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 rr".,"-,>������J.vifr7',  ������������������I .���������'���������???!������"���������:  :*^'  ?r    /���������  ������  P  Wislative i,ibfar  ^^^^s.  ^  'tS  Kettle VaSloy Orchardist  17TH YEAR���������No   18:  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 1918  $1.00 RER YEAR  Different Departments Have  Prepared Their Estimates  for Current Year  Mayor Acres and Aid. Harknpss,  Molrdle, McCallum, McDonald and  Schnitter were present at the regular bi-weekly meeting of tbe city  council  on Monday evening.  A letter from tbe secretary of tbe  Uuiou of British Columbia Municipalities requested the payment of  the city's membership fee. The bill,  815, was ordered paid.  The chairman of the finance committee reported in favor of letting  the back water and light rates on  the Lake property stand against-tbe  property. In the matter of Dr.  Kingston's .request for, a straight  grant for the treatment of city patients, he recommended that the re-  quest be^aljpwed to stand over for  the present. He also recommended  that 6100 be placed in the estimates for the purchase of certificates  to returned soldiers. The estimates  were all in. There was a small increase in the school estimates over  last year, owing to an extra teacher  b^iog employed in tbe high school.  The following are the amounts asked  for by the different departments:  Public Bchool.S13.286.50  High school... ' 5,455.25-818,741 75  Finance committee   23,710.43  Board of works.............    2,500.00  Police commissioners .....    2,U00.00  Cemetery...... .*:        100 06  Fire department...     1,035.00  Water department.;.'.......' 2,275.00  Electric light department 10,850.00  Health and relief...........    1,100.00  certificates for presentation to returned soldiers.  Aid. Harkness'waterworks amendment bylaw and his electric light,  heat and power bylaw were reconsidered and finally passed.  Aid. McArdle was granted leave  j to introduce a bylaw permitting and  regulating the keeping of pigs within the city limits, and the bylaw  was advanced to the ihird-reading  stage. The bylaw embodies the  recommendations made by the  health and relief committee at tbe  previous meeting and printed in  The Sun two weeks ago, with the  exception of Clause A, which was  changed"so as to make it discretionary with tbe health officer, in  certain cases, the distance a pig may  be kept from a dwelling.  Aid. McCallum gave notice that  at the next meeting he would ask  leave to introduce a temporary loan  bylaw.  Aid. McCallum also gave notice  that at the next meeting he would  ask leave to introduce a bylaw  making it compulsory for dealers to  weigh or measure all goods sold.  Total..... ������62,312.10  The report and the estimates were  accepted.  There will be a reduction in the  estimates of the works department  if the city team is sold. The estimates of nearly all departments  show a decrease when compared  with the estimates of last year.  There is a small increase in the  school estimates, for tbe reason  stated by the chairman of the  finance committee.  The contract to supply the city  with lum'ber during the present year  was awarded to Allen & Norris at  81S per 1000 feet,f o.b. Kettle Valley station. The only other tenderer  was the Republic Lumber company,  quoting a price of 814 at the mill in  Republic. Considering freight and  duty, tbe first-namad tender was  considered the lowest.  The contract to do the city teaming yvork was awarded to P. C.  Peterson at 87 per day for team and  driver aud 85 cents per hour for  less than a day and for street sprinkling, and 70 cents per hour for one  horse and driver. The contract was  let on condition that the city team is  sold. The other tenderers were the  Grand Forks Transfer compony and  Peter Hansen.  On motion of Aid. Harkness, a  resolution was adopted instructing  the clerk to advertise the electric  light power plant for sale in a  Vancouver paper.  On motion of Aid. Harkness, the  clerk   was   authorized  to purchase State Journal.  Canadian  Girls  in Training  The  Canadian Girls  in  Training  is the name of  a  new   organization  in this city.    The objects of the   society  are patriotic, religious, physi--  cal and intellectual.    The following  officers   have   been   elected:   President, Gwenneth Griffith;   vice presi  dents, Christina McCallum, Frances  Sloan   and  Julia Downey, they being   presidents  of  their   respective  Sunday-school    classes;    secretary,  Annie   Anderson;   treasurer,   Vera  Donaldson.    A committee  of  four  was placed in charge of each  of  tbe  departments:    Red   Cross    seeing,  Mrs.   Reid;   religious.   Mrs.   M. D.  McKee;    intellectual.   Miss   F.   H.  Fenton; physical,  Mrs.   J. H. Redmond.  Five Dead and Sixty-two in  Hospital After a Mght  of Horror  CUSTOMS RECEIPTS  R. R. Gilpin, customs officer at  this port, makes the following detailed report of the customs receipts  at the head office in this city and at  the various sub-customs offices, for  the  month of February,   1918:  Grand Forks    $1,193.69  Phoenix       483.51  Carson         70.09  Cascade        32.83  Total  81,780.12  Too Good to Be True  Peter Veregin's statement that  there is a probability of a trek of  Doukhobors back to Russia,[now the  Bolsheviki government is in power  there, sounds too good to be true.���������  Calgary Herald.  The American troops in the line  trenches in France this week received their baptism of Hun poisoned gas. As a result sixty-two of the  gas victims are now in hospital after  a night of borror,and five others were  killed when the Germans made a  gas attack on Tuesday evening.  The attack came suddenly after  an all-day rain. There was a huge  flare from the German trenches as  the minewerfers were discharged,  and then the shells burst, spreading  the dealth-dealing gas.  Three men were killed and nine  were overcome through their slowness in adjusting their gas masks,  and were carried helpless to hospitals, gasping for breath. Oxygen  was furnished immediately, and the  struggles of the men for breath were  most pitiable, exciting added bitterness against the Boches.  Some of the victims acted as if  they were drowning, and every  breath, was a horrible" groan, their  faces turning blue.  Tbe Boches delivered two attacks,  throwing seventy-five chlorine and  phosgeoe shells, high explosives and  minewerfers, firing them simultaneously. These explosives severed the  wiaes and delayed the American  barrage fully forty minutes, which,  when delivered, checked the at  tack. The German gas shells had  time fuses so as to explode over the  American lines. ���������-  The victims of the attack included  men from Washington, D. C., New  England, Indiana and the southern  states, including some of the artillerymen who were overcome by the  fumes.  tute. In whatever capacity he  served, his courtesy and business  capability were such as.to ensure  harmony and, success. Pie was  known as the best curler in the district, -end his name appears on the  principal curling cups in the. Boundary.  A brother of Mr. Frith reside5) at  Princeton, and the remains we're  shipped to that town for burial.  Will Abolish  -Tax Rebates  If one of the amendments to the  Municipal Act proposed by Inspector Baird passes the legislatuie.there  will be no more rebates on civic  taxes afterit goes into effect. But  substantially the same effect will be  achieved in another way. Instead of  striking a gross rate and allowing  certain rebates or discounts for payment within certain specified periods, the act as amended provide  that municipal councils shall strike  a net rate, which shall be due and  payable on or before July 30, after  which a penalty shall be imposed at  the rate of 5 per cent up till October  30, and an additional 10 per cent  up till the end of- the year, after  which taxes shall be in arrears and  shall bear interest at the rate of 8  per cont per annum until paid.  Food Aphorisms  The bacon you save may save  your bacon.  The garbage pail is as deadly as  the U-boat.  High prices are better than a Hun  peace.  Seniors Lose  Two Games  The Phoenix Senior.Hockey team  played the Grand Forks Seniors on  the local ice last Monday night,  when the home club was defeated  by a score of 15 to 3.  On Wednesday the Grand Forks  team played a return game in Phoe  nix. The result was not quite so  disastrous. The score was only G to  4 against the Grand Forks boys.  The Liberals  Elect Officers  The annual meeting of the Grand  Forks Liberal association was held  in the board of trade rooms on  Wednesday evening, President Henniger occupying the chair. There  was a fair attendance of membeas,  and besides taansacting routine  business, the association elpcted  officers for"the ensuing year. E. C.  Hennigerxwas re-elected president,  and Arthur Webster was chosen  vice-president, John Wright treasurer, ' and Charles Meggitt secretary.  .  ME1EOROLOGICAL  Report of Resident Engineer  on Development During  Past Year  Death Came  V ery Suddenly  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.    Mia.  Feb.   22���������Friday   20 -4  23���������Saturday   .... 31  24���������Sunday  32  25���������Monday  23  . 26���������Tuesday  35  27���������Wednesday .. 25  28-Thursday  42  Snowfall,  15  12  11  15  G  23  Inches  ..   1.7  More Good Advice  Eat less; breathe more.  Talk less; think more.  Ride less; walk more.  Clothe less; bathe more.  Worry less; work more.  Waste less; give more.  Preach less; practice more.-  K. C. B. Fiith, postmaster at  Greenwood and an old timer of the  Boundary country, died 'suddenly  in tbe Greenwood club shortly after  10 o'clock last Saturday night,  heart failure being assigned as tbe  cause of death.  Mr. Frith came from St. Johns,  N. B., and had been postmaster for  nineteen in Greenwood. During  his residence in that town he occu  pied many honorary positions, be-  ng at different times president of the  Greenwood club, president of the  Ohio'Greenwood Rink and Curling club,  ' and secretary of the Farmers' in&ti-  She Had Not the Heart  A country woman came along the  raihvay platform and sab ou a seat  beside a hospital nurse who was waiting for a train. With a sigh of relief  she disposed of her parcels and umbrella.  Then sho began to chat.  "Ah," she said, looking at tho  nurse's uniform admiringly, "I don't  know what we'd do without the likes  of you."  "Oh, you are too kind," protested  the nurse. "I'm sure you do things as  worthy every day."  "Not mo, miss.," said the old lady. '  Progress of mining development  in Similkameen mining division  during 1917, aa reported by P. B.  Freeland, resident mining enngeer:  Canada Copper Corporation, Ltd.  ���������This company, formerly known  as the British Columbia Copper  company, has been absorbed by tbe  Canada Copper Corporation, Limited, during the last few months.  This new' corporation intends to  spend the necessary amount to put  its group of mines on Copper mountain on an operating basis.  The work of blocking out the ore  bodies, also driving a tunnel at a  lower elevation, the building of a  sawmill and concentration plant are  already under way. A railway up to  the mine has also been surveyed.  A new bunkhouse has been built,  and every facility for carrying on  the work in a modern way has been  considered.  This company expended approximately $1,250,000 on development  up to JSJovetnberJ1, 1917. This  included diamond drilling, 11S.000  feet; tunnelling, 90 per cent of which  is 9x10 foot tunnels, 12,800 feet;  raising, 3000 feet; sinking, 936 feet;  sujface trenching, 32,000 feet.  In connection with the above  company, the old cement plant near  Princeton has been put into use for  experimental purposes and ascertaining the possibilities of noduliz-  ing concentrates from the company's  plant. Up to date these experiments  have been satisfactory, coal dust being used for fuel instead of oil.  Treasure Mountain.���������A considerable amount of interest has been  shown in the vicinity of Treasure  mountain, the high price of silver  and lead attracting several operators  to the locality. Some good leads of  silver-lead were uncovered in R.  Stevenson's claims while doing the  assessment.  Princeton Coal and Land Co.���������  This company has been operating  steadily during the year, at about  200 tons of coal per diem.  Tulamecn River.���������The high price  of platinum has stimulated a certain  amount of work in the placer claims  in the Tulameen river. No large  amount of metal has been taken out  up to the present time.  There has been some activity in  the coalfields in the Tulameen coal  basins during the year, aud it is  probable that these fields will bo  put on an operating basis in the  near future.  Osoyoos Coal Company.��������� Thin  com pany has opened up a good-sized  seam of coal six miles southeast of  Princeton.  The    following     sub-committee;-)  have been appointed by  the    Grand  "I can kill a duck or a fowl with the j Forks  conservation    committee   to  best���������that   I   admit.    But   when  it [ carry on the work of food  c onserva-  comes    to   human    bein's, my    heart \ tion in the valley:  H.   A.   GUspell,  fails  me.  Danny    Dean    has    returned  Phoenix from Vancouver.  to  chairman educational committee;  H. A. Brean, chairman yigilance  committee; James Rooke, chairman  greater production committee.  W^R^^^^^^^^^M^^^^w^m^^m^^^w^^memm THE   SUN,, GRAND   FORKS,   B.C.  Wbt drattft 3&tk& #wi;-;  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  G. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER   .  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Yeai*-'(in Canada and Great Britain)... SI.00  One Year (in the United-States)   Address all communications to  The Ghand Forks Sun, -"  Phone 101 R "Ghand Forks, B. C  office:   Columbia avenue and lake street.'  .FRIDAY, MARCH 1,1918  The soldiers' vote lms increased the Unionist majority in the federal house at Ottawa to  04. About 90 percent of. the men in khaki  voted for the Unionist government. There  are no slackers at the front.  Official information received during the past  few days  emphasizes the scarcity of supplies  of  cereals  and  meats  and   the necessity of  avoiding at all costs encroachment  upon  the  supplies  for .the armies.   In Great Britain, in  France, in Italy, the people are alive to  the  situation.   They know something of what the  next few months will mean.   Their spirit was  expressed  by Lord  Charles   Beresford   the  other day nwhen he said, "We are tightening  our belts and we are going to win."   A recent  cable from  London  stated that the present  meat ration in Great Britain is not more than  one-half of the  amount to which the people  have been accustomed.    Accompanied as this  is by the  restrictions on  the   consumption of  bread, it can not but entail physical loss and  privation. Canadians, too, must tighten  their  belts and  help the allies to win.   Use should  be made on this continent of every  available  substitute for wheat, beef and  pork.    Upon  our food  service depends   the  very  lives of  thousands of women and children in the allied  countries.  j every dollar they put into it, and will probably  i be called upon to pay up the uncalled balance  ' of capital subscribed by them.:  One of these  urifortunes complains of the  neglect  of the  j provincial government authorities to take cog-  inizance of the wholesale gambling in speculative railway stock which  the management  of  1.50 the company years ago foisted upon the stockholders, and demands that the estate of every  director, past and present, responsible- in any  way for the scandalous speculations  indulged  in should be made to pay to the fullest extent  possible.    He asks, as hundreds of other victims are asking, what the,attorney-general or  other.authority is going to do. Mr. Lucas may  as  well  face the issue'now as later on.    The  people want to know why the Dominion Permanent, after its unsound condition had been  demonstrated by its own returns, made under  .the  law  to  the  registrar of loan companies,  was   permitted   to  continue  to  do business.  They want  to  know whether the legislation  protecting investors in loan company stock is  a safeguard or a farce. * And   they  intend   to  have an answer to these questions.  fz  Do Not Neglect Your  ==^\  F YOU are suffering from eye-strain oi\  have trouble in reading or sewing, call  and have  your eyes examined.    We can  give you expert service in the Optical Line  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS, B. G.  V ������������������   The Sun rend is   read   by  everybody in the Kettle valley.  J  IN   THE   S0PREME   COURT OF BRITISH  COLUMBIA  IN   PROBATE  Italian soldiers iri the higlrAlps have done  must of their cooking over ration heaters that  their women at home made by rolling old  newspapers into tight rolls and boiling- them  in paraffin.  During the next four or five months food  conservation on this*continent and among their  own people must be almost the sole hope of  the allied nations in Europe and of friendly  neutrals. No effort that can be made by the  people of North America can add any considerable amount of food to the available supplies before next fall. Stocks are dangerously  depleted, particularly in the case of cereals  and meats. The problem is to "stretch" these  supplies over the interval until this year's  crops are harvested. While preparing for increased production, we must also do our utmost to help our allies over the next few  months, when starvation will be threatened  them dangerously.  The United States food administration does  dot confine its work to that country. For example, it is shipping fifteen hundred farm  tractors to France to help in the spring ploughing there: The need of such help is evident,  for in 1917 the' area sown to crops in the un-  invaded parts of France was only 30,742,157  acres, whereas in 1913 it was 40,657,293 acres.  Three .years ago English manufacturers  looked on the introduction of women into machine shops as:���������one of the horrors of war. This  year finds a million women workers in the  munition plants of that country, and the employers have so completely changed their attitude that they almost invariably hire women  in preference to unskilled men. Of the 15,000  workes in the largest English factory for making explosives, 11,000 are women.  IN THE .'MATTER'of the Estate of  Mary F. Morrison (late Mary F.  ������������������Kraus), lato of the City of Grand  Forks and also of Midway, both in  the Province of British Columbia,  deceased.  NOTICE is hereby given that all persons having any claims or demands  against the late Mary F. Morrison  (formerly Mary F. Kraus), who died  on or about the 12th day of Novem  ber, 1916, at Midway, in the Province of British Columbia, aro re-  qnired to send by Post prepaid, or  delivered to tho undersigned Solicitor  herein for Malcolm Morrison, Administrator of the Estate of the said Mary  F. Morrison, their names and addresses, and full particulars in writing  of their claims, and ' statements of  their Accounts, and the nature of the  security (if any) held by them.  And take Notice that after the  eighteenth day of March, 1918, the  said Administrator will proceed to  distribute the Assets of the said deceased among the parties entitled  thereto, having regard only to 'the  claims of which he shall then have  had notice, and that the said Admin  istrator shall not be liable for the said  Assets, or any part thereof, to any  person of whose claim he-shall "not  then have had notice.  Dated   at   Grand   Forks,   R.C,  February '18th, 1917.      -  ,JAMES H. fiYLEY,  Solicitor for the said Administrator.  1 & 2 Davis Block, Bridge Street,  Grand Forks, B. C.  Pays for The  ta <5Sa,5P' *q*g?   Sun   for   an  entire year; It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary cou itry  V. I. PRIVATE DETECTIVE AGENCY  209 Metropolitan Bids!., Vancouver  Day Phone: Seymour 4462  INit!tit Phone:  Fairmont 3016  Head Office:  312 Ilibbcri-Bonc Bids!.,  VICTORIA, B. G.     Phone 3412  Joseph was the first food controller; Jonah  was the first submarine navigator, and the  wooden horse of Troy was the first "tank."  When we become better acquainted with the  Bible and the ancient classics, we may, perhaps, discover the origin of* poisoned gas and  the aeroplane.  One of the mysteries of the war is the complete disappearance���������from the newspapers, at  least���������of the great Russian army under the  Grand Duke Nicholas, which swept southward into Asia Minor in 1915 and 1916. It  won notable victories, took Trebizond,Erzerum  and other cities by storm, and at Erzerum  alone captured forty "thousand Turks and a  thousand guns. It numbered at least three  hundred thousand, soldiers, but for nearly a  year the world has heard no more of it than  as it the earth had swallowed it.  Premier Brewster, who   was  stricken with  leumonia at Calgary while on his way homi  from the Ottawa conference, and   whose con  One of the beneficial results of the war for  which  Canadians  should   be thankful, is the  almost total extinction of the  municipal pub  licity fakirs.  SEWING MACHINES  YOU CAN BUY A NEW SINGER  x    BY PAYING $3.00 PER MONTH  Old machines, any make, taken "in  exchange. Repair work done at reasonable prices. Drop me a card and I  will call on my next trip, about the  10th of each month.  H. WEBERj    Box 948   NELSON, B.C.  Grand Forks Address: Hotel Province  THE  The report of the Uuit'ed States Indian bureau for the past year brings out' several interesting things: that  Indians   bought  about  .     L ,.. . , ., ,. , .$5,000,000 worth of Liberty   bonds;  that the  pneumonia at Calgarv while on his way home '��������� i u- ,"  T   r      ��������� ���������  i  1 o   . j ������i acreage under cultivation by Indians increased  more  than 25 per cents; that a thousand stu-  dition has been critical for a  couple  of days, n    ,        i ,- fc   ,  L   ,       , . * ,   ���������' ' dents and former students of the  government  is reported to   be  improving.    Everybody  in'-r   r i     i   1 *    ,1        i -i  . .   -       .        . L.       o J      ">    u : Indian schools have gone  to the colors;   and  tins province, irrespective of party   ties,   will <. i   . (1     ,.,    ,   ,      '~ .    . -  . .    ,. l1 l     J ' that 'healthy babv contests  wish   Inm   a  speedy  recovery  to his formei  good health.  There  is no  evidence  that  the  Dominion  arc  common  the fairs held on the various reservations.  in  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three time*-   more   reading matter  than  any  LONDONDIRECTORY  (Published Annually)  .Enables traders   throughout   the   world   to  communicate direct with linglish  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  In euch class of goods. Besides being a complete commercial guide to London and its  suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Goods they ship, and 'lie Oolouial  and Foreign Markets rhoy supply:  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the l'orts to which they sail.  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRAD I*: NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centres of the United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition "'ill he forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Postal  Order for $5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can iidv< rri-c  their trade cards for $5, orlnrgor advertisements from $15.  THE L0.TO DIRECTORY CO., LTD  5, A holm roll Lam", London, E.G.  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate,\ because we employ  competent workmen who have  mastered their  trade, and we do  have   to   charge  ��������� - ��������������������������� -- ������������������ ��������� ��������� - o.  for the "service"  of hunting up  samples^in specimen-books.  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'print  inir of every de-x  scription.  Let us  quote  our prices.  Permanent disaster has touched the conscience other  Boundary  paper.    This  fact accounts  of the attorney-general of Ontario, says the  Toronto Globe. As in the case of tlie Farmers' bank, the government evidently intends to  take no action until forced to do so by the  pressure of public opinion. The liquidator has  made a preliminary statement, which indicates  for the rapid increase in our circulation.  Besides being read by all the intelligent people of Grand Forks, The Sun goes to every  ranch home in the Kettle and North Fork  valleys.    No other  Boundary paper can  give  that the shareholders of the company will lose'advertisers this guarantee  DAVIS BLOCK, BRIDGE AND SECOND STREETS  Try us for first quality Fresh and Cured  Meats, Lard, Compound, etc. Fish ana  Game in Season.  Support Youi Home Industry  PHONE 58  J. J. SMITH, Proprietor  wmmmmmmmmmofemtm U" *a>CfciW;at igyf* ?J ~; * *  rt^cr  l^|f^!fP|^'  Sft  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  Id  The Telephone Brings  Home Near  A.I  "When I must be out of town," said a  seasoned traveller, "there is nothing so  helpful in keeping me at high working  pitch as the feeling that home is no further distant the nearest telephone. I do  like to get the daily 'all's well' from home.  Aud woighed against the comfort and  help it gives me, the small sum of the toll  charged doesn't count at all."  The telephone highway is  always  the.^  shortest way home.     ,.-  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD.  evidence was one Steve Collins.  "Mr. Collins," said the examining  lawyer, '-you know the defendant in  this case, do you not?" ..  "Oh, yes," answered Mr. Collins.  "What is his reputation ��������� for veracity?',' oontinued the lawyer. "Is he  regarded as a man who never tells the  truth?"  "Wal, I can't say tb/" ;'iie never  tells the truth," replied sSteve, "but  I do know that, if he wanted his hogs  to come to dinner, he'd have to git  somebody else to call 'em."  "In God's name, what are   eggs and  tea  Compared with final victory?"  THICK, FLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  Girls! Try it! Hair gets soft, fluffy and  beautiful-���������Get a small  bottle  of Danderine.  News of the City  -    John Tail/of the C.P.R. telegraph,  waB in the city this week 'on a tour  -of inspection.  The groundhog proved to be q'nite  an accurate weather pr.ophet this  year. And here comes the first of  March like a lamb.  Short Stories  "Here, my poor man," said the  kind, old lady, "here is a shilling for  you. Now, don't go and spend it on  vile drink." "Thank you, ma'am,"  answered the tramp, heartily. "I'll  not. I suppose, ma'am, you was a  referring to the wretched stuff they  'as at the Dun Cow, ma'am? Ah,  but I'll go to the Black Bull. They  keep the right sort there."  her. "You surely knew you were  doing wrong! Din't your conscience  tell you that?" she said. "Will my  conscience tell me,when I'm being  naughty, then, auntie?" "Yes,  dear." Phyllis thought a moment,  then remarked: "Well, I 'don't  mind it telling me, as long as it  doesn't tell you."  If you care for heavy hair, that glistens with beauty and is radiant- with  life; has an incomparable softness and  is fluffy and lustrous, try Danderine.  Just one application' doubles tlie  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 life,  and if not overcome it produces a fever-  ishness and itching of the scalp; the  hair ������oots famish, loosen and die; then  the hair falls out fast. Surely get a.  small bottle of Knowlton's Danderine  from any drug store and just try it.  A preacher, who was in tbe habit  of taking his wife with him   on   his  preaching apointments, said on   arrival at the chapel   in   the   country  towd:    "My  dear,  you go in there;  you   will   be  all  right.    Ir must go  round to the vestry."   Iu the   vestibule the wife was met   by  a   kind  hearted steward, who conducted her  to a seat.  At the close of the service  the same kind-hearted steward gave  her a hearty shake of the hand, adding how pleased he would be  to see  her  at   the  service   each   Sunday.  Then, whispering,   he  said:    "But,  let me tell you, we don't get a duffer  like this   in the pulpit   every   Sun-"  day."  A Li a tup asked for something to  tat at a farmhouse. v'"Are you a  goo"d Christian?" asked the farmer.  ���������'Can'tyou see?" answered the man.  "Look at the holes worn in the  knees of my pants. What do they  prove?" He was promptly given a  good dinner, which'he ate and then  turned to go. "Well, well!" exclaimed the farmer; "what made  those holes in the back of your  pants?" "Backsliding," replied the  tramp, as he hurried away.  Cause for Suspicion  When the train, with a tromenclous  crash, came to a full stop between  srations, a worried-looking man  stopped a brakeman who was rushing  dewn the track and demanded to  know the worst.  "What is it? An accident?"   .  "Some one pulled the communication cord," was the reply. "The'engineer pnt on the brakes too quickly,  and one of the cars left the raTls. It  will take us four hours to clear the  line."  "Four hours!" exclaimed the passenger. "But I'm to be married today!"      '���������"  The brakeman turned on him with  instant suspicion. "Look here," ho,  demanded, "you aren't the man who  pulled that cord, are you?"  A Nature Study  ''What  is   that   noise?" asked   little  James,  Out walking in the park; '  "That noise you hear," his father said,  "Is but/the dogwood's bark.  "And tell me why the dogwoods bark,"  He urged, "with such to do!"  "I think," his father said, "they hear  The pussy-willows mew."  The Knowing Hogs  The New Y"ork Times says., that a  certain Lije Williams had been haled  into court to answer to a complaint  that rose out of a broken bargain.  Among  the   witnesses   called to give  mmm  ���������i'���������-v.*.' -;'���������'''.'.-n'vV'Ti:*--*-���������  J X'-'^^'T-"'-.^  A young Cambridge man who has  not long been married usually   con  tides his troubles to a  friend  whose  ini.triujonial    experience   covers   a;  period of twenty yeais.  One day the,  former  remarked despondently, "I  .���������aiJ   something   to   my   wife   she*  didn't like and she hasn't spoken to I  me for two days." The eyes  of  the  old married man brightened.   "Say,  old  man,"   he  exclaimed   eagerly,  "can you   remember  what   it   was  Fui.nifcure Mlldo  to 0t,|Cr.  ycu said?" j Also Repairing of all .Kinds.    j Upholstering Neatly Done.  Phyllis   had    been   caught   red-  R.C.McCU TCH. EON  handed and her aunt was   lecturing %   Winnipeg AVEKU1?  "The Canadians in France,"  A Great War Map  Canadian homes will no longer have  diflicnlty   in  following  the-Canadian  troops in France. There has just been  issued   a   map   of the European war  area that clearlj*- shows every point of  interest  that  has been mentioned in  dispaches since the   Canadian   forces  first landed in France..   It   has   been  made especially for the great Canadian   weekly, the   Family   Herald and  Weekly   Star   of Montreal, and is a  credit indeed to   Caudian   enterprise.  It   is a   marvel of  detail and yet not  crowded.    It   is   in 'four colors  and  about 2|-x3;}*feet and  folded   into   a  very neat cover, about   5x10   inches.  The map is surrounded by a border of  the   regimental    badges  and   coat of  arms  of  nearly   every battalion that  left Canada, from   Halifax   to   Vancouver.    Every important  point  can  be recognized at once.    That  portion  of the map covering   France  is   in  a  soft color with   names   of   towns  and  battle scenes in   black,   easily   recognizable.    The map is endoijod by returned military experts as most   complete aud accurate in detail. The map  could not be produced, except in such  large quantities as The Family Herald  will    use, at  less   than  two dollars a  copy, yet it can   be   h;:d   absolutely  free with The Family Herald.  The publishers of The Family Herald and Weekly Star for several  months back have been fighting hard  against the necessity of increasing  their subscription rates, but eventu  ally had to come to it like most other  papers. The increase, however, is a  mere trifle���������twenty five cents a year,  making their new rate $1.25���������and  with the year's subscription they will  include a copy of this great war map  free of charge. This is certainly a generous offer, and one that Canadians  will appreciate. Many expected a  much larger increase in tho subscription price of The Family Herald, and  are surprised at the small extra  amount charged.  Tho enormous circulation of The  Family Herald and Weekly Star  should be still greater when tin's offer  becomes known.  SOUR, ACID STOMACHS,  GASES OR INDIGESTION  "Papc's Diapepsin" neutralizes excessive acid  in stomach, relieving  dyspepsia, heartburn and  distress at once.  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Timo it! In five minutes all stomach distress, due to acidity, will go.  No indigestion, heartburn, sourness or  belching of gas or eructations of undigested food, no dizziness, bloating, foul  breath or headache.  Tape's Diapepsin is noted for its  speed in regulating upset stomachs.  It is the 'surest, quickest stomach sweetener in the whole world, and besides it  is harmless. Put an end to stomach  distress at once by getting a large fifty-  cent case of Pape's Diapepsin from any  drug store. You realize in five minutes  how needless it ia to suffer from indigestion, dyspepsia or any stomach disorder caused by fermentation du" -"o  excessive acid*, in stoni'teh.  /  Isn't the news of your  store something like the  nsws of the whole city?  There is news every week  in Grand Forks ��������� some  weeks 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.  RESOL VE���������To use news  paper space regularly, and  be sure it is in The Grand  Forks Sun.  4*  gmmmmumn BMB.U JiiiiiJJiJJiaiii-ijaigLaiHMiLiii^iiii jgg������m THE   SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,   B.C.  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buj) 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 by1  Complete Home Furnishers  Greenwood last Friday night, the  score being 2 2. There was considerable rough work in the game.  In the ladies' hockey match at  Greenwood last Friday night between  Greenwood and Phoenix, the former  team won by a score of 4 0.  News of the City  John Dergantz and Mr. Schliebe  left on Monday for Anyox, where  they will work for the Granby company. J. R. Logan left for the same  place last iveek on the same mission.  The department of agriculture,  Victoria, has advised.C. C. Heaven,  secretary of the Farmers' institute,  that an apple packing school will be  held in this city some time during  the current month. The arrangements of the school and the fees of  pupilB will be .the same as in former  years.  Wes Fee and several American  families expect to leave next week  for Sexsmith, Alta., where they intend to engage in wheat farming.  The Phoenix-juniors did not put  in an appearance at the hockey  match scheduled with the Greenwood juniors at Greenwood last Friday night, and the championship  cup was handed over to the Greenwood boys, who all through the  series proved themselves superior to  the Phoenix team.  H. D. Griswold, manager of tbe  Inland mine at Paulson, has moved  to this city with his family, and  they will make their residence here  for a'few months at least.  \V. H. Beach, of Christina   Lake,  was a visitor in the city on Tuesday.  Mr. and Mrs. James Newby and  daughter left on Monday for their  home in Viking, Alta.  The Cascade Whist club,  through  Mrs.   J.   A.   Bertois,   has   donated!  $33.45   to   the   local Red Cross society.    Mrs. Blanche Neil   has also  forwarded  $50,  collected from   the j  women of .Cascade, and  Billings,  to;  the society in this city.  A letter received in the oity this  week from J. E. Thompson, M.P.P ,  stated that it would not be necessary  to send a delegation to Victoria to  urge an appropriation for irrigation  purposes for this valley, and tbe  delegates elected at the mass meeting last week have therefore decided not to make the trip.  Mrs. S. G. Kirk and family   have  moved   to   Vanaouver,   where  Mr. \  Ivirk   has   been  located for several ���������  months. I  --  The Greenwood and Phoenix intermediates   played   a  tie game in  The Granby people are losing no  time in opening up their properties  near Cassidy's Siding. Already  bunkhouses are being erected near  the properties, and it may be that a  townsite will be surveyed iD the near  future. In the course of c few weeks  active work on the properties where  drilling has taken place will be  commenced, and shipping should  take place during the summer.���������  Ladysmith Chronicle.  Special Showing of  d Our stock is now about complete in   this  department, and we   take great pride in  being in a position to show many1 lines of  goods at old prices.  9 ^/Vlany thanks for judicious  buying on  the best markets before the raise in raw  material, many lines being bought in the   .  spring of 1917.  $1 Supply and demand regulate prices in all  lines of goods, and the merchant who  bought early in 1917 for spring delivery,  1918, has shown great forethought, as  many merchants put off buying, to their  sorrow.  d In our Hosiery Department the Cotton and  Wool Lines are  being sold at jobbers'  prices TODAY.  Fair Dealing, Courteous Treatment  and Thirty Inches to the Yard  d Vlo  "CASCARETS" WORK  WHILE YOU SLEEP  For   Sick   Headache'   Sour   Stomach,  Sluggish  Liver and Bowels���������  Take Cascarets tonight.  Furred Tongue, Bad Taste,- Indigestion, Sallow Skin and Miserable Headaches come from a torpid liver and  clogged howels, which cause your stomach to become filled with undigested  food, which sours and ferments like garbage in a swill barrel. ��������� That's the first  step to untold misery���������indigestion, foul  gases, bad breath, yellow skin, mental  fears, everything that is horrible and  nauseating. A Oascaret to-night will  give your constipated bowels a thorough  cleansing and straighten you out by  mprning. They work while you sleep���������  a 10-cent box from your druggist will  keep you feeling good for months.  Lance Corp. H. A. Sheads and  Pte. L. W. Barker, of Vancouver,  were in the city last Saturday.  For the week ending last Saturday  the following 'women contributed  socks to the 'local" chapters of the  Doughters of the Empire: Two  pairs each, Mrs. Spink and Mrs.  Leamy;-one pair each, Mrs. Kerby,  Mrs. Birnie, Mrs. Cochrane, Mrs  Bishop, Mrs. Taylor, Mrs. Mcln-  tyre, Mrs. At wood, Mrs. Munro,  Mrs. Jessie Petrie, Mrs. G. Gilpin,  Mrs. R. Petrie, Mrs. Barlee, Mrs.  McNevin, Mrs. McKee, Mrs. Clarke  and a friend. A donation of 810 is  also acknowledged from Donald McCallum.  Mrs. Ida Corvell returned: on  Wednesday from Council Bluffs,la.,  where she has been spending the  winter months with her son.  f������|n|4i|-������>i������Me������*������'Ht-t������������9������0'M}*-ft������l������������--4������|-i������������e-^,4''4-44l'll  ! Hurrah!   How's This j  I   Cincinnati authority says corns   ���������  I dry up and lift out I  \ with   fingers. \  Hospital records show that every  time you cut a corn you iuvite lockjaw or blood poison, which, is ���������neediest*,  says a Cincinnati authority, -who tells  you that a quarter ounce of a drug  called freezone can be obtained at little cost from the drug storo but is  sufficient to rid ��������� one's feet of every  hard or soft corn or callus.  You simply apply a few drops of  freezone on a tender, aching corn and  soreness is instantly relieved. Shortly the entire corn can be lifted out,  root and all, without pain.  This drug is sticky but dries at once  and Is claimed to just shrivel up any  corn without inflaming or even irritating the surrounding tissue or skin.  If your wife wears high heels shel  ���������will be glad to know of this,  GSTY TEAM  Nine aucl Ten years  old, weighing about  2000 pounds!"  Apply .  City Office,  or  A. Schnitter,  Chairman Board of Works.  BOOT    REPAIRING  TA'KK   your   repnir-s  to   Ariiison, sboo   re-  I    jmlrer.     The   Hub,    Look   for  the   "Oipr  Hoot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHKHT CASH PKICKS paid for old Stoves  unci   Uunges.    E. U.  Pnclclian:  urn.   Secoiul-  hiunl Slure.  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  FORSALE  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Store  TkliF.i'honks:  office, itfiB First Strppf  Hansen's Kksidkvck. IMS l"������l l,llccl  r  For Jewellery, Watcfies &&& Clock  Go to  'Quality Jewellers"  ^.  Specialty:   Fine Watc^ Repairs.  John McKie, of the Boundary  Iron works, made a business trip to  Gseenwood this week.  F. M. White, city electrician of  Grand Forks about seventeen years  ago, died in Spokane secently.  Mrs. J. H. Twells, of Trail, a  former postmistress, is in charge of  the Greeuwood postoffice.  Mrs. A. R. McLeod and daughter  have returned from Prince Edward  Island. Mrs. McLeod was summoned east owing to the fatal illness of her father.  Yale  Barber  Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty  GIVE '' SYRUP OF FIGS''  TO CONSTIPATED CHILD  Delicious "Fruit Laxative" can't harm  tender little Stomach, Livec  and Bo'wels.  .- Look at the tongue, .mother! If  coated, your little one's stomach, liver  and bowels need cleansing at once.  When peevish, cross, listless, doesn't  sleep, eat or act naturally, or is feverish, stomach, sour, breath bad; has sore  throat, diarrhoea, full of cold, give a  toaspoonful of "California Syrup of  Figs," nnd in a few hours all the foul,  constipated waste, undigested food and  sour bilo gently moves out of its little  bowels without griping, and you have a  well, playful child, again. Ask your  druggist for a bottle of "California  Syrup of Figs," which contains full  directions for babies, children of all ages  and for grown-ups.  P. A.  Z,   PARE,   Proprietor  Yalb Hotel, First Street  AT YOUR  SERVICE  -Modern Ei^'s  and Good  Horses at All  Hours  at  tlie  .  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  IMPERIALS PARLORS  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  the columns"of The Sun.  BRIDGE STREET  WE SELL  res  oDaccos  All Leading Brands of Cigars  ���������    Soft Drinks  eagfier, Prop.  a leworxjur Exclusive Specialties  THE GOAL EVERBEARING APPLE���������The only everbearing  apple in existence. A delicious all-the season fruit. Fine  trees, each '....SI.00  THE VANDERPOOL RED APPLE���������The great export apple aud  keeper.     Each   50c  THE-ORENCO APPLE���������The best dessert apple.   Eo?ch.............. 50c  THE YAKIMENE PEACH-APRICOT���������A remarkable combination of the apricot and peach.  Hard v.  Each 81.00  THE VROOMAN: FRANQUETTE WALNUT��������� Produces food of  great nutritious value on a highlv ornamental tree. Each ������1.00  THE SOUVENIR EVERBEARING RASPBERRY���������The  greatest everbearer.    Hundred........ ...$14.00  Special Sample Offer  We will send PREPAID to your nearest station next Spring one  of each of these splendid trees and a dozen of Souvenir Raspberries on  receipt of a S5.00 bill, or CO D S5.50. Orders should be placed NOW  for these or any other of our well known stock. We do not .ship into the  interior in-the Fall. '  We issue a SEVENTY PAGE CATALOG of Fruit and Ornamental  Trees, etc., also an ARTISTIC ROSE CATALOG. These will be sent  on request, together with a pretty colored calendar for this month. ..  We have a vacancy for a full-time salesman, also for one   or  two  men  with spare time.  N.B.���������It is MOST IMPORTANT that ORDERS be sent in AT  ONCE.    The stock must reserved NOW.        '     - .  ^British ColumbiaNurseries Co.,Ltd  1493 Seventh Ave. W., Vancouver, B. C.  Nurseries at Sard is.  JUST ISSUED���������Most Complete* New War Map of Fight-  *^ ing Area in Europe���������a nmrv I "f detail; nf s-.rrial interest to Canadians; every point of interest ensilv lurah-ti;  size 2.l,x3;j- feet, in four colors. Map is embellished with  Badges Representing all Canadian Battalions. Each map  in cover of very neat design The very map our Canadian  soldiers will endorse, and the map that makes the war understood. Progress of armies easily followed. Con id not be  produced under two dollars a copy.     It is  Free With the Grand Forks Sun and The  Family Herald   and  Weekly Star of Montreal  Canada's Greatest and Re-t Weekly���������new subscription  price SI.25 a year���������every home in Canada should have it.  Don't be without a War Map���������without it, the war is a  mystery.  The Grand Forks Sun  The Family Herald and Weekly Star  and the War Map

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