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''���������-.���������-?.'"���������'. *'      - ?"     .?������������������''   " '"?.'������������������' ;     j-r:'~:j?':'r J'J:-'')\'-i}''\':'^'' ti^'0$\$Wj\  SlfltflvttM  Vol XXVL  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, JUNE 219 1935  No. 8  Long,Mali, Long  Modernize Plant  a  Hripkson Warehouse to Have  Rotary Grader and Wiper���������  Firm Will Have Very Latest  tn Packing Shed Equipment.  Recognizing the importance of. Erickson as a fruit centre, and the necessity of  providing growers-at that point with the  latest in the snape of packing house  equipment, Long, Allan &JL,ongs Limited,  advise that their, warehouse at Erickson  will be equipped with the new type of  rotary bin grader. " ���������  The rotary grader is similar, in <some  respects, to thc box bin type, the fruit  being carried along in similar cups; the  difference being that the fruit drops from  these cups onto a mi ving, belt From  this belt the fruit is shunted onto a canvass apron which 'feeds the fruit into the  rotary bins. Tber������- is no" actual drop  other than that from the cup onto the  belt.  The bins rotate continuously and as  the bin fills the inside tray settles down  toward the bottom. When the tray is at  the top the bin is only 5J-*** inches deep  20-foot re-  This will  The baseball feature at the Huscroft  recreation field on Sunday, was a game  between Lister-Huscroft single and married men in which the bachelors won 17  to 10-.  A. R. Bernard, who has been working  in a mine at TJsk, in northern B.C. returned on Saturday, and will be remaining for the present, at least, as tha .mine  has closed down.  Mr. and Mrs. Alex.  Crisby, who recently arrived from Big Valley, Alberta,  have purchased  the . interests   of- Bert  Dent in nis'ranch. here, and have taken"  possession of the property."  - Lister ��������� school "will-close on Tuesday  afternoon. This will be a centre for the  pupils of Huscroft and Lister schools  who are writingon the en ranee to high  school examinations, at which MissWeb.-  ster will "preside.  . -  The showery weather at the end of the  week and. during Sunday and Monday  was much welcomed here. While some  alfalfa had been cut at the Col. Lister.  Ed. Smith and H. Yerbury ranches and  will be spoiled, the moisture will help  make a much better crop for later cutting. -      .      , -^ "  Alice Siding  Rainy Weather  Strawberry Movement Halted at  All' .Valley   Points ��������� Exchange  Operating*    Pickup     Truck���������  . Creston  Produts, Ltd.,  Busy  Attached to the machine is a  turn flow belt sorting  table.  Guy Constable  was a business visitor*  at-Nelson at the. first of the week.    -    ���������  t:__ ~ ���������J  ������# .������������������   ������. M mm  CJor, J.  ���������> 1 --  . mm^'imM.  with  the  w>    **J~i **L -<^i&v  Bayonne  be a decided improvement on  type of revolving rollers.  With a rotary grader in operation Mr.  Allan announces it will be possible to  secure more uniformity in pack as well  as economy in operation, and to elimin  ate to_a large degree stem pun. tiirlng on  themore tender varieties of apples.  Along with tbe new grader Long, Allan  *& Long, Limited, are installing a Cutler  wiping machine. This machine, while  new to Creston valley, has been i *������ general use in the Okanagan for a Tnumher  of years. Its .purpose is to remove all  spray residue as .well as dust from the  apples, and with this machine Mr. Allan  expects it will also be possible to increase  the grade of the apples passing over the  grader.  - As the rotary iyoe of grades has only  been introduced into Okanagan p.acking  housijs within the pa-jt two years. Long.  Allan & Long, Limited; 'are to be��������� comr-  mended in thus keeping -abreast of -the  times, ' Mr. Allan * informs us ��������� that. no  effort will be_s*pared to provide-grojsrers  entrusting their business to ��������� th** firm  with the very best packing'facilities,.and  particularly such facilities- as will- bring  about more economy and efficiency in  the business.  employed  at -Tye  Mining Company.  Dr. J. Olivier of Creston, school officer  of health, paid his visit of inspection to  Alice Siding school on Friday:' -  *- Miss Bessie McDoagall of West Creston was here for the weekend with her  grandparents,' Mr. and Mrs. John Kelly.  Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Pease are at present holidaying* at Princeton, returning  with their son, Clarence, who was here  last week:*  "** ���������������.  *W. G. Armstrong is making good head  way with the erection of a new barn and  garage on his ten-acre ranch, next to-the  Schade place.  Mr.  V.*42*g*mm  mksmmWmmWCfK  Mi������s Fay Pendry is back from a three  weeks' visit with friends at Kimberl y.  Mr. andMrs C. H. Phillips of Kim*  berley were weekend visitors at tneir  ranch here.  Bert Dent and children have just l<������ft  for a visit with Mr "and Mrs, Jock Osborne near TwinTBays.7 V? 7 .  Mrs.,Frank Hollaus is homefrdm Cranbrook hospital? and is ?recoverin*!" nicely  from a rather serious operation.  D. J. McKee is back from Vancouver  where he had been. consulting medical  authorities in connection with his artificial leg.        '������������������'?,7 77 ������������������     -Y7Y7'?Y?Y?Y:  Rev. M,' Ci T. Percival of C reston was  here.for Anglican Church service oh Sunday afternoon. He announced that his  next yiwii, will be on July sslst.  and Mrs, Clarence Pease of Prince  ton spent a Sf w days here at the weekend,  guests of the former's "parents, Mr. and  Mrs. W. A Pease. .V __  Miss Helen"Moore of Lumberton was  here at the middle of vtBe week:- for the  funeral of .the late~Mrs. Thos. Rogers of  Sirdar, which took place at Creston on  rn^.w _ a.-_^~  W7 Keirn left.on Monday for Kelowna.  where he is representing orehardists of  Creston Boswell at a Tree Fruit Board  meeting in th**t town which-- opened on  Wednesday.  - Creston Co Qperati ve Fruit Exchange  has Harry Compton driving the truck  that picks up strawberries at most of the  ranches in "this section. 'The trip is  made each evening, commencing at the  first of the week.  A miscellaneous shower, honoring Miss  Joan Hilton, whose marriage takes place  today, was given at the home of Miss  Dora Nickel on. Saturday afternoon, the  hostess being agisted by Misses Margaret Blinco and Lillian Trevelyan.  It is just, announced that Betty. Smith  and Hazel Miller; third and first year  students at Creston high school, have  secured full pass standing at the term-  end examinations the results of which  have been announced. Gordon Smith, a  first-year student, ha**) passed in all subjects, except arithmetic.  SHAKEALEG to the  .Serena-dera^R^ *  .Showery,weather that set inon Friday,  and has continued up till Thursday has  crippled strawberry shipping which i,ot  under way at al! points in the valley before the week* was- out.. Jin addition to  slowing up picking there'has been- some  spoilage of berriea but it is not at all  heavy..     .-"-**"'"*���������  Wynndel Co-Operative Fruit Growers  Association had their biggest day of the.  season on Sunday, whyn'127 crates- were  moved. The firm is all set for any Vush  with the pre cooler just further modernized and enlarged" from four to seven carload capacity While weevil is in evidence the outlook is for^.a "crop 30 per  cent, in excess of 1934.  "?  Creaton Co Operative Fruit- Exchange  report receipts Ii������rht but at the first of  the week'they put on their pickuptruck.  in charge of Harry Compton. which is  bringing in"berries principally from Alice  biding. Up to the - pr^spnt the small  supply and cool weat ef' has made it  unnecessary to start up the per cooler.  Creston Products, Limited, the newest  selling agency, is taking c^re of the berry,  tonnage cf its growers,:with Ron. Stewart looking after the shipping. The firm  expect lo have their own new "warehouse  on the east side'of town under construction next week.   .  Long, Allan & Long,'Limited, advise  that in spite of the unfavorable weather  they are handling from 75 to 100 'cases  daily from their shipping- depots, at  Wynndel. Reed &' Mather's "arid Creston.  Gooseberries? -are .moving"f in small  quantities.   - v"        '  ,  The size and qualitv of 193"? berries is  being favorably commented Upon by the  trade. With the coast- crpp^'now -at its  peak opening priees are considered satisfactory, and with this competition largely Temoved * before' the Creston movement really gets under wajg, the outlook  iox the. stp-^bgrry, graw^**wos*.ld< Appear  to-be more favorable than -for--theupast  two or three seasons,  /?-    '  There was a. lengthy discussion as to  whether it would be advisable to hold a  provincial conventionfor British Columbia institutes. While members approve  of such .a gath.-ring there are so many  institutes In the, Peace River that travelling expense would be heavier than individual institutes could stand.  Dr. Helen Gordon. Stewart's visit to.  Creston to discuss the union library sanation was taken into consideration.  Arrangements were "made for her to deliver her abdress at the town hall on June  20th. She is "anxious to- learn what is  the atitude of the rural school districts  and the la-ger centres and so plan the  work accordingly.  The matter of Wynndel, Canyon, L*K>  ter-Huscroft having their own cemetery  was. talked over. Creston cemetery is  filling up rapidly -and it was feii some  action should be taken. A committee  consisting of Mrs C. Murrell and/Mrs.  Hayes was named to interview the village-council and board of trade.  The secretary will write rural school  trustees urging support of the 1935 school  fair. A tea and sale of .home cooking is  to be held at the" home of Mrs. Hayes  at a data to be announced later. Mrs.  Nastasi gave a practical demonstration  of Italian cut work.  A social hour followed the business ses  sion,-with Mrs. Mallandaina' and Mrs.  Andrews as hostesses The freewill offering was" generous. It was announced  the July meeting will be held at the home  of Mrs. R Stevens.   An angel cake don-  of*;*"������f?     I****-***"/     |V.*T*i,,S       lf^l^J*'!*!"'!'r5'y:!"^'n       '���������3t?-3*-i     *-*fi*i?!p?l  during  the tea  hour. Mrs.  Cherrington  Revising Plans  New Schoolhouse  Making Alterations Keep Cost  at $15,500���������Second Revision of  Original Plans���������Filling Three  Vacancies Teaching Staff!  holding the lucky ticket.   Raffle    pro'  ceeds-amounted to SI.30,  Institute Active  ������   1        f    A rt   ���������  LiOcas /irrairs  To Hear New Library Proposi  tion-  tery  Fair  -Favor Improved Ceme-  Accommodation���������School  Arrangements  Progress.  Under the auspicea of Erickson  Christ Church*Ladies' Guild;  .-,, -.^���������,.'*' ?7v'vat-:the-.' . ���������  W. H. Kemp Residence  ?;Y:^^*^^Yie:  ,.. ��������� y   ���������.."���������.* ... >?  'J .... .���������.-��������� '���������������������������.:������������������"������������������.. ,,....���������.��������� ���������  y:^gw30'Hif5w^p^  ��������� ,;v7? Ice  Cream '���������; ���������  : ? Strawbetfr^i^^ Cteam   7  AFTEJRftiO.ON ..TEA  ? ,p������*f-C*foO)T?;.rj|y|  JITNEY ^EKvicB fro^'dreatoh  .Po&tofiTico corner during tlfternoon  The June meeting of Creston and District Women's Institute was held at the  home of Mrs. Mallandaine oh Friday  afternoon. The president, Mrs.^H. W.  McLaren, was in the chair. Fourteen  members were present, along with five  vi itors.7 Two, new members were enrolled at this session:    ���������������������������'���������'  Therei was a letter of thanks from Miss  Cpoke, matron of Creston Valley hospital, for gift of flowers for the hospital.  BERRY SEASON  Under the auspices of Wynndel  Basketball Club  Y.?,Gbritimunit^  Y7.?vV'?'':l7YT ;K'-.!,bh;';7-./?i;, ;���������.������������������'.:'���������������������������,: 7;?.?.v  I INF- 7 M  PANNING ���������at:!)Slte  '77.^RGHI.STR^7::;'  /^OlMlSSIOO .i ���������, ?, ���������....:' O'U'Ca*  ' ,7'*'?.'7.71''     '    'y 7Suppcr;includod.77'1"  Community Hal)  Sponsored by thefollowing:  Com*munity Hall Assn.  .Music:   Trail Commanders  '.'.���������. FRIDAY, JUNE-;28.,;?:  1 '7  ' "    '' ��������� ���������"*,:��������� ' '   '���������   ' *        't     ������������������'���������"���������''':���������>'���������    **    ���������   ���������     -    '��������� .  7   Basketball Club     (y  ;'.:..':; ,Musi.c:, Serenadem;     .  : :������������������ Friday, ;JUL,Y;sth:??::  JaVlil   'lvH."-*������8   Ivlllll  \,. fridaty,; JU.LY i^h  ]\:'.';::'':\.Tmh\\B: ;GlubY?,,?-.  ;'.' FRIDAY,' JULY |9th  *  ���������; CatHoIic' Church'.  Wynndel  Monrad Wigen was a  at Cranbrook last week..  business visitor  Mr. "Collins of Cranhropk "was a weekend visitor with .his family .at Wynndel.  Dr. Olivier of Creston, medical health  officer; visited the Wynndel school last  week.  Mrs B. W Payne of Creston is a visitor at the home of Mr. and Mr.s J. G.  Abbott. - "-  Members of Creston school board have  had a couple of meetings within the past  week at which most of the time was taken up with trying to get things squared  away with the authorities at Victoria so.  that the earliest possible start can .be  made with the erection of Creston's new  four-room public school.  Since it was found the tenders originally submitted for the construction of the  new building were so far in excess of the  $15,500 available/ tbe plans have been  redraftedand the two lowest tenderers,  one of whom is Al. Hendren of Creston, .  were asked to submit new bids on the  revised plans, but the second tenders,  while lower, are still .too high. The original bid of $18,320 was reduced to $17,666,  and the other first bid of $17,985, was  cut to $16,485.  When these figures reached the board  they wired the department, asking that  Victoria make up the difference between  the $15,500 available, and either one of  the revised tenders. The Victoria reply  wast at-no such consideration would be  shown but suggested that some' further  revision of the revised plans be made to  get the cost down to the sum the trustees have voted to spend. Tuesday morning the beard wired Victoria that they  were agreeable to this and urging that all  possible speed be made to get in the third  set of bids so that actual construction  would not be, unnecessarily delayed.'  At the re gular meeting of the board on  Monday night, along with the new school  building matters, the' trustees had before them the resignations of Miss M.  Smith and O. Sostad of the high school  teaching" staff, and also the resignation of  Adam Robertson, vice-principal of the  public school.  The resignations were accepted and  thesecfetary was instructed to place advertising ih the Vancouver Province  for  E. TJri, who has been on  a visit to _  prairie., business centres^ returned borne. Jieji-i'herKtO'filLt.lie^thriee vacancies-������nd  on Sunday.  Mrs P. Ofner and daughter, who'have  been residing .at -Lumberton, have  re  turned *for"tbs summss-.  *.  C. Wilson left last week for Glenlilly  Where he is employed at the C. O. Rodgers logging operations  Doukhobors are arriving, coming in by  truck .Rain* at the weekend halted pick-  irg hough 127 crates went out on  Sunday.  Mrs. H. F. Robson, who underwent a  serious operation at Cranbrook hospital  a couple of weeks ago, has returned home  and is improving satisfactorily.  G. Markint is at present a patient in  Creston.hospital. Miss Lois Martell who  has been a hospital patient at Creston  the past five weeks, returned home on.  Sunday.' -;. ,:,          The June meeting of the Woman's  Auxiliary was held at the home of Mrs.  Wood on Friday. Rev. and Mrs. Percival of Creston were.present; The building of the church was discussed and accounts read and passed. The rector expressed appreciation of the work done.  W. A. meetings have been discontinued  until fall.:���������*���������  also tojadvertise "for a teacher' required-  for the extra room that will.be opened in.  connection with the -public school, when  school resumes in September: V  Hospital Board. Meets  ag^QllYVV'OOCl  Studio  NOW OPEN IN  '���������Pa^'aCM  ,*;        ,. '��������� ' 1ii"1 .  ,  V'y   ', ? ,. '' "'; 1 ��������� ';"���������   '���������,''���������'    7  for Short Time Only!  ..There was a good attendance at the  June meeting of the directors of Creston.  Valley Hospital .which was held on Wednesday, with President F. V. Staples in  the chair    The secretary's report showed that May had been the smallest month .  since September.   There were 278 hospital day . compared to 266 in May 19341  Amongst the receipts was the second donation for the building of a nurses home.  Collections were fair, arid some loads  of  fuel were received   from   patients.   C.  Murrell reported that the drainage system had been   completed.   This   work  was done by patients, and supervised by  the   village   handyman.   C. Anderson.  The board gave authority to engage a  relief nursefor the holiday period from  the middle of Ju e to the end of August.  It was decided to open a  seperate bank  account for the nurses home fund.    A  vote of thanks was accorded   Creston  Hospital Auxiliary for $60, the proceeds  of the  Easter ball, also to the C.C.F.  Clubi Canyon. Mrs. J. Cook, R. R, East-  lako. Mrs. Levecjae,  Mrs. C. O. Rogers,  G. Sinclair, Mrs. Speers, Mrs. R. Stevens and the Women's Institute for gifts.  AFTEROOON  H,-*fr   W  Over XL.'.'CAFE  Under   the   auspices  of  Trinity  United Church Ladies' Aid  at the home of  MRS. H. H.  WILKS  . ' CRESTOft ':  11  Hurry! Hiirr  2.30 to 5.30 p. m.  Ice [Cream  Home Cooking  Strawberries and Cream  AFTERNOON TEA  EVERYBODY INVITED! CRBSTON REVIEW  Make vacation  arrangements  long-distance  by  telephone  If you are going away for your  holidays, there are many things  you'll want to find out in advance. Cal! first by long-distance telephone. In cne telephone conversation, yqu can  ask questions, receive replies,  anu-ia you wish, make reservations.  A long-distance call first may  prevent disappointment later.  Kootenay Telephone  Co., Ltd.  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Under its heading, "Cranbrook  Thirty Years Ago" the Courier  last week makes interestinf"** references to two well known residents, the first of whicn has to" do  with O. J. Wigen, who at that time  was just beginning to make the valley famous fori its strawberries.  The Courier says: : "O. J. Wigen  of Creston is making a big bid for  the strawberry trade of Cranbrook. His berries, picked in the  morning, are delivered . here on  the afternoon train. G. T Rogers handles them here." The  other item reads: - "S. A. Speers  left yesterday for the scene of the  Corbin road construction near  Yahk with a complete stock of  general merchandise, and will do  business along the line as far as  the boundary. Sam's many Cranbrook and Moyie friends will wish  him success in large doses.'*"  ted Mr. Keirn to vote for the re-election  of the present.JTree Fruit Board members; to press for a"setllement of .the local trucking problem by having the truckers deal at one .local house only; to endeavour to have, other delegates .to the  MM *sl r.m..m\ m%   mv.m>m\+m^m~  ������*���������������*.*.������.  ������.������..   ..      ������.*.1*   ^..w.*.-..*  aa-w.w. ....   ...\,.������������|������U^   p.COa   MXfM    <8      18488   8?A������>& 8:0  sion of opinion on the excessive expenditures ofthe Tree iruit Board the- past.  ..season; and to enquire as to prospects of  getting back the amount the Tree Fruit  Board havV added to their expenses'of  organizing the Kootenay district over  and above the amount originally agreed  upon. ..      .77 ,-:*-  Creston Products  Erect Warehouse  Following the recent quite well  attended buttermaking demonstration it is satisfactory to note  in last week's issue two local  firms are featuring dairy butter.  In the days before the depression  even the more frugal housewives  had an idea that at a higher price  creamery butter was th*e cheapest  in the end.    Whether local butter-  8-v\ m\ fm-f\Y.c  8.JC3. 8F *Z ;������8A  8*-8-#"rv8.8T,>l  1UVV1   V U(  -^-iosuevi every Friday at Creston, B.vV  fo^c!*PrlonL:    $2-50 a yea*** ^ advance.  $3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. HAYES. Editor and Owner  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, JUNE 21  HOME   BREW  Village property owners who  can possibly make it should have  in mind paying their 1935 taxes  on or before the end of the month.  By doing ?o they will save a 10  per cent, penalty which is added  proved their product, or whether  the ever-pressing need for economy has wrought the change, it  is certainly fine to observe the effort that is being made to help  home industry. In the commerj  cial ma keting of butter's companion product, eggs, great advances have been made in protecting the purchasing public in the  matter of quality. If local firms  can give the same assurance in  connect on with the butter they  handle there should be no trouble  finding a ready sale right here in  Creston for every pound of quality dairy product manufactured.  We take it this is the intention of  the stores in question and it is to  be honed those supplying the butter will see to it that the high  standard is maintained. If the  almost half ton of creamery butter that comes in weekly to Creston valley stores could be replaced  Construction Under Way Next  Week���������60 x, 40 Feet in Size-  Located on Canyon Street on  East Side of Village.  aunt Tiilvi^^     ��������� ~J\  .  wn vaiiey stores couio oe repiacea  bv So������������������Un??Ld tax?i!'and with the local homemade product  oy making payment they will pro- ti,0^^mnai  rmrQ������,10m^0 *���������.  .m ^ . --��������� they win pro  vide the council with funds to  carry on without the possible need  to borrow in order to me^t running expenses. In the old days  when substantial cheques came in  from liquor profits twice a year  financing thevillage was comparatively simple insofar as always  having quite a substantial credit  balance, but with thelirmor ^v-  enVie  ^hdrawn and    the  town  i J1 e"deavoring to finance on the  old reliable 12-mili tax rate early  payment of taxes is the more essential. And speaking of muni-  CIP i VUes- owners of police dogs  should not be forgetting the new  levy on this species of canine,  which goes to $10 at the first of  July.  the additional revenue made av  ailable for expenditure would help  some in bringing prosperity back.  Growers' Meeting  While their was quite a fair turnout  for the growers meeting on Saturday  night at MurrelPs hall, it was noted that  the great majority of those present were  from what is known as the in  dependent group, one interested party  informing that only a couple of orchard  ists from the other selling agencies being  present. A. F. Rudd of Wynndel was  chairman and the minutes were taken by  P. R. Truscott. The gathering was for  the purpose of discussing matters with  W. Keirn, the Boswell-Creston district  delegate to the Tree Fruit Board annual  meeting at Kelowna this week. Resolutions adop'ed by the meeting instruc-  Construction of the new packing and  shipping warehouse of Creston Products,  Limited, is?expected to be under way  early next week oh the site acquired by  the firm on Canyon road on the east  boundary of ths village���������almost opposite the Orchard Service station.  The building will be 65 s 40 feet,.and  will be erected on a lot 50 x 100 feet.  The directors bf the company have arranged construcrion so that there will be  entrance along the east side, as well as  at the end, and care is being taken to  arrange the interior layout so as to be  able to handle the incoming and outgoing  product to the best advantage. Construction material is being shipped in  from Fernie and is the entirelumber con*:  tent of the former McDonald warehouse  in that city.  A meeting of those identified with the  Independent Shippers, out of which has  come Creston Products, Limited, was  held in the Murrell Hall on Thursday  night, with F.H. Jackson in the chair,  and at which final reports of the Shippers' committees were presented and this  was followed by an open discussion of  the general policy and plan of operating  the new company.,  There are still a few details to complete in connection with the complete incorporation: of Greston Products, Limited,  and as soon as everything is in order the  chairman of the meeting was empowered  to call a meeting, of the shareholders of  the recently: organized company at which  the president, vice-president, secretary-  treasurer and manager will be elected.  When Creston Products. Limited, was  first broached it was planned to confine  operations to tree frui ts for this season,  at least, but it is doubtful if this policy  can be adhered to.. More than a few, of  the shareholders have soft fruits to move,  but with no warehouse as yet available  the handling of the strawberry offering has been entrusted to Ron. Stewart,  one of the directors of the?company.  a  '������������������������������������������������������������������������aB8B88al������*l  bbbbbbb .������������������b^������������.������������������.������....������b.bb  ��������� ������������������������������������aa.  ���������  D a i r y  JH519    ESSES  Our K. B. 0. Broadcast  The hospilal building at  Kelowna is being stuccoed.  A   M.     (������,������* _  xikL toctiiXiUli  ate is for a cherry  last year.   J.Z   crop  equal  "0  yf     Tl  <*--  -d^1!  1  I  ,69       '    69       "-H^Shp^ ^mmam  Due to the heavy financial strain of carrying on this part of the  business, we  the  undersigned  have been forced  to  that  announce  ffective June24  CAS and OIL  STU ������ f^TT i ��������� \r  w 9 S  ers  Please do not ask for Credit  CRESTON MOTORS  UNIVERSAL MOTORS  CRESTON TIRE SHOP  SPEEDWAY MOTORS  Only business concerns having driv-  will be allowed 30 days credit on Gas  A  and Oil.  &      WARM WEATHER NEEDS     %  CREAMS, LOTIONS AND OINTMENTS     3*  for Sunburn      .  MOSQUITO CREAMS ANP XQTIONS  KATOL STICKS���������f5r  flies, j^qsqujtqs  . ?aiid other insects  FLY KILL���������-a reliable spray  Lime  Juice, Montserrat Fruit Punch���������assorted  flavors,  1  I  3  ���������1  tn-  Every Day of the Year  ���������  Good dairy butter offers you greater value  for your money than Creamery. Our  members are supplying the better quality  butter���������firm, sweet flavored and nourishing.  By buying this butter you are helping along  the dairy industry and feeepfng your dollars  at home.  bUUU uOOKIIIg' BUliBlflB / IDSb tjJJG  Limited quantity  ���������biBSTon rsrsnfirs insiBiiBiB  ""''������������������"'���������������������������<8'a������������-������������a8Baa.aBa8a88>88aiMHHa������MHM������MaiM������BrflM ��������� M M a) M.M M.D W M 8) ������������������ ��������������� M ��������� 88 88 88 as ��������� 8a 88.M.8BK n asaiMasaaMHM Q  90 men have jbeen chosen from  Fernie unemployed for work on  the Big Bend highway.  At the end of the first week in  June mosquitoes had not made  their appearance at Bonners  Perry. *  A move ia on foot to put  Golden on daylight saving time.  The idea has just been adopted  at Field.  John Fingal Smith, aged 88 of  Cranbrook, haa just left for P.E.I,  to visit a sister reputed to be 95  years of age.  The first bulletin indicates tha L  Kelowna has a one-third crop of  cherries, practically no peaches  and a 15 per cent crop of apricots.  The small brown moth that has  been active on the dandelions and  cherrjr blossoms at Kaslo has  been identified as the cut worm  moth.  JL/IUjg     ***,  GEO. H. KELLY  TH E  REXALI-  (STORE  mmJm,\*K  &t&m\&m\&t&m\&m\&m\&m\mt&t&mW  "���������"���������"t ~A{  |       The Consolidated Mining  |������melting Company of Canada, Ltd.  I  i  TRAIL.,   BRITISH OOL.UMBIA  Manufacturers off  are    reported to  the King's Birth-  the   experimental  600 autos  ELEPHANT BRAND COMMERCIAL  FERTILIZERS  Ammonium Phosphates.   Sulphate ofAmmonia  Su-oerohosohates Goiupleta Fertilizers.  ������ Producers and Refiners of  | TADANAG BRAND METALS  3      Gold. Silver, Lead, Zinc, Cadmium, Bismuth  att"-*.!-*-*---*^*.^-^^  3500 people  have attended  day picnic at  farm at Summerland.  were in evidence.  The first straight carload of  asparagus ever to be loaded in the  Okanagan or in British Columbia  was shipped from Kelowna the  last week in May.  For the first time in many  years local poultry men cannot  supply enough eggs to meet the  demand in Summerland, and  supplies arc being shipped in  from Alberta.  Tho Observer is downcast because the lawn at the United  Church grounds at Salmon Arm  is on a spree and the big assortment of tulips can scarcely be  seen amidst the weeds nnd dandelions.  ������������H!W������m'*!*������**'*^^  use   the   Money   Orders  sold at all branches of this  They are safe,, cheap and  convenient, and are  readily cashed in all'parts  of the world* e  f*IA'NjATj'fAJSS RATNTIC  ^^Sp5a***^jHw.    a^^v^^i8     ^^ rf^af     Jf���������^������afffiiaftrt*'*     *I^L*jfH*     &r^u>pm'w       ^4W (WlHM>#^a^8at    ������"?W*������"^aB      ^i   fr'^j' ^?ft*ft  ���������-ii  Brunch  /noBer  ^r,,f,1f.^^..,^,^M^r,,,n.m.m^M.mimiimmtmimfm  .H* ft , Vj.;.  * m.  /L     -  _(������������  CRESTON REVIEW  Rranri  WRUI1U  Tho-stro  \\m S   B    V9   ^a""S     W������    mW* Tm9&  SAT., JUNE 22.  ./oan CRAWFORD  Clark   UAiSLbm  Robert MONTGOMERY  Star studded glory! Your  three favorite romantic personalities together "for the first  time in their most delightful  entertainment! You've never  known love could be such fun.  " Forsaking  ABB Others"  They're both in love  lovely Joan! Who's the  one this time?  with  with  lucky  CHARLES BUTTERWORTH  -BILLTE   BLIPKTH  FRANCES DRAKE  ROSALIND RUSSELL  Local and Personal  SALF���������First  42X.   J.  G.  cut,  Con-  ALFALFA   FOR  going cheap    Phone  nel, Erickson.  Mrs. G R. John and Carol are on a  holiday visit with the former's parents,  at Kimberley.  Miss Minnie Downes of Trail is a holiday visitor at the home of her parents,  Mr and Mrs A. J. Downes.  Mr. and Mr3. S. A. Speers left on  Tuesday on a holiday visit at Grassy  Lake and other Alberta points.  Mrs. Leslie Mclnnis arrived from  Howser on Sunday, and will be spending  a couple of weeks at her home in  Creston.  Mr.  and Mrs.  Dawson  and Mr.   and  Mrs. Chisholm *f Kimberley, were wpek-  end visitors with the former's daughter,  Mrs. G. R. John.  The. British America Oil Company  business has bren taken over by A. E.  Davies of Creston Transfer ? It was  formerly handled by Cecil Moore.  7  Miss Phyllis Hamilton of the New  Denver hospital nursing staff, arrived on  Saturday on a month's holidays -sritb her  parents, Mr. and  Mrs. J. W. Hamilton.  The showrooms of "West Kootenay  Power & Light Company, Limited, were  thronged  with visitors Saturday  after-  A~m      . _          mir iilOiiu.it ut.i\>4i  Ui   we  - A splendid chance to secure-household  furniture, etc.. is oxtered at the auction  sale at the' residence of Geo. Mawson.  northeast of the hospital, Wednesday,  June 26th.   Terms cash.  Creston will have another real baseball  game on Sunday at 2.30 p..m., when the  Troy, Montana team will be here for the  return game with the locals. In the first  encounter Creston was winner 13-4.  Those who value their eyesight will be  interested   in the visit   of  K. M.Henry  of Calgary, a specialist in ocular imbalances who will be at  the  King  George  Hotel, Creston, Wednesday. June 26th  To morrow's sodial feature is the June  tea under United Church ladies' aid  auspices at the residence of Mra. H. H.  Wilks. It is an afternoon affair with  sale of home cooking, etc., from 2.30 to  5.30.  Cecil Moore, who recently disposed of  his garage business to Universal Motors,  is back into business again. He has  leased a small sawmill plant at Crawford  Bay and has a contract to saw a considerable quantity of logs.  Herb Dodd, who has been a student  at Normal School, Victoria, the past  year, arrived home on Sunday for the  summer vacation. Herb was one of 76  students to pa.<*s, taking exceptionally  high marks for the term.  A jitney service from the postoffice  corner w 11 be provided on Wednesday  afternoon for the garden party at the  residence of W. H. Kemp, Erickson. The  affair is sponsored by the Erickson  Christ Uhurch Ladies' guild.  Mr. and Mrs Sclater, who have been  on a visit with their son-in law and  daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Geo. H. Kelly,  left on Saturday for their home in New  West Minste*. Little Miss Evelyn Kelly  accompanied them and will be at the  coast for the summer.  Mrs. R. M. Thompson of Vancouver,  president of the Presbyterian; W M.S. in  British Columbia, was a visitor to Creston on Friday last, and was in conference  with the workers of St. Stephen's branch  of the organization at a well attended  meeting at the-home of Mrs. W. K.  Brown.  Mrs. Hare, sr., and Mrs. Hume, who  have been visiting with the former's son  and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs C.  H. Hare, for the past few months, left  at the end of the week for Winnipeg,  Man., where they will spend a couple of  months before returning to Watford,  Ontario. ������.  Much sympathy is felt for Mr. and  Mrs. Harry Smith in tbe death of their  baby daughter, Charlotte. Rev. Andrew  Walker officiated at the funeral which  was from the home of Mr. and Mrs. F.  K. Smith on Friday, to Creston cemetery.  In their sad bereavement the young parents have the sincere sympathy of all.  High water.seasons on both the Goat  and Kootenay rivers appear to be passed  for this season; Thursdny morning the  Goat . was showing a depth of two feet  thrcs inches at crsst of the datn at canyon as compared with three feet six inches, the high point for the week. On  Thursday. the Kootenay registered 18  feet as compared with a high of  19 feet 6"V?2 incties  earlier in the week.  every good cause, her cheerful disposition and generous consideration for all  winning her the well deserved esteem  and respect of all. In the "oss of so estimable a life partner, and mother Mr.  Rogers and family have the very truest  sympathy of all. ..  Erichson  Type coffee maker, which  was capably  handled by Mrs G. R. John.  IN MEMORaAM  YERBURY���������-In loving memory of our  dear daughter and sister, Irene,  who died June 19th, 1983.  A silent thought, a secret tear,.  Keep her memory ever dear.  In our lonely hour of thinking  Thoughts of you are ever dear.  We who loved you sadly miss you  As it dawns another year.  Inserted by her loving mother, father,  sisters and brothers.  CARD OFTOANKS  Mrs. Lemoigne and young son, of  Weed, Calif., arrived at the end of the  week on a visit with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Mermet.  Mr. and M rs. E. J. C. Richardson and  son, John, and Mildred Fraser, were'visitors at Cranbrook on "Wednesday last  for the Barnes circus.  Mr. and Mrs. Nedlac and son of Yahk  were Sunday visitors w,ith Erickson  friends.  Joe Mermet left on Sunday for Salmo,  where he has secured work.  Mrs- Lepage and Mrs. Redmile, returned  with him, accompanied by her nephew.  Master Ronald Lepage, who will visit  there for a few weeks.  Kimberley board of trade is endeavoring to organize two teams  of fire fighters in that town.  Mrs. T.  this week.  Mercier is a Cranbrook visitor  Death of Mrs. Thos. Rogers  Thos.Rogers and family, of Sirdar,  wish to express their very sincere appreciation of the sympathy and very many  kindnesses so thoughtfully extended them  in their recent bereavment, and are particularly appreciative of all the floral  tributes.  Mr. and Mrs. Harry N. Smith wish to  express their appreciation of the many  kindnesses and sympathy shown them in  thoir recent bereavement, and especially  to Dr. Henderson, and Doctors McKinnon and Green and tho nursing staff of  St. Eugene hospital, Cranbrook.  Sirdar community as well as many  friends throughout the valley were greatly shocked on Saturday when word  reached here of the death of Mrs. Thos.  Rogers, who passed away at Sacred  Heart hospital, Spokane, to which city  she had b'en taken for a major operation  from which, despite the best of medical  attention, she never rallied.  Deceased was a native of Birmingham,  England, in which she was borne in 1884.  coming to Canada, in 1913, and a year  later was married to Mr. Rogers, and  has been a resident of Sirdar ever since.  The funeral took place on Tuesday  from Holy Cross Church, Creston with  Father Hartmann officiating, and interment in Creston cemetery. The pall  bearers were Robt. Heap, Arthur North,  J. S. Wilson, Hugh Taylor, and Hugh  Woods and Joe Lombards of Cranbrook,  and the high regard in which deceased Ip  held was evidenced in the large number  out to pay their last respects, and the  many floral remembrances.  In addition to her husband she leoveB  to mourn her passing two daughters,  Margaret and Daifiy, and three sons.  Sydney Johnnie and Pat.  Sirdar will miss Mrs. Rogers. In the  homo Bhe personified nil tnat was best  and lovable at* wife and mother nnd in  the life and activities of thc community  she- waB untiring  in her effort to help  There will be Anglican Church service  ���������at the schoolhouse on Sunday afternoon  at three o'clock. "7 ���������'  v'''   " ���������       7"      :��������������������������� .'       ���������������������������������������������,-������������������   : :'������������������'������������������������������������������������������..      Ty   ���������   '���������'/������������������  J. Bell was a business visitor at Nelson  at the first of the week  - W. G..Littlejohn left on Tuesday for  Kelowna, where he is attending the annual-meeting of the B.C.? Tree Fruit  Board. ,c  Erickson Christ Church Ladies' Guild  are having their annual lawn social at the  residence of W. H.,Kemp on Wednesday,  June 26tb, 2.30 to 5.30 p.m. Outdoor  amusements, afternoon tea, etc. A free  jitney service will be run from the post-  office corner at Creston.  Kitchener  ���������?���������5983?Offt  Carl Johnson is here from Kimberley  for a couple of weeks enforced vacation,  a guest o'f John Johnson  ' Lome Craig has just left for Glenlilly  with his truck, where he has secured a  log hauling contract in connection with  the C. O. Rodgers operations at that  point.  Miss Magee, principal of Canyon high  school, is leaving this week for Winnipeg,  Man., where she is taking a summer  school course at the Manitoba university  in that city.  Mr. and Mrs. McPhail are back from  their wedding trip to Oregon,  and  Gordon has left for Nelson.    Mrs.   McPhail  is remaining here for the present with her  mother.  Arvid and Godfrey Samuelsnn have  just taken a contract from the C.P.R.  for 25 000 cedar posts and have a crew  of about a dozen men working at Hazel  Greek Hauling is proceeding two shifts  a day. V-  A club of the Young Pioneers has just  been organized at Canyon, under the  leadership of Mrs. John Nygaard. It is  a social and athletic effort with quite a  good membership  Mrs. Holland and daughter, who have  been on a visit with the former's s'ster  Mrs. A. Halstead, got away on  Monday on their return to Clifton, Ontario. Mr. Lobb is intending to remain  until the end of the month. On Monday evening about ������0 friends gathered at  the Halstead home for a social evening,  the occassion being Mrs. Halstcad.s birth  day.  ���������  ^mmmmm>m%.������.^*  ifr ������a> A II imWmJt A  tutw% ttaAa^ib >m^Af,8#8l* m% avA ���������  Ail������ata'W^^aWal������^fc8fc8^l^a'la^ B#-*ula^^ AAJa^bJaSraaa^a^AkAjaVaAjaJaKaiXaA,  Of Interest to  Value  their Eyesight!   /  K. M. HENRY, graduate of the Canadian  College cf Optometry, 'University of Toronto,  now associated with A. Ashdown Marshall,  of Calgary. Lethbridge and Medicine Hat,  who specializes in Ocular Imbalances, will be  7 "at the '  King George Hotel, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26th  was a Bonners  GBrnftSmf^Si  MfJmmk\Wim\\\mmm.wsSKMB a m Mm  Work  Horseshoeing  Acetylene Welding  Machine Work  Tractor Repairing  Fully modern  shop to  handle  all kinds of work.  We specialize  horses.  in shoeing lame  Satisfaction  work.  guaranteed  on all  19mm....mm...       ti I mm mm !������������*, am ��������� ail* MK������rt  nmwf onmAimmu ojii-jj  Opposite Commercial Hotel  fife  ^mtU^m.  ���������A. ASHDOWN MARSHALL & ASSOCIATES  SIGHT SPECIALISTS  list. 1914. Calgary, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat  A ��������� .A aaa m\m * trim m m\m aa ^*V * f0K M *%> * ������A4* IwUm t*Jm%,mJ*\m,)m%mMt4*m?mk^Jllm+ti  lltl J ffll LJaTnliTO ���������> immm *miiHm4\j0t a*fi  *  Miss Myrtle Anderson  Ferry visitor on Sunday.  Birth���������To Mr. and Mrs. John Renzie,  at Creston hospital, June I5th, a son.  Allan Verch of Yahk was a weekehd  visitor at the home of Mr. and Mrs. G.  A. Hunt.  Eugene Enlow and son, Raymond, of  Spokane were - business visitors at Kitchener on Sunday.  H. H. Redmile shipped out a carload  of c-crr-riiercial posts to a prairie centre  one day last week.  Carl Anderson, who is employed" by  C. O. Rodgers at Glenlilly, spent the  weekend at his home here.  Albert Hanson and party, of Spokane,  were here on business in connection with  Sullivan Mine Syndicate, on Sunday.  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bridges and children. Margaret and Harvey, of Cranbrook,  woro guest** of Mrs. C. Foisy on Friday  Chas. Bush and son, Denis, nnd Mar-  col Senesael, wer? here for tho weekend  from New Lake, where they aro employed.  Mrs. N. P. Molander left on Tuesday  on a visit with hor daughter, Mrs. W.  Sloan, at Lumberton, returning on Sunday.  DrrDnlmngo, mining engineer, of Vancouver, was horo on Wednesday, inspecting; the W. R. Long mining claims up  Goat River.  Mrn. Gordon McPhnil and daughter,  Maxine, of Salmon Arm, arrived on a  visit with her parents, Mr. and  Mrs.  Chas. Nolson.  Mra 13. .lohiwon and Hon, Robert, Mrs.  A. Lepago and children, Louise and Ronald, and Misa Clara Hunt, wove at Cran*  bi*ook for th-qi'drous on Wednesday Just,  A. Lepngo, Lowls Simpson arid John  Andoraon.v/ho ore working ot Fort Steele,  arrived home UifitwooU. Tho water at  Wlldhorno hi too high nnd they will bo  horo until after high water.  A, H. Mooru of Port SUm-U* wiim h w������������k-  ond vtoltoi* hero. Mr������. Mooro, who ham  been on un extended visit with hor (-inter-*,  The Okanagan is looking for a  pear and apple crop on a par  with 4934. Everywhere cherries,  apricots and peaches are light.  Five and Ten-Acre Blocks  Improved and Unimproved  Easy Terms  J.  Q. Connell  Box 11.  CRESTON  British America Oil Co. Products  I wish to announce that 1 have taken over  the agency for the above company in the Creston district and will appreciate a continuance  of the trade extended my predecessor and also  the business of prospective new customers.  CW% W OT-fl U  RESTON  P.O. BOX T9  ALBERT DAVIES  PHONE 13  i m.. .y ^8y^y*^y-*^F1**y*'y *^y**y���������^r*  "���������y-r  iu,ia,,��������� m. .My.mi.im..m .m'"*m *aj������ TW'~W)���������Wf *9   '|"T*y aj '  I"  m\m4*m.m~m1*m,4hmjM . 4mm m. m * mt.At.6m A������aH>. A.afc.afc.ataa,A.A,  .Ifajiilli-i^i^r^r^-^-^*^' .*.A.J8.A.������%������aTa.a1>.'ia*ii������ih������4B������a4l������  PHONL 21  ^*a W   W   ^.ml K^m, Mnr-y   ���������   ������**. fLaaJr %a^ *���������L|J     1 ^mi? LaaaN I\  V   I ^a^-fcaaa*!  Service is what the customer pays for and expects to  receive. We take pride in our ability to render customers  unfailing, dependable service month in and month out, maintaining a standard of reliability for which it has been known  for over 80 years. A progressive policy of continually striving to better serve this community is the watch-Word of this  pioneer firm. .'   LmI C������Z |\#B '/"* C "*  \r$ W*   r\.   S    i""!  COAL,    WOOD,       mfMAJtJHL.   K-i'itll-flJD* THE   KEVTEW.   CBESTON,   B.   O.  JJ  \  Will KILt MDREiFtlES THAN  8%)F ANY pi HEpSY KUURZ  lOc  WHY  PAY  more:  Best of all fly killers.  Clean, quick, sure,  cheap. Ask your Druggist, Grocer or General  Store*  THE WILSON FLY PAD  CO.,   HAMILTON,  ONT.  MISS ALADDIN  ������������������By���������  Christine Whiting "Parsscssts".  Author   Of  "Om������ Wide River To Cross"  "The Unknown Port".   Etc.  CHAPTER V.���������Continued  "But she bad on silk, stockings,  -Jack, and high-heeled slippers! They  looked so incongruous with, all the  .rest of Iter. Well, that'll be somtliing  to write home about. I wonder if  -we ought to go inside. Do you know,  I���������I feel sort of nervous. I wish  whoever'.s coming for us would come  and get it over with."  "Let's stay right here, this air's  .so marvellous. Do you suppose they  often get such days in -winter?  Watch out, sis!" Jack lowered his  voice. "Catch onto the old dame in  the  fireman's  shirt."  Nancy smiled, eyes following her  brothers. A white-haired woman  had just emerged from the station.  -She wore a broad-brimmed black felt  hat much like a man's, while her  long black cape being unfastened,  revealed  a middy blouse of flaming  ordered: "Roast beef sandwiches,  coffee, lemon meringue pie for three,  please;- and take your time."  Struck dumb by this breezy individual, Jack stifled a smile and  gave his sister a disconcerting nudge.  Their escort had flung her cape on a  nearby hook, and was a noticeable  figure in her broad felt - hat and  scarlet middy. People looked at her,  mildly amused; but there was nobility in her weatherbeaten countenance, and her smile was winning.  Lunch was quickly served, and  there being no privacy at the counter, was consumed in silence save for  a few questions regarding their  journey. As the train pulled away  from the station, both boy and. girl  turned to watch it, feeling a subtle,  regretful twinge, as if some good  friend were deserting them; and as  Nance resumed her mO'al their companion asked: "Sorry to see the  train depart without you?'*  "I suppose I am." replied the girl,  and added at this unexpected insight  of her mood: "You see, it makes me  feel as if the last bridge behind us  was burning. Everything's so different from Massachusetts; and not  knowing Cousin Columbine at all I'm  silly enough to be a little nervous."  The woman smiled one of her nice  smiles.  "You needn't be. I don't think  you'll find Columbine 1-Jelson hard to  live with."  "Have you known her long?"  asked Jack, hoping to secure a bit  of light on the character of their unseen relative.  "All my life. She was born at  Pine Ridge seventy-odd years ago in  a covered wagon."  "I know," said Nance. "It's one  of our family stories, that, and how  she happened to be named."  "Is it indeed!" The woman tipped  their waitress and glanced up quickly.    "Oh, there you are, Mark!"  The lunch room was almost empty  now, and as she slipped from the  high stool Nance saw a tall young  fellow in a. sombrero -which . he   re-  BABY'S  OWN  SOAP  Enjoyed 1st ftpm tfanno*  thru i*/ CorKK-fisn*.  ents. I've always wondered tf their  brains weren't affected by the altitude when they inflicted such a misnomer on a helpless infant. My  name, you nice young things, is  Columbine Nelson!"  oiiArTSxv   Vi.  red.    Her feet   were   clad   in   stout,  black,  laced boots,  aboye  which an I moved as he  caught  sight of  their  inch or two of cotton, stocking met*  -a dark cloth skirt. An eccentric  figure, taken as-a whole. "And yet,"  Nance whispered as she passed them  hurriedly, "she has an air about her.  See -what I mean. Jack?"  "Yeah," he admitted, "but I bet  she's a crank of some sort, just the  same. You know, what they call a  ������������������a character.    You'd think���������"  Jack paused. The eccentric lady  had turned and was approaching  rapidly. "I'm looking for two young  people by the name of Nelson," she  said cripsly. "Have I found them?"  The question was as unique as the  woman; but in that moment her  somewhat mannish countenance was  lighted by a contagious smile. Jack  actually grinned, while Nance responded quickly: "It looks as if you  had! Did Cousin Columbine send  you to meet us?"  A quick nod answered her.  "I dare say you're hungry as two  bears,   and   so   am I.    Come in and  eat.     These   Eastern   trains   always  arrive at meal times."  Still talking, she led them toward  the station restaurant and motioned  to  seats at the counter.  ''No use in paying a dollar for a  dinner when you can get a hot roast  beef sandwich for fifty cents. Do  you like roast beef? In my opinion  there's nothing better. Do you want  coffee ? They say it's bad for people but I'vo drunk it every day for  more than fifty years and am still  able to get about." She smiled at  the waitress, and not giving the  young people   a   chance   to   answer,  HEALTH MEANS CHARM  AND HAPPINESS  Sparkling eye*  ana smilinn; lips  speak of health  und vitality. Clear  skin attracts. The  hcalthyactivcglrl  is botth happy and  popular.  Perhaps you  ate not really ill  yet when the  cluy'w work is done you arc too tired  eo enter into thc Rood times that  oth������r women enjoy. I'or extra encruv.  try lydia K. Plnkhum's VeftetaWe  Compound. It tonei rap your general  liealeh. Gives you more pep���������mare  charm;  Remember time 98 one of 100  ���������women report lien-efit; les If helfi*  you tooj  companion.  Jack stole an amused glance at  .Nancy���������a glance she had no trouble  in interpreting. It said as plainly as  if he'd spoken: "Enter the forbidden  "boy friend! Take care, Sis!" It was  Jack's glance, not the sudden arrival  of this unexpected youth which made  her color rise, and, suddenly, the girl  was furious with her brother.  "This is Mark Adam, who is to  drive us up," explained the lady.  "Mark, these young folks are Nancy  and Jack Nelson. Where are-your  trunk checks, Jack? I presume  you've both brought luggage. And  Where's Matthew, Mark?"  The young man smiled, showing  strong, white teeth and a crinkle of  humor around the eyes.  "Glad to- know you." He stretched out a welcoming hand. "Matt's  outside on the truck���������too bashful to  come in and meet the���������er lady.  That's it" (as Jack produced the  checks). "You'll find the car parked  back of the station. I'll be there as  soon as I help Matt with the baggage."  "Mark's a good boy," observed  their new acquaintance as the driver  strode away. "He and his "brother  came down to the creamery to-day  (they run. a dairy ranch), so I roped  them in to drive us and get your  trunks. There isn't a better driver  In Pino Ridgo than Mark Adam,  Nancy, so you've no call to feel nervous going up tho pass. Hero we  are." They had left tlie station and  woro crossing a broad parking space.  "You're to rido with Mark, Jack.  You boys must get acquainted, and  I want a chance to get acquainted  with your slater."  Jack grinned as ho helped them to  their places. Ho longod to ask If  their antiquated cousin had given  thoso -Instructions in order to koop  Nance and "that good-looker" as fair  apart as possible. Knowing that  something of this sort was ln his  mind, Nancy throw htm a warning  glance, and said, as sho sat down beside tlio occontrlc lady whom sho was  beginning to like '"m-mewwly* "It's  queer, but I fool acquainted with you  already; and do you realize wo don't  ovon know your namo?"  Tha lined face brightened humorously.  "Tho truth lfl, I novor toll my  name If I can avoid It, That'll tlio  only p-nhlp-fl I've got agultuit my par-  If their unconventional relative  had set off a bomb and blown the  old Ford touring car into a million  bits, she wouldn't have created more  surprise. Jack paused, one foot on  the running boards and stared at her;  while Nancy gasped: "But���������but you  can't be! Why Cousin Columbine's  a feeble old lady over seventy!"  "Over seventy, I'll admit," alleged  their companion, her eyes twinkling,  "but not so feeble as she led you to  believe. Stop staring at me, Jack.  If it's the middy blouse you'll just  have to get used to it. A middy's a  life-saver in a place like Pine Ridge  where there's no dressmaker. I wel-{  corned them with joy when they  came into fashion years ago; and I  shall continue to wear them fashion  or no fashion, as long as they can be  bought by mail. The red ones are  for gala occasions like the present.  Usually I wear "blue. Here comes our  driver. Will yoii^Mndly testify that  my name is Nelson, Mark? These  young folks seem to be unbelieving."  Mark Adam laughed as he swung  into the driver's seat.  "It is unless she got married when  I dropped her at the Court House  two hours back/Vhe stated. 'T saw  that cop give "you an admiring  glance, Miss Columbine."  "Admiring!" Columbine Nelson  sniffed contemptuously. "It's more  likelj-* he was thinking: 'There's that  old freak come down from Pine  Ridge again.' Stop at the Cash and  Carry for a box of canned stuff,  Mark; and then head for home or  Matthew will get there first and not  know where to put the luggage."  "Can't Aurora tell him.?"  They had turned into a street that  faced the mountain, from which  Nancy could hardly take her eyes.  "Not  Aurora   Tubbs," Cousin Columbine was saying.    "She's so flustered at the idea of having-company  that like as not she'd have him  put  thos������ trunks in the bathroom.    We  have a bathroom, Nancy,   which  no  doubt  you'll   be    relieved   to   hear.  There's only one other in the village,  and that's in. a summer cottage belonging to a rich oil man from Oklahoma.   I went to the extravagance in  1914, just before the great war started over in Europe.    I remember the  date because  I was  christening tho  tub when the news came, and Aurora  (her sister married a German. Otto  Weismuller up at Cripple Creek and  as good a fellow as ever lived), came  rushing upstairs with the paper. She  actually pounded   on   the door, and  shouted:      'Miss    Columbine!      Miss  Columbine I    Don't bother   to   wash.  Tho Germans have started fighting.  Do you suppose our Otto will have  to go?" Aurora's apt to get flustered in an emergency, but I never saw  her so worked up."  This brought a laugh; and Mark  said dryly: "I didn't know we'd ever  had a christening in Pine Ridge, Miss  Columbine. Too bad that party was  interrupted by a war!"  "It wasn't," retorted the old lady.  "I called back: 'Keep still, Aurora.  This is the flrst tub bath I've had  since my mother washed me in a tin  dish pan with only a covered wagon  for privacy, and I wouldn't cut it  short if the whole Germany army  was on the lawn.' I could tell she  was mad by the way she thumped  downstairs, but she got over it "before I put on my clothes. Here  comes Matthew now. Slow down.  I'm going to stop him."  She signalled wildly, and a truck  drew up beside them, though it  seemed to Nancy that both vehicle and  the driver did so with reluctance.  The latter started to remove his hat,  found he had none on, and blushed  furiously. The truck emitted a sort  of groan.  "If you reach home first, Matthew,  just sit and wait till we get there,"  ordered Miss Columbine. '"You can  tell Aurora I said to give you a slice  of chocolate cake. And this is as  good a time as any to make you acquainted with my cousins, Nancy and  Jack Nelson. Don't drive recklessly  up the pass and lose those trunks  over the edge, will you? I dare say  they're valuable, and I don't trust  your driving as I do Mark's."  "Yes'm," responded Matthew nervously. "Pleased to meet you. I'll  be careful, Miss Columbine." j  He reached for his hat again,  found it still naissing, blushed redder,  and started the truck with such a  jolt that empty milk cans careened  drunkenly in the rear. Such confusion amused his brother, and a quiet  laugh escaped from Nancy. She said:  "He's really bashful, isn't he?"  "Born that way," responded Cousin  Columbine.  "And so. good looking!" observed  Nance.  They had stopped at a traffic signal, and their driver turned his head  a little to say over his shoulder:  "The family beauty."  A BARBER WHO HAD  RHEUMATISM  Tells How He Carried On  A barber who had been "a martyr  to rheumatism" writes:���������  "I have been a martyr to rheumatism for some ten years. For five  years I was so affected that it was  with the greatest difficulty I was  able to carry on my business. I may  say I am a barber by trade. After  having tried A numerous remedies, I  was finally advised to try Kruschen.  I am pleased to say that after having used Kruschen for some twelve  months, X am now freer from aches  and pains than I have been for some  ten years. In fact I consider I am  rid of rheumatism, thanks to Kruschen Salts."���������-W. M.  Two of the ingredients of Kruschen Salts are the most effectual  solvents of uric acid known _to medical science. They swiftly dull tho  sharp edges of the painful crystals,  then convert them into a harmless  solution. Other ingredients of these  Salts have a stimulating effect upon  the kidneys, and assist them to expel  the dissolved uratic needles through  the natural channel.  little Helps Fcr This Week  mmaoi-y  ������3-0������**~������  and Jack laughed outright; but  Cousin Columbine remarked severely: "If you expect me, or anybody in  Pine Ridge to contradict, you, young  man, you'll be disappointed. In. my  day it wasn't considered modest to  fish for compliments. The green  light's on, boy. Why don't you get  along?"  "Too crushed to move," he told  her, and proceeded to start the engine as quietly as its age allowed.  "I'll park somewhere on a side  street, Miss Columbine. There's no  space in front of the Cash and Carry;  but I'll walk over and get your box.  It's only half a block."  Eager to stretch his legs, Jack  offered assistance; and as thc boys  strode off the old lady remarked  critically: "Jack's thin, isn't he?  Grown too fast, most likely, and  been cooped up in school. A year in  the open will do wonders for him."  Nance thought, with sudden consternation: "A year! Does sho expect us to stay that long?" but managed to answer: "That's why Mother  let him come. The doctor said ho  needed   outdoor   life   more   than    a  "He healeth the broken in heart  and bindeth up their wounds. He  telleth the number of the stars and  calleth them all by name. Psalm  147:3-4.  Teach me your mood O patient  stars,  "Who climb each night the ancient  sky,  Leaving on space no shade,   no  scars,  No trace of age, no fear to die.  Look up to the heavens and ths  quietness of the stars would seem to  reproach you. "We are safe up here"  they seem to say, "we shine fearless  and confident, for the God who gave  the primrose its rough leaves to hide  it from the blast of uneven springs  hangs- us in the awful hollows of  space. We cannot fall out of His  safety. Lift up your eyes on high  and behold; whpi'hath created, these-v  things that brihgeth out their host  by number? He calleth them all by  names. By the greatness of His  might, for He is strong in power, not  one faileth."  A gooseberry bush bearing a  -fuchsia flower was among the rarities exhibited at the Royal Oxfordshire Horticultural Society's Show.  NATURE'S MINERAL SALTS  Cleanses the system. ��������� purifies  the blood. Nothing; Better for  relief of Constipation, Indigestion, Rheumatism, Kidney and  Liver.   Ac all Druggists���������69c.  sMm^s^m  niiiiiiiiiiitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiu  | NEW    PATTERNS   ON |  1    Needlecraft    1  'm ���������****���������*"���������  I       NOW AVAILABLE        |  N  another   page   you   will  see tlio first of the Alice  j"*"* Brooks   Needlocrlift   *Pat-  *-= iuru������. Thwy Will include evety-  ������ tiling about knitting. Hot press  Sj patterns, etc., as tlmo goos on.  ������ Wo hopo you will Hko this foa-  ������ turo and tho patterns aro only  ������ 20c each with full Instructions.  diploma."  To Be Continued 2103 ltf||||||||||I|||li||||||l||||lllllllllligillllllllllll  !:;?;V< *#U, wtSfy I '��������� Hi H* *?���������? ���������'  mA^E*4MaV-|������****"*~^s^^  TtHESAME POT  Ifij**?,  single .'Directions on the package  |^^^BIi^BBB^^l���������'���������^!^l���������'���������''^���������T���������'T.,'|S''^'r���������^v*J���������^?v^l.'f'!."?"?.  Siiii'''''^*:^  >'������iji:ij:ij'-:''i:''^  TRY BT SOON!  H/archotiBtts At Cnlftiiry, Edmonton, ReRiir-B and Wmnipea OMMHNgHBBIi  ' a������r*-fiiis������.������5.*,i������tfa'ftaT.  ������������������ifAlft������nut  f   ur.    -*   ��������� -UK  Wynndel; Berry  ������������������uFup jj���������$i i^vcf  Go-Op. ^Fruit Growers   Enlarge  and' Improve iPre^G6oIer���������Toy  ���������'   Harvest 100  Acres Strawber-  :20 Acres Raspberries.  ries-  While not exactly to the liking of the  grower with the real early fruit, the  showery weather at the ei.d of the week  and continuing on Monday, was very  much welcomed at Wynndel, where the  1935 strawberry shipping season is juat  getting nicely under way, with promise  right now of a crop that will .consider  ably exceed the output-"'of* any previous  year, and with ample provision made by  Wynndel Co Operative Fruit Growers'  Association to handle the increase, the  capacity of the pre-cool ing plant having  been enlarged 4yjper cent., giving it a  1935 capacity of seven carloads, of  berries, as compared with four-carload  storage in past seasons.  According to the show sOf bloom  the  berries should  be  producing  about -100  jjci  V.-CU8.. aibiiubKu suiue vruuuiS una u**:ei  encountered lately with weevil pest, but  ranchers .are working steadily with  weevil bait to rid their patches of this  infestation.  A look over the district reveals the  fact that 100 acres of strawberries are  now in bearing at Wynndel. The  British Sovereign is the most popular  variety, with VanSans a close second.  Raspberries, although only accounting  for twenty acres will keep the berry  pickers until at least the end of July. It  is unfortunate that the 24 below * zero  touch late in January damaged the canes  and the outlook,-in consequence, is for  only a 50 per cent, of normal crop.  The growers are fortunate in that most  of the plantings are to the well known  Cuthbert variety.  In a conversation with E. Uri, manager of the Wynndel Co-operative Fruit  Growers Association the-firm's pre cooler,  erected in. 1927 has been enlarged and  modernized to take care of the big crop.  While the old system was efficient it was  -found it was not extensive enough to"  handle ever increasing crop ��������� production.  The initial installation consisted of three  15 x 30 foot rooms, the space in these  accommodating four carloads of berries  if necessary Another room was added  this sprirf"-* which will, in itself hold three  carloads     It wr.s 30 x 40 feet.  Fruit can be kept in the pre-cooler in*  definitely if held at the proper temperature. The refrigerating process is now  all electric. It is the product - of the  Canadian General Electric, Company,  and installed by West Kootenay Power  & Light Company, Creston. This  ^ystem is .worked from room to room  ahd if only one compartment is needed  only that particular rccra is cooled. This  lectric feature can be only used in pre  eooling. For sharp freezing the ammonia  plant is used, it being possible to lower  the temperature to zero, if so desired.  ~The_ electric plant pre cooler is automatic, and for this reason a little more  J^_J tm.~,   i_    ... 4.1 ,_    ..1 I_     _,���������_..  VC������iaU8C   VVf   8808;    V8JC88J    V8JCZ   C8888 UI 8^,8 8C8   }jaC88J8������.  The   temperature are kept from 38 to  40 degrees.  John and'Carl Wigen are both producing a large crop of both strawberries and  raspberries-this season, with the former  working three acres of strawberries and  about two of raspberries, and the latter  about 1J***j *"cres of strawberries' and a  half acre of "rasps." Both of these  ranches are at top form for cultivation  and are ready for the picking season.  The crates are also being delivered from  the Rodgers box factory at Creston.  Two of the largest strawberry -anches  in the valley are those owned and  operated by J. G. Abbott and E..TJri.  both of which are handling from five to  six acres and up till lately, were, anticipating a banner-crop.- Weevil, however,-  is in evidence, and the latter has been  rather.severely hit. In the same locality  the C. Ogilvie acreage is looking fine for  both strawberries and raspberries, as is  also^ the T. E. Slingsby ranch,  having two acres of strawberries and an  acre of young raspberries. E. ; A.  Hackett, a little fbriber lip the hill,: has  a couple of acres of strawberries, and  W. Towson will harvest two and a half  acres. Another fine, property is that of  R,. Dalbom, up Duck Creek draw. It  has the appearance of being well looked  after and the 2*H*j acres of strawberries  loplc due to have more than as average  CrOP.:   ��������� 7   '' ��������� ...���������...:      ' .',   ;.;"  ?Down on the "flat the ranches ?of  Monrad Wigen and R.Uri are in splendid shape and viewing the profusion of  bloom it looks safe to predict they are in  for a, big year. The ro**merO. J. Wigen  place   is now   subdivided   botweed the  Steiner   brothers, Gus and Otto, .-The;  latter, this year, Will bo tho largest raspberry producer at Wynndel, with three  acres of canes which, considering the unfavorable weather; are in good shape.  John Bathie, too, hap a fine looking jbtcrryi  patch, nnd ia expecting ono of tho best  crops in recont year*-.  On the hill, oh the cast oi do of Duck  Creek* the ranch ,of G. W., Taylor impresses one, being handled by a compet-*  ont head and industrous family. Ho has  a couple of '-crefHn strawberries In bear-  ing audun additional ;������,cre juat net out.  Ho also hao about half aero of raspberries. On the Taylor place, too, the  weovll is giving trpiibleY       ' V Y      ,  In a northeayi' direction, close bouide  tho Tayor ranch, If* tho? Paul Of nor  property which will 'thin year havo a  heavy crop, tho owner picking from four  acros-'of strawberries. Jog Bonodetti,  too, is now liar vet-ting n crop off ���������,. three  uorci-Y and also .bus a uico stuud" of ru'-jp-*  berrioa. A.S. Joy, located j tint above  ���������tho comhnuttity hall will have an leverage  crop, wjfch two ncroB In bonring Htrnw-  borriof) and two ucreR of vtirinborrlcB G,  Appondn and N, SoopiMa, who aro working tho former Bottw property, In optfrci-  intic tin to hla'1095'crop and from hla two  nevon of wtniwhorrlon rind a couple of  raspberry   ho   has reason to expect n  ���������.-.-.- iS-'rSS&S'Sp:::"'  TA7HEN you buy a low-priced car, see that  ������ ������ you get all Ihe modern features!  The TURRET TOP,  lor. example���������who .would  want to be without -this new overhead protection  of solid steel?    Yet only one car in. the lowest  price field has it-r-the Master Chevrolet!  Take KNJSE-ACTION.   It's cheaper to leave it  off the car, but the Master Chevrolet retains it  ���������f or the -ultimate in' riding ease!  Lift the hood and see Chevrolet's economical,  valve-in-head Blue Flame Engine.   Take a look  (for the Master  2-Pass. Coupe)  factory, ������-������**-*  Delivered, iuiiy equipped si  Governtaent Registration Fee ottly extra.  See H new Standard Series models  priced as low as $712 ?  at Chevrolet's Cable-Controlled Brakes. Compare Chevrolet's Fisher Body. quality, and  Fisher no-draft Ventilation. You save money���������  and get everything���������when you choose a Master  Chevrolet.   And your own eyes prove it!   c-i75C  11M11 Up!! ^B \Wmi m  READY FOR IMMEDIATE DELIVERY . . . Ea-sy GMAG Terms  CRESTON MOTORS  PHONE  10  CHEVROLET SALES &   SERVICE  CANYON ST  satisfactory yield. The Burnett ranch,  operated by A.- Martell, iri this locality, *  has an excellent showing on his 4 acres  of strawberries. Other prominent growers in this section are J. wittman. who  is handling three acres of strawberries,  and A. F. Rudd who will acquire a  number of pickers to take off a two-acre  crop.  On the west side of the Wynndel area,  which as yet does not enjoy irrigation  the Jas. Wo-d ranch is the biggest producer* of strawberries with three acres  in this crop, and almost an acre of  raspberries, all of which look good, considering the the dry season so far  About the best looking strawberry  patch at Wynndel is that of J. A. G.  Hulme and sons on the former Ashley  Cooper place. The Hulme's have four-  acres of healthy looking plants which  should produce an exceptionally good  crop, E. Ostrensky; the last grower - on  the south side ��������� of the- Wynndel area, is  about ready to staat picking on a likely  looking two acre patch. An oldtimer in  this section, whose tree fruits are  gradually forcing him out of berries, is  Sam Moon, who is now down to an acre  of soft fruits, but who reports a quality  crop.   :  y ��������������������������� V'������������������;.;       ?-''  About "}0 growers will contribute to  the production of a 1935? crop that will  run close to 30,000 crates of strawberries,  and whose output will be handled by the  Co-Operative Fruit Growers and .Long,'  Allan & Long, Limited, w"ho are again  handling their share of the tonnage.  While many of thPRe are operating on  patches of one acre ov slightly less all  have given cultivation .very thorough  attention as is evident with the estimate  for .lO.OOO crates from not more than 100  acres in.bearing plants.  '*' Wynndel*- ranchers, too. havo joined  with q uite a few otherfar-lighted vail * y  residents in taking up the dyked acreage  of Creston Reclamation Companp, Limited, which extends this far north. Already 250 acres, owned at Wynddel,  have been seeded to wheat and it is ass-,  orted that,th ere will bo iporo buyers for  this land before the summer' is out, A  site for a community athletic field has  been ('secured and is being plowed and  put In shapo for immediate use.        ?   !  tit**  jjfi3/j*"uftj|j3  KnBt Rautio was a Nelson visitor for  tho circus. )>..  Mrs/GcoifRO Com was a weekend vifr-  itpr at'Nolson.. ��������� ��������� - ;  Miflo Sylvia Tdlnrlco was a visitor io  Nolnori, tnkinp-in the clrciiH. '        '������������������  Donald Bolton and Dominic Passcus*-  zo wero at Creston. Suturday j  MI������������ Iris Toylot, who has been hero pn  ii viftit, loft for.homainCrouton,TuoHdny.  Jolin Webb of CalKQ'-y and Chaa. WH-  son wero viHltors to Canyon and Creutori,  Sunday.  Edouard Fabio was a business visitor  to Nelson at the beginning of the week.  J. S Wilson was a business visitor'-ifo.  Craft brook   and Crow^ points this week.  Frank Hamilton" of Kootenay Landing  was a business visitor to Creston, Friday.  Viano J. Maki of Golden is a visitor  with Kust Rautio at Kootenay Landing..  Dr. Olivier of Creston made an inspection of the pupils attending Sirdar school  this week.  George Rohac was here last week removing his furniture to Farron,'where he is  now employed.  Another large blast was put off Thursday night on the sector in course of widening just east of Sirdar.  Harvey Gobbett of Creston was here  with a boat which he will use on tbe  lake during the summer.  Mass waB said here Sunday at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. Santo Passeuzzo.  Father Hartm an officiated.  Lillian Cam and1 friend, from Nelson,  .have arrived and will spend a few days  at the home of the former's parents.   ,  Constable? Cartmel! and Hassard of  Creston with W. H. Cartwright, game  warden, were business visitors, Thursday  The grader was here on Monday and  Tuesday going over the,roada. With tho  ,recent rains the roadsgroded are in fine  shape. ���������'.''-���������' 7;      ' ?"   ������������������"���������'-'_ ������������������" ??  v?'"'" '*" '"������������������'.,  ��������� Thomas Rogers and daughter, Margaret, with Mrs. McNeil of. Cranbrook,  arrived home by Sunday mornings train  from Spokane.  ; Charles Neil, who has been In St.  Eugene Hospital, Cranbrook, undergoing  nn operation, has returned to his homo  m*tah improved. yy.,[  Jacic Smith and Fred Hftlo-of Cyeston  wore fishing over tho weekend with fairly  good results. Buster Rosa and party al-  bo had good sport. '   7.  Mi������a Daisy Rogers; ,wl).o-underwent an  operation for appendicitis nt St. ?Eugeno  .Hospital, Cranbrook, Wednesday, io coming along nicely it Is reported.  Tho wet weather of the post few days  lias interfered with the hauling of tfe������  from Goiit Crook." Tho trail from the  highway to the mil) cutting up badly.  Howovei* by tho beginning of tho wook  hauling is expected to bo -reapmed.  Tho water as indieatad by guogo at  Slough bridgo readu i(i,8<li a rise of 1.20  for tho wcokY N������)w that the heavy rain  of tho pant week, which nt this season of  tho year la tho chief snoW molting agency,  i������ o*.M"f ������ rocodflion' of tho water can bo  expected. ���������,' . ,_,.��������� .. .,, ,.   j?'���������,,,'"','. ������''/'?,'':' _. Y  S.- F: Lo Novo hao arrived" at Tyo.  whoro ho will tako charge* of tho Hatfluld  roadmaking oporntlonB to tho mine.   Ho  was here a few years ago - in -charge of  the road construction from Kuskanook  west to Boswell, under the General Construction Company, .Vancouver,.  ,Mr. "Frost, one of the financial "backers  of the Bayonne mine, of Seattle,' made  an inspection trip from Tye to the mine  arid consequent upon his visit the tempo  of activities are to be greatly accelerated.  Weather conditions on the .higher levels,  which have been impending progress, are  now greatly improved and shipping of  ore will soon be in full swing.  Cranbrook homing pigeon club will  despatch a large number of pigeon to Sir  dar for liberation in an important race  on July 14th. This point, bias established  itself as an ideal liberation ground,, the  large expanse of valley giving the birds  ample soaring room. "Kimberley club.  will have a flight of young birds liberated a few days later. The.two previous  races from here resulted in a' minimum  number, of birds going astray, the milage  being made in fast .time on both occas-  sions. *  FOR SALE���������Snap, Model T Ford engine mounted for power plant. $7 cash.  D. V. West, Boswell.  ok at those sturdy  block8 of rubber ���������  right in the centre of  the tread, where they  meet the road*���������  hesivier a**d more  closely nested than  ever before -���������then look  at the price���������no more  thkn you pay for  standard tires. .;'" ;  %JS    * 9D*3Etw|9**3 ���������*3"*"gjH"*f  l^xM'IO-'MfSf.tetS.M  4.S0 X  si���������  fllxo  4*7? * mIs-sb 'its *t*i4*i*  Other alzos equally low-priced  ctM-**.*-*--. us:**������* mtr.      }       js&>^������^4\^*.*\p*$^ rjKtmWixpj ji- .^^Mjxf^^z^^i^^^ pfcMj���������: ..  VW. ���������UTilftM^fcy"*   ���������   ���������!*.���������    '^.^8888,8** ������J  fm^^^-r    1  "   /;  CRESTOH HE VIEW  .8,.A.8L.A.4.*,*.<L,<>.  .^.. A.A.a>.4 ,j>.,i  .*.. + ,,m A.*.  ,<fc i 4\ ift I A ijf8*. Aii An mh.A.l^mA  ��������� ata������Ja.  PfiEiDTHErvc cum: oitpail  ru-yUff i Pit I a anUk itOnlii  i  ���������  NOW OPEN   FOR   BUSINESS  First-class repairs to all kinds of Boots and Shoes  -' Ten years in the Shoe������Repair business at Calgary. ^  We specialize in Ladies* fine shoes.  Best Quality material.    Fair prices:  Local and Personal  W. L. ������Bell was a business visitor at  Nelson the fore part of the week. ,-  j W. C. COURTNEY, Prop.  ���������vim-w <*'wv  ���������wm ���������wwpmm-w*ww  w*m w\ww wr-**-  Next Door to  LIQUOR STORE  rf?,������'������-T'yT,TlT**'*y  F-OR'   RENT-  rooms. '"Mrs. E.  ���������Furnished   house,  J Strong, Creston.  six  ru.j..j...m..*.. m.*.*..*..*..*..a.A-m.m.A .m. *k.m~*.m.*.  ���������      .  ������ v.        i  !*��������� '..'.,'"' *      *     "  .  rfflhMaJ^������^0^*i^*--hHt4B^t  .A, tt.���������<%.*..<m.m...n .A.  t Keep Gool during "the Hot  Summer Days by Using  Electrical Anriliances  i  ���������  >  ���������  m  >  ���������  r  ���������  RANGE or RANGETTE and  REFRIGERATOR can be purchased for  the   small   sum   of  $10 per MONTH S  Further details can be had by enquiring  : FOR SALE���������17 young geese.   Price  ia right.   J. W. Handley, Erickson.  FOR SALE���������80 Leghorn* hens, laying,  a bargain.   G." MeWilliams, Erickson.  PIGS FOR SALE���������Choice stock.  $4.60 each.   Ron. H. Stewart.  Creston,  Fresh tomatoes and cucumbers at all  times at  Moores'  Greenhouse.  Creston.  Mi.isea Marjorie and Phyllis Hamilton  are spending a few days this week. with  friends in Nelson.  PIGS FOR SALE���������White Yorkshires,  will be readyJune 18th. R. Stewart &  Son (Alice Siding), Creston.  Fred Klingensmith, filer at the Schaf-  er-HitchcOck Company sawmill at Nelson, is spending the week with his family  here'T . -    ������  Mrs. Weils, housekeeper at the hospital, is away on a three weeks' vacation.  whicK sho ia *ap>?ndin������ -with friends at  Trail and Nelson-  Mrs. G. Mead, who has been staying  with Mrs. G. H. Kelly in the absence of  Mr. Kelly on his tj-ip south, left at the  end of the week for Fernie.  KOOTENAY BAY FOR HOLIDAYS  ���������Summer .cottages for rent. No mosquitoes, good beach, good bathing and  fishing.   Apply Storekeeper.  Mr. and Mrs. R. Hetherington of  Snoqualme, Wash., are renewing acquaintances in Creston guests of the former's grandparents, Mr* and Mrs. G.  Hendren..  Consolation honors' went to Miss Dorothy Collis A dainty tea .was, served to  the 25 guests, after which the bride-elect  .was the recipient of many' usesul -ggifts,  ������������������"resented in s basket* covered ^h-** the  Sowing. paper skirts of anY elaborately  dressed doll. . The afternoon was brought  to a close by the singing of Auld Lang  Syne and "For She's a Jolly Good Fellow."     , ' *  1  West Kootenay Power & Light Go., Ltd. 1  CAHY0������ STREET      CRESTON-     B=CB PKOHE 38 J  ���������CHRIS i   CHUKOH  CRESTON  REV. M. C. PERCIVAL, Minister.  -������.r  ^^^MarV^^p^q^p-q������qurwaa������^*^^vHi  .m..m. m.m.m..m.  ���������  ���������  >  r  r  ��������� ���������;'  I  I  THE FRIENDLY STORE  ���������  COMPARE EVERY PRICE  ���������that's where the CO-OP. stands out among food stores ���������  when you COMPARE EVERY PRICE-and so���������to prove  this "to food buyers we are offering Quality Foods at  exceptional Prices.  OXYDOL, (medium size pkt. for  .01  With the purchase of One Large Package at regular price  QUICK OATS, 8-lb. sack, each $ .45  CAKE FLOUR, Swansdown, per pkt 34  PINEAPPLE, Garden Isles, 2 tins      .21  PILCHARDS, tall tins, 2 for  ...       .24  WE DELIVER  Creston Valley Co-Operative Assn.  Phone 12 CRESTON  vw ���������w mm*m-  'wvwr'www  *v '^8a.|y"W'y yy^it"8f'i''w*v8,,v  m������&megmmmmmaismusmma  ZWIllivJmUWtUa  saaiii  SPECIAL FOR OUR CUSTOMERS  CARLT  YOU PAY  $2-98  ONLY  Libby, Montana, proved too much for  Creston in Sunday's baseball encounter  at Exhibition  park, the visitors batting  _--.. _  ^ o -.-".-��������������� ���������--r -~.~~: ��������� ~m   *-t~^m   -~*������-~u:__l _e  vuv  ������.    .     \m    liCiiff j    w^uiiiui,     v������iv      ^jivi.uiiig   mmi.  Cherrington and Herb Couling.  You will be surprised how little it will  cost to paper that room 'An estimate  will cost you nothing. - Do it now, before  your visitors arrive. R. G. Penson, interior decorating and painting.  FOR RENT���������Large, house, partly  furnished, 4 bedrooms, hot water, bath,  etc.,-one minute from Boswell wharf:  Grand place for holidays. Also one room  frame cabin. "Apply Wallace, Boswell,  B.C  Mr. and Mrs. Osborne Brown, who  haye.spent the past five months- on their  ranch on' Grandview Heights,- left on  Wednesd&j* for Calgary,' Alderta, where  they will be spending the next few  months.        , '  Coyotes are reported more numerous  than ever this season, and across the  Kootenay they have been taking a heavy  toll of the deer. Hunters are reminded  that there is a bounty of $2 on these animals. '  The weather since Friday' has been decidedly showery, and up tiii Wednesday-  night had accounted for a rainfall of 1 ������������  inches. It cleared up Thursday morning  and a streak of good beny and haying  weather is in prospect.  The second of the berry season dances  at Wynndel will be held at the commun-  "*tj.    "-.nil    ^^<-     "Xs^U'AJ.-       *>e>i������-    ...~n Aa*.   -*.*m^-  auspices of Wynndel basketball club.  Serenad rs orchestra will play. The  admission is gents 50 cents, ladies 50,  cents, supper included.     "..?.'?,'  A lot of new features will be introduced  in connection with the children's sports  at the Dominion Day celebration at Creston on July 1st. All the K. P. committees are rounding out "plans for a bigger  and* better celebration, closing with a  dance at Park Pavilion at night.  Showery weather that set in on Friday last and continued until Wednesday  evening has crippled strawberry shipping  from all points in the valley, but .today  should see a very heavy export, and  Wynndel will be moving them in carloads before the end of next week.  Misses Lillian Trevelyan, Margaret  Blinco and Dora Nickel were hostesses  at the home of the latter at a miscellaneous shower, honoring Miss Joan Hilton,  'oh'Saturday afternoon. The room was  prrttily ut-c-oiHuK! in pink and wliii;n columbine, pinks and rosea providing the  floral note. Entertainment of the afternoon featured a contest in which the  prize was won by  Miss Jean  McCreath.  QUmNDAY.JUNE23  . * - -  CRESTON~10i30 a.iia., Sunday School.  ��������� 7.80 p.m., Evensong.  ERICKSON���������3.00 p.m.,.Evensong.  Qa a ������MMm^m^tOOQOfW'-m.*Mm^JLwiPMJUtfJM  m  '  ���������  a *  OUR STOCK IS  COMPLETE.  PRICES RIGHT.  G. Sinclair  Creston Hardware  Wool  B-.*S     ��������� ������"* ��������� m  atmng puics  and Trunks  1  I  My New  has arrived.  Summer  stock  Several  new.  colors.  wr^mfimaf*8������b8r=8ai &k mr  Jk     A A^8**Sl4A Km* Wm  *|a������ a. ���������������#'������Hr  and $2.95  i  3  1  V. MAWSON  CRESTON  I  1  s  a,  aa*>B^air������iinai������iBiai  mmmVmb&mmWtm&mmtttttiM^  ^  63  ff  ^  '���������r PAV5 TO PAYCASH AT THE IMPERIAL  Friday-Saturday Specials  ****���������  5  Here are some  througout the store.  4Wmm\  of our values.    You will find more      %  55  m  5  PINEAPPLE, 3������? 2 tins .19 |  JUNKET ICE CREAM POWDER, pkg        $ .10 |  Make.your own Ice Creain. %  SHELLED WALNUTS, Broken, lb '.     .28 1  Fresh, clean stock. ���������                                       *"..-- S  TAPIOCA, Snow White, 1 lb      .09 |  Cello wrapped. 5  PRIN.C&.SS SOAP FLAK&S, 2 pkgs ��������� 37 . %  Don't havered hands.                                      '         *'    ���������     ' ������  RED RIVER CEREAL, pkg,.  - ...     .18 |  The right start for any day.   .  DAILY DELIVERY  !      FRUITS AHD VEGETABLES     PHONE SO  l *���������-?������������������    .:.'���������   ,-.*-.���������.'-���������     " -' * '���������  miS&mm������*ii&vmrMtac**&*im794m%rmtittm  \  iiflia4i������i./l.Ai  a#>iii ���������# ,1 A aiaA* aftuml^a Aai.#l ��������� a^**^     A\i w i*\ - mT- i ���������#" Ar*fst  *<fc*' A '"*     A "  A  --*fc��������� -aV^^-^-A.^     ^.|A..*.rA-.A.-.A.-.^..  And  get, postpaid,  a genuine   Carlton  Blanket,  size i  about 60 x 80 inches, guaranteed all wool by one of Canada's j|  largest blanket manufacturers.    You choose the one you want fi  from these four beautiful colors:    Rose, Blue, Gold, or Green. j������  All Blankets are finished at   both  ends with  lustrous satin  bindings to match.    It offers you an exceptionally fine value.  The amount of every purchase you make in our store  will be punched on a card. When you have bought $2.00  worth of Proctor & Gamble products listed below and .$8.00  worth of groceries, your card will be completely punched.  Ivory Soap, Ivory Flakes, Cot lay, Chipso.OxydoJ,  Kirh*s Coco Hardwater Castile, P and G. White Naotha  Soap, Crinco.  This Offer Expires JUNE 30, 1935.  af"kBT>t",#**8**jrtf"*aa\l m *������"*%*% M rkDaril   P**  CRESTON MERCANTILE  GROCERIES COMPANY    LTD.   "     HARDWARE  Another Great Game!  Exhibition Park  CRESTON  TROY  Montana  '' *   vs. ���������'.- ��������� ���������";������������������'���������" 7  '.   'CRESTON  SI mmM ��������� ���������    1 I|i1|f|,  Ull i)   Jul IP  Play starts 2.30 p.m.  Kee^^^B ^g^S^S^S ���������BLj^t^y SSmli^mW     Sm -   M^tt^Om-*   BS*f3^m\W MmOmmmmmW JBtT   m^HgB   '  ^Q^J  Of  *=**  aau������������mui8iM8iii  ^mfaawaan  Large stock to choose ffom.  No Two alike.  Tlie . valu-a**! and  styles cannot  excelled in larger centres.  be  The demand for Dresses in our Ready"  to-Wear Department increases, owing to  each dress being selected by an experienced  saleslady. ,; '������������������������������������   .���������*-' ; ��������� '' ���������  S. A  Dry Goods.       Clothing. .    Hardware.       Furniture  ��������� 11  MWW*af#8||*qpMplMM||Mtf'~NHr^ ua^u^i^^^^^ajifu^uf^^^y^y^^^y^n^^

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