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 :-^,  n-i  Legislative Library  Kettle Valley Orchardist  ax:  SIXTEENTH YEAR���������No   20  GRAND FORKS, B   C, FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 1917  $1.00 PER YEAR  NEW 'WAR LOAN  OF THE DOMINI  People  With Savings Can  Help Materially in Win-  nine: the War  ?������  The   Dominion   of   Canada   war  loan,,- launched   last  Monday,  and  which is being  offered   for  popular  subscription until  March   23.   will  undoubtedly meet with as  splend d  a   reception   as  the  former  loans.  This   is  an opportunity   for those  who   have   saved   and   husbanded  their resources to do a very   impor  tant part in winning the war.    Canada has been blessed with the   ma  terial conditions for storing  up  national wealth.  There has been nothing to interrupt the harvests of  the  land, there has been unusual industrial activity, there   has been an ex  cess of exports over imports   marking the increased  productive power  of the people, which is the basis for  an increas" in national wealth, and  there has been economy in  private)  civic   and national  life.    All these  factors have surely made it  possible  for the money to be forthcoming   to  raise the huge loan of  one'hundred  and fifty million dollars which Finance Minister White has called   for.  The life insurance companies, the  trust companies, and the banks have  applied for large portions of the new  war loan.    But there is  a -limit   to  what the fiduciary and financial corporations can invest, no mBtter how  large their   surplus  funds.    This is  especially true of  the banks, which  must keep a large amount of   ready  cash on hand to   meet emergencies.  But there is no reason   that individ  uals should not. take part in notional  effort to the extent of their savings.  The war-Joan certificates  will be accepted as collateral by banks at any  time as equal to gold, and unlike an  investment, say in a mortgage,   can  thus be used to obtain ready money  in an emergency.  But apart from any consideration  of convenience, those who have profited by war work, the supplying of  munitions or war materials, the high  price of foodstuffs, or by the higher  wage-earning power of the times,  have a national duty to perform in  assisting in financing the war, or  Canada's part in that effort. As the  Rt. Hon. A. J. Balfour has declared,  unless those wbo stay at home are  prepared to assist in the finances of  the country, it is in vain that our  soldiers sacrifices themselves in the  trenches; it is in vain that the Meet  of the mother country blockades the  enemy and protects the empire's  commerce; it is in vain that men  toil at a thousand and one tasks to  keep the fighting strength of the  empire up to the efficiency test.  time he appeared he was informed  by a majestic English Hanky in gold  lace that there was "rahly no chynge  in his excellency's condition���������quite  nothing to report," After about six  wear^ rounds between his office ������uid  the embassy, the reporter became  suspicious of the monotony of the  butler's reply, and said he'd just sit  down and wait untii there was some  change,  "But, rahly, sir," remonstrated  the .flunky, "there'll be nothing  further to report. His excellency  died two hours ago."  GRANBY EMPLOYEES  ttlVE GENEROUSLY  The results of the Granby mine  patriotic subscriptions at Phoenix  for the past year have been announced. The total amounted to  323,776.67, the chief subscriptions  being as follows:  C. M. Campbell, S500; J. J. Strut  zel, 3120;.J. A.. McLaughlin, S120;  C D. Martin, S120;.D. G. Stafford,  S120; George, $120; George Hewson,  8120: P. B. Freeland, SI20; F. E  Nelson, S10S; H. F. Tilton, S60; J.  G. Wrean, S60; A. Hillier, S72;  Fred Frederick, $60; Frank McDon  aid, $60; Harry Goodwin,S60; Albin  Johnson, 871.25; W. D. Williams,  671.25; N. Davidson,' $71.25; R.  Christie, S71.25; D. A. McKinnon,  871.25; R. McDonald, 71.25; 380  other, employees average S5-1-.89  each, S21',244.17; total,   $23,776 t>S.  The total does not include' any of  the town subscriptions, which  amounted to a considerable sum.  .  The -Woman's Patriotic society  also raised 82516. This sum meant  that S50 per week had. to be found  by various means, and considering  the limited number of /women in a  mining town, it will be seen that  the members of the society,.were  kept pretty busy.  The" citizens of Phoenix expect  this year to raise over $30,000 tor  patriotic purposes.  Local Ladies' Hookey. Team  Acquire That Title by Defeating Rossland  served, games enjoyed  and   a  pleasant evening was spent.  very  Was Merely Dead  Died While Eating Breakfast  While eating his breakfast last  Monday morning .at the Province  hotel, Gus Torlen, aged* about 72  years, who has been employed in  Geo. E. Massie's;tailor shop during  the past six years, died suddenly  of heart failure.- The "funeral was  held on Tuesday afternoon, the remains being interred in Evergreen  cemetery.  Deceased was a native of Sweden,  and possessed a varied and interesting history. His parents immigrating to Minnesota, when he was of  tender years, the entire family, with  the exception of himself and a sis-  tor, was massacred' in one of the  Sioux raids. The two survivors  saved their lives by hiding in a  clump of bushes. It is not known  here if this sister survives him, and  if she does, where she lives. In later  years, while in San Francisco, he  was shanghaied and made an involuntary trip to the Orient before  the mast.  By winning from Rossland 'by  a score of 2 goals to 1 last Monday  night the Grand Forks ladies'  hockey team became champions of  the Kootenay, having previously  wrested that honor from the Boundary league. The Rossland Daily  Miner gives the following account of the game:  The Grand Forks ladies' hockey  team proved themselves the be3t  players in British Columbia when  they defeated the Rossland septet  last night with a two to one score.  The game was one of the fastest  ldaies' games ever played on Rossland ice, both teams being very  evenly matched. Grand Forks, however, played better combination than  our team, which made them victorious.  Things went pretty lively the first  period, neither side being able to  pass the other's defense. Good com-  bination.plays were broke up.neither  side cou'd score* at close quarters.  After fourteen minutes' play, Mrs  Newitt shot from centre ice, scoring  Rossland?s first and only goal. Just  before the end of the Period, Gwen  nie Mcllwaine made a nice rush and  scored for Grand Forks. The period  ended with the score a tie.  The second period was whenGrand  Forks did their good work, scoring  another goal. From the face oft* the  rubber went to the Rossland end,  and iffter three minutes' play Emma Needham scored* another for  Grand Forks. Grand Forks now  being in the lead, played a defense  and made it impossible for Rossland  to score any more. The game end  ed with Grand Forks in the lead,  the score being 2 1..  The tfams lined upas follows:  Rossland.      Pois'ion.   Grind Forks  E. Blackman....Goal .G. Spinks  E. Stevens..... Poiul..O.Frankovitch  Mrs. A Newitt..C.Puiut......M. Mann  G. Loughee'd...Rover.... I. Haverty  A. Hender Centre...E Needham  Mrs. W.Jewell.R. Wing.G.Mcllwaine  A. Burnett...L.Wing.A.Frankovitch  Aftei tbegrame the Grand Forks  team was entertained by the Rossland ladies at a dance in the Oddfellows hall. After th^ dauce refreshments were served and the  guests voted the Rossland ladies'  hockey team royal enteitainers.  Constable Stewart, of Nelson,,arrived in the city on Tuesnay and arrested J. Jones', charged with  passing forged cheques in Nelson,  on a warrant issued by the police  magistrate of Nelson. Magistrate  Cochrane returned the prisoner to  Nelson on the* same warrant.  In this city Jones cashed a $20  bogus cheque at the : Yale hotel.  Jones claimed Duluth, Minn., as  his home town. Wbils here he went  by the name of C. Coleman.  Saturday last Angus McDougall  received a telegram from the militia  department, stating thet his brother  James" had been mounded in the  'head and left arm and that he had  been admitted to an hospital.  From letters received in this city  from England, it is learned that  Bert Ileid has joined the flying  corps and that '"Tack" Cook is in  the hospital suffering from rheuma  tism.  "Mickey" McKay, who has played  hockey with the Vancouver team  this winter, returned to the city on  Sunday.  Shortly after 1 o'clock yesterday  fire broke out in Jas Hardy's house,  on Winnipeg avenue, and before it  was extinguished the building was,  badly damageoValtbnugh the brigade  made an unusually quick run. The  extent of the loss caused by the  blaze is not yet known. The house  .was occupied by Mr Mackenzie, of  the smelier force.  TOAST TO A  CANADIAN AERO  Council Decides to Aid in  Patriotism and Produc-  tio'n Campaign  No town will grow whose people  When the late Russian  ambassa-'ere untrue to it.    Whoever destroys  dor,   Count   Bencckendorff,- lay on jit is   an   enemy to  progress  and  a  his   deathbed,   the   London   newspapers were keenly interested in his  condition.  One reporter, somewhat- more  persistent than his rivals, made almost hourly trips' to  the embassy to  NEWS WW cm  Last Friday evening   the   public  school cadets held a special meeting  in   the   basement   of   the   Central  school building in honor of Sergt. A.  Symes, who recently returned home  from England.   Before  enlisting for  traitor to the  community.    If they overseas   service, Sergt. Hymes   was  deny it, do not invest  their  money  a member of the cadet corps.    Ad-  in it, nor patronize its   business   es-  dresses   were   made   by   Principal j  tablishments, they are surely killing Glaspell, of the public school, A. M.  In a ��������� letter to* the Nelson Daily  News, Reginald H.Brown, author  of the appended poetical tribute to a  Canadian hero, says:  "The incident of which the enclosed is a slight appreciation took  place oh the Somme November 11,  19)5.' when Sergt.-Major E. Hol-  brook,unassisted and single handed,  captured an enemy machine gun,  also taking prisoners six of the crew.  For this conspicuous gallantry Sergt.  Major Holbrook was awarded the  distinguished conduct medal by  military authorities. Sergt. Hoi  brook enlisted in Grand Forks."  Here's a "ho"���������wherever you are,  Wherever you go���������here's a "ho.'  You have proved that the stuff you  are made of  Is sterling,line wrought and strong  There is nothing that vou arc afraid  of,  Except it be dirty or wrong.  You are straight as a winged arrow,  A true  friend   to  all   those you  know;  You   are   "white"    through     and  through to the marrow,  No taint of the "yellow" yon show  The regular meeting of the city  council last Monday night established a'record for briefness. Mayor  Acres and all the aldermen with the  exception of Aid. McCallum were  present.  A letter from the Y. M. C.A.,  asking for a grant, was ordered filed.  A letter from Mr. Page.of Cascade,  asked for the refund of 810 which  he had paid for a burial lot in Ever-  Greeu cemetery. The lot not had  not been used and had reverted to  the city.    The request was granted.  The past month's accumulation  of bills were ordered to be paid.  The chairman of the board of  works.reported that the bourd would  be ready to commence work on the  Yale bridge in a week or two. He  recommended that' a draft of an  agreement between the city and Allen & Norris for the^supply of lumber required by the city during the  year at $14.50 per thousand ba  drawn up. and that ihd city clerk'  be authorized to Bign it. The recommendation was adopted.  The chairman of the health and  relief reported that his committee  had had a conference with Dr. Kingston in reference to charges of city  patients in accordance with the recommendation of the city auditor. The matter, he said, was at  present held in abeyance until word  regarding the law an this subject is  received from the coast.  On motion of Aid. Harkness and  Sheads, the council adopted a resolution* donating the use of vacant  city lots for garden purposes free of  charge to anyone who wishes to take  advantage of this offer.  Aid. Schnitler gave notice that at  the next regular meeting  he  would  ask leave to introduce a  bylaw providing for the sale of   electric power .  for heating and cooking purposes.  IS ROAD WORK UNv  NECESSARY EXPENSE?  Is all the expensive road building  of the present clay going to become  unnecessary? Some who pride themselves on having the far seeing eye  aver that it is. Aeroplanes will be  so developed after the war that the  motor car will be as far behind the  times as the one-horse shay is today  behind the little Ford. Aeroplanes  will deliver paroels, the mail, even  pass^ngisrs,   and   travel as  safely as"   , the motor car.    The aeroplane rural  For the "Star*" and  the   ".Stripes"       -,  , ,.        ���������   ,   , .    ,   ,  ' man de ivory is to be  organized   by  sing your praises, ; J ������ :  You are   beloved   by each one of; France.    Thus the .world  advances,  your men;  May you kfhg cheat the roots, of the  ���������New Westminster British Columbian.  recast  dol-  it.    The prosperity   of  a  town depends chiefly  upon   the  confidence  receive   bedside   bulletins.     Each ' the people have in it.  Crawford,   assistant  principal,   and  daisies  Ernie Holbrook. "ur new D.C.M.,  As down the lnn������ trail ynu travel,  May   you    find  many   true   pals  about,  And   as   life's woven skein .you unravel I  ������������������  May you find ail   the knots taken ;     A   new  half-dollar   pice;   is very  out- \ beautiful and artistic, but   it  s-'em.-  Nearly everything broke the  ord by a billion dollars   or   so  i year, but what's a mere billion  lars or .so in times like these.  I  the cadet   instructor, Sergt.  Symes, ! ir������n:-'s a "ho"  and   others.     Refreshments     were  Wherever you  _r0��������� . J|(.|-(.  'ho."  i to be a-; impotent in the r  1 as an old one.  g<; market THE   SUN,   6EAND   FORES,   B. G.  G.  A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUB-LISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES���������PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  O.ne Year (in Canada and Great Britain) SI 00  One Year (in the United States)  ..;    1 oft  Address all communications to  The Grand Fokks Sun,  Puonk 101 R " Gkaxd Fokks, B. C,  OKFICJC:     CObUMLUA AVHNUK AND LAKE STltliKT.  FRIDAY, MARCH vie,'1917  pie and Russian officialdom. Tin's satisfaction  is based on the assertion that official Russia  was pro-German,'while the revolutionists demand a vigorous prosecution of the war  against the central, powers. London _ press  opinion is that the triumph' of the Russian  people will hasten the victory for the entente  nations. With the overthrow of the Russian  government, the last great power' ruled Lw  absolutism vanishes.' Democratic.Russia will  be welcomed among-the democracies of the  earth. The hour for the Russian people to  rule has struck.  The disaffection "of a single Liberal on the  government's railway policy in the provincial  house is not an event that calls for extended  comment, although the Conservative press is  making the most out of a matter of small  moment. The incident simply proves the  non-existence of a political machine in -Victoria at present. It also has a- tendency to  show that Liberals do their thinking individually instead of in groups. That is one reason why they are Liberals.  China has severed diplomatic relations with  Germany. "When you see a u^tn who hasn't  a friend'in the world," remarks an exchange,  "there is something rotten in Denmark." It  is the same with  nations.  The British ai my estimates.issued last week  provide for an army of 5,000,000 men,   exclusive of India.    An   additional   navy  estimate  calls for 50,000 officers, and men, bringing the  total of the navy personnel to 450,000.  Eng'rThoB. toftiis  of the "Twentieth  Contiiry Limited,"  Now York Control  Lined.   Kb carrion a  Hamilton Watcb.  Ens'r tfnmes Bailey  of "TheOl.vmi>iiiii,r  Chicago. MiluimkoG  nml St. Paul  Railway. -Ho carries  u Hamilton Wutch.  Enc'r Lewis 0. Honr?  ��������� ortho "llrnRilwiiy  'Limited,'-' Pennsylvania llnilroiid.  Jlocarrii'a a.  Hamilton Watch.  Eng'r. 'Wm. S. Hair  of tho  "Santa FoDoLnxe."  Bantu Fo Railroad.  IIo oarrieH a  Hamilton Watch.  Four Famous Trains ^ and the  Famous Watch That Times, litem  nThe Watch of Railroad Accuracy"  ������  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS. B. G.  I    The quiet and  confident   determination   of  ,-The city council has clone  its share in pro-: the people of Great Bl.itain t0 wj]1 fcho AV,U._  moting, locally, the campaign of production' whidh> in facfc> ig neC08Sftl.y to continued na,,  and-patriotism by giving: the citizens the free;tional exjstcncc__was ..'effected in ihe phenomenal way in which the great "win the  war" loan, recently issued, was subscribed, or-  rather over-subscribed, on fop of all the other  previous heavy borrowing on war account.  The subscriptions to the "victory loan"- totalled ������1,312,950,000 (approximately $6,564,750,-  000).���������Pacific Canadian.  use of the city's vacant lots for garden pur  poses. It now rests with the citizens todo  their part. The person who is not blessed  with a substantial bank account will do well  to take advantage of this generous offer. " The  prices of foodstuffs are gradually rising, and  in" another twelve months, if the present conflict spreads over this continent, they may  not be obtainable at'any figure. ��������� It is always  the safest plan to be prepared for eventuali-  'ties.  The linssiah revolution has succeeded and  the czar has abdicated. This was the startling intelligence the news dispatches brought  us today. Few people in this country were  aware that a' revolution was in progress in  Kussia. In London great satisfaction is expressed over the outcome of the three da}rs'  battle in Petrograd between the Russian peo-  Some people are born lucky, hut others by  dint of hard work acquire luck.  The Sun, at $1.00 per year, gives its readers  three times more reading matter than any  other Boundary paper. This fact accounts  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  advertisers this guarantee  e British Columbia  Nurseries Co., Ltd.  if Vancouver  dj^re now booking orders for spring, 1917,  delivery of their well-known, hardy  n  Fruit  and Ornamental Stock  >  Prices include packing and delivery to  customer's nearest station. Write at once  for 70-page Catalogue, also artistic Rose  Catalogue, free.  We always have room for an energetic,  honest salesman. (^Attractive proposition for the right man.  e%  THE  FARM  She must have Food���������  EBSQ  admK^M������^u^,M^!������m������...^.j^  for her Armies in the Field���������for her Workers in the Factory���������in  the Munition plant-���������in the Shipyard���������in the Mine.  $  Do You Know���������-  that j the rapidly rising price of food stuffs  means that the World's reserve supply is  getting small ?  Do You Know   that a  world-wide  famine  can   only  averted by increasing this supply ?  Do You Know   be  ������  that a " food famine " would be a worse  disaster to the Empire and her Allies than  reverses in the Field ?  You Can���������  help thwart Germany's desperate submarine thrust on the high seas.  You CAN���������  do this by helping to make every bit of  land in Canada produce���������the very last  pound of food stuffs of which it is capable.  and Remember���������  that no man can say that he has fully done  his part���������who having land���������be it garden  patch, or farm, or ranch���������fails to make it  produce food to its utmost capacity.  THESE  FARM PRODUCTS  ARE NEEDED  FOR EXPORT  OATS,  BRITAIN appeals to CANADA  THE  NEAREST  PRODUCER   OF  STAPLE   FOODS  India and Argentina are more than twice the distance away and  Australia more than four times.  Canada to Britain      .-       -       -       -       -    ssissiSEsa  ��������������� ��������� -r>    ��������� 6000 MILES  India & Argentina to Britain     -     &3������gEmm$zz������E^j^m&  . 11500 MILES  Australia to Britain m^M^^m^^^^^mmi^Bms^rJ.!^s^mnm  CHEESE,  EGGS,  HAM 8 CO  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  ?"L Gait Coal Now  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Sture  Telephones;  OFFtcK, K(i6 pfpc* QtrPPt  HaKSE.\'S RESIDENCE. U3Sllli" ",ICCl  AUTO LIVERY  AT YOUR  SERVICE  BEANS & PEAS,  FLAX AND  FLAX FIBRE,  DRIED  VEGETABLES  "No matter what difficulties may  face us, the supreme duty of every  man on the land is to use every thought  and every energy in the direction of  producing more���������and still more."  Martin Burrell���������Minister of Agriculture.  The Department invites every one desiring  information on any subject relative to Farm  and Garden, to write���������  Modern Kiu's  arid Good  > Horses at All Hours  at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  INFORMATION     BUREAU  rm  PfeJ  SS22ZSS3E  B?*3  tTiieiT m  OTTAWA  PICTURES  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture  Made to Order,  Also Repairing of all Kinds,  Upholstering  Neatly Done.  RC.McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENCF THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. C.  <&  r>,  Patriotism and Production  A circular letter accompanied   by  a pamphlet has been issued and cir-  . culated by the department of educa -  tion on the subject of Patriotism and  Production   in   public   and '' high  . schools of British Columbia for 1917  Representations have been made   to  the department   from various  parts  of the province, where-labor  short'  age  is   likely   to become very acute  during the present year, with a view  to  obtaining   the  assistance  in- the  fruit growing districts for a  limited  period, before or   after the summer  holidays, of the older boys and girls  in thebarvesting and packing of the  1917 fruit crop.    The letter sets out  the difficulties   in  connection  with  the granting of so   wide  a   request,  but offers   suggestions   to meet the  case  aud   lays down the conditions  upon which applications for. assist  ance would be considered. .  The pamphlet deals with the general subject of production from the  patriotic as well as from the com  mercial standpoint, quoting Sir  Thomas White's . exhortation:  "Work harder,'save more, ia a good  motto for war time " It also points  the way for the teacher and the pupil in the school to gauge the responsibility that rests equally on  their shoulders in strengthening the  great war arm of the nation. It is  planned to hold exhibitions of pro  ducts in connection with the "Patriotism and Production" campaign  in the schools and calls for the assistance of all local organizations to  held in the general stimulation of  interest among the boys and girls  in this vital question.  Tha pamphlet may be  had from  the education department.  AbolishRoad Superintendents  Radical changes in the  system of  . public works construction ' through-  ' out the province  are .foreshadowed  "in the public works  department   at  Vic'.oria   by   recent   orders coming  from   Dr.   King,    the   minister  of  works  It his been plainly intimated that  the road  superintendent system will  be abolished''on the  ground that; it  savours''-too   much of   political-pa  tronage.   The   plan   that the   new  minister will    bring into effect -will  - mean the appointment of a- number  of qualified civil engineers who With  their  staffs   will   be under the civil  eervic act and   who   will  each have  charge of a section of the province.  They   will have  road   foremen -for  each section.    Instead of a road su-  perintet dent for each   constituency,  the scheme will mean a   road   engi  neer for   three or   four, or  possibly  more, ridings.    The government believes that   this   method '.will  mean  economy and efficiency, particularly  r UtiJti  A FULL HALF-YEAR'S INTEREST WILL BE PAID ON 1st SEPTEMBER, 1917.  THE PROCEEDS OF THE LOAN WILL BE USED FOR WAR PURPOSES ONLY.  The Ministt7 of Finance offers herewith, on behalf  of the Government, the above-named Bonds for Subscription at 96, payable as follows:���������  10 per cent on application;  30      " 16th April, 1917;  30      " 15th May, 1917;  26      " 15th June, 1917.  The total allotment of bonds of this issue will be limited  to one hundred and fifty million dollars, exclusive, of  the. amount (if any) paid for by the surrender of bonds  as the equivalent of cash under the terms of the War  Loan prospectus of 22nd November, 1915.  The instalments may be paid in full on the 16th day of  April, 19J.7, or on any instalment due date thereafter, under  discount at the rate of four per cent per annum. All  payments are to be made to a chartered bank for the  credit of the Minister of Finance. Failure to pay any  instalment when due will render previous payments liable  to forfeiture and the allotment to cancellation.  Subscriptions, accompanied by a deposit of ten per  cent of the amount subscribed, must be forwarded through  the medium of a chartered bank. Any branch in Canada  of any chartered bank will receive subscriptions and issue  provisional receipts.  This loan is authorized under Act of the Parliament  of Canada,  and  both  principal  and interest  will  be a '  charge upon the Consolidated Revenue Fund.  Forms of application may be obtained from any branch  in Canada of any chartered bank and at the office of any  Assistant Receiver General in- Canada.  Subscriptions must be for even hundreds of dollars.  In case of partial allotments the surplus deposit will be  applied towards payment of the amount,due on the  April instalment.  Scrip 'certificates, non-negotiable or payable to bearer  in accordance with the choice of the applicant for  registered or bearer bonds, will be issued, after allotment,  in exchange for the provisional receipts.  When the, scrip certificates.have been paid in" full and  payment endorsed thereon by 'the bank receiving the  money, they may be exchanged for bonds, when prepared,  with coupons at cached, payable to bearer or registered  as to principal, or : for fully registered bonds, when  prepared, : without ,Vcoupons, in: accordance with the  application. ''���������-;      .  Delivery of scrip certificates and of bonds will be made  ' through the chartered banks.   ,  The issue will be exempt from taxes���������including any  income tax���������imposed in pursuance of legislation enacted  by the Parliament -of Canada.  The bonds with coupons will be issued in denominations  of S100, 8500, $1,000. Fully registered bonds without  coupons will be issued in denominations of S1,000, $5,000  or any authorized multiple of So,000.  The bonds will be paid at maturity at par at the office  of the Minister of Finance and Receiver General at  Ottawa, or at the office of the Assistant Receiver General  at Halifax, St. John, Charlottetown, Montreal, Toronto,  Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary or-Victoria, or at the Agency  s>i the Bank of Montreal, New York City.  The interest on the fully registered bonds will be paid  by cheque, which will be remitted by post. Interest  on bonds with coupons, will be paid on surrender of coupons.  Both cheques and coupons, at the option of the holder,  will be payable free of exchange at any branch in Canada  of any chartered bank, or at the Agency of the Bank  of Montreal,; New York City.  Subject to the payment of twenty-five cents for each  new bond issued, holders of fully registered bonds without  coupons will have the right to convert into bonds of the  denomination of $1,000 with coupons, and holders of bonds  with coupons will have the right to convert into fully  registered bonds of authorized denominations without  coupons- at any time on application to the Minister of  Finance.  The books of the loan will be kept at the Department  of Finance, Ottawa.  Application will be made in due course for the listing"  of the issue on the Montreal and.Toronto Stock Exchanges  Recognized bond andstock brokers having offices and  carrying on business in Canada will be allowed a commission of three-eighths of one per cent on allotments made  in respect of applications bearing  their stamp, provided,  however, that no "commission will be allowed in respect  of the amount of any allotment paid for by the surrender  of bonds issued under the War Loan prospectus of 22nd  November,  1915,  or in  respect of  the amount of any  allotment paid for by surrender of five per cent debenture  stock maturing 1st October, 1919.    No commission  will  be allowed in  respect of   applications  on  forms  which  have not been printed by the.King's Printer.    '.:  SUBSCRIPTION LISTS WILL CLOSE ON OR BEFORE THE 23rd OF MARCH, 1917.  Issue of $150,000,000 5% Bonds Maturing 1st March, 1937  Payable at par at Ottawa, Halifax, St John, Charlottetown, Montreal, Toronto,  Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary, Victoria, and at the Agency of  the Bank of Montreal, New York City.  INTEREST PAYABLE HALF-YEARLY, 1st MARCH, 1st SEPTEMBER.  PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST PAYABLE IN GOLD.  Department of Finance, Ottawa, March 12th, 1917.  in the matter of getting  roads   built  to a standard on the best grades.  "The Lord will provide," is a  beautiful doctrine that works out  perfectly with those who believe in  showing their faith by their works.  It fails only where a lazy 'rascal sits  down to oversee the jolPwhile the  Lord does the work.  END STOMACH TROUBLE,  GASES OR DYSPEPSIA  "Pape's Diapepoin" makes Sick, Sour,  Gassy Stomachs surely feel fine  In five minutes.  If what you just ate Is souring on  your stomach or lies like a lump of  lead, refusing .to digest, or you belch  gas and eructate sour, undigested  food, or have a feeling of dizziness,  heartburn, fullness, nausea, bad taste  in. mouth and stomach-headache, you  can get blessed relief in five minutes.  Put an end to stomach trouble forever  by getting a large fifty-cent case of  Pape's Diapepsin from any drug store.  You realize in five minutes how need-  leas it is to suffer from indigestion,  dyspepsia or any stomach disorder.  It's the quickest, surest stomach doctor   in   the   world.     It's   wonderful.  Standing Committees  The standing committees for the  present session of tbe provincial  legislature have been appointed as  follows:  Private Bills and Standing Orders  ���������Jackson, Whiteside,Pauline,Hart,  Farris, Ross and Rose.  Mining���������Thompson, Manson,Nelson,' Buckham, Fisher, Mobley,  Sutherland, Walters, Pauline, Keen,  Yorstou, Shatford, Ross. Schofield,  Hose, A. McDonald and Jones.  Railways���������Anderson, Hall, Cow-  per, Sutherland, McGeer, Hanes,  Mcintosh, Ross, Shatford and Pauline  Public-Accounts���������Pauline, Thompson, K. C. MacDonald, Cow per,  MobleytoPooley, Jones and   Bowser.  Municipal   Matters���������Bell, White-  GIVE'/SYRUP OF FIGS"  ������   TO CONSTIPATED CHILD  Delicloue "Fruit Laxative" can't harm  tender little Stomach, liver  and bowels. -  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 teaspoonful of "California Syrup of  Figs," and in a few hours all the foul,  constipated waste, undigested food  and sour bile gently moves out of its  little bowels without griping, and you  have a well, playful child again. Ask  your druggiBt for a 50-cont bottle of  "California Syrup of Figs," which contains full directions for babies, children of all ages and for grown-ups.  MERCHANT'S   WIFE ADVISES  GRAND FORKS WOMEN  peaking Easily and  Directly Into the  one  side,    Mcintosh,    Planes,   Willson, j     .r, Ma(] atomach  trouble  so   bad  I  Schofield, Pooley and Rose. 'could eat nothing but toast, fruit and  Agriculture���������-Barrow,    Anderson, , hot water.     Everything   else   soured  K    C   MacDon-  anc' forme^ Slls-  Dieting did no good.  Stewart, ��������� Yorslon,  aid, J ones and A. McDonald.  Printing���������Manson, Nelson,  ton and A. McDonald.  Yors-  Man need give woman only  she'll help herself to the rest.  love;  One woman is as gond as another;  but not to the same man.  I was miserable until I tried buckthorn bark, glycerine, etc.,us mixed in  Adlerika. ONE SPOONFUL benefited me INSTANTLY." RecnuHe  Ad lor-i ka empties BOTH lar������o audi  small intestine it relieves ANY CASE  constipation, sour stomach or was*-and  prevents appendicitis. It Ims QUICK-  EST action of anything we ever sold.  Woodland &, Quinn, druggists.  Even telephone men of long experience arc  surprised at the greater voice distinctness when  speaking directly into the telephone. When  you speak directly into the telephone, a lower  tone of voice can be used, and your friend can  hear easily.  Moreover, when you speak lower the actual  tone qualities of your voice are transmitted.  When you speak loudly, you unconsciously  adopt an unnatural tone of voice, with the result that much of that, intimacy that should be  associated with face-to-face conversation is  lost.  A close position to the telephone means  easy talking and easy hearing.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD. THE   SUN..   GRAND    FORKS,    B. C.  r.2?:  Nothing is more important to tho Pur  Shipper than doing business with an  Honest���������Reliable���������Responsible���������Safe  ; Fur House.  ���������'Ship to Shubert"  f the largest house in the World dealing.  "exclusively in American Raw Furs,'  where you will aIr/;:;-3 reeeivo on Accurate  and Liberal Assortr.iv.il. thoHi>hest Market  Prices and tho usur.il "Shubert" Kflicient,  Speedy, Courteous service.  Write for the late3t edition of   "5I(C  &ljnurrt   g>hipjirr"   containing   valuable  'Market information you must have.  Ati     CUIIDPDT   I 25-27 WEST AUSTIN  AVE.  ���������   ������>.   OHUOkKl, InC. Dept.Cl 19. CHICAGO, U.S.A.  ......  <  therefore be safely conjectured tha.  jn due course of time spring itself  will also make its appearance.  tesonwiT?  Dr. T. N.Guy has returned   from  a vacation trip to Honolulu.  ���������E. 0. Boak, who had-eye injured  at the Granby smelter last Sunday  by a piece of a steel shaving lodging  in it, left today for Spokane to consult an eye specialist.  The Granby company paid its  shareholders S'Jb'1.),-l-Hi in dividends  iast Saturday.  The Union mine, in Franklin  camp, shipped another carload of  ore to the Granby smelter last Thursday. Ore hauling from the mine  co Lynch creek has buen suspended  until the roads get in condition for  wagon transportation.  ,   .t Works? Try It  I  t Tells   how   to   loosen   a   ������ore,  | tender  corn  so  It lifts  T out without pain.  9 '  .9"������..o������ti>a"t"fMtii0itt"0"f"O"t 4"i"ati������N$MQM#"Vitu������������a������u k  Good news spreads rapidly and druggists here are kept busy dispensing  froezone, the'ether discovery of a Cincinnati man, which Is said to loosen  any corn so it lifts out with the fingers.  Ask at any pharmacy for a quarter  ounce of freezone, which will-cost very  little, but is said to be sufficient to rid  one's feet of every hard or soft corn or  callus.  You apply just a few drops on the  tender, aching corn and instantly the  soreness is relieved, and soon the corn  is so snriveled that it lifts out without pain. It is a sticky substance  ���������which dries -when applied and never  inflames or even irritates the adjoining tissue.  This discovery will prevent thousands of deaths annually from lockjaw  and infection heretofore resulting from  the suicidal habit of cutting corns.  For  Up-to-Date Jewellery  Go to Timberlake, Son &* Co.  The pjovincial government bus  reduced the bounty on coyotes from  $3 to ������2, on wolves $15 to ������10, but  on cougars the bounty will remain  the same. Tbis change comes into  operation on April 1.  W. J. Cook has received a letter  from his son Ralph, who has been  in an hospital in England some time,  stating that he has undergone another operation and that two more  bone splinters have been removed  from his jaw.  Matthews Bros nave purchased  the plumbin'g business of J. F.  Kraus.  Metal authorities predict a silver  famine in this country before the  end of the year. It has already  made its appearance at this office.  Seed catalogues and the spring  numbers of weekly and monthly  periodicals have commenced to arrive at The Sun office, and   it may  The Kettle River Valley Rifle  association elpoted the   following  officers at its last   meeting:    Honorary  president, George B. Garrett; honor  ary vice president, Robert   Lamond  (somewhere in France); captain,Neil  McCallum; treasurer,.!. P. MeNiven;  secretary, ��������� John    A.   Hutton   range  officer.    William    Liddicoat;   range  committee, \V\ II. Dinsmore,   S    T  Hull, D. C. Manly; executive   com  mittee,   Leo    Mader,   Capt    S    G.  Kirk.F.H. Hutton; representative to  council Interior of B. C association,  Neil    McCallum;   alternate,   F.   H.  Hutton.    The treasurer  and  secretary were appointed a committee to  forward parcels from the association  to members on active service at   tht-  front.  A. A. Frechette, who recently  obtained a pntpnt for a railroad  cattle guard, hne had a working  model in (ids by J. R. Mooyhoer,  nnd h^ h".s hppn busy this we^k put  ting it together. Anyone interested  in this invpntion. cin loarn how'it  nppr.-itep by railing at his shop on  Winnipeg avenue.  Newest Styles Choicest Patterns  Lowest Prices  TUMHILAKBbW  The Quality Jewellers  Bridge Street, Next Telephone Exchange, Grand Forks  J  THICK, GLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  Girls! Try it! Hair gets soft, fluffy and  beautiful���������Get a 25 cent bottle  of Danderine.  Mr? W. J Henderson visited her  son, Charles Henderson, in Greenwood this week.  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 the  beauty of your hair, besides it immediately dissolves every particle of  dandruff. You can not have nice  heavy,- healthy hair if you have  dandruff. This destructive scurf robs  the hair of its lustre,' its strength and  its very life, and if not overcome it  I'-roducos a feverishness and itching of  the scalp; the hair roots famish,  loosen and die; then the hair falls out  .ast." Surely get a 25-cent bottle of  Knowlton's Danderine from any drug  tore and just try it.  Robert Gaw; who has been quite  seriouslvjll during the past week,  is reported to be improving  slowly.  Lest you forget, tomorrow will be  the Seventeenth of Ireland.- .  It is reported that the North port  smelter will soon be working 500  men.  A $2,500,000 smelter is talked   of  for Princeton.  are for Co  by buying your -  Winter's Supply oi  Clothing  from us  We have a large stock to select from, and  our prices places them within the reach  of all.  PHONE 30  EVERYTHING TO EAT AND WEAR  METEOROLOGICAL  The following is the minimum  and maximum tempem.ture for each  day during the past week, as recorded by the government therinom -  eter on E. F. Law-?'.ranch:  Mill.  Max.  March 9���������Friday..:....  . 4d  14  10���������Saturday   ..  .. 37  10  11���������Sunday... .  .. 3(3  15  . 36  12  13���������Tuesday   .. 38  30  14���������Wednesday  .. -11-  19  41  15  in dies  Snnw f nl 1 .." *  ..    0.2  10 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS  Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Lucas, of  Greenwood, visited friends in the  city on Saturday.  JOB  DEPARTMENT  The Sun, at SI a year, is superior  to any $2 a year paper printed in the  Boundary. This is the reason why  we do not have to resort to gambling  schemes to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we alreadv have.  Cure    Sick    Headache,   Constipation,  Biliousness,   Sour  Stormch,   Bad  Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  Butter Wrappers  Neatly printed with special Butter 'Wrapper  Ink. Also imprinted wrappers. Our prices  are right,  <e SUN PRINT SHOP  CTgBTffl'/Y-r ���������I  No odds how bad your liver, stomach or bowels; how much your head  aches, how miserable you are from  constipation, indigestion,' biliousness  and sluggish bowels���������you always get  relief with Cascarets. They immediately cleanse and regulate the stomach, remove the sour, fermenting food  and foul gases; take the excess bile  from the liver and carry off the constipated , waste . matter and poison  from the intestines and bowels. A  10-cent box. from your druggist will  keep your liver and bowels clean;  stomach sweet and head .clear for  months.   .They work while you sleep.  Addressing Mail to Soldiers  In order to facilitate the. handling  of mail at the front arid to insure  prompt delivery it is requested that  iijl mail be addressed as follows:  (a)  Regimental number.  ( b)  Rank.  (c) Name,  (d) Squadron, battery or company.  (e) Battalion, regiment (or other  unit), staff appointment or department;  (f) Canadian Contingent.  (g) British Expeditionary Force.  ������������������'".'(h) Army Post, London, England.-'  Unnecessary   mention   of     higher  formations, such as brigades, dvisions,;  is strictly forbidden, and causes delay. I  Yale Barber Shop:  Razor Honing a Specialty-* I  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.  a������������<a  ADOPT THEM  Adopt the use of Classified  Want Ads. They have proved  money makers for others.  They are appreciated by the  buyer, as they enable him to  quickly locate the place where  fie can find his requirements.  Will he find your business  represented ?  NURSERY   STOCK  PLANTERS-HE PREPARED. Send todoy  for your copv of ILLUrfTKATED SPRING  PRICE LIST of ROSES, TJREES. SHKt'BS'unr]  SEEDS. Keilucecl I'rlce*. SPECIAL OFFER,  Local Agent Wanted. Dominion Nursery Company, Vancouver.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKE   your   repairs  to   Armson, shoe   re  ptiirer.    Tho   Hub.    Look  for  tho   Bin  Hoot.  SECOND-HAND   GOODS  HIGHEST CASH I'KIOES paid for old Stoves  and    Ruiifft's.    E. C.  Heclihum,   Jocund-  htuul Store.  P. A.  Z,   PARE,   Proprietor  Yale Hotel, First 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 print  irig of every description.  Let  us  quote  our prices.  PHONE  ^re^.���������������r^.'mn>m  *  ������  ���������  ���������  ���������  >���������������������������������������������������������������������������������<���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  SENT TO YOU FROM     ENGLAND   ��������� YOU can have either of these latest London  X Novelties sent to you from England by  Ueturn Mail.   Thousands of other useful  articles you can obtain in the same way.  Everyone in England and in the British  Army and Navy is wearing a  PROTECTED  WRIST  WATCH  CATALOGUE  Kr<!������ tn uny AdJron  ft3Jl<?  DAY  That's all we ask you  to send now, unit you  cnri  pay   the   b.dunctf  when  von  lteeive the  watfh���������look Rt the lieun-  t.lful  ilesijjn���������its  richly  engraved eases mid opal-  enamelled dint���������It is a wonderful watch- It will !<i-p  true time for -0 years In any climate���������It has luminous hands which  show the time In the clurk, and the  price [j only 45/--   ft'9 ������ IjIkIi-cIbus presentation wuti-h  for n  LadV  or a   Gentleman.    Write   fur   one   ti.m.  Enolosfl Poatni 'Order value 5'- and pay Ijiilame 40- (C.O.O.i  en dtlivtry.   Catalogue of n thousand other useful noveli lei, post tree.  31 WAR SOUVENIR BROOCH  /A now War design,, the idol of our  ' En^rlisli Ladies, thegreab now popular  fashion,'Naval Anchor design engraved with  any wording not exceeding 12 letters, fiich  a9T-"/v(������ from Ted," "Joe to Avn/,"  "Tom to Mother," Hull-marked Silver, 3/-.  Gold, 15/-. Post free-to any part of the world  / Established \  ������83, Ltd., Watchmakers, RYE, Eng.  1869  ^���������������������������������*������^������������������������������������������<

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