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 .If >',. ���������*  '  ���������-\  ft'  v v.  I*  T~T"  i-r  A -  Kettle VaHoy Orchardisf  17TH-YEAR���������No   11  GEAND FORKS'   B. C.,- FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 1918  $1.00 PER YEAR  Company Formed to Acquire  ,   .TwoKorthFork''Minr'"  ing Properties  ���������vifc.  ?**  ������������������-."The Pathfinder Consolidated Mining company has been incorporated  to acquire the'Pathfinder and the  Little "Bertha--rainee7"-w'ith other  crown granted properties ' on "Pathfinder mountain ou the North Fork  of the Kettle river, and- the Kettle  Valley railroad,'fourteen miles north  of Grand Forks, B. C." said J. W.  H-iys, president and-treasurer. yes"  terda'y, according to last Sunday's  Spokesman Review. ",The resources  are copper, gold and silver ores of a  smelting grade-contained in bodies  of large dimensions,-] developed by  several short shafts and tunnels.  A tuunel will be driven from the  railroad tracks to'tap tho bodies at  a depth of 1250 feet. The movement  of ore from favorable outlets will  proceed in the meantime. Shipments* were made-to Granby and  Greenwood smelters in the early  days of the properties, which wtre  opened twenty years ago.',' -    ~  The capitalization of the company  io $200,000- tiivided'intp ':2';000;"000  shares. The board is composed of  Mr.. Hays; C.    M. Kingston, M.D.,  Frank'-M. Stevenson, a brakeman  on the Canadian Pacific railway and  well known in this city, was killed  Tuesday morning near Porcupine.  It is believed that he slipped while  walking across the.top of eastbound  freight'train No. 84 and fell lo the  ground, sustaining injuries to his  head which resulted in his death.  The body was taken to Nelson, and  from there it was shipped to Lytton  for burial.   Stevenson is survived by  WISH  NY YEAR:  Total Quantity of Resources  "   Is Placed at 23,195,- - '  581 Tons  The record of earnings, dividends,  working capital, etc., makes the following interesting exhibit:   .  Operating   Earn.,   Working  profits,   per share,   capital.  $5,256,100 834.82 85,219,007  4,107,021 26.46   3,748,025  1,340,557 6 19   1,677,520  622,074 2.93      843,595  1,214,599 7.90   2,075,234  .583,379    *     934,837  217,416 4.46      658,600  -   The declaration   by  the   Granby  Consolidated   Mining,    Smelting  &  a widow and two children, who live  in Nelson.  - During 1917 R. G. Ritchie, collector for the patriotic fund at Cascade,  collected $457.50 and turned the  money over to the Grand Forks society. . -   ���������  vice-presjdent; A. A. Lewis, si-cre-  - tary; A. M. Petty, assistant secretary; F. H. Knight, A. E. Gallagher,  G\ Schnasse and W. K. C. Manly,  residents of Spokane and Grand  Forks. The properties lie on a moun  tain at the apex of which is the  Pathfinder.  "The Little Bertha ore is a quartz  c-irrying silver and gold, the values  of which are about equal," said Mr.  Hays. "The Pathfinder values are  principally in gold and copper. Several hundred feet of shaft.tunutl and  stope work" have shown large bodies  of ore having a general average value  of $7.50 to the"ton. On this property  is a good plant composed of an 80-  horsepower boiler, seven-drill compressor, a hoist and a pump, machinery house, bunkhouse and other  buildings. The Little Bertha property has several hundred feet of  shaft, tunnels; and stopes. showing  good, strong veins of gold-silver ore  averaging$20. to $25 to the ton.  There are some fair mining buildings and a gasoline hoist.  "By installing a tramway from  each property the ore can be removed  to the ore bunkers'over the railroad  very cheaply.; There will be a much  greater profit in handling this ore  than when copper was around .15  and 16 cents a pound and silver  around 50 and 52 cents. There are  four smelters within a radius of fifty  miles.-  "The property is owned in fee  simple by.th.e Pathfinder company  and is free from debt. It is said the  Pathfinder mine was sold in London  at $250,000 at the same time as the  Le Roi, but  was  forfeited   because  The municipal election t will be  held in,the city hall next Thursday.  For mayor it looks at present as if  Dr. Acres would be returned by acclamation.-In the West ward there  is no dearth of alderhnanic candidates. Aid. McCallum" and Aid  Harkness'are in'the field for re election, and Charles Bickerton and F.  J. Miller are also aggressive campaigners. A couple of other name's  hove also been mentioned, but their  hats have not yet appeared in the  ring. In the East ward the politicians are playing a watchful waiting  game. George &hCabe is said "to be  at the starting post. If he sticks he  will probably be one of the trio who  come under the wire first. Other  aspirants are probably waiting to  enter the content until - the news  papers are out of the way. Rev. J.  D. Hobden and William Liddicoat  are in the field for license and police  commissioners. If they are elected  the police department should be  able to obtain free salvation. For  school trustees neither males nor females have yet appeared on the  scene.  Power company of regular quarterly  dividends at the rate of $10 a' year,  while most of the copper companies  are .cutting deep into the hitherto  prevailing dividend rate, makes  timely an analysis of this company's  operations, says a Bostou report.,  The Granby company was incorporated under a special act of the  province of British Columbia in  1901, and for this reason is not subject to the war taxation laws of   the  1913.  1912.  1911.  .S3  1  United States, although,  of  course,  Corp. Fred Zuelke, a returned  soldier, arrived in the city on Saturday from a Toronto convalescent  hospital and is visiting his mother  and sister here. Corp. Zuelke enlisted at Red Deer, Alia., about, two  years ago. He went "over the top"  at Ypres and other places with W-.  J. Pearson, of this city. At Vimy  Ridge he was wounded in the right  thigh, and received a shot from a  German officer which shattered .his  left arm just below the elbow and it  had to be amputated. He has many  interesting reminiscences of the  great war to relate. He will remain  in the city about ten days, .  Special services of prayers were  held in all the city churches on Sua-  day in observance of the royal  proclamation issued by King George.  Edwin J. Stewart, who has been  clerk at the Yale hotel for the past  five   years, left on  Friday  for Ta- ������v' price "^ved (cts)..  ,       ,    . ,     J Ore treated, 1916  coma, where he intends to accumulate wealth and a few more. pounds  of flesh.  it   is  subject   to  any tax levies en  forced by the Canadian government,  and individual shareholders  in   the  United States must pay Uncle Sam's  personal income taxes on dividends.  The company's mining  lands are  at Phoenix, B. C., and comprise   43  claims   and   fractions    aggregating  'about   1050   acres.    The newly acquired lands  of   the  Hidden Creek  Copper company, of which  Granby  owns the entire  capital   stock,  "are  situated in the northwestern part  of  British Columbia and comprise  412  acres. This is the property now pro  viding the major part of   the   company's output.  The smelter plants are   at  Grand  Forks and Anyox, B. C.    There are  eight   blast   furnaces, having a  capacity of 4000 to 4500 tons per day.  Granby has for years been  handi  capped   by   high   cost of coke and  irregular  "deliveries.      To    obviate  these   difficulties  it  has acquired a  high grads coal property, one   seam  Of which shows 20,000,000 tons of  high grade  coking   coal.    Between  81,200,000 and  $1,500,000 will   be  spent  in   developing   and bringing  the   new property to   a   productive  stage,   all   of   which will  be  taken  from earnings; but this  should   not  interfere in any way with the  main  tpnance of the present $10 dividend  rate.  From the above expenditure Granby expects to derive an important  income, as after meeting.its own requirements it expects to have about  500 tone of coal daily to ship to  Vancouver,, where a ready market  existsat high prices.  The following operating figures  for. a series of years, ended June  30, are instructive:  1917.  Ore treated, tons   1,558,345  Copper produced, lbs......41,878,568  Silver, oz      599,349  Gold, oz        29,821  Cost,per lb. (cents)  13.94  27.4  1915.  1917...  1916..  1915..  1914..  1913..  1912..  1911..  Dividends���������  1917 $9  1916 ;  6  1915   1914   6  *The sum of $600,562 was charged  out of earnings and surplus for depreciation, leaving no net profits for  the year 1912.  It is' only in respect to proved  ore reserves that the company is  unable to "class" with some of its  competitors. Here is the latest calculation of ore assets: Tons.  3 to 4 per cent '     51,987  2 to 2$ per cent 10,296,958  1 to 1������ per cent.!  3,36S,076  Less than 1 per cent  9,476,560  Value of Production in 1917  Is Placed at Over $41,-  000,000  66  79  bS  60  51  Total 23,103,5S1  It is estimated that this tonnage  contains 663,164,028 ponndsof copper, together with gold and silver  values of 87,157,000. Treating 1,-  500,000 tons per annum this visible  tonnage will be exhausted'in fifteen  years.  At $6G per share, the recent low  price, Granby was sold ata discount  of S54 from its best price' last year,  fn fact it-is $13 per share under the  low of 1916 and only $8 above the  low of 1915. The range of prices  during the last five years follows:  High. Low.  1917  92  1916 -..'...120  1915  94i  1914  91".  1913    78A-  Granby's $10 dividend calls for  but $1,500,000 per annum. A profit  of only 4'cents per pound on 40,-  000,000 pounds of annual output  will cover this dividend. It is clearly  to be seen that the present disburse  ments to shareholders are amply  protected unless unlooked for cash  necessities should arise. At its recent low level the investment.nets a  return of over 14 per cent.  Of course in any estimate of divisible profits adequate allowance for  war taxes must not be overlooked.  Canada's method of treating with  mining corporations in respect to  "capital investment" and exhaustion  of capital through ore depletion is  yet to be officially set forth. It is  known, however, that the wasting  assets of mining companies is to be  recognized, as the war tax law says  that the minister of finance "when  determining profits derived from  mining shall make an allowance for  the exhaustion of the mine."  Measured by all the acid testa  usually applied to copper share investments, Granby stands up well in  According to figures compiled by  E. A. Haggpn, of Vancouver, British Columbia's mineral production  in 1917 was only about $1,000,000  less than in the banner year "of 1916.  This is despite the loss of production brought about by strikes at  Trail smelter and in the coal fields.  Placer gold production shows an increase, lode gold a decrease, silver a  decrease, copper an increase, and  zinc a decrease. The total for the  year is placed by Mr. Haggen at  $41,299,668, against $42,290,462 in  1916/  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer'on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Max,  4��������� Friday  37  5���������Saturday  36  6���������Sunday  34  7���������Monday  38  8���������Tuesday  37,  9���������Wednesday .. 26  10-Thursday   14  Jan.  Min.  32  33  32  33  33  15  1L  Inches  Snowfall     6 6  Rainfall  0.26  Nearly forty miles of the location  survey-of   the  Spokane   it British  Columbia railroad line hasbeen'com-  pleted along the Spokane river since  the   work   began  last  fall, says the  San   Poil   Eagle.    Chief   Engineer  Clark, with   twelve   assistants, says  the work of completing this location  survey is progressing  more rapidly  than was at first  thought .possible.  This   is   due  largely to the warm,  open winter.    The survey  camp  is  now  on   the  Spokane   river about  twelve miles from Reardan, working  this way, and with the present   favorable weather the entire  line   will  be located to Hell Gate before spring.  Preliminary steps have been taken  to curtail the use of cane sugar in the  manufacture of candies. Manufacturers have been informed of the necessity for saving such sugar and are  naw endeavoring to adjust their business- to the requirements of the situation.       ���������  Mrs. L. E. Dunn, whose husband  is bookkeeper for the  Grand  Forks  the initial payment was not  made." 'LumDer company,  arrived-in   the  city this week from Minneapolis.  tons    1,929,205   1,098,020  Cop. prod. Ibs.42,]98,u83 26,038,912  Silver, oz     487,845      377,881  Gold, oz        44,348        31,388  Cost per lb, (cts)     12.30 10 56  Average   price  received (cts)      22.98 10.87  For the ten years  1908-1917  the  combined profits of the fiscal   years  of 1916 and 1917.  With   the   possible exception  of  Calumet it Hecla, the Granby com-  any comparison with other high j pany can show a production of cop-  grade  copper   propositions, it   was per measured against units of  share  company's aggregate net profits were  An ore shipment was  made   last' 812,915,537,  or   $88.04 per  share".  The.Grand Forks  Lumber com  pany is getting out 3,000,000 feet of week from the Providence  mine  to Dividends  sawlogs in the North Fork country.  Greenwood emelter. share  declared 'recently. In all save the  matter of demonstrated ore reserves  it can make a showing supaesed by  few, if any, of the mines in its class.  In the first place, Granby has but  150,000 shares of issued capital and  $2,514,400 bonds due in 1928. Its  quick assets of June 30 were S5,-  219,000. At $66 per share and par  for the bonds���������less the above quick  assets, the whole Granby mine,  'smelter, converting and power plants  paid  were   but $34 per: are given a valuation of but $7,50(J,-  capital much larger than any other  copper mining concern. Based on  output for year ended June 30,  1917, it had 278 pounds of [production per share of stock. Carrying the  same sort of calculation a little further, it is found that its annual output is selling in the stock market  for but 18 cents per pound. As well  regarded copper flotations have  been offered to the public on the  basis of capitalizing annual output  at SI per pound, the Granby figures  000, oi less by $1,500,000 than  the stand out in striking contrast. '���������'#"    if'-'    1'   "  ',    ^������������������������������������^-' ;;  i������j*^^v^j������������rfw���������. _ ,f. .  *"���������' r  (?fe  5.t  '������'    '''-:  THE   SUE,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  t  i  (r  v .���������'  ������te dratiu Works fcmt  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  G.' A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) 81.00  One Year (in the United States)  '...    L-5U  Address all communications to  The Grand Fouks Sujf,  Phone 101R     ' ' Grand Fobks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  '  FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 1918  escape a rout when aii additional force of one  and one-half millions men is ' thrown .against  him? It seems reasonably certain that the  United States is determined to have that  number of men in France-before many months  elapse.     &    ���������  This is peculiar weather. It is neither winter nor summer, fall nor spring weather. Under the circumstances, tho only thing to do is  to call it Bolsheviki weather, because -we arc  firmly convinced that a full season of it would  drive a person mad.  The Canadian Pacific Railway company  appears to have started a pretty active propaganda against the nationalization of the Canadian railways. The big corporation probably knows that it has a very good thing, and  does not want to take*any chances of -losing  it. Nevertheless, government ownership of  the transportation lines is inevitable in the  near future.  The forthcoming provincial by-elections are  too far removed from this district to even  generate a decent brand of enthusiasm here.  But the result will be awaited with keen interest. The vote will show whether or not  the government of the day still holds the confidence of the electorate.  f-  =^\  ^=  We . have  some excel  ently good  values in  watches  for boys.  They are  good  time keepers and made  strong enough to be boy-proof.   Call and  and see them.  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND CORKS, B. C.  4  People who claim to have the gift of pro-  Iphecy should tell us what the^ Bolsheviki in-  Iqend to do.  Secretary of War Baker declares . that the  United States now has an army of 1,500,000 officers and that there is complete equipment for  every man. A large portion of this army, he  says, is now in France. When congress,'last  April, declared that a state of war existed between Germany and the United States the  American army consisted a couple of hundred  thousand officers and men, and the war secretary takes pardonable pride in the rapid  augmentation of his fighting forces. One enthusiastic Washington senator wants to send 2,-  000,000 American troops to France at once.  Mr.' Baker's statement has brightened the war  outlook for'the allies considerably. If the  Hun is not at present able to'hold -his ground  on the  western   front,  how can he expect to  During the past week the following'donations of sock's  were received by,the Daughters of the Empire: Mrs.  Kerman, one pair; Mies Mc \rthur,.one pair; Mrs. Mc  Kie, one pair; Miss Jessie Petrie,two pairs; Mrs. Bishop,  one pair," and mrs. Cochrane, one pair. A donation of  two dollars from Miss Liverniore was also received.  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  rn  n  CAM) REMEDY  ' Providing for Honest  Things, Not Only in the  Sight of the Lord But Also in the Sight of Men."���������  II Cor. 8:21.  (PART FOUR.)  EY C.  E. STEWART.  Time in God's Plan Important  One of the most important elements in God's arrangement for human welfare is time. A seventh reason for high prices is that it is in fulfillment of prophecy���������we have reached  the end of the "time of the end."  The end of the long reign of sin and  death is here. Man's extremity is  here. God is making a change of  rulers���������satan's reign must give way  to Christ's kingdom of righteousness.  The natural trend of events is bringing us to the fulfillmnet of Daniel 12:  1���������"a time of trouble such as never  was since there was a nation." Such  as never was in its scope, in its sever  ity, iu its kind. The "Time of the  Gentiles" expired in 1914; therefore  Gentile kings and kingdoms must pass  away���������there is absolutely nothing to  save them. According to the Bible all  rulers other than Israelitish were to  have" their   "day"   between the over-  with by individuals or corporations.  Of all the proposed remedies none  will cure. Could we expect the doctors of finance to so change their sentiments toward mankind as to be  willing to produce .a panacea? They  refuse to believe they are fallen creatures and>bound in satan's iron grip;  they can not explain why they are, as  identification ��������� is found in verse 8���������  "trie coming of the Lord dnuvetfi  nigh." Let us remember these words  of rebuke to financialdom come from  holy writ.  The people imagine they are going  to bring peace and re establish tranquility in the earth���������bring about a  condition of   contentment  and   pros  creatures of circumstance, in their perity and unite the whole world into  present predicament; not being able to one brotherhood. The Bible asks the  diagnose their own case and explain question: "Why do the people imagine  why they are unwilling to surrender a vain thingf The answer comes that  vantage ground to the public weal the j the kings of industry and the rulers  end will come as the Bible says���������a I of the people, both civil and ecclesias-  "time of trouble such as never was." tical, have set themselves and taken  We may expect that soon the financial counsel together to unite themselves*  structure will collapse. Roosevelt is into,a force that will resist the intro  reported to have said that "the Lib duction of the Lord's kingdom and  erty loan bonds are safe if the United hinder the reign of righteousness from  States doesn't smash up; and that, if reaching the people. And while'the  it does smash up, it will make no dif- , masses will blindly follow the "blind  ference whether they are good or bad."   lenders" in their perverse teaching on  fe'etion, some of "whom are mentioned  in Hobrews llth chapter, including  John the-Baptist. (Matt. 11:11.) This  earthly kingdom is to be economic and  political as well , as religious, and  shortly it will bo established worldwide for the blessing of all tho fami  lies of the earth; Jehovah's anointed  shall take full possession of all the  affairs of mankind, and all mental,  moral and physical disorders will yield  to the Great Physician's tender'and  lympathetic touch, in marked contrast to the hallucinations, hobgoblins  and nightmares of the dark and treacK  erous reign of the "prince of" dark.-  ness." The original condition' of  Edenic .bliss shall eventually come,  and God's will shall be done on earth  as it is now being done in heaven.  (Rev. 11:15; Micah 4:S; Daniel 2:U;  7:27; Matt. 6:10.)  The Christian's Duty  .In these stirring and eventful times  great" perplexity prevails as to the attitude we should be in, as to what  should be our frame of mine. We are  not quarreling with anybody. We are  not to condemn Anybody Rather, we  are to recognize that we are more .or  less to blame, being helpless in the  hands of satan, and that a long train  of events are behind the commotion of  the hour.- Each is to learn to do his  own thinking���������this will bring to us  the much needed emanipation of mind  Those who wish to fight, let them  fight; Jesus said: ���������.'TJiose who.take to  the sword shall perish by it." The  Bible says, "Seek righteousness, seek  mes-kness, it may he ye shall be hid  in the clay of the Lord's anger."  (Zeph. 2:3.)  Two absolutely distinct classes are  itKthe world���������the true Christian who  has made a covenant with God by  sacrifice and has accepted the Divine  Will as his own, and is walking in the  footsteps of Jesus. (Psa. 50:5; Rom.  12:1-2; Matt. 16:23.) In speaking t.o  this class Jesus said: Ye are not <>f  the world���������I have chosen you out of  the world���������I pray not for the world  (Continued on Page'8.)  Pays for The  Sun  for   an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary con itry  throw of Zedekiah's kingdom   in  G06  B.C. and the "coming of Him whose  right it is" to have dominion. This  allotment of "time" was 2520 years.  Since 1914 the "night" has set in,  and thick clouds and blackness are  now obscuring the sky of the world's  hope. The "burning of the .world" is  a symbolical fire. Trouble will en-  flame the minds of all. Nothing that  we can conceive will intensify the  heat more so than curtailing the liberties of man's supposed rights and sub-  verti'n" the legitimate channels of food  supply���������whether these are interfered  Ezekial 7:19 says: "They shall cast  their silver In the streets (remove its  monetary value) and their gold shall  be removed; their silver and their gold  shall not be able to deliver-them in  the day of the wrath of the Lord."  The "day of wrath" identifies the  prophecy with our day, when God  smites the nations in a helpless war  to dissolve them.  (Zeph.   3:S 9.)  James 5:1 5 says: "Come now, you  rich, weep and lament over those mis  eries of )'our.s which are approaching  Your rich storeg (cold storage plants  of food and gold) have decayed, and  your ggrments (of praise and respect)  have become moth-eaten (filled with  holes so we can see the duplicity  within). Your gold and silver have  become rusted (literally covered   with  if  the interest of the public debt), and  the rust will be for a testimony against  you, and consume your bodies (systems) like fire. You have laid up  treasures for the last days. . . . You  have nourished your heart (desires) in  a day of slaughter." This is the Dia-  glott translation, and the "day of  slaughter" helps us to see the prophecy refers to our day. Another item of  every subject, yet the ultimate .result  following man's extremity is clearly  shown: "He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh; and the Lord shall  have them in derision." Thus the  worldW wise "doctors" of finance, of  industry, of political economy, together with our law making bodies,  Lare   to   beheld up to   public   rebuke  rr '      ���������  an:) made the   laughing stock   of   the  Lord���������and    all    others with the eye  alve of God's Word.    Read and pon  der over the entire Second Psalm.  What Is the Bible Remedy?  God's time for a permanent panacea  is at the door. After the present "order" is demolished in the wreck of satan's empire, it will come. Christ's  kingdom of righteonsness will be a universal empire established on the earth,  superseding and taking the place of  all present governments. Christ and  his church are to be the invisible  priests and kings, and the visible  rulers in contact with the people will  be of God's selection���������the holy men  of old who could not be of Christ's  church and participate in a spirit re  surroction���������men who svill come forth  in   mental, moral   and   physical per-  THE  LONDONDIRECTORY  (Published Annually)  Enables traders  throughout   the   world   to  communicate direct with Jiiiprlish  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  in each class of floods. Besides uefnjr u complete commercial ffutdo to London and Its  suburbs, the directory contaius lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS-  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  and Foreign Markets they supply;      '  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,  and indicating tho approximate Suilings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centres of tho United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition will'be forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Po-anl  Order for $5.  ���������- Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  thoir trade cards for $5. orlurger advertisements from $15.  THE LONDON "dTrECTORY CO., LTD  o. Abohuroh Lane. London, KC.  V. I. PRIVATE DETECTIVE AGENCY  310-11-12 Hibbcn-Bonc Bldt!.,   '  VICTORIA  Day and Night Phone 3412. .  ,1  /'.  JOB  DEPARTMENT  THERE'S A REASON  ��������� - Our prices are  moderate, because Ave employ  competentwork-  men who. have  mastered    their  ��������� trade, and we'do  have, to charge  for the "service"  . of . hunting] up  samplesjjin speci-  mcnlbooks.   -  WE PRINT  Letterheads  Noteheads  Billheads  Statements  Envelopes  Business caids  Visiting card's  Posters   '  Dodgers  Shippingtags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding invitations ,  '   Price lists  Pamphlets  Circulars _  And commercial  and society [print  ing of every description.'  DAVIS BLOCK, BRIDGE AlND SECOND STREETS  Try us for first quality Fresh and Cured  Meats, Lard, Compound, etc. Fish ana  Game in Season.  Support Youi Home Industry-  PHONE 58  J. J. SMITH, Proprietor  *������*'-&(! TflWJH  'm Winter Time ."  elephorie Time  The telephone'is of particular value in  winter time. When weather conditions  are unfavorable to travel, with short days  and dark nights, the telephone is right at  hand. One simply talks, distance dees  not" count.' Though storms temporarily  interfere with service, the men in the  field soon restore communication. Telephone service is continuous���������as continuous as human power can make it.  The.������long distance telephone is your  best friend in widter. Special rates on  our lines in the evening.  BRITISH COLUMBIA .. ;  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD,  HIGH POST OFLIViNG;  '.CAUSES AID REMEDY  ( Continued from Page 2.)  (John 17:16, 9; 15:18-19 ) These" are  of one mind, one faith, one baptism,  one spirit., All others���������it matters not  what they believe nor what they have  "joined"���������are of the world, they  have the-world spirit. The ecclesiastical systems-in discord, the' social fabric out of hamony with the principles of righteousness, and the finan  cial structure with its grasping tendencies, are all "elements" of "this  present evil world," and must pass  away with a great noise���������melt from  the friction of clashing ideas, the rat-  t'e of artillery, and the gattlirig gun  fusil Itido of legislation.  What is the true Christian's   position?    It is one of absolute neutrality  Fie   is   to   be  a non combatant, non-  resistanfc spectator.  What if prices go  up   Let them  go!    Are we   to   com-  . plain? Surely if we do we demonstrate  our worldiness and lack of faith in  God's promises to us: "Wo know that  all things work together for good to  them that love God, to them who are  the called according to His purpose;"  "no good thing will the Father withhold from them that walk uprightly;"  <;r will never leave thee   nor   forsake  - tlie-;;" "no evil shall befall thee," etc.  Jesus said, "If any kingdom were  of this age (while satan's- kingdoms  are fighting to hold dominion) then  would my servants fight." (John IS:  36.) Jesus further said that he came  not to destroy men's lives, but to save  them���������-He went about doing good,  loving his enemies, laying his life  down in behalf.of humanity; and this  while he was being slandered, reviled,  abused, and finally crucified. He was  nonresistent���������He was led as a lamb  to the slaughter, and as a sheep is  dump before its shearers so He opened  not His mouth. (Isa. 53:7.) He  could have had twelve legion of angels  to protect Him, for the asking, but  He said, "Not my will, but Thine he  done." His disciples are to walk in  His footsteps, emulate His noble example, have his mind in them, for if  we have not the mind of Christ, we  are none of Plis. (1 Cor. 2.16; Rom.  8:9; Isa 26:3 ) These thoughts of the  Christian's duty, so fundamentally  important for the receiving of favors  from God, have not yet appealed to j  the massos, they can not see the pro- j  priety of trusting in God���������they still  insist on taking matters in their own  hands. j  And while selfishness as the motive j  behind human efforts, during saton'sj  long usurpation of power, has proba- j  bly been for the best, yet wo can   see.  that when Jesus takes full control of  the destinies of man (Isa. 9:6), bring-  in the New Order (Isa. 65:17 25;Acts  15:14 18), -Divine Love will be the  ���������great propeller of human actiom  bringing about a camplete reversal of  human sentiments.  The Consummation Glorious  , How grandly glorious will it be  when Messiah's Kingdom transforms  the thought of today, dispels the ignorance of the 'divine plan of the  ages,' opens men's mental eyes to see  His love, and holds in check the tendency of evil by binding satan for a  thousand years! Then men will see  that war is an earthly legalized murder, and perceiving the horribleness  of all and the desirability of imbibing  the thoughts of the Master Mind,they  will quickly seek shelter under the  everlasting arms of God's abounding  grace in Jesus Christ, and will seek  Life and Truth," God's way, for���������"It  shall come to pass in the last days,  that the Kingdom of the Lord's house  shall be established in the top of the  mountains, and shall be exalted above  the hills; and all nations shall How  into it. And many people shall go and  say, Come ye, and let us go up into  the kingdom of the Lord, to the.house  of the God of Jacob; and he will teach  us of His ways, and we will walk in  His paths; for out of Zion (Christ's  kingclon���������the Glorified church) shall  go forth the law, and the word of the  Lord from Jerusalem" (the earthly  phase of the kingdom, the New Capitol of the earth, where David and all  Old Testament worthies will sit as  "princes in all the earth." (Psa. 45:;  16; Hcb. 11:3940; Acts loiim?.)-  And He shall judge (Acts 17:31)  among the nations and rebuke many  people and (as a result) they shall  beat their swords into plowshares,and  their spears into prifning-hooks; na  tiou shall not lift up sword against  nation, neither shall they ��������� learn' war  any more."- (Isa. 2:2-.4) The wilderness shall blossom "as the rose���������the  tilling of the soil will not ��������� be laborious���������foodstuffs will not be brought  forth for trouble���������and the desire of  all nations shall come.  May "Thy Kingdom come, and.Thy  wili be done on earth as it is done in  heaven."  .(The End.)  JAKES OFF DANDRUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  Save your Hair!    Get a small bottle  of Danderine right now���������Also  stops itching scalp.  Thin, brittle, colorless and scraggy  Siair is mute evidence of a neglected  ecalp; 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-  nesa and itdhing 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. v  Get a small bottle of Knowlton's  Danderine from any drug store. You  surely can have beautiful hair and lots  of it if you will just try a little Danderine.    Save.your hair!,   Try it!  J  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture  Made   to Order.  AlsoRepairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done,  R.C'McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENU0  "The Canadians in France,"  A Great War IVIap  Canadian homes will no longer have  difficulty in following the Canadian  troops in France. There has just been  issued a map of the European war  "area that clearly shows every point.of  interest that has been mentioned in  disgaches since the Canadian forces  first landed in France. It has been  made especially for-the great Canadian weekly, the Family Herald and  Weekly Star of Montreal, and is a  credit indeed to Candian enterprise.  It is a- marvel of detail and yet not  crowded. It is in four colors and  about 2.^-x3������'feet and folded into a  very neat cover, about 5x10 inches.  The map is surrounded by a border of  the -regimental badges and coat of  arms of nearly every battalion that  left Canada, from Halifax to Vancouver. Every important point can  be recognized at once. That portion  of the map covering France is in a  soft color with names of towns and  battle scenes in black, easily recognizable. The map is endorsed b}r returned military experts as most complete aud accurate in'detail. The map  could riot be produced, 'except in such  large quantities as The Family Herald  will use, at less than two dollars a  copy, yet it can be had absolutely  free with The Family Herald.  The publishers of The Family Herald and Weekly Star for several  months back have been fighting hard  against the necessity of increasing  their subscription rates, but eventu  ally had to come to it like most other  papers. The increase, however, is a  mere trifle���������twenty five cents a year,  making their new rate Si.25���������and  with the year's subscription they will'  include a copy of this great war map.  free of charge. This is certainly a generous offer, and one that Canadiaus  'will appreciate. Many expected a  much larger increase in the subscription price of The Family Herald, and  are surprised at the small extra  amount charged.  ���������������������������'���������'���������The enormous circulation of The  Family Herald and Weekly Star  should he still greater when this offer  becomes known.  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  "Pape's Diapepsln" makes sick, aour,  gassy stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  If what you just ate is souring on  your stomach or lies like a lump of  lead, or you belch gub and eructate  sour, undigested food, or have a feeling  of dizziness, heartburn, fullness, nausea,  bad taste in mouth and stomach-headache, you can get relief in five minutes  by neutralizing acidity. Put an end to  such stomach distress now by getting a  large fifty-cent case of Pape's Diapepsin  from any drug stoiv You realize in  five minutes how necdlees it is to suffer  from indigestion, dyspepsia or any stomach disorder caused by food fermentation  due to excessive acid in stomach.  You can not reach The Sun'?  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  Isn't the "news of -your  store something like the  nsws of the whole city?  There is news every week    *  in Grand Forks ��������� some  weeks more than others ���������  but   every   week   there   is  news.  Isn't there ziews in your  store  every   week?     Isn't,  there  something   to   advertise?  Your customers are shopping   every    week.    Aren't  you losing   many   of  them  the weeks you do not advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts with a store ��������� it's  the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOLVE���������To use news  paper space regularly, and  be sure it is in The Grand  Forks Sun.  ������$ ,tv,-.  '?i  t  r  ,,-.. ������  ^  ��������� x  '-^  - i'&'*,  :>?f  ywwt^i/oftiyj i ft^d4 ffi*  ,1. '.  H^.X"  *S7Sre^!S  ^83  $$$  ^7'-!i<*r^^������*^^53������w^^  j*^2J  W.'^  ^  i'',-.  *   V  ~"������  THE   SUN.   GKAND   FORKSK b! C.  IF YOUR CHILD. IS CROSS,  FEVERISH, CONSTIPATED  ?/,,? uP1ieSent-day  Sew'"g Machines.  Why buy a machine at which you  have  to sitm an awkward position, when you  may just as well have one with  which it  e.?&7fasure to Sew? The White Rotary  bit-Strate is just the machine you want  Sold on easy monthly payments by-  Look,  Mother!    If tongue  Is coated,  cleanse little bowels with "Cali-  - fornla Syrup of Figs."  -  c7Willer ������& Gard  Complete .Home Furnishers  ler8  A. S McKim; supply secretary, Mrs.  Williams; .messenger, Mrs. M. D.  McKee; strangers' secretary, Mrs.  Sum Siddellj home helpers' secretary, Mrs. S. Dinsmore.  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 but 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'en'the stomach, liver and bowels is prompt and sure.  Ask your druggist for a bottle of  "California Syrup of Fi<*8," winch contains directions for babies, children, of  all ages and for grown-ups.  = ' ,    -'     ' ./I  h  I  'Quality Jewellers"-  Specialty:   Fine Watch Repairs.  After spending the holidays with  his parents in this city, Pte. Cecil  Collins has returned to, the convalescent hospital at the coast.  Miss Ethel Cook has gone to  Anyox, B.C., to visit- her- brother, -  Thomas,  Walter E. Smith anckYli'ss Binoche  Richardson, borh of Cascade, were  united in marriage at'the Methodist  parsonage in this city on Saturday  evening" last, Rev. J. D. Hobden  peiforming the ceremony.  The local Odd Fellows' lodge has  made a donation of $2o to be- forwarded to the authorities in charge  of a fund to help members of the  order who were sufferers in the Halifax disaster.  Ah Fee, of the Maple Leaf   mine,  is'visiting the coast cities.  Mr. and Mrs. G. B. Garrett have  gone on a two months' vacation trip  to California. During Mrs. Garrett's  absence from the city her clay at the  Red Cross room will be taken by  Mrs. Eaton.  Yale  Barber  Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty"  i  i  H. Weber, of Nelson, the Singer  sewing machine man, was in the  city on Monday.  Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Lake have  gone to the coast, where they intend  to reside permanently in future.  Mr. Lake recently made an assignment to S.T.Hull'.  F. J. Stack pool and son, Pte.  Stack pool, who have been visiting at  the home of Mayor and Mrs. G H.  Acrfs, have retumed to their home,  iu Victoria. '   ���������    -  . .Mrs. W. P. Freeman, who has  been the guest of Mr, and "Mrs. P.  W. Clark during the holidays, has  returned to her home in Nelson.  J. H. Ryley, barrister, spent a  couple of days in Nelson this week  on professional business. ,  Judge J. R. Brown on Saturday  finished bearing the appeals from  the military tribunal decisions.  Nine cases were dealt with. O'nJy  one decision was altered. Frank  Scott was given a three months' ex  emption in addition to the month  Robert  Mcllwaine  and   Thomas granted him by ]he tribunal.      '  Luskey   left  today  for Vancouver,    where they will enlist. George Fair, who has enlisted   as  ia guard at the Morrissey internment  Presbyterian  camp, left for that place   the  latter  part of last week.  The public and  high  schools  reopened on Monday last.  - Rev. J..D. Hobdei/and- William  Liddicoat have announced themselves as candidates for " police- and  license commissioners at the mu  nicipal election. They have been  endorsed by the church going people.  .<���������������������������-*  P. A~,   Z,   PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotkl, First'Stueet  20 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs- and Good''  Horses at All 'Hours * at    '  "the  The 1917 council will hold-its  last meeting on Monday evening  next.  ������i..S?c!c   Headacr.e,   Constipation,  Blliousnejs, Sour Stomach, Bad  . Breath���������Candy Cathartic  odel Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Pnone 68 Second Street  Services at the  church next Sunday, January 13, as  follows: Morning. 11 a.m.: subject,  ���������"A New Beginning." In the evening at 7.30 the pastor will preach a  sermon in view of the municipal  election; subject, "The Sacredness,  Value   and   Responsibility  of  Our  . Mrs. Carlisle and son, Ralph Wol-  verton, of Cascade, visited friends  in the city on Saturday.  In the Methodist church, Sunday  evening,   Rev. J.  D.   Hobden   will  The e-nployees of the Granby  company at Puoenix, for the month  t)f December, contributed- some  $l,G08.8o for patriotic purposes,  making a grand total for the year  1917 of Slfi,692.S6. A further  amount of S663 was raised for the  Halifax lelief fund during the past  month.  * - ^ tad ?our w- fsi I IMPERIAL Wo? PARLORS  or bowels; -how much your head ^x.o-o,  how miserable you are from constipation, indigestion, 'biliousness ana slug- '  gish.bowels���������you always get relief with f  Cascarets. They . immediately cleanse  and regulate the stomach, remove the  sour, fermenting food and foul gases;  take the excess bile from the liver and  carry off the constipated waste matter  and poison from the intestines and  bowels. A-10-ccnt box from vour druggist  will  keep your  liver -and bowels  BRIDGE STREET  WE SELL ~  res  ooaccos  All Leading Brands of Oigars  Soft Drinks  Free Citizenship." You are cordiallvL i       -..,,,.  .     ._ v xeouraia,1^j take will take for his .theme,   "Mu  nicipal Politics, With or Without  Christ."  invited.  Mrs. Couttg has returned home  from an extended visit with relatives-  in Portland, Ore.  R. A. Brown has sold about 130,-  She was   accom-,000   feet   of   sawlogs  to the Forest  panted by her sister,   Mrs.   Hubble.' Mills. They will be floated  to  Cas-  m,    ,-r,        ~,   ~   .                         cade next spring  Ihe Women's Missionary society;   of Kuox Presbyterian church, at its j     A 3000 ton oil  flotation   plant   is  annual meeting, elected the follow-   to be erected by the Canada  Copper  ing   officers   for   the  ensuing year:  corporation to   handle  the   concen-  President,   Mrs.   H.   Glaspell; vice-  trates   from   its   Copper mountain  president, Mrs. R. Campbell;   secre ; properties near Princeton.  Plans for  tary, Mrs. Redmond; treasurer, Mrs-   the plant are nearing completion  The Forest Mill of Cascade is getting out 3,000,000 feet of sawlogs  in the North Fork country and 10,-  000,000 feet on the main Kettle  river.  clean; stomach sweet and head clear for   W       1      RI r ra  months.    They work while you sleep. "  ' VV ��������� _ J. . Meagher,   FrOD  I  Grand,Forks' Big Store  We are showing a most complete  range of  SEASONABLE GOODS  In Men's and Boys' Wear.  ^a\I���������tfVT Z������Q *> fa-W. Men's Neck Scarfs, $1  to!p3.50._ Mens Fancy Brases, in fancy and assorted  boxes ,oc to Ji.o0 Men's Handkerchief, from 10c  to\$1.50. Mens Smoking Jackets, Men's "Dressing  Gowns, and many other Gif's of a similar nature.  BOYS  Boys' Ties, many kinds and colors. Boys' Handkerchiefs, fancy and colored Boys' Mitts and Gloves, all  kinds. Boys Mackinaw Coats, specially priced We  carry most everything the boys require.  Grand Forts' Big Store  j Sure! High Heels  j   Cause Corns But  3 A  I      Who Cares Now I  ? 3  >T.������.....������-o 0..t,.(,..<,,��������� ������,��������� ,..���������.���������.������������������ ,..,..,..,������ J  Because style decrees that women  crowd and buckle up their tender toes  in high heol footwear they surfer from  corns, then they cut and trim at these  painful pests which, merely makes tha  corn grow hard. This suicidal habit  nay cause lockjaw and women, are  ���������warned to stop it.  A few drops of a drug called freez-  one applied directly upon. a. sore corn  gives quick relief and soon tno entire  corn, root and all, lifts out without  pain. Ask the drug store man for a  quarter of an ounce of freezone, -which!  costs very little but is sufficient to remove every harrf or soft corn or callpa  from one's feet.  This drug is an ether compound and  dries in a moment and simply shrivels  up the corn without inflaming or even  irritating the surrounding tissue or  skin. Clip this out and pin on your  wife's dresser.  wr BxcksiveSpecialties  j     The Sun read is  read   by  every-  body'in the Kettle valley.  THE GOAL EVERBEARING.APPLE_TI.e only everbearin-  apple in existence. A delicious all-the season fruit. Fine  trees, each  lu  THb"pVenNDEEaiP0������L RE������ ^^^'^"^wii"^  ^  I TH1SORENCO APPLE-The'tat desert apple"'E',.'ch  ^  mrll?a of tlle aP"COt and peach.   Hardy.  Each      - <ti nn  THE VROOAf AN FRANQUETTE WALNUlCp^d^-f^d of  S^afc "ui"tlous value on a h'ghly ornamental tree. Each SI 00  THE   .SOUVENIR    EVERBEARING    RASPBERRY-The  greatest everbearer.    Hundred  SU00  Special Sample Offer  We will send PREPAID to your nearest station next Sprin- one  of each of these splendid trees and a dozen of Souvenir Rasoberries on  receipt of a 85.00 bill, or CO D   S5.50.    Orders shou.d be   C NOW  STteSTin'th" Faf * ^ ^ "^ ^'^    We ^ ^ ^ iu*> ^  We issue a SEVENTY PAGE CATALOG of Fruit and Ornamental  Trees, etc., also an  ARTISTIC ROSE CATALOG.   These "illC  on request, together with a pretty colored calendar for this month  We have a vacancy for a full-time salesman, also for one   or  two  men  with spare time.  OVP?-B^TtiS1\r0STlMP0RTAN'Tdmt0RDERS   be ^nt in   AT  ONCE.    The stock must reserved NOW.  ^British GolumbiaNurseries Ca,Ltci  1493 Seventh Ave. W., Vancouver, B. C.  Nurseries at Sardis.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TA1CK   your  repairs  to   Arrnson, sboo   re-  imirer.    The   Hub.    Look  for  tho  Big  Hoot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS*  UIGHKKT CASH PKICES pai.l for old Strives  I I and Kmiffus. h. C. Pocklmm, bucond-  iiiiikI Store.  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  FH  FOR SALE  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  TkIjEphonks;  MANSk'In's J{KSinENCK. K38 flfSl SfPCGf  JUST ISSUED���������Most Complete New War Map of Fi-Wifc-  ingArea'in Europe���������a marvd of n>toil;'of' Hpeciirinterest to Canadians; every point of interest easily located;  size 2Jx3J feet, in four colors. Map is -embellished with'  Badges Representing all Canadian ..Battalions. Each map  in cover of very neat design The very map our Canadian  soldiers will eudorse, and the map that make* the war understood. Progress of armies easily followed. Con Id not be  produced under two dollars a copy.    It is  Free With the Grand Forts Sun and Tne Family Herald  Weekly Star of Montreal  Canada's .Greatest and Best .'Weekly���������new subscription  price $1.25 a year���������every horne'inCunada should have it  Don't be without a War Map���������without it, the war is a  mystery. ..  The Grand Forks Sun  The Family Herald and Weekly Star  and the War Map  anc  ������*  ���������a

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