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 ���������/��������� ��������� /  -7 J. 0  , i  and  ��������� /  f-i.;  Kettle Valley Orchardist  THIRTEENTH YEAR-  -No.42  GRAND; FORKS, B. C, FRIDAY,- AUGUST 14, 1914  $1.00 PER YEAR  CITY  CUTS EXPENSES  Officials' 'and Employees' Sal-,  aries Heduced; 20;Per  Cent Temporarily  Mayor Giw and Al lerm^n Biek-  erton, Bonthron,. Donaldson, Hen-  aldson, Manly and McCallum were  present at the meeting-of the > city  couneil-on Monday .evening.  A communication . from. .Health  OJficer Kingston, -tite<l;���������������bAif.-,J^hri  Moore had been-udmitted to t,he C.it  tage hospital as a city indigent. Received and filed. .,.,.    . '  A communication from thepro-  vincial secretary of the Daughters of  the Empire auked the council to call  a public meeting for the purpose of  purchasing and equipping a hospital  ship, to be presented to the empire  by the women of Canada. It was  intended to raise $100,000 for this  purpose by. voluntary contributions.  British Columbia's share of this  amount would be $10,000. It was  decided to call the i meeting for  Thursday evening. The mayor  expressed himself as.being in ,favor  of inviting-the clergy of,the .city;:to  be present at the meeting and to cooperate in the movement. ".All the  aldermen were heartily in favor  of the meeting; but, owing  to the fact that the city's . main in;,,  _ dustry had been closed ��������� down,  they expressed fears that.t^e people  would not be able to contribute as  liberally as they otherwise would  have done, However, they felt cer .  tain that the citizens of Grand Forks  would subscribe their quota.  The' chairman of the board of  works reported that prior to the  outbreak , of the .war the property  owners along the proposed cement  sidevalk on First street had signified  their willingness to put stone foundations under their buildings. Since  the war started they might have  changed their minds. The city team  ���������was employed" graveling Winnipeg  avenue; some repairs had been made  to the Winnipeg avenue bridge; the  construction of the cement sidewalk  on Miner avenue ;had. *been post-;  poned until the property owners  decided whether they wanted a  wider walk than four feet or not; a  new walk was needed in front of the  Province hotel, but he- advised  that the construction >f this, as well  as that on First street, be postponed  until there is an improvement in the  preeent unsettled conditions.  The chairman of the water and  light committee reported that the  electric clock, which turns on and  out the street lights automatically,  had arrived and that it had been installed. It was performing its work  satisfactorily. Instructions had been  issued to all departments under the  committee to curtail expenses as  much as possible and to inaugurate  no new work; the final arrangements  for the signal for the chief of police  on the fire hall tower had not yet  been made; the window lights in the  stores should be turned out at 10,  according to the bylaw.  The policeman on duty was instructed to turn the window lights  at 10:30 p.m.  ��������� The council fixed-the - water. rate.',  for the Cofurabia brewery at $15 per  i i   :������{ '."it;/ ��������� /.n">. *',!���������  month; beginning with August 1. ,  Rev. C.jW. King'and'.'Re'v.v'M.."0.  McKre were^grantgd' leavevtb address the CQU0.cil..*'. -'Sirv.KTihg  asked  the councU;tO;Use' it's, influence /with.  ��������� i   Jn'i'fMifi.i'.'A'-ii' .a"-1- v--* ("-jy>'. ���������.-/ ���������'...  the Canadian'T^acifipiraihvay  m,\an  endeavor'jtor.in'^ujieVthei company- to'  assist ;those;jjt^  ment in the ^district iby^.trjansporting-  them   free )'oli .ch'wrge ,to'tt he 'harvest.  /    j     l,,t LV'S.- iV\,v\i ;>\\< I     /     .  fields of the'prairiei.provinces, jRev.:  McKee spokej'alo/ig the 'same .lines:  On motion   of.'.'Ald, -T Hemiiger Van'd  McCallum, the cW?:rk.;was..i instructed,  to .write to VV/ 6.'-IVii 1 lej-,.^(iihtrict a'vT-'  penntendent, requesting/the; above  favor from the company.-  .. The;chairman of the. finance com:r  miitee' recommended  the   payment  of the   monthly   accounts   and   the  ciiy   payroll,' and   the council concurred in the recommendation:   Mi;.  Manly also reported that  the financial outlook rof the city was .u'ot/o.f'  the brightest, and he spoke in favor  of retrenchment.  He suggested a cut  of 20 per cent in the salaries  of, all  city employees and the school teachers fluring the present disturbed conditions in Europe. _, '  On motion of Aid. Manly and  McCallum, a resolution was adopted  ordering.a temporary ' reduction of  20 per cent in the salaries of the city  employees and the school teachers,  commenciug August, 1. ;   .  The clerk was instructed to inform  the secretary of the-school board .of"  the action taken by the cpuucil.  Aid. Henniger, thought .that the  salaries of the.members of the city  council should be included in the  reduction, in which Aids Donaldson  concurred.- On motion of,Aid. Hen-  niger'an'd McCallum, Jbe salaries of  the may.or and the aldermen were  temporarily cut 20 per cent, beginning with August 1.  The council decided to hold the  annual sale of city property for de-  linqent taxes on September 15.  In consequence of the disturbed  conditions at present, it wae decided to add a few more constables  to the police force.  The council was of the opinion  that the public concerts of the city  band.as far as the council's grant for  the same was concerned, should be  discontinued. On motion of Aid.  Manly and.Bickerton, the resolution  making a grant of $300 to the city  band for twelve public cencerts was  rescinded, and the hand will be'paid  a pro .rata sum for the concerts already given.  It was also^.understood that the  grant of $500 to the Agricultural  association will be reduced if the  new exhibition building is not  erected this year.  outside   the  Friday  declares  war  on  . Montenegro  .Austria.  ,&.Over. $1,12.3,000 is collected in,a  few nours in London for the relief  of,the poor.   '  j,";.The Belgians  give,a   twenty-four  hours' armistice at.Lieg" for the pur  "noVe   of   allowing   the   Germans   to  bury theu dead.  The.crews and officers, of., the[two  submarines purchased by.^the Do  minion government from Chile '*���������-  enlist for service with' Canada.' l  re-  Saturday      .  France adjusts itself to'a war fool-  occupy   new   positions  i town.  The British,fleet sweeps'the North  sea clear of hostile warships.' The  .German submarines flee when the  magnificent British gunnery throws  terror into the flotilla. ' Australian  men of-war are active in Asiatic, waters. The Russians take prizes in the  Baltic. -t  .The naval authorities at Espuimalt  receive word from Commander- Hose  of the, Rainbow1 that tho .ship ha'd  been stripped for action and all'her  unnecessary woodwork had been  thrown overboard. ' This accounts'for'  the debris found on the beac'i at San  Francisco.  Wednesday  The Russians inflict heavy losses on  the Germans.  Vancouvor is .confident, that the  Canadian cruiser Ranibow is safe  King George has. offered  Balniorai  castle ' as  soldiers.  METEOROLOGICAL  The  following  is  the  minimum  and maximum temperature for each j  day   during  the   past   week, as re j  corded by the government thermometer on E. V. Laws' ranch:  Min.     Max.  Aug.   7���������Friday....  56 77  8���������Saturday   .... 45 74  9���������Sunday,  41 82  10���������Monday  46 89  11���������Tuesday....... 50 94  12���������Wednesday... 55  13-Thursday  50  ing.  Russian troops invade Austria in  numbers.  Great Briltain gladly accepts Canada's offer ol one million bags of  flour.  The French troops, inspired by  revenge, sweep through ylsace-  Lorraine.  The Germans capture the city of  Liege, but the Belgians still hold  the forts.  'An attack of German submarines  on the British "cruiser' squadron  proves a failure.'  It is reported that cholera has  broken out'i'n the opposing Austrian  and Serviau armies.  Joint plan of defence of Scandina-  vsan peniusuia.. is now being considered by Sweden and Norway.  Monday  France declares war on Austria.  1 Great armies of   four nations   mass  tor a decisive battle in Belginm.  Britain calls out all army reservists.  Transportation is sent to every member iu Canada.  Thousands of recruits flock to the  British colors. Kitchener to raise  second great volunteer army.  The forts of Liege are still held by  the Belgians The guns prevent the  Germans from getting supplies.  Thousands of French and Germans  are reported killed in a sanguinary  mountain battle on the Alsace frontier.  The Hamburg-American, liner Cape  Ortegal, with $5,000,000 in specie  aboard, is repotted to have beeu cap  tured by the British.  Two divisions of Ghurkas and Sikhs  have alaeady. asked Great Britain to  be allowed to share in the defence.  They will not be used on the continent.  Tuesday  Roumania joins the Triple Alliance,  Food riots are reported to have  occurred in Berlin.  The Canadian   cruiser  Niobe   will  soon be iu commission.  Offers   of   cash   and   men   for   the  war continue to reach Ottawa.  t.  The   kaiser's   forces   are defeated  with heavy   losses   in   small   engagements.  Holland asks for an explanation'  from Germany for massing troops on  the frontier.  The route from  Montreal to  Liver-1  ! pool is now perfectly safe, is the   otK-!  cial announcement.  hospital   for    wounded  Long  and   short  range  guns   are  placed'in positidn to protect   Vancou  ver harbor.  Theadmiralty will hunt the warships "'of .the enemy until the trade  routes' are safe  Britain' declares war with Austria-  Hungary, and the ambassador of that  country leaves   London   immediately.  The cost of the Canadian division  will be twenty million dollars One  hundred thousand men could be secured for the first contingent.  British, French and Belgians-concentrate at important' points in Belgium to check the advance of the  enemy into the heart of the country.  Thursday  The Rainbow reaches Victoria.  Cannonading is heard from Dover,  England.  A Belgian woman captures a Ger-  .man spy.   -  Golden, the Sbciufist'leader, is executed by the kaiser.  A regiment" of "infantry" in the  Kootenay and the Boundary is authorized.  Attacking forces at Liege wither  under o fearful rain of shells from the  Belgian artillery.  The Canadian government plans the  control of food prices to prevent the  public being squeezed.  - The Canadian Pacific railway offers  a hospital ship, and will pay the employees' salaries while on active service.  Kitchener threatens to suspend  newspapers which publish news of  army or navy movements in Great  Britain.  German soldiers are said to be  poorly supplied with food, and tO'be  eating turnips, raw potatoes and other  field produce.  The Belgians defeat the Germans iu  a sanguinary battle on the way to  Brussels. The Germans are approaching the capital.  The German cruiser Karlsruhe engages in battle with the British cruiser Bristol, but *ould not stand and  fight, and after a running battle at  long range escaped by superior speed.  The Karlruhe is the biggest of the  German squadron; the Bristol is the  smallest of the British.  i.. (,  Independent ��������� Company  ;6f  ;;l;Riflfi8,WiUProb"ablySee:^!'������������������  Active Service"1''"  The packing house of the Grand  Forks Fruit Growers' association, at  Carson, was opened for the season  this week. Some shipments of  summer apples have already been  made.  The   Independent    Company 'of'  Rifles of Grand Forks'is now at .attention:   'Wednesday evening, afte,r ��������� ',^  the  uSuar'daily"drill   afa meetimr   in the.,cannery building',' evWry rn'ehi''"'-  her   volunteered   to  go to the front,''"'  and the company was  placed at the.  ���������command of the Canadian militia. .  When Captain' Kirk called for ���������  volunteers, Sergt. Potentier and Col.  Sergt. Barker were the first to jump  to the floor. The others followed in  rapid succession until every mao  was on his feet.' This decision of  company brought forth prolonged- -  and enthusiastic cheering.  The unanimity of the members of  the  company   in   voluntarily offering their'services to the.  empire re  minded Sergt. Barker of an incident'  that   occurred    many   years     ago.  When he was in the service in Egypt,  .when "the  British   expedition* ;was   ������������������  about\6 'start' for-  Khartoum, -bis ��������� ->  company was drilling : one   morning'- -  ���������  in front ofthe Sphinx.-  The'officer    '"  in  command; -at  the close  of   the  maneuver's,' gave  the order, ��������� "Two  paces to  the rear."'  Then,  ^'Ooe- ->  pace 'W'the' rear." The last jJace-   brought' the;company up against the "'  stone wall of the Sphinx.    The next  order was,   "All those  who do.not  wish to go to   Khartoum,' take 'two  paces'to the'rear."   No  one moved, ���������  and the officer   lifted   his  cap   and  said,   "I  thank   you, my   men; we  will all go to Khartoum "  The following men   compose   the  Independent Company of Rifles:  OFFICERS.  Stephen G. Kirk, Captain.  T. A. Love, Lieutenant. "  W. Walker, Lieutenant;  Peter Barker, Color Sergeant.  A. Potentier, Sergeant.  H. Broad,  Sergeant.  E. C. Coy, Corporal.  E. Harrison, Corporal.  L. Green, Corporal.  R. W. Rowell, Corporal,  PRIVATES.  Percy Taylor ���������'       J. Hoadley  H: A. Glaspell"      Don Manly  E. Bickley"  W. McDonald  J. Gibson  Walter Evans  E. A. M"unro  Harold Walters  H. W. Averill  J. VV. Broad  A. Scott  Cecil McCallum  J. N. Campbell  John McDonald  R, .Lamond  J. P. McNevin  J. H. Slater  Frank Woolley  Frank WhitfoVd  L. Riddel I  A. O. Allen  Win. Sapple"  J. Hicks  D. A, Harkness  M. F. Mudge  F; Cooke  J. H. Patterson  Win, Eureby  F. J. Lake  Frank Scott  Fred Brewer  H. Henderson  J. Fray  H. C. Williams  John A. Hutton  Percy Clarke  Hugh Johnston  Win. L.  Reid  W. J. Pearson  G. K. Ashley  99 >  100       War prices for food in   ������he   Uuited  Inches  States called forth   four investigation  Rainfall  0,00   resolutions in the house today.    |     ipne 2Trench take Up a strong strate  A   grass   fire   between Columbia  gical position in the  mountains   and  aud Weston called out the fire   de: repulse every effort to  dislodge  them  partment  Wednesday   noon.     The      The French'have   been  obliged   to  blaze was quickly extinguished. evacuate Mullmusen   in   Alsace   and  A big fortst fire is raging in the  Fourth of July district, on the opposite side of Hardy mountain from  the city. A force of men has been  engaged in fighting it for the past  two days.  Miv (' A. Gray loft last week to  join her husband in Anyox.  H,.C'oomber  The members of the company are  an exceptionally fine body of men.  Many of them have seen active service, and if thsy are called to the  front they will make a recod for  themselves that will redound to the  credit of Grand Forks, the province,  the Dominion and the empire.  The company is now mobilizing',  and Capt. Kirk states that in fiitim;  ( Continued on. I'nyr. .',. > THE   SUN,   .JRAND   FORKS,   B.C.
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FRIDAY,   AUGUST 14,' 1914
A couple of weeks ago The Sun had
occasion to remark that none but
Tories could find employment on
the public roads in this province.
On Tuesday last the superintendent
of roads for this riding took upon
himself the task to attempt to re j c,,uiurv.
fute this assertion by proxy. For
this purpose he brought an old man
fact that it is compelled to suspend
publication so soon after the treasury has been emptied, naturally
confirms the conclusion that as a
newspaper it possessed few merits '
and was merely kept alive in order
that it might participate in the hac-!
chanalion ogre of squandering the ,
funds raised by the alienation of
the province's natural resources.
There.are many other journals in
British Columbia that could follow
the example of The Week without
any great loss being sustained l>y
either the public or the newspaper
profession.-
Don't1 wait-'too'long  to
'   have  thatv
A   thorough   knowledge
standing   of    the   various
to our office, who claimed he had at
one time voted the Liberal ticket
and that he was now employed on
the king's highway. He bad evidently been keyed up to the proper
pitch with a copious supply of
liquid refreshments.    In   his
of the
baseball
leagues, and the merits of the different players, is no longer consid
oral a liberal education' in this
Now one must also be a
military tactician and he familiar
with the strength of the sea and
land forces of all'nalions.
The   Republic  N^ws-Miner   now
has a lady editor     The change   has
made such a   vast   improvement in
hand iln*' PaPer *na' we advise other pub
he brandished a massive cane,   and
from his mouth flowed   filthy    language.    The   cane   did     no  harm,
and* his   lips   had  evidently   long
since become immune from  damage
by reason of coming in contact with
the foulest words. If he is still a Liberal, we   feel   sorry for  the  party.
But we rather choose to believe that
he has passed through the Tory   incubator.    This    contrivance  is the
most   ingenuous   machine  ever in
vented.    By using cash and patron ���-
age   as   fuel,   it   has   hatched   out
thousands   of   Tories.    These   new
converts are, as a  rule,  overbearing
and insolent, and in order to  show
their fealty to their party affiliations,
willingly perform the bidding of their
employers.    These converts  are   to
be ' met- with   in all walks of life���
from the country   newspaper editor
down  to the road employee���and it
would not be surprising  if  our  unwelcome visitor belonged   to trie latter class.
Ushers to try the experiment. This
particular young lad)' knows how lo
write logically'and entertainingly.
following
POINTED PARAGRAPHS
The Victoria Week, in its last
issue, made the announcement that
unless further support was foth-
coming from some unforeseen quarter, that would be its last issue.
The Week has been one of the biggest
beneficiaries of Premier McBride's
administration. Since it obtained
power tr e paper has yearly rlra \'n
thousands of dollars out of the
public till, for which it has
weekl.- poured fulsome and un
desurvid praise on the heads
of  the   government   officials.    The
Misfit kisses are the kind-girls  lavish on each other.
The poorer the soil   the  better   the
crop of wild oats.
If a man is inclined to he foolish, a
silk hat won't save him.  ,
If vou think you can't do a thing���
well, you know the answer.
Sleep   is  a great  beautifier.     Most
pal icemen are good looking.
Riches have wings���otherwise there
would be but few.high flyers.
Opportunity knocks but once���but
it's different with the knocker.
It isn't always wi��e   to judge a woman by the sort of hero she worships.
Of course an heiress may be homely
but if she waits for a youne man to
tell her so she will never
the fact.
get next to
Instead of trying to stir up trouble
in this old world, let us get busy and
help those who are in trouble rind see
how much we shall enjoy the change.
It is characteristic of a- fakir that,
when he is caught in a lie, he usually passes the incident off with a
ibe. and then proceeds to tell a
bigger one.
reset.   Your diamond set
while you wait.
We have a
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mounts in stock now
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Poet Laureate Calls England
London.���Robert Bridges, the poet
laureate,    contributes    the
verses to the London Times:
Thou caruless, awake,
Thou peacemaker, (i^ltt !
Stand. England, for honor
And God guard the right.
Thy mirth lay aside,
Thy cavil and play,
. The foe is upon thee
And grave is the day.
The Monarch, Ambition,   .
Has harnessed his slaves,
Rut the folk of the ocean
Are free as the waves.
For peace thou art armed,
Thy freedom to hold,
Thy courage as iron,
Thy good faith as gold.
Through fire, air and water ]
Thy trail must be,
But they that love life best
Die gladly for thee.
The love of their mothers
Is strong to command;
The fame of their fathers
Is might to their hand
Much suffering shall cleanse thee,
But thou through the ilood,
Shall win to salvation,
To beauty through blood.
Up. careless, awake !
Yea, peacemakers, fight !
England stands for honor,
��� God defend the right
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When an. American heiress declines
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that she considers herself too rich for
his blood.
The Sun, at 81 a year, is superior
to any $2 a year paper printed in the
Boundary. This is the reason why
we do not have to resort to gambling
schemos.to gain new subscribers or to
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THOMAS FUNKLEY, Proprietor.
T?;��.ff  Jnnc l^fal  of i "Water Act" of British Coin mbia as follows :���
rllbb-OlcLbb IlOiei clb|    l. The mime of the applicant is Peter   Veri-
:iu. ���''..������������������
2. The address of the applicant  ColumbiH.
!1. Tie uami.'of   the strt-ain is Kettle river
The stream has its source in B..C, flow* in a
>.K. diree ion  and empties into the Columbia
niton r forty miles from Grand F'lks
4 The uutf��r is to be diveited irom the
stream on the north side about80 rods wester -y from S.E. cor. L.oi 453, G. I. Simillttimeen
Land District
5 Tue purpose for which the water will be
usfd is Irrigating'
6. The l-ind on ivtiich the water t-1-> 1> ��� u-ed
is described n1- follows: Thnt part ������ f Lot 158
lyiwr south of and adjoining Lol 2735.
7. The quantity of water applied for is as
follows:   2(K) acre ft'et per annum.
8. This notice was P"sii-d on tile ground on
the 3rd day of August. 1914
9. A copy of this notice and an application
pursuant thereto and to the requirements of
the "Water Act" will be filed in the office of
the Water Recorder ut Grand l-orks. Objections may be filed with the said \V:iter Recorder, "r with the Comptroller of Wnter
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���%l THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  Gibson fraction,   Gray,   Eagle,    Manchuria, J. McNeely.  TRAN8FKR.'  Golden Axe, Wellington camp, two-  thirds,- P. J. Davis to J. Holm.  Broncho Busting at Spokane Fair,-Sept. 12-20, 1914  Dr. Spencer's Addresses  MINING RECORDS  The congregation of  four   of   the  ; churches  of   the  city   united iu an  open-air service on the Presbyterian  ���������church lawn   Sunday     evening   to  hear Rev. Dr. Spencer, of Okanagan  college,   Surrmerland,    speak     oh  "Canada   and   Its   Relation to the  War."      Mr.      Spencer     outlined  the value  of  empire, and  spoke of  the long existing confusion and conditions among the nations   involved  in the present conflict.    He pointed  out the British  honor at  stake   in  Britain's decision, and the  national  problems requiring  solution   everywhere.    Special emphasis   was laid  on the   importance   of   all   classes  keeping   a   calm  and steady spirit' jda jferby.  and staying by the interests of their  ���������districts in times of stress as well as  prosperity.    He predicted  that  the  war would be short and decisive and  that ere long the tide of   prosperity  in material things will  come  to all  Canada.  In his address on "Christtan Education," both in Grand Forks Baptist church--and*at Danville, Dr.  Spencer spoke enthusiastically of  the rapid development not only educationally but materially in the  Boundary, Kootenay and Okanagan  districts when the new short-cut  ratlway to the coast, now 'Hearing  completion, is opened for traffic.  Ernest Harrison reports the following entries at the mining recorder's  office from July 27 to August S, inclusive.  LOCATIONS  . Maid of the Mist, Cascade, A. H.  Thompson.v  Combination, Meyer Hill, J .-Meyer'.  Molly' Ilogan, Franklin camd, W.  F.  Braniff.  Rover', Meyer . Hill, J. H. Dess-  rosius. ��������� ..  ,  Empress, Meyer Rill, T. Brahagan.  Homestake, Meyer Hill, C. J. Mc-  Arthur.  Last Chance, Franklin camp, J. D.  Carson.  Rosina No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4,  Franklin camp, J. Lucy et al.  Argosy   fraction,   Franklin    camp,  '  CERTIFICATES OF WORK.  Golden Axe, Wellington camp, J.  Holm. .  Tiger, Summit camp, J. Buron.  Piper Lad, Seattle catnp, S. Car-  ruthers.  Ruby, Burnt Ba)in, J. McNeely.  Graphite, Spelter King, Duplex  fraction, Eureka fraction, Gloucester  camp, P. H. Donaldson.  Viking, 'Christina lake, W. H.  Beach.  Evening Star, Gloucester camp, H.  C. Kerman.  Flora. Summit camp, D. R. McEl-  mon.  NOTICKS OP WORK.  Molly Gibson,for Irish Nelly, Molly  Fire whs discovered in the Minnas'  Union hnll, Phoenix, at I 2.:2-3 last  Sunday night, and the bin Imilding  was toltiliy destroyed. An hour after  ihe outbreak the building was enveloped in (lames on till sides, in  spite of the efforts of the fire department. The firemen, assisted by  many willing helpers, worked with  desperate' energy and succeeded in  confining the lire u> t he luiililin-i  itself, although there were times  when the post o flics, customs boils'-,  Preshyierian ehun-h and (he No. -  ore tiins of the Granby' mine who  endangered. The building was the  largi-st in Phoenix, and by reason of  its containing .the .ballroom, ijpera  bouse and judge rooms its lo-s-s wiil  be keenly felt by till the residents of  thai c:ily. The structure and.fit-  ttnys cost about S-'iO,()()!), and the  insurance curried was SIO.OOO.  Monday inorniilg, when Ih* safe b -  longing to Snowshoe Lodge No. 4(5,  I 0.0 F., was.opened, its . 'contents  weie found to be in excellent condi  lion. The origin of the tire is un  known.  Wm Carter.is building ��������� himself a  house mi the river bank opposite  The Sun ranch.  Nearly twenty men   are   working  on the Carmi mines at Carmi.  A fire in   Phoenix   last  Saturday  destroyed the Maple Leaf hotel.  The Sun only costs 81 a year.    It  prints all the news.  .  When  a   woman   sends, a telegram  she omits all but the postscript.  WHITE WYANDOTTES  The meat breed that lavs  persistently.  YEARLING HENS  FOR SALE.  S, G.R.I. RED.  March Cockerels, from $2.00. up.  CI When" in need of* an odd piece of Furniture for any room in the house, you can  save money by purchasing from us.  0 We cany the most up-to-date stock of  House Furnishings in the Boundary, and  you are assured of the same careful consideration at our store if your purchase  is small as you would receive if you wore  buying a large order.  CI 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  E.B.W. MILLS  GRAND FORKS  B. C.  HANSEN 8 CO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  Your Gait Coai Now  Ofpick!  F. Downey's liigar Store  Tklkvhonks;  oitki:, km pfpet ctrppt  H ANSK.N'S Uksidk.nck. lt:is '"*>l d" 0<''  ���������     VV    \       V^'3 %"M'  :i-J-iJ3  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  !'urniture.   Made   to  Order  Also Kepairini; of all Kinds.  U'phol.steriny   Neatly   \)   KAVANAGH &  McCUTCHCON  WINNIPEG* AVENUE  ictrix English   Bicycles at  Regular Price, S45  Each  Owing to these wheels being delayed in transit, and as the season is  well advanced, I. will sell them at the above low price, llim brake  on front and back wheels.. Release pedal gear. Parts for repair  kept ir. stock. It is a high grade wheel, and fully guaranteed in  every   particular.     Those who know it will have no other make.  Blacksmith and Bicycle Dealer  dISCONM) STR10KT, NEAR BRIDGE.  Fresh and Salt Meats, Poultry always on hand.  Highest market price paid for live  stock,  j PHONE 58 and receive prompt and courteous  attention.  urope  8  has been responsible for a rapid  rise in the cost of a large number  of articles in Canada and ihe purchasing power of a dol ar has been  considerably curtailed.  In Grand Forks the SUN PRINT  SHOP is still producing that high  class Commercial and Society  Printing' which * brings a repeat  order from our patrons, at, the  same fair prices.  High class printing costs no more  than the other kind, in fact it's  cheaper. Let us submit samples  and quote you prices on your  stationery requirements: Phone  R 74  for prompt  service.  O  ft  ft  %  MONG the Amusement Features will be Irwin's  Cheyenne Frontier Days���������150 Cowboys with  a trainload of stock presenting every thrilling,  Wild West Contest known. (Q,Polo Games  will be held daily between Canadian and American teams, competing for the Northwestern  International Championship  The Racing Program will include Motorcycle Races, Relay  Races, Indian Races, Cowboy Races, and the usual Running  Races. <U,There will be daily lectures and meetings of interest  in the Convention Tent. (Q,More than 10,000 separate Cash  Prizes are offered and it costs nothing to compete for them  Working Demonstrations of every sort of Improved Agricultural Machinery will be made  All Railways will &rant reduced rates  For Daily Program and Premium List, address 503 Chamber of Commerce Building, Spokane, Washington  MHBUWHWMima'l^lMa^^  ������*M*lBSiiaiama8M^liLiltilwaMtuauaiiy MiiuiLuii.iiuMuiiMtiiiujiiu mm THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  immediately. Monday morning he ; nesday afternoon, the Baptist Sun-  was ready to .start. lis; was tendered j day-school picnic was a very enjoy-  the btegest farewell demonstration j able and successful affair. Bathing,  ever witnessed on a   depot   platform j boating, running, and just   keeping  The first recruit to leave Grand  Forks for the great European war  took his departure for France on  Monday morning. Henry DeLes-  pinusse, a reservist of the French  cavalry, who has been residing in  this city for a. number of years,  offered his services to his native  country as soon as a general lCurope-  an conflict  became   inevitable.    On  in this city. The members of the  local company of sharpshooters were  present in full uniform, as well as a  large concourse of citizens. Shortly  before the train started, with Union  Jack and the tricolors intertwined,  the crowd sang "The Marsailles"  in French and ''God Save the  King" in English. Then the train  started, and everybody wished Mr.  DcLespiriasse a   happy journey and  Saturday he   received   a   cablegram  from France ordertng him to  report |A ���������u\ l'eUmi fl'om Lh(j WHr-  to   the    French   consul in Montreal .     fn spite of the hot weather   Wed  ext lime  It   will   save   all   the   muss   and litter of; Lath, Fluster and  Wall Paper.     It permits more  beautiful   interior   designing  in the most modern style.     Ft never cracks   or. deteriorates,  and needs no repairs. ���������  BEAVER BOARD FZ "������LSS  Bkaveu Boaud is very quickly and easily put up; makes a  house warmer in winter, cooler in summer; is painted, doing  away with unsanitary wall paper, and has many other advantages.   Let us show you samples and tell you all about it. .  The  "BRIGHTEN-UP"  Store  still in the restful shadows were enjoyed by old and young. An ideal  spot was found on the Kettle river  bank near the fair grounds, with a  nearby ieafy bower and good well  water for the picnic spread. Mrs.  Henniger's class of boys spent considerable time as the grounds committee in clearing the shore, bank,  pathways and bower for the pleasure of this and other picnics.  B. C. Milk is as far ahead of the  eld- fashioned condensed. milk as  he automobile is ahead.of the old-  time ox-team.     -     -..  -     -    -    -  B.C. MILK has the NATURAL FLAVOUR  NEW   HARNESS   SHOP  I luive re-opened a harness   shop  at my   old  stand on Bridge street, and will manufacture  NJp.w hinm acc and  do  a11  kincls  ?f  FNeW ridrnebb haniess repairing.^ All  work guaranteed.   Your patronage is solicited.  A largely attended meeting of the  Grand Forks Poultry association was  held in Secretary Haddcti's office last  Friday evening. Many communications were received and read, and  a great deal of business in connection with the fall fair was transacted.  The executive elected for this show  is composed of A. D. Morrison,  T. Bo wen and 'Mr. Leroy, with  first-named gentleman as manager.  The association decided to hold the  winter show on November 25-26.  This action was taken in answer to  an inquiry from the provincial government.  At All Grocers  BgBBMEB^^  Did you ever think what a lot of  good'you might have done had you he-  gun yesterday instead of waiting until  tomorrow1?  . ���������'  Highest cash prices paid for old  Stoves and Ranges. E. C.Peckha'm,  Second-hand Store.  Here We Are !  Your Six Friends,  Robin Hood Family  Robin Hood Flour  Oats  Porridge Oats  Ferina  Graham  Whole Wheat  A public meeting was held in the  opera house last night for the purpose of discussing ways and means  for the raising of $500, Grand Forks  share of the $100,000 being raised  in Canada by the Daughters of the  Empire for the equipiog of a hos  pitalship to be donated to Great  Britain. The ladies of the city have  undertaken the task and will meet  this afternoon to perfect organization.  The annual picnic of Knox church  Sunday school was held on Wednesday on the river bank near the  residence ofJas. Stafford. There  was a large number of scholars and  friends present,' who spent an enjoyable afternoon ' in races and  games, the younger children greatly  relishing the many good things to  eat which had been provided for  them.  Let Us Lighten  Your Household Duties  For Sale by  ^  T  PHONE 30  Everything to Eat and Wear  Jas. Rooke, president of the  Grand Forks Fruit Growers' association, leaves today for Penticton to  attend a meeting-of the B.C. Fruit  Growers' association, of which he is  a director. Mr. Rooke will-shortly  leave for Grimsby, Ont . to attend  the Dominion Fruit Growers' meeting which is called for September 2  (Concludedfrom Pa/jr. 1.  daily drills unci   ride   practices   will  be held.  Yesterday Capt. K'irk-received the  following telegram from the coast:  Victoria, B. C, Aug.. 12 ���������Capt.  S. G. Kirk, independent Company  of Rifles, Grand Forks, B. C . You'  are authorized to mobilize peace establishment at-the company's headquarters. Instructions have been  received"1 that the date of enrolling  volunteers for the war contingent  has been extended till further orders  to stop. It is advisable to communicate the number of volunteers  of the war contingent to headquarters, as all volunteers of the contingent are to be immediately enlisted  in the Canadian militia.  Col. Hoy, D.O.C.  Take your repairs to Armson, shoe  repairer. The Hub. Look for the  13 i" Boot.  The. Sun' is  the   best newspaper  value in the Boundary country.  The Sun gathers   and   prints   the  news first.    It is not a pirate.  The Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to any ������2 a year paper printed in the  Boundary. This is the reason why  we do not have to resort to gambling  schemos to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  Model 10 Remington typewriter for  sale; machine only used a short time.  Enquire Sun office.  POINTLD PARAGRAPHS  John Wanamaker says in Judicious  Advertising: "Advertising doesn't,  jerk; it pulls. It begins very gently  at first, but the pu'.l is stead}'. It increases day by day and year by year,  until it exerts an irresistible   power."  Real Estate Investments  ���������   and Business Sites  Insurance in  cy4.ll Its Branches  Boundary Trust CI  Investment Co., Ltd.  Established 1901  First Street  The men)hers of .the. Knight, of  Pythias and Pythian Sisters lodges  and their''friends ��������� spent a pleasant  afternoon on Wednesday, when a  joint picnic was held in the grove  near A. F. Michener's residence.  "Armageddon, Now   or   When?"  is 'the subject.'for ihe   Sunday   even  ing   service in the  I lily question vvi  the ligni of hi.-i.or  ditions am'  Baptist   church  >e dealt    wit.h    in  pre-sent d  v coo  prophi'-cy.  Thorn-s Kemp.of the Gra'ihy >m-l  ter force,  left on    Monday   for    Boston, Mass.    .From th.it city   he  wi  take a ship to his old home in  Scot-  land,    where    he    will   t-peiid   a lew  months.  A   R     Brewer,   of   the   American  Land   Development,  &   ManiihieUir  i .  ling    compiiiiy,    returned   yesterday  from    Spokiine,    where   he   has   installed m current motor power plant.  George J. Grigor left on Monday  for Rice, Wash , where he intends  if) remain for a few mouths  The members of the Independent  , Company of Rilh-s w������re placed on  \ the payroll today,  ; For Sale ���������50 [>ure bred S C Rhode;  Island Red yearling hens. 15 White  Orpington yearling hens. 20 S.C.  Wlate Leghorn yearling hens; $1 .fl() a  head singly, ������75.00 the lob. Must  clear out to make room for young  stock. T. Bowcn, Columbia Poultry j H Q Q  Yards, Box 25-1, Grand    Forks, B  C. ! '  Satan doesn't expect to be invited  into the front parlor the first time he  calls.  If a man has no senile of humor he  is sure to get funny at the wrong  time.  Happy is the man who can forget  all the mean things he knows about  himself.       '        .  After sizing up their husbands, we  don't blame some women for being  fond of dogs.  A woman may not be fond of fiction  because she I is teens patiently to the  excuses of her husband.  A candidate who '"also ran" says  there is nothing quite so 'une'er.,  tvin as a sure thing.  There's no reason why lightning |  shouldn't strike twice in the same!  place���������if it can find the  place. j  Many a man makes a strenuous'  effort t'i recngiiK-e Ins duty so that lie;  .vill be in ������ | o-ition to dodge it. j  When Rome burned. Nero might  have made a hit with the -peo'-le had  he' played    the    hose ��������� instead   ofthe  The devil's mistake would not affect  the work you get.' We have reliable  men to handle the printing you send  us. We do the work well, and when  it is delivered you'll say. it's as it.  should be. Every order is delivered  promptly. Every price is a fair one.  The Sun Print Shop.  d  | Say a 0000 Word  !t is wise 1lo say a good  word for yourself or your  business, whether your  stock In trad������ be merch������  anrffe-3  or  labor,   Want  Ads.'-a;*������ the most direct  n   Sfo'e.. of communication  ���������}   tatiii bast  bisyers.  It tliH Cu-Jli on-Doll very System is in inn  in  your country, thou  you noe'I   ot:  HftiidMOi- for citlior two Kiiijjs you select, unci puy hnlfiucjo wlion you receive) tli  UitiKs. MASTERS,  LTD,, RYE, ENG.  ��������� ���������a

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