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 bonks  ''-.it  K;  f  $*:  ui  and  Kettle Valley Orcruarelist  SIXTEENTH YEAR���������No   32  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 1917  $1.00 PER YEAR  Discoverer Thinks It Will  Develop Into Important  Copper-Gold Mine .;.  Samples of ore heavily charged  with gold have been exhibited in  Spokaue by John Falconer, former  Butte miner, as part of the ledge he  discovered on the ranch near Danville owned by himself and a relative, former Judge Logsdon, says  the Spokesman Review.  "The vein, which is several inches  in width, lies in a contact of decomposed quartz and greenstone," Baid  Mr. Falconer. "Veins in kind are  also found elsewhere in the" decomposed mass, which appears to have  a large area.  "In the greenstone dike, which is  ��������� 100 feet wide, I have  opened three  veins, three to eight feet wide, containing good values in copper and a-  little gold.   I will trench   the  100-  ' foot body in search of other   veins.  At the point of  greatest promise I  will sink a shaft and drive a crosscut from the bottom  of   the 'shaft.  The conditions appear to be highly  favorable frir-the development t of���������' a  copper-gold mine of largesize.  "My wife and I have been prospecting in the neighborhood ever  since our marriage five years ago,  when I found a little float. Every,  afternoon when I came off shift on  the Virginia mine we resumed the  Bearch. Our industry seemed .to  have frightened some of our- neighbors, one of whom proved up.bur-  riedly as if to forestall the location  of a gold mine on hie ranch. But  the alarm was groundless, for the  ore was.found on our own farm.  "The judge.is "not so enthusiastic  over our discovery. The notoriety  seems to have embarrassed him a  little. = He says it has forced him to  put on a white shirt and collar on  going to Grand Forks."  should help instead of perhaps  consciously hindering.  .The'need for.such a rousing campaign is only too evident, particularly to,, men wbo have recently  been overseas and bad an opportunity to compare the willing service and sacrifice so general in Great  Britain" and France' with the detached, almost-apathetic attitude of  so many Canadians. Though the  war has been going almost three  years and though oui gallant overseas con tingents'have won undying  fame for .Canada^most of us here at  home have hardly yet waked up to  the real nature of the struggle in  which we are engaged and. tbe ne-  fcessity that we,, too, "do our bit" in  whatever way lies upon us.  It is just tbie detached' attitude  which has prevented Canada's whole  weight being felt/behind our divisions in France. From it the National Service board hopes to arouse  tbe nation, using straight-from the-  shoulder advertising ' as a potent  tneans to the desired'end.  GREEN CONFERRING  .    WITH COAL MINERS  Persons of Military Ase Not  < Allowed to Cross tlie"  Boundary Line  WIN-THE-WAR CAMPAIGN OP PUBLICITY  Ottawa, June G.���������Never has the  power of national publicity been so  convincingly demonstrated as in  the great British advertising campaigns, first for recruits, then for  supplementary supplies and equipment, and later for thrift and the  purchase of war savings  certificates.  Along the latter lines and the allied one of production, the National Bervice board of Canada  an-  noance the beginning of a series   of      Tfae  fo���������owi      is  tne   minimlirn  advertisements   which   should have and maximum temperature for each  the earnest   consideration   of every  day   during   the   past   week, as re  loyal citizen of the  Dominion.    To! corded by the government thermom  produce more, to wasteless, particu-'eter on K *'��������� LaW8' raDch:  Nothing further has. been announced regarding the conferences  held in Calgary by R. F. Green, ,M..  P., with the coal operators and  miners. The miners', policy committee, which with the exception of  two members has been visiting the  various camp6,' returned to Calgary  on Wednesday, and in all likelihood  will meet Mr. Green. Any advance  news received from the camps is to  the effect that the men are united  in their demands for the 30 per  cent increase.  Mr. Green is, however, optimistic  about an early settlement, although  he says there is nothing to announce  about such a step, -   ���������  GANADIANSNOW  PAY $8 flEAD3r������K  Eegulations   pasped-by   the Do  minion    government    to    prevent  eligible   men   of   military age from  leaving the country to   avoid   military service came into full effect on  Saturday   last   at   ports of   exit in  British    Columbia.      From    ������that  date   onward    no    male'; between  the, ages  of   18 aod  45 may. leave  Canada for the United States"; unless  he possesses a passport.   During the  time   which   elapsed   between  the  passage of the regulations and their  enforcement   immigration1' officials  exercised   their  discretion, but   on  Friday the necessary rormB and the  full regulations arrived from  Ottawa, and everyone  affected. by . the  order must now. have a passport or  he won't get past the officials at the  Douudary line.    During the snort  period that the matter  was   at   the  discretion   ot  immigration officials  no   geueral   effort   to   viulate   the  regulations was observed.    Tne im-  uiigrauon officials on the border in  this district have met.   with  practically nocases m wnicn men tried to  cross without having good reason to  do so.  Canadians going into the :United  States are now subject to the;',head  tax which is levied at the border. It  is $8. Until the first of last month  Canadians were not charged the  head tax," if they could show that  they had been resident of this country for three years.  . The tax is designed to bit those  who become permanent aesidents of  the United States. For that reason  is not charged to travelers who are  frequently crossing the border and  who are known to the United States  immigration officials. But those  wbo are not knwn have to pay tbe  head tax anyway. If they return  to Canada within a short period it  is refunded.   -  PUPILS'!  L  METEOROLOGICAL  June  larfy of food���������to eliminate extravagance of every kind���������to wave intelligently and systematically, and to  .lend the savings to the nation  through the purchase of war savings  certificates���������these are the keynotes  of these calls to service. There is  nothing academic about then^noth-  ing overdrawn.. They are plain,  straightforward, intensely practical! D. McCallum left the first part of  and in deadly earnest, explaining the week for a business trip to the  why and particularly how everyone coast cities.  Miix.  1���������Friday  63  2���������Saturday  ������tf  3���������Sunday  59  4���������Monday  65  5���������Tuesday  70  6���������Wednesday .. 74  7-Thursday  76  Mux.  43  42,  42  ^45  45  42  47  Inches  Rainfall   0.36  The following is tbe list orpupils  in the Grand Forks public'school,  in order of merit, as determined by  tests during May:  PRINCIPAL'S   CLASS���������ENTRANCE PUPILS  Wilfred Brown, Mildred Hutton,  Frances Sloan, Lizzie Page, Helen  Campbell and Bernard Crosby equal,  Eddie Mcllwaine, Merle Herr, Abram  Mooyboer,Mary Stocks, Violet Walker, Laurena Nichols, Rosa Petersen  and Gwennie Mcllwaine equal, Vernon Smith.Lily Ardiel,Loretta Lyden,  Dorothy Burns, Ewing McCallum,  George Cooper, Ambrose McKinnon,  Gladys Rashleigh, Robert O'Connell,  Garialdi Bruno, Hope Benson,Vernon  Siddell, Helen Massie, Lee Kosano  vich, Cecelia Lyden. Lydia Kelleher.  DIVISION II  Senior Fourth B���������Donald Laws  Jennie Miller, Corena Harkness,  Noble Padgett, Gladys Bryenton,  Brenda Humphreys, Muriel Sprag  gett, Gwendolvn Humphreys, Alice  Galipeau, Julia Downey,Ethel Wright  Antoinette Schliehe, Margaret Mich-  ener, Aleeta Nichols, Lottie Peterson.  Junior Fourth A���������Isabel Bowen,  Lenore Cronant,Teddy Cooper, George  Hodgson, Zoo Kirk, Howard DeCew,  Isabelle (jlaspell, Kenneth McArdle,  Charles Bishop, Margaret Fowler,  Cecelia .Crosbv, Amy Heaven, Vera  Donaldson, Alfred Downoy, Denis  O'Connee, Phyllis Atwood, Hay Forrester, Norma Erickson, Amy Anderson, Peter Miller, Eloiso Stafford.  division in.  Junior Fourth B���������Frances Padgett  Emile Painton, Gladys McLauchlan,  Heleu Simpson, Walton Young,  Harry Kelleher, Randolph Davis,  Ray Brown, .Margerie Keron, Jennie  Stanfield, Nellie Mills, Joe Row-  ltfndson,    William   Sprinthali,   Jean-  nette  Reburn, Amy Peckham,   Chris  Pell, Bert Hacking.  Senior Third A���������Lillian Hull,  Tan nis Barlee, Oswald Walker,"Mary  Beran, .Flora MacDonald, Frances  U'Ren, William Nelson, Frances  Latham, Harriette .Stephens, Orville  Baker,David MacDonald, May Crosby,  Boyd Nichols; Ellen Harkness,  Charles Cooper.  DIVIISON IV.  Senior ��������� Third B���������:-Graco Graham,  Thelma Hutton, Grace'G.reen, Clara  Brunner, Leo Mills, Lawrence McKinnon, Reginald Heaven Mary Miller, Arthnr Bryenton, James Need-  ham, Peter Peterson, Edward Screb  neff.  Junior Third A���������Freda Stocks,  Erma Lipsey, Fred Cooper, Ruth  Eureby, Roger Molt, Gunnar Halle,  Clarence Donaldson, Anna .Crosby,  Kenneth Campbell, Lilian Bro������vn,  Llewellyn Humphreys and Coanie  Burdon equal, Dorothy Schliehe, Harold Quinlivan, Alberta McLeod,Leona  U'Ren, Evelyn Stafford, Jeff Ryan,  lye Waldron.' Mark Dompier, Pearl  Brau, James Pell,. Kate Hacking.  . division v.  Junior Third B���������Hardy G-iiswold,  Clifford Brown, Clare U'Rem. Joe  Bishop, Ethel Miller, Jack Miller,  Herbert Heaven,Charlotte Luscombe,  Elsa Monella, Anna Marovich, Gladys  Armson, Irene Frankovitch, Helen  O'Connell, Elsie Nelson, Horace  Green, Nellie Allen, Mary Fleming,  Alphonse Galipeau, John Peterson,  Hilda Smith, Margaret Bruno, Leslie  Merrifield.  Senior Second A���������Ruth Larama,  Dorothy Latham, Arne Halle, James  Clark, Fred Bryenton, Frances Crosby, Vera Lyden,Joseph Japo.Clarence  Mason', John Lane, FranlPworden,  Regina Frechette, Ernest Green,'  Nick , Verzuh, Kenneth Murray, Edward" Molt.'-Lam .John, Lola Baker,  Bessie Hollingsworth, Ethel, Wiseman, Harry Stacey.  DIYIS10N VI.  Senior Second���������-Nellie Young, Ber  tie Scott, Emerson Reid, Lizzie Gordon. Mildred Wetherell, Rita Niles,  Edna Luscombe, Elsie Liddicoat,  Dorothy "DeCew and Sydney Buxton  equal, Hazel Nystrom, Jenny Allen,  Herbert Clark, Hazel Waldron, Vera  Bickerton, Harry Cooper, Ruth Hesse  Lloyd Quinlivan, Stuart Ross.  Junior Second���������Isabelle Innes,  Edith Clay, George Manson, Earl  ��������� Fitzpatrick, Lome Murray, Margaret  Robillard, Lucy Teabo, Rupert Sullivan, Fred Galipeau, Ivan Morrison,  Walter Rashleigh, "Vivian McLeod,  Arthur Hesse, Peter Screbneff, Ger  trude Cook, Kenneth Massie, Charlie  Anderson, Walter Anderson.  DIVISION VII.  Second Reader���������Gordon McCallum  Henry Reid, Ernest Hadden, Jauet  Bonthron, Bessie ., Harkness, Frank  Gordon, Dorothy McLauchlan,Gladys  Jewell, John Stafford, James Shannon, Pauline Mohler, Albert Snyder,  Nick . Ogilpff, Joseph Lyden, Merle  Wright.   ���������  First Reader���������Elton Woodland,  Margaret Ross, Wallace Huffman,  Edith Eureby, Charles Shannon, John  Matesa,, Louis O'Keefe, Winnifred  Savage, Hazel Lipsey, Waldemar  Peterson, Gordon Clark, Alice George,  John Sordoreff, Ethel Sale, Mike Verzuh, Edna Hardy, Jane Wright,  Peter Santano, Grace Brau, Mary  Ogiloff, Carl Peterson.  DIVISION  VIII.  First Reader���������Earl Petersen,Edgar  Galipeau, Maurice Lane, Blanche  Mason, James Innes, John Graham,  Harry Acres, Marion McKie, Pa-.l  Kingston, Francis Larama, Morley  Miller, Ida Knox.  Second Primer -��������� Fay Walker,  Lydia Colarch, Dorothy Grey, Kathleen Wilkinson. Albert Colarch, Ellen  McPherson, Dorothy Hunter, John  Santano, Marjorie Cook,George Johnson, Newton Chapman, Peter Padgett, William Mola, AntonoDeWilde,  Daniel Wilson, Vera Morella, Tommy  Allen, John Dompier, George Francis  Harry Nucich, Dorothy Mills.  (���������Continued on Page 4-)  Lieut.-Col. Bullock Has Plan  to Put Stars and Stripes  on Firing Line  London,   June 4.���������Lieut.-Col. C.  Seymour Bullock, of the Canadian  army,  former Chicago clergyman,  has   completed   organization   plans  for the, first all-American army to be  formed   in   England to'fight under .  the Stars and Stripes in  France.   If  congress will accept this  means  of  speedily   placing   the   flag in  the  trenches   the   force will be constituted as a unit of the United  States  army, with a strength-of ten   thousand seasoned American officers and  men from the British  front.    It   is  hoped to add to the strength at least  two thousand;more from the American   civilian   population   of Great  Britain and France,  ���������y. Col. Bullock has enlisted Consul-  General Skinner, of Lpndon,in support of his plan.  The consul-general  forwarded the suggestion to  Washington, and   Buliock,    through  his-  acquaintance with Senator Smith of  Michigan and former Representative  Garduer of & assachusetts, hopes to  receive the  necessary  authorization  from congress.  The ten thousand men will not be  sent to France'in'a body. It is intended to take over only a small sector of the line manned by one battalion of Americans, about one'thou  sand men. The remaining troops  will be held in England as a reserve  force to be drawn upon for rein  forcements when casualties are suffered. As casualties average about  50 per cent of a fighting force for  every forty-five days of aggressive  fighting, there will be a reserve of  almost five thousand men when the  American million is. ready to sail  for Europe.  Officers are plentiful among the  American soldiers in Europe. The  names already registered with Col.  Bullock include officers from eigh- ���������  teen states, the Philippines and  Alaska. Privates in one Canadian  battalion alone came from forty-  three states, Alaska, Porto Rico, the  Philippines and Cuba. The new  force will be especially well off for  machine gun officers and crews and  bombers.  The allied armies have drawn a  total of 30,000 Americans since th������  war began. The extent of their  casualties can be estimated from tbe  conservative optimism of Col. Bullock. He asserts that every "ranker" now fighting under a foreign  flag is impatient to get into American khaki, yet his highest estimnt  of the number obtainable is 10,000  officers and men. However, tbe  missing 20,000 are not necessarily  killed. Many have been* discharged  through wounds and others have  been captured.  Leo Mader left yesterday  for his  mining properties at Paulson.  150 plants for $1.00���������60 tomato,  , 60 winter cabbage, 10 broccoli, 10  j Brussels sprouts, and 10 early cab-  \ bage. Also excellent cooking po-  1 tatoea for sale. E. F. Laws, 'Phono  !105R. THE   SUN,' GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  G. A. EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) ' 81.00  One Year (in the United States) ..;    1.50  Address all communications to  The Grand Forks Sun,  Phone 101R ;Ggano Forks, B. C.  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  puts the immediate duty  of this country  in  the most concise form.  (T  FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 1917  Today's dispatches from Ottawa seem to  indicate that an early general election is unavoidable. It is a pity that a strong "win-  the-war" coalition cabinet could not have  been formed. It would have been better for  the honor and dignity of the nation. During  the present crisis party politics at the federal  -capital and^spolitical strife throughout the  country are out of place.  France and Germany have each presented  statues to.the United States. France gave her  tflie statue of Liberty lighting with .her torch  the sea path to the land. of the free. Germany gave her Frederick the Great, to stand  before the War College in Washington. The  stathes well express the ideals of the two nations today���������liberty on the one hand, military  power on the other.  e Bride's Choice  =^  Nowadays is a handsome piece of Cut Glass.  find in our new  stock the very  piece   that  You  suits  will  her.  Don't let  the  price alarm you-  ''Surprise you.  -our $5.00 pieces will  Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the anti-conscrip-  tion Liberals, an Ottawa dispatch says, have  refused to'join Sir Robert Borden's "win-the-  war" cabinet. There will be no coalition, we  are further informed, and the prospect is for  an early general election. If the the election  is brought on, and the issue is conscription,  party lines will be badly shattered at.the polls,  and after the battle of ballots the anti-con-  sc-riptionists will hardly known  struck them.  The conscription bill will be brought down  Monday and will be put through the house as  quickly as possible. The government expects  to receive the support of pro-conscription  Liberals, such as Dr. Michael Clark and  . Hugh Guthrie.  Never try to save yourself any trouble. You  will get enough without hoarding it.  Mining conditions appear to be active around  Paulson this spring. It is said a wagon ��������� road  is needed to the camp. It would not require  a very large expenditure of money to complete  the road.to that point, and the outlay might  act as an incentive to 'stimulate mining and  prospecting in the district,.which is tributary  to this city. '_."���������  The great variety of articles shown will make selection  easy, and we guarantee that no other gift will look as  beautiful as }rours. Come and examine our stock.  You will be just as welcome as if you purchased.  A. D.MORRISON m^Z?^  often hear paople sigh for a return  conditions, that existed previous  outbreak of the war. The surest  bring back those conditions in the  shortest time is to do something to end the  war. Be either a soldier on the firing line or  a "soldier of the commissary."  You  of   the  to] the  way  to  In justice to those who have already sacrificed their lives, in fairnrss to those who are  now fighting ot*' cause,, letit.be conscription  and let it be soon.���������Cranbrook Herald.  i 7  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three times more reading matter' than any  other Boundary paper. " This fact accounts  or the rapid increase in our circulation.  Besides being read by all the intelligent people of Grand Forks, The Sun goes to every  ranch home in the Kettle and North Fork  valleys.    No other Boundary paper can  give  ^:  -J  Wishing to  Secure  Good Photographs  advertisers this guarantee.  SNAP-IF taken at once  8-Room House and Two  Lots on Garden St.  The Liberal goveramerit was returned to  power in Alberta yesterday, winning twenty-  six seats to the Conservatives' ten.  There are many touching  incidents in  the  fife of a chronic borrower.  "Farm and arm!" which Mr. Roosevelt took  as his text for a recent address in  Chicago,  ���������^Lots 100 feet by 300 feet deep; chicken coops, etc.'. Will sell cheap for  quick sale. Will sell for less than  half what it cost owner; $1300 if sold  soon.. Will-give time if needed. ��������� Is  handy to school. Garden has good  soil, and enough potatoes and vegetables can be'raised for a large family. Would make an ideal home for  a smelterman.  Terms���������$200 or $300 cash; balance monthly payments of $25 or $30  For further particulars    '  Call at The Sun Office  for reproduction-of any of our TREES, etc., growing in the Province, we  ofFer ���������* the following prizes for good prints, any" size, all prints to become  our property, whether winners or not. Prints to reach us at any time  before October 1st, 1917, but priority of receipt will count in competitors' favor, and we are open to receive pictures right away. No limit to  number of prints each competitor can send.  FIRST PRIZE $5.00 worth of our best grade of nursery stock,  customer's selection, for Spring 1918 delivery, delivered  free at your nearest station. Also two prizes of $2.50  each in trees, etc.  Name and addreess of sender to be written liyhihj on back of prints'.  Those who will be iu the'market for trees, etc , for Spring 191H  should write us NOW. This is very important Our General and Rose  Catalogs and Price List are at your service Orders placed in the Summer get the best attention aud the customer is sure to get just what he  orders. If vou want to know anything about our goods, ask the editor  of "The Sun." , " ' '  ,We can always find room for a good salesman to work in practically  any part of the Province.  t|fe British Columbia  Nurseries Co., Ltd.  1493 Seventh Ave. W., Vancouver, B. C.  Advertise in The Sun.  largest local circulation.  It has the  IMPERIALS PARLORS  BRIDGE STREET  WE SELL  Fresli Tobaccos  All Leading Brands of Cigars  Soft Drinks  HANSEN 8 CO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  FORSALE  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Sture  Telephonks;  Office, R������6 Ffp������t StPPflt  Hansen's Residence.K38 lual uHGGI  JOFFRE  Not since Dewey returned from  Manila have the American people  given such a demonstration of enthusiasm for one man as they have  given for Marshal Joffre, says the  Youth's Companion. They have  welcomed his colleaguos, M.Viviani,  and the British commissioner, Mr.  Balfour, with generous sympathy  and profound admiration, but to  Gen. Joffre they gave not only enthusiasm but the more precious  tribute of affection and reverence. It  was Gen. Joffre that millions of  people lined the streets of cities to  see. It was to gaze at Gen, Joffre  that thousands of fathers lifted up  their little boys.  There was sound reason  for   the  tribute.    The Battle of  the Marne  was one of the  decisive   battles   of!  the world; never in any battle that!  history records records was there a j  greater issue at stake.   It was  there  that sutocracy, the   foe oi   civiliza-:  tion, learned that it was not to con  quer the world. There democracy  wasosaved: and it was saved chiefly  through the skill, the. genius and  the steadfastness of Gen. Joffre  Ever since those days in September,  1914, he has been for the American  people the hero of the war.  It was, however, more than his  soldierly qualities that captivated  American hearts. The endearing  trait that won him the nickname  "Papa" Joffre showed in his serene  and kindly face. Those wbo saw  him <k>uld better than before appreciate, a touching anecdote, perhaps  not too well known, that illustrates  his tenderness of heart. He had  called for volunteers to perform an  important but desperately hazardous service. Out of a number of  young soldiers who presented themselves he selected three. He gave  them their instructions. They saluted and turned to go., "Mes en-  fants!" call the general with a note  of appeal in his .voice, and the  young men turned back. "Since  when   do   children  go upon a long  journey without kissing their father  good-by?" And tbe general, with  tears in his eyes, kissed each one  upon the cheek.  Two incidents in Gen. Joffre's career might be commended to the  thoughtful study of Americans in  high position. He won the Battle  of the Marne only because in the  first days of tbe war he. relieved  some twenty generals���������most of them  his pergonal friends���������of their comr  mand. He did not permit personal  friendship or political influence' to  weigh in the balance against incompetence. And he himself, when it  came ' time to relinquish the  supreme command in the field, gave  way cheerfully to a younger man,  and was content to serve his country  in a post of less authority than that  which he had held.  W-   )��������� Meagher, Prop.  CORRECT ENGLISH  HOW TO USE IT  JOSEPHINE TURCK BAKER, Editor  You can not reach Tbe Sun's  numerous readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  The Sun is always a live issue 'in  Grand Forks.  A MONTHLY MAGAZINE  For   Progressive   Men  and ��������� Women,  Business and Professional;  ... Club Women  Teachers     Students     Ministers  Doctors ���������    Lawyers       Stenographers  and all who wish to  Speak and Write Correct English.  IMIITIAL LIST OP CONTEXTS  Your Every-Day Vocabulary  How to Eularse It  Words,Their Meanings and Their Uses  Pronunciations with Illustrative Sentences  Helps for Speakers  Helps for Writers  Helps for Teachers  Business English for the Busines Man  Correct English for the Beginner .  Correct English for. the Advanced Pupil  Shall and Will: How tu Uso Them.  Should and Would: How to Use Them  Sample Copy 10c  Subscription Price S'2 a Year.  EVANSTON, ILLINOIS  Please mention this paper.  Josephine'i'urok Baker's Standard Magazine  a������d Books aro recommended by tula paper.  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs and. Good   -  Horses at All  Hours  at  the.  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68  Second Street  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture   Made  to  Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering Neatly Done.  RCMcCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENUF  -V  ��������� U  * THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. G.  f  I  THE PGSS  gf The Tele  There is ah excellent instance in Vancouver of .how a suburban drug merchant  built up a'.business by telephone. Two"  morals adorn the tale. .One, that such a  possibility is- open to every shopkeeper;  two, that with- the telephone in the house  one never needs to travel, even as far as  the corner store. And the telephone is  just as effective in reaching outside poiuts.  No matter, where you want to go, the telephone will take -you. No time wasted,  no travelling expense.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD.  - ( t  True and False Economy  There is a story, at which   farmers  'smile,   of   a thrifty man who cooked  his potatoes after laying by  the  peel  for seed.    The peel, he reasoned, con  tained the eyes, or buds. Plants ought  to spring from them and bear potatoes  in their burn.    So they did,   and  the  potatoes reached the size of   walnuts.  Somo newspapers have   recommended  a similar practice this year, when seed  is expensive and everyone is making a  gvrdei;arid tis true that with  skillful   cutting, abundant  fertilizer and  expert cultivation a very   small, part  of the potato, if it contain a bud, can  be   made   productive.    But   any  at-  timpt to cheat natuie is Bound"to'fail.  Nowhere  is   the   proverb, "Nothing  spend, nothing have," better illustra  ted    than   on   a   farm.    The sprout  should have a decent amount of nourishment from the substance of the parent seed   if   it is to make a vigorous  growth.  .".'.The principle thus illustrated has a  wide application.   Lime, for example,  is known to have little worth strictly  as a plant food.   So some farmers and  gardeners count it a waste of time to  bother with it.    They will feed   their  * crops   with   true  fertilizer  and save  both   eime   and   money.     But a soil  from which the lime has   leached   out  and .which has become sour is   like   a  .   man with impaired digestion.   ;It  can  not assimilate   the plant food spread  upon it in such a way as   to   become  produclive.    The   lime   corrects   the  acidity by   a  chemical   process; so, in  breaking up a fallow field, in planting,  -ground so repeatedly   cultivated   that  rain    has   washed out   its lime, and  particularly- in   making a  lawn,"few  things pay better than a careful   examination into the acidity of the soil.  Wherever moss and sorrel  grow  lime  is likely to be   needed; and if a   test  with litmus paper shows   considerable  ingly insignificant pests that you will  not easily forget.  Pruning is so generally  recognized  to be good economy that  little   need  be said about it;.but to thin outgrowing  plants   properly   requires   more  resolution than the   average amateur  possesses.    It seems a sinful waste to  pull up half your   onions ur   to  pick  young fruit when it has set  so  thick  and markets are so bare..   But  it   is  good practice if the vegetables are too  close   to   permit   normal   growth or  there is more fruit than the tree   can  ripen without overstrain.    This year,  in particular, many young  gardeners  who look with .delight upon the .start  of their beets, onions and turnips will  be disappointed at harvest to discover  how small and immature their vegeta  bles seem..   The   trouble ..will be that  they   have, crowded   and   smothered  one   another.    Thinning   seems  like  waste, but it is real economy;  and   in  such processes  continued   year   after  year the worker in the   earth   learns  how just a judge between   true and  false our Mother Nature is.  :THE NEWSPAPERS  AND/THEWAR  ; The following from' the Philadel  phia Ledger applieB with as much"  pertinency to the Canadian as to the  American newspapers:  "Every day hundreds of news  papers devote columns of news  matter and editorial comment to the  national needs and national welfare  work. When a newspaper gives  away its space it gives away some  thing which costs it real money. It  is giving today a much greater percentage of its energy aud resources  than any other industry or business  in America. Without publicity  Secretary McAdoo would find the  liberty loan a dismal failure.  "At this juncture in the nation's  life no other single, agency in our  republic is more solidly united for  its welfare than the newspapers. No  other agency compares,.with it in  the mighty task of solidifying, public sentiment behind the president  and the flag. '  "At such a time and in such a  crisis it rises to the magnitude of a  crime for any congressman to' talk  of harassing the publishers .with  onerous postal rates that are in no  way a war tax. .To strike jdowp. the  very thing which is our.* ppuntry's  strongest weapon in, fightings freedom's war would require.-* degree  of asiuinity which' we'eah not believe exists even in Washington."  Conserving His tnergy  Clarence announced his approach by  a rising succession of 'howls. "Oh, my  finger! my finger!" he cried.   ".'-'.  "Poor little finger!" his mother  cooed. - "How did you .hurt it?"  "With a hammer."  "When1?"  "A   long   time     ago,". Clarence  sobbad.  "But I didn't hear you cry."  "1 didn't cry then;  I thought  you  were ont," said Clarence.  Yankee Notions  New York's army of street fakirs  has seized upon the  patriotic spirit  and capitalized it.    There are more  curb salesmen to the square foot  on  lower   Broadway   today than anywhere else, outside  a  country fair.  Pictures   of   the   kaiser -which,  when folded, change into   pictures  of   pigs,   are< going ' like   wildfire.  Books   telling   how  to   become an  American citizen  are greedily gobbled.    Copies of Wilson's war  message,   histories   ol   the   war, allied  I flags, patriotic   buttons, war   maps,  photographs of the   allied commissioners,  war   games,   star spangled  banner neckties, paper flags to glue  to your windows and  ditto to glue  to your collar, phonograph   records  wiuiuuiiU������Fi������FOl ouuna    j of allied  anthems,   pictures of the  acidity, true economy dictates  imme- j American fleet, cigarettes for   sold-  diate treatment. i iers, Marshal Joffre in  vivid   hues,  Spraying for insects und fungi costs | miniature whistles to be blown when  time and money.    Trees get  on   and  A Sad Awakening  The foreman of a construction gang  was walking along his section of the  railway one day when he.came upon a  laborer fast asleep in the shade of a  fence. Eying the man with a stern  smile, he said:  "Slape on, ye idle spalpeen, slape  on. So long as ye slape ye' ve gob a  job, but when ye wake up ye're out  of'wurrk."  MERCHANT'S  WIFE ADVISES  GRAND FORKS WOMEN  "1 had-stomach trouble so bad I  could eat nothing but toast, fruit^and  hot water. Everything else soured  and formed gas. Dieting did no good.  I was miserable until I tried buckthorn bark, glycerine, etc.,as mixed in  Adler-ika. ONE SPOONFUL benefited me INSTANTLY." Because  Ad ler-i ka empties BOTH large and  small intestine it relieves ANY CASE  constipation, sour stomach or gas and  prevents appendicitis. It has'QUICK-  EST action of anything we oversold  Woodland k, Quinn, druggists.  bear some fruit without it. Pototoes  ripen after a fashion, although the  leaves blacken with blight or are half,  eaten by beetles But potatoes thus  given over to their enemies refuse to  return any profit to thf.ir planter.  Unsprayed tree* un<iuestioii'nbly hear  fruit; but the fruit ceases to sell to advantage in tho market or to keep in  the cellar, and tho tree itself f<li,s to  make adequate growth. You look at  the tip 4 an apple bough and see tho  leaves of it curling under tlu> attacks of  the aphis. If you will take the trouble to kill the insects -vith a mild ho  lution of nicotine, yon will soon see  the new growth utart juid will learn a  lesson about the cost   of   an.':!, worn-  spies are nabbed���������all these and  scores of othpr devices are seized by  patriotic New Yorkers until tbe  peddlers' palms are calloused handling cash. Even the beggars' receipts have jumped since they  started playing "America" on their  mouth organs.  It is reported that arrangements  have been made by the Dominion  immigration department under  which perHoun desiring to travel to  or from the coast via the Great  Northern through the United States  may do so without securing the  passport which is necessary to admit men of military age into that  country.  You waste in looking up domestic help could be saved  by simply inserting a " Help  Wanted" ad. in our Classified  Columns. Our paper is read  by the desirable class, and  goes into hundreds of homes  that get no otfier.  T'S T  i'TEADY  ADMERTISI  <j#  Isn't the news of your  store something like the  nsws of the whole city?  There is news every wee/c  in Grand Forks ��������� some  wee/cs more than others ���������  but every week there is  ���������news.  Isn't there news in your  store every -week? Isn't  there something to advertise?  Your customers are shopping every week. Aren't  you losing many of them  the weeks you do not advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts   with  a  store ��������� it's  . the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOLVE���������To use news  paper space regularly, and  be sure it is in The Grand  Forks Sun.  i  1  <������0f  n  panel Forks Sun  leaders Want to  Igiii*    Fi*������m   You  ,vepy  p������= * * -jm' ui - j ".wi t'j  ��������� hm.-^ihw * **iirfc>*[ iw-f.j-sAisartik-j't'.i,! tiMtftittc (..*������������������ Jin  liiWtw^jn* IMUUI -Ml ITJrsJ *J5t*ll.lj  THE   SUN.   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  For  O-Gdar  |VariiUh  Foo<ii ������  y.  Spring C leaning  f  Use  Bapco Paints and Varnishes  Bapco Varnish Stain  Floglaze Lac's and Enamel Colors  Bapco Kalsomine is unsurpassed  c/4. full line of Brushes and Accessories  oMiller C& Gardner  Home Furnishers  summer, except, perhaps, for a few  days in order that some needed de  velopment may be executed at the  Mother Lode and the coke supply  given a chance to grow big enough  to feed'a larger furnace. This week  300 tons ,of coke are coming from  Trail and 700 tons from the coast,  with more to follow.���������Ledge.  G.   A.   Griffin   has   moved   into  Emil   Larsen's  cement block   resi  dence on the corner of  Sixth  street  and Victoria avenue.  An automobile party of Walla  Walla, Wash., shareholders in the  Inland Dmpire mine at Paulson arrived in the city on Tuesday. They  visited the property, and expressed  themselves as well satisfied with the  present outlook of the mine. Future work at the property, they  said, included the sinking of a 500-  foot shaft. Ore shipments are contemplated as soon as the roads get  in condition for teaming  Francisco Fernelli, aged 15 years,  soo of John Fernnelli, a prominent  Fife rancher, died at the Grand  Forks hospital on Saturday after an  illness of six weeks. The funeral  was held on Monday, interment being made in Evergreen cemetory.  Tuesday was registration day in  the United States for military service. A large number of Uncle  Sam's citizens in this city and other  Boundary towns crossed the line to  register at Danville, at Ferry or at  Laurier.  \V. J. Galipeau left on Thursday  for Vancouver, where he will remain, until the smelter resumes  operations.  Tuesday was military registration  day in the United States, and the  next day the state of' Washington  went bone dry.  DeWilde, James White, Oscar  Peterson. Joyce Kirkpatrick, Amy  Kuftindff, John Kingston, John Is-  nayff, Jane Isnayff, Arvid Anderson,  Lena Screbneff, Gordon Massie, Herbert Dompier, Bobbie Halpenny,  Joseph Mills.  DIVISION. X.  William Henniger, Walter Manson,  Parma Cooper, Florence Herr, Gordon Harkness, Fred Elliott, Una  Hutton, 'Glen > Murray, Bonnie Chapman; Clarence Fowler, Roy Mead,  Bruce Brown. Clifford Fee, Edraond  Crosby, Alexander McDougall, Walton Vane, Eva Liddicoat;, Eric Clark,  Hazel Molt, Linden Benson, Eduiond  Eureby, Lilia Frechette, Louise 3VI0  Pherson, Francis Wilson, Winnifred  Smith, Mary Zbetnoff, Pete Zbetnoil',  Ruth Savage, Ruby Savage. Jessie  Ross, Frances Mola.Agnes McKenzic,  Arthur Morrison, Lloyd Humphreys,  Helen Nystrom, Lee Morell, Cretins  Rossi, Bennie Ochampaugh, Florence  Brau, Bennie Fee, Violet Logan,  Mildred ��������� Ochampaugh, Olympia Mo-  rella, Elaine Burr, Arta Montgomery,  Harry Koops, Dorothy Jones, Bill  Wright, Eldon Knox,Edmond Knox,  Ayelina Rossi, Olive Wiles, C.ildo  Pisacieta.  For patches, Clocks, Jewellery,  Gut Glass, Silverware, Etc.   ,  TIMBERLAKE, SON & CO.  "THE QUALITY IEWELLERS"  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  Specialty;   Fine Watch Repairs.  INDEPENDENT  Counter Check  loots  You .can" not reach The Sun'p  numerous" readers except through  the columns of The Sun.  During the shutdown of the  Granby smelter, a large percentage  of the company's men have found  temperary   employment  elsewhere.  For Sale���������Good horse, 1 set harness, buggy, and light wagon good  as new; price $150. T. Bowon,  West end.  A young man named Stewart, of  Tonasket, cashed several cheques in  Molson last week without having  enough funds in the Tonasket bank  to aash ihem. The man spent last  Satuday and Sunday in this city.  On Monday the police were search  ing .for him, but he had disappeared.  The log drive on the Kettle river  for the Cascade mill this spring consists of about' fifteen million feet,  The Greenwood smelter is getting  coke from Roslyn and Bellingfaam  and will continue operations for  some time.  The first carload of concentrates  from Copper mountain, Princeton,  was run through the Greenwood  smelter this week with highly satisfactory results. It is not likly now  that tbe smelter will shut down this  rell,   Aubrey   Dinsmore,  Registered  Holstein-Friesi'an  Cows for Sale  Also one bull calf, one yearling  and one two-year old bull; also some  high-class grade Shorthorns and one  grade Berkshire brood sow.  Unique opportunity to secure  some six-gallon thoroughbreds at  low prices and 00 easy terms.  Write E. F. Laws, R. R. 1.  LISTEN TO THIS!      j  SAYS CORNS,LIFT  I  RIGHT OUT NOW I  ���������������a.������t**..o..  You reckless men and women -who  are pestered with .corns and who have  at least once a week invited an awful  death from lockjaw or blood poison  are nov/ told by a'Cincinnati authority  to use a drug called freezone, which,  thsmciaent a few drops are cpplied  tp AJfty ������nrn, the soreness :3 relieved  2h$ ec&u is.o entire corn, rcot and all,  IvftS'Cl'r/Tritli the fingers.  ������BJa a sticky ether compound which  driea the moment it is applied and  simply shrivel.! tha corn without inflaming or even irritating the surrounding tissue or skin. It is claimed that  a quarter of an ounce of freezone will  cost very little at any of the drug stores,  but is sufficient to rid one's feet of  every hard or soft corn or callus.  You are further warned that cutting  xt a corn is a suicidal habit.  S  N PUBLIC SCHOOL  (Concluded from Page 1.)  DIVISION   IX.  Frank Griswold, Clarence Truax,  Helen Mills, Edith Matthews, Ellen  Wright, Annie Bo wen, Donald Mc-  Farlane, Arthur Teabo, Margaret  Luscomhe, Donald McKinnon, Eugene Fitzpatrick, Theodore Asismus,  Dorothy Fracas, Grace Glaspell, Marion Kerby, Edna Japp, Robert Sap-  pie, Pauline Baker, Neville Kirk,  George Hadden, Emmet Baker,  Joseph Simmons, Jessie Downey, Dorothy Heaven.  Robert Shannon.Benjamin Wright,  Telma Hunter, Dewey Logan, Jigi  Morell,   Arthur Bickerton, Mike  Mo-  Wilhehnina  All Seed Grains Specially Hand  Cleaned  At  HENNIGER'S  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.  '(bj'.'Rank..-';  (c) Name, \  .   (d) Squadron, battery or company.  (e) Battalion, regiment (or other  unit), staff appointment or department.  (f) Canadian Contingent.  (g) British Expeditionary Force,  (h) Army Post, London, England.  Unnecessary   mention   of    higher  formations, such as brigades, d visions,  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay  All Tied Up  For want of help. Our  Classified Want Ads.  will untie the knots.  We make this a good  paper so that intelligent people will read  it, and they do.  Isn't that the kind of  help you want?  FARM LANDS  OREGON <V CALIFORNIA RAILROAD CO.  GRANT LANDS.  Title to snmc revested in United States by Act  ,01' Congress dated���������Juno 9, 1916. 'Two million  tnree hundred thousand acres to be opened  for IIonuiStendB and siile. Power site timber  und agricultural landR. Containing some  of best land loft in United States. Now is  the opportune time. Large secfioinil map  showing glands and/description of soil, climate, rainfall, elevations, etc. Postpaid One  Dollar. Grant Lands locating Co., Box 610,  Portland, Oregon.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKE  your repairs to  Armson, sboo   ro-  pairer.    The   Hub.    Look for the   Big  Boot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHHHTCASH PRICES paid for old Stovfs  and   Ranges.    E. C. Peokham,. Second-  bund Store.  Made in Toronto. The.  b<\st counter check books'  on the market today.  Eastern Prices  We have a two years'  contract to handle these  books. Call and see samples   '  o4t The Sun Office  THE  LONDONDIRECTORY  (Published Annually)  Enables traders  throughout   the   world  to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  in each class of goods. Bosides being' a complete commercial guide to London and Its  suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  and Foreign Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,J  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., In  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centrcsof the United Kingdom.  A copy of the ourrent edition will be forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Postal  Order for. S5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  their trade cards for $5, orlnrger advertisements from $15. e     ���������  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD  5, Abchurch Lane, London, E.C.  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty*  JOB  DEPARTMENT  IS BUSY  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate, because we employ  competentwork-  men who have  mastered their  trade, and we do  have to* charge  for the "service"  of hunting up  samples in specimen books.  P. A.  Z.  PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotel, Fihst Street  WE PRINT  Letterheads  Noteheads  Billheads *  Statements  . .Envelopes ->  Business cards  Visiting cards  Posters  Dodgers  Shippingtags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding invitations  Price lists  Pamphlets  Circulars  And commercial  and ��������� society jprint-  ing of every de-  Pays for The  Sun for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary cou .itry  eveianq Dicycles  "Built to Last"  Without a doubt, one'of the, Strongest Bicycles ever  built. ' . . '     '  We have just received a large shipment of  Clevelauds, in various colors. They are selling rapidly. If1 you want one, call early, before the supply is exhausted.  Headquarters for High-Grade Sundries. *  J. R. MOOYBOER  Bicycles Dealer and Blacksmith  Opposite City Hall  m  I

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