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 y .->  <*>  r  c-  n  ������  ������L .a  * iiL���������.taa^y  r*&  "%%  ..?  Devoted EsoeoIalJy to the interesta of Cumberland and Surroun-Jlny r.������L-..irU.t,  t  ���������"ll  1  I  ^     -s  # ���������'  I  I:  I  i  t������f>'  r  A-  ;���������> -  A'  i  r  I  ���������8  .# n.  ft  \9-  rf  ft?l{  Ivb  i'Ai  i   ���������  .1' A  11/  ts-a^s^vraiKa-c'Bm'Wirarfr'c^^ "  The N icw's, Twenty First Yeau'  CUMBERLAND   B. C , WEDNESDAY,   APRIL 7, 1915  :'1T:  ^>g.-artJPXTtt������x������iW*vycy������iaBaMLWT^^ nBH.T������Kea?������caaEso������Tai������aBw������vw^^  ������������������������#��������������� i-u-BWaviT^awa-m^wr^^ ������-j:;������>r*.-������i^  ���������ji*^-,*,*,- ������, -_  NEW ��������� SPRING ��������� GOODS  ������3^>Jir  Very special in Ladies' House Dresses, made of ^ood quality mng-ham in  fawn and blue shades.  '���������    A Leader at $1.50 each  N e w ,C re p e Cloths," in Dolly Va rd e n  designs*. lust tlie latest for dresses  and waists.-      ''       " , Price 20c. yd  Correspondence  Ladies' Cloth Pumps, in all sizes.  ���������  Special at $1.95 a pair  -���������������-  For a\few days we will place on sale a  eood  assortment, of" Ladies'   Skirts,  regular prices;' to $6.50. ,  Special price $2.5  see  the  m  ��������� Always ��������� remember    our Leader  'Corsets at.95c a pair' v'  in  Simon' Leiser &.0o'., Limited,  - r  '11'.  The following letter has been  received by Mr, Joseph Walker  from Mr. Harry Goos, who is  tight at the front,..in the great  war.  Firing Line  March "13111,- 1915  ''Dear J02:���������Just a   few   lines  to let you know I am still among  the  living and in   the  best  of  health and spirits, aud so are all  the rest  of  the   boys!    I   have  just a few moments to spare.    1  just came off watch   and   things  are;very busy.   .The ��������� Huns   arc  shelliug-'our position, but we are  quite used to   it   now,   aud the  snipers we take very  little   not  ice of iu the day time; we  very  seldom return   the rifle, fire   by  day, but   we   have   to   keep   a  sharp   watch ' at   ni^it.      Last  night, March 12th, the Germ ens  started   putting   Shrapnel   ovei  our trenches with  very little  re-'  suit, and they are still   at   it-   ai  the present  moment,   but   their  firing is wild, and    we   have   a  good yell.at them and they hollow back at us with a curse.   Oui  batteries   are just   tearing   the  enemy's,, trenches to   pieces   at  the present moment, but we   arc  BlaTIEf  Pattern and Ready-to-Wear  Hats.  Children's Silk and Muslin  Hounds.  Snk U louses.  N.ewest Creations  in Ladies Neckwear.1  Perrins'   (guaranteed) Kid  Gloves.  "Iuvlctus"  Shoes and  Pumps.  Speoial Hxnes (  ' ��������� V "* * 9  in .L&caes  Cotton Craps)  and  JA.  Ae'dr-T  Ul'v  Tf  Underwear  Middy Dlouses,   Children's !    I  1'AoL'ks.  Piiufores and Rompers.  .vk fm>ZBBE2ixinxttiE:x  ElV!CSSameiBa3Smn������      *m*r-a~mr**m-*.  no more; news.0 and I cannot nien  Lion yvhere we aie as we are not  allowed to   do   so.*j:Ouf -.-letters  arclalPylooked over before  they  are mailed from' here.  . , 1'Avould'like youjT'lo send hue  Rome papers and a i'evr packets of  cigarettes; theyAvonld'^be jjmosl  welcome, for we only can   get  a  few here:, but we get fairly  well  ted, considering where   we ' are.  Remember me io   all   the   boysUtand guard   with   them' in  AVo .seeAheiu all as they niaioh  proudly away under thu .flaunt"ag  flags, keeping time to' Iho grand,  wild music, of war���������tuaicliing  down the si roots of tlm great."cit-  ie���������������through the towns nnd ueros?  the prairies���������down to tho. fields of  glory, to do and to. din for the  eternal right.  We go wdth thorn,"   one and all.! j  We aro liy thoir side on tlm glory  fields���������iu the hospitals   uf pain���������  (Mi nil  tlio   weary   marches.    We  John  Brycien  Alde.riniiii Carey, who lias boon  down   with   pneumonia',   is-iin  jiroving.  A ������"oud do.- fight would bo   au  agreonblo change those days.  And w'e thought that wo would  he in 1 ho midst of a' rod hoi. olec-  i'ion fi,-dit by tliih time. <;.Dick"  has many sins to answer for,   0 "  Place'your next "Priming Order with us-    Prices Right.  Manager    O'Connc  of    the  Roy  Kord tiuiring ear.     ft  is   a   fine  Hank, has piii'Chnt-oil a now  ������  machine,  Mrs. A. .Iviiig is having n classy  ice c.K'itiu pnrlur Oiled   up.  The City Meat .Market was  enteivd by a back window ou  Tuesday night, und a quantity  of eggs, hams and b.ieou stolen.  "hWtf- I'A'n Pdol'l" is iinino I'min  aNonuul' ScIkh 1 (���������pimling the  Kin-tor viuintioii. Mies llickh.-  will eiMiiploto hor Mcnu'il coiii'so  early in tlm ciiiniug huuiiiioi',  Wu would liko to hoar of hor  got ling 11 poHi'tion 111 orni of the  host scltonN    in    tlio " provi'iicn.  Marry, Mickey ami Jigger,  arc lop-i'oichcr.s so far this  ���������*,tJ,:..",.nn at trout r!::!v.i:y:;. Wt:  Jitiiii'il iiljui.it Iliii'ry'h bigcaicli.  Hut   BIO .SNAP.  FOR SALE���������-At a gift .prlco.  Playor pi'-ino, in fiist-clni=s o.yndi -  tiou , Layer gets 50 woll solaut'  etl records froo. Ajijily Royal  JJauk, Cnuihei'liind,  ���������--<>   PROOF  An .Irishman and a Scot woro  arguing an to the merits of thoir  respective eunntrios.  "Ah, wool/' paid Sandy, thoy  tore duon au mild castle in Scot-  land and lound ir.iniy wires under  it, which shows that tlm telegraph'"  ia wins kent Ihon- hundreds o'  years ago,"  "Well," said Pal, "thoy toor  down an onld eastlo in Oirohind,  and hogorrn llioro" was no wires  found under it, which shows that  tliiH" know all., about wireless  telegraphy in   Oii'cbiud  hundreds.  iiv     yaw 6  Atnorieaii.  ago,-  -N'  ew  York   ^   ,1     V   Nurd'Ten    is    nflVrirK' a  1 n  rowiii'd o\' B-lo for such inl'onnnli-  an will loud 10 tlm oiiiivicr.ion of  I lie ptii'iy or piiri i"-s    who    rulihod  In  fo'V li-  nn  Obituary  Dominie Uush, u native ol Aug.  Ii'iii, uud for ninny yours n work"  ur in our 11 mill 00a] uiinon, died  ut. the (J. A: U, llosjiitnl 011 Tiics-  i\i\y iu his liHrd year Tlio do-  coiibciI hud boon in failing lionll.li  for, 11 long timii. Il.11 was an Iiuii-  out n\n\ kindly mini; and Ims gone  tu tho rost; ho siyiiiiicJi wi.died for.  The riMievA 1'Im'I'!: phu:;, ���������,/.;  WfdjH'.-uii.j' ;i!'ui.:o(.-.i fio.ji T.  Jv, Hanks' iiudertitking imrlors.  T, I). jMohoan, tlm jou'idlor, n,  selling off.  kSovonil of our. eiiizuiip took nd-  Viinlttgii of the Knslor Ii'iliiliivs by  niiioiiig to   Victoria,    The   ic'ids  (���������,'i(i'J1'ei'||nil'-i<    til       seVe|ili'!-M  ,.    ,,     ,   ,,    la ro roiinried as b(<iit'i in  very gout  gl.t ol    iMnroli Mlr.U       ,.'. " r  Ie1 111  i 11 -1 ciiiel.i'il   hMMlli'g    IS  ing Ion o.jui.uioii  ���������ll  ���������oc mi  t'.i.lUllt |illl  .^w���������   in the'trenches and enjoyjng- the  sight. It sounds queer to bear  the shells comi.ug "over tlie lo^  of our heads from both ways  when a good real heavy fight is  ou. Ai the present' iheie' is a  heavy battle laging on our right  flank. Iu lots of places the trenches are only 35 to 100 yards  apart with barbed wire entanglements between us; so you cau  tell how wc have to keep a look  out. We are entrenched in a  big monastery yard, but the  buildings are all demolished,  The point where we are now is  the farthest advanced point along this part of the line, so we  are only holding ibis position till  the both wings come into a  straight line, and then there-  will bc something going ou;  there will be hell amongst the  enemy. The Huns put my machine gnu out of action tlie other  day wiih a shower of bull-As, but  they didn't get me; I have a  new one now and a diiTorout pos  itiou ready for llicin again. The  trenches arc drying up a little  jm-t now, and il makes it more  pleasant for us. for it is cold and  miserable when it is raining; wot  and mud up to the eyes,but. what  do we care ? I will he going  out of Iho trenches 011 Sunday  night for a three days' rest, and  beiieve me, it is fine lo be able  lev gel n wash and :'o:ue rV..:;  clothes. When we go out ior  our rest we are only two miles  iiU'av from tin- trenches;, and ti".  Germans throw a few shells in  the village where we are every  day, but tlure urea very le.v of  tile bllildiujMi left hoi'c:   we h:;v"  to make the hi-sl of it.      lAvr  thing   ail   :i!oi)!'     lin;  aud have a little- rye on mc  and give Frew one also. ' How  are things goine ou in Cumber-  laud? I musti now conclude  with best wishes to yourself and  family.  ���������  I remain,   your Old Friend,  MI.  GOOS1.  Address���������No 13236  K. Gobs, First Canadian  ��������� Contingent, British Expedition Force,- 5th Battalion,  2nd .Brigade, Machine  Gun Section.  Vivid just Now  wild storm and under   iho   'ni.iet  The passing of th������ Jato JAhn  Brydon is an iiumleut of note in,  the history <A" Vancouver - Lland.  For ihegenural public it 'derives  its interest from the fact that ho  wad one of tlie earliest pioneer", a  man who vv.no fur runny years aa-  ?ociaic<l with Robert Dunsmuir in  nyinytlie foundations of our Island prosperity. For thirty yeiiw  and more be was in the fighting  rank, and wns possibly th������ most  potent  factor   in   developing   our  p real oa t industry   to a pitch which ���������*  stars.    "We aro with them   in  ihe Kuve A1  world    renown.    During  a vines running   With    hlood���������in   ll>������se thirty 'years   he" established  the    furrows     of       old      fields.  Wo are with them   between    eou-  T'-o pastji-ises be.foi'e me liken  drenin. Again we' nro in the  great strugolo for national lift*,  We hour t.lio kiiiik) of preparation  ���������tho music .of boisterous  drums���������tho silver voices of tlm  heroic bugles, \Ve nee thoiis-  tiiid.-. of asi-einhhigci?. ami hour the  iijijienl of orators; wc ^00 iho pulo  choelvH of woinoi) und the flushed  I'lKVrt of men; and iu those iirttioni-  hinges \vu i5i<o all tho di'itd whopo  dust wo have covered (loop with  flowers,  Wo lo-'u sight of them no more.  \Vo 111*0 with them when they on-  I1V1 in the giviti army nl' freedom.  We huo llioiu part with ilioso they  hive, Somo nee w.'ilking fur the  litit timo in quiet,* woody places  uiih the niiiifloiit" ilu'v adore, Wo  hoiii' ' the wlnupering.-; and the  KWei't, vows ol eleruul |.ive us (Jioy  liugorly part forevir, Others ni'j  lioudiiig over" oi'iullw", hiscing  b:ilurn that nre mdtv'ji. Some iire  l'ei'.(i!vihij the hle.-ifiings of old  men, Some nro pu'ling with  inotlioi'rf who held them ;md jiresr  I hem lo  llioir    lieiti 1  tending hosts, unable to move,  wild with thirst, ihe HIA ebhiiur  idowly away among the withered  leaves; Wc see I hem pier'ot-'d 1^  balls and lorn with shells in tlie  trendies, hy forts, and in 'tlie  u'liirJw;nd of the clniro-e." where  mon becimie iron, with neivcsol  stool,  Thoy sleep bonenth the shadows of tho clouds, cnrelot-s nlihe  of siiiifihino or of storm, ouch in  tho windowings pfthico of Ue^t.  Karth may run rod with our ware,  ��������� thoy aro at peace, In the  midst of battle, in the roar of  conflict, they found the serenity  of death,     I Imvo   ono    sHiliment  dj.'ii'!  ior   s.ddiers   living    and  1 Cheer* for the   living;   te'ii'*'-  iho dead.���������Lohort G. Ingurs.ill  an unblctidslied record us'n man of  the highe:-i. integrity, tho  broadest  syra-pnintcsTffTrd'tnc' most enThJEF"  '���������nod   intelligence.    .Many"  of   iho  men who wore proud to   work ^ under him, have already passed away,  but the tradition 0! his- kind, lion- -  ourable, rtnd   considerate  management,   survives    wi.h   their sons.  Tho ]nat twenty .-years   of   hie life,  were spent in  comparative   rutins  incut, for Mr. Jiryd.-o   was h modest, retiring   man;  yet  ho   nov-.-r  ce.ieed to tuke a   kcon   and   quiet  interest in public   a'"Mrs,   and   lo  the last hid opinions reflected that  ������agf>ciiy    and     yuund    jiulgnnjiit  wliicli wereeo obunictoridtic, ��������� Like '  th������ "real  (lovcrnor,   whoso   name  will fotcver be uesociated with tho  luHfory of Vancouver Island, John  Iiryaon - cumo    f  roui  ���������Nort  i   of-  Tweed," and Iiir life's work adds  , |sull one othtr i.Iu.plei inilusilhie  triourf record cf '.iiu-o 1 ,)i-li.- lj:o:h*  men who huv-f1. h-id ro Ja:go n .itiaro  in the oi'imiiou of thi������ JJomiriion.  -The Wyek."  New Ice Cream  _ I hei'u will be uo Hioiuiiit! service  Farlor to Open up ir. iho pu:.-bVie,iun oim.'������h next  Siiiiii ty Thu evidi'iiig service will  \m 1,'idd v.r u.-uu.. Tuc 1. uuilui:  Innd (ilvi'iiicn Aill bu juc^L'iit and  render upproprinto um^ic.  iigi.iu    and  IKifini ,   M"M  :,:A tea;',,  cnv      I  vino mingling "-' :i;..%.hiy nml iove !  And iinino are  l.-ukui:,;   wiili \vi\e--  Hearing loud lr.unmcring  and biiti^itifi of planks, Tin;  News ma;i wt:nt to ascertain  what Mr. Alex, Kiiif^ was tip  lo, next door to this office,  ' Genial Alex, said, "()h,- I'm  just preparing to give the pco-  ).)](.: of Cuinberlaiid n real treat  in the way of a properly equipped Ice Cream Parlor, where  partirailar people can oblaii;  the real hoine-ni.tde good'',  daintily served," The parlor  has been decorated in whii-  enaiiu'l panels and green ban-  ens ami w.iiin.seot.     ^ tniueli nl 1 l  :UTOI,lod.l!������'l^,"���������,,  ui;and cdmckut  A (Irmid CulieuiT, uinii'i' tho  iiii.-pii.'e* id' (Irney .Molhoilinit  I'hti.eh, v.'ip he held in ihe Hollo I hciui'H on Wo'liH'rula*! evening, Ajilli :.'j.-l. The in -i Ml-  out inal l-lli.'ibi'il.iud   i". ill, jMo JiiCo  will edit* pun, :;i v.h.a   piimiiech  in In' n e|,|..i.\   iill'iiir,  The rond  guide    he' Ween    f'iii-t.  .'l, nud   the   I oiiierv   CoiiipuhN 'h  ������ 1     ,  ..,,.. 1   ...     01 1 ������������������        i'(i.i,-im' 1 it.-1 \     et| l,  lirinili"  ( an   in  I I   Will  a li  Ilill'IVVe-.  a-'nl ..i.'i'.:'-!!.-"   arc auross, bjrin  1  ;iud  endeaV'ii'i i'  in  '���������Vlilll lll'llVi  nil lone,    ������������������iW",������"'M '"  n;g   sin.ol   re('esses;  ti'tvs  ;uv  j:*"-i .Hi'i ll 1 .'i i.'il:...  ��������� ii 1 ���������  -���������������������**. >������.^������y I ������ *������  Wiji'!],-, ,-;p.i,\'o:i  drive Irom thAr lion-!,   the asv'fni i')' -''p'-daS well for the ,vp!������ iid.d!  1!"  :is n  .! I"      -( r    li'II  ot  fi'ill",     Wo   iJee    lliein  mK) the wife -0 or  with   the    h.iuii  11 .,,���������:     We I way i: Ins bc"n arr':!i;.;i'd,  lm,! ji'.o doubt lln-v will net .1   vv. u,il',,i|,������'-  ,,.. ; j the C:t\ ' .'I'l.'M'ii on   Tiu'.-d.iy v  a 11111 * *  nig ie    liie   dm  I'l      J J ���������' I*     ;l!"M  '", ll"''  O'lti'M  ,'>"'���������  .:;andnig hi tfe hiniln'ht  H-I.l  Mil-  ��������� pig  t wnl  MlH-IU-il     fi-l  ! <0- till' 1 Hi':i   i-i   r  conn!: v i       1  ;i    Ihe    Amd1  i;tr  Snllin ol  I hn 041 V  'lliliJ  M'������ :ve  1  i wavci' - !'lm   nn  'J'onii.'iy was np  in the  air uvei j ".vluu: we ii.tvc tiaveih.tl   is  cm-,-;,;,,}, in |���������.|- 1  ilii.t poiitid aJiiiir. i iii;t.in ui ntiii.i.    Now Joe, J Iuim-1 Ho i* gone an I h>--vei  ' 1.������   by   homing  . .11111.-1 the el.ild,  .. 1  III- hllVe !i <;li   li'im ";e ;    IH ;iuit  I*.:.     if K  oi April.   So go n|  pi-oph-   m ;'  Liiiiibeihuul. ijn  to   Kings ml         ,    . ,      ,  .          1   ' ', rreii'di '' i~) ' tifi I boon    it eneli  your masses on the 1 71I1. l  }                                       ' ii-.--.iiv nt   it,  "X THE    NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,    B. C.  a  f  Her  eance  ^  By Basil Tozer  Ward,   Lock   &  Co.,   Limited  London, Melbourne and Toronto ..  i Continued)  "Where is she?" he cried excitedly,  for lie could only see Hugh.  "Never you miau," said Hugh in a  great ruse, "what do you mean by  dodging me like that? You scoundrel,  you, 1 have a good mind to shake tho  lifo out of you."  He advanced, tall and threatening,  and Hannah jumped back.  "Don't you.toueu mo!" ho cried. "1  only wanted to see that there girl  didn't sli]> you. Where is she? Has  she done you already?"  "Certainly not," said Hugh with  dignity, "she warned me you wore Hollowing us, and now you take yourself  home, unless you want a thrashing."  "Vou fool, you," said Hannah, with  euch a concentrated scorn and rage  tliat Hugh was fairly taken aback,  "sho has given you the slip already���������  where is she, then?"  ' "Why, here," said Hugh, turning to  the doorway.  Hut the doorway was black and dark .  and empty of all save shadows, and'  able manner.  "That is to say, you, penniless, arid  on the verge of bankruptcy," said.Mr.  Uetherington, "are proposing for the  hand of a girl who will inherit more  than a million?"  "I know how it must' seem to you,  sir," said Hugh, more hopefully.'  "Of course, you shan't havo her,"  said Mr. Hotherington.  "Thank you so much, sir," said  Hugh gratefully.  "Eh? what do you mean?" said his  uncle susj iciously.  "Oh, just that we want your "consent," replied Hugh, slightly confused;  "I could never urge Delia to act  against your wishes, sir." '  "Ah, you are playing a deep game,  I can see," said Mr. Hetherington,  thoughtfully.  Hugh, conscious of playing no,game  at all, but only of an intense desires to  be rid of the whole affair, contented  himself with another vague bow.  "Of course," you don't forget 1 could  cut Delia off with a farthing," observed Mr. Hetherington. "When I offered you Jones's job I wanted to get  you in my oitice, but1 now 1 wouldn't  have you, not if you offered, mo a  ������1,000 a year."  "No, wouldn't you though?" said  Hugh, doubtful if this were a compliment or t. o revers\  "No,"  said  Mr.  Hetherington with  fame, you might have aspired to ba c  duchess, a princess, perhaps, for I wil,  not hide fronryou that 1 had ambitioiifc  plans on your behalf. There , is an  American girl who may stand near the  Italian throne. 1 dreamed of placing  you upon a throne���������but you have  chosen a quiet, plain, honest English  gentleman. You could not have done  anything, Delia, that would have  pleased me better."  Delia rubbed the end of her nose,  very hard and said nothing, Hugh was  so bewildered that he could not even  think coherently. Mr. Hetherington  took their hands and joined them, raising his eyes with a solemn look towards the ceiling. But as he looked  down again Hugh caught his glance;  and it did not seem to him it was a  blessing that lurked within those  moody and threatening eyes.  (To Be Continued)  STORY  OF  BIG  FIGHT  British     Regiment    for    Five   Days  Fought in Trenches Knee Deep  In the Water  A thrilling    incident,    or    rather,  series   of  incidents,   which  occurred  near   Troyou   during   the   prolonged  battle of the  Aisne, is recorded,  in  which   the  doggedness,   resourceful-  "' , "'"  1"'-  "~A"AA'������A'A "A"  ness, and cool bravery shown by a  emphasis, 'you aro a good deal deeper > detachmeat of. tho Northamptonshire  than   I took you for-I thought you, reglment   wll0   played    the    centPal  were dull and honest, and I nnd you,      t in u    Hule dr be taken  are neither one nor the other .       t    ical    t  the      irit  which  "Oh, come, uncle," protested Hughi,   vailB' amongst  the   troops    at    th*  "I'm sure we have  been honest and ' f     ,  straightforward    enough���������we     came  at    the  straight' to you,  "My boy, I am not a fool and I can  Three officers���������one captain and two  subalterns���������and about 1G0 men of the  frnm fn- Wnv it Wpm,,i tn iwi, hB i see*perfectly well the very deep game  regiment had to entrench themselves  from fai away  it seemed to Hugh ho   vnl, lnro n1:/vi,1���������.. Rlild Mr. Hetherintr-   ������>' the roadside some distance in advance of the mi  Hugh was almost convinced that there1 tllis  litUo  band  was  heard a'faint, low laugh travel to him  on the wings of the night.'  "Well, I'm blessed," said Hugh.  Then he flew into a rage. "This is  your fault, confound you! "he shouted  at Hannah.  His aspect was so threatening that  Hannah straightway bolted; and in a  very bad temper,with himself and ah  the' world, -Hugh went home, and  found when he arrived at his lodgings  a telegram awaiting him. He opened  it aud read:  "Papa wants to see you tomorrow  evening.    Delia."  He screwed the paper into a ball  and flung it away and went to bed. But  it was not of Delia he dreamed, but of  the flower girl���������of her pale face and  her mysterious and smiling eyes. ,  you are playing," said Mr. Hethering . .  ton, with so profound a conviction that; ���������.nco ������   th,e ^ain body, in front oi  ..      , ,    i   .���������...-.. .... i- .i -this   litt.ln   hand    wns   !i   flermn.ii   en-  a  German  en  must bo some deep scheme he was; trenchment containing   from   400 to  pursuing without knowing it. | J00 men,  only  a  turnip  field,  some-  There was silence for a moment or j thing like 250 yards m width, separ-  two, and then Mr. Hetherington went! atl������S "ie two lorces. Lor live dyys  on in a changed voice; with a faraway', he .BrJl������h. had ^ ren?airi ".m Uleir  look in -his eyes that were usually so fench, which was knee deep in water  quick and alert, and in such dreamy I draining in from the road Ihe men  tones as Hugh had never heard from! ,wer.e -without the r, greatcoats, those  iVL w������������������ ��������� ���������        having been burnt during the i  him before  "Ah, yes," he said softly, "and my  Delia who might be a queen or an  empress���������for there is that in my  hands, Hugh, if all goes well,-will put  James-Hetherington's daughter on=a  level with princesses* of reigning  houses."  retreat  from Mons  Sleep was difficult to obtain, as,  apart from the general discomforts  and the need for watchfulness, the  trench was shelled at intervals by  German guns, situated beyond the  enemy's   entrenchment.   To   the rear  CHAUTER XI. ,  Dreaming of Thrones  On the morrow Hugh by no means  excited the envy' of his office boy by  any show of undue alacrity to leave  business.   It was indeed later than his  usual hour when he finally quitted his  office and turned his face westward  toward   Kensington   Palace    Square,  where Delia, who it seemed had been  -on���������the���������ld6'koii.t_toiJuin._me.yjiim in  'Oh, indeed," said Hugh, wondering' of  the   British   was  a  haystack,   be-  I what the millionaire mean.. 1 hind the.shelter of which lay some  "England, Germany, Russia, Italy���������  seventy  severely-wounded  Germans  the hall and took him into the morn  ing room.  "You are late," she said..- "I thought.  you  would  have  been  nere  sooner.'"  She did not seem to expect an answer, but she was holding up her face  to him in a way that made it perfectly plain what she did expect. Hugh  did not'respond, however; at the moment li? felt he could not.  "Not till 1 have seen uncle, Delia,"  he said;   "it  would  not  be right."  ' Her face clouded aul then cleared.  "I do love you to be so strong and j  resi    ed," she' said.   "Would you liko \  me  to toll you  something?    Do you  know I have not lost my temper ouce  since you wore here, yesterday?"  "That's right," said Hugh, "but toll  mc what uni. i said?"  "Poor boy! are you so anxious?"  sho said, smiling at him and charmed  at tho eagerness of his tones, "Well,  tlio fact is, papa said nothing at all,  except that he had better "see you,  And lio lookou at me rather (jueerly,  wltli his eyes half shut."  "L'ni," said Hugh doubtfully, knowing this mount tho old schemer was/  thinking his Imr.ioKt.  "So then," explained Delia. "I told  him wo woro just asking his consent  out of ii filial duty and as a mutter of  form, but of courso wo ' should get  married whatever he said. Only If lie  wore nicn about it, we would he willing  to wall, a mntil.li or two, if ho liked,"  left there by their countrymen. By  crawling on all fours to this "hospital"���������where, incidentally, help was  given to the wounded���������hay was obtained for the trencn; and upon  bundles of this, "through which the  water, percolated with annoying per-  er, or if by. anv chance the millionaire i sistency, the men strove to obtain  had had too much to drink.     . sleep at fitful intervals.    Water and  "I. have been thinking of Austria," I bully beef had to bo brought up from  continued Mr. Hetherington in tho! the rear at night by crawling along  Tame���������dTeamv-tones-t-^-^Uie���������Austr.ian,^i������_grqundi_for_ toy show oneself was  throne is a'bit shaky���������I think they. to-invite a sliot from tire-enemy's-  might he glad enough, when the. old ; trench. ...  mly one little thing. to understand  and then my Delia could have her  pick of thrones." *'  "I am sure that would be very nice,"  said Hugh;  wondering    if the latent  madness he had always half suspected  1 in Delia, had broken out in her fath-  SEEK TO INFLUENCE CANADA  circulars Are. Being Received Giving  Highly Co>rcd German  Versio..  i  Information rec������" ve' ln Ottawa  points to the operations of a German  publicity organization designed to in-  duence public opinion in " Canada.  Copies of circulars posted In Italy and  sent to Montreal were forwarded by  the Bureau der Deutschen, Berlin.  What purports to be quotations of  correspondence between Russia and  Germany immediately before the war  is given. It is alleged, for instance,  that on July 29 the chief of the Russian General Staff gave his word of  honor that reserves would not be  called to the colors. This is characterized,, as a. "wilful attempt to deceive our government." The Russian  Emperor is further alleged to have  pledged that "during the negotiations with Austria my troops shall  undertake no provoking action, to  which I plight my faith."  In another paragraph It Is claimed  that Germany, anxious to secure  Qritish neutrality, offered a guarantee that Germany would not demand  an inch of French-European territory.  The general trend "of the circular ia  that against its will Germany was  "forced" into the war.  The Belgians, however, are charged with stripping, robbing and torturing wounded Germans, sawing off  their legs, gouging out their eyes and  committing all sorts - of atrocities.  Louvain people, it is asserted, attacked Germany's supply columns  "and naturally caused strong measures of punishment."  SHRINKAGE  IN  SULLION  emperor dies, to get some one to fill  it who would prop it up with unlimited wealth���������do you realize what that  Once the haystack sheltering the  German wounded was set on lire by  a  German   shell.    To   go   to     their  means, Hugh?���������not a million, or two,; wounded foes' assistance was, owing  or three, or a hundred millions, but; to heavy fire, "out, of the question,  wealth without hounds and without much as the English wished to do so.  limit���������why. should not wealth without To tlieir horror they could hear the  limit make Delia Austrian .Empress?"   cries of the more dangerously wound-  "Why not, indeed?" said Hugh, ed men, who were being burned alive,  thinking to himself he had no objr-c- they being unable to crawl away, And  tion so long as he was not Austrian so the days'passed, Ague made 'ts  Emp. ror���������which seonied to him as appearance in the Northamptonshire  likely as that Delia should ever be- trench, and this together with men  come Austrian Empress, Twounded, sadly reduced the numbers  "Ah, I see you think I am mad," said   of effective combatants.  Mr. Hetherington suddenly. " j    nut the true British spirit was not  "Not, at all, uncle," said Hugh, sac-! t0 be broken. One man, a "crack"  rificing truth to politeness and with' Sh0t, wearing a woollen knitted head-  one eye upon tho floor. ' BOar>    adorned    with    turnip leaves,  "Honaptirto  and    Bernadotto    Avon   crawled out to different positions on  thrones,"    said    Mr.    Hetherington;  "why should not I do as much?"  ,"Oh, that was a timo of war," observed Hugli.  "Tut," said Mr. Hotherington,  "there is always war--what is life but  war?���������and for 'a man llko too there  aro mare chances of success In tho  wars of battles'��������� well, well, but whilo  1 dreamed of thrones, It appears my  Delia has chosen you,"  "It certainly seems . a sad comedown," admitted Hugh.  And If sho has chosen," said Moth  "Oh, a mouth or two," echoed Hugh   orlngton  with  a sigh,  "I  suppose  I  dismally,  ��������� You i.ear boy," Delia beamed on  lilm, "yon say .lint ns sadly ns if n  month or two wore years and years;  doe.:, it seem llko an eternity to you,  too?"  "It all seems ho strange," said Hugh,  "I can hardly toll you what lt does  Buem like."  "Diiiirc.Mi," smll-d Delia, "Of course,  you (lino hero tonight."  "Oli llinnkH," Bald Hugh, "but. r am  not drosHod, 1 huvu como straight from  bUHlllKAH,"  "Oh that doPHii't nuittpr, It will be  qiillo cnf.'imllle," replied Delia happily,  "JiiHt uh three; but you must go nnd  sot* piqm at once for lie nnd 1 hnvo to  attend a meeting of thnt. bit/.iuir committee nt n ijiiiirinr past seven,"  "Tonight, do you mono''" naked  Hugh.  "Yes, hut. It won't tnko long, Wo  mhvi ho buck lu unio for dinner nt,  eight. I hate Hilly old hiizanrs mid  Billy old rnmmltten meetings, but  there an' n lot of swell people on Iho  committee, llko ihe Dowugor DucIichh  of Doverton and l.mly ("iintlnliiiiii.  Tlioy want papa's money and papu  wants mc to meet, thom, but now you  inui'.| go tfi lilm for lm |h waiting; nnd  there Ih not mueli time before wo shall  hnvc to start fur tlio committee tiled-,  Ini?."  In nervous mm    meiunciioiy   iimk'U  rliiJ-'.'h^i  "i-ril.  -.\. ) !  di.wt t\-r< ji:i tre  to the mlllinniilrr-'H nttuly, in n state of  mind, rare among Mr, Hotherltigton'H  vlnliorn, uf rnrin-.itly hoping for that  abrupt und dceUlvn rufiimil .Mr. Helh  iniiHt just glvo ln.!  "Good heavens, you don't mean  that?" cried Hugh In dismay.  . "1 Heo no holp for It," said Mr.  Ifoth'orliiKton. "1 must glvo up my  dreams and accept you na tho reality;  but 1 admit 1 hnvo had high hopes of  your future ever since you rooked mo  ovor my trousers so neatly."  "Hut you aro surely novcr -going to  amount to my marrying Dulla'?" wailed Hugh In despair,  "It Isn't what I could havo wished,"  snld Mr. Hotherington Hiitlly; "'but  when Uollu linn sot her mind on n  thing, It Isn't wise���������or Hiifo���������to try  to stop hor,"  Hugh took out his handkerchief and  wiped his forehead, Ills lipk wore  pale and vory dry,  "Hut you know I nm practically a  bankrupt," lin Httuninerod out,  "I have lu'on a bankrupt myself  twice," said Mr. Hothorlngton,  "Well, I did (liimc yon hiul moro  spirit," groaned Hugh; "what in thu  good of talking about wealth without  limit und, Austrian Kmpr(.si:en and uo  ������n Mid llien coming down lo mo, you  don't really munii you eminent?" aald  ho Imploringly.  Mr. lletlierlngtoii looked nt Hugh  and hhooh hiu head admiringly, lu the  manner of one who quite understood  tlio deepest gamo Hugh was playing  ,.;,', '.''".''.' (--"l'd 'Mit (U'tiv ii tribute of  respect, lo its olovorimnH. 'I hen hn  went, lo Utu door ulul c.w'cU /Jcii.t li)  lllllllU.  Slw could not luivft been fur awny,  for Khe  appeared  nt onco, palo and  erlngton not Infrequently returned toiHnxloiiH, find,moro ..uhdiicd In iiiiikolt  Minn Hugh hud ever him n her boforo.  "Como in, my ticnr, mho Mr, mnn-  ertliigton im she approached, holding  tlio door open and then cloning if bo-  hind her.  Hugh hud risen to his feet anil Delia  want townrd������ him so that they iitood  oluso together. .Mr, lletheriiigton  oaiue and stood Just opposite.  "Holla," ho Haid. "Hugh has pleaded  hiu cjiiiMii with mich fervour nnd pan-  xion that I cannot deny him, ami i  have given my consent to your mar-  in., fi....-..- :��������� :���������:.... u-.zi-. !.������������������������������������"-v  Od at the door and'entered and found  liU uncle nlone, witting writing at n  desk."  "Oh, there you aro," n Id Mr. Doth-  orlngton, nodding to It 1 tn. Ilo pushed  lit������  papers  nsldo titul  looked  ut  tho  jntme mnn very Ntendtly. hut with an j  absolute blank impression of comiten-i  nnoo.   ".IiiBt Hit down, will you?" ho)  mild, and rin-n ������* Hto'.'u m-uit-d hlit���������������-.'.C,  "8o you want to nmrry Delia, dr.1"  Not knowing what  verh.il reply to  successive nights, and, lying amidst  the growing crop, waited with wonderful patience until a German should  show himself, A pull of tho trigger,  a cry of pain, and there was one foe  tho less.  At length camo tlio climax. The  foe���������unaware, of course, of tin?  strength of their opponents���������put up  thoir rifles and arms in token of surrender, aud advanced across tho field  in scattered formation. The English  subaltern left his trench to' meet Uie  enemy, A private, advanced, but the  subaltern demanded that an officer  shpuld como forward, Tho private  retired, only lo bo roplnced by another private. Again���������this time In  in peremptory tones���������camo the re-  quost for an oificor.  "You nro my prisoner," said tho  MiigUsh officer. "No," replied tho  German captain, "you aro my prisoner!" By this time the German officer had been nblo to olnain u ghinco  at tho Kng'.lsh trench and lt .8 thought  that, although .tlio original Intention  was to surrender, the Gorman, seeing  that tho opposing numbers woro bo  fow, altered his mind, and gnvo a  signal to his men on tho flold. Theso  Immediately began to push forward  hut tho 1'Jngllnli Hiilmlloni, upon being  lliro.,tonod by a' gesture from tho C.er-  iiiuii officer, quickly ror.ll/od liio  Hltitntloi), and shot him dead with IiIh  revolver.  Will  be  Kept Strictly . Neutral  StrJiigiMit orders Imvo been issued  to preserve luiuirallly throughout Uio  I'iiiiiiina eana I y.uno, Hereafter, no hi-  format ion will lm given tu anyone  rolaiiw) to tim ciu'goea carried by the  nlilpH UHlng tlio waterway and onieriug  t..o turiiiliiiil pons.  iI.cho iTiloiw luive rosultnl purily  from President WI'koii h ruoont ihmj-  trullty proclamation, iinu partly from  tho oii'ortH of local British diplomatic  ami I.U.I.',i..(������������ .������#,-.;.t- L" 1.;'.'.';i \,\;.\\  ���������'hlp'i carried coal and other probable,  contrabiinii through tlio canal ior pot*-  slblo triinal'er at sea to German war-  Allp.i,  Navy and army orfleern, stationed  In the ctmiil /one, uIho havo bean cuu-  '.v.""! "(>t to clve ntn  information.  Belgian Mother and German Empress  One of tho Belgian newspapers  published recently tne following open  letter to the German Empress, signed "A, Belgian mother."  "Madame, 1 read in the newspapers  that your son Joachim has returned  io Berlin wounded, that you went out  to meet him, and * * * that you  regarded with priue "the Iron Cross  pinned on his breast. 1 also, madamo,  nave a son at tho war. lie was  wounded, as yours was. But he has  not been brought back to me. I,have  not been able to take him in. I have  oven spent , three weeks praying to  God for him, not knowing whether he  nves. He has not lougiit, thank God,  under the same colors as your son.  I3ut, as wife and' mother, I cau understand the joy you must have felt at  seeing your son again alive.  'I feel no bitterness against your  soldiers for having' wounded my sou  on the battlefield. It is the fortune  of war, but I rellect that it is in my  poor Belgium that your son has  lought, aud, without doubt, held command. It is here, with an ��������� armed  horde devoted io rapine, to murder,  lo the uttermost length of the most  bestial horrors, that he has earned  iiis Iron Cross.  "Therefore, madame, did you "feel  iso~pro"iid��������� on���������seeing���������liiau-as���������you-are.  said to have felt? Did no afterthought trouble you? And, unless  you were unaware of the orgy of the  beasts of hell in our country, among  wnich Prince Joachim has fought aud  commanded, did you assure yourself  ihat that Iron Cross bore, no stain,  that it was in honor of a soldier's  deeds and 'jould cover up no responsibility in the crimes of which my  country has been the victim at the  naiuls of your people?  "Does it appear to you as likely  that a single German officer, and  your son more thnn any otner, can  escape before God and before history  the responsibility lor a joint work  which has been consummated tor  joveral weeks, methodically and without mercy, In all parts of my. country  at ouce?  "This Cross, then, ought it not to  inspire you with a littlo terror besides the pride which the newspapers  credit you with?  "If delicacy, sweetness and sacred  pity'remain the moral adornment of  our sex in all the regions where  Christian civilization has loft its  stamp, every woman's heart ought to  be doubly horrified that human hands  could perpetrate the desolation and  barbarism with which a country llko  initio has been filled, uud,that tho emblem of tho Christ can find Itself in  such a position as lying as a reward  ou tho brtmsts of those who remain  responsible for It before couscloiico  and boforo humanity,  "I do not envy you your pride madamo, faco to fuco with your son  frosli como from the ravaged regions  of Vlso and Dlnn.nl, of Aorsohot, of  Louvain, or Tormondo, wounded,  which Is nothing, but docoratud with  tho Iron CroBH, which lu an Ironic  sacrilege and a profanation worthy of  supremo punishment,  "No, 1 onvy you nothing. And oven  In tho mldHt of our tours, which wo  shall dry, and our ruins,, which wo  shall rostoro, ono day, I blows God,  that thouo of us who havo soldier sons  can chuip llinm In our arms In the  certain idiowlodgu thut tlioy uro sold-  lurs and not hhhuhhIiih."  It is Now Thought That Germans Are  Busy Carrying Gold Out of  England  A distinct shrinkage is visible in  the amount of traceable gold in England, writes the London Chronicle, lt  is suggested that a great deal of  missing gold is -in tha hands of Germans or has been smuggled abroad  by German agents or by neutrals in  the employ of Germans.  Germans in' business in England  have the same opportunity as Englishmen of getting gold, In view of  the Importance which gold plays in  the war, a German who collects English gold is rendering his country very  valuable help, even if he only locks  It up in his safe. Possibly this is  being extensively done as part of a  deliberate scheme.  There Is the still more ominous  possibility that tho golo thus taken  from circulation ia being secretly  .aiven away from t'.io couuiry to Germany. The export of a large quantity of gold in one consignment would,  of, couvse, b? noted and checked, out  at present there is nothing to prevent individuals from smuggling  away several hundred pounds' worth  of gold concealed about their persons  or in thoir duggage.  Hundreds of German women are  leaving tho country, and there are  thousands of subjects of neutral  countries travelling from England to  Holland, Denmark, Sweden and elsewhere. Many may be German agents.  . The facts aro so serious that drastic  action is necessary. Everyone shoulo  be searched for gold botiro leaving  England. i  During the pust three months'the  net receipts' of gold from abroad officially recorded have amounted to  as much as thirty millions sterling.  Moreover, Ave have notes equivalent to  another thirty and a quarter millions  of gold, and Bank of England notes  equivalent to about another five millions. These notes should obviously  diminish- the circulation of gold  throughout tlie country by taking its  place and driving It back to the Bank  of England. Yet tho stock of gold at  the Bank of England has not in-1  creased by . more than the amount  received from*abroad.  The Increased government expenditure, which now amount to  nearly a million-a day, do3B not account for the enormous increase in  circulation, for it is offset by the  diminished requirements- of currency  in other quarters.  'Hence the belief that money is to  some extent being hoarded; that our  enemies are operating against us in  :he manner indicated.  DEFENDS  POPULAR REMEDIES  t  Enemy   Prostrated   Themselves  The- following account of the capture of a party of German cavalrymen is to hand:     .;   -  A sergeant in a French cuirassier  regiment, followed by two men, was  ���������riding���������along���������the���������edge'���������of���������a_w-ood,.  when, to his amazement, he saw a  German captain, two officers, and ten  men come out of it, holding' their  hands up in token of surrender. The  sergeant, having had some experience  of the treacherous ruses which wer  habitually employed by .the enem  ordered his men to aim at the par  and himself advanced revolver  hand.  "What do you want mo to do?" the  captain called out, speaking in excellent French. "Do you want mo to  throw down my arms?"  "Yes, throw down your arms."  Whereupon tho Gorman officer,  imitated by his companions, threw tils  sabre and revolver far away from  him. ' The sergeant still remained  suspicious, and continued his menacing attitude.  "Ah," sitid the captain, "would you  like me to dismount and lio clown on  tho ground?" "Yes, lio down on tho  ground," said the captain first, and  afterwards all tho othor German  cavalrymen, dismounting from their  homos, placed themselves In that  humblo posture,  Tho three cuirassiers woro approaching lo tnko tho group of prison-  'cs, whon other German cavalry  (those latter dismounted and alro-id'y  without weapons) onmo out of tho  wood In little bunds and joined thoir  comrades. Thus it wor that the throo  o'lirnHRlers brought back to their delighted lieutenant, ono captain, two  offlcors, nnd about RO Uhlans, on  whom wero found 800 to flOO curt-  ���������ridges. For this ac' tlio sergeant was  decorated.  It aftorwnrds transpired that tho  captalii in command of tho Gorman  pnrty was Captain V. Rndowltz, con  of tho formor Gorman ambassador in  Madrid.  The Moderate Drinker  That alcohol nhortunn life is abundantly proved by tho records of life-  luKiiruiici! companies. Tla-m; tell us  that a young mau f sound health at  I e ago of twenty who Ib a total .������b-  >i ;in.T, and who reman.h ii lomi ,ib-  piiitlner, bus ft prospect of life of liYG  year*, Mu'. llvu.. lo ihe. average ,igc  of ti.**..7 yearn. If lm In a tibpior, or  moderate drinker, lils prospect of (ifo  mnko-a-nr there was nothing he"w.uiT. iriii^   ,wl,h    ,llV    proa.wtt pleasure .  ���������d less than to nmrry Delia���������Hugh! "'���������������?������, ' nntniHt Delia to you with all, |s ;.!.������ yearn, and h������ In.������ to the av-  tVontented hlmnelf with bowing. In a I "'V hei<rt. Delia. I am only too happy, crago of lit.!) yearn instead of .."..G  ���������ufflclently awkward arid  uncomfort-', 5���������" }m'" chn<fi'������ ������o wlholy.   You will  yearn.    Ho  may  never    net    drunk  I be wc'lthy, of course, ln any cane, but  once. Inn  tho prlco "lio -rIU pay for  Steel Barrels a Saving to the Farmer  Uibriculliig oils for tructorn, Htatlon-  ary engines und farm machinery can  now bu purchiiHod in Htoel coiitninuis.  The Imperial oil Company, Limited,  Iuih been supplying tho trade.for somo  Lime with thoHii uuw puckiigoi, una ,h  iiiiititihiiig lis it-iidiiig guides of lub-  rLittlng oils lu nu-ol lurrelH and half  barrels.  Thlti will bo welcome news to "tractor owner.-!, I'uriiuH'H ami other uaorn  of iubricauuK oIIh, 'Iho amount uf  oil lost In leakiigo from wooden barrels is larger tliiiu Ih gonuntlly rocog-    1.     Ol!   '.iii'V'-d   n'-cr   tho   iHttter  \n  wooden barrolH not only leaks, but i������  apt to guuer uni aim giu, bo Uuu  by Mprlng It ia upoijud mr mvai pur-  Tlio now stool barrel snvoB fully  'J.V,��������� ill Iohh duo u> leakiigo, , ml Is also  n much more convenient coiituluor,  lincU IkiitoJ is supplied wan ������ lauei-i,  which providi'H n cUiau and ecouomi-  cal method of handling thu oil. Ihe  now container can lm relllled indoiiu-  tteiy itnd uorvoH us u eonvrniunt stor-  ign tank.  Cia; oiine and can', oil hnvo long been  "wuill-'d .'vrl'!."tveiy in mcinl paeiiiiges  Now that liibric. ting ollt, un well aro  being supplied In ������tecd ���������arrnlR, it  hcuijjH lllio.y that woooi'ii burreis wu,  ,-iooi  bo a. rctlc of thu punt.  This One Enough  "It takes two to ������turi a tiuarrol,"  .sftiri Mrs. Ctbb  Germans and the British Army  Tho "Bergons Announce   Tldundo"  publishes tho following tribute to tlio  Jritiuh ui'iny, from a momuor of ilio  Gorman gonurul stuff;  "The Englishman is cool, Indifferent  to duiigur, uud to the dispuiibiitioiiii if  i-Tovnjuuco. Uo stays whoro he lu  commanded, Uu uhuots niuguiiicoiit-  ly, extraordinarily woll, After wo hud  brokuii through tho French position  on tho Belgian frontier, it was uoneiul  French's unay that tuuyod tlie ro treat,  our etforiH to drive thu UugliHh lj.iclc  iioro in vuln. Thu HrJtKiu aro a  strong peoplo, athletic and well do-  volopod. tio wu decided lo ������hoot Ua'in  down. Wo ordered our bust shots to  tuoklo thom, but thu rusiKt was uoi iu  our favor. Thou wo got all our arlii-  lory that could bo spared against  .nun, and swept tho lCiigllsh poultlutm  with a ruin of hIioIIh; but how can I  ���������iOHcribo our ustoiitalimotit? lieyoud  A.,: ;:'.."'.1 ^''ent ''ntii������ wo unw FiipIimIi  .-tiHdte.i'H' heiiLH moving, and thoy bo-  ���������gun u> uso Uicir niau utiutii at. boon ui>  ...o cuuiit u.ia clear,  really a cool lot!"  Speaker bays Newspapers Should Investigate Merits of Medicines Before   Barring  Advertisements  That an organized attempt has been ",.  made to blacnen the reputation of tha  popular family,remedios of tins country, uud    to mislead uio   newspaper  publishers into rejecting  the advor- '  tising   of   such medicines,   was the  charge made by Carl J. Balliett, of..  Buffalo, N.Y., at the convention of the  Advertising Affiliation at Detroit.  Mr.- Balliett is a director of the Proprietary Association of America which,  includes in its membership two hun-  i.red firms which mako the popular  prepared medicines of America.  Mr. Balliett pointed out that It is.  the duty of the newsoTiper publisher  to refuse the advertising of any fake or  fraudulent medicine, just as it is his.  duty to refuse any fake or frauduleut  advertising, but it 13 not right to shut  down on all.medical advertising bo-  cause thero have been some fakers,,  any more than it would be right to  refuse to publish all department store  advertising becauso certain stores  have made a practice of lying about "  bargain sales.'  Disease aud death aro mysteries.  People who' aro perfectly , well aro  skeptical. They laugh at the time-  worn patent medicine joke, just as  they laugh again and again over tho  many variations of the,operation joko  ���������"The operation was a success but  the patient died." This so called nu-  mor has perhaps hurt the medicino  business������w.ith well people, but when'  the hitherto healthy man feels a severe pain or illness, he Immediately  wants a medicino, and will bless the  cure whether it lie at the hands of a  regular doctor, a homeopath, au osteopath, a Christian Scientist or patent  medicine. Thero is ���������nothing- moro '  doadly than disease; nothing moro .  honorable than to cure It.     ������  Mr. Balliett refuted the idea sought  to be spread about that patent nu-di-,  cines aro, unpopular by showing that  from 1900 to 1912 the amount of prepared medicines consumed in America .  Increased from $100,000,000 to $1(50,-  000,000 annually. He showed that, although tho American Medical Association is trying as an organization .������  exterminate so called patent medicines, the family doctor, individually,  is not fighting them but prescribing  them. He estimated that 40% of.,the  prescriptions written by doctors today ���������  include proprietary medicines.  The writings of Dr. Harvey W. Wiley, he said, have also aimed to destroy confidence in proprietary medicines; but that Dr. Wiley's ideas are  "not infallible is shown by cases where  his analyses were entirely wrong. Mr. .  Balliett mentioned a case where, with  all the power of the government, ho  fought a preparation as being dangerous to health, and was inglorious!/ '  walloped.  There has been "spread the idea that  a clever faker can mix a few useless  ingredients and,, by. smart advertising,  .s elLJt'6^s^fJtLwidjvin_sJldju^^ ;   whereas, as a matter of fact, the modi-  cine business is notoriously difficult,  and where there has been one success'  at it, there have, been a hundred failures. Any medicine which has no  merit cannot ��������� live, because persons  who are duped into buying it once,  will not buy it again, and the pro/it  from advertising a medicine can oa.y  come from repeat sales to the same,  satisfied people. Therefore, any medicine which has been on the niufiiot  for a number of years, and is sf.ll  advertised, must have'incrit behind it,  to account for its success,  ���������In conclusion. Mr. Balliett declared  that no newspaper is doing justice to  its readers in the matter of nicdmal  or other advertising, unless it investigates, not only Iho wording of tho advertisement offered for publication,  but tho merits of the article advertised. 116 pointed outythat tho fow ���������  newspapers who havo'*beeii deluded  into tho policy of barring out medical  advertising have adopted this gonoral  policy, rather than to -torm an investigation bureau of this kind which,  could, in a constructive and usoful of-  fort, Investigate and decldo what is  a good product and" what is a fraud,  in not, only tho medicine businoBs, out  In every other business which advertises Its wares to tho public,,  Too audlonco seemed lo agree with.  Mr. Balliotts ideas on tho subject and  tho chairman decided tlio question at  isuuo iu his favor.  The German Looaes  How loub mo uisiuiuu jywuplo can  DL-ui' up Unaoi' uie .u.yci.uiuij.wu strain  of  uio  lurnu.u  tumuli  tuuy   aro sus-  UllllUlgi UOl'll Oil bUll illlU UU UlllU, is  OUU  Ui  lllu moat uuuiuaiuib  iimouOUS  tjoruwmi.i; io mo war, wis iwio������ u..iL  iiiunuuuuB ui Germans in puouc una  pl'iviue Imvo Sam mm muy Win uy,ni.  to tne lust niuii���������but uua is inu.o  motoric,   No uuuou cm uo tnui, mo  lOUllllg  Of   UlUbU   V.IIO  in,.}'  ut  IlOlUU   IS  bound  lo  Uo u.  luuor ot euoinioiis  UllpOrtllllCO   111  UOUiU.l.fc,   Kit'  lUOgUI   o<:  tuo coiiinui, tor niey mtvu nut, ,uu ro-  iioi' of ooiug at uio irom.  At ni't'i mu cuHuimy iitna wuru pub-  jIhiiou ui mil. Now inuy aro bo uo-  mcmloiiH   unit   tlioy   can   bo   pruned  only Ul DDl'lngcd lO.'lll, 1110 tOCUi HulacS  uppourlng. rjvury day iliu ijuh.u  'i'ltgoblmi prims a list of thu w oil-  known uoau, itrchliocis, Uociui'.;, law  yurs, proiuHsurs, tcucuura, iiu'inbei'rf  oi inu nribiourucy, uovei'iniient ouic-  luls lu ovury want of life; and the ilst  lu Htaggoriug. Ou a wiugiu day a wuit  known oatiii rmupiiuuud tbo ilea tha oC  twuiiiy-Uirou oniptyyeoH, The Muoiy-  First iiuuiury rcgununt reported iho  loss of no luris than 1Z olticcra killed  and 1G wounded, toguthur wllh :,>���������.  men killed, 1,2VZ wounded und IM  missing In IT days' lighting in llclgiuiii  mm * iiiui.w,   o.i.v.    i -a'.'.v.< n'.'.' i-.'.ivo  uttered vmwho, in Miorter timo;    nut  Tlio" lirTt'iih 'nH tl10 ci������"U'*lty "Hl1" wro liububhuii a  month tutor tho period covered, tlio  wort>t Is yet to con.o.  ti.������ miiu n������- A. prlvalo lottor from Munich tells  ' .   WU1K   ,      ��������� not only of tho growing anxiety at  ������.���������k.  u-.-.^.;..:'.���������:.''.:���������;::   of    .'?!t'.'r   "i.nii-i' o. . ^.ni.iir. ni-nr ttu> intte delav in nnd-  .n ti.le.stu auuoieii   u tiii.rkuU chaiiBo' j|������B the,  Imttlo of  tlio Alsiio,   which  .n the dritikiiig habit* of tlio pco,iio. ���������'.Major Morulit. tlio military critic of  noy uro paironlzou by all classes,  tho    T.igeblatt,     has adiiilttod, but  hut  particularly  by  th.  young und  HpoakH of tlio Innuiiiorablo hospitals  >y tho women.    .Nearly all  largo in-  ^ringing up  everywhere llko  intiHh-  ���������inal  concerns  providu ' plucog   a, rooius, and overcrowded tlio Instant  which  tho  workers  can   miy  either. thoy uro opened.    How  long can a  h or ciml inliW, ati.orir.iiK to tislti.  Morel)   Cty  "That booby liinde a bihuirat klus'ng  ie l.'i.it night and then oult."  "Hut, he H.iyB >ou scra'tiud nil  ,u:d, bli.cKcncil hia eye and stubbed  ti-.n with a luupln."  naiiMi. Hl>i5 (.vHfiHaiiy eudiiro  *Now York Kventng Post.  this?���������  ,  .'rocJiio   Iiourdlnr;     Mlstresti���������Mr.  iiiuii., .mall 1 te.nui.-r /ou   oine moro  W. N. U. 1031  "~  you mlKhi ltitvi. tiuuin u Kiuat ,>|.u:o,  boltiK a tempomd or mndft-Mn drink-      "Oh, no, It doesn't," replied    Mr.        . , .. ��������� - .  y.ni might huvn wUhed for rank and or U to loae 13.75 yoari. of hia lifo, Gabb.  "A mon Hnd hi������ wltv *tro one."' malduuly tw.iUucc,"  of the tAilrki-n?  Mr. lllutit���������No  Uiank you!    Hut, If  you can tender thin piece you Iuto  Woll, a K.tl Iia* to put up a littlo  already surrrti roe, I tha'.l t>* cre������Uy  ObHgod to you."  V mm  ',}  Ir;  1  k  ���������������  "Hi  Jfl:  I  mj  'i \  II.J  THE    NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,   B. C.  ty  V'i  11).  ..'.-1-  I  IP  ".A*  AM  .o ���������  ft  r.  to  DETAILS OF LORD KITCHENER'S  NEW ARMY OF TWO MILLION MEN  VOLUNTEERS WHO KNOW WHAT THEY FIGHT FOR  Present Policy of the Allies is to Bide their time while the Enemy  Becomes Exhausted in Offensive Tactics���������Allies will  Take Offensive Measures in the Spring  Details are now permitted to be published of the new arriiie3 comprising  the two million men Lord Kitchener  proposes to throw into the held at'Uie  decisive moment somo time next year.  The present policy of the allies is to  bide their time, let the enemy exhaust  himself so far as he may by maintaining his offensive in France and Flanders far from his base, and then, when  the attack has taken its full toll and  winter and disease have done their  share to push a vigorous offensive until not a German soldier remains on  the loft bank of tho Rhine.   All this  pre-supposes that the present line of  defence in FriiLce and Flanders will  be  maintained   practically  unbroken.  Military experts say that the Fronch  armies, with tho co-operation of British Imperial Troops, can guard that.  So long as the Royal Navy remains in  command of the "narrow seas and bottles up tho German high sea fleet in  the Elbe or at Wilhelmshaven,   just  that  long  reinforcements  of trained  men can be sent at any time at very \  Bhort notice out of England   to the  point where needed,   The general pub-  lb would possibly be agreeably surprised did they know just now many  trained and equipped men of all arms  are at the present moment available  at British depots, but are being held  bafek   simply  because  the    situation  does not warrant their immediate use  nor the added difficulties of attending  to the comfort and well reing of miny  thousand more troops at the front.  ��������� Tha last three months have witnessed' an unparalelled expansion of   the  British army. * Many    moro    regular  divisions have    been organized  than  ai.yone dreamed    of before the war.  The territorial units   have , in   most  cases been duplicated. and ln   some  , triplicated.   The special reserve have  been  similarly expanded and almost  all these units,    old and new, have  been brought up to war establishment.-  Lastly,' four new armies, each of six  divisions or,three army corps, have  been organized   and are in process of  training, while tlio Dominions,   have  not' been   backward in emulating the  activity of the mother country and India is    also preparing to send army  aft^r army to Britain's aid.    Britain  was   found   unprepared   for war on  ��������� land.   The   public   had been told for  years that the navy guaranteed their  safety, and the last thing    even (he  alarmist   figured   on,    was   that she   WOllld���������sllOl'-t-l V.-be-emnlri vin������r_ am ->rm m, = .  masses of troops on the continent  alongside of and opposed to the great  continental conscription armies.  The outstanding difficulty   is   that  the two million men   Britain may ex-  ��������� pect to have in the held before Uie  close of next year are volunteers,  every mother's son of them, and fight  not from compulsion but by choice  and with a very doflnito idea of what  , they are fighting for.. The' war office  ,wis therefore handicapped at, the  start by a total lack of organization  required for operations on so gigantic  a scale, and also la'cl: of arms,' ani-  munition and equipment of all kinds.  What was available was    the highly  crained expeditionary force of 170,000  men and this was flung into the gap  to hold the gate until the great raw  mass could be' moulded into trained  army corps. Every factory in Britain  was working day and night turning  out equipment and iu the space of  three' months much of tho ground lost  through uupreparedness has been  won back. Most people know how  well the special reserve aud the le-  serve rogiments of cavalry which still  average 2,000 men each, are maintaining the strength of the expeditionary  Jorce. Many also know that the territorials, after three niontns' hard  training, have become efficient troops  and tliat they not only provide, a  large, force of mobile divisions for  nonio defence, out havo relieved the  regulars for many purposes abroad  ana like the London Scottish havo  taken their turn in the Belgium  trenches. But few people know anything about the armies of recent  creation.  Army orders for September and October described the organization on  broad lines. Tlie 10th to the 14tn  divisions the second new army; tho  21st to the 26th divisions the third  new army; and the 27th to the 32nd  divisions came up.by selection from  the duplicate reserve battalions, form  the fourth new army.' The now battalions are raised as additional battalions of the line, infantry and are  known as service battalions. The recruits are clothed and equipped at the  depots, and thence sent to training  centres, where they are incorporated  as far.as possible in regiments belonging to the county from which the  recruits are drawn. The territorial  connection is thus preserved. The  recruits are much older than the boys,  who usually join the army and their  physique is decidedly superior. Thero  has been almost no sickness. They  come from all classes. The gentleman  and the coal heaver stand side by  side in the ranks. The conduct and  spirit of the men .s all that can be  desired, there being very little crime  and wonderful keenness of all ranks.  The officers live among the men and  sha"re all their labors. The men' have  enlisted to-' light and are "tigers to  work. All are pulling together for the  one great object.  All this has not been brought "about  without some hardships and difficulties to be overcome. But tho first new  .army,-under���������General-Archibald���������Hunt--  er at Aldershot has now passed suc-  cessfujy that stage. Tho men of the  now armies do not grumble because  they know the Immense difficulties  which beset Lord Kitchener when he  took office,.and every discomfort is  taken wiui the utmost good humor.  Tho excellence of the material, 4.he  Tine quality and the head work "of  officers and of the N.C.O.'s, the good  progress of training, and cheerful  spirit of emulation which exists  throughout ihe training centres, give  assurance that In due time theso first  four 'of the now armies will not 1 e  dilatory to stand behind the splendid  British regulars now' in France.  How Tommy is Fed  Preparing Food at the Front For tho  Soldierc of the King  Its lull and otticial title is The Manual of Military Cooking, with the additional information that if was "prepared at the Army School of Cookery."  lt is a small but fascinating volume of  eighty-two- pages, and it explains just  how���������lu theory, at all events���������Mr. Atkins is fed. i?'or reasons which will  appeal later, I have been tempted to  rename it The Book of the Onion.  A great many people are studying  its pages just now, and a great many  more. might study them ��������� with advantage���������but that is a side issue.  "Everything connected 'with tho  kitchen should - be scrupulously  clean."   That is the very lirst para-  Daring Feats of Airmen  Aviators   of Allies Have Repeatedly  Proved Superiority Over tho  Germans  "The tactics adopts i for dealing  with hostile aerial craft are to attack them instantly with one or more  British machines. This has been so  far successful that in'five cases German pilots or observers have been  shot In the air aLd their machines  brought to tho ground. Something in  the direction of the mastery of the  air has already been-done."  "War in the air, abou; which we  have talked for some time past, Is a  very real thing today, contained in the  high tribute Geneial French pays to  the work of the Royal Flying Corps,  and tho praise of General Joffre, who  graph   of this admirable work.   ''The  describes tho corps as a "perfect or-  walls of tho kitchens will be swept  ganlzatlon," without feeling proud of  the   part   which British aviators, by  BRITAIN'S FIRST SEA LORD NOT  INFLUENCED BY PUBLIC OPINION  IS GALLED THE FATHER OF THE BRITISH NAVY  Baron Fisher has spent Sixty Years in the Naval Service and it  Credited with being Responsible for  the Present Hijjh  State of Efficiency of the British Fleet  Why Japan is for Britain  Japan Is Ready to Defend That For  Which British Are Ready to  Die  In an article entitled "Japan and  tho European Armageddon," Count  Shlgonobu Oituma, iho prime minister,  writing in tho Japan Magazine about  tho war, says some forcoful things  auout Japan's relation to the west.  "It will bo our ono ambition at this  time," ho writes, "to show the west  what lt is slow to believe���������that wo  can work harmoniously with groat  Occidental powers to ��������� support and  protect tho hlghost Ideals of civilization, ovon to tho extent of dying for  thom. Not only In the Far East, but  anywhero else that may bo necessary,  Japan Is ready to lay down her life  for the principles that tho foromoBt  nations will die for. It Is to bo In lino  with those nations that she is at this  timo opposing nnd lighting what Jho  bollevoH to bo opposed to theso,principles."  Tho promlor continues: "Sho on-  torod tho alllunco with Groat Brltuln  to stand for and die for what Anglo-  Saxons aro ovorywhoro rondy to do-  lend ovon unto doath. It Is Japan's  aim and ambition to participate ln all  world-iiiovoiiionts toward noble diplomacy, Intorniitlanal relations and tho  principle of equal opportunity nnd  pence, and to iv.ovont by any propor  means tho outbreak or continuance of  bloodshed between nations, Japan's  rotation to tho prommt conflict Is ns a  ilpfonder of the thlngB that mako for  higher civilization and a moro permanent pO'iPO,'  Count Okunm (IpvoIoh considerable  ipnco to nn liiHtorlcal resume or tho  cniiHus of tho present Intoriiatioiuil  war. fippiiking generally, ho thinks  that war Is always duo to an unovon-  ness of advancement In tho progress  of civilization, which, like water,  must find Its lovol. When Its force  Is ���������obstructed thoro will bo violence  awid  biuud.iiit.il.     \V.������.   la <ii..u a  lean'i  of tho pvopnurc offered In roMntnnro  to tlio growth of civilization.  Speaking In particular, tho premier ln Inclined to find the root of  tho present war In the weakness of  tho nullum peninsula,   "Llko China,"  \\n   nfflrlr\nt   ������������������JI    (n   f\   nnnfll Inf.   f'������"llrtr   Ir)  tho world's diplomacy. From conditions apnprontly Insignificant ln them*  ���������elves half tho world enn ho sot on  flro nnd plunged Into (11btress nnd do-  clmntod."  Few Wounded Soldiers Die  Dr.  Low  Osier    Anticipates    New  Record Hor Mortality  It is vory natural to suppose that  most of the fatalities of war are tho  result of wounds, but that this Is far  from the case Is shown by some interesting records contained in an article  In tho special war Issue of tho Scientific American of Novoinbor 7, which  gives tho following figures:  In the Crimean war, out of every  thousand of French troops 236 died  by diseaso and only 64 from wouuds.  Among the English troops the corresponding figures woro 179 and 47. Napoleon in tho march to Moscow lost  two-thirds of his army, though he  fought only ono gonoral engagement.  The Russian armies operating against  him lost ln tho courso of five months  four-fifths of tholr strength. The  losses of tho federal armies in the  civil war In two years amounted to  fi'1.2 deaths ln tho thousand, of which  only 8,6 woro causod by wounds, tho  remainder, 4-1.6 being by sickness.  In the Franco-Prussian war tho  losses of tho Gormnns woro 31.7 n  thousand from woiukIb and only 3d a  thousand from Blckr.oss, This is explained partly by tho shortness of the  campaign (seven months) and partly  by tho fact that iho OorimniH were  groatly Hiiporlor ln miinhors nnd woro  ablo to send tholr sick home. In the  ItiiHSO-JapanoHo war tho ratio of  deaths by nlcknoHs to deaths from  wounds was throo to ono among  KuRslaiis und two to ono among tho  JupiuioHo, As for ho pronent. war in  Knropo. Sir William Oslor has mado  tho following observations:  ��������� "I think this war will sot a now  record for low mortality among the  wounded, Formerly, with tho host first  aid and hospital work, a mortality  record of flvo to six per cent, of thoso  who reached the biuio hospitals was  considered creditable. Up to ditto  thoro linn boon but ono fatality out of  moro than seven hundred wounded  who Imvo nviHn.il Iho lin on hnwltnl  at Oxford, This donth was caused by  U'tailUi, ,   ("huh   It   'l.tS  fh'OU  e������< Illl.lt VlJ  that In tlio ntmso-Turklfch war (lii77-  18781 tho cost or ono human lifo was  llfi.oon; in tho U'lBso-JnpanoBo war-It  was R'JO.400. ln tho Franco-Prussian  war lt was exceptionally high, viz.,  -fSi.iinii. 'Huh ih duo ui uio fbiiial.  number of great battles."  in tho early morning before they be  como damp from steam. The windows will be cleaned at least onco a  week;, during the day they will be  kept open at,the top to ventilate the  Kitchen.  Note' those "wills." There you havo  the real army touch. There is no  polito scattering of good advico about  die army, cookery book. Certain  things are advisable���������aud thoy will  bo done. * * * One . gets a comforting vision of hundreds of army  cooks sweeping their kitchen walls  every morning, uot so much for the  s;.ke of hygiene as because it is jo  commanded in the King's Regulations.  And that, after all, Is no bad way or  getting things done.  Those to - whom rny thing connected  with the nobie mysteries, of preparing food is ofdeep interest may study  in following "pages the instructions  ior ihe use oi improved apparatus;  of iron ovens, steel uoilers, combined  apparatus, and other- apparatus. All  ���������.vbe are imbued with ihe spirit of  the army. One apparatus, for  instance, demands ys pound of woou  and 7 lbs. of coal belore it will begin  work in tho ��������� morning, and its sub-,  sequent meals must consist of 5 lbs.  of coal. Thus treated it is required  to boil'water in one hour and' to get  the oven , hot enough for cooking in  ,forly-nve minutes. If it fails' to do  this one imagines that the apparatus  will hear something from the sergeant cook, or be condemned to eat  coke for eight days.  But I said that the book ought to be  called The Book of the Onion, and  that needs explaining. Weii, in the  section devoted to the various articles of diet there is a paragraph  devoted to onions. "This well known  vegetable," it< says, "may je regardeu  either;as a condiment or as an article of real nourishment'; As a slight  liavoring it is considered an improvement to nearly all made dishes."  That is the general principle., In  the recipes .which follow its application is illustrated. Altogether there  are 39 recipes for cooking meat, and  in 29 of these the fragment and estim-  able_onion_ is -included among the in-  gredients, 'Is the.dish baked meat  with potatoes? Onions are on the list  of necessary materials. They are essential to brown curry stew with  rice; meat pie woulu not deserve its  name without them; steamed meat  with haricot beans derives half its  excellence from onions; beef rissoles,  barley soup, and tomato soup all require onions to oring them to perfection. One trembles to think what  may be the fato of the unlucky soldier who hales the' very thought of  onions.  But if the onion is in evidence in  peace, in the placed cookery of the  barracks, it is oven moro popular in  war. At tho end of the manual there  are recipes for field cookery���������the  sort of thing that can be dono in  haste while the enemy is lobbing  shells over tho sky line, There are  fourteen recipes, and all but two of  them include onions.  But, aftor all, the onion is a fascinating vegetable, and it is not likely that Mr, Atkins complains, vehemently If most of his meals havo a  touch of its characteristic llavor. In-  dood, ln tho recent weoks of furious  campaigning it is possible that ho  may havo been longing for a touch  of Its fragrance to reliove the monotony of bully beef.  Yes, as you may learn from tho  manual, many things can bo dono  with bully boof. Every soldier carries a mess tin, a woll mado, watertight affair, which will Btand fire and  can bo used for cooking: Put your  bully beef Into tho tin, add some  wnter and an onion commandeoivd  from tho nearost garden, and boll lt  ovor a littlo flro, Whether you call  tho rosult IrlBh stow or sea pie, lt  will bo warm and comforting, heartening for tho work that Hos before.���������-  London Dally Mull.  their daring, skill and enterprise," are  playing in tho great war. Nothing is  too hazardous for them to attempt,  and they wago aerial warfare with a  keenness which has established for  them' a great superiority ' over the  Germans. n  A brilliant instance Is that of Lieutenant Spratt, one of the Hendon aviators, whose services wero accepted  shortly after the outbreak of hostilities, and whose feat has brought distinction to the International Correspondence Schooh, of which he is a  successful student;  Sighting a Gormen aviator at Montmorency, Lieutenant Spratt promptly  went up in pursuit; Soaring "like n  hawk above his prey. Spratt made it  known" to the German, whose name  was Heisden, ' that he had his gun  trained on him. The German signalled  that he would surrender, and planed  downwards. ' When he was about a  hundred feet from the ground, however, he tried to escape, but Lieutenant Spratt did not hesitate for a moment. He simply droi-ped on the  enemy from the height,of a hundred  feet, sustaining injuries himself, but  securing his prisoner and smashing  the German machine.  It  is a graphic story,  too,    which  comes from Aisne.   A German aeroplane, Hying high, visited the British  lines with 'he object of reconnoitering.  As    the machine hovered overhead,  woll out of the line of fire, a British  aviator shot up to the attack.    The  German saw his adversary,    and attempted to attack from above.   Shots  were    fired,    but   they missed- their  mark.    Steadily    the  British aviator  mounted,  endeavoring  to  get  above  the  German,  shots being  constantly  exchanged as the two machines, looking exceedingly like great birds    in  combat,  manoeuvred   swiftly  arouno  one anotLer.    Suddenly    the British  swung above.   More   shots were exchanged and the German machine was  seen to reel and stagger,    and then  slowly  come  to ��������� the    ground.    Tlie  German pilot was wounded, and once  more the Britisn aviator had proved  his superiority and skill.  ���������.German���������aviators,���������indeed.-scarcely-  know, how to combat the members, of  the Royal i< lying corps. One aviator  says that, although he has' encountered  several  German flying machines,  they all fled.away from him.  French and Russian aviators, too,  are covering themselves with glory,  and the story of how Captain Nesteroff  ���������one of tho n.st men in Russia to  loop the loop���������sacrficed his life in  ���������order to prevent the escapo of an  aerial foo, is one which must thrill the  world. Nesteroff observed two Austrian aeroplanes mFking tlnir way towards the Russian ..positions. He recognized that It was absolutely necessary to,.prevent these aviators carrying information regarding tho Russian  positions to tho Austrians.  Flying towards them, Nesteroff succeeded by skilful manoeuvring in getting so close to one,of the aeroplanes  that ho was ablo ,td llro his revolver  almost point blank at tho pilot. The  latter was wounded, and foil with his  machine to tho ground where he was  captured. As soon as he had fired,  Captain Nesteroff commenced a spiral  upward flight, nnd was followed by  the second Austrian,  It was Impossible for Nesteroff,  however, to take, any .certain aim ut  tho Austrian, and realizing that lt wns  above nil else necessary to prevent  lilm returning to the Austrian linos  with the valuable iiowb he had gathered, ho nerved himself for a supremo  effort, and launched his aorlal craft  full tilt at ��������� his foo, Tho machines  inrnn togollur with a crash nnd descended to tho ground Interlocked,  both avlntors being killed. Nostero:f'fl  brilliant achlevomont boing largely In-  Btrumontol ln tho iuccobb of tho Huh-  slnns.  To Baron Flshor of Kllverstone, today the eyes ol the British empire  are turned".' Britons look to him to  wipe out tlie memory of the 'South  Pacific naval engagement with a  Jritlsh triumph, lt was only a few  days after he had been called In to  unto the place, of First Sea Lord left  vacant by tho resignation of Prince  Louis of Battcnberg that tho South  Pacific engagement took place, and  Germany had to bo credited with the  most important naval victory of the  war. The now Sea Lord could not  fn any degree be held responsible for  this disaster, but wo may be sure he  took It to heart, and that before long  ho will efface its memory with a British victory should the opportunity occur. Wo. may be equally sure that  ho will not be stung by public'clamour to attempt the impossible. H9  cares little or nothing for public opinion. He knows his business, and  when the lime comes ho will provo  it to any part of the world that may  entertain ' doubt  on  the  subject.  Oddly enough, whilo Prince Louis  was forced to resign because he was  not of pure British ancestry, the man  -whom everybody demanded to see as  ais successor is only half British.  His mother was a Siugalese lady of  high .caste, and it is said that in  Baron Fisher's character one may see  the hardy, rugged qualities of tho  Briton intermingled with the more  wily and cautious Oriental strain.  But no matter what his ancestry  might have been, there can be no  doubt thaf, he more than any other  living man possesses the' full confidence of both the navy and the general public. It was Lord Rosebery  who spoke of him as the "Kitchener  of the navy." It is no secret that  Kitchener is not loved. ' Neither is  Fisher. ��������� He is too stern a disciplinarian, too harsh on offenders, too  stony to appeals for leniency because,  a culprit happens to be a personal  friend, and he has an almost uncanny habit of knowing everything about  everybody under his command. "Confound'him!" said an officer who served under him in-J,he West Indies.' "I  believe he could tell you the exact  number of cocktails I drink every time  I go ashore."  Baron ' Fisher's knowledge of the  navy and all that pertains" to it was  not acquired by any system of espionage. He knows ' the fleet bo-  .cause_he_ma_de_lt:Jie_kjLo^Ohe_QffiCi  era because' he works from five  o'clock in the morning to nine o'clock  at night,' becauses he studies nothing  else. He enterei. the navy at iho  age of thirteen, and he is now severity-three. He has spent sixty years  the service, and has held every  office ln .it from that of midshipman  to that of First' Sea Lord. He was  a  captain  at    the  bombardment  of  A popular society woman announced a "white elephant" party, livery  guest was to bring something that sho ovorythlng wan r.lmly to rocolvo tiiem  A ilutch lieutenant writes of the Intern od Ilrltlfihors In Holland to his relatives ln London: "In our cunip we  havo got ..'inn jlrltlsh marines from  Antwerp. The}' rnme on Saturday  morning.      on^Saturdny    cvrnlng  could not Iind tiny uw for and yttt tio ���������twits with nlr;������w covorinKH, pven lin  good to throw awny. Tito party would ; football*. I mippono I shall mny with  H������vi- been a great success but for the, tho boys until th* end of the yonr. ro  unlooked for developments which , I ������hall want my timing gloves, | nm  broke it up. Klovon ot tho nlnotcou mire they will npproclato thorn, also  wom������a brought tholr husbands.        Iiomo English tobacco."  Kaiser's Address to His Soldiers  A Potrogrnd corroHpoiidont of tho  Dally Tolograph sends tho following  order alleged to havo boon issued by  '.he Gorman Hinporor to Ills troops In  12aHt Prussia!  "My dear and faithful soldiers:  Thanks to your volor Franco has  boon severely punished and Molglun  lias boonndded to the glorious Provinces of (lormn.iy. You know also  thnt our pimltivo oxpoiiltjon Into-  IliiHHla has boon a brilliant success,  "Mut now wo niiiHt turn to tho now  tnsk of protecting our hourtlis, which  moribund Franco and hnrharoiis Huh-  .������������������in iiro preparing lo attack. Henceforward our military operations will  tako a now form which will soon bo  Inlolllglblo to yon, my dour Holdlors,  "Your trial Iiiih como���������for you and  all Germany, It is neccuHiiry to con-  contrato our enorglis on the ropulso  <il   OKI    ttltuiutfi.,   M.t,   uiin.i .������tr>i-,   dn-y  nln lo transform our froo country  Ino nnnlaveil and degraded provinces  of Russia and Km mo.  "If Germany Iv- dear to you; If tho  culture nnd folth of the tuition nnd  Kmporor nro dnnr to yon,   you will  Do not make n sli.gle stop backward  Into our country. Itrtnpr.ihor that behind us destruction threatens; It Is  only before us that happiness lies.  For country, for glory, forward,  faithful friends!"  Alexandria, and afi.er the capture of  the city he was called upon to form  a' police force and maintain - order.  How strict he was In this office thoa������  who were with him have teatlfladL  Ho shot the guilty on sight, and. r������>  stored order lu a few hours. It la  said that some of his personal friend^,  officers of his own ship, mho ver*  found with loot in their possession,  wero dealt with as sternly u though -,  they had been enemies in anna.  Never ln his life has Baron Planer  said a word for publication. H������  could no more bo interviewed thaa  the Sphinx. Ho is, as silent as Kit- .  chencr. Nevertheless he has mad������  occasional remarks tliat are. romesa-,  bercd. For example, lt was I'lsher who ,  said that tho frontiers of Britain  should be the coasts of tha enemy.  He is no believer In what is called  "humane warfare," and he Illustrates  his position by saying: "Whoa yon  have to wring a' chicken's neck all  you think about is wringing it, quickly. You don't ,gh*e the chicken Iiv  lervals for refreshment and recuperation.' It should be tho same wlUk  warfare" Ho Is reported to have  made the remark years ago that It  ho caught the crew of a hostile submarine in lime of war he would  string them up to the yardarm, even  if he had to face court martial after-  .wards. , Sor~e" years ago, when tha  French Admiral Gervais visited Porta-  mouth with his fleet, Fisher was told  off by Queen Victoria, for whom ha  had a great, affection, to do tha hoa-  ors. In an interview her majesty  expressed the wish that the visitor ba  most courteously treated. "Madam,"  he replied, "I will even klas him If  your majesty wishes it."  Nevertheless, Fisher ' waa   always1  adverse to alliances, particularly" maritime ones,   for, as he, said, "You cannot shoot a  friendly, admiral tor ignorance or negligence."   This remark  will  euab.'e  one   to  understand  why  he is not'loved in the fleet. When ha>  was invited to    become    First   Sear-  Lord he accepted only on certain conditions.    One was that he should be  permitted   to  ladically    change    the  whole  theory of naval    defence.    It  was  Fisher  who  adopted  the policy  of keeping, the great bulk of the empire's naval strength in' the    North  Sea.   -Before,   his time the navy was  scattered all over the world. Just as  .It had  been  for one .hundred years.  ,Eisher.Ji_OAto^i,_^sa,\?LJ.Uat_tlie_great_  battle of the future would be fonght  near the coast of England, and. thera  he placed his Dreadnoughts, leaving  only a few cruisers to guard the shipping  routes  in   other parts    of,tha  earth. , Under him    the dreadnought  came into exist-nee.   , ln    fact,    tha  modern  navy is  his  work, and now  he has  been called back to use th*  tool that ho created.  Kaiser is Canny  Has  Canada  of .  "Last year," said tho lliiffalo man.  "when  Rome (iennan  friends visited  mt<   I   ittikrd   UUO   of   thelii   *1ihI.   lliey  tlinught of our  American  railroads,  nnd he nald:  "'Tiioy   nre   ypry   food;   Int   our  wlvea don't seem to llko the upper  > berths.'"  450 French Defy 10,000 Germans  For flvo days tlio little fort of  Troyon, with, Its gurrlBon of 450 men,  dolled 10,000 Germans on tbo .Mouse.  Aftor two days' bombardment tho  onomy tried to carry tho fort. Thoy  got within ton yards of It. but foil In  Much numbers that thoy had lo withdraw, Tho next day they summoned  Iho garrison to Hiirrnmlar. "Novor!"  was tho reply. "Then wo shall shell  you with our heavy guns until you  nnd your fort nro but a lioap of elm  dors." They almost hud timo to carry  mil. tholr throat boforo relief camo,  When tho siege wns ruined practically  nothing was left of tho fort, while ovor  Imlf of its (lofendoi'H hud boon burled  ullvo lu tho ruliiii. Tlio captain In  command wuh wounded In twenty-  night places, ami his lioiitouiini had a  leg blown off, Hvory regiment that  imsHuti now has orders to liu.li aud to  remler iho garrison military honors In  recognition    of    their    unparalleled  heroism.  i   ��������� _    Bullet Hcick-d Gcrman$  The (lornmiiH are a bullet headed  raco. Proof of thin has been found  when tho iro,.liU'!i of war hnvo boon  tried on lOngllsh heads. In a case  ii intionod by the Manchester Guard-  Irtll,    lI'Jl   'OUte    '*������������    *<lh,    V.illMia',11    l\lf     lUIJ'  ono present. Though niiido nppareinty  of s'.eel, the helmet.-, were uh light almost as a cloth cup or a straw hut,  and moro comfortable, than a bowier.  Il'iuud tho Inside, whole It touches,  ���������.���������:ia a ring of metal "leaf springs"  .���������mind with leather, which !lj:!itly  clipped the hf.nl to keep the helmet  *n without hca\ ��������� pioHMtiro.   The hr,t"A  Hpi'r.l'    01'     Ulioll     WitK     llliUltt     klM'l'lll     11H  tt-e'l us or'iuiiie'ifal. Tli-'er wero Jai";e  [ ii'i'iPn In It. whleii rive verv ifond  ' vrMi!,'it'on--mu<\, l>> rer that the i>.n  holex that ar������ ������ij,)[io:.i<.1 to vontiAte a  bowlor.  Huge Sums Invested In  and  Appropriates   Part  Belgian Tribute  Tho Canadian government has ask-  id the law officers of the crown ln  London to say whaL action should bo  taken with private property acquired  during recent years by tho kaiser in  Canada, lt is reported that ovor since  iho war began ho has" boon receiving  remittances from this proporty  through trustees acting for him in Uio  United States. His investment of iin-  uioiiHO sums in lauded proporty both  in the Dominion a d in the Western  States began at the time when ho first  warned the banks of Germany to pro-  pare thoiurolvos for financing the Gorman government in case of u European war.  That the kaiser, in making new  world investments at tho same time  that ho commenced'his preparations  for tho conquost of woiitiirn Europe,  was provlung ugainst tho possibility  of dethronement, Is widely believed,  .no opinion guiiu somo support from  ���������ho fact that he has lnsisteu on tho  appropriation to his own personal uses  of a certain porcontago of the cash Indemnities levied ln Belgium and  Franco, One of i.is sons came to  lllielnis In a motor car lo tako away  tho tribute extorted from thut uu-  happy ciiy.  The Arms of Glnsgiw  Tl.o explanation of tho co.if of arms  of Glasgow Is curious.   Uu it nro an  oak U'i'u with a noil hanging ou oiiu  of Its bnincliOH, a bird at the lop ot  Informatioji Was Wrong:  Kaiser's Spies Shot For Misleading  \> Kim About British  A German oificor Interned .with  some ouior prisoners in lrtmuid n.is  given to the English ollicer in eoargo  of tho prisoners somo iniorumioa  which Uu'owl an inlereating .'gut oa  tho Uornmus' view of tne results of  ineir olauorafe system of espionage.  Aucordi". g to iho German ixtfeer, ft  was fully bclioved at Gorman headquarters that as soon aa the British  mobilization  was ordered,  uuo transport workors would strike.   This in-  torinntlon  was conveyed  to tfio Ger*  iiiun headquartors siuif (Jirea weeka  before the outbreak of thu war, audi  wus  fully    relied  on. ' According lathe German, oilicor, thu inJornuu.oiv.  camo from a spy who was supposed-,  to bo closely in touch' with working*-  iniHs organiitutions in Britain,  This spy waa iu Berlin iv'hcn war-  was declared, and later, when his in-  toruiaiiou proved    io    bo fulno, wiu  iirrusiud,    A similar fit to Jjuji    also.,  overtaken several   other npU.n,   who*  had evidently boon uiiuiufuoturing itv-  loriuution for which thoy woro verjc  highly paid.   Somo of theso mon, according lo the (Jurmuu oilicor, tuv������  boon snot.  AIohi definite, and apparently no  curate, information kopi. reaching  Gorman military liuadqu,triers, up to  Iho outbreak of the war, concern lug  rocniiting poKsiblnilus in iintuiu In  tiiu event of war.  All this information, gleaned from  ovury part of England, inu'ajd, ticotr  land  anil   \V;ik:n, coiiiirmod (ho Ger-  iiiiiii  military iiiiiIhii'.iii:ii of the tie* ,  lief that -luu.UiJO would   bo   tho limit  no mom voluu-  bt: oftluinud la  would tiuvo to  tins would lend  aiiij break up  uniiy. a y,i.'w  me tree, nud a siiiiiion,,  wllh a ring i of lirlialn's 1'i.ci uli.ng power. It was  In its niouili, ut tho bane.   St. Kciiti-  guru, in tho seventh cuuturv, tool; up  IiIh I'bodo ou the s'tn of the piVHi'iil  city of Glasgow.   Upon an oak In tho  clearing ho hung   a lioll  to huiiijjid.i  iho ,sa\iigub to worship, lumcc thoo.tk  and boll.   A queen, having lornud :m  attachment to a Moldlor,   g.ivo htm ,i  precious    ring, which  tho king hnd  given  her,    Tin   Mug, aware  uf the  fact,   Hlolu upon Iho soldier iu him p,  abstracted tho '.lug, throw it Into tint  Clyde, and then (inked tho queou lor. .  I(      Tl\n iitiomi    111 iVipm    .iiiii'lifl 1.. ���������������������������   ' K'Hc  hoiU-ved   that   when  till')'   lYCI'llilH     could  liriiiiiii, coiirtf-ripuon  lu iviuii'Uil  lo, and  tO    |/0,llical    (UViltiollH  all ciiiiiicii of po.'lA'.i!  oral eleeiioii, fought on Mm <jik'hUoo  if c'Jii.-icripHon, uari lo bit vim of tlia  uveiiis which would load to lirltah'i  ilowuiall hoirniwlioto ahuiit (Ji.uiu*r  u( N'ovouibor. ���������  Perhaps tlio biggest  und  moot tm>  liIcuHiiiii  Mirprhie    ihat ������.waited tha  ll\c   <v<*  ;i������ld    Mu   n/|vlufiv���������    .,(  K.Milignrn, who wont to tho Clyde,  ciiugul a salmon wiui tiiu r.iig in iu  mouth, handed It to the queen, ami  wuh thus the means of restoring peace  to tho royal couple,  Tho Grain  Growers  of  Hasuatc'io-  wan huvu adopted a novel hcIii iho to  support the patriotic, movement. Tlio  ci'iiinil organization has recommended that tho various units iIucuhh the  question of whether or uot ouch nn in-  her should give the crop off one a,to  of  l.md   earn   year  to  the  patriotic,  fund, and without exception, us fur uni  t'...it bu Ii.-iiim ���������!, Uu- Idti.k.i i i tl,v. i rle '  tr.il organ/ration  arc  "ji-iiig (allowed,  o.it.     In   lulillllon   to   the   "pau'mlc.  mtij" M'honie, (he farmers am hung  r-queH'.eil   to   make   euch   donations,  ajd uro responding readily.  break of tho war was the jmmndtiitA  ,,1'ivnl in in iluiu ol Curiam bpies,  wiiirii I'i.srloticd the hltherOi muu������-  pi.'Cte.d fact to their mn.sterH Mi������t th*  iiasliittHH on which' tlnu'.) men had!  been eiigi.giHl In England was fully  known to the lirltlrfli government.  I Wiui tne exceplioii ol n Jew highly  ' placed poi-Hiiiinges, from uliicli tha  a'leriiiiuiN proliubl> rece|v������i| com*  trustworthy iufui'msiiioii, every German .spy was liiin.i) to IjcotJHBif  "aril, us was ulro, uiml probably,  tho chariot r of ti o lnfornmtlo������ ,h������  ��������� was giving nnd. therefore. hi> was  allowed io glvo it to hu BOfi'mmcnt.  "Yen; Uie ear. a IHl:j Pumyernlcai*!,  , was  wreeke.l, and Joiisry, poor bor.  \vi* killed." ' "  "Woll. it iiilg' ��������� have been t*or������u������. It  might have bum a I'jlt    Puiiipernl*-  1 kol."��������� Puck.  ati ���������TST& K'cTWS, CrjMBimLAMXX BRITISH COLtTMBEfiE  ��������� ' ,f-=  ��������� x-i  ��������� A*   -:*  ���������������   '���������!  !>'    r.,������    ,.,     ,  .      ,-S  w_a ,,-t- * n, -.���������m������*������.j* '������-* ���������,-.**���������> ������c^RK*a.K  .--   ->*I7  ^On    ',,<  yv.;;   -���������;,   <:.  'fti.^ v^vA-A -t 'A-:.:-'-  ?.'AAtf ��������� _���������     _. ii V?  n.   ,v    is.    s^--^ ji<~v ���������-������������������ .**** i    a '  Ai i)n:;v..i- :>riy ,uk! "I oiletware at  t.������i'ir:/j:|t:KJi wiii niakc you buy; 10  r.-i-"i"-.- Toilet: Set: </0;a1' patterns  .-">  f-j"  >  /if  BR  RS  s"  c  I  AWO PROPRIETORS  OF  '   ,  OUiYiBEa-rvAND  BOTTLING  WORKS  ���������:��������� :'"1  -i    ': .'  v-   ? ���������' /'"r-*. '.������'!>���������;>.-, ^*iA.    ���������-* ? i'> fa  .      ���������������������������>;.    'I1; A'   -*vJ.--. -..     ..'       -'w.-;.!  '-. '    l   W  !���������'norland  .' > (k ;  ���������{.tv vy-hyv.  . * j * ���������-.  -���������'    I      ft    .  ������������������������������������������ '.* '������ .������'  #:;   your  Tcrvke  A .- -$-'.-.,,.-    Q-  '.-I     M   1   l#','..1i.'   ���������������,  -. \, '-. ��������� *> v    . v *, lm  k  :'."������������������' S'ilsc'r.oi- Brewing' Coii'puuy's BICKR  A"'.Ak-:';:le Denicrri  in all Kinds of  Wines .'ind Liquors.  i.COND   STREET   '  .->-    .f'.'x-^.s.tj.'-.r;'->/".'..������������������'���������������-.rS^*^^   *"V'V*������������**W,***^*������^MH,*''S  1-  8  yi'iliii a 1 Erllldiili' uu r  i  ������  "-������"* ������������������������*������'"��������������� -M*  - f 4 !������������������������������������.*������ "���������v.*rn**i*m\'w*Mx**em  fi'   p      PMTV    i    i'^  C'/-v, j .'.''. !..-��������� > ' ,i "  '!���������;       -*l',)!i  .'V!"."*,7ri-:'ir;o*" A?Tt<": A������,f1^  .<;o  ','. :*'  ���������'���������'���������-,  /    ,''  \' i-'i,'. ���������  j ���������       o  I   ��������� .-   .', \    .:  ; /.-;  ..',..  f v'Vi \-   i|\  :A;-:o,'. 1  ST divoRiiJ-:'^  n<-' A A  TAKA\A  ClilAiAi'.  ;���������;, ��������� ������������������,'>(��������� ���������--. ! 1 :i   !���������'. i''-'!   A J1- ,"1-  !' '.i- vli-u--. L.:i'i i>. in.  -1-  A  i������...������  )JiI' .Iii':,���������!,. t.i  '".T "''"���������   ,'-   ."'r'i'-. fir'- C. '".  )A A.A-cA A JA.lAAiA)  an-fi  J-.JJ-.'s.j'X .Ai. ^A.\  'ir    v'-fAp'  chf,.     L.li"W  A-i1' ''iv ^.'li.ini. ?.;>() i!. |,p.  !'���������.,.���������,��������� .M.vtiiMj, 'iVnliM-lnV oven-      ttJlY'^OtLM^     J^?*^  t-tul".  lii'V, .]as. I I'.iuil.  eral canclulatc for the  Comox    consi:.l"uoncy,  " ,(��������� A,'^<?^f,i-"(i'<������';'*^Ai:"'������?"**'& "i > 1       j.  -1^-���������AA---^--^���������-^^���������--^ | nris just   returned    to  A ASS^^AAA^^SA^S^^SX^C  &3       NOTARY   PUBLIA  3 DUNSMUiR  AVENUI  "j    E   ...   ,:--���������> r*~* ��������� j^-^,  .������������������       -     WaKlViO*  >\> faOl.lCITOR  CONVEYANCING  CUMBERLAND,  ������vj  TIIK K. S. CUnVlCIIAN   WILL SAIL  AS CXDKH  (.,o-\iox--Union IJay - Nanatmo -Vancouvhu���������Koutu  Loaves Comox, Sunday, 3 p.- m.   Leaves Union Hay, Sunday, 4 \\ m .A ..'  ]?or Deiimai. Island, Nanaimo and \Aincoiiver.  RKTURNING--Leaves Vtw.coiwi.-r, Saturday, 8 pin'  For Nanaimo,- Union Bay and Comox.'     ���������  vSuhject to cliiuijjc without notice.  Mu������������niMiiwr%*j������������'Mani  i..nnuiir������Nuw_nn7rir ���������������������wwt������������������w������.va������������icjMj������������������������i������  ^lTplrav^&'lz^r?Jlr~T���������x'��������� v-nwmwz .vmwcv.'w. ������aMr"^tja**-- ������\������*s*nr.-#^  w^^-tTCTy^.y'rrxi'������������Ki^^Bep^^.qy.~*t<:jxi*t'^w^rj'rr������3rT.-i^  Conios Liberal  j;  ^'.' ''TI fT?  A'lV "j-er-oii r.r  p-irpons, cutting  : OX'T S!*j-"N"!> (". Oi'1 i>  ,- O.'sT.Y ior iik-i'i-i; .���������'���������.( ::t.  '-V .1 t-h Ki������i).:iri.'t:. "n y"i'-r  , i.-l; i-i ii'X i;'.'<:'.'i.'.--' ii-11,  -.-. ,,.,-iU-ly   LK1" .I.l'ili'l-Klt  ; ;X IT.     (' ve IA. ������ 'J';"'!-  '���������    '     ^��������� TJg-ht^r   .  V:\c:,y^ Watt.hsna!������r. icwder end  1 .���������;.!..-.,,     SCAVAK'O!) '^J!..DSrJG.  ��������� imberland.  S. (A  TcninViiiji or  itiinTiT^���������:;rry���������11 IttcIc  ADDRESSING MAIL  n.���������, ,     In order to facilitate the hand  tOUKtlilg Ofi VlCtOry j Hn,.,of mail at the  front and   to  insure prompt  delivery, it is re  , v   ..     .quested  that all mail be add res  Hugh Stewart, Lib-|st.d HS foilows:__   ������������������  a.���������Rank   b. ���������Name       c.��������� Regimental Number   d. ��������� Company, Squadron, Uaf  teiy, or oilier unit   e.^���������BattALon ;   f. ��������� arioade  ...  :t  Manufactured from the ��������� Best  Car.adian    Malt   and    ! lops  ���������.iiti-n-itas^iai-ui nasi miwniwm*iT.������-"E_-������r>  ^y-lXVCMT-^:YK������KAKSKU.nt  t  ilsener Brewing Co.,Ld.  Cumhci'land,   B. C.  a K������in������i3������TW4. nrjcatm  :c  ^ Also Agents for the Famous   U.B.C.  I  and ".New Life'   Beer..   .  I*  t  As  Courtc nay irom   cam -  Daieniny'' in  the "north  limlji>r.!r\voM!.of-!uiYdi-sfn|ltk)dni haVI110"   V'lSltcd.   Callip  x-lo.^nS v, tho  Weili::<Aou Col-  ,^,1    Hvc       ya](|ez     j^  nory '..o'y., or irom or oil tlio iniid  l.  ������  ii>na,f^( ^i.j������^i-4' '-r*  .���������������*! ������������MJC*'f**~l  of ih.-r^iiiil C.impnny,   or   anyone  land,'      CortCZ    Island,  tipjiiiiiT *'!'bbA!! of nnv de"-'fi'ij������lion  .'iiivwlifi't1   Ui'.oii    Uie  (-(..mpanyA  laud w\}\ Im p;-o.-i'.vi:u-'i to tlio full  C-XU-Mt uf tiis'. llf.V.'  \l  LOCKAlilA  (A.'i-.i'r.'il M.'Liifiaoi'^  C(illicrv Co,y,  , ..:y..:,.;,.:,.:������:..:.-:.w:..:..-">H'.;<-H'v  :; dooming House J  iMlinislied     Koom.s      ^ .?.  lU-ahonabK-   KiiU'--������      " j;  <^a������  V ',-'   Third  Il'-n-.".'.* I'vum    V  !'. 15. C.   Ti:i(.phr.iii; ���������?���������  ' Ivxcliiin^e !i!  ,KU\VKNT AVI-NUK   T.  Cnmbtilaiid,   15     C 'f  .     : !..j..H������J..W-H":-,.",.":-*;'-J-I"������":"i-  ,      u. H TARDEU.     J  '",        ;  ;.:;:;;;:,:;.a: 'A' :v:.v.:: . {  fi;:.iiij GRADE STftVESf  "'. KiTi:M.-r.   ini'.ii^n.!-. ^  I  .'iijortsmens Goods f  i' (i-Mcral Hardware |,  kotici:,  Ki'.lin;;" <):"��������� io.-.um'ifivi;s and rail  '.vj'.y c.iirf of Av- lAiloi1 Cullifry  Oi������i.: nil jsy '".v any p'-i'so:', ,\r jitii-  --.Kif-- --.'\ci'pl lain i:ri'.v---L. slriciA\  (M'Oh'v'i'('d. .'''.liiplOVJi''. "Vf ,JHlii-  ii'i: V:/r.isnd^.-.il   lAr .d.uv.iu:;   hiin;-   S'TAlllW       IV.'       IS     U i I i I.' '  'C-jra-mtc Bay, , .-Alert  Bav and Hardv Bav  He reports that m ev  cry place the Liberals  have the utmost confidence "of victory,, and  that manv of i\\t: lead,  mg conscrvatives are  worlvii'K''' iar  lum. Per-  "A^ ���������"1(Ifst [or si"ic:"o"u"0]''c"aTra"-"~*~"  dian Contingent   h.���������Britis.i Expeditionary  Force   Army Post Office,  DON DON, ENGLAND  IV  ^efiaficf  DYE  Works  ��������� high-class'  DYERS AND  CLEANERS  ^-iri.--'  11 V Ml ecV  J'.  K.   LOi'KARl);  Gem:r.ilM,'in.'i^-.  I-'(Mi SALIC W'.-si. half of  Lot ,|, llloi'k !,,, 1't'iiriih avenue.  Apply on premises,  ���������^������������-  Lmlii's'   'find     (icntlcincn's  viuitiuj; Cnrtls   neatly prinwd  at tin: (Juniljci'land News.  ���������.. &������������������������  UuLY  THINIPY  CllUHCll  '-'i-rvio I- fur lir.-.t Sundiiy nfiur Vhv  'IT.  Ildlv (loni'iiiinioii >>.;;ij a in  M:'fit> 11 11. in.  ^ e.%. 1     IA i'h.m I;;.: 7 ii in,  *���������* "*    - 'I'li'i.'N ut   I u.i i.-ci-. ion nil Wciiii'-.  .il iy nt s p. in,  A"  irii-iji- Ariliur UiDchla^r,  Vicnr.  ,'-.;���������    !'���������.���������,���������. I  I      Mr-. Thu''      Li'i'Minn    wa-i    I In1  .viiii'i.T w1 tin- pi'ltii'-nii   r.iD'li'il b>  'I   i-i    i'.iiII'.iI . ;���������  '   < ',���������.,.',:'.   lll'.ll' \  1 ���������                 ���������     I-'.   , ."'  ,    . ... j  t��������� ��������� i."i 1   - 11 uni   1 ">'   i "'���������" -  I.) th-  K,-   f'-iH-l   111!'  A'l.'l  C    A"> of    .-'":  ,!, G..H-!    '-v.ll    .'.-   -.i    ir. -  1,;   A; :il    l-l.     ,-"'-'"; "'������������������  i ���������   i-    ..(i'-','.     OV     V I ���������'���������������������������'���������   !  '.       il.    A'.:    W.-.l,     \'.M-  V-V." Ai* A'-zVuV,'/. '��������� ���������'���������������'". "A1  i|m. 1 *\ 1 (a i'in Sii)U'r.-   on   Wi'dni'h*  >!;iV 11 I'd 11 .  Tin' Coiirt������jii:iy ]'i������.-k'it l.'ail  i.'iin ih'li-'ili'd Ih'- Cuii'lii'ilnml  Ailili-iii'-.   in   a"  holly   coiili .-led  , -.. ��������� ,.���������.     ,1'     '������������������       '    -     rt.'i-i'...- |,.,  .   .��������� .!���������.��������� ..I" 'J!     10.  con (ulci.t oh- the re.-ai.t  bciicvinu" tint he will  be rci.urricd by a !;*n/e  majority  ;VI r.Stewart is hold  ino" a meeting at Bow  ell Rivi.-r tc-ni^ht. and,  Win. !..aw, secretary  of the (.'(jnsiTvative  iisssociatiori a' 1 bi ict  I Jay, will support him  on the   plailuim.  Cleanin?  Dyeing  'and Pressing  Next Door lo Tni'-k nt Oominfice,  Dunsmuir <\vo, Cumliorfind.  ���������H^i������M'^M^^->H'*'W^'W'K"?^^^H^^  ���������> ^���������l������w������������������^���������^���������w-w������������������H-:������������������:������������������:������������������w������������������iv^���������:������������������^ *^w>w-"-x-''!������i--M^M������w*w-:afl  :i: Alww Whtsktom'lown-1  -i_^L_jJ_o S liarrn a n  59  .1,  t  .  J.  .HAS ARliiVED !  ., "Old Sherman,'1 lias anived in Cumberland. u,Q!d  Slieniian:' is a new whiskey iu Cumberland, but it is  j; . not a NEW whiskey; ;'Old Shfrman'' is 12 years of  ���������|" aj>e, possesses a wonderriilly' fine, mellow liavor and  ���������!���������'' aroma and has all ihe; "oilier charae'eristics ol' a fine,  ���������J- old matured whiskey such as only -lames Cordon &Co.  of Glasgow aud Loudon can prepare.  Ask Lite man behind the Car in the Cun.be."iand fiolrj  for "OLD SHERMAN."  Mahret & Co. ^^5*^.  I  -J  r  ���������(���������  ���������'���������  ���������!���������  ���������1.  ���������!���������  ...  T  i  ���������!���������  -���������������  *:���������  t  V  t  ���������2'  :!:  ���������I-  *  :l:  *I������i--2--I--i������-:--I������I--I~I������I-^I--I-^I-������2--!-������:--2-'"I-������I''-I--I- -"j-^--;--:"2-*;---:������-i--i-������y-^������������.-":^j,-j-.2-.*2���������������������2-^t..j^.j���������j*  ,^\\>ii!!iiini!i;!ii:;iini!i:!iiii'iiiiiiiii:Kiuiiji!iiiii;:!!iN!tiiiiiiiii!ii!U!i!iii:i;n  r. 0 111 \ > i :; 111 1   "3  g  Capitul Piiid Up $11,500,000.  I   The Royal Bank of Canada.   1  \'i DHAf-TS   ISSUED   IN   ANY    ClMtCKNCV,   PAVAliLK   ALL fj  I  ,���������j OVER   THK    WOULD. .,   .    - $  Grit your lAanco InvimiioiiH | S]>]0C]AL ATTENTION pni-1 lo SAVIN'CS ACCOUxNTS & inunrm H  [Ji'inU'd    hi   ihe   CuinbcrhiK  i\A:\vs.  >5 nt hi^hoot Cnrri'iit P������iit������"B ulhiwcil'..-.ii Doj.osils of $1 ihmi njiwurdfi,  g OUMDERLAM'T), B, C , Brunch, Opr.r. Daily      T. P. C'Connoll, Wgr   ������   ~ " ~* ! H \3Nin:i "AY, 31,0, J-lrmioh, Cpon I'nlly.      F. HoEWorth, Kpj,  I'Ol'NI.)     NMI'PICI'".            I pj rouilTENAY,   B, 0 , Branch,  Opon Dnilv It. IL Hmdwiclc,   Mgr         [.  Public N'otici! is  lii'i'iihy  yiveu.  ^''/uiii'iiiiiaiiiiiii'iin  dial, mi mid al'ti'i'  llm   lDlh day of  .Mni'cll   1SM5,    llillf t)l<*   pi'()vi,;ioil  !   j  of ilic round   I.y-I.uw of tin1 City    '  nl' Oiiiiibi'i land '-I'ill he '.trinllv i-d  tiatyuiiwni miAaWkkW  laimi-mT-nariTTiirnrr-iifT- '-"'fV "���������"^" -* i^...iuAllBi.������ninai.������i.ii  Wt>������lllalHP  j I'.'i'f.'d, nl' wlii'di ui! jH'i'MMis iilluw-  \! f,    SteWai'l    e\'j.*n. S ! imji' caUle uud Imr.-cs lo run on (.In*  sos himsdf as snrpns  ed at theu'reat change  of public ojiinion in  die   district   and {eels  .'���������1,1'i-nls iii'i- I'i'fjiii ;It'll  |]i    inku no"  tii''1, and i;t'Vt'i'ii    lln'ln.-elvcs   uc-  coriliimly,  l'y order of ihe (lily Council.  A.  "MoKlNNnN,  ���������   ���������!      ,) City (Jlt-rfc  l-A!re   that   Otlvr d.eotor Ciiy llnU, l<uhrutiry :ioth. \\)\h.  ales will he experienc  in^ the uamo. leehni.*"  and that he wuuidnol  he tnvallv surprised ii  tlie Liberal partv prov-    ,,,.,,,.,.       n   ,  1 *   ������ to the L.b-tid in ( miiox, CiiiiilniT  , . . .  Cti     Victorious     111     tlJt-iJlIIIt.   u,.,,,..,!, l.l.u.i   ami lAhm  i'VM' IWlAUt W* MA a-1  Maaiufaoturor of MINERAL WATER  CUMBERLAND  ������rmmtT-r*������r*m -������>tir* v -wti  i   P, 0. ISOX <183  I 1'IIONK ao,...  tiUiLliialii'>aWwr*"ir- ���������ua*������uiwakrt4lManM  'J ill)      I,'!'i 1','IIS      Jll'l'l)    III       tOW"  .-lain f lial   M-\ui Mltl)6oll's l-tl'OIIg-  c-r niipjiui'U'ifi coiiM.'(le a   niMJiirity  M>w������Mwa������������TUBW������������>������n������a������.,.-������,������l������avifK������������n '(���������wwn  "V!    i    f������^ |t>,   ^^    ^^t,.,    fn "\  <0r  -I ���������������  i i-,.  , i  i ; i ��������� ; . t vi '���������- ���������!    A ni'd  VI'-.* Un  ,   .     '".liiria Times.  I   ���������. I,! ��������� -    ill.-., ,!.i-   :.!r,     , l.ii.N .'I -, |  {  ICUlliinC e!"CUon. -\'\r-\\.n,   .-m   t!yv    f ���������������!    tliub   Air,  j������- ���������!  in: j -Ay .--CAiirii'iny U"i'-- j  J.   N.   "MOA-.'OD      T'-norT-rrcroi-.  Kiii'lifh -1 x Hll"TON alwuyn <n. mu     >i!������">. l1''" f-i'ii-m'- Mil '-'���������'AV. 'AV,'A  .   ,   , 1)1 ; .'   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