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 .!_  legislative Library ,;.^^;  Kettle Valley Orchardist  ���������  j  lb !  19TH YEAR���������No. 35  GRAND FORKS . B. C, FRIDAY,   JUNE 25,  1920  "Tell me what you Know is true:  I can guess as well as you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  These Temporary Memorials May Be Secured  By Relatives in Due  Time      .  The imperial war graves commission has announced that when the  temporary wooden crosses which  mark the graves of Canadian soldiers  in France and Belgium are replaced  by permanent headstones, the tern  porary crosses will be forwarded - to  those relatives whose applications  ���������are received before September 1,  1920. Next of kin who.desire insecure possession of these wooden  crosses should address their applications to the Secretary. Imperial  WarGrave8 Commission, Winchester House, St. James' Square. London, S.W., England, stating the-ad-  dress to which the cross is to be  sent, and giving as full particulars  as possible of the soldier on whose  grave it was erected; that ie, regimental number (if any), rank, name  in full, and unit. If' known to the  applicant, the name of.the cemetery  should also be mentioned. It should  be understood that these wooden  crosses can not be forwarded* until  they are repla������ed by permanent  headstones; therefore some time  must elapse before the crosses can  be received.  The naxt of kin should keep Jthe  secretary informed of any change of  address.  It is possible that in some instances the wooden crosses have  been very badly- damaged or completely destroyed by subsequent  enemy action, and in such cases it  will, of course, not be possible to  comply with requests that they be  forwarded.  Re-Q  for. If this.or a young virgin queen,  is not present, or if the brood consists wholly or (.largely of drones,  known by the strongly convex cap-  pings over the pupae,' a fertile  queen is supplied at once from the  nucleus kept for the purpose, or a  ripe queen cell is given. The best  beekeepers go further-and follow a  regular system of re-queening each  colony yearly, thus replacing all except perhaps the best one-year old  qfieens. The youngqueens are mere  prolific and profitable not only in  the fall bufalso in the spring, and  are lees likely to swarm than the  older queens.  The best time to raise queens in  Canada is during the clover honey  flow. Do not delay until the flow is  declining, when robbing is easily  induced.  A' simple and good way for the  beginner to obtain fertile queens is  .to save the queen-cells in. a colony  that has thrown a prime swarm.  Five or six days after the. swarm  has left, the colonv should be divided into nuclei, each consisting of a  comb.or two of brood containing a  queen cell or two and,honey with the  adhering bees.  A frequent object in re-queening  is to change the race of the colony  from black bees to Italian's, which  resist European foul brood better  and are generally more prolific and  better foragers in the interior of  Canada, where the summers are  warm. In purchasing Italian queens  untested ''fertile queens should be  specified. They are less liable-to be  injured in the mails than tested  queens.  A good way to introduce a queen  to a colony is in the "Miller" cage.  The queen is'imprisoned by a plug  of soft candy which the bees eat  away in the course of a few hours,  and in so doing liberate the queen.  Of course, one should make quite  sure that the colony to which the  queen is introduced is without a  queen, and it is Advisable to introduce her to a colony from which the  queen has been removed the previous day.  *>  Date for Glosin<s the -New  Vovers* List Fixed by  the Government for  July 15  It would be well for voters to bear  id mind that if their names are not  filed with the regiutr.irs named to  ���������take the same for the new provincial voters' list, they will be disenfranchised from voting on the prohibition plebiscite this fall, and in  the provincial election, which it is  generally believed will follow soon  after the former vote'is taken. Don't  postpone the registration for a mo  ment. Do it-now. The date of clos  ing the new provincial voters' list  has been fixed by the government  for July 15. The court of revision  will sit six weeks after, that date.  GHANGES IN FRUIT  MARKETING FIRMS  SINGE LAST YEAR  -(jueentng  The Apiary  ' [EXPERIMENTAL FARMS NOTE ]  The extent to which attention is  paid to the frequently necessary  operation of re-queening is a good  measure of the efficiency of the  management of an apiary.  We find, for instance, In the neglected apiary, that no attempt at re-  qeening is made, and the colony or  swarm that chances to lose its  queen���������an accident which frequent  ly happens to colonies that have  swarmed or to after-swarms���������is  simply left to die out.  Then there is the fairly well kept  apiary in which the absence of eggs  in a colony after the young queen  should have started laying is recognized as an indication that she has  been lost and a frame of brood in all  stages is given to the colony in order  that il may raise a queen, which  frequently does not begin to luy until the colony is much reduced in  population.  Finally we have the well managed  apiary in which the colonies are examined  at   regular   intervals,  and  worker brood in all stages in patches' t|]e  n(iX^  of full size for the season   is looked house."  A Sunday School Yell  A Sunday school class   yell is  novelty, but a town in  New Jersey I Swift Current  x_ x. ._ . x -x .    -x  ._ Marcellus, of  D. JMcCallum, of Victoria Fruit  company,- Edmonton is now manager of the Scott Fruit company/  D. Wortman, formerly of the  Acme Fruit .company, Calgary, is  now manager of the fruif department of the Camrose grocery.  Mr. McDowell, formerly manager  fruit department Camrose grocery,  is now manager of the fruit  department of the Red Deer. Grocery com  pany.  W. A Anderson, of the Vernon  Fruit company, Saskatoon, has 'akfn  A. A.* Thompson, oi the Scott Fruit  company, into partnership. Mr.  Thompson is an expert  accountant.  K. MacKenzie, formerly fruit  manager in the Red Deer grocery, is  now traveller for the Brown Fruit  company, Edmonton.  Arthur Coleman, traveller for  Scott Fruit company, Calgary,is now  manager   Scott    Fruit    company  Vernon Fruit company, Edmonton,  has gone to the States, where he has  entered business as a broker.  William Johnson, of the Scott  Fruit company, has succeeded as  manager of the Vernon Fruit company in Brown's place. Bill is a reliable-fruit man.   ���������  Scott Brokerage company, Calgary, will represent the interests of  the Occidental Fruit company, Ke-  lowna and Grand Forks.  The Growers' Sales Agency, con~  trolled by the Okanagan United  Growers, has been extended Mr.  David L Dick has been appointed  manager of the Toronto office, A. H.  Flack has been transferred from Re  gina and is placed in charge of a  new office in Minnesota. G. M.  Smith, formerly travelling for Mr.  Flack, in Regina, has been placed  in charge there.  Scott Fruit company .wilf handle  the Gordon Head and Keeting  strawberries this year. The first car  is now due, and will likely wholesale at $8 per crate.  PROSPEGTS OF  FRUIT FOR 1920  seems to think that if other organizations are to have their battle  cries, a Sunday school class also  hould be permitted to make an  official noise at proper times and  places. A boys' class has prepared  the following:  Say, my friend,  Have you seen  Second Timothy,  Two-fifteen?  First Thessalonians,  Five Twenty-two,  Tells you exactly  What to do!...  We print this item not because we  wish to encourage other Sunday  schools to adopt a class yell, but because we know that curiosity will  promdt a good many readers to look  up the references, and that will do  them no harm.  "Henrietta, "exclaimed Mr. Meek-  ton all of a sudden, "I'm going to  put ray foot down���������"  "I was just going to speak of that,"  she interrupted.   ''You are going  to  put both feet down���������on that mat on  tho front step and wipe them carefully  time   you  conie  into this  Frank Marcellus, of the Acme  Fruit company, is now manager of  the fruit department*. Alexandra  grocery, Camrose.  W. C. Clay, Scott Brokerage company, Regina, has been transferred  to Winnipeg to take charge of the  brokerage company of the same  firm there. He has been succeeded  at Regina by Jack Maher, formerly  of Calgary.  The British Columbia Fruit &.  Produce company has gone out of  business in Calgary.  Stuart Scott, formerly manager of  the Scott Brokerage company, Winnipeg, has been transferred to the  head office of the Scott Fruit company, Winnipeg.  Bowman-Manningvcompany is the  name^of a new fruit firm just established at Portage la Prairie and  Dauphin, Man. Mr. Bowman was  formerly with the Portage Fruit,juae  company (Nash) as manager and j  Mr. Manning was credit manager  there.  H. Weeks, formerly of Plunkett  & Savage, Edmonton, has started  business on his own account.  Mr. Brown,former manager of the  Rainfall  Pears will be a heavy crop in  British Columbia this year, reports  from every fruit growing cen  ter confirming this. 'Plums and  prunes will be an average crop and  so will peaches, cherries and apricots.  Reports from the principal stone  fruit geowing centers all suggest a  very heavy setting of fruit. If the  June drop is moderate a big crop of  stone fruit is assured.  Fall apples are light; so are Jonathans and Wagner. Wealthy, always  heavy, is reported at 75 per cent  of last year's crop. Mcintosh Reds  are very heavily set, and so are Delicious and Winesaps. The average  will be under last year's yield, but  the young trees coming into bearing will likely increase the tonnage  beyond last years output.  Strawberries are about 80 per cent  of last year's crop; raspberries about  60 per cent; blackberries and loganberries about 25 per cent. There is  about 400 acres added to the small  fruit acreage this year. The minimum price of straws, rasps aud  logans will be about $4 50f.o.b.  shipping point;' gooseberries, red  currants and black currants from  $2.50 to $3 50; cherries, Bings and  Lamberts   abont   $2 50, . Windsor,  LIQUOR OUESTION  Three Provinces Have Signified Their Desire for a  Reterendum-���������Vote Will  Be Taken on Same Day  An Ottawa dispatch says that an  endeavor will be made to have all  the provincial liquor referenda requested held on the same date. S>  far three provinces have signified  their desire for a referendum���������Saskatchewan, Alberta and Ontario.  In regard to these provinces, therefore, it is likely that the vote will  be taken on Octoher 25. Although  the date has not yet been formally  fixed, arrangements are being made  particularly as regards Ontario.  Male and female electors alike will  vote there, and lists are now being  prepared on the basis of the new  franchise bill now before parliament.  BRITISH BUYERS  COMING TO B. G.  (c., $2.25, sour $2, 4 basket crate.  Apples will range from $2.25 to $3  at opening price, grade No. 1 A  Delicious and Mcintosh class, $3;  Wealthy and Wagners, grade No. 1  B, abowt $2.25. It is too early to  give exact apple prices. Apricots,  $2 25, 4 basket crate for No. 1; $2  for No. 2 in peach boxes.  THE WEATHER  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Max,  18���������Friday  75  19���������Saturday... . 77  20- Sundiy.  79  21���������Monday    86  22���������Tuesday  77  23_Wednesday ..72  2-1    Thursday  67  Min.  45  46  46  44  57  49  42  Inches  . 0.01  Messrs. Paupart & Ravenhill, of  the Covent Gardens, London, will be  represented iu the person of S. P.  Birch, who visited us last October.  This firm are private treaty dealers.  It is expected that Mr. Birch will  visit British Columbia about the end  of July.  Mr. McCallum, of the Scottish  Cooperative Society, Glasgow.is now  in British Columbia, buying apples  for his firm. He knows our goods.  Last yeai he got satisfaction in the  Kootenay district, and he may  again purchase there.  Mr. Andrews, of the Manchester  Cooperatives, will v sit us some time  thismonth. He will look after a  supply of apples for his society. The  cooperative societies of Great Britain  represent a large buying capacity,  and. they are showing enterprise in  sending their buyers to British Columbia.  We must do our best by insisting  that only reputable apples are sent  to Britain. It is not likly that a  member of the firm of Simons Jacobs, of Glasgow, Liverpool and  London, will visit British Columbia  this year. They have a Canadian  representative in Toronto, who covered the province very thoroughly  in March, and arrangements have  been tentatively made for shipments on their behalf.  NINE TO EIGHT IN  FAVOR OF MARCUS  In a baseball game between Marcus and Grand Forks, at Marcus  Sunday afternoon, Marcus won by  a score of 9 to 8. The line-ups were:  Marcus. Stannard s.s., Gunn 2nd,  Hart 3rd, McCarthy 1st, Grove I.f-,  Brigbam c., Wurzburge r.f., Stiten  c.f., Zappel p.; Grand Fords, Mc-  Leod 8.8., Cagnon 2nd, Roy Foley  p., Jenne r,f., Newbauer c.f., Kid-  well l.f., Worley 3rd, Atwoodc.  Ray Foley 1st. Substitutes, Duf-  field, Mcllwaine and Stephens. THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  TT\^   /*7 "V   Tst       1        ������L there is only one safe place to  do . the ��������� work  ��������� (5te ������rann Jurfea ������tm ' That is-outdoor*.  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  G. A.  EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  We bury old hopes only that  out  of  their  ' graves, new ones may-rise.  suBscmPT.ON rates-payable in advance     j    The United States  department of agricul-  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) 81.00'ture iS S6ndinS * "^ t0 ^^ t0   StUdy   ���������A  One Year (in the United States)  Address all communications to  True Grand Forks Sun,  Phone 101 R Grand Forks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUM1UA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 1.020  Loo' procure some of the natural enemies of the  [Japanese beetle, an undesirable -alien that-  eluded the immigration authorities. Thus far  tho insect has flourished almost unmolested in  the States, but it is likely to be disagreeably  surprised some fine day to oncounter old acquaintances of which it thinks itself  well   rid.  "What is the need of Canada at the present  time? We have a great debt in this country.  How are'we going to meet it? We are told to  produce. We can produce in the factories, on  the land; and in the mines of this contry. We  have great natural resources that only need be  developed in order to enrich this country; and  if we could only develop those resources to  the extent of one-fourth of their value at the  present time we would have no' trouble in  meeting our obligations as a nation._ There is  no cause for any person in this country to be  discouraged about the future of Canada. All  we need to do is to move around this Dominion to realize the grei.'t resources we possess;  and we can not help but- become prouder of  our country and can not help but glory in the  fact that, in Canada, we have as great wealth  and as great opportunities as are to be found  in any land in the world today. What is requisite is to encourage the development of  those resources, and, given an opportunity to  the people to take advantage of the wealth  that is in the county, there will be no need for  the government to worry about the future of  'Canada and . no need for the honest, capable  and anbitious citizen of Canada to worry  about it either."���������W. A. Buchanan, M.P., in  the House of Commons.    J  The men who, in the final accounting, find  the largest balance to their credit in the book  of life, are those who were more concerned  about what they owed to others than about  what others owed to them.  How many persons know what .happens  when a pint of gasoline is left open in a room?  If the temparature is normal the liquid entirely evaporate in tweuty-four hours. The  vapor is heavier than'air,-and therefore sinks  to the floor. Unless disturbed, it will remain  there for hours, and by mixing with the air,  forms an explosive compound about seven  times as powerful as gunpowder. One pint of  gasoline will make one hundred cubic feet of  this compound. It is not necessary that a  lighted match come in contact with it. A  spark struck by a nail in a shoe will explode  it. So will a gas jet, or even the enclosed fire  in the kitchen stove. If it is necessary to use  gasoline for cleaning gloves or other articles,  Soms men go through' life thinking that they  are express trains, whereas they are only   en  gines, running light;  Whoever reads commercial statistics from  Russia should remember that a pood is thirty-  six pounds and that a Bolshevist ruble of today is worth perhaps half a cent. Thus to say  that the Bolshevists have mined '5,000,000  poods of coal means that theyj-have mined only  some 90.000 tons, and to say that soviet agricultural estates with an area of 2,700;000 acres  ���������have.produced crops worth 843,000,000 rubles  means that the land has ..produced crops worth  some $5,000,000. /'   '  He   who  seeks  to follow two trails comes  homo with-an empty game bag.  There is a golden future for whoever can  find a use for the hair that is swept up in  barber shops. All hough there is a steady demand for long human.hair, the short clippings  from men's heads have no commercial  value.  c-V;--:  Via:-  All things, says Poor Richard, are cheap to  the saving, dear to' the wasteful.  It is possible, theoretically, in the course of  a short trip to France, Switzerland and- Italy  to increase the money you take with you a  thousand per cent by. changing it repeatedly  from the currency of one country into that  of another. An English .-ten.1 pound note in  France will buy 420 silver francs. In Switzerland the francs will buy 2100 Italian paper lire.  In Italy the paper lire, should buy .silver of  their face value. Go back to Switzerland and  exchange the silver lire for 2100 Swiss francs.  W.itti them you can buy 4200 French paper  francs. Take them to France and with them  buy English notes for ������100. If you should start  from America and buy your first English notes  at a low rate of exchange, your profit would  be even greater. The theory is amusing, but  practically the scheme will not work.for silver  s so scarce on the continent that the amount  of specie .that travelers may carry from one  country to another is limited.'  Do not despise theory, but test it; for theory  is always the,foundation of practice.  In order  to  vote  on the  forthcoming Prohibition Plebiscite and in  Provincial or Dominion Elections  T  TT7  All previous lists ol Voters have been cancelled. The fact that your  name was on the List last year does not count. Neither can you vote  as a property owner without registering.  r  before the Registrar or an Election Commissioner, Postmaster, Justice of the Peace, Magistrate, Constable or before Officials of any  Governmetn Office.  REIGSTRATTON CLOSES JULY FIFTEENTH NEXT  By Order PROVINCIAL SECRETARY  IL.  it-rj ^  THE FAMILIAR ALPHABET  has many strange shadings and con-  torted angles Lo eyes of defective  vision.  GLASSES  fitted here will relieve your eye troubles  and correct the faults in you.i   vision.  Why not have your ayes examined  and fitted here this week?  ;     J. C. TAYLOR  Jeweller and Optician.  SUCCESSOR UO A. I). MOKKISON  Re:;!'Estate and Insurance  OKCIIAKDS,  FARM   LANDS    AND CITY  PROPERTY  Excellent facilities for selling your farms  We have agents at al ICoiisl ami Pr.-iirie  Po  WE CARRY AUTOMOMLIi INSURANCE.  DEAI.KR IN POLES, POSTS AND TIES,'  AND FARM PRODUCE  Reliable iiiforniatinn rcpurdin'-' this i!istrii-t  cheerfully furnished We solicit yout cn-  qulrfos.  Yale  Barber  Shop  Razor Honing- a Specialty"  MS-^aiBai^ii^^  REAL ESTATE  FIRE INSURANCE  and Financial Agents  Branch  Office:  Royal  Bank  Itldg.  GEO. C. EGG  in charge  FARM   LANDS OUR SPECIALTY  Nelson       GRAND FORKS       Trail  GRAND FORKS  Transfer Company  DAYIS 8 HANSEN, Props  City Baggage and General  Transfer  Coal,   Wood  and   Ice  for Sale  Office   at   R.   F.   Petrie's  Store  Phone 64  figffiaagUSSOi  P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yale Hotel, Fikst Street        !  The Coryell Residence  This is an ..eight roomed   house  in .  excellent state of   repair, situated   on  the outskirts of the city, being Lot .,  Block ,5, and comprising abont i acres  of finest cultivated land.  We   consider   this   property worth  $3000 easily. '     -  Today  it is   offered  lor  S1700.  For further particulars see  JAS. II. RYLEY, Davis  Block, or  GEO. C. EGG, Manager for Hugh  W. Robertson. *   .  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buy a machine at which you have  to sit in an awkward position, when you  may just as well have one with which it  is a pleasure to sew? The White Rotary  Sit-Strate is just the machine you want  Sold on easy monthly payments by  cTWiller --C& Gardner  Complete Home Furnishers-,  A  Sb-  r  66  99  OBSOLETE  The use of "Hello!" is obsolete in proper  telephone practice. The correct way to  answer the telephone is to give the name  of the firm, so that the caller will know  instantly who :s talking. It sounds business-like, too, and saves time. ..-������������������I  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. C.  ...*  Ancient History  News Items and Comment Which  Appeared in The Sun for the  Corresponding Week Eighteen Years Ago  Henry -White returned on Monday  from a three weeks' visit to Spokane.  The Driving Park and Athletic  association of this city has joined the  North Pacific Fair association. The  association has adopted copper and  green as its official colors.  R. A. Brown has received   a   con  tract for taking out 10,000'stulls  for  mining purposes.  John Sucksmith, saw   and   planing  mill owner of this city, was   drowned  in the Kettle river Wednesday   even  ing.  The first freight shipment over  the  V V. & E. for a Grand Forks firm ar  rived hereon Thursday.  Jay P. Graves, manager of the  Granby company, arrived in the city  Thursday from Spokane.  E. W. Liljegren,the Colnmbia mining expert, returned Thursday from a  three weeks' trip up the North   Fork.  A. S. Hanscom, the . Columbia  blacksmith, has moved his family from  Curlew to this city.  Fred Cooper, the Grand Forks   un  dertaker,   returned    home   with   his  bride on Friday.  Appeal to Zoology  A woman recently selecting a hat  at a milliner's asked, cautiously:  "Is there anything about these  feathers that might bring me into  trouble with the Bird Protection society?"  "Oh, no, madam," said the milliner.  "But did they not come from  birds?" persisted the lady.  "Well, madam," returned the milliner, pleasantly, "these; feathers are  the feothers of a howl, and the howl,  you know, madam, seem' as 'ow fond  he is of mice, is more of a cat than a  bird."   -  "Everything you   touch   tnrns   to  gold!"  "Yes," exclaimed Midas. "It- is  most embarrassing. How am I ever  "oingto make out a correct income  tax return?"  Cop (to homing clubman)���������Where  are going at this time of night?  Clubman���������I'm���������hie���������goin' to a  lecture.  Frayed Phil���������Dis paper says deys  quite a lot of people dat thinks it's  unlucky to hegin any work on Friday.  Weary Walker���������Well, dat's en-  couragin'. Mebbe after er while people will be dat sensible about every  day er the week.  "I want to be procrastinated at de  nex' corner," said Erastus Pinkly to  the street car conductor.  "You want to be what?"  "Look in the dictionary. 'Procrastinate: Put off.'"  While auntie arranged the pantry  shelves her little niece handed the  spice boxes and called each spice by  name. Presently, she said, "Auntie,  I can read."  "Can you, dear," answered auntie.  "Yes, auntie," came tho reply,  "but I don't read like you do. I read  by smell."  ilar luxury.  "Oh!"   said    Pauling.  ., bother   about   the hens.  '���������I    don't  I give the  A Needless Expense  A mighty builder of  railways,   the  late George Pauling, was known from  .   , . , r      ,_ n,    ,    .  ������ . bo sun a sovereign and I get Rhodes  the  Cape   to    the   Congo, and from I ,,  Beir-s to Angora, as   the  constructor i  ������    of almost every mile of line   through-1     Some people are so  skeptical   con-  out South Africa. What Ceceil Rhodes  cerniug   its   claims   that they call it  dreamed Pauling built, and there is a   "The League of Halluci-nations."  quaint story of their close association.  On   his   frequent journeys to and j  trom England Rhodes   insured, fresh ;  eggs for breakfast by taking a coop of  hens on board the steamer.   Puuling,  his   frequeut    fellow-traveller,    was  asked why he did not indnlge in a aim  BIG GENEROUS  PORTIONS  of our ice cream you can give to  the children without any bad  after effects. It is so pure and  good that, it will benefit them  rather than harm them. Our  cream comes in all flavors. Order some for dinner today.  CURLEW  CREAMERY CO.  GRAND FORKS. B. C.  All Tied Up  For want of help. Our  Classified Want Ads.  will untie the knots.  We make this a g'ood  paper so that intelligent people will read  it. and they do.  Isn't that the kind of  help you want?  &33T  Victoria  B. C. May 26th, 1920.  TIMBER SALE X2424  SK.-I.iKD TKN'DKKS will ho received by the  Minister of Lands not Inter thiiti noon  on the 30th day of J imp, 1920. for tho purchase of License X2I24, to cut '2.054.000  feet of Cedar, Tamarae, ripruce unci Kir, and  '.'���������1,000 Lineal Feet of Cedar Poles, on un area  situate on Lynch Creek and Kottle River.  Siniilkiimeou District.  Three (?,) years will be allowed for removal  of timber.  Further particular* of tho Chief Forester,  Victoria, B. C, or District Forester, Nelson, B. C.  WEBER'S  DYEING AND GLEANING  WORKS  Phone 200 P. O. Box 125  Grand Forks, B. C.  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FOR FINE PRINTING,  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture.  Made  to Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering  Neatly   Done  R. C. McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVKKUF  mmmss^mm^^m^mmmmBmms^^mmmwmi^^wmmasmmmmmmm THE   SU1S.    GRAND    FORKS,   JB. C.  NEW  ICE CREAM PARLOR  "Maple Leaf" Ice Cream  Crushed Fruit Sundaes  Special Sundaes  Ice Cream Sodas  Phosphates  V v Milk Shakes  Finest Parlors in the Boundary  Country. Courteous Service.  Opep after the show.  ROBERT F. PETRIE  Secon'd door from Empress Theatre  From nine to ten cars of concen  tratesare beingshipped weekly from  the Rock Candy mill at Lynch  Creek.  The public and high schools  closed today for the midsummer  holidays.  Pete Thompson, of Lynch Creek,  is iD Spokane for medical treatment.  J. T. Lawrence is suffering from a  severe attack of sciatic   rheumatism.  HOW YOU CAN TELL  GENUINE ASPIRIN  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No others!  News of the City  Hon. T. D. Pattullo, minister of  lands, and E A. Cleveland, comp  troller of water rights left Victoria  yesterday for a trip of inspection to  the irrigation districts in the Oka-  nagan and in other sections t>f the  province. No information has been  received that they intend to visit  this district. r  The log drive for the   Forest   mill  at Cascade was finished this week. .:,,  Registration of votes  in   his  district is still backward.  John Mowat returned to Victoria  this week.  Judge Brown presided at a sitting  of the county court in Greenwood  on Tuesday. The only case was that  ofj Valley jLodge, I.O.O.F., vs.  Robert Mitchell, an action for7 $300.  damages, which was fin*eliy pared  down to $33. Judgment reserved.  'Hallett for plaintiff; Ryley for de-  fedendant.  J, W. Pyrah, who recently bought  the fifteen-acre ranch of Mr. Palek,-  west of town, had the misfortune to  have his house with contents burned  on Sunday morning last. The loss  was about $3500,with $500 insurance  on the house only.  With the exception of the Jonathan variety, the prospects for an  average apple crop in the valley is  said to be good. The outlook is  promising for big grain and vegetable crops.  W. J. Galipeau started work on  Wednesday on the foundation for a  handsome residence to be erected by  Malcolm Henderson  on  his   ranch.  Ano'her  so-called   Honolulu ag  gregation   is heading  for   the local  house.   The last one that visited the  city left on unsavory odor.  Anyone having having a house  for sale that will stand moving will  please notify J. W. Pyrah or C. V.  Meggitt.  The Poetry Business  Soon after the death of the poet  Wordsworth, a gentleman met a  farmer of the neighborhoed and said  to him:  "You have had a great loss."  "What loss?"  "Why, you   have   lost   the   great  poet.";.' :...vr*:'-,'.';'.  '���������Oh. ay," said the farmer,"he is  dead, but ah hev no doubt the wife'll  carry on t' business an mak it as  profitable as iwer it was "  A Double Exposure  The first barrage was too much for  ���������Rastus, colored doughboy.and he took  to his heels. Some distance back of  the lines he was intercepted by an  officer, who.inquired why he was running r"  "I saw de shells a-comin'at me,  cunnel, and I jes' had to run."  "You saw the sheils?"  "Yes, sah; I saw one big shell  twice���������first when it passed just over  my head and second when I passed  just under it."  There is only one Aspirin, that marked  with the "Bayer Cross"-���������all other tablets arc only acid imitatiojis.  Genuine "Bayer Tablets of Aspirin"  have been prescribed by physicians for  nineteen years and proved safe by millions for\ Pain, Headache, Neuralgia,  Colds, Rheumatism, Lumbago, Neuritis.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger "Bayer" packages, can be had  at any drug store.    Made in Canada.:  Aspirin is tlie trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaceticacidester of Salicylicacid. t.  "While it is well known that Aspirin  means Bayer manufacture, to assist the  public against imitations, the Tablets of  Bayer Company, Ltd., will be stamped  with their general trade mark, the  "Bayer Cross." ..  You'll Always  Beon Time  f you go'by a watch of our'snp-  plying You can depend upon-  it every time All our \vatches  are regulated and guaranteed.  No matter how little you pay,  the watch you yet here will  prove an -accurate time   keeper.  JOHN GRASSIGK  r  Successor to  TIMBERLAKE, SON C& CO.  msmt  immi^m^siimmmimiiissBsmgmw^smmeBimi  "The Sun is a ��������� "$2   newspaper  sold  at $>l per year,       V  J. C. Taylor left Tuesday evening for a few daW business trip to  the Slocan district.  EVERY PERSON LIVING IN  Grand Forks can make excellent  profits this year by investing a few  dollars of their earnings through  the columns of the Texas Pacific Oil  News. Many thousan js.of peopie  are making small and large fortunes  by investing their earnings with  HONEST COMPANIES operating  in the greatest oil boom the world  has ever known which is at present  taking place in the state of Texas.  Write to Messrs. YORK & WEBSTER, 419 Winch Buildina, Vancouver, B.C., for a copy of the  Texas Pacific Oil News.  As a rule the kind of workmen who  talk of revolting are.  You can not reach. The Sun's  numerous readers except through  its advertiging.columns.  All   free miners    licenses expire  on May 31.    '  WATER NOTICE  T  (DIVERSION AND USE.)  AKE NOTICE that The Corporation of the  Cltv of Grand Forks, whose address is  Post Office Box 220, Grand Forks, B'C. will  apply for a licence to take and use forty  inches of water out of Mill Creok.also known  as Overtone Creek, also as Granby Creek,  which Hows south-westerlv and drains into  North Fork of Kettle Rtver about -Simile from  junction of North Pork and Main Kettle  River. The water will be diverted from the  stream about,S00 feet south-east of noith-east  corner post of District Lot 195. G. I, Similka-  meeu Division of Yale District, and will be  used for domestic (Municipal Waterworks)  purpose upon the land described as the corporate limits of the Citv of Grand Forks and  pan of D. Lots 494 and 534, G. T.. the corporate  HmiOs of the City of Grand Forks, B. C, and  those portions of District Lots 494 and 534 as  set out in Section 10 of .Certificate of Approval dated 8th clay of October. 1919. This  notice was posted on the ground ou the 12ih  day of May, 1920. A copy of this notice and  an application pursuant thereto and to the  "Water Act, 1914," will be filed in the office of  the Water Recorder. Grand Forks, K. (*.  Objections to'the application maybe filed  with the said Water Recorder or with the  Comptroller of Water. Rights, Parliament  Buildings, "Victoria. B.C.. within fifty days  after the first appearance of this notice in a  looal newspaper. The date of the first publication of this notice Is May 14th. 1920.  Take Further Notice that the Corporation  of the City of Grand Forks has petitioned  the Minister of Lands for the approval of its  waterworks undertaking of diverting and  distributirg water from Mill Creek (Grand  Forks District) which petition and any objections thereto will be heard by the Hoard of  Investigation at a time and place to be fixed  by the Comptroller of Water Rights. _  Objections to the petition may be filed in  the Office of the Comptroller of Wafer Rights  at the Parliaments Buildings and may be In  the form of a letter addressed t ��������� the Minister,  to the Board or to the Comptroller.     t  A copy of the pi'tition will tie deposited in  the office of the Water Recorder fur Grand  Forks District  COIU-OHATION  OF TUB CITY OF GRAND FOKKS,  Applicant.  By Johu A. Hutton, Agent.  Real Estate and Insurance  Established 1910  Orchards       Farms       Farm Lands  City Property  H'e have excellent facilities for selling your  preperty. Agents at Nelson, Cnlgary and  other I'rairii- points. Vancouver Agents:  STERLING INVICSTxMENTS  KEI.LKTT & ITTEK  R> liable information regarding this district  i-l.i<������rfully furnished. We solicit your, en-  <iuirie>.  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All  Hours at  the  odel Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  <~    AND DEALER IN  ���������BMMMIUS������������^'B^^  Offick !  p  F. Downey'sJJigar Sture  ETERSEN & PETERSEN, Proprietors  Cycling  is  easy   when   you ride the high grade Bicycles  , I sell���������the wheels that run smoothly year after year.   Let  me explain to you my pasy sale plan on terms.  First-Class Repair Work done in Blacksmithing, Brazing, ���������  Aluminum  Soldering,   Oxy-Acetylene   Welding,   Woodwork, Etc.  MOOYBOEK ZwAl&tn"������.  Open Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'Clock   ,  . Padlock Safety Paper, for private  bankehpeks, kept in stock .by The  Sun Job Department.  Those wishing neat sign painting  to ornament . their business places  should call o^ W. ,P. O'Connor, a  returned soldier.     /      ���������>' \  Job Printing at The Sun office at  practically the same prices as before^  the big war.  If you don't see it in The Sun it  didn't happen, or it wasn't "Worth  mentioning.  Synopsis of  Land Act Amendments  Good  Prm tin!  nPHE value of well-  printed, neat appearing stationery as  a means of getting and  holding desirable business has been amply  demonstrated. Consult us before going  elsewhere.  Wedding invitations  Ball programs  Business cards  Visiting cards  Shipping tags  Letterheads  Statements  Noteheads  Pamphlets.  Price lists  Envelopes  Billheads  Circulars  Dodgers  Posters  Menus  And commercial and  society printing of every  description.  Let us quote you our  prices.  New Type  Latest StyleJ  Faces  THE SUN  Columbia Avenue and  Lake Street  TELEPHONE  R101  Minimum   prte*   of   first-class  land  reduced to $5 an acre; second-class to  ' $2.50 an acre.  Pre-emption now confined to . surveyed lands only.  Records will be granted covering only  1   land suitable for agricultural purposes  and which Is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not'more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. *3  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  five-years and make Improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation ������ot  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes Improvements to extent of  $300 per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make .Improvements  or record same will operate ��������� as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in  less than 6 years, and improvements  of JIO.0'0 per acre, including 5 acres  cleared and cultivated,' and residence  of at least 2 years are required.  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant  may record another pre7emptlon, if he  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land.  ^  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites* on  timber land hot exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; oonditions Uiclude  payment of stumpaga.  Natural hay meadows inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional' upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of'  road, not exceeding half of purchase  - price, is made.  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE      GRANTS  ACT.     ,  The scope of this Act Is enlarged t*������  include all pereona joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The '*  time within which the heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-emptor may apply  for title under this Act is extended  from for one year from the death of  such person, as formerly, until one  year after the conclusion of the present  war. This privilege Is also made retroactive. ,  No foes relating to pre-emptions are  due or payable by soldiers on preemptions recorded after June 26, 1918  Taxes are remitted for five years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August  4, 1914, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers'.pre-emptions.  Interest on agreements to purchase  town or city lots held by members of  Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired  direct or Indirect,  remitted from en  listment to March 31. 1920.  V  SUB-PURCHASERS   OF   CROWN  LANDS.  Provision made for issuanco of  Crown grants to sub-purchasers of  Crown Lands, acquiring rights from  purchasers who failed to complete  purchase, involving forfeiture, on fulfillment of conditions of purchase, interest and taxes. Where Bub-purchas-  era do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may  be distributed proportionately over  whole area. Applications must be  made by May 1, 1920.  GRAZING.  Grazing Act, 1919, for systematic  development of. livestock industry provides for gracing districts and rango  administration under Commissionei1.  Annual grazing permits issued based  on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  to ten head.  BOOT   REPAIRING  /  TAKK  your repuirs to  Armson, sboe  ro  palror.    The   Hub.    Look for the  Hlir  Boot.  /

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