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 ;. , -*?.-  ���������- v-v/ ��������� "^ -   -*-  '--^' ' J-   *'  ^ >"'4*\* "���������- .���������4>,*'-^;.lo ���������*-**  \A*  / ;* ( .'  ������v 1  'V/^S^M'V, .  ^^-������^o^.  /  '/-  * i*-    %  \  Cci  A, b. C:  A Journal Devoted Especially, to the Interests of Comox District.  The News, Nineteenth Year.  CUMBERLAND   B.. C.,    WEDNESDAY, FKB. 21th,  1912  vSui.SCKirTTON i'i.OO A  ��������� mzas**n**_amsiit-* &.'***c^w^ie*- .1 !_���������**.-j**ii*."_+ mih *  Wk~*g_������5���������SK <#**������*  f)$**ifh*m-m  FOE, PAY-DAY and WEEK  FOLLOWING.  Many of Cumberland's Ladies  will be here to okoos������ Wkite-  wear.   JOIN THE THRONG.  mt^f^**a*aiam^ry^maittt^>atit^^y*^^mmt^^m I  FOR  STOVES  AND  RANGES  Furniture and Household  es  I Baths,  * Lavatories,  Plumbing,  Plumbing  Supplies  i  1,  l__JS__WShtM-%iin 7������XJ'7*.?t<Z':'.WlFmtii*.-li!KS i-.Vc.iU--  ntcifc  GREAT  SLAUGHTER  SALE  flBMNtrttgHUlTOBED  ,0F MEN'S CLOTHING, HATS,  MEN'S & WOMEN'S BOOTS &  SHOES, ETC   For 10 Days Commencing Pay-Day,  Saturday, Feby. 17.  The CORNER STORE  J. N. McLEOD      GEN'L MERCHANT  33PP Watch our Windows for Prices. Dunemnir Avenue  Piioiik 31  Simon Leiser  DunsmiilrAve,,  1    ��������� LmJa  THE CANADIAN B-ANI  OF COMMERCE  ��������� ��������� 'i ���������      ��������� ��������� *.  SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D., D.C.L., President  ,. ' ALEXANDER LAIRD, General Manager  K  karcn   Williams  Joseph  COMMUNICATION.  Editor News.  Sir:���������Is it not the grim irony  of fate that lias caused Premier  Borden not only to stoop to ask  the Government if the United  States to oblige' his Government  by allowing Canadian wheat to  be carried on U. S. A. railways,  but also caused him to beg them  to, waive the statuary notice ne  cessary before they could oblige  him.  Recalling his speeches against  Reciprocity when he de  claimed   against'; Jlie blue rum  that would result if it, was" carried, particularly pointing out that  one of the   worst results   would  be that  our products would go  to feed and fatten American railways, instead of the traffic being  , carried on our own, not hesitating to brand   any   that   would  ��������� vote for Reciprocity as being dis  loyal   to   tlieir  country   for it  would most certainly lead to annexation etc., etc.  Yet as was pointed out at lhe  time by those who had horse  sense to know their country's  needs and conditions, that Canadian railways could not handle  the increased acreage because of  the shortage of cars on the pre-  viou:* much "nnUovytcl'', it'-*"*  that million's of,'bushels, have  been more or less spoiled, and  bard working fanners practically  ruined by the thousand., Mr.  Borden and his govenimdii  lmve bad to cat the leek, cry  "peccavi," and do the very,  thing they ro jauntily condemned  Were.it not for the serious portion of lhe struggling' farmer.'*;  their hard working wives and in  iioeeut. cbildien whunc necehsi-  lies and home comforts will be  mortgaged for years, because of  the present government's hfuigry  rapacity fot office, by any means  they would have richly deserved  to have had[lheir request turned  down.  America lias magnanimously  refuted all the slander and political dishonesty that the Borden  Government and its shortsighted supporters recklessly heaped  upon it by granting tlieir humble prayer for relief.  "A. friend in need is a friend  indeed,"���������not an enemy, Let  us remember this iu future,  STILL HOPEFUL  FOR SAJvE--Three milk  Qowfji, first class milker??, also two  heifers in;, calf, "graded stock j  three horses, two drivers and a  general purpose marc, age three  and tour years. Apply to D.  Roy, Roy's JJeach.  shs.--.W- ���������������������������������>��������� .s^hiis���������sn^���������^mt  Undor its franchise- the B. 0.  Electric Ry. Co, pays to thu city  of Vancouver a certain percentage  of receipts From the city lines.  During 1911 the amount rocoiv-  by the city from this source wiib  $(J7,80i.88,nmi ii������ 1010'$18,540.-  41,-an advance of about $10,011,07  or about 40 per cent,  L Inlle adjourned from one of  tho !iotek to tl.o school grounds  late on Friday night to bet He s1  dispute with lists. After a few  passes had In en made, L.iBollo  came to the conclusion that the  easiest way to handle his oppo  nont was by sections, so proceeded to carve him up with a jack-  knife. Williams was cut about  the head.aud body in eight or  uine places, Although the vie  'tim of the stubbing bled profuse  ly tho wounds wero uot deep.  Joo Walker and Jack Williams  iu passing through tho grounds  on thoir way from work, discover  od the man in a weak condition,  and assisted him to the hospital,  where lie received prompt attention;  LftiUolIp was tried before Magistrate Abrtuns on Monday,- and  sonfonsod to Bix months and a lino  of #75 ur in default of payment  four months additional. Lulielle  may congratulate himself on get  ting oil so easily, Air any man  that lines a knife should get the  full penalty of the law.  Don't i'hs8 hearing Dr. Bible's  lecture in Grace Methodist church  on* Wednesday and Thursday  evenings, A rare treat is promised.  CAPITAL,- $10,000,000  REST, -   $8,000,000  Mr, James Smith at the socialist meeting on Sunday afternoon,  stated that both the papers in  town wero "rags," and that  they   would    in  all, probability  report the meeting incorrectly, in  other words, that tliey would lio  about it, Well, Mr. Smith to bo  on the safe side wo won't say  anything about it, oxcopt that it  was a common every day social  istie gathering. Tho public will  no doubt discern what that means  without more fully going into the  mutter. Wc onjoyod f the ,, battle  of words between Messrs Grib-  ble nnd, Pettigrew. It was nm  using if not instructive, and went  to show thut the brethren are not  dwelling together iu love and  harmony with 'each other, If  this paper its a '���������rug," it is not u  red mg (tongue) liko some wo know  love to wag,  THE SAYINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  of The Canadian Bank of Commerce will receive deposits of $i and  upwards, on which interest is allowed at current rates.- There,ia no  delay in withdrawing* the whole or any portion of the deposit. Small  deposits are welcomed. a234  Accounts may be.opened In the names of two or more persons, to be  operated by any one of the number or by the survivor. A"joint account  of this kind saves expense in establishing- the ownership of the money  after death, and is especially useful when a man desires to provide for  his wife, or for others depending upon him, in the-event of his death,  CUMBERLAND BRANCH W. Z', WHITE.   Barrtgcr  Samuel Nicholson, (colored) n  ii'itiveof the West Indies, died  at our local hospital on Tuesday  of heart disease. The funeral will  take placo on Thursday at 2 p. m.  irom the undertaking parlor*',  Kev. Ij C. Freeman officiating.  Mr, Cory S. Ryder, of Vancouver, ox-Finance Minister in  tho Martin cabinet, is in town in  the interests of M. W- Waitt &  Co., a piano and music houso of  Vancouver, lie is just the same  old genial Cory,  The Orange Graild Lodge of  IJ. C, will meet, at Rovolstoko on  the 20th, 2lst and 22ud, inst.  It is expected that fully 200 del  egatos from nil over tho province  will bt thoro, Mr. Alex Ann-  strong is tho delegate from Cum-  berland.  mm-Qmm  The largo growth in.tho Van���������  con vor liiisiuops housos during the  year hae increased the number of  telephones in use over 80 per  cent,. At Hie end of 1011 the  number of telephones in uso was  10,160 compared with 10,851$ a  r,   ,. r   * nni  ycal  UUU,    tl>������    siscss-'iico   us    \I)U\Im,,  lu order to handle this increafcd  bu8iueBfl,two new exchanges have  been opened during the y������ar, aud  a third is now iu course of con*  struct ion. ���������  The sight of Ralph Smith,  oxM, P., and .John Oliver, ex  M. P. l\, appears to havo the  samo effect upon Comrade Haw.  thornthwaito as a red rag upon a  bull, How ho did roar and paw  iu his effort to get nt them!���������Ex.  Tom Knight, son of John  Knight, of Point Holmes, Comox,  has recently purchased a now five-  passenger McLaiighlin-Uiiick car.  ���������Comox girls, don't all speak at  once. - ,"  I  Those who  paid  their   fee of  five dollars for initiation into the  llonovolont Protective Order Uca  vers which was to have   bem  instituted   here, several   weel;t> ago  anduptothe  present   time   lnij  nof,   would   like   tn   hmiv    why  their money was l������k������*n,Hud up to  the present uo explanation given  as to tho why and   iho wherefore  ot hiicIi strange proceedings,    Wt.  ask ou behalf of the live-dollar.  outs', an   explanation   from   tlm  Supreme Organizer of the or.lor,  KsnHnHHHamir?ti  *;>k0if&&&'i  fe T.k  Aeoordiiift to the late amendment to the "Liijuor Act," wholesalers in any municipality will  have to take out a provincial li  cense uei'ore tliey cun wsii niiLsiiiu  llio'municipality* limits. This  will necessitate the taking olitol  two licAiNU-i by our city wholo  palcrn\ if tliey wish io retain their  outside butriuertH.  IIKKK ISNT MUCH TO BK SAID ABOUT NKW POINTS!  The new pipe  organ   fur  St.  Dr. Hible; the   fainoii** leetur-  (leorgd's Piesbyterijiuehnreh will ,er arrived in   town   ������������n   Tuesday  cost $1200. night.  OK STYLK IN THK   SPRING  it is the absolute reliability of the  CLOTHING MODias.:  pittite Campbell  Manufacture that we wish to impress ou you.   Out new styles, of  1,��������� .i, , -.    , ,...:ii.:.  I,  ,.,^.>     t. m   m.\ym\.\.    ������  ......  ��������� 1.  -.  i. ..-.  .in i  and up-to-date, while the fit will be perfect.  i THE NEWS. CUMBERLAND, B. C  *>*���������**������*������*������������������������)���������������������-$<���������������������<!���������������������*���������������>������*  ;oun  .A .Romance'of Arizona  Novflizcti Itom Edmund  Duy'u  Melodrama' J"  J"  By   JOHN   MURRAY   and  ���������'"MILLS MILLER  Copyr!j;M,  W"*,  by Cl.  !ia;ri Co.  'W.JDIlllni.-  [CON!  V'/ion ..his courage failed lilm. si ml lio,  Ktopped. lV.-liygl.'UK'ed 'itt ���������lilm .to help  lilm over tin* luml iilsicvs. Slim was  ju'onlly onibn missed. "My heart Is  right up in iny throat. Well, 1 might  11*5 well spit it mil," iio thought aloud.  Again Slim started toward Iho girl  tsi It'll lior of liis love, and again his  courage failed lilm. iillhoiigli I'olly vvsts  doing Iht licsl lo help lilm.  "Look hero, .Mi*-.** I'olly, I've boon after {isnnclHuly fer u long tlmo now."  "Horso ililei"'" n*d*od Polly coquet-  tlshiy.'  "No, heart' thief," blurted Slim. .  "Stojiinr"' hoarla stin't no harm." .  "Well, just (lio sa mo, I'm goin' to  isssuo a writ of replevin an' try fer to  git mine bnclc," laughed Slim, Ho was  about to slip- his arm about her waist  when she turned nod faced him. , 'J'ho  action so .disconcerted . lilm Unit ho  .lumped backward ns if the girl wns  about to nMnek lilm.  "Where is il?"...sm'-cd Polly.  .Shim, deeply in caniest. replied:  "Vou'know where "I'm hid. You know  just as well nxJkin.U'll you."    ,  Polly beennie remorseful. Sho realized   bow   niueli   Slim   was .auiTcriiig,  ! lose out on this denl aion:; of somebody else n-holdlu* all ihe ciirflsV  Slim' wsUled for Polly's answer.  "Why, don't you knowV"  "Xo." he said simply.  "Hut ho told me"���������  "Wbo Is it?" he insisted.  "No; If you don't know his name I  won't tell you," decided Polly.  "Moblio it's jest ns well, too," assented Slim. "1-'don't thinly I'd feel  any too friendly toward him." '-:  Film moved toward the wagon. The  action was purely involuntary, but It  frightened -Polly >*o much that she  cried aloud ' .  Slim {-rasped at once tho reason for  lier fear. "Is the feller in thnt wagon ':" lie .shouted.  "You' wouldn't do lilm any harm,,  ^wotiId you?" cried Polly.  "hi In* In that wagonV" Slim repent-  M- angrily.  Polly oa light hold of his arm.  "What's lu- hUliii' for':' he demand-  od.  Slim led Poll.\ iinuii*,! ihe corral,  glancing at Mud over his shoulder with  n reassuring s'lille. "Just you step out  yonder a bit arywatt," hcsald to I'olly.  "N'ow.you won't"���������  1'Can't you trust me any moro'/" he  asked sincerely, ������  Grasping lilm by the band, r,he looked  luur fairly aud fearlessly In Uio eyes,  saying: "I do trust you, 1 trust you  both."   ���������.'.,'���������;   '"���������'"  As ; tlio girl strode out of earshot  Slim stbsontmiiidodly kept shaking the  hand she had hold. Awakening suddenly to tho fact that Iris hand was  empty, he looked at it curiously and  sighed, Turning quickly, ho "slapped  his- hat on his head, hitched np his  clm^s ������nil slopped'"up-to Mud, who  stood wltb a sneer on his lips.  "So you're tlio iiiiui that Polly loves,V  he snid., "She's a fiood girl, an' she  loves ii thief."  lliiil.turncd on him fiercely, drawing  his gun.   "Take care!" he warned.  "You won't, shoot.   If you .meant to  Slim pulled his gun and covered tho I shoot you'd 'a' done it long ago, when  nnd  !u* was  sorry tbat. ber answer to  him would bo a disappointment.    .  "Please don't sny- nny more, Slim,"  she said,,ns-Blie. stopped awny. Slim  followed her up and, speaking over  her .shoulder, said: "t can't, help it.  You've got my feel Id's stampeded now,  nn' they.suro has to run. "I've had an  itchlu' in my heart fer you ever .since  I first knowed you. You come from  , Kentucky. Well."I wns kinder bornod  up Clint wny myself, in Boone county,  an' ihat sorter makes���������well, if it did,  what I want to know is"���������     '  :   v  Slim hesitated and nervously hauled  at his chaps." - '���������'   -  ���������   "Will you be, my"���������  '   Frightened nt his boldness, he clapped his hand over his-mouth.  "Can 1 be your"- he began again.  '   Angry at -himself, ho said under his  breath." "I'll never get this thins out  opening., "Come out, you coward!" he,  Hhoutod. Polly caught Slim by tho  right wrist so lio could not lire.  Mud leaped from the wagon, drawing his gun ns he did bo. "You shan't  call mc a coward!" ho shouted to Slim,  Polly, ran behind Mud and, reaching  her arms stbout liis waist, held down  his hands, depressing tho niir/.xlo of  liis rorolver. . Slliib danced "up and  down in the excitement with his revolver in his hand. Polly kept calling on both of the men not to shoot.-'  "Let him. alono!"- shouted Slim ex-'  citedly. "Let him alone, Miss Polly,  He's only four - flus'hin1, an' 1 ain't cuii  >hy.'-' ������������������'���������_ "      .  "Now, look here, sonny," ho cried  to- Mud, "if that squirt gun of yours  goes off an' hits mo an' 1 iind it out-  well, I reckon I'll, have to spank you."  Bud fried to brook away from Polly,  begging her to "Jet go."   .  The girl laid her hands on his shoulder, gazing pleadingly into hla.flushed  face. "Don't, don't!" sho cried. "It's  all right. Slim knows all about it He  knows I love you, an' he wouldn't  hurt auy one that I love. Would you,  Slim?"    '���������;���������.'.,'  Polly smiled at Iho sheriff, completely disarming him." .   " -  Shoving hia gun back into the holster,  Hud took  I'm;., ..; .-,.  leiitly led hor lo the house. Slim'sat  down on a keg behind iho lire. Taking some Joosej tobacco and. a .'llm bt  rice paper from his pocket, he deftly  rolled a cigarette suid lighted it with  iv brand from the blaze. With a sigh  he removed his, hat. Ilo was tho picture of'dejection.. .For sovernPmo-  11.1 lnls bo sat In deep thought. Then,  with a deep indrawing of hla breath  :md ii shrug of th;.* shoulders, ho cried:  "Shucks!   Nobody loves a fnt man!"  *        +        *        *        ������        *       *  When Polly lold lhe boys in the corral that Slim lnu/ returned anil wns  waiting for them at the moss \vngon  they dropped their work and nindo for  dim wiih wild whoops and yells. Slim  ���������nil lied as he heard ihom coming,  Show  Low  mnde n  running jump,  WINTER WORK FOR THE BOY.  Slim "grinned  .wouldn't." >  and said,  "1  reckon I  of my systom." In his 'earnestness ho  doubled up his fist nnd shook"! t behind  the girl's back." Suddenly she turned  and "found bis clinched hand directly  under her nose. She started back in  dismay.,,  "Excuse me," humbly apologized,  Slim. "I didn't menii fer to do that,  ma'am���������'decdy, I didn't. I was.only-  thiifs-well, I reckon I'm a little b!t"~  Sllm looked directly' at the girl for  the first time. She was trying to restrain her hearty laughter. Slim's  face broadened In a grin, "You're a  mighty tine piece of work, you aro, an'  I'vo got: an nwful yenrnln' to butt Into  your family."  Polly was greatly moved by Slim'n  sincerity. "Don't, please don't!" sho  pleaded. "Why, Pvo known all nlong  that you lovo me, but"���������  "Mut whalV" ho asked when she  hesitated.  "I've always liked you real well,  an' I've been glad that you liked me.  I don't' want to lose your friendship,  though���������air, oli, please forgive mo.  please do!" Polly was very repentant,  showing it by the tones of her voice  nnd In her eyes.  Slim was puzzled nt first. Then it  came to him thnt tho girl li'nd refused  to iimrry 'hlrn. "Oh, I Mow you-all nln't  ii-goin' to sny you lovo me, then!"  "I don'l bcllovo I am." Polly smiled  through her tenrs.  Slim paused, us if steadying himself  to meet the full forco of tho blow.  "Moblio It's along of my red hnlr?"  "It in red, liin't ItV" Tolly smiled  kindly.  Slim run hiu lingers through hi**  loelcs and then looked nt his iliigers,  nn If expecting the color would como  off on his bunds.   " Taln't blue," he  HUld.  Another thought on mo to him.  "Froekl������'*iV" Ito linked Incoiilcnlly,  Polly only shook her head.  "There's only one cure for freckles  - -sandpaper," grinned Slim.  "Mut It Isn't freckles,"  replied tho  sin.  Kllni looked nt tiiu hands nud foot.  "Maybe I ft* fat'i" he haznrded. "Oh, I  know I'm too ful! It bent a ull bow 1  do keep fnl."  Hllm looked Into hi*Gut nud sighed.  "Well, 1 supposo mo don't get married  (hlii year, do wo 7"  "No, Slim," said Polly gently.  "Nor any other yenr to coinoV" Slim  wns still hopeful.  "Thai's tin. wnv It looks now."  Kllin put on his lint nnd tried to walk  jiuintuy lo uiu ure, wiu'iiuing a lot of u  tune, 'ihe effort wus u sad full ure.  ���������i*f--tVrf where I g������M off. I'm l������ *-ure  bad luck, Roiuebody mint lmvo put n  copper on me when 1 wan burn,   1 Mow  "Vini Moti't tin lo me. will you. HllinV  Tlio sheriff look tlio girl's hand* In  Ills nud kliised them. "Had* you?" he  nlmost shouted. "Wby. I couldn't  lenrn i<������ do tlmt-no, idt'cc-not In n  thousand years,"  1'siiiy snapped hum on Hie buck,  "I'm ijlail of licit." she cried. "Mrcco  np. ion li gs*i a j-ismI hIIi* Msiiiii* day.  There's lot of good iMi In the m-n."  Hllm flnns-sd nt her ruefully. "I  don't feel fnin-li like gold' li-*hlii' Jeut  now.   Would yon mind iflihf trio If I  ���������'Let him alone!" shouted Slim excitedly.  "Wo'vo been engaged fer evjr bo  long now, wnltli)' for Ilud to get rich.  hn' now���������nn' now It's come." Her  fnco radluted her hiipplness. It ml  showed his iiliinn, motioning hor to bo  silent, but Polly rut tied on, "Hud's  boon'suvln' nn' snvln* till he's got  over n thousand dollars, nn*"��������� Slim  could not contain his llidlgnntion nt the  deception practiced on tho girl by the  boy.  "You domed thief!" ho shouted.  Then bo Ktopped, plainly (showing Ills  annoyance ut Ills-lack of self lopreH-  sion.  Hud's hand dropped to his gun.  "You"- ho begun, but Polly stopped  lilm with n gesture, looking from one  to tho other of tho men, dazed und  frightened.  "A thief? Hud n thief? Whnt does  it menu? Tell tnei" she gnuped. Turning to Uud, sho demanded, "Uud, yon  hoard whut hu snld?"  Dropping his hend, fenrlng to look nt  either of them, hu muttered uullciily,  "He llk>d."  Bllm checked his first betrayal of hi'  anger and kept hlniKClf well in hand.  "Oh, Slim," pleaded Tolly, "my you|nro goln' lo get mnrrled."  you pulled your gun!" exchilined Slim  coolly, "    ���������  '  "1. might do it now." Hud held his  guii agnlust-Slim's-breast. .  Slim threw up his bunds to show  ho was not afraid of the boy. "Go'  silioiid, Squeeze your hardware. I  reckon I'm big enough lo kill," ho said.  Then"he took Bud's hand and gently  slid the revolver back into ..tho. holster.  Tlio action broico down Mud's bravado/  All barriers fell before (he pimple action. "It's all tip willymo," ho. said  brokenly.  Slim sympathized with'tho boy In  liis troubio.  "Buck he told me. :i Ruck he Mowed  you had your share of, that money,"  lie explained.  The boy "drew tho monoy from .his  pocket nnd. handed it to Slim, remarking:- "Here, it Is���������all of it. I never  touched if, I was,'goUig"��������� ,, Hud was  nbout to lie again, but he realized tho  futility of. more falsehoods. "Take It,"  he added.  Slim counted the money and slipped  it into his pocket-    "       ;'      ���������.     '  "Rud," he said to that "young man,  "me an' you havo beoii pretty >good  friends, we lmve. I learned .you. how  t''.' ride, tb throw o i-opo, an' Bud���������Bud  '���������-sslisit did you take it for? I .know  yon didn't murder .Terrill fer it, but  what did you keep tho .monoy, fer?"  ��������� He-asked-tho question with anger nnd  annoyance.      ������������������  \ ;  Slim had seated himself by the fire.  He spoke to the boy as ho would to si  comrade.  ,    "Can't, you   see?"   tlie   boy, asked.1  "Polly.   1 wanted to make a li'omo for  -her, and now she'll know mo for whsit  I am, athief-a thief.!'-  ,"   Bud  burled  his face in'"Ill's handte,  yhe-tenrs-triqklitig-thi'ougbMiis-flugers^  although  he  fought strongly  against  showing his weakness.  Slim roso and stopped to Ills side,  laying his hand on the boy's shoulder.  "Mebbe she, won't havO to know.  Buck ho's dead, an' only you an' mo'  know." ��������� . -. ���������  Bud looked at the spealteivin iininze-  ment. A lovable smile crojit over  Slim's fnco. "Pm goln'," ho snld, "to  slip you a new'deck nn' givo you n  freshdenl. Thut was part my money  that wns stole. I��������� never come back nt  tho county for IK Buck he's paid buck  his hnlf. I'll let 'em all .think It was  tho whole. I'll put in a thonsnn' I  have nt homo thut'l wus savin' to buy  lu with the Triuuglo B in case I don't,  git elected no***' tlmo. So, Bud, I'm  goln' to lend u thousan' of this to you.  just to glvo ft chance at thut little  homo."  "You're tho whitest man I ever  know!" cried Buds' ���������    ^  "I reckon I nln't colored, 'cept a little? red in Ito on top," laughed Slim, Ilo  disliked uny show of feeling by tho  boy over tlio offer ho hnd nindo.  "But I can't tako your money," Bud  protested,  "You, you can," assured Slim.   "You  pay it back when you got on your feet  agin,   I'm goin' to tuke your'word."  .. Slim'n  generosity  overwhelmed the  boy.   "Take my word!" ho cried.  Slim laid Ills bunds on tho boy's  shoulder.'!. "Yes," ho declared, "You've  uiudo your lirst bud break, but you've  hnd your tirst lesson, An' ytti ain't  goln* to forget It," he added eniphut-  Ically.  "And Polly?" ho fullered.  "Tlioi'O uln't nobody goln' to tell her."  Speaking sternly to Hud, ho added,  "You ii'like her a good husband."  Hud seized tho sheriff's hand, wring-  lug It warmly. "I will, Hllm; I will,"  he promised,  Tho wait bad beon too long for Polly.  Sho returned beforo Slim called her,  Kiiylng: "I'm tired waliln' on you nil,  Haven't you llnlshed up that buslnoHs  yot?"  "Yes, ma'am, it's llnlshed," replied  Slim.  "Did Hud toll you about It?;' Imjulrod  I'olly.  "Ho told mo.    Seems llko you two  "Go uhcttd.   Squeeze your hardware."  'throwing his arms about the slicritra  neck. Parenthesis and Sagebrush  each grabbed a hand, pumping up and  down emphatically. The others slap-  pod him on the" back. All talked at  once, asking lilm the news and whether .lack had returned.  "Did you nip It up-with Ihc-'Paches,'-  nsked Parenthesis.  "Talk, durii ye, talk," shouted Show  Low, "or we'll hang out your hldc."^  Slim  shook  the bands of his comrades in turn affectionately.  -~l'"or-cneli-he-hnd~Iil:  liio   \r.  didn't mean It,"  Simply and sadly Slim answered: "I  didn't. I reckon iih how I'm some Jont*  oim, ais'-nu'-l lied."  Ills voice dropped, nnd he turned  aside, stepping away from tlio young  couplo.  lVilly wns still In doubt, Slim's actions were eo hlr.uigi*, It wins nt>t llko  thi* big hcuried, bravo sheiliT to ac-  Uh-litili," ..laughed    Polly   happily.  "An', oh, sny," will you stnnd up In  Hud?"  "1 reckon Hud can stand up fer lilm*  ,������i,lf   (,i���������v    "���������!(!.    ,-ns|    Ic   l.,.ln   |\t'.|,"   (>n  HWered Slim emphatically.  "We'll run over and loll the boyn  you're Imck!" shouted Hud.  Slim took (he hands of lhe young  peoplo in hiu own big ones.   "I'm right  form of greeting.   "No, boys," lie said  .when the group became more orderly,  "I ain't n-goin' io say a  word till I  see Mrs. Payson first."  ' \  Dplly had ridden at onco to tho houso  to tell tho joyful news of Slim's return  to Echo, who hurried at onoo to tho  boys about tho wagon.  ..Parenthesis spied,.hor  riding down  tbo  trail.    "She's   coniin'   now,"   he  cried.  "Hoys," requested Slim, "would you  mind herd!!)' off yonder a bit?"  The cowpunchers strolled over lo.tho  cottouwood,   leaving   Kcho   to   moot  Slim a lone.  "Whoro is ho?" wns Echo's tearful  greeting.  "Well,   ma'am,   there's  n   mnu  out  yonder  that's  been  through  flro  nn*  brlmstono fer you!"  Echo slnred over the prairies.   Theu  Jack   was  still   searching  for  Dlek.  Slim  had fulled to Ilnd him.   "Out  yonder,"  she   moaned,   wringing   her  hands.  "Walt a  minute," suid Slim.    "Ilo  says tome, snys he, 'Break It to her,  Slim; fell her gontlo-an' if she wants  mc call, an' I'ii come.'   Ma'am, Dlek  Luno li dead."  Echo shuddered.  "Dead," who repeat.  ed, "by bis"���������  "No, no," Interrupted Slim; "not tlmt  wny.   Indians,   Jack found Dick, an*  tlit** Indians found 'om both.   Whon I  como up wit|i tlio soldiers from Fort  Grant thoy was bavin' tho derndest  mlxup with tlio Indians you over did  boo. Both men were bud hurled, nn'  Dick���������well, ma'iim, I leaned over him  jest lu tlmo tu licui' him say, 'Tell hor  I know sho was true an' not lo mind.'.  Then ho gave a Iltllo ketch, of him  breath an' dropped buck Into my  arms."  Echo sighed. The tragedy of tho  desert wns vory rcul to her. In tho  many months Hint tliu two men had  boon away uho hud lived through it  with tbem In poignant Imagination.  "(J roil I honrk'd Dlcltl" sho mild, "t  was not worthy of his lovo. And Jack  -where In bo?"  "Walt a minute, He wants to know  If yon cnn forglvo him���������If you will tnko  lilm back."  "Rllui!" was tho only word 13cbo uttered, but I'lio volume of lovo It contained told hlrn everything.  "You iii'i'dn't say not bin' more. I seo  ll; slilnln' In your e.vos," cried 811m.  "J'.icl't    .lack'."  ho shouted.    "You  ito!*"'" lill^l   como ni'tiiinln'i"  Pay non hurried up from llio nrroyo  wt*hi which bo had boon waiting.  "Echo, l hnvo not altogeiher fulled  In my- mlKsiou, I lmvo not brought  Dick Luno back, but I hope I coma  W-jy to Keep Him on tha Farm Is to'  Mako It ProfiUblo For Him. j  Many farmers who do not feel able  to pny their sons very high wages In  spring and summer nnd who feel ihat  tho boys really do not earn more than  ?10 or $12 n mouth with their board  lmvo arranged . matters so thut tho  young mon can In tho winter mako  up for the apparently low wages of  summer nud mnko some money with*  'out taking U out of the family purses.  Many mon would" Hko to send their  nons^to collego and then set them up  rtii farms of tholr owu, but thoy are  not financially able to do so, nnd oven  If tliey wero It might be the worst  thing possible for the boys. Tho 'best  plan, ns-mnny fn thurs huvo found out,  Is to help tho boy to help himself nnd  keep him -so busy and with so much  money flowing into bis pockot ns to  drive out nil thoughts of deserting tho  farm, snys tho Country Gentleman.  Some mny lmvo taken up tho.plan  of allowing tholr boys Io tnke in flocks  of sheep on shares, merely going security for them whon necessary, but putting thorn beyond this entirely on  their own resources. There is no surer  way of building up ������ rundown farm  or ono not largo euough to support  much slock than by getting on u lot  of sheep ns winter boarders. The fertility counts year by year, nnd while  tho boy is kept out of mischief tbo  farm Is steadily growing in valuo.  Then thero nro other fathers who  encourage tho boys to take up winter  work in the shape of tesiclilng the district school, working In tho barn !of n  neighbor who has much stock and little help to tako care of St, buying poultry for somo dealer or any one of si  dozen occupations thut pay fairly well  for a young man's time. Teaching the  district school loaves little timo to help  with the farm chores, but the farmer  is relieved of tho worry of lhe boy  wanting to leavo the farm, and school  will bo out. in the spring In lime for  the active farm work, so that what  the boy makes is almost clear money.  Boarding town horses is another industry open, to hoys and one thut is  not hard work. Tho feed musj; be  bought, and tho horses given regular  mid intelligent'euro, but it doesn't  tako very long to look after n dozeu  ��������� horses and keep thorn in good condi-  lion.' Thero is always the chicken  business to fall bn-'k on, nnd an enterprising lad can put In a winter flock  that will more tbiiu pay for itself in  eggs nnd then can sell tho liens for  nlmost as *much ns they cost when  spring comes. By picking up a few  hens bore and a few there at odd  niomcnls-ho-can-gcfc-iurospoctable flock-  and have n nico basket of eggs to  market ench week from the' last of  January until May.  It is easy to keep boys-busy iu winter on uny farm, but not always ensy  to mnko tlio tlmo profitable for tbem.  It tnkes real courage on the part of  tho average father to givo Iho son his  wholo time and board him frco when  he might bo cleaning up tlio form or  'helping him make money.  ������������������  Good  . form  *  ' , ,  ���������-��������� = '  Popular, but Bad Form.  Many girls are "bad form" without  suspecting it. Hero sire a few things,  littlo "considered, tlmt aro popular, but  pot in good taste.  Inqulsitivcncsa, Iluvo you never  pried into personal uffulrs by questions?  Boisterous. Noisy fun, especially lu  public, is common In both -senses of  the word.' A girl can havo a good tlmo  without laughing and talking ittkblgU  pitch.  Prncllcnl joking. What' seems pure  wit to tho perpetrator, to tbo victim In  ctupld horseplay or downright malice.  Intrusion. Some girls havo uo respect for privacy. They burst into'a  closed room without knocking, offer  their society unasked and will Interrupt tho most earnest conversation  without a perfunctory "1 beg your pur-  dou."  Disloyalty. It Is til bred if nothing  olso to run down thoso to whom you  owe fealty or to betray n I'rlf-nd's con-  lldence. Even worse ls It to discuss  family affairs with outsiders.  Bickering. (JIris may uot menn anything when thoy argue before a third  person, but Uio, listener is just, ns uu-  comfofiablo us'though tho disputants  wero at daggers drawn. Especially  poor tasto is It for one to argue witli  her Ihiiico or husband in public.  Bragging. What if you are a belle,  -have hosts.of suitors and trunks lull  or line clothes? The girl of good tusto  allows tho world to discover, bcr-popularity and food fortune. Sbe does uot  thrust them upon It.  Slang. Thero is a big reaction in favor of tho girl who can enjoy life to  the full, yet keep bor respect for good  Eugllsli.  Sponging. Somo girls have tho notion that tho world owes them a good  time, and they snatch pleasure at tin*  expense of their friends with, no  ihouglit of return. Tho girl who is always out of change, who proposes  gayctles for which others pay; who accepts favors and Is churlish about fa<  voring is worse than bud form; sln������  is almost dishonest.'  Fibbing. Truth( is right, likewise  well bred. Tbe girl whose word is*  worthless, who wriggles out of every  uncomfortablo'Rituatiourwbo-teliS'you**  ouo thing und her nest contldant another, ls bud style.  l������^.l*lJl*M������^l._t^M_s4ll?,>������5sXl.;Sft������^Mjl,Js������l,(|l.J.,5>sS.ti>^  *.'       nows the time.  ������;���������  _.  IS   '  ���������>- Now is a good tlmo to plan  ! J next year's crops nud prepare for  <��������� carrying out your plans. Havo  !! your tools and seed all ready to  *i uso when tbo soil is lit to work.  Test your seed corn, so you will  not havo to waste your timo in  the spring to do It.  S^S^44,.^sil^4%<>l||.<S>4>lH'<S4ll<ts.}<sH><t'*t>4,'ll  Handy Help For Mothor.  Tho cut represents an applo butter  stirrer which is hard to bout. It is  mado of a wooden shaft about two  inches thick and about threo Inches  higher than tho kettle wltb a crank  nbout ono foot long turned by n long  /  ...������.*J������������,,1M"-*^.  ,���������;���������'*���������'' !'''���������*.  < '*>  ,.������,,r������is"������"**|pB!2iX,<,.,   \\  i%mm.m^iimiaW^  A1T1.K UUTTEI1 UTIII1IUII,  polo or -Iiiili ns wliowii iu tho out. The  shaft Is held In plaoo by a atrip of  board through which it |)<ihh������h. The  board has a mouth at each cud which  fltH around Iho kettle bundle. At ono  mouth Is au Iron mlldo with a net bciw  to hold tho board In pIuco.-Natlomil  Stockman and Farmer,  Ewtrythlna But���������������  The City Mun-Your father, I believe, cleared tho land of everything.  Tho" Coiiuivymun*~>Ye������, everything  but tho mortgage  (���������lino n man of ut mil lug without being ' t,|tu| y0U two nre g.>ln' to hitch up," Im ', from hltn bearing sonic hlug of bis loy-  ���������sure <>! nm oi.tigs-.ti.    mi-is Mnn ������ m.,- ^��������� Bi.j*i|,   **i ani dem) mux- you'll mnke n  ciiHlng himself of lying was entirely at |om, lutinlti* Icuin."  variance with hi* character.  "I'm sor- j   ["oily'glanced uhyljuit Slim,   'itnd  ry." isbe mild.   "Please forglvo me.   It t wm-*, ,n\ni\ if you hiss tne." she hinted.  was nil my fault,  you"���������  Slbn held up his hand to silence ber.  "Wouldn't you mlud Ravin' mi to*  Kether it bit?" be ivi-|UCMt������*it. tn answer  to Polly's frightened glance tie cautioned* "There ain't goto' to tio no  trouble, only- r.ie nu' faiio'*' gi.-t n little  biiHluesiH tu talk ovtr.   Ain't we, Had,  tbr  I Slim grinned sheepishly.    In l:|.������ em-  i burrm-miiciit he rubbed oim foul on lit**  ! oilier leg.    "Well,  I -ili'*f���������nevec-rlmr  !|������"~ lie Muuiiiiored.   "Hud. If .vou all  don't mind," be boldly iiv-crtcd utti'i-  Ills lmsbfiili'CHJ bad waned, "I reel;on  ' ( will play one little bet 0:1 tlu* red,"  (   The sheriff iievn* did nnyiblng In a  ������aimll way,   The Ul������ b������* gave Iter full  .on the lips wus a lOHOundliig cue.  ally nnd tOinpU- luiih. ir you over can  learn co trust me aguln-lf you over  can leant fo lovo mo'1��������� bo said to ICclio  humbly.  "Don'l be n denied fool, Jack," blurted Hllm. "Can't yon ������eo alio ain't iw  er loved no one elueV"  "Kelso, Is It ui't" iisl'otl .luck eagerly.  Hllm grinned, doing over to Kcho**  \klc, be gave her a alight puf*h, saying,  "(Jo tell bim  With the FcnthercH Folk.    .  If possible glvo tho turkoyn all tbo  sweet milk tbey can possibly driuk.  Excellent market gcrso can bo bred  hv r-rrvwfrnr Afrlenn or nhlnn on Ton-  lOUKO.  Ilenns are highly nitrogenous and  lunko nn excellent food for the fowls.  80 nlso uro poas and will bo relished  by the chicken* an n chaiiKe In their  illct  In growing eoeWt-W afid puU-jln for  brep'dfng stock the feed given ���������hould  bo different from tbat given for mur-  4  I  kot poultry.  As soon as tbe sexes can  ������������������Jn.nr' wnT bcr only cry as bcr but-11'" *������'? <������*<���������������!������* tbaf %houj*J. U*  bu������������������.Mofoh'e ���������������������.-.-!������������������ hunruid. Uejmratcd and tbo cockerels  fad ���������  rui. end. greater allowance tlian tw pullets.  Etiquette, In Business Offio*.  It is' u noticeable fact tbut many  good business women aro confused,  even embarrassed, when culling on a  mun at his .placo of business. Her entrance into llio world of affairs is of  audi recent origin tbut no stutcd otDc������  otlquetto has beeu established.  In receiving a woman caller In offlc*  or store a man need uot offer to shako  bunds. If his timo is limited bo cau  delicately con very the fact by meeting  tils caller outside his private ofllce and  standing while sho explains her errand.  When be receives her ln bis office he  does it much as he would ln bis own  home, wltb bat off and coat on. He  obsorves tho little courtesy pf finding  her a chair and placing It comfortably.  Ily explaining thoro nro certain demands ho must hasten to meet be slgr  nalli-cs his desiro that bis caller be .  brief, and to" acccntuute the request  ho may stand during tho conversation.  To definitely closo tho Interview he  should explain thut uuothe'r nnd prevL  oim engagement clulms bis attention  nnd make another appointment when  tlmo will admit of u more satisfactory  reception  Dozens of menwbo pride themselves  on their gentlemanly conduct in tbe  homo or In tho drafting roomrir of  friends nro tbe veriest boors tn tbelr  business relations. Tholr excuse is  thnt women waste n great deal of valuable tlmo on business nothings;' that  feminine errands aro often frivolous.  This being tho ciiho, why do thoy not *  plead another engagement and thus  gracefully extrlcnto themselves from  an undesirable situation? A mnn ot  good manners never finds It necessary  to be rude or churlish to u lndy, be she  In the buslnoss ofllce or the ballroom.  Hnving terminated thu* Interview, the  woman rises. If slie ls In it private ���������  ffllee tbo mnn rises nnd opens the door,  Htnndlng outsldo while sbo pnsses out  If uho is a friend or relntlvo be accompanies bor to tho outer door or elevator.  Ily observing theso fot* rules of office  eourtfHy a man will nnflje n call eosy  for a cnller-a precaution often much*  to bis ndvantngo In those days of mlied  business ability and women of Urge  affairs.    "(tut** niM/strnlnrt In-./ltatlaN*.  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P.D.F.. 1.17 Lymans Bldg., Montreal, Can,  Alioftirnls'isiil hj Vurtln Ilola & Wynne O... Wls^ilpog-f  7h������ Nitlonal Us-iii; mid Cluinicssl Co.^Wlimlpcj; 4 ttslgsuyi  ���������Hid Uuitlersmu Uros. Co, Ltd., Vancouver.  The second  edition of the  "Dictionary  of Heating" is  now ready for  distribution  Write,   for    it.      Postpaid  to any address In Canrtda    ���������  VULCAN IRON WORKS CO.,���������AflonU  WINNIPEG.  COMPANY.  IMITED.  ---������������������M A K E R S-OF������������������  TAYLOR-FORBES0^  ������������������-���������;---������������������M A K ERS-  "sovereign:'  Hot Water  Qollc:������3  and  s adlatora. '  An Even Thing  Mother���������Yqu havo accutcd Georfio'.'  Why, you know very well tha!: I don't  npprovo of him.  Daughteiwriiat's nil right, mother.  Nolthor does ho-nppr'ove of -"ou.-'-Tit.  Bite.  Lord Lufflngham (warmly!--- "llio  blawsted Coinmonors will soon havo  ub out of business entirely,'hah Jove!  What?" Lord Puhlelgh���������'^Ya-ris, hah  Jovo! Wa"ll soon bo,.nothing hut ro-  creation poors, y* know!"���������Puck.  "Funny thing hajipbnod in tny. town  last woe!-," nald tho 'chatty man in  tho railway cairiage,  "What was that?" nsliod tho interested Individual. *  "Black, a whlto man, and White, a  black mon, thought a follow uamed  was.protty groon, and tried to soil  him ft whlto horso, But'Dio^vn. was  woll rond, nnd ho deceived thorn - both  ���������In fact, ho got; nil tho money- ttvey  had."  "And now?" ���������.> ,.  "And now - Black and WhWo aro  bluo."  Cured of Shingles  and Eczema  S3  tfr5sJ.IT.  Jnj-vjN,  Iffii|-������ioa  By Cuticura Soap nnd Ointment. Chest  Raw, Bleeding and Itchy.  *'I Jmt wont to nny a eood word for CiitU  Aim Boap.And Ointment. In Movambor,  1000, I had what tlio doctora call elilngtoH  tnd eeaemi. My client wbh raw nml bluedlrij.  ���������ndltoliy. I wan Mint way all winter. Itwa.'i  not io bad In tho mi miner, In Boptornhor-  It tol worn*. I had tlio bout doctora treatlnn  mo, out um um no (-uou, aim 1 wim an tun  tlfwn In li<*nltti, \n MnvmViPr, 1010, It pot,  worrie'aialri. I tent to you for a eamplo calm  tt Cuticura Soap. Vou tont It to wa and  I fot a box of Cuticura Ointment. J hav.i  med two boxna and on tho third oft*) It hart  cures! mo ot nlilinjlcfl aud eczema. I am do  llflitod wltb them nm) do tool plcwmd to  f"'-i' I !*������r'.* ������������'"������������������.I.... T Hy* sv?���������si/i_>n,.������ u.  fihould anyonn bo aurfirlnc Ml did, I hopo  that they will do an I did, and I am sure ot  ths imuiH. I am recommendls]* them, from  ���������fperfincB."' (Hfitnml) j. if. JarvU, 7 Ana  ,lt.. Ulnnton, Out., May 30. toil.  Tor mora than a umif ration Cuticura floap .  tna Cullcura Olntm*int havo uftordM tho  apMidlMt and moit economical treatment fnr  Itcnlof, burmar, icaly and bleodlnj akin and  icalp nuuwru.or young and oM. A tilnj.!*- in  If often luOlclent. Cuticura Soap ami Ointment ar* tola throughout tbo world, but to  thoso **nO h������r������ mittnr,-if much, loil Ir-fl* an.l  at-a without faith In any treatment, t* librrat  simple of esich with H'l-v, booklet on the ikln  will m mailed free, on application, Addrna  Potter Dme ft Chera, Corp., tt oluobivi  An., Do*ton, U. B, A.  ������������������" if���������m���������  Protection of Forests  Ah Intorviow with'an ongineor glv.  en recently In a western'paper:to. the  effect that there is abundant timber  on tho lino of tho Hudson Bay ltail-  way is* an Illustration of tho niisap-  rqlienaion in regard to tho 'matter that  oxists in tho public mind. 'Because  there aro lorgo; areas of land in tho  north on which there-Is .timber of  some kind, tho conclusion is reached  lint.lt is all of prosont value and that  tlie country has an-unlimlted supply.  As a matter of, fact a careful inspection of tho timber along tho line of  tlio Hudson Bay Railway mado iu tho  years 1910 and 1911. by- th'o Forestry  Branch of the Department of tho Interior, shows that ther is not enough'  mature timber along tho ltfto of that  railway to build--t.ho road. Thero aro  no prairie districts of any oxtent along  die route, there aro trees everywhere,  but owing to repeated tiros the forest  13, oxc^pt on tho nearest fraction pf  the area, too small for commercial purposes and unless it can be protected fronyfiro until it reaches .maturity, will."novor be of any use to the  country. Explorations in other-parts  of the northern forested districts* tell  the same tale. Everywhere flro has  worked havoc, and tho forest is a  inero wreck of what it might havo  been if fires could be prevented. And  unless adequate measures aro taken  now" to protect young and immature  forests which form tho major part  of tho stand, the outlook for tho future is none too good.  If the northern forests are to continue to be a permanent source of  wealth to the country, it-is absolutely  necessary that he fire ranging system should be extended and that proper methods of management of tho  forest should be applied, and public  education to the value' of the forest  ls oven more necessary.-  In Sweden, which-has large exfenfs  of northern forest, practically 'uniii-  ,liabited.__siiniIai-J_o---thoso_in--nort!iorn-  Canada, has about eliminated tbe fire  danger in such districts mainly by educating her pooplo to the value of the  forests.  It is a Liver Pill.���������Many of the ailments which man lias to contend with  havo their origin in a disordered liver, which is a delieato organ, peculiarly susceptible to the disturbances  tlmt. como from irregular habits or  lack of care in eating and drinking.  This accounts for the groat ihany liver  regulators that is pressed on tho at-  tonlion of the sufferers. Of liieso  thoro Is none superior to Parmelee's  Vegetable Pills. Their operation  though, gentle, is effective, and the  most delicate can use thorn.  "Dr.-'Vv'iloy says every-'healthy man  ought, to bo worth $12,000." : "Thon  my health in wretched."���������Birmingham  Ai.o-IIorald,  MJnard't Liniment Cures Colds, sic...  ��������� ���������rjluivolv" Ushor (confidentially):  ''That woman I.Just' seated lu Mra.  Sluokiip. Sho luul mo'cent round tu  tho hack door ono day when I called  at tho houso on a biisincsfi,errand.  Mado mo transact the busIneM*  'lirough a (servant, too, But J'Vo got  ovon with her."  Friend: "Yott hnvo givoii hor ouo  of the best pows in tho church."  Uuhei: "Walt half un hour. She's  right, whoro a HtainoU-ijIsMa windo'w  will throw a red light on her nose."  More to Come.. >  Itocontly In Seattle ln a cigar-stand  appeared tho sign, "Wo glvo $15.00  foi* 1900 Lincoln ponnloH." No loss a  poraou wus attracted by ihiu than  Judge Wntapn, Ilo walked up to tho  counter and Inylng down a penny triumphantly nuked i'or $15.00. Tlio  clork took tho penny, examined it  closoly. nuked if It. woro /'oniilno, and  aflcr iiovoriil mliiutou sighed and aald  ho guoHHod It. wiui good.  "Oorlnlnly It Is,'" niuiworod tlio  Judgo.   "VVhorn Is my $15,00."  "Whoro," Biiitl tho clork. "nro tho  ollior 1908?"���������Llfo.  Only Ordinary  'Piffle���������They say ho Ih a criminal  lawyer. *  Pottlo���������YoR, but I don't hollovo he  In oupuclully so.  ItrltlBltor���������Tlio caddy nald that tho  too I offerod him \vn������ Hhy about a half.  What did ho moan hy "shy?" Hub-  blto���������Ho meant you had offored him  too modest a sum.���������Iloston������ Trans1  crlpt. "       ii  "i \, i.-i.'i l cuiiisj l,i; ikijij lur wiisU 1  know, Instead of bolng paid for what  I do." "Good hoavonn! Don't you  wnnt to mako moro than ton ooiits a  wook'.'~~HlrmlnRhnm Ago-Hovald.  W. N, U. No. 876  UbliKlnK.���������Hiirduppo ��������� Hello, Wig.  wngl Yon'ro Just tho man I was  looking fori Can you lond mo thlr-  toon dollars till Friday?  Wigwag���������Hut thirteen dollarn and  Friday aro both unlucky.  llarduppo��������� Woll, than, mnko It  fourteen till Saturyda.��������� Phlladclpliia  Kocord. '  Proof  "I thought I told you to present the  bill to number twolvo."  "Yce, nir, I have."  "Impossible! I cau itlll bear htm  stuffing.  LUMBER WASTE (OR PULPWOOD  Practical   Economy   and   Utilization  of Wood Waste Is,Urged by  Forestry Department  For tho purposo of manufacturing  tlio four hundred and seventy-five  thousand tons of wood pulp produced  in Canada in. 1910 nothing was uspd  except logs of various species, which  as our timber supply decreases are  becoming valuablo for lumber and  othor uses. No slabs or othor sawmill wasto was reported as being converted into wood pulp, by neglecting  which practice, Canada is losing greatly. During 1909 in tho United States  six per cent, of (ho total pulpwood consumption wns from Blabs and mill  trimmings. If economy had boon  practiced to the sumo extent In Canada  during tho year 1910. as much pulp  might lmvo boon produced as from  thirty-six thousand cords ot' wood and  not ono pulp log need havo been cut.  This would havo mado twenty por  cent, moro pulp than Nova Scotia produced iu iDio.      ,:������������������  Looking at tlio subject from another view.point tho "Bojn might have  beon lynch greater. Over ono-half of  tho five billion foot of lumber cut ln  ,1910 passed .through mills at, centres  of large population whoro tho slab  waste of ono-half cord to every thousand feet of lumbor might havo boen  saved from tho incinerators. One  cord of pulpwood will produce at least  one-half ton of pulp so- that one and  a quarter million cords of slabs obtained would havo produced- at? the  lowest estimate six hundred-and  twenty-five thousand tons of pulp produced in Canada ih 1910. Tho sooner  such practical economy and utilization of wood wasto commences tho  longer will Canada havo au adequate  supply of pulpwood.  For Asthma and Catarrh.���������It is one  of the chief recommendations of Dr.  Thomas' Eclectric Oil that it can bo  used internally with as much success  us it can -outwardly. Sufferers from  -'���������"���������'lima and catarrh will find that the  Oil when used according to directions  will givo immediate relief. Many sufferers from these ailments have found  relief in tlie Oil and have sent testimonials.  "When are ye goln' to pay mc that  dollar?" "How's that?" "I say. Its  time ye paid mo that dollar." "Can't  bear a word ye say." "Wait a mlnlt  an' I'll writo il. down." "'Taint no  use. Can't see without my specs."���������  Life.  ' I was cured of* painful   Goitre   by  MLNARD'S LINIMENT.  BAYARD McMULLIN.  Chatham, Out. .   \  I  was  cured  of Inflammation    by  MINARD'S L'lNTMENT.  MRS. W. A. JOHNSON.  ._JNY_alshJ_.Ont. ___!  " f was cured of Facial Neuralgia liy  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  Parkdale, Ont. J. H. BAILEY.  Hiring a Cook���������"If I tako the placo  mum, kin I oat with tho family?"'  "Eat with tho family!" exclaimed  Mrs. Subbubs. "Why, I'll give a dinner in , your -honor every week."���������  Washington' Herald.  quickly stops couiibs, curcv colds,.hcnls  tlin throat and lunds      - ������������������'���������'��������� - -. lili cents.  "I forgot something," said tho husband as ho camo back. "Yos," pouted tho wife, "you.forgot to kiss mo,,'  "That may be'.-.btit what I,.camo back  tor was my overshoes."---Louisviilo  Courier-Journal.  The  Transformation  of   Percy.  His namo was Johnny,:'and his am  bltion was to bo.grown up, Ho hnd  watched Cissy mid Percy, but -that's  another storiette,- as Kipling says.  "Papa," ho piped aa ho walked with  his dad on tho beach,, "what's under  thono rocks?"  -   "Limpets!" snapped papa. This wmi  not tho lirst question.  "Wouldn't thoy rather walk about,  pa?". ...    .  "No!" rapped out pa. "Thoy prefer  to cling whoro thoy nro!"  #ls everything that lllcos clinging  to something else a limpet, pa?"  "For gooduoafi���������yes!" roared father.  Johnny thought,  "Woll, pa," ho concUidod,"ia Porcy  a limpet, pn, whon ho says goodby to  Cissy in tho passugo."���������London Answers.  For long n chief occupation of tlu.  people In PortHlnoiitli. N.H., Iuih I'uon  tho mnklng of fihoo buil-jin*., Tho  advent of ilio hobble skirl, ctm.sed  imoh *i demand for ornumotitnl hIioc  button:! that tho Poramoutl- factor*  Ioh uro working double .Hlufts, night  and day.  Japanese Dentistry  Japanoso native dentists conduct  their business In a manner which  would undoubtedly cause any European practitioner to open his oyes in.  tmazemont. Tho victim is seated on  tho ground, tho dcntUt bends over  him, and forcos his left hand between  the patient's jaws, In such a manner  that tho mouth cannot possibly bo  closed. Then ho grasps tho doomed  tooth between tho thumb and forefinger of tho right hand, and with ono  deft wrench removes it and throws  It upon tU������ ground.  So great Is tho skill of theso nnliva  dentists that many of them aro ablo  to romovo -six or seven teeth a  minute. Indeed, their skill is hardly  to bo wondered at, whon ono considers the course of preparatory training they aro obliged to undergo.  A number of holes nro bored In a  stout pin ilk, and this ia fixed firmly  to tlio ground, ln tho holes aro  driven wooden pegs, and the ������������������ ���������would-  be dentist has to extract them with  his lingers without dislodging tho  board. This process is repeated with  a board of pino wood, and llnally with  ono of oak, and it is only whon ho  has succeeded in extracting tho pegs  from tho oak plank that the.Japanese  considers himself qualified to practice upon liis follow men.  ���������H^/iiiiii M''E^itF:E>i*S?  trill atep that iplitting htaimht quick ant? sure.   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Wo expose it now, and it is  altogothor sound, wholesomo and  satisfactory. Well, business is llko  that.  "When I think of some of tho.tricks  that used to obtain in reputablb business firms, I am reminded of tho'sea-  sido auctioneer.  This scoundrel onco held up a ?10  gold piece and said:  " 'Guess the date on this piece of  money friends. .Make a'guoss and a  small purchase, and tho correct gues-  ser takes the coin.'  '"So everybody .in tho crowd-guessed; everybody bought somo worth--  lesa rubbish, and the dealer netted a  huge profit. Then, at the end, ho  looked at the ?10 gold pieco held it  up and said:  "'Now for it!  .Who guessed 1894?'  "'Me! Me! Me!' cried every man  jack hi tlie shop.  The dealer smiled.  " 'Then you guessed wrong, he said,  slipping tho coin into his pocket.  ���������Tho date is 1812.'"  Candid  Mrs.  Brown  " 'Tis' a  strange  thing,"  said  Mrs.  Prown to hor neighbor, .Mrs: Henry,  "to see a slip of a woman, like Mrs.  Smith turning a big fat creature like  her    husband    round and round her  little finger."  "Jt_lH^o:"agreT5"d~MfsT"Henryr  "And she's so proud of him! ' She'd  better not $how hor pride to me any  more," said Mrs. Brown.   "Not since  sho took it upon herself to make remarks about Brown."  ���������'"Indeed!',  "He lias his faults my husband, but  I'll take no ' criticism from Mary  Smith! A week ago in hor own kit  chon, cays slie: 'What your husband  needs is tho restraining hand. Mrs,  Brown, He's out too much with his  friends.*"  "'Mrs. Smith,' I says. 'I'd rather  ho married to a man that goes out  with his pals manlike than -bo fastened for life to a dirigible balloon!'"  Paddy'3 Finesse  It is safe to say that nobody but  an Irishman could bo tho hero of tho  following story: Mr. Murphy was Inquiring of his friend,'Mr. Doolan, how  his'Wifo was feeling after tho excitement of the recent wedding of tholr  ���������daughter. "She's well oiiough, replied' the othor, "except that sho'n  grlevln' ovor a pair ot Ililgant now  kid gloves that got lost on her that  ���������evening.,'"'. , .  "She's..foelln' had about thlm. I'vo  advertlHod' ln tho papor, arid; I think  she'll git thlm back again boforo long.  Thoy, cost Mra. Doolan eight, shlllln's."  "Ain't you afraid whoovor *,'ot thlm  will bo slow to answer tho advertisement?" onqutrod Mi'. Murphy.  "Jt's mofiolf (hat know'how to fix  that," returned Mr. Doolan. ,, "I advertised thim ililgant, glovoH was an  old cotton pair, bui'Rtlng away at tho  fleams and worth nobody's kooplii'."  'tho laci of being a ;toittuit or a  farm implies u-promlso .on-the part  of tho tenant to cultivate tho lands  according to tho custom of tho country,  . King George's Coronation Is commemorated in a Hampshire village by  tho provision of a public grindstone.  Like a Lawyer.  Dr. Cyrus L. Cutler, tho w������!]-knpwn  Springfield surgeon, is a member of  tho Colnlal Club, an institution which  fines Ita members for talking Bhop.  Dr. Cutler, getting out of his motor  car, entered "tho Colonial Ciub the  other day and, advancing Into tho  restaurant, said to a lawyer'as he took  off his- goggles:   , ;,  "Woll, olij man, how aro you?"  The lawyer got D, Cutler fined then  and there for talking shop.  ' The noxt day, when he arrived at  the club for luncheon again, the surgeon, ahsered'at what had happened,  cut the- lawyer. Tho latter then had  lilm fined once moro.  HIST AND HEALTH TO MOTHER AKD CHILD.  MHM.WlNSI.OW'X SoullllKll SVHt'l* llllS  t>C<Il  -*s.cd fur over SIXTV Yl'AKSt'y Ml'.l.liiNS t,[  MOflllCKS for lheir CIIIl.lHU-N WIUI.ll  Tltl'THINl*., wills l"*'*K'-'KCT St:CC!'SS. ��������� 1|  KOOTIM'S tlu- CHILD, SOVTKNi* the Of MA  A'.T.AYSAll PAIN; Cl'MiS WINIj COLIC. iusJ  ia the t>cl rc-mcily for DlAUIUItl'A. It Is n*>-  i-iMi!_rly linrnile.*-,*., lit? Mite iind n-k for "Mrs.  winMaw'.-! Suiithltif; Syrup," nnil mke no oilier  Wiiiil.   TwcuU-.fivc ccnta * bottle.  XMAS   GIFTS  DIAMONDS���������WATCHES  CAT A 1,1.1s? I ;k   K-JKT   Kiri-:i2.  UNITED WATCH & JEWELRY OO..  123  liny St., Turniuo.  Also the Whale.  A Kansas Hanoi-man declares that a  cattish will purr liko a tomcat when It  Is stroked tho right way. Did ho ever  stroking a German cary and hearing it  sing "HI le, hi lo*)j."--Kansas City  Star. And did he ever stroke a wlmlo  aud hear it'spout!���������Clovoland Plain  Denier.  First Nut,���������My wife Is very good to  mo when I get homo late at night.  Second Nut.���������How's that? '    -  First Nut.���������;Oh, sho always gives  me a cold shoulder or sonic hot  tongue.   ���������  They keep 4U������������  whole system  in the pink of  condition.  '��������� Their fsli-fjutor curative properties (Jlscovercd by an Indian  !,!>,.     |1,sr���������^1,l-���������,||A|-.|,,|||-.^������|n^  ���������icjclj''1" cci:!w,'yyx'c- ���������'compounded cinco 1857 in th**  Coimtccic Lnboratcrlea lit  Drochvillo, Ontario,  Dr. Morse's  Indian  Root Pills  have a remarkable record foi  con.",l������te'itly curlrg con^lpa-  tlon.biliousncssandlncllgestloa,  purifying the blood, banlJaln^  headaches ond clearing tt*  M      ftkin, 25c. a box cvorywlurfc  On* More to Bunt  Tho tfiiehor In elementary niiilho-  mntU'H looked 'hopefully about (.ho  room, "Now, ohlldron," sho nnltl, "I  wish you to thluk vory carefully before you answer my noxt question.  "Which would you rather havo,  Hi mo bugs with two apples In ouch  hag, or two bugs with throo apphiH  in ciioli bug?" asked tho toucher.  "Throo bugs with two upplca In  ouch bug," naiil a boy In ono of tho  luul   1,-rutH, whllo  tho oliiHs Htlll do-  lilted 11.1 tO tilO iK'iit answer,  "Why, Paul?" oBkod tho teacher.  "J'oi'UiiKO thoro'd bo unci morp bag  tu bunt," niinoiiiH'od tho practical  young mathematician.  A Htiiull thin man ran quickly across  llio ���������nation platform.  "Hold tlio train Tor ft moment ror  my v-tl'o, conductor." lio giioiiod, "Sho  Ih jtitit. crossing tlio etroot," '  "Cnn't do il," yollort tho conductor,  uh ho wan preparing to make tho Hi..-  ;.,..! \t. ,'ii, .-.!���������.'���������������������������..  "l.'.it plonno,Toneliiftov, sbn'ii ("iim*  awny to iipond Iho wumnior,' crlod tho  llUIn mun. "If sho doossn't go now nho  n*ri;lit fliungo hor mind."  "1 Ji hold it," replied tho conductor.  Ji Matchless  Christmas Gift  m GIUE1TE  SAFETY RAZOR  No Stropping!   Nd Honing!  For tlie man who shaves, you  couldn't select a more acceptable gift . than this world-  famous razor. Progressive  THeiTeverywliertSsafeusingit"  The "No Honing-No Stropping" feature  makes  a hit  with   every   shaving man.  Few can strop a razor right.  The Gillette   doesn't  need it.  The Gillette  is absolutely safe.    You can  shave as fast as you  like.   Your shave is perfect���������clean, quick, safe  and economical.   The Gillette is adfustable���������  for a light or a close shave.  Ask your dealer to show you tlie difterent styles  of Gillettes. - If he has not the goods "or our  catalogue, write us. We will see tliat you are  supplied.  Pocket Editions, $5.00 to $6.00.'  Combination Sels5 $6.50 up.  Gillette Safety Razor Co. of Canada. Limited  Factory: 63 SI. Alexander St., Montreal*  '-s  STBOPPINO - NO HONINO  313  iiewteu^i^'  wm-fimvn ovi*  .tXyC&ttdS.  Ot.   r. \    ,       ������        ,.,.,, ,..,     ,.      t*      ������������������   i        , .,'���������,, ,1  ���������   . *  ..       _,;..������..������    ,������v,t   , ,>,!     ' s>kvi*   ji *.*������*   its.-, i v.    t������t'  vvnyw nvold blnmliiK mo,   I'd llko to  lmvo you mention Iho Inalnnco,  Ilo--Willi   pleasure.    I   romombo,  r'ljht nftor we woro married, I nto a  pi������ yon bnked, t*.wl whon tho doctor  i'mno t told hint It nun cliiniB.*���������Clovo  Irimi I'nsi'i Don I or.  "oh, i.-.y'.** r.ht cvu'.UisVu im)>j;hi\t*  - iy.  "v/i-'il  lio miri> io inliiH tins nrnt t  i act.   W'ft'va boon wnltlnf. ix Rood many j  | ijlnnts'ii i'or Hun. mothor of mine."    |  "lloinn, I ahifvlt fifty.*  ho ronllod I  } tartly. . ���������  |    "���������( ������?"  mho crlod    Joyful.      "Oh  ���������''-jr-w.. tlila la no suddon,"  I  I  No More Cold Hands  Jk-.       Smohci.c������������    ___****  ,... i0i  A woman often docs not notice  vvliiit u x..o\il uiiy il )-> .u lung as sue  is binding arouinJ the iiuuue.    But  \ when she sits down to her sewing and  mending, she soon feels chilly. *  h U thon *hr nrtrU n Perfection Smokeless 0:! Heater.  Its quick, glowing heat warms up a room in next to no time.  That is the beauty of a Perfection Smokeless Oil Healer. It is  always ready for uso: you can carry it wherever you pletic; aad you  li^jht it (������ily when you v������'an(r ii,  Tliu Perfection Oil Meilcf ii ������moy������i ������nj tuiotlrM���������-* p������iertt������i imomnlle  devicsj insurci tlut. It il teliihU, ������������l*i wd economic*!���������lurni ninri hour* on one  4llin^. | luusVame, lao - ������������������ *is*'.wii WilieiJ olliei in blue enamel or (*lji** tntl <s;ltl>  **,.������������������., <.i.nuiiii(js.  Dulirs tvurywiser* i orwiln (ur JcscrlpiWi Ureulir t������ ny ittncy ol  i  Tb* Imperial Oil Company, Ih^t*.  _M^JW^aWmlii&M& rm wm%> vvumiihAmi Mtmsfl Colombia.;  <__&-__Mrcjgr,****rjs.������������-*? ������vjc*������������*^5W-^  jj n^^P^^r  i^,>w������  ��������� J^MWByKyiUiii*!  WmrfflTii >h WM Iff*" W-js-.-rtA.TTS  te tekiaaii News  (ss.iecl iEyery   Tuesday by  tlie  Ctomoii   ik   iQawabetfWnd  Publishing Company.  Jhh imw wjl} uofc hold itself  s)espoi4S.ih)o foy tj-ie .opinions of others*, as may appear i,i.) jtc ^columns  iron' th.ue tyi tjm.e.  :Wl?i->N-ivS.biVY, Fol?. 2,1,   1;912,  -\y-A.$m N.OfI���������E  NOTICE is hereby given that un  .application >vill lie in-nde  jin-Wr Purl V. of thV '" Wa ei' Ac',  :H������0y,"U) obuhya  licenco i'i  tue  ,.,   . , 1 >iyie*ioii of'Comox District-  {xx)   The nanio of Gouipui.y in  */,u.l' Wellington Culll'.Ty Company  L.niv.e'l.  Tl.t* h**F.d office; Vicio in, H.C.    '  'nm.capital, how divided, >.huw ���������'  ���������jug uniQunt pitid iiip-:   $2,0.00.(^00.  diyi !.ad uno.20,000 ;>hare,; of $100  /������������������'.eli, fully puid wp.  fit 'for mining   purpose^   Free  ^li'ip.*--* ^tfrtiftcate No .......,.;;...  /,!������������������> Tiie -name of tlio lake, stream  (pr KQur**e, pf unnanv-J, the detjerjp-.  *.*U>n i'.]  A c^eek pausing near   the]  ^ioutl.1 of No, .8 Tunnel, whicli tun  ���������i*'-l }*��������� sit.uat*** near -Mm di-yi-aQn 'line'  ji.e woci? Section .3 in  Township '9,-  /md .SiJctiii.ri'S-t in TpvynBhip 10, jn  ������������on*.ox [M .strict..  (o) The point ai diverfdoi-K At.or  '-.Mr junc jon ,oj! a f.niajl str.eapi,  ���������Jiowinjj from il?e muuth of said  ���������Tutmel No. ������ w:th al-pyja dprcribpd  /.-���������rteb,  (d) 'Phjsquftutity of wAter ap-  idieU forfin cui^ic jfpet par uecpjid]  ���������3.5 cubit* feet  ( ���������) T'.it* chiK'ickr "ii tKe proposer!  ,,voi'.!*������������������    Iiirs*rvoit   at  or ;ie.jr the  ,;ii.";uth ,ol -laid Tunnel No. 8.  (j) The pruts.isos -71  which  U,e  yrv.tter jslu be useJ [de*-cribe "same]  in, upon -Mid about  Soc'iiu ,3   in  Town ship   J)  and   Lo. 228 in said  ^cyhship-; the Bixiillji nd be nig jhelj  (2) The means proposed to be ado*, /.ad  to low-ty-),nd refill' Kone,.  (,?) JUo -ii;uu,re .i,w<i .character-in detail  oi ihe -works proposed f.Q be constructed  to-pViyicie for lhe discbai|.e -i.n,d pennin_j!  back ofihe waler;   A small dam vvjll be |  c.onst.i-iAC'.ed w;*.l} <*$ .ci*,h'.-inL-h pipe o.ut-  W. /'���������'.'   ' ��������� '   ���������'���������'���������;  S'njnature  .WELLINGTON- L'O-LLIERY -Co., Ltd  W. L, COD'-SOi**,���������General Mat a.er  P.O. Address Victoria, H.C.  Extract Irom Memorandum pi* Association ot Wellington Colltory Qpm.-  pany, L^nltod*  (a) To acquire by purchase,, grant,  lease, w in any other manner -*. * * *  water .and rights jto water ��������� ** ��������� *  (d)-To carry on the business oft.* *  * ��������� electric light, heat and p.ower  mipply ��������� ���������"���������������������������  (���������������) To manufacture and use as a  motive powor dectricity * * * * and  tto manufacture or acquire plant,  jnachiiiery,* apparatus and materials  of overy kind tor the production and  distribution ,of electricity * ��������� ��������� ��������� to  Sencnte, mse or dispose, of sun ply or distribute clei li icily.'..., for lii/hiing or  motive pott'.of ....aiMil to lonsttuct, lay  down, establish iind carry, cut, ".cables,  wires, lines accuniiilatoi*s, .lamps and  svorks.     '  'by ttbp said ^pplic.iptB jo fee 1'r.onr)  ;the c.r'own,  [���������;] Tho pnrpoEe0 for which the'  ���������Au'ei' ic lo bs_ uu !; Iii'itislri'-il.  fb] If for ii*ij.ai|oj) doficribfi the  iu'i)d tu beii-ripand, giving acreage  ,*l,.*,*.***.*i*   ������������������������������������.������������������.*.������������������ .������.���������.���������.���������.������������������.���������������������������  rn.f:;; .���������.���������.���������.���������.���������,���������.���������������������������  ������������������.*.���������������������������/���������'  [i] V i.he wiitor in to h.e.u'ied foi  power ,pr i*t)iiiing purpocoij desucribn  tlio plnae where thjj \yater is to bo  it'tu'iU'd to Bomo natural phatii,pi,  and the difjforen,ce i'r* nltitudo be  twee:. yKsin.t of dfvprHJop' .a-nrf point  t f return   fj] Ar^n oi Crown Jaud iti'.onded  to be occupied by tap propo-od  workn:   $p (>ojvn Jau'd to I'd picu-  ���������    V ' ' ' ���������'  pi *,*'.'.  I it J This uotioo wwh poslod on iho  twenty sixth duy of January, V,)Vlt  ind application will hoirindc trnhp  O^niini'^ionei' on the fot'dh dny of  ���������V..y������������������:.*.  I.H2  ;:j   -: !"���������; til/.* lllXU'ls'K (slid  ������dl.i:0,*lrC_  ,.t ,uiv ."jpiiiistr* proprj-itora or licen  i.f.ii* w\\n rr whoto bipdi* arp likely  to bo affecU-d by iho pnlppsod.  ivorku, pillier above or bolqw thp  putlo': No propiietoib or licenppcH  or their liiiid-' are likely to be  iiff-dC'pd.  Attufth Riinh copy of stich purls of  Ilu* C*,ij)puiiy'H ipoiiiornndiim of  iiBHooiiition, ni* HUtlinri/,o the prj-  jio-inl iippliciition und workfi.  ( Hliuidturo )    WWUvINGTOhf    CIQL-  JilKIW CO,, LTD.,  \V, Ij Udim-'on, tioiioi'il Wiinniior,  ^,U, Addroim) Victoria, JI.O.  In the Siipreuio CyiM't qi Britis  " ,Co].ii).iibia., ���������  In tli.o ijjnttei'.  of the   Kstnte ��������� <   _  Jl^nry l^ro.oJtwS,--.. dficeased., nnd  In tlie HiiiVtei* o������ the '.'Ottjcial Ad-;  iniiits,ti'atoi''t- A,et.'J"'.'.' ���������  .NOTICE is' hereby giwn thai1  u in I er an ��������� order granted by Hb  Ilbiioui'.C. H, Barker dated tin  lotjj December, 1911, I, tlio un-  ���������lorsignod \y*i9 appointud Adtniii-  ij-trator.of al} and ttingular the estate of llenry Urooks.  AU parties having claims  ajjainst the estate of the said de  coasod ar.e reqiKSted t.o Fnrnisl  particulars ,of tjio same ou or before tlio 10th day of January, 1912,  and all parlies indebted to the said  estate are requested to pay such  indebtedness to me  fs,rtliwith.   -~ --Gko.-Thomson,   Official Administrator.  Dated at Nanajujo, B. C. this lSth  day of December, A. >")��������� 1M1.  FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OP GOODS MUST  BE SOLD before we begin   stock-Taking,   consisting of Dry-  Goods, Gents Furnishings, Boots and Shoes, Orockeryware etc.  sMM___W__WI|_____a_lMBBH_B<_H������asWsMsMs_MM_^^ flUWlslll  This is and opportunity which is seldom presented to the people c f this  district to buy gcods which are guaranteed to be new at prices away below  what many usually pay for, what they know to be old or shelf worn goods; every article is guaranteed to be as represented, and if found unsatisfactory may  be returned, and the money will be refunded. Below are a few of the price illustrations*:��������� ��������� ,  All our men's Underwear Will be Sold at a Very Great Reduction  TENDERS.  lu U>o matter of llenry Brooks,  deceased.  TRNDEUS for tho purchase of  tliiu South $ast part of froctioual  North. Eaat quarter of Sec. 20,  Township 9. Comox District; containing 20 acres, will be received  by the undersigned np to the 20th  day pf January 1912.  Geo. Thomson,  Official-Administrator.  Nanaimo, Ii, O,, Dec. 15th, 1911.  NOTICB.I-*  'NOTICE i������ hereby "given thu  tlm iniiJoi't-igned has (inrcha-ted the  Laundry husinepa of Mau Uh*:.  All duplri and claim*-- agni:int thi*  isiiid Mali Leo miiot bo prosenled  to hjin i'or piiynioiil, and all deptt?  due him idiihI he paid him on or  hefiiH* the expiration of Miirty  (]nyn 1'iOju the date hereof.  WlNo Fonu.  pated at Ciniihevlaiid, ,]),  sliiiiiniry 82mJ 19L2.  C.  Al'IMdC.VnON    I'Olt     PTOUINtJ  WATER.  (s) 'I'll** |i|nci.*ofthe proposed rc;en'pir  tor ,.o:ii,[;; i\l ax nr!ir the mout|i of N'),  "������������������>. "i ��������� -'.,i\, ,'. lii,*|) sail.) Tj)ifti'-I  13 itboy*-  ' ' *-.*,.,..   ,Vl       '������    '-     ���������,-, .,1  , ; . ��������� . .' '���������* r. i*.i i.f Ofj icstd'iTfiv  j|i.' (��������������� ail..i i*. tio   y.\iv fi; I'M |  Tlie area  ,U  lllsj  ll'li^'lll ill   l'l|i(.'    It  |S    |sir-|'ljS('(s    lo  ).s_,s I'm wai e i* i* ''im li| "iif; del* and ilie  clifus-inci* of dc nion >'������"i tin: l.i^li  it;,i' lr*w w.i'.er \r -titu v. 5 t<-i:\,  (v) li.!**' is i������ , rrpi'i.i, i at.quin* llti-  |nnil . i'fi������ii|v f.*r liul puiiic'jp; Tin* ,������p-  nl*c-;r,ls ii'vi  nif* limit.  (\x) Ar;'i"*ir'������i'fl\*tl>i* rtmihcr nfai.'ic-.  fuel inu.i- !i il '..���������   It   i.. '<"';    * M'.  tenth i>������* one icre.-forst  (\) W! :;ili*-*- il .'.��������� '..iT.'-.wti :r������lcn*'f. tlio  ������*.,i*-:,'ui s ij .���������'-linv,t f\t,_ n( siinndiriK  j'xly <r*.l iv.������!<.i-( au<i if <n\ ihcu:  Th- :intir-.'tp,iit*f\ f.vlfnt nf lite loxxct  NOTICE  NOTICE irt herehy crivoii that the  partiu't'sliip firm of '��������� Cloutier &  Jviikhi'idc'Mvivery-Ktahli) keepers  in the City of Crsinhurhmd JI.C.  Inn* th|H day beeu  dissolved.  All debts duo the firm must be  paid fonvith to Mem-era I'otter  and Klilcbrldo wlio in Iiereby nntli-  ci'iy������l tu p;ivo recoipth foi tlio same,"  All liolii in"iiiii-t this linn nitial  \i-.* pi'|i"*nti'd fnr puymt'iit within  ���������U) tUxyf. from the dalo hereof, to  McriiWh I'otter i*v',   Kirkbrido,  Dated J:in.22 19l2."'   V>   Men's Tweed pants to be cleared at a discount of twenty-five per cent.  Boys' Tweed pants to be sold at a BIG REDUCTION.  ioo pairs of Men's working Gloves WILL BE SOLD CHEAP.  1 DOZEN COMFORTERS AT A VERY LOW PRICE.  White Bedspreads, extra large   size, regular price $3.50,  Sale price $2.25  LACEGURTAtNS, PULL SIZE, ALL GOING CHEAP.  A lot of Swiss Embroidery AT A BIG REDUCTION.   .  Ladies' Leather Belts in black and white and red and white, also many slate,  __browa^nd-gre^ii..jugular.price fifty cents, Sale. price 30 cents.   __  Ladies'  Irllastic Beits in a few good shades,   reg. 65 cents, Sale price 356  Ladies' Brown Kid Gloves, all sizes, each pr guaranteed, reg$i.5o,Sale 1.00  Ladies' Mohair Veils, in brown only, reg $1.00, Sale price 50c  Ladies' White Flannelette Night Dresses, splendid.quality, will be sold cheap.  Our Entire stock of Ladies' Shoes and Slippers to be sold at 25% off.  Two 60 piece Dinner Sets, very good pattern, reg price $18.50, Sale 12.75  100 Glass Lamps, all sizes, at half price.  Pots etc. to be sold, very cheap.  Two doz Fancy-Crockery, Tea  SGGE  GENERAL MERCHANTS       COURTENAY, B.C.  Dried Brewers'Grain  CUMBERLAND  CAFE ������������������������������������  ww*-m ****** mm** fj  Clean, bright and wliolsonie,  low in water and carbohydrates,  but containing nearly double the  amount of fat and piotejn. pound  I'or pound, than the ordinary feed  stuffs in local use, it  Meets all the Requirements  of a Profitable Dairy Feed  and compared in price with what  is asked lor other feed stufls, is  triple proleiu value for your  money. lis superiority lies iu  the fact that feeding it increases  both the 'ottil digestible matter  aud the amount of fat and pro-  teiu iu the daily ration  Ami Saves you 40 to O;/ 0,1 Fed  You should not be without it.  Malted grains, fresh and sweet  from the brew kettle, drsed in a  ("-ou'-lniis-vse x''-(->i-"i--- mnfv-���������.������������������*��������� 1*v  Hoyal block food Company, Ltd,,  Dryers of and Healers in Food  Product**.  r> , ,*���������     , .. r> .      s^VAjSJs'sA  ftisW   *.' s\V������."������ is     ,.> S >V J,*', if,,  VANCOUVER, H.C.  KSQUIMAI/P   AND   NANAIMO  RAILWAY.  PUmJO    NOTICK   iri  hciol.y  Riven   ihat  iho   1^ qui mult    and  Nanaimo' Uuchvny  Comjmr-y  did  on 111ci niiiouetuh'duy of J.iiuinry,  1912, (luiinsit in 'ln> Laud Htjui-iry  Ollico intlu* Oity  if   Victoria,   iu  tho Provincti of Hritit-h Colun.b'ui  plnn, ]irfilile nnd liook of reiurunro  Hhowitm tlm lorn (ion of  itw   pro  lioHiid lini* of railway from   Bliid*  Creole t������i Onuipli-cll    Kivor,   Viu*s  couvor It-land,   hliii*    Milo-19 to  Milo7'2!],  an   up proved   by   tlm  Uonrd nf Ilnilwity  CommiawHmeri**  for Cimndn  DATKI)    tliiw   Iwonly-Hccond  dny of Janunry, 1012,  \V. F. Sai.siu'ky,  Secrflary.  Mi'*?, Simtut* will (fivo leseoii!**  on tho p'ai.o at hei* hoiifin in >l*.-���������������������������  iiBukmi, formerly  owned  by Mr.  J...;;.*:    {.'''.c*"'"-'''',     o'*   r"v'   'trti������i*  iiitiJi -ii)j���������Uiti.) iu-}} 'ni c.'ij*'|  ugital.  ^  m  inv.  JACK & RICHARDS  i'T*������|������rt*uHin������,  NOTICK,  The annual iiicotiiij/of  the Co-  mnv Cioatm-ry Ai-coeiHtion   Lid,  will Ln buhl   in   ill*** Agrumltura  Hall,   Courtonay, on Th'iixl-iy,  Jniiuiiry l������th, 1U12 at is p. m.  \V.m. Duncan,  P'Oll SALK���������ThoSontli KiiRl  I'urnor ut Mui^ptns, j-k*-v.is'sAs ....'*������  Second St., with building**. I'riw  S025.00, Apply at this ollleo or  l\ O. Uox (Ml N'uiieouver.  Thn  (trail J*T*|-'i"''������'t   Jtrtnnla.  is.|,S-������SSSl,S,l������VSS������.,Jii'.U'*lUo V\lsv....  ������is;l CoijsS vyvlrm,   Hinlit'i.    lis,-*.  Bk-Mlln f������(sl y*in.L\*r'.������ AVrr  Tf*Y Rfi AD  in the J^EWS  No better medium for bringing your business before  the public than by  this menus.  m,___.i,t, mmiam. _i������iil.giiiiiiiiita.a^ill***-*ii^iiiiWi*l*MsiliiW���������������*������  Job Pfifttieg  iittjt       \m*\mmm.:      <W|^VW      '  ialty and in  this Liinetxic  GUARANTEE  SATISFACTION.  I  [nu*! MiL'ltii. Mrhliilttfvl limi* U<>**'T I*  I vomienru, titximt Weaknrj., i-imvtsw**, ���������v*. ���������  ������>s/i������,>rr'������nv������,������ssut i;fr,l_t,/ A tun*, or l-.-V'->'-'--  I'rlsio It n������rIinv, fixtmt\  Or*������ Mill f.V���������������������*y.;  wUK'-ikI Wt ������������V ail ������Truff������'Ul������ or in*��������������������� *\ b  ���������cUIri ukK. 0!i tfft Wt of *pr(*-*o.   ">���������������.'������ I������������  ������*������  \tul, ffr {TH* Urxi Medjel^������ CO. IviADE IN CANADA  Makes Y.pur EXPENSES Light  (r^sake. Ypyr:PI30aTSLight  Make* fmr CAKES Ught  ���������Makea Your BUNS Light  (,Make������Ypur LABOR Light  ORDI^R FROM YOUR  GROCER.  *������. W. GiLLETT CO.. LTR.  taroDXtUffyt).  TH������,:tfEW$, ;"CTO^UtATO,;-.BMTI^H  COLT5MBTA!.  NOTICE is dioreby gives .(ihat on tho first  day of Dooembrr' ns.*s5 application will b������  made to the Superintendent of Proviucial  Police, V.icioi;ia, for the renevunl of the ho-  tel license. to sell liquors- by retail ia lhe  .liordjjknowu as tbo Port August* hutel. sit  uated atGoinox, B.C.   John C. Clakknck  Dn.ed October 3 1911.  r**mrm**sitiamtmmaam  NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC.  Having built a large waiehowee and mil  jit Court*.nay, 1 will in fu'uro keep on  hum! a stock i f ull l-.inds of liny, ftraiu,  nnd Feed at lowest market rates. A  specialty will bo made of ro'.ler criiRhed  feed for horsia which w ill make a suving  of one third iu the oost of feed. Orders  giveu the teamster or by phono v. ill be  promptly filled. Thanking you for your  pair, naxe iu the past and soliciting a con  tiunance ot tbe same on broader lines, I  beg to remain  Yours to command,  H Y.RON CBAWFOUD.  :he Courtenay Hotel  Kvery .convenience for guests.  |The Central Hotel Cor Sportsmen  lone but ilw Itett ol Unifies and Liquors  NOTICE ia hertsby giveu iiliat; 30 daya  after r.al,e I iuteud to apply to the llououi-  ftble the Miuu>ter of Lauds for a license to  prospect for coil aud petroleum under the  "foreshore and under the wiver od the lauds  in and opposite, the t..Mowing described  lauds ������itUHte ��������� iu Rupert Distiio ;���������0. m-  menciug at a post planted on the si a beach  at high water mark at tb������ i4ttr������qotion ot  Sections Uaud 15 Towuship 2, Post Ms*  Nuill Rapert Di&t'iiol: Ihi-uctT north 5ij  chains in, re or Ivsa to hi|������lv v, aler mark ol  the norlh side of Port MoNeill Harboi;  theuce following the to* beach at h.g)  wa er niark aroucd the head of ihe tiarboi  to placo of commeuuomt-nt,  Fl'ANCIS AI.  TOKDIKKG,  ������. Priesc, agent.  Dated thi-, 1st day vf Sop:*:rubor, 1911.  ^  Xmas Presents  A Stock of over  to Select From  Xmas Presents  the Hat.  HATES  REASONABLE  John Johnston,   Prop  OHN McLEODS  Pit FJRST-'JLAfiS  CANDY, FRUITS.  CIGARS & TOBACCOS  IT YOU .WANT  GOOD PRINTING'  CJIVR US. A TRIAL  UNION S. S. CO.. of B.C. Ud  Naxaimo-Union.Pay- Comox - Routk.  Snilingas under���������  Twin-screw ateauur "COWICHAN"  Leaves Vancouver Thu.-sday G p.m.  Ariivo Ui������i������in (for Cumberlund^ Friday  morning  Arrives C-.mox Friday morning  Returning'  Lv * Comox  Frid. y 4 p m  '���������* Union Bay       "   5   "  ���������' Nanaln.o 11 p.m. ���������_  Leaves Vancouver; Saturday 8 \p m  Arrives Nunairao, Saturday 12 p m  Arrives Union, Sunday G a m \  [for Cumberland]  Arrives Comox,   Sunday 8 a m  Re'.uruing:���������  leaves Comox. Friday 4pm  Leaves Vu-.o., Sunday 5pm   -  Leives Naaaimo, Sunday II p.m  [Subject u> ohoO_e without uo.ici]  NOTICE.  NOTICE is Iiereby given   tlmt  application will be  made   to   tlie  Parliament of Canada   at the next  Session thereof fur   the  continu  ation of the Charter of theVAN-  COU V ER ISLAND AN D EAST  EIIN HAILWAY   COMPANY  and for an extensian of   time  for  the commencement   of  construction and completion of   the said  lines of railway authorized to be  constructed by the  Act of  Par  liameiit of Ctnuda parsed in the  Session 7-8,. Edward 7,   chapter  1.07 intituled "An Act to incorporate the Vancouver Island and  Eastern Railway Company,M and  by tho Act of the Parliament of  Canada in tlu Session of 9-10,  Edward 7, chapter 171   intituled  "An Act r^spe^tiivg the Vancouver Island and   Eastern   Railway  Company,"  R. C. Lowe;  Solicitor.;.for A pplicants.  INGS, DIAMONDS,  WATCHES, FOBS, PENDANTS,  CHAINS, BRACELETS, SILVERWARE,   LOCKETS, BROOCHES.  BERT  ASTON  THE JEWEL BOX  Dunsmuir Ave.,  Nkxt to Tarbeu.'s Stork  '.280 thuii'-.L. ':..-.<-\   ���������>.]  ine 40 i*!..i:..*-    ���������':,>,���������  Mortli ������0 -(.bains, tV '������ "  c'lain?,   :,.������e*. <    ���������      : .  luko nhiirxi '20 * ��������� -. -'.   . .!������������������'���������.    -i  acivs.  JGjSORG li HivNiuy Vvi-ST-  lhe survey  illir 8('  mm  I*t*H"I-l*'H4"l'4"l"l"W*'M-K"l"lfi^  --a-  o  1  i*  x  0)  <  89  E  i  J  I  .1  ���������XT  O  ���������o  Ua  CD  x;  CD  ___      ***   -Zl  u w  C  ci  C  Ui  a mm*  *Wi-  (/)  *   Wa*  B  B  o  U  CO  4-s  C  d)  GO  <  bo  t*m*mi  1  ���������"3    ^  Cu      U  TV      O  Pi u*i  DRINK  -j  'Pilsener'  The'purest and bestJBEER, and  made in .Cumberland.  COPVRI&HT.  . jk.piaftc.ci  0)  ******  |^Jj������|������ts.|"(ss|n|s.|,Ss}l.|,l|ll|,l|l.|i.|,^St|)t|,.|si|H^  a  a  >  ���������aiiHuyatUBUiUBBattiWHiiuuiuiiimuutuiuiii'ju  Insurance !  Are you insured?  Is your life Insured?  Is your home Insured?  Are Insured against sickness and  accident?  WHO am i ?  AM CREATED to sweeten, elevate and  enrich life.  My voice reflects harmony���������heaven. ���������  My virtues are  supreme because I  give all  *and take nothing".  ���������V ' _*���������'  My years of usefulness are unlimited.  My strength holds the tension of forty thousand pounds.  My frame is built from selected mouarchsot  mountain forest.  My tones vibrate on German-made steel wire.  My fingering tips are carved from tusks  grown in tropical jungles.  My action -embodies the best result of human  effort to obtain strength aud responsiveness.  My coat is made of hard wood���������mahogany,  beryl and Circassian walnut.  No home is complete without that for whicli  I am created���������Music.   UAM~��������� E   .' <i\--<..-  ,-A t'i.I--  ��������� I    M r  ���������   PIANO  The GEO. A. FLETCHER Music Co., Nanaimo, B.C  T. E. BATE,  Local Agent for Cumberland, B.C.  -Ti       -���������������������������-  Dated Novum ber 21 -1.  l'..;i_.  NOTICE is licrc'j/ ynv.i '''.iii ;,oi; yt  aft it date 1 in'.tnd ioa*vly i* il ������������������ M ��������� -  able Minlstcii I*.'].ir.df.  im  :.   '!,-(*.,?���������:  prospect -for coal and p������tr. T.^.. , ui.de.' 0. v  foresliwc  n'*.il  -iiihIvt   lhe ������-.������������������������ :* on >h(.  lands in ������,r.J oppoiitc I he  (oi'tiwu*--   fir  scribed l.trn's ���������.imalc in Kupcil Dmirii.-  ��������� Corsinnuv-.m*.'   at ,-*. .\*.! planfjcl *.  ' ���������  sea beyy'ii at i.i,;i- v.m.i : ...r.rk ai i. '*   *!.  icrsection of'-"ei'i,<-������������������.���������*,>. i     ,,-,1 i,-,  ship 2, 1-ou   r.ii-.sNt-.i    -'    * ���������''   !  theuce noi-ih y_ , .. ... u -   . - .  hijjh \\ai������r mark on x.,n ;* ,- h   :<'  McNeill Haibor.^ itiunce' s���������*.:-*.���������  !-  shoreline to inxcrsenion ol'Si*'.,-.  and .24. Township 2,.ibei-cs- souil*...:!-.   !-.S  rh*tiis4 more or less 10 bi<:li ������,v-;   m,n!  on south shore of PoU M-cN-eili  J.':a:bo*;  tfeence wesiei-'y alosj; shore liix? to p.-ii.i  of commencement.    Roi.AMi A. 1..-MKU.  E. l'rie-,1, aijent  Dated this ist day of September, rgiu  ������MMM*MMaHMMSKs������WMi������sa9aBMMM������MNMK������flMaans_M('  NOTICE is hftreby givou tnat r.t lbs  ns-x(- u,e'*.tju-' c{ ilw Board of Liceis.  Coiumis-iuneis o*f tbe City of Cu miser  hid, I jniend tj -jpp'j* for a  reuewal of llio hottl license held by nis  fur tho NtwEuglnud Hotel, t.itui.te*3 ������u  the east half of lot 3, iu bLck 3, Cumljtr-  laud Towi site.  JAMES W ALUS US.  Dd(ed this 7-h day of Nov., 1911.  HUL'KUTLAND DISTRICT  iJistrictof Ur.iwrt  TAKE uotce that I'sis'or* Mao ]i--n*~-������t  of Vaucouver, li. U. cccu| di;on bWi(Jow_  i te.ids to apt-*')' fur pci-s-U iun to _mr-  ehswo the followisgd-bciio ii \i..d -. O iu  muioiiig nt tt n p tt y-h'n^.'. r!*out c -  mile north nnd 40 o'.iiii. h t ait of lbs? S. Iil  cornerof S-'co iim 4, T..\vu--hip 8, ?h*,*:i*-  inr.h 60 ohainss, th������iu*e u-.z. W) :$���������������������������_ ..  '���������boixxs siiiitti 80 olmiii's, tl.t'iice ������v**! '*.-  chain-* toj-laeeol^ojijuisiiic** {_9'_j_____*'y_ '-'  HijfSlD"IcfOB. nTT-T" r Vi-'iYi "  Scribed <m pot EML'r B.W. corner.  Exuora jIai: Lkehox,  i)sii Cijiik, Age. t.  Dntsd December ll Lh, 13(0.  liability, Burglary and Automobile Insurance.  .  for information write thk  Vancouver Island   Insurance  I**  Dealer in  \hh KINDS OK  I Fruit, ������ndy igars \\  igarettes & Tobacco. \ \  Houora Hloclc,  OUMWURLAMD, H.O.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  FAIRFIELD  *  = STORE  J. JACK,  Pimp.  820 Fort Street       -      -      -      -      VICTORIA, B.C.  niKirattMHiiiiii^  I  4  t  t  11  J DtinBmulr Ave. Cumberiiind J  A ������h\t>. Afisortincnt of  the Olioic-eet Gaudies,  Pruit������ nnd Tobacco.  Vaiicouvcr Ice Crcaui.  Cook'a Cotton Root Compound.  tattm fanl*, ani   i-nWils womnn tuin  CfiBPRSMWt Pfcs*t*Wfl% fWf. vt*m**m>Wi  COM  ������������������w_JML*|j*  8UnSOHI!)K FOR THK NKW8  ONLY Om DOLLAR A YKAIt.  NOTICE  Any person ov por������on������, cutting,  romoviiigor tnliing nny blocks  tim bor or wood, of any deucrijitiodn  JolougiiiR to tlio "Wellington Colliery Co'y., or from or off tlio land  of the Knid Company, or anyone  tipping rubbish of any description  aiiywhcio upon the company's  land will bo prosecuted to tlio fnll  extout of tb������ law.  W   T,  rVHH,KON  Oi*j*i>*''d Mnnn^i'v,  Wolliiigtoii Colliery Co,y,  NOTICE.  Riding on locomotivofl and  rail  way cam of tbo  Union  flolliery  Company by any person  or per-  wn*--except tain ciew -A. strictly  probfHted.   Employee  n0 iui)-  ���������r������c tor!i*srfii^al for allowing wim**  Rv order  W. L. COULSON,  General Manager.  MOVING ?  Pianos and  purniturk  Freight, Wood and Coal Hauled  INDEPENDENT  TRANSFER  RICHARDSON & HAYWOOD  ��������� PHONE 5 7  Windermere Ave.  ORDKKS TAKKN  FOR NUT   COAL  _Mq,M������_t_i 'i - - - - ��������� - -'���������-���������* *"**" *-*  FARM FOR RENT.  Farm for rent *, long term pro  feiTod. K50 acres more or lcu������,  about twenty-five cleared, good  (J.room honsu and out building,  AIbo for Pale one goncrol purpose  team well matclietl, ono heavy  draught hows ������nd other stock nnd  itii))loineiitfl. For partieulura npply,John McDonald, Coniox l������.  O.JJ.C.  NOTICK.  ���������NOTTCm t* hereby L'iven to  ,lohn Y\, (ibMiville.. co-nweev in  the Uuuh >_iuiip of Miuend Claims  Htualod'20 inileH from the mouth  of iMiHHrm Iti vor iu tho Nanaimo  Mining i>ivibinn, tioi* in*-* wnu- m  the expenditure line not been paid,  and thnt we intond to file notice  with the Mining Hceorder ������������f wiid  District aecordtnfj: te Seel ion '2-"j l������,  Clmpter LW of The H. (:- Mining  Act.  J. 0. Um$, A������eut.  Um?, 15. C* Out. 7th, imt.  It' S.I T'lOsVW. PAT'l'EnSrtN-,  Isieutenoni-Oovomor.  CANADA :|  PUOVINCEoi' JJltlTISH   COLUMBIA  0������01tCilSTUK-FlFfill.ly tho (inc.  of  God, of tlio United Kingdom of Great  -. Britain arid Inluul, and of tho Dritia.i  Domiiii*ins boyond tho  Soas  KING,  Ds-fcndoc of tho l)>ith, Kmporor of  India.  To all to whom thooo prc������onts hhall come  ���������GBBBTlJii-l.  W. J. 'Duwnkii,       iTXftlUUKAS ml*  Attorney-Goiioral x " cation haa  bcou mndo to II11 llcnour tho Licutetinit-  Govoruor la Ot unoil, uudur tl.o "Munici  paUtlcB Incorporation Aot," hy tho Muui  o'pnl Oounoll of Uio (Ily of 'Cumberland,  to extend lliolimitu of iho Municipality,  iu accoislanco witli a iu������olution piiHHtd bj  two-thirds if tho mcmbois thereof and  continued by a voto of tho oleotor.-;  And wiii-iii;.\h tluHionnoi'tof Mioownou  of in ro tlinu oiiu-liiilf io visluo of t ie l"ii������  to bo included within tlio boundarioi of th*  proponed i xtormion isllcolod thoroby, 0111*  who aro cull tied to petition for ii eoip r.t-  tion at 11 Muiroipiility, liast h.sn obtain* d  at a poll In M undor tho provlfiiona ol  motion IU if tho mid Aot;  Now know vii, tluroforo, thnt by viitm*  of tlio au li'iri'y oinliiitod in (ho Hltid  "Muniiipnl.'itH Incorporation Act," Wt  do heitiby uroulnim that tlio limitn of tht  Ctfur* Urn ol tho Ci y cl CutuUtlaLd  ���������hall ho and tliey hoio'iy aio nxtmsltid fruit  the l������t dny of .hnuiiry, ,012, his hi to include* Mod; Ono, Lot Oju, uud Illook II,  Lo'.b Oaa, T vi', Tliroi*, und Four, beini* i������  nuWivis-iouof pint of   Lot  Twenty-*, no,  KpNnn !).'������'H������it.  In Ti'.ivr'-'o-j.v Wtn'ltvor, VVs* \\ttvr- t-.txnci*i\  thtii*.' Our LottcrH to ho tnai'o 1'fi cit.  ond the Oim! Soil of Our ������������i������l l'rov.  !iho tob������Ior<tiintofcfll������f������l.  WiTKWWs   Hia  Honour Tie*.-.-*.* '.Vioos  I'AH'.KM***,, s\.sbUW1i������i,> \sv,H.s, ������svW.  uid I'roviiicsjuf Hr Lis.li (Muinhif, in  Our City ot Vlolmb, Uii������ twenty (irst  dny of I)sf������ *ml-or,iii l ho yoar if Our  |^.rd,������n������ thnuinid ui 0 hundred i.ud  ������j!s_ven, nnd In tho icco ������1 jo^r of Onr  H-IUss,  Ily Command.  HlvNUV K������SihN SOliilU,  Irovloei-slHtcroluy.  RUPBRT LAND UIsTHICr  District of lUsper**  TAKK   KOTICR    that  Adolnido  En-'  Clark    Bf-wn,   of   Broolifle.d.   N.  V..  married womau. iutondo to apply fi r pfr-  mlsnion to purclvusotho follow6jjp (Vm:, '���������'���������  ed lands:���������C minu'iiC ng at a (-oat pUn* ���������������  *t Boi.thwett corior of K.oliou  IP, Town-  ah'p 9, Ihcneo' uorth   SO  chnini*,,   iheiicj  eaat 80 chnin**,   thenco   nouth   80  chain',  thenoo wcot 80chain*} to placo ofcommen-  ment oottainiog 010 ncros more or letH.  Scribed'on post A.B.C.lVi* S.W. cor  Adbl-uus** Kstkr Ola nic Biiow.v.  Dan Clark, ag.-n',  Da'od Dcooinher 10th, IftlO.  RUPERT. LAND  DISTRICT  Dietrict of Rupert  TAKE  notice   tliat 'Richmond  Charles BiEB of Vancouver,  D."0M  Broker intonda lo apply  (or  *nr  mifebn to purchafio the foliowin-!  described lanUt>:���������Coiahienoinf.*;  ���������'  n peat planted ot -j   pewt  iutwei-i-  flection 18k, Township 0, ani Soot ���������  ion 13, Township :20,th-Mico\v.,Yi, if  chains?, thonco  boiuIi   4U vh.-iii*,*,  thonco wtst 40 clmiu*, (.Ikiuh* c-mhI:.  80 chainp; tl.tmw taut  *J'i   ohaiu^  ilienco north 40 chnini*, ili?wf ou.*'.  *IU chains, thiMic������ mirth bOcliiiiiit* t*.  piitcoof commtMiicnoiit, conlniuiut  6*10 nori'H niuro or U'-*i-:  Hcrihcd on posn RCH'si N IS oor.  RtClIMOM) CllAHI.J'������   Illh.**,  Dim Clink, ii/'t-nt.  Dulftd Dccoinhnrlii h, 11110,  ItUI-KUT UNIIDWIHICT  I)i������triot of Itiipcil..  TAKK NOTICK Mint.  l'Mw.ird  D>Utv  f Hii!|������hnintisn. KV- cnfohiiiisii.ln'iidM 'o  apply for posti'iw-hiii to purchato tho fs������l������  'owinf-d.iMtiiiiosl IimuIh:���������OomosOUoinnK '������t  1 p nt -shutsd a  utl'osi    \v������f-t   of    the  nouth oniit s*istncr of Kit-iinti -JA, Townhliia  '10, ihs.iicu wu.t K0 iii.auii".  vhsiico   oorth  HOC'iiinn,  thmico o.������������t W(  otiamr, tiuiic*  nir'h 8(1 clia.i h in pi vn ofiinnnnauMnKur,  .'.iiiiuiniHW (j 1(1 acres*, usisi'u or 1������������*..  Sjribc<l on pout liD'n N.K; oorn-*r#  Kdwauh UvKi:,  Oim Clark, Agont.  . ... . r- 1 ',  O. H TARBELL  HIGH GRADE STOVtS^  A������.<l ������H KITCHKN , UTENFIL*- *  Sportsmcns Roods \  ntnl '  General Hardware  am  sflBHB ���������-1  THE NEWS, CUMBERLAND, B. C.  DOU'T LET THAT BOUGH  ROB YOSJ OF SLEEP  You probably know nil too v.-i-!I  how it goes. Just as you doze off, the  tickling starts in your throat. A gentle  cough, still asleep. A harder cough, and  then another. First thing you know,  vou're wide awake, coughing your head  ofT.  A few nights of that and you're so  worn out and weakened that the cough,  takes a tight grip on you. ������������������  But why endure it?  Na-Dru-Co Syrup of Linseed, Licorice and Chlorodyne will soothe that  exasperating tickling, loosen the phlegm  and cure the inflammation of tbe. mucous  rno-nbrane. It not only stops Hiccough  quickly, allowing you to get sound, refreshing sleep, but it goes to the root of  the trouble and drives out tht-cold completely. Children ���������willingly take Na-  Dru-Co Syrup of.Linseed, Licorice and  Chlorodyne,, because it tastes so good.  Your Druggist has it or can quickly get  It for you in 2**c. and 50c. bottles. The  National Drug & Chemical Co. of  Canada, Limited. " 115  MAKES RECORD SHIPMENT  C. P. R. Transports 'Shipment of Horses From St. Paul to Vancouver  In Record Time  Railway shippers una especially  shippers of live stock will be interested in tho record made by the Soo  Line and the Canadian Pacific Railway in transporting a-/shipment of  horses from St. Paul to Vancouver  last month. The shipment which  consisted of one hunarcd and fifty  thoroughbred horses was made from  Lexington, Kentucky,,. by Irving H,  Wheaterofy a retired United ' States  railroad man and the owner of several big stock farms. In shipping his  stock-via the Soo Lino and the Canadian Pacific Railway, the only stipulation of inif. irtance made by Mr.'  Whoatcroft was that yi-** horses  should be delivered ih good condition  at Vancouver ih not more than six  days after they had left St. Paul.    '  In forwarding the "Shipment, the C.  K R. not only made delivery at Vancouver within the six days but cut  the time down to under four days,  tin00 days and t\ye.nty>one hours to  be exact. The special train containing the horses, left Minneapolis at  10.15 a.m. on October 13th. On October. 14th at "(i.30 p.m. it reached  Forlai and it ici't P01UU t'.x same  right at'8.05 o'clock. The trip ove������-  the C.P.R. lines?, from Portal was  "made in sixty'two hours Vancouver  being reached, at S.oO a.m. October  17t.li. This is remarkably good time  and on the arrival of the horses at  Vancouver Mr'. Wheat croft complimented the Canadian Pacific Railway  officials on the high standard of their  f.-eiyht service.  The .horses were -eventually ship-  t'ddr^to-���������Ati^TOlrar^oTi^tiTir^^BM'TrsHip"  ���������Jvish" which sailed from Vancouver  1.30 p.m. October 30th,  A,Common Fact  "Your friend,, tho professor, may  .lave a "remarkable tongue for langu-  ,'..go, but. there ..is'one' tongue he will  never master."  "What one is that?" '  sOis wife's."  ���������Varfs are disfigurements that clls-  l[..-;r*nr when treated with Holloway's  f'<>rn  Cure.  ���������l.-.i'.oV���������"So our aunt who'If ent to  'Vi 0 In Ne.w York died from excessive  sxerclse?" Undo El-en-���������"Yep. Sho  room to tho window every time anybody went by,"���������Puck.  ���������iiilcLU stops couilhs, cures coltlm, licnls  tho lisro'st mil Isstida .      i*<5 cents.  "Arc you going to got inai'iiod, or  SO to college'.'"  ���������T think I'll get married. Mabol  s-ays she will bo.iny wifo on or.o con-  . liflcin, ami I can't enter collc*;t with  less, ilu) ii four."  Deafness Cannot Be Cured  by loi'-il npisllrntloiiH. ns tliey nitiiiul riwli llio ills-  Jiuv'.l tssirtlis.i sit liio cu*, 'llicio In only uiiu way lo  cnn' sli-iliicK,,, Kii-I Hint la by i'iir.>;titiitliiiinl ri:ini*(llc3.  Ui'iiliii'tis In pnunoil l)>* 1111 liilliimesl condition ot tlio  mueo'.M ll-il'iu of tins l-'mtnclihii 'I'ulio. When tlil.i  tuli.i li* I iiliuiinl ynu liuvn a rmnlillim wniml ur Im-  pcrfcit lii'iu Iiik, ninl wlii'ii It H mitlnily climt'it, Dc.-if-  mm *. Kid ri-niiit, uinl iiiiIom llm Inlliiiiiiiintldn ran Uf.  Mknii nut ft'nl tills iniii* ri'Htisrcsl to ltn imrniiil con-ll-  llon, lii'ur|-r< will Im ilsiMi-iiycd forever; nine '.'ii.ii't.  out nl ton are ciiiinoiI liy (.'iitiu'rli, wlildi la rotlilim  but an I���������.n unfit cunilltlim of tlio miidim HiirliiccK,  Wc will i;lvst Ouo Hundred IKsllur.i for uny i-nie of  ticisfiii'iM s'(*iiiii.i',| liy i-nturrli) Hint i-nnml li" cuis'd  ���������jy Hull *: (.."jitisrrli c'tiri".   Send for drniliii.., tr.-c.  V, .I.CIIKNI'*.' .V. (.'ll���������Tnlidii, O.  |-'.ii| t.y 1i������m;i;I.'. 1, ;v.  'i'uku lliill'n I :i.niiv I'llh for cui)Hii|ntl.i:i.  lu KilKlniitl 1 in- iii si. wu. li,;b ijoinw:  '.111*. tht! I'lddyhtoni*. built In J('>,i'j; two  1'iiuirii'H boforo Ciirlst, Ikhvuvit, lire,**  ,:id la*s*n liidited on ,*i lower near  '..li'.xainh-lii. Kicypt,. iw a'wnrnuii*, to  ���������nnrlnvrji.  C.ive Tradlnq SWimpu  "Wi- i.lve triidiii|-*ntitiiipH with IIiiiho  bnihiiiK-HiiiiK," uiiill tin- Kiih.'Hlndy.  "Ws.||, I flimild huy you mii'ht to,"  ���������s'ltinicil Mi*h. Shyly. ".Moroy un*! I  diould ti'iw'i* t It 1 it Ic of itppeiii'liiK in  t mill llko thnt without houioI.IiIiik  ���������!>-���������<��������� on, <*v.u if it were nothlii;. mors-  linn ������ H'linip,"  '1'isliu.f'Ai scoi',.1 uio 110 iiihniti) thiit  t liilnililo will hold eiioii|;li hf how  ���������vur an um*, of kk-uikI,  "A a Ioiik iih you're In tho kiiiiui you  ...,i   roil <���������"*������������������"    vrnvi-.'M'     l'Ul      t'.'v st   omi'l  ilav bull from tho boneh.  Fresh as a Daisy  That'll the way yott (eel nlt-r Vf  . i   ... 1 , .. vt-.i, .. '. -.���������..��������� ... ..I   HI  SNAP,   ll l������ aqulok'-r ami (nr  more lliorough clianuer  than  soap.   Don't  jput up v/Ul>  ltnlt(Hlou*i ���������  W(WUl*W?P.iSfi_ l'isl.*.l on ilie  t* f. 1. ti I 1, t  SNAP.  A Good .Name  Thero are mcri who say, thoy do  not caro for .no reputation. They  ,will take eav-i of their character and  let their repsitat.on lake care of itself.  Hut they are not wise. It ls our duty  to guard with religious care both our  character and our reputation. " A  man's reputation is a large part of  his capital. Th*** business man must  have a good name or bis business will  not prosper.  A good, nail*-! is an essential thing  for a young man wbo goes out to find  a business open*ng. If his good name  is gone, who will employ him? When  one's reputation is tarnished his influence is gon<v When the good name  of an innocent person is soiled by the  tongue of slander, most peoplo will  say it is a natural occurrence which  could not b-j avoided" and some will  say it is a strange providential visitation. It Is no: aiwa.s so. Sometimes  it is a clear ease of giving that which  is holy to tho dogs.  If young peoplo were prudent and  careful to n->oid liio appearance of  evil they migy. as a rule, escape tho  shame and humiliation of a bad name.  Hut they are not always prudent. Thoy  are often found in nlaees where they  ought not to be. They often go into  company whkh awaKens suspicion.  If they are warned of tho danger, they  scoff at tho~wanUn_��������� and defy public  sentiment. Thoy arc not afraid. They  may be innocent, but they aro not  prudent.  A good name, which has been handed down through many generations  without a spot, is worth guarding  with scrupulous caie. "Give not that  which is holy to the dogs.".  Judge a Joker  It is easy for a judge to be a humorist. If you don't laugh at jokes he  can send you to another place for  contempt of court, and it Is remarkable how the knowledge of this fact  drives home the point of the alleged  joke. ,  One of this kidney was recently addressing a shy witness���������a milkman,  who had served the plaintiff in the  case. . - ���������'. ' ������������������"  "Come, come.^my man!" he said.  And the barristers saw the twinkle  in' his eye and got ready to guffaw.  "Speak up; don't b������ too shy. You  never served meyWith any thing, did  you?"  "Haw-haw!" laughed- the. Bar. And  the clerk' appropriately 'chimed in  with a "Hee-hee!"  "Not with milk, my lord," said the  witness. '   ,.  "With what, then?" said the George  Rpbey among judges, still, with the  judicial grin.  "A summons for debt, my" lord. It  was about twenty years ago, and I  was working for Casey, the tailor,  them days."  Unfortunate  "Ah,, it is a superb Magnlflque," crlod  the French ,__aviator.___as___lie_aviat.ed  through space a thousand dizzy feel  above the blue sea. "And when I  arrive in England, ze people zere will  shout 'Brava!' aiid wave zeir hats  for me!"' ���������*  Tie sailed along happily. Presently  tho sunlit chalky cliffs of Albion  came into view. ;' Hp kissed his hand  in an ecstacy of joy.  But, alas for his triumphl A sud-  don gust of wind upset his calculations, his course, and his courage���������  not to mention himself." Ho descended from the sublime to the ridiculous,  and fell plunk into the sea.  "7,0 rescue���������ze rescue!" he shrieked.  A holiday tripper jumped from n  boat, and brought him into safety.  After the flabby flier nnd wrung his  clothes, ho wrung the hand of his  roscuer and cried:  "Ah, my prosorver--my good preserver!"  "'Old 'ard, guvn'pr���������- 'old ,'ard!" retorted his bonefaetor crossly. "You  needn't chaff jest becos' '0 works in  a jam factory!"  A Qualification  Hast us v/iiR honest, and industrious,  but, in tho opinion of tho new nilii-  Intra*, unnoolablo,  "NelghborltiioHB, my dear friend,"  said liiui dominie, "is brotliorllness,  Do yott lako tho trouble to seo much  of your neighbors','"  "Ah roclton ah kooh as much of  thorn as doy fioos of mo," Rastus replied.  "Poi-Imps," said tho clergyman,  "but do you love you neighbor nn  yoni'solf?"  "Ah reckon ah does, pnlmnn," Rastus replied, "but you know, suh, 1  ain't, p'tic'larly (duck on nialiHoil  nolthor."  Fond of Wagner  "Arc you renlly fond of Wagner?"  asked lll'-glii'i, lifter 11 musli-nl ehnt  with his iricnil, Isiithcrhorry,  "Ytiii hot I nm," I'l'tiirnud Lnlhor-  hurry, enthusiastically. "Tnl-o Par-  Kll'al for IniUnnco- that'll tbo oporu  i'or me, Why, tliero'H 0110 intormbi-  ���������..'.mi to It long enough for,a follow  .'' go out and have 11 Drolled lobster  and  n  imp  before  the next net  bo-  I'lllM."  1  Not Worth Five  "Marry me?" said the dulto,  "Hut, duku," ro8|Hiiuh*d thst luilivbi*,.  "I   feel   iioniowhiit  coininlttci]   to  the  count."  "Have no regretH on thai, score.    I  gave tho count 11 Ih'c-dnlliu* note and  bought hini off."  flits;     I    i'u.u    ./lU'.t.    Lisle:   l'ill'|s*lciK'.,  hln new boat He* J������obater. lie; Ve.i  lull It's no lomtcr n holmler, She:  Why?   lie;  llociuiHi- it turned turtle.  Ths* nrii*t>  "Hindi nn. inigid of u hat," chirped  the vain wdnian a.t ulto twirled bel'eis  the mirror. "Yellow nnd white.  What doiM It re in I ml you of, my  dear?"  Tho big mnn In tho onibroidere-:  slippers looked up from hli* pit per.  "Yellow und white!" lie repented  "Well, now, en the level, It minimi;  I UH*  Ol'   ,\   ll i<:si   i-Vi'tli  I"  ���������i  ;.'.���������<���������* .ii*,*  ':������������������'  le  Begin With The Boys. 0  "If you are going to do anything  permanent for the average nta'i you  have,to begin before -he'j^s a .man.  'Fhe chance of success lies.in,working-  with the boy and not With the man,''  says Colonel Roosevelt. "If children  are not brought up well they ate not  riierely a curse to themselves and  thoir parents, but they mean the rum  of the State in the future." *  These are wise words, and they  ought' - to appeal strongly to every  i'aiher ajul mother to look well t.o the  morals, of their boys. The wise king  said: "Train up a child in the- way  he should go, and when lie Is old he  will not depart from it."  He Got the Job  Employee���������So you want a job as  office boy? I suppose you are wide  awake aud all that sort of thing?  Boy���������Just depends; I'm fast asleep  if I see you kissing the typewriter--  Washington Star.  Inherited  ���������Clinton���������I-supposa-your-Iittle���������ones  ask many embarring questions?  Clubleigh���������Yes, they aro just   like  ineir mother.--Boston Transcript.  The proof of the wedding is in the  alimony.���������Life.  NEWFOUNDLAND TOO  SENDSJGOOD NEWS  OF THE    GREAT    WORK    DODD'S  KIDNEY PILLS ARE DOING  J. C. Green, A Sufferer from'Rheumatism''' and Lumbago for five "years,  finds quick relief and complete cure  In Dodd's Kidney Pills.  Clam Bank Cove, Bay St. George,  Nfld.���������Newfoundland contributes its  share of splendid cures made by  Dodd's Kidney Pills. There is a striking oxampe at this placo. Mr. J. C,  Green, a well-known resident, suffered  from Rheumatism and Lumbago for  flvo yeara. Today ho is a woll mnn,  and does not hosituto to glvo Dodd's  Kidney Pills nil tho credit for tho  cure.  "My trouble was caused by strain  and cold," Mr. Green says In lolling  his otory. "And i'or five years liuif-  fered from Rheumatism and Lumbago,  I was always fired and norvous. My  sleep was broken and tinrefrefilling  and Iho pains of nouralgln nddod to  my distress,  "l was in vory bad shape indeed  when I stiirto.* to use Dodd's Kldnoy  Pills, bul. thoy soon gavo mo rollof. it  is becauso I found a euro in Dodd's  Kldnoy Pllln that I recommend thojn  to my frlomli-,"  Dodd's Kldnoy Pl!'Tis always euro  Kldnoy Ills no matter whero ft Is found  or whnt stngo it is iu.  "Come along down town wli.li me,  Mubol?" "Hnt l lnno no monoy with  me." "WlinPs the difference? Two  can shop as cheaply as one."���������Washington llorald.  W. N. U. Ko. 87'.  !timet1. Ibivt, of Fiaiv.'i*  t.,v Hr.* conv*  |pitii(llni* perled**.  TRY MI: E?������ KIM  Pwn8d(Wiik,W.t-n,Wi!������f7K-������4ti.J I  GRANULATED EYELIDA I  Murlno DoP������n'tUmart-8oothMEy# Palo  Draitsfe M Umfm tit htmait. UwU, Ut, tat, M.M  Misrl*. lira Italia, in A������������plU TuUa, ������S������, %\m  KyiK IKJ0K8 AND ADV1CM JWiB BT WAH,  MiuiiioEir'oRAtncdyCo.sChlaiBjo  "Wb.t In you Idoa of iintrlotlnm?"  "Pntrlotlmu," replied Senator Horg-  Iiiiui, "Ih what Insplroii a iiiiui to point,  ml. tntmy iiooiIh for reform in his  countrv. but eniiHesi. hltn to resnttl nn  onilomiMon at hln  views  by a Tor-  i*i.;,is-i."    U'su-si'iiiihtoii ������S(ar.  MlnarU'st liniment cures*, garget in oowi  ARLINGTON CHALLENGE  mUSiS--. T''--i!-^-'-M--  ISEASEB   OP   MEN���������DR,   DEAN,  specialist, 5 College St., Toronto.  XMAS. GIFTS  DIAMONDS���������WATCHES  CATALOGUE   SKNT  FllKR.  UNITED WATCH  & JEWELRY  CO.,  12;: Buy St., Toronto.  C. P. R. Invests Heayily In Chicago  It is stated.on good authority here  that the Canadian Pacific Railway has  closed a deal.for the purchase of the  greater part of the land required for  Jt_s,_ne^_freiKht__t.ermina.l__,and___auxil-  liary yard and tracks in Chicago and  that operations involving an expenditure of from $5,000,000 to $7,000,000  will shortly be commenced. It "has  been about two years since the Can*  fidlan Pacific Railway, through its subsidiary lino, the Minneapolis, St. Paul  s&. Sault Ste. Marie Railway purchased  control of the-Wisconsin Central. The  latCer had neither passenger nor  freight terminal facilities of its own  In Chicago, but came instead oyer  what is now known as the Baltimore  & Ohio Chivago terminal & the Illinois Central, passenger trains "arriving! and,, departing from Park Row  station, and using also facilities at the  foot of Randolpho St.. for its freight  yards, Now it is stated this state of  affairs will bo changed. The "Soo"  Is now acquiring lands to thonvalue  of $1,300,000 for a new freight terminal and has also entered into a contract by which it will gain entrance  to.tho Grand Central Station at. Fifth  Avenue and Polk Street, upon tho expiration of its lease with tho Illinois  Central which will bo in about four  years, -  Tho land purchased so. far Includes  1.05 pnrcols for a total consideration  of $9110,000.  A Cure for Fever and Ague.���������DIfitur-  banco of tho stomach and liver always precede attacks of fever and  aguo, showing derangements of tho  digestive organs and deterioration in  tho finality of tho blood. Tn theso ailments Parmelon'fi Vegetable Pills  hnvo boon found moat effective, abating tho'fover and subduing tho ague  In r fow days. Thoro aro ninny  who are subject to these distressing  disturbance"- and to I hose thoro Is no  hotter preparation procurable ns tx  means of "rollof,  lio wasn't good ut conundrum-', but  vUieii his turn en-no to axle one at a  lilt it* htit-im |i.ttl,v, li" Uiu.iKl'tt, ne  tiould rem >m!jor u good 0110 he bad  hoard. H vvnn Ihe old riddle  "Why is a woman like Uio ivy?"  Thu aiiinvs!!*, of courno, in Iho gallant cxplimation--  "HecaiiHe  the  more  you're  ruined  'In* rlnj'er Hho Htlckn."  Hut hn got. it mixed, and a.slcwl���������  "Why hi the Ivy like n woman?"  None   of   the   Indie*   pit-m-nt   could  ,-*lvt������ an apprnprlute leply, so he imn-  i.*lf ventured    this    maladroit    nol,i-  tlssll ���������  "HiN-auHe.  Uto closer  It  cHn^:, tbo  moro you're ruined."  "My hair Is falling out, old chap,"  n solicitor eonlided to .1 modlail  friend. "Cati ynu recommend some  thing to hoop It In?"  ''Certainly," wan iho agrcuablo reply, "n cardboard box,"  Extra  Il Is boiler to nvorl n war Ihnn to  fight, and win: bettor to prevent nick-  newn llum lo cure 11. Keop a bo!tie of  MamlltiH Wizard OII In tho houso and  rod how much suffering It tin ves.  "How did bo got rich?" "Ily fooling Iho public." "Oh, I thought ho'  claim oil to bo it genlu*-."--Chicugo Ito*  cord-Herald,  Mlnard's  Llrtlment euros  Distemper.  r.rliuln'H to'*** expotuiliuri* In naval  matters    In    1IU0    wan nearly threo  ..-I ihut of Finiscis for the eorroapoud-  I..,.,    |H I il.li.l.  The Carat.  Tho number of persons Interested  in tho measure of weight called, the  carat is generally limited by the number wlio aro ablo, or'are disposed to  possess precious stoues of great  ���������value. Of course, it is of the utmost  importance to jewellers, and, inasmuch as slight differences have iiith-  t>rto existed iu the estimation of this  delicate weight, an effort is making,  particularly under the initiative of  Belgium, to bring about tho adoption  of an international standard carat.  The weight proposed is.,200 milligrams. ' It has been customary in  English-speaking countries to reckon  n' carat as equal to I!.2, grains. ; The  i uncertainty of the original measure  j is indicated by the derivation of the  word from the Greek word for the  fruit of the carob.  The Inevitable Clash  "1 wish���������"  "Well, grouch, what do you wish?"  "Well, fer one thing,   1 wish J had  tlio appetjte^no^_l__hadjyvlien_i:_was_a_  boy."  "I don't." ���������    .  "1 didn't have to pay my own board  then."  Here's where realism and romanticism always clash,  "Are the witnesses lying,low, in tho  caso?"  "No.   On tho contrary, they are doing some tall lying,"���������Baltimore Am  erican.  ' Branding for crimes,- was abolished  in this country hi 1822.  Baby's  Own Soap  Best for baby, best for you.  Refuse, imitations.  Albert Soaps Ltd. Mf,s��������� Montreal.  Try "Albert"  Talc���������Violot  Scented and  Antiseptic.,  Dead Man Responsible  Tho    coroner's    jury    viewed   tho  wreck and   found  that  the  accident  had been caused by the negligence of  one, Simon Turner, deceased.  It   was  pointed   out to  them  that  ���������oi'non-Ti!rnei--iiad-djeen"TfiereI}'~a"pas-"  senger on the ill-fated train.  "But he is the ,only dead man wa  can find," was the answer.  Naval Note of 1950.  Tho battleship ���������'Suffragette-' arriv-  ed today, commanded by Captain Matilda Screech. Tho ship landed 4  party of; bluejackets trimmed with  real lace. .  Turkey's Army,  placed ,011  a  war  footing,- totals one million men.  Stomach Blood and ? ,.  Liver Troubles  Much siol-ness starts with wesik stomach, and consequent  poor, ircpoverinhed blood.' Nervous and pale-people lack  {<ood, rich, red blood. Their stomachs* need invigorating  {or, after all, a man cnn be no stronger than hia stomach.  A remedy that makes the -stomach atronjt nnd the liver ���������  active, makes rich red blood and overcomes and drives  out disease-producing bacteria and cures a whole multitude of diseases,  Ce< Net ot your Stomach Weakness and  Itlver harAnettB by taking a course of  li.. Ploree'a Golden Medical Discovery  -tho great Stomach tfeatorattve, Liver  Invliorator and BlootT Cleanser. r  You can't afford to accept any medicine 6t unlttotvH .-  comfioilihn, as a substitute for "Golden Medical Discovery," which is a medicine oi* known comfosition, having  n complete list of ingredients in plain English on its bot  tle-wrapper, same being attested as correct under oath.  Dr, Pierce'* Phatant Pelltla ngulate aad Invigorate Stcmach, llvr. and Doxvlt.  jffiiHBIBlWWroffMI  wm  "So ymi want u position In my  firm!" Haiti the fat man with tin*  thick gold chnin. "Well, wbut were  you In your last Job?"  "A   doer,   sir,"  answered   tho  nnd-  v .t, .���������11., ..1  "Wluit'ii that?" nnHo'1 the employer,  J'Woll, sir," raid tho and-cyed ono,  "I wan the door, and the rest woro  tho tellorH.   When my guv'nor wanted 11 thiiii* dont   hR would tell it to  she bookkeeper, tho bookkeeper would  tell  It to the  chief clerk,  and  the  chief clerk would tell It to me."  "And whut would happen then?"  "Well,  wiv,"    I'uplW'd   the  .nut-eyed  tip pi lean 1.   ". h    I    hadn't anyone to  mention It to I'd--do It."  Economy  in little things is just ai  important as economy in big thing*  EDDY'S   MATCHES  will answer one of your "economy questions." 60 years  of constant betterment has brought them to such perfection that one Eddy Match does the work of several others  of inferior make. ^  ALWAYS  ASK FOR EDDY'S.  MODEL t$Q6-'J88 ���������AL1BE!!  Extra Light Weight Repeating Rifle  ltt',idK<i:'.   wen-'  lliit   built   with   (t\  ���������nvb by the neiuntiB.  Shoot* a Iluht Ostrtrldos lerMlun"or tarQtt  work and two hoavlor onoa lor hunting.  This rifle handles .aa Short, .aa Long or .aa Long Rifle cart*  ridges without change qf adjustment,  it's a take-down ond  a very handy, oil-around small caliber repeater. ^Examine one  and you'll agree that it's the biggest rifle value ever offered.  ASK YOUR DEALER TO SHOW YOU .ONE. w  THE NEWS. CUMBEKLAND, B. C  i%  \  80V ONRAMPAGE.  Humpy Skinrifer Runs Amuck With  a Wheelbarrow.  HE CLEARS THE SIDEWALKS.  Wild Chase After a Companion Results  In Serious Damage to All Who Got  In the Way���������After Committing Many  Assaults Ho Fails to Do Errand,  By M. QUAD.  [Copyright.  19U.  by  Associated Literary  Press.]  !T wns ix now experlcnco in tho life  of Humpy Skinner, nged fourteen.  New experiences hnd boon coming to him overy ilny since he  wns old enough to realize thnt n licking nlwnys followed hit* breaking n  pane of glass, but this was something  out of (he ordinary.  lie had boon sent with n wheelbarrow to get n bushel or so of siind for  household purpose**, and no sooner hnd  bo started out than he begun to feel  tho .consciousness of power. Pedestrians 'gave the wheelbarrow and the  boy n wide berth, lloth men and women knew tlmt no-more deadly combination existed, while - younger - and  smnller folks had something yet to  learn. ���������  Up near the corner was nn oldish  man leaning against the fence as lie  "TRIED TO OIUITLE ME, DID SOU?"  surveyed n vacant house with a to  rent sign on the door, lie wns wonder-  fl'lng bow many rooms the bouse contained, and whether it wns haunted,  when Humpy Skinner noticed hlrn and  tried nn experiment. -He shut his eyes  tightly and tried to seo how near ho  could como to the man's heels with  his ���������wheelbarrow, lie hnd n distance of  forty feet to go, and bo managed matters so well that be ran tho wheel  plump against the leaning man nnd  knocked his legs out from under him.  "By jingo, but whnt aro you tryiug  io do?" shouted tbe man as he struggled up.  Repelled by Wheelbarrow.  "I thought I would seo how near 1  could graze yon," wns the calm reply,  "Oh/you did. ch? Then you willfully,-  deliberately nnd maliciously ran that  Infernal thing ngainst my legs ln  tho hope of crippling me for llfo, did  you? Boy, lemmo get hold of you  once!"  Dut Humpy drew buck with tho  wheelbarrow nnd stood ready to repel  nn nssnult, nnd tho man nibbed his  left leg and continued:   ,  "Are you such a lunkhead that you  don't know thut n wheelbni'row ls nn  Infernal ninchino? Vou hnvo no right  running It on the sidewalk, Begone  .with It boforo I got my pnws on you!  Tho idoa of turning n boy of your ngo  loose to malm and crlpplo uud slaughter!"     .  Humpy wns eupprogiod for tho moment nnd got his burrow In (notion  nfter two collisions with tbo fonco nnd  'wifely turned the next corner���������that is,  It wns snfoty for lilm, but ln turning  ho drovo three pdlestrlnns off the side-  wnlk, nnd one of'thorn enmo nonr fnll-  Iiir on tho pavement nud recovered  lilmHtilf to shoul:  "Koy, why didn't they glvo yoti n  pnekngo of dynutnlto nnd turn you  lootef By Ooorge, but It'o got bo thnt  a mnn'H llfo Isn't snfo oven on thn roof  of his own houso."  Asked to 8uek Ego*.  Two minutes later tho .fnckson boy  camo down tho street on tho opposite  rldo. Ilo hnd been tn tho grocery nnd  had a dozen eggs nnd throo bars of  tionp under his arm.  "Hollo, Hump! Whoro you "going?'.'  ho called.  "After (Hind."  _^kiniirt?ttk  KIDNEY  VC'ome over una we'll suck some  eggs."  It was a great temptation to Humpy  He had sucked eggs before, and his  A-dnufs apple worked up and down as  be remembered how speedily and satisfactorily the yolks had slipped down  his throat aud brought complacency  to him for an hour afterward. That  was before he had ever started to run  a wheelbarrow on the sidewalk, however! Now ho somehow felt that egg  sucking was a boyish trick and fnr  beneath his dignity. Ho hnd seen  that mon nud women were afraid" of  bis barrow, and he wondered If boys  would bo���������If Tlm Jackson would be.  The only way to find out was to make  a test.   'f "������������������*.,  Chases tho Jackson Boy.  While  the  eyes  of tlio other boy-  were   upon   him   In   envious   mood.  Humpy rose up, grasped the handles  ���������)f tho barrow nnd mnde n furloua  flash ttcross tho street. Hnd It been a  runaway Ice wagon Tlm would havo  stepped behind the nearest shade Iree.  As it was, there was something so  menacing nboitt things that he turned  and fled ere the barrow was within  ten feet of him. Humpy uttered n  wnrwhoop aud pursued, and eggs and.  soap were scattered on the sidewalk,  No living man or boy can push a  wheelbarrow very far in a stralght-  llne; uo matter how slow his pace.  When ho comes to a run his courso Is  like.,a rail fence. In going a block  [lumpy tickled (lie legs of hnif n  dozen men, almost ran Into three trees  nnd scared a grocer's horso into a runaway, but his ardor didn't abate until  he struck a fat man and brought him  down -with a great crash.  Talk From the Fat Mniy  A cobbler, ran out of his shop and  seized lhe boy and tlie harrow- until it  could be ascertained whether tho fat  man had been killed on the spot or  only crippled for life, ll was two minutes before the question was decided.  Then (Tie fat man rose up und began  lo talk, lie called I lumpy Skinner  about a hundred bnd names. lie  threatened him with over 200 kluds of  punishment, lie abused his father and  vowed he would never take his hat on!  to his mother, and the way he did rip  that old Avhcelbarrow up the back put  a new wabble in tlie wheel.  "I don't know what this is all about,"  said Humpy when the fat man had  finally got out of breath.  "But yoir run him ober mit" dot  wheelbarrer!" exclaimed the, cobbler.  "How could I help it? Haven't I a  right to chase n boy with my own  wheelbarrow?"  "Maybe, so, but haf you some rights  to run a fat man ovor?"  "But be got in tlio way.   When lio  "s^"Tne^oinlF^^Ti^drdn"t_Hirclimir  a fence or dodge into a store?"  "Hear the cold blooded villain talk!"  groaned the victim. "Why, boy! why-  why"-   .  Dog Was Unsuspecting.  And then he swelled up again and  grow red hi the face nnd gasped for  brenth and could sny no more. Tho  cobbler went to put him on the buck  and lend him Into a sewing 'machine  shop.where now and secondhand machines were sold on tbe installment  plan, and Hunfliy took advantage of  the occasion to mnko his escape.  Ho was sobered up n littlo ns lie-  passed ou, but only for a short time.  Ho saw a largo dog standing on the  corner while Its' master was ln tlio  drug store to get something for a cold  In tbo head. Tho dog wus looking  across tho street nt n red headed boy,  who was washing a store window,  nnd ho hadn't tho slightest idea tbut  his llfo wus in peril. No sooner had  Humpy caught sight c*f tho cnnlno  thnn ho had u plnn. It wns to strike  the dog fair ln tho middle with the  wheel of his barrow nnd throw him  thirty feot high, tlio sumo as If ho  had beon caught on u cowcatcher.  Wild Stories Circulated.  It wns n run of n hundred feet, with  no ono In tho wny, nnd Humpy got up  steam to bent nn oxpreHs. Tho wheelbarrow wnbblod nbout, but for tho hist  ten feet It kept n straight courso. Tho  dog was still-looking at tho red bended boy nnd wondering If ho ovor stolo  harvest npplcs out of tho country  when nil nt onco the wheel Htrtick  him. Ilo wont down lnntcnd of up,  nnd Humpy nnd tho burrow wont over  Mm,  Boy, dog mid bnrroiv wero piled In n  honp. Tho dog recovered himself first  nnd bit tho boy, nnd tho bnrrow nm!  Humpy's howls Boon*** collected n  crowd. Bomo of thorn snld thnt n  building hnd collapsed nnd killed sovon  raon and others that n slroet car hnd  run ovor n conl dealer, but tho police*  mnn who camo running up soon  straightened out things.  "I wnnt this hoy lunged to ft tree  for frying to kill my dog," demanded  tho owner as tho cold in his hood grow  better.  "I can't do that," replied tlio ofllcor,  ���������'but If I over catch him out with n  wboolbnrrow ngnln ho shall go to  Btato prison! Boy, tuko your Infernal  mnohlno nnd mnko for homo!"  "Where's tbo sands Humpy?" nsked  iii* mother u������ ix*. etiuiw s'iuiyiag iiUu  tho llOUKO.  In reply bo burnt Into tear**, ���������  "Dear me, hut what Is tho matter  with you 7"  Sell our Xmas Post Cards  and cam thii stylish Gold Filled handsomely Chased Signet  Rinsr. engraved with any initial desired Free. The design-  is an exact duplicate of a sotid  18K Gold pattern. Givenfor  selling only 18 pkg9. of our  Multi-color Anas Peat Cards at 10c. a plige. (0  cardsin each). Your friends will buy them on sight,  Don't wait a minute. -Wc jirepay postage on Cards  and Ring. Catalog sent with each order.  COLONIAL ART CO.. De������lt T.L., TORONTO  LONDON  ���������MADE  FOR   SALE   BY  ALL   DEALERS  Our Latest Booklet  "THE HISTORY OF PIPIT  SMOKING."    _  Free on  Requost.  The  Hayes  Bros.  Ltd.,  Dept.   S,      Toronto.  The  Most Venomous Snake.  The most venomous of snakes is  said to bo the Echls carlnala of India.'  It is about eighteen inchet* long uud  ct a grey color. Thu creature ia  death itself, and carries in its bead  the secret of destroying life villi tho  concentrated agony of a*I the poisons.  Tho Echls carinata is tolerably  common iu India, boiii*.'. found in  nearly every part of the j-guiinst'ia.  Fortunately, however, for mans it  is not, liko the.cobra, a house-frequenting snake; for its aggressive  habits would make It infinitely more  fatal toJife than its dreaded relative.  This kind of snake docs riot turn  to escape from man as the cobra will,  or' flash into concealment- like the  koriat but keeps the path agauist its  human assailant, pitting its own  eighteen inches of length against its  enemy's bulk, challenges ami provokes cuiiliot.  A stroke with a whip will cut it iu  two, or a clod of earth disable it; bin  such is its malignity that it will invite attack by every device at its  command, staking us otv,*s life on the  mere chance of its adversary coming  within the little circcle of its power.  At most, the radius of this circle is  twelve inches. Within il, at any  point, lies certain death, and on the  bare hopo of hand or foot trespassing  within its reach, the Eehis throws its  body Into a figure-of-eight coil. Then  it attracts attention by rubbing- its  loops together,-' which, from the  roughness of the scales, makes a  rustling, hissing sound, erects its head  in the centre, and await attack.  It is said that no one, having once  encountered this terrible reptile, can  ovor forget its horrifying aspect when  thus aroused, its eagerly aggressive  air, its restless coils, which, in eon-  tant. motion one over the other and  rutling ominously till the while, stealthily but suroly bring it 'nearer and  nearer to tlie object of its fury.  W. N. U. No. 875  PERT PARAGRAPHS.  Inspiration ii an excellent thine <<  begin wltb, but perspiration rtinVtt  ticellent headway.  7ba tnau \t������m jnotri how lo tnakt  money do#������������'t wiitsto any nt bit) Uuit  teaching any op* olre.  Dead men (oil no tntea, probabtj  became ther don't know any.  Nerves Are  Exhausted  And Nervous Prostration or Paralysis  Are Creeping Steadily Upon You  DR. CHASE'S  NERVE FOOD  You hear of pooplo suddenly falling  victims of nervous prostration or  some form of paralyBls. Hut whon  you get all tho facts of the case you  find they have Imd months or yearn,  of warning.  Thoy haven't slept well. Thero has  beon frequent attacks of nervous  headache. Digestion has failed. They  have been irritable, easily worried  and excited and havo found memory  and concentration falling.  Hnd thoy but known that those  symptoms tell of exhausted nerves  or had thoy realized their danger they  would lmvo restored tholr fooble,  wasted ncrvoB by uso of such treatment ns Dr. UhtiHo's Norvo Food.  This great rostornllvo treatment  euros by forming now, rich blood and  by robuildlng tho wasted norvo eellH.  No modiclno is moro certain to provo  lioncflclal, for each doso adds to the  iiystom a certain amount of rich, rod  blood.  Nervous dlseaso comen on slowly  nd can only be overcome by patient  and persistent treatment.   Prevention  'h alyayH bettor than cure, und for  thlfl roneon you  should always mx-  ���������ivor to hoop tho ByBtom ut high  wntor marl*, by urIiik Dr. Chaso's  Norvo Food at tho first Hlgn of Iron-  hlo. 50 conts a box, (I for $2.50; at  all dealers or Ednmnuon, rhttcH ft Co.,  Unilted, Toronto.  Thieves of the Night  "No,  madam";   I  nm not a  poet,"  declared the colonel contemptuously.  "But surely,"  exclaimed the gushing young girl at his side, "you admire the flights of genius?"  "Certainly not! I don't admire  flights of any kind!" retorted the  bravo colonel. "Would 1 be in the  army if I did?"  She gave him a despairing glance.  Uow disappointing ho was! And how  truly unromantlc theso military men  wero!  "Would you never be thrilled, colonel," she asked, making a final appeal, "by such verse, as this? It is  out of "Tho Day.Is Done,' you know.  Listen! 'And all the night shajl be  filled with music, and the cares which  infest tho day shall fold their tents,  like the Arabs, and as silently steal  away���������'" ' ,  "fly Jovo (these poets' do occasionally hit tho mark..after all!" exclaimed the colonel, waking up suddenly.  "Don't I know thoso Arabs? Why,  tho beggars would steal anything!"  Explained  "My hubband had to wait nearly an  hour whilo I gdl ready, but lie never  complalnei* a bit."  "Then ho's differont Irom niino.  Where wero you going?"  "Shopping."  Heard at a Concert  "She doesn't sing with much  feeling."  "Not for her audience."  COLD SORES AND ULCERS ARE  HEALED BY ZAM-BUK .  Cold sores, chapped'hands,'ulcers,  and winter eczema are common troubles jusl. now. aud i'or all these, Zaui-  Buk will be found the surest and  quickest remedy. Sometimes cold  sores arise from . chilblains on tho  toes or fingers, and in the former  case whore colored socks arc worn,  there is a danger of blood-poisoning  from the dye. Zam-Buk being so powerfully antiseptic removes tho danger  as soon as applied and quickly heals.  JIr. W. .1. Halliday, at Ash Grove,  Ont., says: "I had iny little finger  frozen, and it cracked al the first  joint, causing a bad sore, which dis-  cliarged freely and would not heal.  The pain was very bad, and the whole  of my hand became swollen and in  bad shape.  "A friend advised me to try Zam-  Bnk. and I soon found that Zam-Buk  was altogether different, to any  preparation I had ever tried. In a  very short time it. healed the sore."  Miss Lillie May, of Stoney Creek,  Out., says: "A few weeks since, several nasty, disfiguring cold sores suddenly broke out on my lips, which became much swollen. Seeing my condition a friend advised me to try Zam-  Buk and, leave all other preparations  aside. This I did. and was much  pleased, after a few applications of  thisbalni to sej* everysore healed/'  "Zam-Buk will also" be found a sure  cure for eczema, blood:poison, varicose sores, piles, scalp sores, rlng-  tlons and chapped places, cuts, burns,  lions and chapped places, cuts, burns,  bruiser, and skin injuries generally.  All druggists and stores sell at iftc.  box, or post free from Zam-Buk Co.,  Toronto, upon receipt of price. Refuse harmful imitations and substitutes.  Use nlso Zam-Buk Soap, 250. tablet.  Best for baby's tender skin!  Not His Air.  It was a vory fashionable conceit  and the artist very woll known ones,  but tlie two young things were, too  busy with picking out their peculiarities to hear tho music. In tlie ���������nidbl  of a beautiful selection, tho pianist  suddenly lilted his1 hands from ISo  keys, and ono of the young thing,-,  'van hjoard to pay clearly:  "J wonder If that hair Is hia own?  Tlie old man who sat hud'd,-' lu-r  waH Bllghtly doaC but ho Mimed with  a bonovolent ������������������milo,'  "No, miss," ho imparled pleasritiUy.  "that is Schuboill'Bl"    '  Truth Will Out  Tho Candidate (having quoted tho  words of an eminent statesman iu  Biipporl. of un argument.)*���������And mind  you, these aio nut my words. This  Ib not merely tny opinion, Thcno ure  tho words of a man,who knows what  he is talking about,"-London Sketch.  "I don't see anything that, man 1ms  over done thnt yarranls IiIh official  Importunon, said tho man who finds  fault. "No," said Senator Sorghum.  "Some of iih get on not hy what wo  hnvo dono, hut by what wo nro willing to promise not .to do."���������Washington Star.  Paid Hla Debt  Tho editor of a woll known dally  paper Id very fond of a Joko and haa  tho good Honso to appreciate ono "at  his oxponHo. Ho was ono day walking with a friend and Baw a dilapidated looking Irishman lounging up  against a corner. "Watch mo our-  priso this fellow," unid ho to his  frlond. "Look and soo If bin faco  won't bo it study." Thoy woro soon  (tbroaet of tho Irishman, and tho editor pulled oul a silver coin and said  an ho thrum It into tho man's baud.  Uero'ii half a crown I owod you. Now  don't go round any moro tolling people   I   (Hill l   |'sl>    lls>   itvmn.        nn    ,s  :'<>-*whj 1hr* mnn'n t:\cr- vims t\  v.fmfy  Tin was amazed at. thn nnlooked for  klndnogB,   nnd   then   txn Ub purport  dawned ou hlin, he rabid his hat and  uuld:   "tlcavoii bless* your 'minor, I'll  nlvlr   ray   nnlthor, word niriii you;  ....     . .       . i i   , ,,  .  ti'U^,        &I.-IA     I.S.S*.     Wfc.ft    *^..'.,,r    % .1 .^,t..h.lm    ,..-..  rily, "aro you euro It wasn't a crown  yez owed mu!" Tho friend ronrcti vx*  the editor blushed lo thr; low**- ol nix  hnlr. Ho exclaimed: "Oh, pay llio  "man In full, don't try to cheat bim  out of if paltry half crown." Tho  Irinhmnn Rot his crown, but the rdl-  tor no longer pays Imuglnary tiobtu,  "������������������Hear About I'ho involution In China?"    "HeavonB, no!    And    I    Jimt  bought a whole new art of Havlland.  Wliftt    ���������*���������    ''���������'*    -*"-"       silvlrt*-'. ���������Ilnisafslll  Pont."  What Ir tho uow    utylo?"���������Houston  By This Sip  you know  that you arc  getting the |  one.preparation tliat  has stood  the test for  over, thirty-  five yeara  and still re-  Stiy***ff*irrf  food ^medicine,  used and recommended  by the medical profession the world over.  Scott**  Emulsion  it the embodiment of  element* that mnke for  good health and  strength.  mtMn  tonic  "Let good digestion wait on appetite, and health on both/"  They vill if you take Shakeshcarb  (fAMuv^PEP^^ilTS  They correct stomach disorders, assist digestion, and make life worth  living again for the victim of dyspepsia. 50c. a box. If your druggist has  not stocked them yet,.send us 50c. and we will mail them. 35  National Dru������ ansl Chemical Company af Canada. Limited,      ���������      Montreal  "THE HOUSE OF PLENTY"  F you intend coming East this winter we will wel-  come your reservation at our hotels, situated in the  heart of tho down-town shopping district, in clone  proximity to the bnion Station, leading theatres and  churches'*. It is tho great meeting place for everyone  from. Western Canada. American and European plans.  American   $2.no and upwards. _������������">���������  George Wright   and   Mack   Carroll,     Proprietors  EVERYBODY LIKES THE WALKER HOUSE  Toronto's Famous Hotel  The Food Question  Collier's (Canadian edition) or  August ".'("th contains an article entitled "West field ��������� A Pure Food  Town." which is sure to he Interesting  to all housekeepers. The people oi*  Westfield (Mass.) woke' tip to the fact  -hat they were not getting pure food,  or pure material for use in food,  They do not want, and now will not.  have, fruits, jams, etc., in which certain preservatives aro use?!, peanuts  that have beon varnished to make  them look nice, etc. Of the groceries  tested in the laboratory one of the  most frequently adulterated is baking  powder. A delightful concoction'  known as a tart proved to be put'f-  pasto made with alum, with a jelly  centre dyed Avilh coal-tar. The article goes on to say: "So little baking  powder is used in some homes thai,  this product would seem comparatively unimportant. But a great deal of  baking powder, however, is used in  the bought cake, and biscuits, and a  great deai of this is adulterated."  The adulteration may be by ammonia,  which is fraudulent but. not injurious,  or by alum, which is decidedly injurious, as it hardens the tissues of the  mucous membranes. As a precaution,  look at label and see if ingredients  are stated. Better refuse it if alum or  something that looks like-alum (such  as alumina) is one or* them, or if the  ingredients are not slated by the manufacturer it will be well to select  some other brand.  Jams, jollies, catsups, confections,  gelatines, dessert, powders, flavoring  e:\tract8-are~ofteri-~colored~~witir~c-oai-"  tar dyes. These dyes arc sometimes  harmless, but very frequently injurious, depending on tlie particular combination. There is one bottle of Crente  de Menthe at the Normal School which  contains a coal-tar dye sufficiently  poisonous to have killed two people.  The bottle is almost full but the small  amount used caused tho death of a  man and his wife, and then the product was sent for analysis. Extracts  aro also adulterated with wood alcohol and with tunieilc, a fraudulent adulterant. '  No doubt, many dries nnd towns  will profit by Westfield's experience  and follow its example.���������(Canadian  Home Journal.)  -Snve the  (lifi'cr-  ence between ilie  cost  of n  good  horse unit 51.00���������flic  cost of a bottle of  Kendall's Spavin Cure.  Vou can cure a Spavin, S|sllnt,  Ringbone, Pony Growth or I.iiiuet-.ess,  willi it, like thousands have done.  Kead  these   letters ��������� they   will   prove   that-  Kendall's Is  The One Sale, Reliable Care.  ��������� Cawl, Out.. Jiec Mth, lt'10.  rifa������t scml mc yuv.r TrrnisV ,.'i tlii" 1I.sim>.    I  Isarn ln'.'is luliifc- j'uur Bimvlii Cur.'Corn iiunitwr  (it year* wiib fiiMvl Jiicn-Ha, Iwsln^ ditilni; that    -  tlnm cured u Spavin on _ vaUub.p ln>r*u> mul   .  hive   alvo   treated   DruKe^,   Awrillni:,,    etc,  eliecUveiy. Cbriatiau Itrudi-i  W. W. Us si wss, {'suite ist,.-.Ita .wrlti-i: July lHth.lillti  "I lmve iimi! j cir Spavin Cure fut ycar������, s,mt  have con.iil.'tely hut J Konl Hot In my lieul uf  i-alllr, uiki S|.lluts Atnl S|*a*rlu-. <>n lu.rsi-q. 1 Unit  tlut It iuusi Y,lu'icver It ls raltufully api>lU<]."  No need to.worry about yourhoise if  you have n bottle of Kendall's Spavin  Cure on hand ior emergency. Get a  bottle from your druggist al once. Don't  tnke a 'substitute. The' great bock,  "Treatise on the Horse,"- freey of druggists, or write to 59A  Dr. B. J. Kendall Co., Enosbarg Falls, VI.  "And have you any relcrenccs fron*.  your last employer?".     .  Chauffeur���������No: but I can set their  in about a month." ^   ~" W lijrthlTd elay ?" "^        :   Chauffeur���������He's ln the" infliniary.  Thousands of mothers cau testify  to the virtue of Mothor Graves' Worm  Exterminator, because they know  from experience how useful it is.-  Attacks of cholera and dysentery  como quickly, Lhero seldom hcliiK any  warning of tho visit. Remedial action  must be taken just as quickly If I Inpatient if) to bo spared i*rout Buffering and permanent injury to the lining menihriuion of the bowols. The  readiest preparation for tho purpoiio  Is Dr. .1. D. Kellogg's Dysentery Cordial. It. can bo got at small cost al  any drug store or general dealer's and  It will afford relief boforo a doctor  run bo called.  A certain gentleman who has han  acquired riches rather quickly, purchased an estate on tho banks of tlii  llivcr Clyde, which adjoins those ol  Lord Chorion Bin-Ronshaw. Strolling  through his placo ono day he chanced  to go too far and was accosted by u  burly Scotch gamekeeper who, in  ltinguiige moro forcible than' polite,  ordered him off tho grounds. Itemott  Htrnnco only produced more language  from tho burly one.  "Sir," said tho pompous one,    "dc  you know who 1 an\?   I am the Kaulds   *  of Ardgordlff,"   said   tho   gatokeopei  "ye'ro goon out o' this."���������London Opinion.  "Mister,"' Inquired DtiHty Khoiles,  "would you contribute a dollar to help  beautify your thriving city?" "What's  tho Idea?" "A dollar will buy mc a  ticket-to the next town."  Mlnard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  A Loudon paper toIIn of a pi-ocoho,  snld to ho In tho oxpoiimental stage  for manufacturing wood substitute  from dried griifw or Blraw. whicli is  primarily intended for uso iu tho manufacture of matches. At tlie t'oncln-  sion of the procoHH, which ia dosc'rlb-  ftl as including cruHhliii.. and stripping tbo straw and comprusHiug a Hut  Inyor between tho hIiooIh of paper  and Mtibscquontly moulding tho  splints, the hittor nro cut to lengilt  and dipped In tho mutch compotjltlon.  Whon tho Hcarclfy of wood nnulorH  deuirnblo thn uho of a mihistiluto in  match making In thin country, a fruitful flold will bo opened to invcutoiK.  ������ "Why do you call your place a bungalow?"  "because tho Job is a bungle and il  Mill owo for it."���������Judge.  "Need any moro talent for your  ���������tiovlngplcturn dramas?"  "Wo might ubo you. Had any ex-  pcrlonco ut noting without audlenc-  <-8?M  "Acting without audiences- is what  brought mo horo."  If a pledge Ih de-Hlroyod or tinning*  cd by Uro tho pawnbroker Is bound  to pay tho value of tho pledge, ufis;r  deducting hiu usual cliurgcu.  AtX DHCOfllr.T**l  11-Ul  ' The Only Thing Lett.  Ther lit a man who h* tho head of,.  lartfc family, nearly ov������ry member fit  which hi a performer inr nomo kind <*'.'  mimical Imvtrunic-ht.  V fr.'.'.*:���������! 'i'.1."'; '''-j'.' ('.'*,'?'!r;r <}:��������������������������� *:���������������������������:���������',  ot thin limn referred io tho fa������u, remarking that It must ho n i-ourco of  great pleaHuro to ������ho family,, hnt t<*>  hit* observation tho faiher madt* no  reply.  "Hoally," continual th< frlriwl. "it.  In remarkable. Your younger wn lh a  coriietlBt, botii your daiis-ns'-is nn*  plftnUlfs, your wifo In a violinist, nn, I  UlttW'isUlUill,  list',  oi.i,:,..  'iii'.i'..o  ItUUl  clmia.   Now, whnt aro >ou, lhe. fiitln*i  ol such a mimical inmlunation';"  '���������!," repltid the? old inau tfldiy-���������������������������"������  aim a pesuuu**.."  MADE  WELL AND  STRONG  By Lydia E. Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound  Toronto.-I Kindly givo you my  tfifltitnonial in favor of your wonderful  mediclnitB. Lant October I wroto to  you for advice n*j I wiih completely run  down, bad bearing down Dentation in  th* lower part of  boweli-, backache,  ���������and pain In tho  Hide. I hIro Buffered terribly f row  gun.  After receiving  your dirt'ctloiis*-, 1  followed their)  clont-ly nnd am now  ontirdly frto from  I'.tin in back nud  bswi'ln, tun! am  utroinfor In overy  way.  r  ���������������*.*  ������rtA*.  f ..������!in   v   r*i���������M,���������,v������  Ve(,!���������(*tahlo Compound be-fore* my baby  wax bom, nntl 1 rocoiniucnd it hit.hiy  to all pregnant women.���������Mn.s, h,  Wanobv, 02 f/ignn Avo., Toronto, OnL  Another Woman Cured  Maple CroA, fhuk.-~I hav<* used  l.ytlia i-'t, i'liiMium ��������� >*.%*. uti/st- \jtiin-  jMJunel ond Wood Purifier, mid 1 nm  now in jierffct limilth. J wan troubled  with pulns even* month. I know othor  wotnuis- who iiuficr uh I did nnd I will  ffladly re-commend y������������ur- medicino to  tlicm, You may publish this if yon  think If. will help other*. ���������Mm. V. K.  Cook, Mnpl������ Criiek, Smk.  If yo.i bclonK to tnatcountlM* army  of women who sultrr from nome form  of female Ills, don't hwnitaU to try  Lydift K 1-inkham VV^tAbli* Con*  psMutd, mnde from roots ami htrbt. C4*  THE NEWS, CUMBERLfAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA,  -W A^*������JF������^V^J;TTXJM^r  i*_������i\l.  <-,.-,  MVMrWsnosMSsl  WU  HAVE just opened out the largest and best  assortment of Wall Paper ever shown  in this city.    Our papers are the famous ||  Watson Fosters and Reg. N. Boxer manufacture  ��������� CALL AND INSPECT PATTERNS  .    AND GET PRICES.  fi  HIKANO,  FASHIONABLE   TAILOR  I/ADiks' & Gentlemen's  tailor made   suits  FKOM   ������20.00   TO  ������35,00,  Cleaning  and Pressing  DONE AT  Reasonable Prices.  nPhone 52  Cumberland  ?*������<g^XSXaX!^������C^  A-  .-f-ctaza-mff-  iZXXtX'  WATCH   FOR THE  BIG  SIGN  idtllOTON McPhee Block, Cumberland  O'  :-__**_������. s_aacmmimfJ*m_miz*m_i   Bu,a_,ianauiuiai\itW 1  Mnyor MoXe-.d, ..representing  Ihe city, and M r. * J anYes' Ahrams,  wpreynting tlieJjHospit'al"Hoard,  jot't this ���������morning for Victoria to  interview tlie^governmont .pn the  .matter of a new . ami j* up-to-date  Eolation hospital for this.city anil  district. Thelneed oFsueh|ui in-  stittuiou lias been fully ���������demon  ������������������BtrateJ". duriuff :?*tl������e   ,pnst    year.  ts������  ������������ *'*',���������  riio Labour .Gazette -for January gives the official figures concerting tho trade dispute*-, in Canada during 1911. These figures  show that the loss iti time to the  employees .affected totalled  2,018/740 days. If we reckon  a day's work at $2,. this, would  mean a losl.to'.tho work iug men  of Canada in one year of over  ������4,000,000.    As   the .'number of  'inadequate for present, much less  ���������future needs, *md itMs iniposeihle  in its cramped and poorlyVquipod  condition to treat patients 'vith  any degree of satisfaction or comfort, consequently parents do not  care to have their children taken  there for treatment. It is estimated that such a building and  ��������� equipment as our needs require  ���������woul'f cort jn the vicinity of  ���������$���������3000. it kto be hoped that- the  above named gentlemen will be  successful jn "their miseion*'by in  t'eresiing *-��������� the government sufficiently to obtain a grant for so  worthy an object.  MAROCCHI BROS  GROCERS   8c   BAKERS  AND PROPRIETORS OF  CUMBERLAND  BOTTLING WORKS  Tommy's Bicycle Shop  fi. fiakatjishi, Prop.  f- *  ���������GENERAL, REPAIRING OF���������  Bicycles; Sowing Machines,  Guns, Etc., Etc.  Plumbing Done.  Bicycles for Sale  aud Hire.  Local agent for  Clevelaud, Massey-Harris  and Perfect bicycles.  Telephone 7-0  Agents for Pilsener Brewing Company's BEER  Wholesale Dealers ih all Kinds of  Wines aud Liquors. x  L        SECOND   STF-^ET  fl ' Cm-  iWW^CTWs|HilH.H  The present  building is entirely jemployess ' involved   was    only  28,918, this would mean' a loss to  each one of about $125. If the  employees had won'"all disputes,  even this hoavy loss might have  been a profitable one, but out ot  104 disputes' the employees won  only 28. The employers won 33;  21 were compioniised. 23 were  unsettled, indefinite, or not reported; and iny-tlie other 4 the  employees were partially successful in two, and two resulted in no  change whatevMi*. Out of 1,079  trade disputes which have occurred during the last ten.': years "'"the  employees have beeu successful in  2������0;the employers in 393; in  244 there was a compromise,  and  PUBLIC NOTICE  NOTICE is hereby given that  nil property o\vners|ar<? requested to connect tlieir premises  with the new-- sewers.' wherever  ���������same are completed, ou or before  the .15th day of March, 1912,  and if said connections are uot  made by the above date, the City  'Council.will proceed to complete  .same at the expense of the property owners.  By order of  The City Council  A. McKINNON-  City Clerk,  Cumberland, B.CV Feb. 20, 1912  FINANCIAL     STATEMENT  Of The Ladies'   Auxiliary  Of C & U. Hospital,'  ,For Year 1911.  Receipts���������  Cash on hand Jan. y'n ������263.73  Monthly collections, 'n     85.85  Hospital supper 114-00  Hospital Saturday 191.00  -LAND KEGISTUY ACT  VI*."  IN THE SUPREME COURT  X)V BRITISH COLUMBIA.  in ihe nmrior ol  t,-.c  "Admims-  trntion Act," and in the mat-  terof the Estate of Alexander  Joseph Mellado, deceased.  .'PURSUANT to to the order  of Mr. justice Gregory made in  the nbove  n.-i!ter awl dated  the  r,ll:   day   of February   1912,   1  beri'l... ������"'cr f������r S!'*'-' 1<ul'; ^5* ^7*  ������,8. 73,  and 74 of Neetion 61,  Coui'temiy Townsite,  in Como?:  ��������� pistriet, Province of )>rltiiil)t.'oU  ut'ibui. upon 'Iin  I'ul'inviii-j;  con-  d'tioii : "Offers    for    purchase  niusf he in   wriling   H$,'ued   by  lhe inidier thereof and accoinpan  ic*"! by i'. cor 1 ���������.lied chc'iie for n*.  tea:'., ft".: per et-ut of the amount  ;��������� ���������������������������������'. 1 *!f.T<* made for more  1:. fx-\ siiull show tiie  .������������������ '1. 1 *.),��������� i-arti auo * vtry  [aU<'' v..-.! shall be considered  ,sepaiaie and distinct tenders for  e.ie-! adii every pui-ct, i,,;iv��������������������� .  ineuikiiK.A any one or more of  'vhic'i otter*, may be a.oep'e-1 01  ���������ftj'-ctci by the \i,uU,r*-i.j������wl.  The highest, or auy tender not  lK-ci-S's-irily acceplea,  Sale snbji-et to approval > (  Cpiu:'* All offers must be add-  re.TSf '. o H. Phi|lii'i>������* JJairisou  .'artiste* &c. Cumbtrland B. C.  u*>; be in the liiutds of the*  in j27 the result was giveu'as indefinite. Iu*26 others the employees wero partially success -  fid. Evidently strikes are cost,  ly. clumsy and^unsatisfactory way  of settling^raQe disputes, aiid in  every case the loss falls most  heavily upon th������ poor man.  Notice of Partnership  The business of general black  smithing and horse-shoeing lately  carried on by George Leighton,  at Courtenay, B.C., will in future  be carried on by George Leigh-  toir and C, H. Adey, AU business "entrusted to us will receive*  our prompt attention and satisfaction guaranteed.  Gkorok Lkighton  C. II. Adky.  D, A. Thomas���������up-to-ilate  piano tuner from Fletcher Music  Co, Nanaimo, is in town' for  business. Orders left at Cumberland Hotel will he promptly  attendedto.    Phone 24.  Meineiiibi'i' Harry C. Hvajis  l'l;e Ueliable'Piano Tuner is in  ���������iuiii' \ieinity. J*. O, address,  klk Hotel, Coniox, IL 0,  Total.       ^654.58  Disbursments���������  Hall rent.; $ 18.90  Ice Cream     20.00  Furnishings   188.50  Bedding .'... ,117.05  Garments       9.40  Printing and Stationery.      6.45  Table linen        5.65  ��������� ���������      245  ..      3.00  60  Dishes"aud "Cutlery.  Milk....'   Washing Dishes...  Mrs. Gray.   ���������Io Charles Copelli,   registered  owner aiid  1).   Capelli,   assessed  owner of Block UD'- of Lot  194,  Coniox District, Map 422.  TAKE NOTICE that an   nppli-  .   cation has been.made  to register David Roy as   the owner in  fee simple of   the   above   land  ���������    under a Tax S<do   Deed    from  the  Deputy .Assessor   of   the  District   of   Comox,  and  yon  are required toeou test the claim  of the Tax   Puieaser within 30  days   from   the   lirst   publication hereof.-  Dated at the Land registry Office, Victoria. British Colunibin  this. 26th day of January, 1912   S._JLl.__^_r;rj?_N-   Registrar General.  Cash ou hand  241.53  K54-58  Bertha Patnhaiu, Sec.  Lucy Winninghani,  Treasurer  - P.O. Box 360  If you want Cheapest and Best patronise���������  K. ABE & Co.  No, 5 Japanksi? Town,  Fine Groceries, Dry Goods,  Candy, Fruits, Etc., Etc.  I have 3 fine Baths, complete, white enamelled ware, good quality, cost ������45.00 each,  Now $35.00 each  ^\\!slllll!llh!illll!ll!lll1l^  I  Capital $6,800,000. Reserve $7,800,OCG1^  I   The Royal Bank of Canada.   I  I DRAFTS ISSUED IN ANY CURRENCY, PAYABLE ALL ������  I OVER   THE    WORLD. |  I SPECIAL ATTENTION paid to SAVINGS ACCOUNTS & interest |  1 at highest Current Bales allnwid on D-pot-ite of $1 and upwards. |  I    * CUMBERLAND, B. C,, Branch, Open Daily. |  S UNION WHARF, B. C,   Sub-Brach, Open Thursdays        -   I  D. M. MORRISON? Manager. j  COURTENAY,   3.0,    Branch,    Open Daily. I  WM.. HOFF, Manager. |  l!|||_!ill|||_!l!lllllillll!UI!llll!IIIIM ������  The City Council held a special meeting ou Monday  uight, there being present  Aldermen Banks, Campbell,Cessford, aud the Mayor.  The minutes of last meeting  were read and adopted.  Alderman Maxwell stated that  complaints had been made to  him about the night scavenger  service. Alderman Cessford suggested that night man he warned  that workjnust lie properly done  or he would be dismissed.  Alderman Beveridge moved, seconded by   Alderman  Campbell,  that the matter be left to the  Board ol Works to deal with as  they saw fit.  Deputation from the Hospital  Board repotted on'the matter  of an isolation hospital. Mr.Ab  rams, the first speaker, stated  that while the Board were fully in accord with the scheme,  that they were not in a position to finance it, and suggest  ed that the Provincial Govern^  ment be appealed to for aid in  the matter, Other speakeis * f  the deputation while anxious to  see such an hospital established said that the Board were  too financially weak to undertake such a project without  government aid. It was decided  to send a deputation consisting  of Mayor McLeod and MrJ.Ab  rams to Victoria to interview  the Government in the matter.  It was docidsd to notify all  property owners.that they mnmt  connect their premises with w*\\  sewers on or beforo March 15th.  or the city will connect sume and  charge up to owners,  The Council adjourned.  P. Phillipps Harrison  BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR  NOTARY   PUBLIC  CONVEYANCING  DUNSMUIR AVENUE  CUMBERLAND,  WANTKD--A live  ambitious  liisy to get snlisci'ijilionp i'or iih iu  hi**, spare  lime.    Write .for  pur  ticuliira MiieLean's MiigiudiU', till  Pender ttt, Vancouver,  KUQMS for rent at Miirinulli'ti  Rooming llui-st*, Dci'*vont Ave  HERE Ji nn on-burning lamp which produced a flood ol  pure,' wliite light���������more brilliant than gnu or electricity  ���������yet wonderfully mellow ami easy on the eyes. It ii itmplc  ond infe, clean and noiieless, doeinot till the room with ohuox- ���������  iou������,uiihcaltlifiilodors, To have a better I ij_lucd home, with an B  Aladdin Mantle Lamp  V. BOfiO^Ji"  CUholesale Dealer in Wl^ES, lilQOOR & BEE$  P. 0. BOX 482  PHONE 29....  CUMBERLAND  ;;*  53  I  4  I  &  This is the first spring in the history of Comox  District that the local demand for eggs has been  equal to the supply, Nothing pays better than  poultry, if they arc rightly managed. Begin  with the little fellows and feed them CHICK  FOOD, which is a mixture of bone meal, wheat,  oats, corn and other grain, cut and blended in  the right proportion to make them thrive and  '���������',,   grow,    For sale; by  A. B. CRAWFORD,    -   -  Cou \U\i\, I,  MALEtt IN FLOUR AND FfiED.','  ���������fciuiifiMiMfli'iflraairar vawBttasummammmi __% V'^^Hff  Ihiwwiii]ibx������kJI /l wiimiii mi iMwrniri \0Ksaa*kl  -will trluilly coil you naihtni, It will p������y far lltelf In lhe oil tt isvfi, I *m  iho ���������eenl (or lliu Munile l.tsmp Compssr.y ol Aim-rlcn mid im lelllnir you what I  knowiolss*������lji(ilu,e Uns.   riuffnor ftDjeri,ol Uwli In>lllu;f,eiiie>:*>. mult  i cnmisiiallvsi irslol ������ll tho li*������illnt;oll-buisiln_ limps on Iho inirkft���������������ii 1 llio  AlaJtlln wai (oiinil io elvcitso litll lislit tsisit Iho moil tcnisomlcol lo u������e. Dsilyou  sl'in't nr.r.l to icccpi ihem ii'img lUicmciui on my woisl ouly,  Ml I iiss li the oppoiiunliy to psovt  tlicm nt my own ililt, I will be clul to Im you  'ni'l(>,  lul    Tfllsj-  J s iim s*nn  a   ilighl  lit J  my.  C  ./  ;.il  said V. Phillipps  Harrison on or  before the-  loth day of March  1912,  Dated this Mth. day of Ifeb���������  runrv i������ji2.  BRUNO MKLLADO  Administrator ol" the   Kstatc  of j. A; Mellado deceased.      s.    11  0 '   '������������������" "  Tint provincial eleuHow?* it in  ttt;.'.tid will come off Bdinethno in  .\j������rjl.  TRY an Aladdin Lamp in Your Home Before You Buy  I furnlih TiIiIp, llrucket, Ilanetntr, V/ill nisi Clunslcllr 1 typM ol Ismin-ln fict AlaslJln !.imjti tor rvesy  ptirpiie,   Ji*������tsltopmtii p������������i turiliiia limplyity yoiiatsi fniemiit.   IMlisoijI.sillohilii^in AbsljMnUmjyi.  I lutnlih TiIiIp, llrucket, Hanelne, V/ill nisi Clunslcllr 1 typn ol Ismin-ln fict AlaslJln I.imj������i tor tvesy  putpiie. Ji*������tsltopmtii pint turilina limply ny yoiiatsi Inli'tei'sitl. I'll no ,-|liilioliilnirinAlislillnI.ini3'is  lltow you mil Ictvc In your '40m* 10 um 1 night or two, if-lii-ly wiihout oblleitlon,  Mall lu< cuil today.  H���������m,,.tr'#*t *������������Ji *>*H  Solclfor the Cumberland & Comox  District, "by th������  Union   Bay    Co-operative  Company, Ltd.  Sole Agents.  JAMES WEBSTER  8ub������Ag;������mt   , Cumberland  J,^^--!  *fy������mt*rx_rv^fxs*ir^^  e  Ten Miles for a Cent  II   Irom ons-lDnlh to one-lifih eenti pel  n.i.'c concri tlie coil oi opsstAtusg a  HARLEY-DAVIDSON  MOTORCYCLE  Tha SlltntOroy follow  ���������^  tto>S   w.wv..������.i   ,������   .,���������.,.   %.iff.,   SUS   iti  >, Willdc   ������ncn  when idle,   Wo would lib to tell you  " ������������������"    ***���������*���������*, ������*as>*w   rw    ma-a a mtj w    a "������*���������*���������  hurry-up trip or a pleiwuro tun, win flo  the road -work o( 3 hona, No expenia  mora about the greAtcit .iport in tho  worlds  Como ia tnd tee ui,  TIIOS. PMMLtY,'  D"������l.*-**       VIOTOriA, ���������'.''.  ������*Ii' you net i nt l'liniley's it's ai.i. Kl(;HT.,,  P B - Wo EoRsii-airii'L* !  ���������*d%_atzm^-^*mm m-Mmmwmmmmtmr ^iimm^mi-*gaaamimmm_mmmf*t  iux& tbimxwiiMmmm** V crxsvi lkmt_m_m_wBsmm  ImSfiXUXt.  *-

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