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 .n tj������6���������***<Mfl j^ *��������������� ?Mie������e?i ������!������ ku iW-UMC ������l������*-iU ������1 wit.1 ������������������������������(���������������*# "U*-PM t* t  -, \ ���������  ��������� V  U!  'J  iA  V  (V  Kef He Valley Orchard, si  18TH YEAR-No. 38  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY,   JULY 18, 1919  "Tell mc what you Know is true:  I can guess a3 well as you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  TING OF THE  COUNCIL  Tax Rate for Current Year  Is Struck at 30 Mills.  City Poundkeeper Tenders His Resignation  The mayor and all the aldermen  with the exception of McCabe were  present at the regular meeting of the  city council on Monday evening.  A delegation from the peace celebration committee interviewed the  council in regard to the celebration  tomorrow. The visitors were assured that the council would con-  ' tribute one-half of the cost of the  celebration.  A letter was read from the private  secretary to the Hon. Mr. White,  finance minister, acknowledging receipt of a letter from the council  making enquiries about the duty on  raw cream.  A letter from the Nanaimo Automobile association, asking the council to endorse a resolution requesting the provincial government to refund to municipalities for road im-  grovement 50 per cent of tbe revenue  derived from automobile licenses,  was read, and the request was complied with.  A copy of a letter from-R. Bur-  rill, inspector of municipalities, to  F. A. McDiarmid, solicitor for B. C.  municipalities, was read. Mr. Bur-  rill expressed the opinion that municipalities did.not have the power  to issue refunding bonds.  The chief of police's report regarding the sanitary condition of  cow barns, outbuildings, etc., was  read and approved.  The   city  pouudmaster tendered  his resignation, which was accepted.  The past month's accounts  were  ordered to be-paid.  On motion of the chairman of  the finance committee, the tax levy  rate for the current year was fixed  at 30 mills.  The city assessor reported that  the assessment roll had been completed, and it was accepted by the  council.  The clerk reported that the license  fees had been refunded to the theater and the pool room for the period  that they had been closed during  the influenza epidemic.  The clerk announced that Hon.  J. H. King, minister of public  works, would like to meet the members of the city council and the  members of the board of trade at a  meeting on Tuesday evening.  Notice was given of a rate and tax  levy bylaw and a bylaw fixing a day  or date on which a penalty is to be  imposed for non-payment  of taxes.  NEW FAITH OF  gTHE UNITED STATES!July  may leave the noisy politicians alone  and turn to the Common People, sure  in his faith that the American public  mind is sound in the final appeal to  their freedom-loving instincts and  sense of public duty.  It has bee n said that American  and their president scarcely realized  howrth"e principles of .,world war sec-  tlement, urged on Wilson's fourteen  points, would react on American life  and cause the republic to assume , a  new role in international relationship.  The.covenant is, on the part of all the  states that subscribe to it, points out  the Round Table Quarterly, a practical as well as a formal recognition of  the principle that every community  has a dutv larger than that which it  owes to itself. It is in the nature of  an autocracy to widen its scope, but a  democratic people, however, regard  distant adveutures with suspicion.  They begin by using their power to  better their own lives, and they are  disposed to have no concern with the  fortunes of any but themselves and  themselves alone. The American re  public has been traditionally strong in  thia. Even Engladd has shown this  tendency. The Quarterly tritely ob  serves that the ruins of ciailization  are the price paid for the self-regarding nationalism of two mighty commonwealths.  But, as the Ronod Table says,    of  this   self-regarding  nationalism   the  league of nations is  the   formal   and  public renunciation.  In this document  the ^accredited spokesmen of   Britain  and America solemnly recognize   the  liberties of other than their own  citi  zens   as   a   trust which they can not  neglect or ignore.     They are   pledged  to   safeguard   the  frontiers of states  weaker than themselves.  They are to  meet at least once a year   to   review  the   relations of   all states with each  other, and are to establish   a   permanent organization to   keep   them   informed and   advised.   Together they  are   pledged   to   keep   the peace of  the world, which means  its  freedom.  War is the certain doom of a world in  which commonwealths are  dedicated  to no liberties but their own.  These fundamental truths have  been brought home to most thinking  people by the war. But not to some  of the old-line politicians of the United States. They are still zealous for  self regarding nationalism. They want  Ameaica to stand apart as she did at  the outbreak of the war when Belgium  and Serbia were being ravished, un  mindful of the challenge which an  autocratic military power in these  acts of aggression hurled at all freedom loving communities. They stand  by an outworn creed Wilson stands  for a new confession of faith that will  win. That much faith in the soundness of American democracy all  thoughtful people have.  OFREJUING  Blesin^s of Peace Will Be  GelebratedTomorrow at  a Gitizens' Picnic���������Parade, Dance and Children's Sports  Tomorrow will be a legal holiday  throughout Canada, and the return  of the world to a peace basis is to  celebrated in every city and hamlet  in the land.  In Grand Forks elaborate arrangement have been made for a  day of rejoicing. A committee has  been at work for a week arranging  the details, and subcommittees  have been placed in charge of the  various events.  As the program how stands, the  big attraction of the day will be a  citizens' picnic in the city park during the afternoon. To this a general  invitation has been issued, acd  everybody is urged to attend and to  bring their children and well filled  baskets. Refreshments, which will  be free, will be served at 5:30 p.m.  : The children's .sports, for,;which  adequate prizes have been provided,  will commence at 3 o'clock in the  afternoou.  At 8 o'clock in the evening a  grand peace parade of decorated  automobiles will leave the park for  a drive around the loop, going by  way of A. D. Morrison's ranch and  the greenhouses to Danville. It is  intended to provide room in the earn  for all the children on this tour of  the valley.  The celebration will be woundup  with a street dance on the cement  walk around the post officegrounds  That soldieis by paidpenfions while  still in the service, to take effect immediately upon the conclusion of their  hospital treatment, instead of awaiting their return to civilian life, was  approved by. the convention and will  before the Dominion gathering.  Production in Granby  Mines Shows  a Decline for the Year  The Granby Consolidated Mining,  Smelting and Power company produced 25,000,000 pounds of copper  dnring the fiscal year ending June 30  This is a drop of 20,000,000 pounds  in production compared with the previous fiscal period. The annual report  shows an apparent surplus of $27,00U  from the 1917-18 operations of tbe  company, but this is after maintenance of a 10 per cent dividend rate  and the setting aside of over $2,000,-  000 for special items. A one year renewal contract was gieven the American Metal company for handling the  product of the Granby. The previous  contract was for ten years and ex-  pirek on December 31, 1918. The  Nichols Copper company will continue  to ^reduce the Granby product, the  American Metal company acting as  agent.  STF.fi OF  PUBLIC WORKS  Hon. J. H. Kin<5 Pays a  Short Visit to the City.  On a Tour of Inspection  Through Province  Hon. J. H. King, minister of  public works, accompanied by hla  private secietary, J. E. ' Myers, arrived in the city Tuesday noon from  Victoria and remained until 6  o'clock, when he left for the eastern  districts of the province.  During the afteraoon a delegation  of our citizens visited the minister  at the Yale and had a short conference with him. He was also taken  for a drive through the orchard sections of the valley, and he expressed  gratification at the evidences of  prosperity here and the high state  of development that our agricultural  resources had reached  It had been planned to hold a  public, meeting in the even ng, and  to discuss with the minister the proposed irrrigation system for this vul-  iey.but Mr. King had made previous  arrangements to depart on the eveu-  ing train, and this* plan -had to. "be  abandonep.  Id a short conversation with the  the advisory'council to the industrial |Sun m&c> Mr' KiaS expressed re-  commitsioner as provided in   the   De-  ADVISORY COUNCIL  HAS BEEN APPOINTED  Victoria, 'J uly.'l5. ��������� By the..' passage of an order''in council on Friday  the executive council has appointed  the following gentlemen to constitute  VETERANS ASK  NFW LEGISLATION  THE WEATPIER  President Wilson is back to the  United States, strong after his Paris  achievements in settling the affairs of  a war-racked Europe in the light of  American ideals, to bring the members of congress who have been so  loud in their denunciation of the  league of nations covenant to a realization of their shortcomings.     Or ho  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.  ll~Friday  83  12- Saturday   .... 84  13��������� Sundry  88  14���������Monday  85  15��������� Tuesday 102  16���������Wednesday ..100  17-Thursday  71  At the provincial convention of the  Great War Veterans associations,  held in Vancouver recently, resolutions were considered dealing with  many subjects of interest to returned  men, and important Dominion legisla  tion was foreshadowed.  The government should be asked to  refund the passage money paid by  veterans who removed their depend  ents from England prior to the armistice, in the opinion of the convention,  which passed a resolution to this  effect.  Another resolution provided that a  proper share of the profits from Canadian army canteens and stores overseas should be paid over to a fund  in Canada for the proper maintenance  of widows and orphans of Canadian  soldiers. v   j  The idea of a special  allowance  to j  assist returned men who by reason of'  partment of Industries Act, passed at  the 1919 session of the British Columbia legislature: A. C. Fjumerfelt,  Victoria; Nicol Thompson, Vancouver;  J. E. W. Thompson, xM.P.P., Grand  Forks; Major JR. J. Burde, M.C., M.  P.P., Alberni; F. G. Dawson, Prince  Rupert.  News of the City  Alex Robinson, of Nelson, former  lumberman of thi3 city, has been  showing C. D. VViuslow and V. S.  Hullett, of Colfax, Wash., over  some North Fork timber limits this  week. There is some talk of a deal  pending for the Lynch Creek sawmill.  Wm. Henderson, of Victoria, resident architect, inspected the Dominion building in this city this  week.  W. T. Cook, formerly teller iu tbe  Bank of Commerce, who has spent  over four years at the from and in  nospitals, haviDg been severely  wounded, returned to his home in  this city last night from overseas.  He was warmly welcomed by his  friends and tbe general public.  gret that previous arrangements prevented  him   from   atteuding     the  meeting.    But the question   of   irrigation,   he   pointed   out,   did   out  come under his department, but under the lauds department,  so   there  was really nothing that he could have  done even had he been  able to  attend  the  meeting.   He   desired   to  have it impressed upon  the people  of  this  district, however,   that  the  question of irrigation, and of bring  ing all the land possible under   cultivation,   was   thoroughly   in   line  with the policy of the present  provincial government, and as soon  as  the   engineers   submitted   their reports, and the   preliminary   detaiis  were arranged, he felt confident tbat  the rnouey   would be available  for  starting work on the  proposed system in thia valley.  Mr. King also referred briefly to  tbe Doukhobor question. He admitted tnat this would be a difficult  problem to handle. On his way  down from Greenwood, he said, be  had been pointed out some Doukhobor land that he did not think  would ever be developed except by  the Doukbobors.  Rhe Emma mine will resume op  eratious as soou as the Trail smelter,'  requires more fluxing ore.  Roy McLeod and  Glenu   Mauiy,  the  royal   flying  57  sjrt of  business  in the open air and , corP8'   rtturuea     home   yesterday  JJ, must add to their pension   allowance,   "���������rning from   England.   They   re-  ro   was aunroved. ; ceived a hearty greeting   from   their  Min. , ....  55 ' their disability,   must   conduct   some  vv^������  eulibte"   '"  returned  was approved.  (34'     The granting   oi   titles  to   home   'fleiJds.   58 steaders who actually served overseas Misaea Ror,jnH aud Mildred Pren-  Fnches before their homesteads were granted dergast,    0f   Phoenix,   are   visiting                   /anrJ  a   refund   oi anv tuxes paid by i\[rs. oeo Staulield.  The head office of the Consolida-'men   while   servinS   ove������������������������.   b������th    ted company   will   be  moved from f������und support in  resolutions   passed J.  J.   Warren  has  been   elected  Trail to Montreal.                                  by tho convention. president of tbe Consolidated Co.  Rainfall   0 30  Alex Robinson, who during tbe  past two weeks has passed over every  crossroads between Spokane and  Grand Forks, and beween Grand  Forks and Republic, has come to  the conclusion that Mrs. Evans has  the best crop of alfalfa on her North  Fork ranch that he has seen this  year.  Mrs. W. Murray left this week  for Vancouver to pay a two weeks'  visit with her daughter, Mrs.  "Micky" McKay.  Mrs. E. Urquet, accompanied by  the three sons of Geo. Clark, left this  week for Victoria, where they will  spend their school vacation. ���������SBKU  THE  SUN,-   GRAND    FORES,    B. C.  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  G. A.  EVANS. EDITOR AMD PUBLISHER  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 Fokks Sun,  ] i cm: 101 R Ghaxo Fohks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COIYUMWA AVHNUE AND LAKE STRKIvi'.  FRIDAY, JULY .18; 1019  VS.  mess  Thinking 'men,,no matter in what part of  the world they maybe, give prominence to the  thought that there must be a common basis of  agreement if we are to effect an adjustment of  the differences that crop up between the  workman and the'employe!-. In "the conduct  of every husiness differences arise, and when  these are discussed with a view to arriving at  the best settlement possible, the conclusion  reached is general lv satisfactory. Where  would a business be at if -either /partner concluded, the circumstances were, advantageous  to him to start something? .It, would not be  long before the partnership was dissolved and  the business demoralized.  The partnership between labor and capital  is me/'ely a business'arrangement to maintain  p.-oduction. Naturally, differences arise, grievances have to b--i adjusted, but .adjustment is  ody possible when the two parties discuss  matters amiably and rensonably.  Just now both sides of  ihe   question   must  be considered���������there are always  to  sides  lo  ���������any. dispute or   discussion.     Human    nature  /tends toward the pursuit -oi' -the  shadow, and  we must not listen to   the   unsettling  suggestion of the man who  looks  for trouble.    You  r ;ii'iom!.iir the old story of the crossing a bridge  with a bone in his month. He saw his shadow  in the water, and thinking it was another dog  about to try to take his bone, he growled, and  as he growled, the bone dropped in the   water  and   was  lost.    Better to hang on to what we  have, rather than be deceived   by the shadow-  that some one may be trying to picture before  onr eyes.  Everyone knows there are underlying forces  that are cbmrelling changes. Employers are not  afraid of advanced ideas, for every day in the  conduct of a large industry the adoption of  new methods and readjustment of old are of  daily occurrence. Large concerns are doing all  that is possible to improve the circumstances  ;uid conditions of the worknfen-partners of the  industry so that labor will be carried on in  contentment and peace of mind..  The cause of trouble scans to bo the difference in how changes are to lie brought about.  Before the war, great industrial changes were  effected by the sane and natural process of evolution, and it would appeal- as if the convulsion  of war had liberated forces which were work-'  in<>- (iiiietlv previous   to   11)14, but which now  machiuery out before we have new to put in.  If this is attempted, the probability is that ahole  will be smashed in the bottom of the boat, and  if so, where will we be?  ��������� Such a course is not reasonable^���������it. means  destruction / for all concerned. Rather, all  should unite in the effort to bring the ship to  port. Bashness will not get us anywhere.'  We can not afford to be irrational, it will  not get us anywhere. In addition to the interests of ourselves and the interests of the  employer, there, is always the community to be  considered. The interests of any one can not  be isolated; they are interdependent. If we exercise moderation, give thought to our course,  we will make harbor safely despite the-.clangers of these troublous times.  f-  Extravagance rots character; train youth  iway from it. On the other hand, the habit of  saving money, while it stiffens the will, also  brightens the energies. If you are'sure that  you: are beginning riu'ht. beidun to save.���������  Theodore Soosevelt. , .-'..���������  :=V  '���������''.'��������� " '������������������'       -Aste~'--'"  Immediate and careful attention should be   given   to  the  first indication of eye'trouble.   You are fortunate if   you  have found il unnecessary to   wear  glasses."'.but ���������'indeed  unfortunate  if  you have neglected to do when it is really  urgent.. ���������   By   correcting   a slight error in your sight torlav  you will save a multiple of trouble Inter  on   in life.    See  us for eye troubles.  A. K MORRISON  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS, B.,G.  ^=  -J  Everybody knows what spending  for good  fellowship means.    We have done a lot of it.  It used to. be easier before the war and   when  the bars were open. We-learned   to  rive   for  true fellowship during the   war.    Some  o-ave  money freely. Some time, some sympathy; the  women���������God bless t.hcm���������gave socks till their  fingers   were   sore.   .Some  have  given  sons.  Some have.given fathers, brothers. Some gave  limbs, others gave health; some gave  lives���������  all for a great ideal���������the ideal   of oitizenship  of the highest kind. It was easy  to  give.   It  was easy to spend. Now we are asked to save  for citizenship.   We have' been forced by the  war to save.    In a, country which   had  never  had   a bond   floatation exceeding '.$5,000,000,  we had five loans-in three years with subscriptions, from #97,000,000 to ^084,000,000  each.'  We subscribed ^1,400,000,000 during the war.  While   we  saved   this   or loaned it to the nation, it'means a big interest charge   to   meet,  and it makes financing-ail the   more  difficult.  The thrift.stamp campaign'is to continue the  good worlc, to give us all a stake in the country.    Huge credits are demanded if Canada is  to get a fair share of the trade   in   the   reconstruction  period.   Fifty millions is needed to  handle  the   lumber  situation   alone.    Thrift  stamps are to raise that $50,000,000  by small  economies,' by   small   self-denials, by making  better citizens of us all, with   money to lend  instead of being perpetual borrowers. Twenty-  five cents buys a thrift' stamp; sixteen buys a  war savings stamp. Teach your children to be  good   cif'zeus.    Be  a good citizen  yourseif  Buy   a   thrift  stamp.    Save for Canada and  benefit yourself.  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why huy~ 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 by1  As Or.'  Complete Home Furnishers  lik-.-  ct ���������& 8i mt nigra  Although the present German government  lias preserved a large part of the kaisei-'s fortune, and although the kaiser himself lias  managed to keep out of the hands of the allied powers considerable property on this side  of the Atlantic, he is reported nevertheless to  be in straitened circumstances. Since he fled  to Holland he has received only $400,000, and  if the radicals succeed the present government!  tniTSV .SKiTiS SoffiTo?  i mi ill.. .     V~1 '    Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired        probably   iare   worse m the   future   Minimum price of first-class land  reduced to $5 an acre; second-class to  $2.50 an acre.  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-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims.  l're-omptors must occupy claims for  live 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-omptor in occupation not  less, than-a years, and has 'made'proportionate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of iin-  i'iovement 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 m.ike improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Tille cannot bo 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 he  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 be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained aftor fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding G10 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 hall" 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 Purees. Tho  time within which the heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-emptor may applv  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 .rune 26, 11)18.  Taxes are remitted  for  five years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August  ���������I, lfill, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.  Interest on  10     Wll  , . i      , ii ii        I ; "^      ".      iiiu.mv,/.,      hiiu      "ui.-iu    ui   Lilt;     IllblllU.  have   become  accustomed   to  bloodshed as a i v.    . .     "    ..   .  111 .  . ,   ,n , Various members ol Ins family   also  consider  ���������means ol attaining an end.   ihe war   has  pre-1  , , .. J  "' '- '        themselves as extraordinarily   hare   up        he  ,        .  |crown prince has even sold a fur coat and  au  , "      jautomubilo to raise ready caMi.  (heat are the  u.stnumts would have taken place uatur J  .  ,    , ,        woes ol destitu  -ute royalty.  Lots of us are'like whales���������the minute  get on top we begin to blow.  cigit.'itecJ things.  Had we proceeded in the old way  al at tj  .���������illv and easily, though they might have ta.kei  longer than under the present process.   But as j  in every other instance,   the   more   speed, the  --���������reater the danger. .Revolution is  always ae-  companied by much sdlVering. - Our   task   to-1     $omc   mon   wulTy  r)(!C.llKS0   they   have  day is to help stem the devastating force that j wul.k .uu| somo ot,,;,.s |)uc.llISU t,      ji;lve_  threatens   upheaval   and  bring about the de-    .sired end by organization and cooperation.      j     Q���������r idea of a wise girl is one who can't sii  It must be realized that, the industrial   ship'and knows it,  must proceed, though adyer.se gales are being !    encountered.    It may  be   the ship must have |     One little Mower to a living   man   is   worth  new boilers.  Hut there is no souse in destroy-: more than a wagon io.ul of Ihn.A  emblems  c steering g<-r, and of llirowi  we  no  'g  direct  or  indirect,   remitted   from   en  listinont to March 31,  |'J20.  SUB-PURCHASERS   OF   CROWN  LANDS.  I'l-fM-inlon made for issuance of  Crown grants to sub-purchaser* i,f  Crown Lands, acipiirlrg rights from  purchasers who failed to complete  purchase, involving forfeiture, on fi-j 1 -  lin.wnt of renditions of purchase, In-  lcrest, and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original par-  eel, purchase price due and taxes may  be distributed proportionately over  whole urea. Applications must be  tna.de by .May 1, mat).  GRAZING.  Crazing Act, I'llf), for systematic  development of livestock industry provides for grazing districts and "rango  administration under Commissioner.  Annual grazing permits issued based  on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for rango management. l'Yeo, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  to, ten  bead.  I  lllg  till'  -he old <-i dead one.  "Mayme says she has ho ninny cal  or.s she can hardly talk to  t.hf;m   all.  toi      "Why, 1 ilitln't know   s  tolojlllOli'!    OjK'I'ri-tl.r  U'il^  npilE value of %veil-  printed, neat appearing stationery' as  a means of getting and  Itolding desirable business lias 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.  Tfc  ew i ype  Latest Style  Faces  TI  !UN  CoIimil>iii Avenue and  Liiku Street  TELEPHONE  R101  UUUU 4UJ JJ11JL JJ^411L-UI���������Ji, THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  1'.  Th e Telephone  First you're called by a man who believes that, gTivfi'ness and 'impatience bespeak the real man of business. From  his introductory "hello" to his curt "goocl-  bye"you've"a growing resentment of his  manner.  Then a second call! This man identifies  himself at once, ventures a "good morning," perhaps. There is a note, of geniality  in his voice. Without overdoing it, he  seems to hold out his hand to you.  wheat 82c, wood $2.90 per cord, oats  19c, hogs ������4.75, potatoes 25c per  bag. ^   ���������.".  Perhaps this had something to do  with the young people leaving the  farm.���������-President Smith of Waterloo  County Board of Agriculture.      j  "Your son seems to be a great   favorite.   Where was he educated?"  Everywhere except in the head.".   '  Fortune Teller���������You will marry   a  rich man who will give you a princely  allowance.    Two dollars, please.  ^Customer ���������I'll pay you out of   th  allowance. Good day!  Can it be summed  Courtesy?  up  better than that  "I suppose you think you could tell  the peace delegates at Paris exactly  what to do?"  "Yes," answered the man who al  ways speaks in a discouraged tone,  "but they probably wouldn't   do   it."  The man who thinks he has a will  of his own is apt to marry a woman  who has a won't of her own  News of the City  A. C. Meeker is spending his holidays on his ranch, and McEvven and  Brett are punching the tickets on  the C.P.R. Boundary trains.  L. C, McKenzie left for Nelson  Wednesday enroute for England for  a three months' vacation.  Mrs. W. G. Campbell, of Kettle  Falls, ��������� Wash.,.is visiting with her  daughter, Mrs  A. 0. Frache.  It appears to be as difficult to get  an Bank of Commerce, was a visitor  in the city the latter part of last  week. C. H. NiIes, manager of the  local branch, took him to Penticton  in his motor car.  "My dear," remarked Podsnap to  his wife, "just think of it, every time':  you draw your breath somebody  dies."  , '���������! Well, "snapped Mrs. P., "do you  suppose lam going to stop breathing  for that reason?"  It is said that more than fifty  men are still working for the Granby  company in Phoenix.  The C.P.R. will close its depot at  Eholt on Saturday.  The West Kootenay Power company will furnish the Providence  mine with air.  THERE IS ONLY ONE  GENUINE ASPIRIN  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No others I  The Providence   mine ������is  loading  a good rain this  summer  as it is to j another car cf rich ore.  find a person this morning who will  admit  that   he  saw   the circus last  night.    Another dose is headed this  way.  Two youths were   brought   before  Neil McCallum, S.M., in the provin  cial police court by  Geo.   Stanfield,  provincial p)lice, this morning. The  complaint laid against   Walter  L>ir  sen was, not  having proper control  o:   his  m itor car while rounding  a  sharp ciirvi; on   the   Cascade   roar),  and     J-s^pb       tlowlandaon     was  charged with driving on the   wrong  side of. the   road.    They were each  fined $5 and costs.  Forced to Toil  "You used to hate work."  "I hate it yet," replied Plodding  Pete. "But I'm goin' to keep at it.  If you get in the habit o' loanV now  some member of the I.W. W. is liable  ty step up any minute an'call you  brother."  Mrs.   R.    Osenburgh,   of   Butte,  In Other Days  I was rather interested some time  ago to have the privilege of examining^ the carefully kept farm books of  a farmer of this county covering a  period of twenty years, from 1679 to  1899, and found that his average in- {  come for 20 years was $706 per  year.'  If you don't sec the "Bayer Cross"  on the tablets, refuse them���������they are  not Aspirin at all.  Your druggist gladly will give you the  genuine "Bayer Tablets of Aspirin" because genuine Aspirin now is made by  Canadians and owned by a Canadian  Company.  There is not a cent's worth of German  interest in Aspirin, all rights being purchased   from  the  U.  S.  Government.  During the war, acid imitations were  sold as Aspirin in pill boxes and various  other containers. But now you can get  genuine Aspirin, plainly stamped with  the safety "Bayer Cross,"���������Aspirin  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.  Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaceticacidester of Salicylicacid.  Mont.,   is   visiting   her   uncle,, the  This did not include the meat,   milk,  1< racht brothers, at tbe  greenhouses  in the West end.  potatoes and seed grain used by him,  but the actual cash returns for products sold.   In 1897 fat cattle   weigh-]  '"   R. C. McCutcbeon has received   a'  carload   of   dry   !uml>?r, and he  is  now better prepared   than   ever   before to execute all orders for cabinet  making.  H.    H.    Morris,     superintendent  ing 960 pounds sold at $3.60 per cwt, j  Pacific coast, branches of the Canadi    1100 pound steers at $4.60 per cwt., i  Job Printing at The Sun office at  practically the same prices as before  he big war started.  GUARD  AGAINST  FIRE  *^;"      >r.M_     <���������*-      *������*   *���������"*  PROTECT THE FORESTS  .as  IT'S THE STEADY  >rmg|s  ���������.the'Steady"  *'   Trade to  You  Isn't the news of your  store something like the  news of the whole city?  There is news every week  in Grand Forks ��������� some  weeks more than others���������  but every week there is  news.  Isn't there news in your  store every week? Isn't there  something' to advertise?  Your customers are shopping every week. Aren't  you losing many of them  the weeks you do not advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts with a store���������it's  the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOLVE���������To use newspaper space regularly, and  be sure it is in THE GRAND  FORKS SUN, the paper that  reaches thc most consumers  in this valley.  <&  Readers    Want   to  ar  From   You   Every  Week HTF    SUN.    GRAND    FORKS,    B.C.  fir?t  extended vacation trip that   he  has   taken in about twenty years.  John Wright and family left on  Wednesday' for Cnssidy, B. C,where  Mr. AVright 'will; join the-Granby  offi<;':'" ?iaiT. ?dr. Wright was just on.  the verge nf becoming an old timer  of Grand Forks, and tho?e of us who  vermin feel sorry to lose him and  his estimable ' family   from the citv.  eiryz  silverware;  Everything that can please and charm )rour friend.  Before going elsewhere, give as a ������������������call,, and" inspect  our stock. '���������." '.'���������'������������������,  ������������������������������������A  . -if"  si  ���������a  1  W^W '"p'^riii .Dominion of Canada offers  ���������&��������� you every safeguard for your  investment in Thrift and War Savings  Stamps.  31 Your postmaster will register every War Savings  Stamp for you, and if they are lost by theft, fire or  other cause, you cart still obtain your money., with  the accumulated interest, at the office where the  stamps were registered.  Sixteen 25-cent Thrift Stamps  will buy a $4.00 War Savings  Stamp worth $5.00 in 1924.  ijrATroy.-Wi was. savings coarairrTKE  .{Srltlsh dil'.:inl>in Bivtstaa)     ��������� Vitmroiiver, 73. 0.  E. E. Gihson came in on Wed ops  day    from    West  Kootenay   'Power  company's     construction   camp   at  Fairview.  Ralph Cook is expected to return  home from overseas in a few days,  lie was severely wounded, a machine nun bullet penetrating his jaw,  besides'h'.ir.g perforated, with gun  shot wounds i n y a r.i o'u s p a r t s o f his  body.  ice ? sen  -'V   "Quality Jewellers"';  'Bridge,Street,��������� - Next Boor B. G.'Telephone Office  Fine Watch ������������������Repairing-a Specialty  is  ������  Sejg!/Percy-Taylor, who was pm-  pioyerl at the smelter in -this city  before, he .eiili?������er������, has joined the  Granby (;(]u:e sl;-i(T at, Anyox.  ���������Phil L. 8srw e, w ho is h ea v i I y in  teresied -in mining    properties at  Carmi, was a visitor in the   city on  Friday..,,   J. W.. Evai.s  I'-ft   for   Anyox  Sunday.' ... ';..  on  News of.the Cityl^"?",n ^^^ ^  ' *��������� ���������    V aiiev line tram.  the  Jvettlt;  Tm.ie appears to be an excellent  . prospeci for the Granby   ymeher   in  this   city   to   resume'operations for  :i    short    time at   least.    When the  smelter shut down it did so owing to  the, shoitness of coke, .ft is now stated j a visit'.to N'-lson.  by oflicials of the company that  "mere is yet -00,090 tons of good o;e  ���������more in the mine which the company would like, .to run tiirough the  sin'Iter To do this '-v.iiuld keep h  .cvm.pJ.e.O.f furnaces -in,.operaliun   for  at.uut two months     it is r.ot   likely  thai   any   more  ore   trum the above  >io:OUiii would be   ina'.ed.     Tr^   re-  Th" Sent eh- people of Colombia  are 'making great preparations for  the pea"e celebration.  Wm. Wilsnn left  on Monday    for  Mrs.  -Brewer   H-ff    lor   Vancouver  this  week lo juii! her husbind.  Mr. and Mrs.-J. R. Everett" were  visitors in tbe city on Friday. Mr.  Everett is a heavy fruit grower of  the Okanagan district, and he was  here looking .sifter his supply of  1 boxrs for hext fail.  ���������is  Mr������.   Aoplehy.   of   Fruitvale  spending the week in the   city   with  Mounted Police  friends.'  Alfred Downey left for R'gina on  Wednesday    to   sign    up   with  the  Mr. Coernft, l.-ite   of   the    Granby  .-,.-. -" ] nn-nta  electrical -department-, left   on ���������--Tups- i-.-.-  ��������� '."store  dav for AnVox.  .Sheet, music, vocal   and    instru  15   cents,   at   the    Singer  John    M''Ki", of    the    Boundary  sumption of operations of tl." .-me  I    Iron Work", left   on  Monday for ��������� n;(.h<>uld   cal  Those wishing neat sign   painting  to   owTrUient    \\\Ax   business places  ti r is s; id to be contingent "n ine  condition of the In If r maiket when  c( ke becomes aval < hie.  As foreshado ved in last week's  Sun, the deal for tho sale of Hardy  tiros', ranch to Peter Veregin and  associates was completed last Friday  afternoon. The price paid for the  property was 616,000. James and  Edward Hardy will probably remove  to California.  busihes'-- trip to Tr-'Ml.  J. C. Taylor, of A. D Morrison's,  retun ed on Sunday from a week's  vucuion trip to the Slocan   country.  Henry Mcllwaine, who has been  relieving Manager Niles, of the  Bank of Commerce, returned to  Nelson this week.  i   on  returned soldier  \\.   P.  O'Connor, a  Mrs. Thomas Steele   died   at    her  home in the West end on   .Monday  Thc funeral was   held   on    Wednesday, interment being made in Evergreen cemetery.  A report was brought to the city  on Monday that the Consolidated  company's mill at Lynch Cteek had  commenced to work two shifts.  M.    McKenzie   and    F. Gordon,  who are  working at  New Denver,  visited   their   families   in this city  over S- << d-fy.  Mr.   and   Mis.   James   Robertson  will b-ave in a few d ,ys   for   an    extended vacation trip to Winnipeg.  The pile driver and some material for the government. North  Fork bridge were taken up to Lynch  Peter A.Z. Pa i-f- visited RoH<  0"< k on .Sunday, returning via  Bridesville on Monday morning's  ������������������at Northern   train.    It   was    the  vi n  Grand  : <u'l^q  Apks  !T>f  .Ci.ie.ax.lA.  Company  j  DAYIS 8 HANSEN, Proprietors  City Baggage and Genera! Transfer  pcI W  ll.k-A.a 5   V  ood J1 or  Office nl R. F. Potrie's Store  PIsone 64  LIFT OFF CORDIS!  Apply few drops then lilt  sore,  touchy corns off with  fingers  "f  em swm ansmw'kwxi  spriBdtime mve ��������� scuff :>ls������3  " Welcome, love!." is a delightful little Italian  ballad���������a joyous melody from the heart of this  gifted tenor winch is sure to find an echo in  the breast of the hearer.  O ben tomato, Amore! (Welcome, love!)  Red Seal Record 64772.    Ten-inch,  /a spngMIy dbw amice, immbers  One by Sergeant Markels' Orchestra: "Sweet vN ,���������-.���������,,.-. .-������,  Emaiina, My Gal"���������a onc-steio fall of instru- Hj^r������|p ,S  mental surprises. - :\ g, |^**^K    "**  The other "While the Incense is Burning":    Jt^M.,   is  a  fox-trot  by  Earl  Fuller's Orchestra.  Both  on  one  Victor  Record.  '* double-face Record 18450.   Ten-inch. '  Come in  and let us play them for you       or any of  the       _..!._...;  '"^mgr  fe SINGER STORE  H. WEBER, Manager  Grand Forks, B. C.  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  itp'a'dvertising columns.  War - Savings   Stamps   Promote  'hrift.  Doesn't hurt a bit! Drop a little  Frrezonc on an. aching corn, instantly  that ecru stops hurting, then you lift  it r.i^ht out.    Yes, magic!  A tinv 'bottle of Frcezono cost-3 but a  iv.v; conta at any drn.'j store, but is suffi-  ci-nt to remove every hard corn, soft  torn, or corn between tho toes, and the  cai'.tisrs, -without soreness or. irritation.  j.'nvi:o:io is the sensational discovery  "> v. CW'mnati /"-^:t:-!.    Ii i'l v/on-.h-rfisl.  ������ H-itii-ua jajAincKinuusnaM  i  O  **\ J %  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FOR FINE-PRINTING  r   ii  ->;Sv?1i.S3JS;  Mil fl IIjIj I LLC  if"1  LSVSLAND  ED EIMB  ?. ���������  Cycling   ia   ensy   wlum   you   ride   a   Olevelnud or n l������<-d I'.ird  Kievch'. tin; '.vti! "Is ! Ii:it run siM'iur h! v   vnnr   ;:i'���������'.>��������� r     ^tTT  Zfi.  Vfinr.     Price.. ."      ^OIbOIJ  Let mid v;:plain toymi my easy .sale plan on linns.  l''irst clii1-'^ reoaii' work done in   lil'iok.-inirning,   \'.v\y,]i\u,   A hi  minuui  Sol 11 ori ng, () xy - A v.<: ty I u 11 ���������'.  \V  II O;  Wf  lod'.vofk  .to.  :j������i-  in S.-iCM-  I! U) o'Clorlc  J  QKAI.ICO TICNDKUS, mldroS'Ki'il to tlie iiinli-r-  *- >    si::iieil,     iuiiI    i-mldl'sfd   "'.'lidtiirinli     for  i mil,  Dominion Huil<lin;M, lirit.isli Colitinliiii",  \\\\\    In-   l'l-ccivod   until    !ti  O'CLOCK    NOON, |  TUKSkJAY, Ai:������;t;ST ."., r.Uif, for llif.-upply   of :  cKini lor tin' pnlili" l������iiiiliii,vM  tliroiiu'lioiit   111������������������ j  province of P.ril i-di   i'olniulii:i. |  i.'oinliiucd sp.-'ci Mention nml form   of   tender |  can lie ohtmiied   from Of I'lsi-clianine; A;;ent.  Dcpiirtaient. of   I'nlili..  Works,  otlnwii.   nnd  froi!i lie.: (jiiroinUcrs of r ho ditlirent Doniiiiii'ii  liliildiof;-.'.  lend rs will not In; considered unless  made i>ii priiited forms supplied hy the Ue-  p:ii'tiiu>i,t nnd in .iccordaneo u'illi conditions  Hot   for: li I lierein.  Kucli tender must :(, ai-eiimimnied hy an  accepted clie'iii" i,u n elsMitfMcd banlt pnyalde  to the order o! llii^ Mini-,ter of I'nlilic Works,  C| mil tu I!) p.c. of iIk> iiiiiriiinl of the lender.  Wiir Loihi iiond.s ol the Diiiiilnion will also on  necepted us .-eeniiiy, or war liondN mid  clie(|ii...| If leqniriii to inul.t.' up fin odd  amount.  liy order,  K. C. i)K.~uoru::u-.  Secrefnry.  ncniivlmo'i! or "'old! ��������� Wo,-l!   ,  Ot! mva, .i lui ~i. hi;..i.  ��������� ���������~J-i .fJ'-i.V*. ������������������ i   BOOT    REPAIRIN G  TA.lv!-:   your   repairs  to   Arrnson,  shoe   ie  I    pairor.     The   Hub.    Look- for  the   13i-r  Hoot,.  Yale  Barber  Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty"  /r;:  .S^ijy ^������-i    '     ���������'���������-'''��������� -"--fe������������������    L.I  m   \.  A. Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yalk ETotkl, First Stimokt  a    <y b  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  IAL ah  Ol'I-'K k!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  first Street  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furnifcuro   Mado   to  Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Lr],li(il.sl.('t'iric'  Ncatlv   Done  ' \\. c. MvGimmo������  IVlKI service  Modern Iii(as  and Good  Horses at All Hours  at  thc  Model Liyery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  smmmmrjBrrwsste

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