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 /: ������������������Zegisiaiive r ;������,'���������  v -; >. ..'.\4*.. -. y1 OJ:ary o-, "���������,;-;  - ^lorarv-,  r  Kettle Valley Qrchardist  V  t         1  .    N  -     ^  ��������� >f4  "1  to  t  o  FOURTEENTH YEAR���������No. 24  GRAND FORKS,  B. C, FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 1915  $1.00 PER\YEAR  I  i  IRI SESSION OF  EITY COUNCIL  The' session of the city council  last Monday evening was brief,  there being a paucity of important  - questions to come before tbe board.  The business transacted was mainly,  .of a routine, nature,, inclnding the  allowance of the monthly accounts.  Mayor Gaw and- Aid. Bickerton,  Bonthron, Donaldson, Manly, .McCallum and Smith "were granted.  Returning Officer Huton reported  ^he^reBult of the poll on  the  hospital aid bylaw; ��������� ' , - "  "Mr." Santano addressed  tbe coun-  ���������   cil -'and   asked for a rebate of   his  ' "water .bill   to   the   minimum" rate,  owing to sickness and out  of   em-  ,'   plopoaent. The .request was granted:  ^   .   On motion  of   Aid.. Manly   anc  '  Bickerton; .the bo lrd  of trade  was  voted a grant of $150, payable-after  the 1st of Augustr    Aid. Bickerton,  in speaking on. the resolution, said  -' he' supposed it would  be  necessary  "to give   the  board K something   for  .   publicity  work,' even   though  the  eity might afterwards be compelled  \to support some of the people   attracted "here.. ���������    ~7  The abairman  of  the   board  of  ''works reported.- that .satisfactory, ar-  ['  rangements   had. been   made  with  Mr Larsen for the,.construction of a  cement, sidewalk, in   front-of the  Hotel   Province,   and  the work   of  - laying   the   same   \\a< now in progress.    Mr.~Larsen   had   paid   into  the eiiy treasury the amount of the  cost above a board  walk.    He  also  reported that Mr. Dinsmore had refused $50 for the gravel on  his  lot.  The final  adjustment of matters  in.connection with the fill on   Winnipeg   avenue   was  referred   to the  chairman of the board of works..  The chairman of the health and  relief committee reported that recently he had been compelled to re-^  fuse aid to a number of applicants.  He also stated that the resiients of  '"Little Eholt" had deposited large  quantities of rock, taken from their  properties, in the strerts. He wished  to know if the city team would be  justified in removing them on cleanup day. The other members of  council thought tbe owners "of the  properties from w hence they came  should be requested to remove them'.  He recommended that the health  officer be instructed to inspect milk  and dairies twice monthly.  On motion, the chairman of. the  health and relief committee was instructed to notify, the health officer  to inspect creameries and muke  milk tests monthly.  The hospital aid bylaw was recon  side red and finally passed.  The chauman of the cemetery  committee reported that he bad not  yet obtained an estimate of the cost  of a permanent fence around the  burial grounds.  During   a    discussion   on   relief  The Rainbow and Niobe   ,  In "an interesting review ot the  naval activities on the Canadian Pacific and Atlautic coasts Hon. J. O.  Hazen, minister of the naval Bervice,  referred in appreciative terms to the  work of .the Rainbow and Niobe as  well as .the auxiliary craft" which  were taken over by the admiralty.  The'Rainhow, it will be remembered,  was in commission-when the war began, but. unfortunately the Niobe  was lying dismantled in Halifax and  it -was almost two months before  she 'was made ready for service.  Finally she was attached - to the  North Atlantic squadron and has  been doing duty ever since.  The Rainbow was able to render  service of the greatest importance  from the very start. She was despatched to the south to protect the  sloops Angerine and Shearwater,  then proceeding north, and since  that time has been associated with  the Newcastle and Idzurno in guarding the Canadian frade routes It  was the six-inch guns of the Rainbow that kept the Leipzig at a distance during the first few weeks of  the war, and undoubtedly were it  not for her presence in the Pacific  some of our liners would have suffered from the depredations of the  kaiser!s cruiser which now lies at  the bottom of the Atlantic. When  the" war is over "both the Niobe and  Rainbow probably will revert to the  status of training ships, for which  they ' were acquired, but, whatever  happens them they never again  will be targets for the ridicule of a  lot of c ieap politicians  NEWS OF HE CII?  The board of trade, at its meeting  Tuesday nighty discussed matters in  connection with the growing of  sugar beets in the valley and the  ultimate establishment of -a beet  sugar factory here. The secretary  was instructed to gather ajl the data  obtainable on the subject, and a  committee was appointed to interview E. C.Hunt, assistant provincial horticulturalist, and requesl bim  to induce the government to plant  small plots of sugar beets in different parts of the valley in order to  ascertain where the best results can  be obtained Two new members  were elected to the board. '  The Red .Cross society has ap  pointed ^Tuesday, April 20, as the  date on which socks will be received  for the soldiers. A committee of  the Daughters~nf the Empire will be  at tbe old McKim & LeRoy store,  on First street, on that day from 10  to 6 o'clock to receive gifts of. these  goods.  While out driving last Sunday  afternoon, Mrs. Mann and her  mother, Mrs. Rutherford, m^t with  an accident .and received slight injuries. ^The horse took fright at an  auto and overturned the buggy,  throwing the ladies to the ground.  Mrs. Mann-received-a cut on the  head and Mrs. Rutherford was  stunned. Theyrecovered sufficiently in a short time to return home.  mary of Results, 1914," Dr. Charles  E. Saunders, Dominion cerealist,  recommends the following varieties  of grain for the" province of British  Columbia:  Winter "Wheat���������Kharkov or Turkey Red (aspecially where the winter is dry), Egyptian Amber, Dawson's Golden Chaff, the last .mentioned for pastry or biscuit flour.  Spring Wheat���������Red Fife, Marquis  and Huron.  Oats���������Banner, Ligowo; for very  short seasons and fair rainfall, Dau-  beney and Eighty Day.  Barley���������-Manchurian, Odessa and  Ontario Agricultural College, No.  21, six-rowed varieties; ^Swedish  Chevalier, Early Chevalier and  Canadian Thorpe, two rowed varieties.  - -Peas���������Arthur Selected for early  ripening; Chancellor, Golden Vine  and Prussian Blue among the best  other varieties.  Owing to the varied climates-of  British Columbia, only a few general  suggestions are here made.  The Stoned Strait  A progranrof high class music by  a number of Grand Forks vocalists  and instrumentalists was rendered  in splendid form at Tuesday evening's musical arabesque in the Bap  tist church.  A Hindu was recently detained  at Marcus for passing a cheque in  Keremeos that did not belong to  him. Chief Simpson, of Greenwood, went down after the prisoner  last Thursday.  A. Dundee, of the Canadian Bank  of Commercfi at Greenwood, has  been transferred, to Vancouver. J.  Campbell, formerly of'Grand Forks,  Is filling his place in Greenwood.  work, Aid. Donaldson expressed the l  opinion that, instead of handing out of gr.aft and cuPidity ^ ������tlawa with  -������������������',-���������' ...    ! relation to supplying  of equipment  for   our  soldiers in   the field.    The  A Forty-Two Word Speech  That "brevity is the sou]  of  wit"  is a statement re.idily   accepted   by  all, but how many of us ever stop to  contemplate what a golden treasure  this quality  of  brevity   really  is���������  the power to express one's thoughts  clearly,   forcefully,   but    concisely  withal?  In these days of eight-hour parliamentary speeches and seven hundred and fifty page court   briefs, it  is very refreshing to note that  there  are still to be found those -who .ap  preciate the value of  brevity.    The  f ������rty-two word speech  of   President.  Ciolidge of tbe Massichuselts .state  senate,   in   thanking  hi:?  colleagues  for his eleci >n to the post of presid  ing   officer,   has   won sincere praise  both for its length  and   its   subject  matter.  "My sincerest thanks I offer you  Conserve the firm foundations of  our institutions. Do your work with  the spirit of a soldier in the public  service Be loyal to the commonwealth and to yourselves. And be  brief; above all things, be brief."  Only one word, the first one,  could have been left out, observes  the Springfield Republican, but this  is not said in-criticism. The Sun man had the pleasure of  attaching   a   war   tax   stamp to a  The following from the Winnipeg ! cheque today.    The financial  crisis  Free Press expresses the  sentiments' 0f the war is over.  of the great majority of the people]    of Canada, in these critical times:' The new war tax stamp arrived in  '���������The people of Canada are literally , Crand Forks this week on our civic  sick over the disgusting  revelations clean-up day  At the last meeting of the board  of school trustees R. F. Petrie was  awarded the contract for furnishing  the school with its stationery supplies. .   ���������   '  Mrs. James Blake has returned  from a visit with Mrs. G. A Kendall  at Greenwood.  W. B Willcox, formerly publisher of the Phoenix Pioneer, is  visiting friends at Marcus.  What a wealth of "classic myth  and ancient legend lies behind the  pomp and wreck of history that tbe  shores of the Hellespont, or Dardanelles, have witnessed!  Why is it called- the Hellespont?  Because "pontua" means a sea, and  because the Greeks- named this particular sea for Helle,the goddess who  fell into its waters while she was  riding through the air above them  on the ram of the Golden r-leece.  Through the same strait at a later  time sailed Jason and the Argonauts, in search of the Golden  Fleece.  Why the Dardanelles? In honor  of Dardanum, a city that Greek  colonists founded on the strait not  far from ancient Ilium, the Trov of  classic history. Ilium! The walled  city of- Priam, the descendant ot  Dardanus, that the Greeks captured  by craft the ten years' siege of which  Homer sang.  The plains w'here Agamemnon led  his Argive hosts echoed last month  to tho thunder of guns on the British battleship Agamemnon. Near  by towers Mount Ida, where Aphrodite won the golden apple, the prize  of beauty that led to the war and  woes of Ilium; and where the gods  gathered to watch the embattled  Greeks and Trojans.  Farther along stood A bydos and  Sestos, facing each other on the  mile-wide strait that Leandcr swam  once too often to meet his sweetheart  Hero, who found his body on the  shore. Thither, in 334 B. C, Alexander the Great led the Greeks  who sought   more   worlds   to con-  PERFQRMANCl  The production of   "In  Gay   Bohemia" at the Empress theatre last  Friday evening by local talent was a  social, artistic and financial triumph.  Many  professional  so-called  comic  opera companies   have visited the  city whose performances  have   not.  been as meritorioue as the one presented  by  our own   people.     The  bouse was crowded, all the available  standing room being taken   early in  tbe  evening.    All  those  who took  part in the entertainment  acquitted  themselves  in    a   most   creditable  manner.    There is censure for none,  but praise for all.    E. F, Laws, who  trained  the   performers, and  under  whose  personal   direction   "In Gay  Bohemia" was   presented,   deserves  an extra plaudit for the   thoroughness of Jis work   and    the   pleasing  manner in which the play- was   rendered.    The treasury of the Daugh  ters of the Empire has been swelled  by this entertainment.  the   ratepayers'money   as  charity, I f  people in need of aid should   be  re-1 diriy hand of the corrupt heeler has  week  quested to render the city some ser-' taken toll from everybody.    The re-  vice for it.    After an expression   of sponsibility   for   the  disgrace rests  the   views   on   this   subjact by the upon the Borden government. When  James McGregor, mine" inspector,  visited   the Boundary   camps  this  .. , .   .,    .      ,     ,.    , -it made the fitting out  of  the  con  other members of  the board, all  of  Ungent an oppo*turjity for the ex-  Varieties of Seed Grain  In Bulletin No. 81 of the  regular  series issued by the director of the  whom agreed  with  Mr. Donaldson, ' ercise 0f . party   patronage it made'Dominion  experimental  farms and  the council adjourned. these scandals inevitable," ''entitled "Division of Cereals:  Sum-  quer; and there, a century and a  half before, Xerxes had crossed on  the famous bridge of boats, with his  Persian millions���������a force that, a  year later, went straggling back in  overwhelming disaster. There also,  in 1355, the Turkish torrent poured  across into Europe.  "The sea! Ths sea!" cried the  Greeks who, under Xenopben, bad  reireated from Persia, and wbo at  last bad reached the "Pontus  Euxinus," the "hospitable sea," as  the Greeks euphemistically called  the Black Sea.  Not less grateful is the sight of  the Sea of Marmoja to the Knglish  and the French as they leave the  demolished forts of the Dardanelles  behind them.  Payment of War Tax  The post office  department, having given notice a week or two ago,in  connection with the war revenue act,  that all letters'and postcards mailed  in Canada for  delivery  in Canada,  the United  States or Mexico, and  letters   mailed   in Canada  for  delivery in the   United   Kingdom and  British   possessions     generally,    or  wherever the two-cent rate  applied,  should in addition to ordinary postage carry a one-cent stamp as a war  tax,   and   also   having notified the  public that such  war  tax, while it  should be paid   preferably   by    tbe  postage   stamp   marked 'war tax,"  could, if such stamps were not available, be __ paid   by an ordinary one-  cent postage stamp, is now   issuing  further notice to the effect that postage stamps may be used for the prepayment of   war   duties   on   bank  cheques,    bills   of   exchange,    promissory notes, express money orders,  proprietary   or   patent    medicines,  perfumery, wines or  champagne, as  well as upon letters and  po=t cards,  postal notes and  post  office money  orders, the intention being   to   provide   facilities   in   those portions of  the country where excise stamps are  not readily available.    This in  view  of the fact that postage stamps   may  be  obtained   at  all points over the  whole   country,   in   many    places  where there is no collector of inland  revenue   and    no   inland    revenue  stamps could be obtained, is a  distinct convenience to the public, and  no Joubt will   be largely taken   advantage.  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Min  April 9���������Friday  32  10���������Saturday  33  Max.  07  11���������Sunday,  12���������Monday  42  13���������Tuesday  -1������  11���������Wednesday... 34  15 -Thursday  31  73  ()(!  00  Gi)  70  llll'lll  Rainfall  0.26  Assizes will be held in Greenwood  Youths' Companion,  on June 11.  \<u^jujjmMiwmxm������aumauaimi i^.eiwr^r^jrwswsarw!?w;xiB,rH  THE'' SUK,   GRAND    FORKS,    B. C.  General French  a Good Soldier  Field  Marshal is a:Master of Modern  V Military  Tactics  Some years ago elaborate manoeuvres were held at Altlershot; in  England. The regular war correspondent of a .London paper was invalided at the time* A greenhorn was  sent clown to cover the review.  "I was in despair," lie said later.  "( know nothing of military affairs,  but' if was essential that l" succeed  ���������with  tbat assignment.'' *    '���������  By some chance he foil in with a  spare, dumpy, red faced, old gentleman. Tho old gentleman didn't look  like a. soldier. Jle wore no uniform,  lie didn't even carry a stick. I-Je was  leaning against a fence when the despairing correspondent' encountered  him.  , SEE THE COCKSHUTT AGENT,  GET ONE TO CLEAN ALL THE WILD OATS OUT OF YOUR WHEAT  en  Desire to Climb is Natural  C. P; R. Improvements  "What,'' asked that individual, pile-  ously, "are they doing, now?"  The    old   gentleman 'discovered the  ���������    youngster's plight.    Then lie said he  .thought' lie could help him.  "[ know more or less ahoul this  sort of thing," said he, modestly.  "Beastly technical, you know. Perhaps  you'd better take rather careful  .notes."  So the boy took careful notes,-and  the old gentleman told him all about  the manoeuvres. That report made a  war correspondent out of a previously  harmless reporter. He's over in  France now,"dodging arrest and bullets. . When he'said goodby he diffidently expressed his  thanks.  "Will you tell me your name?" he  asked.  "O, French," said the other carelessly���������"Sir John French."  French is now the field marshal in  command of the English forces in  France. He conducted a retreat following the disaster of Moms which  has been called by critics one of the  finest feats of arms in the history or  ���������British arms.  1-Je has been named as .the foremost  cavalry leader in Europe. 'He was the  one British general whose reputation  was enhanced by the war in South  Africa. /  He   was   uniofrmly successful.    No  one,  perhaps, except  the    men most  intimately  concerned,   know  whether  there was over any personal hostility  between French and Kitchener.    But  the injudicious friends of both kicked  up  a mighty  shindy.    They insisted  upon comparing the record   made by  the two men in Africa.    French had  many victorious   battles to his credit.  It     was  pointed  out  that Kitchener  only laid claim to one���������that being the  defeat of Cronje���������and  that he would  not have Avon  this fight if French's  .'1,000   cavalry���������men   and    horses   exhausted   by  fantastic   exertions���������liad  not come up from. Kimberly in time  to arrest Cronje's'retreat.  ^ Whatever may be  the -truth,  it is  certain that the two men have worked well in double harness since  the  present war began.   French had been  made Field Marshal 24 hours before  Kitchener took the portfolio of Secretary of State for War. Kitchener lias  repeatedly given praise to his subor-  inate    for    his service    in the field.  French has had no opportunity to be  equally generous in public.    But   not  long ago a staff officer is said to have  complanied to him that certain men  and'supplies which were solely needed had not yet arrived  Canadian ���������Soldier  is a  Queer Animal  to the  Englishman  ''To 'the average - Englishman,   the  Canadian volunteer is a very sliange  animal,  indeed,"  writes Lieut. Wine-  gard, formerly of the Daily IVLail staff,  and  no.w  with the  Canadian contingent at Salisbury,:to a friend in Montreal.     "That: he   drinks ��������� his   whisky  'straight,' spends his month's pay in a  night, and is truly proud  if the fact  that he was born in Canada, are only  a few  things  that make  him an  unanswerable riddle to soldier and civil  ian alike  on  tins  side of  the  water.  "And so it has come to pass that,  failing   to  comprehend,  tlife   ISnglish-  man merely smiles his/lack of appreciation and makes the comment that,  to  him,  covers our sins and virtues  alike���������'He's a  Canadian.'  "This' extremely logical  conclusion  I wiLh regard to the men from Canada  was only arrived at after a, long and  sincere effort to reach the truth out  now it appears to tatisfy all concerned���������-ourselves most.of all.  "When 1 say that the Englishman  gave us up only after a\ sincere effort  to know why we did as we did���������or  didn'F do as he did���������I know whereof  I speak. But the Englishman made a  .fatal mistake when we first landed  in this country. He tried to.'kid' us.  actually endeavored to beat us at our  own game! And the result left him  a sadder though probably not a,,wiser  man.  "Having learned that Canadians  thought the Englishman entirely ignorant of our country, they just "'kidded us on this point Peoph? asked  for- stories of dark forests and treacherous Indians���������and got them. Instead  of the indignant protests and explanations they expected, they were fed  with stories of the forest primeval  that made their hair stand on end.  " 'Guess you've got nothing like this  in Canada,' said a Londoner to a  khaki-clad Montrealer. 'This' was a  paved street, and the Londoner wait-  eel for a graphic description of  Can-  University   Professor   Says  trite   Exercise Develops Muscles anci Gives  the Young Confidence  The tendency to climb is a natural  instinct and of great value in leading  the child to'practice an activity that  is of fundamental importance in promoting tho best development of the  shoulders, chest, back and thighs, and  particularly the grcr.t muscles of the  back, shoulders a:\d arms that are  brought into action more and;r-.ore as  the child essays to climb higher and  into places requiring greater use of  the arms, writes Professor George  W. Ehler, of the University of Wisconsin.  ���������The-value of this instinct to climb  is further shown'by the great pleasure of the child in; climbing about  .structures under construction, upon  the roofs of buildings, into trees, leading later to the climbing of ropes and  the uso of suspended ring;; and bars.  Certain groups of muscles and ligaments that are essential parts of the  mechanism maintaining tho upright  position can -secure no adequate natural exercise except through the practice  of these climbing movements.  Firrtherniore, these activities afford  the only means whereby courage and  confidence may be developedand fear  and cowardice be prevented in situations involving unsteady support or  elevation above the ground. These activities, therefore^ are of vital importance in laying a \surc foundation for  the child's later physical and mental  and moral efficiency, and they should  bes encouraged and promoted. - They  are usually diseou.'-ag.-cl and'prevented'.  Bettor tho dauge. and pain of many  "broken bor.es when they a;e easily  mended than inefficiency of spine and  heart and lungs (hat may become a  permanent' handicap. Better, even, a  broken neck and death in infancy ur  childhood .ban a spirit with a 'veilow  streak."  They are not due for two days,"  said French. "Then they will be here.  Kitchener is seeing to it."  French isn't at all the sort of man  in appearance one expects a cavalry  leader to be. He is short and squat  in figure: His seat upon a horse has  been called absolutely ludicrous, although it is considered that few  horses can master him.  ; He is a quiet, unassuming man, who  rarely speaks until he is spoken to,  unless among friends. Then he is a  most excellent companion.  For all his kindness and his diffidence he is hard as nails when duty is  in question. He does not excuse In-  competence or slackness. One of his  Tommies once put the. case very neatly-  "Ole French," said ho, "don't bark  much���������but doesn't he just bite!"  French is 03 years old now. Pie  comes of an -old Gajway family. His  father had been a commander in the  Royal Navy, and French" himself  served four years in it. But the service never appealed to him, and after  a time he retired and made a try for  the army. The competitive examinations kept him out of a -ommission  and so he got in "through the back  door"���������by taking a commission in the  militia and obtaining a transfer. His  promotion was reasonably rapid.���������  Herbert Corey.  To Insure Personal Effects on Ships  The London board of trade has prepared a scheme to insure the effects  of officers and captains in the mercantile marine avIio have suffered  heavy personal losses owing to seizure. The plan is that the state issue  policies at u premium of four per  cent, per annum; that each policy  should be issued for six months and  that the maximum r.um to be insured  ho ������75 for captains, ������50 for officers  and pro rata rates for engineers, seamen and firemen,  ada's largest city  "No,' it's mostly woods yet,' replied  the "-Canadian, . 'but we make little  clearings for the missionaries and  manage to live by shooting -an occasional pole cat. The only thing I  .don't like, about England is that they  make us wear clothes. Besides���������' But  the Englishman had fled. He would  not try to kid any more Colonials.  "This was the first effort made���������  this and similiar attempts���������to understand the Canadian. More kindly efforts at a later-date met with no less  discouraging results, as the story: of  a well known 'Varsity man and footballer will "show- '  "Invited by some friends who have  lived in Canada to meet some 'interesting Canadians' at Christmas dinner  a very well intending- but somewhat  patronizing maiden lady engaged the  'Varsity man in intelligent conversation. She learned that all Canadians  worked their wa; through college,  and turning suddenly to the Toronto  man (whose father - is a millionaire  several times over), asked him what  he did in. the summer.   ���������r  "Only for an instant did the Canadian flounder���������and then���������Oh, I work  in a circus���������travel from Quebec clear  .through to the coast.'  " 'How interesting,' said the lady,  not observing that everybody in the  room was hanging on her words, 'and  exactly what do you  do?'  "'Water the camels,' the 'Varsity  man told her solemnly, amid dead  silence. Then, as an afterthought  'and beastly thirsty things they are,  -too.* ,������������������;���������;..���������.���������::.- ������������������--'  "And so, while -'He's a Canadian' is  the only answer to the riddle of the  volunteer from our country, we are  accepted with all our faults and welcomed everywhere. In the towns and  cities .and among, the English regiments we are given the hand of goo-d  fellowship, while our_jnany eccentricities are taken as" a matter of  course.  "We are Canadians, and the very  Maple Leafs on our caps that makes a  Colonel help a bugler out of a scrape  has taught us what that means. Perhaps we did not fully realize it in our  own country, but the 'Hullo, Canadian!' with which we hail all wearers  of the Maple Leaf out here, helps us  to understand. And the more we understand the more puzzled our English comrade becomes.  U.  S.  Soldiers will  Fight for the Allies  Movement Afoot to Form Regiment or  Brigade-  Efforts are being, made by a number of officers of the United States  militia and National Guard, some of  them of high rank, to form a regiment  or brigade oHheir compatriots for  service at the fron'; with the allies.  The department of militia: has for  months past been in receipt of daily  applications from- American citizens  for/permission to join the Canadian  expeditionary forces. The department of militia could, of course, take j  no direct action-in encouraging-enlist- -    ���������.,  inent by citizens of a neutral country,   we are doing with a view to���������the. en-  but the answer in each case has .been j couragement  of mixed    farming and  Huge    Sums to be Spent by the Company   in   the   West  This   Year  -.Mr. Grant Hall, the newly appointed vice president and general manager  of  western   lines   of' the' C.P.R.,  has  made the following statements regarding the extensive developments undertaken by  the company during recent  j years: . ���������  "Since J 90S," he said, "the Canadian Pacificin the west has taken over  for operation' i!,088 miles of new lines.  These, figures include that portion of  the Kettle Valley - from Midway to  iUerritt which we will probably operate under lease during the coming  summer. In the same period we have  taken over for operation 789' miles  of second track, and have completely  rebuilt the lines between MacLeod and  Lethbridge and between Field ��������� and  Hector. -    -  Practically every terminal we have  lias beeu rebuilt, including Vancouver.  A new terminal has been built at  Transcona, and a double track cut-off  constructed around the city of Winnipeg.- We have buijt very-large high  level bridges at Lethbridge and Edmonton, and have built new-passenger  stations at many points, notably Fort  William. Rcgina, Calgary, Edmonton,  Banff, Lake Louise and Vancouver.  The Ogden shops have been built and J  new hotels constructed at Calgary and  Balfour, and extensive additions made  at Banff, Lake Louise, Winnipeg and  Vancouver. This brief survey of work  done does not include extensive improvements to the track ani roadbed,  but will sufficiently demonstrate the  fact that the past seven years have  been busy ones.  "It would hardly be expected," continued Mr. Hall,'"that the work of  -construction and reconstruction would  continue at such a breathless pace and  theiquieter business conditions will be  reflected this year in our programme.  "It is the intention, to push ahead  vigorously the work on the Rogers'  Pass tunnel, the magnitude of which  work is probably not fully grasped by  many people. The task of piercing.  the Selkirks is one of the most for-)  midablo we ever tackled, but is progressing most favorably.-  "Its progress is being watched with  interest by engineers all over the  world as special problems have been  met, and, we believe, satisfactorily  solved.  -"The extensions to1" Winnipeg ;ta-  tion will also be pushed vigorously  and the general scheme will now begin  to unfold itself day by day to the.patrons of the company, as the work progresses."'....-;. \\::-:'..:-���������:C'-'" :���������������������������',; -;.-:;���������;������������������.  "It is-our intention -to spend a considerable sum'6nbetterments on operated lines, notably in the way of -bui-d-  ing stockyards at small centres. -Thn  the right help is sought at tho. right  time. Indigestion is a torment  Biliousness causes suffering. Either  is likely to lead to worse and weak-  . ening sickness. The right help,  the best corrective for disordered  conditions of the stomach, liver,  kidneys or bowels is now known to ba  .and the right time to take this-fa*  ��������� mous family remedy is at the first  sign of coming trouble. Beecham's  Pills have so immediate an effect;  for good, by cleansing the system  and purifying the blood, that you  will know after a few doses they  Lar-sett Sole of Any Medicine in the World*  Sold everywhere.   In boxes, 25 cento  that by taking the oath of allegiance  and  enlisting    they . could    become  British subjects,    and as cueh would  be accepted.   As a result, it is stated  that possibly 2,000  former American  citizens are now members of the first  or  second    Canadian     expeditionary  forces.    .....  . The movement now on foot is to  form a complete regiment or brigade  of the men from across the line who  wish to fight for the cause of the  allies and of liberty. The department  of militia, while not yet taking any  official recognition of_ the movement,  is advised that a number ^of officers  who have served with the United  States army are new enrolling their  compatriots from the Atlantic to  the Pacific at various centres, and  that enlistments are very numerous.  The men will, of course, have to  come to Canada and take the path of  allegiance here by enlisting before  any. official action- is taken toward  forming a regiment or brigade.  NICKEL   EXPORT   FIVE   MILLIONS   0       ... ..V*  stock raising, in which \\~o are greatly  interested. , '  "We are not pressing this year the  construction of new lines or double  tracking (outside of the Rogers' Pass  tunnel, which is a part of our general  scheme of double tracking),; but it  crop prospects and other business  conditions appear favorable early in  the summer, there may be some revision of our estimates in connection  with such work."  a  Save a horse and-yos  won't have to buy one  Dou't sell or destroy anj  horse on account of  Spavin, Spliiit,.Kingbone,  Curb.Sprains or Lameness.  . Spend one dollar for a  bottle.  SPAVIN CURE  has saved a great man y horses���������hn s put them  bnck to work, even after.���������.they have been  ��������� Riven up.   Over 35 years of success hava  proved its value.  Mr. Geo. I?'. Steele of Garden Plain,  Alta., writes:   "1 have used vonr  SPAVIN CURli. a,,d found'it  sa tisfactory and all it is  represented to be".  Get Kendall's Spavin Cure at  !any dntfjtrist's.   Price $i.a  bottle,G bottles for$jj. "'.V '  Treatise on the Horse",  frcr   t druggists orfroin  D*. B. J, Kendall Co.  Enosblira Falls,Vt., U.S.A.  V  How's This?  We offer Oae.Hundred Doilars Re-  any case of. Catarrh    that  by  Hall's  Catarrh  ward for  cannot  be  cured  Cure.  F. J. CHENISY & CO.,  Toledo, O.  "We, the undersigned, have.known V. J.  Cheney for. the last 15 years, and believe  him perfectly hoiicrable  in  all    Ijusine'ss  transactions and  financially  able to iJarry  out any obligations  made by his ���������arm.  NATIONAL BANK OF. COMMERCE,  Hall's Catarrh Cure  is  laken-internal-  Slav Barbarism and Scarborough..  By the German bombardment of unfortified English towns and the murder of women and children, we are  reminded of Germany's original contention that tho chief purpose of tiie  war was to resist tho fearful menace  cl Slav barbarism. It is one of the  curious phenomena of war/that original principles and purpose*? seem  largely to disappear in the heat of  conflict.���������Providence Journal.  A Young Officer  Thoy. had a roundabout way of bestowing military pensions in the old  days. Witness this official communication from the war office in the  reign of Queen Anne. Her majesty, it  runs, has been pleased to grant Fitton  Minshull, a child, a commission as ensign in consequence of the loss of  his father, avIio died in the service.  And Fitton was at the same~"~time  granted furlough until further order,  his army pay being sent regularly to  his  mother.���������London  Chronicle.  W. N. U. 1042  Gifts of fresh vegetables and fruit  from Canadians to the men of the  British fleet on the North Sea will  still be very welcome, according to a  letter received by the prime minister  from the committee in England, of  which Lord Charles' Beresford is  president, which is looking after this  work.' Apples especially are wanted.  Canadians wishing to make gifts of  fresh vegetables or fruit should address them to "Vegetable Products  Committee, Liverpool, gifts for British fleet from���������."  Nearly Three-Fourths Went to the  United States���������Rest Mostly  Britain  - Figures just published by the department of trads and commerce show  that Canada's total exports of nickel  for the twelve months ending with  November last amounted to $5,2:18,-  822. Of this nickel to the value of $3,-  725,562 went to the United States,  and $1,456,697 to Great Britain.  Pending the report of the promised  Iloyal Commission in Ontario in regard to the question of prohibiting  or controlling the export of nickel  ores, the federal government is unlikely to take any further action beyond keeping as close a watch as  possible to see th.\t none of the'fin-  ished Canadian product ultimately  goes from the smelters in the United  States to Germany.  ,  ]y, acting directly upon the blood arm mucous "surfaces' of the system. Testimonials sent free. Price, 75 cents per"Ddtt.e.  Sold by all  Druggists. -  Take HalTs  .Family Pills for constipation.  "Mamma," said little John, "I just  made a bet."  .   "What was it?" she asked.  "I bet Billy Roberts my cap against  two buttons that you'd give a penny  to me to buy some apples wi.h. You  don't want me to lose my cap, do  you?"  Ho got the penny,  Information for Farmers  Bulletin No. S-8 of the seed  branch, Dominion department of agriculture, is no'.'/ in press and will soon  be available for distribution through  the publications branch, Ottawa. It is  publi lied to meet the great demand  for "Farm Weeds," which was revised  and enlarged in 1909. This further re-,  vision and extensions contaiiis-180 odd  halftone illustrations of weeds and  weed seeds. Among other matters it  treats of the condition of seed grain  actually being used by Canadian farmers and the distribution of weed seeds  by commercial feed grain, mill fesds  and screenings from terminal elevators.���������Sred   Branch,   Ottawa!  Restricting Danger From Locomotives  Owing to the increasing number of  complaints of Are danger from locomotives using certain classes of  western coal which have poor, coking  or non-coking- properties, that the  spark arresting devices prescribed,  under regulation.two of general order  i07," do not* control, railway- ��������� commission is .considering further protective '; measures; A new order is  being considered. The proposed  amendment reads:--'  . "There, snail be such special spark-  arresting device,' other than the  above, as may be approved by the  board, on every engine burning coas.  which has poor coking properties oris non-coking, the use of which'���������.as.  locomotive fuel is not prohibited by-  regulation- seven- of this order."  And straightway the hopeless consumptive began to be hopeful. Day  by day he grew stronger. An I he lived,  to see-the passing of the children-and  the grandchildren, of the doctors who  had given him his sentence.  There is an obvious lesson here.  Every one who can shonK live in the  open air. And every one whocannor  live in the open should absorb as  much as possible f natures freest  and sweetest tonic. It brings not only  longevity, but the greater boons of  contentment and vigor without which  more weight of years would be a  burden.  AVhut do you think of her wedding-  presents?  Great. I didn't know they could  borrow such swell things. -  I -  Two-Cent Rate to the Front  Arrangements h.-.ve been made'  whereby the ordinary rate of'two  cents per ounce applicable to all letters sent from Canada to the United  Kingdom will apply to letters addressed to British and Canadian  troops on the continent. The rate on  ordinary letters from Canada for the  continent is five cents ft- the first  ounce, and tbree cents for each subsequent ounce, so that Jiis extension  of the two cent'an ou.ice rate to letters addressed to our soldiers on the  continent is a decided reduction In  favor of correspondence going to the'  soldiers.  "So Lady Gladys is back from tho  front?"  "Yes, she couldn't find :in\body interesting or romantic  to nurse.1'  If the nrine is hot and scalding���������is too  free or too scanty���������or show3 brick dust  deposits or mucus���������get Gin Pills today and cure yourself of Kidney and  Bladder troubles. "Made in Canada".  60c. box, 0 for $2.50. Free treatment if  you write National Drug & Chemical  *Zo. of Cauada. Limited. Toronto.    Mft  EKSSSSSSEBSSSS&SI'S'  SSKSS5 IMMUWHttM  tafflGf 'SUN,    GRA3STD "fORKSTkH  : tonsilitis,: Sore Throat, Chest  ��������� .Colds, Can fie Cured Over Night  I'hey Vanish Quickly if Ner-  - viline is Well Rubbed in\  When the  throat tickles, ��������� when it  3urts to draw a long breath, when you  Seel as "it" a knife were-stu-ck in,' your  'aide,.it's time-to'draw out-the conges-  aion that.will soon become pnuemonia.  , An ordinary cough syrup ' has. no.  tfhanco at" all���������you reuuire a powerful-  .���������vjenetrating  liniment.  Nothhig is known ' that possesses  .aiore inerit in sueh cases than Nervi-  3n'e.     "  ' Rub it liberally over the sides and  .tfhest���������rub it in hard.  .The warm, -soothing effect of Nervi-  3ine will be apparent in five minutes.  Nothing like  it for  quick  relief���������  takes soreness out of the throat in one  rubbing���������breaks up the chest cold,  draws out thejinflammation, stops the  cough quickly. -  Rub it on for rheumatism���������it destroys the-pain���������drives it right away.  Tiy it for stiff muscles���������it works miracles in just such cases.    v  'Give Nerviline a chance' on your  neuralgia, prove it out for lumbago,  see what it can do for sciatica.  - No pain relieving remedy compares  in power to cure with Nerviline. Largest sale in Canada of any liniment for  nearly forty years. - The reason is  plain.    It "satisfies   every   time.  ���������  The largo 5"0 cent family size bottle is more economical than the 25  cent trial size. Sold.by dealers everywhere, or the Catarrliozone Co., Kingston, Canada,  Disease Kills Most  Astonishing   Figures Given by a  Doctor in   Regard  to the  War  , Notwithstanding modern medical  science, eighty per cent, of the deaths  Sn the present war are due to disease,  ��������� as against twenty due to gunfire.  ���������These are the figures compiled by  Dr. FV N. Sand with, writing in the"  r'3Io3pit������tl. This same proportion obtained during' the' Russo-Turkish war  *f 1877-78.  In the Boer war the losses ' from  -iisease'were enormous, notwithstanding the improvements in military hygiene .then in force. . ,  The Japenese, however, during' the  Tar with Russia, were able, by exercising the most scrupulous care, to  -.reverse, the ratio. In the case of  <herr troops only one man died ot  disease to every four who died of  wounds.      \ '--  Like a Grip at the Throat.���������For a  disease that is not .classed/as fatal  there is probably none which'causes  more terrible suffering than asthma.  Sleep is impossible, the sufferer becomes exhausted and finally, though  the attack passes, is left in unceasing  Sread of its return. <Br. J. D. Kellogg's  "Asthma Remedy is a wonderful curative agent. It immediately relieves the  restricted air passages as thousands  can testify. -.If; is sold by - dealers  everywhere.  TO  COMPENSATE   LOSSES  President     Poincare      Signs    Decree  ^     Opening   Special   Credit  of  $60,000,000 ���������  President Poincare has .signed a  decree opening a credit of 300,000,000  francs ($GO,000,000) to meet the most  urgent needs of persons whose'property has been destroyed as a result  of the war.        N  Official statistics give the number  of applications 'for government aid  as 2,116,000, of which' 261,000 were  refused. At present daily allowances  are paid to 1,857,000 persons, the  average per family being 2 francs, 10  centimes (42 francs). The daily outlay is 3,900,000 francs  ($780,000). ;  He tries and tries' and tries again  And tries and tries  with might and  main  And tries and tries, the little man,  To do as little as he can.  Dye Making- Industry  British   Government  Will  Assist  F[in-1  anefng of Company to  Manufacture  A  modified -plan -for   the   development of. the -dye making industry to  supply England with dye stuffs form- j  erly imported from Germany, was an-j  nounced by "Walter Runcitnan,  presi-j  dent of the board of agriculture. The ��������� ���������  plan   will   be  undertaken   under   thejr"  auspices  of  tiie  government.  It  provides for the formation of.a company  with a capital of ������2,000,000, of which  one-half  will  bo   placed  on  subscription. ' ��������� ���������  '   The government is prepared to advance a pound for every pound subscribed up.to a maximum of .CJ,000,-  000. If necessary the government will  make a-further'contribution    up    to  ������500,000, at/the rate of ������1 for every  ������4 of additional capital subscribed.  The government advance will bear  interest of four per cent, and will be  repayable within twenty-five years.  The government also will grant ?100,-  ,000 for laboratory and other-incidental work.  SPOHN'S 5 POINTS  ft is simple, safe and sure for all forms of Distemper.  It is dependable for colts, brood mares and others.  It restores normal functions.  It prevents disease���������always ready.  It is  tho n ost economical.  Any good  druggist, horse goods  house, or manufacturers.  SPOHN   MEDICAL   CO.,   Goshen,   Ind.,   U.S.A..  FAR ME R S  Can always make sure of getting the highest prices for WHEAT, OATS,  BARLEY and FLAX, by shipping th'eir car lots to FORT WILLIAM  AND  PORT ARTHUK  and,..having  them  cold on commission by  THOMPSON   SONS   AND    COMPANY,  THE   WELL-KNOWN    FARMERS'  AGENTS.  ADDRESS   701-7O3   Y.F   GRAIN   EXCHANGE,   WINNIPEG.  WHO WILL PAY OFF THAT MORTGAGE  Should You Die Suddenly ?-  Keep the Roof over  the Children's Head by a Policy in  TBE EXCELSIOR LIFE INSURANCE CO.  OFFICES:     Winnipeg, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Vancouver,  Calgary,    Regina,       Agenis    Wanted.  Under, a law" which has "just come  Unto force in England', no court sen-  Sance of less than five days can be  'imposed, and time must be given to  pay fines, unless for very .special  reasons it is felt to be necessary to  commit prisoners to jail instead, a*  in. times past. Fines are to be uai-  tform in amount throughout the country, and costs are to form no part of  & punishment.  Kidney Disease in  ���������'   Every Symptom  WHY 'MRS.   MARK* FOUND   QUICK  RELIEF IN DODD'S KIDNEY  ; PILLS  That's Why  You're  Tirecf���������Out of  Sorts���������Have no Appetite.      .   ,  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS.  will put you right  in a few days  _  They .do  their duty.  Cure  Constipation,  Biliousness, Indigestion, and Skk Headache.  Small Pill, Small Dose, Small Price.  Genuine must bear Signature  ^  Minard's Liniment Cures Garget in  ���������Cows. ,-������������������    ,  In an advertisement by a railway  ���������company of some Uncalled for goods  Ihe letter "L" has been by an accl-"  ���������tent dropped from, the word "Lawful,"  and it now reads: "People to whom  these packages are directea 'are;.requested to come forward and pay tne  awful charges on the same."  Restored to Health by Lydia  .    E. Pinkham's Vegetable  Compound���������Her  Own Story.  London, Ont.���������" I am a farmer's wife  arid a very busy woman.   Last summer  -%**'������������������ I was taken  with  severe pains in my  back so bad that I  could not get up or  scarcely move without pain, and my  periods were  painful.    M y   husband  "called in a good doctor and I was under  his caro for some  time, but he did me  little or.no good.  (Shu day a friend of mino told me to  J^y Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable  Cdmjiound  aa  she  had been  greatly  helped by it.   I began ��������� taking it and  soon got well, and my periods became  natural agajn.   Since then I have had  perfect health. In fact I have never felt  jo well in my life.   Lydia E. Pinkham's  Yeijffltablo  Compound   is  a  medicine  a������<my women need.    If you think this  letter will help other women please pub-  ^hif-Mrs. K. C. Young, Tambling'a  Corner, London, Ontario, Canada.  Women whosufferf rem thosedistresa-  8n������ills peculiar to their sex should not  dOtibt the ability of Lydia E; Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound to restore their  heajjft.    -'-,:���������:  If you have the sliglrtje3t doubt  that Lydia E. Pinkham's Vcgcta-  blfl Compound will helpyou, write  toJiydiaE.l'inkhamMcdicineCo.  ((confidential) Lyun,Mass.,for ad-  tfjee. Your letter will be opened,  irifftd and answered by ji woman,  &6$^ljeld hi strict confidence.  New Brunswick Lady Who Suffered  For Six Years Tells How She  Found a Speedy Cure  Miscou Harbor, Gloucester Co., N.B.  ���������(Special).���������"For some five or six  years I was troubled with backache.  I tried many tonics. ,but kept growing  steadily worse, until I decided to .try  Dodd's Kidney Pills. They gave me  almost immediate relief." .  This is the statement of Mrs. A.  Mark, well known, and highly respected here.' Asked to give more  particulars in regard to her case, Mrs.  Mark said:  : "My troubles started with a cold,  and gradually grew worse. I nad  .stiffness in injv joints "and cramps in  'myv.muscles and suffered from neuralgia. . I had heart .flutterings and  headaches, my sleep was broken and  unrefreshing and I was always tired  and nervous. I had dark circles under  my eyes/ I was irritable and often  Alvzy and had a bitter ..taste in my  mouth in the mornings. I also had  attacks  of rheumatism.  "It-just took three boxes of Dodd's  Kidney Pills to fix me up."  ���������'���������. Every symptom Mrs. Mark mentioned spells kidney disease. That's  why she found .such quick relief in  .Dodd's Kidney Pills.  Helping the Settlerj  In West Australia the Agricultural  Bank has rendered valuable service.  Up to the present over ?12,000,000 has  been distributed to assist settlers to  purchase stock, plants, implements  and fertilizers, and to enable theni to  carry out improvements generally on  their holdings. Interest is paid on  the money advanced, and when the  loan's are repaid they are made available for others.  MAGAZINE   POST   VALUED  Number of Packets to and From Britain Shows Big Increase-  Postmaster J-Iobhouse, replying to a  question on the new scale of postage  on newspapers, etc., to Canada, said  the quantity of such, packets has increased sevenfold since the establishment of magazine post. He did not  think the new- scale introduced with  the concurrence of the Canadian government would hamper in any way  the spread of British sentiment.  The manager of a factory is report-  ��������� cd to have assembled his men together in the time office and told them to"  vote in a municipal election as they  pleased. "In fact, I "shan't tell you  how I am going to vote," he said, "but  after, it is all over I shallhavca barrel of beer brought into the yard."  ("Hear, hear!" shouted the men).  "But I shan't tap it unless -Mr. "Blank  gets in."  tflDEB AGENTS WANTED  everywhere to rido and exhibit a sample xpx5 iXytlop  Blcyclo, trilh all lateit Impronmuiu.  7^>^ .      _~���������.   We ship on approval to  \ any adflrrssln Caniria, without ony  It will not cost you one cent If set  ' satisfied after nslng- bicycle lo day*.  \D0K0TBUY^ajC  j or sundries at anypricevaxW ������o������  get ourlattsttpijlllujiratsd catalogue  1 acd learn all about our special prof*.  I siti*n.TaoIoirpHcesmllastonlsliTO<l������  UnC UMfl I xrrita us a postal,  and catalogue*l:lt lull particular! v9  beaenttoyou. FrCO,POBtpaIC%  byraturiiroall. Do not Walfe  Wrlto it now.  MTSSLOP BROTHERS.L.mlM  JPwL V   TORONTO, CiW,  The laugh������.is not always against the  recruit. One was late for parade in  tbe morning.  "What yer late for?" snapped tbe  orderly sergeant.   ���������  "For parade, of course," was-the  curt response. ���������  On Sale Everywhere���������There maybe  country merchants who do not keep  ���������Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil, though they;  are -few and far between, and those  may suggest that some other oil is  just as good. There ri nothing so  good as a liniment or as an internal  medicine in certain cases. Take no  other. The demand for it shows that  it is the only popular.oil.     _  Deadly Anaemia  Nine Women and Girls Out  of Every Ten are Afflicted  With This Trouble  It is- an--unfortunate fact that nine  women and girls out of every ten are  afflicted with anaemia���������which means  bloodlessness���������in one form or another.  The girl in her teens, the wife, the  mother and the matron of middle age  all know its miseries. To be anaemic  means to be pallid, with dark marks  under the eyes  Fresh Air Healthful  ; A British politician notes that out  of eighty-four. National members of  parliament two are serving with the  colors. Out of 298 Liberal and Lnbor.  members about forty are wit't the  colors. Out of 2SS Unionist members  about 140 are with the colors.  ���������  after slight exertion. You feel .���������worn  out and-depressed all day. You have  no desire for food and often cannot  digest what little you do take. Headaches, backaches and sideaches make  life miserable. If you sleep at night  you do not feel refreshed in the morning and are utterly unfit for the day's  duties. If neglected, anaemia almost  surely leads on to deadly consumption.  Renewed health can only be obtained  through the use of Dr. Williams'Pink  Children    BABY SS VERY COMFORTABLE AND  LAUGHS DURING THE TEETHING  PERIOD.   THANKS TO  Mrs. Winslo ws  Soothing Syrup  PURELY VEGETABLE���������NOT NARCOTIC  ns  Applied in  5 Seconds  Sore,   blistering   feet v  from      corn - pinched  toes can  be cured by-  Putnam's   Extractor in  24 hours.    "Putnam's" soothes    away  that  drawing  pain,    eases  instantly,\  makes the feet feel good at once. Get ���������  a 25c bottle of "Putnam's today.  Quick  Saskatchewan  Not  Hard  Hit by  War  ,     Lieutenant-Governor G. \V.  Brown,  You are breathless, on his return from '.-.ttendinj; the cele-  oration of the Hundred Years of  Peace at New Orleans, stated in an.  interview without hesitation that  that from the financial standpoint the  province of Saskatchewan is suffering  less than any part of the United  States, especially tho southern States.  "Have you anytning to say before  I pass sentence?"  "Yes, your honor.   I would call your  plir^rhrmosTrVliabie'bVooTenridi-   attention   to" tho' fact  that  the   fool'  & pvpi discovered    These mils actu-   law-ver wh(> defended me was assign-  er e\ex clis^erect,    inese puts acui   e(l to the case b    v0U1.se]f.������  Human  Nature    is    Prone to Ignore  Essential   Truths ^_  "Fresh air is always'better than air  which is not fresh.    The best winter  air is outdoors.   The best night air is  the air which is most nearly as nature  made it. Cold, clean air is better than, j^t. ^  ,.UUn.i u^ ue nuuuui, u n tne  warm air, which  is  not so pure, al-   price was one dollar a bottle, I mean  Fairville,  Sep. 30, 1902. .  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Dear Sirs,���������We wish to inform you  that''we consider your MINARD'S  LINIMENT a very superior article,  and we use it as a sure relief for  sore throat and chest. When I tell  you I would not be without it if the  ways provided that there shall be siu-  ficient clothing and food to maintain  the heat and strength of the body.  -"L.These facts are to veil understood  by physicians and students of health  problems that there is hardly need of  publishing, such axioms of personal  hygiene���������or there would be none if  human nature were not so prone to  forget the truths, which are most  necessary to keep, in mind. And because fresh air in winter often means  more or less monuntary discomfort  the temptations tto avoid it, or fail to|  seek it, is especially strong at this  season.  Health ami vigor are common in the  most inclement seasons among men  much exposed to the elements. Consider the lumbermen of northern forests, the fishermen of winter seas. It  is stated by careful observers that the  French troops in the highlands of  Lorraine and Alsace, living out in the  snow and sharp, cold midwinter, have  gained, on {he average, five pounds  apiece since their hard life in the  trenches began, and they are pictured  as ruddy and sturdy in the highest  degree.  Such examples of outdoor living in  winter can be found in great numbers.  They abound in America. Their lesson  is plain. With dry feet, warm clothing and gootl food, the human body  not only defies winter cold but thrives  upon it.���������Cleveland Leader.  it.  Yours truly,  s'-x    CHAS.  F.  TILTON.  Why Germany Hates England  The reason is so simple and has  nothing whatever to do'vith any  "betrayal of Teutonic cultfire." It  is that against Russia and France,  Germany believed she had a fighting  chance,  but that against Russia and , (|Saiers or may uc nan oy man at cm  France and Great Britain" she knows j cents a box or six boxes for $2.50 from  she lias none.    Our navy, our incotn-1'pjle   j)r_     Williams'     Medicine     Co.,  parable resources in men and wealth,   Brockville, Ont  have    turned  the scales against her  e'r ever discovered. These pills actu  ally make new, rich, red blood; they  bring brightness to the eyes, and the  glow of health to pale cheeks. They  have literally saved thousands ot  women and growing, girls from the  grave, and wha t they have done for  other? they can do for you if given a  fair trial. Here is the proof. Mrs.  Wm. Kierman.Watrous, Sask, says:  .'1 have used Dr. Williams'-Phut Pills  with wonderful re.Mlts I suffered for  upwards of two years with anaemia  in a severe form, and was doctoring  all the time with no benefit. I was ?o  weak I could scarcely walk. I suffered frpm severe headaches and at times  from'backaches ��������� that "were almost unbearable. The trouble affected my  digestion, and this caused additional  discomfort. Finally through the persuasions of a friend I began 'he use  of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills, and I  shall ever be grateful that I did so, as  after using nine boxes I was fully restored to health. I would earnestly  urge all anaemic women and girls to  use Dr. Williams'.jEink Pills for I feel  confident from my own experience  that, they will renew their health."  These pills are sold by all medicine  dealers or may be had by mail at 50  -_ .      ���������   .   __ ��������� .   i  .   r���������..   e>e* "-a f   Man   of   His   Word  Wifey���������You've changed  dreadfully--  Before we were married you said that  you'd lay down your life for me.  Hubby���������Well,  I   did���������my    life    of  single blessedness.  And Hair Fall Out  and made her task impossible and. her  failure certain. That is why Germany hates us beyond any of the  Allies,' and with a Quite peculiar ferocity. We do not reciproc .te it, and  therefore it comes all the easier for  as to grin and bear it. There is hardly a trace cf hostility in the sentiment  of the British people toward the Germans. There is, on the other hand,  a strong and just antagonism against  the German war caste and its spirit  and its leaders.���������Sydney Brooks In,  the Independent  Teacher���������Ilave you ever seen bananas gro.wi''.,';?  Archibald���������No, ma arc , I never had  time to stand and watch them.  W. N. U. 1042  The ease with which corns and  warts can be removed by Holloway's  Corn Cure is fts strongest recommendation.   It seldo: i fails.  "Why. didn't you toot your horn if  you saw the man in the road ahead'''  "I figured," replied the chauffeur,  "that it would be more merciful if he  never knew what struck him."  Granulated Eyelids.  Eyes inflamed by exposure to Sun, Dust and Wind  quickly relieved by Murine  Eye Remedy. No Smarting,  just Eye Comfort. A*  Your Druggist's 50c per Bottle. Murine Ey������  SalvcinTubes25c. ForBookoHheEyefrceasIc  Druggists or Murine Eye Kennedy Co., Chicago  Mamma's Little Helper  When unexpected company came  to dinner, little Betty was told privately that she and mother would  have to have oyster soup without tho  oysters. The young lady was much  flattered at her share in this sacrifice  to hospitality, and apparently disappointed when she found one small  oyster in her plate. Holding it up on  the spoon, she inquired, in a stage  wnispor.  "Mother, shouldn't Mr.*. Smith  have this oyster, too?" -       '  The late Archbishop'of Canterbury,  dropping into a London East Kinl  church, sang with all his. force in a  hymn with whose time and tune ho  had not the faintest acnuainta.ice.  A working man in his pew whispered hoarsely to him at the conclusion:  "Gaffer, if you can't sing, don't upset the whole blooniin' congregation  provin' it."  Because  DandruffaMEczema?  Probably Not  The   Truant���������Wonder   will   ma  declare an armistice 'til wo get supper.  Promote hair-growing conditions when all else fails.  '   Samples Free by Mall  Cutlcur.t 5:oan ntid Ointment sold throueliniit tM  world. I.lbcrul ������ampli; or each mailed frc������ wltli'l0-*  book. Addrcij "Cutlcura," I>ei������t. K, Uoston, \}<&ju THE   SUN,   ORAND   fOR^S,   B.C.  Sty? (&mnh$tivk& ������>nn  G. A. Evans. Editor and Publisher  SUBSOKIPTION KATB8 !  One Tear  fl.50  One Year (In advance)   1.0(1  One Vear, in United States  1.60  Address all communications to  The Grand Forks Sun,  Phonk R74 Grand Fokks, B.C  FRIDAY, APRIL 1G,   1915  Under the caption of "Gen. Sam  Shoes," the Rossland Daily Miner  prints the following editorial:  "The  minister of  militia is  de-  that some of them have    made    vio-  lent protests against joining the con- '<  tingents  that   are   now, or  shortly i  will be, on the firing  line.    But in i  the meantime these  pseudo patriots  have accepted the salaries   that at-,.,  taches to  their  commissions," while,  spending   nearly all their time   attending to private  business   affairs.  For the sake of the good  reputation  of Canadian manhood we  hope.that  these accusation   are untrue, or  at  least that cases  of   this   nature  are  rare.    To genuine patriot the people  willingly gfve  the  best that Canada  possesses,    but   they'  can   not   be  blamed  for  vigoorously   protesting  T  Don't wait  too. long  have  that  to  clared   by  his  friends to have been . ... . ,  J . . against paying war taxes   to   enrich  sincere and well meaning m  award-! ���������rafterg  ing  the   government  contracts   for.   footgear to supply the contingent The people of this province will  which Canada sent to aid ' the not be satisfied until they smash  motherland. Like the road to a the machine." And no good gov-  certain unmentionable region which emment can be expected until it is  is stated to be'paved with good in smashed. The Tories tell us. there  tendons, the Hon. Sam is however is no such a thing as a political ma-  open to the most severe criticism for chine in British. Columbia. Thsse  his negligence in his regard. denials   mislead   no one.    The ma-  "Developments at the enquiry chine is too much in evidence in  instituted at Ottawa have revealed every walk of life, and in every cor-  the fact that a manufacturer named ner of the province. It dictates the  Slater got, a plum of $15,000 for employment of labor on government  supplying" boots which,��������� in many works, and domineers over the pro-  cases, dropped apart on the first wet ceedings of boards of trade and  day. 'They were of the consistency other civic organizations. xIn towns  of. blotting paper, and when I wig- not far from Grand Forks there are  gled my big toa I made a hole in boards of trade which are merely  one,' was the authenticated- state- adjuncts of the local Conservative  ment. of one soldier appearing - be- associations. Their members are  fore the inquiry.     ,- merely  solicitors of funds   to   drop  "It was the duty of the minister into the insatiable maws of- the  of militia to see that competent in- Tory organs. If the same_ state of  spectors examined this footgear and affairs exists here? the local board  found if it was   in   accordance with  should in future refrain from asking  reset. .< Your diamond set  while you wait.    -  -    We have a   S������ | ������^  nice line of  Hffl.i 11  mounts in stock now  A, D, MORRISON  JEWELER-OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS,'B.C.  to exert themselves.. There is ,no  guarantee that the war will be over  by , nexT fall, and next winter the  city may be either unwilling or unable to assist the needy.  Mr. Blnkemore's Doukhobor oom-  tnis-ion cost the people $-4712, and  today the Donks know no more  about the laws of the province than  they did before he visited them.  TAKES OFF DANDEUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  TO ARRIVE  In "a day or two : .  a car of seed Grain  Seed Potatoes���������Early 'Jio.se, Early  Six Weeks, Carmen No.'-.' 1 arid'  'American Wonder:' Field and Gar  den Seods of all kinds" on hand at right prices.  TERMS  CASH  PHONE 95     FIRST STREET, GRAND FORKS    P. 0. BOX 610  John Wamunaker says in Judicious   DR. DeVAN'S FRENCH PILLS^^S-  Advertising:      "Advertising   ' doesn t   suilUing Pill for Women. $5 a box or three for  ipi-lf- ih milk      Tfc hp������ins    verv   "fiiitlv I *10,   Sold at all Drug Stores, or mailed to an>  jerK, tc puns.     Ji oytib    sf.Y   &������"^ address on rccciptof price.   The Scobeli Dim'.  at first, but the pu.l is stead V.     It in-: Co., St. Catharines. Qntnrio. ���������   creases clay by day and year" by year, ' PHOSPHONOL FOR MEN. ' $���������������������j  until it exerts an irresistible    power.'" ! Vitality; for Nerve and Brain; iucrensos "rrr<^  : ... -'        I matter"; a Tonic���������will build you "!>. JJ n b<������. i,r   -'     .   __ ' wo for $%L Jit drill? stores, or,by uvi'! om ;��������� < ti. I  ���������Accept no substitutes, but get the  original���������The Grand   Forks Sun. It  gathers and piints   the   news   of the  city and district first."  Save your Hair!   Get a 25 cent bottle  -of Danderine right now���������Also  .  stops itching $calp.  specifications.  "At this time when every individual in Canada should be.doing all  possible to assist the boys-who are  on the continent, fighting the nation's' battles, we find the despicable  grafter making money at the expense of the army, and, in fact, of  all Canadians. Bhe boot inquiry  has only revealed a smail portion of  the existing evil."  The Miner is probably correct in  its surmise that there are other  evils. It has been charged���������and  we have never seen the charges con-  dieted���������that at a number of recruiting centres men totally unfit  for the positions have been given  commissions through political in  fluence. These men, it is claimed,  have no intention of "volunteering  for the front���������it is  asserted, in fact,  for-any of the ratepayers' money,  because its methods, if it pursues  tbe course indicated, would be antagonistic to the'interests of some ot  the taxpayers who have paid that  money into the city treasury, it  would be- equivalent to furnishing  an enemy a weapon with which to  slay you.  Thin, brittle; colorless and scraggy  hair is mute evidence of a' neglected  scalp;   oi dandruff���������that awful' scurf.  There is ��������� nothing so destructive  to  the hair as dandruff.  It robs the hair  of its lustre, its strength "and its very  life;  eventually producing a fevejish-  ness and itching of the scalp, which  if not remedied causes the hair root-  to  shrink," loosen  and  die���������then   ti  hair falls" out fast.   A little Dander'  tonight���������now���������any  time���������will   s-'-  save your hair. .   -     -  Get a 25 cent bottle of Knowlton's  Danderine from any drug store. You  surely can have beautiful hair and lots  of it if you will just try a little Danderine. '   Save   your   hair!    Try   it!  It  has  cost  Vancouver "$175,000  to feed its-unemployed  during^ the  -past  winter.    Eveay  enforced   idle  man thinks it is time for a   change.  Vacant lot farming does not ap  pear to be making much progress in  this city this spring. There are large  numbers of vacant lots that could  used for this purpose, but the peo  pie who should be looking out for a  rainy day apparently are   unwilling  THE  NO FORKS FEED & PRODUCE GO  Carries a Complete Stock of  Cement, Lime and Plaster  Seed Grain  and Garden Seed  ridge Street  Grand "Wits, B. C,  Granby's Production ,  The combined outputof the Grand  Forks and Anyox-smelters of the  Granby Consolidated for February  was 1,798,373 pounds of' copper,  against 2,170,130 pounds in the  preceeding month." Extreme cold  weather cut down production at the  Anyox smelter.  The copper production from the  two smelters during the first two  months of this year was  asjpllows:  January, Grand." Forks 775.986  pounds, Anyox 1,394,353, total 2,-  170,130;" Febpnary," Grand Forks  1,029,885, Anyox 763,-188, total  1,793,373. Total of Grand Forks  plant for the two months, 1,S05,C71  pounds; total of Anyox plant for  same period, 2,157 8ll; grand total,  3,963,512.  The-precious metals values vcre  19,514 ounces of silver and 3012  ounces of gold from Grand Forks,  and 7438 ounces of silver and  ounces of gold from Anyox.-  The Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to any .f 2 a year papei printed jn the  Boundary.- This is the' reason why  we do riot-have to resoi t to gambling  schemos to gain new subscribers or to  hold those, we already have.  White Wyandottes  TTiat Lay and Win  I won   at   fall show 1st and 2nd  cockerel; 1st, 2nd and 3rd pullet.  1st and 2nd pen.  At winter show I   made four   entries  and won   2nd   cock", 1st cockerel, 1st  lien, 1st pen and silver cups  ���������  Eggs  from   the  above are S���������2..00 -  for   15, and special  prices  given  on more than' 15.  White Orpingtons  [ won at the   winter show, mak.  ing   five,  entries, 2nd   cock; 1st,  2nd    and   3rd hen,   1st   pen and  silver cup.  T have one pen of these  mated  up   at  $1.50 a setting of 15. ���������  I    have    two   crosses   mated up,  Bed pullet with   Brown Leghorn'  cock and White Orpington    hens  . with"   White -Leghorn   cockerel.  Egcs $1.50 for 12.  1 LIVERY  AT YOUR  SERVICE  ,, Modern Rigs and' Good  -   Hor&es'Vit All Hours at "  -the     ."        ' '..      _( ,  :   Model Livery Barn  .   Burns 8 O'Ray, Props.  Phone 68 . Second Street  Grand   Forks Transfer  PHONE 129 '     -���������  Sole Agents for  203  THICK, GLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  SECOND STREET, NEAR BRi"DGE.  Fresh and Salt Meats, Poultry always pii hand.  Highest market price paid for live  stock.  PHONE 58 and receive prompt and courteous  attention.  Girls! Try it! Hair geto soft, fluffy and  beautiful���������Get a 23 cent bottle .  of Danderine.  E.E.W-MILLS  GRAND FORKS,  B. G.  I      I 1  GENERAL TRANSFER WORK  WOOD     AND     ICE  OFFICE AT PETBIE'S STORE  PHONF 64      GRAND FORKS, B. C.  Teaming of. All  Kinds. ^  ���������   Bus and Baggage at-All  Trains. . ���������   -  Mclntyre &  IVIdnnis, Proprietors  Yale  Barber  Shop  Kazur Honing a Specialty.  riartinriullen  All Kinds of Dray ing  DEALER IN  Wood and Coal  P. A.- Z,   PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotkl, First Street.  If you euro for heavy hair that glistens with beauty and la radiant; with  life; lias an Incomparable softness and  is fluffy- and lustrous, try Danderine.  Just one application doubles the  beauty of your hair, besides it immo  diately dissolves "every particle of  dandruff. You can not have nice  heavy, healthy hair if you have  dandruff. This destructive scurf robs  the hair of its lustre, its strength and  its very lifo, and if not overcome it  produces a feverishness and itching of  the scalp; the hair roots famish,  loosen and die; then the hair falls out  fast. Surely get a 25-cont bottle of  Knowlton's Danderine from any drug  store and just try it  When doing that work in .Franklin and   Gloucester  Camps this season, Qet jom Supplies at tfie  Gloucester General Store A full line of General  Merchandise, Groceries, Boots, Shoes and Dry Goods,  Hardware. Prices very reasonable. Quotations on  request.  THOMAS FUNKLEY, Prop.  Tho Sun only costs SI a year,  prints all the news.  It  HANSEN 8 GO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  Bay  Your  Gait Coal  N-  ow  Office !  F, Downey's Cigar Store  Tklkpuonks;  Office, Kf>6  HANSKVH JtK8II>ENCE.R38  <>���������.���������������  Ffrst Street  OFFICE AT ������������������.-:.  The Mann DrugCo. 's Store  PHONE 35  RESIDENCE PHONE R 18      *  '  Marriage  Prohibited  Without a proper license  If you issue Marriage Licenses, tell the young folks  about it in ourClassified Ads.  They all know a license is  necessary, but they don't all  know where to get one.  This paper ispopular with  the young people.  Geo. E. RIassie'  Fashionable  Ladies' and Gentlemen's  TAILORING  of Every Description  Bridge Street  Grand Forks, B. G.  THE  LONDON DIRECTORY  (Published Annually)  Kunlilos traders  throughout  tho   world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS ������ DEALERS  In each class of goods. Besides bolng n complete commercial guide to London and Its  suburbs, the directory contaiuB lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Goods thoy ship, and the Coloninl  and Foreign Marltots they suuplyj  STEAMSHIP LINES  urranged under tho Ports to which they nail,  and indicating tho approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of loading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  tho principal provincial towns and Industrial  of loading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  sipal pr  centres of tho United Kingdom.  A oopy of theourront edition will bo forwarded, freight puid, on receipt of Postal  Order for $5.  Dealers Hooking Agcnolos can advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlurger advertisements from ������15.   ',      ���������  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD.  25, Abchureh Lano, London, EC.  a  Pays for The Sun for an entire year.    It is  the brightest paper in the Boundary country  A THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  K:  The following is,the platform of the  Liberal party ��������� of British Columbia,  which principles we pledge ourselves  to bring into ^operation when.elected,  to power:  ��������� ������������������ 1���������Free? Lands for Settlers���������  None for Speculators. - (a)'We believe that agricultural land should be  disposed of only on .such conditions as  will insure its-continuous use and occupation,,      ,  (b) We will utilize as far as  developing,-, and   making ,   accessible  the    agricultural   and   other   latent  wealth of the province by good   roads  ��������� or water communication where neces  '-��������� sary. .      .  (c) Free homesteads to actual settlers. ; Holders of pre-emptions to be  given benefit of.this provision.  .(d) Advances to settlers  on   easy  terms to assist in clearing,  dyking, ir  rigation and other permanent-improvements.  (e) Surveys of all   ���������Bcce3sible   agri-  * cultural lands to be rapidly completed  and  survey sheets  and all necessary  .   information to be made easily available to the public. .  (f) Settlemeni en block to be djs  couraged by the removal of reserves  which "scatter population and greatly  increase the,costof roads, schools and  ,    other nacessary facilities.'  (?) No public lands  for the specu  lator.     ( " '      .      ;   -  2���������Transportation ��������� (a) Co operation with the Dominion government  , in securing all-rail connection betwaeu  the railway, systems of Vancouver  island and the railway systems of the  mainland.  (b) The construction of a line owned  and control led'by the government to  give direct communication by the best  route as to grades and distances be  tween , the Similkameen and other  interior points and the coast.  (c) The husbanding of the provin  cial credit to assist lines that will open  up new territory.  (d) We oppose prouincial credit  and reserve being wasted in paralleling existing lines."  (e) Abolition of the system of giv  fng away crown lands for townsites,  iree of taxation and under railway  control.'  (f) All fraricises for the construction, operation, and ownership or leas-  ' ing of government; aided   roads to be  open to public competition. ~  (g) The province to co-operate with  the Dominion in aiding highway con-  a,,l| ' .1 -      , i( . P'ac.   I     \>t   ine puopie oo control    r.ne   rail-  SSSnSn, e8������TS ������lt,ie Pr������VmCe.J." 1 Wa^' and ������* <*��������� ������Hw^ the people,  developing,.', and   making     ju>.rp������u;hlA       ������    m ���������    , ������  n>     J  ,      r   r.  struction.  ���������  (h) The prevention of over-capitalization-of railways.  (i) "Aid to railways not to exceed  what is reasonably .necessary to secure  construction.  . (j) Freight, passenger and express  rates and telegraph .tolls . of. all,government-aided roads toNbe under the  furisdiction of the Dominion; railway  commission.   ^        '   ;��������� - >-"r  (k) With a view to meeting the  demand for the transportation of grain  from Saskatchewan and Alberta, the  imipediate construction'of government  owned elevators.,  (I) The people to control   the   rai'  equal  (a)  3���������Timber, (a) We condemn with  out reserve the   wholesale disposal of  timber lands to speculators which has  been the. only timber  policy   of.., the  presenF government.  (b) The survey', cruising and  valuation of timber lands by   the  govern  ment. before   alienation, and the disposal of all such lands by public competition to actual users.  (c) Improved methods of preventing timber, waste, and systematized reafforestation.  (d)' Hand loggers1 licenses' to be  granted where conditions warrant  (e) Stability of tenure, crown dues  and ground rents to be fixed for  definite periods.  4���������Public Protection in" Respect  to Coal, (a) Coal lands not toL be  alienated, but leased under conditions  to be fixed periodically by the legislature  (b) Wherever practicable and necessary, government operation of coal  mines to be at once undertaken with  a view to the protection of the consuming public.  5���������Practical Education- (ii) We  commend the appointment of a representative advisory board in educational matters; such as exists in all  other provinces.  (b) The present school curriculum  is so overloaded with subjects as to  render , thorough education in any  branch impossible,  . (c) The increase of manual and  agricultural training Establishment  of an efficient system of technical  schools.  (d) The present school system bears  unjustly on settlers in unorganized  districts and should be immediately  adjusted.        __.        '  (c) All political partisanship should  be eliminated from the education department.  6���������Representation, (a) Personal  registration and regular periodical system of redistribution  (b) We   are pledged   as a party to  ument  In your favor is good printing. It starts things off in  your favor. People read your  arguments, reasons, conclusions, when attraclively prer  sented. It carries weight.  Enterprising men use GOOD  printing because it GETS  BUSINESS. If you don't  already known our kind of  printing, let us show you.  It's a certtinty that we can  save you money, too.  Phone R 74.  re Sun Print Shop  The Sun gathers  and  prints  the  news first.    It is not a pirate.  NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION  NOTICE is hereby given that the  partnership heretofore subsisting be  tween us the undersigned as Livery  Stable Keepers at the City of Grand  Forks, B. C., has been dissolved by  mutual consent. All debts owing to  the said partnership are to be paid to  M. H. Burns and all claims against  the said partnership are to be presented to . the said M. H. Burns, by  whom the same will be settled.  Dated at Grand  Forks, B.C.,   this  16th day of February, A.D. 191a.  Witness: W. B. Cochrane.  M. II. Bt/H.vs.  D. O'Rav.  provide   for   the  women with men.  ., 7���������Taxation, (a) - Exemption of  improvements on Jail, lands paying  taxes to the provincial government.  (b) A readjustment of   the system  of taxation whereby the province will  receive a fairer proportion of-the  unearned increment. ���������  '    (s). Immediate reform of  the   present-costly, cumbersome and  inequitable system, of   collecting school taxes  in unorgdnized districts  , 8--Labor���������Workmen's  Compen  sation Without Litigation, (a) The  creating of  a  provincial department-  of   labor and   free   government labor  bureaus.  t.b) A thorough and frequent inspection of all industrial premises to  insure health, sanitation .and safety.  , (c) The complete ��������� prohibition of  child, labor .in factories and shops  ,(d) The establishment by tthe government of a permanent industrial insurance commission, independent of  politics. This commission to have full  charge of a system providing positive  compensation to employees for. injury  received during employment, without  recourse.to litigation; and giving em  ployers the benefit of accident insurance at minimum cost.  (e) The extension of the workmen's  compensation act to cover all  hazard  ous employments.   ;  (f) The payment.of wages ���������at least  .���������fortnightly.1-'    ,vu "C���������    . '-  (g) The minimum wage, the eight-  hour day and :six day ..week on all  public arid'government-aided work.  9���������Oriental Immigration (a) We  stand for a white British Columbia  and advocate continuously increasing  stringency in immigration laws unti  this result is attained, and the total  exclusion of Orientals from the prov  ince  (b) We   insist  on  enforcing strict  sanitary regulations in congested   dis  tricts.  10���������ExtEx\sion of Municipal Pow  ERS (a) Increase of local control in  municipal matters  (b) Election of license and police  commissioners by popular vote.  11���������Public Ownership of Utili  ties. We adhere-to the principles of  public ownership of all public utilities, the limitation of terms of franchises to corporations, renewing the  same , if in the public - interest on  equitable terms.  12���������Local Control of .'Liquor  Traffic, (a) The complete removal  of the liquor question from party  politics.  (b) Control of the   traffic   by   mu  nicipalities,   or   in unorganized territory, in locally elected authorities  (c) The adoption of a local   option  law.  (d) The regular  inspection   of all  liquor offered for sale.  13--Public Accounts     We insist  on'providing for an  absolutely  inde  pendent   public   auditor general,   ap  pointed and   controlled  absolntely by  legislature.  14���������Fishery Control, (a) Imme  diate steps to restjre the fishing industry to white.fishermen.  (b) The protection of    British" Col  umbia fisheries from foreign   poachers  by   adequate   policing   of   Canadian  waters.  15���������Protection of Water Supply. The retention of all timber  lands on watersheds tributary to  cities, towns and municipalities, and  the recovering by the government of  the present alienated properties  16���������Torreks System of Registration of Titles. The present system of land registration is expensive  and cumbersome and we pledge ourselves to the adoption of the Torrens  system of titles and the reduction of  registration fees.  ^ 17���������Non Partisan Civil Service.  The organization of the civil service  commission for both inside and out  side service, so that ihe appointments  will be based on fitness and not on  partisan service.  oXlICS  More   Victories   Are  W on by Siege Tactics Than by. Assaults  o_Apply   thi? to-business  and see what it means:  It means that continuous  and steady advertising is  more resu.tful than campaigns that come and go,  come and go with long intervals in betwaen.  For   an   advertiser   with  goods to sell to suspend his  selling    efforts   now  is   to  make conditions  worse for  himself,  and is   no sign o/������  that courage  which is supposed    to    possess     eveiy  Canadian heart in these war  times.  The Sun affords the merchant an excellent medium  for advertising his goods. It  is read by everybody in  Grand Forks and the surrounding country on account  of its Superior news service,  and has, besides, a large outside circulation.  Win and Hold! Your Position  in Business By Steadfastness in Attack  P  Thi  Jv&*Si THE    SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,    B: .C.  <������  Everybody���������'  young and old  ���������loves the rich, ~-  delicious flavor of  Austrians Want Colony  '������A  It is a daily treat���������the perfect sweet.    Just what the  children should hav.e on Bread���������costs far less than  butter or preserves.    Delicious with Hot Biscuits,  and   Batter Cakes.   Gives  a new  delight  to  Baked Apples, Blauc-Mauge and Puddings.  Makes theNbest Candy you. ever tasted.  "LILY WHITE" is a pure white Corn Syrup, not as pronounced  in flavor as "Crown Brand". Yow'Groccr has both Brands,  in 2, 5, 10 and 20 pound tins���������or can easily get them for you.  The Canada Starch Co. Limited,    Montreal  IT STAMPS 0!  OF  w  To  use   White   Phosphorous  Matches  1 It is now Illegal to make  " White Phosphorous '���������'  Matches. In a year's  time it will be unlawful  to sell them.  If  you're strong for Efficiency,��������� "For   Made   in  Canada" ��������� and   "Safety   -  First" you will use  9  Ses-qui Non -poisonous  J  I Ifyoufeel'OUTof SORlS"KU.N DOWN' "GOT theBMJF.S*  6UK.FER from KIDNEY. BLADDER, NERVOUS DISKASES,  ���������CHRONIC WEAKNESS,ULCERS.SKIN EPXPTIONS.FtLES.  writa  for FREE CLOTH BOUND MEDICAL BOOK ON  ' theao diseases and wonderful CURES effected by  THE NEW FRENCH REMEDY. Nol No2 N.3  1 anddecidefor  _ I yourself ifiti's'  .MuMmedy for YOUR OWN'ailment.' Absolutely FREE  No'follow up'circulars. No obligations. Dr. LeClekc  Med.Co.Haverstock Rn.llAMi'STRAn London,Eno.  W* WANT TO PROVt THERAPION WILL CUIE ������OW.  Tumors, Lupus cured without knife c.  piln. All work guaranteed. forFli^BooK* <  ���������.      DR. WILLIAMS. Soectali.t on  Concert I  2985 University Ave. E. LI. Minneapolis, Minn. I  Before the Days of Firearms  Old Stone,hammer���������.Hey. Don't you  see that sign? No hunting allowed.  Young Bonechisel���������I'm using a bow  an.' arrow, you old boob.    That's not  hunting aloud.  , For years Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator has ranked as the most effective preparation manufactured, and  it always maintains its reputation.  When is a Citizen Not a Citizen  Casuistical and altogether deceitfully continued is the German Empire's citizenship law, which was  adopted by the Reichstag and Bun-  desrath and signed July-22, 1913, by  the German Emperor at BalUolm, .on  the yacht Holienzollern. The text  of this law reads as follows:  "Citizenship is not ' lost hy one  who, before acquiring foreign citizenship has secured on application  the written consent of the competent  authorities of his home state to retain his citizenship. > Before v this  consent is given ..tho German ''Consul is to be heard.". ���������  Which means that a man may  take out naturalization papers and  pass among us as a Canadian citizen while by secret arrangement he  is really yet a German.  FAR SUPERIOR  TO CASTOR OIL  Baby's Own Tablets are the best  medicine a mother can give her little  ones. They are absolutely safe, pleasant to take and never fail to cure  stomach and bowel disorders. Concerning them Mrs. A. Sauve, Sheer-  way, Que., writes: "I have used Baby's  Own Tablets for my three children  and can truthfully say that -I- know  of no other medicine to equal them.  They are far superior to Castor Oil,  and I would hot be without them."  The Tablets are sold by medicine  dealers or by mail at, 25 cents a box  from The Dr. William's'"Medicine"Co.,  Brockville, Ont,'  Prisoners in Canada Direct Appeal to  to* Dominion Government  ��������� Thirteen hundred ' Austrians signed a petition which wa's' presented  to Wm. I-I. Bradley, United States  consul for Montreal,..praying his intercession of a plea to the government that they be allowed to form  a farm colony.  The petitioners state that they are  kept in /this country on account of  tlie indefinite state of non-imprisoned  prisoners and "are treated- without  any- regard to internatiomvl law, -being neither, allowed 10 leave the  country nor given tho opportunity to  forestall the horrors and miseries of  hunger and cold."  Tlie" petition se'ts forth that the  signers were induced to come to the  country to work, and tlioy brought an  abundance of good will. They have  been discharged because of the war,  although willing to work, they claim.  In conclusion, they beg to be given  a   chance   to   become   agriculturists.  "We have liearo," says the petl-,  tion, "about the suggestion ��������� to send  us together to a bush, to found tliers  a village with farms. We beg you to  say to the government of this dominion that we are anxious,.to carry on  as soon as possible the execution r.f  that suggestion, and we shall submit  ourselves to the authorities of that  place."  ���������l ...  *  i  unnesitaUngly p  recommesid Magic Baking |  Powder as being the best, purest $  and most healthful-- baking "p6W- fj  der that it is possible to produce,  ^ CONTAINS NO ALUM   '  AH ingredients are plainly printed  ��������� -,.<?n the label.  J. TORONTO, ONT  H WINNIPEG-MONTREAL  Blucher was a'Blunder  Was to Have Been the Answer to the  ���������British   Invincible   Class  Count Iteventlow, writing oa the  naval battle in the North Sea for the  Berlin press, and referring to the fact  that the Blucher was not a battle  cruiser^- discloses the blunder made  by the German naval authoritiess\vhen  she was laid clown.  "The.Blucher," he says, "was laid  down 'when the first English so-called  Deadly Missiles  Germans Are   Now, Firing  New  High  Explosive.Shells  A ���������_ recital" of. recent developments  in the war by an official observer at-'  tached to the British military headquarters, .given out here, includes a  description of new projectiles employed by the- Germans.  "In some parts of our front the Ger- ,  mans are firing a new type of high  explosive-  shell,.  detonating    with a  Dreadnought cruisers of the ln.\ incible". cloud of thick white smoke," the re  ������ is the indirect cause of much  winter sickness���������it allows chills,  invites colds and sickness. "  ��������� Nourishment alone makes blood-  not drugs or liquor^���������and the nourishing foodlrf Scott'a Emulsion charges  summer blood with winter richness  j  and increases the red corpuscles.  Its Cod Liver Oil warms  tno body, fortifies tho lungs,  and alleviates rheumatic  tendencies.  YOUR DRUGGIST HAS IT.  14-45        SHUN SUBSTITUTES.  F?t^_W3i*.&TiQ^ttTaLnaimc&ttwima8PJ&  type were in course of construction  The- British' Admiralty intentionally  published-false news'about the measurements of the. guns of those ships,  especially that.statement that the In-  Vincible "type would have a displacement of only 15,000 tons. ' Thereupon  the plans of construction of the Blucher were settled upon the basis of  a displacement of 1G.O0O tons.  "When it afterwards turned out th?.t  the Invincible type had'a displacement  of over '20,000 tons and heavy batteries of .eight 12 inch guns, no change  was possible and one could only "take  the Blucher as she was. So she remained the only representative of her-  type and it was only with'her successor, the Van der Tann that the series  begins of those admirable German (  battle cruisers which wero rightly  famous throughout the whole world."  port says.    "Their mine thrower'alsov  occasionally throws a large bomb or  aerial torpedo, three feet nine inches '  long,   and nearly ten inches wide.    It  weighs more than 200 pounds.  "The anticipations of the enemy.as  to the possible duration of the war,"  the statement continues, "are shown  by the measures they arc taking to  prepare for any shortage" in certain  classes of food. In some towns orders have been issued that all kitchen  refuse not''required by the inhabitants to feed their own animals shall  be saved _aud handed over to the  authorities. Efforts have been made  also to gauge the public taste in the  matter of preserved meats^by selling  salted beef, mutton and pork at cost  price."  Bituminous Sand on Mackenzie River  Will the bituminous sands of the  Mackenzie river supply the cities of  Canada with the principal ingredient  of thier asphalt pavements V The department of mines at Ottawa has had  60 tons of this bituminous sand mined  and sacked. On January 20, 15 teams  left Athabasca Landing for Fort Mc-  Murray, 252 miles away, to haul the  sand to the C.N.R. line at Athabasca.  This new sand will be tested in Edmonton by City Engineer Latowinell,  and if the results are satisfactory, it  will no longer be necessary for Canada to go to Venezuela for its asphalt  supply.  The first bituminous sand was  found on the shores of the Dead and  Caspian seas, and it was used extensively in the building" of the walls ol  Babylon.  /  Britain was on the verge of a bread  famine during the Napoleonic wars,  and in 1800 a law was enacted prohibiting the sale, of bread til: it had  been out of the oven at least tweh'.y-  four hours.  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  "I hear a lot of talk nowadays about  eugenics and the law of heredity.  What is the law of heredity, anyhow?" asked the prominent club  member of the president.  . "Very simple," replied the president. "The law of heredity is that all  undesirable traits come from the other  parent."  - Worms are encouraged by morbid  conditions of the stomach and bowels,  and so subsist. Miller's Worm Powders will alter these conditions almost  immediately and will lceep the worms  away. No destructive ^parasite can  live in contact with this medicine,  which is not only a worm destroyer,  but a health-giving medicine most beneficial to the young constitution, and  as such it has no superior. ,  Sweden Forwards Mail to Prisoners  - Residents in belligerent nations recently were notified that'mail for  prisoners of war can be sent by way  of Malmo, Swedeii, and money and  parcels also can be "forwarded at  Malmo and sent to its destination.  The volume of mail for the prisoners  of war in the various countries has  been increasing rapidly since the beginning of the-year, especially the  mail for Russian prisoners of war in  Germany, which has assumed large  proportions.  . Money orders for the Russian prisoners are redirected to the prisoners in the detention camps in Germany. Many of these money orders  however are returned after some  time from German- marked "Unknown," indicating that the addressee probably has fallen on the  field of battle. The mail from Germany to German prisoners of war  in Russia also, is increasing at a rapid rate. Most of this latter mail 13.  addressed to towns in far off Siberia.  a  in  se  "No," said the old lady, "they  wouldn't take my 'usband in Kitchener's army owing to 'is age, but 'e felt  'e must do something, so 'e's been and  ���������volled himself as a special combustible."  What we call "time enough" always  proves  little  enough,  W. N. U. 1042  Last Battle Fought In Great Britain  While George II. of England was  engaged in the war of the "Austrian  Succession," Charles Edward (called  the "Young Pretender"), a grandson  of King James .If. of England, landed  in Scotland, and made two attempts  to obtain the throne of his ancestors.  He was victorious in" tlie battle of  Falkirk; but the Duke of Cumberland  son of George II., having been recalled  from the continent to take command  of the king's forces, the Pretender was  entirely defeated at Cullodcn Moor, a  plain in Scotland, four mile-, from Inverness. ' This was the last battle  fought on the island of Great Britain  (April 10, 1740). and it was also the  last attempt on the part of the Stuart  family to recover the throne of Great  Britain.  Charles Edward Stuart escaped to  France, after he had wandered for five  .months in the Highlands, pursued by  his enemies. He died in Rome, Jan.  30, 1788.  The Duke of Cumberland gave no  quarter. The wounded were all slain;  and the jails of England we're filled  with prisoners, many ofSvhom were  executed. Among the latter number  were Lords Balmarino, Kilmarnock,  and Lovat���������Lovat being the last person   who  was  beheaded  In   England.  Enow Now  And Will Never Forget the Experience  ' The tea or coffee drinker who has  suffered and then been completely  relieved by changing to Postum  knows something valuable. There's no  doubt about it.  ��������� "I learned the truth about coffee in  a peculiar way," says a western  woman. (Tea is injurious because it  contains caffeine, the same drug found  in coffee). "My husband who has, for  years, been of a bilious temperament  decided to leave off coffee and give  Postum a trial, and as I did not want  the trouble of making two beverages  for meals I concluded to try Postum,  too. The results have been Lhat while  my husband has been greatly benefitted, I have myself received even greater benefit.  "When I began to drink Postum  was thin in flesh and very nervous.  Now I actually weigh 1G pounds.more  than I did at that time and I am  stronger physically and in my nerves,  while husband is free from all his ails.  "We have learned our little lesson  about coffee and we know something  about Postum, too, for we have used  Postum now steadily for the last three  years and we shall continue to do so.  "We have no more use for coffee���������  the drug drink. We prefer Postum  and health."  Name given bv Canadian Postum  Co., Windsor, Ont. Read "The Road  to Wellville," in pkgs. .  ���������*���������  Postum comes in two forms:  Regular Postum���������must be well boiled.   15c and 25c packages  His Medicines Proven Effective, and  Always Kept at Hand i.i This  Home  Mrs. Chas. Lovell, Agassiz, B.C.,  writes: "I reel it my duty to tell you"  what a great friend Dr. Chase's medicines have been to myself-and family.  I cannot praise his medicines-too highly, and Dr. Chase's name is a household word in our home. Well, quite  a number of years ago I sent to you  for a sample box o." Dr. Chase's Ointment for protruding piles, and, baring  used the sample and found relief, I  sent to a neighboring town for'four  boxes, and I am completely cured.  "I have also used Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills for constipation, and  after using them, I am completely  cured of this dreadful disease. I am  the mother of ten children, of whom  nine are living, and when suv^n of my  children were all very bad with  whooping cpiigh, caught in the middle  of a severe winter, I used Dr. Chase's  Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine, and  they were all cured "before the winter  pras over, and now we are never without Dr. Chase's medicines in our  home, and I recommend them to all."  Always Serviceable.���������Most pills lose  their properties with age.. Not so  with.Parmelee's Vegetable Pills. The  pill mass is so compounded that their  strength and effectiveness is preserved and the pills can be carried anywhere without fear of losing their  potency. This is a quality that few-  pills possess. Some pills lose their  power, but not so with Parmelee's.  They will maintain their freshness  and potency for a long time.  War Destroying -Horses  Descended from the "great horses"  used-in wars when armored knights  required animals of weight and power  to carry their heavy accoutrements,  the Boulonnaise draughter is one of  the old and valued breeds threatened  with extermination by the war in Europe. As indicated by its name, the  Boulonnaise horse, is raised in the  district about Boulogne, including the  departments of Nor.l, the Lorame and  the Pas de Calais and extending to  the frontier of Belgium. Henry IV.  had such a preference for these  horses that as long ago as 1587 he  took measures to improve Lie breed  and cultivate their speeu, presumably  at the trotting gait. Since then they  have been crossed with the Flanders  horse, or Belgian draughter, and have  become a breed of draughters even'  larger than the Percherons and more  active. Some of them-can, it is said,  trot a mile in live minutes or better.  Fine..specimens were to be seen in  the towns of Lille and Tourcoing,  which were the scene of desperate  lighting after the war broke out, and  also among the wharves in Dunkirk  and Calais. Not many have been imported to this country.  A  Wise Girl  "Ah, Marie," said the ardent young  billionaire. "I love you more than  tongue can tell!",  "Good /work!"  replied  ti')   demure ���������'  little chorus girl.  ."Put it in writing,  Sydney.    I'd rather have it down Jn  black and white, anyhow."  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, etc.  This is an "old man's" war.\ Lord  Kitchener is sixty-four; Sir John  French is sixty-two. General Joi'Jre  is sixty-two. Von Moltke is sixty-  six. Von Tirpitz is sixty-three. Von  Zeppelin is seventy-six. The prime  minister of Servia is sixty-two. This  list might be added to almost indefinitely.-- ���������".'"  Woman���������Does   that  parrot  swear?  Dealer���������Very pret;ily, mum, for so"  young a bird.  Sovereign Cure  for  Mrs. E. W. Hazlctt, 163 Wyandotte  Street, Windsor, Out, says there is  only one Kidney Remedy in the  world for her���������GIN PILLS.  ."Gin Pills," I know from personal  experience, are the sovereign remedy  for Rheumatism and Kidney Trouble  in any form. I was cured by them  after months of suffering-. I was  helpless���������had several doctors and  many other remedies but all failed to  cure me. Then I tried Gin Pillr, with  the result that I am well to-day. I  heartily recommend them to any person 1si 1 It'cring- from Kidney or Bladder  Trouble"  Minard's Liniment. Cures Distemper.  "Mamma," said little John, "I just  made a bet."  "What was it?" she asked.  "I bet Billy Roberts my cap against  two buttons that you'd give a penny  to me to buy some apples wi.h. You  don't want me to lose my cap, do  you?"  ' He got the penny.  According to" a recent  compilation  Instant  Postum���������is a soluble  pow-  there are between and including Manitoba and the Pacific coast 30 daily and  der. A teaspoonful dissolves quickly  in a cup of hot water, and, with cream  and sugar, makes a delicious beverage  instantly.    30c and  50c  tins.  The cost per cup  of both kinds is  about the same.  "There's a Reason" for Postum.  ���������sold  by Grocers.  500 weekly papers publls -,ed in Western Canada. The first paper on record  in Western Canada was published at  Fort Garry (now Winnipeg), in 1850,  and tlie development of the country  from that date is indicated by the  growth  of the publishing industry.  KIPNEYS.  cure becaiise. they act directly on  the Kidneys and Bladder���������soothing  and healing the iiiflnnmied tissues,  and neutralizing uric acid.  Trial treatment free���������regular size,  50c. a box, G boxes for $2.50 and  every box sold with our spot cash  guarantee of satisfaction or money  back. Sold in the United States  under the name "GINO" Pills.   *  National Drug  and  Chemical Co.,  oX Canada,   Limited. Toronto  2G1 ���������^. ���������  /  THE    SUN".   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  COUNT ZEPPELIN'S SINISTER LESSON OF HATRED  How Hatred of the English has Permeated the Ruling Glasses  of  Germany, and how Plans were made   for Germanizing  Great Britain  as  well as  America  A complete model of the city . of  London with parks, public buildings,  cathedral -and abbey all represented  in miniature and overhead a ileet of  model Zeppelins from which now and  then Toy bombs dropped, at,the instigation of two little Germau -princes,  who wero thus amusing themselves  in a game that has since become the  eport of all,Europe���������the"game of war  ������������������was thp"sight-that greete I the English governess who had just arrived  at tho royal household to take up her  duties. It was a sight'that in other  circumstances might have been don-  sidered innocent of any motive than  merely to amuse, .but behind their  childish play, and perhaps as yet-unknown to themselves, there was a  more sinister meaning. It was tlie  young prince's first lesson of hate  for Britain, and at revealed, as many  tilings have sin'ce^made clearer, how  deep was the feeling inspired in German breasts against this country, and  how they have been taught to look  .���������-forward to "the day" when Britain  would'die at the-feet of Germany, a  crushed and conquered ��������� nation. This  and other facts are vividly" brought  home-' to us in a remarkable - book  which has just been published by  Messrs. Chapman and Hall, London,  under the title of "What I Found Out  in the House .of a" German .Prince."  It is from the pen of a young English-"  woman of good birth, who, through  her American connections and the influence of Prince Henry of Prussia,  was, In 1909, offered the post of English governess to two little princes,  aged five and six years respective!}-,  sons of a Royal German house. For  obvious reasons the author conceals  her own name and identity of her employers, but her revelations are none  the less clear and convincing because  oFthat.  It was to a palace on the Rhine that  she was sent to make-the acquaintance of her charges. When she arrived there the little princes were  playing in the garden-house; and the  wild shriek that came across the lawn,  suggested a game of unusual attraction. If was a strange sight, however,  which greeted the eyes of the English  governess. Spread-out upon the floor  was acomplete/iriodcl of the city of  London; parks, public buildings, cathedral, abbey, all represented in miniature, while over the towers floated a  fleet of model Zeppelins, which the  children were manoeuvring with remarkable skill. "Worse than ever!"  ��������� cried a man's voice. "Never waste  time or material. Now watch again  the way I do it. I am over Westminster Abbey." It was a young Prussian  lieutenant who was supervising the  .eport, and the- object was .to drop toy  bombs upon the principal-^-buildings  of the British metropolis. Lieutenant,  von X was somewhat taken aback  by the presence of an unexpected  spectator, but hastened to assure her  that this was merely an innocent war  game, presented to the princes by the  inventor, Count Zeppelin. But a few  hours' experience proved that the  spirit which,lay behind the game was  by no means so guileless or inoffensive. The children had been taught  from the cradle to detest the English  as their natural enemies, and the old  Scottish housekeeper, who soon made  friends with the author, was under no  illusions as to the sinister intent of  this' warlike sport. Indeed, the  young lieutenant had been frankly engaged upon the premises to keep a  military spirit afire in the breasts of  the children.  ; A visit from the Kaiser soon followed,, and to him the English governess  was duly presented. He said in his  quizzical way: "I hope you are not  English enough to be u suffragette,  Miss ������������������?" adding: "All these modern Englishwomen are suffragettes.  Well, .we should show them what we  think of them if they sent a deputation here.    But    while they confine  themselves to Iheir own soil we can  bless them. They are sowing good  seed for us to reap." The Kaiser chaffed the governess that she would  write-the inevitable book about Germany. "All that 1 ask is that you  stick- to the truth," he said. "Then we  have" not much to be afraid of. We"  Germans are tlie sincerest people in  the world, yet the strange thing is  that "no outsiders ever understand  us. ��������� That is why they cannot do us  justice in their books and articles,  even when they wish to, which is not  often, for tliey are jealous , of ^our  success. , Even you in England and  the United "States are "jealous. Too  many, books have been "written about  me by malicious people. Some of  'thorn were women'; I am sick of it."  With a-meaning smile he took his  leave, and a few minutes later the  Scottish housekeeper revealed the  secret that tlie engagement of an  English governess had been endrely  the Kaiser's plan. It w.'w not a  pleasant suggestion, but the author  tried to reassure herself. "At any  rate, I am glad," she said, "that the  Kaiser values us as a nation."  "Pie   doesn't   do' anything   of .the  sort," 1. was assured by Mrs. M -.  "You mark my words, all that the  German Kaiser and his sons (and  their, set which our prince is in) like  about the British nation is what it  has got. You don't understand now.  But wait till this time next year.  Then' come and tell me whether I'm  right or wrong." Alas! .that far-seeing Scotswoman died before she coula  witness the fulfilment of her prophecy! Meanwhile, little by little,, the  net of intrigue began to-close around  the exile. She soon learnt that it was  prudent to insist rather upon her  American than her British origin; Tor  wherever she went the absorbing hatred of England wa3 the theme of universal conversation. And she saw  and heard more than her hosts had  bargained,for. To the castle of the  prince and princess came, besides  the Kaiser, many notable Germans���������  the Crown Prince, Count Zeppelin,  General Bernhardi, and others. The  English governess saw something of  them all and heard more, especially  from her sprightly mistress, the Prin-  ceas. A vague feeling that great  men���������including the new Herr Krupp,  who married the old Herr Krupp's  daughter and took his name���������did not  come and go for.nothing, that something great was being planned, is natural. At Krupp's work's she heard  whispers of the wonderful "surprise"  that was in preparation for their year  of jubilee, and curious questions were  continually put to herewith regard to  the English resources and provisions  of war. Count Bernhardi, indeed,  when he visited the house, made no  secret, even to the children, of the  military ambition of his country.  From the young lieutenant, "whose  indiscretion seems to have got the  better of him, the governess learned  that the German army as well as the  navy prayed for "The Bay." America,  too, eventually, must become Germanized, as Lieutenant von X������������������ believed she'was already well, on the way  to be with her growing German population, immense German financial  interests, and influential newspapers.  The plans for American conquest  were already mapped out .by the German war office, who never left anything to chance.  By the end of last summer the  governess had come to realize that  she was in a head centre of German  national activity. tShe.. wondered if  she ought not to communicate such  lights as she had gained to her  own country. She did write a letter  to the British ambassador in Berlin.  It was intercepted on the very eve  of war, and she had to fly Germany,  which she managed to do, thanks to  her perfect knowledge of the language and an old\American passport.  Outlook is Good  -.. In the West  Orders in Return for Gifts  Britain is Deeply Grateful For Giv-  Ings of Canadian People  Secretary Griffith of the high  commissioner's office in London stated that the local authorities of Great  Britain and Ireland have passed a  resolution officially thanking the  Canadian government for the magnificent gifts it has made to the old  country on behalf of the Canadian  people.  Local committees concerned in the  distribution of food desire to place  on record that these gifts have  proved of incalculable value, enabling them to meet the demands  made upon them in no unstinted  fashion.  . Further orders have been given to  Canada by large wholesale houses  of London and the provinces. Secretary Griffith says that the aggregate  volume of trade placed by Great  Britain with Canadian houses is far  greater than is generally suspected.  Not only should these orders relieve  the temporary stagnation to Canadian industries, but in the event of  the goods being up to standard there  is every reason to believe a permanent connection will be th j outcome.  Instead of Vodka  If any man In mood forlorn  Should lift a public wail  Like that of any auto,horn,  He'd aurely land in jail.  "Russian Government to Have Monopoly of Tea,  Tobacco, Watches  and Oil  The ways and means committee of  the Russian Duma has unanimously  resolved that the government declare  a monopoly on tea, tobacco, oil,  watches and insurance" of all kinds.  The resolution virtually assures the  passage of the bill by the.Duma, it is  stated.  Tho bill declares that hereafter  the things named shall form the basis'  of tho government revenue, which  heretofore iias been derived from the  monopoly on vodka and from an indirect tax on corn necessities.  In Odessa and in Nikolaiev, on the  River Bug, the government has sequestered all the property of Germah  stock companies, including factories,  car lines, hotels and tenements.  "One man of the ���������th Lancers I  found lying on his back with his eyes  staring at the skies. He was dead,  without doubt, Standing over him  was his horse, without a wound. It  was looking into his face every few  minutes? and then neighing in a pitiful way that sounded just like a human being in ah excess of grief. To  bring tears to the eyes of the,. most  hardened of men," says Lance-Corporal J. Stilton  Speaker   of   Saskatchewan   Legislar  {ure  Tells  Cattle   Breeders  of  "   Conditions  . Hon.' -XV. C. Sutherland, speaker of  the Saskatchewan legislature, looks  optimistically for a good year in the  Canadian west. He told the members  of tho Dominion _Cattle '-Breeders' association at the annual meeting held  at Toronto recetnly, something about  western conditions. He also sa.w a  silver lining in tho depression .cloud  ���������namely, the putting to an end of  the wild-cat speculation in land, not  only 4'or the present, but for a, long  time ahead. He pointed out that the  acreage prepared for crop this year  would be 15 per cent, above-any other  year.  Dr. S. F. Tolmic', Dominion governmental chief veterinary inspector  in British Columbia, reviewed stock  conditions'' in that province. The  buying stimulated trade for a certain  class of horse, but he could see no  better prices coming. . Dairy cow  trade was very active, with $130 being paid for grader. Beef cattle had  dropped slightly. I-Ic pointed out  the startling fact that British Columbia last year imported 70,000 sheep  from "Washington state. '" British' Columbia, he said, was not producing  the sheep it should produce. The  consumption of-meat in the province  had decreased 25 per cent, during  recent Mine. ���������  Considerable time -was devoted to a  discussion of the "association" cars  which .the various live stock associations procure for the shipment of  pure bred stock. The association  wants the. regulations amended so  ,that more than one man can travel  with 'a car. It was declared that it  was impossible ofr one man to do the  work. There- is a deficit of $418 on  the cars last year, and to me.et this  it was decided to ask the various- associations to levy a tax of 10-cents  on each of their members. The assoc-  ition also wants a veterinary to  examine all cattle which are shipped.  Colonel McRae declared lhat it was  a bad lime to ask the railways for  anything. The associations, in his  opinion, had not got what they were  entitled to. '  The Spy Danger  How     German     Spies   Work   in ' the  United States  A New Yorker, who is noL too .neutral to say a word for Britain, has  sent to a Toronto friend some rather  startling information as to the operations of German incendaries and  other agents in the United States.  The factory of John A. Roebling Co.,  of Trenton, New Jersey, was burned  by an incendiary while the company  .was completing- an order for barbed  wire for the French government.  Pie adds that following as this does  upon the outrages at sea���������the mutiny  upon the first American Red Cross  ship,' the destruction by burning of  several hundred cavalry horses  bought for the British army and at  sea two days out from Baltimore, the  destruction of Italian army horses,  and the stranding at Bermuda'of an  Italian vessel���������ope:.s up the grave  question of the danger of employing  Germans or German sympathizers af  all in connection, with the numerous  and important contracts for supplies  for the allies.  An even more startling fact than  the Roehling fire is the assertion that  German spies are interferring with  cable communication. "Much," lie  says, "is done under the guise of alleged censorship, which is purely malicious interference, without any reason to justify it. During , the past  week, out of sixteen prepaid cable  mesages sent from New Yjrk by  friends of mine to England, nine were  delivered and seven fell by the way.  Yet all referred to supplies and foodstuffs to be furnished to the allies.  The hand of the German spy in this  work is evident but hoAv to catch him  is the problem."  Two little girls who played together a great deal had an altercation one  morning. Both had told Blanche  what she called "a little fib."  "A fib is the same thing as a.story,"  explained Blanche, "and a story is the  same thing as a lie."  "No," argued Beth, "if.;-not." '  "Yes, it "is," insisted Blanche, "because my father said so, and my  father is professor at the college, and  he knows everything."  "I don't care if he is a professor,"  said Beth. "My father is a real estate  man and he knows a lot more about  lying  than  your father."  NAL SETTL.  INDEMNITIES TO ALL THOSE WHO HAVE SUFFERED  The more Germany keeps Destroying the more Crushing shall be  Her National Debt, when the Inevitable time Arrives  for her  to Effect  a Settlement  While these lines are being written  the tide of German success may be  turning, turning to a national.. and  dynastic disaster, iinparalled in modern history, but reserved, self inflicted, if any people's ruin "was, by the  spirit and the methods adopted by a  nation's chosen rulers and favored instructors.  Germany has fought Western Europe by foul means as well as fair; by  floating, drifting mines that for the  most part damage neutrals or non-  combatants; by printed and whispered lies sedulously circulated among  the distant, the impressionable, and  the easily- guiled; by blackmail  ("Either you stump up millions of  pounds or I efface for ever the historical beauty and interest of your  land"); by terror and a Satanic appeal to human pity���������the terror caused  by Red Indian atrocities, Turkisn-  massacres of non-combatants, and tlie  shameful trading on pity by using revered and aged men, women, priests  and- children as bodyshields; by  dressing in the uniform of the foe;  by posing as Red Cross officers; by  hoisting'the white flag to lure honest  soldiers into the death zone.  While no British, French, Russian,  Belgian, Servian, Montenegrin, Indian, Japanese or North African soldiers will wish to vie with Prussian,  Mecklenburger, Silesian, Saxon or  Hanoverian in the abominable side oi  war; while German architecture, German museums, pictures, churches,  and other national achievements in  art and science are safe from the invading armies of the allies (save for  the unavoidable accidents of warfare) ; while it is virtually certain  that no German maid or matron will  'be outraged, no German priest orI  chemist shot or hacked to death, no ;  German child bayoneted, it is stilt  necessary that nothing recorded of  German wickedness should be forgotten, should remain unpaid for when  -the day of reckoning arrives.  Even the loss to the world of the  outer and inner beauty of Paris, the  cutting down of those trees which  cannot, be replaced in your or niy  lifetime���������middle aged or aged reader*!  ���������the far worse destruction of forest  loveliness which these human beasts  are' carrying, out round Brussels shall  be avenged, shall be imperfectly atoned for; not by robbing Germany or  her beauty���������none , of 'that!���������but by  money fines that shall reduce Germany for many years'to a wholesome  and penitential impotence.  Just as the Rothschilds in Buckinghamshire, by spending thousands of  pounds imparting to their estates-the f  sylvan loveliness of-neighboring.Hertfordshire, in that they conveyed thither elms of 50 years in growth and  planted them to suit the scenic effect;  so the groveo and parks of Paris am  of Brussels shall be made good by  German money. For every beauty in  architecture that Germany is now laying low with gunpowder and dynamite in Flanders .and Brabant, in the  Ligeois and Namurois and in Belgian  Luxemburg and the northeast of  France, she shall pay; pay for li>b  complete rebuilding and redecoration,  pay for restoration and a bit over.  The more she 'keeps destroying the  more crushing shall be her national  debt. She shall pay indemnities to  those who have.survived the" destruction of their homes in Belgium or in  France,' pay for the support of (he  widow, the parents, the children ot".  all whom her soldiers'' have barbarously and unjustly slain; pay for robbing tlie western world needlessly, inexcusably, of two years of happiness,  pay for the destruction of tourist carrying French railroads, for the interruption of our North Sea fishing industry, for the loss of every penny  occasioned by enforced idleness or  foreign imprisonment, for ; every ship  and life she has destroyed among our  fishing, folk and those of France and  Belgium.  And  none  will   press  more  mercilessly this demand for indemnification  than the former friends and advocates in this country, the men and .  women who sought fair play for Germany in the councilsof Great Britain; ���������  and obtained it, who desired that her  reasonable and justified ambitions  should be satisfied, and had secured  that adequate satisfaction some  months beforo this war brolte out.  But how is Germany to pay, some  will ask. She will soon be bankrupt,  even if by some perverse turn in the  wheel of fate she recovers . lost  ground in France and her unopposed  occupation of Belgium. Even her colonies are only worth so much, nothing near the ������100,000,000 she will bo  asked to pay to Belgium," the ������200,-  000,000 she will owe to France, ana  as yet uncalculated sum she will (in  addition, to her war fleet) be required  to make over to Britain and Russia.  Well, she will onlymeet. her obligations, which will have to be enfercr-d  by territorial occupation "on a large  scale, by a virtual revolution.  All the German states must go into  the melting pot, Prussia most and  first of all. The private estates of all  her rulers and princes���������first and foremost of the Hohenzollerns-���������must be  escheated by the revolutionary government and be applied to the redemption of Germau territory. If Germany likes to retain,,, after war is  over, her present, or something near  her present, territorial divisions and  dynasties she must allot to her  chosen princes, kings and emperor a .  reasonable civil list, payment for  value received. But all their private  estates, their vast domains, their  house treasures and trusts and concealed funds must beconio national s  property. /  Once Germany is purged of Prussia, once the Hohenzollerns are exiled on modest annuities, once she is  made a really democratic empire or  republic, "she will soon recover from  her woes���������as' soon, perhaps, as  Franco did after 1S71. But it will be  long before the treatment' of Belgium is forgotten, and Germany is  admitted to diplomatic relations and  equal brotherhood by~the states she  has wantonly injured. ;, Austria can  point to her as a ruin of the Austrian empire; and perhaps the only  separation she can make in that direction after the death of the Emperor Francis Joseph is the incorporation of all German speaking Austria  into a fully enfranchised German  realm. .  Russia must have the'fullest satisfaction and security she cares to demand, that the Bosphorus and Hellespont shall be no more a padlock on  her trade and enterprise and on the  world's need for Russian grain and  Russian oil. The least the western  world can do for her in return for  saving western civilization and restoring Poland to nationhood is to provide  her with that free access to the Mediterranean which is necessary to her  development. Belgium must have  territorial enlargement in several directions, France a Rhine frontier, the.  international character cf the Baltic  Sea must be secured for all its limitrophe nationalities.  And last, but not least, In the day  of reckoning Britain must see, shall  see, if the press can make her (for  politicians' memories are notoriously unretentive), that her soldiers and  sailors (the rank and file anU not only  the officers) are amply rewarded for  the efforts they have made and will  have made to secure for the British  empire" a, satisfactory and lasting  peace. They must be handsomely  paid for their time of war service and  be provided afterwards with lucrative  careers. We must and shall treat  them as the United States (laughed  at, at it was, In this land which then  let its soldiers die in the workhouse)  treated the veterans and the widows  and offspring of the fighters who reestablished the Union of the North  American republic���������Sir H. Johnston,  in London Chronicle.  Rambling Waggles���������I was robbed  last night, and I reckon that about  fifty-three articles were stolen from  me.   Everything I had in tho world.  Policeman���������Fifty-three   articles?  Rambling Waggles���������Yes; a pack  of cards and a cork screw.  Belgian Scholar Coming-  Ontario  Government  Has  Decided  to  Appoint  Commission  to   Mske  Full  Inquiry  The Ontario government has  taken action to have made a thorough  investigation of the nickel industry  in the province, with a view to having all nickel refined at home. Hon.  G. Howard Ferguson, minis'iex of  lands, forests and mines, has announced that in order to ascertain all  the facts and to acquire a full knowledge of the situation, it had been  decided to appoint a commission lo  investigate.  "If the report of the commission  makes clear the practicability of refining nickel in the province the necessary steps will be taken to see that  this is brought about," stated the  minister.  Tlie commission will have plenary  power to exhaust every possible  'course of information and to make a  careful study of every phase of the  situation.  "Up to the present the government  has not been convinced that any action preventing the export of nickel  would not have the effect of transferring the nickel business, or a substantial part of it, from Ontario to  New Caledonia, Norway or elsewhere,", .stated the Hon. Mr. Ferguson. "Up to the present there does  not appear to have been any known  process of refining the Sudbury copper-nickel matte that would have  permitted of the operation being a  commercial and economic success in  Ontario.  "It is in order fo ascertain all the  facts that this commission is being  appointed."  I Dr. Sarolea Will State Belgian Case  in "Simple, Unexaggerated  Lauguage"  Dr. Charles Sarolea, tho noted  Belgian scholar and author, who is at  present head of the French department in Edinburgh University, loft  England for Calais for an audience  with the King of tho Belgians preparatory to proceeding to America  on an official mission. Discussing bis  coming trip, Dr. Sarolea said to a correspondent: "My object in America  will be to state in simple, unexaggerated language the Belgian case.  I shall try and got in touch with all  sections of America and all layeru of  public opinion, but I do not yet know  how I shall proceed to do this." Since  the outbreak of tho war Dr. Sarolea  has been frequently in Belgium, and  lias been received in audience several  times by KJng Albert.  "Why, that rich old fool doesn't  know he's living."  "True, but his relatives feel it keenly."  They say that kissing is dangeroua.  Do you believe it?  It is at times; but papa isn't at  home tonight V  THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B.C.  NEWS OFTHE CffY  Tracklaying on the Kettle Valley  railway is now half completed between Osprey lake and Princeton,  and it is expected that it will reach  the latter point next Monday. The  bridge over the Tuiameen is making  good progress and will be completed  in time" for the tracklayers. It seems  probable lhat trains will be running  by June 1 from'Nalson to Vancouver  via Merritt.  'the city council had made a grant of  $200 to the . Grand  Forks   board of  news"  never  If you see it  trade.    This  alleged  appeared in The Sun.  in The Sun it's so. -���������  The Riverside Nurseries' snipping season is drawing to a close. A  satisfactory business during the  present spring is reported.  A device with the object of saving  values which otherwise would be  counted as loss is in course of construction at the Granby company's  Hidden Creek smelter, says tbe  Phoenix Pioneer. This new arrangement will make possible the  treatment of the flue dust which, it  is said,-contains 4 per cent copper,  or about eighty pounds of the metal  to the ton of dust. ���������In anticipation  of the above, the management is  said to have' been saving all flue  dust.  Ed Ciayton and family will make  their home at Christina lake during  the summer months.  The prospects of a bumper peach  crop in the Sun orchard were never  brighter than at present.  Wm. Beach, the Christina' Lake  postmaster and merchant, was in  the city last Monday.  John Leamy returned.to the city  the latter part of last week from Ot  tawa, after an absence of "seven or  eight yea;rs. He was accompanied  -mother.. They have rented Ed  Clayton's house, and will remain  here during the summer.  ^A. D. McKenzie, of Phoenix, was  a Grand Forks visitor on   Monday.  Miss Helen McEwen, who visited  her mother in this city during the  .Easter holidays, returned to Phoenix on Mondav.  The Liberal nominating conven  tion for the Grand Forks riding will  be held in this city on Wednesday  evening," April 21. Liberals and  supporters of the Liberal cause are  invited to attend.  The Granby Consolidated is increasing tbe force in the ..mine at  Phoenix as fast as the mine can be  put in shape, and will soon be-up to  normal.  Nell Matheson- returned on Fri  day evening from-'a month's visit  to' Rochester, Minn , and Manitoba  points.- Mrs Matheson is still in  Rochester, where she underwent a  surgical -operation at Mayo Bros.'  hospital.  It would be interesting to know  where the alleged "news" items appearing in the provincial press from  Grand Forks originate. A few weeks  ago we read in every country exchange that the provincial government had made a loan of $10,01)0 to  the Grand Forks Canning company,  and last week there appeared an  item in the same papers saying tha'.  For Sale���������Team," gelding, weight  2350, age 7 and 8 years;sound.good  workers; one 3������ wagon, one set  double-work harness; price $375.  One team, gelding, 8 and 9 years  old, weight 2000; heavy spring  wagon, one set harness, all in good  order, price 8250.  Apply Sun office.  For Sale���������Good tnilch cow; fresh.  Apply H N. Morrison, near Frache  Bros.  ���������  The Grand Forks Concrete  (Jo. announces that, after a  long hunt, it has secured the  best reinforcement made:-for  cement fence p.osts, and will  soon commence to manufacture these indestructable posts  for the trade. The company  is also prepared to make, to  order, all kinds of cement well  cribbing. Use this material  in your well, and it will last  forever.  Highest cash prices paid for old  Stoves and Ranges. E. C. Peckham,  Secondhand Store.  'Soliloquiesjof the Devil  I pied a galley here, the other day,  Before the bloomin'   paper went to  - press; . .  1 picked   the   measly thing   up   right  away,  Andjjput it back   together  just   by  guess.  Tlie   make-up   man   he chucked it in  the form;  The thing went   through.-   Oh, golly,  what a storm!  "John Smith will-sell "at 20. Prospect  street,  At'the bride's home, on VVendesday  at high noon,  An   only   deughter,     beaurit'ul   and  sweet���������  With spotted feet and -coining   two  ,    next June."  So help me, that's the way   the  darn  thing read.  I saw it  and I nearly fell down dead.  That ain't the worst.   The thing went  on to say:  "Mike    Dolan   died    last night at  half-past eight;  No fire insurance carried, so they say;  Loss   total,   but the value was not  great."     -~-  You'd ought to heard the widow   tear  and rave���������  It makes me'sick the way some skirts  behave!  "A son was born to Dr. Richard Vose,  A gloasy blacKf, and weight a thousand flat;  His   mother   was   by   Dan by, out of  Rose���������  With gloves.to match, and  wore   a  picture hat."  The foreman   threw   three    fits   and  clawed the air;  For once he got so-' mad   he   couldn'.t  swear.  "The   Park   House   burned   to ashes  , Tuesday night,  The cause, they say, was   softening  of the brain;  The   noble   firemen    made a gallant  fight  English 3-Speed . Gear and  the High-Grade Cleveland  Wheels  I have opened a hicycles store next the Grand  .Forks Garage, and keep .these celebrated wheels  in stock.' -     -. . ���������  Bicycle Accessories.     Repairing   a  Specialty"  . R. Mooyboer  First and  Main  Grand Forks,  B  C.  multure  In satin   duchess, made   with'fish  tail train,"  Ain't that the everlasting limit?   Gee!  The way the whole darn bunch jumped  on to me!  The boss he had me on the carpet, too.  ��������� Gosh! He can dress a feller   to  the  ground! '  I  sneaked  his   office  feelin' ,-mighty  blue,  When all at once I heard   a funny  sound.  The boss was all alone���������-I'd   give   my  hat  To   know   just   what   the  <J When in need of an odd piece of Furniture for any room in the house, you can  save money" by purchasing from us.    -���������"  <I We carry the most  up-to-date stock' of  House Furnishings in the Boundary, and-  you are assured of the same careful cori-   .  .    sideratioii  at''our. store'if your.purchasc;  ���������   is-small as you Would receive if you were ..  buying a large order. ."������������������-. .   .  .ffl We would: like "to. call your .attention  especially to our Floor Covering Department. Our stock is new and up-to-date  and the.range of patterns and designs is  second to none. - .  MILLER & GARDNER  The Home Furnishers  laughing at!  guy was  -Inland Printer.  NEW  HARNESS   SHOP  I have re-opened a harness  shop at my  old  stand on Bridge street, and will- manufacture  tM^vwr H a **r* ace and  do all kinds  of  FNCW  I lam ebb liarness repairing. All  work guaranteed.   Your patronage is solicited.  ! *���������������  si). _^  '.F''i ���������������  C,, !*i  Vi ^  9SI.B5    ,.  '������������������J-tiH HOG"  Here We Are !  Your Six Friends,  Page Boyles, diamond drill contractor, has started one of his drills  at work on the Granby property in  Phoenix.  For Sale���������Eight year old hor-te;  good farm horse; vveght about 1150  pounds. Apply at Columbia Brewery.    Take your repairs to Armson, shoe  repairer. The Hub. Look for the  Big .Boob.  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  ������������������ - * ~ ���������������������������  How to Address the Soldiers  In order to facilitate the handling  of mail at the front and to" insure  prompt-delivery, the Dominion post  office department requests thut all  mail be addressed as follows:  Rank   Name '   Regimental number    Company,squadron or other unit..  Battalion ,   .  Brigade..   First  (or second) Canadian   contingent :   British .expeditionary force:.....__.  Army Post Office,  London, England.  The Sun is the largest and best  newspaper printed in the Boundary  country, and.the price is only one-  half that of its local contemporaries.  It is a valuable advertising medium,  hp.cauee its large 'subscriptIon lin  has been obtained, and is maintained, merely on its merits ns a  newspaper. - It uses no indirect or.  questionable methods to secure subscribers.  The weekly market will' be   held  on  Second street,   between   Bridge  street and Winnipeg avenup, tomor  row forenoon.  Robin Hood Family"  Robin Hood Flour    ,-  ((  Oats  ������***  Porrioge Oats  (I  Ferina  (I  Graham  tt  WholeWheat  Let Us Lighten  Your Household Duties  For Sale by*  JOHN DONALDSON  PHONE 30  Everything to Eat and Wear  "Pape's Diapepsin" makes Sick, Sour,  Gassy Stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  If whatryou just ate is souring on.  your stomach, or lies like a lump of  lead, refusing to digest, or you belch  gas and eructate sour, undigested  food, or have a feeling of dizziness,  heartburn, fullness, nausea, bad taste  in mouth and stomach-headache, you  can get blessed relief in five minutes.  Put an end to stomach trouble forever  by getting a large fifty-cent case of  Pape's Diapepsin from any drug store.  You reahKo in five minutes how needless it i<-- *n suffer from in'Ugestlon,  dyspensiu or any stomach iisorder.  It's tho cmickest, surest stomach doctor   in   the   world.     It's   wonderful.  NOTICE     "  NOTICE is hereby given that appli  cation will be made to the1 Board of  License Commissioners for the City of  Grand Forks at a special sitting, to be  held in the city hall, First street, on  May 19th, 1915, for a transfer of  the wholesale and bottle liquor license  now held by me in respect of the  Grand Forks Liquor Store, situate on  Lot No. 5, in Block 11, Plan 23, in  the City of Grand Forks, to Gustavus  A. Griffin, of   the  City of Kumlnops,  B. C,  Dated the 16th day of April, A.D.  1015.  WM. J. PENROSE.  VOL1 R CHIL������> 13 CilOSS,  FEVERISH, CONSTIPATED  Look   Mother!     If . tongue   is  coated,  cleanse little bowels with "California Syrup of Figs."  Mothers can rest easy after giving  "California Syrup of Figs/' because in  a few hours all the clogged-up waste,  sour bile and fermenting food gently  moves out of the bowels, and you have  a well, playful child again. '  Sick children needn't be coaxed to  take this harmless "fruit laxative."  Millions of mothers keep it handy because they*", know its action on tt������  stomach, liver and bowels is prompt  and sure.-  Ask your druggist for a 50-cent bot-  -le of '-California Syrup of Figs," which  .owtairi.'t directions for babies, children  t" :ill ages and for grown-upa.  'hi'  1,11 mfl  "H*s*l:r  GOOD MORNING!  WE ARE INTRODUCING  American Silk  American Cashmere  American Cotto  HOSIERY  They hnve stood the test. Give real foot  comfort. No seams to rip. ..Sever becomes loose or baggry. The shape is Unit  in���������not pressed in.  GUARANTEED" for fineness, style,  superiority of workmanship. Absolutely  -tainless. Will wear 6" months without  holes, or new ones free,  OUR SPECIAL OFFER  to evory one sending us" fl.OO in curiency  or postnl note, to cover advertising and  shipping- expenses, we will send post-paid,  with written guarantee, backed l>y a five  million dollar company, ei her  3 PAIRS OFOUR 75C.     ALUE  American Silk Hosiery.  OR 4 PAIRS OF OUR 50C. VALUE  American Cashmere Hosiery,  OR 4 PAIRS OF OUR 50C. VALUE  American Cotton-Lisle Hosiery,  OR   6 PAIRS OF CHILDREN'S HOSIERY  Give the color, size,and whether Ladles'  or Gent's Hosiery is desired.  DON'T DELAY -Offer expires when  a dealor in your locality is selected.  THE INTERNATIONAL HOSIERY GO,  P. O. BOX 244  DAYTON, OHIO. U. S. A.  ������������������kgjj.  -^ fptf  i-jsf  .PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  EJurniture.   Made   to  Oder.*  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done.  R.C.McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVBNGB  A Home for tbe Summer  . It will not cost you much  more to be really comfortable  for the summer vacation than  to "rough it "In a tent  A small Want Ad. in our  classified columns will bring  you replies from people who  have desirable places to rent

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