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Array -���������"'h*** -       "  "*M   B-'-l***'.   *  *-���������       11 ���������  ' :*. UB-RARY '  VICTORIA, B.C  8      J  THE    CRES  VIE  *anM.  Vol. XXV.  CRESTON, B. C., FRIDAY, JANUARY 25,  1935  No. 39  \\  Junior Basketbal  Going Strong  Made up of School Talent Entirely���������Ganyon : Squads ilead  in Both Divisions��������� Erickson  Playing Under Handicap.  The junior basketball league, which  has been operating since October, has  now completed 60 per cen .of the games  scheduled, the greater number bf games  in which have been played at Park  pavilion, Creston. Teams entered come  from Canyon, which supplies both, a  oys and girls team; there is a girls'  team from Erickson. and Creston has a  girls' team nnd two boys' teams from the  High School. Creston public school also  has a boys' and girls' squad.  Up to the middle of January, when the  last games were played this month.  Canyon is leading in both divisions, the  boys having won five out of six games  and the girls with a sho sing of four out  of six. The Canyon hoopsters are being  trained by Principal Hunden ,o������ the  public school at that point. The Canyon  talent , is divided as follows; Girls���������  Ethel VanAckeren, Pearl Gillespie, Plo  rence Spencer, Anne Gartland, Grace  Bonds June Browell, Minnie and Margaret Huscroft. Boys���������Fraiik Clayton.  Bert Huscroft.- Douglas Sinclair. Charlie  Kol hammer, Bud and Earl Browell,  Bruce Niblow, John Spencer.  Erickson is playing basketball for the  first time and the -girls' quintette, with a  little more experience, should give a good  accou "%' of themselves. These players  are handicapped in having to practice  and play their games at Creston, as  there is no building suitable for the sport  in Erickson The team is handled by  Principal Cobus of Erickson public  school. So far thev have not been able  to chalk up a win, but they invariably  make the play interesting for all opponents. The team is selected from Bertha  Fraser, Stella Tompkins, M ar gared  Bundy. Anita and Leona Heric,  Gwen.  Wynndel the same     morning.    Pastor  Walker was able to take charge at Cres-  Godfrey Samuelson, who, wi h his  brother, Arvid and John Johnson, are  taking out cedar posts at Hazel Creek,  was home at the weekend, u?. reports  operations slow due to the very heavy  snowfall.  Godfrey Vigne got through here with  the government snowplough on Saturday  and has opened up a regular tunnel for  traffic. Between the Martin Nelson and  Dad Browell places, drifts fourfeet deep-  most of the way had to be coped "-vith.  The coldest weather of the winter- was  registered on Sunday morning whop the  mercury- went down to 19 below zero.  arm was never higher than two below all  day. It was five below on* Moiiday,  but Tuesday was real mild with the roer-  cuTy standing at ��������� 16 aboue.  Canyon Christmas tree entertainment  committee submit the financial statement  as follows: First whist, and bridge,  $15.25; dance, $29.50; donation $2.50;  whist.$1140. Total $58.*35. Expenses;  Presents for 102 children. $34 51; candies, nuts and oranges. $15.80. Total  $50.31. After buying a new Santa-Glaus  suit what is left of the balance of $8.34 will  .be donated the Can on Hall A������soeiation  who gave the hall re t f eefor the enter  "fro in ******* ay*''he- ***���������*��������������������������� -������*n������r> ���������������>���������������*���������������  S&ai^Brief  on  Install Electric Bell System  Top Eloor���������rCo-Operatin** in a  Hospital District Public Meeting Early Next Month.  ������*wi /���������������*������������������*     f _-hw   tf* 1*1^*8    -*������*s-t*"h  Okanagan  News:    Mr*  It O-CrCIa   lliof    '*"Af't*l*������rti/*������a-**l    -Vrt*V*-  ������rfc������ W \m,   JUOU    - V VVftal  lt^V4   * ft  \S������J.������  in the Kootenays, were  Centre   news in   Vernon  and Mrs. Van Acker n, who  *M-_ttl_a>   Vvaf-WTa.       XJ\*V%*\f\+t  vlu^.������*    uvi������    l*-i.u������/\/w  K esfcs of honor  at a surprise party last Monday evening,  when a number of young people gathered  at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Allen to  congratulate the bride and bridegroom.  Games were the order of the evening.  Mr. VanAckeren is the bookkeeper at.  the Okanagan Valley Land Co., and the  bride was M'ss Gwen Wilson of Sirdar,  B.C.  Mmmmtvenestet9  Kitchener experien ed -"-he ooldest  weather of the winter Sunday morning  when the mercury hit 32 below zero.  The January .'meeting of Creston  Hospital Women's Auxiliary was held  Thursday afternoon, and despite the  blustery weather that prevailed there  was an attendance of 18 members. Mrs.  F. V. Staples, vice-president, occupied  the chair in the: absence of the president.  Mrs. R. j������tevens?V  Mrs. Jas. Cook reported for the buy  ing committee-that. electric bells have  been installed on7the upper floor of the  hospital, at a co#,of $28, and asked that  the Auxiliary fit Tup a cupboard at the  hospital in whichtto keep the reserve of  1 inen.   This was- authorized.  Donations acknowledged were three  colored curtains from Mrs Maxwell, and  feathers from ?'Mrs. Ferguson. Miss  Irene LaBelle and Miss Liphardt were  named visiting committee for the nest  month. It w-is left to the executive to  make arrangements about refreshmerts  and a committee* to' take charge of the  kitchen fcr the dance on February  15th.  Subject to tnfe approval of Crcton  Board -of Trad^������ which will provide  speakers." a public? meeting on the subject  of Hospital Districts will be held in the  United Church hall on Tuesdry, February 5th. at 8 p.m Mrs. C H, Hae  appointed to represent the auxiliary at  the annual Meeting of. Creston Valley  Hospital Association.  Tea was served by Mrs. AxeS Anderson Mrs. Canute Anderson and Mrs."J.  A. Avery.  served and everyone is complimenting  Gordon Hurry and Alex Demchuk who  were the coiiiiuittee of siianagenieiit for  the affair.  The weather on. Sunday morning was  about the coldest ever experienced at  lister. The official thermometer at  Creston reg;istsred 23 below zero  ontinued snowfall has forced  L ojd, mail carrier to depend on  horse and cutter for transport. Notwithstanding bad travel conditions he is  making good time.  The Community Society are having a  bridge at the schoolhouse on Saturday-  night, with Mr. and Mrs. Bird in charge.  An interesting feature will be a talk by  Col. Lister on his experiences in South  Africa  The  John  Six Weeks Will  Complete Dykes  Less than Two M iles to Build���������  Severe Cold Causes Temporary Shutdown���������Duck Creek is  Turned Into New Channel.  A party of friends from Lister-Huscroft treated Harry Helme to a surprise  party at his home on Tuesday evening  bf last week. The feature of tbe evening  was cards, with an exc llent lunch at the  close of an evening that all enjoyed.  Mrs. R. S. Smith.of West Creston was  a visitor last week with Mrs. Nathorst.  Miss Doroth'17 Smith of West- Creston  is at present on a visit with her aunt,  Mrs Nathorst.  08-188 8������ol  have  Wyeode! Institute  x*"m a >. - -**������rj**k-���������<  ^54A-  ^.^ja^e***^*--^^^ -cutting their winter  is*aTiatentf thatw^ sureJy  provide"'first-  class senior materiaystiortly, * especially  Trl-the jgirl^ the/ladies are  lied with the" high girls for second place.  The boys have not fared so well but, at  that, have managed to nose out the  . High School B teem, and are in third  plaeeTiri the league., The good coaching  the Ipublic school material has receive  can be readily gauged by the: showing  made, as most of thpse peopie are beginners, and. tlreir fine standing has been  made possible by the excellent handling  by Principal Marriott and vice-principal  Adam Robertson.....  The high   school teams are_  not  as  oiiOIig aa  iixav   scaaODi    uuc vuc iuCC    Cunt  some of the best playe-s have graduated  Mrs. Levirs and Nell Payne have handled the girls' teams with much success.  In this section, with the exception of  Hazel Sinclair and Hughena McCreath,  all the players are last year's public  school talent. Principal Levirs, coaching the boys, has produced a "high school  A team holding seco d place and a high  school B in fourth place. In the A's  there are Chester Goplin, Clifford York  Harold and Lloyd McLaren from last  years squad, and Wilf. LaBelle from the  public school. The players on the other  "teams are:? ���������.._?.  High school B���������Desmond Truscott  Sam Nastasi, Billy Wclr, August Morabito, Gordon Martin.  High School Girl->���������Hazel Sinclair,  Hughena McCreath, Marioi. Cooper,  Beryl Palmer, Helen Staples, Maisie  Ferguson.  Public School -GirlJ-r-Edith Johnston,  Doris Hflndy, Helen? McCreath, Ruby  Palmer, Tinjlmu Erickson, Goldie  Walker, Thelma Lowther, Evelyn,  Nastasi, Artbenn LaBelle.  ' Public School Boy8-*-Frank Bourdon,  Irwin Nickel, Arii>l Schade, Glen Clark  Russell Gabelhei, Ronald Cooper,  Norman Phillips, Bud Lowther Clayton  Sinclair. Bud Wightman.  Canyon  Birth���������Afc Creston hospital, .January  20th, to Mr. and Mrs., Bernhardt of  Glenlllly, n daughter.  >    MrBi?M.L daughtor, Shir  ley, h.ro back from a ten-day visit with  Mi"t������. Atvld Snmiiolson, ni Hazol <yrook.  * Mra. McRbbb and hor daughter, Mrn,  DavUvaro loavlhg today for Rosslnnd,  whoro tho fbriyior will bo a guest at tho  Davit, homo f ojr 'a couple'of weeks,        7?  Andy Hbfcland, who In working at tho  C.P.R. portable tie mill ������������*������* of Yahk,  wan homo at the*; .woolen dfi������in;dioppr'*9  fully Tteii fw-fc^fH^dvv In that potion,   f  -supply of-**i\e. Z. Geroux and team  ha e the hauling contract..,  The weather c'ontinue������? to be cold and  with increased snowfall it is almost impossible to travel e'veh a short distance.  The busses have not been through for at  least & week.  _Mn*. Tom Foisy. and daughter. Beth,  of Victoria, arrived on -Saturday from  Spokane where she has been the past  two months on a visit with her son and  danghter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. T. C  Foisy..'.  December and so far in January is the  worst they can reca.l The snowplough  ha9 not been able to get through and  travel is out of the question between  fiere and Creston as well as to Yahk  A bridge to raise funds for the baseball  club on Wednesday evening las", in the  Paulson store building, realized $3.20  clear. A good crowd attended. These  bridges will be repeated every Wednesday and prizes given out at the end of  every four weeks to the high and low  scores. ...-.,.:  Bi;^  S"  Fall  mA ������������k Sf-na  The vote of thanks given at _  meeting for Christmas tree should  read Mrs M. Hagen.  O. M. Samuelson of Canyon had  charge of th*** service at the United  Church on Sunday morning.  . A bridge drive was held on Saturday  evening at the home of Mrs. P. Hagen  by the basketball club. High score  prizes went to Miss O. Hagen and C.  Wilson. Consolation honors to Mrs. M.  Hagen and J. G. Abbott.  by  Date Wiil be Set at the February  Meeting and Needlework List  Issued Shortly���������Year's Standing Committees Struck.  vmiip^  oliti������ in Iho thttoftl .Vo<������itj ho has had t*W  contact 7 At brcsonlj; "ho, mnlfOH the trip  t; wltl-iiWae iif|d if?utti3rt7; jj^. ,,;\ ^y^^fc^caffion flowed at; thoH6mc of J'thti  Mk.mi-,'u^vu.\-u*\ii-htkit in ������yriiMS,u>f.,, T!u* yoiii'ig  Man- -couplci are to livo on tlio ^rodm-'ii  prop*  .Tho, qpcvicqh ,������t thw .Un littt*!- Clwrc  Sundoy afternoon whs taken by t  Iro-J Stimonlnon, who ul������o  otlk'iutcd nt  ���������aaTa^aVaWaWVaS'^aaV*        Xsl& .$*&$'B1 B 0*&B  Notwithstanding the gales that  pre  vailed ^Friday;-Alice Siding school was  open as usual.    From report's most* other  schoo swore closed, .;  The- contract for the school woo-l has  ^st been let to George Willis and  Billy  ather.   The former ie in the fuel business with Joe Miller.  The Dyking Company bulldozer made  a good job of opening up the road  through here to fireston. The ordinary  snowplough was to light for trio job.   .  This section no-w has had a total snowfall of almost 60 inches* but notwithstanding tho deep snow,; Mr. Husband Is  (jetting through regularly with the. mull.  TTri-n Sflrennders orchestra dance at  Gompton'a Hall tonight should attract a  large crowd as thoir music is tho best  heard in tho valloy for a long time.  Tho admission is 50 and 35 ccnti1, which  includes supper.  What Iu claimed to ho, a B.C. record  ior dressed hoe production ha*i just beon  established at tho PeltKor ranch where,  last Tweok.ah ajiinrial not qulto ton  months old was butchered and Bhoiit/od  a drosscd weight of 440?poundH. Aim oh t  ,G0.|������ound������,-,)f.hird .vv/ua^curt'd. |l:.,  , A i)d5(U"riago of intorost hifro was, solom-  t\\i<nl at I*Io|y Crqa������:GhUrt'hi Creston* on  T.MOBday "^qrniiig,? whpn Father Cho|nol  iinltad in wedlock .Ionoph S.'Schmidfc and  -Mlaii "Annla 7^  Tho wrldoHmnld w������*������ tho 'groom'-*"! ������ftlsvt.er(  Mls������ Florontlna Schmidt, and tho groom  was������, supjportod  by Ad|rian - Kromhout.  The January meeting of Wynndel  Women's Institute was held at the church  on Thursday afternoon last, 19 members and two? visitors .*were present  with tne -president. Mrs. T.7B Slingsby,  in the chair.  iiie uiatier Oi SciiCiilig   H   OOiiatiOii   (Or  Garden of Peace was left over until  February. Letters re needy farnilv dealt  with; Fall fair discuss d and it was decided a fair on a moderate scale be held  this year and W J. Cooper be asked .to  assist with the flower exhibits. Date  will be set at the February meeting.  Lists of exhibit������ in embroidery work to  be issued as soon as possible.  The institute standing committees for  1935 . were named as follows: Child  Welfare and Public Health, Mrs. Packman. Education and Better Schools,  Mrs. Davidge. Ways and Meaiis. Mrs.  Hagen Hospital committee, Mrs J.  G. Abbott ajfid Mrs, M7 Wigen. Neighborhood Needs, Mfs.VC. Ogilvie. Sick  visiting. Mrs. Vic. Johnson and;'helpers.  Friday, F bruary 1st, was aiiggested  as a date for ratepayers meeting to dis-  cupr organizing hospital district. A  bridge tea was arranged fr January 24th.  at the home of Mrs.M. Hagen. Tho  admission will be cup and saucer or  spoon*- There will another bridge drive  in February, also at the hpme of Mrs.  M Hagen.  Two new member ��������� were voted ih.  Mra. Abbott donated ice cream, the Pamir*  bringing in one dollar. Ten hosteBsos  wero Mrs. Towson, Mrs. V. Johnson.  Mrs. M. Hagon and Mrs. P, Hagen.  The bulldozer, which  Dyking Company clearing the right cf  way for the dykes, was pressed into service opening up the-highway from Wynndel to Erickson'tm Saturday It made  good times 2"p������ hours fi^m Wynndel to  town?t^_ -ori.^^t's,-'7>.^"-X.C.  ' A ratepay^jf-s m*e"et!*-is-. hsis been' called  for Friday, J&nuftTy 25m, to discuss the  proposed consolidated "Blgh "school nt  Cresxon. Trustees Sixsmirh and Giasitr  and J. G. Abbott attended the conference at Creston' on this matter a couple  of weeks ago.  An hilarious basketball game between  the Dynamiters and a. picked team of  girls was the main feature of the K.K.  Klub meeting Wednesday evening last.  The boys won by a 31-27 margin in spite  of .the fact they were nlayine against  seven players and the "referee. After  lunch dancing was enjoyed to music by  the Nesa-Gonlin orchestra. >  On Thursday a heavy blizzard struck  this section and made travel almost impossible. Hay haulers found it .out of  the question to find the road on the  slough so bad was the snow drifted. A  real cold spell set in on Saturday with  the temperature reaching 26 below?Sunday morning. Snow on Monday anrj  Tu * sday has eased thing)? off, and th  thermometer has since gohe well above  zero. ��������� '?--7 ���������"  The decidedly cold weather that set in  on Saturday morning and the badly  drifted state of the highways are a  combination.that has called a halt in  dyke construction on ths Creston  Reclamation Company, Limited, area on  the flats. 13 below zero on Saturday  was a trifle too much for the drivers of  same time the public works department  conscripted the bulldozer to cope with  road opening operations in the area, between Wynndel and Kitchener, it being  the only machine powerful enough to  make headway in the well packed drifts  at many points on the roads.  At the end bf the week it was stattd  that 10 ^_ miles of the 13 miles of dyke  that has to be built is now fully completed, and with reasonably good weather  another six weeks will finish the whole  job- Of the uncompleted portion about  1000 feet at the Wynndel end is dragline  work���������the balance can be handled by  the big scrapers that have been doing  such fast work along the Kootenay River  bank.  At the middle of January the Duck  Creek diversion was successfully com  pleted. . A flume 150^ feet long, 12 feel  wide and 5 feet high carries the water  f-om the C P.R. right of way over the  old channel into its new course, passing  down, through the properties of Mrs.  Paul "Hagen, Carl Carlson and Matt.  Hagen, ending on some property the  Reclamation Company has purchased  from the estate of the late Chas. Faas.  The Du������*k Creek diversion is 16 feet  wide and 2600 feet long. The excavation work on this was done by the  dragline. On th s piece of construction  it-wss necessary to use about ten thous-  - *>-**> i������ijd,i-*������*t^.timber-.lo*?*^-foundationst and  -- *' "'"'4^M*bln&-������*iti,**8^ioxi8 plS.C8*_f'1l_"-the���������'new,  channel.-* "'���������" "������������������ ' . -    -    *��������� *  -*  .The Imperial. Oil -Company has recently unloaded - a *\car. of gasoline' in  drums which will be'stored at stragetic  points along the route of the dyke to  assure of no interruption jn operations  should the weather break up, as dyke  work must be proceeded with.  It is announced that more than 3000  acres of the d-^ked lands will be cropped  in 1935-    Much of the acreage will  be  sown to coarse grains.   Some experirn  entai work is expected to be tried' out in .  growing peas and soft wheat.  While operations at the south end were  somewhat slower than anticipated, due  to breaking in machine operators, much  of the time lost has been made up by the  scrapers which have put up dyke-along  the Kootenay River bank somewhat  faster .than was exppcted. and there-is no  doubt now but that the work will' he  completed almost at the date originally  estimated.  the  Sirdar  7 Chan. -Wilson is a  Nelson this week.  business visitor to  orr   here.  mhiStwQm*  Vernon Donnldsttn, ������Wbb Is nn appendicitis patient at Creston tyogpltal, continues to make a vory satisfafltovy recovery.  If tho wouthor is uuitablo it iu juat |>om-  siblo tho new schoolhouao at l-Iuncroft  will bo used for tlio fl rat time on Mon-*"  day rifcxt, V.V* 77v,.. .  The sfivoro weather and exces������lvo  snowti has cut the school attendance both  horo and at Huscroft,? considerably :tho  past weo'lt;'.'-''7 '��������� . ':-:!'jjj  Dof-pito"  the   riuh-wro   tempernturcR  tlint prevailed on Saturday. Huacroffa  now pchoolhouBe was hpusowormed with i  a novelty danco that was woll nttondod ���������',  by local rosldonts arid pUHHod off uploixl-!  idly olthouirh tho mualc arranged for wa1**,  unable to get through and local music- '  inns wore ^conscripted for   the   alfalr.  Tho pri*M> for, wal*f*v wna won by Mias  A������n'->'' Sinclair and Fri'd Iluucroft, and  tho spotlight -daticft pHz6 wont o Mr,  and Itxro. Bert-Uokdon, with Miss?Leah*;  Canhady and Clydo Huscroft winning in  tho balloon, danco.   A fine fuppcr was  7 The C.P.R snowplow patsed through  horo,  Saturday,   its destination    being  ���������Nelson.77?'-?V77_'./  7. 7'?.7V7V, \_   ���������.  Mrs. T. Rogers, who has:b?een a pot-  lent in Nelson hospital, returned home  ���������Friday.   ' ���������  Mrs. Martin was a visitor to Creston  lost weok attending the consolldatind  school conference. ;*.?.    ���������  Chas. Wilson, accompani<*d by Jot-  Man narlno, took the latter's father to  Creston hospital, Saturday.  James Mannarino had to bo taken to  Creston Hospital on Saturday sulforlng  with a severe attack of rheumatics. Ho  Is reported much better.   7 V v  Fred Marteiio was n viuitor to Croston  Hof.plt.nl t\r\ SaturdnV whore "Mtira Marteiio iw n patient. The Intter arid f)������l)y  are coming along nicely,  Tho bridgo crew under G. McLean  has arrived at Atbara and willbo hore  for some tlmo putting In extra; bracp������ on  the bridgo uroHsing the slough. >  a^&S'BCaafSa'SCftaVS  Cranbrook  Owing to tho heavy atiowfall vftn-*i anow  drifting th** Greyhound ������tag<* did.not got  through on Frid y. Tho cold snap that  doconded horo about the iniddlo of IukI  weolc is vory trying to thoso whose duties  aro putsido. ..[ ,>���������.,���������������������������  Mr. Stovohs. .district road pnglnoor,  from Nolson, WaM a hut-lnons vltitor  Thursday Inspecting th<i progr<������s*i of  work at Atbara. Dewpito the Jnclomont  wcathor experienced the paat wcol< much  hnadwiiy has boon madq anrf crows iara  operating f*fom both wnds of tho w1^.  A vory largo covoy of HiiiiKhrlnn part*  ridgo has beon observed   several time**)  Mrs.  H. "Langston was a  visitor a fi-w days last week  Mrs. J. Fisher of Cranbrook is o visitor*  here, ��������� guest of her sister, Mrs. McMillan  ������ There will be Anglican Church service  at the schoolhouse on Sunday afternoon  at 3 o'clock'  ������������������        ��������� <��������� -���������;;-,���������.'  Sandy "Telford. who has beeh holiday-  hig nt his home here, retwrned on Monday to7 resume bis stiidl(?8? at Campion  Colleges, Regina, Sask.     7V  Mrs. T. Wilson and children, who  havo been visiting her parents, Mr. and  Mrs. Healey, left for 7their* home in ^Nelson at the first of  he week.    V  Travel over local roads was just about  but of the question until Monday, when  the bulldojfor. used on dyking operations  on the flats, was put through.  Somo idea of, how badly the roads  were filled in by tho weekend snow and  blow will be gleaned from tho fact that  it took RJy-JhourB to get through from  Crei-ton to JGricksoh via the lower road  with the bullhorn Up to Wednenday  iirtornSng thc snowfall at Erickson it*  placcd at almost five foot. ,  The annual meeting of Erickpon Ladles' Hospital Auxiliary was held ot Mrs.  Palfroyman's on Wednesday last. All  the former oillcers were elected by acclamation for nnothor year, as follows:  Presidont, Mrs. F. Putnam; vice-president. Mrs. A< McKelvey* -"ecretary-  trenwurer, Mic**" EdHh Palfreymnd. It  waa decided to hold:a series of .bridge.-* ut  member's homes twice n month dairing"  tho winter, with Mrs. Palfroymnn and  Mrn MeKoJvoy an lioMteHsei* at,tho7 first  of then**) at the homo of thp latter.  tho p������������t wcoU In tho vicinity of Atbara,  and th pug . wild acorn to be in good condition, tn fdrmor yoars thoau ;intn>r<-������t-  f |n[������ litt.lo iriima. blrdM war*' rtul. <������ niiivicr-  oum In this locnllty, nnd It In honed that  they will nettle down In their old Iiahltut.  '.'..("  : I'.y. THE   REVIEW,    CRESTON,   B.    C  Killed Mountain Lion  ft4-'9.4<,&  a   v'-v  nr������  Sal-Ac! ea  Tea was sold In Western  CancscSca iss 1934 thcHaii ibs  1933. Public preference lor  finest  quciiify  tea made  ���������   si ���������  BBB������ar    ���������B-WiS������-%r     IIB^I  "tm\  Alberta   Man   Had   Narrow   Escape  When Beast Charged  What ia presumed to be a mountain Hon waa killed the other day by  Napoleon Whltford near McRae, 20  miles north of Ashmont, Alta.  The animal has short hair and of  a light reddish brown color. Thc  body measures close to five feet in  length, with a tall about two and a  half feet long. The skin when  stretched "measured eight feet froro,  tip to tip.  The animal was killed with a .22  calibre rifle, five shots being fired before the lion was stopped. The first  four shots merely glanced off the  beast's head, partly stunning It. It  had turned on Mr. Whitford and was  charging down on him when It was  dropped by a bullet in a vital spot  just behind the ear.  A three-year-old steer which was  killed in the vicinity the previous  night ia believed to have been  slaughtered by the lion. Tracks of  four other animals, similar to the  ones made by this one. have been  seen in the same locality.  J^-CGOrdiT2rr      *-***      th"-      ^l^SS^*      T-nrliaaT-i  In Ashmont, a mountain lion has  never before been known to visit this  part  of the  country.  S SHIRT  111  .LE-d-d   I il ft W  <f$  AafHTR-i  1- Crush and stir 3 Aspirin tablets  in a third of a class of water.  Putting tke World Together Again  A new book recently issued under the title "Courage For To-day" begins  with a little story that has a lot of meaning in it. A man gave his small  son a very elaborate jig-saw puzzle. It had been made by tearing a map of  the world into little pieces. In a short time the child reported that the picture of he world was all put together. "How could you have done it so  fast?" asked the father in amazement. ''Oh, it was easy," answered the  child. "You see, there was a picture of a man on the other side. When 1  put him together, the world was put together, too."  Men, and parties, and governments are all trying to put this old world  together again. The number of plans and theories and policies advocated as  tlae only way in which this gigantic task can be accomplished are beyond  computation or classification. Speeches teem with suggestions of all kinds,  newspaper and magazine articles Sow in an uninterrupted stream from the  printing presses, books are piled upon books, all presenting the speaker's or  writer's idea of the particular thing that must be done. To-days brilliant  suggestion is completely destroyed by to-morrow's conribution until practically all of us are in a fog.  Men of prominence, leaders of their fellow men, change their views over  night and to-day are found denouncing that which they vigorously upheld  and championed yesterday; whole nations almost in the twinkling of an eye  abandon policies and forms of government which, for scores of years, even  centuries, have "been accepted as traditionally sound and wise. One group  declares that mankind must retrace its steps backward to the uibal communal state and so they declare for Communism. Another group says man  must be deprived of those personal liberties won by him through centuries  of struggle and must be regimented, controlled and ordered like privates in  an army and be made to surrender all hope or right to profit above a  standard form of living which may result from his individual initiative and  efforts, and this group declares for State Socialism. A third group holds  these other groups to be all wrong and adheres to the view that man is incapable of self-government, that democracy is an abject failure, and that  only a selected few are wise enough, strong enough, capable enough to  govern and that they should take full control into their hands, and retain it  by force if and when necessary, and impose their will and ideas upon all  others.   They declare for Fascism and dictatorship.  Each and all of these groups fail to recognize and learn the simple  lesson which the small boy with his jig-saw puzzle so quickly demonstrated,  namely, that if man himself is made ri-rht the world itself wil! be ri<*rhted.  Business in the hands of dishonest men" will be dishonest business, and its  mere transfer from private to governmental control, whether Democratic,  Communist, Socialist or Fascist, will not make business honest. There has  been as much, if not more, graft and corruption, and just as many mistakes  made, if, indeed, not more, under governments as there have been in public  business. Private business has corrupted and bedevilled governments, hut,  so too, have governments corrupted, bedevilled and destroyed private business and made huge and costly blunders. In fact, governments, supported,  even driven by their people, are more responsible for the present ills of the  world than is private business as now constituted.  And who Is responsible ? Many an honest business man has been forced  to adopt unethical, even dishonest practices, because his customers have demanded it of him. The same is time of high princlpalled men entrusted  with the duties and responsibilities of government. A government adopts a  policy in the general public interest, it imposes a tax for the necessary purposes of government, and the average man and woman cudgel their brains  to devise ways and means of evading the tax and escaping their responsibilities. One person smuggles to escape paying Customs duties, another  swears to a false affidavit to avoid paying a gasoline tax, still another  4'doctors" an income tax return, and so it goes.  Completely changing the system will not effect a cure; it is man himself who must change. It Is the human factor that is wrong, and until it is  made right there will continue to be dishonesty and wrongs no matter what  the system may be, and the larger the degree of power placed in the hands  of a few the greater tho wrongs will be because the greater the power the  greater the opportunity for evil, and because the possession of power always  leads to the grasping for moro power regardless of the methods whereby  it may be obtained.  Governments aro created to govern a country; not to usurp tho rights  and destroy tlie liberties of the people. People should control and direct  their governments; not tho government control and direct the people. It Is  the duty and responsibility of governments to check and control the dishonest and eliminate wrongs and abuses imposed by Individuals or groups  of individuals upon others. That is tho function of governments acting ln  the interests of all, but It Is not a proper government function to Interfere  with or usurp the rights of individuals in tlio proper ordering of their own  lives and in the carrying on of their legitimate occupations.  Tho inalienable rights of man aro lift), liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Life is more than monoy and business; liberty Is much moro than  a regimented mode of existence and a stated standard of living; the pursuit  ot happiness must bo left to tho individual otherwise ho cannot bo happy.  Cod conferred on man a mind and will of hla own, and man must work out  hia own salvation, and, aided by such institutions aa ho may himself doviso  and set up to assist him, through education and otherwise, rise to higher  things and nobler conceptions.  Politicians, financiers, economists, social workers,���������all must como to a  realization and acceptance of tho fact demonstrated by tho small boy's jigsaw puzzle, namely, that tho speediest way to put thia old world together  again ia to put man himself together as n "Divine Creator Intended him to bo.  SHE PLAYS ORGAN  AT 75 YEARS  2������ Gargle thoroughly���������throw head way  back, allowing a little to trickle down  throat. Repeat���������do not rinse mouth.  ss!ftii8TPQB  Rawness, Irritation Go at Once  Note* Directions for  New instant Treatment  Incredible as it may seem, doctors  are now prescribing a way that relieves raw. painful sore throat in as  little as 2 to 3 minutes!  All you do is crush and stir 3  Aspirin tablets in y������ glass of water  ������<M������~f     ^*s**������*a������lja������    ������aa������������4-T-%    ������_-     ���������f-wr*''**������a  aUU    g������.iXL%������L%*     TVX������-1A   Am,     i.nfJlVVl  Aspirin tablets disintegrate so  completely no irritating particles aro  left. Results are immediate. At onco  soreness is eased���������discomfort allayed.  ������  Everywhere throat specialists urge  this fundamental treatment instead of  less effective old-time "washes" and  "antiseptics." Remember this. And  when you buy, see that you get  ASPIRIN. It is made in Canada and  all druggists have it. Look for the  name Bayer on every Aspirin tablet.  Aspirin is the  trade  mark of the  A^AJT ������*!���������     V.VMU������#eiA8jr,     8ilUII V8*8^.  DOES NOT HARM  THE HEART  Takes  Kruschen  To   Keep  Rheumatism Away  Writing to tell how she keeps her  activity, this wonderful old woman  states:���������  "My hands were becoming so  crippled that I had to give up piano  and organ playing���������and almost entirely gave up knitting. I have been  using Kruschen Salts for nearly two  years, and am very pleased with the  result. Last August I played two  church services on the organ, and  hope to do so again this August. My  fingers are nearly straight, and quite  supple, and I am 75. I have recommended Kruschen Salts to many  people."���������A. A. C^  The six mineral salts of Kruschen  have a direct effect upon the whole  bloodstream, neutralizing uric acid,  which is the recognised cause of  rheumatism. They also restore the  eliminating organs to proper working  order, and so prevent constipation,  thereby checking the further formation of uric acid and other body  poisons which undermine the health.  3. If you have signs of a head or chest  cold take 2 ���������Aspirin tablets���������drink a full  glass of water. Repeat in 2 hours.  The Hero's Reward  Chemists have succeeded in coloring wallpaper so that it will not be  faded by light.  tfCilrlfSr  ^���������Relieved /  Young children easily catch cold.  Bo Mrs. Russel Ward, of Hilton  Beach, Ont., wisely says: "If I  -notice that there is any sign of a  cold I cive Baby's Own Tablet*  and find they are a groat help."  Thousands of mothers do the same  not only for colds but for fretful-  ness,( indigestion, constipation,  teething troubles, colio, upsei  stomach and to on. Baby's Own  Tablets are aafe and sure in relieving childhood a common ailments.  Price 26o.  Dr. Will In mi'     '��������� 139  BABt'SjMIM  Did    Not    Even    Get    Thanks    For  Brave Deed  Heroes are born not made. There  was one of them on a street at  Baltimore, Md., the other day. He  was dawdling on thc sidewalk when  he saw some children in a parked  motor car release the brake and the  car started rolling down a hill, while  their mother stood distractedly on  the sidewalk.  In an instant he took in the situation and the frightful tragedy that  might ensue. He rushed after the  car, caught up, leaped in and put on  the brake but not before the car had  gone careening upon the sidewalk.  Medals havc been awarded for less,  but in this case a policeman rushed  up and the hero had great difficulty  escaping arrest for reckless driving.  And when the distracted mother  arrived, her only comment was:  "Please will you put the car back  where you got it from as quickly as  possible? If the children's father  discover it's gone, he wiii be simply  furious."���������Brandon Sun.  Weird Happenings  Strange Phenomena Attracts Attention At Home Of Ontario Farmer  Weird and unearthly happenings at  the home of Joseph Qulnn, farmer,  residing in North Burgess township,  about 14 miles from Perth, Ont.,  have aroused the countryside for  miles around. Stones flying through  the windows, thrown apparently by  no human hand; irons used for pressing clothes walking downstairs of  their own volition; a teapot which  jumped off the stove into the wood-  box; pictures .itumbllng from the walls  without cause, and other mysterious  happenings, have focused the attention of the neighborhood.  So serious has the matter become  that Ontario provincial police visited  the home to investigate. Many persons in the neighborhood vouched for  the truth of the happenings.  Not Due To IjUcIc  There Is Another  The Border Cities Star says: "Every  man on the street," City Solicitor  Bruce J. S. Macdonald tells the Lions  Club, "thinks he could step into public office and handle the job better  than the man who is in. It is the  only business I know where that attitude exists." Ah, but there is another one, Mr. Macdonald. It is the  newspaper business.  The victory of woi_e at mueceq  was not due to luck in finding the  path up the steep surrounding clius,  but to the thorough work of a British spy known as "This Intelligent  Gentleman." This spy furnished  Wolfe with complete plans of every  detail of the city. Wolfe died with  the map in his hands.  Western   North    America's    dark  crow is mostly white.  An antl-peritonltis vaccine has been  called a 100 per cent, success after  1,000 tests. It assembles the whole  corpuscles where infection may set  in.  Sign In a San Francisco cafe: We  know that your check is good, but  we don't trust the banks.  Color Does Not Matter  The color of honey which varies  from water-white to a very dark  brown does not affect Its food value  In any way. The difference In color  Is caused by the absorption of light  In varying degrees by certain substances In tho nectar of the different flowers.  Guard against Rickets with Cod Liver Oii  I FIGHT GfiRMS,  I'M VITAMIN A.  PEOPLE.  NBBOMB  EVEaV,  BUSINESS ON THE "UPTURN  A definite indication that conditions  aro improving and that business Is on  tho upturn Is shown by tho fact that  tho Salada Tea Company sold ovor  84% moro tea in Western Canada In  1934 than ln 1933. This is especially  significant since Salada ia a quality  tea.  PI 18Q  #%_wlJKaa-*9  a-a-lllflKl*} 11IS1ELI1 a  All babies need the antl-racltltlc value of Vita*  mina A and D, found in pure cod liver oil.  Scott's ���������"Imulslon Is rich In thefteVltnmins, PLUS  the easy digestibility tlint results from EmulBlfica-  tion. PLUS the body-building aid of Iiypophos-  phites of lime and soda. Pleasant to take, Scott'*  Emulsion is tremendously more effective.  * &UILD BONGS!  I'M VITAMIN O.l  M6AI.TH^t>TRCNCT|-r  OEPEND  ON MR J  Helium gas, hitherto believed to bo  a monopoly of North America, has  been found in Bulgaria.  Tho man who Is honest with hlm-  ������el_ cannot help being that way with  ������th urn.  m0'\mmmimmtmiwmmmmmmmmmmmMm*Wmmmm^  ""  IV.    IT. "U. '"20*22  A Resourceful Man  "ITorgotful Husband (to friend)~  I want you to help me. I promlsod  to moot my wife at ono o'clock for  luncheon nnd I can't romombor  whoro. Would you mind ringing hor  up nt our house and aaltlng hor whoro  I ������m lll������-ly to ho nhnnf- that tlmo?  The Black Forest, or Schwarz-  wald, of southwestern Germany, has  an area of 1,800' nquare mllcn. It la  n favorite *=ipot for tourists, and derives its name from tho dark auo of  tho firs that grow in tho region.  Tho head and tall of tho Australian stump-tailed lizard aro so nearly  allko that It la difficult to tell thorn I  apart. I  THE COD LIVER OIL WITH THE PLUS VALUE  For Sate by Your Drttaalat  ti!-Hv-������'-W*-A'\^%",i."'  01 //_  THE   REVIEW.    CRESTON,  0.  .//^  SAAR TERRITORY  PASSES INTO THE  HANDS OF NAZI  Saarbruecken, Saar Basin Territory.���������Adolf Hitler's Saar opposition  crumbled completely and the Saar, in  effect, passed into Nazi hands.  The League of Nations government  was still in nominal authority, hut it  was evident the league commissioners, bowing to the will of the people  expressed in the plebiscite's 90 per  cent. pro-German vote, meant to  stand to one side.  As unconfirmed reports reached  this capital that five persons had  been killed and several wounded in  post-plebiscite fighting, the demoralized anti-Nazi Common Front moved  its headquarters across the border to  French soil.  Despatches from Forbach, France,  said several hundred Saar refugees  arrived on French soil. Four of them  reported they had been fired upon as  they started to turn back to the Saar.  French authorities were anicinating  many thousands of self-exiles, the  despatches said.  Bluecoat police, controlled by  Nazis, moved into the Socialist welfare centre from which the anti-  Nazi plebliscite campaign had been  directed, swept out several hundred  Hitler opponents refuged there and  occupied the building.  Berlin.���������Appeals to buy Saar goods  flooded Germany further to prove the  Nazis meant business* when they  promised Saarlanders they would he  made to feel at home in the fatherland.  Farm Board Appeals  Boar-i Of Review For Aiberfe Sitting  At "Edmonton  Edmonton.^-Faced with a list of  36 appeals from farmers in this district, the board of review for Alberta,  appointed under the federal Farmers*  Ceditors' Arrangement Act, has begun its sittings here.  The board, composed of Mr. Justice Ewing, chairman, with S. H. Mc-  Cuaig, K.C, representing the creditors, and H..B. Macleod, High River,  for the debtors, will hear three cases  dally for the next three weeks.  After the sittings here the board  will leave for the north country ahd  hear cases at Peace River and  Grande Prairie. After three weeks  in the north, the board will return  to Edmonton, when annouueement  will be made of further sittings.  General reduction of two per cent,  in the rate of interest was shown by  the board's first batch of awards. In  some cases, rates on mortgages were  cut from eight to five per cent.  VICEROY BUYS NEW PLANE  Cheers For Brownlee  J-_-Cfe-L U������  VV ,V*������J*8*v������a_  Alkarfoi  Low interest Kates  Ontario Government Secures  Lowest  Rates In Province's History  Toronto.���������Sale by the Ontario government of treasury notes at the  lowest rate in the province's history  was announced by Premier Mitchell  F. Hepburn. The premier said a $20,-  000,000 issue has been disposed of at  an interest rate of 2?25 percent;   ;  The notes are reported to be for a  two-year term, and will take care of  the six per cent, issue of some $5,000,-  000 which matures on Feb. 1, and will  be used also to refund short term indebtedness and for certain capital  expenditures.  Applaud Ex-Premier  Calgary.���������Mrs. Richard Price, of  Stettler, was re-elected president of  the United Farm Women of Alberta,  at the annual convention here. It  was her third term.  The -women heard addresses by J.  E. Brownlee, Dr. M. R. Bow, deputy  minister of public health; Hon. J. S.  Grisdaie, minister of agriculture, and  Mrs. Zeila H.  Spencer, Edmonton.  Rousing cheers were given by the  100 women delegates and many visitors when Mr. Brownlee, former premier, took the platform to speak, Mrs.  Price, extending the thanks of the  convention, said she hoped Mr.  Brownlee would soon be back in his  rightful post as "head of the Alberta  government."  LORD WTUHNGDON  So satisfactory have been the  journeys made by air to various  parts of India in the past two years  by the Viceroy of India that Lord  Willingdon has purchased a large  four-engined plane for regular use in  travel about the sub-continent.  Would Revise Plan  War On Timber Wolves  France Is  XsOliS  Fear Saar Plebiscite Not Enough To  Pacify Hitler  Paris.���������A hope his victory in the  Saar plebiscite would .satisfy and  pacify Adolf Hitler is widely held in  France, but there is an undercurrent  of anxiety lest he become more dangerous.  Officials were startled by the feeble  Bhowing of the status quo adherents,  but they took the outcome with the  best grace possible, reminding the  world that France maintained neutrality and the vote, after all, was  purely an affair between Hitler's  friends and his foes.  Edmonton   Chamber   Of   Commerce  Asks Government To Offer  Bounty  E6!M6nfon;^War was declared on  timber wolves and cougars in Alberta  by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, which will ask the provincial  government to' place a bounty on  their heads.  Attention was drawn to the timber wolf crisis by the St. Paul Board  of Trade which complained that deer  in that district are being killed off  by increasing numbers of wolves.  From the area west of Edmonton  a report was received by the chamber that cougars -were causing similar damage to big game.  Alberta   Member  Advocates    Superannuation For All Over 55  Calgary.���������George C. Coote, M.P. for  MacLeod, has urged superannuation of  all persons over 55 years of age,  guarantee of employment to persons  under that age, stabilized farm prices  at the 1926 level and a financial system, controlled by the public.  Addressing the annual convention  of the United Farmers of Alberta,  Mr. Coote declared farmers would be  included in the superannuation plan,  which would pay about $50 monthly.  It would not be compulsory. Under  the plan thousands of younger men  ���������would replace those getting pensions.  French Cabin Seaplane  "Designed To Carry 10 Passengers On  Trans-Oceanic Service  Bordeaux, France.���������A huge French  cabin seaplane designed for transoceanic service and capable of carrying 70 passengers made its first trip  Into the air recently.  The 37-ton ship, christened the  "'Lieutenant de Vaisseau Paris" and  called here the largest aircraft in the  world, sailed gracefully over lake  Biscarosse in its trial flight. The  crew numbered seven.  Trial trips to North and South  America are planned soon after the  preliminary tests here are completed.  Tho      naa-nla-nt*       rtrnnolloi?      t������*r      fiiy    ~ X 8 j~~m.jmm.m-m.mm. mmj m.mm~  motors of 850 horsepower each, is  104 feet long, has a wingspread of  162 feet and stands 30 feet high.  Housed in its duraluminum and  stainless steel fuselage, arranged with  two decks, are 12 de luxe cabins, as  large as.those on trans-Atlantic liners, each of which has two beds and  a private bathroom. There are accommodation for 10 other first class,  and 42 second class, passengers.  Favors World Court  I>eal With Hitch-Hikers  Lansing, Mich.'r-Upon the thumber  and the thumbee alike will the heavy  hand of the law descend if the Michigan legislature acts favorably upon  a bill introduced in the house to end  the era of tho hitch-hiker. The proposed act would make it a misdemeanor for one to stand at a roadside and solicit a ride and a misdemeanor for an automobile driver to  pick up a hitch-hiker.  Fox Fur Farming  | Canadian    National    Fox    Breeding  Association Meet At Saskatoon  Saskatoon.���������Fox fur farming in  1934 was reviewed by 40 delegates  representing every province in Canada at the 15th annual meeting of  the Canadian National Silver Fox  Breeders' Association here���������the first  annual meeting in the history of the  Industry to be held "in a city west of  Toronto.  Technical changes in tbe constitution camo up for discussion, with  George Callbeck, of Summerside,  P.E.I., president, in the chair.  Tho last annual meeting was held  In. Quebec city.  Study Drouth Problems  Want Federal Commission To Invest!  gate Conditions In West  - Winnipeg.���������Creation of a permanent federal commission to study the  drouth problem in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta and direct  corrective measures, was approved at  the annual meeting of the Association of Manitoba Land Surveyors  here.  It -was suggested the entire area  might be divided into zones suitable  for grazing, cultivation, or eliminated  from cultivation, according to the  nature of the soil and available water  supply.  President Roosevelt Asks Senate To  Ratify American Adherence  Washington.���������In the . interests of  "world peace," President Roosevelt  asked the United States senate in a  special message to ratify American  adherence to the world court.  The brief presidential' message also  urged that ratification "be given in  such form as not to defeat or to delay the objective of adherence."  This was interpreted in senatorial  circles as representing opposition to  any new reservations.  Mr. Roosevelt asserted that for  years both Republicans and Democrats in party platforms had- favored  adherence.  "The sovereignty of the United  States," he said, "will be in no way  diminished or jeopardized by such  action. At this period in international relationships, when every act is of  moment to the future of world peace,  the United States has an opportunity once more to throw its/weight into  the scale in favor of peace."  ARMSEMBARGG  AGAINST BOLIVIA  Geneva.���������-For the first time in ft-9  history the League of Nations took  punitive action against a war-making  member.  Because Paraguay has failed to  accept the league's plan for peace in  the Cbaco, the league's Chaco advisory committee voted to reinforce the  arms embargo against Paraguay ar d  lift the embar***o against- Bolivia,  which has accepted the plan.  Bolivia henceforth will be free to  buy, and nations adhering to the  league's embargo will be free to sell,  armaments and munitions.  An unprecedented step, it creates  delicate problems for the United  States, inasmuch as the American  congress, in authorizing the embargo,  stipulated that It should be operated  against both the warring nations.  Paraguay is given a further chance-  to accept the peace plan, since the  .resolution specifies that Feb. 24 is the  date of expiration of the three montna  Paraguay has to decide finally concerning the detailed plan for ending  the war.  Radio For Fire Chiefs  Winnipeg. ��������� Equipping the automobiles of district fire chiefs with  radio is proposed here by Fire Chief  D. A. Boulden, who says much wasted time would be saved by transmitting calls through the police short  wave equipment.  Shark Is Stranded  Vancouver.���������Ten feet six inches of  live shark was found fighting for life  on the shore of Stanley park in Coal  harbor, where it had apparently been  trapped by the ebbing tide. The giant  fish, one of the shovel-nosed sharks,  was almost dead when discovered by  three men cutting wood on the beach.  <���������*���������*.*���������'$   -"*"*!*T8lr   4nnrtiivhin������>nft  Ottawa.���������Appointment of K. A.  Henderson, of Toronto, to be chief  of the securities division of the Bank  of Canada has been announced here.  Mr. Henderson was born in Ontario  31 years ago and was educated at  the Gale collegiate institute and at  McGill University, Montreal.  Bandits Captured  Running Gun Fight In Illinois Results  In Loss Of Lives-  La Salle, 111.���������A gallant sheriff, a  bank cashier and a bank robber died  and three men and a boy were wounded in a series of gun battles that  raged through three counties.  Three pitched engagements with 65  participating, took place along a 30-  mile line as a quartette of gangsters  sought to blast their way to freedom  after they had been beaten back in an  attempt to loot the Leonore (111.)  State bank.  Charles Bundy, 54, the bank official,  and Sheriff Glenn Axline, of Marshall  county, were killed by the gunmen's  bullets.. Melvine Leis committed suicide a moment before his confederates were captured by a sharp-shooting posse on a bloodstained farm near  McNabb, 111.  Reconciliation Is Sought  London,���������A reconciliation between  former King Alfonso of Spain and  Queen Victoria will be sought by their  eldest daughter, now Princess Ales-  sandro Torlonla, when she brings her  husband here ih the noxt few days  for presentation to tho former queen.  Prefers Newspaper Advertising  Hamilton,   Ont. ��������� Candidates   for  municipal office*. get thoir hoot publicity In newspapers and should dispense with othor moans of advertising, Mayor H. E. Wilson declared  during a discussion at a Hamilton  hydro mooting.  Hn>ajii.ai8a������i8ai|i|8ii..a'i���������>���������8W88> aaa. a8ltia( awiaaafaiaaM-aaa.aaa.naa.aaaa.^a.ajwiiaipaaaam.MmiiMi mflmM.mimMtkmmitmwimmmmwmmt  W.    N.~ U.    2082"  BRITISH LORD CHIEF JUSTICE WEDS  Celebrates Birthday  ���������*'���������"*���������'��������� ���������*  anamaaiH fc  Veteran   Of  RIel   Rebellion   Still   fn  Good Health  Thlstletown, Ont.���������Edward C. T.  Doolc, veteran of tho Rlcl rebellion  and one of tho rebel's guards pending  tlie latter's removal to Regina, has  started; on Ills 78th year of life, still  in good health and of youthful appearance for his years. Doole .celebrated his 77th birthday at his homo  horo on Jan. 14. He came to Canada  from Northern Ireland moro than GO  years ago.  Urgo Trado Treaty  Ottawa.���������Negotiations of a trado  treaty with tlio United States wiil  again bo urged In tho Housa of Commons this season by William Dun?,  Liberal member for Antlgonlsh-  Guyaboro.  Would Amend Company laws  Former Minister Of Trade And  Commerce Urges Actlosa  Montreal.���������A drastic amendment of  company laws and practices, with the  establishment o������ a Dominion commission of industry and commerce to administer all laws relating to these  matters, was urged before the Canadian Club here by Hon. H. H. Stevens,  former minister of trade and commerce and former chairman of the  House of Commons committee investigating mass buying and prico  spreads. *���������  Flro Destroys Mall  Edmonton.���������Fire in the second  mail and baggage car of a Northern  Alberta Railways train to Waterways on Jan. 15 destroyed a quantity  of mail, baggage and express. Loss  is believed to bo small. Salvaged  mail was returned by motor truck to  the post office here by Postal Inspector Riley who happened to be a passenger.  Here wo soo Lord Hewart, Lord Chief Justice of England, leaving tlio  Parish Church of Tottorldge, Hertfordshire, with hlii brldo, the former Miss  Joan Stewart, after tho wedding ceremony, Lady Hewart formerly resided  at Wangannl, Now "Zealand, and Is a cousin of Sir William Peat, tho Accountant und Lord of tho Manor of Totterld-jfc.  Cruisers Powerfully Armed  London.���������Germany's new 10,000-ton  "Deutschland" typo cruisers are so  powerfully armed no cruiser could  stand up to them and so fast no existing battleship could bring action  against them, according to "Brasscy'a  Naval and Shipping Annual," for  1035, published here.  May Enter House OF Lords  Derby, Eng.���������Possibility that J. H.  Thomas, secretary for tho dominions,  might bo going into tho house of  lords was suggested by the Duko of  Devonshire, presiding at a meeting in  honor of the cabinet minister.  "President Of Surveyors  Ottawa.���������Colin S. Macdonald, Dominion department of tho interior,  was recently named president of tho  Canadian Instltuto of Surveying,  nucccf-rUng J. L. Rami In, Ottawa. 3  CRESTON REVIEW  ^  '���������  ��������� *  >  ft  ft  IV  m  i>  I  r  t  il Three ~ Sfflimeete TmBk  Miies* 8*30 ps m*  (Station-to-Station Might Rates}  CRESTON to  Cranbrook $ .25  Fernie     .35  Kamloops 75  Kimberley     .25  Michel      .40  Nelson - $ .25  Rossland -  36  Trail  25  Vancouver  1.05  Victoria  1.20  GOVE&NMmNT TAX EXTRA  oeiena  ^, y^^.^.y  * vwm ���������wm-fm'wvm"m ���������  '������*a"������' V mmv ' ar .w'"-m 'yar*ar���������w^���������yr-^r���������wyr-*m~  opt, locally, a less ex-pensive, and  possibly more practical form of  organization, but it was recognized that the necessity of co-operation with other sections still exists. This I trust will correct any  misconception which may have  resulted. J. F. MURRELL.  That "Electric Sewer"  stantial majority of the taxpayers of  such a district have declared themselves  in favor of the plan.  The committee that investigated this  matter for the board of trade satisfied  themselves that under such a co-operative plan the benefits obtained will cost  the individual but a small sum per  annum and that hospitalization and  possibly medical benefits can be obtained  for a fraction of the cost that anybody  ifl to-day called on to pay should sickness  overtake any member of the family.  The members of the Creston Hospital  Women's Auxiliary enthusiastically en-  HEiFER   AMP  CALF ESTRAY  Came to my premises about December  1st, two-year old red heifer with calf, no  brands visible Owner can have same  on proving property and paying expenses    JAS. DAVIS, Creston. ",?. ;    7.;  STEER ������STRAY  THE  CRESTON REVIEW ?6������n "Myto make an end to the  ��������� ������������������_   w**h.w a %*��������������� ������*���������. ������ 3���������������? j jumbo eraffe,  the new  container    j that figured somewhat prominen-  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C j tly in 1934   apple   marketing.     It  Subscription:    $2.50 a year in advance, j will be replaced by what is known  $3.00 to U.S. points. j as the Quebec crate,  a container  C. F. HAYES, Editor and Owner j which can be used ������n the orchard,   : _���������..._ s sells fruit and   gives the fruit  to  CRESTON.  B.C.,  FRIDAY,  JAN. 25 the   consumer as he  wants it,"  according    to  Mr.   Borrett.  who  5b 0 "ftj E   B R IS vlr  points out that its use  would   do  ;awav    with a tremendous carry    j over of boxes by  the  orchardist.  Recalling that the B.C. apple! The Quebec crate is most suitable  crop for the past three years has! for shipping poor varieties in as  been fairly uniform, as to quan-1 orchard run. It it 17*2 inches  tity, it too wouid look as if con- (long, 13 5-8 inches wide, with 11  sumption over that period has j inch sideband 1214 inch ends,  been pretty much on on a necess- The ends being 1 % inches higher  ity basis as the quantity in stor- j prevent the fruit from being  age at the end of 1932, 1933 and l crushed when the other crates are  1934 shows little fluctuation, ac- , being piled on top: The crate  cording to the figures supplied by I has a crepe liner both aronnd the  the provincial fruit branch. At end and the sides and the fruit i**  the end of 1934 unsold apples smply jumbo pack. The liner  were placed at 805,032 boxes, as has been costing about two cents  compared with 898,232 at the end j per crate but is said to be worth  of 1933, and 838,240 boxes at the j it as it keeps the fruit in much  end of 1932. Of the tonnage on ��������� better condition and makes an  hand at the end of 1934 about 301 attractive looking package when  per cent, was shown as being in I the crate is opened to show the  common storage. The fruit es 'fruit,  timates that at January 1st the  Okanagan had 5646 tons of  potatoie*and 2068 tons of onions  still te be marketed.  Tree Fruit Board figures released as at January 4th through  the Apple Cartel provide'in for ma-;  tive reading as to marketing.  The 1934 crop has been placed at  4,278,243 boxes, and sales to that  date were 39 per cent, to export  and 37 per cent, to domestic  markets. On the domestic market the preference has been for  Wagners on which 67 per cent  has been sold, along with 55 per  cent, of the Mcintosh Reds. 71  per cent, of the Jonathans have  gone overseas, along with 55 per  cent, of the Winesap and New-  towns, and 2o per cent, of the  Romes. These percentages have  to do with the total sales to that  date, which accounted for but 43  per cent, of the total of the latter  variety, in the matter of keeping qualities the Cartel figures  would indicate that the Wagener  is making the poorest showing.  The dump on that variety to  date has been 2.5 per cent., as  compared with 1.2 per cent of  Mcintosh, .7 per cent, of Jonathan anb Romes, and .5 on Wine-  sap and Newtown.  Investigations that have just  been completed by Roger F.  Borrett, chairman of the grades  committee   of   the    B.C.F.G.A.,  Cranbrook Courier: A general  tightening up of the whole liquor  situation must be faced by the  provincial government sooner or  later, particularly with regard to  the number of young people, both  male ^and. fem^lefwho: cannot  attend ;a dance without a fla k of  whiskey. The spectacle herc*  Christmas and New Year's wa-*  worse than in Cranbrook's wide-  open days. Prohibition did not  prohibit and government control  does not control. Many support-  ors of government control are  "fed up" with the present system  and may circulate a petition asking for a return to the old saloon  system, which gave the younger  people the gate. Operators of  beer "narlors arc* not anxious for  the trade cf young people and  a number have openly expressed  themselves on the question.  Thirty years ago, when Cran  brook was considered "wild and  woolley," no person would think  of going to a dance with a bottle  on their hip. whereas today we  have the spectacle of a young  man being considered a "sissy"  and old fogey because he went to  a dance to enjoy himself rather  than to have his brain muddled.  Unless there is a tightening up of  conditions locally the city council  will have to enforce more rigidly  regulations for the guidance of  dances and similar functions.  Editor Review:  Sir,���������In the January 11th issue  of your paper appeared a letter  advocating the construction of  what was termed an electric sewer*  It is obvious that the writer is  unacquainted with the facts concerning his theory or he would  not have made such sweeping  statements without basis.  The "few watts" mentioned  r y Mr. Edmondson as the pow������**r  of a toaster* are, as you know, a  few hundred, which is a trifle  differ* nt.  By definition in Webster's dictionary a sewer is "An artificial  conduit to carry off household  waste, p-uch as slops, waste water  from sinks, baths, etc., and the  excreta consisting of urine and  faeces." This proposed device is  not a sewer, because it would dispose only of bodily wastes���������not  tap water or similiar substances.  Also hydrogen sulphide driven  out of solution would rise up the  chimney by convection currents  and descend on the town to, sooner  or later, blanket it with its nbx-.  ious fumes.  Mr. Edmondson states that  "Quicker than it takes to burn  your toast the excrement is reduced to ashes." Taking the  time for this oxidation as I ^2  minutes the requir. d power would  be at least 10,000 watts, which  would necessitate the construction of special transformers of  high wattage on the power line of  West Kootenay Power & Light  Company. This is scarcely feasible.  The cost per operation would  be about four cents, therefore the  average family cost would be 16  cents per day, almost $5 per  month. Added to all this would  be the cost of heating the cement,  block with a volume of about  2500 cubic inches, which -would  double the cofet. Then,, including  the loss due to ' inefficiency the  cost per family per vear would be  $150, or $30,000 per year for the  village, which would easily pay  for an efficient sewer system in  two years.  Assuming that by an "electric  torch," generally acknowledged  to be an illuminating device, Mr.  Edmondson means an electric furnace, the cost for construction  alone would be considerable.  Added to all the������e disadvantages is the disagreeable task of removing the residue. Maybe, "The  man who settled our former  greivance" is prepared to invent  an automatic ash distributor.  The purpose of this letter is not  to maliciously criticize Mr. Ed-  mondson's inventive genius, nor  to advocate the present lamentable system of sewage disposal,  but to enlighten the worthy citizens of our fair town of the impracticability of Mr. Edmondson's  "electric sewer."  EDWARD ARGYLE.  LLOYD MeLAREN.  GEORGE DODD.  dorsrd the idea and hav arranged to hold  a meeting on Tuesday, February 5th. in  the United Church basement so that  everyone should have an opportunity of  endorsing this plan which should be of  untold benefit to this district.  Meetings are also being arranged at  other points it being planned to hold one  in Wynndel on the 25th of this month.  This meeting Ss being sponsered by the  Women.s Institute and J. G. Abbott has  undertaken to make the necessary  arrangements.  It is hoped that as many as possible  will avail themselves of the opportunity  to learn how it is proposed to solve the  hospital and medical problems of this  district and that thev will be prepared  to give unqualified support to the request for the enactment of the necessary  legislation,���������Com.  Came to my premises one red and  white yearling steer. Owner can have  same on proving property and paying all  expenses.    H. HELME, Camp Lister.  JERSEY HEIFER ESTRAY  Came to the. premises of tne undersigned about the middle of November,  one Jersey heifer, about 2 years old.  Owner csn have sainti on "proving property and paying expenses. M RS. M.  HAGEN, Wynndel.  HEIFER   ESTRAY  Jersey-Shorthorn Iheifer, about nine  months old, "branded Circle L. Notify  Mrs. Guy Constable, Box 33, Creston.  Qa bb at ��������� mm m mm m mm at������������  ���������aaaaaaaeaQ  Kimberley had so few needy to  look after at Christmas that the  United Church in that town donated clothing, canned goods, foodstuffs and toys for distribution  in Cranbrook.  .  Nelson Assessment District  NOTICE is hereby given that a Court  of Revision and Appeal, under the provisions of the "Taxation  Act"  and  the  X   818JJI8. kjk JI8J.kJJO      r.\.m .ui        1/8J.7      4.VIOU11  Assessment District, resppcting the  assessment roll for the year 1935. will be  held in the Assessor's Office at the Court  house in the City of Nelson on Wednes  day, 13th February. 1935, at the hour of  10.30 o'clock in the forenoon.  Dated at Nelson, B C this 16th. day  of January, 1935.  Judge of the Court of Revision  and Appeal.  Nursery Stock  for Spring  1935  Now is the time to place that  order    for     your    spring  supply of Nursery Stock.  Call in and get my latest  catalogue  ar.d   mice  list.  I  V. MAWSON  CRESTON  a.  ���������a  TRAINED HANDS  ���������rrattenidj: ,y<mi-;r^ir at Cecil Moose's Garage  Hands trainee! to efficiently repair any part  of the body or chasis . . , hands sensitive to any  ailment in the motor . ...-. dependable, reliable  hands that yon can trust to give you full satisfaction and save you money.  WE CARRY A COMPLETE STOCK OF WINTER  DRIVING NEEDS  CECIL MOORE'S GARAGE  jrnone ������0  fKJtHiJ JU>iZ,*\JL.i������mSw\  a-  .B  Do Not Lose Interest  delaymg   to    deposit  Letters to the Editor  Correction  of  Creston Valley Hospital  Association  will be held in the  United Charch Hall  CRESTON  BMMH M ���������mum m   mm  jtt B ������r"k Mrk.  Tut., JAN. 29  at 8 p.m.  BUSINESS  To receive tho President's,  Treasurer'h and Secretary'a Reports for the year 1934, and to  fleet director-* for the current  year.  n. a. rowrcLu  Secretary.  Editor Review:  Sir, ���������In the report of the growers meeting, published last issu**,  you made an error in printing  that a motion was passed asking  that Creston district have a member ON the Tree Fruit Board.  What was actually requested, was  a representative OF the board, in  this valley, as was stated in the  report I gave you. The growers  committee, and I think a majority,  if not all the Creston growers realize that for this district to actually have a member on the  board would be of little value and  would increase the expense and  inconvenience of the board's  operating.  May 1 also point out that the  meeting did not express itself aa  being against a connection with  the B.C.F.G.A., should it be revived in other districts. fPhis was  implied hy your heading. The  decision of tho meeting was to ad-  Meetings Discuss  Hospital Districts  Valley Points to Hear Speakers  on New Plan of Financing  Hospitals���������Legislature May be  Asked Make Plan Law.  A series of meetings ore being planned  by the Women**' Hospital- Auxiliaries of  this district, ot the request of tho hospital diroctors, at which mom bora of  the Creston Board of -Trad������ will provide  tho spankers, who will oxnlnln tho work*  in** of tho proposed I-lospitnl District  Plan. It is planned to ask tho provincial government to puss legislation at  the {orthcojrnihi** session to cnablo tho  creation of such districts and F. Putnnm,  M.P.P., hnrr promised  to do nil  in  his  J F you cannot, visit us personally,  send your deposits by mail. Have  the satisfaction of knowing that your  money is safely protected and is  earning interest regularly.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Creston Branch  ..J.  i    1  -nager  2* ���������"$  I      The Consolidated Mining &      : j  I Smelting Company of Canada, Ltd. S  1 TRAIL,    BRITISH COLUMBIA f  power to obtain what wo want but ho  insists that ho must havo tho eimport of  tho district.   Petitions" Will ho circulated  so that ovoryono will havo an .opportun  ity of fiupportijig th'a splendid co-operative effort.  ThouRh these districts will bo pfrmim*  ent <jnc������ thoy nro created by tho vote of  the property owners of the, district afteet-  ted, It Is Intended that tho net "will not  l-ocomo operative until ouch time an n  plebiscite has boon hold and tlmt a sub-  Manufacturers of .  ELEPHANT Brand Commercial Fertilizers  Ammonium Phosphates.   Sulphate of Ammonia  Superphosphates Complete Fertilizers.  Producers and Refiners of  5     TAD AN AC Brand Electrolytic  & Cndmium-Bismuth.    Lead-Zinc. cwmtom mir^iE-w  /  /" f% V  Local asd Personal  Eight rinks of players have been lined  up for th������ 1935 curling season, and play  got under way at the end of the week.  A halt, however, is in prospect as the  weather Thursday morning; is much milder, with some rain.  Dyking work is now completed to a  point about ,1*4 mile? past the false  mouth of Goat River, leaving but 23^  miles to complete. Operations were  halted with the excessive cold weather at  the end of the week. 7:  Rev. A. Walker, who has been off duty  for the past five Sundays, was _able to  t^ke the evening* service at Trinity United Church on Sunday, but the weather  was too severe to permit him officiating  at Wynndel and Canyon.  P. V. Staples was a business visitor at  Bonners Ferry on Tuesday. He reports  the snowfall in that locality as heavier  than around Creston. Up tb January  17th Bonners had recorded a snowfall of  77 inches.  Hd^-eea  1919.      14b  1920 .  ...........  .  la  1921.  ....... 4b  1922  .....15b  1923   .....   21b  1924  *,-^-.������������. ���������*  ..._...27b  1926.  ........i..  ......... 4a  1926     ..;...-.. 4b  1927  . ??���������.  .......19b  1928  ...... 6b  1929   ..,13b  1930  .. .....  ..:..... 10b  1931  ..,.���������. .  ..:.-.. lb  1932  .'.'....._..  ���������-..--���������5b  1933   24b  b-  ���������Below.  while 1931-32 ran it close second with  1G7 inches.   Here are the figures:  YEAR Inches  1919-20 48 H  1920-21 ...58  1921-22 ........... 49 V������  1922-23 ..........58%  1923-24  .....63 %  1924-25 58^  1926 26 V. 27  1926-27 .......... 45  1927-28 ..... ...53%  1928-29  .7...  .34  1929-30 7 55  1930-31 ...........28  1931-32 7-...107  1932-33...:....-69%  1933 34  ���������-....���������"76  a���������Above.  The feature of this winter's snowfall  is that it has come stead'ly and is still  here, although the total is still less than  last winter which had a showing of 76  inches, as compared with 60 inches for  1934-35.  QUALITY FIRST  P.O. BO* 31  Creston Wither  Severe, Weekend  Usual Blow and Cold Dip Latter  Part of Week^���������Windstorm is  More Prolonged���������Third Coldest Touch Ever Recorded.  Curlers Choose Skips  For the 1935 season Creston Curling  Club announces the registration of over,  30 players, and at the meeting on Friday night skips were elected and the  talent has been allocated as follows:  CASH [Sat.]  Phone 19  IALS -7 [Mon.] CASH  CAMPBELL'S  Tomato Sou  F.  *p  V. Staples .skip;  Ross, W  Keath.  R.   M.   Chandler!  Cam.  Thursday sees much progress being  made in Creston and district at digging  out after the blizzard that prevailed  from shortly after noon on Thursday  last until almost noon on Satu day.  While the wind did not attain the veloc-  iity of the blow of the year previous, nor  was it anywhere near in the class of the  ail-time blow, of JL>;?eemfoer, Iyz4, this  year's storm was the more uncomfortable due the fact that there was much  light snow available and the wind made  .good use of the white mantle to fill up  highways and sidewalks to depths previously unrecorded. And to still further  aggravate matters daily snowfalls have  been in evidence almost every day since  the wind died down.  In town the sidewalks were piled so  high that they had to be dug out by hand,  while on some of the roads the snow was  packed so deep and tight that the bulldozer and 75 h.p. caterpillar used on  right of way clearing work on the dykes  had to be put to work to open up stretches of the road. All the available snow-  ploughs have been in action 24 hours  daiiy, and by the end of the week travel  conditions wiii be back to normal.  The snow has been so deep and drifted-  so badly that the busses have been withdrawn since last Thursday and the auto  truck freight service has also been crippled. In town the snow was so troublesome that at least one of the transfer  companies had to resort to team and  sleigh to make deliveries.  The wind was so  strong and  bitter  M.J.Boyd, skip; S.  Hendren,  MacDonald, A. Dickenson.  M. R. Joyce,  skip;  A. Robertson,   H.  Beninger, A. Spears  W.J.  Cr ig, skip:   R.J.  Forbes, H.  W. McLaren. J. Ibbittson.  D. Weir, skip;     A.   L.   Palmer,    G.  Mawson, F. H. Jackson.  G.Sinclair, skip;   W. Donaldson,  F.  Putnam, F. Celli.  Dr   Henderson,   skip:   C  B. Twigg,  J. G. Bell, W L. Bell.   .  E. Cartwright, skip;   R. M. Telford}  A. S  Reed, J. Fowlie.  Sirdar Captures  Shuttle Honors  Have Best o������ Wynndel Clash by  10-6 Margin ��������� Honors Now  Even���������L.osers' Show the Best  Form in Men's Doubles.  1 sml pkt. Princess Soap Flakes  5 bars Palm Olive  BOTH FOR  e*7~~J  neu irw\%jz*^  1  <���������������?*���������&  per Ib,  BraidsBig4 -M M\  i o-iu. psus      m  ai   a  *v  rairy Soa  0 bars  Fry's  per lb,  ZdCe  A. E. Towson and E. Hulm   lost to S.  Rogers and C. "Lombardo, 5 15.  Cl renee Wilson  and D.  Taylor won  from D. Pascuzzo and J. Rogers, 15-3.  Q Hulme and J.  Hulme won from  J.  Audino and A. Lombardo; 15-5. '  R.  Cooper and W. Abbott won from  P. Cherbo and ������J7 Audino, 15-10.  W.   Abbott and  G.  Benedetti lost  to  B. Cam and P. Cherbo, 14-17.  R. Benedetti and D. Taylor lost to   C.  Lombardo and J, Rogers, 12-15.  Our K. IL 0. Broadcast  IS  what  thev  Sirdar badminton club revealed  honed is their true form wBhess  met the "irVynndel club at the community Ifall here and inflicted a signal* defeat ' upon the visitors. The score was  10-6. The lpsers were best in the men's  doubles, taking three out,of seven games  played. Following the games lunch was  served and a pleasant evening concluded  with a dance in which many participated  m.  M mmMVmjf ,      ....Vi      ~������������.v  were also uLiable  Following are the scores in order' play-  that Creston school was closed all dayJ ed w*th Vls,t���������g Players names first.  LADIES' DOUBLES.  E. Towson and F. Wood lost  to A.  Pascuzzo and D. Rogers 5-15.  B. Hulme and O. Hagen won from C.  Pascuzzo and M. Rogers, 15-13.  R.  Joy and   E.  Hagen lost to  Mrs.  Proctor andJrt. Pascuzzo, 5-15.  MIXED DOUBLES.  E Towson and E. Hulme won from C.  Lombardo and D. Rogers, 16-11.  F. Wood and L. Benedetti lost to C,  Pascuzzo and S. Rogers, 6-15.  B   Hulme and  A.  E. Towson lost to  Mrs. Proctor and F, Marteiio, 7-15.  E. Hagen and Clarence Wilson won  from A. Pascuzzo and D. Pascuzzo, 15-11  J. Hulme and O. Hagen lost to A. Lombardo and M. Rogers, 6-15.  G. Hulme and R. Joy lost to R. Pascuzzo and B. Cam, 2-15.  to operate. The temperatures .for the period were 4 below  Friday morning, II below Saturday, 23  below Sunday, 10 below Monday. 2 below Tuesday, and 16 above Wednesday,  -while Thurseay a rain was in evidence.  Some alarm is felt for the peach crop as  but there is no occasion to griev eon berries as they are well covered with snow  and the other tree fruits can withstand  much sub zero weather particularly when  the drop in temperatures are not sudden.  Of great interest at this time will be  the official weather records for Creston  for the 1919-1933 period as kindly supplied the Review by Dr. Henderson,  official weather recorder, which show the  coldest ever known: here January 3rd,  1924, when the mercury got down to 27  below zero, and it was on December 15  of the same year that the big blizzard  was encountered. Since then 24 below  in the winter of 1933 and 23 below on  ' Sunday last were the most severe  climatic touches In the matter of snowfall the all time record is in th.e winter of  1916-16 with a showing of 109 inches,  MEN'S DOUBLES.  G.BenedettL and L.Benedetti lost to P.  Marteiio and A Lombardo. 1-1*5.  CRESTON VALLEY HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION  FINANCIAL STATEMENT  For Year Ending December 31-, 1934  ASSETS  Equipment $ 3208.47  Hospital Building  9551.21  Real Estate ;...,.  400.00  Accounts Receivable.. 7912.76  Reserve for bad and  doubtful debts  8000.00 4912.76  Unexpired Insurance............  150,20  Bank, General Acct.......  3257.4.9  Bank, Bldg. Acct  148 21  Total....... $191(8204  LIABILITIES  Mortgage on building $   2400.00  Aecouuts Payable      1582 47  Capital    Acct.    for'd  Inst year  8597.55  Surplus from operating Acct  7043 82 15,640.87  Total ; $19,628.84  OPERATING ACCOUNT  Mcdicnl   Supplies ... .:.., $  "Viator, Light and Fuel    ���������Laundry '. .,.���������..  Salaries .,   General Expense   _  Tnterent nnd TnRurianoo   667.D8  645 ������U  392*20  3074.98  8*199.02  313.43  Provisions ��������� .,      1278.14  Repairs and Alterations  Doproelation on Equipment...  Linen, etc,   Reserve for bad find doubtful  debts.. .,......,,..'   Surplus to Capital acct...:.   Total...,.,:,;.,  790.71  500.00  210.92  2000.00  704332  $17,811.76  Cnsh Donations $ 1346.77  Government Grants  3063.80  Village Granto...  448.10  Hospital Fees... ;.  8797.02  Special Grants  Suspense Acct  2025 44  ���������    - 150.20  Equipment Donations      1284 60  210.92  Linen Donation  $17.3*11.75  I CERTIFY tlmt I lmvo examined and chocked tho hooka and- vouchers of  the rtboyo Aw-oelation and find the nbov-u balance shoot n true stntomont of tho  Aiu-oc-alloii'*! ulTairf- according to the books. R. M. CHANDLER, Auditor.  Bonners Ferry had a 50-inch  snowfall in December.  Up to January 3rd, Rossland  has had 79 inches of snow.  Bonners Ferry had 23 inches of  moisture in 1934. 27 inches was  the record for "1933,  The' outbuiPof th e Trail srriel ter  for 1934\iC placed at .$8,246,157.  33 per cent. oft this" was zinc v  The 1935 Selkirk borispi***] will  be held at TKimberley, January  24> 25 and 26~weather-permitting.  Commencing at the first of the  year the provincial  police are in  charge   of  police work at Arm  strong.  Despite the depression, Fernie  curling club starts the season  with more members th*in last  winter.  Shareholders of the First National Bank at Bonners Ferry are get-  tint? a dividend of $6 per share on  1934 operations.  The Observer believes Salmon  Arm consumed more turkeys at  Chrestmas *uhan any place of its  six in the province.  Auto licenses fees paid at Bonners Ferry are $1600 in excess of  the amount received in 1933.  854 passenger cars bought plates.  For the first half of 1934  county officials at Bonners Ferry  have $43,545 of unpaid taxes.  The period a year ago the total  was $78,233. ,  Over a five year period the  Herald states the householders at  Penticton are using 47 per cent.  more "juice." 70 per cent,  more energy is being sold than in  1929  Kimberley had ho few netdy to  look after at Christmas that the  United Church in that town donated clothing, canned goods, foodstuffs and toys for distribution  in Cranbrook.  Harry King of Porthill is one of  the six of the unemployed who  will $et in a couple of^ months  trapping predatory animals in  Boundary country. They will  specialise in cougar, coyotes, lynx  and bobcats..  ��������� Courier: Sales at the Cranbrook liquor store for 1934 are  roughly-eBtimated to be at least  12% better thcitt for 198.V X're-  ChristttiiEia Rules were tit leant  $1000 hipjher than ib*** yew before,  and wore well up lo those of four  and five years ago.  4  '   ���������  4  4  4  ���������  4  4  ��������� 4  1  4  4  *  4  I  4  4  4  i  4  i  4  ���������  4  '  i  4  I  4  4  I  <  4  .m.A .K.A.A^.%./t.A..A.Jk.^.. + ,^i - m.-  mM        StmBSiiy      MmB3t  24- Hours a  ���������That is what you get when you burn Creston  Transfer     Coal.    We    especially     recommend  Corbin Wmmneo GomS  fog" mfiemtmBi* and Range*  P.O. 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The  diver can remain below the surface  for about 25 minutes. He is quite  free of the ropes or air tubes which  usually connected divers with a boat  overhead. At the public demonstration three men remained under water  for a long period.  tc  ������*������  Hon. lyeman Tokugawa, retiring'  Japanese minister to Canada, left Ot-j  tawa recently for his new post as*  Japanese minister to Turkey. j  George Jihlavec, 50, Dugald, Man., j  farmer was instantly killed when the!  Cheap Flying For Masses  Aviation Club In "England Has Over  400 members  With the slogan, -'Cheap Flying  For The Masses," the Northamptonshire Aviation Club reported at thc  opening of its clubhouse recently at  Sywell, England, that its plan is a  success.   It has more than 400 mem-  truck he was driving crashed into a, ..,..,  60-foot    pole    protruding   from    the  bersV ** majority being small mer  rear of another truck.  Stephen Leacock, Canadian humor  1st, was presented   the   Mark Twain | ������a7~TI  medal, awarded annually by the Mark j  Twain Society.    Leacock is professor  of economics at "McGill University.  Under the farm-help relief plan,  4,400 single unemployed men have already been placed on Manitoba farms  this winter and the relief commission  expected last winter's total of 5,140  placements would be exceeded.  Some form of   agricultural  output (  restriction was an imperative need to |  benefit the next growing season, E. i  D. Barrow, M.L.A., provisional president of  the    new   British   Columbia  Chamber of  Commerce,  said   in   an  address to the advertising and sales  bureau of the Vancouver   Board   of  Trade.  Total  forest fires  damage  in British Columbia during 1934 was *$S**>S,-  chants and artizans. The subscrip^  tion is $6.25 a year and the club  finance instructions to the extent of  hour, providing the student  gets his flying license within eight  hours. The club is expected to become the*"iafgest civil aviation organisation in the country.  FASHION FANCIES  AQ1  ^iU      J-8-���������       ������������������  ception of 1925, Hon. A. Wells Gray,  minister of lands, reported. The damage was three times greater than  the previous year, and the area  burned over, 649,611 acres, was more  than double that of 1933.  William Gillespie, Thessalon, Ontario, farmer, revealed he was investigating a report a white woman  who might be his sister had been  found among Indians of Link Lake,  near the Ontario-Manitoba boundary,  almost half a century after she disappeared on a berry-picking expedition. Maud Gillespie, the sister, disappeared 46 years ago at the age of  12.  l  Trying Out Welded Rails  i&xpcrimcnt Being Made In Germany  By State Railway  Welded rails are being used in tests  being made by the German State  Railway to determine whether they  can be used at high rates of speed  and whether they cause any bad  effects to the trains. A trial railroad line has been constructed of  welded rails, each approximately 98  feet long and so connected that there  aro practically no joints. An express  train, without passengers, will be  driven over this line until a mileage  of about 62,500 is attained. These  tests are to last about three months  with 10 trips being made each day  at a speed of from 75 to 95 miles  an hour.  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  JANUARY7 27  PETER'S JmKIAI*  Golden text: "Wherefore let him  that thinketh he standeth take heed  lest he fall." I. Corinthians 10:12.  Lessons:    Mark 14:12-27.  Devotional reading: Psalm 51:1-9.  HZ8  JHL*a~~M.3l'Ha  TBAOt   MJIRK H COiSTERED  little Journeys In Science  THE ELECTRON  (By Gordon H. Guest, M.A.)  Electricity is one of man's most  useful servants and has added much  to our bodily comforts. Some years  ago scientists began to wonder as to  the nature of electricity. It is only  within the last thirty years that the  electron theory has been developed.  In 1891, a scientist, G. Johnstone  Stoney, suggested the name electron  for the natural unit of electricity. The  modern scientist believes that negative electricity consists of electrons  and it has been shown that it takes  1845 electrons to weigh as much as  one hydrogen atom. It is usually considered by scientists that matter is  granular and electrical in nature.  There is very convincing evidence to  prove that the hydrogen atom is  made up of one positive electron  called a proton and one negative  electron, which is usually called the  electron.  What is called an electric current  is now believed to be simply a flow  of electrons through a wire; and it is  considered that good conductors of  electricity such as gold, silver and  copper, have a good many electrons  loosely held. In the case of nonconductors, it seems that there are  few free electrons.  When a glass rod is rubbed with  silk, the negative charge taken on by  the silk is due to the fact that some  free electrons are rubbed off the  glass; while the glass, having lost  electrons,' takes on a positive charge.  In general, it is assumed that a neutral body takes on a positive charge  when it loses electrons, and a negative charge when it gains electrons.  Lightning can also be explained by  means of the electron theory. Electrons, or charged molecules of air,  serve as nuclei around which moisture of the air may condense. In  time the droplets grow in size until  they fall as rain-drops, and it appears that they carry down large  numbers bf stray electrons, the final  result being that a very great potential is developed, followed by the passage or a "bolt" between the cloud  and the earth.  Explanations And Comments  Peter*.-- Over-confides^������ In His Loy-  altv to His Lord, verses 27-31. Jesus  said to the d'sclnles, "You will aii be  disconcerted [Moffatt's translation!  for it Is written Ca free adaptation of  Zechariah 13:7], I will smite the shepherd and tho sheen shall be scattered  abroad." "The quotation ia intended  to alleviate the scandal of the disciples' conduct, by snowing that it  was foretold" (Dummelow). The  Shepherd was smitten, and the sheep  were scattered���������all the disciples fled.  Peter and John (Jn. 18:15) followed  afar off.  Confidently and boastfully Peter  exclaimed, "Although all shall be  offended, yet will set I." "Peter  sinned in three wavs at once," explains the ancient writer Euthvmius:  "(1) in contradicting the prophet and  the Christ, <2) in placing himself  above the rest, (3) in trusting in himself alone, and not In the help of  God."  "Verily I say unto thee, that thou1,  to-day, even this night," solemnly  Jesus told him, "before the cock crow  twice, shalt deny me thrice."  Peter's Denial of His Lord, verses  51-54, 66-72. After the agony in  Cethsemane, the betra7/al and arrest  of Jesus (verses 32-50), Peter followed him at a distance to the palace of the high priest. Peter was  warming himself by the Are which  glowed in an open charcoal brazier.  Nights are cold in Jerusalem in the  ,������������������.-~*~.-~~        m^JI      M.X. ~.      4lmm*m     W.....4*      V..8..4.     VtAAYl  apnugi   auu   uie   uic   muou   jjStc   USSI.  welcome.  One of the maids of the hirrh priest  approached him and said, "Thou also  wast with the Nazarene, even  Jesus."  "I neither know nor understand  what thou sayest," Peter said, utter-  lv bewildered by the happenings of  the night.  Peter went out into the porch and  the cock crew. Turning to the men  near by, the maid said, "This is one  of them," and he denied it. A little  later, after Peter had been talking  and had betrayed by his speech that  he came, from Galilee (Mt. 26:27) his  companions declared, "Of a truth  thou art one of them; for thou art a  Ga"-V-:a.n."  Then Peter began to curse and to  swear. He invoked a curse upon  himself if what he were telling were  not true when he said, "I know not  this Man of whom ye speak."  UR.  POWDER  HOLDS  9 B   Q-*S**r  59  When this dentist's grand prescription for hold-  ins plates Srraly,  snugly and comfortably in. place  has the largest  sale in the world  ���������there's a reason  ������������������ask your dentist���������he prescribes  it���������never causes  soreness���������inea-  ������sensive=>  in*D,!U/bnTktt7l _  - ��������� ������\.f ? jubevti *u *-.������  POWDER  fON HOLDtN*  ������BNTAL PLATES  ORMLVINPlMt.  YOUR HANDWRITING REVEALS  YOUR CHARACTER!  By ILAWRENCE HIBBB31T  (At.  Rights ReserredY  An Outstanding Tragedy  i*r*si *t        a\    .    ������������������.,_���������  Wiii   t>5������c  rmiia.ugj'iisc.  Experiments conducted in the Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., tend to provo that  amoking dulls man's sense of taste.  kCef Rid of Disfiguring.  JZjCL.  BLOTCHES AND ALL  SKIN RASHES WITH  /Dr. D.D.n������nnfo'Liquid  Prescription, mado und  "tfimrunifrefl !>v tli������ mukeru of^  rC������-������pui-iu** Italian Uuli-i.     Tri������r  bottlr* 'Ilk* ut your druggim.    jf-  W.    N.    U.    2082  DESIGNED      ESPECIALLY       FOR  MATURE      FIGURE     TO      DISGUISE   OVERWEIGHT ��������� AND  IT DOES  IT BEAUTIFULLY  Ry Ellen Worth  This charming dress of black satin,  back crepe expresses simple dignity  for the mature figure. The vestee is  white starched lace. Tho rever col-  lor la outlined by shiny surface of  thc crepe, which makes a very effective trim. There is slight fulness  toward tho hem. of tho length-giving  paneled skirt, which gives nice freedom for walking.  You'll bo astonished how quickly  you can mako this dress���������and for a  very nominal sum.  Pebbly crepe silk, lightweight  woolons, velvet, etc., aro equally  lovely to carry it out.  Stylo No. 003 Is designed for sizes  86, 88, 40, 42, 44, 40 and 48-inchos  bust. Size 3G requires 4'A yards of  30-inch material with V.��������� yard of 18-  inch or wider contras-tUng.  Patterns 20c cadi. Address mall  orders to: Pattern Department, Winnipeg Newspaper Union, 175 McDor-  wiot Ave. .Tfl., Winnipeg.  Find oho 20c oxtra if you wIhIi a  copy of our Fall iand Winter Fashion  Magazine. Pattern und magavslnofi  aro mailed pout paid.  "How to Mako Bettor Drosses"  booklot, a helpful guido to flowing,  1������ obtainable for 20c. Whether you  aro a beginner or quite adept with  tho noodle, wo think it would pay  you to obtain a copy.  British  Admiralty  Adding Them  To  Naval Aviation Units  The British admiralty has decided  to add autogyros to its naval aviation units; the Dally Telegraph reported.  Commenting on the reported decision, the newspaper's naval expert,  Hector Bywater, declared:  "Under the present circumstances  airplane carriers are Indispensable.  The admiralty, however, would welcome a perfected autogyro or airplane able to land In a small area,  rendering unnecessary large airplane  carriers, which aro burdensome and  vulnerable.  RUN DOWN ?  TAKE WINCARNIS  If work nnd -worry have pot tho better  of vou nnd yon ore feeling weak nnd  Ustlesfl, follow tho recommendation  of moro than 20,000 mcdii- men.  Tako Wincarnis three times du..,,'.  To thousands who onco felt ns you feel  now, thia ndvico haa proved invaluable.  WinonrnlH bringa to you nil the vnlunhln  elements of grapes (2H lbs. in each  bottle), nnd tho strength building  oontont of beef nnd malt extract. It  la not. a drug, hut n dolicioun, blood  and tissue buikiinp- wino which quickly  soother* tired nerve- and builda now  wells of enorgy.  From tho time vou start taking Win-  cnmlf- you will nloop bottor, wake mora  elinorfully,   nnd   feel   moro  nearly  ns  ?rou   uhould.    Vou  will   know,   then,  tow wonderful il in to bo on the road  to HUHtninetl, vigorous health.  For thoHO who aro run-down, or who  World Remembers  Collapse  Of Tay  Bridge In 1879  There have been a few outstanding tragedies in the world's history  which have photographed themselves  on men's minds so that neither time  nor circumstances seem able to  obliterate them. The Lisbon earthquake, the last day of Pompeii, the  loss of the Titanic, these are instances of them. What happened this  night in 1879 Is yet another.  It is one of those stories which are  quickly told yet leave much to  the  imagination.   The necessary facts to  bring it to the mind, to conjure up  the horror of it, are few indeed.   We  need only to know that in 1878 the  first great bridge over the River Tay,  in Scotland, was built.   It was nearly  two miles long, had  84  spans,   and  was 90 feet high.    One of the wonders of the world at that time, It was  destined to stand but a few months.  As this night Jn 1879 thc sun went  down in a wreck of scattered clouds.  There was a high   wind   which   increased   In velocity till it blew  with  tremendous force,   sweeping   up   tho  river at incredible speed.  In the blackness of that terrible  night a train with Its human freight  rushed across tlio bridgo, but never  reached tho other end. In an instant  13 of tlio great spans wore lifted  bodily, swayed a moment ovor thc  black wateis of the river, and then  crashed with tho train and all who  wero in it.  Out of time Into eternity thoy  went. Tho world shuddered. So, at  that groat price, wac bought the  knowledge whereby a stronger bridgo  wan built.���������Ottawa Journal, Dec. 28,  (Editor's Note: Have you had youi  handwritnig analysed by this well-  known graphologist? Join the throng  of those who have done so, and learn  what your writing tells about you).  ������������������������****���������  Another batch of extracts from replies mailed this week shows the  scope of the interest aroused by this  series of articles. Letters are coming in from coast to coast, and In  practically every case, a graphologi-  cal analysis is able to reveal the help  that is needed.  Miss "Nellie1": The outstanding,  characteristic In your nature is youi  procrastination. You put off doing  things that demand immediate attention. This is one of the worst of the  minor traits of character, and 3  strongly advise you to cultivate mor������  promptitude and decisiveness.  Miss J���������, Toronto: Have nothing tc  do with your married man friend. H������  is not quite the innocent sufferer h<  pretends to be. I imagine that if yot  were to have a talk to his wife you  would find that he has chronicallj  neglected her, and that he has always had a passion for other women  Leave him. alone, or the day will  come -when you will be sorry yov  ever met him. His handwriting it  strongly unfavourable.  H���������, Winnipeg: By all means tak*.  up a course in advertising make-up.  You certainly liave a talent for thiw  kind of thing, and you will not. go  far wrong In working hard at it. Thh  is one of the most lucrative vocation/  that a young man can embrace.  Mrs. ���������, Sarnia: The only thing tc  do with your husband is to show him  that he is merely alienating youi  daughter by treating her as a school-  child. He, like many other fathers,  forgets that he was once young himself, and that it is too much to expect  that young people will see eye to eye  with maturity. His writing indicates  that he is somewhat domineering, and  that he likes to 'rule'. But he must  understand that he cannot rule the.  lives of his children for ever. And,  judging by   your   daughter's   hand-  suffer from rnggod nerve*-, innomnla,  anaemia or debility, Wincarnia in n  mnrvelouA tonlo. Get "Wlncnmis from  "your druaiti-ifc today. ��������� Salon Ageiitn:  Harold F. lUtohlc ������S* Co, Ltd,* Toronto.  Carried Hot Meal  Baked bean*?, codfish and potatocn,  a typical New "England meal, were  cooked at Portland, Maine, and,  otlll hot, served for supper in Portland, Oregon, tho same night. It was  tho atart of tho now air oppress  transportation oorvlco between north-  em Now England and tho Pacillc  coamt.  Mrs.'"Woeful": The trouble with  you is that you are giving ln to your  worries too easily. You should be  cultivating outside interests, providing as much variety for jrourself as is  possible. To nurse your troubles,  and, not only that, but to imagine  worries that are non-existent, is  merely to create a neurotic condition,  and, after all, it is so needless. Take  hold of yourself and shake off thoso  nervous cobwebs that are gradually  encircling your mind. I have written  you, suggesting a regimen for you  to follow.  Miss E3���������: You aro at an age when  you are Inclined to exaggerate these  lovers' tiffs. At 19 it is hard to feel,  complacent when things go wrong in  one's love affairs, but time will show  that you had nothing to fear, because  I am convinced that the young man  was sincere when he told you that  ho loved you, and before long, things  wdl turn out alright again. In any  cane, you arc rather young to feci  that your life Is blighted, whatever  tho outcome.  *    #    *  Havo you any problems that aro  worrying you? Do you want to  know what your handwriting reveals? You may be surprlwed at tho  revelations. And an analysis often  tolls you things about your friend?,  tliat you did not know. Send specimens of tho writing you want  analysed, stating blrthdato in each  case. Send 10c coin for each apecl-  men, and enclose with 3c stamped  addressed envelope, to: Lawrence  I-Iibbcrt, Graphologist, care of Winnipeg Newspaper Union, 175 Mc-  Dormot Ave., Winnipeg, Man. All  letters aro strictly confidential. Replies will bo mailed out as quickly  us possiblo but please allow at least  two weeks for a reply.  Parent, concluding tho recital of  hlH exploits���������"And that, my boy, Is  what I did In tho Qroat War."  Son���������"But, Daddy, why did they  want ao many mon beside you?" THE   BEYIEW* -, OBESTOK.   B.    C.  ���������./���������  A Law Every  Mother Should  Know and Observe  Never Give Your Child An  Unknown Remedy without  Asking Your Doctor First  1  m^-J  According   to &md  any doctor you  a*-.k,   the   only  safe   way   is  ttCVST   to    give  your   cliild   a  remedy   you   don't   know   all  about, iviihout asking him first.  When it comes to "milk of  magnesia," that you know everywhere, for over 60 years, doctors  have said "PHILLIPS' Milk of  Magnesia for your child."  So���������always say Phillips* when  you buy. And, for your own  peace of mind, see that your  child gets this; the finest men  know. Made in Canada.  "Be-  bust  atn t A A a***- 1 ������������������������  *>������A-a^aVVa-.WJ-lJ.jr ���������  study. Finally he rose and shook his  finger menacingly under Stone's nose.  "You been drawin' our pay," he  said. "You been eatin' Hour-glass  grub an' when you find two Broken  Spur men stealin' cattle you say not  a word about it. You tell only my  manager and even he keeps it from  me.   I can't sabe it a-tall."  "I had a darned good reason fcr  only tellin' Crews," said Stone evenly; "and Crewe's got a good reason  for not tellin' you. I saw 'em���������yes.  The word of one -witness will not convict any one. There would be two of  them against me. You'd never get  anywhere on my evidence alone. We  need more than that.   .   .   ."  Crewe nodded agreement and that  angered Carr still more. He snatched  a decanter from the shelf and poured him a gargantuan drink.  "Dog-gone you," he snarled,  tween you, you're goin' to  me.   .   .   ."  "Listen   to   me,   Joe   Carr.  Crewe   went   into   action  "You    an'    me's    been    friends    for  twenty  years.   You   been   tr-yin'   to  run your business against a bunch o'  crooks.    You might have done it but  for that."     .   .   .  He jerked a hand  at   the   decanter.   ...    "Stono   is  playin'  as square as he knows.    Of  course he's green to the cow-country  and he don't know a hell of a lot. He  brung you in some good dope.    We  know sow that Dustin was kespin*  a wagon In the hills with a bunch of  men stealin'   everything "they   could  find.    We know  that he was grub-  stakin' old man Kane. Why? That's  what I want to know?    That notebook that Gray flogged out of Corse's  pocket looks funny to me,   .  .   ."  At that moment Edith camo in,  Hushed from riding, and stood watching them. Her gaze took in the red  notebook that Carr had laid on the  table; then it went* to Stone. She  found herself wondering about Stone.  There was no question of his eternal  greenness! The very cows would  eat him���������yet . . . ? On every occa-  T thought he was lyin* about hav- sion when he had been tested he had  In' lost that notebook," he muttered  come   out    successful.   Her   puzzled  You can assist others by refusing  to accept a substitute for the  genuine Phillips' Milk of Magnesia. Do this in the  interest of yourself       ,_ _,.  andyourchildren   ^Lss^"8"r",������v  ��������� and In the in-  "���������"nm ������&������ zi  terest  of   the  public in general.  Phillips*  Afii&r^Afeiyiije&ieL.  THE TENDERFOOT  By  GEOHGE B.  RODNEY  Author of "The Coronado Trail",  "The Canyon Trail", Etc.  CHAPTER. IX.���������Continued  disgustedly. "It's just barely possible  that Corse or Gray may have found  it. I'll have to find out that. Anyhow Peyotl will never tell what took  place up here.   .   .  ..**'"  He knew that he -was perfectly  safe. Though old Kane -was fairly  well known in Seco yet at times he  had been gone more than two years  without exciting comment.  "I'm the only one who knows about  this find," muttered Dustin. "And  it's a cinch now that no one will tell  about Corse and Gray rustlhU the  Hour-glass stuff. Come on here,  Peyotl," he shouted. "Give a hand  here."  Together they carried the limp fig-  atfA   \~*\    "l8<*>   J^S.S*rO*Clr     "*.--***!?^?>"h:     ?mr?     *"^?^  him at rest under the desert stars.  Afar a coyote on a distant, wind-bitten ridge sent up a wailing howl as  Peyotl slunk off to the fire and shivered over the flames. Two hours  later they got their ponies and headed slowly back for the yellowing  flatlands under the rising sun.  gaze went past Stone to   where,   on  Gerald Keene made? him of prime  Importance just now. Stone broke  the silence with? a sharp exclamation  that was half oath.  . ''Well," said Crewe.   '"Spit it out.  What's hit you now?"  "How far is it up to that place  would you say?*'  "Huh. You've been there. I'd say  it's about twelve miles.    Why?"  "Give me that book and you and  Mr. Carr wait here. I want to try a  notion of mine. It may not work.  I'll be back by night."  Edith rose to hefc feet with a quick  little exclamation.;  "I'm going with you," She said  quickly. "You don't want to take one  of the men of; course. Anyhow,  they're all out.   But I mean to go."  His eyes sought and found hers.  He knew instantly that no distrust  underlay her words. There was a  lightness in her eyes and a quick  smile on ,her lips that forbade any  thought of guile. His own quick  smile replied to hers:  "I'll sure take good care of you  if you care to come," he said*. 'Til  get your pony, Miss Edith."  In ten minutes he was back with  his big Isabella horse and her pony  and they clattered out of the enclosure, past the corrals and turned  into the open trail that led westward  toward the foothills. Crewe and  Carr sood watching them till their  figures were swallowed up by the  red dust.  "There's somethin' damn funny  about that man Stone," quoth Crewe.  "I'm satisfied he's as straight as they  make 'em but he's sure somthing different from what he give out."  "He hasn't given out anything,"  growled Carr. "All I get is a notion  of a husky fellow. He's never been  range-trained. Anybody can see that  but he's willing and he "wants to  learn. Of course he's a fool if he  goes into the cattle business. To do  that a man's got to have money to  start it and if he's got money he's a  double-dyed damned fool to put his  money in any game that he don't  know thoroughly.    See?"  Crew "saw."    He saw more than  DON'T RISK BAKING FAILURES . . .  "*'~*~-"-~~*~*3~~?-~g-Sg"'f"'^^ 1111 HI J JI 811W1MI  "DON'T TAKE CHANCES WITH  INFERIOR BAKING POWDER.  LESS THAN It WORTH OFMAG3C  IV1AKES A FINE-BIO CAKE, AMD  MAGIC ALWAYS GIVES GOOD  RESULTS,"  says MISS ETHEL CHAPMAN,  popular cookery editor of The  Farmer.  I  Leading Canadian Cookery Experts warn  against trusting good ingredients to Inferior  baking powder. They advise MAGIC Baking  Powder for perfect cakes!  CONTAINS NO ALUM���������This statement on every tin Im  your guarantee that Magic Baking Powder Is free from '  alum or any harmful Ingredient.   ' Made in Canada  discoloration of the stream   due   to!  some iron deposit.  "Up Red Water to Stink-in' Water  . Funny names they   gave ' the  places," muttered Stone.  "Yes. ..." Edith knew them well  and was versed in the legends of the  land. "They call the next deep valley Stinking "Water because of its  sulphur springs. The Indians named  It   many   years   ago.    Even    sheep  ������������������_������������.     ^_J_lV     4-V.~     ���������.._������._..     J-V.^_^  wuii 8.   .xiiua.  xxa8s    nawi     uivic.     <.     .<    .  Here we are in Red Water canon . . .  Now what?"  Their ponies pawed at the yellowed  soil and scornfully nosed aside the  water in the shallow pools.  "Up the valley seven one   .-  .   ."  8.��������� ���������!J ^_J���������������_J.I.���������8��������� J������4-_ *m ^mm-trntt-mm  uc      oaiu      icucuuvcijr, \aj      J*      m������itc  birch.   .   .   . Then up Stinkin* Water  three two to a sunk can.   .   .   ."  (To Be  Continued)  Was: Grown On Trees  Wax is grown on trees by Chinese  farmers, who have utilized the wax-  making properties of a small Chinese  insect. This insect spins cocoons of  pure wax, and its masters have  learned how to make it produce enormous quantities of the material.  the porch,  Red Thom   was   flicking   Carr said and he stood staring out  bits of adobe at a lizard.    Then she  Little Helps For This Weel*  CHAPTER X.  That telegram from Gerald Keene  caused hot debate at the Hour-glass.  Old Joe Carr waa lifted to the Seventh Heaven of anticipation. The  nephew of his old partner, himself  half-owner in the ranch, could do no  less than help.  He held conference after conference with Crewo, and Stono, because  of hla alleged intimacy with Gerald  Keene, was called into those meetings. Plan after plan waa disputed  by tho ilerce-oyed old cattle-man,  "I know Dustin's got his knife out  for me," he said. "I know hla gang  of thieves has beon stealin' mo deaf,  dumb an' blind but I got no proof."  "Stono has," said Crowe. "Toll him  what you told mo about sooln' Corse  and Gray ear-markln' that calf," ho  aald,  Stone tolcl nnd Carr's face waa a  ARE YOU WEAK?  Mrn.   W.   "Bowmnn   of  10 Wheeler Ave,, C.uc'ph,  Ont..   Mid:   "I   !u<l   lont  welplit throuqh poor up*  pcttlc,   X   Imtl   Imclcaclie.i  nml   hciMlnchea   and    felt  mlf-cruWc,    I    took    Dr.  PleracV   Golden   Medical  Dittcovev-y nml  wiin  noon  enjoyln-y splendid lienlth."  All tlnittrrlMd. "Now n'-se, tnl-letu SO eta.,  Ilruild $11.00. Lnriro n\*������. tnlm, or liquid, ������l,.ig,  . \v>lte Dr. Pierce'-. Clinic, Huffalo, N. Y.,  for net* incd'c.il advice.  W.    N.    IT.    20J52  heard her father ^peak;. . ........  ^mmm..      ...r^m.....     .. ��������� ......    ^J.m^..m. nrmrms.m      ������������^      ^. m*^ m*  talkin' of  .   .7 I'll get it."  He got it from his desk and studied  it wordlessly for a full minute.  "Of course old Shammy-skin Kane's  a fool," he said. "He's been wonder-  in' foot-loose over the ranges for so  long that his brains are addled. They  get that way sometimes. But I dont  believe he's big fool enough to tie  himself up with Dustin unless he's  got a stranglehold on him. I'd like  to find the old fool and find out what  he thinks he's found. Let's see. . ."  And again he fell to studying the  book.  "���������One half to Dustin.   .   ."    Huh I  That means of course that Dustin's  been   grub-stakin' him.    Why  would  Dustin grub-stake him?    The answer  is that Dustin knows Shammy-skin's  on the trail of somethin" good.   .   .*"  Stone snatched the book.  "There's more   to   it   than   you've  guessed yet," he said curtly.    "Tho  man   gives   rather   plain   directions  here.   ... If we've got sense enough  to read 'em    He hasn't   given   this  book to Dustin, probably because he  doesn't  trust  Dustin.    Evidently he  lost the book and thoso   men   Gray  and Corse, up in that   part   of   tho  range stealin' your cattle, happened  to find It.    Corse and Gray may or  may not know   what   Kano   knows.  The main thing is  .   .   . Find Kano  and also find out, before we find him,  what It Is he thinks he's got.   Let's  see tho directions again.  ..." And  he read:  " 'Red Water canon seven to ono to  whlto birch. Up Stinking Water  three two to sunk can'."  ". . .By God, Frank! ..." Carr  sprang into life. "That sounds like  wbatevw   it   in,   Is   on   Hoiir-glni***-  land ������������  "Thoso arc distances," said Stono  sharply. "But what's ho usln* as a  unit? That's tho question. It can't  bo a hundred-foot tape, I doubt if  a prospector carries a watch.  .  ."  They oat and stared at each other  and Edith saw thoir faces chungo.  From time to tlmo hor father and  Crowo oyod each other but always  thoir ga&so came back to Stone. It  was pretty clear that for noma rca-*  son thoy woro depending on this  stranger to tho Hour-glass. Tho  moro fact that ho and he alone had  been able to put' Carr In touch wit!:  over the flat at Edith and Stone as  they turned westward and followed  the tortuous line of wire-fence toward the hills.  Edith, too, wondered a great deal  about her companion. He could ride.  She knew that he was not afraid of  any one or, as far as she saw, of anything, but that might be the result  of ignorance, but his lamentable  ignorance of all ranch matters was  almost laughable at times. She half-  turned in her saddle as his horse  nosed up alongside the girth of her  mount.  "You've been with us at the Hour-  _!���������������_    1^������������������     ���������-.���������._%.     JB^mm.    m~.-.  some questions, haven't you?" she  asked. A look in her gray eyes might  have told him that those questions  were not altogether prompted by idle  curiosity.  "Sure. Go ahead," he said cheerfully.  "Where did you come from and  how did you happen to land on the  Hour-glass ? You know Mr. Keene  pretty well, don't you? You must  know him well for him to have given  you the letter that he did."  "He owns a big garage in Cato,"  ho said non-committally. "That's  whero I saw him last. I've known  him a good many years. When I  learned about tho ranch, I got him  to give me the letter but when I got  hore the Hour-glass happened to need  a man and I didn't need to use the  letter.'"  "Did you work for Mr. Keene at  the garage?"  "For a while, yes'm.   ..."  "Don't say  'Ma'am'    to   mo,"   sho  said sharply.  "Whafll I say then?"  "You    might    try    'Edith/"'    sho  laughed.    "Most of tho others do."  "All right M' . . . I me un Edith  ..." Thoy both pockotlaughcd and  lot it go at that and thoy lot thoir  horses out ovor tho level. That long,  treeless mesa swept away in mile  aftor mile of pleasant grass-land dot-  tod horo and thoro With stunted mosquito and flro-tipped ocatilla and it  pitched slightly up till its hedge was  cut by a deep canon. Red Wator  canon tliat took its name from tho  "Fear none of those -things which  thou shalt suffer . . . Ye shall have  tribulation ten days; be thou faithful unto death and 3 will give thee  a crown of life."   Revelations 2:10.  Then O jny soul be j^t" afraid,._  On liinTw-ho thee *and all things .  made:  Do thou all calmly rest;  Whate'er   may   come,   whate'er  may go, V  Our Father in the heavens must  know-  In all things what is best.  Guide me O Lord in all changes  and varieties of the world, that in aii  things that shall happen I may have  an evenness and tranquility of spirit,  that my soul may be wholly resigned to Thy divlnest will and  pleasure, never murmurming at Thy  gentle chastisements and fatherly  correction.  Thou are never at any time nearer  to God than when under tribulation  which he permits for the purification  and beautifying of thy soul.  S a.u. She makes ������p the cMIAe-a'a lunches,  "wrap the eandwlthes In Para-Sani Heavy  Waxed Pap**." she says, "because 1 know  thai Pawa-San! will keep ������-.ss: .htA. !a fact,  1 use Para-Sani from the sracn box a dotal*  time* each day���������for llnlnc cake pant, keeping  celery crisp and prelecting food ffsshasM  and flavour."  9 a.������. She atari* ,Jiet diutlns*���������bat the na  longer ������ie������ llnty* dusty cloihr. She waa  Wonder Papor, which doaa dmtlns, cleaning  ���������nd pollfhlns all In one simple operation.  Wonder Paper Is among hsr most recant dl������-  covaries. "it saves so ertsch Hrae," she ssy������;  "end keeps my furniture brilliant ell the time.''  ffF^  Recalls Hard Journey  Calgary Man Walked To West Sixty  Years Ago     \  C. J. "Con" Duggan, at 90, recalls  how he walked to western Canada  from northern Ontario 60 years ago.  Wading through creeks and muskeg, tormented by blackflies and mosquitoes and practically without food,  he arrived at Fort Garry, now Winnipeg, 29 days after leaving Thunder  Bay, at tho head of the lakes.  Ho travelled the "Dawson route,"  mado famous by Col, Wolseley's  journey to quell the Red river rebellion in 1870, and used only once after  Duggan's historic journey. He still  has tho ticket for which ho paid $10.  On it is Inscribed:  "Red river route, No. 241, department of public works, Canada. Depot: "Thunder Bay, L.S., June 17,  1874.  "Good to O. .T. "Du������gnn for ono  passage from Thunder Bay to Fort  Garry. (Signed) M. J. Carpenter  and Co."  Thc party, consisting of 26 persons,  had two teams and wagons, but this  moans of transportation was only  aufllclcnt for their baggage.  10 a.m. Mrs. E. Conomy, while at her kitchen  table, needs a ahsat of waxed tissue to cover  an opened |am Jar. Pmlo-PaeV, ��������� clever pack  ������5 waxed '.Issue that henss on the wall and  yield* one sheet at a time, delivers the sheet  handily to her end she holds It on with an  elastic band. Presto-Pack tissue has ��������� hundred  uses.  ******  11 a.m. She prepares carrots and onions for  dinner. But she doem'1 use two pots. She  wraps each vegetable In Canapar Cookery  Parchment, puis both In the one pot/ and puts  them on a low heat. Canapar keeps each  veaeubi������ richly delicious in its own juices  and eliminates all odors. "I line roast pans  with Canapar, .too," she fays, "Fats won't  burn���������and I don't have to scour the pan.  Cooking In Canapar alio makes fish much more  delicious end no odor escapes."  JM     WW   SUbM   HkfiH   KOBE)  ^enta  ATENTS  A   Zjtat   Ot   "Wanted   Invention*,"   ivM  Vull Xnrormfttlott Hent Vree On Hequeat.  Blonde*] Score Again  Both gentlemen and the weather  profor tolondca. Reaearchcra at Mas-  aachuoetto Institute of Technology  proved by oxporlment that blonde  hairs wero tlie boat for use In an in-  Qtrumexit designed to test the humidity In tho atmosphere.  i&e.im. Her ii.*iv#������ nued *<*-cc.v*.r"ttfl, Sho  does that lob with Handl-Roll, a SS.foot roll  of paper. "'Handl-Ito'l," she says, "Is aver so  helpful. I use It to line drawers, cover shelves,  wrap parcals and doiem of other lobs that call  for long sheets of pepar."  Your D(ta!*r Sells Them All.  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Mrs. Putnam reported for  sick committee on visits at the hospital  and in the homes. She-will also have a  bridge at her home and donate the prizes,  proceeds for auxilia*-y work. Mrs. Vigne  reported for eommittpe on waya and  means, and had a couple of plans to  raise funds. The tea hostesses were Mrs.  "W. V. Jackson. Mrs. Bird and Mrs.  Bateman.  RED HEIFER ESTRAY  Came to my premises about December 16th, red heifer with white spots on  forehead, about 18 months old.? Owner  can have same on proving property and  paying expenses.   GEO. HOOD .Creston.  $-4*2  .95  \  ��������� a*  ft   ���������# A   west nooTenaypowsr & Up! Go., itii.  CAaYOH STREET     CRESTON,    B.C. 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FOR SALE���������At the Variety Shop,  Girls' Bonnets, 26c. Curtain Butterflies, 2 for 35c. Sewnom re. 29c. Also Ladies' Dresses, etc.  Due to the stormy weather that prevailed on Friday  night the usual  league  basketball games scheduled for that even  ing had to be postponed.  The storm at the first of the week  crippled the train service from both directions. Tuesday's westbound train  reaching Creston 24 hours late.  Creston   Board of  Trade is having  its  annual meeting and dinner this   (Thurs  day) evening at the King George Hotel,  I and a large turnout is looked for,  j In the municipal elections at Rossland  on Thursday last Wm. Arrowsmith was  elected mayor by a suhptantial majority.  He was elected a public school trustee.  A. Walde spent  the fore  part  of the  week at Cranbroob, where he  was play  ing on his old Fernie rink in   the  Crow  Nest curling bompiel  in   the  divisional  city.  The cold weather of the past week will'  enable Creston to secure its ice supply  locally, and it should be of excellent  thickness with the below zero weather  of the past week.  To-night's social attraction is the dance  at Compter.'** Hall with music by Creston Serenad rs orchestra, and an admission of 50 and 35 cents, which includes  supper.  HAY FOR SALE���������About 9 tons timothy and 25 tons slough hay and quantity of rushes. Will sell in any quantity  and deliver if desired. See Lazarus Louie  at Royal Cafe or leave word there.  At their meeting on Thursday last the  Hospital Women's Auxiliary completed  pla s for the dance on February 15th at  which the drawing takes place for the  ten acres of land or $750 cash pme.  Badly drifted roads, and temperature  that was around 15 below zero were responsible for the . cancellation of the  basketball games the men's and ladies'  teams were scheduled to play at Bonners  Ferry on Saturday evening.  TiieatreOalsjyiilia  i  AIM  A  ..XTaV  QDVf  *mTM.       M.   m  tti  'I've done my duty  . . . I've spied . . .lied  . . . cheated. . .given  all a woman can give.  Now give me the man I  love . . . it is the only  reward I ask.  ��������� *  WMt  tin  $ .26  .24  12  MyrnaLoy marvelous  in the romance of a  crimson      page     from  aU*OS~cu uSsiOryi  Myrna LOY  George BRENT  in  Stamboul Quest  Lwr*KT*?r  l\S11SZJLm  with  ATWILL  You will not be disappointed  when you come here, for we  have a complete stock of all  standard hardware, including  the newest articles.  You can do much cf sour  own repairing and construct'  ing with the help of this store.  Come in and see for yourself .  If there is any special item  you want, we will be glad to  order it for you.  G. Sinclair  Greston Hardware  M  *i  CM-  %  JO.  ft  at.  %  ft  ft  I  Ft,t-r0.-0-~)a--r������a--B^^  "i w n  'T #**AV*S TO PAYCASH AT THE IMPERIAL  SATURDAY-MONDAY SPECIALS  QUALITY���������the finest*  SERVICE���������-that satisfies.  PRICES���������that are always ihe lowest.  3  I  %  I  Greston Vaiiey Go-Operative Assn.  Phone 12  CRESTON  ft  i  #" <8"8y ^ 'y ap*y  ���������WW,'  ������������������ayy *������"^,^*^r**y w*  ���������fyg'T't **r-8r*  *^r���������v^r,������'������r���������w->r  ^l*J*������*a*li^i**S*l***W5**^^  u  We are Offering  Special Values an  ..Flanne.ettes  HORROCK'S White at 20c. and 25c..  HORROCK'S Striped at 20c. up to 35o.  HORROCK'S Pink and Red, good quality, 20c.  Also Grey, suitable for Children's Underweai\ at 25c.  Men's  All Wool  Sox  25c, 35c. to 75c. Pair    _   _ m  YARNS  including Paton <fc Baldwin's .Scotch  Fingerings in various colorings.  EC^TAikl IIFDI^A  ^*w, g m mI^B B^������lB"* BvB mSA  w B Uli BvBBiwiBmvIrl  BBOCERits        CO Wl PA NY   LTD.  HARDWARE  u  S������K7IJili������^  The fairly regular daily snowfalls that  have been in evidence since just before  Christmas came td an end Thursday  morhing, when a light rain commenced  to fall. Up to Wednesday the total  snowfall has been about 60 inches.  The bulldozer, used in clearing thf**  right of way on Creston Reclamation  Company, Limited, dyking operations  was pressed into service on Saturday, to  help plough out the badly drifted roads  following the gales .on Thursday and  Friday.  Creston had its annual blizzard commencing Thursday afternoon last and  continuing till almost Saturday noon.  The wind was not as strong as in the big  blow last winter, but lasted much longer.  The wind was so severe Friday morning  that it was necessary to close the school.  The coldest weather of the winter, and  one of the three coldest touches Creston  has ever known, was encountered on  Sunday morning when the mercury  went down to 23 below zero. It was 11  below Saturday a.m:, 13 below Monday,  two below on Tuesday, and 16 above  Wednesday.  An Ottawa despatch appearing in  Thursday's Nelson News states that the  Dominion government has made an np-  propriation of $30,000 for the erecti n of  a public building at Creston. Aa the  postal service is the only federal service  here it is presumed the sum must be for  a new postoffice building, which would  certainly be welcomed  Reports indicating a year of success  ful effort wero submitted at the annual  meeting of the W.M.S. of Trinity United  Church on Tuepday afternoon InBt at  which the following officers wore elected:  President, Mrs W. J. Avery; vice-proa-  Sdcnt, MrR. R. C. Phillips; secretary.  Mrs. P. Bunt; treasurer, Mrs. Bale;  temperance secretary, Mrs. P. BofT������sy;  stewardship secretary, Mrs Phillips;  suppy f-ecretary. Mra. Bunt; asflocSttte  helpers' secretary, Mrs. R. A. Comfort;  atranRers" secretary, Mra. A. II. Walker.  Tho annual mooting of Creston  Valley Hospital Aaaociwtion will bo beld  in Trinity United Church hall, nt 8 p.m.,  Tuuuduy, Jtiuuury 20th. Roportt, will ba  presented by the* president and secretary of thc hospital board and by tho  Ladles' Hospital Auxiliaries of Gr-wton  Valloy. Directors will bo elected to replace seven who automatically retire.  Tho following are eligible to vote nt tlie  mooting: Life members of tho asBonia-  tlon, annual members who havo paid the  annual too of ono dollar during 1034.  und Uiot-aj wlio have pui-di,anted UcI.o'.h on  tho proBont mombornhlp drivo. Mom-  bora of tlio uBPouiation aro asked to turn  out and bring their tickets with thom,  Tho aTanunry mooting of tho Womon'n  Auxlllnry to CroBton Post Canadian Lee-lot) wan hold on Tucmdny evening Inst.  Tho pro'ildnnl, Mrs. W. v. .Tnckson waw  In the chair, with momborB from*1 -Olstor,  Canyon and "Krlcltdori Ih attendance rc-  gardlepB of the bijd'iweiitbcr.   Variolic1 r������  1 GRAHAM WAFERS, with Honey; pkg.  $.21     g  2 Cello, wrap. g  **! ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������' ft  %    SPICES, all Varieties,in glass shakers, 2 for   .21   . g  S     CLAMS, Saanich, l's tall tins, 2 tins .:       .33     %  25     I  ������  ft  %  BEANS, Royal City, Green and Wax, 2 tins  BAKING POWDER, Blue Ribbon  12-oz. tins, 21c. , 3-lb. tins, 59c.  OVALTINE, New Low Price  9-oz. tins, 58c. 18-oz. tins, 98c.  ������8-a.^B^.^^.^������a#*a^^.^.8y mtW* m^^m ^ ������ya ^m*^mW"mW ^m^mw* ���������**" mm* mm*8ai^^8^ mm* iaa������y mw>*^**<>mW*mm   aa������>* mW* .^ a.a������ m*+ **+***��������� ^ *W^ *������ H>a������#  SERVICE PHONE ZO  I  1  |  QUALITY  m,mmtm\m. A ������..������>>������ A%.m Aa.8*.88Aa.8tW. AaA^A* ttm ������A������jlU  ������mm\\*MjBkmAL*Bmm\*^k^4m\mJbk*m^m*J^m.jLi.  \^S\\%mSm\wmWm\t^ WW   Ki .^^ H^  Here are some specials in which  you will be interested.  We commence stocktaking next month and to make this  work as light as possible we are offering remarkable values ih  all departments. Space does not permit featuring all of these  good buys, but here are a few samples of the thrifty shopping  you can accomplish.  NIGHTGOWNS���������-Ladies' Flannelette Nightgowns, well rmnrle. full cut, in heavy  White Flannelette, lont* and short  sleeves,   each 95c, $1.25  VESTS and BLOOMERS-AU   Wool and  Part   Wool   Ladies**   Vests    and  Bloomers  ..., 60c, SSc.  HOSE���������ladies' All Wool and Silk and Wool  Hose,   in   Gunmetal   and 'Biown  Shades   90c, $1.00  SWEATERS���������-MiflHea All Wool Fancy PiilU  over Sweaters, in good variety of  shades, each    .;....,. $1.25   .  GLOVES���������Ladies'  All   Wool ��������� Gloves,' Sand       '  sluide                  65c  GLOVES���������-Lined   Ohamisette Gloves,,.    ..75  SA     QPPPDQ  JLjaL ^"""'8'k      W^ H    ^     m    ^    H*l������'lt       '   ^^^  O ailL ������ 4mmmmJf       JL IL���������J^    JL^f JL^^    4%^  , Dry Goods.       Clothing*       Hardware*       Furniture  ������5,  !9  . i  v.ll  ���������Am  M  '���������.������!  $  1  *Nt������j  .^!:


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