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 I 1    ^       f  ->.' ���������  * - , "-**~������>~������������pBJ  f  PRO VINCI A f    f  |        L.JJfc31RA'\Y        j  } V-OTO.rr-A. S;c,  ir-  !     provincial kibrar-**  "api"8a'^l  -v-������.��������� '-Tari  V^JLVJ-**  VIE  Vol XXVI.  CRESTON, B.C.,  FRlt)AY. AUGUST 16, 1935;  No. 16  Council Favors  * *   r**a *  Hotel  i rOject  Will Handle Petition for Beer  Parlor Plebiscite���������OneLicense  Only���������Hotel 92 *-_ 72���������Stucco  or Brick���������invest $21,000.00.  Provided Creston votes "wet'* on a  beer parlor plebiscite which  the village  council wil 7 sponsor at the earliest possible date, "Creston is guaranteed a ?new  ^821,000 fully modern and commodious  hotel, to be built at the corner of Canyon  Street and Creston Avenue. John Shean  of    Lumbertcn   is  the   backer.; of the  hotel project and he has posted a bond  of $500 to build the hotel, provided the  council takes the vote and is favorable  This was the  outstanding feature of  the August session of the village council  Monday   night at which Reeve F. H.  Jackson   presided   and Councillors   A.  Comfort and Chas. Murrell were present.  The hotel agreement was tentatively entered into at a special meeting of the  council on July 29th, and was confirmed  at the regular? me ting this week.   At  this special   meeting   a resolution was  drafted and submitted at* the meeting of  the Kootenay 7 Municipalities' Association at Nelson' last week- by the reeve,  who reported it had been approved  with  some minor changes in the phraseology.  The resolution asked that the   Liquor  Act he changed so that the municipalities and not the Liouor Control Board  would have authority to say how many  licenses should be issued in any municipally governed district.  In connection with the proposed hotel  Chas. Moore, architect, and J G. Bell,  who    is acting    for Mr.   Shean,  were  present to urge all possible speed so that  construction could get under way while  the weather was good.    Mr.  Bell sub  mitted the plans which showed a two-  story-and-basement structure of pleasing  design.   It will have 92 feet frontage on  Canyon and 72 feet on Creston  Avenue.  It will have 20 bedrooms, most of jthem  with baths.    There,will be a diningroom;  testaurant, barber shop j ? rotunda biT the  -main floor, with attract! veT entrance and  front verandah. . The ��������� basement will, be  largely for sample rooms.    It will be of  brick or stucco, and the cost will not be  less than $21,000.    Messrs.   Moore and  tfeii were pressed to fully complete every  thing that has to havejj-te approval  of  .  the authorities at Victoria and to submit it for Liquor Control Board o.k.. so  that no time will be  lost in  authorizing  the plebiscite when  the petition  arrives.  On July 23rd the council had  another  special session at which Mr. Oswald, deputy provincial fire marshall was present,  and fire protection matters were gone into.   Mr. Oswald had asked for a map of  the waterworks system.   Following.up  this matter letters had   been written to  the villages of Mission and Smithers to  find out how they handled the fir ��������� protection situation, and a motion was passed authorizing a conference with Goat  Mountain Waterworks Company to discuss hydrant installation  and mainten-  . ��������� ance. ������������������  There was a non-commital. letter from  the deputy postmaster general at Ottawa  as to just where Creston's new poatoffice  was at. It gave a ratherfaint impression  that the plans were being rushed and  tenders would be called shortly .The  "rush" feature to the plans, however,  was not substantiated in a letter from the  architect, J. Carrie, of Nelson. The  council want him, on his next visit to  Creston, to give an estimate on the possible cost of rebuilding Park pavilion to  better accomodate indoor sportR, dances,  etc. The best Mr. Carrie could advise  whs that he would be here possibly in a  ���������   month..":?- .' . '7  Handyman Canute Anderson gave his  initial report as fire chief.   It had chiefly  tp do with the fire truck which he reported was not big enough for the work  it was expected to'perform. It was a  one-ton-vehicle   a* d\ something - of at  ���������bOOO*F   *fr/\-"r������. fa-#���������%>?_���������*���������!���������*���������_It*  A������rn������tntf������r   *���������?���������**������������������ ������*    ������*������%*>������������������������������������>  *"w**w������.  *,������*���������������   ������**#������*  ������****���������*������.������, <���������*���������������������*as������v*vjp    ivao   $13Vg*Jl*  ed. He reported the larger size could be  had locally hut about $210 cash would  be required in addition to the discarded  truck. His advice as to the unsuitability  of the old truck was"confirmed by Councillor Murrell, chairman - of the fire and  light committee, and they were authorized to make an investigation and report  fully at the September session.  Accounts passed for payment totalled  $708; of which ?1S4 v?ss for lumber used  on constructi gPark road bridge and on  sidewalk work. The labor bill on the  bridge and street improvements was also  high. Chairman Comfort of the roads  and streets committee, was authorized to  lay two additional planks the full length  of Cemetery road bridge.  Creston Hospital Women's Auxiliary  was given leave "to hold a tag day for  hospital benefit on the date of the federal  election. The handyman was also instructed to repaint the interior of the  clerk's office at the town hall some suitable shade. The painting of the main  hall interior will be left over until a slack  season.. -77?"-.    ��������� ?������������������ ������������������-/. ?"->_  The necessary   by-law  was.approved  New Bridge Over  wr  aituaci  Howe  Truss   Design���������180- Foot  * "*" "-v ���������  Span���������-Fill to Replace Another  2&fcFoot Bridge���������River Control Work,Tao-Spend$12,000 JStf^^*Sg^*^  source cf interest and educational value  to the children It was found inconvenient to operate this during the school  holidays and it was transferred to the  ranch of K. Wallace who has kept al!  records in capable fashion ever since.  It is unusual for a community the size of  Boswell to be favored with facilities of  this kind, and it is only due to the careful manner Mr. Wallace keeps the records that the government continues the  service.  Donations Made  ^_, *��������� 1% m. a I .*������  UIUUVI9  """a    ������  Urn. m������<ua  A ftUl  "sking for changes in  so that the election t of councillors williih  future beheld in ace rdance with amendments of the Village Act: At the end:of  the session the reeve reported briefly on  the Kootenay Municipalities' Association  convention at Nelson last week, and advised that if Creston wants that organization to back up its demand for an  amen dment to the Liquor Act it will be  necessary for Creston to: send a delegate  to the?convention at Harrison Hot  Springs  Alice Sitting  The harvest of Transparent apples is  under way uv this section. The crop is  not heavy but of excellent size.  Mike Halkow and son, Bob, of Michel,  are visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs.  Frank Travis.  Mrs. Corner has moved back from  CrestQn .and is now occupying- the-JBeytz  r������iich."      *-  -*     v  '  Mis?esNora and .Hazel Miller left on  ���������Wednesday for a ten day camping trip  at Twin Bays.  . *    rrr.��������� s���������8 ���������.   ���������JI     YY^uiiviei was **  Mr. and Mrs. Jas.  lYiisa   1*.      _  weekend visitor - with  Compton. <  Mrs. Bill Kelly and son, of Elko, are  visiting with her mother, Mrs.'Marshall  this week. ���������   '  Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Moore of Fernie,  are on a visit- with the former's mother,  Mrs. H. H.Taylor.  Miss Gladys Webster is at Twin Bays  in camp with Misses Nora Payne and  Ada Lewis of Creston, and some Calgary.  Alberta, friends.  Miss Mary  Barraclough of Seattle ar  rived at the end of the week on a holiday  visit with her sister, Mrs. T. Trevelyan.  She is accompanied  by  Miss Fern Graham.  A definite and very businesslike attempt to curb the pp ing floods of Goat  River along the,K?y.. highway just south  of the village is now under way with the  construction of a brand new bridge over  the main river channel, and the replacing  of the 200-foot King truss structure, a  short distance south with a fill. A dredge  will also be employed to more definitely  define the main channel for some distance both up anddown stream at the  new bridge.     ?    Y  Work on the new structure is nicely  under way, in charge of Paul McMaster,  bridge foreman, of the public works department, who has a crew of about 20  men on' the job,?some o- whom are in  camp at the" bridge site, with A. E.  French in-charge?df the cookhouse.  The new bridgeTwill be a Howe truss  structure and will have one span  of 180  feet.   It will have two approaches of 25  feet each, the one on the north end sloping up gradually from the highway, but  on the south side there will.be about 200  feet of fill to replace the old  br'dge  at  that   point.   The? bridge   still   further  south will not be ^replaced as the only  time it suffers ia when  the  overflow is  very serious? 'During the past hig^ water season no flood-damage threatened it.  The Howe truss structure will be of  wood and  will, require 110,000 feet of  heavy   lumber   and  timbers."   Tnis  is  being supplied by CO. Rodgers who is  bringing  in  about 65,000 feet of creo-  soted timber for thp understructure. The  30-foot piling to be used is alsocreosoted.  A one-ton   pile driver  with  gas engine  power is being used putting down the  piling.    A temporary^ bridge on   the upstream side has been completed to take  care of the traffic during construction of  the span. S^' "       -  About" $12,000 will.be spent on the  bridge' and river control work, the latter  estimated at .about $3000." Control work  will extend about 900 feet on both sides  of the new bridge and is counted upon to  keep the Goat in the one channel once  the dredging is completed. With this  job under way, along with hard, surface  road work and the erection of the elevator and four-room school employ ent is  being provided for almost" every available workman.  I Leadbetter   in   the   garage, during the  iatters absence on a hauling contract*.  "Spud" Taylor and Stanley Bebbing  ton of the Kootenay Belle mine, Salmo.  with Carolina Grutchfield of Salmo, were  Sunday   visitors   with   Mr.   and   Mrs.  Bebbington.  Cherries are still going forward. Black  Republicans make up the major part of  the shipping. Blackberries have just  started and should be in full swing next  week. ���������?.��������� "' .TT 7  Wilfrid Bainbridge walked in from  Crawford Bay bringing with him a cow.  which he had purchased there. * Considering the hot weather he made very  Women's I nsiitute Have Prize  List Help Assured by Lister  and Arrow Creek ���������Have Talk  on Work Amongst Blind.  gvrvru  time.  Cecil Moore's sawmill at the back of  the Bainbridge ranch will soon be operating. About 14 men will be employed  and will have good quarters in the Bainbridge cabin.  Many prizes have been donated for  the regatta on August 21st. Many  novelty events will be much more attractive from; ths spectator's point 61  view and with good weather a record  crowd is expected. *  Misses Nora Payne, Ada Lewis. G'adys  Webster and Nell Payne of Creston:  Mary* Abbott and Agnes Crane of Wynndel, and Charlotte Morton and Helen  Carr of Calgary are at Destiny Bay for  their holidays.  The lake is attracting more people  [from Alberta than ever before. When  the roads are in better shape there is no  doubt that this district will be the logical  camping place for holiday makeas from  that province,  ~ P. Garvie of TSanca has "beenY ad vised  that the application for a school atSartca  has been granted. On arrival of confirmation f rt m Victoria building operations  will comnenc? and it is hoped everything  will be re* dy to open up for the fell term-.  Mr. and Mrs. Co-stick, Dorothy, Ruth  and Frances, of Bellvue, Alberta ."arrived  at Destiny Bay on Monday last, leaving  for Calgary on Thursday, where Dorothy  was to defend her title of junior athletic  champion of Alberta.  Bo&weit  John  Wilson  Nelson friends.  spent the weekend with  Mr. and Mrs. Potter of Vancouver are  guests of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Allah.  John Lusk of New Westminster is at  I present   a   guest   of  Mr.  and  Mrs.  C.  leister  Phillips  visitors  of Kim-  at   the  Again !    The Old Rivals !  Exhibition Park  CMESTON  vs,'"   : . 1'  CRANBROOK  "jr'WjfgH jr. fw  ������ izttCiuMi. p. nt.  Mr. and Mrs. C H.  berley were 7 weekend  ranch here.  -Birth���������-At Creston hospital, August  7th, to Mr.-and Mrs. P. W. Kerluke, a  daughter.  Harry Demchuk, who has been employed at Salmo for some-time past, has  returned to his home here.  Jos. Bell and his guests, Capt. and  Mrs? Bride of Kimberley, were Thursday  to Tuesday visitors at Ainsworth.  Chat1. Huscroft and crew are busy with  the baler putting up the alfalfa cut at  Mrs. Beard's ranch. Other cuts will be  handled later..  ���������   .V ��������� - ,  Mr. and Mrs. John Bird loft on Wednesday for Ainsworth. Mr. Bird came  home Thursday, but Mrs. Bird) will remain for a week's visit.  Mrs* Yerbury and Frank returned  from Kimberley on Sunday in company  with Mr. and Mrs. Pat Holland and Jean,  the Holland** planning to upend a" couple  of weeks'vacation hero.  Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Newmann and  Myfid, of Spokano, spent a fow daya  hero last week with her mothor, Mrs. H.  Yerbury. leaving later with Mrs. Yerbury and Frank on a visit at Kimberley.  Mr; Tonn; of Wynndel has ju������t moved  Into the houno on tho former Ed. Smith  place, and is going in for poultry. Other  nowcomers aro Mr. and Mrs. Dewoy of  Croston who ar������ on the Millington place  fnlUoelr 7.     ..   r ... .  B. 6. Ivorson, C.C.F. candidate In  Kootenay East,, In company with F.  Knott of Canyon, and Chas. MurroJI of  Crfinton, waro calling on somo of tho  elector.-" hero, Saturday, A number from  Llntor wer-r* at Creston Frlday'uftornoon  for tho meeting addressed by Hon. II. 11.  Stevens.  Bebbington.  Arnold Cummings is home from Craw*  ford Bay after a visit with his sister,  Mrs. McGregor.  Bill Donaldson of Creaton was down  for his Sunday fishing. Sport was poor  owing to the rough water on the lake.  The Soukoroff tie camp expects to be  operat'ng another three weeks, at which  time the available timber will be finished.  Murdo McGregor of the Bayonne  mine staff spent the weekend with his  wife, returning to Cultus Creek; Sunday.  Harriet Home, who is on the staff of  Trail hospital, visited her parents here  on Tuesday, returning to Trail ih������ same  day. '- V  Bass are reported at Boswell wharf in  large numbers. This is the first time  they have oorae up the lake in large  quantities.  Mrs. Kifer and Ida, Godfrey Samuelson and Miss Minnie Huscroft have returned to Ca yon after a week's holiday  at Dqstlny Boy.   '  ,T, P. MacDonald, forestry blHcoir, and  W.   II.  Cartwright,  gamo  warden,  of  Creston, wero business visitors on Mon-  day.'  Mr. and Mrs. Noel Cox of Lundbreck,  Alberta, arrived here on Tuesday with a  speedboat. They returned homo Saturday. ' ��������� '     7 '.'  Mrs. Jarvis and Bob; and Ruth Hardy  of Cranbrook wore visiting Mrs. E,  Homo at the Homo summer residence  here, Sunday.  Stanley Honhor waa on a tour of in  spection to  tho   Bayonne  mine.      No  fires havo beon roportod In hla district  this year..  Charlie Gilbert, Fred Stefanlch and E.  Haywood of Trail apent a few days with  Mr. and  Mr������. P. Parvlo at Sanca, ro  turning on Sunday with Will Garvie.,  A meteorological citation haa been  oponcu at uoswoll Hiinco 1014. Tlila was  originally kept at the nchool, and waa  Mrs. J. H. Smith and Jack have returned from a week's visit at Coeur d'  Alene, Idaho, and are accompanied home  by Mrt and Mrs. Cavill and children,  and Mrs. Croll whom they entertained at  their, home on Saturday. They left on  Sunday for Nelson.  Albert Hepher was at Creston on Mon  day for a mroting of the fruit selling  agency managers arid packing house  foremen, all of whom were in conference  with a man from the Tree Fruit Board  in connection with apple packing and  shipping regulations for 1935.  J. G. Abbott of Wynndel had a narrow  escape Friday when his truck overturned  at the one-way road to the ferry at Gray  Creek. Although the machine rolled  over twice before landing on the beaeh  no one was injured. A wrecking crew  from Creston was soon on the job and  the truck taken back to th it town for  repairs.  Creston and District Women's Institute met in August session at the home  of Mrs. C. Murrell on Fiiday afternoon.  The chair was occupied by Mrs. Murrell.  vice-president, in the absence of the  president, Mrs. H.W. McLaren.  Correspondence included letters from  schools at Arrow Creek and Camp Lister  promising donations toward the prize list  of the 1935 scbo-1 fair. The subject of  providing clothing for a girl in Vancouver to enable her to attend a school for  blind and deaf children was discussed  and a committee named to go further  Into the matter.   - -  Mrs. W. Fraser. reporting for the  Committee on Education had been in  communication with. Creston school  trustees who favor holding the school  fair an the new f our-yoom school when it  is completed. Mrs. R. Stevens, reporting for the home industries committee,  mentioned that some acceptable work-  had come in and reminded that all working on fancy work that August 18th was  the last day for making entries, but that  work should be in a few days previous to  allow time for mounting. On tetura of  the work from the Vancouver exhibition  the latter part of the month it will be  xhibited at the home of Mrs. Stevens in  connection with an afternoon tea.  After the business feature of the  session there was a practical talk by  Miss Mary Murrell who has just completed first year at B.C. University in  .preparation for social service work. The  speaker's work took her among the blind  both at the school and in the students  homes. She was impressed with the  blind people's reliance and capabilities.  With the loss of one sense it "has been  Jound other senses were developed and  the students do n.ot appear as helpless as  mightbe*imagih������?d*: *       -.-���������*;���������*   In her field work Miss Murrell met up  with Miss Dorothy Stark, formerly of  Creston, who is totally blind and is doing  good work amongst the blind people,  giving instruction that enables them to  be useful in various ways, A vote of  th nks was tendered the speaker for her  address.  The tea hostesses  at  the social hour '  were Mrs. Murrell and Mrs. R Ibbitson.  One new member   was   enrolled.   The?  September meeting will be at the home  of Mrs. W. Fraser, with  Mrs.. Cherrington assisting.  Ericsson  Canyon  a business visitor at  of tho week, leaving  on  tho move  grown   here;  ? H. Youne was  Nelson at the first  on Sunday.  Transparent apples nre  this week. The quantity  however, is limited.  Jock McRobb, jr., and Carl Johnson,  both of Kimberley, were visitors during  the week with Mrs. McRobb.  John Nygaard 1ms the Berggren portable mill at work on his tout of ties, at a  location at the end of the Ridd road.  The Rchool trustees havo chosen Chas.  Pipe aa janitor for the ensuing year. Ho  replaces Ernest Barnes who has had the  position for some yearn past. *  Mrs. John John-ton in home from St.  Eugene hospital, Cranbrook, and Is making tt satisfactory recovery Reports  from the hospltnt also Indicate that R.  Lowerison la slowly recovering.  Mr. and Mrs. JbfT Knott of Shoqualme,  Wash., havo arrived on a ton-day visit  at tho homoa of their parents, Mr. and  MroY F,' Knott and Mr. ^nd Mra. A.  HolqtoBdY?".-. V,  '?".  :   Y?v;, j,-.   .."   '��������� ,* ,,;,  , Tho tfiiitoa Chtiirch 1a,cHen' hid onniuit  Ico orotim Bocthl ut Mrw. Knott'uYFrlthiy  ovening wan a oplcndld success, Crerrtton  braflo band was noherouo with a rtuppty  I. )������������������������,  iv/ir������.  H. Cuin|)butl  ..������.^ . v��������� holiday vlfitt.  W. Bell and C. MacDougall are business visitors at Calgary this week.  N. Swain waa a business visitor at  Cranbrook. Saturday.  Mrs. L.Leveque of Medicine Hat, Alberta, is a visitor at the ranch here.  Miss Mary Birch  of Yahk spent the  seek here, a guest of  Miss Helen Goodwin.  Mrs. D. Alton and Jim, who have been  visiting here, returned to Fernie at the  end of the week.  Mrs. J. Mermet end Mr. and Mrs.  Lcmoigne of Nelson spent Thursday with  their parents here.  George Connell, who has been at business college at Nelson is spending the  summer at hia home here.  Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Palfreyman, Editn  and Winnie, are spending a few days nt  Spokane this wpcIc.  Mrs. F. Putnam, with Gwen and  Yvonn������?f left on Sunday for a week's  visit at Banff and Lake Louise.  MIsscb Evelyn and Olive Speaker and  Bertha Fraser spent the week with  friends at Boawoll.  Mrs. T. Wilson and children, have returned to Nelson, and are accompanied  by her Bisters, Alice and Marion Healey.  Mr. and Mrci. J. Alton wnd Margaret  Fraeer were Monday visitors at Fernie.  M isn M. Heric was a Fernie visitor over  tho weekend.  Mrs. E. E. Cartwright with Roy and  George Cameron are aponding tho week  at Kuskanook, whore they have taken  tho Bundy cottage. Mrs. G. Sinclair of  Crouton is also In tho party.  Eridi.t'oj" Sunday hcIiooI hud the unnut,l  picnic on Wednesday at Goat rivor.  Thanks to tho teachers. Mra. Haskinu  and Mra. Kemp,'tho children had a do*  Jlghtful afternoon, with plenty of ice  creaM and a big auppor.  ! Mrs. tt. Vlnc'ei-jt and children, who  have been vloltlng' hor pfl-rtrnt**- for aome  time, returned to. thoir homo at Colemon,  Alberta,   ori -Saturday.     Her   mother.  U\. -rap" yE&zRMr* ^  njoy  Best Tea  Nature Upsets Man's Plans  Harvest time ln Western Canada has again arrived and for tbe next  few weeks great activity, from, early morning: till late at night, will be the  rule right across tliese western plains. Following several years of short  crops, and in many sections complete failure of crops due to drouth, and  consequently lack of resources on the part of tens of thousands of farmers  to seed and harvest a crop this year, governments and municipalities, banks,  mortgage, loan and implement companies made provision whereby farmers  were supplied with feed, fodder, seed, gas and oil, machinery repairs, hinder  twine, and other essentials to the seeding and harvesting of a crop. Each  individual farmer may not have received all that he desired, but, speaking  broadly, the needs of the situation were fairly well met.  Taking the country as a whole, and excepting certain more or less restricted areas, copious rains have fallen throughout the growing season,  following a somewhat late seeding. "Up to a few weeks ago prospects for  at least a normal, if not above normal crop, were bright. Grasshoppers and  cut worms which -were at first threatened, seemed to have been brought  under control, weather conditions prevailing being a main factor to that  end. Prospects for a fairly large and satisfactory crop were excellent, and  estimates of as high as 350,000,000 to 400,000,000 bushels of wheat were  commonly made.  But last month the bright picture became clouded as rust made its  appearance in the wheat fields, coming in from the southeast and spreading  rapidly "westward and northward. Governments, financial concerns, economic planners, farmers, every human agency is powerless against this development of Nature. For years technical agricultural experts, chemists  and scientists employed by Governments have been seeking a means to offset the ravages of rust and to develop a strain of wheat that will be rust-  resistant. But Nature this year has defied all their efforts, and it is now  self-evident that Western farmers will sustain heavy losses through the  effect of rusted crops.  Estimates of the loss through rust already run as high as 100,000,000  bushels of wheat; some estimates are even higher, and, of course, the actual  loss will not be known until the harvest is completed. On many farms, even  in some municipalities, no wheat will be harvested.  '"** There is no desire to be alarmist in reviewing this situation. Notwithstanding the inroads by rust upon what a few weeks ago was, one of the  most promising crops in many years, the general agricultural situation is  decidedly better than for some years past. Grass again covers great areas  of the "West which recently presented a desert-like appearance. Feed and  fodder formerly lacking is now available. Garden crops are generally reported to be good. But the big cash crop of the West, -wheat, will be  smaller and of decidedly less value than was hoped for and expected a few  weeks ago.  The whole country must face this unfortunate fact and meet it to the  best of its ability. No human agency can be held responsible for the losses  sustained. It was beyond Governments, corporations, and individuals alike  to prevent. All will be included in the losses sustained���������Governments  through loss of revenues and the necessity of providing assistance where it  was not anticipated it would be necessary; railways through loss of traffic  and therefore loss of revenues; railway, elevator, machine .company and  other employees, including farm laborers, through less employment; financial concerns to whom money for advances made is owing but which cannot be p#ald as fully as was anticipated; farmers more especially because  the returns for their year's labor are swept away or very largely reduced.  In a word, no existing political, financial, economic, or social system is responsible for the heavy losses the country is sustaining. Nature and conditions developed under its inscrutable- laws are the sole causei  But Nature is not always unkind.   In the long run it always strikes a  fair balance   Its laws operate not for one year, but throughout eycle*rof  years.   Man must not only recognize this truth, but govern himself accordingly.   There is no good end to be served by becoming despondent and discouraged.   There is only one courageous thing to do, and that is to face the  situation and the problems presented.    Losses to-day will be compensated  for by gains to-morrow.   That is a law of Nature.   Therefore, the future  should be faced with courage and determination.   Life is a battle and must  be fought.   Man could not exist on "flowery beds of ease."   If he is to succeed and reach the topmost rungs of the ladder of life, he must exert himself and climb, battling against all obstructions in his way, eradicating- the,  weeds that cling and clog his steps, removing weaknesses and strengthening  the ladder.   Climbing he will become stronger; crottching at the foot of tho  ladder, waiting for somebody to carry him up, he will become flabby and  weak and eventually succumb.    Courage and   determination,   which   will  bring confidence, is essential to success in any walk of life.    And In the  long run Nature will not bar the way, rather it will be found helpful and  co-operating.  Trykg For New Record  aW    " "i   "*- b������8������b������^*b������  Speed Of 800 M.P.H. Is Sir Malcolm  Campbell's Aim  A circus ������-^record breaking under  the boiling sun on Utah's salt desert,  planned as the greatest show Jn the  history of automobile speed racing,  is the September aim of Sir Malcolm Campbell and Captain George  Eyston, Britain's swiftest drivers.  The speed Icings announced their  plans���������to sail together, Sir Malcolm  to shoot again at his dream of 300  miles an hour In the veteran Bluebird; Eyston ?to tackle every mark  between that one and 24 hours.  Filled with glowing accounts of  the Bonneville salt flats surface by  his friend, John Cobb, who recently  set 21 new records there, Campbell  is confident that old Lady Bluebird,  the six-ton thunder wagon that roared to the.present land speed record  -p 1)70 010 ~mm 4-%.-. -.������~-l~ mm* T*8������������ ���������..*���������������������������.=������  %>.������      mm . \Jfm^tm.mt     \m.M      U.8.     MamMiMMmMm.      mmm.      *^������4������J.~ 8.W..4.W  Beach last winter, finally will carry  him this time over a mile in 12 seconds flat���������300 miles an hour.  Tn sure I'll beat 300 this time,"  Campbell aald. "Then I'll chuck racing and stick to business."  The 50-year-oid Englishman who  has no challenger to-day for speed  over a measured mile has made a few  alterations in the Bluebird since his  return from Florida.  Captain Eyston, who in the past  nine years has set 200 records, more  than any other living man, will alternate record tries with Campbell.  Eyston will drive a fearsome looking  front-drive juggernaut, powered with  a 400-horsepower Rolls Royce aviation engine. Its tanks carry 46 gallons of gasoline, giving it a 500-mile  range without refueling. Eyston believes he can average 160 miles an  t ._    __    8-8 x.-���������"j-__    n*     %.-... ~~.    *������_.a     ��������� ���������  uyui    uc   uigiict   A8JA-   jzrm   uuuio   <uiu   ta  bringing Albert Denly along to drive  relief.  FASHION FANCIES  Demand For Homespun  Women  In   Quebec  Are  Kept  Busy  Filling Orders  Spinning-wheels and hand looms  in the district around Murray Bay,  Quebec, are kept busy as the housewives try to nil demands of the  fashionable world for homespun fabrics.  For years Murray Bay has been  famous as the home of homespun.  Its fine, soft blankets and candle-  wick spreads have been carried away  by tourists to far parts of Canada,  the United States and Europe. This  year there are still the blankets,  spreads and hooked rugs, but the  rage is for homespun fabrics, from,  whicli suits and skirts, sport jackets  and coats are being made.  Much of the charm of the new  fabrics is in their natural coloring  and weave. Colors are from natural  vegetable dyes, the habitant women  making the fabrics from beginning  \o end.  Though women are doing most of  the buying of habitant homespuns,  men are also using them for sports  wean  ^  312  Wood Ready For Use  Honoy As A Healer  Dr. N. Zalss, a leading physician  in Vienna, Austria, says honey is the  best healer of wounds and superior  to all ointments. He has treated  ecvcral thousand cases with honoy,  , and has not had a single failure, It  soothes pain, hastens healing nnd  acts as an antiseptic, ho declares. It  Is also highly effective with burns  and carbunclos.  Surplus Dairy Nations  New Zealand, Australia, Denmark,  Netherlands, Canada, Italy, and  Switzerland appear to be tlio world  surplus dairy nations. The United  Kingdom is tho world market, supplemented by Germany In the case of  butter, by tlio United States, Germany, and Belgium in cheese, and by  a number of nations in condensed  and evaporated milk.  RAGLAN      SLEEVES)      SWA'GGER  COAT    FOB    SMART    AXL-  OCOASION      PAYTIMB  WEAR  By Ellen Worth  Here's a simple to sew swagger  coat that finds an important place in  every smart wardrobe*  To-day's pattern also provides for  seven-eighths length, as seen in the  small back view.  Lightweight wool in vivid colouring as emerald green- red, purple,  etc., is very smart over dark sheer  frocks.  White, navy, or pastel linens are  enchantingly lovely for town or resort wear,  It's made at a very moderate cost.  Style No. 312 is designed for sizes  14, 16, 18 and 20 yearn Size 16 requires 2% yards of 54-lnch material  with 2*W. yards of 39-inch lining.  Patterns 15c each. Address mail  orders to; Pattern Department, Winnipeg Newspaper Union, 175 McDcr-  mdt Avo. E.', Winnipeg.  Summer Fashion Book contains  many moro smart, cool vacation  clothes.    Send for your copy to-day,  The King's Reach  Section Of Thames Named In Honor  ���������*"'���������. Of Jubilee  The river Thames, so far as it runs  through the metropolitan district of  London, Is divided into a series of  sections called "reaches." There is  Chelsea Reach, Blackwall Reach,  Greenwich. Reach, Gallions Reach  and so on, but one section appeared  to have escaped being named, a deficiency which has just been rectified  In honor of the King's silver Jubilee.  This is the stretch between the Pool  of London, so familiar in pictures,  just west of the Tower Bridge, and  Lambeth Reach, which terminates on  the Houses of Parliament side of  Westminster Bridge. Th������ Port of  London Authority has decided to call  it "The King's Reach."  Once upon a time the Thames was  more used as the King's Highway  than the road itself "between Westminster and the Tower of London,  the royal residence, St. James Palace  being at one end while His Majesty  often had business at the Tower-  sometimes very dirty business at  that. So that "The King's Reach" is  an appropriate name for this important waterway. It includes London Bridge, Southwark Bridge,  Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Bridge  to Westminster, and on the shoreline are such noted places as Billingsgate "Fish Market, Cannon street  railway station, St. Paul's Cathedral,  Victoria Embankment, including  Cleopatra's Needle, Somerset House,  where wills are filed and all the  births, deaths and marriages in England are registered, Charing Cross  and Scotland Yard.  So if $011 should happen to be in  Old London and lean over the parapet somewhere between the Houses  of Parliament and the Tower looking  at what John Burns calls "liquid  history," that part is "The King's  Reach."���������St. Thomas Times-Journal.  Will Await Conference  Germany Has Treatment To  fcjeasom  Trees While Growing  Telegraph poles, railway ties and  other heavy wood necessities may bo  grown to order by a treatment which  has just been discovered in Germany.  Trees are mado to season themselves I the price is 15 cents,  so that when felled their wood la  ready for immediate Usoa A boro  holo is mado In tho troo trunk, and  a special chemical solution containing arsenic and other salts is injected into tho living tree. These chemicals enter tho sap stream of the tree,  and are gradually c*xrriod to the ends  of the highest branches. The tree  does not survive 'tho treatment very  long, but as It dies it becomes thoroughly saturated with preservative  and can be used on railroads or for  telographs and telephones without  any of tho usual treatment.  On  Now Tower Tolecopo  A now solar tower toloscopo, tho  first of Its kind In "England and tho  only largo astronomical toloscopo hi  the world with optical parts made  entirely of fused quarts*, haa boon  commissioned at tho observatory Jn  Oxford, England,  Britain.  Haa  Not    -Tot   Decided  Naval Program  Sir Bolton Eyres-Monaell, first lord  of tho admiralty, told tho House of  Common* Britain's naval building  program could not bo determined  "until tho results of a naval conference and programs of other pow-  er������. aro known."  Referring specifically to a published report that Britain plana to  build a now $750,000,000 battle floot  toy 1042, ho saldt "No attontlon need  bo paid to unofficial and irrosponalblo  statements."  Britain, ho added, ham advanced a  hypothetical program to thc* United  States, Germany, Franco and other*!.  Gave Address On Slang  Professor   Of   English    Says   It   Is  Language On Trial  At  the   spring  meeting  of  Yorkshire Dialect Society held at Wilber-  force House, J. H. Gratton, Professor  of English language and philology in  Liverpool University gave an address  on slang, cant, and jargon. He said  It was impossible to acquire a thorough "knowledge of English withcut  being familiar with slang and vulgarisms.    Slang was language on trial,  but no word or expression had any  real meaning outside its context and  the situation  ln  which   it  occurred.  Cant was originally the secret language of the, under-world, and he defined jargon as language unintelligible out of Its proper sphere.    Consideration would show tlio absurdity  of  condemning  slang unheard.    Attempts had boen made to classify it  according to occupations,    What wo  really  wanted was moro knowledge  about tho passing of sectional slang  into general fllang. Words which wero  started as slang had risen in value  and beeomo an essential part of our  colloquial of literary vocabulary.  Moro than  two   dozen   species   of  orchids   grow   wild   In   tho   regions  around Chicago. J-ill.t  Tho human eye responds to wave  longthm of light from those 167 ton-  mllllonths of an inch loiii***,' whloh give  a sensation of violet, to thoao 200  ton-mlllionths of an inch long, which I  -"���������"iver** a n-wn.tlfm ot r*id.i J  SPRAINS  Rub **VStiuu������p8i h* iwttly.   Ik  IMMaMMtM    rnnrrn    liffatlMmJ*,  mllmfm lnOiutimaUlan, ���������ooUt**,  1m*i*.  ^'i^      p wip "w**yi*i*| *K9vnl  ��������� "GPRfflv W-^WWpi k  mmmjLmmm THE   W@VT&W?  GHESTON,   B.   C.  *&Rmme*mmM*tm  BRITAIN OBJECTS  TO ATTACKS BY  ITALIAN PRESS  London.���������Great Britain has made  "strong representations" to Italy  about the anti-British press campaign that has been waged there in  connection with British efforts to find  a way, to peaceful solution of the  Italo-Ethiopian dispute.  Continued Italian press attacks on  Great Britain are being carefully  watched, It was also disclosed, and  if necessary new representations will  be made. .  London is annoyed by continuance  of the attacks. Since the Italian press  is controlled, ofllcials here look to  Mussolini to halt the campaign. The  recent representations, made to Din������  Grandi, Italian ambassador, July 26,  were? kept secret because it was felt  then tbey might hurt the chance of] at Chuanchow,. 100  miles   north   of  Second Typhoon Hits China  Terrific Loss  Of Life   Is  Feared By  Official  - Axnoy,.. China. ��������� Fukien province  has been struck by a second typhoon  which ripped Inland from the sea,  devastating a huge area.  Coming close behind the other  hurricane, ofllcials feared a terrific  loss' of life. The typhoon was regarded as the worst in a quarter of  a century.  The brunt of the storm appeared  to hit the coast 60 miles south pf  here, smashing inland over the heavily populated area. All communications were destroyed.  The heavy winds on the fringe of  the typhoon struck Amoy and  wrecked fishing fleets close by.  Hsiwei, a small market town  northwest of Chuanchow, was reported under 25 feet of water.  The deadly typhoon affected virtually every section of the southern  half of the great province, centring  success of deliberations at Geneva  No reply has been received from  Italy, an official source said.  Rome. -��������� The Italian public acclaimed Benito Mussolini and his  militant East African program as  the press derided the League of Nations and Great Britain.  Hard upon the heels of a communique calling another 75,000 men  to the colors, the war department  ordered more potential officers here  and abroad to "begin training. -  Paris. ��������� The conference between  France, Italy and Great Britain for  discussion of an Italo-Ethiopian settlement was tentaitvely set for Aug.  16 in Paris. The date waa proposed  in talks between Premier Laval and  the British and Italian ambassadors.  WI try Another Flight  Kfjigsford-Smlth  Anxious  To  Break  England To Australia Record  Honolulu.���������Sir Charles Kingsford-  Smith, looking none the worse for a  recent operation pn^his nose,. arrived  from Sydney, Australia, on the  steamship, Monterey en route tp  London to begin another flight, to  Australia: As usual, he proclaimed  it would be?his "last big hop."  The aviator, who has flown the  "Pacific between California and Australia twice, is bound for Los Angeles  to take his airplane. Lady Southern  Cross, out of storage and fly It to  New York.' From there he planned  to "-hip the plane to j������ifiidon, and,  with Tom Pethyridge, of Los Angeles, as mechanic and cp-p'lot, attempt to break the fflig:ht record from  England to Australl*������Y? V ?  Sir Charles said he expected to  confer with Juan Trippe concerning  the possibility of co-operation between Kingsford-Smith'e Anzac service and the Pan-American Airways  in connection with a rumored Pan-  American line from Honolulu to Australia.  Amoy. There some 2,000 homes were  reported destroyed. It was described as the worst typhoon., to strike  China's south, coast In-many years.  Refugee camps have been crowded  in all sections of the flooded areas,  where crops and villages have~ been  obliterated by the widespreadpwaters.  CHURCHMAN DIES  Epidemic Kills Horses  Mosquito Blamed For Disease Which  Is Spreading In Manitoba  Winnipeg.���������A new type of virulent  mosquito is blamed for an outbreak  of encephalomyelitis among horses  ia central Manitoba's farming area,  and indications were the disease was  spreading*.  At least 75 horses already have  died in the area, reports to the Manitoba government showed, and it was  believed the toll probably would be  much heavier as further reports are  received.  The disease produces inflammation  of! the brain and spinal cord, and is  believed caused by >an -ultra-microscopic virus. Animals afflicted reel  drunkenly, become drowsy and quickly die. Veterinarians said the new  type of Tmosquito transmitted the dis-  'ease.:''Y?-7??.???'?��������� .?'���������'���������.- 7'  Equine encephalomyelitis Ywas first  definitely recognized in 1930. It took  a heavy toll among horses in eastern  United States in 1933 and 1934.  The Most &ev. George Thorheloe,  former Metropolitan of the Anglican  ecclesiastical province of Ontario,  who died recently* at his home in  Sault Ste. Marie. Archbishop Thorne-  loe was 87 years-old.  Italy Pays Heavy Tolls  In    Six.-.   Months * "War    Transports  Through Suez Canal Odsft  $10,600,000  Port Said, "Egypt.���������^Approximately  240,000- Italian troops and laborers  have passed' through the Suez canal  in the last s'x months, en .route to  East Africa, official figures discolsed.  In & single day recently, nine  Italian transports laden with soldiers,  aeroplanes, tanks and artillery explosives made the passage of the  canal from the' Mediterranean to the  Red sea.  Not all Italian .transports are  bound for East Africa, however. The  statistics show that in the last three  weeks, Vx large Italian steamers  carrying more than 5,000 Italian  soldiers suffering from malaria,  dysentery and typhoid made the  transit of the canal for Italy.  Cmcials estimated that in the last  three months, the Italian government  has paid the Suez administration  $10,000,000 in canal dues on war  transports.  Bride Killed In Accident  Hail Damage Heavy  Storm In  Alberta Ruins Thousands  Of Acres Of Wheat  Calgary.���������Two hundred thousand  acres of wheat crop are-In ruins from  Gle'chen' to Cremonate, east of Calgary, and stricken farmers are seeking relief for continuation of farming operations following a late July  hailstorm.  First reports of the storm said only  3,000 acres of crops had been destroyed but Vaughan S. Kimpton,  Liberal candidate in tho Gleichcn  provincial riding, hero told of the  much heavier damage than originally reported.  Mr. Kimpton said the hail, driven  by a high wind, was piled 13 inches  deep In places, and that wheat stalks,  cut ofC by egg-sized atones, were  piled against fences.  Trees and hedges wero stripped of  leaves, and many gamo birds killed.  Partridges woro found beaten to  death, covering their young which  wore also dead.   ���������  Renew IQIevator Lease  Prince Rupert, B.C.���������-The Alberta  wheat pool has renewed Its lease on  th" Prlnco Ruport elevator for two  years, according to announcement  made nt local officea of the pool, >Xo  disclosure- was mado as to tho toraia  of the lease.  Ure Blew Out And Car Was Hurled  V' ��������� ?**jvto Ditch  Ottawa|~$| bride of 45 minutes,  Miss Edn&S^eakinson of Stittsville,  Ont., was fatally injured in an automobile accident on the Ashton-Stittsville highway as she was returning  with the bridal party to the wedding  reception. She died three hours later  in the Ottawa Civic hospital.  The happy wedding was turned  Into tragedy when the rear tire of  the car in which the bridal party  was driving blew out and threw the  car into the air. It tiirnflii ovor several times and landed In a demolished heap in the ditch and threw its  four passengers on the pavement.  Should Name Delegates  Canada   Urged   To   Appoint   Representatives To Uea,gue Assembly  Ottawa. ���������- Representations on the  threat by Italy of war against Ethiopia were made by the League of Nations Society to the Dominion government.  The government was urged to appoint at the earliest possible moment,  the" delegation that will represent  Canada at the assembly of the  League of Nations opening in Geneva  on September 9*  "In. a~ resolution forwarded to the  prime minister the society pointed  out the period of the fPrthcoming  meeting "promises to be a most critical one in the development of .world  community organization." The agenda  of the meeting, said the society's representations, "includes consideration  of such important questions as the  amendment of the league covenant  and the prohibition^ under the provisions of the covenant of the supply  of arms and war materials to belligerents."  Receives Half Million Cheque  Wealthy  Toronto  Man  Gives Large  ���������   >. SimirTo Charity  ? Toronto. Y��������� Frank P. O'Connor,  wealthy Toronto business man, sent  a cheque for $500,000 to Archbishop  J. C. McGuigan for charitable purposes.  Of this amount $65,000 was specified as follows: $23,000 to the Newman Club, Toronto j $10,000 to the  hospital for sick children; $10,600 to  the Christie Street Military hospital;  $10,000 to the Institute for the Blind;  $10,000 to the Church of the Precious  Blood, Wexford, Ont. J $1,000 to the  Carmelite orphanage, and $1,000 to  a Toronto fresh a.ir fund.  CANADIANS HAVE  A GOOD MABKET  ��������� aa  in \m\ h  ���������ao- -- ������T"  Town  Still Flooded  Edmonton.���������Howling wind storms  creating giant waves again roared  across Lesser Slave lake playing!  havoc with the roadbed of the North-  \ era Alberta Railways where it skirts  ��������� the lake and bringing-new discomfort to the town of Slave Lake which  has been submerged in flood. waters  for weeks.   . VVYYt  Winnipeg.���������Canadians in search of  overseas trade opportunities would  do well to search out South Africa,  according to D. de Waal Meyer,  South African trade commissioner  to Canada.  In 1933, Mr. Meyer said, Canada  sold the Union of South Africa goods  to the value of $5,700,000. In 1934,  sales mounted to $12,600,000, topping  by $500,000 the previous "high",  reached in the boom year of 1929.  "Canada's sales to my country  have gone beyond the good times  level," the trade commissioner said.  "That is because South Africa's pur^  chasing. power has increased enormously. Not only has the value of  South Africa's Canadian purchases  increased, but the percentage of our  purchases.of Canadian goods also has  advanced. Thus, in 1933, 2.5 per cent,  of our total purchases came from  Canada. In 1934, the -percentage  had mounted to 3.6 per cent.  "Xt is worth while for Canadians  to give special attention to South  Africa. That is one of the most  buoyant countries in the world because of its prosperity," he added.  The Increase of Canada's trade  with South Africa was attributed by  Mr. Meyer in part to the Ottawa  agreements, and in part to the visit  to that country of Canadian delegations, such as one that attended an  educational conference in South  Africa, and another of British Columbia lumber interests.  On the reverse side of the picture  is the fact that Canada's trade balance is four to one in her favor, Mr.  Meyer said, South Africa selling to'  Canada in 1934 goods to the value  only of $3,600,000, of which corn and  sugar made up about 85 per cent.  President Of Drama Festival  Lord Bessborough Chooses Sir Robert  Borden For Post  Ottawa.���������Sir Robert Borden, former  prime minister of Canada, will be tho  flrst president of the Dominion  Drama Festival, a corporation established by royal charter in May to  commemorate the King's Silver Jubilee and to ensure tlio perpetuation of  tho drama festival.'  Announcement of the officers of  tho corporation was mado by Hqn. C.  H.' Cahan, secretary of state. All  wero nominated by the Earl of Bessborough, governor-general, as the  charter provides.  Planning Dog Trek  Winnipeg. ?-=-H. BV Webeirg, of  Southey, Sask., intends to drive a  dog team from Winnipeg to New  York. All he needs is the team, and  he was here trying to find a backer.  Weberg, in 1933, drove a dog cart  from The Pas to Chicago. He left  with 35 cents and his daughter, and  he still had both when he reached  the Illinois metropolis.  Guard German Pier '���������-���������'���������_'.  New York.���������More than 200 detectives and policemen T were assigned  to guard the Hamburg American  Line pier; when the liner Hamburg  sailed for. Europe. The pier was the  scene of a recent anti-Nazi riot when  demonstrators tore the Swastika flag  from the mast of the Bremen and  hurled it into the Hudson river.  BRITISH RIDER WINS THRILLING RACE  Moro Wheat In Store  Ottawa.���������Canttdian wheat In store  for the week ended July 31 amounted  to 105,200,515 bushels, an Increase of  5,181,427 bushels over the previous  week, and an Increase of 0,850,236  bushels ugalnst tho same week last  year, tho Dominion bureau of wtuti**-  tics reported. 3111  Want School Established  Grant May Be Made To New Mining  Y*Oistrict..  Regina. ��������� Residents of Gold-fields,  mining area of Lake Athabasca, are  asking the provincial government to  establish a school immediately.  At present there are between 15  and 18 children of school age in the  territory, and there ss no school of  any kind. V,  A public meeting was held in the  area on July 27 at which recommendations were drafted r and forwarded to Hon. J. W. Estey, minister  .of education.  Stumbling block to the establishment of a school is the fact that  there is no assessable property in  the area, and thus there could be no  taxes raised for school purposes.  This may be overcome by the department making a grant to the district to be used for school purposes.  No decision has been reached by  the department.  Hero wo soo Stanley Woods, the winner of tho most thrilling Tourist  Trophy Race seen by Manxman olnco tho contcat waa inaugurated at the  Islo of Man in 1007, rounding Governor's Bridgo on the last lap of tho 264-  mlla race. No ono bollcvod Wood could win tho raco ao he wan 20 seconds  behind J. Guthrie with ono lap to go, but Instead of stopping at hla pit for  rc-fucllng ho dashed on at 100 mllcu an hour to win tho thrilling raco by  four aocohdo. Ho gambled that he would have enough gao to win the raco  and ho just made it. ^  Game Law Changes  Saskatchewan Has Made Several  Cuts In Open Season  Regina, Sask.���������Two weeks have  been clipped off the open season in  Saskatchewan for prairie chickens  and ruffed grouse for 1935. Seasons  for all othor upland game birds and  migratory birds remain unchanged,  although some revision Is made iu  tho bag and possession limits in somo  cases.  Female moose have been placed on  the protected list. Otherwise big  game regulations and bag limits remain unchanged.  Bag limits for duck havo been reduced from 15 to 10 a day and tHo  possession limit has been reduced  from 50 to 25 birds.  A numbor of changes havo been  mado in the season dates for the taking of fur bearing animals. In most  oases 10 days havo beon clipped off  tho beginning of tho season and two  weeks havo been added.  Argentine Crop, Smaller  Buenos Aires.���������Argentina's wheat  crop this year will bo 15 per cent,  loss than loot year because of severe  drouth, the ministry of agriculture  announced. Tho flax crop also will bo  far bolow 'that"'������*' Ifcot year because*  odf drouth and frost. CRESTON^ltEVIEW  J--C- c  The Pinkersons  never  com  but������������������  "We dont use the  telephone any more,"  Crumlin.  own.  'We bave  Pinkerton's  said Edgar  one of our  "No, the Pinkersons nevercom**  plained, but I felt we were imposing on them, running into their  house ~ at all hours of the day.  I'm sure it wasn't always convenient for. them.  "���������-Anyway, we have a telephone  in our home now. And after all,  apart from relieving the Pinkersons, it's a lot more convenient  for us."  Kootenay Telephone  ������o������? Ltd.  ?&:o o dpiDh-l^iible^C-iFed^^val+eiFs-r  ;g.50  WHY BUY ANYTHING  ...    BUT GENUINE  r0O0Bl������-COR-������O-  TIRES WHEN THE*  COST NO MORE  . WAN*SIN6U-CURED '  ���������SARfiftlM-SOItT'-nSES1  ��������� A tite that's tough only on  the outside may cheat you out  of mileage you have a right to  expect. For real mileage get  Goodrich Cavaliers because  they're DOUBLE-CURED.  Double-curing makes them tough  all the way through! These Cavaliers are built to take punishment  and give you much more mileage. Yet they cost not a penny  more than ordinary, single-cured  "bargain-built" tires I  GOO DRICH  CAVALIERS  Speedway Motors  M.mMmMmmm'Mm.mmmXjrM'W  PHONE 51T  Kitchener  Mr. and Mrs. N. P. Molander spent  the weekend at Proctor, on a visit with  Mr. and Mrs. P. Parnaby.  Miss Alta Blair, who has been employed at Creston the past month,, returned  home on Monday.  Mr. and Mrs. C. Taplin of Canyon,  were Sunday visitors with Mr. and Mrs.  Fritz Molander.  :F Smith, A. Lepage, John and Henry  Nelson were Sunday visitors at Bonners  Ferry. ���������"���������������' :-  Driffil left on Monday for  a visit with her sister,   Mrs.  Mrs. E.  Crestoh on  G. Young.  A number of Boy Scouts, who have  been camping at Kid Creek the past  week, returned to their homes at Canyon,  Sunday.  "Little Miss Joyce Arrowsmith of Creston, who .has been holidaying with her  aunt, Mrs. E. Driffil, returned home on  'Monday."  Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Molander and son,  Barry, who have been visiting With Mr.  and Mrs. Taplin, at Canyon, returned  on Sunday.  Fred Smith, who has been working at  Fort Steele the past six weeks, arrived  last week and will be employed with  Creston Hill Mining Company.  Mrs. Gordon   McPhail and daughter,  Maxine, who have been on an extende.  visit with her parents,  Mr.  and   Mrs.  Chas. Nelson,  left  for home at Salmon  Arm on Sunday.  Miss Vivian Langlois, who has been  visiting Kitchener friends, a guest of  Mr, and Mrs. C. Foisy, the past two  weeks, left for her home at Ro-sland,  Saturday.  Mrs. Will Wickholm and son, who  have.been on a visit with Mrs. A. Wickholm, Canyon, returned to their home  here, Sunday. Bill Wickholm, who is  working at Cranbrook. was here for a  weekend visit.  to George McKie of Sudbury, Ontario,  takes place shortly. She will make her  home at Sudbury, wherethe groom is  employed  Mr. and Mrs. O. J "WiRen are away  on a" visit with friends near Camros-e,  Alberta: They report a very exciting  time on the bus trip as it was caught out  in a severe hailstorm, which made travel  extremely difficult.  J G. Abbott, L. Abbott. J. Wigen and  E. Uri ; left last week for Kaslo on a  huckle berry picking trip. On the road  to the ferry at Gray Creek .Mr*.-. Abbott  had the bad luck to have a car accident,  [but no serious damage was done truck  or occupants;  Changes have been made in tbe fall  fair priaeliBt. Section B, Class 12:  Marigold, two peony roots; 2nd, one  peony root.- Class 13: Marigold, French;  1st, two large lily bulbs. Section F:  Class 20, six white cookies, made with  Rawlelgh baking powder. Donors not  shown in list are C. W. Allan, C, B.  Twigg, C. O. Rodgers, -Hon. H. H.  Stevens, M.P.  , -~-*w������8������ -.*- ���������������"*"-������(������..  ~mv������j ->"s..*-at K^t-,  Crawford Bay, in one hour and fifty five  minutes, the last bird being only a few  minutes longer. Every bird reached  home. Another night was liberated this  Sunday under ideal  weather conditions.  Sirdar  Miss Flo. Wood is at Rossland on a  visit with her sisiter, Mrs. LaBarge.  Mr, and Mrs. Burch and Miss Edna  Baxter were auto visitors at Cranbrook  at the weekend.  Campbell Payette is at present employed at harvest work at Pincher  Creek, Alberta.  Misses Mary Abbott and Agnes Crane  ^are "spending the  week with  a camping  party at Twin Bays.  Mr. and Mrs. A. Martell and Lois, returned last wpek from Trail where they  had been visiting friends.  Birth���������At Creston hospital, August  7th, to Mr. and Mrs. A. Rowe, a  daughter.  |fMr. and Mrs. J. G. Hulme ana family  were auto visitors at Bonners Ferry on  Saturday.  Andy Hagen, who is employed at the  Bayonne mine, was here on Friday for  the dance, returning on Saturday.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Packman of Ca'n  gary, Alberta, are on a visit here, guests  of the former's brother, H,  F. Packman.  Mr. and Mrs. C. Ogilvie and family,  Mr. and Mrs. Leamy and son, and Mr.  and Mrs. M. Wigen and family were  auto visitors at Twin Bays on Sunday.  A large number were out on Thursday  evening for the C.C.F. meeting at the  community hall. The speakers were the  candidate, B. Ivorson, whe was assisted  by C. F. Murrell of*Creston.  Only a fair turnout was in evidence for  the Trail Commanders' orchestra dance  on Friday, but those present report good  music and appreciated the exhibition of  tap dancing by the drummer.  Miss Sylvia Benedetti left last week  for Winnipeg, Man., where her marriage  Mm-*..mm4m-A.~^.  DEPARTMENT OF LANDS  PERMITS to GUT HAY  Oil  GRESTON FLATS  Permits to cut hay on Creston   Flats will be  issued covering qualified applications,  at  Mrs. James Cook of Creston spent a  few days with Mrs. Martin.  Mrs. Colombo left for Nelson on Tuesday where she will spend a few days.  Bert Ingram and Vincent Cherbo spent  the week end at Creston.  Mrs. James S. Wilson was a visitor to  Creston on Friday with her son, Charles.  Mr. Pigott, .C.P.R. tie inspector, from  Wynndel was at Atbara, Sunday, on  official business.  Mr. and Mrs. S. Malahoff of Tye were  business visitors to Nelson at the first of  the week.  Cecil Moore was a business visitor to  Atbara at the middle of the week as was  George Cady.  Frank Parento of Tye was at his home  here for a few days at the end of the  week.  Miss Norah Passeuzzo was a visitor  with Col. and Mrs. Cooper at Wynndel  fpr a few days.  G. Russell and Lloyd McLaren of  Cres on were fishing in the creeks on  the west side of the lake with but moderate luck.  George Sukeroff was a business visitor  to Creston on Saturday as was the truck  bringing in supplies for the sawmill at  Goat Creek.  Ranchers report the various fruit*crops  to be shaping up nicely, weather conditions being iUBt;.right. The wind storm  cf Saturday doing no injury.  Mass was elebrated at tbe home of  Mr. and Mrs. Passeuzzo Sunday morning  before a large number of worshippers.  Father Hartmann officiated,  The new. post office at Tye has been  opened up with Bill Swayne in charge.  It is expected that a more permanent  building will be erected in the near future  to carry on business.  Much blasting on the road Work has  boen going on most of the week the  heavier shots being put off after supper  so that traffic will not be interfered with.  The crew engaged is a fairly large one.  The bridge crew, who has been engaged at Kootenay Landing for some  time, have left for Nelson points where  they will be erigagedjor a considerable  time in repair work. "Y    ?  Miss Annie Pascuzzo was a shopping  visitor to Creston by stage. Miss Sylvia  Taiarico and her sister, Mrs. L. Anderson, were at Creston at the end of the  week visiting friends.  Thomas Rogers was a business visitor  to Creston at the end of the week. Sydney Rogers and Dominic Passeuzzo were  business visitors to Creston on Saturday  forenoon.  Saturday afternoon "-nd night a con*-  siderable wind storm lashed the main  lake into a very stormy water. Many  trees were upi dbted, but no other damage  is reported.  A rumor is prevalent here that a large  boarding house is to be erected at Tye  where, owing to the many activities at  that point, the need of such a building  is necessary to cope wl h visitors interested in the mining business.  The water as indicated by gauge at  Slough bridge reada 7.60 a fall of 1.80  for tho week. Tbe water is not completely clear yet showing that there ia a  conaideruhle influx of water from the  creeks in the vicinity.  A hiking party left on Saturday morning for a lakeside point where a picnic  was held. The p'lrty consisted of Mr *  J. Mannarino, , Misses Annie, Camellia  and Norah Passcuzze, Misa' Victoria  Pnf-Rfiiiv.zo of Wycliffe, and .loc Mannarino.  Our K. B, 0. Broadcast  Rossland had 2.45 inches of rain  in July.  The huckleberry season is late  this year at Moyie.  Bonners Ferry had 1.44 of rain  in July. The average for the previous four years was .37.  The hot springs at Fairmont  and Radium report a much busier  season this year than in 1934.  ���������*  A trio of chess placers from  Cranbrook participated in a tournament at Spokane one night last  week, and were winner* 11 to 7.  Although a cricket club, football club, two softball and one  baseball club have the free use of  the c*ty park at Rossland, these  organizations have just sent the  city council a lettes asking that  the city cut the grass on the field.  %ditoT"CSuhi:ry Life" Weds  ' The marriage of Charles A. Hayden,  editor of. "'Country Life." Vernon, sec*  tetary of the B.C. Chamber of Agriculture, and forraerley connected with the  editorial departments'of newspapers in  Ottawa, Montreal and Calgary, to Miss  Winnie Harper, daughter of H. A. Harper, of Salmon Arm, formerly of Virden,  Manitaba, and of the late Julia I vena  Harper, took place Monday morning in  St. Johns Anglican Church, Salmon Arm.  Rev. C. F Orman officiated. The bride  is a well known school teacher o' that  'district and is a leader th the Oxford  ���������Group moverhent "After a viBit to the  coast, Mr, and Mts. Hayden will take  up residencetnyernon.  Five arid Ten-Acre Blocks  Improved and Unimproved  Easy Terms  J." G- Connell  Box 11.  CRESTON  mjmwwmmAm/t^Jkt  oxem  ADples   will  soon be   read vv   Order  boxes   now   before the rush,.   We  position to fill orders promptly.  are  your  in a  CHAS. O.RODGERS  GRESTON  " V ��������� W ���������  .v.y v.,y.y  It. K. AIXAN, DiHtricst Foimtor  BE SURE YOUR FIRE IS OUT!  These oro your forests ... this -your campsite,  a moment's carefassness ... a smoldering*  campfire may destroy them for years to come.  Help preserve B.C."'* evergreen playgrounds  ... be careful with fire Irj the walods.  Make Sure Your Match. Cigarette or Fire is Dead Before You. Leave It.  ������������^������^*rf*?G;8*"*-"������^-f.i--M^  |       The Consolidated Mining &       I  e melting Company of Canada, Ltd. |  TRAIL.   BRITISH OOLUMBIA 1  **������ Manufacturer*?, of  S ELEPHANT BRAND COMMERCIAL  9 FERTILIZERS  ������ Ammonium Phosphates.   Sulphate of Ammonia  3 Superphosphates         Complete Fertilizers.  ������ Producers and Refiners of  I TADANAC BRAND METALS  S Gold, Silver, Lead, Zinc, Cadmium* Bismuth  ^mmWmm������m}AmVm\imtmVtnmWmmW^  m.*4kk*^m&mJk4.mmmm4& ������aj|fcaktAa������aA*s'fc8*aAaft<A**jlA>>������  Many fishing parties are operating  from hero at the present time. Every  year boob a larger number of sportsmen  in the field. Facilities offered by the  railway in getting into the creolce on the  west side of tho lake being, no boubt,  ono of tho principal reason for tho in-  croano of Hportumen in thia area.  Tho Quarry'aiding at Atbara will bo  taxed to capacity from now on as tho  procluctB of tho Cecil Moore nawmlll juat  Innlalled at Goat Crock near the SulcorolT  mill will be lonclcd nt thiB point. The  principal material to bo --.hipped will bo  tica many of which will bo long nwltch  tldfl. ���������  The private member." plgoana race of  Lhu Kliiibt-rtay I'li^on Flying club frcm  here to Kimborley hint Sunday resulted  in vory fast time being made. The loading bird doing the couruo, which wuh viu  i.****-*1 *x**-  Mortgage Interest  "DE sready to' meet the -pay***  ���������*-* ment when it falls clue*  Begin now hy depositing regularly in a Savings Account. .  TN addition tp the interest thus  **- provided for, you will probably have something aa well  to apply on the principal*  aa  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  ��������� ',*������������������,  Creaton Branch  jnagcr 7JYftl^SI������������*S'5'!7^  iff \Jfj7, '(JA.( i^'frtSSr'  Y-?^:?7;'?'f/HVY:Y  BoysEnjoyed ""  ^    Camp Outing  Ten . Days Under Canvas at  LaFrance Creek���������Like Water  ' Sports-���������Fish for a Living-  Cheers for Leaders. ? .  The boys of Trinity United Church,  accompanied by a strong deta?hment of  Boy Scouts went into camp at LsFaance  Creek, on the shore of Kootenay Lake  for the first ten days pf August. The  trip down by truck when, by some means  . known only to lads of this age," they all  piled on, making room also for Carl and  Mary Nygaard of Canyon, Mrs. Herb  Lewis and Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Truscott  ��������� ag weii fts f0!jr youngsters brought the  total up to thirty.  Camp was pitched in a hurry -upon  arrival in order to qualify for the first  swim in the lake. Following the custom  of Trinity camp all present were allotted to four groups, coming in rotation for  kitchen duty, each group doing its utmost to out up the most satisfactory  meal���������no light task under the curcum-  . stances. Group 1.���������W. Truscott, Ted  ? Hewitt, Jim Edyards, Orville Riley, Tom  .Johnston, Carl Nygaard. Group 2���������  Mrs. W. Truscott, Richard Avery, Norman Phillips, Mary Nygaard,"Bob Wetr,  Louis Johnston. Group 3���������Troop leader  Gus Morabito, Sam Nastasi. Bob Vigne,  Bert Crosby. Bill Craig, Donald - Trua*  cott. Group 4���������Mrs H Lewis. Manfred Chappell, Egon Holm, Bill Vigne,  Tom Edwards, Louis Truscott, Eric  Jacks.. ���������-W, :~7  Witb the - varied attractions of swim-  'raing, fishing, hiking ahd surf board rid-  - ing the boys had a splendid lime.   A raft  .-: anchored in deep water held a very satisfying   springboard.   LaFrance   Creek  was made to yield of its  best, some fine  .. catches coming |n and very promptly  disposed of.  The surf boatds, ot catamarans,  made  ? from driftwood added variety, no small  skill being displayed in their construct-  tion. They were speedy in smooth wa'ter  and in the strong wind provided a :. thrill-.  ���������'��������� ing ride?*   Under the direction of scout  ' leaders Gus M orabito and Sam Nastasi  the scouta carried themselves like old  campaigners, parading morning and evening for flag drill, and with an overnight  hike to Gray Creek. Several completed  their scout tests during the vacation.  ��������� ,. Aa the .sun's first  rays hit camp the  -call, '"Breakfast crew, roll out,*' would  - start another busy day. The evening  closed around a roaring beach fire," with  a very happy time with song and story  till the bedtime benediction. Our good  neighbor,* Mr. Trennaman, often assisted  around the fireside with music and wood-  t_land stories.., Sanae;: wonderful.^ yarns  were spun, from the fmaginative mindset  Bill Vigne.and Bill Craig, and musical  - honors were mostly to Tom Johnston  and Bob Weir. ' Nor must-^we forget the  clear soprano of Mary,Nygaard in several  - numbers. ---*._.  Sunday was visitors 'day- and "many  parents and friends had an enjoyable visit with the boys.   The success.of the  .   camp may be graaged by the decision of  ��������� several visiting mothers to join in the  1936 outing. But -all good times come  to an end, but it,was with genuine regret  t the outfit was packed for tbe return trip  '. "and the "All aboard" sounded. Creston  residents were aroused with the home  coming sounds" of the campers who just  could *not refrain' from giving a vigorous  three cheers for Mjr_. and Mrs. Truscott.  fiVfint,.being witnessed by many of the  friends of the." contracting 'partfesT" The  bride entered the church on the arm of  her. father to the strains of the wedding  march, played by Mrs W H." Kolthammer, and made a charming bride in  a gown of white silk crepe, ankle length,  with picture hat and boquet1 of roses and  baby's breath. The bridesmaid was  Miss Leah Cannady of Creston,.gowned  in pink,silk with white hat and accessories. The best man was PaubPaul-  son, brother of the bride. After the  ceremony the immediate friends and  relatives were guests at a reception at  the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and  Mrs. Larson, leaving early in the afternoon on a motor trip to points east, and  on their return will reside in the Valley.  The newlyweds are well and favorably  known and have the very best wishes for  a successful and happy wedded life.  Wynndel Couple Wed  Father Hartmann officiated at a wedding of much interest" here as well as at  Arrow Lake points Tuesday -rooming at  Holy - Cross 'Church when? he united in  marriage Miss* Eileen Dubar of Creston  and later of Wynndel, and formerly of  Burton, with 'Bustea" Martell, eldest  son of Mr. and Mra. Arnold Marteii of  Wynndel, the happy event being witnessed by a number of the close friends  of the contracting parties. The bride  looked charming ih her suit of grey and  white and accessories to match, and  boquet of gladioli. The bridesmaid was  Misa Ellen Uri, whose costume was of  brown and.white silk. The best .man  was the groom's brother, Joe Martell.  After the ceremony the newly weds and  attendants were guests at a wedding  breakfast at the home of Mrs. Fred  Klingensmith, and later Mr. and Mrs.  Martell left on a" wedding trip toSpo-  kane. Botn are well known and popular  Members of the younger set at Wynndel,  the groom being prominent in athletic  circles, and their many friends extend  congratulations and the very best in a  long and happy-wedded life.      -  FRIDAY and SATURDAY SPECIALS  20  ������.$fl@i  When you Purchase 3 packages of IVOR Y SOAP FLAKES  at 29c. ybu receive a coupon enabling you to buy SI. 15 Silk  Stockings for 50c.  ss  KMM  per lb.  per lb  $  .���������42  .47  .49  Crasiiet., Is/  Malkin's, pe. tin  Local and Personal  milch   cow,   $35.  Paulson--Larsnn\ Nuptials  The United Church at Canyon was the  scene of a pretty wedding o . Monday  when Rev. E. E. Lindgren, Swedish  Lutheran pastor, of Nelson, officiated at  the marriage of Miss Clara, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. K. E. Paulson, of  Creston to Gunnar, only son of Mr. and  Mrs. N. Larson, of Canyon, the happy  FOR SALE���������Fresh  F. K. Smith, Creston.  FOR     RENT���������Four-room     cottage.  Apply Jas. Cook, Creston.  H. Langston was a business, visitor at  Tye at the first of the week.  Floyd Walde is holidaying at Fernie  this week. He made tne trip by motor  cycle, Monday.  Mrs. W   Defoe of, Nelson arrived on  Sunday for. a- yeek's visit with her par-  [ ents. Mr. and Mrs. W. Ferguson.  fxf Miss-* Lillian  Retdy of--Red Deer,-Al= j  berta" ie spending a two weeks* vacation  with Mrs. Fred Klingensmith.  -Good headway is being made with the  erection .of the new elevator. The framework is,well along now.   -.-  Girls' school dresses, 75 cents and up.  Baby blankets, 85 cents. Variety Shop,  three doors^east of Grand Theatre.  Gavin' Mead of Ashcrofc is a visitor  this week with his grandmother, Mrs. G.  Mead, who is again resident at Creston*  A. L. McPhee of Kaslo was here at the  weekend on a visit with his son and  daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Page  McPhee.  .,'''���������'''*       ' ��������� ' /       "  Student pastor. H. Esler is in charge o  a group of boys from the Pre byterian  Church, who aire in camp at Twin. Bays  this week. -  Hay cutting permits on, the flats will  be issued at Creston on Saturday, August 24th and at Wynndel the day previous. , V  Cranbrook baseball team will be here  on Sunday afternoon for a game with the  locals at three o'clock. In.two previous  meetings Creston has been winner.  Mrs*. Andrews of Rossland is a Creston"  visitor this week with her son, "Bud"  Andrews. She is en route to visit friends  at Chicago.  ... Mr.:and Mrs.H. A. Dodd, and George,  along with their nephew, Len Plater, of  Blackfoot, Alberta? are on a holiday visit at Spokane this week     '  Creston. baseball team ran into a 7-1  beating _at Bonners Ferry on Sunday  afternoon, when they met up with the  CCG team from near Troy,  Montana.  Alt sorts of weather baa-been'encountered the past week, including a little rain  on Saturday. This (.Thursday) morning  the mercury went down to 35 degrees.  FOR SALE���������2 good young cows, milking. 2 good big'Holstein cows, freshen  in September. Will sell cheap any number up to 50 breeding ewes at a sacrifice.  Chas. O7 Rodgers, Creston.  '������������������".���������������������������  AUCTION SALE���������List what you have  to sell for the community auction sale  on Wednesday, August 21st on lot opposite Commercial Hotel. List articles  with J. W. Harvey, auctioneer.  >,.A-m..m.^.*>..j. .m. a.  .m.m.,m.m.*...m.m.A..m.m\.*.,m. m.m .+.  ,������i*ib\.4 a.a.<l.a���������#..<>.  OO  oa  mt !EGQM������mZGAL PRiCES?  It is most important to have good meats for  healthy, active bbdi as. And it is most important to  obtain good meats at economical prices to keep within  the family budget. We are always on the job to make  your shopping satisfactory. v���������../  BURNS&  PHONE 2  ���������wr'^'wwm-ww  ���������rt1  '**,'������;v*w-wMwrmvwrm'vvmmm'wv t't'v  *���������-*���������   ���������-���������-    ���������   m. M..*.. A ..* , ^  &    *. ��������� m ��������� m.    A.    m    a   aama^|^_a.a..^i  ���������^-^niliAiAi^ifr!   ���������    ^-^-J  ������ til 8)  Mr. J. A. Barbour of Bellvue. Alberta, has pur*  chased outright Creston Drug & Baok Store.  . m   ���������  Mr. Barbour enjoys anexperience of 25 years in  the drug business at several well known commercial  centres. He is favorably known throughout the Crows  Nest Pass, and is particularly well qualified to handle  all branches of this business.  We have thoroughly enjoyed our business associations in Creston and District in the past ten years and  trust thai the same appreciated courtesies will be as  cheerfully extended-our successor.  .Accounts charged up to and including Friday,  A ugust 9th, are payable to mc, and can be paid at the  drugstore as usual, or attny office over the Imperial  Groceteria. .,'..: .   .������������������'��������� ' .; ':.'''': ,'/'".'[''.'  (���������*.  GEO. H,'KELLY.  Creston, August 12, 193S.  ������������������Mrs W. FraserTis in charge'of; a-party  of fourteen girls of Trinity United  ChuTch C.G.I.T. group, who left on  Thursday for a ten day camp at Lockhart Beach. '  At th ..-.annual communication at Quebec last week of sovereign great priory  of Canada, Knights Templar, W. M.  Archibald of Creston was elected the  1S35-3S grand master.  The young lady members of the Pres  byterian'choir returned on Sunday from  Kuskanook, where they had been holidaying for. a few days, with headquarters  at the Dr. Henderson cottage at that  point.  Rev. A. Walker officiated at the marriage of Miss Elnora Halstead to George  C. Bateman, bqtb_of Moyie. at Trinity  United Church manse Friday afternoon.  The couple were unattended and left  immediately after the ceremony on a  wedding trip.  Cecil Moore, who is operating a portable Bawmill at Crawford Bay, was in  town on Saturday. He is this week  starting up his second sawmill plant, the  latest at the Bainbridge ranch, at Sanca,  where he has a contract to cut a considerable quantity of ties.  A. P.. Fraser of Battrum, Sask., was a  Creston visitor during the week and  while here purchased from F H. Jackson  I88x207-foot lot on- the extension of  Vancouver street. He '' has returned  home but will be back shortly to commence the erection of a residence on his  property.  At a meeting at Cranbrook on August  8rd the C.C.F. party workers held their  annual meeting at which Dick Penson  was named vice-president. The president is O. M. Samuelson of Kimberley,  formerly of Canyon. Confidence was  voted in the party candidate, B. Ivor*  son.  Geo. Brown, representing the B.C.  Tree Fruit Board, along with Messrs.  Palmer and Britton ofthe experimental  farm staff at Summerland, were hero on  Monday, in conference with managers  and packing house foremen discussing  the new features of the 1985 tree fruit  pack. A. Hophor, mandger of tho Boa-  well Fruit Growers, was in town for the  meeting.  An important change in the business  section became effective Saturday morning when J. A, Barbour of Bellvue. Alborta, took charge at Creaton Drug &  Book Store, tho purchase outright of  which business he completed the evening  previous, from Goo. 7 H, Kolly, who has  owned the store since 1025. in addition  to tho store Mr. Barbour has also acquired the oily residential property nt the  north ond of town. Mr. Barbour haa  had 25 yoars experience In tho drug trado  and lo well qualified to successfully carry  on the splendid trade Mr. Kolly has built  up. Sale of the Rtoro ia neccasltated duo  the ihdl oront, health of the former  owi-iei*, who is compelled to take to.outdoor employment.; Mr. Kelly will ho  here for three woolen collecting his ac-  cmintq and squaring things >up generally,  but ju*-t at rwi'wit htw no definite plnn**  for the futuro,  FRUIT HiOTOKG  Heavy Hauling  Summer Fuel  PHONE 13 for PROMPT SERVICE  CRESTON  TRANSFER  ���������    P.O. BOX 79  ALBERT DAVIES  PHONE'13  ryt'V'T'ff'tyt'fy'y1  ���������y'T,������'vi**t**il������*v'������***i<''yyv������*v'8r,^*T  *v-w  . ^ ��������� It). A .ft . A ...A i. ai. ��������� ail. ��������� a*. ��������� A ��������� a4. 1*1������rf��������������������������� ft.^m i^.r^..^>%i^������.A. 8*a n, Ai^8^A*A*A^A*A^A^A^A^A^A^A������  No Job Too Large or Too Small J  PHONE 21  ���������and be sure your requirments are taken care of promptly and efficiently. TRAIN ED  MEN OF EXPERIENCE AT YOUR  SERVICE  .<  4  4  4  H. S. McCREATH  [ OOAJU    WOO������.       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A. B^RBOUR;irMGR; -  _1������ a Man M a* a, a Hia j HitM.!!.!).* HKNM.M.a ������ <a������a ���������j������*r������ aa a a *������*.*.* aaa a Mas a a a.wa a a aiiiM- a a* a a a na a aa a a ������_j vmsmmmtmm^i  ���������w������V>8iyi<a*#.>H ataWiJi *���������  Ett^-tftffi������������������>?Ua������attw8iiM^^  BRiEFLY T0"O?  if-'sny w������xK.yt:  Number of fatal accidents in Ontario for the first six months of 1935  was 201, greater than in any similar  period since 1931.  Hugh. Walpole, tho British novelist,  arrived at "New York on the liner  He de France, bound for Hollywood  to do a screen version of "Oliver  Twist."  The Shantung government estimated 5,000,000 persons were homeless within the province as a result  of the destructive Yellow river floods  of recent weeks.  Two Royal Air Force officers, R.  Li. Nimmo and S. J. Marbutt, were  hilled in a crash when Nimmo refused to make a forced landing: in an  open field because he sa.w a crowd of  children playing there.  A large order for a new type of  light bombing plane capable of making 275 miles an hour has been placed  for the Royal Air Force, the aviation editor of the London Daily Telegraph said.  Prison bars, which if pierced by a  prisoner's saw would sound an automatic alarm and release a flood of  water or tear gas, were demonstrated by U.S. "Marshal John J. Murphy.  The bars are made of hollow pipes  ���������containing water or tear gas.  Because of the demand for the  Italian soldiers in Ethiopia, there is  an acute shortage of lemons in  Liverpool, less than half the normal  quantity of Italian lemons being  sold on tho "Liverpool Fruit Exchange. "  France's first stratosphere airplane was wrecked in a test flight  killing its pilot, M. Cogno, 28. The  plane, -which has been three years in  construction, featuring a sealed  cabin, was undergoing a final test  when it crashed near Bonnieres.  Stories To Be Investigated  -���������MMaaMaaBB^M*--  ���������/  ?  Search    Started     For     Mysterious  Tropical Valleys In British  Columbia  Indian stories from the North that  tropical valleys, filled with luxurious  vegetation, exist to northern British  Columbia, green oases in the midst  of snow-capped mountains, will bo  investigated by Dr. Charles Camseil,  Deputy Minister of Mines. He left  Ottawa for the West to begin a 10,-  000-xnlle exploration trip designed  primarily to gather information on  one of the last remaining blank spots  on maps of northwestern Canada.  For years tales have reached Ottawa  that tropical valleys exist in an unmapped area along the Yukon-  Northwest Territory boundary. Several have been found, fed by hot  springs, with tropical plants growing  in profusion. There have been tales  of prehistoric animals surviving in  the valleys, but they have remained  tales.  As early as 1898, during the Klondike gold rush, Dr. Camseil camped  In one of the hot spring valleys further south, and more recently Dr.  and Mrs, N. J. Henry of Philadelphia found one, perhaps the same  one. But the valleys remain mysteries, their extent, whether they are  free from snow during the long winters and their flora and biology. Indians have referred to the valleys for  years, but have steered clear of them  through superstition.  Dr. Camseil will explore the area  from the air ia a plane piloted by  C. H*. "Punch" Dicklns, a veteran  Northern flier. He will be accompanied by A. J>. McLean, superintendent of Airways, Department of  National Defence, and W. H. Sutherland, photographer. The blind spot  contains 25,000 square miles through  which white men never have travelled.  Giant Cobras Aid Science  Veneer. To .' Be   "Used - In  Serum As  Substitute For Narcotics  Two cubic centimetres of venoih,  enough poison -to -kill 140 men, have  been extracted from an eleven-foot  king cobra in a squash racquets  court of the Staten Island Club, 287  St. Mark's Place, St. George. Four  strong znen, headed by Carol Stryker,  director of the Staten Island Zoological Society, the owners of the  reptile, were required to perform the  operation.  Elaborate precautions were taken  lest the snake bite some one. Mr.  Stryker and his assistants were  equipped with twelve peculiar-looking tatruments to control the reptile's movements. There were forked  sticks, nooses, hoods, and hooks. A  slxteen-guage shotgun, both barrels  loaded, was placed against the wall  of the court.  After the venom had been extracted it was turned over to Dr.  Samuel M. Peck, chief, of the der-  matological staff of Mount Sinai  Hospital, Fifth Avenue and 100th  street. New York. Dr. Peck, for the  last few years, has been perfecting  a serum compounded from cobra  venom which is expected ot replace  narcotics for alleviating severe pain.  Dr. Peck said that his experiments  had been hampered considerably by  lack of sufficient venom, and that the  liquid extracted would be sufficient  for 1,500 treatments. It requires almost three weeks to transform the  venom into a usable serum. HO said  that large quantities of the venom  would be needed for laboratory tests  before the active principle, or the  ingredient which determines the  therapeutic value of the serum,  could be established.  '.-.lyUMiimwi  m. myp)...m.ijmit'*.m.Kim **���������'.������  Art Of Early Indians  Learned Many Things   Long   Before  "White Men Knew Them  Indians in Central America used  anaesthetics long before Columbus  made his voyage of discovery, and  were acquainted with the fundamentals of mathematics long before  white men   learned   them, according  + .������*���������%     "RAT*** ^!?*"^ #���������������**>-"a^*    IKmf'^mm^^m.wmm A ������m ^s^ A������) v������      ������ar>������������_  WW     A*-.* ���������      <Jri ~~w������, \Jmm JT      -bVILbVOUO W^j     JU*UWA AVUA1     **_**������������  plorer and archaeologist. "How  many Americans realize," Mr. Mason  asked, "that the Toltecs built a pyramid three times as great in bulk as  the largest in Egypt, that the Peruvians made tapestries fine^r than any  of Europe, and that the Mayans invented zero 600 years before the  Hindus���������which means that the Mayans -were able to multiply and divide  1,000 years before Europeans could.  The red-skinned natives of Yucatan,  Whom. Cortz called 'barbarians/ were  better astronomers than the Europeans, and had a calendar far more  accurate than the one Columbus  was using, and in some ways even  superior to the one we use to-day."  A Gty Of Trees  Addis Abada In "English Means The  New Flower  In    the    king's     English,     Addis  Resented Inspector's Remark  Criticism   Of   Child's   Essay   Causes  Uproar In British House  London.���������The House   of  Commons 1 out   to   meet   him.  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  AUGUST 18  MARTHA   (A HOME-JIAKEE)  ., Golden text: Jesus loved Martha  and her sister, and Lazarus. John  11:6. ">.....  Lesson: Luke 10:38-42; John 11:  1-44.  Devotional reading: Psalm 116:1-8*  Explanations And Comments  The Ministry of Martha in the  Home, Luke 10:38-42. During his  public ministry Jesus was homeless.  "The foxes have holes and the birds  of the air have nests," he once said;  "but the Son of man hath not where  to lay his head." There was one  house, however, where he was a frequent and much loved Guest. There  he was sure of a welcome, and when  sore bested he often sought it for  rest -Mid sympathetic understanding.  Two sisters arid a brother composed  the household, but the house seems  to have been Martha's, for verse 38  of our text says that "a certain  woman named Martha received him  into her house."  Martha was probably preparing tbo  elaborate a meal for her Lord, one of  too many dishes. Moffatt has suggested for Jesus' words, "but one dish  is needful." She was greatly  troubled, and complained to Jesus  that her sister was not helping in  the work. Tenderly Jesus repeated  her name, "Martha, Martha," rind  gently chided her; "thou art anxious  and troubled about many things; but  one thing is needful"; and then commended Mary for having chosen the  good part in sitting at his feet and  listening to his words. He did not  wish his visit to turn Martha into a  drudge. He desired a simple meal  that would allow her, too, to minister to his spirit's need for sympathetic listening to his words.  When Martha Chose the Good  Part. The next time we hear of  Jesus' going to the Bethany home is  after the death of Lazarus. When  Lazarus fell sick Martha had sent  ���������word to Jesus, believing that if he  only knew of their need his love  would bring him to them. When  the sisters learned of his approach, Mary sat still in the house  with the friends who had come to  console  them,  but  Martha hastened  "Lord,   if   thou  ' SALTS  ,(3y Gordon H. Guest, M.A.)  When a base or an alkali-is treated with   an   acid, the characteristic-,  properties of each are .destroyed or ���������  neutralized, a salt and -water being  produced.    For  example,  if  sodium,  hydroxide   is   treated   with    hydrochloric acid, sodium chloride or common salt and water are formed.    A.  chemical reaction   of   this   kind   is  known as neutralization, because the-  product   (salt)   does  not  have   any  effect  upon  indicators  such  as   litmus.   In other words, a water solution of common salt  is  neutral   toward  Indicators.   Hundreds of salts,  may be prepared by treating various-  bases with acid*?.  Salts are a large and very important class of compounds.   Many salts-  are  found  in solution in sea-water-  and   they  make   up   a  considerable-  portion of the earth's crust.    Common salt or sodium  chloride  is  the;  most abundant   soluble   salt,   rock-  salt sometimes occurring in deposits-  thousands   of   feet   thick.    Salt   ha&7  been used by man for thousands of  years for seasoning   and   preserving  his food.   It has been estimated that  each person uses* about twenty-nine-  pounds of salt per year.  The greatest known salt-deposits-  are at Stassfiirt, in Germany. These>  deposits contain huge quantities of  compounds of potassium, sodium,  magnesium and calcium. One of the-  most valuable salts obtained from  these mines is potassium chlorido<  and it is estimated that the Stass-  furt deposits yield about five snillioia.  tons of crude potassium salts every*  year.  Nitre or saltpetre is a very import**  went   into   an   uproar   of   cries   of badst been here, my brother had not  * died," she cried, and then with won-  shame and disapproval when it was  reported an inspector   of   the   Man-  Ababa,   capital   of   Ethiopia,   means  tester schools had reproved a child  "the new flower."    Dr. Marshall A.  v/ho calle(i England the finest coun-  Howe, newly-elected director of the  New York botanical garden, said  that contrary to general belief, it is  a city of trees and many gardens,  an excellent spot for flower growing.  Few persons pronounce Addis  Ababa correctly, says the United  States geographic board. The board  says it is "Ahddis Ahwawa," with  the accent on the first syllable of  each word.  Seed Potatoes For Cuba  Canada supplies 90 per cent, of the  seed potato market in Cuba. Cuban  potatoes replanted in Cuban soil will  not reproduce a saleable product,  hence all seed is imported. Two  crops of potatoes are harvested in  that country every year.  try in the world.  Little Maud Mason, 12, wrote an  essay in honor of King George's  jubilee  celebration saying:  "England is only a small country  but it is better than S2V other cotm**  try because it has a good king and  queen to reign over it."  According to the report taken to  the house, a school inspector reprimanded Maud's teacher in front of  her class for teaching "old-fashioned  imperialism."  Whales Sleep Under Ice  After whales in the arctic regions  have breathed fresh air for about  twelve minutes, their blood is so  aerated that they are able to go to  sleep under the ice for several hours  ���������without breathing.  Boys B*ai!d Tlane  Make  Four-Hour Flight In  Government Inspected Machine  Three young Montrealers landed  ln Quebec in their home-made aeroplane after a four-hour flight from  Montreal.  The youths, Rodolphe Page, pilot,  and Emllo Pelletier and Bill Ritchie,  hoped the flight would provo planes  could be manufactured at a reasonable low cost.  On their arrival the young adventurers were jubilant at the success of their flight.  The plane was built by the boys  in a private garage and flrst took to  the air a few weeks ago. It is government inspected and equipped with  ��������������� government liceiiBO. The tanks,  lot cted in tho wlnga, holds 30 gallons  of gasoline.  W&^vu-ty^^&m^ -rrv^tLm.  derful faith she expressed her belief  that Jesus could raise her brother to  life. "Thy brother shall rise again,"  returned Jesus. She took his words  to mean a far distant, future resurrection���������"I know that he shall rise  in the resurrection at the last day,"  she said, and. seems to have found  little comfort in that bellief, for it  was belief, not faith, that she expressed. Belief is a matter of the  intellect; faith a matter of the heart  and life.  Martha's two mistakes were that  she was looking too far ahead and  too far afield. She was looking far  into the future; and Jesus comforted  her by speaking of the present. "She  was thinking of what concerned the  indiscriminate mass of men, the  world's millions everywhere, instead  of looking at what was close at hand  and concerned herself. Looking only  at the general resurrection of all the  dead, she missed the very meaning of  her Master's words, 'Thy brother  shall rise again'."  Very comforting are the words  that Jesus then spoke to her: "I am  the resurrection and the life": over  the eternal life within the living who  believe on me, death shall have no  dominion. "Believest thou this ?" Jesus  questioned, and Martha replied, "Yea,  Lord; I have believed that thou art  the Christ, the Son of God even he  that' cometh into the world."  Wall Street Well Guarded  Army Of Supor-Efllclent Mon Protect  Vaults Holding Millions  Gf Color*  ful (Pillow  or (PlcluYmi  Sumtnet  Gheef  Aviator Runs Into 'Hoppers  How high can a grasshopper hop?  That's tlio question air mail pilots  arc nnUing- thoHO days. Pilot It. O.  Bain who arrived In Winnipeg from  the Houth said ho ran Into a Hook of  'hoppers at 0,000 feet over Billing.***,  Mont.  m'������mWmmimmmMm*^mm  A novelist nays he recently coined  m. new word while shaving. Ills razor  tmi'it be nomcthlng HIco ours.  (PATTERN   .5153,  "When cross stitch waa in flower" long, long ago, the designs your  grandmother worked wore no lovelier than thoso prepared for you to-day.  In this lovely bowl of -flowers, tho brilliancy of tho popple's and larkspur can  bo faithfully reproduced in your embroidery. There aro color markings on  the pattorn and tliat means you'll need no chart to follow���������just go ahead  and embroider. Tho croaaea arts 8 to tlio inch ao you know your work will  progress quickly. Mako a lovely pillow top, plcturo, or,tray insot of this  donlgn.  In pattorn 51B8 you will find a transfer pattorn of tho howl of flowers  8x1*1 Inches with color markings on tho pattorn; material requirements; a  color key and color auggoatlona.  To obtain thl/i pattorn send 20 cent's in stamps or coin (coin preferred)  to Household Arte Dopt., Winnipeg Nowspapor Union, 176 McDormot Avo.  "BO., Winnipeg.  There Is no Alloo Brooks pattern book publish**-*-) ������������������  New York City has developed a  standing army of 5,000 "super-efilci-  ent" men to guard the millions of  pounds of money locked In the vaults  of Wall street. All aro deadly  marksmen with six-shooters, machine  guns, shot-guns, rifles, teor-gas  bombs, and other weapons used in  the modern war against gangsters.  A largo part of their lives is led In  underground bivouacs, which aro  oqulppod with restaurants and sleeping quarters, target ranges, drilling  grounds. Thoro aro 14,000 men and  women in Wall Street holding pistol  permits; but tho vaults have otber  means of protection besides tho  guards. Somo, whon tampered with,  ara autopaatically flooded, while  others throw off poison gasoB. Ono  vault, it is said, haa an arrangement  to ccald any intruder with hot stmm.  ant salt, the chemical name being-  potassium nitrate. This important-  salt occurs in nature, being especially abundant in certain parts of the*  Orient. It is now produced on a-  large scale from another salt called  Chile saltpetre which is found in.  large quantities in Chile. Potassium  nitrate is an important component of"  gunpowder.  Chile saltpetre, or sodium nitrate,,  is one of the most useful salts found,  in nature. It occurs in beds extending about two hundred and fifty miles-  along the West coast of South  America. The average widths of the*  beds is over two miles, while the  average depth is about five feet. The-  salt occurs In a rainless region, and  is locally known as caliche. Over*  55,000y000 *tons7?df:. Chile saltpetre^  have been mined since the deposits,  were discovered early in the last century. It 5s of very great economics  importance as it is a source of nitric,  acid which is used in manufacture of  explosives. It is also an excellent  ferti!4zer.  nit.**....*     mMmmmm    ������nttn.r    aTfc+T^^**    Sal^S       83*-88nrclV  of which are of great economic importance. Calcium carbonate, whicli  occurs as limestone, marble, chalk,,  and coral, has been of great service  to man. When limestones are heated, they lose carbon dioxide, leaving  lime and magnesia, which are compounds of great importance in industry.  Over Ten Feet Long  British    National    History    Museum.  Owns Heavy Tusks  London has become the possessor  of the heaviest pair of elephant tusks-  in the world by a purchase?announced recently by the trustees of tho  National History Museum. The tusks-  came from an old elephant killed in  the Kilimanjaro district of East  Africa. One was purchased as long  ago as 1901 and the second is a recent acquisition. The respective  weights of the tusks were about 236  pounds and 226 pounds when the>  elephant died, but these weights havo  been reduced by about 101 pounds  owing to tho Ivory drying. The next  heaviest known tusk is one of 198  pounds. Each of the tusks exceeds  ten feet in length.  A atafl* of about 700 cooks, walt-  ors, stewards, stewardesses and* their  assistants will be required to serve  meals on the Queen Mary, It is said.  Aa many as 40,000 meals will be  served on each creasing of tha Atlantic. 2111  Strange Religious Sect  Members     In     Sweden.     Awaiting  Arrival Ot An Ark  A strange religious soct, whoso  members aro awaiting "tho arrival  of an ark of gold and silver to convoy thom to the promised land," aro  under tho scrutiny of the police in  Sweden. Definite dates for tho arrival  of tho "flying ark" havo been sot  several times by A, Korpela, loader  and prophet of the' group. Eight  member*, of tho group have boon  committed to asylums. The polico  havo ordered suspension of tho meetings ponding completion of tho investigations..  Tho export trade of Canadian ogga  from Marltlmo porta to Bermuda  and tho West Indies has increased  during recent weeks nnd hao created  a favorable influence. ������  ���������Hn  ���������*vW'-h*-iiViw,i*.<i.i-A(p������.JiH|,i d  Tfnr.   BEVIEW.   CBEST0N.   B.   Q  , .^y^SNM������U:t. USING -?"\.  ^'"-^v'?.:R jr S^TTlRrrf?r57i5V  'A'���������^���������v1i^'s������������������7������������������������������������>������������������?^A������������������bF,'''���������"'���������i^^l.V.\^&���������N'*i'  ^Yr'EX^CT.LY--  '������ach ?pad will kill files all day and  ���������every day for three weeks. ,  3'pads in each packet. ���������  10 CENTS PER PACKET  at Druggists, Grocers, General Store*.  THE WILSON FiX PAD C6.i Huaikon, Out.  MISS ALADDIN  ^y-  CEudstine Whiting Parmenter  Author   Of  "Ona *W*lde River To Cro-M-"1  ���������The Unknown Port",' Blto.  SYNOPSIS  Nancy Nelson is a sub-deh, a gay,  "irresponsible girl of nineteen, with no  -care beyond  the  choice of her cos-  "turne for her coming'-out party. Suddenly, in the market crash, her in-  ���������dulgent father loses all he had, and  his -family is faced with the necessity of a   simpler method of living.  At this juncture a letter is received  from an eccentric relative In Colorado, who offers the girl a home on  what seems to be impossible conditions. ^  After much consideration Cousin  Columbine's offer Is accepted, and.  Nancy and Jack arrive at Pine Ridge.  They are met-at- the railway station  by Columbine Nelson, who in turn  Introduces Mark and Matthew  Adams, two neighbors of Aunt Columbine, and the party set out for  Pine Ridge, which village causes dismay to both Nancy and Jack because  of its dilapidated appearance and  general look of poverty. Nancy and  Jack are shown to the rooms they  are to occupy, and both the young  people consider the furniture and  decorations hateful and, contrasting  the. present quarters with,their luxurious home in Boston, wonder if  they can endure the change for any  length _ pf time. Aunt- -Columbine  tells why she wrote the letter to  them, 7 and relates some of her early  experiences at Pine Ridge of hostile  Indians arid forest fires, of her  father's built for gold, and of her  mother's splendid spirit, but fraii  "body, which could not n.^dure the  strain of pioneer life. . ?'.777''?!\  . Nancy set out one afternoon to  climb to the top of a hill so as to  obtain a view of the surrounding  landscape and misses the path Aurora  Tubbs had told her to follow. A truck  comes along the road, driven by Matthew Adams, and she asks him which  way to go. They ascend the hill,  look around, and then go on to  Cousin Columbine's. There Mark  Adam tells Nancy that his brother  Luke has broken his leg, and that  Jack Nelson has been hired to help  out while Luke's leg gets better.  Now Go On With Tho Story  CHAPTER Xn.���������Continued  " 'Dear useful Aunt Louise: A  blizzard is raging and I can't see  Pike's Peak from my tower, and  have to hop up every five minutes to  drop a lOg into the stove. I could  write in the farm kitchen, but Aurora  Tubbs would insist on talking, and  I've simply got to get this down on  paper. It came of my trying to find  something to read this stormy morning. All Cousin Columbine has is  Scott and "Dickens-���������'"  "I lovo Dickens, and Scott too,"  Phil interrupted. "I can read those  when I visit Cousin Columbine. Go  on, Aunt Lou.  "Your sister does not sharo your  admiration of the classics," observed  his aunt,   Sho sayst ',   i   . and they  aa*a  HEALTH MEANS CHARM  AND HAPPINESS  . SparlclioQ* eyes,  ana smiling lips  speak of health  and vitality. Clear  skin attracts. Tho  healthy net! ve girl  Is both happy aad  popular.  Perhaps you  are not really ill  yet *wh'en the  day's work is done you are too tired  to enter into the good times that  other women enjoy. For extra eneray,  try Lydia JR. i' "Plnkliam's Vegetable  Compound. It tones up your general  health. Gives you moro pep-~moM  charm.*  , Remember that, -"Ml one of 100  -women' report benefit; let il help  you too:    ��������� ���������v.. - .-.���������,���������    ���������-.  look so dull Xespecially Scott), and  the volumes, are so heavy that I  gave it up. I asked Aurora If there  was a library here, and she-said nobody in Pine Ridge had time to read,  though -the drug store does a thriving business in the sort.of magazines  that make you shudder and look  schoolma'amy, Aunt Louise 1 Anyway, that gave me the idea. When  I talked with Cousin Columbine she  said that there was no Aladdin in  Pine Ridge to rub his wonderful  lamp, you know, and wish for a library; and while I was thinking what  I'd do to this awful place if I were  Aladdin, I got an inspiration*."    V  "I think she's pretty slow getting  to it in the letter," grumbled Phil.  "It happens to be in the next paragraph, sonny," said Aunt Louise, and  went on reading: "It's this; and  I'm rushing my letter so you'll have  it before Christmas vacation. I want  to start a library hereV Aunt Ikm.  If I got the books, I'm sure I'd find  a, place to keep them. There's a  schoolhouse here that isn't used now  the children are carried to a. county  school in busses, which would he  wonderful. I'd open the place two  or three afternoons a week, and no  matter what Aurora says, I'm sure  the young people and old ones too,  would be glad to take out books if  they had the chance.  "'And here's where you come .-in:.  Wouldn't each girl at- school donate  a volume or two if you told them  about the scheme? And haven't you  and Mother got a lot you'd like to  get rid of? No matter If they're  shabby. Juanita Tubbs will help me  cover them with paper. I'm sure the  Adams will give some too; and if  you have any friends with books to  part with, just grab them for my  Aladdin library. That's what I'll call  it if I can get somebody to paint a  sign without being paid for the  work. The Aladdin Library! Won't  that look swell over the door?"  " T aha'n't say a word to any one  until* I hear from you, but do write  soon or I'm likely to explodo. With  the exception of the Adam boys and  Mary Taylor, the postmaster's daughter, this population looks as if it  neededi to be shaken up, and I'm sure  a library will be a step ?in the right  du?ectionY"V     V ?--:Y-77j-f-^  ���������  Louise paused?a moment, and then  wont ������ri, -* - srnilsY of amusement  lighting her eyes: " 'Do not misunderstand, however. I have not ber  come a /missionary, or anything like  that; but when you see people who  have so little, it makes you think.  Besides, I haven't enough to do. And  Jack said Cousin Columbine wanted  a slave! All the poor dear did want  was to see some one belonging to her,  before she died. And she's a long  way from dying, if you ask me���������the  briskest (if there's no such word it  doesn't matter) old lady I ever saw,  and the most interesting.  ��������������� ���������There's. no time for more. The  fire is almost out, and the wind is  howling, and snow is sifting through  the cracks in my tower windows.  Cousin Columbine says it'll be dry as  dust in a week, but I wonder. Love  to every one at home, and do, do  help'."  Louise laid down the letter, and  looked up. "  "What are you grinning for, Phil  Nelson?" ,  *T was thinking that Nancy'd  make a real swell missionary," said  the little boy. "I've got a lot of old  books that she can have, just as well  as not; and maybe some of the kids  at school havo got some too. Do you  o'poso if I got a lot of books for tho  Pine Ridge library, that Cousin Columbine would pay my fare to Colorado?" ������  Dad mailed, and said: "Some one  will havo to pay oxprossago on thoso  books t But wo'U manage that if wo  go without our Christmas dinner.  I'm proud of our girl, thinking this  up all by herself; and we've got i to  help her put It through. It's fortunate wo stored tho books out hero,  Margaret. We'll spend to-morrow  going ovor them."  ���������'And   I'll   pay   the   oxprossago,"  "Do you know," she told her family in surprise, 'Tve been so busy I  only just remembered that ��������� that  Nancy was to have made her debut  to-night!"  CHAPTER  XHL  Two thousand miles away in Pine  Ridge, Colorado, there had been no  such forgetfulness. \ Nancy's first  thought on waking was that this  waa to have* been the day of her debut, perhaps because her eyes had  fallen on a mammoth calendar (its  "decoration" depicting a lovelorn  couple seated beside a purple lake),  which was Aurora's donation to what  thei girl. had christened her "chamber.  of hOrrors!".? .Y;7.''"''_ ''.  So this was the day she had looked forward to so long! Nance snuggled down under the patch-work  quilt and gave herself to the luxury  mm*      J_4_���������..Il  T������r8-_J-      at__m������_       _r__  "���������������������������       mMMi^. *JOfjnS\H.HJXM. ������VAJ.������������U       UUItiO       C2UO  and Mother*'had had over their plans!  How exciting to indulge in all those  evening gowns! Arid what would bo  happening to her now if that miserable stock market hadn't crashed,  and Dad crashed with it?  Nance glanced at her watch. It  was seven o'clock���������nine in Boston;  and before long the flowers would  have come pouring in: flowers from  family friends, boy friends, girl  friends too. She could almost see  Aunt Judy's eyes shining with delight and pride as each fragrant tribute was brought in���������dear Aunt  Judy, who'd never done anything hut  look after other people! Mother  would be a whirl of efficient excitement, enjoying every thrilling moment, and���������  Oh, what was the use of these  imaginings ? Nance asked herself.  Even if Dad accumulated another  fortune there would be no debut  for her; and the chances were  against his doing that���������at his age.  Fifty-six! Nancy wondered how it  would seem to be fifty-six���������shuddered���������and then realized that Dad  didn't seem old at all, and often acted younger than she did! This was a  cheering thought, and the girl kicked  off her quilt and ran to close the  windows. :.-.  j.(,,,-  At any rate, it was a glorious day,  and all that snow had vanished,  sinking into the ground and leaving  everything quite dry again. Nance  opened her door, to be. greeted by the  aroma of frying bacon.. After all,  the day might not be so bad. She  was going to the Springs with Mrs.  Adam (whom she had not yet met),  to purchase the sport hose as well  as some ten cent "jqkes" for Christmas: something to make laughter at  the dinner table, though Cousin Columbine assured that there would be  laughter at the Adam dinner table,  jokes or no jokes.  Nancy was lato to breakfast.  Cousin Columbine pretended to be  provoked, but the girl grinned at  her.  "I was too comfortable to move;  and besides, I���������well, I started daydreaming."  "About what?" asked tho old lady  crisply. *  Nancy consumed two bites of muffin, and then said: " *Of all sad words  of tongue or pen/ Cousin Columbine,  ���������the saddest are these���������it might have  been.' I'll admit I was pitying myself a little,   This happens to be the  ^4^^^  NABO  -���������-���������offers  DOUBLE  VALUE!  Because ii IS ideiiunCaiiy  blended, smooth, fragrant  and -satisfying. Because it *  It sealed In a vacuum  eon&ainer, guaranteeing  lasting freshness . . . and  also, the one pound glass  Jar may be used for  canning, or many other  household purposes. Same  high quality as in the fin.  Also packed In 3 ib. conven-  lent jar*;, Wide mouth Mason  and Dominion Caps will fill jars.  Start moving your'jPrmmmrtdng Jmrm Nowl  *Th&rm ore valzt-  eblaf jpremfum  ������oupon������ in mvery  Jar of NABOB  ������c_fee* 99V0 thmttt.  Send  FOR THE NSW  NABOB  PREMIUM  CATALOG,  It's Wreel  i  i- j ���������'���������                          -           - *  ���������   '    ������������������������������������.���������--��������������������������������������������� ���������  KE i- LV ^'p.p.UCi. LAS .:������? c ������? ;JLT O,;  ' VA; N CQUV- ER^C iA. L CAaKS'^WI H N1.1>������_ 7  ������������������Was giving up all that fuss and  feathers a disappointment?"  "It was some jolt," said Nance.  "Could I have two eggs, please?  And what time did Mrs. Adam say  she'd come?"  "At nine o'clock. I wish you'd  run down to the store before you  leave, Nancy, and get some baking  powder. Aurora's going; to make a  cake."  "Do you want chocolate or cocoa-  nut?" questioned Aurora, poking her  head in at the door "If it's to be  cocoanut, you'd better get another  box; but considerin'���������"  "Get the cocoanut anyway," broke  in Miss Columbine, and motioned  Aurora to go away. 'Tm glad  you're to have this trip to-day, child.  You won't have time to be regretting  what can't be helped. I want you to  get a pretty scarf to give Eve Adam,  something good, since we're going  there for Christmas dinner. Eve  never spends a penny on herself, and  she likes nice things, and knows 'em  too. Thats' all, except a book for  John."  "You mean the old Adam?" asked  Nancy, dimpling.  Cousin Columbine nodded.  "You'd better ask Eve what he'd  like; and if you're through breakfast, go right down to the store now.  Those Adam people are often ahead  of time." ^  "You bring a couple o' pounds of  powdered sugar," called Aurora aw  Nancy started off. "And" (as she  reached the gate) "a cake o* chocolate."  When Nance returned laden with  paper bags, of various sizes, tho  Adam car was  standing  before  tho  with Miss Columbine right now. but  if you was to ask me, his brother  Mark would have give ,you a more  exciting time.  Nance whirled about, laughing as  she saw Matthew in the doorway. He  said, apologetically: "I know, Aurora,  but Mark couldn't be spared this  morning. Don't kill yourself to  hurry, Na-Nancy. I've got to put  some water in the radiator. Just  ta-take your time."  ���������Ts Mrs. Adam sick?" questioned  the girl as he went out.  "No, my dear," responded Cousin  Columbine, "but Luke comes' home  to-morrow anyway, and Matthew  had some errands he wished to do.  Now ran and get your things together, child; and don't hurry  through your shopping for Matthew  Adam or anybody else. If you're back  by supper time it's soon enough,  ��������� Nancy was ready before Matt was**  but Aurora stopped them, rushing  from the kitchen as the engine  roared.  "You get those woolen stockin's  the flrst thing," she .panted, "and  then go right into a rest room and  put 'em on. You see she does it,  Matthew Adam."  "I-I-ril do my best," Matt promised, his face crimson.  (To Be Continued)        2111  door; and as she laid her burdens on  day when Nancy Nelson expected to tho kitchen table, Aurora said: "Well,  launch her bark on the���������the social  seal" ,  She laughed, but it wasn't a natural laugh, and Cousin Columbine observed her gravely.  hero you are! And Matthew Adam  .waiting six minutes. Hla mother  couldn't go; and I hopo to goodness  that boy don't keep his mouth shut  all the way. He's in the slttln' room  ITCH IMG TORTURE  Stopped Instantly  D, D. 1). Prescription Spss-Is Roll*!  Even the moat stubborn Itching off  eczema, pimples, mosquito pr other Insect  bites, rashes and raanyother akin afflictions quickly yields to Dr. Dennis' pure,  coollnsr, liquid, antiseptic D. D. D. Prescription. Forty years world-wide success.  Penetrates the skin, soothing; and healing the inflamed tissues. No fuss ��������� no  mu88. Clear, greaseleas and stainless.  It dries up almost immediately. Try  D. D. D, Prescription now. Stops the most  Intense itching instantly. A 35c trial bottle, at any drug store, is guaranteed to  prove It���������or money back. D. D. D. is  mado by the owners of Italian Balm. '  slater.    "It  won't  bo  go v hungry Christmas  promised bin  necessary to  day."  Phil drew a deep breath of relief.  "That's tho stuff! It'll ho a funny  enough Chrlstmaa anyway, with  Jack and Nancy gone. What aro you  thinking about, Mother? You look  awful solomn and far-away."  , His mother started, pulling herself  ioguthur und w-������iH������������hj ������* hli wiwiXtiliy.  ^imkU iiiHcCTiiGMS ON TWE PACKAGE  -f-'a-cuvAiousos At CttittkuyV ������Iuiuumul-jif i%*@jgiii������������ ftiiu, v//������iiii*|ji������0g ***������������������������ ���������**������ sa t*a������8ffe"Mr *m*a**|**y***i***8**a*y  j      1.1   -/'>���������**  ���������  ��������� ���������    ^-A-A.A.Afr    A..A.A.A.A     A    A ���������  A    d.-^_ A . A B ^8, n ^ r A n| ^. ^ ^ - A "i^V '-���������^���������f   A'^f#  FIGURE IT OUT  YOURF"  FOR  F  i  Considering that you get only first quality foodstuffs why not trade here and pocket the tremendous  savings assured by our lower prices?  MEAT SPBC1A"LS  HARVEST BACON, Sliced, per lb. .....$   .25  Choice LEG OF LAMB, lb.   " ,20  LAMB STEW, lb 10  Grocery Specials  ���������26  Creams**]-, No. 1  -j Brookfield, lb.  *' 7'-        J��������� ���������    ���������" ��������� ''���������  CHEESE, Exeter, 2-lb, pkt* .. $ .44  GRAPE NUT FLAKES, pkt,;     il  WHEATLETS, S-Ib. sack, .26  Pineapple, M  12.30 Boswell time (1.30 Creston). Full  programme of children's and open water  sports, with attractive prizes. Tea will  be served during the afternoon with ice  cream", soft drinks and candies. Bi  dance in the evening at Memorial Hal  A cordial invitation is extended all Creston district people.  The Grand Theatre was well filled ������ri  1 Friday afternoon for the public meeting  ,   addressed by Hon. H. H. Stevens.' head  i J of the new Reconstruction party,  and  >   member ^for Kootenay   East.      Reeve  Jackson occupied the chair and the large  crowd listened with interest to an address lasting over an hour. The turnout  of ladies was particularly noticeable.  Mrs. (Dr) G. G. McKenzie left on  Sunday, in company with her mother,  Mrs. P. Putnam, for a weeks* holiday at  Banff and Lake Louise, travelling by  auto.' Mrs. A. E. Davies is also m the  party      ~'  .21  |b a a 8.������ bmb *p ui qjtg. a  ���������B  : bfllai  THE FRIENDLY STORE  ^    igi i i.j " i j i i^i i iji   i^.i i i^i   8[j_,   n^ii ��������� 8iji ii y ^y * y ' ^ ' "iy   wt ' 'Ui ' W ' %J   8f ' ^i' 8>'  ���������v*v*v*r*  ���������  -  ���������  a-B  ���������  m  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  >  .m.a.m.m.m m.mt.m  ^^A.A������^A^M4uAMA^lMjk^������Jk^U8V  URTNEY'S SHOE  First-class repairs to all kinds of Boots and Shoes.  We specialize in Ladies* and Gents'Fine Shoes.  Prompt and friendly service at all times.  No job too large;   no job too small.  FARMERS: We can do light Repairs to your Harness.  We carry a full line of SHOE POLISHES and LACES.  W. C. COURTNEY. Preo,  Next Door to  jL.n\������U\mrt% 5* mmftVS.  ���������m ' v'b* "M'sr "VW1  ���������*������' v' w m m v ���������  < m{ m "v-w'-m'W''V w/ wm  *mww~m ���������  ��������� m-m. m..A..m.. A. mm   ���������������    A- JM. . mm . *.. -������    -.    ,.    ^.   ^.^..m.   ���������*, ���������  . ^nA.a������.J>.  ��������� 8>.rf>. A.lfc. Ai  INVEST IN A  r*  ���������  ��������� '  8  nd ito away with washday drudgery  A Washing Machine costs only a few cents per hour  to operate, therefore it's the cheapest method of washing  clothes.    We offer you the  at the LOW PRICE of $75.  $5 down and SS per month. No interest charges.  You may call at our showroom for a demontration  or arrange for a demonstration at your own home.  West Kootenay Power & Light Co., Ltd.;  CANYON STREET      CRESTON,    B.C. PHONE 38  V'VV V  **"r������������ V"%r"'-<ip* V - ^r j ly-v^i"'.^.!*  frv\^n^rxnjjjpos^*m*^f<* Tqj������ i"y i  ay up- y ryu ^^  ft.  We have opened up and placed in stock a line of  fine and medium weight Shoes for WOMEN.  White Pumps and ties  .$2.05  Brown Calf, one eyelet Tie  2.75  Black Calf, one eyelet Tie  2.75  Black Calf, three eyelet, round toe  2.75  Black Hiker, fthawl tongue  2.75  Brown Hiker, Shawl tongue  2.75  Misses   Velour,   Blncher Oxford, sizes  11 to 2     2.25  MEN AND BOYS  Men's Oxfords and Specials  Jf>2,S)f>  Boys Oxfords, Black, 1 to 5-J- ,.... ..........    .2.35'  Scamper and Tennis Shoes for the family  GROCERIES  Local and Personal  HOUSE FOR SALE, NELSON-Or  wiil exchange for Creston property. Address Box H08, Nelson, B.C.  COWS POR SALE���������Two Ayrshire  cows, will freshen in November, need  cash.   Omer Boeuchene, Creston.  FLORAL DESIGNS���������Moores' Greenhouse is now equipped to do any kind of  Floral Deseign work at reasonable prices.  FOR SALE���������1930 Model A Ford  sedan, everything in good shape, $150.  E. Gardiner, Creston.  HOUSE FOR RENT ��������� Six rooms,  modern, well located. Axel Anderson,  Victoria Ave., Creston.  FOR SALE���������Singer sewing machine,  treadle, good as new. Lily Lewis, Creston.  FOR RENT���������Apartment of three large  rooms at corner Victoria Avenue and  Hillside Road, handy pantry and cellar.  Apply A. J. Fleetwood, Creston.  COW FOR SALE���������Purebred Jersey,  six years old, will freshen first week in  September,    $60.      E.   E.   Cartwright,  Erickson.  FOR SALE���������Wash stand with1 toilet  equipment complete. Also bed screen  and Orthophonic with 30 records. Mrs.  C. Fransen^ Creston.  Miss Nancy Downes, R.N , of the hospital nursing staff is on her three weeks'  vacation this month part of which she  is spending with friends at Ka<*lo.  Ruth Davis is leaving this week for  Pentioto-i, where she will spend a couple  weeks holidays, a guest of Mr. and Mrs.  E. C. Gibbs formerly of Creston.  Edward Davis left at the end o the  week for Coeur d'Alene. Idaho, where he  will spend August at the home of his  mother.  : Mrs. Chas. Perry and son, Frank, who  have spent the past month with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Crawford, left  for their home at Golden on Friday.  LAND FOR SALE���������Well w tered,  partly timbered, first-class agricultural  land for sale at $20 per acre. Also ten  acres orchard for $1,200 R. Sinclair  Smith, Creston. .  At the village c uncil meeting on  Monday night permission wa given the  Hospital Women,8 Anxiliary to hold a  tag day on t e streets of Crea'on on  dominion election day.  The voters list to be used in the federal  election in Kootenay East shows a total  of 12,707 names, and of these 1712 are  at the eight polling places in Creston  Valley.   846 are at Creston.  The Boswell regatta will be held on  Wednesday, August 21st, commencing at  Grand Theatre  SAT., AUGUST 17  SHE'S GOT RHYTHM! ���������  Dancing the wild "Trocadero"  . . . singing the blues! Thrill as  "The Red Headed Woman" Bells  kisses at $500 each ... see her  lead the spectacular "Neon Paj-  ama Parade!"  ulcesvt Hj^RLOVv  William POWELL  in  Watkins'  Sp&ciimlmS  Free Lemon lotion or Violet  Talcum with One Dollar' IS'Ounce Sham Poo  Cocoanut Oil.  Ft ee SOc Perfume, Boquet or  Lilac, with Face Powder.  Fruit Pectin and Mixed  Spices. 65c.  ���������or-*.  ���������f-  S&oond Gut  Hmfiiff soon Jbe  l V. MAWSON   1  j CRESTON              ���������  88 88:  ��������� ���������  at m.  ��������� " ta  ��������� ���������������������������-..-.������������������  ��������� '.���������.���������'������  at m  ��������� .      . ' 88  ��������� 8.  Oi 8. ��������� as a ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������'*��������� a ���������'��������� ��������� a ���������*��������� ��������� va ��������� wit ���������'���������'tfvara wtmm bbb^IS  Some of the weather wise  say it has been another wet  moon so be prepared* to  handle the cut with all possible speed. We are headquarters for all haying supplies.  G������ Sinclair  Greston Hardware  I     QUALITY LOW PRICES   SERVICE |  5 for Health for Wealth for All      {  Ss What a combination.   You get all three at the %  1  s  1  ., 1  Friday^Saturday Specials    S  ���������y ��������������������������� ���������    - "-   ; '    ��������������������������� ������������������  ���������-- ��������� 7--r  ;  ������������������ ���������  -- - ? ��������� ���������"���������"������������������ ;   : ���������    -���������,:��������� %���������  *T ������^V-4? TO PAYCASH A.T THE IMPERIAL  :777^yt..abra������:d's::?t.  COFFEE Ms.   T  BUSS JARS ������������������  .T?  One package FREE of TRU -JEL witn each  BLUE LABEL  -pound ef Tea or Gotfee  1  5  WAX PAPER   STEELWOOL  for lunches  30-foot Rolls  2 for 29c.  JEX  Kitchen Pads  2 for 19c.  Peanut   Butter  for Picnics.  Squirrel Brand;  2 for 23c.  3  'SALAD DRESSING  Kraft, Boiled  12-oz. Jars, 21c.  Strained Vegetables  Heinz Baby, 6 varieties  2 tins 19c.  i  5  5  \  Bi������wHiiHpHa������HMiHaM������aMHaaa������ni������WMan������M������aMHi^HMi������M^aawaH������nBaaH������BH^  ���������-���������,-h i.A������ A     -*-     A      ���������*���������     -*-*Q--^*-^--***--*--^.-Ja.-A.-Ja.-.A.A.-.A-A-.A.A.-Jfc.A.-A-.>fc. A.-^B\^������BV__h .A^jfc-A.^^.-.A.  A - A     ^ ^ A .  " 4  Range Rider Overalls  ___P^*^^ _Si__j WW iSr  i^:"' "Y-������g2s������-"-  j/fjUm.     -^rnrnrn.    mWk   ImmS     aWHU     m%\      Hk.   W   *&   aV II ^^^^   _Mfc_  COiV!.PAIni i     LTDi ,  with  .    MAYROBS0N'  Hear these Rous!m Sonj? Hits:  "Reckless", "Down At Clancy's,"  "Everything's Boon Done Before"  Pre-Shrunk,      Triple    Seamed,     Rivetted,  Reinforced, Big and Roomy.  The big sale we had on these Overalls is proof they are  the best value on the market.  Children's Play All Suits  Rag. $1.50;   in SALE 95c  Models in Khaki and Navy,    Sized froiii 4 to 8 years.  Rayon, Grepe Summer Dresses  ��������� See' these wonderful values.  4  ."  Dry Goodtt. ���������     Clothmg.      Il&rdware'm  W^*i^������^W������^l*^"B������^������*8MBfrP'MM'1MMl'������  4\  4  4  4  i  V tym-iuwv.mgt'-iril* %r40m)tmnMMU *-l)M'r'-t0~''0 ftfJf't'mU' r%������-"Wl ^  urmtiire


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