona on Vancouver Island. The largest astrophysical telescope is at Victoria, British Columbia. Mount Robson, thejiighest mountain in Canada,  -is in British Columbia. Victoria's  traders the largest per capita of any  city in Canada.  British Columbia Is the greatest  producer of silver, lead and zinc in  Canada. The largest smelter in the  British Empire is at Tadanac, British Columbia. British Columbia's  commercial fisheries are the greatest  of any Canadian province. The oldest golf course on the Pacific coast  Is Macaulay. at Victoria, British Columbia. The per capita .purchasing  power of British Columbians is the  greatest of any province in Canada.  The province of British Columbia  is the great producer of lumber and  saw-mill products in Canada. The  lai-gest salmon caught In Canadian  waters are taken off the coast of  Vancouver Island, British Columbia.  British. Columbia has the largest per  centage of taxpayers in proportion to  population of any Canadian province.  Victoria, British Columbia, has the  mildest winter in Canada with an  average daily winter temperature of  42 above zero, The greatest- stand  of timber in tho British Empire IsTn  British Columbia, more than half  being on Vancouver Island. The  largest indoor salt water swimming  pool on the North American continent is at Victoria, British Columbia.  Victoria, British Columbia, is the only  dty Ln Canada where golf is played  on green courses every day in the  year.  ^SNAPSHOT GUILES  I   SNAPSHOOTBNG CHRISTMAS  SPRIGHTLY  710  NEW!    SIMPLE    TO  MAKE!  By Ellen Worth  Sort of dress that goes shopping in  morning���������to "bridge" in afternoon.  A dress like this is a happy model  to help stretch your budget. It will  answer so many Mdate3" for you  carried out as the original in black  pebbly crepe silk with white starched  lace frill. Rhinestone buttons decorate the attractively cut belt.  It's also fascinatingly lovely in  satin-back moire with self frill and  In bright shade as ruby red, Kelly  green, purple, "etc., so smart 'neath  your fur coat. _  Wool crepe or velvet is still another choice.  Style No. 710 is designed for sizes  14, 16, 18 years, 86, 38 and 40 Inches  bust. Size 16 requires 3 Mi yards of  39-incb material with % yard 35-Inch  contrasting for jabot and "& yard 35-  Inch contrasting for vestoe and trimming.  Patterns 20c each. Address mall  orders to: Pattern Department, Winnipeg Newspaper Union, 175 McDer-  mot Ave. E., Winnlpog.  Enclose 20c extra if you wish a  copy of our Fall and Winter FaQhlon  Magazine. Pattern and magazines  aro mailed post paid.  "How to Make Better Dresses"  booklet, a helpful guldo to sewing,  la obtainable for 20c. Whether you  arc a beginner or qulto adopt with  tho needle, wo think it would pay  you to obtain a copy.  mm*m**w���������mm**.mmm>mmmmmmmnmm ai mm*m**m������*mmMmmm  Water For Hay Fields  Dams to Hood largo fiats for hay-  growing purposes aro being built by  tho Surprise Valloy municipality in  southern Saskatchewan. Farmers  aro allowod credit on relief for work  done. It Is hoped to provide water  to give 1,000 extra tons of hay.  Two typical Christmas shots. At tho left, Big Brother starts off to try his  new skates. Right, the youngsters are all set to grab Santa.  mmmmwrnmrnm  Young WUc-���������"Quean what I've  cooked for your dinner."  Young Husband���������'Til try. "Uit me  nee It"  The only trouble with making pictures of Christmas doings is that the  day goes so fast. Before we know  It. chances for rare shots have come  and gone���������gone, some of them, never  to return, next year or ever. For  babies-will grow up and friends will  move away.  To do the job up brown, you'll  probably need to call all of your  snapshooting talent Into play. For  there'll bo Interiors as well as outdoor shots, daytime and night-time  pictures, close-ups and long shots.  For example:  Holly wreaths at thc door and in  tho windows. Shoot them from tho  outside, at night, with lights arranged to bring out their full Importance.  A time-exposure from tho outside,  shooting In through tho window at  tho lighted room, will give you a fine  silhouette of tlio wreath in the windows Ask ono of tho youngsters to  stand vory Rtlll at the window during tho exposure: that will add the  necessary "human Interest".  Trimming tho tree. This will probably bo a long shot, taken from far  enough away to show the whole troo  and the busy decorators. In all likelihood, a photoflash-typo bulb will be  your best reliance for this ono.  Hanging tlio stockings at tho mantel. A photofiash or photofiood typo  lamp in the fireplace (the five itself,  wo nope, being out) will illumine the  figuroa of children as thoy hong up  their hopeful stockings. Bo mire  that tho direct rays of tho light do  riot strike your camera's Iona.  A close-up of the pllod-up glftu,  before tho cblldron���������or tlio grown*  upa. for that matter���������attack them.  This will' be another photoflood' picture. If there are no people in the  picture, you can close down the aperture of your lens and give a longer  exposure than usual���������half a minute  or so, depending on the amount of  the light and Its distance from the  centre of the picture.  Then, of course, a picture of the  beautiful confusion of present-opening time. Don't let tho tidy housekeeper deter you from getting the  scene as it actually is. The moro  littered, tho better'.  If there are children, got a snap  of each surrounded with his gifts.  And there's no reason why every  other member of the family shouldn't  have the same treatment. If Sister  has a new wrist-watch, see to It that  it shows very' plainly,  If youra is a neighborhood where  tho folks make much of outside decorations, with Illuminated trees and  such, you'll find tliat tlmo-oxposurcn  of a minute or so will give you excellent pictures of tho various lawn displays. Hero, as ln practically all  shots, a tripod will como in very  handily.  And if carol slncors como your  way, got a, shot of thom busily carolling away. A photoflash typo lamp,  In a hand-battery holder, will mako  th!*** shot cany.  No���������you woodn'fc spend tlio whole  tlmo with curnom In hand. But a  fow, well-chosen snaps will bo vory  much worth the few minutes they  require. Far bettor to spend those  few minutes than lose tho -fleeting,  ^ilWm     oppoHunlttos      altogether.  JOHN VAN OUILDKR.  Beef On The Christmas Sideboard  Beef Provides A Welcome Variety To  The Meisu at T-ale-t-Sde "  While turkey may be regarded as  the piece de resistance of Christmas  dinners in Canadian homes, it is not  necessarily the only meat which, can  be provided.    For example   there   is  ���������beef���������graded beef. Probably no other  food is more attractive to the appetite of man than   a   good   piece of  beef with its enticing aroma, its delicious flavour and its highly appetiz-  ing appearance.    As roast o* steak,  or in some of the many varied forma  in which it can be, served, beef will  provide a welcome varieiy uUrlng? txid  Christmas    festivities,    and    find    a  handy place on the sideboard or In  reserve In the pantry or refrigerator.  "- But the popularity of beef has a  much deeper foundation than simply  its appeal to the palate.   Recent experiments and research have  shown  that man's natural fondness for meat  Is based upon sound scientific grounds  au a body builder and as an aid to  digestion   when   eaten   with   cereals  and vegetables., In no other country  ������**in better   beef   be   found than in  Canada.      Beef    graded    under    the  supervision of the Dominion Department of Agricluture is guaranteed as  to quality   and   wholesomeness,  tho  "Choice"* or red brand,  representing  the finest quality, and tho "Good", a  flno grade that carries the moderate  amount of fat necessary to protect  tlio beef in handling and cooking, and  render It tender, Juicy, and of good  flavour.    Over ono hundred different  rocipos for cooking meat are given  ih tho bulletin on beef and how to  oiiQoso and cook   It,   Issued   by   tho  dominion Department of Agriculture  Milch also publishes a beef chart of  tho retail and  wholesale   beef   outs,  and diagramrof cutting.  A  New Idea In China  now    form    off    anti-Japanoao  Hctlvlty has begun In Shanghai with  tlio organization of tiio "Natlonall  Soul Bogging Corps," This novel  Organization consists of antl-Jap-  "inoso workers who, Instead of bombing Rliopn on* confiscating Japanuac-  tnado goods, go in groups to Chlnoso-  ownod shops dealing in Japanese  "���������foods, and then lenool down in tho  doorways and pray lordly for the  Miop orwiierw to "Save tlie National  Soull"  ***|*****l****8������������a^^  W.   N.    TT   S078 of  /  THE   BEVIBW.   CRESTON,   B.   C.  '*���������*"  THE TENOERFQDT  By  GEORGE B. RODNEY  Author of  "The Coronado Trail",  "The Canyon Trail", Etc.  CHAPTER VU.���������Continued  .'"You said not a word about it,"  said Crewe suspiciously.  "I had a reason. I believe a good  ���������one If I had come back and told  what I saw, ��������� hell would have broken  loose and no good could have come  ���������of it; I tell you, you've got to have  the evidence printed cut and bound  In calf-skin to land that mah Dustin  where he belongs.   I'm slowly gettin'  that evidence, I hope.   Let me alone.  i������  ...  "You workin' for the Cattlemen's  Association?" demanded Crewe.  "Nope. I'm like that fightin' man  that Sir Walter Scott wrote a book  about���������Henry of the Wynd. I'm  fightin' for my own hand. Let me  alone a bit, Crewe, and HI come  clean."  Crewe eyed him keenly.  "I'll do just that," he said.    J������You  were    talkin'   about   findin'   two   of  Dustin's  men   up   Red Water way.  Tell me what you saw.   ..."  Stone told him at length and, when  he told how he made Gray and Corse  cut the mesquite branches and flog  each other, old Crewe, who had a  sense of humor, roared with laughter  till he was helpless. Suddenly he  stopped laughing, wiped his eyes and  sat up.  "You'd have saved time an' trouble  If you'd shot 'em risrht then," he said.  "Of course you realize that it'll come  to that. They'll lay for you in such a  way that you'll have to do some  shootin' in self-defense. . . . Only  they'll make it look like it ain't self-  defense Why didn't you make just  one flog the other? Then it'd have  been a mutual killin* bee?"  "I didn't think of It," said Stone  frankly. 4T was so damn~ eager to  see Dustin's men punish each other  that I didn't think of it. Think we'd  better tell Mr. Carr?"  "No. . . ."Crewe shook his head.  "We're in a, bad enough? mess as it  stands. *Tm manager. Ill handle it.'  Carr would only go on -the prod. He'd  shoot Dustin, and whoever shoots  Dustin it mustn't be Carr. "We've got  Edith to think of."  Stone realized In a flash that since  he had come to the Hour-glass there  had been few moments, sleeping or  ' waking, in which he had not been  thinking of Edith, but he could - not  say that to Frank Crewe. He nodded  and rolled a cigarette thoughtfully.  "���������Let the other side do the talkin*,"  -went on Crewe. "The man who talks  most has got least excuse for what  happens."  He rose, pocketed his pipe and  strolled into the house, and Stone  went off to the bunk-house where he  was greeted with "a shower of hot  words. Lee, who had been sent to  stralgten up the stables, came back  incensed.  "Your darned saddle was all over  the place, Duro," he said. "I shifted  it to another peg." Ho whispered  something to Baines that'made him  look askance at Stone and presently  a roar from the ranch-house brought  him to the door. It was' Crewe  shouting for him.  "You, Stone," ho shouted. "Mr.  Carr wants to see you right away."  Stono stormed up tho steps. Crewe  met him with a grave face and  motioned to a chair "while old Carr  frotted and fumed across the desk.  "Sit down, Stone. . . ." Carr  eyed him balofully for a moment.  Then: "1 took you on my pay roll on  trust," he said. "I didn't know a  damned thing about you. I didn't  ask for reference*-*. Look at this, . ,"  He flung on tho table the little rod  notebook that Stono had picked up  after Corso and Gray had thoir sot-  to. Stone took it and examined It  carefully. Ho know It had been in  his saddle-bags two hours before. It  ought to be there now. But what did  this coll moan about a notebook that  didn't oven bolong to him? Carr  wont on and talked himself Into  wrath as mon do.  "Loo shifted your saddle-bags tonight and that book foil out," he said.  "Whore'd you get it?'!  "It belongs to old man Kano .  .  ."  began Stone.  "I know .that.   I know, too, that  ' 1 _1IIMI_.IIU 11II III fHIII-I'lHII. " I.III 1.11*0 lWW������������Wllalt������l81al Ml^'l Willi MB Mala-aa^^  SCane" is being financed by Dustin of  the Broken Spur. You can't carry  water on both shoulders, Stone. If  you run with Kane, you can't trail  with us. What have you got to do  with'" Dustin of# the Broken Spur?  Have you lied to me?"  "You see, Stone," said Crewe  amicably, "we know old Kane. He's  a harmless old desert rat who's been  tryin* to make a livin' in the hills for  twenty years. The only thing against  him is that he's been mixed up with  Dustin. If you're mixed up with  Kane ������������ .   ."  "Wait a minute. I'll show you just  how much I'm mixed up wtih Kane  and Dustin." Stone thrust a hand into  his pocket, pulled out an envelope and  flung it before Carr. The old ranchman opened it and read and his eyes  bulged.  "By God," he said sharply. "This*  letter Is to me from my partner,  Gerald .Keene. . . . Where'd you get  this?" he demanded sharply. "If you  had this letter of introduction from  my parnter, why didn't you give it  to me before this?"  "It's a letter recommending me for  a job," said Stone coolly. "I got the  job so I didn't need the letter. If  you'd refused me the job, Td have  given you the letter."  "We've been tryin' for a long time  to find young Keene," said Carr. "We  haven't been able to get his address.  Can you give it to us?"  "Yes. I can tell you where to  reach him. I will do better than that.  I'll send him a wire that'll bring him  here sure.   In fact 7  7 .",..  Stone stopped short of disclosure.  Something might yet turn up that  would make that disclosure premature. Better wait till the very last.  It could always be done. He felt, too,  that Edith might feel that he was a  spy in their camp. He turned to  Crewe.  "I'd like it ���������understood,''* he said.  "I've talked more to you than I have  to Mr. Garr or even to Miss Edith. I  found that notebook up in Red Water  canyon. I have never laid eyes on  old man Kane and I don't know; a  thing about him. If he's a partner of  Dustin, that damns him with me. You  both know how I stand with Dustin.  tables were running full-blast and a  score of men lined up at the bar  nodded greeting. At the far end of  the bar Stone saw .three men whom  he knew"* as Broken Spur riders.  Corse stood between two others and  his eyes lit redly at sight of Stone.  Behind Corse, "Dustin stood toying  with an empty glass. Neither man  gave any sign of recognition and  that itself" was a warning to Stone.  He glanced once at Dustin and then  furtively scanned Corse in the big  bar mirror. He could see how carefully Corse was studying him and  listening to Dustin, who was speaking without moving his lips. Corse's  little pig's-eyes focused on his "boss"  and he was listening intently. Just  behind him" stood the faro table  where the dealer in his high seat  ruffled is cards, and Mary Wilson,  who kept ca-.es for him, studied the  scene before her. From time to time  her eyes swept the room but always  came back to Corse and Dustin,  Mary was an innovation in Seco.  ���������For more than six months she had  held her job, tending cases at that  faro table for Holly, who owned the  table and paid a ten per cent, commission to the house. She was more  than merely pretty and no word of  scandal had ever attached to her till  Dustin picked her out as an object  for his attentions. From that day  tongues had been busy with her name  till all Seco knew her as "Dustin's  girl."-" 7. 7?_.-.- ���������   ���������  She resented it bitterly. Not openly, because she supported can old  mother on her scanty earnings. She  dared not quarrel" with that job till  a better one should offer and none  would offer as long as she was at I  that faro table. Sam Dustin had got  her talked about; Sam Dustin had,  by hia questionable attentions, made  it impossible for her to get any other  place and she hated him with the  keen feelnig one can have in private  but cannot show openly. She knew  of Duro Stone by talk only. From  time to time jokes, flung by the  Broken Spur men, came to her and  she wondered what the man was like.  Then   she   heard   about  his   trouble  i will keep your foods From dry-tag  out, line your cake pan*, keep luncheon sandwiches fresh, protect the  crispness of celery and lettuce���������In  fact, 1*11 save you many-times my  modest cost. I come to you  in the' handy knife-  edged green box  A Vegetable Cookery Puds-neat  I protect the flavour of fish, meets and  vegetables in cooking. I don't let  cooking odors get out. And I save yoa  the bother of scouring when you use me  to line meat pans. . I'm a real   *  economy ��������� you   eai9  uss met over  and over  again.  ���������4&r*-  fft<249ve &&  A Siting name, yeu'H agree, You Jus*t  a. "V- ''__      ��������� ���������      !���������     m.mm..m     f.**.4.J... WkoB*  nafig reus uh  i"  rw������"  ������������������������������*���������������������������������������������*      "      .  you want a sheet of waxed tissue for any  purpose, you tweak me with  thumb and forefinger-r-end I  give you   the  single sheet.   LO^CfI  1    SZSm  Wonder Paper '  S knew you'll fcs pleased te meet ������������  i combine dusting, <e!earaiSi3 and polishing in one operation.   You'll nevef  fret and fume with Unty, unsanitary  cloths once  you've   used       V^������A  HAMILTON, ONTARIO  pfejfoftd    paper gRooueYq  Warehouses At Calgary, Edmonton. Kegina and Wmnipe-J  Mr. Crewe, if you'll ride in to Seco  with ?me,Twe can send a telegram to  Keene that'll put him on the job as  soon as he can get here."  "Get the horses," said Carr shortly.  "Crewe'll ride with you."  In ten minutes Stone was back  with the horses and they took the  trail at a gallop that ate up the  miles. They came into Seco as the  sun was dropping and during that  ride Stone thought much but spoke  I l8f;#lo T+    mmm'  -Htwj*    jtj������;1jw.j"  Sam Dustin had got   Corse went down across a cuspidor.  He half-stumbled to his feet, swearing and wiping This eyes as Stone  stepped across him and faced Dustin.  "Here." . . ," He "broke" the pistol that he had snatched from Corse,  dropped the cartridges into his  pocket and handed the empty gun  to Dustin. 4T saw you give it to  him. Try it yourself next time.  You're a damned dirty dog, Dustin.  Next time we meet you look to your  little Hebs For This Week!  K  with  Dustin   and  she  almost loved   brandin'  him for it. Instinctively she knew  the cause to be Edith. The moment  she saw Dustin and Corse at one end  of the bar and Stone and Crewe at  the other she was sure trouble was  at band.  Her quick eyes caught .a covert  movement of Dustin's hand. She  saw the eyes of both men focused on  Stone and the unwinking stare with  which Dustin regarded, him. She  knew what it meant and she meant  to warn Stone, whom ehe knew not  The next moment hell broke loose  in the Silver Dollar.  For ten minutes, "Dustin, clawing  wildly for Stone's eyes, was rocketed  about the place. ' For ten wild minutes the faro table spun down the  room on two legs and settled on its  side atop of two mild-mannered gentlemen who fired indiscriminately at  the crowd from under it. For full  eight minutes the..bartender kept up  a barrage of bottles to cover his own  retreat.    At tbe77end  of  that   time  at all.    A quick flip of   her   pretty | CrewsT who   knew   nothing   of   the  for him to take his own personality  but . ��������� ��������� there was very little on  which to base a charge against Dustin. Sam Dustin was known throughout the valley. Men, even those who  did -not like him, would rather  espouse .his cause than that of a  stranger. Carr, by fencing Soda  Springs, had alienated much of the  affection he formerly commanded.  No. Decidedly this was no time to  drop his disguise. Let them think he  was Duro Stone till Gerald Keene  should come.  "It's a mighty poor day for any  Hour-glass people to be in Seco, I'm  thinkin'. . _." Crewe jerked a finger  toward the Silver Dollar saloon,  whero Stone recognized some of the  Broken Spur men. "It's pay day on  the Broken Spur," said Crewe. "If  you meet up with any of 'em you  look to your shoolnV They'll make  any excuse for a scrap. First we'll  go to tho telegraph office."  At tho office Hoskins, tho operator,  grinned feebly as Stone wrote his  message and slid It across the counter. "That message simply said:  "Come at once. Your service*)  needed/'  "How* long till you can report sor-  vleo on that wire?" ho aaked.  "In an hour If the party is at that  addrefis," siaia Hoaldns  "Good. I'll bo at .the Silver Dollar  saloon, I'll bo sober, too/' Stone  grinned, pocketed his change and  strode over toward the Sllvor Dollar  with Crewe following him.  Ihe Silver Dollar was tho biggest?  and the worst-roputod In Seco and  that night it was running full-blast.  Thoy thrust into tlio crowdod t������ar-  rooin and realized at once t^iat It was  pay day, not only for the Broken  Spur but for a hnlf-dos*en othorfl of  the ranches aboy������ the valley. Rbu*  let*-*??,���������'���������wheel'v chwck-a-lwck.aad! ..faro  hand sent a wooden counter of the  faro game straight at Stone and it  hit him on the hand. He glanced  up. That counter, 7 used to "copper"  bets, could come from only one place.  He looked at the case keeper. A quick  backward riod of her pretty head to-  warx*T Dustin and Corse won a nod  of thanks from him and she sank  back on her high stool with a little  sigh of thanks. She had warned him  at least. ^  But outwardly Stone gave no sign.  Crewe, talking to Benton, a stockman from Amargo, saw nothing and  Stone never depended on others for  what ho could do for himself. He  relaxed every muscle and waited for  what was to come with eyes fixed  carelessly on tho long mirror behind  the bar. In that mirror he saw Dustin fumble under his left arm and  hand something to Corse, who slipped  a full hand Into his coat-pocket and  slouched forward to the bar, where  Stone lounged across the edge.  Duro cast one covert glance at  Corse and tilted the whisky bottle  till hla glass was brimful and stood  toying with it. The next moment  Corse stumbled up against him and  deliberately drove an olbow into his  ribs and thrust him aside. A man,  seeing tlie intent in Corse's eyea,  gave back with an oath. Corse meant  to drive Stone to go for his gun.  Corse would! shoot and it would be a  plain case of self-dcfenso. But Stono  did no such thing.  Ho reeled back from the vicious  thrust that nearly caved In his ribs  and the next moment the contents of  that full glass, whisky so potent that  It was saidto "make a rabbit ittplt in  ia bull-dog'fl fdee," Wari flung Into  Corse's eyes. It burned like flro and  It stopped him In isUf traeku, No  man can go -for bin gwin with hi** oyon  full of liquid hell-tiro. The noatt  VaorACitt. a 'otcol-alMjd 'fl**-!!;' Gii&l %it.i u������������i3  initial cause   of   -the "ruckus", drew  Stone aside.  "Come on," he said. . '"Let's go. A  pleasant time was had by all. I got  a thumb 'most chewed off en me and  IJUke to tore Holly's scalp lock loose.  Apart from that nothin' much happened. What the hell hit you? I  warned you that man Dustin would  lay for you.  .   .'."  (To Be Continued)  "But now salth. the Lord that created thee O Jacob, and He that  formed thee O Israel, Fear not for I  have redeemed thee, I have called  thee by thy name and thou are mine."  Isaiah 43:2.  Thou are as much His care aa if  beside  Nor   man   nor   angel   lived   in  heaven or earth;  Thus sunbeams pour alike their  _  glorious-tide,  To light up -worlds, or wake an  insect's mirth.  ���������k>d beholds thee individually, whoever thou art. He calls thee by thy  . name, knows and understands thee.  He views thee in thy day of rejoicing  and in thy day of sorrow. He Interests Himself in aU thy anxieties and  in all the rising and falling of thy  spirit. He compasses thee around  and bears thee in His arms.    Thou  ���������Tr-*^-"^'��������� **      '���������"���������: -*"���������-** *,*���������---**,*^ .������_-____., __.������������������������ -TV..-.-.  .-.  VMMmSw        a*La~.W W0 aWM-atai*-**** mmi. "waii* jiaiAaaTLai *a"Li\S*. \*  than He dislikes thy bearing It, and"  if He puts it on thee it is as thou wilt  put it on thyself if thou art,wise, for  a   greater   good   afterwards.���������J*. H.  Newman.  Self-Role For inaia  Hard To Transport  Big Generator Casing; Gives "English  Hallway J^omo Trouble  A 40-ton generator casing, which  will eventually heuso the largest generator in Europe, at Battorsea Power  Station, S.W., arrived by rail at Old  Oak Common, Paddlngton, W., from  Trafford Park, Manchester. The casing had to wait at Faddlngton before the journey could bo continued  to Battersea, as Sunday was the only  day it can travel. The casing,  mounted on a trolley, covers two sets  of railway lines. Lines -wore closed  in many cases for the journey. Platforms wore cleared, and signal post  wires wore lossonod. At times tho  train travelled "up" a "down" line,  and special signalling arrangements  wero made at some placca   .  I*rlHonors Bemand Repairs  It's bad enough to have to be In  any kind of jail, but life in a rundown one Is too much to expect. That  la what tlio inmates of the jail at  Blda, Nigeria, told the district  ofllcer, Thoy appeared before him ln  a body and declared tliat If the prison  waa  not  repaired   thoy  would  not  etayv   JJ,:'.yyJ   ',-"*. ���������>' -.-.:  Motion Approved In British House  By Large Majority  The British House of' Commons  adopted a motion approving the government's plans for a new constitution for India, Involving self-government with safeguards. The motion  for approval carried by on overwhelming majority, 410 to 127.  The- motion approved the report of  tho joint select committee which Investigated the Indian situation.  The commons first rejected a Labor  amendment by a vote of 401 to 49.  This amendment urged that the India  bill should be based on tho report of  the Labor members of tho joint solect  committee, in order to provide for  eventual dominion status for India.  The next step will bo Introduction  of tho enacting legislation..  "Mamma," said a little boy, Who  had beon sent to dry tx towol before  tho fire,   "Iii   It  done  when  it   lo  j fyrwwii,?���������''*.i      '.,���������,���������  New Aot Worldng Well  TOxtremoly gmtlfying roHiiltfl aro  being obtained from the Farmers  and Creditors Arrangement Act in  every part of the country, according  to Hon. Groto Stirling, minister of  national defence Beforo ho left Ottawa, Mr. Stirling told an audience  at Calgary, ho had seen 3,000 agrec-  mettte sent ia by official receivers for  approval. Of these, he added, 300  had boon accepted and awaited only  final acceptance ln Ottawa,  Planting tree*!. Ia regarded nn a  recognised way of attracting vtiln^  fall.   Another good plan la to wash  ' i.aa������������ iCaik'iV ������������������������������������..:��������� rtf.tffii^&jA &}'.  "\  \mm  P^. Box31  im.  iifiii^  Pnwe19  WHQL.B9Am.m  nmTAic  %mm  M P������ Dieint WMM  1  1  ��������� ���������  -���������   -f    -^i     ,-^--=--^--p--   ^-fi    -^-    -^ . ^ ||-sl. , Jg>| A,agti iiiiraf ir-*Mliir*V iif5*-   '"* '^ ' *" ' "fcM^" ���������*>������������������** *ft ���������-^  THB FRtENDL.Y STOffE  Merry iJhristmas  ���������end Best Wishes for Happiness  fLmm^mmtsi.*,*,-?      tG^S   t  E  Creston Valley Oo-Ooeratiys Assn.  PAnnj>  19  CRESTON  'wr'W'm ���������vil^"y,88 'ar'yv88-W8������"i������-  ,������'Tl*'T,yT,������,������l*  yyvr1 8r-^-8T"r-.a  y.^'^ .m m1 ^ ^  ^ ^^ ^ mm .  SEASON'S  GREETINGS  We wish you the Brightest and Merriest  Christmas vou ever had.  j  UNION MEAT MARKET  8*. mm^ ^-^ ^ m* m������^ .^^ ^. ^.^.mmm..^^- ^^ .^m*^ ^ ^ ^ m. ^^ ^ ^.m .m.^.^mm ^ mm^m ^*m ^  Two   doors South  of  Review Office  ���������������' mm ^^ mm ������*> *m m\  ,-f.--*--^,*-- *���������-*���������-m-*..m.-m..*.-m.-m.+.-m. *..m-m-m.m   m.m.m.m. A. A. A. A.a>. A. A.  Carrying Freight between Greston, Cranbrook,  Kimberley, Fernie, and way points.  Leaves GRESTON-1 p.m., Wednesday and Saturday  Arrives GRESTON-Tuesday and Friday Afternoons.  DEPOT:  Cecil Moore's Gansge Phone 16  .a  <     8  ��������� ayay mw'w "9mw"0"y '���������B"m,,4V"m"^r*aa*  ^ny^^my^MM.  Local and Pers  S. G. Clark and so -. Glenn are spending Christmas at their borne in Wyclifie.  It looks like a white Christmas. There  was a two inch all of snow Monday  morning.  Mrs. Rt B. McKay of Corbin ia here  for Christmas, a guest of her parents,  Mr. and Mrs. H. Christie.  FOR SALE���������Set single horse bobsleighs, good as new, shafts included ,$20  cash.    Bert Young, Erickson.  244 pupils were in attendance at Creston public school for "Decemberj. as compared with 247 in November.  Col. and Mrs. Mallandaine are_ Christmas visitors with Mr. and Mrs. J*. *S. Irvine, at Fernie, leaving on Sunday.  -Mr. and Mrs. W. Belanger of Jaffray  are here for. Christmas with tbe latter's  parents, Mre. and Mrs. Geo. Johnson.  Mis Edith Truscott -of Blackfoot,  Sask.. is here for a Christmas visit, with  her brothers,?W- J. and P. R. Truscott  Art Nichols, who is at business college,  Nelson, is home for a Christmas with his  parents, Mr. and  Mrs. George Nichols.  Mr. and Mrs. Jim Reid of South  Slocan, arrived on Sunday to spend  Christmas with the latter's parents, Mr.  and Mrs. N. Schade.  Rember. Wednesday, 26th���������Boxing  Day���������is a public holiday. The general  delivery wicket at the postoffice will be  open from 10 to 11  a.*m.  . __,_  Miss Hazel Hobden. teacher in Division 5 at the public school, is spending  Christmas with her sister, Mrs. Sam  Whittaker, at Cranbrook.  Jiiii Cui.-������iiugiv>n. WOO  io aiiteCUiGs  iii-  berta University, Edmonton, arrived on  Saturday for the yuletide vacation with  his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jaa. Cherrington.  The community sale conducted tyy  auctioneei J. W. Harvey on Saturday  afternoon, ��������� /as well attended, and a considerable quantity of articles were disposed off. " ���������   VV?777-7 v-v.-  Creston Valley Post Canadian Legion  report a very satisfactory sale of raffle  tickets to secure funds for their Christmas hampers supplies. The holders of  the lucky tickets were .TCarcaas of pork,  Godfrey Vigne; half carcass of muttons.  J. T. Oakely and Bud Lowtber; turkey.  Doug. Putnam. Mr. Oakely very kindly donated his supply of mutton back to  the Legion and it wis used to good advantage in the hampers.  Patrons of the New Years'" eve hospital benefit dahce at Park Pavilion,  Monday; December 81st, are reminded  that the popular price of admission, 60  cents, does ssot include supp'er, 'but each  ���������tieket ;ho&i^has:e':������--h^e^^  ^pHse.?:?;^������^  ���������j*>*ro^77'777?&7A:'Tx^  IIYIAS  ���������-������������������������������������ y?;;?  ���������>��������� Sinelair  Creston Hardware  fficfi^-itlia'ti^  Oreamv7!custome^  ;;?7; :????^  -.;���������     "��������� qjh"- ������; -���������?.?  Plume  37R  '��������������� -W   ya      ^ ..' o :;  YVisning  A. Merry  M&z*foct  *unt4*r>fa������������tfi%a������j������^^  , .    _ _. ^  i  ���������a  "Q  tt  i  '"T PAYS TO RAY CASH AT THE IMPSMAl  I  s  it  af  i  mm  ������  B  I  i  m.  ft  **"���������*?������&"**������������������ ^,J\iMiA. 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