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 mu  and  Kettle'Valley Orchardist  SIXTEENTH YEAR���������No. 6  JGRAND FORKS/B. C, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8/1916  $1.00 PER YEAH  Lieut.-Col. Warden Says the  Modern Soidier Must Be a  Mule, a Navvy and a Mole  Mayor Acres today received the  following letter from. Col. J. W.  Warden, who is now on active'service in France. The letter is self-  explanatory:  In   thc   Field,   France,   Nov. 17,  1916.��������� His   Worship    the   Mayor.  Dear Mr. Mayor:    I  feel   that  it is  only right that I should write  you  some brief account of those   men in  my battalion  who  hail from   your  city   and   district.    At  the time of  organization, when I was   busy   recruiting, you   rendered   me   much  valuable assistance, but   how  valuable I never realized till I had  had  an opportunity of seeing your  lads  with their spurs on   the  battlefield.  And they won them, not once only,  nor   even   twice, but   three   times  within   the  short   period  that we  have   been   overseas,   have     they  proved their mettle with  cold steel.  I am   proud   of   having thern, and  you and, your "iownsmen  canst   be  proud   of   having   supplied  them;  and on their return you.must award  them the honor which is their due.  Modem   soldiering,   as  you   are  doubtless- aware; is  not   merely   a  matter of iiHe and bayonet   for  the  infantryman.  At times he is a pack  mule, laden  with supplies- for his  comrades in the front line; again he  is a navvy constructing a light railway.    If   you    look-at him again,  you   fiudv him   transformed into a  miner,   burrowing   with   pick   and  aaovel   into   a  moist,    treacherous  sjiI.    But whether  mule, navvy or  mole, your men have   always   held  their own with the best.  They have  invariably done their job,  and   that  little   bit   more   which  proves the  sterling worth of a man. I am grateful to you for them, and   only wish  that  had   more  like   them coming  over to renew the wastage of war. '.:  ���������I am, yours very sincerely,  J. W. Wakden,  Liut.-Col., 0. C. 102 Bat., Can. Infantry, North British Columbians.  we pleaded that his government  Bhould be given a fair trial, .so we  now urge that all rancour' should  cease and Mr. Brewster and his niin  isters be afforded the opportunity  they have won ot making good.  By-elections, following so close  upon a general election,if .contested,  would have the effect.of -" disrupting  business and reawakening political  differences at a time when'party disagreements should be lost sight of  and a united effort made for the  common good. The general election  is over and we trust there is no ill-  feeling rankling in the minds of any  section of the community. If there  is, let.them obliterate it and all  work together in the interests of the  province, the Dominion and the  empire as a whole, during- the time  of crisis through which the British  peoples are passing.���������Victoria Colonist.  PRIME MINJST  The By-tlections  The Vancouver World prints a report that all the cabinet ministers  arc to be opposed at the by elections  We think such a proposal is very  unwise and hope it. is not being entertained It is improbable that the  Conservative party, as a party, has  any desire to contest the seats of the  ministers at this time. .The peoble  have given their verdict, and it is  difficult to sec any justification for  putting the country to the expense  aud inconvenience that would attend further contests.  The following  is  the   minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day   during   the   past   week, as re-  As far as Thc Colonist has   been ! corded by the government thermom-  able to sound public opinion   there eter on E. F. Laws' ranch:  London, Dec. 6.���������David Lloyd  George has overthrown the Asquith  cabinet and will become prime min-  isrer himself. "The new government  will be coalition, like the old one,  butprobably without the same  measure of harmonious support  which attended the formation of the  first coalition government, because  its birth has created addtional factional differences.  This rpsul.uhas emerged from   an  other  day   of   active  and   hurried  party conferences and a day  of  in  tense suspense and interest throughout the country.       .���������  ���������London, Dec. 7.���������David Lloyd  George at Buckingham palace tonight formally kissed the -king's  hand on acceptance of the office of  prime minister and first lord of the  treasury. This indicates that the  new premier sees his way to the  formation of an administration, and  he probably was able to submit to  the king a preliminary list of some  of the proposed ministers.  Doubtless much" remains to be  done in the way of the allocation of  the new posts, and so far as the  public is concerned the personnel of  thej mini'stry is a matter of pure  speculation. But the premier still  has plenty of time before he has to  meet parliament on Tuesday to complete the details, and he will doubtless be in a position to present to  the house of commons his new national ministry, represeuting all  parties with the possible exception  of the Nationalists, and, if common  report fs to be trusted, comprising a  strong business element.  -TRIBIfnOMSTO  Boundary - Kootenay   Towns  Contributed $21,475 During November  During     November     Boundary  Kootenay towns   contributed   $21,-  475 to the provincial branch  of   the  Canadian Patriotic   fund, according'  to the statement issued by the secre  tary, Fred Nation, of Victoria.  The report shows that during the  past month 858,068 was contributed  within the province, while for October the disbursements amounted  ������133,953; 6328 families, comprising  16,779 individuals, receiving assistance from the fund. The list of contributions from Boundary-Kootenay  follows:  Bonnington Falls. $~       3.50  Creston         100.00  Cranbrook     1,468.23  Fenie      2,715.90  Fort Steele :.  26.0U  Golden        250 00  Grand Forks      1,674.75  Greenwood....:        996.16  Hedley *       776.10  Kaslo : (..       770.00  Midway        600.00  Nelson   ....-:-.:���������.. ....-..-..v.-... - 2,000.00  New Denver   76 45  Pentieton   "    -- 363.95  Phoenix      1,975.00  Rowland ���������.     2,609.53  Summerlaud        152.80  Trail        904.40  Trail smelter      4,000.00  Thrums  13.00  would now indicate earnings at the  rate $800,000 per annum,equivalent  to over SO cents a share on the 900,-  000 shares of a par value of -So outstanding,or about 37 per cent on the  week's closing quotation. The management believes that when the entire property is whipped into shape  the yearly production will be^approximately 20,000,000 pounds,  with an average production cost of  around 9������ cents.  FAIR OFFICERS  AREJLECTED  Agricultural Association   Favors Annual Exhibition  Next Year  CUSTOMS RECEIPTS  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        113.31  Total  85,480.27  Total.-. 821,475.47  Chance for Galley Slaves  Eastern States newspapers say:  "Premier Brewster formerly   was  a newspaper reporter in Boston, and  was city editor of two newspapers in  that city."  And a well-known poet said:.   ���������  Legislators, fine debaiors,  Public spirited men,  Have arisen from the prison  Of the printer's den.  NEWS Of THEC1TY  Another furnace was blown in at  the Granby smelter yesterday. This  makes five out of the batter of eight  furnaces that are now being operated. Daily shipments of coke are  arriving from the Crow's Nest. Con  siderable matte from tbe Anyox  smelter is at present - being run  through the furnaces.  The annual meeting of the Grand  Forks Agricultural association was  held in^the secretary's office yesterday afternoon, when the following  officers were elected: President, J.  T. Lawrence; vice-president, Dr.  Acres; secretary-treasurer, F. R. S.  Barlee; directors, C. C. Heaven, H.  A. C. Baker, A. S. 'WcKim, Mr.  Chapman, T. Symes, A. D. Morrison, Mr. Padgett  and D. McMillan.  The financial statement for the  past fiscal year showed that the total  expenditures had exceeded the  total receipts by 8282.88.  The question of hold a fair next  fall was discussed at length. Those  present expressed themselves in  favor of the annual .exhibition as  usual, but thought that the size of  the fair ought to be governed by  the conditions which might prevail  next year.  METEOROLOGICAL  is a widespread desire that the nevr  government should not be hampered  at the very outset of its activities.  It will be time enough to criticise  and throw obstacles in its way  should legislation be devised that  will   detrimentally   affect the well-  ilin.  Dec.     1���������Friday     8  2���������Saturday   .... 23  3���������Sunday  34  4���������Monday  12  5���������Tuesday..-  21  6���������Wednesday ..    6  7-Thursday      1  Max.  24  36  44  The committees ^canvassing for  the Patriotic fund completed their  three days' campaign for subscrip  tions last night. Twelve committees sve're out canvassing the city'  and district, and while all of them  have not yet made complete returns, it is estimated that about  S5000 have been subscribed. The  officers of the local branch of the  society now feel hopeful of being  able to nise the sum���������812,000���������allotted to this city, during the com  ing year.  Mr. Guise, of Midway, has one  six-horse and one four-horse outfit  hauling ore from the Union mine  in Franklin camp to the Kettle Valley line railhead at Lynch Creek.  About a car of ore per week is at  present being shipped from this  property.  The Canadian navy has asked  Mayor Acres to act as recruiting  officer here. Any one wishing any  iuiormation on the subject can get  it from him.  NINGS OF  A. D. Morrison, J. T.   Lawrence,  T. Bowen, E E. W. Mills   and   W.  . Liddicoat will   send  exhibits to the  i district poultry show at Neison,  27  18  14  Inches  The Mining Age says: Canada  Copper's Greenwood (B. C) smelter  is making handsome profits at present copper prices. The output from  the single furnace for the first three  months of 1916 is about 325,000  pounds monthly. In April this  was increased to about 500,000  28! pounds per month. This gives the  company a total production of over  4,000,000 pounds this year. On the  basis of the present price of copper  John Fielding and Frank Coryell  are doing some surveying on the  Phoenix hill, near Greenwood.  Will Investigate  -The Brewster government has decided to appoint a royal com mission  to   investigate  the  charges of   corruption iu connection with the Vancouver .by-election,   which   formed  the subject of enquiry by  a  special  committee of the legislature and out  of which   the   Gosden   prosecution  arose.    In this the new   ministry   is  adopting the only honorable  course  open to it.  If there was plugging in.  that election tbe laws of this, province call for the most vigorous efforts  to disclose the facts and the puriish-  medt of the guilty    parties.    Obviously, however,  no   inquiry   would  be complete without the evidence of  the man Scott, who must be located  and returned to  this   country.    He  already has made   a statement, but  that statement carries no  weight in  view of the refusal of the  man   who  made it to submit   himself   for examination upon it.    While no doubt  it will be possible for a  commission  to   throw   some   light  upon  these  charges in the absence   of  ScottJ" he  unquestionably is the  storm  centre  and   an   inquiry   without his testimony   would Resemble a performance of Hamlet without the  melancholy Dane.  '���������- {  Samuel James, manager of the  Northport smelter, died at his home  in Northport on' Saturday last of  appoplexy at thc age of 62 years.  He is survived hy his wife and two  eons. He was a graduate of the  Boston School of Technology.  being   of   the province.    As, when j Rainfan  015 I at around 35 cents, and  a   working  when Mr. Bowser became   premier,' Snowfall    2.2 cost   of   15   cents, this  production  George Moen is now hauling ore  from the Pathfinder mine to the  Kettle Valley line spur.  The Napoleon mine at Boyds is  closed down temporarily for needed  repairs.  Tony Chimento'a hotel at Lynch  Creek hay been closed.  Will Enact Civil Service Bill  Among the early legislation ofthe  new government will be the enactment of a civil seavice bill, which  will be a move toward carrying out  the pledge that the patronage system of the McBride-Bowser regime  would be abolished, says a din-  patch from Victoria. Premier Brewster is in communication with Prof.  AdamShorlt, who has been granted  permission by Sir Robert Borden to  assist the new British Colombia  administration in its work of pro-  paring an effective civil service bill.  At the Greenwood smelter, the  furnace was banked last Sunday in  an endeavor to save blowing out for  lack of coke. THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  "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-  thirty, sure.  ������h? dratto Storks S>mt  G. A.  EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  AN INDEPENDENT .NEWSPAPER.  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) SI.00  One Year (in the United States)   .���������    1.50  Address all communications to  The Grand Forks Sun,  Phone 101R    ' Grand Forks, B. C.  office:   columnra avenue and lake street.  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8, 1916  The energetic efforts of the canvassing committees for the Patriotic fund brought forth  gratifying results. There appears to be but  slight doubt now of Grand Forks being able  to do. her share for the cause during the coming year. The committees are entitled to  credit for their thorough work.  David Lloyd George is now in the saddle  in England. The energetic little ^yelshman  may be depended on to speed up things both  in Downing street and at the front. The new  prime minister never had much veneration  for cobwebs or old fogyisms. We look for a  turn in .the right direction in military quarters  in the Old Country.  It is a popular supposition that there is no  rest for the wicked. This fact probably accounts for Senor Villa's recent activities  Mexico.  servative constituency,.and which has usually  manifested a leaning in that direction,has.this  to say, in a recent issue,   illustrating  the  revolt   noticeable   throughout  Canada in Conservative circles against government  mismanagement at Ottawa: "The people of Cowichan  would be content to go on half rations, if need  be, in order to win the war, but they  are  indignant at the unprincipled and untrammelled  methods adopted by certain interests who are  literally sucking the life-blood of the   nation.  The vampires are hard to locate.   They shield  themselves behind names  of companies   and  concerns.   Of such are the dastards who manipulate the wheat  markets, who  control  the  sugar factories and who lose no chance to pile  up the ever growing burden of the cost of living. No less deserving of condemnation is the  vascillating government which  allows   nickel,  mined in Canada, to reach  German merchant  submarines   and  to be utilized by the enemy  powers. Sir Robert Borden has frittered away  two years in'sulfering a  bombastic politician  to be at the head  of the  militia department.  How many good lives that has cost Canada it  would be hard to-say. Does he propose to allow the drain of Canadian nickel to flow into  German hands? Unsavoriness in governments  and   politicians   will  be  called  by an uglier  name  ere  long, and, if the temper of Canada  is what it should be, .here will be a full reckoning exacted."  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.  There are indications that some, at least, of  President Wilson's numerous notes will soon  fall due.  In war time a useful Christmas present  should prove twice as acceptable as a gaudy  thing that is merely made for the purpose of  pleasing the eyes.  It is advisable to do your Christmas shopping early. But don't do it too early���������the  stores in this city don't open until 8:30 in the  SNAP-IF TAKEN AT ONCE  morning.  , A contribution to the Patriotic fuud is paying a debt of gratitude. It is also an investment for your own security.  Col. Lowery, the Greenwood Ledge humorist, is making a trip to San Diego for the benefit of his health. He will doubtless return  home with a suit case full of funny anecdotes  of the antics of the Greasers on the border.  The Sun hopes that he will come back rejuvenated.  This country needs a dictator who will exterminate all the people who persist in writing it Xmas. There is enough misery in this  world without being compelled to suffer from  this cause once a year.  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  rhe Coviehun Leader, published in a  Con-'Call    at    Tile   Sllll   Offl-CC  ijfie 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. <v_  We always have room for an energetic,  honest salesman. (^Attractive proposition for the right man.  The Sun, at $1 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  schemes to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  JOB  DEPARTMENT  USY  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Pfione 68 Second Street  Pays for The  Sun for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the'Boundary cou ���������try  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate, because \v_ employ  competent workmen who have  mastered their  trade, and^we do  have to charge  for the "service"  of hunting up  samples in specimen books.  WE PRINT  Letterheads  lNoceaedas  Billheads  Statements  Envelopes   ���������  -Business cards  Visiting caras  Posters  Dodgers .  Shipping tags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding invitations  ��������� Price lists  Pamphlets  Circulars  And commercial  and society print  ing of every description.  Let us  quote  you prices.  HANSEN 8'CO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  tl Gait Coal  n.  ow  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Telephones ;  Offiok, Kf>6 tfp������* Ofpnot  Hansen's Residence. K38 ������"������������ Oil Gel  Poultry men  Improve Your Flocks '  For Sale���������Fifty S.C.White  Leghorn Cockerels. Bred  for egg production only.  Your choice at $2.00 each.  J. A. <_7WcCALLUM,  GRAND FORKS, Ii. C.  PHONE (OIR  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture   Made   to  Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done.  R.CMcGUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENUP  Jnlni Wanamaker says in Judicious  Advertising: "Advertising doesn't  jerk; it pulls. It begins vary gently  at first, hub the pull is stead)'. It increases duv by day and year by year,  until it exerU an irresistible   po "er.1'  ���������-������*i ,, ���������*  THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B.  ���������i  / ,������������������  RtRFECT ATTENDANCE  The following pupils of the Grand  Forks public school were neither late  nor absent during November:  PRINCIPAL'S    CLASS���������ENTRANCE PUPILS  Lily Ardiel  Aurena Barn urn  Wilfred Brown  Garibaldi Bruno  .George Cooper  'Cecilia Lyden  LoreLta Lydeu  Helen Massie  Eddie Mclhvaine  Gwen Mcllwaine  ��������� Rosa Peterson  Vernon Siddall  Frances Sloan  Murrol Galloway  Mary Stocks  Violet Walker  Ewing McCallum  DIVISION II  Charles Bishop  Howard DeCew  Alfred Downey  Julia Downey  Vera Donaldson  Norma Erickson  Hay Forrester  Margaret'Fowler  Alice Galipeau  Corena Harkness  George Hodgson  BrondaHumplireys  Gwen Humphreys  Jennie Miller  Aleeta Nichols  AntoinetteSchliehe  Murel Spraggett  DIVISION Vll.  Bruna BerazowskaGordon McCallum  Frank Gordon        DorothyM'Lauchlm  Ernest Madden       Heriry Reid  Bessie Harkness      Margaret Ross  Wallace Huffman  Charles Shannon  Joseph Lyden Albert Snyder  John Matesa Elton  Woodland.  DIVISION  VIII  Jessie Allan Dorothy Gray  Tommy Allen' Kathleen Gilroy  Newton Chapman Francis Larama  Lydia Colarch Earl Petersen'  John Graham Fay Walker  DIVISION. IX  Theodore Asimas   Edith  Matthews  Arthur Bickerton   Donald McFarlane  Aubrey Dinsmore'Donald McKinnon  EugeneFitzpatriok Lee Maurelli  'John Kingston        Robert Shannon  Dewey Logan Ellen Wright  THICK, GLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  SHORT and SfWPY  Tho eccrot of the success of our  Want Ads. Is that thoy aro short  and snappy. Pcoplo like a plain  business story told in a few words  end If thoy want anythingvthoy  rofcr to thc placo whero they  will find It with tho least trouble,  viz., tho Classified Want Ads. Is  your business represented there.  AGENTS WANTED  DIVISION III."  IViuis Barlee  Charlie Conner  Randolph Davis  E.ieu Harkness  Lilian Hull  Frances Latham  Nellie Mills  David McDonald  Flora McDonald  GladysMcLauchlan  William Nelson '  Amy Peckham  Jfiinnette Reburn  Helen Simpson  Frances U'Ren  Oswald Walker  Harriets Stevens  DIVIISON IV.  Clara Brunner        Leo Mills  Arthur Bryenton   Jimmie Need ham  Pearl Brau Leona U' Ren  Kenneth Campbell Edward SkrebnefF  t rr-ddy Cooper       Willie Skrebneff  ClarenceDonaldson Bruce Wallace  Grace Graham lye  Waldron  William Grenier    Dorothy Schliehe2  Guunar Halle  Nellie Allen  Joe Bishop  Margaret Bruno  Irene Frankovitc  A' phonseGalipeau  Ernest Green  Hardy Griswold  Arne Halle  Lem John ~  John Lane  DIVISION   V.  Dorothy Latham  Anna Marovitch  Jack Miller  hElsie Nelson  John Peterson  Hilda Smith  Harry Stacy  Clare TJ* Ren ���������  Vera Lyden  DIYIS10N VI.  Harry Cooper      I Kenneth Massie  Dorothy  DeCew Bertie Scott  Maye Farmer Hazel Waldron  Lizzie Gordon Mildred  Wetherel  Girls! Try it! Hair gets soft, fluffy and  beautiful���������Get a 25 cent bottle  . of Danderine.  If you care for heavy hair that glistens with beauty^,and;is radiant with  life; has an incomparable.softness and ;  is fluffy and lustrous,..try Danderine. '  Just one application doubles the  beauty of your hair, besides it imme- '  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 life, and if not overcome it  produces a feverlshness and itching of ,  the scalp; ��������� the hair roots famish,  loosen and die; then the hair falls out  fast. Surely get a 25-cent bottle of  7v:-;ov.iton's Danderine from any drug  Ucre and just try it.  WANTUD���������Industrious men, who can enrn  ������100 00 per mouth uiirt expenses, selling  our products to fiinners. Must huve some  means for starting oxpouscs aiul furnish contracts, fiftncil by two responsible men. Address Tho \S. T. Kawleitrh Co., Ltd., Winnipeg,  .Man., giving: age, occupation und references.  FARM PRODUCE WANTED  WANTKD ,AT ONCIC���������Potatoes and onions  Ranchers having quantities of produce  for sale tin's full, kindly send list of snuie and  prices wanted to C. V. Meggitt.  *    BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKIS  your   repairs to   Armson, shoe   re  paircr. ,  The   Hub.    Look  for  the   Big  13oot.  Have Their Chance  Intimation that Canadian officers  who are in England, but not working, will be given a chance to go to  the front by reverting to lower rank,  and that failing the r acceptance of  this opportunity to get into action,  they will be released from service  and sent back to Canada ascililians,  liable to call if their services should  later be required, is good news, says  the Calgary Herald..  For a long time there"has been\  talk of a superabundanceJJof higher  command Canadian officers idling  about in England doing nothing in  particular, yet drawing their pay  regularly.    So long as there   was  a  ese iire  e  ays yy Kf.  e 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 the  job, day 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 with  the telephone. No one appreciates the telephone more than the person who has one.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHEST CASH PIUCBS paid for old Stoves  and   Ranges.    K. C.  Peckham,   .���������secondhand Store.  chance that they might reasonably  soon be needed in the field to make  up wastage there could not be much  objection, but apparently there are  too many of them, and the authorities have been forced to take action.  The choice now given these officers will shoA' just now much is  their zeal for thc cause. If they  decide to relinquish- the standing  they have and go to the front in  some minor opacity, we shall know  that they have the right sort of stuff  in them; if they come home���������well,  they will couie as civilians arid there  will be no brass bands to greet them  bu their arrival.  Dealers in  Fresh and Salt Meats  Fisfi and Poultry  Our cTVIotto: "Quality^ and Service"  Markets in Nearly All the Boundary  and Kootenay Towns  FirstStreet  Grand Forks  H, W. Breen, cJManager  The Consolidated Mining & Smelt  ing company of Trail has declared  its quarterly dividend for the three  months ending December 31.' The"  amount is '2^ per cent, totalling  $210,695. An official statement  says that the issued capitalization of  the company on which the dividend  is payable i������ 88,427,-00.' The dividend is-payable January 2 to shareholders of record December 11.  A report is current that the British Columbia Copper company is to  take over and. operate the Belcher  mine at Republic.  GIVE '' SYRUP OF FIGS''  .���������   TO CONSTIPATED CHILD  Delicious "Fruit Laxative" can't harm  tender little Stomach, liver  and boWels.  Look at the tongue, mother! If  coated, your little one's stomach, liver  and bowels need cleansing at once.  When peevish, cross, listless, doesn't  Bleep, eat or act naturally, or Is feverish, stomach sour, breath bad; has  sore throat, diarrhoea, full of cold, give  a teaspoonful of "California Syrup of  Figs," and In a few hours all the foul,  constipated waste, undigested food  and sour bile gontly moves out of its  little bowels without griping, and you  have a well, playful child again. Ask  your druggist for a 50-cent bottle of  "California Syrup of Figs," which contains full directions for babies, children of all ages and for grown-ups.  GRAND FORKS ASTONISHED  BY MERCHANT'S STORY  A merchant relates the following:  "For years I could not sleep without  turning each hour. Whatever .1 ate  caused gas and sourness. Also had  stomach catarrh. 'ONE SPOONFUL  buckthorn bark, glycerine, etc., as  mixed in Adler-i-ka relieved me IN  STANTLY." Because Adlerika  Hushes the ENTIRE alimentary tract  it relieves ANY CASE ���������constipation,  sour stomach or gas and prevents appendicitis. It has QUICKEST action  of anything we ever sold. Woodland  <t Quinn, druggists.  ssurm  usmess  A policy of advertising is a  policy of life assurance, and the  protectiion thus secured is  well worth its annual cost.  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.  Your competitor's advertising  is an influence which must be  offset if you are to maintain  your trade.  Not to advertise regularly -to  the readers of  THE GRAND 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  Invited to Shop THE   SUft.    GRAND  'FORKS,   B. C.  ������t<Vj  ft;   'M  aw?-  11IAPrEES-������E'l2E2.S_������?  for Becvver, Foxes, Lynx, Wolveo, Mink, Fisher, White Weasel,  M_7teD,Muskrat,and other Fur Bearers collected in your section '  SHIP YOUR FURS DIRECT to "SKUBERT" Ihe largest  boose In the World dealing exclusively In NORTH AMERICAN RAW FURS  a reliable���������responsible���������safe Fur House with an unblemished reputation existing: for "more than a third of a century," a lonsr successful record of sending: Fur Shippers prompt.SATISFACTORY  AND PROFITABLE returns. Write for "Cljc Sljiibert firtiiwer."  the only reliable, accurate market report and price list published.  Write for it-NOW���������it's FREE  AR   <?HURFRT  Inr   25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  . ������>. DHUDLK. _ , inc. DeptC119CHICAGO. J.S.A.  A pair in a hammock  Attempted to kiss;  I les.s than a jiffy  -  They landed like 'siqi  How much-would you   he   worth  if you lost all vour money1?  rum  The Grand Forks Poultry asso*  ctation held a. meeting in A. D. Mor  rison's store on Saturday night for  the purpose of takine concerted  action in sending creditable  exhibits to the annual district  poultry show, which will be. held in  Nelson this year on December 12 to  15, inclusive. It is''expected, that  about 70 birds will be exhibited  from this city.  According   to    the   Ledge, a   few  cars of coke arrived   in   Greenwood  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  "Pape's Diapepsin" makes Sick, Sour,  Gassy Stomachs surely feel fin������"*"  in five minutes.  A new time schedule; went into  effect oil the Kettle Valley railway  on Sunday last. When on time, both  the-east-bound and the westbound  passenger train arrive, in this city  half an hour later than' under the  former time table..  If what you just ate is souring on  your stomach or lies" like a lump of  .. . . .   -.     r.      , ,      ��������� lead, refusing to digest, or you belch  this week.     At the Granby   smelter: gas   and   eructate   sour,   undigested  in this city four  furnaces   are  cold,   food, or have a feeling of dizziness,  ��������� L,     ,->*  ,.,   ,, ,      'heartburn, fullness, nausea, bad taste  and the B. G. Copper company lent   ln mouth and stomach-headache, you  that smeller three racks of coke this ' can get blessed relief in five minutes.  , Put an end to'stomach trouble forever  WHe  by getting a large fifty-cent case of  ��������� ���������   ���������                ,         , ,        .          Pape's Diapepsin from any drug store.  Ihe Greenwood smelter has three   You realize in five minutes how neecl-  weel_s' supply of coke on band.  r  ���������  For  Go to TIMBERLAKE, SON & CO., where you will find"  a splendid assortment at the mos.fc reasonable prices.  Special This Week:  DAINTY GOLD NECKLETS and PENDANTS  1 III  Bsaj  i%  _AKB.SONACi  m  V_-  Tfie Quality Jewellers  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  less it is to suffer from indigestion,  dyspepsia  or  any   stomach   disorder.  ,. ... .       i It's the quickest, surest stomach doc-  It a man   empties his   purse .into  tor   in   the   world.     It's   wonderful  his head, no man can take  it away  from    him.      An    investment     in  knowledge always pays   the best in  terest.���������Franklin.  Harold Averill has gone to Spokane, where he intends to engage in  the dental profession.  Col. R. T. Lowery, editor   of   the  Greenwood Ledge, will bave tomor  row for San Diego,   Cal.,   where   he  will   spend   the   winter mouths recuperating bis health.  J. G. Potter, who worked in this  city as a printer in pioneer days  and who enlisted from Victoria, is  reported in casualty lists as having  died of wounds.  W. Jones, of Rock Creek, who  enlisted in this city, was reported in  Wednesday's casualty list as having  been wounded..  The single eyeglass is worn by the  dude. The theory is that he can see  more with one eye than he can  comprehend.'   ''      ,  R. H. Clark, better known as  "Bullfrog" Clark,who made millions  in Tonopah boom days and blew it  in, is now making another stake in  Jerome. The only great grief "Bullfrog" has at present is that he is  only clearing ������470,000 every month.  Neatly printed with  special Butter Wrapper .  Ink.    Also imprinted wrappers.    Our prices  are right.  SUN PRINT SHOP  Addressing   Mail   to  Soldiers1     Advertise in T.he Sun.   It has the-.  , largest local circulation.  In order to facilitate the -handling;!    of   mail   ab   the   front and to insure      The Sun is always a live issue   in  prompt delivery it   is   requested   that Grand Forks,  all mail be addressed as follows:  Coke oven3 may be built at   Merritt next spring.  0. B.  A new book of memoirs in England recalls what has been styled  the most brilliant epigram, ever  written. It was pen"d by one J.  K. Stephen, Cambridge, undergraduate, about 'a fat professor,  Oscar Browning:  KINDLY WARNING TO A FAT MAN.  O. B., oh, be obedient  To nature's stern decrees;  For tho' you be but one O. B.,  You may be .two obese.  10 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS  Business is good���������I advertise  in The Sun.  I don't���������business rotten.  It is reported that  E. L. Hussey,  who enlisted   in   this  city and who! ~'  owns a fruit tract in-this valley,  has' Cure    Sick    Headache,   Constipation,  -   '  .    .     j      Biliousness,   Sour   Stomach,   Bad  Loen wounded at the front. j Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  J. T. Lawrence has been   advised!     ^ ^ hoyr.^ your liver> stom.  that he has been  elected   vice presi-' ach or bowels; how much your head  dent of the   Provincial   Black   Min- , aches.'  h?w  miserable you'are from  "m u   L ' ! constipation, ' indigestion,   biliousness  j and sluggish bowels���������you always get  - ' I relief  with   Cascarets.   . They   imme-  o'rea Poultry club.  (a) Regimental number.  (b) Rank.  (c) Name.  (d) Squadron, batterv or company, j  fe) Battalion, regiment (or other! You can not reach "I he Suns  unit), staff appointment or depart-: numerous readers except through  merit.  (f) Canadian Contingent.  (g) British Expeditionary Force.     (  (h) Army Post,  London'England.   Yale     Bafber     SllOD  unnecessary    mention   or     higher.     ������. x  A Sun "want" ad. always  brings  results.  the columns of The Sun.  formations, such as brigades, dvisions, '  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay.  INDEPENDENT BRAN!  Razor Honing a Specialty*  ecK  >     r  >OOKS  ���������       ,    _,    .             j.    ii_-       ���������.     ' diately cleanse and regulate the stom-  Corp.. L. Harkness, ot    this   city, ach> remove tne sour, fermenting food  was reported in Monday's casualty and foul gases; take the excess bile  ,. L , . , , , from the liver and carry off the con-  hst as having been wounded, stipated   waste   matter   and    poison    from  the  intestines  and  bowels.    A  W. M. DeCew   made   a   busine?s 10-cent box  from your druggist will  ,  ���������    .    at .        j           ,L     c    l      x ������ keen   your   liver   and   bowels   clean;  trip to Nelson during the   first   part st0^h  sweet  and  head   clear  for  of the current week. months.   They, work while you sleep.  Prepare for Cold  by buying your  Winter's Supply oi  Clothing  from us  We have a large stock to select from, and  our prices places them within thc reach  of all.  '<szi  PHONE 30  EVERYTHING TO EAT AN)> WEAR  =rr----������-  Crystal Favorites  All the colors of the rainbow are not more radiant than  the dazzling splendor of a rich  piece of Morrison's Cut Glass.  Our new Crystal Stock has  many charming examples of  useful articles 'which - will  surely delight those who want  the best.  Careful buying has allowed  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.  Made in Toronto. The  b^st counter check books  on the market today.  P. A.   Z.  PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotel, Fihst Street  *as  rices  A, D, MORRISON  JEWELER-OPTICIAN  GRANDFOKKS,B.C.  AT YOUR  SEKVICE  Modern  Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours  at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  w.-vs.fr* him* m\iw*t>  The Sun, at SI a yen', is superior  to any $2 a year paper printed in tho  Boundary. -This i.s tho reason svhy  we do not have to resort to gambling  schemes to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  We have a two yeai s'  contract to handle these  books. Call and see samples  THE  L0ND0NDIRECT0RY  i (Published Annually)  . Enables traders- throughout  the  world  t������i  communicate direct with Knglish  '��������� MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  ��������� in each class of poods.   Besides being' u complete  commercial  guide to London aud  its  ; suburbs, the directory contains lists of  ;'. .      EXPORT MERCHANTS     ,  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  , and Foreign Markets they supply;  j STEAMSHIP LINES  '��������� arranged nudor the Ports to which they sail,  : ajjd indicating tlic approximate' Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns und Industrial  centres of tho United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition will be for-  warded", freight paid, on receipt of Po-stal  Order for $5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can -advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlnrger advertisements from $15.  cJLt The Sun Office  THE LONDON DIRECTOR!  CO., LTD.  5, Abchurch Lane. London, E.G.  M������������������������m������������������������  : SENT TO YOU FROM  ENGLAND     ��������� YOU can have cither of these latest London  J Novelties sent to you froiti England l>y  ��������� Return Mail.    Thousands of other useful  ��������� articles you can obtain in the same way.  1 Everyone in England and iu the British  J Army and Navy is wearing a    ^  PROTECTED  WRIST  WATCH  engraved ua.ic������ mid djihI- ������  ennni'.'lliMl diul���������it. is n won- }  dfi-ful  watch - it  will lifi'P ������  ^**=���������:*^1'     true I inif I'or .0 years in any ell- ������  mute���������It liiis liiiiiiiin'iis Immls  wlilcli J  slui������ the iline In ihe dnrlt.anil the *  prlceIsonlv45/-.   ]l���������'������ n lil������hcln9������ preaiMitatioii watcli J  for  n   I.iid'v  or  a   Oeiilleiiinn. ' Write   for   "tie   "���������'"'. 4  KncIoFf rostnl 'Order value 5/- and pav 1'iilani e 40- (C.O.I). I ���������  on delivery.   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