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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Jan 30, 1920

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 '1 *���������  ot;  Ke f 11 e Vai31 ������y Orehardist  19TH YEAR���������No   14  COMMfTCB  GRAND FORKS   B.C., "FRIDAY,   JANUARY 30, 1920  "Tell me what you Know is true:  I can guess as well as you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  New  City Council  Holds  Its First Regular Busi-  tions Were Adopted  The first regular business meeting  of the 1920 council was held on Monday evening. Mayor Acres and Aid.  Hull, Love, McDonald and Miller  were present.  Sam Siddall applied for permis.-  pion to'move.a email building from  Mrs. W. K. C. Manly's down-town  property to tne Manly orchard  tract in the .West ward. The requets  was granted.  A telegram from J. J. Warren, replying to an enquiry on the subject,  made by the city officials, stated  that the Kettle Valley line would be  satisfied with any arrangements  which the city might make with the  C.P.R. regarding the location of its  new station.  The following resolution, offered  by Aid. Love and seconded by Aid.  Hull, was approved:  That the city council, while wishing to cooperate  to the   fullest   extent and in harmony with   the proposal  of  your  company  regarding  the matter of the removal of the station af Grand Forks to Cuprum, feel  that before coming to a   final  decision   or recommendation of accept-  ance, they should be   in   possession  of fuller details concerning the   proposed changes, together   with   some  assurance  of  their   permanency, in  order that  the citizens  may have a  fuller knowledge of   the impending  changes and results.   The council is  of the opinion that the repealing  of  the  existing agreement will have to  be submitted to the people or to the  lieutenact governor   io  council  for  approval.    Therefore we   would  respectfully request that either a communication  more   fully    outlining  the proposed changes be received  or  that another interview be  arranged.  The customary resolution authorizing the mayor to sign city cheques,  etc., was passed.  The mayor appointed   the following standing committees: '  Finance���������Aid. Hull, Miller,Love.  Fire,    Water    and    Light���������Aid.  Miller, Hull, McDonald.  Board of Works���������Aid. McDonald,  Miller, Love.  Cemetery and Parks���������Aid. Love,  Hull, McDonald.  Health and Relief���������Aid. Love,  Hull, McDonald.  The committees met later and selected the first-named member of  each committee as their chairmen.  fer a stiff stencil brush and rub the  paint well into the  wood.    A  little  brown   coloring makes   the wound  'ess conspicuous.    When   cutting a  large   Jimb   cut  on   the under side  first.  This prevents,tearing the wood  and bark as the   limb   comes away  from the tree.    When   limbs spread  too wide and make cultivation   near  the tree impossible, cut  to   a shoot  that is growing up.  This shoot   will  ness   Meeting���������Resolu- soon grovv str0Dg and take the plaCfa  of the part cut   off..  Many   of   our  older orchards have acquired the off  year habit, which means  crop   one  year, grow the next. It is  after  the  growing year that we,must thin our  trees   and   see  that there is not too  much new growth   to  exclude  light  and air.    If  there  is a heavy   new  growth, thin   this to distribute it as  evenly as pofsibie. Don't leave stubs  of heavy new  growth  hoping   they  will   form   fruit   spurs, as   cutting  away the heavy   new   growth   cuts  away the  big  plump   buds   which  easily form fruit spurs, leaving  the  less matured buds which   prefer   to  make new wood growth^ so  the   re  suit   would   be. crowding instead of  thinning the tree.  Use sharp pruners and saws   and  make clean cuts.  Use   sharp   eyes   and good judg  ment;   distribute   the new growth  evenly and the crop will be   evenly  distributed.  A little well done each year   elim  inates the  culls; tree   butchery   at  long intervals eliminates the profits..  Don't haggle a tree and expect the  wounds to heal.  Don't  prune trees   when   frozen  hard. I  Don't leave pruning till  too   late.  Don't leave prunings lying about;  burn them and   take  advantage  of  the ashes.  MVSTIFVMA  Interruptions of Wireless  From     Without     This  ���������Planet Are Unaccounted For  THE WEATHER  Jan.  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.  22���������Friday....   12  24���������Saturday..   .  16  25- Sunday.  23  26���������Monday  14  27���������Tuesday.  12  28���������Wednesday .. 26  29  -Thursday  32  Inches  Snowfall     5.3  London, Jan. 27. ���������William Marconi has carefully  investigated   the  reports  from   many  of his wireless  operators   of   mysterious  interruptions,   and   publishes his  observa*  tions in the Daily Mail.   The interruptions at wireless stations,he saye,  take the form of  apparently   meaningless combinations of letters  and  are   not coufioed   to   any   country  or continent. A great effort has been  made to translate the  interruptions,  but without avail.  Marconi states that the letters appear most frequently and he is convinced the interruptions come from  a sphere other than this earth, although where they origiuate he  could not say.  Marconi was asked if he thought  people in any other planet were trying to "wireless" to this earth, and  replied:;;'!  ..1 1:..'.':..  "I would not rule out  the   possibility.    There   is   no proof that the  strange sounds are confined  to   any  particular   period, for they tare   as  frequent by day as   by   night.    The  phenomena were first noticed before  the war, but the investigations were  suspended.   One   wonders if we are  on the threshhold of  a   tremendous  discovery in proof that   human   beings exist in otherpianets than  this  earth, and are endeavoring to  com  municate with us."  he does not use until  another  year,  as he will then'be sure of having a  good strain next year.   This method  would   not,   however,   serve     with  onion, which loses   its  germinating  power very rapidly, hence should be  purchased every year.    There   is a  wonderful    difference    in   onions.  Sometimes  from   the   seed of   one  stock   a   large   proportion   will   be  thickhecks while from another most  of the plants make  good   bulbs     If  one has had good success from a certain source one year, the safest plan  will   be  to  order  from   the   same  source another year.  Sometimes novelties have not apparently been compared very carefully with the best of the older varieties before being offered for sale,  as they do not prove superior, if as  good. While it is interesting to test  varieties, it is well not to spend  much money on them until they  have bten tested at the experimental  station.  Another   advantage   of   ordering  early is that one can   test  the   germinating   power   of  a  seed before  spring so that there will be   time   to  order   again   if   the  germination is  poor.  Often seed is ordered   so   late  that when it is sown and  the plants  do not come up there is not time   to  order again, and one loses the crop.  When there is a shortage  of   many  kinds of supplies, as there is at pres*"  eut.   it   is  very  desirable  to order  early the material needed   for  next  season's operations.  Ceremony Was Marked  by Peace-Time Resplendency���������Floor of House  and  Galleries Crowded  Victoria, Jan. 29.���������Peacetime  ceremonial was renewed in all its  resplency on the occasiou of the  opening of the fourth session of the  fourteenth parliament of British  Columbia by his honor the lteuten-  ant governor this afternoon.  In striking contrast to last   year's  event, when all formality was eliminated out of respect to the   memory  of his royal highness , Prince   John,  every available seat on   the floor  of  the   legislature   itself  and   in   tho  speaker's   gallery   had  been   taken  long before his   honor entered    the  chamber, while the  public  galleries  presented their customary animated  appearance.    Immediately following  an inspection of the guard of   honor  posted at the foot of the steps  leading   to   the   main  entrance   to the  handsome  pile,   his  honor,  accompanied by his private  secretary,   S.  J.  S. Muskett, and  his aides,  Maj.  Selden Humphreys and Capt. Carew  Martin,   entered   the  chamber  and  proceeded to the dais to deliver   his  speech   to  the   assembled ministers  and members.  Min.  -1  6  15  t  -7  11  24  Seed Orders  tes  "Giddap"  The Stars and Stripes prophesies  that long after the last of the American forces have left France echoes  of   Yankee   vernacular will    linger  Had the Slighest Efl'ect  [experimental fakms note ]  The new seed catalogues are coming iu   with   their  lists of novelties  and staple varieties attractively   ad-  Warriings That Economy  Must Be  Practised   in,  r^-,,    ��������� ���������        TT among the French peasantry, and to  ������������US Country Have Not | bear   out   its prophecy   it  tells the  following story of a good woman at  Vuuvray, a suburb of Tours, who  bought at a sale, conducted by the  American remount service, a hor������e  with which, on the whole, she was  well pleased. When, however, she  had had it only a short time a pri  vate from the Tours barracks came  upon the worried old lady, circling  horse and cartin a vain effort to  get  Toronto, Jan. 28.���������Sir E. B.  Walker, president of the Dominion  Bank of Canada, at the Bimual meeting of the bank here today, referred  to the nuoaerous warnings given that  conomy must be practised   in  this  vertised, and one gets  much  enjoy- country, "but so far these warnings  "������'������<= iwu uurun  ment in turning over  the  pages  of  have not had   the slightest   effect,"  the beast to start  B^es' Antiseptic  Bees suck up  the   nectar,   which uiuci   ueiIjg  sem> &na   nottjU1���������  does not pass into their stomach but further is doae  uutil 8pring>   when  into an ex-mn,inn nf ,hpr,.,nnh,.���������0 I u ^ ^ [qq ^ ^ ^ ^ .g ^  one of these catalogues and meutally  picturing the fine crops one will  have next surnmer. Often, howevar,  the catalogue is laid aside without  the order  being  sent, and   nothing  "Extravagance is  'How  goes  it   madame?" he in-  sired. The quantity available of the  best strains of vegetables and flowers is usually small, hence it is very  Winter Pruning  [EXPERIMENTAL FA1WS NOTE.]  Winter pruning of bearing orcbJ ttie ������oney for years  ards should be attended to every  year. The orchardist should go over  his trees systematically and cut out  crossing or broken limbs wherever  these occur.. Cut close to  the  main  into an expansion of the oesophagus.  There it undergoes a partial chemical tranforuiation under the influence of a substance called invertase,  which acts as a ferment.   When   the uiiam tu urU(;r  bee disgorges, the honey into lhe|8tock is exhttUated.  wax cells it discharges a little inver-  tase at the same time, and befjre  closing the cell a tiny drop of venum  from tha bee's sting is added, this to  prevent fermentation. "Thus," says  Bonnier, "the bees invented antiseptics before Pasteur or Lister!" It  is this drop of poison that preserves  Sir Edmund said. ._.0 .���������  the   order   of   the  day, and in  my  quired.  opinion, will continue to be the or- i'Ah, monsieur,he is a bon cheval,  der of the day until conditions j but he understand not the -French,  change and hard times come on us." How is it you say 'aliez!' monsieur?"  Sir Edmund stated that while the "Voila, madame," he replied,and  past year had been a prosperous one: took the reins and with a single  for the banks, the future must cause, "giddap!" urged the horse into ac-  anxiety toall financial business men. 1 tion.  The exchange conditions are serious, "Ah, merci, monsieur, merci!"  important to order early before the! he said, and in Canada a large exeaimed the amazed and delighted  stock is exh/msiprl 'amount of  money   probably   would   woman.  be withdrawn which had  been   bor-       if ten years   from   now   the   re-  rowed from England   aud  Scotland 'members no more than "giddap!" ���������  by the various mortgage   companies, well, that's something,  and loaned   on   mortgages   in   this!    There is a great difference between  the best and the poorest strains. The  stock of the best has been rigidly  selected so that a large proportion  will   come   true   to   type, whereas I country.  stock which has not   been   kept   up       "There is now no   inducement to,     ��������� UIIllUf hliya lue   iV t    |VU���������  by selection   may   have a bad mix- send money from England," said Sir'discussing John Singer "sarg nt      ,  ture of tvueB. and th������ man rinrr n^r,   i.\i��������� a     .<���������.,.i   .i   :    ���������     >      . .. " 'b1111' L1"'  Too Much to Believe  A critic, says the  Argonaut,  ture of types, and the resulting crop  will be very unsatisfactory. This is  of so much importance that,   with a  mere   is some misunderstanding  crop   like   the   cauliflower, lor  in  about Bolshevism, says   che Wash  ington Star. They discuss   their  affairs   largely   in   the most difficult  imb;don     leave' stubs, and paint language   on   earth,   Russian,   and, u^  U1BBU   very  he   wound   with  white   lead  and  illiterate Russian at that. Misunder- market gardener  when   he  boiled oil (no turpentine).   We prej standing is inevitable.  stance, where a strain that will give  a larger proportion of good heads  means much profit and a poor strain  may  mean   very  little, it  paysTbe  - ^  | "'"^='"b uunu om������er   oargent, tho  Edmund, "and there is every in-, artist, with Chauncey Depew and  ducemeul tor the English tenderers j remarked, "They say he painted -i  to have the money sent back to Eng- cobweb on a ceiling once, and it whs  land to take advantage of   the   very : so natural that the maid    wore   h.-r-  gets    a  I good strain to hold over    -vhat seed I Won., en  low late of exchange."  Sir Edmund conaltided by saying:  "No tnuney can be expected from  Great Britain lor investment in this  country until   the  exchange  condi-  self out trying to brush it off."  "What you cay about the naturalness of the cobweb may be perfectly true," retorted Mr. Dypow,  "but there never was any Mich  .maid, I'm sure." THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  oUte (Sranib Stelts Suit  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER!  G. A.  EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  tering through our front door and passing  . through our best residential street and by our  principal public building on their way to the  .business center than, they ,would by coming in  land going out through our back door.  SUBSCRIPTION  RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  'One Year (in Canada and Great Britain).... .SI.00  One Year (in the United States)  '1.50  Address all communications to  The Grand Forks Sun,  J j cm. 101 R Grand Foeks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, JANUARY 30, 1920  Keremeos, a small town-west of here, won  a signal victory a couple of months ago from  the Great Northern railway in two cases be-  fnro he railway commission. Keremeos did  not antagonize the Great Northern, but by  taking a dignified stand for its rights, the  town was given justice by the commission.  Instead of the city council "cooperating, to,  the fullest extent" to facilitate the company  to move its station out of the city,- it-should  appeal to the railway commission' for."justice.  We understand there is a law which, prevents  rail way com pan i es from m o v i ng th ei r statioil s  outside the city limits once they"have; been  located inside. This law should be invoked in  this case, and if,the citizens can not agree on  a site inside the city, let the railway commission select one for them.  (?':  '^\  Headache, nervousness, stomach trouble and many other  bodily ills.can be traced directly to defective eyesight.  Frequently��������� t-u h ills are corrected in a few days' time by  procuring a par of glasses. Of course the glasses have  to suit, and to determine what is required you should  have your eyes examined. Call and let. us;examine your  eyes and fit you with the right kind of glasses.  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN"  GRAND FORKS, B.C.  ^r  -J  Grand Forks need not antagonize the Canadian Pacific railway beyond taking a firm stand  for her rights. If this is done there is not much  danger of the station being moved outs'de the  city limits.   We are opposed to the company's  proposal because it would be an  injustice  to  the ratepayers to allow the company to withdraw from the city on the eve when its  property is about to become taxable.    These taxes  vyould probably help out the city's finances to  a  considerable  extent.   The .Great Northern  p iys about $800 taxes a year, aud   the  Canadian Pacific company's taxes would probably  amount  to  over  a  thousand  dollars a year.  Both these items would likely be lost to the city  if the proposal now under consideration is consummated, because  the Great Northern also  has a bridge that needs rebuilding,  and  if it  could avoid this burden  aud escape  the city  taxation at the same time by building a station  across the river it would probably do so.  This  would leave one of our leading industries���������the  Boundary Iron   Works���������marooned, and that  concern would be forced to move also, probably out of the district altogether.    To give up  all these taxes without a  struggle  would be  a crime  not  only against  the present overburdened  taxpayers of  the city, but against  future generations.  In the meantime it is the duty of the city  council to look after the interests of the taxpayers. The. railway officials will look after  the interests of }he railway company without  any cooperation^  The verdict in .the trial of: the leaders of the  recent general strike at Winnipeg is likely to  have an important effect on the future of organized labor in Canada. In substance the  verdict classifies as sedition all general strikes  and-sympathctic' strikes, direct action- "one  big union," seeking to.control industry, advocating a change in the form of government, or  doing anything to endanger the "comfort"  of the public. The leaders of the strike were  sentenced to two years in the penitentiary.  If a dispatch from somewhere in Russia is  authentic the Bolsheviki is doomed. It says  that the soviet government has decreed a  twelve-hour workday and that all must work  seven days per week. No true Bolshevist; can  submit to such an indignity.  We are told that the city "can extend the  city limits to take in the site of the proposed  station. But the people of the Ruckle addition once voted agaiust amalgamation, and  . they would probably do so again if given an  opportunity. And this result would be certain after the district becomes colonized with  C.P.R people. Besides", the city has a bigger  townsite now than she is able to take care of  properly. There are people in the city who  have been paying taxes for twenty years who  have neither city water nor light. It is thp  city's duty to supply these people with modern conveniences before she begins to sigh for  the conquest of new territory.  To destroy a newspaper, even though it is a  week old, shows, in the opinion of the Chinese, a gross lack of character; to "crumple a  printed advertisement shows the haste of unreason; to toss a book carelessly on the floor  shpws a tendency toward violence; to tear a  printed page shows that you are mentally de  ficient. It is a sad commentary on the quality  of much of our reading that we of the Western world, where illiteracy is rare, have so  little reverence for the printed page.  In former years the liquor element played a  potent part in all elections. Now,that element  has dwindled down to one of two' men in  each town.  The land business has been proverbially a  business on  a low ethical plane.    It is being  put  on   a higher  plane,   and there are many  conscientious real estate men who are rendering asocial service of a high order in the work;  yei there are many dishonest ones still active,  and it is necssary that all right-minded people  use every effect, to put the business of selling  land and of colonization on as high a plane as  the   best mercantile   business, which finds a  profit in protecting the consumer. Many asso-  Cuprum���������a very nice name  for a person in ciations of real estate dealers are .ciK-a^ed in  his cups���������would probably become   the  rccog- j praiseworthy efforts to expose dishonest prac-  nized   name,   and   Grand Forks would disap- jticcs   and   to   encourage  a right professional  pear from the C.P.R.  maps  altogether.   This'spirit. Addresses have recently been made be-  ;is a cheerful p.iospcct for the city from an ad-1 fore gatherings of real estate men in Chicago,  vertising viewpoint! j Milwaukee and Minneapolis on the subject of    j "The   real   estate  business  as a profession."  We do not care where the depot is located.: Everywhere a gratifying response has been re-  as long as it is inside the city limits and the ;Ceivcd to the appeals for a higer standard,  taxes are saved to the city. We are not pull-!This promises much for the future, because  ing for any particular section, hut it seems to j the real estate man must always play a large  us that if it is to be moved from its present role in the sottlement of the land; and, if he is  location, the most logical place for it is either competent and right minded, he can perform  at tho Columbia freight yards or where the services of a very "high order. In addition to  Great Northern and the C.P.R. come together private associated efforts, it is necessary to  this side of the bridge. _ It is not any farther have public activity. The honest dealers must  to Columbia than it is to Cuprum���������cup o' separate themselves from the dishonest ones  rum, and strangers coming to the city would and encourage every effort to infuse into the  gain a plcasanter impression of Mir* tuwn by en- real e.sulo luisine.'-* a  -rue  professional spin'l  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buy 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-Strateisjust the machine you want.  Sold on easy,monthly payments bj)    . < .. '  ��������� .     ' :  cyMiller- ������������k Gardner  : Complete Home Furnishers]  Farmers' Exchange  Real  Estate.     .Farm Lands  and  Fruit  Orchards for Sale.  Headquarters for Fresh Ftuits.  ;    Employment Office.  Bridge   Street,  Next  X5.- C.  Telephone    Office  DEALER IN  POLES  POSTS  " rail--;  ROAD  TIES  oms  i rangier  DAVIS S HANSEN, Proprietors  City Bagdage and General Transfer  c<  oat an  ooa.ror m.  Office at R. F. Petrie's Store  Phone 64  ���������K  i  I  r  0  the T<  How do you answer your telephone? Do  you say "Hello!" or do you announce  your name or the name of your firm'? If  you say "Hello", do you notice now the  person calling will then ask, "Is that Mr.  Blank speaking?'  ,Why not extend the courtesy of announcing your name in the first place? It  eliminates the necessiiyof additional enquiry and facilitates your telephone service.  ~v  \rm  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs and Good  Horses at All  Hours  at  the  Pn  one  odei Livery Darn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  68 Second Street  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  AND  ������  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  PETERSEN fr DIMSMORE, Proprietors 1       t J  THE "SUN,   GRAND   FORKS-,   B. Cl  Ancient History  News Items and Comment Which  Appeared in The Sun for the  Corresponding Week Eighteen Years Ago  Twenty-five below zero Monday  morning, January 27, and the principal occupation, of our citizens these  diys is keeping.warm and studying  the fuel problem. But then it will  saon be over, and beautiful spring  willmake us all happy.  Surveyor-Dims.   A. Sloes   has   ten  dered a report fc<> the city   council   of  Grand Forks of bis survey of   the ex  tension of Government avenue   to  its  intersection'with Bridge   street, near  the Methodist church.  There will be deep and general re.  gret at the news that Rev. H. Irwin,  ��������� ��������� Father Pat,'' is dead The news was  reueivjd in a letter from Archdeacon  'Sinai!, .of Montreal, Jto a resident in  New Westminster.  The e'ecbiic lights in 'Grand Forks  will be shut off tonight at 12 o'clock  aud remain so for two weeks, owing  to lack of power at the smelter caused  by low"water.  Under the municipal act aldermen  i lect who rtfuse to qualify  and serve  are subject to fine of $50.  Duncan Ross, editor of the Boundary Creek Times, left M mday for  Victoria, where he will be connected  with the Victoria Times during a stay  of a month or two in that cit}'. ���������..  Miss May Gilpin, eldest daughter  of Mr. and Mrs. R. R Gilpin, is reported dangerously ill with typhoid  pneumonia. .Dr. Jakes of Greenwood  and Dr. Northrop are in consultation  in the case.  ther," Gladys replied, "and besides-  I never heard you."'"  New Use for a Quarantine  . Si������>n '  During an epidemic in a small southern town every infected house was put  under quarantine. After.the disease  had been checked, an old negress pro  tested vigorously when the health  olficers'started to take down the sign  on her house.  "Why Auntie," exclaimed the officer, "why don't you want me to  take it down?"  "Well, sah," she answered, "dey  ain be'n a billcollectah neah dis house  sence that sign went up. You all let  it alone!"  'm^mmn^^^m-^s^  TAKES OFF DANDRUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  The 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  offered  for  S1700.  "'���������'������������������,  For further particulars'see  -JAS/II. llYLEY, DuvIh  Block, or  GEO. C. EGG, Manugcr for itu&U  W. Robertson.'  ���������T^.^-n^.j^,-f-^--.  Save your Hair!    Get a small bottle  of Danderine right now���������Also  stops itching scalp.  Thin," brittle, colorless and scraggy  ���������hair-ds mute evidence of a neglected  scalp; of dandruff���������that awful scurf.  There is nothing so destructive to  the hair as dandruff: ;Jt robs the hair  of. its.lustre, its strength and its very  life; eventually "producing a feverish-  ness and itdiing-of the scalp, which if  not remedied causes the hair roots to  "shrink... loosen and die���������then the hair  falls out fast. "��������������������������� A' little Danderine- tonight���������now���������any time-^-will surely save  your hair.  Get a 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!  W. Ii. P. Clement, of Clement &  Spence, attorneys, returned Saturday  fro n Vi t 'rJa, wh-jre he had been in  attendance at the supreme court as  counsel for the Grand Forks & Re  51 public railway in its.injunction suits  Against the .V. V. & E. railway company.  The injunction difficulties between  ...the V. V. & E. and Hot Air people  which were on trial at Republic this  week were settled by stipulation that  each side would withdraw all legal ob-  'sa:'e-i on the American side of the  line, each company being allowed to  procae'l with its work without molestation-on the part of the other.  great   demand has  Another  "Borrowed"  Umbrella  When Hughes,premior of Australia-  was walking home one evening, when  it bogan to pour, and, being unprepared for the deluge, he stepped into  a doorway to wait until the storm  had passed.  A few moments later a small boy  hove iu sight, sporting a mammoth  umbrella, and Hughes decided to ask  it' he might not share it till he reached  home. Accordingly, when the urchin  cime within speaking distance the  premier stepped from the doorway  and said:  "Hey, sonny, where did you get  the umbrella?"  "And," says the premier, "I don't/  know whether he was just  frightened'  or had a guilty conscience    Anyway,  the boy gave a yell, dropped the   ucu  brella   and    ran   away   as fast as he  could, leaving mo master of tho  situ  ation���������and the utubrelia."  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, Van Dyke. 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 and 'Weekly Star by which  our readers may have The Sun, Tha  Family Herald and Weekly Star for  one year and a copy of the portrait for  $2. 25. The demand for this portrait  in Canada will be enormous, and \ve  advise our readers to take advantage  of this opportunity without delay.  How to Find Trouble  A crowd of troubles passed him by,  As he with courage waited.  lie said:  "Where do  you tronbles fly  When you are thus belated'?"  ������������������We go," they   said, "to   those   who  mope,  Who look on life dejected,  Who weakly say goodbye to hope;  We go where we're expected."-  One to the Gonductress  He was an inspector On the trams,  and one of that sort who would do all  he could to get the conductress into  tronble. But this time he met with a  reverse.  "Have you taken   all   the   fares?"  he asked of the fascinating damsel.  "No, sir. One man refused to buy  a tieket."      :  "And who is that?" he asked, gaz  ing at all the occupants of the car.  "The driver," was the reply.  And the roar of tqe passeuge.is told  the inspector that he had got the worst  of it.     ;  HOW YOU CAN TELL  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No others!  "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, bv following simple directions in each package of "Diamond Dyes."  There'is only c:ic Aspirin, that marked  with tho "B.iycr Cross"-���������all other tablets  n,?e  only acid  imitations.  Genuine "Bayer Tablets of Aspirin"  havo boon prescribed by physicians for  nineteen years and proved safe by millions for Pain, Headache, Neuralgia,  Co!ds, Rheumatism,  Lumbago, Neuritis.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger "Bayer" packages, can be had  at any drug store.    Made in Canada.  Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Camilla), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaceticacidester of Salieylicacicl.  AVhile 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."  Like the Lawyers  Ex-Ambassador Gorard condemned  at a dinner the legal red tape which  iias permitted tho kaiser to escape  punishment so long.  "Legal red tape aud legal incongruities!" exclaimed Mr. Gerard.  "This kaiser business makes me svm������  pathi/.e with tho young lady law  student who ridiculed the familiar  legal plea, 'Not guilty; but if guilty,  alleviating circumstances.'  " 'This plea,' said tho young lady,  'reminds me of my little niece's excuse when she was found with a kit-  ton in her bed.  '" "Gladys," said the child's mother, "I thought I told you never  again to allow pussy in your bed?"  " ' liUut that was last   nigut,   mu-  Unexpected Help  The landlord had just dropped iu on  Mrs. Flanagan and informed her gently but firmly that he had decided to  raise her rent.  "It's the darlint ye   are, sir,"    re  plied Mrs. Flanagan, enthusiastically.  "I    wor   wondni   how   I cu'd rase it  mesilf."  REAL ESTATE  and Financial Agents  IJrniich   Office:   Koyal  Ifjink   IJId������.  GEO. C. EGG  in charge  10 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS IFAHM '-ani>s ouk specialty  Nelson       GKAN1) FOltKS       Trail  Cure   Sick   Headache,   Constipation,  Biliousness, Sour Stomach, Bad  Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  Ko odds how bad your liver, stomach  or bowels; how much your head aches,  how miserable you are from constipation, indigestion, biliousness ana sluggish bowel,?���������you always get relief with  Cascarcts. limy immediately cleanse  and reyulato i.Uci stomach, remove the  sour, fermenting food and foul gases;  tako the excess bile from the 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 rv.v.M; and head clear for  months.   .They work while you sleep.  smi^sss^^^s^sss^^s^szEss^Eum  Yale  Barber Shop  ���������Razor Honing a Specialty  i  P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor  Y,w.k HoTia, Fiifsr 8ti:r.K'i  ���������-.JLfR' BUSINESSMAN,  have you ever thought  . that advertising puts 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 to  name the most successful  merchants they know in the  big cities, and in each case  the name of a great advertiser will be mentioned.  The same rule is true of  smaller cities 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.  dj#  ES  3  /������S3i>  &UGGass?u aAfflvep-  f;   K3 (SI W7f* P3  :isei'as in i m  I  waKmmmmm  mauuuMsama THE������ SUN.    GRAND   FORKS',   B.C.  ���������"'���������' '' M  News-of the City  At  the  annual   meeting   of   the  ���������parishioners of Holy Trinity church  on   the 22nd. inst. Geo. C Egg was  elected people's warden in   place  of  H. L Mackenzie, who had tendered  his resignation.  Great regiet was expressed at   Mr.   Mackenzie's retirement and a cordial   vote  of   thanks  was passed for bis earnest work during the past year.  A hearty welcome  was also extended to Mr. Egg on his  acceptanc of the vacant oflice.    Geo,  Starfield   was   for  the  fourth year  elected   vicar's   warden,   and   J. T.  Simmons is again filling the post of  vestry Vjlerk.   The church   is   in   a  thriving condition, with a very large  atteudance at Sunday school.  of Spokane,  is spending a couple of  days in the city with friends.  Milton Clunis arrived in the city  from Seattle yesterday. He will visit  heue for a few days.  A carload of ore was shipped to  the Trail smelter this week from the  Skylark mine.  Apply few drops then lift  sore,  touchy corns off with  fingers  Charles-Hamilton, a former resi  dent of Grand Forks, died in Nel  son last week.  H. W. Young, of the Maple Leaf  mine, came clown from Franklin  camp today.  The weather is balmy and the  water will soon be fine for swimming.  (     A. D. Morrison has been confined I    Doesn't hurt  d hit!     Drop a little  The Greenwood hockey team   did'to bis" home by illness  during   the1 Freezone on an. aching corn, instantly  ... .'   m  l _, ���������t. "   ���������"   . I that &  ������  >^9  <ui J ewe  In great variety  ~\  ������  "Quality Jewellers"  Bridge Street, - Next Door B. C Telephone Office  I Fine .Watch -.Repairing a Specialty  not put in an appearance   on   Tues (past week  day evening, and the   game  scheduled for that night   was   postponed  until     Wednesday     night,     when  Grand Forks won by a score of 4-2.  The"game at Gieenwood tonight was  won   by  Greenwood   by  a score of  2-1.    This lies the two teams in the  contest for the Boundary   cup,  each  club having won three games.    Another hpiue and   home game will be  played,   and   the number  of goals  made in the two games will   decide  which team is to win the cup.  Mrs. L. G-.  Fowler   has   returned  from a week's visit to Spokane.  The G. W.V.A. is holding a dance  in the Davis hall tonight.  E. Walker and wife left for Cran-  brook on Wednesday.  Harry Binion has   returned   from  Calgary.  ��������� At a social gathering at the home  of Mr. and Mrs. l<rauois Miller this  week, Mrs. A, S Ale Kim was presented with a pearl and amathyst  necklace by the mothers of the pupils of the infant class in the Presbyterian church Sunday school, which  has been under Mrs. McKim's  guidance for some years. Mr. and  Mrs. AicKim will leave next week  for Salmon Arm, where they intend  to reside in future.  Murray   Janes   has   gone to th-.  coast.  FOR SALE���������Six-room house,  one block from, post'office;  very central; good business  location; easy terms. Apply  Sun office.  Catherine McKinnon, an aged  of over eighiy, died at 6 o'clock this  morning at the home of her nephew,  D. A. McKinuon, after a short illness. She had been a resident of  the city for a number of years. The  funeral services will be held in the  Catholic church tomorrow, and interment will be made in Evergreen  cemetery Sunday afternoon.  Those wishing neat sign painting  to ornament their business places  should' call on W. P. O'Connor, a  returned soldier.  A. B. Godfrey, who has been with  the B.C. Telephone company in  Nelson aud Vaucouvtfr for seventeen years, has been appointed su  perintendent of the Okanagao Telephone company.  "Mother, dear, I need a hundred  dollars. Will you ask father for it?"  "No, you must ask him yourself.  You'll have a husbahd some day,  aud now is the time to practise."  Red Tape Forever  A London newspaper says that a  recently discharged soldier, who had  unpleasant memories of his military  experience, took the first opportuni.  I ty after resuming his civilian clothes  to write to.his former colonel:  "Sir. After what I have suffered  for the last two years, it gives me  much pleasure to tell you and the  army to go to���������" a place to which  only the wicked are consigned.  In due course he got this reply:  "Sir.  Any suggestion or inquiries  corn stops hurting, then you lift;  it right out.    Yes, magic!  A tiny ibottle of Preezone costs but a  few cents at any drug store, but is sufficient to remove every hard corn, soft  corn, or corn between the toes, and the  calluses, without soreness or irritation.  JTreezono is the sensational discovery  of a Cincinnati genius.    It is wonderful.  Did Not Need Them  "You must push matter a little,  James," said a chemist who kept a  postoftice. "By calling a customer's  attention to this article and that 'article-you often effect a sale."  "Yes, sir," responded the young  boy, and then he hastened to wait  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 anothei  establishment now.  ISIS 0?        >  asid M'--AmenifinsRfs  The Sun can yet   be   bad  at  the  pre-war price���������SI per year.  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  "Pape's Diapepsin" makes sick, sou*  gassy stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  If what you just ate is souring or.  your stomach or lies like a lump o  lead, or you heleh gab and eructat;-  sour, undigested food, or have a feel!::;'  of dizziness, heartburn, fullne?s, nausc.r.  bad taste in mouth  and stomach-hen.!  ache, you can get relief in five minute:-  by neutralizing acidity.    Put an end i>  concerning the movement of   troops    such stomach distress now by petting  must   be   entered   on   Army  Form  2132, a copy of which I inclose."  W. K. Hull, a pioneer newspaper  man of Grand Forks and Danville,  has commenced the publication of  the Uyder (Ahiaka) Miner. Hyder  is located on the Portland Canal.  Bequ.eai.hcd Elsewhere  "My ancestors were all people with  brains."  "Too bad you   were   disinherited."  IF YOUR CHILD IS CROSS,  FEVERISH, CONSTIPATED  large fifty-cent cn.se of Pape's Diapcpsh.  from any drug stor" You realize b,  five minutes how nceal-irs it is to suftVr  from indigestion, dyspepsia or any stomach disorder caused by food fermentation  due to excessive acid in stomach.  Look,  Mother!     If tongue !s coated,  cleanse little bowels with "California Syrup of Figs."  Sam Matthews, who is now in  southern California, will rerurn to  Grand Forks next month. He recently visited his brother in Phoenix, Ariz.  C. Fuwcett has succeeded K.  Walker as roadmaster ol this division of the C.P.R. He will make  hid headquarters in this cny.  Rev. H. Wright delivered an address on the forward movement in  the Presbyterian church in Greenwood this evening.  Inspector Munn, of New Westminster, and Inspector Kennedy,  of Ottawa, visited the local cus orris  oilice this week.  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 tho bowels, and you havo  a well, playful child again.  Sick children needn't be coaxed to  take this harmless "fruit laxative."  Millions of mothers keep it handy bo-  cause .they know its action 'on the stomach, liver and bowels is prompt and sure.  ' Ask your druggist for a bottle of  "California Syrup of ITi^s," which contains directions for babies, children oi)  all ages and for grown-ups.  Victoria, T3. C, Jan. 21st, 1920.  TIMBER SALE X2102  SK.'.LKD TICS'I) BUS will l>o rceivud l>y the  Minister of Lands not Inter than noon  on ;tlic 'JOthdiiy oi F. binary. 1020. fop tho  purchase of License X2102, to ont 1.021 Oi:(j  feet of Kir, TumiiiHc, Cedar tiilcl White Pine  and 1(10 Cords of Corchvuo.I oti Lot (Ms, situate- near Fife, SiniilUameeti District.  1'ivii (2) yours will he allowed for removal  of timber.  further particulars ������������������( the Chief forester,  Victoria. li. C, or District Forester, Nel-  .������on. n. C.  KETTLE VALLEY RAILWAY COMPANY  Minimum price of first-class land  reduced to $5 an acre; second-class to  $2.60 an aero.  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.  Records will be granted covering only  land suitable 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-omptions  with joint residenco, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. .   w ��������� ���������  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  five years and make improvements to  value of ��������� ?10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation^ at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of iiri-  ' provement 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 least 2 years are required.  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant  may record another pre-emption, if lie  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land.  </  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may bo leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  For grazing arid industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites on  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 persona Joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The  time within whioh the heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-������roptor may apply,  for title under this Act is extended  from for one' year 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 by 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 March 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. Involving forfeiture, on fulfillment of conditions of purchase, interest and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price duo and taxes may  be distributed proportionately over  whole area. ' Applications must bo  made by May 1, 193������.  GRAZING,  Grazing Act, 191>. for systematic  development of livestock Industry provides for grazing districts and range  ndMiirtis'.r.'i'.ion UTfiSer Commissioner.  Annual grazing percnlts Issued based  on numbers ranged: priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  io ten head.  9  NOTICE  CORPORATION OF THE CITY Of GRM'H  FORKS  Applications  Wanted  Mr. and Mra. J. S. Itice and  daughter, of Penticton, aro guests  at the Grand Forks hotel today.  Robert Henry,  a truudii'  ri):ifi  Applications will be received hv  tho undersigned up Lj|| ���������} ,, ���������, (H|  February 9th, 1920, for the portion  of grave digger. Information ������������,]  fees allowed may be lKlrl at   the  City  JOHN  a. HUTTON,  City Clerk.  Vou can not reach Th-. ,s-n'..  numerous readers rxcui-t tfirou'di  >!.-! advertising columns.  TIIK  KKTTLK   VALLEY   K.Uf.WAY  COM-  I 1'iin.v will itpfily lo the t-':irlintii(>iit of  ChiiihIu nt ils m xt Se-ision for an Aot unthor-  I'/.in:! it to oonstriiot.Jtho following linos of  i\i i! w ii y:  (n) I'r om ti nolrit tit or ncHr f'onhnoiit on  thf Joint Section opnrutrd by }ho Applicant  ��������� 'iirnpiin.v nnd the Yiuxioiivor, Victoria and  Ka-tcm Railway and Niivijjutiuii Company,  tlirine in a gretiitrul southerly direction, a  oMtttM'p of about, 1:1 miles to the >o-cnll<'d  Granite Creek ooul areas, in the Province of  Uritish Columbia,  And ftii'Llier'exteiidiiig tho timo within  which it may commence the construction of  the following lines of railway which it hnsi  heretofore he.cn duly authorized to construct:  (b) From a point, ot or near Grand Forks to  a point HO miles up the North Fork of the  ICf-ttlp Jliver, in the said Province.  (p) From a point at or near Ottor Summit  by tho most lensible route to tho Aspen  Orovo mineral district, in tho said Province,  a d istiiticn of about !!fi miles.  And further authorizinn it to increase its  bonding powers in respect of tlio said linos of  railway to $70,(ilJ0 per mile, and for other  purposes.  Oateil at Mont real this Uitli duy of January,  V.i'M.  H.C. OSWALD,  Secretary, Kottle Valley Hallway Company. I  I', ii,������������������!������', ThouipKon, P.'trj-'ess & C'>t",  Ottawa .\;;eniN. !  Job Printing at The Sun office nt  practically the same prices as before  the big war started.  The .Sun i- a $2   newspapor  sold  at 61 per year,  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAICK  your   repairs  to   Arinsou, shoe   ro  pairer.    The   Hub.    Loolc for the  Hifr  Hoot.  qpHE value of wcll-  printcd, neat appearing stationery as  a means of getting and  holding-desirable, business lias been amply  demonstrated. Consult us before going  elsewhere. *  Wedding invitations  Ball programs  Business cards  Visiting cards  Shipping tags  Letterheads  Statements  Noteli'eads  Pamphlets  Price lists  Envelopes  Billheads  Circulars  Dodgers  Posters "  Menus  And commercial and  society printing of eveiy  description.  Let us quote you our  prices.  New Type  Latest Style,  Faces  Columbia Avenue and  Lake Street  TELEPHONE  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FORFINE PRINTING     AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture   Made   to  Order,  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering  Neatly   Done  R. G. MoCGTCHfiON  WINNIPEG AVflKOB  u\  }^smssmmsmm^s!i^Ssmm^������immmvii^,i!BS!Bi  UnUUUmHUlM!  i


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