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 b' :;r^''?paT'''if1:-^���������3  -V;--. ?t/   />y ^ #f-&?i  v-  b'i-r-.  .1    t'   '  - -,���������    /  Kettle Valley Orchardist  SIXTEENTH YEAR���������No. 7  JG.RAND FORKS, B. C, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 191G  $1.00 PER YEAR  Civic Government Decides to  Purchase  a  Block of  1919 Gity Bonds  Mayor Acres and Aid. Allen, Donaldson, McC.'llum, Schnitter and  Sheads were present at the regular  meeting of. the city council on Monday night.  A communication was received  frjm the Vancouver board of trade  stating that that body had reconsidered the action taken by it recently  in reference to urging the provincial  government to complete the all-  Canadian' highway between Hope  and Princeton. The clerk was instructed to write to the Vancouver  board of trade.and to point out that  the completion of the highway from  Cascade to Rossland was  necessary.  The Athletic association submitted the financial statement of the  skating rink, which was read by the  .. clerk. The association also asked  for the rebate of one year's taxes.  Action on the latter matter' was  "de?ei"r������d-until'th6"-next meeting  O  The chairman of the finance committee reported that- the Toronto  ��������� brokers had accepted the city's offer  of 97������ and accrued interest for  83500 worth of city bonds of 1919.  The. report was accepted, and tbe  council authorized the' purchase of  " the bonds.  The pyst month's accounts were  ordered to be paid.  The chairman of the water and  light committee stated that a new  phase had developed in the pipe-  thawing question, and he recorn  mended that the.resojution adopted  at the last meeting, which gave. J.  F. Kraus the use of the machine  during the present winter for a certain consideration, be rescinded.  The resolution was rescinded and  the matter was left in the hands of  the committee, to biing in a report  at the next meeting,  The mayor reported that an official of the railway commission had  visited the city last Saturday to inspect the scene of the recent accident at the Main street crossing.  The official had stated that he  thought it would be inadvisable to  erect gates at the street crossings,  as all train crews had been given in-  structfons to run through the city at  a speed not exceeding six miles per  hour.  Aid. Allen wished know whether  Joyce avenue was a registered thoroughfare or not. Investigation dis-  close'd the fact that it was not, and  on motion of Aid. Allen and Donaldson, a resolution was adopted to  the effect that the city take up with  the townsite company the matter of  making provisions for a sixty-foot  street at this point.  Mayor Acres reported that Aid.  McArdle left last Saturday with  Sam Shannon for the Old Men's  home at Kamloops.  tracted illness. Deceased came to i  this city about eight years ago from  Ontario, and since that has made  his home with'his son here. He is  survived by a ,son and a daughter,  F. W. Reid, of this city, and Mrs.  J. W. Cook, 'of Brownsville,-Wash.  The funeral, which was very largely  attended, was held Sunday afternoon, interment being made in  Evergreen cemetery.  ME1EQROLOGICAL  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:  1    Mm.  8���������Friday  13  9���������Saturday   .... 14  10���������Sunday     3  11���������Monday     9  12���������Tuesday     6  13���������Wednesday ..    5  14���������Thursday     5  Dec.  Max.  24  23  14  24  19  21  17  Inches  Snowfall     5.7  Three cars of ore were shipped to  the Granby smelter this week from  the North Fork properties, two of  them coming from the Pathfinder  mine and one from the Union in  Franklin camp. The Pathfinder has  suspended operations until the coke  situation improves so that more fur  naces can be operated at the local  smelter.  F. M. Sylvester, managing director of tbe Granby company, interviewed at Prince Rupert, - when on  his way to Anyox, said that the big  copper companies are keeping /the  price of copper within reason. They  could sell to the allied governments  at a higher figure than what is.being  charged, but do not feel disposed to  do so. The.Granby company has  made contracts for half of its output  for the next seven months at 25  cents. ���������������������������"���������''  Gus Parker, of the Granby electrical department.will leave today tor  Portland, Ore., where he will seek  medical treatment for a throat ailment. He expects to be absent for a  couple of months. His wife, will accompany him on the trip.  Those Who Fall in the Great  War Shall Live  Forever  in  the   Results  Their Efforts  of  Boyles Bros., diamond drill contractors, have pulled their drills  from Lake Chelan, and are betting  up machines at the Granby mine at  Phoenix for further exploration  work.  Chuck Clark, who was wounded  last July while on active service in France, is on his way to  Victoria, where he will spend  Christmas.  The annual meeting of the Grand  Forks Farmers'institute will be held  in the board of trade rooms on Saturday, the 16th inst., at 10 a.m.  Death of John Reid  John Reid, aged 7G years, died  at the home of his son, F. W, Reid,  last   Friday4 morning after a pro*  Thirteen million feet of logs will  ,be taken out for the Cascade sawmill this winter. Some of the ranchers in this valley are finding employment for themselves and their  teams at the logging camps on the  West Fork.  J. B. Ellis, who'enlisted in this  city, was reported in Tuesday's  casualty list as wounded.  Before giving his life to hi** country Lieut. Eric Townsend wrote to  his parents in London a letter which  for its pure patriotism and literary  and human qualities deserves to be  given a permanent place in the  literature of this war. The letter  was printed in the London Daily  Mail and is reproduced below:  Septembers, 1916.  Dearest Mother and Father:  You are reading this letter because  I have gone under.  Of course I know you wili be terribly cut up, and that it will be a  long time before you get over it,  but get over it you must. You must  be imbued with the spirit of the  navy and the army to "carry on."  You will still have dear little Don-  aldf who is safe at any rate for some  while. If he should ever have to go  on active service, I somehow feel  that his invariable good luck will  brfng him through.  -You must console yourselves with  the thought that I am happy,  whereas if I had lived���������who knows?  Remember the saying attributed  to Solon, '-Call no man happy till  he is dead," Thanks to your self-  sacrificing love and devotion, I have  had a happy time all rny life. Death  will'have delivered me from experiencing unhappiness.  It. has always seemed to me a  very pitiful thing what little difference the disappearance of a man  makes loany institution/even though  he may have played an important  role. A moment's regret, a moment's pause for readjustment, and  another man steps forward to carry  on, and the machine clanks onward  with scarce a check. The death p'f a  leader of the nation is less even than  a seven days''-yonder. To a very  small number it is given to live in  history; their number is scarcely one  in ten millions. To the rest it tsonly  granted to live in their united  achievements. Bui for this war I  and all the others would have  passed into oblivion like the countless myriads before us. We should  have gone about our trilling business eating, drinking, sleeping,  helping, marrying, giving in marriage, and finally dying with no  more achieved than when we were  born, with the world no different  for our lives. Eveu the cattle in the  field fare no worse than this. They,  too, eat, drink, sleep, bring forth  young, and die, leaving the world  no different irom what they found it.  But we shall forever in the results  of our efforts.  We shall live as those who, by  their sacrifice, won the Great War.  Our spirits and our memories shall  endure in the proud position Britain  shall hold in the future. Tbe measure of life is not its span, but the  use made of it. I did not make  much use of my life before the war,  but I think I have done so now.  One sometimes hears people say  when a young man is killed, "Poor  fellow, cut off so early, without ever  having had a chance of knowing and  enjoying life." But for myself,  thanks to all that both of you have  done, I have crowded into twenty  years enougli' pleasure, sensations,  and experiences for an ordinary lifetime. Never brilliant; sometimes almost a failure in anything I undertook; my sympathies and my 'interests somehow or other���������why I can  not tell���������were so wide that there  was scarcely an amusement, an occupation, a feeling which I could  appreciate. And, as I have said, of  most of these I have tasted. I don't  suppose I ever met anybody who  was note my superior in knowledge  or achievement in one particular  subject; but ,there his knowledge  and his interests ended, whereas my  interests comprised nearly the whole  field of human affairs and activities.  And that is why it is no hardship  for me to leave the world so young.  Well, I have talked a lot of rot  which must have given you great  pain to read and which will not  bring you much comfort. 1 had intended to try and say words of comfort, but that scarcely being possible,  it has drifted into a sort of confession of faith.  To me has been given the easier  task; to you i3 given the more difficult���������that of living in sorrow. Be  of good courage that in the end you  may give a good account.  Kiss Donald for me.  Adieu, best of parents.���������Your  loving son, Emc.  Earnings at the Present lime  Are at the Rate of $66  i*  Per< Share  Not a iVIerry Christmas  All over the Christian world fa  thers and mothers and childreu are  wondering sadly whether they shall  ever again be able to utter with a  confident and happy heart the  Christmas greeting���������Merry Christmas! Those words will be heard in  many an American home this year,  but even there they will be spoken,  among the thinking elders of the  family, with a sense that only for  the very young can Christmas now  be merry. In England, the land  from which our Christmas greeting  came, those words will very likely  not be heard at all. In Francp the  phrase, Joyeux Noel, if it is uttered,  will be a conventional greeting, without spirit As for Belgium and Poland and Serbia and Roumania, is  it conceivable that any of the miserable people of those countries, where  all alike are wretched, should not  think of Christmas as the bitterest,  most tragic day in all the year?  In our own country perhaps the  most hopeful and heartening sign is  the fact that for so few persons can  Christmas be merry. Were we so  sunk in selfishness,so content in our  prosperity, so happy in our immunity, as to observe Christmas  with a thankful and a merry heart,  there would indeed be no health in  us. The measure of our Christianity this year is to receive its supreme test. Is our self-denial growing more rigorous with the increasing destitution of the world'/ Out  of our resources are we giving more  to the afiheted and spending less  upon ourselves than ever before1?  Each one of us mud make hit open  answer. Christmas this year should  be the day when a man communes vnlh  his roiiscknce.���������Youth's Companion.  Granby Consolidated Mining,  Smelting & Power company is earning at the rate of about $55 per  share. This is on a basis of 29 cent  copper. It is expected, therefore,  that Granby will increase its present quarterly dividend rate from 2  per cent to 24; per cent at its meeting in December, says a report from  Boston.  Anyox production at the present  time is a little less than 3,100,000  pounds per month, or at the rate of  37,000,000 pounds annually, -while  at Grand Forks the output of about  1,275,000 pounds per month is  equal to about 15,300,000 pounds  annually. The total output of the  company, therefore, is at the rate of  over 52,000,000 pounds of copper  per annum.  The cost of production at the  Hidden Creek property is about 9  cents per .pound, compared with 15  cents at the Boundary property.  Earnings at Hidden Creek, on 29  cent basis, are at .the rate of ������7,500,-  000 annually, and at Grand Forks  $2,500,000, making 'Grauby's earnings at the present time at the rate  of 810,000,000, or about $06 per  share on the 149,985 shares of outstanding capital stock.  President E. P. Earle stated at the  aanual meeting in November that  Granby had participated to a considerable extent in the 448,000,000-  pouud order for copper placed during September for the allies.  As this order was placed at around  20 cents per pound, due allowance  must be made, and as the annual  report of the sompany for the year  ended June 30, 1910, showed a net  surplus of over 83,800,000, which  is more tnan sufficient to take care  of the outstanding bonds, Granby in  in the fiscal year to end June 30,  1917, should show net earnings of  at least- .$7,500,0U0 or $50 per  share.  Aid.    McArdle     returned  from a trip to Kamloops.  today  CASCADE PEOPLE  GIVE LIBERALLY  Treasurer Ifentiiger announces  the following substantial contributions to the Patriotic fund for 1910  from the citizens of Cascade:  A. Cameron* 8100.00  R   G. Ritchie..     25.00  J. Comrads       5.00  R. Davis       5.00  Mrs. Robert Ritchie       1.00  Total..'.; $130.00  Excuse received by the superintendent of schools, province of Abra,  Philippine islands: "We, the undersigned, to prove���������That on Thursday past, Mxirno Rojas were absent  on account of sickness, that his sick ���������  ness weje itches insofar that he were  unable to wear trousers. Therefore  he were absent." THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  to the mighty and the low alike. In this city  the Granby smelter is being operated at half  capacity owing to coke shortage, and throughout the province newspapers are suspending  publication for lack of paper.  "Hello! Is that you, Flo? Can you meet  me at Morrison's Jewellery Store? He has  just got in a large assortment of Cut Glass.  Yes, it is Grundy Clapperton's. Yes, every  piece has his trade mark, all right.. Three-  fchivty, sure.  ������{u? (grattft 3farkg &tm  G. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  Don't allow this ephemeral peace talk to dry  up your generosity in giving to the Patriotic  fund. You can depend on it that there will  be no peace as long as All-Highest Bill rides  his high horse. The fund needs money. The  more you give the sooner an honorable peace  to the allies will come.  AN INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER.  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) $1.00  One Year (in the United States)     1.50  Address all communications to  Tun Grand Forks Sun,  Phonk J 01 R Grand Fokks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1916  The German peace proposals appear to have  been rejected with scorn in all parts of the  empire, as well as by all the_ other allied powers. It is inconceivable to believe that. they  were prompted by a sense of magnanimity on  the part of the Hun government, and the only  other inference that can be drawn from this  latest move of the kaiser is, that the central  powers are really much weaker at the present  time than is apparent to an outsider from  their recent operations in Roumania. This is  probably the true interpretation of the kaiser's  sudden professions of love for peace, and the  allied powers have acted wisely in declaring  their determination to continue the struggle  until the Huns sue for peace in a more humble manner.  President Wilson advises the people of the  United States t������ boycott food monopolists  and thus force clown from aloft the cost of  living. As if in reply'to this timely counsel  an operator in Chicago boldly announces that  he has seventy-two million eggs in cold storage and is going to exact war prices for the  them. We have a suspicion that there are  one or two men in Canada who' are fmitators  of the methods of this Chicago Joseph and  that our government has in mind some system of dealing with them that will be just  about as effective as Woodrow Wilson's brilliant idea.���������Victoria Times.  It should be unnecessary for us to remind  you that our advertising patrons have some  very useful and exceedingly handsome Christmas presents for sale.  In the provincial by-elections all the cabinet ministers should be returned without opposition. The electors have recently indicated in an emphatic manner what, they want,  and it is useless to put the province to the  further expense of holding the elections. If  M. A. Macdonald is opposed in Vancouver,  his opponent will emerge from the contest  with very few votes and small honors. ._.  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three times more reading matter than any  other Boundary paper. This fact accounts  for the rapid increase in our 'circulation.  Besides being read by all the intelligent people of Grand Forks, The Sun goes to every  ranch home in the Kettle and North Fork  valleys. No other . Boundary paper can give  advertisers this guarantee.  The next excitemen. in this province will  be the civic elections. In Grand Forks, the  indications are at present that this will be a  very tame affair this year. Just now there  does not appear to be more candidates than  there are offices.  If we ever get martial law in this country,  the job to be done would be to lynch the  speculators in foodstuffs.  The price of all grades of paper keep' on  climbing merrily towards the clouds. There  is some reason why the fancy grades, requiring costly chemicals in their manufacture,  should advance in price, but why common  news print should follow in the upward trend  is inexplicable. There is as much pnlpwood  in the country as there ever was, and labor  is but little higher than it was before the war.  The only cause that caif be assigned for the  advance in price of this grade of paper seems  bo that all manufacturers have acquired a desire to come out of the war millionaires.  They should be handled, with bare hands by  the federal government.  SNAP--IF TAKEN AT ONCE  8-  Room House and Two  Lots on Garden St.  Lots 100 feet by 000 feet deep; chicken coops, etc. Will sell cheap for  quick sale. Will sell for less than  half what it cost owner; $1300 if sold  soon. Will give time if needed. ' Is  handy to school. Garden has good  soil, and enough potatoes and vegetables can be raised for a large family. Would make an ideal home for  a smelterman.  Terms--$200  or $300  cash; balance monthly payments of $25 or $30  For further particulars  The war appears to be dealing sturdy blow  Call    at    The   SllXl  Office  e British Columbia  Nurseries Co., Ltd.  gf Vancouver  C_y4re now booking orders for spring, 1917,  delivery of their well-known, hardy    ~  Fruit and Ornamental Stock  Prices include packing and delivery to  customer's nearest station. Write at once  for*70*page Catalogue, also- artistic'Rose  Catalogue, free.  We always have room for an energetic,  honest salesman. . (^Attractive proposition for the right man.  JOB  DtPARTMENT  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate, because we employ  competentwork-  men who have  mastered their  traUe, and we do  * St  have to charge  for the "service"  of [huntingsup  samples in specimen books.  We*print  Letterheads  Noteheads\j  Billheads J  Statements  Envelopes', n  Business cards  ViSicin'' cards  Posters   .  Dodgers.;  Shipping tags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding in-  .,:vitations_.   -;  ]li PriceJists ,  ...Pamphlets,  o- Circulars j      j  ���������t'  And commercial  and society print  ing of every description. *  ���������*; Let', us 'quote  youjM'ices.  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and .Goo'd  Horses at All Hours  at  the  odel Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68  Second Street  Pays for The  E'^fcg'i&jF Sun for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary cou itry  HANSEN 8 CO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  Buy  Your  GaltC  oai a  ow  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Telephonkb;  Office, R(>������ Cfpof Cfnppt  H ansa's Kesiden'ck. K38 rilol Oil CGl  te^  Poultrymen  Improve Your  Flocks  For Sale���������Fifty S.C.White  Leghorn Cockerels. Bred  for egg production .only.  Your choicest $2.00 each.  J. A. cTWcCALLUM,  GRAND FORKS,- B. C.  Tho Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to iTiy $2 a year paper printed  n.iiindary. This is the reason hv  we do 'not have to resort to gambling  scn'Miies to ^airi new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  You can not reach The Sun'?  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture   Made  to Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering  Neatly Done.  RCMcCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVBMDF  John Wanamaker says in Judicious  Advertising: "Advertising doesn't  jerlc; it pulIs. It begins very gently  at first, but the pull is .steady. It increases day by day and year by ye*ir,  until it exerts an irresistible   po "or."  ���������7,1  mmmum  mmmmmmmvwmmm UKNBBKJUMi  ������ffHE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. G.  A. A. Frechette, of this   city,    re  crntly obtained a United   States pa  to be manifestly practicable, and it  is the belief of the inventor that  that there will be a big demand for  it. Provision has beeu made where'-  by this device will accomplish its  object in an economical manner,and  it is constructed of so few parts that  its upkeep will be exUemely small.  The priuciple on which the  guard operates can be seen   '-v refer-  \  SHORT and SNAPPY  Tho secret of tho succoss of our  Want Ads. la that they aro short  and snappy. Pooplo like a plain  business story told in a few words  and if they want anythln������>-they  rofer to tho place where they  will find It with tho least trouble,  viz., tho Classified Want Ads. < Is  your business represented there.  ^hmsmsmm^imkie^sssssa^ssm  |M_J  *  7*2-CT- 1.  tent for an improved cattle guard  at railway crossings. The main  objects of tbe invention are, to pro  vide a neat, strong, durable and  e'uMly operated railway cattle guard,  of light construction, which will not  become inoperable from clogging  with snow and'the like.  The  accompanying    illustrations!  show, in Fig.   1, a   perspective   side  view view of tbe  guard   in   normal  position; in   Fig.   2, a   detail   view  ���������     /  AGENTS WANTED  ence to Fig. 2. The device is constructed much like an.ordinary railway cattle guard , only the bars are  provided with joints, and when  a cow oj any other animal attempts to cross.the guard, a portion  of the bar suddenly rises in front of  it. This naturally has a tendency  to drive the animal back.  Mr. Frechette is now in correspondence with a number of American   manufacturing   firms,  and he  WANTED���������Industrious men, who can enru  $100 00 per month mid expenses, selling  our products In farmers. Must have some  means for storting expenses and furnish contracts, signed by two responsible men. Address The W. T. Rawlelerii Co., Ltd., Winnipeg,  Man., giving age, occupation find references.  FARM PRODUCE WANTED  showing the guard partly raised,  arid by reference to"the same the  above mentioned objects can readily  be understood. This, device is simple in construction and operation  and inexpensive to manufacture,  and is adapted to the equipment of  all ra lvvays.    The invention  seems  hopes that his invention will soon be  placed on the market and adopted  by, some of the railwas.  The man who is willing to share  his last dollar with a friend can always find the friend, without much  hunting.  ese Are tfie Days yy lien  Tfie Telephone Is Appreciated  The telephone is very convenient in the  winter months. No matter what the weather  is like outside, conversation is easily carried  on over the wire.  The telephone trouble man is always on tlic  job, clay and night, bad weather and good, and  the telephone user always has the means of instant communication right at hand. <  Long distance is always short distance Avith  the telephone. No one appreciates the telephone more than"the person who has one.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD.  WANTKU AT ONOE���������Potatoes and onions  Ranchers having quantities of produce  for Mile this full, kindly send 1's.t. of same and  prices wanted to C. V. Meggitt.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TA.ICI?   your   repairs  to   irmsori,  shoe   ro  paircr.    The   Hub.    Look   for  the   Big  Uooi. .--���������-- -  SECOND-HAND    GOODS  HIGHEKT CASH PRICES paid for old Stoves  and    Ktingcs.    K. C.  Peekhum,   riccond-  hiind Store.  IF YOUR CHILD IS CROSS,  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 the'  stomach, liver and- bowels is prompt  and sure. ~~ .r-:'.:   ...;  Ask your druggist for a 50-cent bottle of "California Syrup of Figs," which  contains directions for babies, children  of all ages and for grown-ups.  Officers Must Fight,  or Doff Uniforms  It is announced from the military  despartment, pays an Ottawa dispatch, that the number of unemployed Canadian, officers in England  is to be. reduced materially. Officers  of higher rank who have riot been  taken to the front will have to revert to subaltern rank to go to the  front or come home and take off the  unform. No distinction will be made  between members of parliament and  others. At present there more.than  200 Canadian lieutenant-colonels in  England on full pay, and Gen. Turner is anxious to weed them out at  once.  10 CENT "CASCARETS" |  IF BILIOUS OR COSTIVE  For   Sick   Headache,   Sour   Stomach,  Sluggish Liver and Bowels���������They  work while you  sleep.  .  Dealers in  Fresfi and Salt Meats  Fish and Poultry  Our cTViotto: "Quality and Service"  -    Markets in Nearly All the Boundary  and Kootenay Towns  First Street Grand Forks  H. W. Breen. ^Manager  Furred Tongue, Bad Taste, Indigestion, Sallow Skin and Miserablo Headaches  come from a torpid liver and  clogged   bowels,   which    cause   your  stomach to become filled with  undigested food, which sours and_fermeiK3  like garbage in a swill barrel. ' That's !  the first step to untold misery���������indi-;  gestion, foul gases, bad breath, yellow |  skin, mental fears, everything that is !  horrible and nauseating.    A Cascaret  to-night   will   give   your   constipated  bowels    a    thorough    cleansing    and  straighten you out by morning.   They ;  work while you sleep���������a 10-cent box  from your druggist, will keep you feeling good for months.  GRIL'S STATEMENT WILL  HELP GRAND FORKS  Here is the girl's own story: "For  years I had dyspepsia, sour stomach  and constipation. I drank hoc water  and olive oil.by the gallon. Nothing  helped me until I tried buckthorn  bark, glycerino, etc., as mixed in  Adlor-i-ka. ONE SPOONFUL help  ed mo INSTANTLY." Because Ad-  lor i-ka flushes tho ENTIRE alimentary tract it relieves ANY CASE  constipation, sour stomach or gas and  prevents appendicitis. It has QUICKEST action of anything wo ever sold.  Woodland it Quinn, druggists.  1  surinsrYour  usmess  A policy of advertising is a  policy of life assurance, and the  protectiion thus secured is  well worth its annual dost.  Old Customers die or move  away���������they must be replaced.  Old customers are subject to  the influence of tempation���������  they may be induced to divide  their custom���������to do some of  their shopping at a competitor's.  New customers to this community will shop with you���������  become regular customers���������if  they are invited to do so.  Tour competitor's advertising  is an influence which must be  offset if you are to maintain  your trade.  riot to advertise regularly to  the readers of  FORKS SUN  Is to leave your business unprotected.  B  It is no sign of weakness to follow the lead of advertising,  You owe it to yourself to get  the most for your money, the  best goods and the best service.  And if you find that your inclination is to shop where you  are invited to shop rather than  continue to be a customer of  the shop which never solicits  your good will, you need have  no compunction of conscience.  Shop Where You Are  Jnvited to Shop SS. MMI&JI3 U3L������U.WUb. .. J*;  THE   SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,   B.C.  CUSTOMS RECEIPTS  *������AV  rjq3&  ^^l  ������-^  TBAFPERS-SSIiSSSSSf  for Beaver, Foxes, Lynx, Wolves, Mink, Fisher, Whit���������* Weasel,  Marten,Muskrat,and other Fur Bearers collected in your section  SHIP YOUU FURS DIRECT to "SKUBERT" the largest  house In the World dialing exclusively In NORTH AMERICAN SAW FURS  a reliable���������responsible���������safe Fur House with an unblemished reputation existing for "more than a third of a century," a long successful record of sending Fur Shippers prompt.S ATISFACTORY  AND PROFITABLE returns. Write for "������Efjt &&nliert fefjipptr."  the only reliable, accurate market report and price list published.  'Write for it-NOW-it's FREE  AR ^HHRFRT Inr 25-27 west Austin ave.  . d. anuDtai, inc. DeptcuocmcAGO, j.s.a.  R. R. Gilpin, customs officer at  this port, makes the following detailed report of the customs receipts  at the head office.in this city and at  the various sub-customs offices, for  the month of November, 1916:  ; Grand Forks  3,747.42  ! Phoenix    1,027.87  Carson       591.67  Cascade        113.81  J. A. McMsistera returned to thr-  Boundary last week from Squamish  Tt is reported that he will take over  his hotel at Kholt.  The J". Ferroux company will  take out two million feet of logs  near Carmi this winter.  the Granby smelter are now being  operated owing to the coke stringency.    James     Reedcr   returned    today  from a business trip to Spokane.  Th������ nominations for the provincial by-elections will take place tomorrow, and the elections, if any,  on the "21st.  Dr. Lee Smith, of Phoenix, was  married to Miss Jewel Sigsworth, of  Martington, Out , sit Phoenix last  week by Rev.,J   R   Munro.  W. H. Beach, o*f Christina Lake,  was in the city on Tuesday.  The orchard trees in the valley  are covered with a thick coating of  snow, and they present the appearance of being in llowe'r.  The ladies' hockey team is now  practising several nights per week.  It is reported that the club intends  10 challenge Peter A Z. Fare's  seven.  Headers of The Sun should not  be too greatly disappointed if they  receive the paper a day or two late  next week. We have some job work  on hand that rr/ust be completed be;  fore Christmas, and as there is no'  extra help to be obtained in the city  at present, the above apprehension  may prove to be an unavoidable  eventuality.  The Greatest Tragedy  In '"Mttii of the Mountains," Arthur W. Spaulding quotes a touching little story of one of those isolated homes of the Appalachian  hills whose occupants seldom -hear  the voice of prayer, have never seen  a Bible, and could not read it if  they had it.' A minister visiting the  home for the first time told the lit  tie family the story of the cross.  They follo'wed him with wrapt faces,  and, when be had concluded, the  mother, leaning toward him, whispered hoarsely:  "Stranger, you Say all   this   hap  pened a long time ago?"  "Yes," he- said, "almost two  thousand years ago."  "And they nailed Him to that  thar tree when He hadn't done  nothing, to hurt 'em; ouly jest loved  'id?"  "Yes."  She leaned farther and placed her  hand impressively upon his knee  "Wal, stranger," she said, the tears  standing in her eyes, "let's hope hit  ain't so!"  Total  85/180.27  A hieh official of the United  States government, intimately connected with the food probe being  conducted throughout that country,  has made the statement that the  government has ohtained "damag  ing evidence of widespread and  illegal speculations in food markets."  The official expressed the belief that  the investigation showed "gross  abuse of, the country's transportation facilities."  C hristmas Presents  In Great Variety at Lowest Prices  Gold Jewellery of all kinds, Parisian Ivory  for Dressing  Table, Wristlet Watches, Cut Glass, Silverware, Brass-ware, Etc. '  A  v..  The Quality Jewellers  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  A needle loved a ball of yarn,  Aud it nearly had a fit  Because it'didn't care a darn,  And only answered  "Nit."  IIow much would you   be   worth  if you lost all your money?  From all accounts, the Grand  Forks exhibitors at the district  poultry show at Nelson won their!  share of the prizes; but as we have [  not a complete list,of tbe prize winners at hand, we defer publication  of the same until a future date. '  TAKES OFF DANDRUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  SOUR, ACID STOMACHS,.  GASES OR INDIGESTION  Each "Pape's Diapepsin" digests 3000  grains food, ending all stomach  misery in five minutes.  Time it! In five minutes all stomach distress will go. No indigestion,  heartburn, sourness or belching of  gas, acid, or eructations of undigested  food, no dizziness, bloating, foul  breath or headache.  Pape's Diapepsin is noted for its  speed in regulating upset stomachs.  It is the surest, quickest stomach remedy in the whole world and besides it  is harmless. Put an end to stomach  trouble forever by getting a large  fifty-cent case of Pape's Diapepsin  from any drug store. You realize in  five minutes how needless it is to suffer from indigestion, dyspepsia or any  stomach disorder. It's the' quickest,  surest and most harmless stomach  doctor in the world.  Butter* Wrappers  Neatly printed with  special Butter Wrapper  Ink.    Also imprinted wrappers.    Our prices  are right.  e SUN PRINT SHOP  Addressing Mail  to Soldiers  In order to facilitate the handling  of mail at the front and to insure  prompt delivery it is requested that  all mail be addressed asfollowsT  (a) Regimental number.  (b) Rank.  (c) Name,  (d) Squadron, battery or company.  (e) Battalion, regiment (or other  unit), staff appointment or department.  (f) Canadian Contingent.  (ir)  British Expeditionary Force,     j  (h) Army Post, London, England. ;  Unnecessary    mention   of     higher i  formations, such as brigades, dvisions,  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay.!  INDEPENDENT BRAND  Counter Check  looks  The single eyeglass is worn by the  dude. The theory is that he can see  more with one eye than he can  comprehend.  Advertise in The Sun;   It hasthe'  largest local circulation.        J  The Sun is always a live issue  in  Grand Forks.  A Sun "want" ad. always  brings  results.  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty  Save your Hair!   Get a .25 cent bottle  of Danderine right now���������Also  stops itching scalp.  A smoker and receptio.n   will   be  'tendered   Hon.   J.   D.   MacLean in  Greenwood next Monday eve.uing.  Gaston Lequime has gone to Spo  kane, where he intends  to  grow up  with the town.  Only four of the eight furnaces at  Thin, brittle, colorless and scraggy  hair is mute evidence of a neglected  scalp;   of 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 feverish-  ness and itching of the scalp, which  if not remedied causes the hair roots  to shrink, loosen and die���������then the  hair falls out fast. A little Danderine  tonight���������now���������any time���������will surely  save your hair.  Get a 25 cent bottle of Knowlton'c  Danderine from any drug store.    You  surely can have beautiful hair and loir-:  of it if you will just try a little Dan  derine.     Save   your   hair!    Try   it  by buying your  Winter's Supply ol  Clothing  from us   <  We have a large stock to select from, and  our prices places them within the reach  of all.  PHONE 30  EVERYTHING TO EAT AND WEAR  Business is good���������I advertise  in The San.  I don't���������business rotten.  G  vn  rySiiii favorites  All the color;-; of the   rainbow are not more radiant thai*  the dazzling splendor ol' a rich  piece of Morrison's ("nt Glass  Our new Crystal Stock  has-  many charming   examples   oi.  useful   articles     which      will  surely delight those who wain  the best.  Careful buying has allowci.  of close selling. Prices between $2 and $10. The selection is greater than any it has  ever .been our pleasure to display.    We   invite  inspection.  A. 0, MORRISON i^S^V^S:^  Made in Toronto. The  b^st counter check books  on the market toda)r.  P. A.  Z, - PARE, JProprietor  Yale Hotel, Fiust Street  Eastern. Prices  We have a two years'  contract to handle these  books. Call and see samples  o4t The Sun Office  THE    ���������  LQNDONDIRECTORY  i  ! (Published Annually)  Enables traders  throughout  the  world  te  communicate direct with English  1 MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  i ���������    ���������  In each'clnssof goods.   Besides being a complete  commercial  snide to London and Its  i suburbs, the directory contains lists of  v  EXPORT MERCHANTS .  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  and Korr-igu Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PRO VINCI A L *T K AD E NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  ; centres of the Utiitc-d Kingdom.  I    A oopv of the current edition  will  be for-  ��������� warded,   freight" paid,   on receipt of Po-stal  ! Order for S5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlarger advertisements from S15.  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., UD  5, Abchurch Lane, London, E..C.  -*

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