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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Jul 24, 1914

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 Ketvle Valley  Orchardist  THIRTEENTH, YEAR-No. 39  GRAND FORKS,  B. C, FRIDAY, JULY 24, 1914  $1.00 PER YEAR  - -It is always pleasant to read words  of .praise of the town^and.district'  in which we live. Telephone Talk  for July, in a profusely-illustrated  article, gives the following' description of Grand Forks and tbe Kettle  valley:  Nothing   in the world looks more  like the pyramids of Egypt at a dis  "tance^than the large cones of .granulated   slag   that attract attention to  "  the , big   Granby   smelter at Grand,  Forks, as they aresilhuetted against  the   sky.    That   they   are there is  proof that- much ore has been  taken  trom the mountains   and   converted  into red cooper   matte, an   industry  of which the city is proud.    Mining  brings wealth  to Grand   Forks, but  future prosperity has  another   base  0 equally   substantial.    Thousands of  arable acres in one  area  are   tojj be  found in tbat southeastern section of  tbe province, and cultivated ranches  are features  of  the   scenerv   there  abouts.  Hundred-acre orchards   are  ���������    not unknown and  prosperous farms  indicate the fulfilment of. the hope of  those who have taken up land there.  To   make   the   fruit   crop of the  Grand   Forks   district  a  realizable  asset,-not-onlyvis there a good market   in   the   mining towns  of   the  Boundary and  Kjotenay   districts,  but transportation facilities  are  excellent, and the markets of the middle west are easily available.    Rail  way facilities are exceptional, and a  network of roads  radiate  from   the  city.    The Canadian Pacific railway  system   extends   to   that portion of  the   province;   tbe   Great N'orthern  route   is   via   Grand  Forks  to the  western part of the   Boundary   and  the Similkameen;   a line extends up  the Kettle river; the  Kettle   Valley  line   runs   west,   and is being completed to the coast.    Such  lines of  communication give invaluable ship  ping   facilities   to  the  district, the  fruit and farm  products   of   which  are   rapidly  increasiug in amount.  Grand Forks has been long separated  from the coast, but with   the Kettle  Valley with a part of the   Canadian  Pacific railway system through from  tbe   prairies, there will be  a   more  compact   British   Columbia.     The  importance   of   this new avenue of  commerce can not be too highly estimated, since it passes through districts in which there is  considerable  settlement   already,   and   with  the  worth of thc   land   proved   railway  facilities will encourage   the   advent  of more producing settlers. Not only  will the districts enroute be benefited  but the trade that will develop  will  find   its   way   to  such distributing  centres as Grand Forks.' Commercial  expansion is a probability of the immediate future.  The Granby is the largest   copper  ing proposition at Observatory Inlet  on tbe northern coast. This iR only  one instance of what is being done  to exploit the mineral resources of  the province, the development of  which is its chief industry. The  success of the present holds out  promise of- continued activity far  into'the future/; , -  - "JT;irhber is another'of'the'-assets of  the Grand, Forks district. Sawmills  have been operated there for many  years', and - .the supply of raw material is sufficient to guarantee operation for many years to come.  Twenty million feet of logs are floated .down the Kettle river annually  to be made into lumber, which is'  distributedthroughout the district  and among prairie towns  These   three   principal   resource.-  attracted settlers to the Grand Forks  district,   and   twenty   years   ago- a  name was given the   new city.    Today it is a thriving centre, well   laid  out, with substantial business blocks,  handsome residences and  imposing  public buildings.    The.city owns its  ow.n electric power plant,which supplies a continuous light   and   power  service.'  It owns its own waterworks  system, .with an available  source of  supply sufficient for the needs   of  a  much larger population.   A concrete  reservoir, with a 500,000-gallon   capacity, was completed last summer.  There are   two   chartered  banks, a  trust   company, two   weekly  newspapers, a hospital, in short all those  institutions which"follow tBe 'deveU  opment of a growing city.   The new  provincial courthouse was erected at  a cost of $60,000, and a new federal  building has also been recently completed to meet tbe rapidly increasing  requirements.    The   local  adminis  tration has been marked by an   aggressiveness  and   efficiency    which  has brought credit on both the   city  council   and   the   board   of trade.  That the citizens take such  a   keen  interest in civic and   public  institutions indicates the progressive spirit  that has made Grand Forks the well  established city that.it is.  Scenic charm is an attractive feat  ure of the district. Climatic advantages are not surpassed anywhere in  the province. Grand Forks is particularly fortunate in having within  such easy reach Christina lake, a  beautiful body of water, twelve  miles distant. Good roads enable  tbe motorist to make the journey in  short time, while the railway run is  convenient, the route of the Cana  dian Pacific railway being along the  shore. Among the larger cities of  the Boundary and Kootenay, Grand  Forks is among the very few that  have delightful water resorts, which  THE  BOARD OF TRAD  There was not a gre.at dea] of  business transacted at thc meeting  of the board of trade on Wednesday  evening. President DeCew occupied  the chair.  .A letter  was   read   from   W.   P.  'Kenney, of the Great Northern   railway.    Mr. Kenney stated "that   the  reports concerning the quality of the  ore at Gloucester would    not permit  his   company   to  make any further  investigations of the eamp     In' view  of the fact that the report of the ex  pert recently sent by the government,  to   examine   the   eamp has not yet  been made public, the hoard   was of  the opinion  that  Mr.   Kenney   had  been misinformed.    The letter   was  referred to the industrial committee.  Letters were read from Hon. Martin Burrell, minister  of agriculture,  and W. P. Anderson, of the agricultural department, Ottawa,   in   reference to the board's request for black  bass fingerlings with which to   stock  Christina     lake. -   Both   gentlemen  gave a   final   refusal to the request,  claiming that black bass are indigenous to the waters of that lake.  President   DeCew   reported   that  the city council had   agreed to bear  850-of the ex-penae-for-the-entertainment of the Canadian Pacific railway  officials.  A petition circulated among the  resident of tbe North Fork country,  above Lynch Creek, by Thomas  Funkley, asking the post office de-  pratment to establish post offices at  Lynch Creek and Gloucester, was endorsed by the board. The petition  contained between eighty and ninety  names.  The attention of the board was  directed to the letter recently published from the provincial department of mines, from which it was  inferred that the government made  quanitative assays for prosrjectors  free of charge. One prospector in  this city recently received conclusive  evidence to the contrary from Victoria  in the shape of a $3 bill. The secretary was instructed to write tbe  minister of mines for a clearer interpretation of the law on  this subject.  OF IHE CUT RIFLEMEN GET  y  L'O^ilvie, of the Gerrard, B.. C,  fish hatchery, arrived in the city on  Tuesday with 6000 salmon trout fry.  The fish were placed in the North  Fork, at the .Humming Bird bridge,  the same day by Mr. Ogilvie and Leo  Mader.  The Gra.nd Forks corps of school  cadets left on Monday for- Kaslo,where  they will spend the week under canvas. The boys, twenty seven in number, made a good appearance as they  marched to the depot, dressed in their  new uniforms and carrying their rifles.  I '      The handsome new bandstand recently erected opposite John Donaldson's store, in the.West end was formally opened by the Grand Forks band  last Friday evening. ; A varied and  lengthy program was rendered, much  to the enjoyment of the large gather  ing of citizens. Free-refreshments  were served by Messrs. Peterson and  Dinsmore.  F. B. McKeehan, the popular chief  immigration inspector stationed at  Marcus, has been removed from office  by the Democratic administration.  Mr. McKeeban formerly lived in this  city.  The Laurier mine,at Laurier,Wash.(  winch has been closed down for a  short.time, will begin operations ajjain  in a few days and put in a tram, as  ore has been developed in sufficient  quantity to warrant to begin ship  ,ping.. --    --,.-...���������   r\- - -   --  --"-    /'  Mr. Clarke, of Vancouver, assistant  post office inspector, was in the  city this week. He went over the  ground of, the proposed rural free delivery route, aud it is likely that tenders will be called for the same shorely.  VV. J. Galipeau, manager of the  Grand Forks Concrete company, made  a business trip to Westbridge this  week, returning home on Thursday.  ���������The-imembers of  tbe   team   from  the Kettle River Valley   Rifle  association who participated in the annual  shoot of tbe  Interior   British   Columbia  Rifle  association   at Nelson  last week, returned home Saturday,  loaded clown with silverware.    Tbe  prizes   brought   back  consisted   of  four cups���������Headquarters association,  cup,   Daily   News  cup, Fernie and  Fort Steele Brewing company's cup,  and the   Barrett   (tyro  aggregate)  cup���������besides three medals and fifty  prizes     Tbe   names   of  those who  shot, together with the scores made,  follow:  F.   Hutton ;   99  J.   Hutton ���������    94  R. Lamond         97  W. H. Dinsmore    94  \V.  Liddicoat    94  Neil McCallum ���������  Total  +78  The Nelson   team   made   475, and  Fernie 465.  MISSING MAN  F  The city electrician this week is installing fifty new street lights in sub  stitution for some that have outgrown  their   usefulness. ,. The new lights are  said to give a much better  tion than the old ones for  amount of cost.  illumina  the same  H. A. Sheads and Rev. Hayman  returned on Saturday from a week's  fishing outing on Kootenay river. As  an evidence of their luck,they brought  back two baskets of fish.  Thomas  A.    Mclntyre,   who disappeared last week withont   leaving  any   trace as  to his whereabout or  what   had   happened   to .him, was  from early in    the week.    On   Monday his wife   received   a   telegram",  dated at Tacoma. Wash., from  him,  saying that he was well and  that be  would     write   tbe   following   day.  A few days   later   a   letter   arrived  from   him,   but   the  contents have  not   been   divulged.    Dispondency  caused by financial reverses is given  as the reason   for his disappearance.  On Sunday last  the  members  of  the Knights of Pythias lodge   made  a thorough search of the Kettle river  in the   hope   of  discovering   some  trace of the missing man.  Bell-Baker  G.   A.   S.  Bell,    the   well-known  North Fork rancher, and Miss C. M.  Lost���������A voting contest for a piano.  Last heard of in Grand Forks   a year  ago.    The finder will be suitably pun  ished   by   returning   the  same to the  owner.  A report from Shusway, B. C, says  Baker, of London, England, a sister'that Robert Mcintosh, who lived in  of H. A. C.-Baker, of this city, were  tllis citV ft'' '������firiy }'������fl1'*. died at that  married at the Anglican   church   in ; P|,lce recti,lfcl>'-_J   allow urban residents opportunity of  Phoenix last Tuesday.    The  couple!     p.^   .���������   t|)0   Noith ,r���������rk (i1kivo  travelled to Phoenix and back again   Lynch creak is reported to  be  excel  boating, camping and fishing. Chris  tina lake is two or three miles  wide  in   one   of   K c> Hennjger's motor  lent at present  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during tbe past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  and twelve miles long, and its charm  is enhanced by its situation among  the hills. With increasing motor  traffic along the international highway,' this lake will become a very  popular resort.  There has been a  telephone   line  cars.    Upon their return   to   Grand '  Forks a wedding supper was  served!     T" this ago, the record of the   telo-  . .,     , . ,r ,    ,,       T  ,��������� ' phone is an important partot   thc rec  at the home of Mr.   and   Mrs. J. T I orrl of a(lviiricemenfc.    For tllat ,.eason  Lawrence,    the   couple    afterwards ��������� Telephone Talk, tho   magazine  issued  Min.  Max.  fv?,  93  18���������Saturday   ...  . 56  97  19���������Sunchy,....  . it-\  90  . 60  74  ..  11  79  22���������Wednesday.  . 43  81  2;J ���������Thursday....  . 52  -S7  Inches  Rainfall   .. O.'lo  Cascade, where it con-  smelter in the British empire. It j constructed by VV. H. Beach between  represents a concern that has paid  millions in dividends, money made  out of the- great deposits of low-  grade ore which abound in the  Boundary district. Mining in British Columbia is now conducted on  a very substantial basis, and the  success of the Granby,   drawing  its  taking an auto trip   to   tbeir  future; by  -the   British   Columbia Telephone  the lake and  nected with the British Columbia  Telephone line to Grand Forks.  Connection with the city is  now  to'  "Tbe-Order of the Grain of  Mustard Seed." founded by Count Zin-  According to tho current   issue'of the j zendorf, tbe great hymn writer, will  . magazine,   thirty nine   telephone   ex | be the subject of a brief  address by  ,nthe. changes are operated.    One article de- j Rev. Charies W. King at the Baptist  district lor a number of years. I heir  tails   extensions   of    outside   olants'  t      u a     t ��������� i-     i  .   j i������ii������   uwiiisiuiia   ui    uuisi e   piariLs  church Sunday   morning  combined  service.    There will be  an  recent arrival from the old   country, ! ^ucoru'n������ l0 l������������ ���������r������������������   '*��������������������� "f ^  borne up tbe   river.    Tbe bride is a I company, i.s interesting to everybody  recent arrival from  while Mr. Bell has  resided  district for a number of yea  friends extend congratulations. j which are in progress, as well as addi    ; tions   to  equipment   in several of the ,  of,ices-    Tliesc are a"   on accounb   of j with Frances Ridley  Havargal   and  hp   p\vpn   to   thnsp who snpnrl nnr- ! ' Green' iM'l '     '"   Koot(-nay>   new business,indicating a live growth. ! the story of   her hymn,   'Thy Life  be   given   to  triose who spend por- j and NF< M(jKa���������   M#P>P#  for s]o.   - '  tions of the summer months at the <     ��������� ..       ��������������� ,���������   .  , .       : ican, were in the  city  on    Wednes-  lake, and also to the permanent set-1 ,  One of the feature articles in the mag-   Was Given for Me." This is the sec.  The   band   concert   which      was  tiers.    To make this line of theful  ore  from   the  great glory holes at'est benefit, apparatus has been   in-  Phoenix, has   been  such   that   the1 stalled whereby it can  be   switched'scheduled for last Wednesday even  c impany has invested   several   mil- on the British Columbia  Telephone  ing at the school ground,   has   been  v lions of dollars in another big   min- (Continued on Paijii J,.^ postponed until the 29th.  azine    this   month    is   descriptive   of ond of a serieg of eveI)ingg   wilh the  ; Grand Forks and district.    Tins city, ,                .             ,   ,  as many British   Columbians know, is ������reat h3"mn vvr,ters ond the stor-v "f  fortunately situated, with the prairie- l^e'r songs,  like farm lands in its immediate vicin- . .      ~          '.  ity.    The   illustrations in  Telephone A    Potion    is   being   signed    in  Talk show that it.   is    up to date  and Phoenix asking the ^government   to  progressive. ��������� Vancouver  World slock Loon lake with fish. THE   SUN,     JRAND   FORKS,   Jb. C.  G. A. Evans, Editor and Publisher  SUBSCRIPTION RATES :  One Year $1.50  One Year (In advanoe) .,  1.00  One Year, in United States  l.ftO  Address all communications to  The Grand Fokks Sun.  t'HONE R74 Geand Forks, B. C  FRIDAY, JULY 24,   1914  week while he cabled to Ottawa rind  London    for   advice.     Neither   authority paid   any   attention   to his  communication.      Had    they     instructed him to   refuse  clearance   if  the vessel's passenger's did not m^et,  with the requirements of our immi-l  gration law, no doubt   there  would j  have been trouble, but  the  Koma-  gata never would have   crossed   the  Pacific,   and   diplomatic    pressure  could have stopped the further   progress of the party.  Don't  wait  too  have  that  long-  to  reset.   Your diamond set  while you wait.  We have a  nice line of  mounts in stock now  The Rainbow, ridiculed by the  Conservative press as one-half of  Lauder's "tin-pot" navy, has, it appears, assisted the Borden government to extricate itself from a serious predicament. . The farce played \ economy, has a lengthy article on  ,       T-. ���������,        .     ���������        dian immigration to Canada.    It s  on   the   Komagata   Maru in   Vancouver harbor for a month  past, on  Monday last gave every  evidence of  evolving into a tragedy.    The  Hindus on board had taken   possession  of the ship, refused to allow it to be  towed to sea, and placed themselves  in open revolt against the  land   authorities.    After   a   day of rioting,  the   federal   government  hurriedly  ordered   the  Rainbow,   then at anchor in Esquimalt harbor,   to Vancouver   to   assist   thc  immigration  officials in enforcing  the decree   of  the court.   The arrival of the cruiser  in     Vancouver    harbor     quickly  brought the passengers on the Kom  agata   Maru   to their senses.    They,  are now on their way back to India.  It is a bitter irony on Premier  Borden's   naval   policy that he should  have  been  compelled  to call upon  Sir Wilfrid Laurier's   nucleus  of   a  Canadian   navy  to help tbe government out of a critical situation.  Tbe  Rainbow.jeered at by every Tory in  the   land,   ordered   to   Esquimalt,  placed out of commission and at "one  time ordered dismantled, saves  the  government in time of peril!    Can  anything be more humiliating  than  Mr. Borden's failure to increase the  Meet which had its birth  under  tbe  late Liberal administration?  It is stated that the unpleasant  visit of the Komagata Maru to Vancouver could have been averted if  steps had been taken to keep tbe  vessel at Hongknng. The governor  of that dependency held the  ship a  Acording to the views expressed by  a London paper, the Canadians do not  own Canada The Statist, edited by  Sir George Paisli, which is the standard    weekly   review   on  finance and  In  b'������-  -���������    ���������says:  "We had hoped for   broader   views,  for more prescience and a truer imperial spirit on the part,.of-Canada.  The Canadians' themselves are all settlers from foreign lands or descendants  of such. They are intruders upon the  native possessors of the country and  hold their position only because of the  protection of the British empire. We  had fondly hoped that, knowing all  this, they would recognize the conse  quent obligation placed upon thena,  but we have been disappointed. We  have frequently urged in the past and  repeat today that it is the duty of the  Indian government to form and carry  a great scheme of Indian colonization  within the British empire, but it is  impossible, as things stand at present,  for the class of Indians most in need  of new homes, unaided, to colonize  successfully."  It will require a greater power than  the London Statist to convince the  people who have made this country  that   they   are  '"intruders," and that  A, D. MORRISON  JEWELER-OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS.'B.C.  senseless gamble in oil shares which  shows that the craze is even a detriment to the legitimate business interests of that city. Instead of paying  their honest bills, the clerks and artisans are" in vesting their earnings in  worthless oil stock. So general has  this practice become, according to this  gentleman, that many merchants on  the' outskirts of the city have been  forced to close theirdoors on account  of bad collections.  .  CONCBET  W. J. GALIPEAU, MANAGER  Contractors for  Cement  Sidewalks,  Foundations   ;ind  Basements.   ,  Manufacturers of Concrete Fence   Posts  arid   Concrete  Building Blocks of every description.  CONCRETE SILOS  Silos constructed of  concrete   blocks   are  frost-proof and . practically   indestructible.  Write us for estimates in any kind of concrete  work.  they have not a perfect'right to say  who shall be permitted to land upon  our shores We do not, in fact, believe that.there are many, nations in  existence today strong enough to force  the Canadian people to change their  deliberately formed views on this  subject.  The government papers are now  printing the story that trains will be  running through to the coast over the  Kettle .Valley line by Christmas. If  the editors of these papers do not know  any better than to print such a story  for a fact, they are too credulous for  the newspaper business; and if they  print it knowing it to be a falsehood,  their conduct dishonors the profes  sion.  A Granfi Forks man   who   recently  visited Calgary relates a phase of   the  In April and May, 1913, the total  immigration into Canada was'446,000  in round numbers. In April and May,  1914, the immigration was 68,000. "In  percentage the decrease was 53, ac  cording to official figures given out  by the Ottawa government. Since  Borden rule has brought such a de  pression and widespread unomploy-  ment in Canada, it is fortunate, per-"  haps, that this large falling off has  taken place, but the very fact that it  has come shows how Canada's former  march of marvellous progress has been  checked under the administration of  the present government. Under the  Laurier^rule there was a constant , in  crease in immigration and abundance  of work at good wages ,for all who  would come to Canada.���������Victoria  Times!  No More Old Men  True it is that the old man is not a  conspicuous figure any more. The explanation is, not that he has been"  crowded off the stage by the young fel  lows, but that-'he has insisted on being  a young fellow himself. Time was  when there was a distinctive style of  dress. for men who had passed the  meridian of years. They affected sober  black of ancient cut and bore them  selves accordingly. Nowadays the  veteran "dons his natty light suit, straw  hat and low shoes and steps gayly  along with the youngest of 'em. The  70-year-old dances the latest steps,  plays golf, runs his own automobile  and enjovs life generally.���������Pittsburg  Gazette-Times  Will beautify the home and  give a rich appearance and  finish to a room that cannot  be given in any other way.  Our new papers will enable  you to do this. See our samples and be convinced.  WoodlandC&Quinn  The Rexall Druggists  DR. DeVAN'S FRENCH PILLS ������0:  grulatlnsr PHI for Women.  $5 a box or three for  $10. _ Sold at all Drug Stores, or mailed to am-  address on receipt of price.  Co., St. Catharines, Ontario.  The Scobeli. Drwi  PH0SPH0N0L FOR MEN.  ������I  Vitality; for Ncrvo and Brain; increases "prey  matter"; a Tonic���������will build you up. $3 a box, or  two for $5, at drug stores, or by mail on rivei-i  of prIce.d������THE Scobei.lDrug Co., St. Cailiiirine-i.  Ontario.  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs and Good  Horses at All Hours at  the c  odel Livery Barn /,  Burns & O'Ray, Props.  Phone 68 Second Street  STICK BYTHE GOOD  UCTS  They are  and most  in the end.  usually best-  satisfactory  FORKS-GLOUCESTER STA  Leaves Grand Forks Every Tuesday and Friday at 7:30 a.m.  from F. E. Siiantz' Office, Bridge Street  Returning, Leaves Gloucester Every Wednesday and Saturday  Good accommodations for passengers! A limited amount of  perishable freight will also be carried. First-class hotel at  Gloucester for travellers, THOMAS FlfNKLEY, Proprietor.  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  sehemos to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  Model 10 Remington typewriter-for  sale; machine only used a short time.  I Enquire tfun office.  Acc-fpt rio substitutes, but  get  origuiitl���������Th(^ Grand   Porks Sun.  gathers and pi int.*   the   news   of ���������  city and district first.  LAND REGISTRY ACT  (SECT'ON  24.)  the  It  the  THE  London Directory  (t'ublished Annually)  Enables traders  throughout  the  world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  In each class of goods. Besides being, a complete commercial guide to London and Its  suburbs, 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 Industrial I  centres of the United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition will be forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Postal  Order for $5.  Dealers seeking Agencies cau advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlarger advertisements from $15.  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD.  2h.  Ahchureh Lane. London. E.C  IN THE M vT'i'Kfs of an application for duplicate Certificates of Title No. 5676 to  Lot 14, Block 11, Vlup 23, City of Grand  Forks.  NOTtnEIS HKBEllY GIVEN'that'it i.s my  intention at the expfrntion of one month  from tlie date of the first publication hereof  to issue dnplictite Certificate of Titles to  Btiid lands issued to George H. Rutherford,  unless in the meantime I shall receive valid  objections thereto in writing.  Dated at Kamloops, B. C , f and   Registry  Office this 17th ;lay of June. A.l). 1914.  O H. DUN BAB,  District Registrar.  Utftflffi  Th  i!*$  V  W. F. ROBINSON  GENERAL TRANSFER WORK  WOOO     AND     ICE  OFFICE AT PETRIEJS STORE  PIIONF 64     BRAND FORKS, B. C.  LUBRICATE  The Wheels of Business  Our Classified Want Ads. furnish ������  lubricant that is good lot any kind of  business machinery  Do you want an employer or an em  ployee. Have you something to sell or is  there something you wish to buy?  No m.ittcr how large or how small  your business is. Condensed Ads. will im  prove it���������OH up.  ieo. EL Massie  Fashionable  Ladies' and Gentlemen's  TAILORING  of Every Description  Bridge Street  Grand Forts, B, C.  BOUNDARY'S BEST  BOTTLED BEES  a home product of '  real    merit.     Get    a  a case today and try it  now.   Ask for it.     .-'..  GRAND FORKS BREWING  COMPANY  Yale  Barber  Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty.  P. A.  Z.   PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotel, Fihst Stiikkt.  Hart infill Hen  All Kinds of Dray ing  DEALER IN  Wood and Coal  OFFICE AT  The Mann DrugCo. 's Stot e  PHONE 35  RESIDENCE PHONE R 18  Grand   Forts Transfer  PHONE 129  Sole Agents for  Teaming of All Kinds.  Bus and Baggage at AU  Trains.  Mclntyre 8  Mclnnis, Proprietors  B  Pays for The Sun for an entire year.    It is  the brightest paper in the Boundary country THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  ��������� Thei-following. is the result of'the  examinations held in ,the Grand Forks  liigli school last month, the names and  standing of those svho passed being  announced from Victoria on Saturday last":  Preliminary  course, junior grade���������  J". S. .Donaldson  674  Ernest D. Farmer   627  Mary A.-Munro  596  Amy Mcllwaine   564  Hugh  C. Sloan   575  Helen   D.  DeCew ........ 562  EricS. Atwood.'.   559  Grace J. Barron   557  A' A.-Munrot..'.".... ....!��������� :.'������.' 504  , Advanced course, junior grade���������r  :  Mat-ion   E  Morrison ���������.  586  James C.  McCallum   543  Intermediate 'grade���������  Harold W.-Mclnnes   704  S , W. Inghram..-.   645  Gladys Traunweiser   591  G. Newbauer  , ...584  Pi'ivace   study,    third   class, -nonprofessional-��������� ���������  Eilgor L Rice    716  Allen defeated Mclnnes 7-5 6-3  yV.T.Cook,.defeated,Williams.9-7 6 1  W. Pearson defeated Mann...6-L 6-2  Quinn defeated Slater 6-3 6 2  Crotty defeated A. Munro...6 2 6:4  Tennis Tournament  Forty 'men have  entered the Grand  Forks Tennis   club's   annual   tourna'  ment begun   recently    on    the   club's  ���������courts   opposite   the school.    As   last'  y-'n'r, a ou'p has'been   offered for com  piTiti.jn, this becoming the permanent  possession <f each year's   winner.    As  the   club welcomes the entry  of non  members on payment of a  small   fee,  the  cup   is   really   emblematic of the  ���������championship'of Grund   Forks."  The  following matches have   already   been  played:.  Preliminary Round���������  Jaeger defeated  Mclntyre....7-5  10-8  Dixon defeated McKim 6 0    6 0  Heaven defeated Fish r 6-4    6 1  Hodgson deft ated Guy..3 6    6 4    7 5 i  McLeod defeated J. W.Cook..6-0    6 0  First Round���������  Lathe defeated Thomson 6-0    6-1;  Barlee.won from Stephens by default. :  W.J.S.Campbell beat F.Hav- j  erty 6-0    6-3'  Lee defeated   Reynolds 6 3    6 0  Manly defeated Farmer 6 3    6 2  Hogdson defeated Heaven ...6-4    6 1  In the high school entrance examinations, the ,results of which were  announced from Victoria last Saturday, bronze medals were won by Ruth  M. Carlson of Nelson and Mabel A.  Simmonds of Revelstoke. The results of the Boundary schools are.  Grand Forks Centre���������-  Edith C:'I.-BW-row.......... ���������'721  Dorothy G. Morrison    701  U.B.  McCallum   679  A. Michener    674  R. J.  Kerori '   669  Hilda H. Hood      652  Emma .E.   Needham   647  S   O. Montgomery   636  K. Archer Davis   634  H   H   Fritz    633  Marie M- Fritz 602  J. D  Galloway  '...   600  K. F. Hartinger .'   583  R    L.T.acey...    580  Harold S   Massif " 555  Myrtle M Spra������gett   554  Arthur E   Gilpin    552  Grace E   Redpath. ..*   550  Greenwood '   Center ��������� Elsa    '\. ' L  Olse.n, 674; Clara    A Jvrueger,   623;  Ev'a'A.  Murray, 598; Celia   M      Mcintosh, 597;   Daniel   C.  McKee, 570;  Thomas B   Taylor. 565  Phoenix���������O Wiliiam O-ven, 631;  Geraldine D. MoGeer, 611; Andrew  Patterson, 607; Francis A. Patterson,  582; Edward Plundell,.550  Midway���������Mary McMynn,   729;  L  A. Roderick Peck  McMvun, 579.  Carson���������Rena  Rooke, 550.'  Fife��������� G. C. Griffiths, 566  Ingram Mountain���������William * E  Bruce, 602; A. Lander, 560.  public, a, distance of thirty miles, to  supply the city of Republic .with light  and to furnish power for the mines.  The franchise was granted. July 10 by  the county commissioners of Ferry  county and runs for fifty years.  "The line completed will cost ������30,-  6t/0,'-' says Lee F. Austin, senior  member of- the Austin-McCain firm.  ���������'We have extensive plans for development we are not ready to give . out  as yet. The line will be built of the  best material obtainab'e and will be a  high tension line of 33,000 volts. We  expect to start work within sixty days  and will be ready for operation inside  of six months. Electricity will be  secured from the West Kootenay  Power company at Bonnington Falls "  591;   Ewai-t 0. B.  Ross, 656; Olive B.  Power Line in Six Months  The AuRtin-McCain company, electrical engineers of Spokane, and  others have been granted a franchise  for a power line from Danville to Re-  When Buying  <lA Babjr  Carriage  Why Not Buy-Q  The Best ���������  Naughtycal Language  After the collison between the ocean  liners New York and  Pretoria, which  so.narrowly missed being a  repetition  of the Empress of Ireland   honor, one  ,of the women passengers paid the following tribute to Captain   Roberts, 6"  the. New York:    '"He is  a  very   nice  man,   a   skilful   navigator,   and .very-  conservative   in . his   language, but I;  must say that while the   Pretoria'was  pulling away, and'forsome time after1 ���������  wards,    Captain     Roberts   expressed  himself to the other, captain very forcibly and very freely "    A line*  further-  down in the dispatch from which   the  above   is   gleaned,    the "statement is  made that the Pretoria was out of her  course,    a������<   .she   should,   have,    been  thirty-five miles farther south, but that  Captain    Roberts   had  refused to say  where the Pretoria should have   been.'  In    the   light of the fdir passenger's  disclosure, it is safe to   presume   that  in the exciting moments following the.  impact of the two ships, Captain Rob  erts wa-; not quite so hesitant in   giv  ing   the  commander detailed, explicit  and lurid   information   as to "where  he   should    have     been "���������Saturday  Night.  Hon. Martin Burrell, Canada's  esthetic minister of agriculture, performed ' the pleasing ceremony of  crowning the queen of carnival or" of  the May, or something of that kind,  at Nelson yesterday. Now isn' t he  jnst too sweet for anything1?���������Victoria  Times.  . ~ ���������       r.-j- . r      ...    ::   rr: r        ....  Hon. Martin Burrell, being so deft  and delicate of hand in the business of  crowning queens of the May, we  sug-  WHITE WYANDOTTES  The meat breed that lays  persistently.  YEARLING HENS  FOR SALE.  20  S. G.R.I. RED  March Cockerels, from $2.00 up.  EJ.W- MILLS  GRAND FORKS  B. G.  We have a large assortment of the best  makes, chosen for Quality and  Comfort.  The comfort of baby is essential if he isto  1)6  the healthy,  happy child ^ you wish.  Call and inspect our line of'these goods,  PRICES   TO   SUIT   EVERY   ONE.  MILLER*GM������DNER  Hardware  Ws Home Furnishers  Crockery"  HANSEN SCO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  fc'^t Goal  N  ow  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Te^kphonks;  OFKICF., R66  Hansen's Residence. R.'!8  omcK,Rfi_6 - First Street  jit it good, should be the main idea in  the matter of your Meat and Fish.    A full \  assortment may always bo depended on,  and prompt service is assured. Burns'  Quality Hams and Bacon need only to be  tried to be 'appreciated, and once used always called for.  Meat Merchants  Phone 1  B R     la VSb ������  First Street  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture Made  to Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done.  KAVANAGH & McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENUE      '  gest that "his services be..requisitioned  in placing garlands i upon the noble  brow of the victor irrthe prize .ring  Victoria Times.  this evening  The Sun   is the  best newspaper  value in the Boundary country.   .  The'Sun only costs SI a year.    It  prints all the news.  Horses for Sale���������From   1000   to .  1300 lbs.; one matched sorrel  team.  Apply P. Hansen. Grand Forks,B.C.  Victrix English  Bicycles at  Regular Price; S45  Each  Owing to-these wheels being delayed in transit, and as the,season is  well advanced, I will sell thenu at the above low price. .Rim brake  on front and back wheels. Release, pe'dal gear. Parts for repair  kept ir. stock. It is a high-grade wheel, and fully guaranteed in  every  particular.    Those who know it will have no other make.  J.      M00YB0ER,   Blacksmith and Bicycle D  ealer  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.  Pf intitig for  Particular  o  ^demands caref not only in the selection  of the best stock but also in the most  i  appropriate type faces for the ^different  lines of business.    Our stock of paper is  large and we are in a position to meet  the requirements of the most particular,  customer.     A large range of new type .  faces gives us a splendid opportunity to  select just that style best suited to each  particular   business.      Have   we   been  receiving your orders for printing?     If  we have not, better let  us show- you  samples  and quote you prices on that  next order you will be placing shortly.  b  o  d  6  ^  The Sun Print Shop  Winnipeg Ave. Telephone R 74 THE   SUJN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B; C.
STEADY GROWTH
OF
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��� company's toll line, practically making it part of the company's system.
Business will, also  be  fostered  by
bringing   settlers'  along   the North
Fork of the Kettle river  into   closer
communication with  Grand   Forks.
The ' provincial   govenment   has  a
���telephone line up  the North   Fork
for forest protective purposes, and
the British Columbia Telephone
company ' will construct a mile of
line so that connection may be es
tablished between the government
wire and--Grand Forks This will
increase trade relations between the
city and a section that is attracting
attention'.
Under conditions that have existed up to the present, Grand Forks
had telephone connection with Ross-
land," Greenwood, Phoenix and Nelson, but in a month or two communication will be established also
with New Denver,1 Sandon and Sil
verton.    With the laying of  a  gov-
eayer- JSoard Next Time
Tt'"will save'all the muss and litter of Lath, Plaster and
AVall Paper. It permits more beautiful interior designing
in'the most modern style. It never cracks or deteriorates,
and nee'ds no repairs.
BEAVER BOARD[2^L,S
' /-Braver Board is very quickly and easily put up; makes a
house warmer in winter, .cooler'in summer; is painted, doing
away with, unsanitary wall paper, and has many other advantages.   Let us show you samples and tell you all about it.
MANLI'S HARDWARE
Tlie
"BRIGHTEN-UP"
Store
NEW  HARNESS   SHOP
I have re-oponeel a harness shop at my old
stand on'Bridge street and will manufacture
rV^vxr Hai-iiAcc and  do all  kinds  of
r\ew Harness harness rep/liring.-ah
work guaranteed. . Your patronage is solicited.
A. Free
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Here ,We Are ���!
Your Six Friends,
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Robin Hood Flour
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JOHN DONALDSON
PHONE 30
Everything to Eat and Wear*
eminent cable across Kootenay lake
from Balfour to Pilot bay, means of
communication will be afforded with
the-whole of East Kootenay east of-
Kootenay lake. This widening of the
telephone field will mean much", to
the Grand Forks district, where
areas devoted to fruit raising are increasing in extent,and where mixed
farming is producing a wider range
of products. It will mean that the
markets of the whole eastern part of
the province will be always within
close touch
Extension of the Kettle Valley
railway to thc coast will doubtless be
followed by the establishment of
long distance telephone facilities. It
has been the ambition of the British
Columbia Telepho'ne company to.
connect its outlying exchanges and
in. so doing to make a thoroughly
united British Columbia. Without
means of intercommunication, particularly the telephone, a certain
amount of ��� isolation ��� exists. This
was removed on the coast by the
laying of the additional submarine
cable across the gulf at a cost of
$250,000, which connected up the
whole of Vancouver island and the
lower mainland. ��� Whenever it is
possible extension will be made of
the toll lines to the interior, and
when that is done Grand Forks and
other cities in the mining section of
southeastern British Columbia will
then participate more bountifully
in the advantages which accrue by
being in a province so richly endowed as this.
,. That growth in Grand Forks has
been steady is indicated by the increase in the number of telephones.
In 1912 the growth was 16 7 per
cent and in 1913 it was 16.2, showing that no untoward conditions existed in tbat part of the province.
Today there are 259 telephone users
in Grand Forks, and the increase for
1914 promises to be as great as in
the two years immediately past.
When tbe city possesses more ad-
vantages in the way of greater facilities of transportation and communication it is safe to assume tb;it its
growth will continue, blessed as it-is
wlth.every favorable condition.
mine.    There are now fifty-five men
working at the propertj'.
Many minerol claims are ��� being
staked in the North Fork country
this summer.
Mrs. Richards, of Phoenix, is
visiting trer daughter, Mrs. J. N.
Campbell.
The Agricultural association is
having a well dug at tue exhibition
grounds.
Miss Dorothy Sweezey, of Marcus,
is visiting Mrs. M. Quinlivan.
' Thc rank af page will be put on
by the Knights of Pythias on Tuesday evening.
Mrs. E. Boake, of Molson, accompanied by her daughter,   is   visiting
. her husband in this city.
The Cascade sawmill closed down
this week on account of having too
much lumbar on hand.
N. K. Morrison le^t on Monday for
a business trip to Victoria.
Mr. and Mrs. J.
gone to Long Beach,
tion trip.
H. McNeil have
Cal., for a vaca-
We Can't Afford To Eat If
Two carloads , of meat products
from Canada arrived yesterday, consigned to local packing houses. ��� ���
, A carload of hogs ��� arrived from
Lethbridge, Alberta, for the Empire
Packing'company. It was stated by
Manager E. A. Thompson that this
was tbe first of a series of shipments
to the Empire company from across
the line resulting from conditions
brought about by the democratic
tariff. Armour & Co. also received
a carload of packing house products
from Calgary, Alberta.
Under the new tariff these meat
products enter free. ��� Spokesman
Review.
For Sale���50 pure-bred S.C. Rhode
Island Red yearling hens, 15 White
Orpington yearling hens, 20 ' S. C.
White Leghorn yearling, hens; $1.00 a
head-singly, $75.00 the lot Must
clear out to make room for young
stock. T. Bowen, Columbia Poultry
Yards, Box 254, Grand   Forks, B. C.
Is the Mr. Stevens who called out
British sailors and soldiers to use
force:against the British subjects on
the Komogata Maru the same Mr.'
Stevens .who made such a fervent
speech on Imperialism at the
Orangemen's gathering at Beacon
Hill last week? What a convenient
thing this peculiar brand of Imperialism is? It can be stretched or
shrunk to suit every vote catching
occasion. ��� Victoria Times.
IHE CUT
Large tract of good valley farming land just thrown open for free
settlement in Oregon. Over 200,000
acres in all. Good climate, rich
soil, and does not require irrigation
to raise finest crops of grain, fruit
and garden truck. For large map,
full instructions and information,
and a plat of several sections of ex
ceptionally good claims, send $3.40
to John Keefe, Oregon City,Oregon.
Three yetrs a TJ. S. surveyor and
timberman. An opportunity to get
a good'fertile free homestead near
town arid market.
Highest cash prices paid- for old
Stoves and Ranges. B. C. Peckham,
Second-hand Store.
Take your repairs to Armson, shoe
repairer*. The Hub. Look for the
Big Boot.
Real Estate Investments
and Business Sites
As a result of the examination of
candidates r'yr certificates of qualification to teach in the public schools
of the province, it is announced
from Victoria that '���Miss D. M. Don-
mm, Miss M. J. Hanigan and Miss
J L. Munro ot this ci'v were .-tic
0K��<ful in securing s-ecund class
(.���ertifi'-utes.
John Wauamaker" says in Judicious
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   power.".
Some of the Vancouver papers
which have adopted Heart's yellow
journalistic msthods of obtaining
subscribers by lottery schemes appear to be compelled to kesp constantly at the game, from which it
might easily be inferred that in
the long run the scheme is a failure.
A newspaper is like any other enterprise���you have to put the goods
in the news columns in order to obtain and hold your readers.
Mrs. Moore and children of'Mace,
Idaho, arrived in the city yesterday
on a visit to the former's sister, Mrs.
J. N. Campbell.
The Sun gathers   and   prints  the
news first.    It is not a pirate.
0 r
A'cx Robinson has tjon*1 to Vancouver, where hf will; form a company, to hf known as the Interior
Mining and Devilment company.for
the purpose of working the Sally,'
Rob \i')\', Cirmi, Butcher Boy and
fourteen other claims at ��� Boaverdell
and Canui. At present seven men
are working at the Sally mine and
thirteen at the Carmi.
Insurance in
cAll Its Branches
Boundary* Trust Co\
Investment Co., Ltd.
|     To Whom it May   Concern:���Notice is he.rebv given that no juvenile
collectors are   authorized   to   collect
j for   any   funds   of   the    Methodist
a
church   or  Sabbath  echool.    T. G.
| Barlow, pastor.
The rli'vil's.mistake would not'affect'
the vvoi-K vou get,.     We have   reliable.!
men to handle the printing   you   send
us.     We. do the work .well, and when
it    i-s   delivered   v-nu'll   sav   it's   ��s it
shonH be.     Every, order   is delivered
promptly.     Every   price is a fair one
The yun Print Shop. i
M     It Is wise to say a jr-ood
w . '..vord/fcr yc-uroeif ��r your
business,-.-whether your
clock in trade b�� merch-
a:-,ri;?r<) or tabor, Want
A��So. ;?;-�� the most direct
line cf communication
Co tits biia* buyers.
is Ifieir Laiesl Produciion
A new Watch by a firm estah.
lished 45 years. Masters. It a- '
diant watch is an ordinary watch
with tlie hands and li������urcscivi-
mellcd with radium which makes
them luminous,andtheyshowthe
time clearly in the dark, 11 is ;>
day and NIGHT watch, in fan
the darker the night tlio brighter
thehandsand figures. With tin-
watch hung up in your bedroom
you can see tl<e time any pa-t of
the night.    It is a speciality for
Established 1901
First Street
One night last week a man drove
a load of pork into Green wood, from
Toroda ereek without paving the
duty. He was discovered, and in
trying to save 830 he lost 82-1-5
Continuous .telephone  service   is
now in operation in Greenwood.
The diamond drill on the coal
mine near Midway has passed
through two seams of con
about nine feet wide.
both
It is Ifkely that a post oflice   will
soon   be   established  nt   the  Jewel
G.O.D.
those who pref'. a watch different to any other. Masters' K.i
diant watch is a genuine timekeeper, fully warranted and lilted with their famou* Veracitv
lever mov, ment and Solid Silvei
Cases,price1 50 -(12 dollars'.free
to miy part of the worid, 01 on
our special fori'if.'n 'em's half-
cash, "!/��� withorderan >?r.f nn
delivery. Order one of tluseivon.
derful bo/-i-'adlam Watches now
Solid Gnlrl Demi-ffuMifiglilfJc'"
Another bargain is Ma-lers' Solid Cold
m-'s-^uv^e,    Demi-Hunting VVaich, a splei (I'd pro.
ftMM&k<f��     duction, 1 rice on y 00/-, or -��5 - with
&3&ih'ftm    order, and 45/  on delivery.     Special
attention is given to foreign oriluis
\".stt:z;zwj^?&&:w/jginrf[!i!x&?.w<&?    Wt supply Watches, Rings, Jnvclltiv. Cut-
'fSS-:S:^^^^?^^Jv/Si^&.    lery, Plnte, Grtim��phmu<, Hums. CMI.my.
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^=a=5r���:1^ij._;-.,^-?--j5ggggffl'%5Jy^i]gr I post paid to any address in the ltwtltl
_ ...��.��        c0ia Radiant IVatches ��7 ins. &.��io i,n
MASTERS, Ltd, RY , F.r.
If tlio Cnsli on Delivery System i.s in nso in your cotmti y, thou you nonil only snrnl
101- for either wiituri you .select, and pay bulntico when you roeeive the wntclt.
MASTERS,  LTD.,  RYE,  ENG.
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