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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Jul 14, 1916

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 - - '���������<*;��������� -i-    ���������'!''���������-''��������� '.-���������- ���������/ ���������', .;������������������ \i ��������� J,  .Legislative''library' "-'"���������*' ' :>  ���������c-J  lr>-   '"  "! if  JL  Kettle Valley Orchardist  FIFTEENTH YEAR-  -No. 3^4^  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY, JULY 14, 1916  $1.00 PER YEAR  Mayor Acres and AM. Ailen,  D m-ildaon,- McArdlp, S':hnitt/!r and  Sieads were present at the regular  meeting of the city ��������� o incil on Monday evening.  A communication was read from  the agricultural department, Victoria, etated that all noxious weeds  within the municipality would have  to-be destroyed" by July 17 The  clerk was instructed to have bills  printed and posted, warning property owners to'have their premises)  cleared of noxious weeds by the  17th inet. or they would be liable  to prosecution: -  A communicition from Lieutenant Governor Barnard, r<-spe:ting  the observance,of the 4th of Augu-t,  the second anniversary of thedecla  ration of the'pr'esent wary was read.  The lieuteiiani-govenior adviced  that on that/date a public meeting  be held, and- that the resolution  adopted on the 4th of August last  y&Sr, urging.the allied powers to  .continue the. war to a successful  termination,- be reaffirmed. The  mayor was authorized to make ar.  rangements for a public.meeting oh  the date named, . -,  The chairman of the nriarci committee expressed satislaction at the  fact that half of the council's term  had expired ah I.that..ill the depart-  inant-i weie keeping th-ur expendi  tares withuv the original estimates.  'All bills which had accumulated  during the past month were ordered  to be paid. V.;;  The chairman of the board of  works rep >rted that the cment side  walk in front of the Grand Forks  hospital had been coinpl-ted and  accepted. "He recommended that  tenders be: called for for the construction of the North Pork sidewalk. Some grading-hid been done  on Columbia street. The matter of  destroying noxious .vvveeds on city  property should be-'attended to at  once. The report arid recommenda-  tions were accepted^   _ .���������...  The chairman of the health and  relief committee reported that the  provincial authorities were uncertain as to the exact date when Sam  Shannon could be admitted to.the  Old Men's Home at Kamloops. The  old gentleman had recently broken  a legj and be was now in the Grand  Forks hosjjital.  A petition was rec.jiv d fro n the  hotel men of the city, asking f >c a  reduction of the semi- mnual liceme.  fee from 8250 to $150 in view of the  fact that the hours for keeping their  bare open had been, greatly short  ened. Aid. Sheads, Donaldson and  McArdle expressed themselves as  being opposed to granting tbe reduction, while Aid. Submitter and  Allen thought that,'as , the hotel  men's business hours had been considerably curtailed, they were entitles to some consideration. A resolution, offered by Aid. Sheads and  Donaldson, to the effect that the reduction be not  granted,    was   sup-  third reading stage. The bylaw  provides for a salary of. 8350, to b<j  paid tbe mayor out of the current  year's revenues.  Aid, Sheads was granted leave, to  introduce an aldermen's indemnity  byluw. This was also advanced to  the third reading stage The bylaw,  provided for a salary of $225 to each  of the aldermen, but Aldermen  Sobtiitter and JSheads thought that,  in view of existing conditions and  in order to set a good example to  future councils, some redaction  should be made in tbe amount. On  motion of Aid. Sheads and Schnitter,  the salary was reduced to 8175., . ..,"  The- mayor stated that, in view  of the fact that the aldermen had  voted to reduce their salaries, he was  willing to make a similar cut in his  own, and Aid. Sheads gave notice  of a new mayor's remuneration bylaw.  The Surplus Women  According to the   1911 census   in  England, Wales and Scotland, there  were about 1,500,000 more   women  than men.    If the war is prolonged,  and the British armies have to  take  the brunt of the Western fighting to  defeat the Germans,the disparity on  the return of peace is likely to be increased   by   another million.    That  would include-the loss of  men   who  are wholly disabled'aud   have to be  maintained by: their faiiiilies  or" the  state." The preponderance of women  is causing a  great  deal of anxiety.  Frequently   suggestions   are   made  that the widows and their children,  aud   single   Women    who have lost  their   stake   in   Britain, should mi  grate to tbe dominions, e   joing   up  ihe balance at   home.    It   would be  unwise  for  a  year  or two after the  war to  begin a systematic   encouragement   of   the migration of helpless womeu and their families.  Canada, for instance, will   have   to   reabsorb three or four hundred  thousand men into its industries.    For a  time there is bound to be a good deal  of unemploymenl,for industries that  have wuittled down their output according to  the labor  decrease  can  not iuataully bring it up to the" old  standards.  Canada could   do with a  good supply of   British women willing to go mio household service.and  to   undertake''.-Other.-'of the cheaper  forms of female   labor.    At   present  sucn labor is almost   impossible   to  obtain,    But   lor a    while alter the  war  the   social  readjustment   here  will   provide   a   supply of   almost  every   kind   of   labor, and   British  widows   and  tamilies might have a  hard time of it. Indications promise  that Conada will maintain the wartime prosperity it is  now   enjoying,  but there can be no sure banking on  that.  Shem El-Nassem Temple No. 1-77,  Dramatic Order Knights of Khoras-  8 m, held a ceremonial at Phoenix  Wednesday night, which was at-  tended'.bv large numbers of Dokays  from various points in the Boundary and. Kootenay. Candidates for  initiation were present from Grand  Forks,. Greenwood, Phoenix and  other' Boundary towns, and also  from Rossland and Trail. ��������� A street  paaade-headed by the Grand Forks  band' was one of the features of the  gathering. Tne ceremonial was  eoncrutled with a banquet.  Rochester hanging lamp, and one-  half pint of coal oil. All the lamps  are equipped with wicks, globes and  shades.  i dp ii cm  The' motor trucks which will be  used.for hauling ore from the Union  mine'-in Franklin camp to Lynch  creek arrived in the city on Wednesday. It is not expected, however, Ithat the North Fork wagon  road will be in condition for ore  traffic until tbe latter part of the  current month.  II. D. Barlee, late ledgerkeeper at  the Royal bank, and Robert New  bauer, late teacher cf the Carson  school, left on Monday afternoon  for Sewe.ll, Man., where they will  join the University (196th) bat  talion.  A meeting of the Grand Forks  Co-operative Fruit Growers' association was held in the board of trade  rooms Saturday evening. The details of a comprehensive marketing  plan were discussed.  A. D. Morrison,the local optician,  has supplied The Sun's mining reporter with a pair of glasses that are  admirably adapted for taking notes  at a distance and also at close range.  Any mining activity that may in  future occur on Hardy mountain  must necessarily be in plain view of  his optics, he says.  Mrs. Malcolm Moarison. of Midway, was a visitor in the city yesterday.  At the annual school meeting in  Cascade last Saturday the retiring  senior trustee, S. ELindy, was the  only nominee and was declared  elected by acclamation as trustee for  tbe ensuing three years, and E. H.  Smith was elected auditor. An appropriation of $750 was decided  upon for tbe coming year, being the  same amount as last year. .  A letter received in this city from  Vernon states that the soldiers who  left here at 3 o'clock Sund.iy- morning did not g������t anything to eat un  til they reached Penticton Sunday  night.  Sam Miller, of Victoria, formerly  proprietor of the Winnipeg hotel in  this city, is again iu charge of that  hostelry. Mr. Shively, the late proprietor, has returned to East Koote  nay.  Stock For Sale���������Fifteen or sixteen head of cattle, from yearlings to  four years old; some cows fresh,  others will be soon. Apply Dr. G.  W. Averill.  Neil Burrell, of Spokan'-, was in  the city on Wednesday and purchased another shipment of poles  and cedar posts from   11  A. Brown.  Tom MoElroy, of Phoenix, is  hauling 3000 telegraph poles from  Fourth of July creek to Spencer,  from which point they are being  shipped south.  The first train via the Hope   cut  off over the Kettle Valley   line   will  pass through Grand Forks on   July  3l8t.    Mrs. W. H. N.   Glossop   left   for  Vernon this week.  FAREWELL T  Caughey McCallum is at Bram-  sbott, England. In a letter to his  parents in this city he states that  the Canadian troops in camp there  are receiving a special course in  training, but that they expect to  leave soon for the front   in   France.  Figures may not lie, but carefully  padded, tbey are calculated   to   de  ceive.  It  isn't  recorded that  the oil on  troubled waters was Standard.  A skillful ilatterer never wants for  material or lacks results.  We all admire a   ready  love a cheerful one.  liar and  Tack Cook, who has seen service  in the trenches at tbe front, is now  in a hospital in England. He is  reported to be suffering from an attack of bronchitis.  Quartermaster Britton, who had  charge of the commissary department of D commpany, 225tb battalion, will leave tomorrow for the  internment camp at Field, where he  will assume similar duties.  Victoria Parent, tbe young daughter of Mr. and Mrs. \L. Parent, of  Billings, died last Sunday from  pneumonia, after an attack of  measles.  Lieut. E. L. Stenstrom is in a  Vancouver hospital.  Heavy rails are being laid on   the  C.P.R. at Greenwood.  There arc three new   motor   boats  on Christina Jake this summer.  W. A. Stewart, of Lytton, has  been appointed provincial constable  at Phoenix.  Neil Burrell yesterday started  a crew of workmen ten mile3 up the  North Fork to get out telegraph  poles for shipment east.  ported   by   Aid.  Sheads,   McArdle  own   forlu,ie, hut bo   many   of  and  Donaldson,' while   Aid.   Allen  (jraw bad  and Schnitter voted against it.     -     I  Aid. Sheads was granted leave to      The man who sits down and wnits  Every man is the architect of  his  us  plans.  The vice-prosident of the Great  Northern railway passed through  tbe city on Tuesday in a special  train. He was going west, but not  to grow u'p with the country.  Tom Newby came down from  Gloucester camp today. He brought  some fine8ample8 of ore from tbe  Maple Leaf and Gloucester properties. They have been placed on  exhibition in the board of trade  rooms:  Tbe bridge over Franklin creek,  on the North Fork wagon road, has  been completed.  The "smoker'.' tendered O com-  pany, 225th battalion, in the opera  house last Saturday was very large  ly attended by both soldiers and  civilians, and a very pleasant' evening was spent by all. An excellent  program of vocal and instrumental  music was rendered. Both local  and military talent took part. All  the numbers were heartily encored,  and the audience was kept in happy  frame of mind to the end.  Shortly before 12 o'clock J. D.  Campbell made an address to the  members of D company. H.e complimented the officers and men on  the tine military appearance of the  company, and expressed confidence  that they would uphold the^.splen-  did record for courage and gallantry  set by the Canadian soldiers who  had preceeded them to tbe front.  He wished them the best of luck,  and hoped every one of them would  return to Grand Forks after the  war.  Col. Glossop, the officer in command of D company, made a short  response. He thanked the Daughters of the Empire and the citizens  of Grand Forks and district���������in  which he included Greenwood and  Phoenix���������for the many courteses  extended the company during ith  stay in the city.  The singing of i;God Save the  King" brought tbe entertainment to  a close.  The soldiers and a  large   number  of the citizens then   headed  for  the  C.P.R. aepot, where a   weary   wait  for  the  troop   train  was patiently  endured.  It was 3:15 Sunday morning   when    tbe   train,   composed of  thirteen   coaches   and   having   on  board the   members  of  Companies  A, B and C, from Fernie, Cre.n brook  and Nelson, pulled into the  station  from   Nelson.    Another  coach was  added to the train here.     When the  train pulled out for Penticton, after  a   stop   of   about   fifteen   minutes,  there were between   six   and   seven  hundred    soldiers on   board.    The  large crowd   of  citizens  which  had  gathered at the depot cheered lustily  and wisded the boys  God-speed  as  the train started.  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as re  corded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Min.      Max.  July   7���������Friday  51 91  8���������Saturday   .... 60 87  2���������Sunday  59 8<1  10���������Monday  52 80  11���������Tuesday  50 88  12���������Wednesday .. 53 89  13���������Thursday  59 75  JnrJtf.fi  Rainfall  0.20  Some of the ranchers around Cascade who have idle teams are complaining because they can not get a  chance   to   work   them on the gov-  I will pay a reward of 810 for thejernment wagon  road.    They   claim  recovery   of    my   bicycle���������Hyslop : that preference is given   the  teams  Bros.'   make,   No.   182;GOf>���������stolen owned   by   a   corporation.      They  Electric   lights   having   been   installed  at the Sun   ranch, we now  offer sale to the highest tenderer the from in front of my place of busi-' ought tc ;nterview Bowser when he  introduce a mayor's remuneration for something to turn up usually J following articles: Two ordinary ness a few days ago.���������Kmil Larsen, | visits the Boundary. He will he  bylaw, which  was   advanced to the  finds that it is his toes. lamps, in good condition; one  large   Hotel Province. . loaded with good promises.  MllfflWI������������IWBMW������IIM������MIIMI^^  maxmamm ffHE   SUN,   GRAND   F0RK&  -f.nir ill n niifTiiiira r;    nii.n ������.,,  A BRIGHT TOBACCO OF THE FINEST QUALITY  10 CENTS PER PLUG  ������������> <mi ���������. mmiE'ijaww  Horses for Military Service  Sixty   Thousand   Already   Bought   in  Canada'By Allied Governments  Advices from the War Office indicate  that a very considerable number of  horses for military purposes will be  required from Canada, this summer.  Buying on-a somewhat-extensive scale  is to be 'resumed by the'.British Remount Commission, with1 '.headquarters  in .Montreal.' About sixty thousand  horses have been .purchased in Canada for Avar purposes ''-by the allied  liovcrnments since the outbreak of the  war, while more than six hundred  thousand have been purchased'in the  United ��������� States. -..'.Probably- another  twenty.thousand will be purchased in  Canada this year. This- insures a  steady ���������'market, and continued good  prices for horses'suitable for artillery  arid transport.work.  Licut.-Col. Dr. Warnock, M. P., has  been orde'red to again report for duty  in 'Montreal to help superintend the  work-'of.'' securing and' inspecting remounts.  Pushing- on to Arctic Ocean  No Standard Canadian  Butter  It is to be regretted that no standard grade,of butter exists in'Canada,  Kuni]ar"to'- that which exists in New  Zealand,'-Denmark and several other  countries. Our butter in foreign markets is not known .is Canadian butter  but rather as Ontario butter, Quebec  butter or Saskatchewan butter.  The Dominion authorities have, recognized for some time that the industry is suffering because no standard exists. Steps are now-being taken  to.'bring''-the -butter.-makers of the  country -together in district meetings  and to evolve a standard grading system which will apply to Canadian  Canadian butter in general.  Producers should do all possible to  facilitate this work as the future success of .the industry will-'to-' a. great  extent depend upon its success. Farm  products which have been standardized will'surely bring a higher price  in the markets of the world than thdse  which conform to no set standard.  Word  Received From R. N. W. M.  P.  Detachment     Which     Left  '    Regina Last Smmmer  Word was. received by Corporal  Wight, of the Brooks detachment of  the R. N. W. M .P., from hb brother,  Constable .'James -Wight, who is.one of  the Bear Lake patrol who left Kegina  last summer on the way to the Arctic  in'search of two missing priests, that  the. police patrol readied Dease river,  where the priests' .deserted, cabin is  located.  The letter was dated January 3'and  took over four months to come  through. Inspector La Nauze is in  charge of,the patrol and Constables  Wight and Withers are the other policemen. Arden, a prospector, and an  Eskimo interpreter also;accompany .the  party. They intend .pushing on to  Coronation Gulf on the Arctic Ocean,  according .to,,.a. letter, travelling via  Dismal ���������Lakes. At the north coast.  Inspector Nauze and Arden .will cross  over <o some Islands and will circle  the gulf in search of the tribe of'Eskimos nvho are supposed to have jr.iir-  (?erecl Fathers Rouvie'iv.jind Larour.  Arden saw    members of .this   tribe  v-.i'tii  the priests'  cass.-rlis  and  rifles' Kingdom, in their own homelands of  Ireland's True National Color  The question raised in the London  press, recently, as' to what is really  the national color of Ireland, does not  admit of '"'"debate," at ���������"any rate from an  h^torical point of view! The national  <-OiOr is of "course blue and not green.  The adoption of the "immortal green"  dates,'-it is generally supposed, from  the rebellion of '08. At that time Ul-  .-ter Orangemen made common cause  with the Irish nationalists of the  south, and a green flag was chosen  as their ensign because green was the  color produced by thy blending of  orange and blue. The national flag,  too. of Ireland is not the green flag  with an Irish harp in the centre, but  the white flag showing the red saltier  of St. Patrick.���������Christian Science  Monitor.  in the fall -of.'J 91.4 and the priests have  been missing since 1913. The tribe  was discovered four years ago by Stef-  fansoh and are said to be unusually  savage. The patrol" will be-three, years'  on the trip.  - -.��������� .   ���������" ���������  World-Power or Downfall  How can Germany get peace? Gorged  with the looms of Lille, the machines  of Belgium and Northern France, the  loot of Chateaux, the poor spoil'of  French cottages���������gorged with plunder,  drenched with blood, blood,' blood-  blood of Belgians, blood of Frenchmen, blood of British, of Russians by  the million, of Poles, Serbs, Italians,  Armenians, and even Americans;  blood of women and children an unnumbered throng���������how can the dripping Teuton, lately so fierce, find  peace?  He can. have it at a, price, for, of  course, all. Europe wants it pitifully,  but. lie cannot now get much of a bargain, and terms are not growing any  Cvsier before Verdun. "If the"."'war"had  had an aim with .'definite'- bounds to  it, if it had not been sullied with such  terrible brutalities, and had not bred  such, festering hatreds, peace would  have been more practicable now. But  it was a war for world-power or downfall, and .such a war it is very hard  to call off till one or the other side is  beaten'.���������From Life.  Celebration of Anzac Day  Glowing  Tribute   Paid   to   Heroes   by  George Mc L. Brown,  European  Manager of the C. P. R.  On April 24th the "Pall Mall Gazette" of London, England contained  many views of the celebration of Anzac Day at Westminster Abbey commemorating the landing of troops from  Australia mid New /.Zealand on the  Gallipoli Peninsula which occurred  on April 25, 1916. Among them appeared the following glowing tribute paid  by Mr; George Mc L. Brown, European  Manager of the C. P. 11.  "The solemn beauty'oF Westminster  Abbey, which echoes with the story  of our past, is a fitting shrine in which  to commemorate the noble "Anzac"  dead. Not alone because of the valour, the fortitude, and the sacrifice,  are the memories of those lives laid  downj previous to the Empire, but because they symbolize the high qualities  which throughout centuries have gone  to the building up of the British race.  The courage and the chivalry of: our  forefathers lived again in those dauntless heroes-of. Gallipoliwho have passed on undimmed the traditions of our  history. A nd wherever tnose ������������������ traditions  are-.-��������� reverenced,  in  the  United  Australia, New Zealand, ''-.and"-'Tasmania, in Canada, in* South Africa���������  wherever the British flag flies there  .will be glorified those valiant men  who strengthened the old, and-forged  new bonds to draw closer together and  make of us one people. Asa Canadian,"  .1 speak with certainty when I say that  in no part of the Empire is the service  the Anzacs have rendered more universally recognized than in Canada.  We feel that their splendid story is our  pride and honor too, and that they  have helped to bring home to us  afresh the truth that though the seas  may roll between,- we are all Mother  country, and daughter nations, one  Empire. Not each for each, but one  for all���������we die, we live.'"  They Had  Down in Georgia u negro organization used the ceremonies of a popular  white lodge, which went into court  for relief. Its lawyer waxed warm in  his plea.  He said- "Why, Your Honor, these  negroes have got our passwords, our  J.tu'iiiij signs, our secret work, our  badges and our emblems."  Mr.-athkss, lie stopped as the .judge  loaned forward with a. .smile arid remarked: "It would also, appear that  they ha\e trot your goat"  ���������"Engaged to four girls at once? How  do you explain such shameless' conduct.-"   "I   don't   know!  Women Watchmen'  ��������� Tn Germany and Austria, women, as  in Great Britain, are releasing men  from secular employments for the war,  and a Berlin investigator affirms that  they are specially successful as night  watchmen.  At Lichtenburg one of these lady  watchmen secured the arrest of two  notorious burglars. Another waited  until three burglars had packed their  loot into a motor-car and then jumped on the footboard as' the car was  driving off; the burglars were so  alarmed that they jumped out of the  car arid left it and the booty to the  watchwoman."  Of course, we all are aware that  ladies are experts**.at capturing men  in am- case.  Wi  Some Problems  have   been   training  our youth  merely to be better farmers,  but this  Buying Up Hordes  Scarcity of Horses All Over Dominion  is the Report  . Since the outbreak of the war, the  DritislvRemount : Commission has  purchased in Canada 15,000 horses.  S,0p6'.'have" been .-bought" by French  contractors and 25,000 by the Canadian  Department' of Militia. The Department of Militia is now engaged in  buying an additional thousand head.  The British Remount Commission has  purchased over 700 since March and  is buying daily in Montreal. French  contractors are anxious, to obtain  supplies and are arranging to buy all  that are available both in the East  and in the West. It is understood  that, as a result of llic purchases already made, army buyers are finding  it increasingly difficult, both in United States and in Canada, to readily  secure the number of horses which  they require, particularly of the typo  suitable for heavy cavalry or heavy  artillery.  'In.addition to the purchases for  army account, commercial activity  from two distinct quarters has exerted a very evident influence upon the  Canadian horse market during the  past three or four months. Since the  beginning of the year, 0,000 horses  reached the Winnipeg Stock Yards'  from Eastern Canada and 5,917 were  shipped from 'the same yards west-  word, mostly to Saskatchewan. During  the, months of January, February and  March, 1,805 horses were exported to  the United States. A few hundred  more went forward fo the same market  in   April.    The  horses  exported  were  First Married Man���������What are you  cutting out of the paper?  ''���������������������������r.-'.'-in Married Man-An item about  a >.'���������HiJoniia man's .securing a divorce  r.cc-ni.-e his wife went through his  podc-ds.  First Married Man���������-What are you  going to do v. it h il ?  Second Married Man- Put it in my  pocket.���������Viil-j  Record.  "How do you account for the fact,  n.-, shown by actual investigation, that  thirty-two Hilt of e.vory hundred criminals in the country are left-handed?"  "That's easily accounted for! The  oi'iier si.\ty-cighf are right-handed.  Cupid   must   is  only   haJf.     What to  do   with  the1-  have shot me with a machine-gun, I f school, the church, the rural organiza- ]1      i > i      t ��������� i ���������  -   * i o������������������  think!" ������i~.>    n,.> , w.:���������..;.������������������.,.. \Jv_���������.i./;*  (good farm chunks weighing from 1,300  "Do you think doctor's medicine  ever does any good?"' "Not unless you  follow the directions." "What directions?" "Keep the bottle lightly  corked !"  ion.  the combinations of trade,    Ihi!   r,\m ,  . il *       ���������������       ^  lighu-ays.      the.      architecture.      the    ������  J'50? lb,S'    As ,?1?h  "s  f������������ a ] ?,'  n;    |.     i ,      . ,,     ,     ; I for  animals  possessing extra  quaht;  poss  and   conformation.  r  quality  This   new   move-  library,  the  beautv of the landscape.  the   country   store    th3   rousing of  a   ������������������f ^IhehoVse  markefis' having  fine conimuinty helpfulness to  ake the   i(s ,ffcct. upoll prices al, over Camd������  place of the old selfish individualism  and a hundred other activities is  enough to fire the imagination and  to strengthen the arm of any young  man or woman.���������L. ii. Bailey.  The exports of wine from Argentina  lust- year were four times those of the  preceding year, increasing from f>-f.550  gallons in Jf)J4 to L'27.82l gallons in  I!)I5, according to an official report  published. The greater part of the  Argentina wine was sent to the neighboring countries, but .shipments were  also made to France and England.  Mr. Moggs���������I see the French have  'gained four hundred /netres from the  , 1'iiemy.  ������������������     ��������� I ~". , J    Mr*.   Mogas-Ilov.-   splendid!    That  The  farson-r congrafula e you on   should    help to   put a stop to   these  your excellent ��������� crops  of  wheat    this (dreadful  -as attacks t  year,  My. Grouser.  The Cocky--All. do yer? An' wot  about tin1 terrible extry expense in  takin' it off an' buyin  bags?  An English inventor has patented a  perforated comb for spraying perfumes or lotions into the hair.  N'imly per cent, of Italian ijoot and  *hoe factories are equipped with American machinery.  W.     N.     U.  1109  Shortage of Horses in the Dominion  That Canada is experiencing a short-  ago of horses on account of the heavy  drain of supplying thousands for military purposes", was trio statement of  John Height, Dominion Jive stock  commissioner, who attended the meeting of the National Live Slock Record  Board  in Toronto.  "There were not enough horses in  Canada to work the land," lie declared.  "Something must be done to conserve  our supply."  On account of farmers' credit with  the banks being curtailed, there has  been a falling off in the breeding of  horses since 1914  Tourist���������What very changeable weather you get down here !  Old' Fisherman��������� Changeable, do ye  call if, sir? If if 'ad been changeable  we'd have efiuiigod if long ago !  The Imperial Chancellor, in his  famous war speech in the Reichstag,  said, "there must be a new Belgium."  Evidently the Belgians in East Africa  are of the same thinking. TJiey have  captured 00 miles of Geiman territory  there, and named the first town that  they  took  possession of. Liege.  A Stupid Subterfuge  The stupidity and hypocrisy of Germany's contention that her systematic  campaign of murder and piracy at sea  was .in retaliation'for Great Britain's  "attempt to starve millions of Germans into submission" have Jong been  apparent to tlie neutral world. Aside  from the fact that the blockade is. a  legitimate moans of warfare, every  schoolboy knows or ought to know that  it was not established until after Get-  many announced her "submarine  blockade" of the British Isles in February, 1915, and her determination to  torpedo every ship that left or approached British shores, whether neutral or belligerent.���������Victoria Times.  A .Scottish cabman was driving an  American around the sights in Edinburgh. In High street he stopped and,  with a wave of his hand, announced:  "That .is John Knox's house'.". "John  Knox!" exclaimed the American.  "Who was he?" This was too "much  for the cabby. "Good heavens!" he  exclaimed. "Did vou never read your  Bible?" "      ��������� :������������������������������������-  Smashed   German  Supply  Base  A Scotsman,   writing of trench  experiences, relates what he heard from  the lips of an aviator:  "It was my good -fortune to smash  up a German supply base, said the  airman, when 1 pressed him. "I had  a risky lime of it getting over- the  spot, where I dropped the bomb, but  I was so eager to drop to wreck tJie  Boclic depot I quite forgot some of ���������  my own dangers. The right moment  came, and I let her go. I looked down  to see what would happen. There- was  a muffled roar, and a cloud of smoke  and dust arose.  "As it cleared away J saw (ho-success of my lucky sliot. I forgot where  I was, jumped up, and shouted and  waved my hat, and hardly knew I  was being fired at. It was one of-the  keenest feelings of enjoyment I- havn  ever experienced.". '  Visitor, to wounded soldier in- Jios-'  pital���������I'm afraid you must, find the  days very wearisome here?  Patient���������Not always; w.o don't have .  visitor's every day, you know!-  ,.--\  ren  Cowan's  they' are  all   love  Maple    Buds   because  delicious  and  may   be  eaten   in  large amounts without ill effect-  every Bud pure and .wholesome.  a-9  Cheap. "War Loans''  Austria is beginning to feel the  pincli of the war. Such luxuries as  beef are no longer in happy sight on  the. table, of the Vienna workinginan's  table. The government in raising its  last war loan had to induce money  by accepting subscriptions as low as  50 cents  Watered Margarine  Liquid margarine is tin; latest alternative to butter in Berlin, but even  the German police cannot stand for  such an adulteration, and a .seller of  the butter has been fined $250 for  adulterating it with Ot) per cent of  water. The price of beef in Berlin in  now at 75 cents Dor lb tTHE    SUN.   GRAND   FORKS*   'iS.fi"  $" Nine times in ten when the liver Is rig!it SvS  tSomach and bowels ore right.  CARTER'S LITTLE  2JVER PILLS  IjsntlybUlSrmlycom  l?d a lazy livct to  aso its duty '  : Cures Constipation,  i Indices'  iilon,  Sick  Meadache; and Distress after Eating.  j Small Pill, Small Dose, SmallPrico.  '   Genuine must bear Signature!.,  Is  frrom the all-too-common ills of  ihe digestive organs���������weak  stomach, torpid liver and inao  iive bowels���������is found in the  always safe, sure, quick-acting  lju-aott Silo of Any Medicine in the World.  Sold eTeryivhcro. . In boxes, 25 cents.  Shoe Dressing .  Especially nrlaptrd  for Indies'and Children's Shoes, produces  the blackest and most  brilliant shine of nny  self-shining- dressing  made. Contains no-  thins injurious and  is Uie the only dress-  ins; of its kind that  contains oil to soften  and preserve the  leather.  Makes Old Shoes look  like New. Used largely  In Shot Factories fot  finishing new   work-  AT ALL DEALERS  D si A F.N ESS   IS  M.I S E R Y  -Ikriow because I was Deaf sod had Head  Noises for over 30 years.���������'-Myinvisible  Anti-septic Ear Drums restored my hearing and stopped Head Noises, and wilido  it for you. i They are-Tiny Megaphones.  Cannot be seen when worn. Easy to put  in,.easy to takeout. Are "Unseen Comforts.' 'Inexpensive. WriteforBooklet and  tvajfivrora statement o f how I recovjred  ray hearlnj;. A. O. LEONARD  Suite229 1515thAve. '-" - N .Y .City  LOSSES SUHELY PREVENTED  by   Cutter's   Blackleg   Pills,     Low-  priced, fresh,  tollable; preferred by  Western stockmen because- they protect    whers    other   vaacines    fail.  ���������Write for booklet and testimonials.  ' 10-doss pkga. Blackleg Pills $1.00  60-dose pkge. Blaoklog Pills   4.00  Use any injwtor, but Cutter's best.  ffbo roperiorlty of Cuttar products is duo to over 15  Tears of tjMclslialne in vacoines and serums only.  Inelst as Cutter's.   If unobtainable, order direct.  7HE  COTTER   LABORATORY,   Berkeley,  CalifnrnlB.  THE NEW TRENCH REMEDY. N������1. N������2.N.S.  i|  Used ini-'rench  s8 Hospitals with  jroat ������ucce������i, cures chronic weakness, lost vigob  * VIM. XIDNEV BLADDER DISEAS2S. BLOOD POISOH.  7ILBS ElTHim NO DRUGGISTS or MAILS!. POST 4 CTS  yoUOZKACO W BEEKMAN ST SEW YORKorLYMAN BROS  lOdOHTO     WRITE FOR FREE BOOK TO DR. LE CLERO  Mid Co HaverstockUd.Uampstead. London. Kno.  3BrNSWDRAGEEITASTELESS)F01!M0r   EASy TO TASS  THER^PION aaas?���������*  58S THAT TRADE MARKED WORD 'THERAPION IS OH  8������IT OOVT ������TAUf AFFIXIL TO ALL GEttUINKPACXSTS,  L1TTL]  o  Even iri a match you should  consider the "Little Things,"  the wood���������the composition���������  tho   strikeability���������the   flame.  jgtre made of strong dry pine  stems, with a secret perfected  composition that guarantees  "Every Match A Light." 65  years of knowing how���������that's  the reason!  AH Eddy products are dependable products���������Always.  There is a decided economic difference between the news that the German authorities have instructed the  people to slay crows and storks for  iood purposes, and the sale of supor-  Jluous jewellery in London, England.  At a sale of that kind $140,000 was  laised for the Red Cross.  V. C. For English Curate - '  Great Britain has been delighted to  read that the Victoria Cross had been  conferred upon a temporary chaplain  of the Forces, a London curate from  tho Thames-side parish of St. Peter's,  Dcptford.  Three days running, during heavy  lighting, lie went repeatedly, backwards and forwards, under continuous and heavy shell and machine-gun  fire, between our original trenches and  those captured from the enemy, in  order to tend and rescue wounded  men.'.' In the first two days he brought  in twenty-two who had been badly  wounded, and three were actually  killed while he was dressing their  wounds; then next day he took charge  of a party of volunteers and once more  went out- to bring in those who remained.  "This splendid work,"' says the offi-  cal notification, "was quite voluntary  ononis;'part, and outside the scope of  his  ordinary duties."  ' Complete'"in:itself, /Mother Graves'  .Worm Exterminator does not require  the assistance of any other medicine  to make it effective. It docs not fail  to do. its work.  A young and ambitious preacher  who was staying at a friend's house  retired to his room for an hour or so  each day to practice pulpit oratory.  Although he did not know it, at times  his impassioned tones could be heard  throughout tho house. A Bishop happened to call one day when the budding orator was holding forth. "Gracious men!" exclaimed tho Bishop.  "Pray, what might that be?" "Sit  down, Bishop!"-his friend replied.  "That's only a young man practising  what he preaches I"    ,  BABY'S WELFARE  New British Machine Gun  It Accounted for 330 Germans in Half  an.Hour  The Germans were for many months  superior in machine guns, but the  British now' have a gun which can  beat this and is beating it every day.  Invented by an American officer,  Col. Lewis, and made in Belgium almost up to the moment when the German scouts entered the city of its manufacture, the invention narrowly  cscaped capture by the Germans.  It3 killing power may bo gauged  from the fact that in one trench recently one of these guns, manned by  a crew of two men, accounted for 330  Germans in half an hour.  The welfare of the baby is the fond  mother's greatest aim. No mother-  wants to see her little ones suffering  from colds, constipation, colic or any  other of the many ills that so often  afflict little ones. Thousands of mothers have learned that by giving an  occasional dose of Baby's Own Tablets to their children they can keep  them well. Concerning the Tablets  Mrs. Richard Boston, Pembroke, Ont.,  says:���������"Baby's Own Tablets saved my  little girl when nothing else appeared  to help her. I would not attempt to  raise a baby without keeping the Tablets in- the house." They are sold  by medicine dealers or by mail at 25  cents a box from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine  Co.,  Brockville,  Ont.  Drunkenness is Down  Convictions for drunkenness in  Great Britain have decieased by 49  to SO per cent. Secret drinking, however, is believed by some to be on the  increase.  ave jseen  WHY DODD'S KIDNEY PILLS ARE  SO   POPULAR  They Are Invaluable As a Tonic and  Family Medicine As Well As a Preventive and Cure for the More Serious Kidney  Diseases.  Chelmsford, Ont. (Special.)���������"We  have found Dodd's Kidney Pills extremely good. We are in good health  thanks to Dodd's Kidney Pills."  These arc the words of Miss Delia  Charron, a well known resident here.  Others tell the same story. They have  tried Dodd's Kidney Pills and found  them good.  For Dodd's Kidney Pills as a tonic  and family medicine are without an  equal.   When you feel worn, tired and  run down the chances are ten to one-  that your kidneys are at fault.  When the "kidneys become clogged  or out of order, the circulation becomes sluggish, the impurities are not  strained out of the blood and the result is weariness and lack of energy  all over the body.  This condition is not only disagreeable but dangerous as well. The impurities in the blood are the seeds of  disease. If they are not removed  Rheumatism, Lumbago, Gravel, Dropsy, Diabetes, or Bright's Disease may  result.  Guard against these diseases and  get back your accustomed energy by  using Dodd's Kidney Pills.  A railroad is projected to reach the  top of Scotland's highest mountain,  Ben Nevis.  !JME.> Granulated Eyelid  Lyes inflamed by exposuro  to Cold Winda and Dust  - quickly relieved by Murine)  IJU8JR BUBX^Eyo Remedy. No Sinai-tiny, just Eye Comfort. At Your Druggists'  SOcjjer Bottle. Murine Eye Salve inTubes 25c.  For Book of the Eyo Freo writo  Magfoo Eye Bomoriy Company. Chicat;ta  W.     N.     U.      1109  v. Miller's Worm Powders arc a pleasant medicine,, for worm-infeslod children, and they will lake it without  objection. When directions are followed it will not injure the most delicate child, as there is nothing of an  injurious nature in its composition.  They will speedily rid a child of worms  and restore the health of the little  sufferers whose vitality, has become  impaired by the attacks of these internal pests.  Angry Mother.���������Is\.w, Willie, don't  let me have to speak, to you again !  Willie, helplessly���������How can I prevent  you, mamma?  Minard's Liniment used by Physicians.  Mistress (to now cook)���������What arc all  those tools for?  New Cook���������This is me scraper tor  scrapin' off the toast I usually burn  in the mornings. Tin's is rue cement  for mendin' all the dishes I crack, an'  this is to clean out the gas-stove  burners after all the ntews boil over.  . Shoddy Finery Unpopular  According-to a London newspaper,  women, who never -'made 'money before in England, arc now doing so. A  large proportion 'are spending their  gains-on health and fat-producing  foods. :An observer of the changed  produced thereby affirms that the. English girls are. looking plump and well  fed���������resembling the French, and American girls. One seldom meets with  a thin or anemic young woman now.  Shoddy finery is also disappearing.  Aids to beauty are' sought after to  such an extent that drug stores give  them extra display in their windows.  Minard's Liniment Co.. Ltd.  Gonts,T-I have used your Minard's  Liniment in my family  and also  in  my stables for years and  consider it  the best medicine obtainable.  Yours trulv,  ALFRED ROCHAV,-  Proprictor  Roxton Pond    Hotel    and  Livery Stables..  Stiff, Enlarged Joints Limber Up!  Every Trace of Rheumatism Goes!  Even Chronic Bedridden Cases  Are Quickly Cured  Rub on" Magic   "Ncrviline"  (Nothing on earth can beut old  "Ncrviline" when it comes to curing  rheumatism.  The blessed relief you get from  Ncrviline comes mighty quick, and  you don't have to wait-a-month for  some   sign   of   improvement.  You see Ncrviline '���������:���������.'���������'  is a direct application, it is '-rubbed  right into the sore  joint, thoroughly  rubbed over the  twitching muscle  that perhaps for years has kept you  on the jump. In this way.you-got to  the real source of tlie trouble After  you have used Ncrviline just once  you'll say it's amazing, a-marvel, a  perfect wonder of efficacy.  Just think of it, five times stronger  and more penetrating than any other  known liniment. Soothing, healing,  full of pain-destroying power, and yet  it will never burn, blister or destroy  the tender skin of even a child.  You've never yet tried anything half  so good as Ncrviline for any sort of  pain. It does cure rheumatism, but  that's not all. Just test it out for lame  back or lumbago. Gee, what a fine euro  it is for a had cold, for chest tightness  even for neuralgia headache it is simply the finest ever. ���������   .,.  For the home, for tho ���������hundred and  one little ailments that constantly  arise, whether earache, toothache, stiff  neck, or some other  muscular pain���������Ner-  viline will always  make you.' glad  you've used it, and because it will euro  you; keep handy on the shelf a 50c.  family sizc.bottle; it keeps the doctor's  bill small; trial size, 25c.; all dealers  or the Gatarrliozone Co., Kingston,  Canada.  A form of rubber stamp lias been  invented for marking initials of owners, of golf balls.  Minard's     Liniment     Lumberman's  Friend.  Polite attendant at dentist's surgery,  opening the door to a woe-begone patient: "And what name shall I have  the misery of announcing?"  Deaths From Cancer  On tho basis of tho last statistics,  there are 78,000 'deaths due" to cancer  annually in the United States. The  mortality rate has steadily increased  from 63 per 100,000 population in 1900  to 78.9 in 1913.  "It's a dreadful night. Won't you  stay and dine with us?"  "Ee-rcally, thanks most awfully; but  it's not quite so bad as all that."  Asthma Can be Cured. Its suffering  is as needless as if is terrible to endure. After its many years of relief  of the most stubborn cures no sufferer  can doubt the perfect effectiveness of  Dr. J. D. Kcllogg's Asthma Remedy:  Comfort of body and peace of mind return with its use and nights of sound  slecxx come back for good. Ask your  druggist; he can supply you.  Bayley���������Is your house insured  against fire? '-.'-..',  Glinn���������I don't know. I've just been  reading over the insurance policy.  /=,  Russia's Gigantic Aeroplane  The Russian's Ila-Mourometz, their  brand new aeroplane, will play enormous havoc upon the enemy, for every  movement of the huge flier has demonstrated its superiority to the dirigible.  "It is easier managed, does not require more than two men to navigate,  and yet carries with it the most infernal cargo of war missiles. One of  these paid a flying visit to Daoudzeras,  southeast of Frederichstadt, and dropped thirteen bombs, each weighing 40  lbs., upon the railway station.  In addition the observer sent seven  others filled with splinters down upon'the German entrenchments, starting fires and greatly disorganizing  the enemy. It is believed that aeroplanes of this type are being manufactured for service with the British  Army.       .  The wounded Hero���������Yes, I had so  many bullet holes bored through me  that the boys behind me complained  of the draft!  ^OR every part of every machine there.is one oil which will.lubricate most efficiently and economically that particular bearing  surface. Finding the right oil means saving money and lengthening  the life of the machine.  The Imperial Oil Company makes a special oil exactly suited  to every part.    Here are some of them:���������  STANDARD GAS ENGINE OIL  Recommended by leading- builders for all types of internal combustion engines,'  whether tractor or stationary, gasoline or kerosene. It keeps its body at  high, temperature, is practically free from carbon, and is .absolutely uniform in quality.  PRAIRIE HARVESTER OIL  An excellent all-round lubricant for, exposed. bearings of harvesters and other  farm machinery.    Stays on the bearings; will not gurn or corrode.  CAPITOL CYLINDER OIL  The most effective and econoinical. lubricant for steam engine cylinders;  proven superior in practical competition with, other cylinder oils.  ELDORADO CASTOR OIL  A high-grade, thick-bodied oil for lubricating the loose.bearings of farm  machinery, sawmills aud factory shafting.  THRESHER HARD OIL  Keeps the cool bearing cool.     Does not depend on heat or friction to cause  f  it to lubricate.  STEEL BARRELS���������All our oils can be obtained in 28-gallon and 45 gallon  steel barrels. These barrels save their cost by eliminating leakage.    You use every drop you pay for.    Clean and convenient.  If your lubricating  problem  gives  you trouble, let us  help you.    Tell us the machine,  the make, the part������������������  and we  will  gladly  give  you  the  benefit  of our experience in selecting the proper lubricants.  mmi/smn  mwumuHyuMu  ������L������mam  Esmmmgsamsmm. THE   SUN,.   JRAND, FORKS,  ,������,.VC.  not, we will frankly tell you so.  will run cor-  reetly. A. D, MORRISON  h-, JFaults  Does your watch run  correctly^ If you experience' any 'difficulty1' with it, leave it  with us. We will  give it an expert examination. If it needs  repairs we can supply bheiu at a modern  ace cost. If it does  A watch repaired   by us  then.-. He can justr clieck.;his;bcaggage.through'  to Salt River!"- "Left behind at Prince George."  Well, rather! Just read the ^election returns  September loth prox.���������Pacific Canadian.  JEWELER-OPTICIAN  GRANDFORKS, B. C.  GJto (&vmb Shirks Bun  G. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and' Great Britain) 8 1.00  One Year (in the United States)      1.50  Address all communications to  Thk Grand Fokks Sun,  1juone R74 (J rand Forks, B. C.  FRIDAY, JULY 14,  1916 . ,  The Hedley Gazette predicts a  victory  fb  l he Liberal candidate in Grand   Forks ridino*-  The Gazette has the reputation of being a re-  1 iable prophet.  Sir ^Wjlfrid Laurier continues, untiringly the  magnificently patriotic work that he has been  doing, among his Quebec compatriots particularly, since the outbreak of the , war. Speaking at Brome, Que., Dominion day, at.a Red  Cross rally, when lie discussed the war situation from every angle, the Liberal chieftain  of Canada said: "We must have more soldiers and must count on every man, irrespective of race or origin, to do his share. I especially ask my French-Canadian friends to do  their part. There arc "men among them who  tell them they must not enlist because they  claim we have grievances in Ontario. Let me  tell them that the grievances will be settled by  the law courts, and that there are duties and  obligations as well as rights."  The .person who tells half truths is a bigger  liar the one who tells whole lies.  Never borrow trouble, for you can not hand  it back.  The Bowser government is at present spend-  ing a great deal of money on public works in  an endeavor to win votes. But fully fifty percent of the work reported in."machine" papers  as now being in progress is fictitious, printed-  for the purpose of influencing the electorate  in favor of Bovvserism.  The Yukon territorial legislature, last week,  passed a bill providing for a referendum election on the question of prohibition in Yukon  Territory, not later than September!.  Hon. W. R. Ross was left behind the ministerial party at Prince George. He will soon  go to Peace river.and will- hardly return to  Victoria before after the elections.���������Government  press  bureau item.    He won't need to  Only a fool will neglect his family in order  to pose as public benefactor.  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three times more reading matter than any  other Boundary paper. This fact accounts  for the rapid increase in our circulation.  Besides being read by all the intelligent people of Grand Forks, The Sun goes to every  ranch home in the Kettle and North Fork  valleys. No other .Boundary paper can give  advertisers this guarantee.  GRAND EORKS PUBLIC  SCHOOL PROMOTIONS  . The following is the arrangement  of classes for beginning next term.  Owing to the closing of all divisions,  excepting the two senior ones, before promotion tests were held, the  term's work alone was the basis of  promotion, excepting in Division II:  TO DIVISION I���������ENTRANCE CLASS.  Wilfred Brown      AmbroseM'Kinnorv  Donald Laws Vernon Smith  Bernard Crosby      Robert O'Connell  Edith Coryell  Cecilia Lyden  Gladys Rashleigh  Vernon Siddall        j  Harold Fair \  L) -ia Kelleher  Lizzena Irving  Lilian Kelleher  Helen Massie  TO DIVIISON IV.  Junior Third A:      Arthur Bryenton  Helen Campbell  Joseph Beran  George Cooper  Rosa Peterson  (iaribaldi Bruno  Mary Cooper  Dorothy Burns  Loretta Lyden  Hope Benson  Aurena Barn u in  Fiwing McCallum Gwen Humphreys  TO  DIVISION n  Grace Graham  Clara Brunner.  William Grenier  Thehna Huttop.  Nick Skrebneff  Reginald Heaven  Peter Peterson  Grace Green  Lavina Crowder  Mary Miller  Percy Stacy  Leo Mills  Alice-Ryan  Jiinmie Needham  Junior Third B  Leona U'Ren  Harold Quinlivan  Gunnar Halle  Ruth'Eureby  Annie Crosby  b reddy Cooper  Alberta McLeod  Kenneth Campbell  Pearl Brau  Connie Burdon  Evelyn Stafford  Janet Stacy  lye Waldron  TO DIVISION VII.  First Reader:  Ernest Hadden  Janet Bonthron  Henry Reid  ! Herbert Harris  | Paulina Mohler  | Albert Snyder  Willie Skrebneff \ Jeff Ryan  Chow Fung CiarenceDonaldMin  Leonia Reed Dorothy Schliehe  Law   McKinnon    James Pell  { TO DIVISION   V  j Senior Second:        Nick Verzuh  ! John Peterson Mary Fleming  |.Alphonse Galipeau Lola  Baker  j Margaret Bruno    Clifford Brown  Brenda Humphreys J Frank Worden-      Junior Second:  Clare U'Ren Kenneth Murray  CharlotteLuscoinbeNora Harris  Anna Marovitch     Dorothy Latham  Junior IV A: Lenore Cronant  Ethel Wright Isabel Bowen  Vernon  Forrester Guner Linderen  Margaret MichenerTeddie Cooper  Murel SpraggettJ    Denis O'Conner  Jennie Miller  Gladys Bryenton  Corena Harkness  Isabel Glaspell  Julia Downey  Aleeta Nichols  Alice Galipeau  Lottie Peterson  Junior IV B:  Peter Miller  Alfred Downey  Ray Forrester  Budd Brigss  Kenneth McArde  Norma Erickson  George Hodgson  Charles Bishop  Reid McKie  Eloise Stafford  Cecelia'Oosby  Howard DeCew  Margaret Fowler  George Meikle  TO DIVISION III.  Senior 3rd A: Tannis Barlee  Harry KtlLher Frances Latham  Randolph Davis May Crosby  Walter Larsen Charlie Cooper  Jeannette Reburn Boyd Nichols  Joseph Rowladson William Nelson  Christopher Pell Oswald Walker  Emile Painton Mary Beran  Ghid^ sMcLauchlanLilian  Hull  Helen Simpson Frances U'Ren  Nellie Mills Dorothy Meikle  Jennie Stanfield Orville Baker  Walton Young  Margery Keron  Horace Green  Nellie Allen  Joe Bishop  HelenO'Cohnell  Elsie Nelson  Irene  Frankovitcl  Hilda Smith  Elsa Morella  Ethel Miller  Herbert Heaven  Vera Lyden  Jack Miller  John Lane  Ethel Wiseman  Esther Rice  Joseph Japp  Clarence Mason  Francis Crosby  Regina Frechette  iHany Stacy  Ernest Green  Edmond Wells  James Clark  Ruth Larama  Ame Halle  Fred Bryenton  Lem John  Amy Peck ham  Willie Sprinthall  Esther Anderson  Senior Third B:  Coryl Campbell  Flora McDonald  Fred Trimble  Ellen Harkness  Emma Irving  David McDonald  TO DIVISION VI.  Junior Second:        George Manson  Harry Cooper  Edna Luscombe  Vera Bickerton  Elsie Liddicoat  Jennie Allen  Maye Farmer  Dorothy  DeCew  Louis Gill  Walter Anderson  Ruth Hesse  Stuart Ross  Hazel Nyslrom  Rita Niles  Lucy Teabo  Margaret Robillard  First Reader:  Jack Stacy  Fred Galipeau  Michael Cherneff  Margaret Hacking  Marguerita Pessi  Vivian McLeod  Olive  Mary Ogiloff  Merle Wright  John Sorkeroff  Gladjs Jewell  Second Primer:  Rupert Sullivan  Charles Shannon  Grace Brau  Gordon Clark  John Matesa  Edith Eureby-  Rosina Pessi  Bruna Berazowska  Elton Woodland  Margaret Ross  June Wright  Waldemar Peterson Fann ySherstobete ff  Dora McLaut-hJiii   Winnifred Savage  EJna Hardy  Louis O'Keefe .  Wallace Huffman  Amy Sherstobefcjff  Vera McAllister  ; Ethel Sale  Bessie Harkness  Joseph Lyden  Gordon McCallum  John Stafford  Peter Saritano  James Shannon  Frank Gordon  Carl Peterson  Mike Verzuh  Nick Ogiloff  Alice George  TO DIVISION   VIII  Second Primer:  James Innes  Lillian Coomber  Maurice Lane  Earl Petersen  Morley Miller  Ida Knox  Marion McKie  Dorothy Gray  Jessie Allan  Georga Johnson  Wilhelmina De  Wilde  Newton Chapman  Dorothy Mills  Oscar Peterson  LawienceO'ConnorLena Screbneff  Paul Kingston        Albert Colarch  John Graham  Francis Larama  Blanche Mason  Harry Acres  Edgar Galipeau  John  Santano  Lydia Colarch'  Cecelia Graham  Ji������i Morella  Willie Mola  Mike Sherst<.b-:toff  Dorothy Fracas  Dorothy Davidson Antone DeWilde  First Primer:  Ellen McPherson  Fay Walker  Marion Kerby  F'orence LeRoy  Arthur Tea bo  MargaretLuseombeVera Morella  Marjorie Cook  Daniel Wilson  Mike Morella  Tommie Allan  Emmet Baker  Harry Nucich  George Francis  TO DIVISION   IX ���������KKCEIVINO CLASS  Irving  Herbert Clark  Charles Anderson  Isabelle Innes  Lloyd Quinlivan    Gertrude Cook  Sylvester Kraus  Basil Hacking  Mildred Wetlierel  Emerson Ruirl  Bertie Scott  Ivan Morrison  Hazel Waldron  Kenneth Massie  Peter Skrebneff  Lome Murray  Arthur Heswe.  Walter Rashleigl  Earl Fitzpatrick  Arvia Anderson  Joyce Kirk  Neville Kirk  Lily Sale  Henry Morella  And all beginners.  The Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to any $2 a year paper printed in the  Boundary. -'.This is the reason why  we do not have to resort to gambling  schemes to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  One Spring Wagon ; .'    ���������'" ' .."."-V .-/!!. JV"  ..One Set Double! Harness^ J,:',; A r '.,' -..-:,  One Horse, .8 Years Old  One Mare, 12 ' Years. Old  E. C, HENNIQEBj  SECOND STREET, NEAR BRIDGE.  Fresh and Salt Meats, Poultry always on hand,  Highest market price paid for live  stock.  PHONE 58 and receive prompt and courteous  attention.  In your favor is good printing,  It starts things off in your favor.  Peopje read your arguments,  reasons, .conclusions, when attractively presented. It carries  weight. Enterprising men use  GOOD PRINTING because itGETS  BUSINESS. If you don't already  know our kind of printing,let us  show you. It's a certainty that  we can save you money/too.  INT SHOP  HANSEN 8 GO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  Bay  Your  Gait Coal  N  ow  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Tklkphonks;  on kk. R(i������ ffpef Strppt  The fellow who steals a  watch must expect to wind  up in jail.  John Wanamaker says in .) udicious  Advertising: "Advertising doesn't  jerk; it pulls. It begins very gently  at first, but the pull is steady. It increases day by day and year by'year,  until it exerts an irresistible   no -er."  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours  at  the ���������  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  Pays for The  Sun for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper.in the Boundary con itry THE   SUls'^G^ND-FORSs^'k C.  ���������lit  f  S#C^!DETtRMllVlATJON  ��������� X:WS" to Woseojtb war  August   4th  has  been   set as the  date throughout.the  Dominion   lor  commemorating   the  second   anniversary  of   tbe  declaration  of  the  righteous war against  our  enemies,  exercises siuailar-to those  conducted  last year   being  requested   by tbe  lieutenant"governor'in a  communication to tbe Grand Forks city council at its meeting on Monday   night.  It will be recalled that on the 4th  of   August   last year meetings were  organized throughout  the   province  in accordance with a wish expressed  by the central committee of the national patriotic organizations in England,   at   which   a   resolution was  passed affirming the   determination  of the empire to carry on the war to  a successful conclusion.  These meetings were held generally  throughout the empire, and through  the kindness of mayors, reeves,  government agents and other pro  ininent citizens, the response in this  province was recognized as materially adding to the success achieved,  tie whole result being most impressive and invigorating.  It has been again suggested by  the central uommittee,and approved  by his royal highness the Ouke ol  Connaught, that we in Cinada  i-kould again reiterate by passing, a'  meetings to be on the 4th of August  next, a similar resolution.  Lieutenant Governor  Barnard, ��������� in  his communication  to   the  council,  asks for the good will and active cooperation of tbe citizens in   organizing a meeting   here  in   furtherance  ��������� of tbe  undertaking, saying  that as  longas tbe unfaltering endurance of  the empire is more and more tested,  a visible demonstation of its changeless resolution victoriously toachieve  our. high   and   solemn purpose will  be of power and   value   in the.faith  and, purpose of our" fellow   citizens,  and, in the eyes of hostile and   neu  tral-.countries.  The resolution as proposed to be  passed by all the cities and towns  follows:  "Resolved, That on this, the sec  ond anniversary of a righteous war,  this meeting of the citizens of Grand  Forks records its inflexible deter  mination to continue to a victorious  end the struggle in  maintenance  of  to make arrangements for  a   public  meeting on A'iirust4.  Quite Unnecessary   An American stopping at a London, ^botel rang"8everai times for  an attendant, but no one answered.  He started for tbe office in an angry  mood, . which, was not improved  when ��������� he found that the "lift" was  not running. Descending two flights  of stairs, he met one of the chambermaids.  "What's the matter with this  dashed hotel," he growled. "No  one to nnsweryour call and no elevator running."  "Well, you see, sir," said the  maid, ''the Zeps, were reported, and  we were all ordered to the  cellar for  safety."  "���������," ejaculated    the   American.  -���������'I-  was   on - the    fifth floor and I  .wasn't warned."  "No, sir," was   the   bland   reply,  "but you see, sir,   you   don't  come  under the  employers' liability   act,  sir."     ���������  If women were as willing as men  to let things elide the man would  soon be noticing that things are  mighty slippery.  Candaion Industry  Commerce and Finance  Canadian business men, and those  in othpr countries doing business, or  prepared to do business  in Canada,  have felt the need of a  concise and  accurate source of information   concerning   Canadian   industry,   commerce and finance.    Such a volume  has   just   been   prepared and published by the Industrial and Educa  tional Press, Limrted,  45   St. Alex  ander street. Montreal.  The'opening chapters of the  book  are devoted to a discussion of modern business methods   as applied to  Canada, in which   the  author deals  with the three  divisions���������industry,  commerce   and   finance���������in a lucid  and authoritative manner. The aim  is to present the information in such  a way as to make it easily   comprehensible.    Tbe volume is of particular value to the young business man  and   to   foreigners   doing   business  with Canadian merchants.     The information .is   especially    nseful   to  Canadian merchants at   the  present  with each of the various branches of  Canada's industrial development,'in  point of extant, production and pos  sibiiifies.. In    his   treatise on com  merce the author treats the  subject  in all 'its phases, foreign commerce,  domestic   commerce,    ocean   transportation, railroads, etc.,   are   taken  up in turn    and  the  methods   and  terms explained.    The various markets of the world are  described and  a section is devoted to  weights  and  measures:-in use the world over. The  chapter on finance deals with a wide  array of subjects.    The author first  describes the development of banking  and instruments of credit, and then  deals  with all   methods in   present  use,   describing   each  separately���������  foreign exchange, bills of lading and  shipping receipts,   etc.,   mortgages,  liens, deeds, stocks,    bonds, and  all  classes of insurance are given attention in this chapter.  Another useful and principal feature of the volume is the trade index  or directory of all marketable com-'  modities and Canadian producers  This list embodies a description of  most commodities and accurate lists  of the Canadian producers of each,  with addresses.    -  The book is pubfished by the In  dustrial and Educational Press.Ltd.;  Montreal, and is-a companion volume to the Journal of Commerce, of  which the Hon. W. S. Fielding is  president and editor in chief.      .,.   time when so many firms are bpgin-  thos'e   ideals of   liberty   and justice   ning to do an export trade, to which  which are the common and  sacred  a considerable portion of the book is  cause of the allies."     .  [devoted.  The council authorized the mayor!     The first chapter on industry deals  Dealers in  Fresfi and Salt Meats  Fisfi and Poultry  Our cTtfotto: "Quality- and Service"  Markets in Nearly All the Boundary  and Kootenay Towns  First Street Grand Forks  H. W. Breen. rJTWanager  LONDONDIRECTORY  Butter Wrappers  Neatly printed with  special Butter Wrapper  Ink.    Also imprinted wrappers.    Our prices  are right.  SUN PRINT SHOP  (Published Annually)  Enables traders  throughout   the  world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS <fe DEALERS  In each class of goods. Besides being a complete commercial guide to London and Its  ������uburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  and Foreign Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and lndustrlu!  centres of the United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition will be forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Poital  Order for $5,r  Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlarger advertise-  meats from $15.  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD.  25, Ahcliurch Lane, London,  K.C.  sunng  usmess  A policy of advertising is a  policy of life assurance, and the  protectiion thus secured is  well worth its annual cost.  Old Customers die or move  away���������they must be replaced.  Old customers ^are subject to  the influence of tempation���������  they may be induced to divide  their custom���������to do some of  their shopping at a competitor's.  New customers to this community will shop with you���������  become regular customers���������if  they are invited to do so.  Your competitor's advertising  is an influence which must be  offset if you are to maintain  your trade.  Not to advertise regularly to  the readers of  THE GRAND FORKS SUN  Is to leave your business un ���������  protected.  TOT  PUJOL  It is no sign of weakness to follow the lead of advertising.  You owe it to yourself to get  the most for your money, the  best goods and the best service.  And if you find that your inclination is to shop where you  are invited to'shop rather than  continue to be a customer of  the shop which never solicits  your good will, you need have  no compunction of conscience.  Shop Where You Are  Invited to Shop THJS    SUN,    GRAND    FO^KS,    B.C.  Experienc* counts  Keeping .poultry for eggs, to realize  a profit and make a success", requires  Bome experience; more, in fact, than  most people imagine. Do not get .the  idea that all there is to it is getting  some incubators and filling them with  eggs and hatching. theiri -out in the  spring and by fall have laying hens,  and that, when eggs arc high, you will  be taking in some of the high prices  that arc quoted in the papers. That  theory looks nice when you are not in  the business. ���������"���������"'"'".  Useful in Camp.���������Explorers, surveyors, prospectors and hunters will find  Dr. Thomas' Electric -Oil very useful  in camp. -."When the' feet and legs are  wet and cold it is weiI to rub thorn  freely1 with tho Oil and the result will  be the prevention ,.of paiti3 in tlie  muscles, and should a cut, or contusion, or sprain be sustained, nothing  could be better as a dressing or lotion.  In the 15 vears that copper has been  mined in Alaska ' about 220,000,000  pounds have been produced.        ���������  The Spirit of Confidence  A Canadian officer formerly in a  Canadian Government office, -writes:  "1 had a stroll over tho ground at the  back of our trench, and an awful  sight met my eyes, but a sight, unfortunately, I have looked upon bc-  iorc���������the sight of a battlefield after  the battle. The Huns were practically blown out. of their position; the  trenches had been smashed-so that  one could hardly recognize that they  had..been trenches; dug-outs were  blo\vn: in, and thero were signs that  they held a good nuinbor of dead. The  more 1 look at this position the Huns  held the;more I wonder how ever  they, were shifted, and I am more convinced that we can shift them from  any position they hold."  LITTLE WORRIES  Name New Station Fetain  zss  T    .  Wil  Junction of K. V. and C.  P.   R.  Bear Historic  Designation  In. honor of the gallant French general who has been in command of the  operations at Verdun dining the terrific onslaughts delivered by tho Germans, the junction point of the 'Kettle  Valley Railway with the main line of  the C. P. R., near the station of Hope,  on the north side of tho Eraser River,  has been named Patain. The appellation appears in the now summer lime  schedules, which are now in the  printer's hands, and will be issued  shortly.  The new time tables will become  effective on June 4th as previously  announced. The junction point of the  Kettle Valley branch of the latter road  ends, has been designated Brodie as  a compliment to I-I. W. Brodie, general  passenger agent for the C. P. R.  A sanitary ice box prevents many-  illnesses���������keep.your's sanitary with  And  Keep  house.  Minard's    Liniment    in    the  Anzac Lieutenant���������The Turks are as  thick as peas.    What shall we do?  Anzac Captain���������Shell them, .you  idiot, shell them!���������Tit Bits.  No Girl Need Have a  Whether it be in capturing the  heart of man, or making her way  through the world by the toil of her  hands, a charming and pretty face  gives any girl a big advantage. Poor  complexion and rough, sallow skin  are caused by blood disorders. The  cure is simple. Just use Dr. Hamilton's Pills���������a reliable-family.'remedy  that has for years been the foremost  blood remedy in America.' That soft  glow will return to the cheeks, the  eyes will brighten, appetite will improve, strength and endurance will  come because sound health has been  established. Get a 25c. box of Dr.  Hamilton's Pills today. Sold everywhere.  The   Modern  Child  Sunday School Teacher���������".Now children, what is the last thing you do  before you go to bed at night?"  Bright Girl���������Put the latch-key under tlie. door-mat for mother."  Warts will render the prettiest hands  unsightly. Clear the excrescences by  using Holloway's Corn Cure, which  acts thoroughly and painlessly.  Pie���������T wonder why three-fourths of  the typists in business offices are  women? She���������I think it is because  men like.to feel that there is at least  one class of women whom they can  dictate to!  It Is These That Bring Wrinkle  Make    Women    Look Prematurely Old  Almost every woman at the head of  a home meets daily many little worries in her household affairs. They  may be too small to notice an hour  afterwards, but it is these same constant little worries -that effect the  blood and nerves and make women'  look:.-prematurely- .old. Their effect  may be noticed in sick or. nervous  headaches, fickle appetite, pain in .the  back or side, sallow complexion and  the coming of wrinkles, which every  woman dreads. 'To"''those thus afflicted Dr. -Williams' Pink Pills offer a  sp'eedy and certain cure; a restoration  of color to the cheeks, brightness to  the eye-, a hearty appetite and a sense  of freedom from weariness.  Among the. thousands of Canadian  women who have found new health  through Dr. .Williams Pink Pills is  Mrs. N. Worrall, 'Broughdale, Ont.,  who says-.���������"After the birth of my  second child I was so weak and run  down that I was unable to do anything. The doctor said I had scarcely  any blood in my body.. I. could not  walk half a block without being completely exhausted ana all the treatment of the doctor did not seem to help  me. I called in another doctor, but  with no, better results. My feet and  legs became frightly swollen, I suffered with severe pains in my back and  sides. I would be all day dragging  around at my household work, and I  was beginning to give up all hope of  recovery. 1 had been urged to try  Dr. Williams Pink Pills, but like  many others, thought they could not  help me when doctors had failed to  do so, but after much urging I decided  to try them. To my surprise in a few  weeks T found myself getting better.  I then gladly continued their use and  found myself constantly growing  stronger; and eventually able to do  my house work Without fatigue. I  strongly advise every weak woman to  give Dr. Williams Pink Pills a fair  trial."  You can get these Pills through any  medicine dealer or by mail at 50 cents  a box or six boxes for $2.50 from The  Dr. Williams Medicine Co., Brockville,  Out.-  -"What did you say your  he    remarked,    between  Consolin;  age was?'  dances.  . "Well, I didn't say," smartly returned the girl', "but I've just reached  twenty-one."  "Is that so?" he returned, consolingly.   "What detained you?"  How's This?  We offer One Hundred Dollars Reward for any case of Catarrh that  cannot be cured by Hall's " Catarrh  Cure. c   .    ���������  Hall's Catarrh Cure has been taken by catarrh sufferers for the past  thirty-five years, ��������� and has become  known as the most reliable remedy for  Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Cure ��������� acts  through the Blood on. tho Mucous surfaces, expelling the Poison from the  Blood and healing the diseased portions.  After you have taken Hall's Catarrh  Cure for a short time you will see a  great improvement in your general  health. Start taking. Hall's Catarrh  Cure at once and get rid of catarrh.  Send for testimonials, free.  F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, Ohio.  Sold by all Druggists, 75c.  of ffos F&mil  Wa&a>os������omsl3le*  msnls from pallon's  cured ofFib.Epllcp-  sy, Falling Sickness  or Convulsions br a  freo sample of Dr.  (tool's remed/. Wa  PATEXPRESSAGEoo  FUEETRMIBOTTLE  If you CUT OUT and  RETURN THIS A0 la    your Isilef Hundreds o! tcslliro'nlals on fllj. Slvs 328 and full particulars.  Dr. F. HA.HVE* KOOF CO.Dept.A M(!<J Sta. N, HewYorll  fcdok's C&S&H3 Root Compotffifi.  A safe, reltahlc rctiulatino  medicine. UaU\ in three degrees of etrength. No. I,  ���������II; No. 2, U: No. 3. J6  per box. Sold by nil  drutrplsta. or sent pro-  paid In plain package on  receipt of price. Freo  pamphlet.    Adtlresa;  THE COOK MED!PSNE..OQJ  ZOaOfilft, QUI. Vumi* VltiutJ,  War Veterans ar������u Politics  Canada is expecting . confidently  that, with the return of peace veterans will control its politics, as veterans controlled the politics of the  United States for a generation following the civil war, and is rather rejoicing in the prospect. It is coming,  to be the conviction in the Dominion  that those who offered their all .for  the nation in time of war will be most  capable of safeguarding its interests  in time of peace. The thought is n  creditable one, to say the least, and  we believe_that the hope behind it  will not be disappointed.���������-Christian  Science Monitor  What Passed  Magistrate���������"Describe what passed  between vou in the quarrel with vour  wife."     ' .      .  Accused���������"The plates were regular  dinner size, your worship, and the  teapot had a broken spout."  Motor Busses as War Waggons  'The defep.ee of Verdun was planned  and executed on the supposition that  no  railroads   were   available.    Every  move was by motor.  The artillery, big guns and little,  which used to be drawn slowly into  action behind weary horses', now dash  up to their positions mounted; bodily  on rapid motortrucks. - It is quite a  common sight to see several batteries  of 75's. caissons and guns, lpade'd  upon high-horse-powurcd trucks, sail-  ins down the road like a streak.  "I have just made the trip by army  motor from Bar-lc-Duc to the citadel."  writes a war correspondent. " We  passed hundreds upon hundreds of  other motor-driven vehicles, ranging  in size from, tho smallest mator-cycle  or cycle-car to the trucks which every  wheel is a driving wheel, and which  can haul a house."  Alberta to be Big Dairy Producer  Alberta's .cheese-making 'industry is  making rapid strides.  Thirteen cheese factories turned out  372,G93 lbs. of cheese, compared with  70,581 lbs. made in five factories during 1914. An interesting' feature in  connection with the.cheese production  is that 50 per cent, of tho past season's  output was manufactured in the city  dairies of Calgary and Edmonton.  The creamery business of the province also made marked progress during the year, the creamery butter production being 7,400,000 lbs., compared  with 5;450,000 lbs. for tho previous  year.  Touching Wood  Whenever my wife comes up behind  me and pats my head, T know .she's  going to ask for money."  "She touches wood for luck, oh?"  A  Diplomat  Mrs. Exe���������"You always have such  wonderful   success   in  getting  people  to come to your parties."  Mrs. Wye���������"Oh, I always tell the  men that it's not to be a dress up affair and the women that it is."  Hair combs with removable teeth  that can be reolaced when broken have  been invented.  \j the Searching and Painstaking Work  iealthy Kidneys.  Pills for Nervous Troubles.��������� The  stomach is the centre of the nervous  system, and when the stomach suspends healthy action the result is  manifest in disturbances of the nerves.  If allowed to persist, nervous debility,  a dangerous ailment, may ensue. The  first consideration is to restore the  stomach to proper action, and there  is no readier remedy for this than  Parmelee's Vegetable Pills. Thousands  can attest the virtue of these pills in  curing nervous disorders.  W.  N.     U.  1109  Book Learning is Not All  It is a curious commentary on the  quality of human understanding that  so many writers should have laid so  much e"mphasis upon the fact that  Shakespeare's only "education" was  secured within the walls of the Stratford grammar school. What a world of  nonsense there is in the superstition  that a knowledge of books means a  knowledge of nature and mankind!  How much more nonsense there is in  the superstition that knowledge of nature and mankind cannot bo secured  except through the perusal of many  books!���������Outlook, New York.  In its circulation through the  body the blood not only carries nutrition to the _cells arid tissues, but also  left in the blood and the whole system is poisoned by impure blood.  Pains   in   the   back and 4imbs,  collects' the waste material resulting   severe headaches, lumbago and rheu-  from the breaking down of cells and  tissues, the ashes left by the fir.e of  life.  In due course the blood passes  through the kidneys to be purified of  rnatism are tbe natural result. Hardening of the arteries, excessive  blood pressure, weakening of the  heart's action, Bright's disease may be anticipated unless prompt action is taken.  "We like to tliink of Dr. Chase's Kidney-  Ask for Minard's and take no other.  No Links For Golfers  A movement is on foot in Great  Britain to do away with the golf links  throughout the country till the war  terminates. This is necessary, suv the  advocates, in order to economize horse  and man. In some instances golf  links are being planted with vegetables.  Old Gent���������"Whore were you born,  my boy?" T5oy���������-"In London, sir!"  Old Gent���������"What part?' Boy���������"All  ot me, sir, 'cept my 'air and teeth.  They was born in Birmingham and  Leeds respectively."  these poisonous impurities, and these Liver Pills.; as preventive. treatment, for by  filtering organs extract each day  about 50 ounces of liquids and 2  ounces of solids, 500 grains of urea  and 10 grains of uric acid, the material which is- found in rheumatic  joints.  Sudden changes of temperature  throw a great strain on the kidneys,  but it is overeating and drinking  that are the usual cause of trouble.  In a vain effort to remove the excess  of waste matter, the kidneys break  down, uric acid and other poisons are  their timely use you can readily prevent all  these dreaded disorders. Unlike other medicines for kidney troubles, they awaken the  action of liver and bowels as well as tho  kidneys, and thereby effect a prompt cleansing of the whole filtering and excretory  systems.  There is no way by which the action of  tho kidneys can be so quickly aroused and  the blood cleansed of impurities as by tho  use of Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills. It  is therefore the greatest of blood purifiers  and much sought for at this time of year,  when everybody feels tho need of a medi-  cino to cleanse from the system the accumulation of poisonous matter.  One pill a dose, 25 cents a box, all dealers, or Edmanson, Bates & Co., Limited, Toronto.  Do not bo talked into accepting a substitute.     Imitations  disappoint.  Dr. Chaos's Recipe Book, 1,000 selected recipes, sent frco If you mention this paper. - ,/'V  ���������II'  ���������A   SUN>   GRAND v FORKS,   B. C.  fi;  ',(���������'���������  A Wireless Freak  RELEASED  FRENCH   TROOPS  FOR OTHER  DUTIES  Aid Was None the Less Valuable for Being Indirect, This Fact  , Being Fully Appreciated in France���������Eloquent Testimony  Has Been Given in an Official French Document  Crippled    Shackleton    Ship    Flashed  ' News    of  Plight  Over    Nine  Hundred  Miles  The current number of The Wireless  Tress ��������� contains    an    article  . lauda-,  tory of the work of 1/   A. Hooke, the  wireless operator on the auxiliary bark  Aurora   of   the   ShacKlcton   Antarctic i .  expedition, who sent the first tidings j I remier Hughes of Australia says That Everything is at Stake  ADVOCATES OF PREMATURE PEACE DENOUNCED  H. Warner Allen, the representative  of tho British Press with the French  Army, writos-as follows:  France, both the Franco iu tho trenches and the France behind the lines,  fully appreciates the assistance given  by the British army during the battle  of Verdun. Morally, it was no small  encouragement to {he French troops,  who have fought so long and so heroically, to ki'iow how, by an effort unprecedented in the history of war, the  British Expeditionary Force had swelled in numbers to the size .of a great  Continental army, and.that they could  count on the, ungrudging support of  their comrades and allies. Materially,  it was an invaluable service that the  British troops were able to relieve  and release for other duties am.entire  French army that was holding one of  the most difficult sectors of the front.  The aid given was none the less valuable for being indirect, and it is de-  : si ruble, in the interests of historical  truth, that certain unfounded reports  should be contradicted. I ani authorized to' state that the announcement  reported to have been made in the  Australian Commonwealth Parliament,  to the effect that a brigade of Australian heavy aitillery was actually fight-  Jng at Verdun, is incorrect. Other  "rumors suggesting that British guns  - nnd British troops were actually taking part in the battle are equally without/IbuiKlation. The British army has  , given far more assistance than could  possibly have been afforded by such  piecemeal aid, and the French force  which has barred the wa;. to the Germans has remained entirely homogeneous. This fact is fully appreciated in France, and an eloquent testimony to the achievement of the  British army is given by the following document, which will be published  in the next number of the Bulletin  dosArmees, which may be regarded  ������s the official organ of the French  soldiers in the trenches:  ��������� On' September 25, 1915, when tho  whole French army was waiting impatiently in Champagne and Artois,  news-arrived that the British army at  ihcside of its French' Allies."'had  gained a brilliant victory. In a few  brief words it was'announced'to tlie  troops: "The English have taken-Loos.  They have made their way into' IIul-  .. luch. On a front of five miles, with a  depth ��������� in places of two-and-a-half  miles, they have carried the German  trenches by storm. They have taken  pris'-ri'-rs-nnd guns."  In the French army there was a  general outbreak of--enthusiasm. The  biothe'rhood of arms had been expressed in action. In close, contact  with the French, at the moment  chosen by the Allied General Staff, the  English had taken the offensive and  vigorously driven their way into the  enemy's lines. Their victory was a.  symbol and a promise. Everyone  realized this, and rejoiced accordingly.  Weeks have passed since then, and  the British army has never ceased  making itself more and more feared by  the-Germans.' The day lias gone by  when the enemy could pretend to  mock at'"the.-'contemptible little army  of Marshal French. Already in the  Cambresis General r'rench's soldiers  had given the first proof of their valor.  From Crecy-en-Brie to Coulommiers  they had taken their share-in, the  victory of the Marne, and since those  glorious marches, what. a. long . way  tltcy. hayeI gone and what progress they  'have' made' For months, at the side  of the French troops, the valiant soldiers of, Great Britain have served  their apprenticeship in modern war,  Mid as they gained in experience so  they increased in number. The 60,000  men of August, 1914, are today '2,500.-'  000. The" Expeditionary Force'has become a formidable army. It has often  been said that Time is fighting for  the Allies, but none of them has he  favored so greatly as the English.  It- has become a commonplace to  praise the organization., equipment,  and auxiliary services of the British  army. The striking figure of Tommy  Atkins nnd his smart bearing have  been lauded to the skies. With him  Hie French have sung tlie, chorus of  "Tippcrary." and perhaps in France  too much emphasis has been laid on  his picturesque side. There is, per-  hups, a danger of it being forgotten  that Tommy is a soldier in the most  trying of wars, and that lie fights as  a soldier should !  It is a fact, and a natural fact, that  these Englishmen, who are defending  nt their French comrades' side the  civilization and the liberty of the  world, enjoy games and exercise, and  do not lose the taste for them in their  cantonments behind the lines and  even in the trenches. In face of the  enemy, the Frenchman jokes and jests  as he is a'lwuys accustomed to. The  Englishman plays football between the  lines. This is a matter of temperament, an both have given their proofs  on the field of battle. Ask the German infantry what they think of the  warriors of lYouve Chapelle. Loos, or  St. Eloi. The successes of tlie British  army are sufficient evidence.  The list of these successes is a long  one. They are composed of daily  fjghts  throughout  twenty  months  of  war, of a thousand heroic and brilliant  episodes, of victories like those of  Loos, and of triumphs .like those just  won on the Ypres Canal at Comities  and at St. Eloi.  The blood of British soldiers���������soldiers of Great Britain and soldiers of  the Colonies���������lias mingled everywhere  with the' Wood of the French* At  every opportunity the British'' army  has proved its friendship and has only  one desire���������ever to do more for tlie  common cause.  Turkey Must be, Destroyed  No  Guarantee of    Safety  in    Europe  With  Turkey to   Make Trouble  . The first and most inevitable duty  '~f the Allies in tin's war is to rid tlm  \ujld of Turkey; not of :he Turk- as  individuals, but of Turkey as a State.  Whatever else is left undone, this task-  must be performed thoroughly, not  relentlessly or remorselessly, but in  a spirit of strict and stern justice and  as a measure of self-defence. There  can never be any guarantee of safety  in Europe with Turkey left to make  trouble; so much Enver Bey has demonstrated in 1he most thorough manner, and for this he, too, shall have  his reward when the war is over. If  he should be so unfortunate . us to  survive the advent of peace.  The. unpardonable sin of Turkey  against humanity and civilization in  this war has been that she has allowed  herself to become the catspaw of Germany in the hitler's effort to realize  her dream of world-wide domination.  It was Germany's long-plotted, coldblooded, deliberate purpose to take  possession of Asia Minor," Mesopotamia, Armenia, Persia, and India in  Asia, and of the whole of eastern  Africa from the Tsthmus of Suez to the  Cape of Good Hope. To accomplish  this the aid of Turkey was necessary,  and it was secured. It was no "part  of Germany's purpose to reveal .all  this to Enver Boy, but he knows it by  this time, as all other intelligent  Turks know it. A million Armenian's  have been -assassinated with fiendish-  ness; inconceivable-..and cruelties indescribable. ' Tlie" Turkish effort to  arouse a'"holy .war'' proved a failure,  but it is necessary' to .make further  attempts impossible, and the onty effective precaution is to dissolve the  Sultanate, to obliterate Turkey, and  to outlaw the harem.'.  Germany will, after the war, remain  a great power. What will become of  Austria-Hungary is less definitely ap  parent, but also it is of less importance. Hungary, may become an independent kingdom and Austria may  become a Germanic State; all the more  reason why Serbia should be made  powerful by the annexation of Bosnia  and Herzegovina, tho absorption of  Montenegro, and the acquisition of  so much of Bulgaria as will make the  latter harmless. Greece and Rou-  mania should get what is due to them,  nnd so far that obligation on the Allies  amounts to very little. With the  Balkan States arranged for, Constantinople in the possession of Hussia,  and the future of-Asia Minor and  Mesopotamia disposed of as might,  seem .most expedient in the interest-  of a world-wide peace, Germany  would bo Completely and hopelessly  shut within her own territory. If this  fate seems a. hard'one, it cannot be  called "unjust;' it is merely tlie mem-  esis of history. Germany not only  began'the war as a means of securing  world-wide domination, but she litis  prosecuted it in ways most likely to  harden the hearts of the Allies who  will be the dictators of the terms of  her surrender.���������Toronto Globe.  South   Africans    Charged     in   Stockinged Feet  South Africans had their first'engagement in the Western Desert a  few weeks ago. A mixed force of  Anzacs, Sikhs, and Yeomanry moved  out against a large enemy force coin-  posed of Senussi and Bedouin, in  uniforms and officered by Germans  and Turks. Rain and mud compelled  the abandonment of waggons ami  motors, etc.. half way.  The South Africans early suffered  from rifle fire because of their stature, and also suffered from the execrably heavy going, being unused  to footwork. A hundred of them were  sent back with sore feet, but on hearing the South African war cry they  turned to right about, and with their  boots in their hands charged back,  taking part in the fight all day.  While returning footsore to camp  all the South Africans refused lifts,  though many were carrying their  wounded and dead comrades. They  wore proud of their work, but longing for their horses.  to the world of the plight of that ves  sol. The message, published on March  25, was made possible by a "freak"  performance on tho. part of the wireless  equipment of the Aurora. The message was received by the Naval .Radio  Station of Williainstown and the radio  station at Melbourne, when the ship  was at least five times more distant  than the normal range ot her transmitting equipment.  The. Aurora which was the relief  ship of the expedition, bioke from her  moorings in 1'oss Sea on May ti, 10J5,  and was adrift in the ice for, ten  months. The wireless equipment, a  gift from the people of Sydney, Australia, had originally an c-fieelivp  transmitting radius of only 200. miles  A month before tho ship started on  her long drift, according to The Wireless i'ress, there were added twenty  feet to the aerial masts of the Aurora  As soon as the Aurora broke away  from her moorings, Hooke endeavored  to get in touch witli the members of  the marooned '..party ashore, hoping  that they had been able io erect tho  receiving set landed previously, and  it is just possible that the land parly  learned by these'signals of the Aurora's ill fortune and were able to make  the earliest possible provision against  an unexpected twelve months on land.  The wireless Press records the expedients to which Hooke resorted in  order to inform the world of the  plight of the vessel. '.'On June 1,  1915," it says, "Hooke, basing his  ho^lPs on the fleeting possibilities of  abnormal wireless conditions, commenced to call Australia, but without  success. He nUribn.cd his total failure to elctrieal phenomena peculiar  to the polar regions, and he made exhaustive experiments with all sorts  of makeshifts in the hope of getting  definite results. It is well, perhaps,  for Hooke and his fellow adventurers  that they did not know the real reason  for (heir non-success, as'the hopes'of  relief which buoyed them up until  j their return might have been shat-  'tered.  "In the first place, the Commonwealth of Australia, in the interests  of economy, had recalled the staff of  the wireless-station at Maequarie Island. This removed the first possibility of intercommunication, with the  little party drifting in the antarctic  ice. Secondly, owinsr to military reasons, the transmitting apparatus at  Awarua had been transported to a  more distant.place,-so that had it been  possible for the.Aurora by a combination of favorable' circumstances to  send distress signals as far distant  as New Zealand she would not have  received  any  reply.  "Hooke, however, stuck to his post.  It was on July 22, 2915, that the  Aurora 'was terribly crushed in the  ice. The vessel was then 100 miles  from land and 500 ���������miles from the nearest food depot. Hooke again overhauled his apparatus, oven to the ex-  lent of lowering and re-erecting his  I masts, in the hope that by so doing he  mialit help those on shore and. his  fellows on what' appeared to be a  doomed ship. iVight after night he  sat in his cabin with the telephone  receivers strapped around his head,  straining to catch sounds which would  tell of the world's' knowledge of their  fate and efforts at'rescue. Twice he  heard faint signals, on Amrust 17 and  2G, but they were unintelligible,  "Then there came the blizzard. On  September 15, 19.15, the Aurora was  dismasted, the wireless aerial going  with the debris. 'Twice were new antennae divised by linking up the main  mast with ice hummocks, but Maequarie Island remained silent���������no one  had been left to listen. At the end  of February, with the ice breaking,  the Aurora was freed to drift with her  rudder broken.  "But the wireless operator's story  now changes from sadness to joy. On  March 25, with a quadruple aerial  eighty foot above deck, he succeeded  in obtaining definite signals from stations i/i Tasmania and New Zealand.  990 miles' distant. Then followed the  message which sin riled the globe.  This message was transmitted 900  miles with an apparatus normally  suitable for about 200 miles radius,  and eclipsed for a day at least the  interest in the great world war. Hooke  admits that navigalion '.v.r- ^vatly  assisted on the return journey by the  time and other signals received by  him from the New Zealand stations."  In This War, and That There Can be no Peace Until the  Treacherous Nation of Germany is Beaten   O    A Fatal Mistake  German    Aviator    Lands    in    British  Lines and  Machine of the  Latest  Typo   Was  Captured  A. unique incident occurred when  for the Brst' time during the war so  lar as is known, an aeroplane mistook  a hostile'aerodrome for its own.  Through the morning mist the aviators at one of tho British aerodromes  saw a-German'machine circling as if  it were about to descend. Without  interfering with its movement:*, thinking that it had lost its bearings they  ���������watched'it come lower until it finally  swept past and came, to a rest.  . This German "aviator and his pilot  saw their mistake too Jate when figures in khaki came' running up and  they realized that they were prisoners.  The captured machine was a new one  of "the latest type.  Tho great aerial activity of these  days has brought forth many daring  deeds and there have tteen numerous  narrow escapes.. One British machine  was struck by anti-aircraft gun shell  which passed through the body of tlu>  aeroplane under the foot of the pilot,  the shell exploding without harming  the. engine. All the aviator felt was a  lurch and. he. went on his way.  Another British, aviator pursuing a  German machine toward the earth  found, that his control power was ���������not  working and he descended to a road  ���������inside the German lines. The shock  of landing righted the lever and he  rose successfully, turning his machine  gun. before returning, on the German  aviator/and his pilot who had left  their machine after making a lauling.  The British aviators then returned  safely to their own lines.  Prohibition in Denver  In a speech delivered at Edinburgh,  Premier Hughes of Australia said:  After nearly two years of war tho  end is not yet in sight, but yet there  exist in our country some people to  whom the war has taught xcry little,  How does'the war go today? Arc we  inarching steadily and surely to the  point when we shall wrest the sceptre  from the grasp of the military despotism which has for 40 years menaced  the civilization of Europe ". and has  vowed, our destruction ?  I wish I could say that I thought  that in a little while all would be  well, that our arms would be speedily  crowned with victory, but in face of  'lie facts, as far as I know them, I  cannot do so. I believe, however, as  firmly as it is possible for a man to  believe, that it is impossible that  Germany should win this war. But  unless we marshal all the resources  of the empire, decisive victory will  not be ours. There can be, and must  be, iio half-measures at "'such a crisis  as this. There are men who speak  of peace, who urge that it is the  bound on duty of the. British people  to make peace before Germany is defeated. In the words of one spokesman, it is said there is nothing that  now devides England and Germany  worthy'of the sacrifice of a single human life. 1 confess that when 1 think  of a man boasting of British blood in  his veins who dares utter such a sentiment it fills me with anger and  nausea.  Nothing, forsooth, dividing England  and Germany worn.-,^ the sacrifice of  a single human life? Why, everything  divides-us.' The gulf between Heaven  and Hell is not wider than the gulf  that stands between Enorland and Germany. What a confession of decadent  futility is laid bare in ���������these words.  Thank God, the virus of degeneracy  has not eaten into the vitals of this  nation,  but there  are    some    excres-  Lack of Whiskey Does Not Kill a City I ",u<*   wh!.c������.   assuming   an   import-  v,,..,, n..w.u��������� i  ,   ������ ll'������y tl0 ,J0t Reserve, would wish  Very  Quickly J thp   v,orl(j  tQ  tMuk  ^ su(jh   senU_  Denver under prohibition! The very  idea is a startling one, and when Colorado went diy on January 1, J910, the  ���������'wets" freely predicted ihe utter ruin  of business, and even some of the  "drys" wondered how Denver- would  stand'it. But nearly four months have  gone, and ilie business men of Denver  are'beginning to realize that they are  not, dead yet, and some of them are  even hopeful of surviving for some,  time-to come.. Here are a few of the  facts. The Gas and Electric Light Co.  had prophesied a d. >.p of ?! 15.000 a  month, but instead the very first  month showed a gain of .?'10,Oo6. The  banks also had been afraid of the dry  spell, but the first month gave them  2,000 new deposits which aggregated  $757,000. Tlie department stores report that their collections are just  24 per cent, aiiead of a >iw ago. There  has been, however, quite a heavy  slump reported by the pawnshops'.  .Prohibition appears to be distinctly  unfavorable'to them, and it also hits  the undertakers rather a hard blow.  The Italian Methodist Episcopal mission has also been affected. This mission had been furnishing free meals  for 150 poor children, and since prohibition went into force they lwive not  been able to find the poor children.  They now .eat at home. In building  permits for February, Denver showed  an increase of 185 per cent., over last  year, while the average increase for  142 leading United States cities was  only 2J per cent. Evidently the lack  of whiskey docs not kill a city very  rapidly.���������Fi'oin an  Exchange.  Uncle Ernest (improving the shining  hour)���������And what do we do with tho  flesh of the whale?  Bobby���������Eat.it.  Uncle Ernest (sarcastically)���������Oh_do  we? And what do we do* with the  bones?  Bobby���������Put 'em on the edge of tlie  plate.  The Unbeatable Factor  Scold Great Britain by all means;  but, oh brethren, try to do it with intelligence. "Beaten in this war," is  she? You will find, judge, that she.  is not. only unbeaten, but unbeatable.  Called upon to be all things to all  men and Nemesis to Germany, she  has slipped up in some particulars,  but she is not only going still, but  going strong, and she is today frit'  one unbeatable factor in the allied  combination.���������From the New York  Life  Shakespeare's Popularity  H the test of popularity is the store  set upon greatness by the number of  books printed relating to a man. then  the number of, sets of Shakespeare's  books placed upon the market���������800.-  000���������settles his pre-eminence in that  respect as well as in many others.  Allowing seven volumes to each set  that woiild bring up the figure to U.-  C0O.00O.  This number is ten tunes that of  the total number of books housed in  the Bodleian Library and not far short  of double the British .Museum total,  which is steadily increasing at the  rate of 100.000 vo'him.'.s each year.  The British .Museum Library catalogue, by the way, contains nearly  5,000 entries relating to Shakespeare,  and the collection of Shakespearenna  on its shelves exceeds 20.000 sex>arate  books.  What Passed  Magistrate���������"Describe what passed  between you in the quarrel with vour  wife." '  Accused~"The plates were regular  dinner size, your worship, and the  teapot had a broken spout."  To Relieve Congestion  Two lmu.stuil measures have been  under consideration by the Legislature uf Massachusetts. One provides  for an appropriation for homesteads  or small houses with plols of ground  for mechanics, laborers and other persons in the suburbs of cities and  towns. The other bill authorizes any  city to acquire land for the purpose  of 'teaching agriculture to its inhabitants, iiz'.-b.Kling school children,  adult's and family grollps,  "Dad.   what's a symposium?"  "It's  a sort of meeting, my boy, so called  because   a   lot  of  simpletons   usually  \ pof e at it!"  menfs as these are representative of  the  public opinion  of Britain today.  No principle at stake?   Is it nothing  that Ge.i'many stands upon  the very  entrails of Belgium, amidst the smoking  ruins of  the  great  architectural  monuments    of civilization    amongst  outraged women and children?   Is it  nothing that she   should   roam   thft  seas-as a bloody-minded pirate, sending  innocent non-combatants  to  the  hot torn of the sea without warning?  i    Not only government, but civilization itself is at stake.    Our national  independence is  at  stake,  our  economic welfare  is at stake, everything  is    at    stake���������everything,    spiritual,  moral and material  for which we. as  a people   stand.     The    teachings of  history, the lessons of experience, cannot move such men as those of whom  I complain, neither can any appeal to  patriotism, of which lhey''are incapable, for patriotism is Die . inherent  gift of virile and resolute men, not of  those  who are    pallid,    feeble,    and  sickly.   The thing in which they wrap  themselves  |������ the   measure  of  their  own anaemic souls.    They call it internationalism,  but it is in  fact the  sickly and pallid reflection of   their  own temperament and nature. Thank  God the number of such men is insignificant, it is well they "should be  fold plainly and that the world should  know  that such  sentiments are con-  temptiblc*to the minds of free people,  and that we will never lay down our  arms until German military despotism  is crushed.  Are we to be told we are so decadent  and powerless that we must make  terms with Germany, that we are to  clasp our brother German by the  hand and call him "karnarade?" He  who has approached us with the left  hand of fellowship, all the while holding a stiletto behind his back to give  us a treacherous blow at the first opportunity? lie whose fingers drip with  blood of the innocents, befouled with  every cruel and cowardly outrage? I  hope to God the day will never come  when v/e shall so foiget our manhood.  The conduct of Germany has driven  even America to issue an ultimatum.  Peace now would mean not only our  national degradation and our economic ruin, but we should be giving  up everything and receiving nothing.  There can bo no peace until this  hypocritical, treacherous and barbarous nation of Germany has been  beaten to its knees. (Cheers.)  Beating Germany  An American neutral authority tell*,  us that a "special correspondent" of  the strongest Teutonic prejudices  wired an American newspaper from  Berlin the oilier day that .$100 in  American money would buy 523 marks  in that city. The normal price of .$100  is a shade over 420 marks. Bight in'  the Kaiser's capital, therefore, the  Kaiser's money was at a discount of  more than 20 per cent.���������Winnipeg  Tribune,  Torn���������\\ hen you proposed to her I  suppose she said, "This iB bo sudden!"  pick���������Xo; she was hone?/ and laid,  '"1 his suspense ban been terrible."-  BoEton Transcript.  jglfiSffi^^^BiftHSWmiHBWilWB THE   SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,   B. G:  and   a   dozen   or more Other , and the consumer, while it also con-,  commissions     appointed    in  British Columbia during ' the  last four years.' It has cost  the  two   governments   more  than $250,000, half  of which  has   beeii paid   by the province.    For its members it was  a bonanza. They received $30  a day, rain or shine, Sundays,  holidays���������in short,   3G5  days  out of 365.    The .commission  was   a top-lofty, majestic  institution, too, for  it. grandly  ignored constitutional  limitation.     Commissioner    Shaw,  the member  for Kamloops.in  the provincial legislature,drew  his $30 per diem���������.wenty for  services and ten for living allowance���������during the time  he  was supposed  to  be earning  his   sessional   indemnity    of  $1000  during   the legislative  session. And they traveled like  rajahs. The last volume of the  public accounts includes items  for auto hire totaling $0000 in  one year.   The transportation  bill of the C.P.R. in that year  was $8811, while the chartering of the steamer Cassiar cost  $1085. The whole account for  the one year was $96,712, half  of which was paid by  British  Columbia.   Whether we shall  hear any more of this $250,000  potlatch beyond the  publication of its report or the possible appointment   of . another  commission  to  check  up its  work   is  highly   improbable.  Besides more commissions are  coming, in  contemplating the  cost of which we will be expected to forget all about the  Indian commission.  In cost and duration of active service the  Indian  commission which  completed   its  labors a few days  ago  holds  the record in  British   Columbia.    This is an  achievement  indeed, for it had  ambitious  rivals.    It   had   to    contend  against  the agricultural  and  labor commissions, which put  forth heroic  efforts   to maintain the pace, but   it   outdistanced  them; in fact  it  kept  in the running so long that we  had begun to regard   it as  a  permanent institution, a  sort  of a cross   the   taxpayers  of  British Columbia had to carry  in  expiation of their folly in  keeping the  McBride-Bowser  ministry in office.    Nevertheless, the members of the  Indian commission ought not to  hold the other commissions in  contempt.     The  agricultural  and labor investigators  oper-  atek for more than a year and  cost   the ' country something  like  $100,000.    They    might  have made a larger dint in the  treasury but for the  insistent  demand from the public   that  they bring their  activities  to  an end.  Besides, they did not  have the same inducement to  keep alive.    Their, remuneration was not as large as  that  which was drawn by the members of the Indian commission,  which in addition had an  expense bill to which there was  nolimit !.  W.J.Cook,  of the local  The Indian commission was customs office,  has  returned  appointed on   agreement  be- fVom his annual vacrtion  trip  ,            .    . ,���������      , -^      to Christina lake.    -  tween the provincial and Do-   minion  governments  in   the!        The Eggs Marks Act  latter   part   of   1913.     It was'     The   Eg&s    Marks   act,   recently  composed largely of Tory poli- Pap8ed  h? the ^gWative asseoiblv  at Victoria, contains   a  number   of  ticians, resembling uv this  re- clausPB whicb are of the greatest in  spect   the   labor,   agricultural  tereBt   to   both   the poultry farmer  'tains numerous instructions to  the  retail and other merchants;  Every   person  .carrying   on   the  business  of selling first;grade egejs,  which   means  all   fresh eggs which  may be used for' boiling   purposes,  must placard tbe receptacfe containing the eggs with .a sign   compossed  of letters  not  less than four inches  in height, stating the name   or  the  province or  country  of origin, and  the additional words "Fresh," "Cold  Storage,"    or    "Preserved."    ''Pre  served" applies to eggs in which the  natural deterioration has been   pre  vented or arrested   by   any] means  proc<-a-< oy treatment whatsoever.  A similar rule applies to "second-  grade t-ggs " which must hear a pla  card "Cooking Eggs," which means  any eg������s that are unsuitable for  other than cooking purposes  In addition to the above, every  preserved eeg must have the word  '���������Preserved" stamped upon it, while  every Chinese egg must bear an inscription '���������Chinese." 'AH these  stamps are to be formed of got hie  letters and are to be printed in dur  able ink, and must be perfectly legi  hie. All boxes or other receptacles  containing eggs ��������� are to be plainly  marked with the country of origin  o_ thf eggs as well as the grade.  Manufacturers, .bakeries, r st u-  ranls, hotels and similar places us  ing Chinese eggs are to hang conspicuous signs in their places in  which are stated in letters hot .Jess  than four inches high, the #nrds  "Chinese esgs used herp," or 'Chin-'  e.������e eggs 8<>Ld her",'' as the case may  he.  For  Up-to-Date Jewellery  Go to  Timberlake,Jon^Co.:/:        .���������;.;;  Newest Styles Choicest Patterns  Lowest Prices  TNMMIttftK  The Quality Jewellers  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  orrison's  >tore  Has  a full stock of Groceries---Fruits  and  Vegetables  m season���������at RIGHT PRICES  ry Our Blue Ribbon jJTea at 45c per Pound  None Better  Phone 85  First Street  Grand Forks  House to Let���������Empty Aug. 1st;  eight rooms; ��������� central. Cabinet,  ,-toves, carpets, hlinds, some furni  lure, books, tent, poultry and fine  garden crop for sale; bargain.  Phone 1148.  S HOT ^n^ now 1S tne ^me to tnm^ ������f  LflW 8   summer wearables.   We can supply  your Wants, and, remember, all  at  Ileduccd  Prices, so naturally it is to your advantage to  do your shopping here.  MW      9    Q T? .  [_.     ,     Everything  Ylen s Summer furnishings t0 make a  man cool and comfortable even during the approaching hot weather. Light weight summer  underwear, outing shirts, cashmere, worsted and  cotton socks.  Ready!  Men's Smart Suits me.fanci  young men, made of fine worsteds, mohairs, cheviots  and  summer serges.    Latest style and workmanship.   It's natural you should want the best.  E        r 1       Let  us  fill your grocery orders for tlie  ataDleS  coming   month.     Good    goods.    Good  Dates of Fall Fairs  The department of agriculture   has  issued tlie following fall fair dates for  the season' of 191 6:  Circuit 3���������  Chilliwack, September 13-15.  A.Hergrove, September 15.  Matsqui, September'16.  . Langley, Septeinbei 19.  Richmond, September 19-20.  "   Rurquitlam, September 21.  Circuit 4���������  Barriere. September 13.  Hefley Creek, September 14-15.  Pritchard, September 19.  Karaloops, September 20-22.  Salmon Arm, September 22 23.  Kelowna, September 26-27.  Armstrong, Sept. 28-Oct. 2.  Eagle River (Malakwa), Octoher 3  Circuit 5���������  Gateway. September 5.  Craubrook, September 6-7.  Windemere, September 13-14.  GoMen, September 15.  Fruitvale. Septamber 18.  Trail, Septombpr 19 20.  Nelson, September 20 "22  Boswell, September 22.  Grand Forks, September 25-2G.  Greenwood, September 27.  Circuit 6���������  Revplstoke. September 21-22.   ".  Robson, September 25.  Slocan City, September 26.  New Denver, September 27 2S.  Burton, September 30.  Needles, October 3-4.  Arrow Lake (Nakusp),  Oct. 4-5.  Creston, October 7.  Circuit 7���������  Nicola, October 6.  Penticton, October 9-10.  Summerland, October 11-12.  Kalamalka (Oyama), October 14.  The Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to any $2 a year paper printed in the  Boundary. This is the reason why  we do not have to resort to gambling  schemes to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  The Sun is the largest and . best  newspaper printed in the Boundary  country, and the price is only one-  half that of its local contemporaries.  It is a valuable advertising medium  because its large subscription list  has been obtained, and is maintained,' merely on its merits as a  newspaper. It uses no indirect or  questionable methods to secure subscribers. .  Granby Shipments  The following are the monthly  shipping figures from the Granby  mine at Phoenix to the Grand Forks  smelter:  1915.  Tons.  42,211  63,091  69,948  85; 382  January..  February  March..'.  April  1916  Tons  83,802  77,048  86,782  90,786  May'...:  100,693  June  103,004  July  101,058  August.'  103,062-  Septembe... 93,245  October...... 96,430  November... 82.IS7  December... 94,475  Total 1,034,786  Addressing Mail to Soldiers  In order to facilitate the handling  of mail at the front arid to insure  prompt delivery it is requested that,  all mail be addressed as follows:  (a) Regimental number.  '     (b)  Rank.  '(c), Namtv  (<l) Squadron, battery or company  (e) Battalion, regiment (or other  unit); staff appointment or department.       ^ -.  (f) Canarlian Contingent.  (g) British Expeditionary Force,  (h) Army Post, London, England.  Unnecessary    mention   of     higher  formations, such as brigades, dvisions,  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay.  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture.  Made  to Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done.  R.C. M cCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENDE  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty^  service.  Low prices. Prompt delivery.  CUSTOMS RECEIPTS  R.R.Gilpin, custom?. officer at  this port, makes the following detailed report of the customs receipts  ut the head ofb><* in this city and 'it  ! the various sub-customs offices, for  the month of June, 1916:  Grand Forks  ; $3,291 01  Phoenix    1,901.44  Carson       814 90  Cascade            52 85  Independent Brand  Counter Check  oofcs  P. A.  Z.   PARE,  Proprietor  Yale Hotel, First Street  Total   86,060 20  PBONE 30  EVERYTHING TO EAT AND WEAR  Poultrymen  Improve Your  Flocks  For Sale���������Fifty S.U.White  Leghorn Cockerels. Bred  for egg production only.  Your choice at $2.00 each.  J. A. cTWcCALLUM,  ORAND FORKS, 15. C.  Made in Toronto. The  br������st counter check books  on the market today.  Eastern Prices  We have a two years'  contract to handle these  books. Call and see samples  At The Sun Office  >o������jL!  The man at the head of affairs  whether at home or in business, is  the one whose attention you wish  to  attract.  Our paper goes into the best class  of homes and is read by the head of  th* family. That accounts (or the  results obtained by the use of  Classified   Want   Ads.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKE   your  repairs  to   Armson, Bboe   re  jmirer.    Tho   Hub.    Look for tlie   B\p  Moot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHEST CASH PRICES rmirt for old Stove  and   Unlives.    E. C. Peeklmm,   Seoond'  tut lid Store.


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