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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Jun 23, 1916

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 I ft  \tev;.\.,IJ. / //  and  v<fy  .f*,.  e Valley Orchardist  "^SS^'S?1-  FIFTEENTH YEAH���������No   d (A  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY, JUNE 23; 1916  $1.00 PER YEAR  ' s������  Beginning with Tupaday, June il,  a teacher will be in charge of the  school gardens from 8 a.m. to 10  a.ua. and from 3.30 p.m. to 5.30 p  m. every Tuesday and Friday during to school holidays. On these  days pupils are to cultivate the  plots, as tools will be provided at no  other time.  As an incentive to stimulate the  children in their work, F. M. Holland, vice-president of the Kettle  Valley line, has offered a silver cup  as prize for the best kept plot in the  school garden. The cup is to be  contested for annually, and it is lo  become the property of" the pupils  winning it three timed, whether  consecutively or not.  From another Bource a cash prize  of S3 has been offered to each of the  five divisions, for the best kept pfot  in each division. The money will be  divided into four prizes���������$1.50, $1,  75c and 50c. The winners of the  cup are not eligible for competition  for these prizes.  Farewell for Mr. King  Tuesdey evening, at the home  of  Mr..and   Mrs. .-A...S.  Matheson,   a  farewell   party   was   given   by,.the  members    and   adherents  .of    the  Baptist  church  for   their    retiring  pastor, Rev. 0. \V.   King,   who   left  tlie following day   for   his   new pas  torate   in   Neepawa,   Man.    During  the evening a substantial   purse   of  gold was preseuted to Mr. King   by  Dt-acon   A   J.   Harris   m behalf of  the church, aud words of appreciation   followed   for   the   work  done  here, in spite of the   hard timed, by  Mr. King and his laithful wife.   Re  lresbments were served; and   everyone joined in wishing their departing pastor Godspeed and success   in  his new field.    Mrsi King  and   the  boys will remain a month longer in  Grand   Forks   before following Mr.  King, who is to begin work in Neepawa tbe first Sunday in July.    Mr.  King is to visit his  brother, Frederick King, who  resides at   Corners  ville, South Dakota, before entering  on his new duties.  Next Sunday's  services   will   be  held in coniunction with the   Meth  odist   church   congregation   in  the  Baptist   church auditorium.    Rev.  I louden will preach.  tree is most, abundant,   and attains  its   largest   size   not   far  above sea  level in southern Brilish  Columbia j  and in the region between  the coast  of Washington and Oregon   and the  western   foothills   of   the   Cascade  mountains.    There the tree< crowd  ed close together, rise to a  height of  300 feet; indeed, lumbermen   report  trees 350 feet high, with .trunks   11  feet  in   diameter,   free of bra ich ;.s  for 200, and with hardly   any   per  ceptible   taper   up   to that height.  Douglas fir usually  grows  rapidly.  In   California   there are trees only  ten years old that have trunks a foot  in   diameter.    It   produces    many  cones and the.seeds germinate freely  According to Sargent,   the seedlings  springs up as thick  as  grass where  the forest has been cleared   by  fire.  In   the struggle  for  existence   the  weakest are crowded out, until final  ly there arises a   crowd   of pole-like  stems destitute of branches and foli  age   except  at  the top     Germany  has planted large experimental   forests of Douglas fir,   wbich,   the   ex  perts say,   is "likely   to   rival    and  eventually   to  replace   the larch in  Europe as a timber tree.  his gun and a jag all landed 'to  onct' in Princeton. Headed up,  gun takeo, jag simmered, the result  of not having acquired the true  trigger nerve. He had a correspondence school badness, but il^didn't  fit into the sagebrush."  Uses for Old Papers  In some households there are no  more papers than are required to  light the fire, but in others it is a  problem to know how to get rid -on  them. Here are a few suggestions  as to the use of these old papers:  1. If the soles of-boots are thin, a  few layers of papers will protect the  feet wonderfully.  2. A soft newspaper will polish  windows and lamp chimneys better  than cloth.  3. Layers of newspaper, folded  evenly and placed under the stair  carpet at each tread, may cheaply  be made to take the place of felt.  4. A damped newspaper torn in  bits and scattered over a dusty carpet will take up dust and dirt better  than s*lt.or tea leaves.  5. Paper folded and^placed over  the chest is a great protection on a  cold drive.  6. Paper is preferable to cloth for  removing black from the outside of  pots and pans. The paper can then  be burned.  7. A newspeper under the churn  will keep milk off the floor when  churning.  S. The range may be kept bright  and-clean by rubbing with soft newspapers after each meal.  Floods, slides and washouts on  the rrrdn line of the Canadian Pacific railway have compelled the  company to seud some of its overland passenger trains through Grand  Forks during the past week. Tbe  trains reach the coast over the Col  umbia & Westeru to Midway,thence  over the Kettle Valley line, via Penticton and Merritt to Spenc-'s  Bridge, and from that point over  the main line of the C. P. R, to Vancouver. During the past few days  a number of main line eastbouud  passenger trains have passed through  tbe city, and this afternoon the first  westbound train, composed of ten  coaches, arrived here over the new  overland route. It is to be hoped  that the train crews will become accustomed to the new transcontinental highway, 80 that the temporary  arrngement can be made perma-  nant as soon as the Hope cut-off is  com oleted.  John Ludwig, of Christina Lake,  caught a goldfish a foot long in the  lake this week. He has presented  it to Bill Beach for his aquarium.  The fish is shaped like a bass, but it  is a perfect gold fish, nevertheless,  although it is large enough to make  twelve ordinary gold fishes. As a  sequence to this event, Mr. Beach  is uow seriously contemplating staking the lake as a gold prospect.  Douglas Fir  The province of British Columbia  has presented  to   the   Kew Botanic  Gardens a giant flagstfi   of   Douglas  fir, to replace the old  159-foot staff,  which lasted fifty  years.    The  new  pole is 215 feet long and weighs   18  tons.    It was shaped and  creosoted  in Vancouver, conveyed by steamer  to   London,   and   floated   up   tbe  Thames to Kew.    Poles of   Douglas  fir   are   highly   valued   for   ships'  masts and flagstaffs because of their  straigbtnese,     durability,    strength  and resilience.    Tbe timber  is  also  largely used for telegraph and   electric railway poles and bridge   trestle  timbe.is.    The forest   servec regards  Douglas fir as perhaps the most important of American   woods.    Estimates of the available supply range  from 300,000,000,000 .to  350,000,-  000,000 feet, board   measure  Linguistic Sovereigns  The czar speaks Englis h, French,  German and various Slav dialects.  The king of Spain speaks English,  French, German and Italian.  The kaiser speaks English,French,  Latin, Polish and Russian.  Tbe emperor of Austria speaks, in  addition to German and French,  Hungarian,'Polish, Servian,Croatian,  Dalmatian, Roumanian, Italian,and  some Hebrew.  The king of Italy speaks French,  German and Italian with equal  facility.  The late King Edward spok^ German, French, Spanish, Kussian and  Arabic.  King Ferdinand speaks English,  French, German and Russian.  One forest tire only was  reported  trom the   Bouudary-Kooteuay   district last week.    Fortunately it   did  out   little   damage.    It ��������� originated  from a camp fire left   by   travellers.  Tne fact that in 1915 30 per cent of  the forest fires were caused by campers, sportsmen and   travellers   emphasizes the ueed for care with   fire  on the part of such persons.  Camping, grounds   were   damaged, cover  for game and   fish   destroyed,   and  the use of roads  and  trailt   endangered for the time being' by the very  class of people who were using and  enjoying tbe privileges which   these  benefits conferred.    Tbe extinguishing ot  a   camp  or  roadside fire is"  such an eaey matter that only gross  carelessness or indifference can lead  to damage from this cause.  Last   week   The Sun   printed   an  article copied from the  Nicola   Valley News, printed at Merritt,  which  made  certain  allegations  against a  family who had recently moved from  that city to  Grand Forks.  In doing  so, we had ample   justification.    If  the people of Merritt had been   victimized, it was our duty to  put tbe  citizens of this   community on their  guard.    The   most   serious   charge  made against the  family   was, that  the   funeral   expenses of  an infant  boy had been saddled on the people  of  Merritt.    We have since seen the  undertaker's bill, dated June 5, and  also the   receipt of a money order,  dated a few days ago. sunt   in   pay  ment  of the  same.    This is not an  unreasonable  leugth of-   time   for a  business man to wait for his money,  and effectually disproves the charge  made by the Merritt paper.   It may  reasonably  be  supposed, therefore,  that the other charges   and insinu  ations   in   the   article  are equally  groundless.  Four hundred thousand dollars  has been appropriated for develop,  ment work on tde big copper proposition of the British Columbia Copper company at Copper mountain,  near Princeton, according to in  formation which has reiched this  city from the camp. The ore has  been proved up by extensive diamond drilling operations. Compressors and other equipment are being installed in preparation for the  work. When the ore haV bden  opened up by underground work  the company is expected to erect a  concentrator.  Halifax, N. S., June 20.���������The  Liberals were returned to power in  the Nova Scotia legislature today.  The party of Hon. G. H. Murray,  who has held the premiership for  twenty years, was given the reins of  government with an increased representation. Thirty one Liberals and  twelve Conservatives were eiected  from the.forty-three constituencies  in the province. Hon. C. E Tanner,  Pictou, leader of the Conservative  opposition, was defeated, the'Liber--  ala securing all three seats in that  county. In the last house, which  was made up of thirty-eight members, there were twenty-five Liberals.  Premier Murray and all the members of his government were reelected, the Liberal majority in  some instances being comparatively  high. -  NEWS Of TBI CITY  Payment of the second dividend  this year will be made on June 30  by the Hedley Gold Mines company, which operates the Nickel  Plate mine at Hedley. The disbursement will be 860,000, bringing  the total for the year to date to  ������120,000 and the grand total since  incorporation of the present company to 81,943,320.  Advises reached this city by mail  yesterday that H. W. Jones, who  enlisted at Vernon last summer, had  been killed iu action in France.  Mr. Jones was teller in the Royal  bank in this city for a number of  years. He was very popular with  the citizens, and had a wide circle of friends, all of whom will be  profoundly grieved to learn of his  death.  The Sacrament of the Lord's Supper will be observed at the Methodist church on Sunday in cbnnection  with the morning service. In the  evening at 7:30 the members of the  congregation will unite in a union  service at the -Baptist church, at  which Rev. J. D. Hobden will  preach. A cordial invitation is given  to each service.  The welcome rains which started  last Sunday came just in time to  save a lar^e portion of the fruit  crop. The yrospects of. the hay and  grain crops have also been greatly  improved.  The Hedley Gazette prints the  following biographical sketch of a  gentleman who, a few years ago,was  Rev. Gordon Tanner, B.A., recent  Methodist pastor at Rutland, with  his family visitod the city last weekend on bis way to Rossland, where  he has been appointed to the charge  of the Methodist church. At the even  ing service in the Methodist church  last Sunday Mr. Tanner recalled the  fact that be was the first Methodist  minister in Grand Forks, having  erganized the work here eighteen  yeare ago.  The gentleman who recently purchased a portion of H. W. Collins'  ranch had an auto accident yesterday. In turning out of the road for  a team and a dog near Geo. Massie's  ranch he ran up on the bank, and  the car upset.    The car  was   badly  J. H. Plath and Mrs. Addie  Evans, both of this city, were married at the Baptist parsonage in  Wenatchee, AVash., on June 17. Tne  couple returned to Grand Forks on  Tuesday, and they will imke their  future Dome here.  G. H Hardy, prominent kb>r  leader from the coast and late of  Nelson, arrived in the city today for  a visit extending to two weeks in  the interests of the prohibition move  ment.  J. W. Durst, of Deer Park, Wash.,  was here last week visiting bis  daughter, Miss A, M. Durst, who  returned to Deer Park with him.  She expectB to be back in this city  early next week.  News was received in this city  yesterday that C. P. Dawson, a commercial traveller well known here,  who enlisted at Vernon last summer, bad been slightly wounded in  France.  Mrs. C. L.   Bugbce  returned   the  latter part of last week ^frora a two  more or>less   known   "in   this city: damaged, but   the   driver escaped  weeks*   visit   with  her son at Ana-  The   Emma   mine at   Denoro  shipping to the Trail smelter.  is  Ernest   Kinahan, of  Greenwood,  The  is reported wounded in France.  "Ed N. Clark, who had a short  though not very brilliant career as  editor of the Coalmont Courier, is  now posing as a publicity expert in  Lake City, Florida. It will be remembered that Clark was a very  bad man who had acquired the gun  badness in London, Eng. He was  west, very westy, and from the remotest end of  the gulch,   wTien. he,  unharmed.  Robert Clark, a pioneer mining  man of Grand Forks, who now lives  ntiar San Francisco, arrived in the  city last Saturday, and will visit his  son here for a couple of weeks.  conda, Mont. She states that conditions are very prosperous all  through Montana.  J oe Brown, of Keremeos, was  wounded in the left arm in France.  He is now in a London hospital.  It  is  reported   that   the  codling j    Geo. Todd, of Alberta, is visiting  moth is a menace to the   fruit  er:>p   in the city.  He will remain   here  a  i  ���������  />���������;  if:  in the Okanagan.  few weeks. rTHE    SUN.    GRAND    FORKS*   B. G  If.  A BRIGHT TOBACCO OF THE FINEST QUALITY  10 CENTS PER PLUG  *������UItMJWWMMHrH  Railways In  The Far North  'Railways. Press on to the  Peace  River  Land  Mr. A. McDonald, Winnipeg, who  made Toronto his headquarters during the progress of the western railway rates case, in which he took an  active part/ is again spending a few  days in the. city, says the Toronto  Li lobe. To u representative .of the  (Jlobe lie gave some most interest-'  ing 'information regarding the remarkable progress recently of the  great undeveloped region north of  Edmonton. Mr. McDonald lias been  doing some special work for Mr. J. 1>.  AJcArthur, the president of the Edmonton, Dunvcgan-' & British Columbia .Railway, which'was open for' regular traffic from L'dinonton to Fowler, Alberta, 277 miles, by an order'of  the board of railway commissioners  a year ago. ' :  Mr. McDonald slates that during  tlie past year the line has been extended from .l.''owJer to Spirit .River,  80 miles, or 357 miles from Edmonton, and only a few miles remain to  be completed to Dunvegan, JB.C. A  branch has been built from Spirit  River to Grande .Prairie, fifty miles,]  or -107 miles from Edmonton, and another branch (known as , the Central  Canada Railway) built from' 'McLennan to ��������� Peace .River Crossing, . 50  miles, or 313 miles from Edmonton.  Th rough rates have been established  on grain, flour and farm products,  from all stations on the E., D. & B.  C. Railway to, Winnipeg, Fort William and stations in Ontario and Quebec, also on fresh fish from stations  along Lesser Slave' Lake lo the  principal cities of eastern Canada,  Uuffalo, Detroit, etc. In order to  encourage tlie farming industry Mr.  McArthur has put in the same freight  rate's mile for mile to Edmonton,  which is the nearest consuming centre to the Peace JRiver country, as  apply from stations in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta to the consuming and distributing centres of  these provinces, on grain, vegetables,  live stock, dairy produce, dressed  meats, etc.    '  Mr.������������������--.McArthur is -also-president- of  the Alberta & Great Waterways Railway Co., which has been constructed  for'200 miles- from Edmonton, the  ultimate destination of which is Eort  McMufray, 350 miles north of Edmonton. At present, the most important station on the Waterways line is  the historic town of Lac la Bjche. one  of the oldest settlements .in Alberta.  A modern hotel has been erected at  Lao la Biche.  ���������Notwithstanding the war there lias  been a very good movement of desirable settlers from various places in  the Prairie Provinces, also from  eastern Canada and the United  States. .  gle glass of beer lessens a. man's endurance by seven per cent, and his  power to remember things by fifteen  per cent., it-follows that it also weakens, his power of recovery from disease. Dr. Welsh, of John Hopkins  University, said, "Alcohol in any form  of in any quantity lessens a patient's  chance of recovery." It' that be true  of an adult, how much truer it is of  the delicate tissues of a child. Some  years ago the German, government issued a poster, warning- parents to give  their children "not one drop of beer,  not one drop of wine, not one drop of  whiskey or any other form of alcohol.".  Not only does alcohol lessen a patient's chance of recover}- from illness,  but it greatly increases his: tendency  to contract disease. No one -will accuse military men of being temperance  cranks, and yet the Handbook of the  Royal Army. Medical Corps takes  great pains to put that fact beyond  question. On page 20 of that book experiments are described that would  convince any man that even one glass  will render, a man more'liable tcr any  contagious or infectious disease  Not long ago the Academy of Medicine of Toronto, unanimously declared against the use of alcohol in any  form as a medicine. Finally let us remember that in the U.S. whiskey and  brandy have been left off the American Pharmacopeia, which is the official list of medicines recommended  for the use of physicians. If that be  so, are you not quite safe'in dropping  the use of it as a family medicine?  Sometime I may advise what to use  in its place.���������H. Arnott, M.B., M.C.P.S.  the only gain forthcoming. Lessons  of industry and thrift are inculcated,  and the whole household from the oldest to'the, youngest, come under, the  influence of those qualities. They also  have the gratification of eating fresh  vegetable, the enjoyment of which Is  tremendously enhanced. ��������� Hamilton  Times. "...������������������  The Family Bottle  Alcohol  is Rapidly Losing Favor as a  Household  Remedy  As prohibition approaches, a good  many who still believe in the virtues  of alcohol as a family medicine may be  disturbed as to how they can have the  bottle replenished. To all such I address this letter, asking them'to examine the matter fairly ancl candidly.  ' Alcohol as medicine is rapidly being  given up in all the large hospitals.  This is shown by the collated reports  of seven of the largest hospitals in  England. In 18G2 $3,743.00 was spent  .for alcohol and only $14,675.00 for  milk. In 1902 only" $13,i86.00 was  spent for alcohol and $43,818.00 for  milk, with about the same number of  patients. Sir Victor Horsely tells us  that some of the present day rapid recoveries are due to the.fact that after  operations, the patients are no longer dosed with alcohol. Many of the  most successful physicians of the day  never prescribe it even in the sniall-  r-st quantities. That being so, would  it not be wise to leave it out of the  family  medicine  chest.  It is now beyond dispute that alcohol even in moderate quantities, les-  ������ens efficiency, lessens power of endurance, weakens I lie memory and eye-  eight. It does not require any great  Intelligence to understand that what  does all this must lessen the power  of a'patient, to fight disease. If a sin-  Granulated Eyelids,  Eyes inflamed by exposure to Sun, Dusl and Wind  ya r *r%./r<k quickly relieved by Mnrlnfl  , V' ���������5 S E>'e Bein������dy- No Smarting.  V just Eye  Comfort.    At  Your Dniggiit's 50c per Bottle. Murine Eye  ������alveinTubc������25c. ForBooholfheEyeFrceask  PraggMts oi Murine Eye Scmedy Co.. Chicago  A    Mean   Trick  Mrs. Subbubs���������Bridget, this butter  Jhat you borrowed from Mrs. Nexdore  tastes exactly like the butter we sent  her for what we borrowed before. I  believe It's the very same.  Bridget���������Shure, isn't that a. mane  trick, ma'am; an' we such reg'iar pat-  nrons av hers.  W. N.  U.  1106  German Brutality  This  Hun   Boasted  of  Having  Bayonetted   Women   and   Young  Girls  Tlie -following is a translation of a  letter quoted by Prof. 3. H. Morgan  in his book, "German Atrocities: An  Official Investigation." It was written by a German soldier to a German  girl in Hamburg, informing her of his  having.bayonetted several 1'rench women and girls:  ,',   "Ureal,  the IGtli"'March; 1915.  "Honored Miss or Mrs. Crete Mayor,���������Have received the parceland best  thanks for it. J was very glad to_liave  received  a  present, of  comforts  from  Hamburg, for in the enemy's country  presents are hard to find.   Dear Grete  Mayer, I will send you a small present  when  I  find  one  again,  a  ring from  one  of  these   shells  which   threatens  us with destruction.   (?)    Dear  Grete  Mayer, I will arrange tlie ring so finely that you will'be'able to wear it on  your  arm   at once,  and   you  have  a  nice souvenir from a German warrior  who   has   been    through    everything  ��������� from the start and has shot and bayonetted   so   many  Frenchmen,   and  1  have also  bayonetted    many Frenchwomen.    Dear Grete Mayer, I bayonetted seven women and four girls in  five minutes.   Iniin engagement near  Uatoviie.     We  had   a  house-to-house  tight,     and  these women  fired  at us  with  revolvers, and they shot at the  captain, too.    I bayonetted them and  did not shoot them, this herd of sows;  they  are worse  than   the  men.     We  have  dead   and   wounded  every   day.  Dear    Grete   Mayer,  I   am  a   bomb-  thrower, and have often  crept up to  within  JO metres of  tlie  enemy" and  have     thrown    him     one    into   his  trench; then they have fired.flares to  see  me   and   fired   at  me,   but  have  never hit me, and that is always the  good thing.    Dear  Grete Mayer,  if 1  live and  get through  it,  I  will   seek-  out, Grete Mayer; if this Grete Mayer is still single and not engaged. .1  take the   liberty (? to  ask)  that she  send   me   her -photograph   so   that   I  too may know from whom I have received  my  present.  "J   close   my   scrawl     with     many  greetings   and   kisses     if   you   were  there,  from  far away.  "Wonger."  "Please- answer soon.    My  address  is; .lolmnn   Wonger,   Inf.   Boyd   Regiment,   I   Bav. .Arniv   Corps,   I   Div.   J  Brigade, .'t Haw. JO'lvp."  The writer, as will be seen, i.s obviously an illiterate person. He regularly" writes "h" for "eh" (e.g.".  "Sli'lit" for "Schlecht") and "d" for  "I." I lis grannnar mul punctuation  are both erratic. His allegation that  tile women���������nothing, it will he observed, i.s said as to the guilt of the  girls���������were armed with revolvers is  common form in German admissions  of outrage; it has repeatedly been  proved to be untrue. In its naive  combination of sentimentality and  brutality the document, i.s typical.  The letter was found  of the Stith Kcgiment.  The    statement    is    mads    that    thousands    wear    eyeglasses     who    do    not  really   need   tliem.     If   you . are   one   of  these   unfortunate.'?,    then    these    glasses  may   be   ruining   your   eyes   instead   of  helping: them.   Thousands who wear these  ."windows" may prove for themselves that  they  can   dispense   with   glasses   if   they  will  get  the  following prescription   filled  at   once:    Go   to   any. active   drug  store  and get a hottle of Bon-Opto tablets.   Dissolve one  Bon-Opto  tablet In 'V\   glass  of  water.     With   this   harmless   liquid   solution   bathe   the   eyes  two   to   four   times  daily, and you are likely to be astonished  at the results right from the start.    Many  who have been told tlint they: have astigmatism, eye-strain, cataract, sore eyelids,  weak -eyes,  conjunctivitis  and   other  eye  disorders   report wonderful  benefits from  the use of this prescription.    Get this prescription   filled  and  use "it:   you  may  so.  strengthen your eyes that glasses will not  be necessary.    Thousands' who are"blind,  or nearly so, or who wear glosses might  never   have- required 'them   if   they   ha<?  cared for their eyes in time.    Save your  eyes before it is too late!    Do not become  one   of  these   victims   of   neglect. -: Kye-  glasses are only like crutches and  every  few years they must be changed to fit tho  ever-Increasing   weakened    condition,    so  better see  if you can, like many others,  get clear,   healthy,   strong magnetic  eyes  through the prescription here given.    The  Yalmas Drug Co., of Toronto, will fill the  above prescription by mail, If your.druggist cannot. '  .     '.  "A prominent City Phyfiician to'whom tha above article  was  submitted, said:   "Bon-Opto is a very.i-emarkable  in  !     Glycerine Six Times as Expensive  I     The     world's   output   of   crude   gly-  Icerine'is estimated  at from !JO,000 to  I 100,000 tons.    j ��������� ' 1'roduetion    is  entirely   inadequate  ��������� .    I to   meet    the   demands   and   re-liners  Reversion   to   Shields   and   Armor   in j now   |luvc  0���������   ll;ilK|   only, enough- for  Modern Warfare. i three months.    About   (JU per cent. of.  The/present war has up.set so many | {'"J, Serine used on this sido the At-  genera |y accepted principles aS to l;i,lt,c'/H-dmanly eon.es Jro.-n Juiropc  what has hitherto been considered ! ni ������ m!fle l"nu-a by-product ot  modern warfare that the reversion to . S0:,>) ������ntl camlle-im.kn.g. AW Ilis  sheilcls and armor does not/ come as , i,v('.m,f ������/, *������?&? ,l"8-^a-SSi������?,i'  a surprise.    Jn    their early  stages of J ,  ^ '-v, > H ^tn.s   arc   thus   sonous-  remedy.  Its constituent inirrerficnls are well known to  eminent, eye specialists ancl widely prescribed by tliem.  It can be obtained from rvny good drasrtfist and is one of  the ��������� very .few preparations, I feel should be kept on  hand for regular use in almost every family."  "Children," said the Sunday Schoo'  superintendent, "this picture illustrates today's lesson: Lot was warned  to take his wife and daughters and  flee out of Sodom. Here are,Lot and  his daughters, with his wife jus-, behind them; and there Sodom.in the  background. Now,.has#any girl or hoy  a question before we* take up the  study of the lesson?   Well, Susie?"  "Pleathe,; thir," - lisped the latest  graduate from the infant class, "where  ith the flea?"���������Harper's Monthly.  ii  THE NEWEST  DISCOVERY IN CHEMISTRY  This is a recent discovery of Doctor  Pierce,  who  is ��������� head of the Invalids'  Hotel and Surgical Institute at Buffalo,  N. Y.    Experiments at Doctor Pierce's  Hospital for several years proved that  there is no other eliminator of uric acid  that can be compared to it.   For those  easily recognized symptoms of inflammation��������� as   backache, scalding  urine  and frequent urination, as well as sediment in the urine, or if uric acid in the  blood  has   caused   rheumatism,   it  is  simply wonderful how surely "Anuric"  acts.    The best of results are always  obtained in cases of acute rheumatism  in the joints, in gravel and gout, and  invariably the pains and stiffness which  so frequently and persistently accompany the disease rapidly disappear.  Go to your nearest drug store and  simply ask for a 50-cent package of  "Anuric," manufactured by Dr. Pierce,  or send 10 cents to Dr. Pierce for a  large trial package. If you Biispect  kidney or bladder trouble, send him a  sample of your water and describe  symptoms. Doctor Pierce's chemist  will examine it, then Dr. Pierce will  report to you, without fee or charge.  Note:���������French scientists affirm that '  "Anuric" is thirty-seven times more  active than lifhia in eliminating uric  acid, and ia a harmless but reliable  chemical compound that may be safely  given to children, but should be used  only by grown-ups who actually wish to  restore their kidneys to perfect health,  by conscientiously using one box���������or  more in extreme cases ��������� as "Anuric"  (thanks to Doctor Pierce's achievement)  is by far the most perfect kidney and  bladder corrector obtainable.  the war, there was a preference loi  small shields, because,of their port-  ableness, protection of the individual  soldier in the trenches, economy and  adaptability, to the requirements of  the,sapper, and the barbed wire destroyer.  The Kussian has a prcdiliclian  for the shield, and during the battles  that determined the fate of Poland  they employed shields so largo that  they had to be mounted on "wheels.  But experience has proved, that this  shield is of tittle value when shell  fire has found its target.  When, after a storm of high explosives, the enemy resorted to infantry attack, (lie Kussians were compelled in many instances to abandon positions held by shield-protected troops, with the result that many  of these revived methods of defence  fell into the hands of the enemy.  An authority on the subject, makes  this observation: "We may draw the  conclusion that individual steel  shields can be used to good advantage; but larger shields, because of  their bulk, are not a success. Protection against light arms and artillery fire during an attack in the open  remains a matter of concealment,  with each man taking advantage of  such cover as he can find."  So that there is si ill much left to  the individual initiative of the soldier.  As long ago as in the wars of the  Greeks, shields o'r shelters of metal  were employed in siege operations,  and were only abandoned when gunpowder gave us cannons and other  artillery.  ly affected by the high cost and limited supply "of the material. The  bulk of the distilled glycerine is.'used,  for the production of nitro-glyccrine  and dynamite, and' a part, in tlie  iiianulaL'ture of formic acid, allyl,  alcohol und artificial mustard oil.  In 190S glycerine sold for .10 cents  a. pound; now it is f>0 cents, and the  price is steadily advancing.  Twenty-three creameries in- Saskatchewan last year made over'If I,-  000,000 worth of. butter. The lee  cream, milk and b'utferniilk .sold from'-  the same fetched $.'J79,00O more:.  To Lydia ������. Pinkliam Medv  cine Co.  -The Kaiser and Our Empire  The Kaiser set out to destroy . the  empire,: but in-the end he will only  have rebuilt, it on a deeper and a  surer foundation���������but a foundation  with liberty still as its keystone. In  a century, perhaps in half a century,  we here at home shall have shrunk  by comparison to a relatively minor  element of. the confederation. The  very'cent re of the Knglish race may  have shifted from us, must eventually be shifted from us. But, if. we  are equal to our heritage, one glory  will never pass from these islands���������  the glory -of founding the greatest  confederation . of free peoples this  earth has ever seen.���������London Daily.  News.  A new electric washing machine,  for household use does all its work'in  a stationery laundry tub and'eliminates all handling of the water by the  operator.  Women who are well of ten ask "Are  the letters which the Lydia E. Pinkhara  Medicine Co. are continually publishing-,  genuine?" "Are they truthful?"  " Why do women write such letters 1"  In answer we say that never have \f&  published a fictitious letter or name.  Never, knowingly, have we published  an untruthful letter, or one ivitliout the  full and written consent of the woman  who wrote it.  The reason that thousands of women  from all -parts of the country write such  grateful letters to the Lydia E. Pink-  ham Medicine Co. is that Lydia E. Pink-  ham 'a Vegetable Compound has brought  health and happiness into their lives,  once burdened with pain and suiTering-.  It has relieved women from some of  the worst fonn3 of female ills, from displacements, inflammation, ulceration,  irregularities^ nervousness, weakness,  stomach troubles and from the blues.  It is impossible for any woman who  is well and who  has   never suffered  to realize how these  poor, suffering women feel when restored to health;  their keen desire to (  help   other  women  who are suffering as i  they did. -iybix e pis*,;  THE CANADA STARCH  CO: LIMITED  MONTREAL. CARDINAL.  BRANTFORD.       FORT WILLIAM.  Makers'of "Crown Brand' ana  "Lily WW Com Syrups, and  Benson s Corn Starch.  More Blouses, Lingerie and  Skirts���������more Table Linen���������  more Sheets and Pillow Gases  ��������� more Curtains ��������� are  starched v/ith "Silver Gloss",  than any other starch' in  Canada.    Your grocer has it.  233  Dr. Pierce'a. Pellets are the original  little Liver Pills. One little Pellet for  & laxative���������three for a cathartic.  on   a  prisoner  Backyard Gardening  Scores of reports of the operations  carried on in the season of 1915 by  small householders speak of produce  being grown worth from twenty-five  to fifty dollars, every dollar of which  means so much added to the wealth of  the country as well as saved in the  cost of living.    Financial profit !������ not  A Chinaman was brought before a  magistrate in Salt Lake City and received n tine for a slight misdemeanor:  But the judge could not make him understand.  "Look here, man," he said, disgustedly, "you pay one dollar or go to  jail, see?" There was no gleam of intelligence from the .Oriental and the  judge repeated his explanation, but  without results. ^  Finally the officer who had arrested  the man came up. "Say, you dish-face,"  he called, "can you hear anything?  You've got to pay a five dollar fine."  "You're lying," yelled the Chinaman.  "It's only one dollar."���������New Thought.  M&  nen  You may be fond of good chocolate -  Cowan's Maple Buds will please you in  way that no other, has ��������� or could do.-  Buy this dainty chocolate to-day.  A-������  Mcintosh���������What're ye hesitatin'  aboot,  Tammas?    Play off, mon!  McNab���������Mon, yon't a bran'-new twa  shillin' "ba":���������and I may never see it  again.���������Judge.  A Michigan physician is the inventor of a cushion to he fastened to the  back of a straight chair to permit a  person to sit upright and he comfortable. %  QCHE    SUN,    GBA ND    TORKS,    B. C.  a ������m smu  It so, remember these facts���������Zam-  IBuk Is by far the most widely used  &alm ia Canada! Why has it become  ���������to popular? Because it heals sores,  aurea skin diseases, and does what is  claimed for It. Why not let it heal  your Bbre?  Remember that Zam-Buk is alto-  ({ether different to the ordinary Jhit-  aaents. Most of these consist of animal  2������ts. Zai&Quk contains no trace of  any animal fat, or any mineral mattcjy  Ht is absolutely herbal.  Remember that Zam-Buk la at the  same time healing, Boothing, and  antiseptic. Kills poison instantly, and  All harmful germs. It 1b suitable alike  tfor recent injuries and diseases, and  ilor chronic sores, ulcers, etc. ��������� Test  .bow different and superior Zam-Bult  iroally is. All druggists and stores at  i50c. box. Uso also Zam-Buk Soap.  [Relieves sunburn and prevents freckles,  Best for baby's bath.   26c. tablet  ���������f  ��������� ������������������������������������   '������������������      i-���������.��������� ���������������������������m in     uwumimmmm���������gaB  LITTLE  THINGS COUNT  Even in a match you should  consider the "Little Things,"  the wood���������the composition���������  the   strikeability���������the   flame.  are 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 I  All Eddy products  are dependable products���������Always.  Money- in  On New Breaking  Prepares the Soil for Wheat and Provides  Found Crop  J". II. Grisdale, B. Agr. Director Dominion Experimental Farm, Ottawa,  says:  '���������For the new settler or the man  with new breaking done before May  25 or 2G, llax offers an opportunity, for  money making this year on this land  such as is not possible with any other  crop. Breaking' about three inches  deep, so as to fill all openings or  space hetween the furrows, and to  conserve any available moisture, as  well as make a solid seed bed, will be  such a preparation as gives a fair  chance of a fair crop of llax, it good  seed is carefully.sown before the first  of June. Sow seed at the rate- of 30  to '101b  per aero.  "Where wheat seeding has progressed rather slowly it will often be advisable to sow the last few acres intended for wheat to flax instead. The  cash' returns from the two crops are  .likely to be practically ' equal this  year.  '���������The flax crop will rot the sod on  new breaking, and leave the soil in at  least as good condition for wheat as  it' it had been summerfallowed. Besides, it will provide a substantial revenue, for flaxseed has averaged  around $2 a bushel for several months  past."  S^AD������ ,N  C^AgJ3  The 'American .Agriculturist .reports  tho condition of the American winter  wheat crop at 78.8 against 88.5 a year  ago.  GLASS OF WATER  Upset  Her  People who don't know about food  ahould never be allowed' to feed per-  oons  with weak stomachs.  Sometime ago a young woman had  an attack of- scarlet fever, and when  convalescing was permitted to eat  anything she wanted. Indiscriminate  feeding soon put her back in bed with  severe stomach and kidney trouble.  '���������There I stayed," she says, "three  months, with my stomach in such condition that 1 could take only a few tea-  spoonfuls of milk or beet' juico at a  time. Finally Grape-Nuts was brought  to my attention and I asked my doctor  if I might oat it. He said 'yes' and I  commenced at once.  "The food did me good from the  *tart and I was soon out of bed and  recovered from the stomach trouble. I  have gained ten pounds and am able  to do all household duties, some days  sitting down only long enough to eat  my meals. I can cat anything that  one ought to cat, but I still continue  to eat Grape-Nuts at breakfast and  supper and like it *��������� itter every day.  "Considering that I could stand only  a short time, and that a glass of water  seemed 'so heavy,' I am fully satisfied  that Grape-Nuts has been everything  to me and that my return to health  is due to it.  "I have told several friends having  nervous or stomach trouble what  Grape-Nuts did for me and in every  case they speak highly of the food."  "There's a Iteason." Name given  by Canadian Postum Co., Windsor,  Ont.  Ever read the above letter? A new  one appears from time to time. They  are genuine, true, and full of human  Interest.  Jack���������What sent poor Algy to the  insane asylum? v  Tom���������A train of thought passed  through his brain and wrecked it.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Dear Sir,���������Your MINARD'S LINI-  ment is our remedy for"sore7throat,  colds and all ordinary ailments.  It never fails to relieve and cure  promptly.  CIIA8. WIIOOTEN.  Port Mulgrave.  Young .Man (to coquette)���������If you  don't answer me one way or the other  ������������������yes or no���������I'll hang myself at your  garden gate.  Coquette���������You mustn't do tha:.  Fativei\doesn't like young men hanging  about the" place!���������London Opinion.  An Oil That Is Prized Everywhere.���������  Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil was put upon the market without any flourish  over thirty years ago. It was put up  to meet the wants of a small section,  hut as . soon as its merits became  known it had a whole continent for a  field, and it is now known and prized  throughout this hemisphere. There is  nothing equal to  it.  Shortening the Road  "Well, but 'ow far is it to the bloom-  in' camp?   Is it three miles?"  "No���������not so far as that it ain't���������  not if you walks fast."���������London  Opinion.  Use Miller's Worm Powder and the  battle against worms is won. These  powders correct the morbid conditions  of the stomach which nourish worms  alid these destructive parasites cannot  exist after they come in contact with  the H'2diciue. The-worms are digested  by tho powders and are speedily evacuated with other refuse from the bowels. ' Soundness is imparted to tiie organs and tha health of the child steadily improves.  W. N. U.  1106  A clothing rack which has been invented in which garments are hung  over rods is claimed to occupy less  space than the usual affair fitted  with pegs and hooks.  Drives Asthma Like Magic. Tho immediate help from Dr. J. D. Kellogg's  Asthma Remedy seems like magic.  Nevertheless it is only a natural rem  edy used in a natural way. The smoke  or" vapor, reaching tha most remote-  passage of the affected lubes, brushes  aside the trouble and opens a way for  fresh air to enter. It is sold by dealers throughout the land.  Fair Customer���������But the hairs are  coming out of this muff.  The Salesman���������That, madam, is a  peculiarity of the animal; it always  sheds its fur at this time of tlie year.  Minard's  Liniment used  by  Physicians. ���������  Tommy���������Mamma, have gooseberries  legs?  Mom���������Of courss not, Tommy.  Tommy���������Then I've swallowed a caterpillar.  For'  making  soap.  For  soften*  he water.  For'    removing  paint.  For disinfecting  rofrl gorators,  sinks, clq&oto,  drains and for 600  other nurposos.  DEFUSE  SUBSTITUTES.  $*5IU������TTCOMW<VU������S  >^**      TORONTO 0*T^-������i>  low Sickly Women  May Get Health  If they could only be: made to see  that half their ills are caused by impure blood, it wouldn't take long to  cure them with Dr. Hamilton's Pills.  Truly a wonderful medicine that invigorates, strengthens, renews. Every  tired, worn out woman that tries Dr.  Hamilton's pills will improve rapidly,  will have better color, increased appetite and better digestion.  No better rebuilding tonic can be  found than Dr. Hamilton's Pills which  are safe, mild and health giving. For  forty years Dr. Hamilton's Pills have  b2en America's most valued family  medicine, 25c per box at all dealers.  "A Place For Everything  A man was' pasting up "recruiting  posters." The first was a young ladies' college, where the man posted  over the door the following;V'3,000,-  000 more men wanted���������"Apply within-" ' . "."���������:'���������'  The second; was posted on an .undertaker's,.' window, where a model  colTin was on show. The poster was;  "i'ull in arid do you bit."  The third poster was posted over  the" gate of a cemetery, und was as  follows-. "Arise,- ye iiritons. Your  King and Country need you."  An Effort to Find Ideal Food  Feeds  Rats to Find What He Should  '   Eat    ;"..  More thau 1,000 rats are being used  in the agricultural chemistry department of the University of Wisconsin  in an effort on the part of Professor  E. V. McCollum to discover the ideal  food that will make people live the  most efficient lives and grow at the  best practical rate."  Although the experiments are being  made upon rats, the results are known  to be the same as if they were made  upon human beings. Professor McCollum has already been at'work for  seven years  on  this problem.  He has ;.early discovered the perfect food, but is still.in search of the  chemical' parts of the two unknown  compounds that will make up the ideal  food for which he is searching. .  '*" '"'n~~:~~ .."������te  yoor Bowels;  Cut out cathartics and purjratives.   They atv  brutai--hnrsh���������unnecessary. Try  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS  Purely vegetable. Act  jrently on the liver,  eliminate bile,and  soothe thcdeli-  catemembrano  ofthebowel.  Cure Con  il!pp':ca,  P:!Jous-  Minard's     Liniment     Lumberman's  Friend.  Jensen���������I thought they were going  to put a sewer in this  street?  Benson���������They are. They'll begin  excavating just as soon as the asphalt  is- laid. ', ���������';  How's This?  We offer One Hundred Dollars Reward for -any case of-Catarrh that  cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh  Cure.  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 the 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. Stuart taking .Hall's Catarrh  Cure at once arid get rid of catarrh.  Send for testimonials, free.  F. .L CHENEY & CO., Toledo, Ohio.  Sold by all Druggists, 75c.  Germination tests conducted by the  Saskatchewan department of agriculture, this' spring showed 95 per cent,  of vitality.  Ask for Minard's and take no other.  ���������'���������'���������������������������   Noisily  Mrs. Noovo-Reesh���������"We Went to the  matinee at that new theatre that's  just been opened the other day.-  Her Companion���������Indeed;-; and what  do you think of its accoustic properties"?  Mrs. Noovo-Reesh���������Well, you know,  I thought they were a trifle gaudy myself.���������Sketch.  NEW STRENGTH  ; KHE SPRING  Nature. Needs, Aid  in Making  New Health-Giving Blood  In the spring the system needs a  tonic. To be healthy you must have  new blood, Just as the trees must have  new sap to renew their vitality. Nature demands it, and without this new  blood you will feel weak and languid.  You may. have twinges of rheumatism  or the sharp stabbing pains of neuralgia. Often there are disfiguring  pimples or eruptions on the skin. In  other cases there is merely a feeling  of tiredness and a variable appetite.  Any of these are signs that the blood  is out of oi-der���������that the indoor life  of winter has lessened your vitality.  What you need in spring is a tonic  medicine to put you right, and in all  the world of medicine there is-rib .'tonic  can equal Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  These Pills actually make new rich,  red blood���������your greatest need in  spring. This new blood drives out the  seeds of disease and makes easily tired  men, women and children bright, active and strong. Mrs. Eugene Cada-  rette, Amherstburg, Ont., says: "I suffered for a long time from dizziness,  pain in the back and sick headache,  and nothing I took did me any good  until I began Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  These cured me after taking six boxes  and I now feel better than ever I did  in my life.. I had fallen off in weight  to 82 pounds,- and after taking the  Pills I had increased to 100 pounds."  These Pills are sold by all medicine  dealers or can be had by mail at 50  cents a box or six boxes for $2.50 fro-i  The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  Sich Headache and Iniligeslhni as m'dUom   knuw.  Small Pill, Small Dose,  Small Price,  Genuinfe must bear Signature  VHE MEW FRENCH REMEDY. Na1.N03.W.a  THERAPiOf^ BSISM  freat success, currs chronic weakness, lost vigou  ft VIM KIDNEY. BLADDKU. DISEASKS. 11I.OOD POISON.  HIES EITHEK NO DRUGGISTS or MAIL SI. POST i CT3  roUGERA CO. 99. BHEKMAX ST NEWVOHK Or LYMAN BROl  TORONTO.    WRITE FOR FREE BOOK TO DR. LE CLERO  Med Co IlAVERSTOCKKD.IlAMPSrnAD. London. Eno.  IRV NEW DRAGEE ITASTKLESS) FOUMOF    EASY TO  TAW  THER^PlO^g laa,?^.dc0������.  ill THAT TRADE MARKED WORD 'TI1ERAPION IS OM  tan GOVT STA.M/ affixed to ill GENUINEITACXSTS.  The  Silver  Lining      jL  The Tender-Hearted Cook���������No bad  news, I 'ope, ma'am?  The Mistress���������The   master's    been  wounded.  The Cook���������There now, ma'am, don't  let that  worry you. . They tells me  they can patch    'em up so's they're  better than before.���������Sketch.  Weed's S&esjpliodiao/  The Great ISnglish Jicn-.cdy.  Tones and invigorates tho *vhoI<j  nervou? system, makes new Blood  in old Veins, Cures is'crvoitu  Debility, Menial and lirain Worm, Despondency, Loss of 'Energy, 'Palpitation of ihe  Heart, Failing .Memory. Prico $1 per box, six  for$5. Ones will please, six will euro. Sold by all  druggists' or mailed in plnin pkg. on receipt of  prico. A'novamphletTnailcdfree.'TiHE. WOOO  tilEOlCHiZ CO.IT0B0fl70,0!!T.  (Farxcrty Windsor.)  'F������RTHE^������ KIDNEYS  -  What They Cured  Here's the remarkable experience of  a Nova Scotian:���������  "I was once a terrible sufferer with  kidney and bladder troubtes, and at  times I would lose the use of my legs,  and could not go away from home without some one with me. I was treated  by different doctors for 3 years, and only  got temporary relief. My son advised,  me to take Gin Pills, ancl after taking the  first 2 or 3 doses I got relief. I continued to take them until I got compietelj  cured.   I owe my life to Gin P1II3.  Yours verv trulv,  18 P. M.'KK.M'PTON,  Port Mechvay, N. S.'1  GIN PII^S are 50c. n box or 0 boxes for  S2.ii0 at 'all druggists.   Sample treatment frse  if requested.  Kuliouul J>ru^ A Chemical Co. of Canada  limited, Toronto  Mr. Jones had recently become the  father of twins. The minister stopped him in the street to congratulate  him.  "Well, Jones," he said, "I hear that  tlie Lord has smiled on you."  "Smiled on me?" repeated Jones  "He  laughed   out   loud."���������Tit-Bits.  The  speed   at   which we. live, the hustle now so  necessary  for   success   have   unfortunately  a very  adverse effect on the nervous and digestive systems  of Canadians.  The baneful results, increased lately  to an alarming degree, often lay the seeds of more  deadly trouble, but it will be satisfactory to learn  of the ever-increasing popularity in  the Dominion,'of the Great  British Remedy, Dr. Cassell's Tablets.  j Dr. Ramsay Colles, J.P. of the City of Dublin, a man of high eminence in the scientific  world, says:���������"I have great pleasure iti expressing my satisfaction as to the curative effect of  Dr. Cassell's Tablets in cases of nerve troubles. From several cases which have lately come under  my notice I am able to form the opinion that Dr. Cassell's Tablets constitute a safe and reliable  family remedy, and appear to be specially effective for nerve and bodily weakness."  Dr. Cassell's Tablets are Nulrifivc, Restorative, Alterative, and Anti-Spasmodic, and of great  therapeutic value in all derangements of the Nerve, Digestive, and Functional Systems in old or  ycung. They are the recognised modern home remedy for Dyspepsia, Nervous Breakdown,  Stomach Catarrh, Kidney Disease, Nerve and Spinal Paralysis, Infantile Paralysis, Rickets, St.  Vitus' Dance, Amemia, Sleeplessness, Brain Fag, Headache, Palpitation, Wasting Diseases, Vital  Exhaustion, Loss of Flesh, and Premature Decay. Specially valuable for Nursing Mothers and  during the Critical Periods of Life.  Druggists and Dealers throughout Canada sell Dr. Cassell's Tablets. If not procurable in your city send to the  sole agents, Harold F. Ritchie & Co., Ltd., 10, McCaul Street, Toronto; 1 tube 50 cents, t> tubes for the price of five.  Sole Proprietors:���������Dr. Cassell's Co., Ltd., Manchester, Ens  wm i fw ������ns -  THE   SUN,    JRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  ���������*���������;-���������  not, we will frankly tell you so.  will run cor-  rectly, A, D, MORRISON  Watcfi  ���������Faults  Does your watch run  correctly? If you experience any difficulty with it, leave it  with us. We will  give it an expert examination. If it needs  repairs we can sup-  ply'thein at a moderate cost. If it does  A watch repaired   by us  now needed to make the aggregation complete  are a roper, a patent stump puller and a  finance-acrobat.���������Hedley Gazette.  JEWELER-OPTICIAN  GRANDFORKS, B. C.  ������ft? (grand Marks g>un  G. A.EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain).. SI.00  Oue Year (in the United States)    1.50  Address all communications to  The Ghand Forks Sus,  I'noxK R74 tiiuNu Forks, B.C.  The Sun is in receipt.of a communication from  the Salvation Army at Winnipeg requesting  us to donate some advertising space for the  purpose of locating a lost nobleman, who refused to assume his title because, there was  not enough money in the exchequer for him to  maintain it with proper dignity. The lost Sir  Knight is now assured that there are sufficient funds on hand to keep him in pocket  money the balance of his days. If this state-  jment is true, the parties who are interested  in finding him should 'have enough ready cash  to pay for a "want" ad. in The Sun. We do  not mind donating space for patriotic or charitable purposes, but we offer a strenuous objection to setting tin's paper upas an eleemosynary institution for the whole universe.  FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 1910  The European sovereigns speak many languages, but President Wilson is' the only  ruler who speaks American.  A "disgusted prohibitionist" -writing to the  Victoria Times about the. Bowser government's prohibition act to be submitted to a  referendum; describes the premier's feat in  these lurid words: :��������� "By another supreme contortion, he has landed with his feet in the prohibition roost, his head on the soft pillows of  the liquor interests, while his heart is���������but  Parker Williams says Bowser has no heart,  which long ago became merged in his gizzard."  The "disgusted prohibitionist" concludes as  follows: "Beyond the fact that the prohibition act stops the open sale of intoxicants in  1 >ars. .and liquor shops, ��������� it doesn't do a durn  thing to remedy the evil. Exportation and importation are unrestricted and unchecked except by the financial limitation of the importer; it simply means that, instead of having a  dangerous river running between two fences  which are now guarded by some kind of licensing laws and restrictions, we are going to tear  down the river banks and let the whole stream  slop over into private houses, co-operative  booze clubs and blind pigs."  If a woman has a hunch that eventuates accurately she calls it an inspiration.  Section 57 of Premier Cowser's prohibition  measure reads:  57. (1.) While this act  is intended to prohibit and shall prohibit transactions in liquor  which take place wholly within 'the  province  of British Columbia, except as specially provided by this act, and to restricfrthe consumption of liquor within the limits of the province  of British Columbia, it shall  not affect and is  not intended to affect  bona-fide  transactions  in liquor between a person in  the province of  British  Columbia and  a person   in another  province or in a foreign country, and the provisions of this act shall be construed accordingly. -  (2.) Nothing in this act snail be construed  to interfere with the right of any person to  import from without the province liquor for  bona-fide use in his private dwelling house.  We do not care to blow our own horn too  often, but we wish to remind the people of  the community that The Sun is the largest  and best paper printed in Grand Forks or the  Boundary. After eliminating rumors, conjectures and "hot-air stuff," we give all the news  worth printing for $1.00 per year. We do not  call silly trivialities news, ancl prefer to give  you  in  lieu thereof something worth reading  A fund of two million dollars is being raised  in the United States for the erection of a  monument to the memory of Abraham Lincoln. If Lincoln's wishes could be consulted  regarding the project, we are sure that he  would discountenance it, and would say,  "Give the money to the poor." Lincoln is one  of the immortals, and no marble shaft can add  to his greatness. Only the near-great require  monuments to perpetuate, for a few centuries,  their achievement.  A SPttCH OF NOBLE AND EXALTED SENTIMENT  In nominating Wood row Wilson for the presidency of  the United States. Judge John W. Wescott, of New Jersey, made the following speech. To the thoughful mind  the address contains food for reflection; those who take no  interest in American politics are assured that its rhetorical beauty will repay perusal:  "Prophecy is fulfilled. The eternal verities of righteousness have prevailed. Undisrnaped by the calamities of  war, unmoved by vituperation and vain declamation, holding to the pure altar of truth, the schoolmaster is statesman, the statesman financier, the financier emancipator,  the emancipator pacificator, the pacificator the moral leader of democracy.  "The nation is at work. The nation is at peace. Tho  nation is accomplishing the destiny of democracy. Four  years ago the nation was not at work. With resources  boundless, with 100,000,000 people eigjr to achieve and do,  commerce languished, industry halted, men were idle. The.  country struggled in the. toils of an inadequate financial  sAstem. Credit was at the mercy of piracy. The small  business man was bound hand and foot Panie hung like  a storm cloud over the business world.  ".Now bursting granaries, teemihg factories, crowded  railways'and overladeu ships distribute? wnalth and comfort to uncounted millions the world over Tlie production  outruns the means of distribution." The parallel of American prosperity is not found history, nor is it causeless. It  did not not descend like a merciful accident from heaven.  It is not- due to the devastations of a revised tariff It i.s  not the r���������yultof destructive legislation. It can not be at  tributed the manufacture of war materials, constituting  a bare 5 per centum of the volume of national business.  "War is destruction, not production War curtails in:  ternational trade. War depresses industrial energy:  When the European cataclysm struck the world moratoria  fell likeablsght upon many of the neutral nations, but  not upon the United States  '���������There stands the astounding phenomenon of American  prosperity. What is its explanation? The Euclid of financial theorv worked out to a demonstration, measures for  the country's relief. He promptly put into elFootJthe  legislative expression of a great program. He did not  talk. He did things - He dynamited the monetary dams  and l������t credit How to the remotest corners of the land, its  spray dashing even upon foreign shores He released the  nation's resources and set the energies of all men free to  exploit them. He destroyed aommereial slavery He strnck  off its shackles.  "The prosperity of the nation is the product of states  manship and financial genius. American credit is now  limited only by its own honesty and capacity. The cause  being undisturbed, the effects must remain. The schoolmaster i.s statesman, the statesman is financier, the finan  eier is emancipator. With Lincoln, the emancipator of the  chattel slave, he will live forever as the emancipator of the  commercial slave  (Continued on Page 5 )  Premier Bowser started  his  characteristic  kind  of campaigning  in Nanaimo last week.  The admiring organs, without a visible blush,  report him thus: "He invited   the residents of  Nanaimo  to  urge  anything  they would like  done, and, if th������ government  could  conscientiously do so, they would be  very pleased   to  carry out the suggestion." "Conscientiously do I    The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  so," is sardonically humorous in that connec- j three times  more  reading matter than any  tion.   If the government can "conscientiously" other  Boundary  paper.    This  fact accounts  bribe you with your own  money, good people for the rapid increase in our circulation,  of Nanaimo, they'll be very pleased to do  so    -and to repeat the performance all over  province.���������Pacific Canadian.  the  A  lawyer and  a  tooth  doctor have been  added to the provincial cabinet.    All that are advertisers this guarantee.  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  One Spring Wagon  One Set Double Harness  One Horse, 8 Years Old  One Mare, 12   Years Old .  E..C HENNIGERj)  SKCOND 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.  PeopSe read your, arguments,  reasons, conclusions, when attractively presented. It carries  weight. Enterprising men use  GOOD PRINTING because it GETS  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.  ITT   O  HANSEN a GO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  tl Gait Goal  N  ow  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  Tklki'iionks;  omen, KfiG tfpst Strppf  AUTO LIVE  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs and Good  Horses at All Hours at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  John Wfiriiuiiakei' 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   po "or."  Pays for The  Sun for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary con itry  ''A'.;:?.-V">'^.>':f  .,������,'#i'f'.-'.,;y;-i;r  ������������������>���������$''/.:���������& \u.  aimmiMiiaam^ THE. SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,  would    have   prostituted   the bravery  and patrintk n ������������������(   American   arms   to  the greed an i avarice    of   concession  aries  'It would hav������ rubbud the United  States of the graiideur of heir mission  amongst the nations of die earth It  would have made might right and repudiated tlie doctrines of Christianity  r T ���������, It would have ignored the   fundanien-  Loxdos, June 19.��������� "The nreoar- *. i . i  '     -*<-*���������       j-ui. |nerwi t^i conceptions, or  moral progress and  ���������odriess issue in America menus th,.t denied the right of J5,U0U,(i00 of peo-  thfc greatest power on the fnne of th*- pie to govern   themselves      Ambifion  globe has come into the   world   sys a"d greed were prepared   to   sacrilicc-  tern  f(^ w.....--      ' "'"r  .se ure herself flgflinst wa Umenoa and all that America stands  ," hti :'Ws ������' -������������������" -says Altr,rJ 7; V "'^ to acquire the wealth of  -     Gardiner, ediu.r   of    the   D,ilv -'^    lhe diPlo������'H������y "f -WHtchful  *" ���������paper today. U<"1,li "*       ������ -^   ^ f "V"^-'   P"Hty t���������e  principles of international law Tln-  A in en can standard of peace and justice now floats on the sea. It is unfurling over the trenches of lhe struggling nations.     .     .-. ".~":ji - -.v- ,"j   '.,,  ��������� "My fellow couritn men, not I,   bi t  his deeds anfJ anhieveunnfi; not I, bit  the spirit   and purpose-,   of    America;,  not]., but the prayers   of   just    nienji  not I, but   civilization    itself,    nominates to succeed himself to the    presidency of    the    Unui"!   States,  to the  presidency of 100,000,000 free people,  bound    in    imgregnable    union,    tlie I  scholar,  the statesman,  the   financier,  the emancipator,   the   pacificator, .thei  moral leader of   democracy,   \Vood.row  Wilsou."  ^"'"������������������/���������"/he    United   S.nl,8   i8 \ia���������������:     'Watchful    WnUU^'"'Zi  '" '   "    '     ' '^Uhe brutal diccum of ^,JZt  ^'-cerned, the   fnrthcom-ng    p,,.,;  ;-'^l-tionisll,mostL!li;i:  ������������ ^������ce L.ncoln was   chose,,.    So  ;      "S   t,ie  world >"������ ������������>..cernedf it fc  '""'parably     ulore     lllOHlH|llJU8-  the weak must go down before the  ���������strong. Help Mexico lest over her  bloody grave are sown the dragon s  teeth of our destruction.  Wiir with    any   European    nation  would have set tin- wor d aflame    and  Jeroiue J. Day, of the Nnrthport  smelter, denies that he i.s interested  in the deal which is reported to be  in progress for th- Velvet mine at  Rosslund'.  I,,,.,,,.,,    ���������    .  "       "'iiiKiiious. .,,     ���������'.���������'    ���������������������}    LMirofiean    nut on  ^cause u ,8 to decide what America Z   l  T ^ ^ w"r '' rtU������������������������   ������<������  -.ds for ,��������� regard to the future of   S V i' "'  '"^   f- '*  the world.     And wiih  ,u  , j \ }      Wuaki ,l"V <>ne have had ii  ��������� th������ i'Uert s 0f    x deC,S10'5'   S������ ", "^V������  afl,r'" * '���������il*   A      ���������  '"leribih of   Amenca   alone    ca',llsm?    is   a   'virile   a,      ��������� ,  bul "������ i^erests of   Euron. ���������,  ,^bloodshed, destn       f ^ "I!" C"nw,n  ^tbeio-u,    f Et1rop;aJ^ib������oodshed,dest,uc;;:^n;;r:i[;f  ,i;ib������ie earth are bound up. T' amVL-    "'"^"'tiea?     The sub  li,e   underlying   watchwnrrl st'.l,^e ot civ.lization is   the   arts   the  ^ Preparedness    issue      Zk    'TTT* l^^ ^dlosophy, i.du -'  Mveeni���������K   the Uni," J   a" is   f 3. tl.e domestic virt���������est|  tVeeSjom   re-  i'l������l' -thtt-,h 'StaleS'is   the p-fc"0" nnd p,aCB.   .But this is the suo-  Shonlr P<"-"* of ��������� Au'0"fe������-     ttT ^ A'm'riCan ^.���������,ma.-V���������..-Tht  hould be used to deliver   huma.M.y   u     ^    ^^ of 'A.������er oan.Vm " _ Xt j  f'������������������ the toil. ,��������� whlch it .   J M^uowj u��������� national b-nndaries " Ityet  e'J"H^hedbytbepasf.hlti     h     ?       f    ���������������    ^ ^^'if'-'���������d broken ho,���������es  ^thevveanon    o ^        ��������� "       ^n a"d   ^'^es'-it ���������  very  "-P"    oi. u   new dispensa-     ''.orm     Therefore,    America    Jives,  sal ' the   a/]ai';S   ot    ������ue��������� Ln tl,B ^"^ ������"d ������,.-;,ken   homes       '  ��������� ^   henceforth   be   .sul.j,a   ln the        T "ld its thr������"������������-  ;,;:;-���������. - o,,or^ ^.J^  v u! ���������"8"d   1HU   l"   ������*'4������apUnUl{-     WHF   wi"������ Europe would  ar' ,bu   t0 ������"^o war on war and to nm h^"^'' th������   ������'0���������' f���������  J"3' the foundation of   world -^ o      1    ,     th������ aatUm������ a,lfJ '"fb an ���������  ^-    ^ means tb,t   A, "  S       r'''1''1^'    anHre,,y   *"d    despair  ���������'���������lo, of e":; ^U,en-w,M ta 2^^/r ustb,e fuuiJion  ' ..,���������.    ft    -v-mtiiuin, the school master  " " "  I -I   | in'1, fmd"'' Witl1 ^"'summate skill,  A SPEECH^ NOBLE AND        fr>^^^  ���������'-^.ri^r;^:^  crosses of a belligerent word " V  preternatural poise and    clearness  then, ������ ��������� KS PJ,0tin������ A",eric*   trough  the. uslnn. storm.   Who ear, den v the  C,M:?   U1"* '"--������. question its   fu|  The next quarterly dividend of  the Consolidated company is payable July 1, and amounts to ijy per  cent or S210,6d7.  Ore receipts at the  Trail   smelter  average 40,000 per month.  EXAUED SENTIMENT  (Continued from Page J,.)  H Not Just "A Wheel"  S. ������ lt  H5LS  to   Pay   for'  M QUALIT^^nyoubuy  jfeS a wheel.    QUALITY  [if makes the difference be-  b^J twean the  "JJ'hat are the realities    that   flll.e  ���������'    '"     schools,    her    re|.���������lo���������   llM1.   .... ,     ,    * ������jut-.sLion its   tul  1   c,"lll������������'.     It   would   have  nC ^"���������������*'e    KaruP������ >"������ ���������\.o d ���������, i��������� terns  '"^"���������"-t   and   hatred of   , ,���������   fe^   uf, *    -.talked    civ n^,,^      ^  Pul"C   It would have forfeited the -^    , *    phU"    Al"encan    citizen  ������^-t. or   the   world      JL Wou f'^   ^������'e������yerlng ,ith lhe fc^������  jul������,tuted the tenets of   im"   .^   '   i*on.������.nd ,lu>������ wiy agains   'the   ���������a.K  f- ^ princtples of American"    "^   ^ ^.",e!������ "f t''e contending   ,m   (,  __________^__^^ brmging them in accordT with tl,  1  &>z Bicvcle's ten to fifteen  ;;".������: years of splendid sen'ice,  f viH: and. the one or two years  ppl '"different service of the  *Sf| cheaper kind.  ^p We have  the  latest  iwsw models   on    exhibi  tion.    Also a  Complete Line of  High-Grade Sundries  lelllng at the lowest  )rlces consistent  nth worth-while  ;oods.  Wjictsmilh-Bicj-cIc  DealcJ  fresfc arid Salt Meats   :  Fisfi and Poultry  Our cTWotto: :"Qualitr and ^^  Markets in Nearly All the Boundary  and Kootenay Towns < a  First Street Grand ^  " W- Breen. c7Wanager  THE  utter Wrappers  ^atlyp.-mtod u;it|, ._,  PRINT SHOP  LONDO^DIRECTORY  (I'uMislietl Aiiiuinlly)  MANUFACTURERS & DEAL-JSRS j  EXPORT MERCHANTS  I a������S������tft ������ -J,^ ������:������.o���������.h,1  STEAMSHIP LIVES  HtOVtNClAr.THADIiXOTFOIW,  !SSsSrBa"������to6  Order for $5.        '    '''   ������"  rL'������������-'������l't (if|'ost���������|  ! mentsfroin S15. " orl,lr������-'(-'r "''vi-rti.se.  THE LONDON DIRECTORS CO., LTD.  2r>' Abc,'������rch Lane, London, E.G.  'Lady Barber i  in  Hotel Province  Billiard Room  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 custqmers 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.  Tour 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  Is to leave your business un  protected.  B  It is 110 sign of weakness to follow the lead of advertising.  You owe it to yourself to get  the most for your money, the  best goods aod 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.  hop Where You Are  invited to Shop  IJlgWHgffl  iffl������imgg;ffiat!Bsi, THE    SUN,   'GRAND   FORKS,   B. C  u������n#(������Mt a  ii  r  is all yoii need to pay for the  best and purest Soap in the world  ' r���������Sunlight. The inducements  offered with common soaps can-  aot make up for the guaranteed  purity of Sunlight Soap,    m  INSURANCE  COMPANY  An     Exclusively   Canadian   Company  Assets  Over   Four   Million   Dollars  An Excelsior Policy is a Money Sayer.  Get One Toj^ay.  "ag^'^g^Jiiiuia^atiagieiaam  Life's Handicap  Fond Mother (proudly)���������And do  you not think 'e looks liks 'is father?"  The Soldier (sympathetically)���������  Don't you let that worry you, Mrs.Mc-  Carthy, so long as 'e's 'ealthy.���������Passing Show.  In \ Wrong  A strange v.-oman entering the  clun-ch had yone lo.lhe wrong pew.  Nervously the youong usher upproiich-  ed her.-  "J\1 anion nie, paclani. but you are  occupying tlie wrong pie. Allow mo  to sew you to another sheet."  MOTHER AND BABY  The fond mother always has the welfare of her little ones at heart. She is  continually on the watch for any appearance of the maladies which threaten her little ones. Thousands of mothers have learned by experience that  nothing will equal Baby's Own Tablet!  in keeping the children well. Concerning them Mrs. R. Morehouse, Bliss-  field, N.B., writes; "Baby's Own 'Cablets are the best medicine 1 have ever  used for my baby. He was very cioss  but the Tablets soon put him right  again." The Tablets are sold by medicine dealers or by mail at 25 cents a  box from The Dr. William's' Medicine  Co., Brockville, Ont.  Aching Back Gets Relief Quick I  ���������One Rub With "Nerviline" Cures  Every. Bit of Stiffners and  oes   When  Nerviline" is Used  Soreness  Pain in back or side is awful hard to  | reach.    Deep  in the tissue is  a con-  ; gested   or  strained  muscle.    It   is   a  1 long way for a liniment to go. Liniments you have used have not reached   it,   and   the   pain     bothers   you,  whether moving, or lying  down.  AVhat a pity you haven't tried Nerviline! Penetrating, you ask? Yes, and  powerful, too. Nerviline strikes in far-  deeper than any application you have  ever used.    You  might pa/ a  dollar,  ten dollars, a hundred, for that matter, but you could- r.ot equal Nerviline, either in strength, quickness of  action,   or   permanency   of  relief.  If you think litis too mucn to say  for Nerviline, try it, and be convinced.  If you receive from Nerviline even  a little less relief from pain than this  advertisement induces you to expect,  you can get your money back.  Tlie only pain'remedy hv the world  sold under a guarantee is Nerviline���������  surely it is safe to try it.  Nerviline is sold by druggists everywhere, 25 cents or 50 cents a bottle, or  direct from The Catarrhpzone Co.,  Kingston,   Canada.  Officer���������Not   much  Give him a Number  'eading. Goo  rs'Br  \  cast  WANTS     EVERYBODY     TO   KNOW  ,    ^  DODD'S    KIDNEY    PILLS  CURED   HIM  The Medical  wrong with him.  Nine"Pill. --;  The Orderl>���������I'm afraid we're out of  "Number Nines," sir.  The Medical Officer���������Then give him  a Number Four and a Number Five-  London Opinion. ���������     y    ���������  "When Jones boughflils new house  it was with the express understanding  that he should have a room all of his  own���������a den or study."  'SYes, 1 know what you mean. Did he  get it?" ,  -   "Yes, and his wife furnished it."  '      /'HOW?":  "With a sewing machine, a cutting  table, two dressers, dummies, three  sewing chairs and a fulWength mirror."���������Tit-Bits.  Husband (explaining income tax) ���������  You see, my dear, if our income Is  over, .a" stated amount we have to pay  the government.  Wife���������And if it is under that amount  does the (government, have'to pay us?  Keep  house.  Minard's     Liniment    In   "tht'  Despite the numerous "cures,  cer continues to~ increase.  can  ISOLD BY AIL GOOD SHOE DEALERS  ; WORN BY EVERT MEMBER OF 'HIE FAMJLY  VV������.  A horse iu the field is worth two  in the barn.   You cau't provent  Spavin, Ringbone, Splint, or Curb from  putting your horse in the barn but you  can prcTcnt these troubles from keeping  horses in the barn very loug.  Vou can get  SPAVIN CURE  it ruiydrugifistsat ������1 abottle.G for S3, and  Cenuall's will cure. Thousands of farmers  a  Ken  and horsemen will say so.  "Treatise on the horse" free.  Our book  10-1  Dr. B. J, KENDALL CO., Enosburg Falls, VL  Louis Champagne, After a Long Period of Sickness and Weakness,  Says He Found New. Health in  Dodd's   Kidney   Pills.  Millerand, Ont.���������(Special)���������Strong  and hearty again after a long period  of weakness and ill-health, Louis  Champagne; a well known resident of  this place, is spreading broadcast the  good news that he found new health  and strength in Dodd's Kidney Pills.  "For a long time," Mr. Champagne  states in an interview, "I suffered  from kidney disease and backache. My  appetite was uncertain, and. I got up  "in tlie morning with a bitter taste in  my mouth. There were flashes of  light before my eyes,".and I had a  dragging sensation across the loins.  Idy limbs were heavy and I was always tired.  "Then 1 decided to try Dodd's Kidney Pills, and I am glad to be able  to say that two boxes made me well.  I recommend Dodd's Kidney Pills to  all those who suffer from feebleness  or bad  kidneys."  If you have the symptoms mention-,  ed by Mr. Champagne you may be  sure your kidneys need attention. Neglected kidneys are the cause of more  than half the ills mankind is heir to.  The way to treat sick or weak kidneys is to use Dodti's Kidney Pills.  Shoe Dressing  Especially adapted  for r.ndics'nndChildren's Shoes, produces  the blackest and most  brilliant shine of any  self-shining dressing  made. Conlains no  Ihinsr injurious aud  Is the the only dress-,  in2 of its kind that  contains oil to soften  and preserve the  leather.  Makes Old Shoei look  like New. Used largely  In Sho: Factories for  finishing new   work.  AT ALL DEALERS  India increased its rice production  this year by about 21 per cent, to a  mew high recor.l, although the acreage was increased less than one per  cent,   from  last year.  Tho cheapness of Mother Craves'  Worm Exterminator puts it within  roach of all, and it can bo got at any  druggist's.  Mr serves a had master who  the multitude.-���������I-J.v.  W. N. U.  1106  ,-rv.  One of the large railroads in India  is experimenting with steel passenger cars, lined with wood that is insulated against the heat of the metal  with asbestos.  Pills of Attested'Value.���������Parmelee's  Vegetable Pills are the result of careful study of the properties of certain  roots and herbs, and the action of  such as sedatives and laxatives on the  digestive apparatus. The success the  compounders have met with attests  the value of their work. These pills  have been recognized for many years  as the best cleansers of the system  that can be got. Their excellence was  recognized from the first and they  grow     more  popular daily.  We recently heard a remark by an  old Kentucky farmer which seems  worth entering for the ungrammatical  sentence prize. To a visitor he observed- "Them three Miss Perkins is  three of as pretty a gal as ever I see."  No man or woman should hobble  about because of corns when so certain a relief is at hand as Holloway's  Corn Cure.  First Tramp--You Hi-em very 'appy  (ibaht it.    What's up?  Second Tramp (rf.'i'liii.cr war speech)  --'Kre'.s nie bin t'oin' wivout luxuries  all tlii.s time an' I've only, jus* found  out tliut I've bin 'elpin' the country  to  win   this   war.  "This typewriting gets ou uiy nerves." ������** "Now I'm weUaad enjoy my wort."  . or Exhaustion. of the  "Nervous System.  It is quite possible for the nervous'system to be" considerably exhausted before you realize the seriousness of your condition. You do not  feel up to the mark, are easily tired out,/worry over little thing's, and get  cross and irritable, but do not consider yourself sick.  For tliis reason, wo.shall give an outline of the symptoms so that you may bo warned  in time and use preventive treatment at a time when it will do tho most good.  1. General  discomfort���������excitement and depression alternating.  2. Headache and sometimes dizziness, and deafness.  3. Disturbed, restless, uurcfreshing sleep, interrupted by dreanul  '4. "Weakness of memory, particularly of recent events.  5. Blurring sight,-noises and ringing in the ears.  6. Disturbance of sensibility or feeling, as in hands, or, with women, in tho breasts.  7. Coldness of parts of body or flushing and sweats.  8..Lack of tone., easily fatigued, dyspepsia.  9. Fear to be alone, or in a crowd, fear of things falling, fear of travelling, etc.  These symptoms indicate that the nerves are being starved for lack of rich, red  blood.   Certain elements are lacking which can best be supplied'by Dr. Chase's Nerve Food.  This cure is easily available and awaits alone your action in applying \t. There i3 no  question of the merits of this food cure. Enquiry among your friends will prove to you  that many thousands of women, and men, too, are being restored to health and vigor by  use of Dr. .Chase's Nerve Food. -  50 cents a 1>o.y, 0 for $2.50, all dealers, or Edmanson, Bates  & Co., Limited, Toronto. 'Do not bo talked into accepting  a substitute.    Imitations disappoint.  Dr. Chase'* Kocipo Book. 1.000 selected recipes, sent free If you mention fthia paper.  "������  Tgqi*Mi���������B,������.������gr'a������,rW'.TO*M'j'iiMlj���������������������um<M^^ TUX.   SUN,    GRAND    FORKS.  The Influence of a Picture  THE HEART OF BRITAIN'S GREAT WAR MACHINE  Thoroughness and Efficiency are the Outstanding Features of the  .      System Whereby the British Army at the Front is Kepi  Supplied With Requirements for, Active Service  Kndicss rooms; a multitude of busy  clerks, both men und women; filing  cabinets fitted.with countless cards,  each neatly indexed; messengers  hurrying to and fro, their hands lull  of pink, blue, white or greeii_ slips���������  such is the impression the writer got  of the .British general headquarters  in l-'rance.  \  Through, the    windows    warehouse  after  warehouse,  factory    upon    factory,   railroad     yards,     roundhouses,  a continual shunting of long trains of  freight   cars,   a   never-ending   procession    of    great    motor    lorries.    All  blending into a huge industrial city���������  one  of Britain's  army  supply   bases,  somewhere in l-'rauce.  Hero is the heart of the wonderful  ��������� war    machine -.which    Imghmd.  has  built   up-in little more than a year  ���������'"'built with the utmost care and tho-  oughness in spite of incalculable dif  iiculties.  .Nobody could look on at the workings of 'tin's organization and accuse  England of being "slow." The marvel ;of it all. is: how it possibly could  have'been clone in so short a time.  The Germans have' been ���������but-German-  ed....when'it.com.es to thoroughness  and efficiency.:  ; Tlie Biifish -"have', all the power of  organization which the enemy has  plus the facilities for obfaining supplies of certain materials not avail-'  able to Germany.  There is no shortage of rubber or  ���������wheat flour, or sugar at-the. British  bases. There is no shortage of anything. And more than that, there  are millions of dollars' worth of restive supplies which never are touched and are only field against .emergency.  " We stepped into the biggest garage in the world. "Model garage"  would aid in the description. Lines  of spacious, well built sheds-were  idled with every Known make of  powerful trucks. Engines were roaring; petrol was splasning into tanks;  grimy helpers were scurrying about  laden with soldering irons, wrenches  or jacks.  In the accessory storehouses tiers  of neatly-labelled bins ran from floor  to ceiling, filled with everything from  cotter puis,..to" crankshafts. And so  perfect is ihe system that these goods  are ��������� handled and issued by absolutely  untrained men. many of whom never  looked inside a hood before.  Across from the, automobile station  is the shoe factory. It seemed as  if all the shoemakers and' apprentices  in tho United Kingdom must have  been there, hammering away for dear  life. At one end of "the long structure a stream of lorries was dumping thousands of pairs of boots which  appeared to have passed tlie worthless stage long ago.  'Twisted and bent, covered with  mud and showing gaping holes, these  relics of-the trenches were caught up  and thrown into gre.it vats of steaming solution. And on the other hand  they were being scooped out into  huge trays and passed on to the  army of men in the shops, it would  require too much space to tell of the  various processes through which tlie  forlorn looking mass was passed.  But at the far end of the establishment the results could be seen���������  hundreds of thousands of pairs-of  sturdy boots going away in sacks  to divisional headquarters for redistribution. And, best of all, "Tommy"  prefers the reinades to new boot's;  says they are far more comfortable.  .".Wouldn't the Huns like to get into  this place." asked 'the officer who  was escorting us. It was the bread  bakery, where several -hundred thousand loaves of excellent white bread  are turned out every day. It was  better bread than i.s served at the  average restaurant table in London  or Paris.  Crisp and warm, the loaves came  from the ovens and were stacked up  In the storerooms to remain 24 hour's  before shipment to the front.  A brisk business-like captain took  us through the buildings where the  "iron rations" are stored.    These are  the   stitching   around   the  reinforce  valves.  Then comes the process .whereby  the helmets-are rendered effective  against the German -gases'. It' consist of dipping the masks in a chemical solution which when drv, completely neutralizes the deadlv' fumes.  Ihe wearer breathes through a little  rubber tube fitted with a valve -which''  works automatically.  There'are. the'carpenter shops, the  gun shop, where the damaged rifles  are repaired; the 'forge' shop;'the rubber shoe and gum boot departments,  and a dozen other branches where  apparent waste is turned into new  live material and where the chinks  are plugged to prevent leaks in the  mam;into  which millions of pounds  By Edith C. Salisbury in the Country  Gentleman  ; There is a long'stretch' of prairie  country between Saskatoon and Edmonton, in Western' Canada, where  there are some very isolated homes.  Once, while, on a visit to a women's  institute in that section, I had an opportunity to. visit in one of these  .homes, 1 had heard much of the woman who presided over it; she was  known throughout the district for her  interest in. community affairs.  It was ii sinallhouse, not at all attractive in appearance, and it must  have been uncomfortably cold in -winter. ]f,; was unplastered. with many  cracks in the walls and floor through  i f������\.  " of British gold are poured every day.  r; The establishment ...-pays for itself  ���������v many times oyer each day, it is-said.  Further, it is furnishing an elaborate  business' education .for -thousands of  men who . will be so much better  equipped when they return to civilian life again.  "It was a long hard grind," a high  official told me" "At'-."first- the feeding, clothing and arming of suo-li a  mass of men seemed almost impossible.  "Things must go' with absolute  regularity. It's no good getting a  t-.-tvinload of salt to the men if they  have nothing on which'to'.eat it. Hut  now  we  have   things  as  they should  "iNot one of our men ever goes  hungry. At messtime his food is there.  Always clothing is ready for him  when he needs it. When his cartridge pouch is empty, he has. but-to  reach out his hand to find the means  to replenish it. We have had", to endure the criticism of those who didn't  know, but it never bothered us' much,  because we knew it would work out  in time.    And.it has." '.'''"  -It is perfectly plain that lie was  right. It has. The men are there.  The money is available. The supplies  are pouring in. Most of the "Tommies" live" better than they did before they enlisted. There is no chance  that .their- rations will be cut or that  the ammunition supply/will fail.  'Ihe wheels are :oiled and 'the  British steam-roller is under way.  packed in small wooden boxes, each  containing a days rations for twenty  men. A tin of corned .beef, bouillon  cubes, biscuits. tea, coffee, sugar,  nalt, pepper and mustard comprise  one man's "iron rations" for a. day.  The items vire wrapped in separate  packages.  The supply (rains eome in and go  out like clockwork. The loading platforms are on one side of the building, and the receiving platforms on  tho other side. When goods are being shipped to the. rail-head near the  lines the doors on the receiving side  are' locked, thereby avoiding tlie possibility of confusion.  One of the most interesting departments of this military establishment-  is where tlie gas heimets are renovated. Every day many thousands  of these grotesque accessories are  sent back from the front to be repaired and redipped.  J.-'irsl, tfiey are washed in a hot,  antiseptic solution. They come from  this treatment perfectly clean and  free from germs. .Then they are  passed on to the long rows of girls,  who    carefully  mend   "11   parts'and  War Posters  Where Attractive  Posters Csn  be Obtained for the Asking  The Canadian Gazette, published  in London, Eng., contains the following, which should be useful to battalions in this province in the throes  of recruiting campaigns:  "We  received   a  short  time   ago   a  letter from  a town in  Western Can:  ada asking if we could procure some  attractive   recruiting  posters.   On  inquiry at Whitehall the parliamentary  committee offered  us a choice of all  their posters    and    recruiting    cards.  Many of these are of high artistic excellence,   both  in  design    and   color,  and it  was easy  to  choose  a   v.ira-d  selection  especially  suitable  in  their  appeal to Greater Britons. Those were  despatched on the same day as'the selection was made,  and  we have this  week received a warm letter of think.;  for this excellent consignment of posters  which  will  be  immonselv   helpful.  "As the parliamentary recruiting  committee are most willing to present  a supply of. their most .attractive patriotic"'posters, many other Canadian  towns may be glad to avail themselves  of this oiler. As some of the posters issued by the committee nie nil-,  urally more local in their appeal than  others we would suggest tint when  writing if those posters selected by the  editor of Canada were asked for. if  would ensure most suitable posters  being sent. The address of the f'ar-  iiamentarv .Uoeruitinir Committee is  ���������Whitehall. London.'"  Binder Twine  .Manitoba farmers have a direct  interest in tlie trouble in .Mexico, since  HO    per  cent,  of    the  world's  binder  fwine conies    from that country.    In  recent    years a  trust,    composed    of  United   States   capitalists   and   .Mexican planters, has been formed with a  view   of  exacting  more   money   from  the consumers, and it is expected that  in Jih(������, JoOO.OOO will he added io the  price,  with   the  probability  that   further increases will be made in future  years.    The area from which tlie raw  fmaterial of binder twine  is  obtained  is a small part of the small province  Yucatan,  where  sisal  hemp is indigenous,   and   where   it.   grows   in   profusion on    large    estates.    How    the  northern farmer i.s going to get binder  twine    out of    Yucatan  at a fair  price  under  present  conditions  is  a  hard problem, and if wnr should occur, the difficulty would not be much  simplified, as long ns the struggle was  on.--.Free Press.  Some eighty-five pure-bred animals  \v������ro offered for sale at the Winter  Fair at Regina in March. The average  for bulls of the beef breed was !fief>,  one animal fetching $32*.  which the wind entered as it would.  The rooms, were small, tlie furniture  scant and poor; but it was home to  this woman and to her husband and  her child, a little girl of four years.  There was a bit of lace curtain over  the windoAV, and a crocheted tidy on  a table in the "front room" under  the family Bible. There was a pathos in these simple decorations that  made the- eyes smart, for thoy spoke  plainly of hope, and discouragement,  of an innate love- of those trifles  which .change an ordinary room into  a home.  But there was one adornment in  that room, sufficient in itself to make  one forget the missing things; it  might not have, been so conspicuous  in,other surroundings, but in that particular place it stood out above everything 'else; it was just a good, but inexpensive, copy of one, of the famous  ���������paintings; a picture of a bit of lovely  country.  It was impossible not to wonder  how the picture came there. Who selected it? What prompted its selection? These, were ��������� the questions, the  woman who presided over that home  saw in the eyes of her visitor. We  were sitting together near a glowing  fire, a good light on the picture, the  woman sewing a child's gingham apron.  "Of coure. you have noticed our one  good picture and perhap have wondered how we came by it." she said by.  way of introduction. "We have had  that picture nearly two years. It has  made a great change in our home.  A'one of us .would part with it. We  consider it our choicest possession.      j  "Two years ago-the bottom seemed  lo have dropped out of the world for  me. I was sick and tired, so tired.I  wished, to .die. and so discouraged 1  had almost made up my mind to get  away from it all, no matter what the  cost. Life isn't easy in a place like  this. The work Ms too hard and the  returns too small. ���������.._.���������....-������������������  "That   summer  my  niece  came  to  visit us.   She came from the city, but  from the first she seemed happy out  here.    She found more 'beauty in this  place in one week than I had found  in it all the time  I  had   lived here.  She was always calling mo to the window to see something'beautiful, but. I  confess at first I couldn't see anything  but the common,  humdrum  things I  had   been   looking   at   for   years���������the-  things I had grown tired of. She insisted that I go for a walk with her  every day, no matter what excuse of  weariness or work I gave.    'It will do  you good.    Your work will go easier  and'faster after you have had a whiff j  of this prairie air'  was all the sympathy I got. j  "She stayed three months and nil  that time, every day of if. she talked  about beauty until we all. were infected, by it! She filled the house  with flowers, and laughed and sang  from morning till night. After she  went home she sent us th^ft picture.  We are still very poor, life is still  hard sometimes, but somehow now  we find a great deal of happiness in  our homo and we have learned to appreciate the beauty of the world outside."  That is the story of the influence of  a good  picture in one home. Another  I  "heard   at   a   farmers'   institute   in  Cedar County, Iowa, where a woman  was   telling   her   audience   something  about   the.  value  of  pictures    in  the  home.    She.said:  "I  have  a  friend,  the mother of four sons.   Tin's'mother i  was   bitterly     disappointed     because  every boy as he grew to manhood decided to be a sailor.   M can't imagine  why.' complained the mother.    '.None  of our relatives is a sailor, the  boys  have never seen the sen, know nothing  about  a  sailor's   life���������in   fact.   1  don't think they have seen  anything  larger than a  row boat or a eanoe.  I  don't   understand   how   they   got   the  wish  for a sailor's  life.'  " 'Don't you? With that picture before their eyes ever since they were  babies ' .1 answered, pointing to a  picture hanging on the sitting room  wall: a picture of a big ship with  sails filled, gayly riding over a danc  ing sea. 'if you didn't want your  boys to be sailors you should not'have  put that scene before them all their  lives.' " ���������;  Pictures which show suffering,  cruelty or grief are not good object  lessons for children and so are out of  place in the home, while pictures of  fine animals, beautiful bits of landscape and domestic scenes serve as .silent, lessons.  Appreciation of good pictures is not  an intuitive sense. We need education  in art, as well as in music aud literature, and the best place to br-gin that  education is in the school and the  home, where good pictures should be  mi  essential part of the furnishings.  PREMIER  HUGHES ADVOCATES  A  BOLTED  DOOR  Points Out the Stupendous Follies of Former'Decaded in Per.  .'������������������ mitting the Germans to Control the Trade in Many Nec-  cessities Which  Should   be Within the Empire  Addressing the City Carlton Club,  at a'luncheon .several "weeks ago, Premier Hughes of Australia returned to  the question of the necessity for" an  immediate declaration of British policy in regard-to trade after the war.  Tlie eyes   of   Britishers   are open,  said Mr. Hughes.   A. "people slow to  anger, unsuspicious of guile in others,  foolishly generous in    throwing open  their land to tlie world, offering sanctuary to  all, even to those who proposed first to exploit and then to betray them���������it was a considerable tiv.-e  before  we    as a nation  woke to  the  peril, in which we stood.   But though  the awakening came late/ it has come  in    earnest.    Britain    is    thoroughly  aroused,    it   is stirred    to    its   very  depths.    jjJke  a strong    man    called  upon to fight for his   life, who casts  his outer garments    aside and strips  to   the    buff,   so   stilted conventions,  party shibboleths, cherished doctrines  have been put away, and ..quietly but  determinedly   the   nation is throwing  its   whole   energy   into the'fight.   To  me what is at once the most appealing  and   hopeful   sign   is   the unanimity  with which-the   people recognize the  futility' of their former view's'of national    and economic life.    They are  ready to. scrap    everything in which  they formerly believed in order to ensure a decisive victory over our enemy.   I emphasize the word "decisive'*  for nothing short of a decisive victory  will avail.  Germany's military power must be  utterly crushed,'for in no other way  can the peace of (he world be assured. Peace under any other conditions would be only a period of  feverish preparation, for another and  even more fearful struggle. When the  civilized world lias lifted herself from  the shambles, .it must-be able to rest  itself on the sweet, green pastures of  peace,     nnhauuted    by  the  dreadful  modern industrial-world. At the end  of this war the world' will be very  poor, ft will have wasted ita substance. It will have io set to work  with all its might" to produce more  wealth. And millions of its most effective producers will be dead. It  will have to build-more ships, bridges,  factories, manufacture machinery and  produce wealth generally. ;  All this requires much preparation.  It involves many very complex and  difficult questions. Of course if Brit-  tain is simply going to get what it  wants from Germany, as it did' before the war, the matter is very simple. But if not, then the'Producers' of  Britain and ' the .empire ought to be  told what'the-trade policy of Britain  after the war is going to be, so that  they can make their arrangements accordingly.  If we are to attack this question ef-  fcetively, there must be organization.  We.must attack it systematically and  scientifically.   Wo must see what Britain and    the    various   parts   of the  empire,   too,   can   produce   not   only  with  commercial,   but  with  national  profit.   We must exploit every opportunity, develop every resource within  the empire.    We must above all see  I that   our  industries  are  not depend-  f'ent   upon   tlie   raw  materials   which'  our potential or actual enemies control.     We  ought  not  to   commit  the  criminal error of building up our industries upon a foundation controlled  by the enemy.   Or very existence depends not only upon our naval,  but  our    mercantile    supremacy.    Shipbuilding, naval and mercantile marine,  is  the  very  breath  of our nostrils.    Guns, engines, machinery and  our vitals.  What stupendous folly it was that  placed in the hands of Germany the  monopoly of tungsten powder essential  srwh-n nf w-ir  The British'beoD^are ' for harcleail>g' our steel, and the con-  P?ep 4?to do invtSn^eSn- ,o   J!'01 oi the aetata    which enter into  ach eve victorv.    f hov recognize that!  !'c wur}>    "J Avoof ������f our industrial  .A,   .       ,���������,-���������������������������      ��������� -������������������ -hie, and which are the drawbridge to  national safety. We were the pioneers  of the textile industry: It is one of our  .'great, industries.. Many millions of  capital, many hundred thousands of  men are employed in it; but can any  words sufficiently castigate a nation  who permitted the dyes, without which  the industry is clipped of its wings,  to be in tlie hands of our enemy? The  empire is capable of providing all the  sugar consumed in Britain. Yet we  placed ourselves in bondage to Germany and Austria, eating an inferior  article because it was cheap, while  fertile sugar-producing lands throughout the empire were allowed to lie  idle. This war has rung the death  knell of a policy of cheapness that  took no thought for the social and industrial welfare of the workmen, that  mistook mere wealth for greatness, no  matter whether the wealth was in our  hands or those, of German Jews.  Well, after this war, where are we  going to get our sugar���������from the  empire or from Germany and Austria? What new industries are we  going to establish; what old ones are  we going to develop? Where are we  going to get the raw materials for  our industries? What .preparations  are we going to make to cope with  the great demand for ships, bridges,  machinery, etc., after the war?  These arc questions    that ought to  be answered now.   To wait until the  end of the war is to play directly into  the hands of our enemy, to help him  to keep up his national Dpirits, to still  the loud murmuring   of   the German  people   and   the  ever-increasing  misgivings of the capitalists of Germany  by the promise of brisk employment  and good trade after the war. To delay the public declaration of what our  trade policy is to be is to make the  work of attempting to eradicate German influence in our midst infinitely  more difficult, and to make any radical change after the war impossible.  To pretend otherwise is to throw dust  in the eyes of the people, to play the  game of Germany, to prolong the war,  much has to be done, not only on the  field of battle, but in the fields of  commerce and industry. They recognize amongst the chief causes of this  war tlie desire of Germany to wrest  from Britain her industrial and commercial supremacy.. We. must kill the  hope that still buoys Germain- up  that after this war she will be able to  win back that position in our commerce and industry by which she was  not only able to exact great tribute  from us in the way of profits, to oust,  our manufacturers altog' 'her from  many trades, and to" make many absolutely dependent upon her for the  raw materials'of their industries, but  to imperil our national safety.  But if I-have interpreted the temper  of  tlie    people    of  the    empire  aright, they have determined that the  I end of this war will see not only the  downfall  of Prussian military power,  but of that insidious   and intolerable  influence    which   had    in very niany  cases reached a pe-jut when Gerrnany  actualiy    dominated    the trade,    no't  only  of  this   empire,   but  of  that of  our allies; and I rejoice with all my  heart and soul  to sen-how this feeling .moves    the people of Britain today.     But     tiiis     task     which    the  (people of the empire have set themselves���������the extirpation,  root,    branch  and seed, of German control and influence in  British  commerce and industry���������is no light one.    Its roots are  (imbedded deeply in the very vitals of  the    economic    organism.    The influences that are working in its'interests !  are the more to be feared because they I  too frequently work beneath the surface.    And   the   German    cancer  has  eaten into our national  body in such  a fashion that we cannot cut it without seeming in some cases to cut into  the healthy flesh.  There are some people in this country today���������calling themselves Hritish  citizens���������who would rather we lost the  war than that the German trade with  h'ngland and German influence in  English trade should be lost. They do  not say so, of courso, but beneath the I*-'"10 o{ Germany, to prolong the war,  surface   they   are   with   Germanv.      ' ! "''lehbly  (o  stamp  Britain   as  a  na-  I     f....l    .......    ..���������     i... ...     *         t ticm     r,P    iriAn     t-������rt     l^,.,������AU    /���������..     i-     .. .  I feel sure you know of the difficulties ahead of you. but that you are  -���������repared to let nothing stand in your  Three hundred and sixty thousand  three hundred and twenty-live cattle  and J.2J9.7B2 sheep were'shipped out  of New Mexico in 10)5. Most of tin's  stock was grazed on public lauds,  especially  the national  forests.  way in your desire to free Hritish  trade, so that at the end of this war  it will be in a position to meet the  conditions that will then exist. And  here we may consider for a moment  what they will be. J said the other  day the trade policy of Britain after  the war ought to be declared without  delay. I gave some reasons for this  opinion. J-et me now deal more  closely with this matter,?  What is the present effect of war  on the economic life of our country?  I may be pardoned 'or setting it out  as I see it. Some millins of men  have been withdrawn altogether from  production. To these must be added  very large numbers who are engaged  in producing munitions, clothing, etc.,  for those in our army and navy.    AJ1  I these millions are engaged, along with  the millions of the allies and of the  enemy, in destroying wealth and life.  Production is reduced to a bare minimum and i.s daily a diminishing quantity. Every day the work of (Testrue-  tion goes on.   .Ships, bridges, raifways  are vitally    essential    factors   in the  tion of men no longer fit to carry  the great burden of empire. This is  our hour, our opportunity, which, being let slip, will pass forever.  During  a  Thunderstorm  Do not use the telephone. The telephone   wires   may  receive    a    heavy  charge.  Keep away from stoves, radiators,  and .the like. They nre large metallic  masses, likely to become heavily  charged.  Avoid screen doors or other metallic  bodies connecting witii the exterior of  the building.  Keep away from chimneys and  open screened windows.  (Jut of doors the most dangerous  places are under isolated trees and  near wire fences in open  fields.  Small sheds and other shelters are  dangerous if isolated from larger  buildings.  Thick timber Is undoubtedly ttie  snleht place to ecek out of doors,  since a single trre in a forest ii not  ,so likely to receive a stroke aa a  single person or an object iu an open  fcpttee of eoual  arc������, r Laqll ���������r^-������rti-H-M������TK.J^J^a. J  uq w^Kiap*^ i iw<i>wiMftf ^iiwii n  THE   SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  Although war has not been declared between the United States  and Mexico, a state of war appears  to. exist. The troops of the two  countries have already clashed, and  a break ol diplomatic relations, re  suiting in open warfare, may occur  at any moment. It is reported that  the diplomats in Mexico of the allied powers of Europe are endeavoring to prevent the: two countries  from resorting to the arbitrament of  arms.  ME1EOROLOGJCAL  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.  June 16���������Friday  55 96  17���������Saturday   51. 97  IS���������Sunday  57 84  19���������Monday  51 61  20���������Tuesday....... 41 48  '    21���������Wednesday.. 41 73  '     22-Thursday  47 73  Inches  Rainfall.. ..'..'  1.17  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  'Pape's Diapepsin" makes Sick, Sour,  Gassy Stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  H.. C. Kerman will leave on Monday next for a visit to England.  Dave  Oxley,  this week.  of   Eholt,   is town  PEN POINT JABS  It is stated that GranbyV'divi-  d-nid, now on a 6 per cent basis,  will be increased at the next declaration. .'���������'.  ..-'"...���������.: .:....  The sawmill at Cascade .'ceased  operations.last week. Most of the  men have goue to Arrowhead to  work for the same company.  J. E. Thompson passed through  the city Wednesday night, en route  to his home in Phoenix from a motor trip to Spokane.  A'-number of shipments of straw-  beeries have been made from this  city to other Boundary t-iwns. during the past week.  Half the-.trouble in the world i.s  caused by garden fences being too  low.  Blue blood and red noses run in-  faiui lies, and often in the same'families..  When visitors can't sav a bah}' is  handsome, they say it has a fine  head.  The young men say that the poor  girls are more affeetiouate than the  rich ones.  In this fat country, .a'.man who can  eat more thna   he  can  go hungry.  earn ought to  J.     W.     Bengough,     the    Can  adthii cartoonist, will appear in . this  city next week.  The publie and high schools  closed today for the midsummer  holidays.  Helen Rankin is visiting her  mother, Mrs. Mader, for a few  weeks  GIVE "SYRUP OF FIGS"  TO CONSTIPATED CHILD  It's love that makes the world so  round, hut whiskv will have the same  effect if persevered in.  If what you just ate is souring on  your stomach or lies like a lump of  lead, refusing to digest, or you belch  gas and eructate sour, undigested  food, or have a feeling of dizziness,  heartburn, fullness, nausea, bad'taste  In mouth and stomach-headache, you  can get blessed relief in Ave minutes.  Put an end to stomach trouble forever  by getting a large fifty-cent case of  Pape's Diaoepsin from any drug store.  You realize in five minutes how needless it is to suffer from indigestion,  dyspensia or any stomach disorder.  rt's tin euickest, surest stomach doctor   iu   the   world. .  It's   wonderful.  Beimj honest does not a'ways pay.  Some prisons are -'more comfortable  than some workhouses.  Ruttnn men predict a famine in  buttons unless dves are obtained. Wo  ill ay have to resort to sewing dur-  selves up.  If servants made up their minds to  always tell the truth, they wouldn't  stop in one place long enough to unpack their clean things.  The inquiry into the   mental-condition of "mashers" proposed by a  New  York magistrate would seem to be superfluous.    They haven't any.  Delicious "Fruit Laxative" can't harm  tender little Stomach, liver I      ���������,, ,      . ,   ,   ^    ���������       t  and bowels.                        '      J he man who   invented   Esperanto                              | now says he has a new religion  which  .   .. xv    i     T,   is for all the world.     Why doesn't he.  Look   at  the   tongue,   mother!     If      *. . .       ���������  coated, your little one's stomach, liver   Set tlu' w,������'lfl to adopt Esperanto first?  and   bowels  need cleansing  at  once. ; ���������-   When peevish, cross, listless   doesn't       The government is   now   encoura"-  sleep, eat or act naturally, or is fever-   . "     .���������      ������ .- e    -. ���������        ,     -a  ish,   stomach   sour,  breath   bad;   has  'ing-the   formation  of  citizens    rifle  sore throat, diarrhoea, full of cold, give   clubs   There are other kinds of rifling  Kitchener of Khartoum  Blown mist shrouding the    heather,  where rarely a pun  ray" smiles;  The wild, bleak, windy weather over  the Orkney lies;  The mournful curlews crying,   then  sudden the deep sea d ocirri  For the last great man of   a fighting  clan,   for   Kitchener of  Khar  toum!        ���������.-:.-.  Call the. roll from the  Black   Prince  down of many a valiant son,  Marlborough,Cromwell who spu-ned  '   a crown, and Wolfe and Well  ington;  Lucknow's hero, brave of the brave  yetstill there will be  room  For him  whoso  grave  is   the green  sea wave,for Kitchener of Khar  toum!  Tears, ye whose sires   were   Saxons,  and ye whose sires were Danes,  And ye who feel the Norman   blood  pulse hot within your veins!  For where���������where is another knight  of the peerless p'ume  Shall lead ve. in your hour   of   need  like Kitchener of ���������Khartoum!  ���������Clinton Scollard.  Eor Up-to-Date Jewellery-  Go to  Timberlake, Son &> Co.  Newest Styles Choicest Patterns  Lowest Prices  ^  Mi  1  3W  A  kBHStOM6Vti  The Quality Jewellers  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  ornsoiis  Has  a  full stock of Groceries---Fruits  and  Vegetables m season���������at RIGHT PRICES  Try Our Blue Ribbon |Tea at 45c per Pound  None Better  Phone 85  First Street  Grand Forks  House to Let���������Empty Aug 1st;  eight 100ms; central. Cabinet,  stoves, carpets, blinds, some furni  lure, books,-tent,'.poultry'., and fine  garden crop for sal>-; bargain.  Phone R4S.  The Sun, at 81a year, i-; 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.  CENT .������..' CASCARETS'' 1  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS  Cure    Sick    Headache,    Constipation,  Biliousness,   Sour   Stomach,   Bad  - Breath���������Candy  Cathartic.  a teaspoonful of "California Syrup of  Figs," and in a few hours all the foul,  constipated waste, undigested food  and sour bile gently moves out of Its  little bowels without griping, and you  have a well, playful child again. Ask  your druggist for a 50-cent bottle of  "California Syrup of Figs," which contains full directions for babies, children of all ages and for grown-ups.  that flourish without  meut.  any encourage-  Somebndy has discovered that it  was Demosthenes who originated the  phiase, "Sinews of war " . But does  anybody expect an orator to stop and  No odds how bad your liver, stomach or bowels; how much your head  lc'ncs, how miserable you are from  constipation, indigestion, biliousness  and sluggish bowels���������you always get  relief with Cascarets. They 'immediately cleanse and regulate the stomach, remove the sour, fermenting food  and foul gases; take the excess bile  from the liver and carry off the constipated waste matter and poison  from the intestines aud bowels.- V  10-cent box from your druggist will  keep your liver and bowels clean;  stomach sweet and head clear for  months,     "hey work while you sleep,  Granby Shipments  The following are the monthly  ehipping figures from the Granby  mine at Phoenix to the Grand Forks  smelter:  19 15. ���������' 1916  Tons. Tons  January       4 2,21 i   ; 83,802  February....      63,091 77,048  March.      b'9.948 8(i.7S2  Agril.......      85,382 90,786  May..........    100,693  June...     103,004-  July..     101,058  August     1-03,062  Septembe...      93,245  October      96,430  November...     82,187  December...     94,475  Total .1,034,786  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  ri'j"spaper. It uses no indirect or  questionable methods to secure subscribers.  give him credit for it.  en's  Si  And   now  is  the  time   to think of  summer wearables.   We can supply  your Wants, and, remember,  all  at  Reduced  Prices, so naturally it i.s to your advantage  to  do your shopping here.  F.   | .     ,      Everything    UrniShmgS   to make a  man cool and comfortable even during the approaching hot weather. Light weight summer  underwear, outing shirts, cashmere, worsted and  cotton socks.  eady!  Men's Smart Suits ^������d  young men, made of fine worsteds, mohairs, cheviots ancl summer serges. Latest style and workmanship.   It's natural you should want tlie best.  E        F I       Let  us   fill your grocery orders for the  ctl&DieS  coming    month.     Good    goods.    Good  Low prices. Prompt delivery.  service.  PHONE 30  EVERYTHING TO EAT AND WEAR  Dangerous Knowledge  On   the Exchange   Flag-,. Liverpool,   a   little   knot of   people were  gathered, gazing   at   two   particular  points   of    light    that    were visible  above  tbe  adjacent   chimney tops,  and interested arrivals were impressively informed, on inquiry, that the  iobjects  of    popular   interest    were  i British air ships guarding the    port.  ,Two   men    who    were   late arrivals  I shared   the   interesting   news;  then  (one exclaimed to the otlr-*r:  1      "Heavens   alive,    they've    takpn  Venus and Jupiter for air ship-d"  "I know." was the quiet response,  "but   don't  say   it out loud.     We  don't want to be   mobljed   for   pro  Germans!"  THICK, GLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  Girls! Try It! Hair gets soft, fluffy and  beautiful���������Get a 25 cent bottle  of Danderine.  Addressing Mail to Soldiers  In order to facilitate the handling  of mail at the front and to insure  prompt delivery it is requested that  all mail be addressed as follows:  (a)  Regimental number.  (b)' Rank.  (c) Name.  (d) Squadron, battery or company  ���������(e)   Battalion,   regiment   (or   other  unit), staff appointment or department.  (f) Canadian Contingent  (<z)   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.  RCMcCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENDE  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty  ndependent Brand  Counter Check  oofcs  If y:u en--s for heavy hair that glls-  tcr.s with beauty and Is radiant; with  life; has a a iwcom parable 3oftness and  is  fluffy and lustrous, try Danderine.  Just one application doubles the  beauty of your hair, besides it immediately dissolves every particle of  dandruff. You can not have nice  heavy, healthy hair if you have  dandruff. This destructive scurf robs  the hair of its lustre, its strength and  its very lift-, and if not overcome it  produces a fevorlahnoss and Itching of  the scai;>; tlie hair roots famish,  loos ��������� :i:wl die; then the hair fnllsout  far;' .iiii-ely got a 25-cont bottle of  Kuo.-ito/i's Danderine from any drug  store and just try It  Made in Toronto. The  b<\st counter check books  on the market today.  Eastern Prices  P. A. Z.   PARE,  Proprietor  Yale Hotel, First Street  We lutve a two years'  contract to handle these  books. Call and see samples  At The Sun Office  The man at  the head c  whether at home or in business  the one. whose attention you  to attract.  Our paper goes into the best  of homes and is read by the he  the family. That accounts fo  results obtained by the us  Classified   Want   Ads.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKK   your   repairs  to   Armson, Hboe   re  puiror.    Tho   Hub,    Look  for  the   Biir  Knot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HldHBHT CASH PRICKS paid for old Stove  tind    Kiinire.i.    '"'��������� O.  Peckliiun,   .Sucmul-  liiiinl Store.

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