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���19TH YEAR���No   12
"Tell me what you Know is true:
, I can guess as well as you."
$1.00 PER YEAR
East Ward Aldermen by
Acclamation ��� McDonald and Love Elected in
West Ward
oats in any part of Canada may now-
buy  on   tlie   basis of  grade, No. 1
Seed, No. 2 Seed, etc.,   and subject
to  the delivery of seed   inspection
Keen interest  was taken in   the
city election  yesterday, and   nearly
every eligible voter not absent from
u: the city cast his or her ballot.
For mayor there were 247 votes
polled, of which Dr. Aores received
152 and H. A. Sheads 95, thus giving Mr. Aores.a majority of 57.
In the West ward aldermanic contest the vote was: McDonald, 85;
Love, 67; Evans, 47; Lightfoot, 36.
McDonald and Love were elected by
safe majorities.
... In the East ward George Hull and
Frank Miller had no opposition and
were elected by acclamation.
Four school trustees were elected,
as gfollows: Jeff Davis,--- Taulford
Padgett, E...C. Henniger and Mrs.' G.
M. Kingston. This leaves one vacancy to be filled by appointment.
Edward Taylor was' the only
candidate for policel commissioner,
and was elected by acclamation. _.���..
The following is the minimum Resignation of Miss Sew-
and maximum temperature for each
day: during- the' past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws'ranch:
Seed Oats Situation
In those districts where the oat
crop was a partial or total failure
last season, the farmers are becoming somewhat anxious as to the
a vailabie supply of seed oats. There
is a general tendency on the part of
farmers who have seed oats for sale
to withhold them until later in the
winter. The movement of seed oats
is delayed also, because transportation has been needed for coal, feed
and livestock.
P.ssibly 400,000 bushels of seed
oats may be required in Ontario and
Quebee, and a much larger quanti-
ty in Southern Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Canadian government seed purchasing commission
aireedy has substantial supplies in
store in (he intprior terminal eleva
tors, and large quantities of good
quality, early harvested oats are still
to come forward. Alberti and Saskatchewan requirements will be
given first consideration from th;1
seed oats produced iu these prov
ir ces.
The shortage in Ontario and Quebec may quite easily   be  met   from
the large and excellent oat   crops in
Prince Edward Island  and   eastern
Nova Scotia.   No, i   quality   Island
Banner seed oats are now being   delivered  as far  west asToronto at a
pi-ice comparable with western   seed
oats of the same grade. The price of
No    1   seed  oats  delivered in bulk
carlots at any point in  Ontario  and
Quebec should not exceed  the  cur
rent   Fort   William   cash   price for
No. 2 Canada western oats  by more
than 35c per bushel.  Piegistered and
other  select  stocks  true  to variety
may be higher in price.
The Dominion seed   branch   provides a  system   of grading and in-
Jan.       9���Friday.........  27
10���Saturday. ... 24
11- Sunday....... 26
12���Monday....... 29
13���Tuesday........ 35
14���Wednesday .. 33
15 -Thursday  29
..    0.0
ell Accepted���Miss H.
McEwen Promoted to
Be Assistant Principal
of the di��trict. The funeral was held
on Wednesday afternoon, and the
remains were followed to tbe cemetery by a large number of friends
and relatives of the family.
Knights Have Joint
Installation ofvO.fifi.cers
Prominent Speakers From
College of Agriculture
Give Interesting Lectures  on Various Sub-
;   jects'��� ".'.;.K--\""     ���.������'.'r-':;
The ranchers of the valley closed a
field week tonight with an entertain
rnent and dance. On Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday and Friday short
course lectures on agriculture,   horticulture, stock raieing, poultry raising and kindred subjects, were  held
in   the   Davis   hall    under   the   a
uspices   of   the   Farmers' Institute.
All the meetings were well attended,
and tt is safe to say that the  ranchers have profited by what  they have
heard. The lectures .were undertaken
by the College  oi   Agriculture,   and
the best men available in the different lines were send here.
This evening    the    Iustitute    is
holding  a" social, consisting of pro
gressive^cards,   refreshments, music
and dancing.
Tne week's program, which was
literally carried out, was as follows:
Tuesday���9.30 a.n}., Soil Fertility; 1020 a.m., Live Stock in
British Columbia Agriculture; 11.10
a.m., British Columbia Fruit Industry; 2.00 p.nu, Manures; 3.15
p. ai., Dairy Cattle Management.
Wednesday���2.00 p.iu , The Principles of Pruning;.3.00 p.ui , Selecting Dairy Cows.
Thursday���9.30 a.m., Poultry;
10.20 a.m., Succulent Crops; 11.JO
a.m., Pork Production; 2.00 p.m.,
Poultry, Lecture and Practical Work
Friday���9.30 a.m., The Culture
of Tree Fruits; 11.20 a.m., Successful Alfalfa Hay Raising; 11.20 a.m.,
Fertilizers (Commercial); 2.00 p.m.,
Why Milk Sours; 2.50 p.m.; Poultry; 3.40 p.m., Why We Grade
The following members of the
faculty of agriculture of the University spoke at the meetings: F. M. j
Clement, professor of horticulture
and deau of the fueulty of agriculture; J. A. McLean, professor of animal husbandry; P. A.  Boving, pro
At the meeting of the school board
last night the wood'contract was let
to N..E. Murray for 87.50 per cord.
The tenders were: E. C. Woodwerd,
$7.75; Pennoyer Bros., $8) Doukho-
bors, $8; N. E. Murray, $7.50; J.
A. Harris, $8.45.
The board accepted the resigna
lion of Miss Sewell, and promoted
Miss Helen McEwen to be assistant
principal, to take effect February 1.
Miss Bessie Stockton was appointed
to Division III, made vacant by the
promotion of Miss McEwen.
The meeting held last night was
the last meeting of the old board.
Present: Jeff Davis, Mrs. Henniger
andC. C. Heaven; new members
present, T. Padgett and EC. Henniger. All business pertaining to
1919 being disposed of, the nrceting
was turned over to the new, trustees,
who at their meeting ;will elect a
chairman, a secretary and*name-;the
date and place of regular  meetings.
The Knights of Pythias of Grand
Forks, Greenwood and Phoenix had
a joint installation of officers in this
city on Tuesday night. After tbe
lodge work been finished, an elaborate banquet was served in banquet
hall, after which everybody went
home in a happy mood. fez^S*-
President Peter A Z. Pare and
some of the members of the Curling
cluh had a "big feed" on Wednesday inght. Mr. Pare's epicurean
tastes are well known, and on this
occasion he appeared to outdo all
his former efforts.
Barrett Orchard, Recently Sold to W. PL McMillan, Is Re-Sold to P. S.
Thompson, of England
Member of Provincial Library Commission Visits the City and Explains the System
The 11 acre fruit ranch formerly
known as the Miles Barrett ranch
was acquired this week by P. S.
Thompson, of England. This property is one t of the choicest small
ranches in the Grand Forks valley,
and comprises some 500 fine young
Mcintosh Red apple trees. Mr.
Thompson previous to his purchasing had inspected fruit ranches in
the Kootenay district, ihe.Okana-
gan district aud the Fraser valley,
and returning from the coast to
Grand Forks and securing property
here speaks volumes for the district
in comparison with other places.
The sale was made through Robertson & Egg. Mr. Thompson is delighted with the valley and the property. He will reside in Grand Forks.
Mr. McMillan, the late owner of the
ranch, will also continue to make
Ms. residence In ..the. .yalley.._...._	
Senior Boundary Hockey
Teams Play a Good
Game at the Grand
Forks Rink
��� The-first game of the six arranged
for between the Grand Forks and
Greenwood senior hockey teams was
played on the local ice on Tuesday
night, when the Grand Forks boys
werp victorious' by a score of 5-2.
Three games will be played in each
towu for the Boundary cup.
In the first period the Grand
Forks boys had the best of the
play, the score being 2-0. In tne
second and third periods the play
was more even, the visitors getting
2 goals and the home team 3. The
game was free from rough playing,
and at times it was very fast.
O. H. Niles handled the play in a
manner that proved so be satisfactory to both teams.
The second game is scheduled   to
be   played   iu   Greenwood tonight.
At b meeting of  townspeople, including   the   mayor,   Rev.     Hillis
Wright, Mrs. Jeff  Davis, James  H.
Ryley, and several  ladies���most of
the Daughters of the  Empire,  held
in the Davis hall on  Saturday January   17,   to   hear   Miss Stewart, of
Nelson, a member of the  provincial
commission for   establishing   public
libraries,   it   was  demonstrated   by
thespeaker that the libraries already
established    in   the   province   bad
proved of   vast benefit to the com.
niunities   where   they  are   located.
Those present at   the  meeting  were
unanimous in the opinion that  the
ejtablishment of such a library here
would be i very advantageous thing
both for the city of Grand Forks and
to the surrounding district.
It is expected that a public meeting will soon be called to determine
what shall be done in the matter,
and most probably tbe city counci'
will be asked to pass a bylaw in its
The commission has established
library centers throughout the province. Nelson has been made such
a center, and it is proposed to make
Giand Forks a subsidiary point ol
that center.
News of the City
Percy Ta3rlor, who has been working for the Granby company at
Anyox for the past three or four
months, returned to the city last
week. His arm, which was badly
shattered at the front, is gradually
H. Rolston, of the B C.-Telephone
company has gone to Duncan, to
which place he has been transferred.
A. N. Docksteader is temporarily
in charge of the company's plant
department at Greenwood:
In Great Demand
The portrait of the Prince of Wales
The report which reached The
Sun last week just before going to
press, to the effect that Cecil Collins
had died in the hospital at Nelson,
appears to have been uufounded.
Mr. and Mrs. Collins returned from
Nelsou last Saturday, and fhey
state that while their son is still in
the hospital, his condition is slightly
Sam Shounun, who was watchman of the C.P.R. bridge in this
city for fifieen years, died in the
provincial home at Kamioop.- at 0
o'clock last Sunday night. He had
been an inmate of the home for
about four years.
spection, so that shippers  in   either fessor of agronomy; W.   Sadler,   as
western  Canada   or   the  Maritime sociate  professor of dairying,
provinces may make delivery of seed
inspection    certificates   with   their
bills of lading.    Purchasers  of seed
The remaining games will be played i that goes with the Family Herald
as follows: Greenwood at Grand! and Weekly Star of Montreal is in
Forks, Tuesdey, January 20; Grand great demand. It is certainly the
Forks at Greenwood, Friday, Janu j best portrait of the Prince we have
a'ry 23; Greenwood at Grand   Forks, 'seen.  The Family Herald is  simyly
deluged with orders from new and
old subscribers. The yearly subscrip
tion price, including the Prince's
portrait, is only $1.25 if remitted for
before January 15. it is said the
Herald's   subscription   re
Tuesday, January 27; Grand   Forks
at Greenwood, Friday, January   30.
Death of Mrs. Lane
Mrs. Edith Maude  Lane, wife  of ^ Family
J. W. Lane, died at the Grand Forks ' ceipts are more than double  former
hospital last Saturday   after  a   |ong years.  It is certainly worth the price
Judge Forin, of Nelson, will hold  illness.   Deceased   was 47   years of, and should be in every home in this
A. D. Morrison and J. T. Lawrence left Tuesday ntght for Vernon
to attend the annual convention of
the B. C. Fruit Growers' association
as delegates from the   local   branch.
county court here   on the 29th inst.  age and  was one of the old-timers  country
T. Bowen and W. Liddiaoat returned on Tuesday from the provincial poultry show at Vancouver.
They both brought back some prizes
with them.
Miss Annie Munro, late of the
Greenwood Central school staff, ha*
accepted a position on the staff of
the Rossland public school THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  <*  Wat (Sranfr  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER     *  G.  A.   EVANS, EDITOR AH D'PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain)  ...81.00  One Year (in the United States) .  ...*.'.....  .1.50  Address all communications to  Tnis G hand Fonics Sun,  Ii:cm':]01R Grand Forks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 1020  Mayor Acre's splendid victory in ' yesterday's city election removes, to a great extent,  the sting of personal defeat. Mr. Acres' majority was of such a substantial nature that the  muck-rakers and the ultra-purity squad who  opposed him should be forever silenced. Under Mayor Acres' administration we expect to  see our city make steady advancement.  j international differences, for prevention of fu-  j tiire   wars,   for sp.iead  of civilization, for security of society in all lands; and generally for  I gradual progress ..'towards fulfilment of the just  'and generous ideals for A\hich America  came  and fought by the side of her sister democracies. That is their  belief.   They believe  also  that suqh ratification is in the true and abiding  interests., of America/ herself, but if America  does not share this belief, they recognize without reserve that the right of decision must be  hers. If she thinks that reservations are necessary for her safety and freedom, that they are  demanded by the provisions of her  constitution or by the traditions of her foreign policy,  they will welcome ratification by hm-.on   any  reasonable terms.  We are confident this is the  view of the British and French peoples."  f~-  Taking a philosophic view of the result of  the city election, 'we find it an easy task to  convince ourselves that we won a victory by  losing out. In order to live, we do not need  the salary that past councilmen have been in  the habit of voting themselves, and that will  in alUikelihood be voted this year, as our meal  ticket for'the immediate future years is reasonably secure; the honor of the office is not  commensurate with the worry and loss of  time, and lastly, whenever any of the city's  patronage comes our way we can accept it  without violating any fundamental laws of the  land. To those whe so loyally supported us  with their suffrage without solicitation we  wish to return our thanks; to those who voted  against us through honest convictions we  bear no animosity; but for those who opposed  lis through selfish motives we^ have no olive  branch to offer.  Next in order is a union of husbands, with  demands for hot biscuits daily, time and a half  for walking the baby nights, 50 per cent increase in spending money, and two pairs of  decent socks pei-week.  While we did not covet the office, we had  fully determined to perform the duties that  went with it to the best of our ability had  we been elected, and had, in fact, in contemplation a plan that would, we believe, have  done away with the sectional strife and animosity that has been so detrimental to the  growth of our in the past. But our primary  object in entering the race was to force a contest, and that object we accomplished. Even  with two candidates from our end of the ward,  the vote against us was insufficieet to cause  wailing and gnashing of teeth.  Had our contemporary printed another article against Mr. Acres, he would probably  have receivedevery vote in the city and made  a clean sweep of it.  The increasing need ofrfuel for British industries and the high cost and comparative  scarcity of it have led the government to study  the sources of oil in British territory. But, although oil has been discovered in the British  Isles, the British empire as a whole produces  only about one-fortieth of the total output,  which is not nearly enough for its purposes.  In 1917 India produced a little more than  1,000,000 tons, Trinidad 200,000 tons, Egypt  134,500 tons and Canada 25,100 tons. Burma,  Trinidad and Egypt are considered as promising oil fields, but there is not much prospect  of ^finding' oil either in Australia or in South  Africa, and-the Canadian supply is practically  an unknown quantity owing to lack of development. ���������  The average citizen is rapidly ������������������realizing'that  a general increasb of wages is not a reliable  panacea for all the ills that may threaten a  social system.  What has become of that aldermanic candidate who wouldn't sit in the city council with  Mayor Acres?  The allied nations o\' Europe have ratified  Now that sugar presents a more acute problem than either wheat or meat, it is important  to know what are the prospects for the future.  The most careful estimate of the coming crop  in all the world makes a total of *l-6,600,000  tons, which is only 280,000 tons more than the  last crop, The sugar-cane crop is axpected to  be twelve and a quarter million tons, that of  beet sugar four and a third million. Just before the war the production of the world was  much the same as now, but then cane sugar  only slightly exceeded beet sugar in amount.  In 1913 cane sugar was a little more<than nine  million tons, beet a little less than nine million. Of the coming crop Cuba is expected to  produce more than a fourth of the whole supply���������four and a third million tons. All Europe,  which in 1912 produced seven and three-  fourths million to us, will furnish only three  and a half million tons.  Competition is all right in its place,but there  is no good reason why Great Britain and the  United States should vie with each other to  see which can get up the biggest strike.  the peace treaty, and the United States is nowj (Jertain manufacturers in England have in-  the only country at war with Germany. Jao-| creased the output of their factories by a  specting America's attitude regarding the \ method-of determining wages that is known as  treaty the London Times says, editorially: j the "Pricstman scheme." The amount that a  "The allies want America to ratify tlie treaty certain number of men can produce by ordi-  for many reasons of highest moment. They nary effort is taken as a standard; but if the  want her to ratify it now, they want her ratifi- j workmen increase their efforts, it is possible  cation to have the American people behind it.'to exceed the standard, in which case every  They would greatly prefer that she should'employee receives a bonus proportionate to  ratify the treaty as her president and her other the increase. Thus, if all the workmen increase  representatives helped to mould it, and as the output of a factory by one-half���������and in  President Wilson signed it. They think that England in some cases they have done it���������the  ratification of the treaty as it stands would do individual workman whose wages are $12.28 a  the most for immediate pacification of the week receives #18.42. Thejplan avoids the fric-  troublcd world, for the economic Veliare of tipn that is sometimes caused by piecework  mankind, for the development of stability in and leads employees as well as employers to  public law, for. adjustment by legal  means of try to produce all i.^ey can.  :^  tooting After flie Children's Eyes  Several weeks of long winter eveniDgs are ahead of us. .With the  use of artificial light, it is a trying time for the eyes: If. slight defects already exipt, a dun,or unsteady light will greatly-aggravate,  the situation. This is particularly true among.chiJdren, whose vitality and power of resistance is'much lower than grown ups. Inflamed lids, styes, headache and watery eyes are almost sure indications of some sort .of. pye-trouble. If your child has trouble with  his eyes, bring bim in and let us examine his eyes.  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS, B. G.  J  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buy1 a machine at which you have_  to sit.in an awkward position, when you  may just as well have one with which it  is a pleasure to sew? The White Rotary  Sit-Strate is just the machine you want.  Sold on easy monthly payments by*  oMiller Ch% Gardner  Complete Home Furnishers]  ������  Farmers' Exchange  Real Estate.     Farm Lands  and  Fruit  Orchards for Sale.  Headquarters for Fresh Ftuits.  Employment Office.  DEALER IN  POLES  POSTS  RAILROAD  TIES  Bridge .Street,   Next B.   C.  Telephone    Office  rand Forts Transfer Company  DAYISS HANSEN, Proprietors  City Baggage and General Transfer  Goal and Wood For Sale  Office at R. F. Petrie's Store  Phone 64  Courtesy to the Caller  When you answer the telephone, you are  courteous in your answer. If you are answering a business telephone, however, it  would be more courteous if instead of saying "Hello", you announced the name of  the. firm or department. One greets another on the street with "hello", but then  one sees the other and there is no need to  announce the person speaking. On the  telephone it is different. You anticipate  what a person wants to know when you  reply to a call, "This is Hoe & Company,  Mr. Blank speak'ng."  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours  at  the  Model Livery Barn  M H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  9    w a   b  l  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  AND  Office 1  F. Downey's Uigar Sture  Ffrst Street m u���������.v-^- r'-j^-v-  THE   SUN, , GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  News Items and Comment Which  Appeared in The Sun for the  .'....  Corresponding Week Eighteen Years Ago '  ���������J.'.H. Kennedy, of tho V. V. & E.  .survey, informs a Sun reporter that  he has issued instructions to Mr.  Weleh to begin work at once on the  spurs into Columbia and to the smelter.  The Hotel Winnipeg will soon have  a- handsome bus plying between  that fine hotel on 1 the OP.R. depot  in Columbia.  The   Grand Forks   hotel   building  was,  recently purchased    by    A  E.  'Blake way- at u   figure stated   to be  '   nearly $5000. .  W. H. Covort, who owns and works  one of the-best fruit and cereal farms  in the Kettle river valley, arid which'  is located just south.and west "of Col  umbia's limits, has sent Percy Goden-  rath east on two colonization undertakings. Mr. Co vert, proposes to cut  his land into one and t,wo acre tracts,  and more if desired, and sell the same  to colonists who may be secured  through Mr. Godenrath's efforts.  Tracy W. Holland   returned   Sun  day    night   from   the   coast, coming  overland from Bossburg.  Joy P. Graves, accompanied by  Mrs Graves, is on his way from New  York to the Boundary?  Just as we go to press we hear of a  scrapping match between Alex Miller  and Editor Hall of the News. Honors  are said to be about even with an  ������������������ other round to follow. The Sun still  shines.  Nominations for Grand Forks  council: For mayor, T. W. Holland  and Jas. Anderson; for aldermen, First  ward, John Temple, N. Mathewson,  Frank.Sears, R. Gaw, Jeff' Ham'mar,  J. L Manly; Second ward,John Don  aldson, H. A. Sheads, R Harvey, T.  F. Curran, J. W. Jones, John Gil  more; school trusteos, J B. .Henderson,H. C Haningtpn, P. T. McCallum, M. R. Feeney,' T.. R.Powers.  Nominations for Columbia council:  For mayor, Neil McCallnm; for alder  men, North ward, A. D. Morrison,  John Mcintosh, Robert Wasson, re  nominated; South ward, E. Disney,  J Lagimodiere, C Cuss-on; school  trustees, E. Spraggett, I. A. Dins  more, W. L. Wells.  had demanded of the statesman,''Wil'  you, if returned, support such and  such a measure?" '���������  "Pam" thought for a tnoment,then  said, "I will" ���������"Hurray!" broke in  the heckler and his pack���������"not" ���������  continued "Pam", at which there  were thunderous-, counter cheers���������  "tell you," he concluded. And the  general laughter made him prime fa  vorite at once.  TAKES OFF DANDRUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  Save your Hair!    Got a small bottle  of Danderine right now���������Also  stops itching scalp.  Thin, brittle, colorless and scraggy  ihair ds 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 itclliing of the scalp, which if  not remedied causes the bair roots to  shrink, loosen and die���������then the hair  falls out fast. A little Danderine/to-  night���������now���������any time���������will surely save  your hair.  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!  Tfie -Coryell Residence  This is an eight roomed house in  excellent state of repair, situated on  the outskirts of the city, being Lot 7,  Block 5, and comprisingabont 4 acres  of finest cultivated land.  We consider this property worth  $3000 easily.  Today it is oiiered for  $1700.    "���������;    *  For further particulars see  JAS. II. -RYLKY, Davis Block, or  GEO. C..KGG,'Mniuiiier for Hugh  W. -Robertson.  great  demand has  Did Not Need Them  "You must push matter a little,  James," said a chemist who kept a  p s'office. "By calling a customer's  attention to this article and. chat article you often effect a sale."  ' Yes, sir," responded tlie young  boy, and then he hastened to wa't  upon an elderly person who wanted a  stamp.  "Anything else, mum?" inqnired  the ambitious youth, politely; 'hair  dye, cosmetic, face powder, rheumatic  drops, belladonna, mole destroyer���������"  The elderly lady deals'at another  establishment now.  A Bi^ Newspaper Bargain  The Prince of Wales has captured  the hearts of all Canada. Rich and  poor, old and young, are enraptured  with his easy manner and happy expression. He is so different to what  many expected.  No wonder a  been created for a real life-like portrait of our popular future king.  Photographers and artists have failed  to secure a satisfactory snapshot of  the royal visitor. He was not here to  pose for them. It remained for The  Family Herald and Weekly Star of  Montreal to secure a portrait, that  would be satisfactory, and they have  succeeded. Just before leaving for  Canada the prince gave a special sitting to the celebrated London, England, photographer, VanDyke. The  agents of The Family Herald were  instructed to secure the right to reproduce it in Canada, and that: great  weekly is now offering it to its  readers.  The Sun has succeeded in making  an arrangement with The Family  Herald aud Weekly Star by which  our readers may have The Sun, Tho  Family Herald and Weekly Star for  one year and a copy of the portrait for  $2.00. The demand for this portrait  in C uiarla will bev enormous, and we  advise our readers to take advantage  of this opportunity without delay.  Tit for Tat  The Maid���������Truly,,am I the first  girl you ever kissed?  The Man��������� You are, iny darling,  and it makes me happy to hear you  say that I am the first man who ever  kissed you.:  The Maid���������If am the first, how  does it happen you do it  so expertly?  The Man���������And if am the first, how  do you know whether I do it expertly  or not?-"   ������������������.���������"������������������       /  THERE IS ONLY ONE  ,     GENUINE ASPIRIN  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No others!  Bequeathed Elsewhere  ���������'My ancestors were all people with  brains."  "Too bad you   were   disinherited."  If you don't see the "Bayer Cross"  on the tablets, refuse them���������they are  not Aspirin at all.  Insist on genuine "Bayer Tablets of  Aspirin" plainly stamped with the safety  "Bayer Cross"���������Aspirin prescribed by  physicians for nineteen years and proved  safe by millions for Headache, Toothache, Earache, Rheumatism, Lumbago,  Colds,    Neuritis,    and   Pain   generally.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger "Bayer" packages. Made iu  Canada.  Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaceticacidester of Salicylicacid.  While it is well known that Aspirin  means Bayer manufacture, to assist the  public against imitations, the Tablets of  Bayer .Company, Ltd., will be stamped  with their general trade mark, the  "Bayer Cross."  "DIAMOND DYE" OLD  GARMENTS LIKE NEW  Any woman can dye faded, shabby  wearing apparel, whether wool, silk, cotton, linen or mixed goods to any color,  just like new, by following simple directions in each package of "Diamond Dyes."  Art Criticism     '  One day a German subaltern who  had been ordered to fiiicT billets pre  sented himself at my house, writes a  Belgian woman in the World's Work.  [ showed him among others a room occupied for more than two years by the  American delegates of the relief coin  mission, in which a reproduction of an  ancient work of art���������a bust without  arms���������stood on the mantelpiece? The  suba'tern thought the room appeared  to be comfortab'e but, seeking to  make himself disagreeable, he raised  his eyebrows, after looking at the reproduction, and said in a rude  voice:  "Why, madam, did you cut the  arms off this bust in a room destined  to be occupied by a German   officer?''  Words   failed   me.     What could I  say? He left the honse with an ofl'etid  el air.   But the incident   had   no   so  (pie1, which was   most extraordinary.  Wasted Patience  He was a green Scottish* lad, and  one of his duties was to answer the  ^telephone. When fitst called on to do  so, in reply to the usual query, "Are  you there?" he nodded assent. Again  the question came, and again, and yet  again, and each time the boy gave the  answering nod. When the question  came for the fifth time, however, the  boy, losing his temper, roared through  the sransmitter: "Man, are ye b!in'?  I've been nonclin' ma heid off for the  last half-oor."  Job Printing at The Sun office at  practically the same prices as before  the big war started.  Sheet music, vocal and instrumental, 15 cents, at .the Singer  Store.  Those wishing neat sign painting  to ornament their business places  should call on W. P. O'Connor, a  returned soldier.  HSZESSgE^^ESESSSKSSESE^SmEES  \-\  REAL ESTATE  and Financial Agents  20 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AMD BOWELS  Cure   Sick    Headache,   Constipation,  Biliousness, Sour Stomach, Bad  Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  Branch  Office:  Koyal  Bank  Bld������.  GEO. C. EGG  in charge  FAHAI   LANDS OUK  SPECIALTY  Nelson       GKANJ* FORKS       Trail  ������^*W*9W������w#J5������������%t*;<  Concessions to All  One of the smartest replies ever  made by a .parliamentary canjidato  was that credited to Lord Palriicrston.  A   heokici  at   one of his meetings  months,  No odds how bad your liver, stomach  or bowels; how much your head achos,  .how miserable you are from constipation, indigestion, biliousness ana sluggish bowels���������you always get relief with  Cascarcts. They immediately cleanse  and regulate- the stomach, rauove the  sour, fermentin," food and foul gases;  tako the excess bile from tlie liver and  carry off the constipated waste matter  and poison from the intestines and  bowels. A 10-cent box from your druggist will keep your liver and bowels  clean; stomach sweet and head clear for  They work while you sleep.  Yale  Barber  Shop  ���������ORazor Honing a Specialty*  &>& 11  &  P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yam-: Hotki,, Fiiiht Stukkt  W  ^  llfR- BUSINESS c^MAN,  have you ever thought  that advertising putf you in  good company? It is an old  saying that a man is known  by the company he keeps.  When you join the ranks of  the advertisers you join the  ranks of the biggest and  most successful merchants  and manufacturers in the  world.  How many large concerns  can you name in any large  city in the country? Name  them and you will notice  that all are big advertisers  and all are leaders in their  lines. Ask your friends td^  name the most successful  merchants they know in the  big cities, and in each case  the name ot a great advertiser will be mentioned.  The same rule is true of  smaller citiej- and towns.  The successful merchants  are the advertisers. The  advertiser stamps himself as  one having confidence in  himself and his wares, as  one proud of his calling and  seeking publicity and the  test of patronage.  K������0  n  fj?  'via fejfl  Users In Tlie Sis IMWiK31/0.W:iW-'������*Wl'MtiU  p  THE   SUN,    GRAND    FORKS,    B. C.  News of the City  Mrs. E. C. Woodward, who has  been confined to the Grand Forks  hospital for' a couple of weeks by  illness, ha3 recovered sufficiently to  return to ber home.  Fred Ochampaugh, manager of  Fred RusseWs ranch, was severely  bruised and etherise injured on  Wednesday by falling off - a load of  potatoes.  Jeff Davis and Randolph Davis  made a business Uip. to Greenwood  oa Tuesday.  Next Year's Convention  of tlie Association Will  Be Held in That Gity.  Trehernc'sWoL'k Praised  LIFT OFF CORNS!  Apply few drops then lift  sore,  touchy corns off with  fingers  Arthur Gilpin and Archer   Davis  were Greenwood visitors on Sunday.  A change in the C.P.R. train  schedule becomes effective on Sunday, January lb'. The westbound  train will arrive at 2 28 a.m. and the  eastbound a 5.-to p.m.  Harry Binion left for Calgary last  night in response to a telegram saying that an uncle of his had just  died in that city.  The next meeting of the Farmers'  institute will be   held .on Saturday,  ��������� tb.e-3.l8t, at 2:30 p.m.  E. R Shannon, F.W.Reid, Joe  'Spratf, A. E. Savage and Mrs. Gad  Lewis came down from Lynch Creek  yesterday to vote.  Murray Janes came down from.  Lynch Craek on Thursday.  E. Bailey, of Ebolt, is a visitor in  the city today.  E. Spraggett came down iast Sat  urday from the Rock Candy mill.  Judge and Mrs J. R. Brown are  in Rochester, Mien , where Mrs.  Brown will receive medical treatment.  Vernon, Jan. 16���������Nelson was selected as next year's convention city  by the Fruit Growers' association  this afternoon. Chilliwack and Vic-  j torio also extended invitations, but  the Kootenay city won out by a  large majority. The business of the  final session consisted chiefly of  cleaning up odds aud ends a-nd of a  discussion on a report of a committee on the grading of apples for exhibition purposes. The report was  referred back with' understanding  that the committee will receive further suggestions from the members.  The work of R. C. Treherne, Do  minion entomologist at Vernon, .was  warmly praised by Prof. Barsh, of  the University of British Columbi i,  who stated that it was altogether ex  ceptional and almost epoch-making  in the control of insect pests.  lit  In great variety  ������  "Quality Jewellers"  Bridge Street, - Next Door B.C. Telephone Office  Fine Watch Repairing a Specialty  Bcpsis ef  Ed   Hardy    has   retvrned    from  Tonasket, Wash., where   he  visited  With his brother   for   a   couple   of  weeks.  FOR SALE���������Very desirable  nearly new four room bungalow,  with first class plumbiug, all mod''  em conveniences and two lots situate  on Victoria Ave. Good value at  $1500; for immediate sale wiil sell  for $750, cash. Donald MtCal'ura,  First St., Grand Forks.  If a business man had a first class  customer who owed him $1000, on  which he had 500 per cent secuiity,  and customer came to .him with a  cheque and told him he wished to  square his account. Suppose the  business man, before he received the  cheque, noticed that it was short of  the full amount owing to him, and  drew the customer's attention to this  fact. Suppose, further, that the customer, on his atteution being drawn  to the matter, admitted his mistake  and stated that he would go back  home and make out a cheque for  the full amount and send it to him.  Under these circumstances, would  the average business man have taken  his customer's word, or would he  have snatched the cheque out of his  hands and told him to go back home  and make out a cheque for the balance due him? The voters of the  city have already answered tbe  question.  Doesn't hurt a hit! Drop a little  Preezone. on an aching corn, instantly  that com stops hurting, then you lift  it right out. Yes, magic!  -��������� A tiny 'bottle of Preezone costs but a  few cents at any drug store, but is sufficient to remove every hard corn, soft  com, or corn between the toes, and the  calluses, without soreness or irritation.  Preezone is the sensational discovery  of a Cincinnati genius.   It is wonderful.  E. L Steeves, of Rock Creek, is a  patient in the Grand Forks hospital.  FOR SALE���������Six-room house,  one block from post office;  very central; good business  location; easy terms. Apply  Sun office.  A'four mile spur will be built to  the colliery at Coalmont next  spring, when that mine will become  an important coal producer. It nas  been developing well and shipping  considerable comI at tfle same time,  ihe coal being hauled from the  mine by four heavy auto trucks.  Those wishing neat sign painting  to ornament their business places  should call on W. P. O'Connor, a  letumed soldier.  Government officials should resign their positions before they take  an active part in elections. It is re  ported that tha contest in the West  ward was so interesting that the  sheriff could not resist the tempta  tion of doing some active campaigning against one of the candidates.  Tbe snow which arrived this week  was too timid to remain  here   long  About   the   only purpose it served  was to snow under tbe defeated can  didates.  Sound Advice  "Telime, Ethel, is it true that  (your husband stays late evtry night  at the club to play billiards for���������for  money?" '  There was a sob in the anxious  mother's voice as .she spoke the last  n'a'd words. But her recently'wed  daughter smiled brightly as she replied:  ���������'Yes, mother; but it's quite all  right. He gives me all. his winnings!" '  "What?" gasped the.elderly lady.  "You���������"       '/.''...���������;���������������������������  "He always plays with Mt. Jones  next door," went on Ethel. "And  Mrs. Jonea makes him give her. all  his winnings; then she gives we all  the money she gets and I give her  all the money I get, so we both  have, about twice as much as vve'  could get out of them otherwise."  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  "Pape's Diapepsin" makes sick, so^p,  gassy stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  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 havo  a well, playful cliilrl again.  Sick children needn't bo 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.  Ask your druggist for a bottle of  "California Syrup of Fi������g," which coii-  ���������tains directions for babies, children o.������  all ages and for grown-ups.  In thr- United States, Ihe nation  wide honf dry law went inta effect  today Even the drug stores are dry  there. But the real howl will In  heard in the land when the win<-  cellars of the rich go dry.  If what you just ate is souring en  your stomach or lies like a lump c:  load, or you belch gas and eruetat'.-.  sour, undigested food, or have a feeliup  of dizziness, heartburn, fullness, nausen.  bad taste in mouth and stomach-headache, you can get relief in live nnmii:e:-  by neutralizing acidity. Put an ond to  such stomach distress now by getting y  large-fifty-cent case of Tape's Diapepr-vb;  from any drug stoiv You realize in  five minutes how needless it is to sii/TVi1  from indigestion, dyspepsia or any sten:-  aeh disorder caused by food fermentation  due to excessive acid in stomach.  Grand Forks is becoming   metro  politan.   We understand that an   a I  derman elect    has    made   a    public  statement that there   is   grafting   in  the city.  "[ hear your father is ib?"  "Yes."  "Is his malady contagious?"  ���������'I hope not.  Tbe doctor says  is suffering from overwork."  he  P \t  >i  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FORFINE PRINTING  LAND REGISTRY ACT  "  "Necessity knows no law."  "He'd be right. :it home among  the practitioners of my court," said  old Judge Flubdub.  You   can   not  reach   The    Sun's  r.li.vioivin  ���������       ������,,.w|,,ra      r.v,....   I      .1 ['    I        Olltfll   lit   the    l.llllrl    lit.'fjist ry   Office,   |<(  numeioiin   readers   except   through   loop-, ihMiitn rfuy <,r November, imo.  its advertising column.--. I . "��������� v.tjitAk;,  ������ .District Kerfistmr.  Re Lot 11, Mloclc  11, -Map :>:!,   City of  Grand  I'VirUs.  NOTICK is liei-chy (riven that r shall ut the  expiration of ono month from the (Into of  l he first publication hereof isxiie n Oertllleiite  of rmlefuusibk*Title lo the aliow mentioned  laii'lf, in the name of Krnest Vaiit, unless in  the meiiiitime valid objection is rnti'ln to me  in writing. The holder of following document* I't-latlnjr to thesiilil lands, namely:  Deed dated i:;th May, 181)7. John A. Manly  and Uoyd A. Manly to Stephon Yardley  Wontoii to tho u*e of John A. Manly und  G. \V. A pur ill of said Lot 11 (inler uliu);  Deed dated 7Hi January, 1'JOl, John A.  Manly and G. W. Averill to Charles K.  Simpson of said Lot, If, and Deed dated 7tl:  January, 11)01,Clmrles K.Simpson to Goorjro  II. Rutherford, of said Lot II,  is rei|ti"red to deliver same to me forthwith.  Oiitrd at the  [.and   Registry Office, Kam-  Mlnimum price of flrst-clasa land  redueed to $5 an acre; second-class to  52.50 an acre.  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed, lands only.  Records will be granted covering only  land miitable for agricultural purposes  and which is non-timber land.  ' Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. ������,  Pre-emptors' must occupy claims for  five years and make improvements to  value,of;$10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving.Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, lie may; because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes improvements to extent of  $300 per annum-and: records-same each  year. ��������� Failure ' to" make improvements.  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained In  ���������less than 5 years, and improvements  of $10.00 per acre, including 5 acres  cleared and cultivated, and residence  of at leant 2 years are required.  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant  may record another pre-emption, if he  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land, i^  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding (M0 acres may be  leased by1one penson or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites orr  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; conditions include  payment of stumpage.  Natural hay meadows Inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price,, is made.  :-_  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE      GRANTS  ACT..  The scope of this Act is enlarged to  include all persons Joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The  time within whlob the heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-emptor may apply  for title under this Act Is extended  from for one tow from the death of  such person, as formerly, until one  year after the conclusion of the present  war. This privilege is also made retroactive.  No fees relating to pre-emptions are  due or payable Dy soldiers on preemptions recorded after June 26, 1918.  Taxes are remitted for five years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August -.  4,  1914, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.  Interest on agreements to purchase  town or city lots held by members of  Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired  direct or indirect, remitted from enlistment to Mare* 31. 1920.    ,...  SUB-PURCHASERS   OF CROWN  LANDS.  Provision    made    for    issuance    of  Crown   grants   to   sub-purchasers     of  Crown  Lands,   acquiring rights  from  purchasers  who  failed    to    complete  purchase, invotvtmjt forfeiture, on fulfillment of condition? of purchase, interest and taxee.   Wner* sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may  'be    distributed    proportionately   over  whole   area.      AneHcations   must   be  .made by May 1, 1920.  ORAJErNO.  Grazing Act. 1M������, for systematic  development or ttwitock Industry provides for grazing districts and range  administration wtZaer Commissioner.  Annual grazing pnrmits issued based  on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Association* for range management. Free, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  ��������� o ten head.  9  Job Printing at Tbe Sun office at  practically tbe same prices as before  tlie big war elartod.  Sbont music, vocal and inatru-  mental, 15 cents, at the Singer  Store.  BOOT    REPAIRING  T  AKK   voiir  repairs to   Arnison, shoe   re  "   '       The   Hub,    Look  for  tbe   Hi  jxiirer  Hoot.  LAND BKgFstKY ACT  ''Land ' iKry OHiee, Kumloopn, ������. C , No-  votiir.orr.th.lBH). ���������   v.CKAr,;.  Dhitrlet Ketristrur of Titles).  npHE value oi" well-  printed, neat appearing stationery as  a means olr getting and  holding desirable business has been amply  demonstrated. Consult us before going  elsewhere.  Wedding invitations  Ball programs  Business cards  Visiting cards  Shipping tags  Letterheads  Statements  . Noteheads  Pamphlets  Price lists  Envelopes  Billheads  Circulars  Dodgers  Posters  . Menus  And commercial and  society printing of every  description.  '   Let us quote you   our  prices.  '   New Type  Latest Style}  Faces  THE  SUN  Columbia Avenue and ,  Lake Street  TELEPHONE  R101  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture.   Mado   to  Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds,  Upholstering Neatly   Done  R. C. McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENUK


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