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 -"H  ��������� Legislative Library   -"���������-'������'--^������:'  m  and  i.:/������.rt27 '***  Kettle Va!!ey Orchardist  /  V,  /  10TH YEAR-No 21  GRAND FORKS   B. C., FRIDAY,   MARCH 19, 1920  "Tell me what you Know is true:  I can (Juess as well as you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  ���������ii:,  TE  SOLDIERS'fiEALTY  isaue embodied in the resolution   is  rightly   one  for  municipal and not I  government action at this time. Emphasis is necssary   in pointing  out  the difficulties in which many of the  municipalities in the   province  find  themselves today, while the premier  , took   ;the   stand   in the  house that  Provincial      Government!were il ever possible for  the legisla  Win d.,   4     j t������ ,        , Uure to follow the course   prescribed  WiUProtectPropertyof;by   CDe   reeolu,ion   lhe  aPdditional  Veterans From Tax Sale! Darclen that would have been placed  upon municipalities would  provoke  financial calamity in many cases"  There are general arguments  against the 'wisdom of the resolution.  There is a phase, however.which reports have it has escaped the majority of. returned soldiers and the  general public. It is the inequality  'that such a proposal would create  were it to become operative. Premier  Oliver illustrated the case of the  returned soldier . who might  chance to possess a dwelling  ( Continued on Page 3.)  in Gase of Need  Returned   soldiers  and   their dependents in   British  Columbia  will  learn with considerable interest that  the provincial  government  has decided to extend the scope and operation of  the returned  soldiers'aid  commission so far as to comprehend  the needs  of   those   eligible   beneficiaries whose tax arrears may  be  threatening to  separate  them  from  their property by the ordinary process   of  distress.    While  there has  been no definite provision of a stipulated or set character of assistance,  the commission   has  performed  an  excellent work in an unostentatious  manner, and   many  returned   men  have been aided during  the stage of  waiting for gratuity or other allowances from the   federal department.  This   new   and   specific develop*  inent, however, has  been  more   or  less ' occasioned ��������� by.  the discussion  which took place in Uhe  legislature  recently in connection with a resolution sponsored by J. H. Havvthorn-  thwaite, Socialist member for  New-  castle, which sought to  place  upon  the government the onus for perpet  uating   the  obligation of many re  turned soldiers whoare  in   arrears  with their municipal  taxes.    To  be  .precise, the terms of  the  resolution (  actually   did"   condemn the government for workicg a  hardship   upon  those   veterans    so   circumstanced.  Likewise its   design   was   directed  upon   a   specific line of  action and  called upon the government  to  exempt from taxation all  property  of  returned men assessed under and up  to a value of ������2000 for the period of  the war, and  to rebate those  taxes  that had been paid  within the same  period.  Whiie this suggestion on the part  of   the   Newcastle   member   would  naturally appeal to many   returned  men so plaeed as to coins   within its  meaning, it was obvious at  the outset  that   the   intent    of   the   suggestion was totally out of  harmony  with the ability of the legislature  to  acquiesca. In the first place, and as  pointed out by the premier   during  the discussion   which snsued,  tbe  resolution   in   its  entirety   bristled  'u.tb inequalities. And in the second  place the power of exemption or   rebate  in   respect of   municipal taxes  does not rest with   the  government  at all. Its function in this particular  A Penalty of 25 Per Gent  of Amount Is Imposed  If Return Is Not Made  Before April 30  Two Ranches and an Industrial Concern Have  Been Sold During tlie  Past Week  The Andy Johnson ranch, situate  a mile southwest of the city, was  sold yesterday to L. J. Goodnougb,  late of Moose Jaw, Sask., the deal  being made through the real estate  office of C. V. Me'ggitt Mr. Good-  nough and his wife will take posses-*  sion of the property at oncp. The  consideration was ������6500 The ranch  comprises 25 acres, 15 acres of  which are planted to orchard and  small fruits, and it is considered one  of the most desirable properties in  the valley.  Mrs. F. Bryenton's ranch of twelve  acres was sold to E. Ruzicka, of  Killam, Alta., this week. The  property consists of twelve acres of  excellent farming iand on the Kettle  river, about one and one half miles  southeast of tbe city, and includes  frame dwelling, stables, chicken  houses, etc. The price paid was  $2500. The sale was made through  tbe real estate office of S. T. Hull.  A deal was made on Wednesday  whereby Dr. Kingston and D.mald  McCallum acquired Chas. Allen's  interest in the planing mill and box  {factory in the Ruckle addition. The  consideration has not been made  public. Ben Norris ielaiiis his interest in the business. It is the intention of   ihe  new  owners to convert  regard is concerned solely 'with  tbe !the concern into d joint stock   com  Forms for filing Dominion income  tax returns foj 1919 have been supplied: to all postmasters in British  Columbia, and in view that the  1919 amendment to the income war  tax act calls for a penalty of 25 per  cent of the tax should the taxpayer  fail to file his return on or before  April 30, 1920, all persons who are  taxable should see that their returns  are recorded by the date named,  otherwise the penalty set out in the  act must be strictly adhered to. Under the act the onus oi completing a  return within the prescribed time  limit rests entirely with the taxpayer  without any notice or demand by  the department; on the other hand,  all persons who are requested to  file returns whether they consider  themselves liable to tax or not, must  make such returns as are7required.  ��������� All unmarried persons, widow's or  widowers without dependeut children, whose gross income exceeds  ������1000, and all married persons,  widows and with dependent children whose gross income exceeds  $2000, are required to make returns.  All incorporated compauies whose  gross income exceeds 82000 are re  quired to make returns.  The following are the rates of  tax  for 1919:  Four per cent upon all income ex  ceeding   $1000   but  not exceeding  &6000,   in   the   case of  unmarried  persons   and   widows or   widowers  without   dependent   children,   and  persons who are not supporting dependent brothers and   bisters  under  the   age   of eighteen years, or a de  pendent parent or   parents,  grandparent or grandparents; and exceeding 82000 but not exceeding  $6*000  in the case of all other persons;  and  8 per cent upon   all income exceeding $6000; and   in  addition thereto  a   graduated surtax is  levied on all  incomes exceeding $5000. The rates  commence   at   1   per  cent between  $5000 aud $6000 and ruu to <55   per  cent   where   the   income    exceeds  $1,000,000.  Corporations and joint stock com-  j panies, no matter  how   created   or  /organized,   shall   pay    10  percent  upon income exceeding $2000.  The following are the forms  used  for filing returns:  Form Tl���������This form is   for filing  j returns   of   all   individuals (except  Form T3���������Is for the use of trus  tees, executors, administrators, i  agents, receivers, or other persons  acting in a fiduciary capicity. Returns are required for the calendar  year in all easesnvhere the gross in*  come exceeds G5000, whether- distributed or not. v  Form T'l���������-To be filed by employ'  el's, showing wages, salaries, commission or other remuneration paid.  Form To���������-Returns to be filed by  corporations showing dividends  prid during the calendar year.  All persons who  should   file   re  turns on Forms T3, T4 and.To, who  fail  to  do so   before   March 31 are  liable to a penalty of $10 for   each  day during which   the default  con  tinues.  LIBERAL M  THURSDAY- NIGHT  DO NOT NEGLECT THE BEES  Endorsed North Fork Association's Resolution  and Discussed Many  Subjects of Importance  [experimental farms note ]  The present high price of sugar  reminds us that Canada produces  natural sugars that are still more  valuable than the product of the re  fineries. Fortunate are those who  not only possess bees at this time,  but understand them and have sup  plied their needs.  The early springs months are the  most critical period of the year in  the life of the bee colony. At the  same time, the pressure of spring  work of coltivating, seeding, etc., on  every fine day on the farm too often  leaves the bees forgotten.  There are several reasons why the  bees are more liable to beneglected  than other things on ihe farm. Hidden away in their hives they do not  require daily feeding like other  animals. Such attention as they  need is in the nature of a surgical  operation, and the opening of the  hive is not always anticipated with  pleasure on account of the risk of  receiving stings. Yet, on many  farms, the bees have been found to  pay better than anything else, considering the small amount of capital  and labor expended.  The principal danger to avoid at  this time of year is starvatijc If  each colony went into the winter  strong, with . a good fertile queen  and a plentiful supply of stores in  the combs, the first examination of  the hive had belter be deferred until the weather is warm and nectar  is being gathered. But if the stores  are running short, a cake of bee  candy or a comb of honey laid over  the combs if the bees are still in the  cellar, or, if spring is opening, a  superficial examination of the hives |  on the first favorable day, combs  of  The local Liberal association held  a meeting Thursday night in the  Odd Fellows' building. There was a  large attendance and action was  taken on several important matters  affecting the district.  A resolution urging the government to commence the construction  of a road from Cascade to Rossland,  which was surveyed last summer,  thereby completeing the trunk road  from Princeton to Nelson.  Matters affecting the charter of  the Kettle Valley line up the North  Folk came before the meeting to be  dealt with, as did also the inadequate service of ths government  telephone line to Franklin.  The government is being asked to  give better service to those who desire to settle on crown lands by establishing inGrand Forks a land  record office, or sub-oflice, where  the homesteader, preemptor or purchaser of crown lands can get all  necessary information.  Several new members joined the  association, and it is intended to  hold reguler meetings in the future.  HEAVY FINE FOR  AN INFRACTION OF  THE BRANDS ACT  On Friday, the 12th inat, Gabor  Francis was brought before Neil McCallum, S.M., in the provincial pu  lice court, charged with having in  his possession cattle which he had  unlawfully impressed with a brand,  said brand not having been registered under tbe Brand act. The  evidence went to show that George  Stanfieid, of the provincial police,  -aw these cattle grazing about a mile  from town. On returning to Grand  Forks, Francis was questioned regarding this cattle braud. He admitted that this was his brand. The  branding law was produced in court.  The accused pleaded guilty, and  was fined $00 and costs or three  months'  imprisonment   with   bard  honey from heavy hives being given |labor itJ default. The fine and costs  to those that are light, may save j were Puic1' Mr. Stanfieid appeared  the loss of colonies and increase   the (lor the   prosecution   as   brand   in-  valus of the honey   crop   by   many  dollars.  A bulletin on the care of bees  may be obtained on application to  the Cetitral Experimental Furm, Ottawa.  Bpector for this district.  administration of the law as it stands! Pa ^'    and the power to do what the   reso- J     Andy   Johnson   yesterday  pur-  farmers and ranchers),   and   should j  be completed for the calendar  year,  except  in the cases of   proprietors  within the calendar 1919.  Form   Tla���������This form  is  to  be  lutiou   asks   rests  exclusively with ' chased a house in  the North   acldi ! an(-l partners in busines    who   may  tbe muuic palities.    Until   the  mu������'tion,   near  the   Barrett,   residence,  n'e a return in conformity with their  nicipal act is changed, therefore, the  through the C.V. Meggitt real estate,'books  *or   their fiscal    year  falling  province���������and by that is meant the office.  legislature���������should     not    interfere      ���������, ~   '    77 ,  , L   . Wanted -Man with team to  take   ..    , ,    , ,  save and except upon a request of a contracl tu skid Jo���������a  and' tle8. a,so { filed by farmers and  ranchers   and  majority of the municipalities. Sta-( want pole and post makers at Fife : should be completed for the calen-  tistics issued from time to time have B.C,   and   Fourth   of Jnly   creek , dar year.  gone to show that nearly 90 per cent APij|y C. V. Meggitt. ' j    p0Im T2���������This form is for use of  of tax arrears involve the munici-: If you don't see it in The Sun it incorPorate^ companies and should  palities or the organized sections of didn't happen, or it wasn't worth ' De n'ec' wr tae nscal year or calen-  the province, and in consequence the mentioning. . dar year ending in 1919.  THE WEATHER  SUDDEN DEATH OF  FATHER PELLET1ER  As The Sun goes to press we learn  that Hev, Father Charles Pelletier,  The following is the minimum jof the Roman Catholic church of  and maximum temperature for each this city, died very suddenly at  day during the past week, as re-; about 5:80 this evening. He had  corded by the government thermom- j been h] delicale health for years  lnit  eter on F. h. Laws 'ranch: !,. ...      ,    ,.  I the   news   of   his   death came as a  .,.''great surprise lo   everybody, us   we  ;j5 ' was scC'U about the streets   an   hour  o'j   previously enjoying   an   automobile  80  ride. He was about 50 years of am\  and had been a resident of   the city  for   seven   or   eight years.    He wan  Inch.v: -highly esteemed by all Christian d>j  linfall  0.17   nominations.  March 12  13  Max.  ���������Friday   48  Saturday. ... -18  M- Sund'iy  5fc'  15 ���������.Monday    SO  IG���������Tuesday  52  1 7���������Wednesday .. 4u'  l'S  -Thursday  52  22  21 ���������j ������ ������v>-w ������*W "'*'-**  :_. t ir.ar ^^-iwcf-i"/AV''ti- y~' -"-"-j  THE   SUN,    GRAND    FORKS,   B. G.  ''.���������j"**-^?- *'  P4>- C  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  ���������������  tl  G.  A.  EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  tlie international migratory bird law went into  effect shows a marked increase, especially in  the song birds,most of which are insect caters,  and particularly in rhc number of robins. The  birds would bo welcome , visitors  if they  did   ��������� ��������������������������� : nothing   more   than   entertain   us   with their  subscription rates���������payable in.advanoe     j soil's; but thev f 1 o an incalculable amount   of  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) 81-00 i good in destroying HOXlOUS illSCCtS  One Year (in the United States)     1 oil  Address all communications to  Tin-, Gkantu Forks Sun.  1 honk 101R        ' Giuxd FoiiKS, B. C.  OFFICE:     COTA'MIUA AV'KNUK AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, MARCH 19..  1920  According, to a Vancouver daily, plans  are  now being formulated by the Vancouver board  of  trade for  visiting the ' Ulterior of British  Columbia by its members.    The paper further  states that tentative arrangements have  been  made to leave the coast city about the middle  of July, and among the places  to   be  visited  will probably be  Grand  Forks.'   This' would  seem to be an opportune time for our citizens  to take steps to reorganize our local board of  trade, in order to be in a position to entertain  tlie visitors when   they  come.    The, occasion  will furnish a splendid opportunity for advertising our city and  valley  among commercial  men who are always on the lookout for  new  fields  of industry.'  Grand  Forks   has many  valuable assets and advantages over the 'ordinary   interior, town,   which   aie  either overlooked by the. residents   or  lay   dorment because they have not the   necessary   capital  to  develop   them,   and it  is   only, by interesting  outsiders and outside capital that we can 'ev.br  hope to  have  latent resources developed to  the extent they deserve  to   be.    This  is the  work our board of trade  should   be actively  engaged in, and if a thoroughly live   organization were maintained, it could render valuable  assistance to our city  council in solving many  ^problems of civic government.  When people can do as they please, what  a revelation thev sometimes give of their ideas  of pleasure!.  (?'-  zz%  lieadnche, nprvonsneps, stomach trouble and many other  bodily ills can {<>", traced directly to defective pyesight.  Frequently such ills ore corrected in a few days' time by  procuring a p;ur of glasses, Of course the glasses have  to suit, unrl lo determine what is required you'shonld  have your eyes exnniined. Call and let us examine your  eyes and n't you with the right kind of glasses.  m  %,  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND FORKS, B. G.  -J  Talking:  When the board of trade is reorganized it  should be on different lines from some of the  former boards we have had in this citv. A  number of them were notoriously partial to  some businesr men, and quire as notoriously  hostile to others. Thnt is the reason they  finally went to pieces. A live, impartial board  of trade is an asset to any community, and we  are decidedly of the opinion that no time  should be lost in reorganizing one here. It i-  also our belief that more interest would Ia;  taken in the organization, and that the chances  of its permanency would be increased, if't  were made exclusive enough so that membership in it would carry with it a certain degree of honor.  .Like most all other countries,   Australia   is  having difficulty in getting good domestic ser  vice. In order to establish a  standard, representatives of the Housewives' association, the  Y. W. C. A., the Auxiliary Household  corps,  the   Women   Workers'  association,   the  Na  tional   Economy   league   and   other   similar  bodies met recently in Sydney.   They decided  that   henceforth   domestic   servants   shall be|  known as household assistants, and that fifty  six bonis and one pound sterling shall   be the'  standard week and wage.  But what is helping1  the housekeepers more than anything  else   is1  the   rapidly   growing   imports  of   Amu  UTj.ELLOi MARS !  Yes, this is the earth���������  "'   The Sun Man of Grand Forks speaking.  "Oh, you haven't any religious sects on Mars?  You simply believe in the Golden Rule, and  get along very well? Well, lam sorry to have  to inform you that if came to this planet you'd  be classed as barbarians. Here we have so  many1 religions that none of them is believed.  But, since you have mentioned the Golden  Rule, I must teHyou abour a sect which believed in a Golden Age. It sprang into prominence some-years ago. -The doctrine is beautiful.and cheerful, and if eventually it is found  to be feasible it -will be the means of saving a  great deal of future suffering.  "Here is a picture of this belief painted by  an army officer: 'It requires but a casual glance at Adam's posterity���������for we are all,  of the blood .of Adam���������to see What we have  lost through .the fail of father Adam. Our  creator declares that he will restore to the  willing and obedient all that they have lost,  when his kingdom is established on earth.  We will not at this time refer to the many evidences that the Lord's kingdom is very near,  just at the door. We see from Zechariah 18;8,  9 and other Scriptures, that there are. millions  now living who will nevervdie, but will fall into  line as subjects of the kingdom. It has been  our privilege and pleasure to assist in showing the wonderful plan of our God towards the  human race, to many soldiers on the Border  and to somfe of the wounded at the hospitals,  be means of the photo-drama of Creation. We  find quite a number interested at present.  Only think what the interest will be when  men with one leg or one arm begin to awaken  in the morning with two legs and two arms;  when the wheeled chair men will have no more  use for that form of transportation! Won't  there be times at all the great hospitals in this  country and throughout the world? Nor will  these great blessings be confined to soldiers,  but will surely extend to all the human race,  both dead and the living. The headlines ofthe  daily papers be overtaxed in recording only a  few of those wonderful things.'  "That is the most cheerful religion, my dear,  Mars, that we have at the present on this  planet. The believers iu this doctrine have  succeeded in purging the Bible of hell, and this  fact has had a tendency to make it very popular.  TXMBERLAKE SELLS  HIS  JEWELRY STORE  F. Tinibc'rijikf1,  who h-\a  condii'^'d   ;i   jmv^lry   store  hi;re   for    lhij nti.-l.-i'-v'i-n or fight ypsws, yesterday closed  adi'-al    whereby    th������    ini.sirit'.:"-' wa* trtnsf������-rn-<l to .7 oi in  'Can ; (.;,-;issick, who bus been for imniv    y^sir.-   with   the  ok!  Vk'toijii.  are already well known, and  there?   is  an   in-;    Mr. IMmberia!<������������������'-: health is in such a state that   be  creasing demand for electric cookers, vacuum  r"',,ft'rH ,0 folios an outdoor occupation,   and this was  tho main reason for hi������ dispotiirg ol his busim's?,, Hi;  will remain in trie neighborhood, however. The now  proprietor served four y<.';irs in France in tlie late  war, and went into Germany. lie is a qui*! .Scotchman,  and we understand he is shortly to become a benedict.  We welcome him to our city.  labor saving machinery. Gas stoves and ranges f^t^bi-sh^d firm of wii^i-sop. jnveiw.  cleaners, clothes washing and dish washing  machines and other domestic conveniences familiar in this country.  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  W,hy 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-Strateisjust the machine you want.  Sold on easy monthly payments by  Complete Home Furnishers]  ������  &  armers:  ;tt  DEALER IN  Tt,  OLES  iXCl  taiigc  Heal  Estate.*     Farm  Lands  and   Fruit  Orchards for Sale.  Headquarters for Fresh Ftuits. ^  Employment Office.  Bridge.'Street j   Next  B.   C.   Telephone    Office  POSTS  RAIL- '  ROAD  TIES  forks   iransier.  '.'; DAVIS & HANSEN, Proprietors    ]  City Baggage and General Transfer  oai an  vus.  Office at R. F. Petrie's Store  me  Pfione 64  1  ������  Supposing you were telephoning a store  and you got for the answer "Hello!"  would you proceed to give your order or  would you inquire, "Is that So-and-so?"  At the same time you wouid think how  much better it would have been had the  person replied with the name ofthe store.  Had he done so, you would doubtless  have said to yourself, "Now, that man is  up to date���������he knows how to answer the  telephone properly."  Yet how many people blurt ont "Hello!"  never realizing that it sounds brusque and  that it also interferes with efficient telephone service.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  One ofthe functions of the  biological   survey,   which   is   under the direction of the department of agriculture at Wu.sliirigt.on, is   to      .���������j)J..?g  make a, census of the birds at frequent  inter- p,eVf IZi'^o f(���������w   No  vais.   it is ph.'i..siiit. news that, the count since  Hak.    Th- Hun Ord.u.'d.  We hnve Home fine No. I    Jnrmtivm   ?i p-  o'snf the Mime variety, for |  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Kigs  and Good  Horses at All  Hours  at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. II. Burns, Prop.  Piume 68      ' Second Street  i ufiniftut ui  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  Office!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  PETERSEN & DINSMORE, Proprietors  / 1*1*  tf."*******^  Is  THE   SUN, 'a&AND   FORKS,   B. C.  A ncient History  News Items and Comment Which  Appeared in The Sun for the  Corresponding Week Eighteen Years Ago  THERE IS ONLY ONE  GENUINE ASPIRIN  Jngglor Joe Martin should go down  Lo Linnerton, Ore., and get himself  canned at the old hor.se canning factory aB meat.' It would not be a  greater fraud than he is now endeavoring to perpetrate on the people of  this province.  Judge  Leamy has purchased four  building lots on the Third street bench  at the foot of Observation mountain,  from the townsite company,-ori which  he contemplates the erection of an  elegant residence.  - ��������� Miss Bella McLaren and Miss Ethel  Hay   entertained   a   number of their  friends at the home of the   former   at  Curson, Monday evening, in   celebra  tion of    their birthday   anniverseries.  The V. V. it E. rail-laying crew is  coming up from Cascade at  a  spank-   ing gait, and will rnsh   on   into   Ro  public.  A. B. W. Hodges, superintendent  of the Granby stnelter works,of Grand  Forks, has obtained a Canadiau patent  for a furnace charging system.  The Hot Air people had three special constables sworn in before Magistrate Johnson Wednesday afternoon,,  and they have been sent down to a  point below the Manly ranch, where  the V. V, & E. road may yet cross  the river to avoid the inj unction difficulty.  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No others!  GIVE "SYRUP OF FIGS"  TO CONSTIPATED CHILD  Delicious "Fruit Laxative" can't harm  tender little Stomach, Liver.  and Bowels.  If you don't, see the "Bayer Cross"  on the tablets, refuse them���������they are  not Aspirin at all.  Insist on genuine "Bayer Tablets of  Aspirin" plainly stamped with the safety  "Bayer Cross"���������Aspirin prescribed by  physicians for nineteen years and proved  safe by millions for Headache, Toothache, Earache, Rheumatism, Lumbago,  Colds,   Neuritis,    and   Pain   generally.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger "Bayer" packages. Made in  Canada.            "  'Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaceticacidester of Salicylicacid.  While it is well known that Aspirin  means Bayer manufacture, to assist the  public against imitations, the Tablets of  Bayer Company, Ltd., will be stamped  with their general trade mark, the  "Bayer Cross."  Look at the tongue, mother 1 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  druggist for a bottle of "California  Syrup of Figs," which contains full  directions for babies, children of all ages  and for grown-ups.  Canny Finance     ~  A man from the north of Scotland  .a was on holiday in   Glasgow.   Sunday  evening he was walking  along Argyll  street when he came upon   a   contin  gent   of   the   Salvation army, and a  collection bag was thrust in   front of  his nose. He dropped-a penny into it.  Turning up Queen street, he encountered another contingent of the  Salvation army, and again a smiling  lass held a collection bag in front of  him.  '. 'Nay, nay?" he'-mid, "I gied a penny tae a squad o' your folk roon' the  cornerjist the noo."  "Really?" said the lass. "That was  very good of you. But, then, you  can't do a good thing too often. And  besides, you know, the Lord will repay you a huudredfold."  "Aweel," said the   cautious  Scot,  ���������'we'll jist wait till the  first   transao-  '���������"*- t ion's feenished before we   start   the  second." "  * 'HICK, ULOSSY HAIR  FEEE FROM DANDRUFF  iris! Try It! Hair gets soft, fluffy and  beautiful���������Get a small bottle  of Danderine.  jon care for heavy hair that glis-  ix  .0:  wii ii  i,oau'.y  has  radiant-  with  .111 incomparable softness and  '.   iiuli'y and lustrous, try Danderine.  ���������Just, one application doubles the  "��������� '-nuty of your hair, besides it imme-  t ���������������������������i.'Iy dissolves every particle of  ; ...ariifi. You can not have nice heavy,  :��������� "::lihv hair if you h:ive dandruff. This  < "-tractive scurf robs the hair of its  I.'.stro, irs strength and its very life,  : :-Ci if not overcome it produces a fever-  i r.'js^ and itching of U.e scalp; the  ' ;.ir roots famish, loos������n and die; then  hair t.ii is out fast. Surely get a  ..!,.: H Loti'.e of Knowltou's. Danderine  ���������-.-���������.ii any drug store and just try it.  A Splendidly Situated  Three������Room  Bungalow  Having a good lawn  and verandah, with  city light and   <K9Jft  watdr.    Price   *P<w1:V  Or wold let for $4.00 a  month.   Apply   to  F.  Timberlake, Jeweller,  or to  Mr. S. T. HULL  ( Continued from Page1.)  assessed at $2000, and upon which his  taxes were paid. Under the Haw  thornthwaite proposal this man, prob  ably quite well off, would be entitled  to a refund of all taxes paid by him  during the whole period of the war.  Moreover, in the case of the soldier  or the dependent in possession of a  house assessed at $2500, upon which  three or four years' ta<es might be in  arrrears, with a possible mortgage  encumbrance of three fourths its  value,would get no benefit whatsoever  under the Hawthornthwaite plan of  relief, although this man or dependent  might be very much more in need of  assistance than tho man whose five  years' taxes would be remitted. Nor  would any accommodation accrue to  the soldier's widow who is a virtual  taxpayer through the medium of her  monthly rental paid for the house she  does not.  These are the anomalies which Pre  mier   Oliver   recruited   in  support of  his objection to the principles   of  the  resolution     And   in   making his  request to the Newcastle member for its  withdrawal because of its inequalities  and   impracticability,   Mr. Oliver in  formed   the ��������� house   that some   plan  would be evolved before the end of the  session wherehy assistance   would   be  given to those returned men who   are  suffering under the discomfort of   tax'  arrears.   Towards.this end, therefore,  it may now be taken-for granted   that  the scope, of the returned soldiers' aid  commission   will    be extended and in  the future will comprehend   all   cases  of necessity among   returned  soldiers  and   their  dependents,   whether   the  trouble be tax arrears, such   ordinary  and regrettable frequent cases of misfortune   as   come   within the sympathetic and practical purview   of   this  excellent    provincial     rehabilitation  agency.  SOUR, ACID STOMACHS,  GASES OR INDIGESTION  ''Jack, dear, before our wedding  I  wish you would see a doctor."  "Why .should It   I am well except  for a touch of dyspepsia."  ���������'That's just it. I'd like you to ������et  a certificate from him which won d  show that  our marriage.  your  dyspepsia  anted .ted  *">>���������'���������''���������"���������������������������  Accidental  "DIAMOND DYE" OLD  GARMENTS LIKE NEW  Any   woman   can   dye  faded,  shabby  ��������� / .��������� " j wearing apparel, whether wool, silk, cot-  ,i;i.,u I      '      ... I ton. linen or mixed goods to any color,  didn t know either you or   ju^.like new> by following simple direc-  iire married before." tions in each package of "Diamond Dye  Relation  "Is that your son,  Sam?"  "No, sah.     Dat's  only   mah step  chile" ��������� /.-      '      ���������-  'Why, I  your wife wi-  "We hain't.w ah;,but you see this  hyah boy was lef by someoue on our  step, sah." ^  A Big Newspaper Bargain  Dyes."  You can not reach The Sun's  numerous readers except through  its advertising columns.  REAL ESTATE : :  FIRE INSURANCE  and Financial Agents  Branch  Office: Royal Bank Bldg.  GEO. C. EGG  in charge  FARM  Nelson  iANDS OUR SPECIALTY  GRAND FORKS       Trail  The Prince of Wales has captured  the hearts of all Canada. Rich and  poor, old   and young, are  enraptured!    will, his easy   manner  and happy ex-1 f ^      Coryell  Resid-IlCe  pression.   He  is so different   to  what   -"^. ^���������>s  ���������   J ,"  *wvw������������-*v*- v ..  many expected. .  No wonder a great demand has This is an eight roomed house in  been created for a real life-like por- i excellent state of repair, situated on  trait of our popular future king. | ^e outskirts, oi the citK being Lot 7,  Photographers and artists have failed Block ������> and comprising abont 4 acres  to secure a satisfactory snapshot of of finest cultivated land,  the roval visitor. He was not here to ' VVe consider this property worth  pose for them.    It   remained for The ^3000 easily.  Family Herald and Weekly   Star   of j     Today   it   IS   offered   for  Montreal    to   secure   a portrait that  SX700.  would be satisfactory, and thev   have,     ���������     .  '. .  -   ���������'���������'       , *    )     For further  leaving  succeeded. Just before leaving for  Canada the prince gave a special sit- j  ting to the celebrated London, Eng-'  land, photographer, VanDyke The.  agents of The Family Herald were,  instructed to secure the right to re-!  produce it in Canada, and that great'  weekly is now offering it to its  readers.  The Sun has succeeded in making  an arrangement with The Family  Herald and Weekly Star by which  our readers may have The Sun, Tho  Family Herald and Weekly Star for  one year and a copy of the portrait for  $2.25. The demand for this portrait  in Canada will be.enormous, and we  advise our readers to take advantage  of this opportunity without delay.  particulars see  JAS. II. RYLEY, Davis Block, or  GEO. C. EGG, Mann������er for Hugh  W. Robertson.'j ________  sgMas������mxafa^2sxBiP^scs>.smi'SSiMSimiasa  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty"  No profiteering���������The Sun, 81.00.  P. A..Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yalk Hotkl, Fihst Sthbkt  Dominion Goes Back to  Peace Basis Tonight  Ottawa, Dec. 31.���������Tonight at midnight  all orders in council passed and enforced by  virtue of the War Measures Act become ineffective, some hundreds of orders being  numbered in those which no longer will be  law. Commenting on this, a member of the  cabinet Tuesday stated that, contrary to,  the interpretations of the rescinding orders  in council which had been published, the  order in council relating to censorship is  among those rescinded from Jan. 1.���������Winnipeg Tribune, December 31, 1919.  The Government says:  Who urged the  banning of the  Bible Students'  publications?  ipr-  Ur_e Continuance of  Press Censorship  Toronto, Dec. 31 ���������The Methodist Min  isterial Association has passed a resolution  requesting the Dominion Government to consider carefully whether full pre war freedom  of speech and press ought now to be ro  stored. The association does not go so far  as to endorse the view that one of the chief  causes of the prevailing unrest is the restrictions upon freedom of speech and press.  ��������� Winnipeg Tribune, December  31, 191(J  "Pape's Diapepsin" neutralizes excessive acid in stomach, relieving  dyspepsia, heartburn and  distress art once.  an  Once again Canadians are enabled to enjoy freedom of speech and freedom of Press. The book of the hour iV-  The Finished Mystery  It is the posthumous work ol Pastor Russell, whose writings for over forty years have taught that th^ Bible  revealed the world war would commence in 1914. The correctness of his interpretation is manifest to all.  The Finished Mysiery throws more light than any book yet written on  Present Conditions, Their Real Causes and the  Time 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.  Pape's Diapepsin. is noted for its  speed in regulating upset stomachs.  It ia 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 is to suffer from indi-  ger.tion, dyspepsia or any stomach disorder caused by fermentation du" ''o  "xcessive acids in stomach.  come  All Thinking Men Should Have It������No One Can Afford to Be Without It.  It is thf First and Only hook that makes clear every part of the hitherto hidden prophecies of Revelation and Ezckiel, and in so doing, shows what part the  Catholics, Anglicans, Methdists, Baptists,  Presbyterians  and all other church denominations have played in tbe world's history, and what part they   have yet   to  peroral.    It further reveals the part  Labor and Socialism  Have played in the grnat world drama  Tbe book comprises b\)'l pages mid is wrll bound   Order Now���������The price is   but  Si 00   postpaid.     We  would be pleased to supply upon rMpiest Price List covering nil our publications.  THE INTERNATIONAL BIBLE STUDENTS ASSOCIATION  113 DONALD STREET, WINNIPEG, MAN.  ��������� _  - .nuiLWWIU ������IfJ If-ULI   ssnsssra^^ ,aiu*u.2'i .1 ���������-ui/.a,"  ..as-7.i,--r-',0--t'-i'.'.  '''^ "**  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. C.  New^ of the City  ������  R. Campbell has sufficiently recovered from the effects of his recent  surgical operation to again open his  office for business. Besides specializing in farm lands, Mr. Campbeli  states heis prepared to write up life,  fire, automobile and accident insurance. His office will be in the Odd  Fellows building, near the post  office, which is now undergoing re  pair.  0. Frett, general storekeeper for  the Great Nor.hern Railway company at St. Paul, Minn., and J. S.  Chapman, manager of the com  pany's stores at Marcus, were in the  city this week on business in connection with the turning over of the  road by the government to private  ownership.  H. L. Mackenzie and Miss J; M.  Barlee, both of this city, were married in Holy Trinity church on  Wednesday, Rev. P. C. Hayman  performing the ceremony. Mr. and  Mrs. Mackenzie are spending their  honeymoon at ChriBtina lake.  terday took ten men to Lynch Creek  to work in the Rock Candy mine.  The property will resume ore shipment next week, and twice~a week  trains will hereafter be operated between this city and Lynch Creek.  LIFT CORNS OR  CALLUSES OFF  Doesn't hurt!    Lift any corn or  callus off with fingers  The elder Mrs. Plant suffered a  paralytic stroke yesterday. It is  stated that the attack was not of a  very serious nature.  t  General  purpose  horse  for sale;  weight about eleven nubdred;   willing worker and good driver;  sound  Apply E. F. Laws.  FOR SALE���������Six-room house,  one block from post office;  very  central;   good business;  location;  easy terms.   Apply  Sun office.  Those wishing neat sign  painting  j   Silverware  and Jewellery  In great variety  I  9   K^^JLH.    ������^-     ^_y^*9  "Quality Jewellers"  Bridge Street, - Next Door B. C. Telephone Office  Fine Watch Repairing a Specialty  Don't    suffer!      A    tiny    bottle    of  Freezono costs but a few cents at any  to   ornament   their   business places i arug store.   Apply a few drops on the  should  call   on  W.  P.  O'ConDOr, a    corns, calluses and "hard skin" on bot-  on  returned soldier,  E Spraggett came down from the  Hock Candy mine on Saturday, and  has been epending the week with his  family here.  Local Agent Lowman, of  Great Northern, is confined to  home this week by illness.    "  the  his  "CASCARETS" WORK  "WHILE YOU SLEEP  torn of feet, then lift them off.  When Frcezone removes corns from tho  toes or calluses from the bottom of feet,  the skin beneath is left pink and healthy  and   never   sore,   tender   or   irritated.  Fop  Sick   Headache,  Sour  Stomach,  Sluggish Liver and Bowels-  Take Cascarets tonight.  Mr. and Mrs W. F Merrill, of  Winnebago, Minn.,'were visitors in  the city on Monday.  The Kettle Valley line train   yes-  Furred Tongue, Bad Taste, Indigestion, Sallow Skin and Miserable Headaches come from a torpid liver an.l  clogged bowels, 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   enjoyable time IS assured.  nauseating.     A   Oascaret   to-night  will j fi������nflp-iMi 'SI   Art  give your constipated bowels a thorough j gentlemen &1. UU  cleansing and straighten you out by  morning. They work while you sleep���������  a. 10-cent box from your druggist will  keep you feeling good for months.  "AND  ENTERTAINMENT  in the  Davis Hall, Friday, March  26th, at 8 p.m.  Under the auspices of the  U.F.OFB.C.  Everybody  is  invited.   An  Including Refreshments  Alan P. Mudee,  President.  Important Notice!  ^Department of jf inance  ������ommiort of Canctui  Should be Filed  at Once!!  All persons residing in Canada, employed in Canada, or carrying on  business in Canada, are liable to a tax on income, as follows:  Every unmarried person, or  widow, or widower, without dependents as defined by the Act,  who during calendar year, 1919,  received or earned flfiOO or more.  CLASS 1  Forms to be used in filing  returns on or before the  31st of March, 1920.  Trustees, executors, administrators, agents and  assignees must use Form  T 3.  Employers making a  return of the names and  amounts paid to all directors, officials, agents or  other employees must use  Form T 4.  Corporations and Joint  Stock companies making a  return of all dividends and  bonuses paid to shareholders and members during  1919, must use Form T 5.  NOTE.���������IndiviciunU comprising p:irt-  norahip mu/it filo returns in their individual cnp-ioity on Form T 1 or T 1 A.  PENALTY  Every person who is required  to make this return, who fails  to do so within the time  limited, shall be subject to a  penalty of $10.00 for each day  during which the default  continues ���������and all such penalties shall be assessed and  collected from the person  liable to make the return in  the same manner In which  taxes are assessed and collected.  All other individuals,  who during calendar year  received or earned $2,000  or more.  Time Limit  All persons in Class 1, as  shown hereon, must file on  or before the 31st of  March, 1920.  All persons in Class 2, as  shown hereon, must file  on or before the 30th of  April, 1920.  Every corporation and  joint stock company, whose  profits exceeded $2,000  during the fiscal year ended in 1919.  General Instructions  Obtain Forms from the  Inspectors o r Assistant  Inspectors of Taxation, or  from Postmasters.  Read carefully all instructions on Form before  filling it in.  Pre-pay    postage   on  letters and documents forwarded by mail to Inspectors of Taxation.  Make your returns  promptly, and  avoid  penalties  CLASS 2  Forms to be used in filing  returns on or before the  30th of April, 1920:  All individuals other  than farmers and ranchers  must use Form T 1.  Farmers and ranchers  must use Form T 1 A.  Corporations and Joint  Stock companies must use  Form T 2.  PENALTY  Every person required to  make a return, who fails to do  so within the time limited,  shall be subject to a penalty  of twenty-five per centum  of the amount of the tax  payable.  Any person, whether taxable  or otherwise, who fails to  make a return or provide  information duly required  according to the provisions  of the Act, shall be liable on  summary conviction to a  penalty of $100.00 for each  day during which the default  continues. Also that any  person making a false statement in any return or in any  information required by the  Minister, shall be liable, on  summary conviction, to a  penalty notexceeding $10,000,  or to six months' imprisonment or to both fine and  imprisonment.  Address of Inspector of Taxulion for ihis District:  VANCOUVER, B.C  1  R. W.  BREADNER, Commissioner of Taxation  Tire and   repairing   shop,  complete   with   equipment,  $750. Price includes build  ing and lot. Splendid chance  for energetic man.  S. ,T. HULL  Real Estate and Insurance  am   pi  reduced to \S an acre; second-class to  (3.60 arr acre.  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.  Records will be granted covering only  land suitable for agricultural purposes  and which is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. ^  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  five years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  . Records without' permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes improvements to extent of  ���������300 per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in  less than 5 years, and improvements  of $10.00 per acre, including 5 acres  eleared and cultivated, and residence  of at least 2 years are required.  Pre-emptor heldlng Crown grant  may record another pre-emption, if he  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land, c-  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling resi-  ���������       and imProvem������nt conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  leased by one person ear company.  Mill, factory or industrial sites on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; oonditions include  payment of stumpage.  Natural hay meadows inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of on*-half of cost of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price, is made.  PRE-EWPTOR8'      FREE     GRANTS  ACT. ;  The scope of tiua Act la enlarged to  include ail persona Jotefaig and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The  time within which Ihm heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-eoswtor may aDDlv  for title under thtaTct is extended  from for one year from the death of  such person, as formerly, until one  year after the conclusion of the present  war. This privilege to also made retroactive.  _ No fees relating to pre-emptions are  .due or payable  by soldiers on    preemptions recorded after June 26   1918  Taxes are remitted tat five years  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August  4, 1914, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions  Interest on agreements to purchase  A������,vn.,0������ city lots neld ������y members of  Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired  direct or indirect, remitted from enlistment to March 31. 1920.  SUB-PURCHASERS   OF  CROWN  LANDS.  Provision made for issuance of  Crown grants to sub-purchasers of  Crown Lands, acquiring rights from  purchasers who failed to complete  purchase, involving forfeiture, on fulfillment ot conditions of purchase interest and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may  be distributed proportionately over  whole area. Applications must be  made by May 1, 1920.  GRAZING.  Grazing Aot, 1919, for systematic  development of livestock industry provides for grazing districts and range  administration under Commissioner  Annual grazing permits issued based  on number* ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form AxKoeiations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits  tor settlers, campers or travellers, up  to ten head.  e  Job Printing at The Sun office at  practically the same prices as before  the big war started.  The Sun is a $2  at SI per year,  newspaper sold  BOOT   REPAIRING  T  A KI  I'uiror  buol.  your   repuirs to   Arinson, sboo   ro  The    Hill).    T.ook   for  the   Bis  Good  Priii tixij  rj^HE value ^ of well-  printed, neat appearing stationery as  a means of getting and  holding desirable business lias been amply  demonstrated. Consult us before going  elsewhere.  Wedding invitations  Ball programs  Business cards  Visiting cards  Shipping tags  Letterheads  Statements  Noteheads '  Pamphlets  Price lists  Envelopes.'  Billheads  Circulars  Dodgers  Posters  Menus  And commercial and  society printing of every  description.  Let us quote you our  prices.  New Type  Latest Style j  Faces  THE  SUN  Columbia Avenue and  Lake Street  TELEPHONE  R101  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture  Made  to Order.  Also Repairing of all Kinds,  Upholstering Neatly   Douu  R. G. McCUTCHEON  WINNIPEG AVENU0  'if  mimNmMammmawAiimiimyiJtB

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