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 Provincial Library  J2.nl an  -..^    ������ i^i.    ^V<^  ^      '       -..   ,f       .   - a .     .?a.  - !-.* ������&*-������; v ������������������,; ��������� ;���������>-. -' ?;ya ,:^>-?, ���������.    .:  ' '..    "'"'.p- aP'mi"i.pp %���������"y. '  .  a.**, ,,<}*  .'*' *"?  f s *.   ���������.  r "M> P7  RT^VTT?W  P^M*       ^EgS SS _^S Haw ������������ 2������S     *       idS WfcaV        -*   ^E?  WaVHaBratV    lBM*r*.^r*rf..HMr*������jW^���������"������ J^ ^^MiV^Mk> ^j**0nH*i^BW ^ff *g  Vol  &XI.  GRESTON, B. C FBII>^Y. DECEMBER 20, 1929  No. 42  .Hi     ���������������.  Discuss Dyking  wieu <uas2������s���������������f  Creston Reclamation Company  Directors Seek Amendment  lo Terms oi Agreement Ceding  Company Original 10,000Acres  (Victoria Colonist)  "The question of reclaiming the Kootenay Flats, sometime known as the Creston reclamation scheme, was before the  provincial executive on an application  by Dr. G. B.-Henderson and Mr. Frank  Staples, of Erickson, who appeased iii  person yesterday afternoon.  "What they seek is that the government, through the Department of Lands,  accede to a plan in hand by them under  which they wouid-proceed with the reclamation of the area in units, and as the  dyking was completed with respect to  these units a Crown grant of the. area  ?shQu]d pass from the government to the  reclaimers.  "The,Government heard the representations and promised to. go into the matter 5 sad acquaint the applicants with ita  decision .at as early a date as passible.  "The proposition which Dr. Henderson  and Mr. Staples have in hand is one that  heen before the previous   Government  NOW IS THE TIME  to Place Your Orders  since the year 1925. There is an area of  someteing like ���������,000 acres altogether  that is capable of being reclaimed. The  idea of the applicants is to do it in units,  starting with one of about fifty-six acres.  "The proposition which the former  Minister of Lands, Mr. - T, D. Patullo,  made to theasg they say, was that as soon  sb $uey dyked the area the Crown grant  would issue to them by the Government  for the first, unit. They could then-  proceed with the succeeding, units, and  would be treated in the same way with  respect to them.  "There is in conjunction with the proposition an Indian reserve, covering a part  of the land, and the Dominion Government has to be dealt with in that - connection to secure the right to the land?  so held. * *   -  "Dr. Henderson describesthe land as  very rich. On the United States side of  the line, where there is a large .area so  redeemed, and where the land is very  .simUiar, there has been a weeat crop of  about fifty-one bushels to the acre taken  off it this year. It is being utilized there  or the growing of field crops and a  speciality appears to have been made in  in tne production of seed peas on this  land. r  "In addition to the Indian lands there  is also the necessity of dealing with the  Joint International Commission representative of the governments,;of Canada  and the.TJnited States ~to satisfy that  body that no harm would be done residents on the other side of the international line."  CORPORATION OF ^THE  vaii  Lg0-  Cresiois  Ca-__- ja  ***jL03���������kA  ior  >_ p������������������7���������   :  Death of Ernest MeCabe  Wednesday and  Thursday  Dec. 2������th and 26th  i     * .   ��������� ��������� .,  The merchants having agreed  notice is hereby given that the  Hours of Closing By-Law is  suspended for Christmas week,  and  All places of business will  remain open Until 10 p.m.  on Monday and Tuesday,  December 23rd and 24th,  "and will be closed all day  on Wednesday (Christmas  Day) and Thursday* December 25th and 26* 1929*  K F. ARROWSMITH,  Creston, Dec 1^1929.       Clerk.  for one of three prizes���������dressed doll, sack  of wheat and pair of bath towels. Tickets 251cents.  The school Is due to close this Thursday in order that Miss Curtis may get  away that afternoon to her home in  Slocan City. The closing concert is set  for Wednesday evening, loth, at 'which  some of the adults will take part in the  programme.  Six tables of players were out af or the  Community Society bridge on Friday,  December 7th, at which the high score  prize? were made by Mrs. H. Langston  and R. Stevens.' The^ressed doll which  was raffled was Won by Clarence Tedford,  and netted the society $10.  Institute Provides  ars.  Donations of Cooking, Groceries  Etc., are Asked ���������Entertaining  Grandmothers at Tea���������Cater  ior New Year's Eve Dance.  George Nibiow, jr., Bas just  returned  from quite an   extended  visit  with his  (sister, Mrs. Gillespie, in the Peace River  country.  Mrs. L. Moberg is at present a hospital patient a*t Cranbrook, to which city  she was taken on IVednesday last.  Mr.-aiid Mrs. Bob Clayton returned to  Kimberley on Thursday of last week,  after a couple of days' visit with the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Matt. Clayton   -\  and  Celery       *  'Fresh  Lettuce and  Green Onions ���������-���������������������������  at  Cook's Greenhouse  CRESTON  In the grip of despondency, aggravated  from continued ill health, Ernest MeCabe  of Sirdar took his own life by cutting his  throat with a "knife, Saturday morning,  although death did not ensue for __ some  ^'^bui^^fceriine^^fltci^'aH^^.'^bkiejr  who is relieviilg X>t. Henderson at Crer-  ton, was rushed to Sirdar by CF.R.  speeder in an effort to save: his lije. In  spite of the best-medical care he passed  away aboutS p.m.  Deceased was iri his 56th year. He  was a native of England, and w as in the  employ of the C.P'R. at Calgary and  Canmore, Alberta, for some years prior  to coming to Sirdar. inT 1913, where he has  been continuously employed at the  roundhouse.  Tbe funeral took place from Christ  Church, Creston, on Tuesday, Rev. A.  Gariick officiating. Interment was at  Creston cemetery, Messrs. R. Heap,  H. Taylor, R. Dennes, Fred Pa-yue, R.  Gillie and J. Lombardo acting "ats pallbearers, and a large turnout of Sirdar  people th pay their last respects to one  who. through industry and a genial disposition was popular with all.  Mr. and Mrs. Ivan'O'Neil of Calgary,  Alberta, are here on a visit winh the former's mother, Stace Smith.   .  In the big snowstorm that prevailed  during three days of last week, this 'section was favored, with a- snow blanket almost three feet deep^x -.- '  -  :=.'-"   "~   ^*~    -'"   P^'^.-.'-������S.~~-^CAm-^'  ^y Bill-Vaness* who  has. befen^aT visitor  with-Jim Taylor the-past few weeks, has  left to spend Christinas with his mo-her  at Armstrong, and fs then going on to  Vancouver.  School is due to close for tbe two weeks'  Christmas holidays today, and Principal  Lukas will spend the holiday at Fernie.  The snowfall that set in early , last  week making duck hunting aimost irr-  posible, and the season closes at the* end  of the month.  " 'Mrs. John Marshall left at the end of  the week for Shepard, Alberea.on a visit  her daughter, Mrs. Frank Martin.  $30 a quart for milk surely constitutes  a Kootenay record, and is the. price paid  by H. F. Robson, who ranches in the  Lakevaew sub-division". On November  28th he took delivery of a Toggenburg  goat that cost $30 cash, and after milking  it but twice the animal strayed away and  has not since been heard of.    '     *  A big turnout is looked for tonight at  the annual school concert in the Community hall. There will be no dance  after the programme.  The government road scraper in charge  of C. Ogilvie opened up the roads in this  section after the heavy snowfall, early  last week. The job has been well done.  but it is to be hoped there will be no  mild weather to spoil the sleighing that j  is left on the highways.  [    The men workmg"at A. G Samuelson's  tie and post making opeirations.as well as  Christmas activities must be held ae-  cquntable for an attendance of less than  two dozen at the December meeting of  Creston and District Women's Institute  on Friday afternoon, which was in charge  of the president, Mrs. R. Stevens. *  The feature of the session was a talk  from H, K.' Whimster, manager of sub-  central of the Associated Growers," present to discuss with the ladies a resolution  passed in October at the Kootenay-Boun-  dary Women's Institutes' conference, and  which called upon the Associated Growers to relax their regulations as to size of  apples handled in order that some of the  so-called-inferior fruit might be sold with  some resultant benefit to the orehardists.  In the short time at his disposal Mr.  Whimster went into the matter thor-  cugjuiy, assuring that the Associated was  just as anxious as the orchardist to move  every-apple possible, but that regulations  made by the committee of direction made  a bigger movement impossible. In reply  to questions he assured that utilizing of  culls for cider manufacture had not worked out satisfactorily.  ANNOUNCING THE  OPENING  of  Creston Meat Market  CASH AND CARRY  the men who have been woH^/aV&t* 1^,������-?Wed <?hHrch_.  ~v ''iij*m i^i^^^nSTj^ ~X^J ������������������**-& copy of a resolution a  ehener are home-agaim?'-"The big si|ow_  fall last week has halted operations.  ^ The Farmers? Institute had ten tables  of players at their whist drive on Friday  night last at which the high scores were  made by Mrs. A. Wickholm and John  Nygard, and the consolation honors went  to Miss Thelma Vance and Alf. Bond, jr.  In connection with the Christmas hampers all interested are asked to have their  donations at-Trinity United Church on  Monday afternoon, December 23, at 2  o'clock. In this connection it was agreed  to include in\ these hampers everything  that is donated at the white gift Sunday  had on the 15th, both in connection with  the sunday schooi and evening service at  &is tot*  %&  and  Respectfully  Solicting\  your Patronage  %������ha&%������%|%%%3%%|^  Mrs. Martin Byrne and young daughter have rn turned j:o Allenby after a  short visit with her mother, Mrs. A������  Stuart Evans.  Mrs. Bert Hobden and infant daughter  arrived home from Cranbrook hospital  during the past week. ,']  In the snowfalls of the past two weeliB  this district has been-favored with a two  foot supply of the.white mantle, which is  helping out the water situation a   little.  A meeting of the landowners in the  area w.aa held on Tuesday night last with  JR. T. Milhier presiding. It was for the  purpose of discussing placing orders for  the individual land owners supply of  pipe, to como in with a carload^ Sam  Steenstrup of Creston is getting for the  orehardists at Erickson." Several of those  present decided to make tho purchase of  their needs. .   .  i  Tlie snowfall early last week stopped  main ditch digging on the domestic water  , eyrvtcm -plpt*. Hint? for a few day?.. Work.  was resumed on Friday between * tho  j school and the old mill Bite, and wiU con-  ��������� tlnue so long as the weather ia ut all fav-  , orable.  Tho Community   Society aro having  I the uBual bridge at tho nchooihouHe thia  Saturday evening, 21nt, the proceeds of  which ko   to   the   children's   Christmas  | celebration fund.   Thera fa to be a grand  drawing contest with   each   tickot good  VmfysaiagBGB  Miss E. Hook of Spokane is here at  present on a visit with her grandparents,  Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Grady. '"''.."���������* _  Mr. and Mrs. Hackett and i. G.  Abbott, who have been working at Arrow  Creek on irrigation cement pipe making  operations, returned home lar>t week.  Mrs. Hunter of Ontario is a visitor  here at present with her sister, Mrs.  Hackett,  A. Hagen, who has been working at  Slocan  for  some time    pas ,   returned  home last week.  The Women's Auxiliary announce their  Christmas dance for Saturday evening,  December 2&th,      .  Mike Lizak is back at Wynndel at hie  shoemaking business. *  At the December meeting of the Women's Institute it was decided to make  new tables for the hall, the Bridge Club  toco-operate. A work bee is to be held  Monday, December 30th.  The snowplough, has been busy through  the main district and along ono of the  branch roads. The continued snowfall  has left thc sideroads in preaty bad shape  A wedding of great Interest here took  place at Spokane last week, when Miss  Augustina Benedetti became tho. bride of  Joe Florentino of Cranbrook. Tho  couple will make thair home in Cranbrook.  The many friends of Mrs.. J. B. Rudd  will be glad to hear that favorable reports utQ coming from the hospital at  Clovcrdale, Oregon, to which ahe waB  taken about & week ago for treatment for  diabetes, from which she ha* suffered for  several years. In addition to this ailment it i������ also found she had tubercular  feet but tho medical authorities arc confident they can successfully treat both  ailments.  copy of a resolution adojpted at the  1929 conference ofvthe Okanagan Insti- "  tutes was read and will be disposed of-  at the January meeting; This resolution  asks the provisions of the Mothers' Pensions Act be amended so that in case of  the death of the mother where advisable  the pension may continue to be paid to  whoever assumes the responsibility of  caring for the motherless children.  The date of the grandmothers* tea was  announced for Tuesday afternoon, 17th,  in Trinity TJnited Church hall, and for  which about 60 invitations have been  sent out.  The meeting agreed to cater for' the  usual New Years' eve ball in the Grand  theatre ballroom, and the committee to  look after securing supplies of refreshments was named as follows: Mrs. F. C.  Rodgers; Mrs. Payne and Mrs. Hayden.  At this ball it is expected the draw wiU  be made for a quilt the Institute has on  raffle. Mrs. Cherrington and Mrs. F. C.  Rodgers were named auditors for this  term.  ���������**/**-4������>-V    <1 Jl   <*������*- *?.*������������������ V>mf h*. .-*���������        ���������V    **   * WW *< <M   4taW.WW ���������������������.������������������������������    fr-**1  Mountain Roller Canaries,  nlngcrs, %b  each.    Mrs. Fred Smith, Creston.  Mass Meeting  of all Growers  in  Trinity United Church Hall  SATirj DEui 28  ronf  TwifO p.m.  BUSINESS: Adoption of Resolutions presenting the opinion of  growers on all matters affecting  the grading and marketing of  their fruit, and the working of  the Produce Marketing Act.  All resolutions adopted to be carried to B.C.PtG.A. convention."  Now ia tho time to state our case.  Send in your Resolutions t& tha  Resolutions Committee.  " Brltiah Columbia Friift Growora' ^"  Association TITE   REVIEW. "-CRESTON,   B.    ���������.  Peace On Eartlu Goodwill Toward Wtan  ���������Interdependence,'* fa monthly review published by tho League of Nations  Society, in Canada, has rendered a real service to Canada, and incidentally  to the cause ojCywcortd peace, byfprlnWngiit fits current Issue the complete  text of the niagn-ficently inspif'ng speech delivered by the Rt;. Hon. J.  Ramsay MacDonald; at the Mate d������*as^ of  Canada, in the House of Commons at Ottawa. Mr. MacDonald's fine menage  to the Canadian people, containing such a sincere and impassioned plea for  International understanding and a wll to peace, was listened to over, the  radio by hundreds of thousands of people in this country-and theUnited  States. That national service is now strengthened by the rep^t of the full  text of Mr. MacDonald's speech, thus enabling1 people to read thi3 message  aga'n and ponder over it at their leisure.  This same issue of "Interdependence," which, by the way, is distributed  to members of the League of Nations Society throughout Canada, or can be  had for the trifling subscription price of one dollar a year, also contains the  text of the address given by Roch Pfnard, the 18-year-old Quebec boy, who  won the International Oratorical Contest, held at Washington, D.C., before  President Hoover, in October last. T&e subject of Rochy Pinard's address was  "Canada Among the Nations," and, like Premier MacDonald's speech, is one  well worthy of the consideration of the people of this country. It vwill intensify a Canadian's pride in, and love for his Dominion. Equally Important, and  essential to. that pride and love, it will further impress upon all readers the  absolute necessity for the cultivation of understanding and goodwill among  all classes of the Canadian population, based on knowledge, wh'ch alone can  render ineffect've those.periodical appeals to passion and prejudice through  which designing persons seek to sway the emotions of, our people. Mutual  understanding, mutual goodwill, mutual appreciation of each other's good  qualities, must exist as the basis of peace and cordliarty of relations among  the various races which make up Canada's cosmopolitan population.  Domestic peace in Canada, it is hardly necessary to. say, is the first  requirement if this Dominion is to successfully play the role of peace  protagon"st among all the nations, and an effect've menaber of the League of  Nations. From the inception of the League of Nat'ons, Canada has been one  of its^most influential members. The influence of this Domin'on in the  councils of the nations is far greater than its population aud wealth and  world power would accord to it. That influence radiates from the successes  already achieved by Canada in solving for itself some of the most vexatious  p-oblems now troubling older countries. That influence can be retained and  further extended to the extent only that Canadians themselves put into  every day practice those rules of conduct which the maintenance of peace  among all nations demands shall be observed.  Canada stands for world peace. This fact is-recognized by all nations. It  is also recogn'zed that as a people we have no ulterior motives in cur  membership in the League of Nations; that our presence there is solely from  a desire to serve others and further the cause of international goodwill and  world peace. As a people we unhesitatingly and uncomplainingly bore our  burden when an unwelcome war was forced upon mankind. We gave in  unstinted measure, and we are paying our own bills without asking help  from anybody. This is recognized and appreciated by other nations, and our  influence is correspondingly great. So, too, is our responsibility. We must,  therefore, first of "all be true to ourselves and to those ideals we advocate  for adoption by all other peoples and nations.  Finally, "Interdependence" notes with satisfaction the offer of Premier  Mackenzie King to.provide su'table copies of the Briand-Kellogg pact outlawing war to Provincial Departments of Education which will undertake to  distribute them to the schools, and to^fcburches which will give it a place in  their edifices. Unquestionably the future peace of the world depends on the  determination in the minds of the people, consequently through, the schools  and churches can the jiext generation be best reached. The pact, to which  Canada's signature is attached, outlawing War as an instrument of national  policy, should have a place on the walls of every church and school through-;  out this broad Dominion. It is a message of "Peace on earth, goodwill  toward men."  General Conditions  Fundamentally Sound  Sir CharSes Gordon, president* at  Annual Meeting of, -Bank of BIon-\  treal, Draws Attention f. to 43reat  Strides  'Made  by Canada  During  2tecentfXea.ru, " " ������������������.**.  Making .Survey For  Gibraltar Tunnel  \  n*.  Congratulates Winner  Herman Trelle Ih Pleased That Red  Spring Reward Wheat Takes  Highest Honors  "Nobody is more pleased than I am  over the fact that Joseph Smith; of  Wolf Creek, Alberta, has won the  world's wheat championship at Chicago," declared Herman Trelle, of  Wembley, Peace River, former holder  of the championship. 'T am particularly pleased that Red Spring Reward  was the winning whSat.'  It was recalled by Mr. Trelle that  the district where the championship  Wheat was grown was not considered  previously as a part'cularly good  wheat country. The success atta'ned  by Mr. Smith, he added, showed that  varieties of gran can be adapted for  any conditions in Alberta and are  bound to prove successful if the experiments are made by persons with  the qualifications of the 1020 champion.  Smothering Spells  Couldn't  Walk  Far  Gasped   For  Breath  Mrs. T. W. Roth, Kelowna, 13.C,  writes:���������"For over a year I was  troubled with smothering spells, and  it was Impossible for mo to walk,  even a short distance, on. account of  having to ga3p for breath.  ���������' A friend told mo to try  Clothing and Safety  Industrial      Institutions      Enforcing  Rules Against  Ragged  Worlc  Suits  Workmen on the*'Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad will henceforth wear form-fitting clothing.  There will be no more ragged sleeves,  dangling tatters on shirts, or flapping  shoe soles'. The matter of neatness  enters into the dec'sion to enforce  these regulations, but the greater factor is that of safety.  It is only within the last few years  that those in charge of industry have  come to a full realization of the danger that lies in loose and ragged  clothing Men working about moving  machinery are in constant peril, if  anything is-dangling from their clothing which is likely to become caught  ih a belt or flywheel. The constantly  increasing number of accidents from  this cause finally taught its lesson,  and moro and more factories and  other*" industrial institutions arc enforcing rules of safe dressing.  As a matter of fact, a large part of  safety in industry has to do with  clothlncr.  Sir Charles Gordon's presidential  address at the annual meeting of the  Bank of Montreal will exert a. far-  reaching influence upon economic  conditions ^n Canada.  Reviewing the business situation in  Canada, Sir Charles referred to the  unbroken expansion of the first ten  months of the vear and extending  back over a five-year period, the  most marked advance being in th������  field-of mining, and he said that  Canadian activity was such that the  Canadian banks took no special  advantage of the high rates offered in  New York; their money was  employed. in the Dominion "and  "every legitimate need of this country  "was taken care of at much lower  "rates than prevailed in the United  "States.**  There is good ground for general  business confidence in Sir-Charles  Gordon's statement that no inflation  is apparent in any of the basic corn-  mod ties of Canadian commerce. He  spoke frankly of such unfavorable influences as the reduction in the crop  and its slow movement, and the  collapse of stock -'market** prices.  On the other hand, mining and Industrial development in the West, and  branch-line railway construction, are  beneficial Influences; bu'.ld'ng has  been at its peak; markets are being  found for new developments of hydroelectric power, and while immigration  shows a decline there is also a reduction in the loss through emigration.  Gonrng. to the trade situation in  Canada, S:r Charles said in part:  ^Fundamental conditions are sound,  and there -is no reason for apprehension as to the ultimate future of  Canada."  General Manager's Address  Mr. H. B. Mackenzie.the general  manager, surveyed the bank's operations, of the past year and. made fa  pregnant .diagnosis of acuta! economic  conditions.  Mr. Mackenzie's analysis of the  salient features of the balance sheet  is not only? convincing of a healthy  growth in the volume of the bank's  business, and of its strong liquid  position, butf it is testimony also of a  determination to continue the sane,  sound and energetic management  that is traditional of the institution.  "Our ctistomers in all lines of pro-  eduction and commerce," he said,  "Have,, as always, been our chief care,  "and their rieeds have heen fully  "suppl'ed; buj we have jcecently been  "declining numerous application's,  "large" and small, for loans against  "good? collateral but to he used for  "other than business purposes, gener-  ,"allyythe purchase of securities.  "These, applications had become so  "numerous that they threatened to  "encroach upon the money needed to  "finance the country's business."  There is in the proceedings at the  Bank of Montreal meet'ng abundant  proof that credit is sound. "Business,"  Mr. Mackenzie sa*d,: "will be some-  "what quieter while we are getting  "back to realities, but the realities in  "both countries-^-Canada and the  "United States���������afford firm basis for  "a healthy optimism."  Work     Likely     To     Involve   Large  Political As Well As Engineering  P 1 r -'  ���������, Features  The worfie of examining the roclc  rata:of the Straits of Gibraltar foe  a tunnel between Europe and Africa  Is under way, but while the attention  of the world is focused on Its structural problems, tho tunnel also has  involved political and engineering features.  During the World War the captain  general at Cadiz, who now Is Premier  Primo de Rivers, made a speech suggesting that Spain, join the_ war on  the side of the allies and that In return for this England should give Gibraltar back to Spain. The captain  fully * general lost his position for making  this speech as an official. This was  Prim������ de Rivera's first political  speech.  When Primo de Rivera became dictator In 1923, no one remembered the  ���������      rAMO%J___3km     &*j^  YCAftS  Commander Byrd Defended  British JESxplorers Cannot Understand  Reported Charges Of Norewgian  Airman  British explorers came to the defence of Commander Richard E. Byrd,  against the reported charges of Major  Tryggve Gran, Norwegian .airman and  explorer who was a member of the  "Scott Antarctic expedition.  Major Gran was quoted in a  action of the former captain general Copenhagen despatch to * the Daly  at Cadiz. Spain always has had a se- Mail, as "Saying that the terrible  cret desire to get Gibraltar back and mountains which Commander Byrd  it is expected the tunnel project w'U described were a fantasy.  be an excuse to reopen the "subject. It | Captain R. G. England, who corn-  is obvious that if th<e premier made an ' manded the "Nimrod" of Shackleton's  arrangement to get Gibraltar back it,first expedition in 1907, sad he could  would be an achievement that Spain ) not understand Major Gran's report-  never would forget.  A retrenchemnt programs-has been  announced for Spain, and it is  doubted that It would spend money  on the tunnel for years. It is not  expected that England would part  with Gibraltar, but if the tunnel leads  to the reopening of negotiations by  which Spain -would regain possession  on the basis of a lease for 100 or 500  years, possibly with a renewal option,  there would be great rejoicing at  Madfrid. ���������������������������������������������������������������  Miller's Worm powders will clear           the^stomach.and bowels of worms, so j Expedition of 1898-99 said  that the child will no more be trou- * *���������"*���������*"=������*������v" *"* *0iro as������ aa-w  bled by their ravages.   The   powders  are sweet to the taste and no. child  w'll object to taking them., They are  non-injurious   in   their...composition,  and while in some cases they may  cause vomiting, that - must   hot   be  taken as    a    sign    that    they    are  nauseating, but as.an   indication   of  their effective Work.  ed statement.  "It Is all the more extraordinary  because Gran, was one of Scott's  men," sfetd Capt. England. "It  would be nothing short of a miracle  if Scotts men did not see mcoaoatina  near the South Pole. On the ^ast  there is the Queen aAlesaon&ria range,  15,000 feet .in Jieight,- eaid on the  west the Queen Maud range whieh  is about the . same height. These  .mountains have been actually surveyed and measured."  .Captain William .Olbeck, who was  a member   of   the    Southern   Cross  It is well  known/there are mounta'ns near the  South Pole. ConqLmander Byrd would  probably see them from 1J00 miles  away because -of his height in, his  aeroplane. His was a magnificent  flight.  Outwitted Police  Persian Balm is magical in creating  alluring complexions.- A- little gentle  rubbing and' your skin is invigorated  and touched -with the true beauty of  Students of Ogdensburg, Hungary, ..     __ .    ,    -     -      x. ^ ,, *.������.  Who *we*e resolved to>onrIflde tlrtA* ^{*������1������h~Chasasamgly^rSt-agrant. Delight-  wno were resolved to conclude xneTT.f x t   u      Cools and caresses the skin.  demonstration of protest against the  reparations. payments, kept police at  bay by singing the national anthem  during their speeches. The police were  forced, in accordance with arrhy  orders, to stand inactive at attention;  while the singing continued. y,  Relieves all:: roughness and chafing  caused by weather conditions. Tones  and stimulates. Enhances ��������� and protects the loveliest complexion. Unrivalled as a perfect aid to "beauty and  charm.  Interesting Wild Ufe  Many interesting wild animals  known to most people only in a zoo  can be seen and studied in their natural environment in Waterton Lakes  National Park, in the southwest corner of the province of Alberta. In this  reserve there are big-horn, or Rocky  Mountain sheep, mounta'n goat, black  bear, moose, elk, beaver, and'many  kinds of small fur-bearers.  Constructing Central Heating Plant  The Northern Engineering and Development Company, _Winnipeg, has  taken out a permit for $60,000 for the  construction pf the first unit of the  central steam heating plant,  work will be begun at once.  The Coast line of Great jfBrita'n  measures 2,755 miles; Itaiy^s exceeds  this by about 300 miles.  Minard's liniment for Coughs.  The two most widely spoken Ian-  Europe are German and  and iguages in  ] Russian, -.'.  No More Asthma. Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy sounds tlie  death knell of this trying trouble. It  stops the awful choking and painful  breathing. It guards against night attacks and g<ves renewed ability to  sleep and rest the'whole night long.  Much is claimed for this remedy, but  nothing but what can bo demonstrated by a trial. If you suffer from asthma try it and convince yourself of its  great \'aluc.  W  which I did, and in. a short time I  felt much better.  "I can now recommend them fco  everyone."  Price, 50c. a box at all drugglata  and dealers, or mailed d rcct on receipt ot price by Thc T. Milburn Co.,  JUiuited, Toronto, Ont.  Largest Free Tree Distribution  8.G73.G50 Trees Sent Out To Pralrlo  Farmers In Spring Of 192ft  Tho number of trees distributed in  i the sprng of 1020 from tho forest  nurseries mainta'ned by tho Forest  Service, Department of the Interior,  at Indian Head and Sutherland, Saskatchewan, was tlie largest ever sent  out in any ono year. Tho" total number of trees sent to farmers in tho  Prairie Provinces was 8,073,650���������  4,300,174 from tho Indian Head nur-  nory, and. 4,313,475 from tho Sutherland nursery; The totnl number of applicants who received trees was 7,452.  Douglas fir trees produce almost a  quarter of the lumbor output of this  country.  vv.    JN.  j.������it*  Synthetic Gold  G. P. Aston and H. W. Atack, two  chemical research workers, of New  Zealand, have made the statement  that through an electric magnetic  process they havo boon able to change  certain elements into gold. During  their research Anton claims ho df recovered a new force, "chromadyne,"  which la sa'd to be ton times more"  powerful than electricity.  mm.  g-^  ���������Si.  Ono of tho commonest complaints  of infanta is worms, and the most  effective application for them is  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator.  Waters of tho dee|. Hea cover 115,-  000,000 square miles with an avorago  ManltotMi Telephoned  The Manitoba Telephone System reports a noteworthy Increase in not  oarn'ngs for tho ten months onded  Soptombor 30th, being $243,887 as  compared with $187,077 for tho oama  poind of lost year.  '&!#1  Don't Let Foods  Foods that ordinarily stale quickly  will stay fresh and tempting a surprisingly long time if you cover  them with Para-Sani Heavy Waxed  Paper.  Your grocer,^ druggist or stationer  has Para-Sani in the handy, sanitary  knifc-edgdd carton. . For those who  prefer a lighter paper put up in  sheet form ask for Appleford*s  "Centre PulP Packs,  bVf*.  mm  I: :w5wSsss!S������S^ft������"!: WW:::::*::*:*;*  &i:.|i&:::������;S$i  ������������������-m -.-M^jp*; '*���������M,���������������������������  nil  lililiili   Mmmmmmm  *!!*$^ ' '"  Mm  atimtran JLinimonv ror 1.1111 ppeci iiunus. i  Western Representatives:  *������<������#*%hM������4 *i4***p  .CSfcCV HPHE   REVIEW,   CRESTOK,   B.   0.  g vfB^sfi^m? flvrtYC-Al.T  iOT QlMl&u Bi  STATF TRftflPS  Earldom Of Eginent  ' \. ~     :       '.,       -  Auburn, N.Y. -���������A   beaten;   sullen'  group of convicts saw,the law, wrench  irom its grasp control  ."of - Auburn  ^���������prison, gained during the day at the  **-*ost of e'ght pr soner's lives and the  death of the principal keeper. *.  The second attempt ���������yvitiilh 'five  months of a chosen group of desperate men to gain their freedom in a  prison, break collapsed under the gunfire of three bunded besiegers. Holding absolute control of the prison at  the outbreak of ��������� tbe    trouble,    with  AMERICAN. .LEGATION  SECRETARY  Warden Edgar S. Jennings and seven  guards in the r hands as hostages,\the  convicts watched their plans go awry  until night fall found their ringleaders dead and the-; survivors in  %heiiv cells awaiting "the search of  state police.  ^The prison's principal a keeper,  George A. Durnford, died in an attempt to fight off: the attackers at the  Inception of the riot.  The collapse of the convicts* plans  began when State troopers .whisked  from their hands, under cover of a  gas attack, the warden and guards  -and ended when a concerted drive of  the besiegers hurled them from the  main gate into a remote corner of the  south cell block.  ~The first word.of trouble reached  Warden Jennings iat :1Q a-.na. He left  lis office,-OTent^to-ther prison kitchen  to check the report and was seized as  he started back to the office.  Prodded along by a revolver in the  bands of one of the three convicts, the  warden approached three unsuspecting guards who were disarmed and  forced to open the doors of the punishment cells, in a similar, manner,  other'guards were captured.  Principal keeper Durnford' appeared  on the scene and the ' convicts attempted to capture him also. Failing  in this, three of -the mutineers shot  him and left him lying- outside the  back hallway into which they shoved  their prisoners. Durnford dragged  himself out of reach and was helped  by an unidentified convict: He'reached  the prison hospital but died a few  minutes later. '   ' '* "  Legal Battle To Prove Claim Opens  In London  i^_ London, Eng. ��������� A cowboy, a baker, and an opt'eistn opened their legal  battle here to'prove their conflicting  claims to the Earldom of Egmont.  The cowboy is 'Frederick Joseph  Trevelyan Perceval, 5*5,'for 28 years  a rancher in Alberta, Canada.  The baker is James Wlliam Perceval, 65, a resident of London, and  the father of six children.  The optician is Robert Pownall, an  old-age pensioner of Haydock, Lancashire.  Whoever wins the three-cornered  fight will ttecome Earl of Sgzaont.  ���������Baron Perceval, Baron Arden and  Baron Lo veil and Holland. The value  of the estates to which he will succeed is estimated at fom $500,000 to  $1,000,000.  The r'val claimants to the Egmont  title and fortune have searched the  family records back to 1733, when the  title was ^granted. In their attempt to  fill several blank spaces in the Perceval genealog'cal table and thus substantiate their individual claims they  have carried their investigations as  far as Australia.  Are Close To Agreement  Three Perish In Arctic  Ben ,Reativ Biggs, who, it has been  officially announced, is to be first seo  ret'ary to the Amer'can Legation at  J.^wa. vv xksju iuuuaaaauui   trj.ii.xjijjzi  leaves this month, Mr. B'ggs will act  as'charge d'aflTairs until new ambas-  sador arrives.-  Opposing ILS. Entry  Intor World Court  Using Tractors Oh Desert  French and Chinese Scientists Conducting (Expedition Without   , .  1 *  Camels  Pelping.���������Gasol'ne driven tractors  are to replace camels on a desert expedition being organized by French  and Chinese^ scientists to coyer unexplored parts of North China and Thdo-  Chifia next year. The pu pbse of the  trip is to carry oh scientific research  and is to. be conducted Jointly by the  National Scientific ITn'on'-.., of China  and the Citroen Motor Car Company  of France. '-���������������������������.���������'>������������������.  The- Chinese expedition is to start  from Feiplng tn February: and pidns  to meet up with the French explorers, iaow in Persia- after-the; tractor  brigade has crossed Russian. Turkestan. '. " .    '...'���������...'   ..  Word Was Brought Out By Major L.  T. Burwash  Ottawa,' Ont.-rr-News. of the death  of three natives of Scotland occurr ng  in the Canadian Arct'c was brought  out by Major L. T. Burwash, of the  Northwest Territories branch of the  Department of the Interior, who arrived in Ottawa at' the end of.an 18-  months trip, which took h'm- aolng  the northern coast of Canada from  Akiavik to Boothia Peninsula.  Harold Lucca, of the Hudson's Bay  Company, was swallowed up by������ a  raging blizzard seven^ m'les out of  Gjoa Haven. Ian McKay Christie, also  of the Hudson's Bay Company/ died  at Bathurst Post under similar circumstances after Lewis T. ("Sl'm")  Rader, engineer of the Ptarmigan.  Major - Burwash's boat, had half carried .and half dragged him across the  'frozen wastes for 30 hours. Another  man, recruited by the Hudson's Bay  Company, from Scotland, d ed on Coronation --Gulf ^after he had broken-  through newly formed ice, over which  he was-walking. The freezing water  gradually exhausted him.        -   \  New Arrangement Does Not Satisfy  *'Group" In Senate  Washington, D.C���������Opposition" to  the new plan for United States entry  into the World Court, as determined  as that which met the original proposal for the adherence of the Washington Government, is developing in  the senate.  The, group of senators that three  years 7ago voted against the United  States becoming allied with the international tribunal, even ^ under the  reservations then attached, is-apparently as much dissatisfied with the  new arrangement as it was with the  old.  How much of a factor in the senate's final vote this opposition will  be, of course, remains to be determined, but notice has fbeen given by the  group, .that the modification of, .the  court's rules of procedure, affected in  an effort to facilitate United States  entry, is unacceptable. *  Alberta Hopes To Reach Settlement  - CJlt Resources Question  . Ottawa.���������The Province of Alberta  and the Dominion Government are  close to an agreement as to the conditions for the return-of the natural  resources to the .province, Premier J.  E.' Brownlee and colleagues put forward recently, and Premier Brownlee  is rema'ning>over, in Ottawa, to have  further c������nferencerfeith Prime Minister Mackenzie:King. ^ '  Some time ago the Dominion government announced that on the basis  of ther finding ��������� of the commission  wh'ch Investigated the return of the  natural resources to Man'toba, it was  prepared to make a corresponding offer to the Province of Alberta- At the  time it was explained that this meant  that Alberta would get back its natural resources and the subsidy to  that province from the Federal Government would-be continued and increased as the population of the province increased.'  The negot'ations are not so simple  as would appear on the surface, however, because JUb^rta finds herself in  a very different position, from, what  Manitoba was. One difference Is that  in Alberta there are. immense national parks, eompris'ng some five anil-  lion acres, sad to he as much as all  the other national parks of Canada  put together. - These parks include  some valuable coal deposits. Thfs requires special consideration.  Japan Would Keep Subs  In  ���������But Is Willing To Co-Operate  Armament Reduction  Victoria, B.C-���������Re'jiro Wakatsuki  and Admiral Takarabe, heading the  Japanese delegation to the forthcoming London disarmaemnt conference,  asserted that the'r country would go  as far toward reducing its naval force  as any other power.  The party are on their way to  Washington, before proceeding to  London for the conference, which  starts next month.  The former premier said.-his country desired to keep submarines as a  naval ���������weapon.  f h BAH **\ &TV *M  LHDim r ami.in  BRITAIN FACING  POSSIBLE DEFEAT  London; England:���������-Britain's Labor t  CU\\ra-nrrnont- *esHTl   frta  r>tmUpr>gr*>r."lri   tilt*  House of Commons before Chr stmas  on its unemployment policy, and as it  is in the minority byy 39, the.e is a  real possibility of defeat on the question of the major policy.  Details.of the schemes so far produced by Right Hen. J. H. Thomas,  Lord Privy Seal, have jfa'led to give  any satisfaction to- the Opposition  parties, and the huge figure of unemployed���������1,302,900, despite opportunities of seasonable employment before December 25���������is contrasted ���������with  Mr. Thomas' plans which visualize a  year's work for only 189,300*  In this connection Prem er Ramsay  MacDonald has agreed to having~the  question of the. Lord Privy Seal's salary debated in the Commons before/  Christmas, and this- occaaiog^will en- -  able the employment problem to be  reviewed by all parties.  The Conservative and Liberal newspapers stress the* inadequacy of Mr..  Thomas' plans, although they sym-  path'ze w'th the tremendous* task  confronting him. The Conservatives  are making the most of the opportune  ity to show that Labor cannot fulfill  its election pledges, and the'Liberals  to demonstrate that Lloyd George's  schemes as the only possible hope:of  solving the pressing problem of what  to do with the hundreds of thousands  without work.  Meanwhile pertinacious and persist-  ent Empire crusaders are enrolling  members of the public to pledge  themselves to support the Empire aa  the only way to-overcome the present  economic difficulties and distress.  Market For B.C. Timber  Protest From Britishers  1    .    ���������       ��������� ���������   .���������        ..la,      '   ���������������������������  Resent Gorman Practice .Of "Dumping" Cereals Into Old Land  London; England.���������The British foreign office should make representations to Germany Indicating unfa'r-  aness of thc German "practice of,  ���������'dumping" cereals into Great Britain.  Plan Additional Ships  For Canadian Trade  . -... . i���������     ������        -  Government Has Taken tho Matter  y > -Under Consideration  Ottawfi.���������-The Canadian Government has, under consideration the establishment of several. additional  steamship services for the promotion  of Cahadlau trade abroad, Hon.'JanieJi  Malcolm, Minister of Trade,andi Com-  mercey announced. This was an outcome of tho success wh'ch followed  the inauguration, of the new government subsidized steamship freight  serv.ee between��������� British, Columbian  ports and Australia. Tenders have  been called for services from eastern  Canadian ports to India, Ceylon and  East Africa.  Orders- I'or Douglas-Fir.  a London; England.���������Orders for 200,-  000 rallway___sleepers' of Canadian  Douglas fir have been placed by the  Great Western Railway Company.  They w'll be used mainly-in connection with the extension work approved by the government under the De-  vejppment Act of 1929, aiding the lin-  Vancouver   Business   Men 'Sail   3Tor  Antipodes To'Study Markets  -  There  Vancouver.���������A crusade-for greater  markets in Australia and New Zealand for British Columbia lumber pro- j employment- situation.  ducts was started recently by four .   Vancouver business meta who sa'led I -Another Grain Appeal Board y  for the.- Antipodes on ba-d the | Brandon, Man.���������Fort William -will  "Aorangi." They are J, GvRobsm,.T. [soon have a grain appeal boardr such  T. 4add,,Major L. Ft., Andrews, and t as are established at Calgary and Edr  J; II.fMpDonald. .. . ��������� f ,      monton, states Dr. D. A. MacGIbbon,  The four will study Australian and  New; Zealand requirements, wilt address various organizations, interview  business and government heads and  make extensive investigations.  member of the Board of Grain Commissioners. Such a board, to settle  disputes over quality of gi-a'rx, vvill  shortly be established at the head of  the lakes, he said.     ,, '  Takes Name Of Benefactor  Russian Youth, Flotsam Of Late War,  Becomes Canadian Citizen  Bafrlc, Ont.^���������An 11-year-old Polish  York Buys Champs  "Says Al! Are Insane  Dividing   Line   Between   Sanity,an*  Insanity Difficult To Detect,  Windsor, Ont.���������Everyone is insane,  according to Dr. G. R. Cruicksnanks,  governments inspector' in Insanity' for  the^ past 20 years; in fa statement  made Here recently In an explanation  of.the remark he made in Suptenae  Court atSandwch, before Mr. Justice .  J. M. McEvoy, that over 1,000 insane  people walked the .streets of Windsor*  "There is no line of demarcation  between sanity and insanity," ,. jsaid  Dr. Cruickshahks.     "SomeJpeopl^jare  Insane in -the ^opinion of others,. qx>-1  yet might be" regarded by the,t,yast *  majority as being in full pos-^ssion of  their'senses. It is often a knatter to be  decided- by- judges t-ather' than doctors. There Is tio real distinctibh^be-;  tween sanity and insanity.  Some of-  our   tQKc-  valuable     citizens     ar^;  'cranks' and yet their work in life is  very tiseful."  The doctor continued, however:  ���������'Some people; of course, had to have  Institutional core. We have to draw  a lineuWhere we think that they will  be benefited by such treatment."  lad,: starved, clad in filthy rags and  urged the agricultural committee of j broken by overwork, found his way to  tlio conservative parliamentary party,  nieefng in tlie parlament buildings  to consider the importations of cer-  ���������als from Germany under the bounty  system. The-importation In largo  quantities was a breach of the spirit,  If not of thc letter, of tho mutual  obligations wh'ch had been entered  Into, tho comm'ttee added.  Fort Chlpcwyan Gets atiUl  Edmonton.���������Docomber 11 waa-matt  day.at Fort Cblpewyan far up in the  northeast corner of Alberta. Two  'pianos, of Commercial Airways, Ltd.,  made the 1G0 mile jump fAnti Fort  McMurray to Chlpewyan on Lake.  Athabasca. They carried tho flrst  consignment, lmlf-'a ton of air mail  txndor tlio Dominion plan which will  bear letters to within tho Arctlo circle.  )?!?"'?"'*'''''"''"''''''''���������"''"''������������������"'''''''' "���������������������������-*.������������������ - 1M-1,-r.--nm-���������!-'��������� rfn^iiLimr-'ir-iim-i. - ������  an encampment of Canadian soldiers  at Soroka, Slber'a; at tho t^mo of the  Russian revolution, 12 years ago.  Grown to,.manhood, Jqhn Petroskey  applied yesterday to Judge Wismor  for, naturalization papers and ho  ridoptcd tjsc name* of George Harvey,  the name of tlie Canadian soldier who  had proved his principal friend in the  old days and who had seen h'm estab-  ^'shed in Canada. George Harvey, the  first, was in court to- corroborate  Potoskoys strange story.  W.    N.    V.    181������������  TVtn Wcl! Known Merchant  Vancouver, B.C.���������Charles Hamilton  Carroll, aged 77, won known as a merchant In various parts of Saskatchewan, until his retirement six months  .ago,' Ih dead here. Funeral services  wero held Pec. 12, with interment ln  Ocean VI������w Cemetery. Mr. Carroll  was born in Warwick, kambton  County, Out.  Goodwin Returns East  In order to ensure a full lardor for j was quite a dramatic moment when  thc coming fc3tfvo season tho Roynl i tho steers wero brought into tho  Vork Hotel entered the list of buyers  Coliseum and herded iu the center of  at tho Roynl Winter Fair, Toronto,  and secured tho specJnl carload 16t of  champion steers    wh ch    created    n  the ring.  Tho  management   also   purchased  the Grand Champion Wetlu-r of  the  great sensation among cattlo experts fair and In addition tlio first prize  throughout tho lair. This champion carlot of ten lambs. A final pur-  herd of fifteen hand picked stoora, ' chase waa tho Grand Champion Steer,  bred and raised on tho famed Mac- j "Play Boy"���������a perfect specimen of  Intyro ranch In southern Alberta, [ tlio Shorthorn Class���������was raised by  weighed in at slightly under 1200 lbs. j Erncat Robson, Dcijiflcld, Ond. Tho  apiece, and was heralded on all uldes?, Royal York paid $1.25 per lb. or a  aa thc finest bunch of beef cattlo over  total of $1,093. "Play Boy" woighed  Last  Member  Of  MacAlpine  Party  Leaves For Homo In Hamilton  The Pas, Man.���������Don Goodwin, the  last member of the I63t and found  MacAlpine party to remain in th*  north, has left for his home in Hamilton, Ont., accompanied by Dr. Donald  Rruce, of Tho Pas, who has.attended!  him ever since rescuers t^ok' charge  of tho party, at Cambridge-fBayj   ���������  Goodwin, suffering from, frosiett feet  when he arrived here, had three toes  amputated and has been'restlnjg: since  the, operation. . .       .  , ,    m.*tmt.m*.mm ���������iiw.ni.n ������������������ i, ���������.���������������������������iiimmi ��������� ��������� ��������� nap  No Agreement Reached  Return   Of   Natural   Resources   To  Alberta. Still Undecided  Ottawa.���������No agreement was reached at tlio conference between Premier  Mackenzie King and members of the  Dom'nlon cabinet with Premier J. E.  Brownlee, premier of Alberta, on return of the natural resources to Alberta. At tho conclusion of tho conference which lasted for two. hours,  Premier Brownlee sa'd thaf tho representations of Alberta had been made  but would be put In written form und  sent to the Dominion Government.  Glasgow,  Scotland,  now claims ft  to havo boon finished, la Canada. It' tt'/o loa. iio la shown iu tho above cut. j i^i*u*.  , .... *  ^ f\f m n *, rt  .tli Service kept  le  takes trip  While amplifying apparatus,  which plays an important part  in the long distance telephone  .system, was being moved from  the old to the new telephone  building in ChiHiwack, it was  kept in service, and two long  distance conversations, one between Vancouver and Calgary,  and one between Vancouver  and Penticton, were conducted  via the equipment during the  hour and a half it was in, transit.  This was made possible through careful preparotion and  handling by the telephone men  responsible for tne move.  Weighing nearly a ton the  equipment was pushed, pulled.,  and carried by the men from  one office to the other after  wires had been strung to connect it to the new building.  With such a heavy fall of snow hunters  are out Of luck for the closing days of the  geese and duck hunting season, which  ends on December, 31st.  Kootenay Telephone Go,  The weather still continues comparatively mild with some rain the latter part  of the week. According to Foster a cold  spell is due to set in about the 23rd.  H. K. Whimster, manager of Creston  sub-central of the Associated Growers,  left at the end of the week to spend the  holidays with his family at Penticton.  A. Millen, lineman for the Kootenay  Telephone Company at Creston, was renewing acquaintances in Nelson at the  weekend, accompanied by Mrs.   Millen.  In order that the business office, reportorial and mechanical staffs., of the  Review may enjoy Christmas to the fullest extent, the paper wiU be issued next  Tuesday, and the office will be closed on  Thursday,  November revenues collected at Creston office off the provincial police were  moderate, accounting for a total intake  of but $23 &. Almost half of this was for  hunting and trapping licenses, and $10?  -was levied in police court fines and 'easts.  The new butcher shop tbat has been  fitted up in the former Exchange  billiard parlor, next French's barber  shop, has epe;aed for business, the fixtures  and stock arriving on Wednesday. It  will operate under the name of Creston  Meat Market, and . wiU be cash and  carry.  on Sunday on a visit with Mrs. T. Rog  ers. -���������-.;_  1.*a.~      Ta.a.1- f*<9M<i>nn *.*.A /)ailO'T>''~.f������T.   Rlt&>  were Bonners Ferry visitors a few days  last week, returning on Sunday.   .  The death too^. place on Saturday  under tragic" cir<tuita8tance of Ernest  MeCabe. The.^deceaied had been in  poor health for some time and had become very "despondent. The funeral  took place onfT^u^l^with interment at  Creston cemel*^^/  j-fr.^apF-  and  You, no doubt, have overlooked buying a  Present for someone you wished  to remember J  Birth���������Otf December 15th, to Mr  M^s Char!*w-* Ne!������������n- r dsiuehter.  T a.-.-a-r     . mm  Mrs. B. Johnson wae a weekend visitor  with friends Kt Kimberley.  Charlie Aftdersonj who Is relie"*s.g C.  P.R. section foreman at Y������*,k, returned  home on Saturday.  "Mr. Bush a&& !^ck McDonald spent  the weekei^ ".a Creston. ���������  .'Ha^y Redmile has taken the contract  tc* Keep the^oad open between Arrow  Creek and Gb&fcfelh  H. A. Spence of the Sash & Door Company spent tne,y*6?eekend at Cranbrook.  Mr. Smith, who has been laid up with  an attack offmumps, is recovering.  Dr. W.Xi. Cockle, who is releiving Dr.  Henderson at Creston,   was   here   on   a  MEN LIKE  Shirts, Ties;  a  smart  pair of Socks, a nies Tie, Handkerchiefs,  Garters,   Suspenders,  or a Belt:   v  FOR   LADIES���������xhviv  many.     Our  aim   is  them.    We  will   be  show you suitable gifts including  Hosiery^    Lingerie      H>nadker-  :chiefs, Crockery, etc.  w������nts    are  to   gratify  pleased to  LIMITED  Local  Personal  Celery for Christmas at Cook's Green-  bouse.  T. W. Lytle, watch repair shop open.  Play safe!   Bring your repair work to me.  Mrs. Fransen and Mrs. J. P. Johnston  were weekend visitors with friends at  Nelson.  Jim Cherrington, who has been at B.C.  University at Vancouver since early fall,  is home for the Christmas vacation.  professional visit ua Sunday.  Miss Eileen Hendy returned at the end  of the week from a holiday visit with  Mra. Frank Bridges at Cranbrook.  Fraser's Bakery is bringing in a supply  of ice cream bricks for Christmas, but  orders must be placed by Monday, 23rd.  Due to very heavy pressure on space a  letter from "Ratepayer" discessing some  features of municipal affairs is held over  till next week.  Birth ��������� At the Scottish Nursing  Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, on December 14th, to Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Forbes  of Creston, a son.  Miss Margaret Blinco returned on  Tuesday from Cranbrook, where she has  been a patient in St. Eugene hospital for  almost three weeks,  To help with the Christmas rush John  Ryckman has been added to the staff at  the. government vendor's and will be on till  the end of the month.  Murdock McLeod, registered optometrist, will be at Erickson on Thursday,  December 26th. Phone or write and I  will arrange to see you.  The business men of town ave agreed  to remain open on Monday and Tuesday  evenings until 10 o'clock,, and all stores  will be closed both Wednesday and  Thursday.  Ice Cream Bricks  for Christmas  There was a fair turnout of growers fo**  the annual meeting of Creston branch of  the B Cm Fruit Growers Association in  Trinity "United Church hall on Wednesday afternoon, at which W. G. Littlejohn  was re-elected director for 1930, and  Don. Bradley appointed delegate to the  annual convention in January. In. order  to bring before the convention all local  objections to the Produce Marketing Act  and to assure adequate discussion of all  resolutions it was decided to adjourn the  meeting until Saturday, December]? 28th.  A committee composed of W. J. Truscott,  W. R. Long and Chas. Murrell was  named to receive the various recommendations and draft the resolutions to be  presented at the adjourned meeting.  USEFUL  PRESENTS  and GIRLS  for   BOYS  A l&tge and varied stock of  Fresh Groceries  CARD  OF THANKS  Mr. and Mrs." Thos. Rogers and family of Sirdar wish to express their appreciation and gratitude for the timely help  rendered, the kindly words of sympathy,  and the floral offerings, sent by their  friends, and to all who in any way helped in their recent bereavment.  Nakusp hospital will install an  X-ray at a cost of $2000.  At Kaslo the water in the lake is  six inches below   low   water  m^rk.  According to" the Kootenaian  Kaslo village hunters only got three  deer all season.  The Women's Institute at Kaslo  wants to. know why .the monthly  school report is not published.  According to ths -Courier Cranbrook is uow a link in the telephone  amplifier chain to Vanoouver.  At Vernon the condition of the  public market is such as to constitute a menace to public health.  ST0!  eOSVIPANY,   LTD.  ry?y������s������HE  along with  four years.  for  another  three   or  E&mSi������vS&33&8B  s.   heavy ������������������ fog  } This  is un-  I am bringing in Ice Cream  Bricks for Christmas and can  guarantee delivery on orders  placed up to Monday, December 23rd. Flavors: Vanilla,  Strawberry, Neapolitan.  Boxed Chocolates  A nice assortment of Boxed  Chocolates in very attractive  packages, at popular prices.  Christmas Cards  and  Christmas  Stationery  -~a nice assortment at tho  rijcht price.  ^^m*4   0 H^ tt-*   mm-   ^4f   *    *S -tmmm*   **/*/ ****"������  Mrs. Ritchie of Proctor was a visitor  here at the weekend, a guest of Mr. and  Mrs. W. H. Kemp.  Lloyd Cartwright left for Goatfell on  Satutday where he is driving a tractor at  the Frank Tompkins logging operations.  Lee Heric of Yahk is spending the  week at the ranch getting over a bad  cold. Things at the mill are very qujet  at present.  Mr. Sanford, who has been visiting his  daughter, Mrs. Telford, for the past  three weeks, leit on Thursdry for Minn-  esoata for an extended visit with relatives.  Alf. Speaker of Nelson arrived  Tuesday to spend the holidays with  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Speaker.  Douglas Putnam returned home  Tuesday after spending a month  Beaverdell.  Birth���������On December 14th, to Mr. and  Mrs. John M. Andrew, a  daughter.  Bert Young is not taking   much   stock  in the many stories about a mild winter  He hfiB been busy all week outfitting the  house with storm doors and windows.  The scholars of Erickson school are  putting on the annual'concert at the  schoolhouse on Thursday evening, December 19th.  on  his  on  at  Simlar  <**<w' m*f %Ly ���������       W  w, FRAsnn  Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Wilson announce  the engagement of their eldest daughter,  Lillian Maud May. to Mr. John Harlow  of Nelson. Tho wedding will take place  in early the new year.  Wm. Noil of Proctor was a visitor at  Sirdar last week, leaving 'or Kingsgate  on Friday.  Mr.H. Sndl, who h.m Wen a v.yttor with  her lister, Mrs. GilJUo, for the pant three  weeks, Keft on Friday for her homo In  Cashmere, Wuwh.  MrB. Jim Puscuzko wan a visitor with  Mr������. Mnckinrot at Cranbrook last weoU.  Mr������. Simpkin of Lclhbrlbgo, arrived  on Sunday to spmul CoristmuH with  Mr.  Mit. JI. 11. Tay.w of Cvaton  arrived  ; Grand Forks   bad  one night   last   week.   .  usual according to thelGaaette.  Of about $3000 spent in running  Cranbrook's 1929 fall fair, less than  $1000 was paid in prize money.  United Church young people's  activities at Cranbrook include a  badminton club with 50   members.  ln the Okanagan. growers are  expecting to average a net price of  $1 per box on all grades of  apples.  The ladies' aid to Kaslo hospital  raised $550 the past year. $160  was cleared at the annual Easter  ball.  Kimberlev library board conn-  plains of luck of interest iu that  institution, which is now three  years old.  The Herald claims that almost  1000 turkeys have been raised by  farmers in the Bonners Ferry section this yeiar.  Due to having better equipment  Fernie has reduce 1 the cost of  gravel hauling from $1.24 to $1.09  per truck load.  About 400 persona of all ages attending a boxing and wrestling  tournament in Grand Forks one  night last week.  If Vernon should decide to have  its streets lighted all night another  $3000 per annum will be required  to pay for the extra light.  Bonnera Ferry farmers are nob  satisfied with 20 oents a pound live  weight, for turkey 9, which arc retailing at 35 conta a pound.  A speed of 45   miles an   hour  is  deemed   driving   to   the   common  danger on the streets  of  Kelowna,,  according   to   recent   police  court  cases.  The News asserts the Vernon  district has 12, 850 irrigable acres,  31 mHes of main iirigation canals,  and,over 100 miles of water carrying works.  Between 80 and 90 men were fed  and housed one night last week at  Cranbrook by the city' police. Indigents and transients temporarily  located there.  At Grand Forks the city owned  skating rink has been leased to the  athletic club at $50 for the year.  Adult season skating tickets are to  be sold at $2      f*  y Vernoncouncil has an offer from  a firin to ptit down wells- and sup  ply pumping machinery to give  500 imperial gallons per minute, at  a cost $35,000 on water or no pay  basin.  CONTRACT  SEALED TENDERS addressed to the  Postmaster General will be received at  Ottawa until noon on Friday, January  10th, 1930, for the conveyance of His  Majesty'f Mails on a proposed Contract  for a period not exceeding four years,  twelve times per week, on the route  Creston���������Railway Station (C.P.), from  thelgt April, 1930.  Printed notices containing further information as to conditions of proposed  and blank forms  WATER RIGHTS BRANCH  Certificate of Approval of Undertaking  WHEREAS the Goat Mountain Waterworks Company, Limited, is a company  incorporated under the Water Clauses  Consolidation Act 1897 and its objects  and powers as set out in jts certificate  ofincorporation include the acquisition,  of water licenses and the construction and  operation of works, for the diversion,  carriage, and������supply "of water for waterworks purpose.  AND WHEREAS the said company  has made application to the Comptroller  of Water Rights for a license to divert  one cubic foot of water per second from  Arrow Creek, in Nelson Water District,  for waterworks purposes.  AND WHEREAS the said company  Contract may be seen  of Tender may be obtained at the Post,,      ,        ._,._,. ,. , - , .-  Office at Creston, and at the office of the j has has petitioned for the approval of its  District Superintendent of Postal Service.  J. B. CORLET, 1  Districi Superintendent of Postal  Service, Calgary, Alberta.  District Superintendent's Office,  November 25,1929.       *,  I undertaking in respect of its" said appli-  ! cation.  MINERAL ACT  SECT J ON SB  Due to ill health Father Wagner  is giving up work at Pentioton to  take the position of chaplain at St.  Eugene hospital, Cranbrook.  Tho Free Preaa announoes that  a brand new theatre will be built  ab Fernie  in   tho  spring  and   the  singing **moviDo" introduced.  AH dance attendanoo rooords  woro broken at Kimberley ono  night last week, when close to 400  people attended the Electric* Club  ball,  Instead of building a new $00,000  movto theatre tho old movie house  at rontioton will got about $4000  in improvement and    will   be   got  IN THE MATTER OF THEjMINERAL  ACT; and in the Matter of jx Delin  ciuent Co-Owner; and in the Matter  of the Belleview Mineral Claim sand-  in the Matter of Rose Mitchell.  To MRS. ROSE MITCHELL,  Boswell, B.C.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by  John Dcsireau of Wynndel, in tho Prov-  inse of British Columbia, co-owner with  Roce Mitchell or any person or personf.  to whom she may transferred an interest  in the Belleview Mineral Claim, situate nt  Wynndel. recorded on the 20th day of  July, 1921, in tho office of thc Mining  Recorder nt Nelson, B.C., that imloFta  you, the said Rose Mitchell, or any person to whom you may havo transferred  any interest, within tho period of ninety  (90) days after the first publication of this  notico, nny to ime the mmv of On<������ Hundred Dollars )$100,00), your proportion of  money expended by me in performing  two yoara' assessment work on said  claim, together with the cost of this advertising, your interest in the said cjuim  will become vested In mo who hatt made  the required expenditures in the eakl  claim undor Soction 48 of the Mineral  Act. Tliis notice in publinhod under  Soction 48 of the Mlnoml Act.  Dated  p.t No I non, British   Colutr.bia,  th BT let day or October, A .D. 1920.  JOHN DESIRE AU.  AND WHEREAS it appears in the  public interest to grant the prayer of the  company's petition.  THIS IS, TO CERTIFY, that the un- .  dertaking of Goat Mountain Waterworks  Company Limited as set out in its said  petition is hereby approved subject to  the terms and conditions of the Water  Act and to the following terms and conditions:  The company shall enter into an  agreement in a form approved by the  Water Boaid undertnkinc with the  East Creston Irrigation District to  construct, maintain, operate, repair  and renew jointly with tha paid East  Creston Irrigation District diversion  works on Arrow Creek and a main  conduit from  the  said creek to a  Soint at or near the westerly boun-  ary of the said East Creston Irrigation District.  The territory within which tho  company may distribute utid Hull  water shall comprise District Lots  C25 ond 520 and tho South half of  District Lot 524, Kootenay District,  and Blocks 3, 4, 6,14, 16,16 and 2������  and thc West halves of Blocks 21  and 22 of District Lot 891 as shown  on Registered Plan 698, Nolson Land  Registration District.  The torn of every license issued  in pixtmunto ot the company's above-  mentioned application nhallbo limited  to expire'fitly years from the date of  issue of the license flrst issued in pursuance thereof.  THIS CERTIFICATE docs not authorise the diversion of any water or the  construction of any works nor Ib it an  approval of tho plana of any works.  DATED at Victoria, B.C., thia 20th  &?*,' of November, WM-  fr. P. BURDEN,  Mln.Hter of LandH. .*"'  V  ^-    -*l - ���������* -^ n^t-'^-    -IN  ^---^ ��������� ^-- ^ -^ ,^| n^j t-    **r- A���������^--^---^-^-^---^-^a-^-^��������� Aa^-A-A-^ .A- Ar^_A-^ ,^-A    A    A.  For the Christmas Trade!  We have now in stock a full supply of  FIRST-CLASS  Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Chicken  s  YOUNQ BUFFALO MEAT  Choice BEEF,  PORK,  VEAL,  LAMB  Delicious  Cooked  Meats  Head Cheese, Spare Ribs, Blood Puddings  Sausage Rolls, Pork Pies  Fresh Atlantic Oysters  All varieties of Fresh and Cured Fish  .  Chopped Suet   -    Mince Meat  is   most essential  this cold weather  HAVE THAT FURNACE AND HEATER  OVERHAULED BY: US,    ..  ALL WORK   GUARANTEED.  Welding, Cutting, Plumbing and  Tinsmithing is our Business  JGive us a trial.  S. STEENSTRUP  Blacksmith      Plumbing     Tinsmith       Oxy Acetylene Welding  IV*-  I  1  .!  The "juice^ will soon be here. Let us give you an  estimate on wiring your house. We keep a complete  stock   of material  and   our   workmen  are   the   best.  We are.now in a position to do work  in a workmanlike manner both in Acetylene     Welding    and  "Cutting,   TJnsmitliing,  . Plumbing,   Heating.    We. have just  received   a  complete stock of Pipe and Fittings.    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Producers of Gold, Silver, Copper, Pijt; Lead and Zinc,  f**%   *   v~\    ������   -n mt   t    f+m,     ���������*> *������-h    *   ** "f i*-*  ~~*~.������mt*.,^. ,.^.. irm-.gr������.ljr.^r.- m~ wr- ^ ���������j.. ,***���������m'-"ij*"<j*������jm <4,  Local and Personal  Popping corn for sale at Vic. Mawson's  Tomorrow is the shortest day of the  year.    *      ' ****'*  Christmas is here. , Say it with flowers  from Cook's greenhouse.  Lumbermen's heavy^rubbers at Alex.  Mirabelli's.   Fresh stock just in.  Estimates given on kalsomining and  painting.   B. A. Pens9ns.EricksDn._  Walter Muir has been named ice maker  and caretaker of the curling link for this  season. '"  APPLES���������For sale, Cox Orange1, C  grade, $1.60 per box;. Household $1.30  per box,   K. Paulson, Creston.  Creston schools dose for the Christmas  vacation today. Operations will be resumed on Monday, January~6th,  CANARIES , FOR SALE���������Harts  Mountain Roller Canaries, singers, $5  each.   Mrs. Fred Smith, Creston.  Wood is fast disappearing as fuel in the  village. During November Creston dealers took delivery o six cars of coal.  LOST���������Str&yed from the Robson ranch  about November 27th, one Toggenburg  goat Finder please notify H. F. Robson,  Wynndel.  COW FOR SALE���������Ayrshire-Jersey  heifer, 17 months old, fine animal for  anyone wanting cow nfext fall Axel Anderson, Creston.  CUTTER FOR SALE���������Portland cutter, with pole or shafts, good a* new.  Will take. any reasonable offer. Bert  Boffey, Creston.  Trinity United Church Sunday" school  have the usual Christmas tree entertainment at the church on Monday''evening,  December 23rd.  WANTED���������Experienced man to prune  orchard of six acres, beginning after January 7th. John Egger, (O. J. Wigen  ranch), Wynndel.     ���������  Dr. Cockle, who is relieving Dr. Henderson, was at Kitchener on Saturday,  when a daughter- arrived to Mr. and  Mrs. Chas; Nelson.   ;??.'  FOR SALE���������Concrete footing blocks.  These make excellent piers for any size  of building. B.C. Concrete Co., Ltd.  (Arrow Creek), Erickson.  ' = FOR SALE-^Pipe dies, "\\������t \y2 and  two inch, adjustable, good as,. new. Also  Ford entwine rigged for power.;f Morrow's  Blacksmith shop,yCrestbn.y-   ?y's  "'a Percy Robinson,;whpf hasybeen on a.  visit with^his "brother at Regina, Sask.,  for the past - couple "of months, arrived  Kome'at tlie"nd~of-the week.. * y  Trinity United Church ladies*, aid were  Jfavored with a rather disagreeable day  on Saturday, but cash intake at their  sale of work and   cooking  was   close to  $iop: , r       .  a.i-v .V;..  AH contributions to the fall fair h ave  been collected and all accounts paid, and  the 1929 exhibition shows a cash surplus  of over $200. The annual meeting will  be held next month.  Dr. Liilie was in shape to be moved  from Cranbrook hospital on Wednesday  last to the home of his son at Blairmore,  Alberta, and from there, has been taken  to Calgary, Alberta, for further treatment. ,t, '""  Due to the high winds that prevailed  on Monday and Tuesday of last week it-  is hard to accurately state the extent of  the snowfall of the past two weeks, but  it can truly be said that it is* at least 25  inches.  All those who intend curling this season arc asked to turn in the $10 membership fee to the treasurer, H. W. McLaren,  on.or before Tuesday, December 24th.  The rinks will be chosen immediately  after Christmas.  Miss Phyllis Hamilton, who has just  completed her three year course ������b nurse-  in-traiuing at the Kootenay Lake General  Hospital, Nelson, arrived home on Friday  for n sb'Tt visit with her*, parents, Mr.  and Mrs. J. W. Hamilton  The official yeather report for November shows the second with a temperature  of 61 na the mildest day, while the coldest  dip was on the 21st whon 12 above zero  was recorded. The month had a half-  inch of snow and a quarter inch of rain.  Rossland Miner: James F. Warren o*  this city, who loft here recently for Creston is understood to be taking the course  in aviation trailing at Creston while  many moro of tho engineers in tho mines  department cl tho Consolidated Com  pany are planning on y taking up the  couieo,  .  Thoao who arc making contributions of  any sort to. go Inio tbe* Christmas hum-  pors being sent out by tho Women,a Institute, aro asked to havo their donations  at Trinity United Church basement at  2 p.m., on Monday, December 28rd,  Cooking, groceries, and clothing will be  gratefully received.  Porthili news in Bonners Ferry Herald:  Thf *'w������r.������*f������ ������nrl dragline of theTTootenny  Dredging  company is anchored in thc  ! Kootenay river,at the mouth of Bound'  dary creek. The machinery will be used  iri constructing a dike on both sides of  Boundary creek to reclaim a tract of  some 10,000 acres of bottom land on the  Canadian-side. In bringing the dragline  down the river the cables of the Idaho-  Continental Mining company were disconnected and allowed to drop to tlje  bottom of the river.  Christ Giiurcli. Greston  SUNDAY, &EG. 22  CRESTON���������7.30 p.m., Evensong.  United * Church  Rev. R. E. CRIBB, B.A., Minister.  "\ -1   f\t\ jt.  r.-.  ������,l \7 fc.T*VTT%"lX*iT -  XJ..UU iX.lll. v������ iitni/tjjj.  a nn nm r.A"NTvrs.Nr  7.30 p!m*���������CRE������TON.  ������&&WF  SiGB**W  We invite you to inspect our  new stock pf  mWmWss'ss &Bs&&m  or Be &������&k&  Work BSB&*fom  and  B���������SfG.fien Wen&BBs  Full stoclc.    Priced right.  Shoe and   Harness   Repairing  We have plenty of GOOI> COAL.      Try a ton.  lt will give you a warm bright fire on these cold,  frosty eights without gas.  URt&IUN     I KM  REG. WATSON  ALBERT DALIES  mmmmmimmKB3B*ttmmam.  Place your Orders before  the rush starts and thus  be assured of a supply."  We handle the best grade  ���������GALT.  B  S.   McCREATH  Transfer, Fuel, Flour, Feed, Grain, Hay  ������*  WOOD  Is good wood for the Kitchen Range  or your Heater. A good, big load for  $2.50 delivered in.town; slightly more  "outside of town. Phone your orders  early.  CHAS, O. KL0J3OERS  ui  Thrift  consists in spending less than  you earn.  If by careful economy you can  save money, you have taken a  long step toward contentment*  We pay interest on Savings bal*  ances  and  shall   welcome your  accou.c&c������  450  THE CANADIAN BANK  Capital PirJd Up $2O������O0O*OOO  BjtM&tviti Fund $20������000(000  Cre*cork flnknch  R. X. Vc.rht-1.. TMTmm ������.������>���������������r <0>  THE   EEVTEW.   CRTCRTON-.   B.    C.  WORLD HAPPENINGS  BRKFLY TOLD  Tlie Canadian Privy Council will  more than likely discuss British Columbia's freight rates appeal on January 25.  J. W. Cottiris, secretary of tlie Department of Industry and Commerce,  has been appointed New Zealand  trade^ commissioner in Canada.  The Canadian Government has under consideration the establishment of  several additional steamship services  for the promotion of Canadian trade  abroad.  The Washington foreign service  buildings comxQ.iss'en has &Uatted_*l,=  000,000 for the purchase of land, ana  construction of a. new legation and  office buildings at Ottawa.  Oriental immi|rratian into British  Columbia in 1928 was 573, exactly the  same number as in the previous year.  The provincial immigration bureau  announced the curious coinc'dence.  The Br.'tish Government may extend the farm workers' plan. J. H.  Thomas, Lord Privy Seal in the MacDonald Government, said when announcing that Canada had agreed to  take 3,000 men next year.  Dr. Augusta Stowe Gullen, Toronto,  first woman physician to graduate  " from a Canadian university, was honored recently by the medical alumnae  of the University of Toronto, who  presented-her portrait in "oils to the  Academy of Medicine.  Hugh Morrison, of Edmonton, 21-  year-old son of the late Judge Morrison, of the Alberta district court, and  - Mrs. Morrison, has been selected as  Alberta's Rhodes scholar for 1929. He  was chosen from a list of four candidates.  A Record For Safety ������  Big SQasterra Concern Operates Plant  For Two Consecutive Years Without Lost-Time Accident  The great campaign for the pre-  To Cut Air Mail Schedule  Feasibility Of Pick-TJp Device Proved  By Tests  An air mail pick-up device, capable  of receiving   and    discharging:    mail  sacks while an airplane    is    in   full  fi gilt, may cut existing airmail schedules fifteen minutes to an hour, according to the American Air Trans-,  port   Association,   which   says   that  tests of   the   device   already   made,  promise its future adoption on many  of the country's twenty-four air mail  routes.  The tests being made at Youngs-  ���������town, O., have proved the feasibility  of catch'ng a small bag of mail as  it swings on the end of a 75 foot cable  attached to a 'plane ln full flight. The  device  consist   of  a  V-shaped  trap,  built in the ground. As the mail bag  from the "plane is caught in the trap,  the device automat cally attaches another bag, which is hauled up into the  ���������plane. Sim'lar tests are being carried  out in the receiving and discharging  of mail at sea, on the S.S. Leviathan.  The theory wh'ch   postal   officials,  a'.r mail operators and the inventor  are working on, is that an air mail  'plane can   leave   an   airport, swoop  down on the pick-up device, haul the  mall, to a similar device near the post  office in the c'ty at the othor end of  the line, and then go on to that city's  airport.  guarding of human life that is being  carried on by energet'c organizations  and the.press of the country has  many tangible results that are decidedly encouraging to the sponsors of  the safety movement.  Last week one of the large industrial  concerns of Canada celebrated  a full year of freedom from lost-time  accidents,   hy   giving   a  banquet   to  their more than 400 employees. This  company, Jthe Canadian National Carbon  Company, Lisa'ted, whose head  oSSce and plant is located in Toronto,  has devoted a great deal of t'me to  educating their employees to the importance of workings' safely, and the  Safety Committee is constantly devising guards for the machines, re-arranging Ume-tabiea of work'ng hours  and directing the process of manufacture so that each employee can work  to the^imt of his or her ability with  the knowledge that they    are   fsafe  from accidents that might cause loss  of time and injury and reduce their  earn'ng capacity.  To make safety more impressive,  the Union Carbide & Carbon Corporation presents to each plant which op-  ei**aytes for a full year without a lost-  t me accident a handsome bronze  shield. For each succeeding year  that the record is maintained a  bronze bar is added to the sheld. It  was' to celebrate the second ^ear in  which this Canadian plant operated  without a lost-time accident and  earned the bronze bar that the Company ygave their employees the bah-  quet in the handsome, completely  equipped cafeteria which is a part of  the plant.  Besides the hundreds of employees  who attended the banquet, a number  of d'stinguished guests were present  and  addressed the  gathering. These  included   Mr.   R.    B.    Morley,    general    manager,    Ontario    Industrial  Accident Prevention .Association; Mr.  P. Moran, head of Industrial Service  Department, National Carbon Industrial Works, Niagara Palls, N.Y.; Mr.  James    Moran,    general    : manager,  Dominion Oxygen Company, Limited,  Toronto; Mr. W. H. W.nans, head of  Industrial     Relations     Department,  Union Carbide & Carbon Corporation,  New York; Mr. H. E. Pollock, assistant general sales manager, Canad'an  National Carbon Company,  Limited,  Toronto;  Mr. W. B. Pritz,  assistant  works manager, National Carbon Co.,  Limited, Cleveland, *Oh'o.  The gathering was entertained by  the Eveready Dance Band, which is  heard regularly through the Company's own broadcasting' station,  CKNC, Toronto.  Telephones To Ship At Sea  Can  ComffittMcate By  *F3ion@ With  Liners a Thousand Miles' l^rcm  ^ '       Shore  Communication by telephone from  the ma'nland with ships at sea became e. permanent, commercial pro-  SUNDAY SCHOOL LFSSON  THE  DECEMBER  22  CHILD  CHRISTIAN  IN    A  WORLD  Golden Text: "Suffer the little children, and forb'd them not, to come  .aaJaa-       It JT m. .  belong eth ine  ject with tlW Inauguration of service  kingdom of heaven."*���������Matthew 19.14.  between Hew York and the liner  Lev:athah,:200 -miles off. shore, bound  for Europe.,  President Walter Gifford, of the  American Telephone atfd Telegraph  Coinpany, formally opened the service  by "ringing upv* Captain Cunningham  of the Leviathan.  The flrst actual commercial message to he delivered to the Leviathan by telephone came from Atlantic  City, where, in h's hotel room, William H. Rankin, advertising man,  chatted for Ave minutes with Sir  Thomas Lipton, a passenger. Rankin  is the.first man to pay money for  such a privilege.  Lesson: Matthew 18.1-6; Mark 0.36,  al, 42; 10.13-16; Luke 2.1-20.  *   Devotional Reading: Isaiah 11.1-0.  Explanations and Comments  ,The Birth Of Jesus At Jersualem,  verses i-7.���������Mary and Joseph left  their home ln'Nazareth and went to  Bethlehem, which had been the home  of their ancestor David, in order to be  enrolled in "their own city," as Caesar  Augustus had decreed. It is eighty  miles from Nazareth, in Galilee, to  BetMeteerm. in Judea. and the journey  must have taken thein several days.  There in Bethlehem Jesus? was born,  and Mary laid Him in a manger, because there was no room in the inn.  The so-called Church of the Nativity,  Contesting  Canadians Claim  Must Occupy Arctic Before  Owner-'  ship Is Proved, Says Norwegian  Canada's position  with  regard  to"  ownership to the Arctic archipelago ia  unaltered frona the cla m reiterated in  June, 1923, by Hon. Charles Stewart,-  Minister of the Interior, it was mado  known  in   .Government-   circles    at;  Ottawa. News despatches from London    had    intimated    that    Prem'er  Mowinckel ,of Norway, contested the  right of  this  country  to  mark  out  sectors of the Arctic as possessions  iia   wh'ch   Canada's  interests   wereif  paramount-     The    Norwegian    pre-f  ; mier asserted in a speech at Bergen-  that   Norway   adhered to the  view  that territory could be cla.'med only?  when it had actually bieen occupied,  and that since Canada had not oc-j  cupied all the Arctic,  this country's  interests     Sn     unoccupied     territory;  i in Bethlehem, is built over the tradi-  I tinoal site of the manger.  The service   was   perfect,   Rank'n I     The   Shepherds   and   the   Angels,  said.   The noted yachtsman informed  verses 8-14.���������In this toeaufful story  we  are  torn  mat  as  tae  shepherds .j.a. '���������*. x.   a^^.s4.������.^^  were watching their flocks by night i could not be admitted,  in the field, an angel suddenly stood i    That. _ the    opinions    of  before  them;? and  the glory? of  the  Mowinckel in  this  respect  Lord  shone  round  about them, and]a^^t    ^g     right    which  the advertising man that he will return to America next June, hoping to  win America's Cup with the Shamrock V.  Premier  will  not  Canada!  .���������-.._ .they were sore afraid. The angel fca.de     . ._   ..,-.-���������   .. -.,. ���������. ������������������+.���������   ������������,!���������., >,��������� - -���������,.4.v,f  saM.ti.om w nnt   for ^ Wfl������hHn.in<r   claims  to  the  Arctic   islands -.north,  Telephone Company officials ?.a^|.&em fear not, for he was bringing  communication w th ocean liners will' them good tidings of great joy which  of the Canadian: -mainland,   between?*  remain good until the vessel is beyond ..' shall be to all people. Ah* this ^vas  longitude    60    and    longitude    141.  1.000 m?les from shore.   The fldt rate S :**?. f���������* i?*"?8]  "���������^ 4- ���������'��������������� ������- ���������-���������--  for a three-minute conversation  tween New York and the Leviathan is  ^Therevis born to  .     j you th?s day in the city of David, a  ������*~ I Saviour^ who Is Christ the Lord." "He  $21, with an additional $7 for each  additional minute.  ' X-Ray Can Be Measured  To   Determine  Combined   Effect Of  Quantity  and  Quality  "X-rays may be measured as accurately  as   the  pharmacist  measures  does not simplysay, Christ is horn,  but to you He is, born," Luther points  out; "neither does he say I bring glad  V dings but, To you I bring glad tidings of great joy. Furthermore, this  joy was not to remain in them, but It  was to he to all people."-  "There: is much we do not know  about the angels. But two very ���������wonderful things we do know. One is that  they represented some of the glory of  heaven made visible. The other thing  is that they represented the message  of heaven made articulate. ��������� The un-  was flatly asserted by Government  offic'als. Several attempts had been  made in the past to disprove Canada's*  bwnershp "of tliat archipelago, "but?  recognition was now general, and  Norway appeared to be the only na-.  tion that was still contesting it.  Was Out Of Place  drugs in the drug store," said Dr. A.  Mutchelier, of New York, in a paper  seen found its way to the human eye.  before the convention of the radiolog- !The unheard found its way to the hu-  SSkven is ar^wmteSy^tr be- .*���������������** which proved,^ thisinstance.  come visible to mortal eyesUnd audi- quite out of place under modern con-  ble to human ears. We may think of ditions. Miss Margaret Bondfleid, M'n-  Use Of Old Formula Upset Decorum  Of British House  The decorum of the British House  of Commons was upset the other day  ical society of North America, h*d I ^^^^to^rf ������r^ senso by * meMberS ^ of time-honor^  recently in yTor-ontp. "In modern  medicine the .greatest forward step  was made when methods became  known to. weigh accurately _a given  drug and then also when its physiological strength could l>e determined.  The importance of these two cfeter-  minations .arises out of the fact that  of drugs riot ^i^y the quantity must  be known, but; also their power of effectiveness. SaThe same holds true  with'yegard to X-rays, for the measure of their effect depends neither up-  the angels as representing the wistful-  ness of heaven bending eagerly oyer  an earth   which    is   strangely ? ?and  pathetically slow to "understand.  i     The    Shepherds    and   the      Bahe,  verses  15-20.���������rWhen  the  angels  departed the amazed    shepherds    said  to one another, "Let us g3Sto Bethlehem, and see what the Lord'has,made  known to fus." They were astonished,  at the .message that   had   come    to  them, But they Were not incredulous.  They went in haste,   and   found   the  on their quantity or quality alone but  holy faanily. To   Mary   and   Joseph  they told what they had heard concerning the Babe. All marvelled, and  Mary reta"ned the words in her heart,  pondering them over and over.?7'  y The shepherds retuned toy? their  humble task of. keeping their flock;  an outburst of praise upon their lips. -  "Glory'������������������to' GodfiiiJthe higliest,    yf-:  i   And fori earth peace amotfg.mehi in  i-      whom He is well pleased.'  ister of Labor, gave an answer which  did not satisfy -Sir Frederick' Hall/  Conservtive. ? f  "May I press the Right Honorable  Lady," began Sir Frederick, when hef  was interrupted by uproarious shoutsf  of "No!" Sir Frederick apologized and  reframed his query,    yy   ^   ,  on the combined measure of both."  Fruit Men Study Conditions '  Representative fru't men of  British Coltunb'a have gone to the  Prairies to watch the���������-= handling of  their crop and learn the attitude of  the consumers and the retail trade.  Canada's Highways Important  The highways in Canada are becom-f  ing* increasingly important year by  year in the economic structure of the  country. Over them is carried a very  heavy traffic, both passenger and:  freight, especially between the large?  c'ties and?tpwns. At the end of 1928  the total mileage of surfaced roads in  Canada was ������4,121.  miioiiiiiitinitntgniimnBiiiiiummsBiiiiiiiniinsnfieiitriniBitMin  Recipes For This Week  (By Betty Barclay)  Canada's Forest Areas  The total forest area of Canada, including the 82,260 square miles of forest on agricultural land, is estimated  to be 1,151,454 square ml.e3, and of  th's about 1,100 000 square miles is  essentially forest land which can be  ut lized to thc best advantage under  forest.  Vm  2  1  Manitoba Tourist Industry  According to the latest figures  Manitoba's tourist industry brought  nlxmt $5,Grt7,000 into the province, or  an Increase of about $1 000,000 over  last year's ilerurea. Convention visitors  numbered 37,000, a gain of S.G00 cvei*  1028.  MINCEMEAT DELICIOUS  4 lemons.  2 apples.  1 pound currants.  % cup raisins.  cup chopped nuts.  cup melted butter.  cups sugar.  teaspoon salt.  1 teaspoon ground cinnamon.  1 teaspoon ground nutmeg.  1 teaspoon ground cloves.  1 teaspoon ground ginger.  1 teaspoon ground allspice.  Squeeze juice from lemons and cook  peel until soft. Put through meatchopper and then rub through a sieve.  Add chopped apples and rema ning iri-  grcdicnts, mix well and atoro in jars.  Use as a filling for tunovers and pics.  The Improved  Glass Substitute  3.  B  S3  sa  s  That Irritating Cough  complications.  ���������will fitop a cough, nnd prevent  taken internally with molannca  '    A *hn.r    t".r.-.pr.on    of    Mlnard'n  HOLIDAY LUNCHEON BISli  1 box sardines.  1 lemon.  1 bunch radishes.  Parsley or watercress.  Re&ovo cover neatly and entirely  from a box of sardines. Place on a  J pint tor, and surround with wreath of  parsley or cross. Cut radishes in thc  uhapo of flowers, and anonge in the  parsley. Cut lemons in halves, cross-  wIho' nnd then cut in deep points.  Arrange at ends und sides of platter,  In thc paralcy. Servo very cold.  m-m*^m,jmm-r*m.^m.m*mmt  _%_****   TT .��������������� - ���������---" __ ItoMEl 10V mil MMHf  w.   n.   u.   inio  While mem havo creator mu.nculnr  strength than womon, tliey havo lesH  3 vita*, stamtoau  WINDOLITB otondfl for 100 per c������nt. minllght. It  makes light but strong windows for cattle sheds, dairy  stables, poultry houses, brooders and all out buildings. It  is economical, unbreakable, flexible and Is easy to cut ond  flt. It la now being succevafully usod for sunrooma,  verandahs, schools, factories, hospitals, sanitariums, hot  bndH, plant coverings and greenhouses. It keeps out cold  ���������will not crack or chip.���������cuts with an ordinary pair of  scissors and Is easy tb flt. WINDOLITB is supplied In  rolls, any length but Iia one wKdth of 36 inches only. A  Bquarc yard of WINDOLITE weighs about 14 ostjs.. while  a Rriuarc yard of glass of ordinary thickness, weighs  ���������bout 135 to 1������0 ozS. Tlie improved .WINDOLITB. reftutrfcia  no vumifllj. WINDOLITB la made In England.  Prioe $1.50 Por Squaro Yard, r.o.b��������� Toronto,       j  VOUR PLANTS  VOUR CHICKENS*  YOUR CATTLH  Baskln 100 <fa Sunllohi  Bend for booklet "WINDOLITB"  Distributors: JOHN- A*  COMES WITH A MESSAGE OF HEALTH   |  THE sun 18 the all-powerful life producer.  Nature's universal disinfectant and  germ destroyer, as well as stimulant  and tonic. WINDOLITB is the sun'a moat  important ally.  Medical research bas. definitely proved  that from the point of view of Health and  Hygiene, tho most effective among the sun's  ray������ are the Ultra-Violet rays, which possess  the greatest power for tho prevention and.  cure of disease and debility. ���������  Science has further established tliat ordinary window glass does not allow tha pas-  sago of Ultra-Violet raya, so that by using  glass we are artlAelalty excluding these vital  ealth-givlng t-ays. Therefore, the invention  of WINDOLITB has completely satisfied the  long-relt    want. Exhaustive    experiments  have conclusively proved tliat tt is a most  effective substitute for" glass, that It freely  admits the Ultra-Violet rays, and that its use  lias a most beneficial effect on the growth  and development of plants and chickens and  on the well-being of cattle, enabled for the  first time to have healthy light instead ot  darkness in their sheds.  Indeed, the discovery of WINDOLITE lias  during the last six yeats completely revolutionized gardening, tflven a new wtimuluti to  poultry breeding. increasinK1 the egg-la������lngr  capacity and fertility of chickens, has greatly  Improved the heath of cattlo and is now bo-  tatf used in domestic and household rcquire-  tuuuU. .  t/liAN JL LlliK '$z> \j\J*m   IjJIJlJ*  1VWOTVJTO    ONT,  m&milllimUtimti!ltmMd!lItllllltlt!ii!il!flltt!It!ll!ltlilltlttlltt!(tl!IU  OJ.  mm*    ������������������*.        .   t  rm*.     *w������  ������  ������  mm  I  3  / .*-a  + \  a.*W    1  WnVl   B1WTTCW.   ttTrERTOH.   B.    O.  ���������toJM  br������ tli reals  n^s^ tress  OoubhK  kTr@*afm@rif  Rubbed on  the throat,  ViclssTeUeves In two direct  'ways:  (1>> Its. vapors, released  lay the body heat, aye in-  haled direct to the air passages: and  (2) At the same tame  "Vicks "draws out": the  ���������soreness like aii ������Id-fashioned poultice.  *%f on&KS  /VAPORUB  The Singing Fool  By HUBERT DAIU  Cosjyrlffht.     1JT28.     Warner  Pictures. Inc.  V-ar  =������>  SYNOPSIS  . Al Stone, singing waiter at Blackie  Joe's New York night club, is loved  ���������by Grace Parrel,  the e'garette girl,  . Tmt he doesn't know it. He marries  Molly Winton, a ballad singer, and  *wins fame as a composer of popular  Qsongs. When their baby, Junior, is  ���������about two years old, Molly elopes  with John Perry, Al's best friend. She  ^nd Perry take the child Al adores  aand sail for France. Al, broken by  the loss, becomes a derelict. Months-  later he drifts into Blackie's place at  ���������night, -where Grace Farrel, who" stili  r loves h'm, shames him into the promise to stage a come-back. They leave  the club together shortly after dawn,  but as they reach the street Al staggers.  X care about your clothes or where  you live, or anything like that. I just  care,about you."  There was no mistaking the look  In Grace's^ eyes���������Al real zed at last  that she loved him. Yet he marvelled at it ��������� how could she love  a down-and- outer like him? He  felt a rapid throb under his.dilapidated vest, an emotion he had not known  for a long time.. lie wanted to put  his arms about her and tell hei" how  much she.meant to him, but he held  back. This was neither the time nor  the place.  -"Before you go home,' suggested  Grace, "walk over to the Square with  rue. I live near there. We can sit on a  bench and talk for a while. It will be  good for you."  Al nodded. Presently they emerged  from the canyons of streets to the  wide .green expanse of Washington  Square.  "See how beautiful it is," said  Grace. "I thought it would make you  feel better. The leaves are turning  red and yellow. And see how n-'ce the  green buses look pass'Eg under the  trees. Here, we'll try this bench."  Al sat down and relaxed, his-eyes  half^closed. The autumnal morning-  sunlight slanted down from between  two skyscrapers, spreading fan-shape  across the level expanse and lighting*  the white arch. Italian' slum children  played on the south side, while in the  northern part of the Square the children of the rich toddled about, udner  the watchful eyes of nurses.  "Vbxx say^ you live near here?" Al  asked finally.  "Yes, just around the corner on  Waverley Place.     I have a. room."  "Oh yes." Some hint of Grace's  rather bleak .and lonely life was borne  home to Al in that one sentence^-'T  CAKES aiul PUDDINGS  The most .seasonable offerings for  your family - or guests. The very  embodiment of old English cheer.  c&w je^taLnOa^  i always liked Vue serge.   Then I Health Agencies Plan Co-operation  want some tweeds and some evening1 {   -    clothes.". Canadian Associations With ������2,000,000  The clerk saw a big commission  ahead and "stepped lively to-supply  Al's wants. But he couldn't help  ���������wondering if this bum had stolen the  Annual Budgest Meet In  Ottawa  Very qiretly, and without benefit of  publicity,  agencies  that expend  an-  little Helps For This Week  "Let us .walk by the same rule, let  us mind the same thing."���������Phil. rUL  16.    :  Life hath a load  money or if some rich relative had nvLally $2,000,00������ in promotion of  suddenly died and left h'm a fortune.; Canadian'health met in Ottawa the Which must be carried on, and safely  As they went from counter to coun- I ^ day to^discuss ways ^d means YJ������a^ei> ^ _ares without utie&.  ter Al's-sense of shame at his run-iof   co_0rdinating   their   ������f���������    -'-      -      * P' without thee,  down appearance left b*m;^he_even elimmating overlapping.  Sa  successful  was   th's  efforts   and  began to take a keen delight in the  wonder he excited among the clerks  and the other customers..  let the heart  Be God's alone, and chosse the better  effort   to '     Pai*t.  ..      ���������������..������_������,������-������������      ,.-      .1. ~-i������a  i Through all thy actions, counsels, and  bring into the -field of national health, j     discourse,  .       j the same spirit of co-operation that is   Let mildness and religion guide thee  Grace had gone home to sleep as  makln& ^^^ business mergers one of i     out;  Al suggested.     It was sleep broken  ^e si        of tlie time3r that j^ fomv j If   truth   be   thine,   what   needs    a  by rosy dreams, during   which    she  *. ,- *.������_* ... ���������    I     brutish force?  have a'room." She had a room but,  like thousands of other girls in the  metropolis! she had no real home, no  family, nothing much but dreams. Yet  she lived bravely and without murmuring, thought 'Al, while he ���������. Tbe  sentence remained unfin'shed.  He  rose.  'Grade,     you're"  the  teen agencies participat'ng   are   con-  seemed to be floating gently under a  sidering adopting a set, annual date  CHAPTER XXVI.  "What's the matter?" Grace asked  anxiously.  "It's just the effect of coming suddenly into the sunlight after all that  has happened���������back there. I'm not  -quite sure of myself- and nay directions. And I look so terrible down-  and-out in this bright daylight.  It was true, Al's appearance was  jpainfully seedy, but Grace dismissed  that.  .;   "We'll soon fix everything," she said  confidently.   VAnd'Al��������� ,?*������������������'  ���������'.   "Yes."     :.'.''"'        ��������� ��������� y. '-.' ���������.  'Tf I'm to help you, you nu/st give  iae ���������your full confidence���������tell where  you're living and promise not to run  away again."  "I will, Gracie," "Ar answered earnestly,  in  the tone  of a  child who  wants ,< desperately^' to- make  a  good  impression.   .'Til promise."  '... Grace  smiled in spite  of her attempt to appear a trifle stern.  "Well," then, come along.'1  As they strolled along the  sunlit  streets, with! Grace occasionally sending a happy glance up into Al's face,  she  could not help but realize how,  their positions   were   reversed   from  the time when she had first known  h'm. Then she had been a frightened  <jhild and big, generous AS had protected her fr.om the rowdy customers  at Blackie's place. Now she wag almost leading tliat same man as If he  were a child, protecting hiip. and encouraging him constantly. Her heart'  was ready  to burst  with pride and  love.  "Where do you live?" sho asked.  "It's over thoro," said Al, vaguely  ind'eating tho East Side. "You  know"���������he paused Irresolutely���������"I  liatc for you to walk ovor there. It's  such a dump.. Just a rickety, cheap  hotel���������-almost liko a flop house."  VTlmt doesn't matter to mo,' said  ���������Orac-d quickly, "but if you'd rather ������o  home alone, all riglit. Only don't think  RAW FURS WANTED  We will  Pay na follow*  WED FOX ...$60.00   I  WOLF ...... ,$51.00  rlINK    $35.00       RAr.COON   .,.$20.00  VNX   $75.00   J  5AOIJE    $38,00  DIl.NO      of prices      TO  .S. FSRTKO���������-426 Penn Ave,  plttsburah, Penna. U. Q. or America  P  ATENTS  most wonderful girl in the world. I  know it���������at last. We'll talk a great  deal about that later. But now you  must go home and get some sleep. I'll  go my way and���������I'll see you tonight  at Blackie's.".  Grace stood before him, eyes glowing. "'"Thank yott", Al," she "whispered:'  She felt lier hand seized. Suddenly  he'leaned over and kissed it.  4'By-bye, little one, it's I who should  do the thank'ng You'll see  me tonight and, if clothes can make a  difference, you'll see a different person. You just won't know Al Stone  >in his glad garments. . -And listen���������  you see tha;t hotel, over there-���������the  white one?"  "Yes.":' . 'P y ���������'���������.'���������  "That will be my address-tomorrow.  Then we'll. be near each other and I  can walk home with you every morning from Blackie's place. Tell  Blackie I'm coming over to try out  with h's show if he'll give m.6 a job."  Al was walking away, with Grace  staring after him. He strode along  briskly now and when he reached the,  edge df the Square he turned to wave  good-bye to the Intent little figure.  For a moment Grace waited after he  had disappeared, then she turned the  other way toward her own home.  Passers-by who saw her face knew  that one girl had found happiness.-  Al had over-estimated his strength  in keep'ng up that rapid nace. He  maintained It until he reached y his  hotel bedroom, then he sat down on  the side of tUe bed, verging on physi1-  cal collapse. The room's dinglness and  the feeling communicated of tho llf/s  ho had been loading, brought a sudden wave of depression. But he  fought it off, rose and began pacing  up and down.  "I won't be licked," he told himself  sharply. "Throw that littlo girl down  after all she's done for me���������never!"  He quickly "opened a bureau drawer,'  took out an old sock and drow forth  a roll of bills. The bills were quickly ntuffed Into hia coat pocket, then  he ran from the room na if escaping:  from a scene of pestilence.   .     *>  An hour later ho entered a men's  haberdashery. Ho waa shaved and his  hair was tr'mmed. A clerk looked at  him suspiciously, but finally deigned  to approach.  "I want r.omo clotJins.     {Shirts, ilea,  socks, shoea, milts���������the whole thing."  - "Yes 7" The dork's nose rose a trifle  higher.  "It's all right," said Al, and added  clear blue sky. When she awoke it  -was afternoon. Soon she was hurrying  toward Blackie's club.   *  .... Now it was well on towad  midnight and Al had not appeared.  Grace bent over her accounts and  checked the waters as they passed by  her. Was Al going to fail her; would  he prove too weak to make the comeback, after all her efforts? She drove  the thought resolutely from her.  {To Be Continued.)  for regularly poolings their" wisdom  and mutually arranging their ��������� pro-  programmes.  The meeting was called by Dr. J. H.  King, Minister of- Pensions and Na-  But what's not good and just ne'er go -  about. &  " . ' - ���������Henry Vaughan. ,'  Elizabeth Pry drew up for her own  gtiidanee the follo\*ying rules:���������  1. . Never lose any time. I do not  think that lost wh'ch    is    spent    in  tional Health, and presided over by  amusement or recreation every day; -,  Dr. J. A. Amyot. A list of the organ-  but always be in the act off being  WHEN YOUR BABY  izations represented, follows:  Red  Cross, Canadian Tuberculosis  Association, Canadian Social Hygiene  etriployed.  2. Never err the least in truth.  3. Never say an ill thing of a per-  Counc'l, Canadian Council on Child son when thou canst say a good thing*  and Family Welfare, St. John's Am- of him; not only speak charitably but  bulance Association, Canadian Dental  feel so.   ^: . w l  Hygiene Council,   Canadian   Nurses' |     4.   Never be irritably or unkind to  j Association, Canadian Medical Asso- ' anybody.  1 elation, National Council   of Women,  Canad" an Public Health, r Association, |  Canadian   National-  Committee    for  Mental .Hygiene, Federation of Women's    Institutes, - -'" Federation      of  ~ * In sp'te off'all" "precautions little  ones will fake colds���������especially during1, the changeable -davs of our Fall-  season. ��������� When the/first symptoms French-Ca^ad'an Women and Vic-  appear���������sneezing, redness "of the , torian Order of Nurses. v  eyes, running, nose���������Baby's Own  Tablets should be given at once. They  will rapidly break up the cold and  prevent.-more fseVious ;complicat*"ons.  Mothers who keepfa box of Baby's  Own Tablets ih.the'home always feel*-  safe. In fact they are like having* a  doctor in the house. They are a gentle .but thorough laxative that sweeten the .stomach atid regulate the  bowels, thus driving out constipation  and-indigestion and rellev-ng the baby  One Woman   In Eight  Di��������������� from Cancer  ��������� ....      . ____i������S������f^-i-~y   ���������.. :-'A-  While Mal������i Mortality On<e in llj 'Says',  Canadian Radiologist:  Out of every e:ght Canadian and  5. Never indulge thyself in luxuries- that are not,.necessary.  ^ 6. Do all things with consideration; and when thy path to sCct right  is difficult, .put, confidence in that  Power alone which is able to ^ssi3t  thee, and exert thy own powers as far  as they go.  Corns are caused by the .pressure  of tight boots*? but no* one 'need be  troubled with^fth6m long .when so  simple a remedy as Holloway's Cora  Remover is available.  Ilailway Speed Record  The speed record   for   transcontinental rail travel is held by the Cana-  Amer'can women, one dies of cancer,  o^th^mlinTchiWhoo^ according to rpr. Gordon E. Richards,  are the direct result bf a clogged "con-  Toronto, chairman of the convention  dition of the bowels* or sour stomach,   of the Radiological Society .of North I dlan National Railways, one of the  They are absolutely-safe������������������"be'ng guar- ! * ���������������   ������.-a.j   *-  ������������������~*~    _*���������..:   avateam'a oil-electric locomof ves hav-  anteed to contain no drug at all harmful to even the youngest babe. They  cannot possibly do harm���������they always  do good.  -I, i., 1 -hi- -I ��������� 11-1 -i -...1..'....... ."r._. ' ������*���������  Saskatoon To Extend Paving  Subject to the approval of the Local  America/held  in Toronto,   recently,  system's oil-electric locomofves hav-  Dr. Richards is director of the De- , ing crossed from Montreal to Vancou-  partment of Radiology la the . University of Toronto.  Conditions, however,   are   steadily  improving. "  "Even within the past five years,  Government Board, the council at improvements In methods of treatment  Saskatoon authorized the expenditure have increased the number of cures of  of $159,000 on paving and road mak-I cancer in  women very greatly,"  he  ver, 2,944 miles, in,67 hours.  ing for 1930. Of this amount, $104,000  will be for permanent paving. . .  Cheapest Of All Oils.���������Considering  the qualities of Dr. Thomas' Eclectric  OU it is ".the cheapest of all preparations offered to the publ'c. It is to  be found in w<xy drug store in Canada from ebast to coast and all country merchants keep it for sale. So, being easily procurable and Vxtremely  moderate in price, no one should be  without'a bottlo of it.  ��������� ���������m-.i.  ���������������������������   i'umi   '" ���������.���������> .'.������������������������������������������������������in���������*  She came into the police station  with a picture in her hand.  "My husband has disappeared," she  sobbod. "Here is his picture. I want  you to find him."   ���������������������������'.,,  The inspector looked up from the  photograph.   "Why?" he asked.  sa*d, "and cures of throat anefmouth  cancer have increased by twenty-five  per cent, during that period,"  Dr. Jojseph Colt Bloodgood, of Johns  Hopkins University, and one of the  most renowned cancer specialists in  the worid���������who also attended tiie con-  ventSon���������stated in a recent interv.'ev/  that publ'c education is, today, the  greatest weapon in the fight against  this disease.  Minard's Liniment for Distemper.  Vitamins have boon found in hash.  but tlio name of tho painstaking ox-  ploror has not been made public.  A   Mat   Of   "Wi.nt*(,   Tnvfntlonn"   nnd  Tu!l Information Seat Free On Ste<aue*t.  W.    N.    U.    18W  Blmply, *T have tho, money." When he  drow out hia roll.pf hills the clerk'W  tiyou bulged.  "I want the best you've got ��������� and  -suppose we start on a blue oorgo ault.  ������������j������������i^is**������������t*������t^'*^^  '^QfSSgSi  ,P*<^Al^fJ*tW*\^ ^.J������^^^gj|^^W,1 ^-^^^^-|^���������^���������^^^^y^^^^is^-^'^^|W|iw|(g ".wr^S***.  'Sore^fbot^LuinpSm  II fensTIi fl  Why Ho Honked  A' young rood-hog known for his  determlnat'on never to be overtaken  was going at groat speed one day  when he hoard an insistent "honking" bek nd him.  He turned and saw, just on his U'nd  wheels, a baby car driven by a wild-  looking Individual.  Back he turned to hts wheel, down  went the accelerator pedal, and up  rushed the Bptscd indicator.  Seventy-eight miles an hour wero  touched, but still the hooting' continued.  At iast worn out, tiie speed mauiac  slowed down and drew to the side of  tho road.  "Como on, then, if you must poos,"  ho cried.  "I'm sorry," oa'd tho driver of tbo  baby car, "but I'm b/>aked on,"  llllii^^iiiiiiii^ilillllll  "$������������S*  an  1  flood   for  Toothache^���������Mlc.ard'w Liniment.  "I   think   Lydia   E.   Plnkham'e  Vegetable Compound is wondcrfull  1 have had six children of whicli four  tire living nnd imy youngo-st Ib n bon-  nlt baby boy now eight months old  who weighs 2J pounds. 1 have taken  youc medicine before each of them  was born and have certainly received gtenc benefit from It. I urge  my friends to take it as I am sure  they will receive thc SAitie help I did."  ���������Mrs, 2<tUltQn 2telc2viuikii, VatxcsiU,  Ontario. ' .  .LyU I SlL.t L������ulllK 113JILS.  tn t, HfuMm  MM. Co , .jM.Min   tt.t, A-  I       BHHHH  mmmm THE  CBESTON- REVIEW  rAjrO-sr^'slhsiltV- A"-'^r A* A._A_ A.. A-A.A - A.-A.. A��������� A..  t TRY SUB SERVSuE; YSUTL LIKE IT  Local and Personal  Celery for Christmas at Cook's greenhouse.  . Get your nuts and  Christmas  candy  from Vic. Mawson.  FOR SALE���������Set heavy bobsleighs, iii  good shape, $32. A. Br dy (Ebbutt  ranch), Creston.  to have those repairs  repairs done to yeur car.  Come in TODAY: and  get an estimate. Special  prices now prevail on  overhauls.  Fall Stock of Winter  Motosing Needs  Weed Chains, Dominion  Tires, Anti-Freeze, and  U.S.L. Batteries.  Mkm THEATRE  SATURDAY. Deo.  SEE  FOR SALe���������Set light sleighs. J. F.  Rose, BoXa7Qr.Creston.  Sheriff;M. 33.. Harper of Nelson was  here on an; oMwal: visit on Monday and  Tuesday.  Rev. L, Choinel*will say mass at Holy  Cross Church at 10..80 a.m. next Sunday,  December 22nd.    ' "  HATFOR SALE OR TRADE���������Ten  tons, $5 per ton. G. Rhoacs (Washout  Creek), Sirdar, B.C.  J. J. Press of Michel is assistant at the  C.P.R. station while Charlie Armstrong  is on Christmas vacation.  Death���������At 6 Warwick Ave., Maida-  vale,London,England, Walter C. Jerrold,  author and journalist, brother of Mrs.  M. Young and Mrs. Nathorst, Wynndel.  1^.   t" rJ-  being adorned with theflongest, and Mrs.  Cherrington scored first prize for having  the shorteist. Old style cakes, etc., featured the refreshments, and the affair  was thoroughly enjoyed by all.  F"   H. JACKSON  REAL ESTATE  Listings BQlicited.  CRESTON,    B.C.  AaaA-  reatGo Motors  Main St. at Barton Ave.  ��������� vw,<r-'������-w-v  Tom Mix and Tony  the Wonder Horse  in  ���������IU Sewl  the  Celery, lettuce  ahd  Cook's Groenhouse.  green onions at  A.4l>.A.A.<������..A������^.^nAn^>i.^..A.^,.^,-A-^.^^,.A-A-A,l|^l,,^,-^    f , *.- A. A.- A.A.A.A.A.A-A.A.a.A.A  ���������  ���������  *  >   m  *  *  >  *  <  4  4  4  4  <  4  <  I  i  "M - G -M.News  Two-Reel Comedy  a*  ���������E  The GIFT SHOP  We will  HELP  YOU  CHOOSE  Our  RANGE IS  COMPLETE  Shop Now  Everything is marked in plain figures.  Toys, Perfumes, Pens* Pencils, Stationery, Brushes  Kodaks, Ivory Goods, Books, China, Candy, Smokes  Wrapping Tags, Seals, Serviettes, Xmas* Crepe Paper  Warwick Gift Line, Rembrant Cards, Victor Records  BESTON DRUG & BOOK STORE  THE  RBXALL.STORE  GEO. H. KELLY  r  ^*_mMr_W*\\\\m  1  i&htf  %  cms  Aa ^BL #���������9      ������H   Hffll   w*  NEIL HAMIL10N "W1UJAM AUSTIN  '������  Ci   Cfhramount    Qlcture  WTheatre ������tO Jbj U6Gb &5  The "Women's Institute request that  all donations for the Christmas hampers  be left at Trinity United Church not  latter than 2 p.m., Monday, Decemher  23rd.   -'���������'."  Miss Ruby Palmer of Nelson spent a  few days renewing acquaintances in this  district at the first of the week, and was  a guest at the home of her brother, A. L.  Palmer '  Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Armstrong and  young son left at the first of the week on  a two weeks* Christmas holiday visit  with friends at Spokane, Seattle and  Nelson.  Mrs. R. S. Bevan returned Sunday  from Wenatchee, where she had been for  a couple of weeks with her daughter  Miss Evelyn, who was rather critically  ill at the first of the month,who returned  with her and is making a nice recovery.  C. Hamilton, >who is operating the  rink in the fall fair building $his winter,  had the firet skating, of the season on  Friday night, but the weather that has  prevailed ever since has closed the rink  temporarily. Opening night attendance  was large.  The trustees have been fortunate in  securing Miss Meldrum of Vancouver to  replace Miss Harrop as vice-principal of  of Crestoo school when, operations are  resumed on January 6th. Miss Meldrum  comes-well recommended for-the room  she is to have charge.'of. '  Miss Harrop, whdfhas been vice-principal of Creston pujalic school since September, has resigned ttiat^position, effective with school closing today, and will be  identified with her .father *n the pos������-  office and store business at her home in  Harrop. She has given exeellect satisfaction as a teacher and is a great favorite  socially, ahd her departure will be regretted by all. 'y ���������  Christmas is here. Say it witb flowers  from Cook's Greenhouse.  MABiBE: TBBiS MM  USEFUL GIFTS are always appreciated..  See our line of ELECTRIC APPLIANCES.  Mare������; Brans* SatB Bronm  Bff&t S*B&tiW80    &&*  4     OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  ifflOftIS  a# GSmfEST&M mOYOB*t&  *  4  4  4  J  ���������WWW  '*^m.'wwt*.tTmmmmmwmm'*:mmwtr'wmm^fmmMm"^r'm"tr-^m  'y^'T'^'Y"?  QoocJ Things for  Christ isnas  \,  here was an attendance of 18 grandmothers and a good turnout of members  for the annual grandmothers' tea given  by.the Women's Instituteih Trinity United Church hall on Tuesday afteroaon;  There was a programme f in which the  grandmothers and others took part, a  guessing contest in which Mrs. M. Young  was winner, and a great variety of entertainment including a skirt measuring  contest in which Mrs. E. W. Klingensmith was declared the most modest by  FRUIT RANCH FOR SALE  't'fce property of the late J. T. Elstone  (former Gibbs ranch), comprising five  acres, fully planted to bearing fruit trees.  Has good residence and buildings and  village water supply; Within quarter-  mile of Crestori C.P.R. station. For  price and terms apply M. E. HARPER.  Official Administrator, Nelson, B.C.  This Is the place to buy your Christmas necessities  Our stock is fresh and complete.  JAP ORANGES  Mixed Nuts,  Mixed Candies  Box Chocolates a  Cigars and Cigarettes in  fancy Christmas wrappers  i       Fancy Dates; Mincemeat  Glace Pineapple  Fresh Christmas Cheese  Figs, Oranges, Fresh Christmas and Staple Groceries  Oresfoj] Vailev Od-Qperafivs Assn  GRESTON  Two Stores  ERICKSON  mm^mm^mmmmmmm^m^^msmssm  YOUR CHRISTMAS STORE  MAKE THIS YOUR HEADQUARTERS FOR  Christmas Shopping  Real Gifts for Wife, Mother, Daughter, Father, Son  I  These make nice  Vests, Bloomers,  M' ^^m^H  THIS IS YOUR INVITATION  to  call and see   my  display qf  Christmas    Presents.       J   have  presents for  LADIES, GIRLS  MEN and BOYS  -py"'.-, '.,������������������ ���������.',  and a good  variety   to   chnose  from.    Vou are under iio obligation if you cannot find the right  ^present in my shop.  ��������� MAWSON  OfcttSTCN  LADIES' SILK LINGERIE, in the newest garments,  gifts, and something that any lady will appreciate.  Combinations and Pyjamas���������at assorted prices.  HANDKERCHIEFS for Ladies and Children. Separate or boxed in a  handy Christmas box.   Priced from 16c to $1.75.  COMBINATION BOXES of Ladies' Garters, Handkerchiefs and Necklaces, Crepe-de-Chine Scarfs, Gloves, and many other articles for the  Christmas shopper.  MEN'S WEAR���������We have anything any man would want.   Just a few of  the lines: SwcatersB Silk and Wool;   Braces, Arm Bands, Garters, and  Handkerchiefs all put up in Christmas boxes.  SLIPPERS���������Ladies' and Children's Boudoir Slippers in plain .and fancy  colors, all sizes.   Prices from $1 25 to $3.75.  SHOEfe���������LadieB', Children's and Men's Shoes. Don't overlook this department, when in need of Shoes. We carry a largo stock. Quality is  the best and prices are rock bottom.  GROCERY DEPT*  Frtesh Christmas Fruits for holiday baking, domestic and imported     Nuts  Peels, Crystalized Cherries, Pecans    I\ill line of Chocolates in fancy  boxes.   Large assortment of Christmas ������andy in bulk.  CHIN AWARE DEPT.  Our display of Chinawarc comprincs thc nowcat patterns nt prices to suit*  HARDWARE DEPT*  BOYS' HAND SLEIGHS In fill sizes.  I  y^L 'Jjjfl^a Ommjlr       Ra-aa*}   >      H"*"**-*} H^ST !j*ggv  ������     r\ m     ^7 Jl     I���������rf 1���������d mS^ **Zs  Dry Goods*       Groceries*      Furniture*       Hardware  'MUSSMmlZM  ���������������.*������������|lln������a"������������!.!T������Mt III*:;'. ������������������ ''fmlHimS

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