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 ..-^ c % ft. - a  /r-^-V'-'1-  a  Vl  1>  e Vall@y Orchardist  17TH YEAR���������No   31  GRAND-FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY, MAY 31, 1918  $1.00 PER YEAR  The Fire Chief Is Granted  a   Small   Monthly  Salary  Mayor Acres and Aid. Harkness,  McArdle, McCabe, McCallum, McDonald and Schnitter were present  at the regular meeting of the city  council on Monday evening.  A communication was read from  ��������� the city council of Toronto, asking  the council to endorse a petition to  the federal government to submit  to the electorate at the next general  election an amendment to the .British North America Act providing  for the abolition of the senate of  Canada. The council deferred action on the communication.  A communication from the secre-  lary of the school board and the  caretaker of the school, asked permission to use the city water one  whole day per week for watering the  ���������school garden, and also to be allowed to sprinkle the school lawn  outside the sprinkling hours when  required. They- stated the water  would be used as economically as  possible. Referred to waterand-light  committee, with instructions to report back to the council.  The chairman  of   the  Water and  light committee reported in favor of  paying the chief of the  fire  department   a salary   of  ������15 per month,  commencing with the   1st   of May.  Ou motion   of   Aid.   McCabe,    the  ���������"recommendation'was* approved.  The chairman of the   health and  relief committee   reported  that the  old buildings in the rear of the city  hall had been removed,  but a lot of  rubbish which had .been   left" made  the premises unsightly. He re'ebrn  mended that the chief of  police   be  instructed to make the owners clean  the premises.      The   recommendation whs   approved. . He   also   reported   a    Chinaman's  premises on  Main .street to  be in an untidy condition.  Matthews Bros asked permission  to install a gasoliue pump at the  odge of the sidewalk in front of  their garage on First street. The  request was granted.  The council spent the balance of  the evening in committee of the  whole considering the weights and  measures bylaw. The committee  rose and reported progress, and the  council adjourned.  COO prisoners and - tremendous  amounts of booty in cannqn and  materials.  Reports, both official and unofficial, are that, while continuing bis  efforts to widen his salient, tbe  enemy appears to be turning the  main direction of his movement  westvyard, doubtless with the intention of.capturing the railroads to  Paris. The push southward to the  Marne is an attempt to cut the Paris-  Challons line, in the opinion of military critics here. i  HAS MILLION MEN  OVERSEAS NOW  Morlcy Miller, Aged 8, Receives Injuries Which  Prove Fatal  Chicago, May 30. ���������Senator James  Lewis Hamilton said in a speech  here today that the United States  now has one million soldiers in  foreign lands and that by December  ] it will be numerically equal to  that of England.  The American navy, the senator  added,has 150 warships nEuropean  waters and 50 others of a war chai-  acter under constructiu. There are  400,000 men in the navy and by  October 1 there will be 500,000.  News of the City  Charles Mudge last week received  the first letter from  his son, Corp.  Monty   Mudge, since   he   has   b?eii  interned in Holland..    He says he is  in   good  health   and is very glad to  getaway from  Germany, although  it is rather hard to get used to^free  dom after   three   years'    imprison  merit.'   The   Hollanders  try   to do  their best for the interned   soldiers,  and they   are   very   hospitable,   but  food supplies are not of   the   best  It is expected   that   conditions   will  improve  shortly,   when the   wheat  supply reaches the country from the  United   States. . George. Fitz   and  Sergt. A. Potentier are afso interned  in   Holland,   after   spenting   three  years in German prisons.  Pte. A. VVilson, of Phoenix, who  was trained in this city and went  overseas with one of the early contingents, was in the city yesterday-,  being on his way to Phoenix to visit  his parents for a few days, after  which he vyill return to the hospital  in Toronto. Mr. Wi son lost his  left hand and the major portion of  his teeth by German shells at tbe  front.  ENEMY RATE OF  PROGRESS DWINDLES  In the police court before Judgp  Cochrane on Saturday a Phoenix  man was fined $50 and costs for  having intoxicating liquor on his  pprson at Christina lake on Empire  day. Another man, also from Phoenix, was fined $10 and costs for  having too much liquor  inside   his  A pathetic motor truck accident  occurred at 4:40 Wednesday afternoon midway between the C.P.R.  freight sheds and the West end passenger depot, as a result of which  Morley Rogers Miller, aged S years  and G months, died in the Grand  Forks hospital two hours later.  The lad was riding on P. C. Peterson's motor truck, and was seated  by the side of Mr. Peterson, who  driving the car. At the point stated  above the boy got out of the seat  and crawled onto the side board or  steps and jumped to the ground.  Iu landing in the soft sand, he is  supposed to have fallen on bis face  in front of one of the hind wheels  of the truck, which passed diagonally over one of his shoulders and  the upper portion of his back. Mr.  Peterson was driving the car and  looking straight in front of him,  therefore he did not see how the  accident happened, and no one else  saw it, but the details' are "supposed  to be substantially as stated above.  Alter the truck had passed over  him, the boy jumped to his feet, but  ne fell to the ground again almost  immediately. He was hurriedly  conveyed to the Grand Forks hospital, where an examination by Dr.  Kingston showed that his spine had  beeu broken, and it was apparent  that there was no chance of saving  his life. He never spoke after the  accident,and after lingering between  life and death for two hours he  passed away.  The tragical death of the little  boy is regarded as a purely accidental one,und no blame is attached  to the driver of the truck. The car  was running on low gear at the  time, and as the road is very sandy  at the place it "is not likely that the  speed was over three miles per hour.  The victim of the accident was  the son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank J.  Miller, who are pioueers of the city,  Mr. Miller being the senior member  of the firm of Miller & Gardner.  The lad was unusually bright,' always standing near the head of his  class in school, and much sympathy is being expressed by the citizens for the parents in their great  bereavement.  The funeral from the family   resi  Toyama .swarm with these little area  tures, and fishermen go out with  special nets to catch them.  When en ugh in the meshes the fish  omit their light and cause the nets to  sparkle as if charged with electricity.  The people regard the sight as wonderful, and rush in great excitement  to see it. Pleasure boats are in demand on those occasions, and it is a  favorite courtesy to invito a friend to  an evening of entertainment in watching the sparkling cuttlefish.  SPECTACULAR  WAS THE FIGHT  On tbe 2Sth three American aviators defeated four German airmen  in a spectacular -battle over the  American lines in France. One  enemy plane was destroyed and the  others were driven oil'. The fight  raged fifteen minutes The machines  were constantly maneuvering in a  brilliant manner. Just before the  Germans fled the wings of one German plane was entirely shot away,  the body dropping like a  plummet.  Ground Bcin������> Broken for  Mill���������Many Men Arc  Employed  News of the City  The frost last week was, from all  reports, rather freakish. In some  orchards it is said to have done considerable damage to fruit and tender  vegetation, while at other places not  even the .tender tomato plant was  injured. No damage is reported  from the lower part of the valley.  When the full eflVct of the frost is  ascertained,it may possibly turn out  to be a: blessing, by automatically  thinning the fruit.    The   cold   snap  The Canada Copper corporation  has been engaged for two weeks in  breaking ground for the concentrating mill at its Copper mountain  mine, the big raise from the deep  tunnel is nearing a point half way  to the upper level, and railway grading is in progress between Princeton  and the mill site, according to a  statement made by Oscar Lach-  mund, general manager of the company, in Spokane last Monday. The  railway is being built by Coniractor  Tierney for tho Kettle Valley line.  "The mill will have a floor area  of 140 by 300 feet and will be composed of two units of 1000 tons  each," said Mr. Lachmund. "The  plans contemplate the addition of  units as conditions warrant.  "The raise is up 300 feet and  lacks 450 feet of the upper level.  Raises are proceeding in ore fiom  the upper level.  "We expect to engage in diamond  drilling from the lower  level   dowi.-'  ward, as we have reason   for   belief  that additional ore may be developed  there.  "A steam shovel is at work on tlie  railroad grade and Contractor Tierney has let subcontracts for the per-  that district.  The Red Cross dance at Christina  is said to have been quite  severe in  the Okauagan valley, and   reports of I formauce   of   grading between   the  considerable   damage    comes   from   town and the mill.  Men are at work.  '���������About 130 men are employed in  the mine and 100 at the mill, including those in tbe employ of the  Summerland Lumber company,  which is cutting material that will  enter into the construction of the  ooncentrator." But there are ^'places  for more men. The eost of board  is 81.20 a day and the going wage  is paid."  ���������y  lake on the evening of Victoria di  added about 6100 to the funds of  the society. The attendance notwithstanding the rather bad weather  was over an average one. Tbe Red  Cross executive wish to take this  opportunity of thanking the musicians, whose services were contributed, and also the ladies who  were good enough to tag the gentie-  men as they entered.  UNCLE SAM'S PLAN OF  SOLDIERS' INSURANCE  Lawrence Folvik, aged 6 years,  who was in the city last Sunday  with his father, R. Folvik, employed  at the No. 7 mine, crawled to the  top of Observation mountain in the  afternoon and raised the Union Jack,  which had fallen down. The little  lad made the trip all alone, aud he  had lots of energy left whim he returned to his hotel.  dence on Garden street at  3   o'clock  this afternoon    was very largely at  THE WEATHER  Provincial Constable Stanfield.  London, May 30.���������Tonight's news  from the Battlejield of the Aisue  is  more  favorable,   inasmuch as   tbe  allies .are holding the enemy ou  the      The  following  is  the   minimum  two  flanks  at  Soissons  and Reims j and maximum temperature for each  person.    Tbe   arrests were made by i tended.   An impressive service was  held, and there were many beautiful floral offerings. Interment was  made in the Fraternal cemetery.  A Marine Firefly  and the German rate of progress has  been slowed down.  The danger is by no means passed,  however, and hot fighting-continues  along the whole front, especially to  the southward, gthej Germau official  statement claiming that they are  fighting their way to-vard the Marne  from Fere-en-Tardenois.  Accouling to the statement, the  enemy claims to have captured   35,-  day   during   the   past    week, as re- J     The bay of Toyama.   Japan, is   the  corded by the government thermom- jM(.ene of  a pecui;.ir plienomeuon  that  eter on E. F. Laws' ranch: \ , ,    ..       ,    ,, .  occurs each year in  April   and    May.  .>..   The   cause of it in an almost limitless  3$ swarm   of   cuttlefish    that   shine like  ,32  glow-worms.  More than 1,000,000, or about 92.  per cent, of the men in the military  and naval service of the country  have taken out war risk insurance.  The total amount of such insurance  is more than ������14,000,000,000, oral-  most half the aggregate amount of  insurance ��������� ������33,000,000,000 ��������� in  force with all life insurance companies in the country, and more  than that of the four largest life insurance companies.  It has all been taken out since last  October at the lowest rate in the  world, costing   for   a man 21 years  May  Mux.  24���������Friday ; 67  25���������Saturday. .... oti  26��������� Sundry  71  27���������Monday  75  28���������Tuesday  80  29���������Wednesday .. 82  30-Thursday  73  34  The first Fordson farm tractor,con  signed to II. C. Kerman, arrived in  the city last Monday. It is a 12-  h.p. machine, and will do the work  of twelve horses. It is very stibstan-j ������W only SG.60 per thousand aunti-  tially constructed, weighs aboutaUy} <"! increasing only 1 per cent  2500 pounds and it can be turned : per thousand per month for each  around on its on length. The price,: additional year of a man's age.  when purchased through the gov-j Insurance experts had estimated  eminent, is about 8750���������not much j tnul, at most, not more than 25 per  more than a good team costs at; cent of the men would take insur-  present. lance and that the highest estimate    of the amount to betaken   was $2,-  The treasurer  of  the  Red   Cross t 000,000,000.    The experts also esti-  acknowledges with   thanks   the   ie-'mated   tbe   average policy   as  not  The fish are tiny, .says a  writer   in   ceipt   of   832.75   from   the Ladies'   likely to exceed S3,000,   whereas   it  ^  the Boston Transcript, and when thev Aid  of   Cascade,   per   Mrs.   Blanch   is over $6,000.  rl,  meet with anything objectionable they j Neil; $50 fr)m   Bridesville   through ~~  Inches emit a wonderful display of phosphor-{'Mrs.    (J. Charlclon,   and   ������15   sent  Rainfall    0.10 c-scenco. Every spring   tho  coasts   of from Uoltern by Mrs   M. Parker.  Leo Mader is engaged   in  mining  operations in Camp McKinney.  ��������� -'\!  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. C.  < .*.  i   i  1   t  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEW3PAPER  w^     ������3HS  57-T  G. A.  EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  of the  electorate   wonld   pronounce against  titles, hereditary or otherwise, and  in  threat-  _ 'miing to resign if his amendment did not carry,  .,'Sir Robert Borden has not strengthened   his   (hold   on  the  confidence and esteem of Can a -  subscription rates���������payable in advance      d'ans.    Some  day  he   may  make  a   similar  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) si.oo tlire,at and the members of the house may call  One Year (in the United States)      1.00   his bluff."  Address all communications to  Tmc Grand Forks Sux,  Pjionk 101 R Grand Forks, B. C  if-  OI'\FICE:     COLUMIUA AVENUE AND LAKE NTUEIiT.  FRIDAY, MAY 31, 1018  The situation on the. western   front during  the  past  two  days has been of a decidedly  critical  nature, and   even now, although the  advance of the enemy appears  to have  been  partially  stemmed, it is sufficiently serious to  cause considerable anxiety for the immediate  welfare of the allied armies.    But slight temporary successes of the enemy will  have  no  bearing on the ultimat0 outcome of the struggle. They will only have a tendency to  make  the allied nations and their armies,  more, determined, and viewed in this light the present  small advance made by the Hun may prove to  be   a  factor  in  shortening   the war.   "Garry  on."    : '���������������������������.'���������   ��������� ������������������������������������:'.���������  ^  It is reported that the severe frosts of the  past two weeks have done considerable damage to the fruit crop in this province. It is  liot thought, however, that the loss will be  very heavy, as nearly all the frozen fruit can  probably be used for making frosted fruit  cake.  So great is the demand for castor oil as a  lubricant for aircraft machinery that more  than 70,000 acres in the United States has  been planted to castor beans, says the Youth's  Companion. Meanwhile little Johnnie and  his Sister Sue-look ���������with marked approval on  the new use to which the oil is put-  Ad vices from many points in western Canada state that the anti-loafer law is proving  effective. The chief of police of Calgary has  been rounding up the idlers and twenty men  were arrested recently. In most casesrthe  knowledge that they were liable to heavy fine  or imprisonment has driven the loafers to  work. The result has been that many men  have been secured for farm vnd other employment.  The Grain Growers'Guide says that the  farmers of western Canada are fully in agreement with thc farmers of the United States  who recently declared that they were not  profiteers and that they considered the price  of $2.20 per bushel for wheat was  sufficiaiit.  The  magnificent  quality  of  the   sacrifice  made   by Canadians on  the western fighting  front is pretty well fixed in  the minds  of all  who   have  followed   the  record  of the war,  says the New York Evening 8un.   The  offer-  iiig-of 10,000 lives at Ypres alone was a glori  ous' deed, but it has been.followed up by  the  steady  support   of   the Dominion  wherever  called upon to carry arms.   Moreover, the,support given by Canadians in Canada is   not   to.  be considered less importaiv/'tlian her faithful  service in France.    We are just beginning   to  ti . o yJ  realize, 'in the United States,-how integral and  necessary a part of the work of war is the industrial and economic and financial work  which is done far back' of the fighting front.  The devotion and sacrifice of the Canadian  people at home has been so great as to command unqualilied admiration. The.ir devotion  has resulted in splendid achievement, and has,  incidentally, brought gratifying consequences  to communities and individuals. In a word, it  has paid them well, both in concrete results  for war supplies of all kinds and in maintaining and bettering the genenal morale of the  ivilu  Our system of eye examination enables us  to correctly fit lenses which relieve eyestrain and eye troubles.  %=  JEWELER AND OPTICIAN  GRAND i?ORKS, B. O.  J>:  "In God's name, what are   eg������s   and  '   tea  Compared with final victory?"  You can read Thc Sun'one vear for  61.00.  '3������arne������8NC������������o*������������������f..e������ ������������������..������..������..������..������.. c..���������������  ������������������D..||..o<iaM4.i|M������������|  5  Cl  111.  EAT LftSS BISEAD  Everybody must work. ��������� Even the small  boy must do his share. In the eyes^ of the  Canadian law, half a loaf is no better than a  whole loafer.  The allies' -wheat supply  is  seriously close  to the point of exhaustion.   There is wheat in  Australia and   India, but these countries  are  both practically inaccessible by reason of the  shipping shortage.    There lias been much talk  of using Japanese vessels to bring  Australian  wheat to America, but the project is problematical at best, and the amount which   may   be  carried during the next three or four months  is necessarily limited.    Part of the Argentine  crop has yet to be moved,-but with 'increasing  demands upon cargo vessels to transport soldiers and munitions to support  the  allies   in  their present crisis, the ships can ill be spared.  One boat on the North American route  is  worth  two operating between   Argentine and  Europe.  South America has not enough surplus wheat to meet the allies' needs, and  besides,   every   time   that  we, by our failure to  save bread and meat,force an allied vessel to no  elsewhere for supplies, we hold back from our  hard-pressed fighting men at least one transport of United States reinforcements.  The allies look to us far wheat and we have  not been giving them tlie quantities they need.  The  British   ministry of food has just cabled  this message: "Wheat imports are notorriving  in sufficient quantities to meet our weekly re-  vuirements. Every effort that can be made in  # Some of the supplies that  the   Y. M. C. A. Canada   to  increase shipments of wheat and  has recently shipped to France show  the  ex- meat will be invaluable."   The British admir-  tent and nature of its service to tlie boys over- ;<'ilty is prepared to provide ships to   move all  seas:  5,000,000   bottles  of "pop,]' 10,000,000 that Canada will spare  "sheets of writing paper, 5,000,000  envelopes,  the Fingers!     j  Says Corns Lift Out j  Without Any Pain {  4  ���������..������..������..������-������............................ ,.���������.....,.,���������., ..���������..,���������;  Sore corns, hard corns, soft corns or  any kind of a corn can shortly be  lifted right out with the fingers if you  ���������will apply directly upon the corn a few-  drops of freezone, says a Cincinnati  authority.   ��������� --:^-: :.���������., -"  It is claimed that at small cost one  can'get'a quarter of an ounce of freez-  one at any drug store, which is sufficient to rid one's feet of every corn  or callus without pain or soreness or  the danger of infection.  This new drug is an ether compound,  and while sticky, dries "the moment it;  is applied and does nnt inflame or even  irritate thc surrounding tisane.  This announcement will interest  many women here, for it is said that  trie present high-heel footwear is putting corns ' on practically every  woman's feet.  V. I. PRIVATE DETECTIVE AGENCY  209 Metropolitan Blcljj., Vancouver  Day Phone: Seymour 4462  Ni|ilit Phone:  Fairmont SOlfi  Head Office:  S12 Hihhen-Bone Bld(i.,  VICTORIA, B. C. . Phone 3412  Bays for The  ^^ Sun' for an  entire year. It is the brightest  paper in the Boundary con .itrv  JOS  DEPARTMEN"  a  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  &  *****&. AND  |  -OFFICE AT R. PETRIE'S STORE'  PHONE 64  "It is Germany," says a German paper,  "that will speak the last word in this war."  Punch agrees, and add, "The last word will  be 'Kamerad'!"  Parliament has decided to limit the bestowal of titles on Canadian citizens, and in future  most of us will have to be satisfied with the  titles conferred on us by our enemies. Considering their source, some of them are not  without honor.  YOU CAN BUY A NEW SINGER  . BY PAYING $3.00 PER MONTH  Old inutilities, any make, taken in  exchange. Repair work done at reasonable prices. Drop me a card and I  wilf call on my next trip, about the  10th of each month.  H. WEBERj   Box 948    NELSON, B.C.  Grand Forks Address: Hotel Province  ^3'fe!  "Z J3 \t&*>- ������J  With   nearly   four   months  until the   next  2,500,000 packages of chewing gum, 200   mo-! wheat crop will be available for consumption,  tion picture machines, 100 phonographs, 2500 this   continent  can   not  send more than 34,-  ihonograph   records,    200,000    Testaments, 000,000 bushels of wheat for shipment  over  !.</���������������/���������> t\r\i\  ...fl,  ,U'.,i���������!���������.!,.i; i:   i         , ',.,..-,<.     ,,.,!<-���������., .<-;,,,>   \��������� n..,.���������,!.,  . 1 ������.u.  .     V .     ..     ..j _   ...   ^,,   ���������   .j   ... .���������      V.   .Jl   H   IJ  I  \���������.  I   I   l.-, - v.-..        ,.   . .   .     .   .   ~   j^ v..   ��������� v^     .    w.  $1.00,000 w-orth of athletic supplies and great seas,  unless  consumption  in Canada and the  quantities of tailet articles and food. | United   States  be  sharply  and substantially      . ! reduced.   That amount falls far  short  of tho  The Ladysmith Chronicle doesn't like titles, 'allies' minimum requirements. It must be hilt says: "There will be many sincere admirers creased, aud the only possible way in which  of Sir Robert Borden who will be disposed to we can do so is to eat less bread and use -less  ridicule the position'he took on the question ' wheat (lour. Our economies in this direction  of Canadian titles. If the question were put; will be the test of our patriotism until the  to a vote it is quite probable that 05 pur cent next harvest,  AND PICTURE FRAMING  Furniture   Made   to  Order.  Also llepairing of all Kinds.  Upholstering  Neatly   Done  R. C. McCUTCHEOlN  WHNlNIPEG avehob  THERE'S A REASON  Our prices are  moderate, because we employ  competentwoi'k-  nien who have  mastered their  trade, and'we'do  have to charge  I'or thc "service"  of hunting up  samplesain specimen  books.  WE PRINT  Letterheads  Noteheads  Billheads  Statements  Envelopes  Business cards  Visiting cards  Posters  Dodgers  Shippingt'ags  Menus  Ball programs  Wedding invitations  Price lists  Pamphlets  Circulars  And commercial  and society=print  ing of every description.  Let us   quote  our prices.  101R  VERY CHEAP  Two  light Three-Spring  Delivery Wagons.  E. C. HENNIGER  p  i  i was  A,  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  Real, helpful, animate service is what the  telephone operator gives. She is trained  to her work, her every movement is made  instinctly as the result of constant practice. Pier efforts are always directed toward giving service; it becomes habit. To  do otherwise, she would have to derange  her daily course of action.  With considerate co-operation on the  part of the subscriber, telephone service  should be well-nigh peifect.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY, LTD  MYSTERY AT  PSYCHIATRIC UNIT  "Who's looney now?" This is the  big question over at the psychiatric  unit at the naval training station at  Great Lakes, 111.  A few days ago Ensign John Snarpe  discovered an ex-sleight of-hand performer among tho recruits in detention. Mr. Sharpe seized the opportunity for some fun.     He  called   the  psychiatric unit, asked for Chief Yeoman Dodds and said:  j "I have a loon I am going to send  1 over. He is as crazy as a bat, so  I watch out for him."  I Then turning to the sleight-of-hand  i man he remarked: ' 'Go over and shosv  them a good time."  When the "loon" appeared at the  unit, Dodds shosved him to a "seat,  brought out the various blocks .and  puzzles and started to find out wheth  0r his patient was born   crazy   or   attained it later.  "Take these blocks"���������Dodds began.  But the blocks had disappeared.  Business of searching high and low,  but no blocks.  Dodds registered consternation, excitement, _ perplexity���������but still no  blocks.  "I think you-will find them'in your  right coat pocket," said the man being examined. And sure enough,there  thev were.  Dodds tried again.  "Nowhere is a picture, look at i  ten seconds and tell me about it."  "Where is the picture? This is only  a piece of paper," said the mystery  man.  Dodds replied, "I gave you a picture."  "Here is what you gave me, sir."  Tho picture was gone. Dodds was  certain he handed it to the sleight-of-  hand man.  "Did you look in the chair, sir1?"  asked the "loon."  Dodds found he was sitting on the  very picture he had just handed the  actor.  Several things disappeared in like  manner until it was suggested that  some one certainly did need an examination���������but not necessarily the  sleiaht-of-hand man.  When he left Dodds was counting  blocks.  Student ol Human Nature  "Did you see the boss1?"  ��������� "No,   bnt   I   saw   a   feller   that's  tendin' office for him."  "Flow did you know he wasn't   the  boss?"  "No real boss would take a chance  on bein' as fresh as that guy was."  CANADA  pUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that, by  the effect of the .regulations of the Governor General of Canada in Council of the 20 th  of April, 1918, and 'the Proclamation of 4th  May, 1918, recently published, every male  British subject resident in Canada, born on or  since the 13th of October, 1897, who has  attained or shall attain the age of 19 years and  who is unmarried or a widower without children  must, (unless he is within one of the classes of  persons mentioned in the schedule of Exceptions to the Military Service Act) report as  hereinafter directed on or before the 1st day of  June, 1918, or within ten days after his 19th  birthday, whichever date shall be the latter.  Such report must be in writing and must give hi3  name in full, the date of his birth and his place of residence and also his usual post office address.  The report must be addressed to the Registrar or  Deputy Registrar under the Military Service Act of the  Registration District in which he resides (see below) and  shall be sent by registered post, for which no Canada  postage is required.  Young men so reporting will not be placed on active  service till further notice. They must, however, notify  the appropriate Registrar or Deputy Registrar of any  change of residence or address.  On receipt of the report an identification card will be  forwarded by the Registrar which will protect the bearer  from arrest.  Punctual compliance with these requirements is of  great importance to those affected. Failure to report  within the time limited will expose the delinquent to severe  penalties and will in addition render him liable to  immediate apprehension for Military Service.  ISSUED BY, THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE,  MILITARY SERVICE BRANCH, this 15th day of May,  1918.  #  NOTE:   The men required to report should address their reports as follows:  ONTARIO���������To the Deputy Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, London, if they reside in the  County of Essex, Kent, Lambton, Elgin, Middlesex,  Oxford, Waterloo, Wellington, Perth, Huron, or  Bruce.  To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Toronto, if they reside in the County of  Lincoln, Welland, Haldimand. Norfolk, Brant,  Wentworth, Halton, Peel, York, Ontario, Grey,  Dufferin, Simcoe, or hi thc Districts of Muskoka,  Parry Sound, Algoma and Nipissing north of the  Mattawa r-.nd French rivers (including thc Townships of Ferris and Donncld.)  To tbe Deputy Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, Kingston, if they rcsi3e in thc  County of Durham, Northumberland, Victoria,  Peterborough, Hastings, Prince Edward, Lennox,  Addington, Frontenac, Haliburton, Carleton, Dun-  -das, Glengarry, Renfrew, Russell, Stormont, Grcn-  ville, Lanark, Leeds, Prescott, or the District of  Nipijsing south of Mattawa ri'/er (exclusive of tha  Townships of Ferris f.iti Bonneld.)  To t';e P.'.';/,isuvir under ihe Military Service Act,  1917, Winnipeg, if they reside in thc Distr\;ts of  Kenora, Rainy River, or Thunder Bay.  QUEBEC-To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Montreal, if they reside in the County'of  Jacques Cartier, Hochclaga, Laval, ��������� Vaudreuil,  Soulangcs, Napierville, Beauharnois, Chateauguay,  Huntington, Laprairie, Argenteuil, Terrebonne, Two  Mountains, Montcalm, L'Assompticn, Joliette, Berliner, Maskinonge, St. Maurice, Three Rivers, St.  Johns, Iberville, Missisquoi, Brorne, Shefford, Rou-  ville, Chambly, Vcrch6res, St. Hyacinthe, Bagot,  Drummond, Richelieu, Yamaska, Nicolet, Artha-  baska, Sherbrooke, and Stanstead.  To the Deputy Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Quebec, if they reside in the County of  Wolfe, Richmond, Compton, Beauce, Bellechasse,  Bonaventure, Dorchester, Gaspe, Kamouraska, Levis,  L'Islet, Champlpin, Charlevoix, Chicoutimi, Montmorency", Quebec, Portneuf, Sagucnay, Lotbinierc,  Mcnlmagny, Matanc, Megantic, Rimouski and  Temiseouata.  To the Deputy Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Hull, if thty reside in the County of  Timiskaming, Pontiac, Ottawa and Labclle.  NOVA SCOTIA���������To thc Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, Halifax, if they reside in the  Province of Nova Sco'Ja.  NEW BRUNSWICK���������To the Registrar under the  Military Service Act, 1917, St. John, if they reside in  the Province of New Brunswick.  PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND���������To the Registrar under  the Military Service Act, 1917, Charlottetown, if they  reside in the Province of Prince Edward Island.  BRITISH COLUMBIA���������-To thc Registrar under the  Military Service Act, 1917, Vancouver, if they reside  in the Province of British Columbia.  SASKATCHEWAN���������To the Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, Regina, if they reside in the  Province of Saskatchewan.  ALBERTA���������To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1S17, Calgary, if they reside in thc Province of  Alberta.  MANITOBA���������To the Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, Winnipeg, if they reside in the  Province of Manitoba.  YUKON���������To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Dawson, if they reside in the Yukon  Territory.  the Steady  Trade to  Yon  Isn't the news of your  store something like the  news of the whole city?  There is news every week  in Grand Fork's ���������- some  weeks more than others���������  but every week there is  news.  Isn't there news in your  store every week? Isn't there  something to advertise?  Your customers are shop-  ping* every week. Aren't  you losing many of them  the weeks you do not advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts with a store���������it's  the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOLVE���������To use newspaper space regularly, and  be sure it is in THE GRAND  FORKS SUN, thepape^that  reaches the most consumers  in this' valley.  J#  The GRANDFORKSSUN  Readers    Want   to   near  From   You   Every  Week Ji iUi.MiaRW:^������**/WliW Ulix  THE   SUN.    GRAND   FOEKS,   B. C.  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buy1 a machine at which you have  to sit in an awkward position, when you  may just as well have one with which it  -is a pleasure to sew? The White Rotary  Sit-Strate is just the machine you want.  Sold on easy monthly payments by"  : CASCADE GIVES  GENEROUSLY TO  THE Y.M.G.A. FUND  Complete Home Furnishers  r-  *SP-  ber of years, has gone to Vancouver,  Wash , where he intends to locate.  Mis wife and children are visiting  relatives in Republic.  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FOBFINE PRINTING  I   I  X^b>  Mr, Lowman has succeeded .4. E.  Melin as agent of the Great Morth-  ern railway in this city.  Chides McKay, of Phoenix, has  succeeded \V. A Baker as manager  of the grocery department in Jeff  Davis & Co 's store.  Mi=s Davis, of Vancouver,  is  one  the recpnt acquisitions to   the  stnff  | of lady clerks in Jeff Davis & Co.'?  The   Consolidated,   company   of store.  News of the City  Trail is reported to be negotiating  for a lease on the fluorspar property  at Lynch creek. The only hitch in  the negotiations appears to be, that  the company insists on a sale  price being put on the property.  . A. E Melin, Great Northern agent  in. this city ior three years, has  gone to Portland, where his wife  and family have been located for a  couple of months.  Jones, Fred.  H. S. Timberlake, the optometrist  and eye specialist, who has been in  the city for about a week, has returned to Summerland.  Tomorrow, June 1, and thereafter, the banking and other financial institutions all over the Dominion will work under new hours.  Tne new business hours will be from  9:30 to.2:30, and on Saturdays from  9:30 to 12 noon.  ' P. B. Freeland, resident minin?  engineer, visiter] Franklin cmnn this  week-. Therp are quite a number of  men at work in the camp at present,  but the summer activity in mining  operations has not, yet set in.  Jefl'ers,  K   Jeil'ers, A. C   Kidwell,  Weyman  King,  Jas   G.  Tt is reported that the Trail smelter has lensed a fluorspar property  at Keller. Wash.  The Grand Forks hotel is beino-  repainted and generally remodelled  on the.inside. !  The shareholders of the Little  Bertha mine held a meeting in the  city hall last night.  Peter A. Z. Pare is moving his  barber shop to the front corner room  Yale hotel building.  Some improvements are being  made to the Yale hotel. The bar,  bsing now a useless adjunct, will be  removed and the temperance drinks  served in a  less  conspicuous  place.  At a special siiting of the county  court in this city yesterday the case  of A. Pi. Barwick, of Bridesville, vs.  J. E Davidson, of Anyox, involving the collection of a'conditional  promissory note, was argued. Judgment was reserved.  The Kettle Vallev line ohansres  to the summer schedule on Sunday.  The   service    between   Nelson   and  About twenty Oddfellows and Re- Penticton wilkbe the same as at  bekahs motored to Phoenix on Mon- PrP8ept> and the trains, will arrive in  day. They attended the unveiling anc] dfiPart frnm this cit>' ��������� the?  of the honor of   the'  honor   roll   of are doing under the   schedule  now  members of Snowehoe lodge who are ln 'orce  serving with the colors. j    |     A compressor  and  other machin  W. A. Baker, who has been in ery will be installed in the Maple  charge of the grocery department in Leaf mine in Franklin camp this  Jeff Davis & Co.'s store for a  num- spring.  sories is now complete.  Our stock  ofbicycles  and acccs-  Our new 1918  Bicyclos can not be heat in finish and quality  Before buying anything- in the bicycle line <>vt  my   prices first.   Don't order out of town. ������ I  will give you close prices, and I only .sell first-  class goods.  SQUARE AND HONEST DEALING. A large assortment of different sqyles of Tires and I'iiIjcm for bicycles and motor cVi-li������< always  m stock. I curry everything in stock in the bicycle line, for both  English and Canadian .styles, and [ have a full equipment of tools for  all kinds ot repairing. 1. also soil first grade of heavy motor cycle  oil.     bend me your bicycle and I wiil see that you are satisfied  I ALSO DO BLACKSMITHING in al! its"branches, Woodwork  Braziii", Oxy Acetylene Welding etc Open on Saturday ni-ht till  10 o'clock.    BICYCLES SOLD ON TERMS.  J. R. oTWOOYBOEI^,  Blacksmith and Bicycle Dealer  Opposite Grand Forks Garage  Hakim Singh...  Ivushal Singh...  Loeseh, Mrs. P.  Loeseh, P. G   Lindbiad,  A   Lavender, \V   .McDonald, J. H   ...  MiMcr, Bruce   Marnsak, S   Matozek,  John   Ming,  Lew    Murray, Stanley   Nakashima, H   JVakata, R    Nakamura,   U   Narjun Singh .'  Phillips, \V. S   Phillips, W..FI   Phillips, Peter,   Page, Bessie   Paulson, Mrs T. Ii..  Palm, K.  H...   Parent, Louis   Ritchie, R   G...   Ritchie, Misses   Ritchie, Robert :���������  Ritchie, Mrs. Robert  Robinson, Mrs  J. R.  Stocker, Geo. K   Sandner, Chas   Segneboen, H  ,.  Stanhope, J   Sale, Leslie   Suburoff, N   Sbikotani, T...  .  Sinjj, Sam    Tsugi, K.   Tolliver, J. W   Thompson, W   B. . . .  Thompson, J. E   Tanizawa, H   Wctztil/Bert   Williamson,  W   White. Russell   Neil, Mrs. B...   Sunder Singh   Daniels, John   Carroll,  Murt   Total collected..  Promised ���������  Basant Singh   Kisha.ii Sii)������h   ���������:$  The citizens of Cascade have made  the following contributions to the Y.  M.O.A. fund:  Atchison, J   Bourke, J   Bacon, W. C   Bond, G   'F   Col bran, R   Carlson, T   Cortin, John   Cameron, Angus   Cooper, T   Choo, S  J   Carlson, John   Collins, H   Dixon, G   Davis,  It   Davis, Mrs. R....-   I< ranson, F   Kukasawa, K   Fugita, K   Grillith,  l'. J   Giegerich, Laura   Graham, W. J   Gray,   W   Handy, S   Hashimoto, J   Hunter, P        Handy. D.G   Holt, W. E   Holt, R J   Iiizawa, Y   Johnson,  D   Jones, Neliie   Johnson,- C. H   2 00  1 00  1.00  1.00  2 00  1.00  1.00  5 00  2.00  1.00  2.00  1 00  LOO  5 00  200  2 00  1.00  1.00  2 50  250  100  1.00  1.00  1.00  1 00  2.00  1.00  1 00  1.00  1.00  1.00  2.00  100  1.00  LOO  2.50  1.00  2 00  1.00  l.Ou  2.U0  2.00  2.00  2 00  l.oo  2 0u  2.00  1 00  2 00  1.00  2 00  2 00  50  2.50  2.00  2 00  1.50  5 00  2.50  5 00  5.00  1 00  1.00  2 00  1.00  2.00  1 50  5 00  1 00  2.00  1.00  1 00  1 00  1.00  1 00  5.00  2.00  1.00  5.00  1.00  1 00  1 00  1.00  2 00  1 00  "Quality Jewellers"  We carry a complete line of Jewellery,Silyerware,  Watches and Clocks. Cultivate the habit of vising our store frequently. A cordial welcome  awaits you, and we will cheerfully show and explain the merits of whatever may interest you.  Fine Watch Repairing a Specialty.  .  Bridge Street, - Next Door B. C. Telephone OHice  Storyettes     [Yale Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty"'  A ������ro������p of soldiers were telling  stories round tho tabic of a. Y M.C. A.  mt, Tho turn of the colonial came  round. "1 have at homo," ho said, "a  pet rattlesnake. I saved its life once  and it seems to realize it. One night I  was awakened by my wife, who had  heard a noise downstairs T gripped  my revolver and stole down. I hoard  a struggle going on in the dining  room. Imagine my surprise when, in  the dim light from the street-,'I saw  my rattlesnake with his body' tightly  wound round a burglar and its tail  sticking out of the window rattling  for a policeman."  nSii^^  A gentleman whose nose had been  lost in an accident was invited to tea  "My dear," said the good lady of the  house to her little daughter, "I want  you to be very particular and to make  no remarks about Mr. J������������������'s nose,"  Around the table everything was go  ing on well. Then the child began to  peep and looked puzzied. At last she  startled the company with, "Ma, why  did you tell me to say   nothing  about  Mr.   J 's   nose?    Ho  any."  P. A. Z. PARE,  Proprietor  Yale Hotkl, Fikst Struct  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours  at  thc    ���������  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Burns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  hasn't   got  Conserving the Apples  "How much cider did you make  this year?" inquired Puttey of his  neighbor, Savall.  "Fifteen bar'Is," was   the   answer.  Farmer Puttey took another sip.  "It's a pity," he said, "that you  hadn't- another apple. You might have  made another bar'l."  ������11  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRANSFER  FOR SALE  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Sture  Tklkphonksj  Hansen's Residence, K38 r������SI MfCO!  THE  When you are in   the   Boundary  Country stay at the  Hotel Province  GRAND FORKS, B.C.  A new brick and marble building,  strictly fireproof, with iron fire escapes  and 200 feet of 2 inchhose. Hot and  cold water; bath on each floor; 52 bedrooms, barbershop, pool and billiard  rooms and sample rooms all under the  same roof.   We cater to tourist   trade.  8154 00  100  1.00  IMPERIALS PARLORS  BRIDGE STREET  WE SELL  Fresfi Tobaccos  GIRLS! WHITEN YOUR'SKiW  WITH LEMON JUICE  ! Make a beauty lotion for a few cents to  remove tan, freckles, sallowness.  Your grocer lias the: lemons and any  drug store or toilet counter will supply  | you witli throe ounces of orchard white  j for a  few cents.    Squeeze the juice of  j two fresh lemons into a bottle, then put  in  tho  orchard  white  and  shake  well.  This makes a quarter pint of tho very  i best lemon skin whitencr and complexion  ; beautifier   known.     Massage   this   fragrant, creamy lotion daily into the face,  : neck, arms and hands and just see how  j freckles,   tan,   sallowness,   redness  and  roughness  disappear  and how  smooth,  1 soft and clear the skin becomes.    Yes!  It is harmless, and the beautiful results  will surprise you.  All Leading Brands of Cigars  W. J.  Soft Drinks  leagfier,  rop.  (Published Annually)  Enables traders  throughout  tlie   world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS ������fc DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being a complete commercial guide to London and Its  suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Roods they ship, and the Colonial  and Foreign, Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Ports to which they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centres of tlie United Kingdom.  A copy of tho current edition will bo forwarded, freight paid, on receipt of Po-ital  Order for S5.  Dealers seeking Agencies enn advertise  their trade cards lor $5, orhirger advertisements from S15.  THE LOflDCS DIRECTORY CO., LTD.  5. Aboliurch Lane., London, E.C.  You can not reach The Sun's  iiuinf-roud rentiers except through  the columns of The Sun.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKK   your   repairs  to   Artnsou, hIioo  ro  pairor.     Tlio    Hub.    Look  for  the   Big  Boot  TUST ISSUED���������Most Complete New War Map of Fight-  c' ing Area in Europe���������a marvel of detail; of special interest to Canadians; every point of interest easily located;  size 2J,x3^r feet, in four colors. Map is embellished with  .Badges Representing all Canadian Battalions. Each map  in cover of very neat design. The very map our Canadian  soldiers will eudorse, and the map that makes the war understood. Progress of armies easily follower). Could not be  prorhiced under two dollars a copy.    It is  Free With the Grand Forts Sun and The  Family Herald  and  Weekly Star of Montreal  Canada's Greatest and Best Weekly���������new subscription  price ������1.25 a year���������every home in Canada should have it.  Don't be without a War Map���������without it, the war is a  niystery.  The Grand Forks Sun  The Family Herald and Weekly Star  and the War Map   I  >  0BW8K

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