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 ������Ij>tW.i<YA,',U-I4-1������.'<1>i<i4*������Mm u  A  S   /'  I)  sgss^bp'T$l .  Kettle Valloy Orchardist  19TII YEAR���������No. 2  GEAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY,   NOVEMBER 7, 1.919  "Tell me what you Know Is true:  I can guess as well as you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  Victory Loan Canvassing  Committee Expect to  Reach the Objective  Figure Next Week  Lically the Victory loan campaign  is progressing favorably. The sub-  cicriptiona have now reached $40,-  000. This is a gain of ������25,000  during the past seven days. The  members of the canvassing commit-  teo are working hard, and they expect to reach the' objective next  week. A number of districts in the  province have already gone over the  top, and this fact should be an in-  c:htive to Grand Forks' to do likewise at any early date..  STANDING   OF PUPILS  The following is the-standiug of the  pupils of Grand Forks Public School,  in order of merit, as based upon  tests  for September and October:  principal's class  Thelma Hutton, Grace Graham,  Freddy Cooper, Clarence Donaldson,  Orville Baker, Lawrence McKinnon,  Boyd Nichols, Raymond Brown,James  Needham, -Jeanuette Reaburn, Mar-  Kidd, Jack Miller and Eunice Hill  equal, Alice Ryan, Clfford Brown,  Harry Boyce and Anna Crosby equal,  Evelyn Stafford, Clara Brunner and  Joseph Bishop equal, Irene Frankovitch, Charlotte Luscombe, Kenneth  Campbell,-William Screbneff Winnie  Ross,' Ruth Eureby, Elsie Nelson,  James Lane, Leonia Reed, Mae Cros  by, Nellie Allan, Jennie Jewell.Edith  Reid, Mary Miller.  DIVISION II.  Class A���������Alberta McLeod, Hardy  Griswold, Wilbert Cannuff, [ye Wai-  dron, James Otterbine, Hilda Smith.  Elizabeth Otterbine, Ji-dF Ryan, Mark  Dumpier, Eioward Boyce Herbert,  Heaven, Katie VezzettijGlidys Arm  son.  Class B���������Kathleen Mulford, James  Clark(RuthLaram'i,BertieScott)Nellie  Young, Lizzie Gordon, Jennie Allen,  Emerson Reid, Rita Niles,James Pell,  Pearl Brau, Laura Hunt, Herbert  Clark, Regina Frechette,Clarence Ma  son,   Lillian   Brown,  Joan   Smythe, !  Hazel   Waldron,   Ida   Cannuil",  Elsie'  Liddicoat,    Ruth    Hesse,     Alphon.se  Galipeau,.   Mary   McDonald,     Edna  Luscombe, Kenneth Murray,Margaret  Bruno.  division in.  Junior Third B���������Isabelle Innis,-  Gordon MdCallum, Hazel Nystrom,  Vera Bickerton, Harry Cooper, Edith  Clay, Lillian Mudie. Janet Bonthron,  Abafia Svetlisheif, Ernest Hadden,  Earl Fitzpatrick, Jeanette Kidd,  Gertrude Cook, Francis Crosby,  Dorothy McLauchlau, Louisa Robertson, Vera Lyden, George Manson,  Lome Murray, Lucy Teabo, Stuart  Ross, Lloyd Lane, Henry Reid,Frank  Christian, Fred .. Galipeau, Bessie  Harkness  Junior Third A���������Earl Petersen,  Margaret Ross, William Foote,Edna  Reid, Elton Woodland, Winnifred  Savage, Wallace Huffman, Ethel  Wiseman, ��������� Francis Gordon, James  Shannon, Pauline Mohler, Rupert  Sullivan; Louis O'Keefe, John Staf  ford, Kenneth Massie, Arthur Hessie,  Catherine Hacking.      '  Steel, Ties, Bridges and  Telegraph Line of Great  Northern Branch Now  Bcin������> Removed  Stephen Klenian, Jack Acres, Helen  Beran, Ellen Hanson, Marjorie Otter  bine, Margaret Kingston, Rita Hut  ton, Evelyn Mitchell, Alice Brooks,  Charles Harkness, Vilmer Holm,John  Gibson, -Clarence Hardy, Clarence  Henderson, Elise Prhdhomme, Clarence Hays, Mlsie* Ogiloff, Peter  Jmayoff, Angelo Colarch, Rena Rossi  Mary Pisacreta, Ronald McKinnon,  Earnest Fitzpatrick, Crawford McLennan, Ruth Boyce,Andy Pisacreta,  John Berry.  division IV.  Senior Third B���������Faye Walker,  James Innes, Margaret Hacking,  Dorothy Mudie, Edith Eureby, Gordon Clark, Vivian McLeod, Lydia  Colarch, Frank Griswold, Edgar Galipeau, Marion McKie, Paal, Kingston,  Alice George, Edna Hardy, EHeri  MacPherson, Peter Padgett, John  Graham, Joseph Lyden, Marjory. Cook  Peter Santano, Blanche Mason, Al  bert Colarch, Maurice Lane, Francis  Larama,DorothvGrey.Phyllis Smyth,  Walter Anderson, Harry Acres,  Charles .Anderson. :  ���������'.Senior ���������Second���������Clarence Truax,  Helen] Mills.rEdith Mathews, Bertha  Mulforcl, Annie Bowen, Marian Ker-  by.Joseph Simmons, Lawrence O'Oon  nor. Arthur Teabo,Arthur Bickerton,  Dorothy Heaven^ Alice Wilkinson,  Charles Shannon.  hivision v.  Senior Class���������Donald" McFarlane,  Paulan Svefclishoff, Jessie Downey,  Margaret Luscombe, Grace G las-pel I,  John Adams, Pauline Baker, Donald  McKinnon,- Francis Otterbine, Jessie  Allan, George Hadden, Eugene Fitz  patrick, Antonio DeWilde, Theodore  Asiinus, John Santano, Aubnrn  Dinsmore, Robert Shannon, Mildred  Ochampaugh.  Junior Class���������Una Hutton, Ruth  Savage, Frauds Rosis, Arthur Adams,  Parma Cooper, Willie Mola, Jessie  Ross, Edmund Crosby, Tom Allen,  Bruce Brown, Harvey Weber, Rnby  Savage, John Kingston, Martha Otterbine, John Dompier, Walter Man  son, Alex McDougaU, Ena Liddicoat,  Herbert Dompier, Wilhelmina De  Wilde, Dewey Logan,   Bennie Ocham  The work of demolishing thp  Phoenix branch of the Great N -rth-  ern railway was commenced last  Monday morning, wheu two carloads of Doukhobors from Manitoba  showed up on the job. Steel, ties,  bridges and the telegraph line will  be taken up and removed to other  points. The work is being clone under the direction of Engmeer B. E.  Grove. The branch was constructed  about fifteen years ago at an enor  mous cost.  /qo-SM   CTAR.M  IT P,U_',  /WHAT   VJITH   FROIT  /   AND    natiK-ETS AND  I    l P.*"3013._ TROUBLES  )���������    Pi   FELLELR-5*   GOT To  : CAriEPuL. what  L   PUT-S.   IMTU   ThE.  LAND-THESE. DA  SAFETY   FIRST  paugh, Glen'Murray, Harry   Nucich,  Grace Brau.  division, VI.  Second Reader���������Thelma Hansen,  Linden Benson, Willie Henniger,  Clarence Fowler, Dorothy Kidd,  Walton Vant, Edna Wiseman, Ed  mund Eureby, Eric Clark, Jigi Mo-  relji, Lilia Frechette, Lloyd Humphreys, Arthur Morrison, Helen Nystrom, Mary Acres. Helen McKinnon,  Daniel McDougaU, Gordon Massie,  Agnes McKenzie.  First Reader-���������Eileen Weber.Laird  McCallum,    Lillian      Pell,     Francis  Shannon, Fred   McKie, Alice  Dacie,  Jean Donaldson, Robina McCut'cheon,  Dorothy Jones, James   Hardy. Annie  McCutcheon,   Frances    Molla,   Arta  Montgomery,      Louise     McPherson,  Francis O'Keefe, Mike Morelli, Wal  ter    Asimus,    Violet    Logan,   Elaine  Burr, Florence Brau. Giiildo Pisacre  ta, Arvid Anderson,   Georgina   Grey,  Delbert Fitzpatrick, Bob Foote,Genes  Rossi. v  DIVISION VII.  First Reader���������Margaret Mudie,  Alice De Porter, Lillian Dunn,Ethel  McKim, Fredessa Lyden, Jean Clark,  Elizabeth Moovboer, James Miller,  Alick Hobbins, Eugene McDougaU,  Walter Ronald, Norman Cooke, Roy  Walker, Charles Robertson, Ruth  Webster, Lee Morrella, Clan Clark,  Murdock Morrison,Owen Clay,Gladys  Hill, Beverly Benson, Roy Cooper,  Nellie Berry.  Second Priruar���������Joe Molla, Lily  McDonald, Edith Patterson, James  Adams, Ernest Danielson, Euphernia  McCallum, Bruce Smith, Charles'  Robertson, Anna McKinnon,. Jack  Sale,  Evelina Rossi.  division via.  j Second Primer���������Helen Hansen,  j Gladys Pearson, Charlotte Acres,  'Elizabeth McCallum, Leo- Gowans,  i Marjorie Taylor, Carl Hansen. Mary  | Kingston, Patricia Cook, Bertram  | Lane, Ethel Birr, Margaret Birt.  First Primer���������Jean Love,Catherine  Gowans, Catherine Henniger, Angus  J tus Borelli, Evelyn   Lines.    Raymond  1 Dinsmore J nines    McKolverv,    Ivlna  j Wenzel,   Jean    Grey,    Marie   Kidd,  ! Ralph    Smith,    Mildred     Pattoisori,  John   Klumen,  Ernest Hutton,   Lydia  'Mudie, C'oliu Gr*iliain,Elveru. Colarch,  i Donald Ross,   Ernest Crosby, George  Foote, Margaret Kleiner), Agnes Hob-  bins,     Louis   Santano,    Joe    Nucich,  Cecelia   Miclialec,   Hairy   Anderson,  Laura   Glanville, Harold Lowrinin.  ! division ix  Laura Frechette, Ziliti'i Larania,  Rosamund Buchan, Melvin Gluspnll.  Harold Jackson. Madeline McDougaU,  Rosie Borelli, Wilhelmina Weber,  Jennie Molla, Louise Dompier, Each-  Bickerton, Angus Morrison, Cnrl Brau  Edmond Miller, Bruce McDonald.  Edward    Crosby,    Nora      Christian.  JSews of the City  The quarterly Institute meeting  for the home will lie held in the  farmers' room.at the court house on  Saturday, November 8, at 8 p.m.  All veterans and all new settlers in  the valley are specially invited to  attend this and all susequent meetings, and also all members are urged  to attend and to discuss ways and  means of making the regular meetings even more interesting and instructive than in former years.���������  Claude C. Heaven, Secretary.  PROSPEROUS YEAR  Occidental Company Has  Shipped 47 Gars of Fruit  From the Valley This  Season  .. O. Gustafson, of Phoenix, has  been awarded the contract to carry  the mail from Greenwood to Phoe  uix tour days per week. The CP.R.  carries the mail into Phoenix semi-  weekly, thus giving the camp a  dnily service  It must be very embarrassing to  be courting a young girl,; buy her a  diamond ring, have your' plaps laid  or the wedding, and then to have  your wife turn up, all the way from  the old country. This happened locally last week.  A family named Korous, consisting of father, mother and eight children, who have "been giving provincial at Grand Forks considerable  trouble of late, were deported on  Mondav last.  The Occidental comoaoy will finish their fruit pi-ck in this city this  week. The corn p.'. ny has bad a very  successful season, having shipped  forty-seven cars of fruit up to date,  which is exclusive of the three cars  which were burned when the packing house was destroyed by fire.  Manager Wood will return to Ke-  lowna in a week. He expresses the  opinion that the business done here  this fall will justify the company to  resume its operaiions in the valley-  next season.  THE WEATHER  The  following  is  the   minimum  and maximum temperature for each-  day   during   the   past    week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Laws' ranch:  Max.    Min.  Oct.    31���������Friday   37 32  Nov.  , J ��������� Saturday  3S 21  2- Sunday..  23 14  3���������Monday!  35 21  4���������Tuesday.  35 21  5���������Wednesday.. 29 14  6    Thursday  33 12  Inches  Snowfall...      3.5  A meeting of those interested in  curling will be held at the city hall  on Tbur.-d.iy, Novprnber 13, at 8  p.m.���������S S. Hull, Secretary Curling  Club.  EARMERS:  Iu the case of farmers, and  others who ' do not receive  returns until the end of  season, hank managers are  empowered to make loans  against the 1919 Victory  Bond issue for the period of  one year, without requiring  periodical reductions to be  made in the  interim.  BUSINESS MEN:  All business men may finance  their Victory Loan purchases  through their local bunk, up  l.o at least 90 per cent, of  their purchases, without impairing their ordinary credits  with the bank.  ���������**> \,  <f/  **.  JC*-**"  1 *j?  ij  , ������*  \  \  A  P. \V. ROIjaSMFK!,!;.  'rrwisiii'-i' l'ru\ iiu-l.-il (.''iii.u.   '.i.-������.-  EMPLOYEES :  All  bond purchases of employees  may  he    I'iiiaii'^'d    }-..-   iii'-  employer through his local hank, up to 90 per cont. of t-v-  amount of the purchase.    "Weekly or    monthly    payinc-nis u .   ���������  account of purchase may be arranged through ili<* ei'ipi'iy-'-'.       i  INDIVIDUALS: |  Anyone may purchase 1919 Victory Bonds on ten monthly in- j  .-���������lalruents, by paying 10 per cent., and fill in cr out an  insta! |  tnnnt card.   These cards are handed to the bank specified by i  the purchaser, and the payments during the '���������en-month perk.-;  paid in to the bank.  POWER OF LOCAL BANK EXTENDED:  Vv arrangement hctv.-crn the Finance Minister and the f'any-  diai: Banker.*-:' A'-'soeialioii, it is ('nini,Mincod that where branch  managers have a loaning limit for their branches, such liniil.*-  .'ire fo be disregarded insofar as ihpy may be affected by  advances to finance 1919 Vic lory Loan subscri fit ions.  EVERYONE CAN AFFORD A BOND!  .-J THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C  '������bj- (&mnb $atkx S>un  AN  INDEPENDENT  NEWSPAPER  G. A. EVANS, EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES--PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  One Year (in Canada and Great Britain)............... SI.00  One Year (in the United States) ....   1:50  Address all communications to  The Grand Forks Sun,  ] EOKK.101.R' Grand Forks, B.-C  OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 1919 ...  GET IN ON THE GROUND FLOOR  "Victory Bonds Feature Markets," was a  newspaper heading which summarized the previous day's dealings on the Montreal stock  exchange on October 16. The item went on  , to say that Victory bond transactions had totalled nearly $2,255,000, at premiums for long  terms bonds ranging between 3 and 5 percent,  while for short term issues the premium was  between 1 and 3 percent. Transactions in 1933  Victory bonds alone reachtd a shade less than  $1,515,000 at a premium of 3| per cen*}.  A more extraordinary proof of the soundness of Victory bonds as an investment than  these figures for a single day in the financial  metropolis of Canada could conceived. Bear  in mind that_ the trading took place on the  eve of the flotation of a large new issue���������the  1919 Victory loan. Were there the slightest  lack of confidence in the gilt-edged character  of the investment, the prospect of a new bond  issne would tend to depress the market. On  the contrary it has boomed it. The reason is  plain. In the great money markets of the  world Canadian bonds are regarded as the  safest and most remunerative security available to the ordinary investor. The new 1919  loan gives a chance for everybody in Canada  to get in on the ground floor, as they say on  the curb.  have to be abandoned, iu whole or in part, it  will be because the Canadian with money to  invest (however modest in amount), fails to  realize the present paramount duty of subscribing liberally to 1919 Victory bonds.  ifz  :=^  Conservation of our resources, was never so  necessary as today. During the war we were  necessarily wasteful, as all considerations of  expense were subordinated to one supreme  object. But this waste not only can not continue; it must be made good so far as possible.  If the experiments now under way in both  Canada and the United States should prove  successful, and the cost not be prohibitive, a  large development is to be anticipated in connection with the protection of forest lands by  means of aircraft.  There, must be some illicit stills on the  moon. Lately the moonshine has been visible  to the naked eye.  Looting After tfie Cliildren's Eyes  Several weeks of long winter evenings are ahead of us. With the  use of artificial light, it is a trying time for the eyes. If slight defects already exist, a dim or unsteady light will greatly, aggravate  the situation. This is particularly true among children, whose vitality and power of resistance is much lower than grown ups. Inflamed lids, styes, headache and watery eyes are almost sure indications of some sort of eye trouble. If your child has trouble with  his eyes,-bring him in and let us examine his eyes.  A. D.MORRISON ,BffSrr  ^  J  Golden Thought for the Day���������Every  Column has an End.  Forward  BRITAIN STILL ON RATIONS  ��������� As most people are aware, Great Britain is  still on rations in respect of many of her most  important articles of consumption. What does  this mean? It means clearly that there is still,  nearly a year after the war closed, a large un-  supplied market in the motherland, of which  Canada produces the necessary surplus of  meat and grain to meet. It means a wide  open opportunity, so soon as shipping is restored to something like normal conditions.  Canada is one of the countries which the  motherland naturally wishes to favor In her  purchases, but in order to continue as our best  customer she must continue to look for such  vast credits as were made possible by the Victory loads of 1917 and 1918. In keeping the  motherland on our books we are assuring ourselves of an ample outlet for all that we have  to sell. And what is true of Groat Britain is  true of European nations which are anxious  to buy from us, but which the exigencies of  the present situation compel to ask for credit  also.  If these credits, which  mean a great and  profitable  trade  for the  Canadian'producer,  Toronto, Nov. 5.���������[Special to The Sun.]���������  The chairman of the Dominion executive, of  the Victory^ loan today made the following  comments on the success of the campaign to  date:  "The campaign is now practically half finished. The success to date has been due in  large measure to the fact that investors who  have so far purchased bonds have bought more  than they did in previous loans. The fact  that experienced investors, large and small,  have subscribed early and have taken  more bonds than ever before, indicate that  they recognize the attractiveness of the Victory loan as an investment as well as appreciate the patriotic necessity of cleaning up our  war and maintaining Canada's prosperity.  "The total subscriptions reported so 'far aggregate $208,000,000: It must be remembered, however, that this amount includes a very  large proportion of the big subscriptions available, and in order to make a success of the  loan it will be necessary, as in previous years,  that the medium and smaller subsetibers  come forward in great numbers. In the rate  of interest carried by the bonds, namely b\ per  cent, is the same as on the loans issued in the  dark days of the war, all of which are selling  at substantial premiums. As an investment  this loan is particularly attractive from the  standpoint of the small investor, and one of  the gratifying features of the campaign has  been the readiness with which the employees  of industries have taken the loan where they  had the experience of buying  previous loans.  ���������'This is Canada's final financial war effort.  It is not only good business, but good patriotism, for every Canadian to become the owner  of a Victory bond. Let every man and woman  in Canada buy bonds to the limit of their  ability and probable savings of the next ten  months."  10 CENT "CASCARETS"  FOR LIVER AND BOWELS  Cure   Sick    Headache,   Constipation,  Biliousness, Sour Stomach, Bad  Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  No odds how bad your liver, stomach  or bowels; how much your head aches,  how miaero,ble you are from constipation-, indigestion, biliousness ana sluggish bowels���������you always get relief with  ���������Cascarets. They immediately cleanse  and regulate the stomach, remoro the  sour, fermenting food and foul gases;  take the excess bile from the liver and  carry off the constipated waste matter  and poison from the intestines and  bowels. A 10-ccnt box from your druggist will keep your liver nnd bowels  clean; stomach sweet and head clear for  months.    Tliey work while yon sleep.  The Victory Loan Son<$  Sing a song of Victory Loan  Pocket full of bonds.  Opportunities are golden,  No patriot desponds.  When tbe Loan is all subscribed  Tbe bells begin to ring.  Isn't that the joyful news  To cable to the king.  Those wishing neat sign painting  to ornament their business places  should call on W. P. O'Connor, a  returned soldier.  Sheet music, vocal and  mental, 15 cents, at the  Store.  instru-  Singer  TAKES OFF DANDRUFF,  HAIR STOPS FALLING  Save your Hair!    Get a small bottle  of Danderine right now���������Also  stops itching scalp.  Thin, brittle, colorless and scraggy  "hair ds mute evidence of a neglected  ecalp; of dandruff���������that awful scurf.  There is nothing flo destructive to  the hair as dandruff. Ifc robs the hair  of its lustre, its strength and its very  life; eventually producing a feverish-  ness and itching of the ecalp, which if  not remedied causes the hair roots to  shrink, loosen and die���������then the hair  falls out fast. A little Danderine tonight���������now���������any time���������will surely Bave  your hair.  Get a small bottle of Knowlton's  Danderine from any drug store. You  surely can have beautiful hair and lota  of it if you will jint try a little Danderine.   'Save youi hair!    Try itl  Of all present-day Sewing Machines.  Why buy" 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-Strateisjustthe machine you want.  Sold on easy monthly payments by*  oMiller Col Gardner  Complete Home - Furnishers  e. V.MEGGITT  Farmers' Exchange  Real Estate.     Farm Lands and  Fruit  Orchards for Sale.  Headquarters for Fresh Ftuits.  Employment Office.  Bridge   Street,  Next B.   C.  Telephone    Office  DEALER IN  POLES  POSTS  RAILROAD  TIES  Grand Forts Transfer Company  DAVIS 8 HANSEN, Proprietors  City Baggage and General Transfer  Goal and Wood For Sale  Office at R. F. Petrie's Store  Phone 64  Quality of Telephoning*  A smile comes naturally when we meet  our friends and acquaintances faces to face  in our offices, in our homes or on the  street. And why should it not when the  wires of the telephone bring a caller to  us?  Make your hello greeting genial, an answer that tells just who is talking, and a  tone that reflects both interest and attention.  TELEPHONE COMPANY, Ltd  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern Rigs  and Good  Horses at All Hours at  the  Model Livery Barn  M. H. Barns, Prop.  Phone 68 Second Street  P. C. PETERSEN  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND DEALER IN  Office !  F. Downey's Cigar Store  First Street  ^���������,lU4������������������JJi... J^kJS!  'lilMUIMIIJUMiillL'illMiMll w^.uL..  ������..,vi������1i-t-^****-i'-w-'<*^''^*-W^  #j*i*.#^������������jj^^,^-.r*-.  ****-:���������  *G*  October 31, 1919.  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  F  4 .Victory Loam Message  ���������<ls  w:-^!1/'?:'^  ������i!lll  II  TELIS is the sixth. War .Loan  floated in Canada since  the War broke out.  It is the only War Loan  floated in Peace times.  Surely it is the duty of  British Columbia to show her  gratitude for Peace, and to tlie  'Soldiers for what they have  accomplished.  This is a Peace Loan and a  War Loan combined, and,  therefore, it should more  readily be oversubscribed than  any of the former Loans.  Onr Soldiers have wade  their sacrifice. It is now for  us at home to make ours.  British Columbia has never  Failed to answer a patriotic  call.  She will not fail now!  W. TT. MALTCTN,  Chairman, iToviacI.-il (..'ou-'-iia'.H-.   I  !  The Victory Eoan pays wages���������sustains trade, commerce,  and agriculture.  More  Tlian  He Expected  On a railroad station platform on  Christmas eve a woman had a great  deal of trouble.with one of her two  children���������a boy of seven   or  eight.  A man who sat on a seat near her  put up with the boy's tantrums as  long as possible, and theo observed:  "Madam, that boy of yours needs  the strong hand of a father."  "Yes, I know it," she replied;  "but, you see, his father died when  he was six years of age, and I have  done my Best to get another man,  and failed. May I take your remark  as a proposal?"  The man fled.  "It's just as wrong to gamble  when you win as when you lose."  "Yessuh;" asserted Mr. . Erastus  Pinkley. "De immorality is jes' as  great, but de inconvenience   ain't."  Lawyer���������Did the the defendant  go home in the interim?  Witness���������-No, sir. He went home  in a taxi.  Buying Victory bonds make men  happy, wealthy and wise.  A". Victory Loan Message  5,'S:-*?'?*!/:*>C:'*:%  |p|i||if!  *���������*���������&>���������*'  z&mm'  mm--  KTO soldier who fought ia  ���������?��������� .-* France and Flandci-s with  the Canadian Corps was doing  his full duty unless he was at all  times'.prepared .to go the limit;  to pay with his,, life, if there  was need of it, for the victory  of the principles he was fighting foi*. No one who stayed at  home does his today unless hc  is prepared to give up his last  dollar if it is required to discharge Canada's debt to the  men who, by fighting for her,  were-disabled for life; to the  widows and orphans of her  glorious dead; and to the rc-  tnrned men who need work  provided that they may reestablish themselves and their  ���������������������������rimes. Canada's honor to her  ������������������wit sons is at stake with the  ���������'"���������'���������eess . or failure of the  Vietoiy Loan. '  Canada must net fail!  VICTOR W. ODLUM,  "flrlg.-Gener.-ii.  Vice-Chairman   Provincial  Corniuittcc-.  ? 1 Cv-*-w  W  s%  JZ\  c*.  ������  J  Ik  ix^  .N.  y~  nfc  'h  m.  Js:  Canadians !-- ,  This is a call-to'National Service-  The Victory Loan 1919  which opens to-day.  \  V v  \;  yj  "IIJTOU -9re citizens of no mean country.  "-*"' Canada is a tai**.', free land.  Canada is yoar country.  Canada���������now���������has need to borrow from you���������Lend:  Lend without restraint of politics or fine distinctions of creed or party.  The leaders of th.*.t pel:deed parties endorra the Loan.  It is CANADA that as^s:  And wiry���������  To clean up the last of the War's commitments and expenses;  To establish beyond all question the capacity and credit of your country;  To care for the wounded and maimed soldier;  To finance the bonus of the returned soldier already paid;  To enable the fruits oi*' Victory to be garnered;  To ensure the propperity of you, her citizens.  The guns cf war are silent���������������������������but they are not yet cool.  The Victory Loan 1919 is a War Loan.  Canada's book  of war is  gloriously written���������make  this, the closing chapter, a  worthy one.    The responsibility is yours.    LEND I  617  FND������  sua! \SL?   o  ���������msm  ���������//  .25  cX  -1*0  See Official Prospectus  on anal her page.  Issued by Canada's  Victory Loan Committee  in co-operation with  the Mintsler of Financ*  of Hie Dominion oj Canada.  f/h\2<  fffT**'- THE   .SUN.,    3RAND   FORKS,   B. C.  October 31, 1919.  MW-ffi.?'**-r-^--? "?r<"3 T^3"--}, *-3* *35\. *-Ef  /������^3   "S**-?*. '('f'Sv  >*!f3,6i  iydro-E.  lectric Power  ul Power  Commission Carrying' on  Development Work  at Niagara.Falls-���������A Second,  Panama Canal  Operating tho largest shovels In  the world, .and reversing the flow of  a river, the Hydro Electric Power  Commission of Ontario is carrying  on an enormous engineering project  at Niagara Falls, practically without the use of steam.  There are many startling phases to  this work, which is the largest  engineering feat attempted in tho  Dominion of Canada, and the biggest  engineering job at present being  carried on in the North American  continent.  In order to get water to the new  power house which will be erected  just abov* Queenston, the Coin-  mission will utilize four and a quax-  ier    miles    of   the   "Welland    River,  men present a striking picture. The  weary householder painfully feeding  the furnace, shovel by shovel, from  tlie ton or two of; coal, his winter's  supply, will marvel at the enormity  of the ek-cti-ic: shovels which pick  up from eight to ten tons of  material, lift it 70 feet into the air  and deposit it into waiting cars, all  within the short space of 40  seconds.  Trains, hauled by electric locomotives, convey the mud and clay to  the dump at St. David's. The boulders and rock from the canal are  borne away to the stone crusher on  the cliff above Queans-ion, and. converted into material for roadways,  raihoad roadbed and ripnp which  will   line   tho   <-hn**o������   nf   *i->n   canal.  "j  ELliCTRIcT TRfUH BEING LOADED   f  causing t.i.o s--:i-- ,.:h fti*-.p"i to -io*"  . ���������l-aikva* d an 1 lo t^-.e water from  th-2 N:r. *;ara liivor insiia:! cf emptying into it above, the Fa!!.*-*. Connecting  with the. "VV'ellandMl.iver  is  a> power canal, stretching from  Queen JLon aud-'encircling the city of  Niagara Falls, Ont., which wiil be  eight and a Quarter miles long when  completed.  The original survey for the  Niagara development was made in  1914, and the construction work begun in May, 1917. The commission expects to have -the new plant  in working order in 1922. "War conditions handicapped tho engineers,  but this year's operations were begun  on a* gigantic scale. A trip over the  right of way will impress the observer with the vast scope of the  undertaking which, in its completed  state, will cost approximately $27,-  01)0.000.00.  Two miles above the brink of  Niagara Fails a steam dredge is  gnawing away at the channel of the  "Welland Itiver, removing in generov.3  chunks the river bottom and a portion of Hog Island, which guards the  entrance to this historic creek. The  lone dredge and its attendant tugs  are the only pieces of equipment engaged on the entire Niagara development which are not owned by the  Hydro-FJIcctrie Power Commission.  They, with six or seven switch  engines, are the only apparatus in  use on the development which require   steam   in  their   operation.  Even the drills employed on the  rock deposits of the canal right of  way are operated by air, electrically  co :n;>r-.-.**.*������������������& d. A mile or two inland a  huge clamshell swung from an  aerial cable way, drops into the river  and then eir.ergDS, bringing with It  generous bites from the river bottom, which are deposited on the  river bank at the foot of the tower  from where the operator directs the  activities of the c!am:-*r.ell. Deposits  of earth and clay along the north  bank of the river reveal the effect-  ivrr.c---* of the cl*un:-'i .-li in this par-  tic;ii'.ir   portion  of  the   dov-j'.npniDnt.  A >*'������������������<< rt ride from Niagara Falls  over new ro-'.dways built by the  commission from crushed limestone  removed from its right of way,  brinir.-s one to the canal proper,  whe-rr- the activities of huge electric  shovels, electric trains and gangs of  1>-2 s'.or.-*- crusher, which has a  capacity of 4,000. cubic yards, is well  wor.li a visit. The rocks��������� fro:v> the  excavations, are cast into a trough  opening into ' gigantic steel . jaws  which grind and munch, breaking  the largest pieces into smaller bits  that are carried away on a belt conveyor. A series of crushers reduce  the rocks to a form where they may  be utilized for building purposes and  stored for future use.  Fifty-five miles of railway, all electrified, and tapping five trunk linos,  are required in -the construction  work on the development. On this  railway the commi*j**ion ha3 in operation more electric locomotives than  any railway system in Canada. At  present 2,000 men are employed on  the big job. These men are houc-d  and fed by the commi*3ion. A surgeon, an ambulance and a hospital  maintained by the commi-rrion aro at  the disposal of the employees in c--.Ee  of accident. The adoption of the  newest safety devices has minimized  the clanger of accident on the development, and the commission has  devoted a great deal of time to safety  first propaganda in order to safeguard the men in its employ. About  2,500 acres, or 50 per cent, of the  lands acquired by the commission  for its right of way, have been converted into farms, and the produce  from the farms is sold to the employees of the commission. The commission maintains its own telephone  system on the development, and it  has connections throughout the province. Garages, machine shops and  office buildings line tho right of way.  By establishing its power house at  Queenston the Hydro-Electric Power  Commission is enabled to take advantage of the full drop of both Niagara Falls and the Gorge, a total  drop of 305 feet, affording 100 per  cent, more electric power from the  same amount of water. The largest  electric units in the world. 55,000  horsepower generators, will bo installed in tho power house, to produce electrical energy for distribution  throughout the  Province of Ontario.  This great work is a striking example of the big vision and Initiative  of Sir Adam Beck, under whose direction the commission carries on its  functions. This work is one which  gives the people of Ontario just  cause for pride in achievement.  Discriminating  Two political candidates were discussing the coming local election.  "What did the audience say when  you told them you had never paid a  dollar for a vote?" queried one.  "A few cheered, but tho majority  seemed to lose interest," returned tho  other.  "I hope your littlo never tells a  lie."  "I don't know. I do know that  at times he tells a lot of ���������jmbarradsin-.;  truths."  if you are concerned about the  fin uro welfare ol" Canada, buy a Victory Bond and make it a sure thing.  Don't forget the future of your  children. Lay a goon foundation  with a Victory  Bond.  Would you lend a soldier $50 if  you Ur-uw it would yiivi- Ins life? Buy  Victory Bonds and beep tlie military  ������������������oH'iitals   up.  If you   appreciate  a  good   invest-  n-(.>���������;: yon will buy ������������������  Victory Bond.  Vou   il������ ct'ivL-   no   one   but   yourself  -.������������������!���������)<.������������������* >������������������     say you ..v.u't au'eid a Victory  L'-u'.i.  CANADA'S FUTURE  DEPENDS ON LOAN  Steady   Employment   and   Prosperity  Hangs  on   Victory   Loan.  Canada's future prosperity 'depends  to a great extent upon the success of  the Victory Loan. No country can  exist upon trade within its own boundaries. Canada counts on the trade  with Great Britain and other allied  countries to keep the flood of good  times in the country.  The surplus products of the farm  and the factory find their way across  the seas.   The re-venue of the farmer  and   the, manufacturer is  dependent  on this trade relationship being sustained.    The   employment   of   many  hands   depends   on   the  orders   that  come to tlie firm..    The pay envelope  only comes with steady employment  Great   Britain  and  overseas  conn  tries are still desirous or continuing  trade    relations,    but,    overwhelmed  with   war   expenses,   they -must    b-a  given credits for the time being. The  farmer and  the  manufacturer  must  be paid for their products and manufactured articles in cash.   Therefore,  Canada must finance the proposition  to keep the tide of commerce coming  this way.     But in order to have the  money on hand to do this great thing,  Canada must borrow from her people.  The Victory Loan offers bonds to  subscribers paying 5-yfc  per cent, in-  teiest.     The   guarantee   behind   the  Londs makes them an absolutely safe  investment.    Victory   Bonds   are   accepted as collateral at any bank, and  cm  easily   be  turned  into  money  at  a  profit,    it is then to the interests  oi   every  Canadian   to  subscribe   for  all  the Victory  Bonds he can, for it  is profitable, it is patriotic, and it is  accessary   for   the   continued   pros-  ;j--rity of the.country.  CANADA  NEEDS MONEY  Wuv   Expenditures  Still   to   Be  Met  From   Proceeds  ot   Victory  Loan.  The war is over and won; but Canada's main expenditures for war will  not be complete until well on into  1920. The $610,000,000 raised last  year has all been spent, $400,000,00-0  having been largely devoted to soldiers���������to maintaining them, bringing them; home, providing the necessary medical services, training them.  Most of the balance of the loan was  lent to Great Britain to enable her  to buy our surplus products. And  money is still necessary ��������� for soldiers, for providing markets, for our  surplus products, for the needs of  reconstruction. And that.is why another Victory Loan is necessary.  Canada still needs money, and needs  it badly.  A  Good Investment.  Speculation is one thing. Investment is another. The majority of  citizens want an investment, not a  speculation. And they want a safe  investment. Victory Bonds fill that  requirement as does no other investment. Because behind every bond  there is the national wealth of Canada���������a wealth so great that it staggers the imagination.  Canadian Bank Clearings.  That Canada is well able to support the Victory Loan is clearly  shown by the Canadian bank clearings for the current year. They .indicate that the year's total will exceed $15,000,000,000 compared with  $13,776,000,000 in 1918. And the  year's total clearings should be three  times those of 1909.  Must Subscribe More.  Dividing the people of Canada into  ���������hreo classes ��������� the comparatively  ooor,   the   moderately   wealthy,   and  lie   very   wealthy ��������� it   would  seem  nat if contributions to the Victory  i-oaiis  constitute service  to  the na-  iou, the moderately wealthy class is  .uirdiy doing its share. Of the money  lut.scribeU to the Victory Loan 1918,  ���������.-.vo hundred and seventy-one million  loihus were in bonds of $5,000  .uui under, ninety-four millions in  ootids of between $5,000 and $25,-  .HiO, and three hundred and one millions in bonds of $25,000 and over.  Be  true  to yourself.   Buy  Victory  Bonds.  Vou did it before.    You can do it  again.    Buy  Victory Bonds.  Canada pledged her last man and  her last do-lar. Redeem that pledgo  in  Victory  Bonds.  If the lighting were still raging,  you wuuldn'i -hesitate to buy Victory  ���������jowls.  To make the Victory Loan a suc-  i-css ia a national obligation. It may  be that you are the deciding factor.  A Victory bond is every bit as  good as money in the bank and it  pays more intere^i.  tlie Steady  Isn't the news of your  store something like the  news of the whole city?  There is news every week  in Grand Forks ��������� some  weeks more than others-���������  but every week there is  news.  Isn't there news in your  store every week? Isn't there  something to advertise?  "Your customers are shopping every week. Aren't  you losing many of them  the weeks you do not advertise?  It's the steady trade that  counts with a store���������it's  the steady advertising that  brings the steady trade.  RESOLVE���������To use newspaper space regularly, and  be sure it is in THE GRAND  FORKS SUN, the paper that  reaches the most consumers  in this valley.  ' >  ���������"n-*-  ers    Want   to   Hear  From   You   Every  Week  mtmramnmm ���������'���������AtgL. ..*;. '  THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.  (,,'  Ancient History  News Items and Comment Which  Appeared in The Sun for the  Corresponding Week Eighteen Years Ago  The first locomotive  for the   Re.  public &, Grand Forks arrived in   this  on Monday, November 4.  Provincial Road Superintendent  H. C. Killeen and Smith Curtis, M.  L.A., arrived in the city on Saturday.  James Newby was the first subscriber to The Evening Sun.  W. H. Dinsmore is erecting a  dwelling house on Columbia street in  Columbia.  Tho action of the city council of  Grand Forks at an adjourned meeting  held on Friday night in resolving to  enforce the anti-gambling law was ii  thunderbolt in the prociricts of the  tin homers and boosters.  The dispatches tell us that the assassin Czolgosz was not ouly -'electro-  . cuted on the 20th ult., but that his  body was dematerialized by she application of acids, and that everything  he touched about his prison was  burned, which was a display of the  frenzy similar to that.which led to the  death of Mr. McKinley. -  The Ingram-Muir Co., which is doing a successful wholesale business,  has ������6000 worth of goods   in  transit.  Work on the spur from   the   main  line of the V., V. & E.   railway   into  Culumbia and to the smelter is .to be  gin immediately. Cross secitoning for  the roadbed will begin Wednesday.  Locomotive No 1 of the Hot Air  line steamed up Tuesday preparatory  to setting her wheels turning. Andy  Daley of Rossland presided at her  throttle.  The gambling tables were covered  in the early part of Monday nigt, and  it seemed as though the gamblers were  quietly acquiescing in. the edict of the  city authorities. -STelson, across the  line, is said to be endeavoring to entice our discarded nimble-fingered  gentlemen to their town.  Provincial Road Supervisor Killeen  was in Columbia Friday. In company  with Mayor Neil McGallum he made  an inspection of the work now in  progress on the government bridge  across tho Kettle river ab the foot of  Columbia street.  There are eighteen.cars of steel in  the C P.R. freight yards for the R  & G. F. railway.  The trial of John W. Considine for  the killing of William L Meredith  lias begun at Seattle. Meredith was  jormerly chief of police of   that  city.  Ex Governor Mackintosh has gone  to England. Will he bring back six  million dollars of English capital and  run for the legislature again?  William Lyon Mackenzie King,  deputy minister of labor, will arrive  in Rossland on Satnrday.  Aid. Cusson, of Columbia, has  erected a commodious dwelling house  on King street, and is now putting  tbe finishing touches on it.  A painful silence���������when the slot  machine wheel ceases to revolve and  there is no sound of the nickel iu the  cup.  Has the king cancer? And if so, sir.  can the king's cancer be cured, sir?  The first snowfall of the season in  this section took place during the  night of Nov. 2. While our readers  are as fully aware of the fact as The  Sun is, this explicit statement is  made for future reference. History  compilers find the columns of news  paders welling sources of information  and ' authority upon matters of the  past.  Let The Sun shine in your home.  His Portion  The British workingman came home  late on Saturday evening. His face  was red, his voice suggested jollity,  and there camo no welcome jingle  from his pocket,  "Oh, I've had a fine time!" he said.  "I've been to an Empire meeting It  was grand!''  He ceased speaking, and there was  an ominous sileuce. He look round  suspicionsly.  "What's the matter with supper?"  he said, angrily. "Ain't it roady  yet?"  His wife, who was sitting peeling  potatoes, and trying to keep a crying  baby at the same time, rose slowly  and handed him the infant.  "Here," she said, "take hold of  your bit of Empire while I fry the  potatoes."  'F you have $100 in the Savings  Bank it will pay you 3 per  cent interest, or in fifteen years,  $45,00.  F you take that money out of  >ank and invest  it in Victory Bonds, Canada will  pay you 5% per cent, interest on  it, or in the same time, $82.50  Issued by Canada's Victory Loan Committee  in co-operation with the Minister of Finance  of the Dominion of Canada.  624  E*-*g*aa*a**^^  Hugh W. Robertson  REAL ESTATE  and Financial Agent  Binmli CIV.tv.: Royal  Bank Bldji  GEoKGfi C. EGG  in charge  DOMINION LANDS.  FARM   LANDS OUR SPECIALTY  Nelson       GRAND FORKS  Trai  Inerease in Kale of Interest.  1JUHLIC NOTICE is hereby *j-lvor* tlmt in  -"- accordance with the provision.-' of an Act  to amend tho I'omii-iu-i l.tuuls Act, passed (it  tho lust Socsion of I'lirHiinierit, unit commc-iie-  inp-from the 7th .Inly, 1U19. where iiMorest is  chargeable, the rato of Mich interest on nil  iu.-v. transactions in connection with Dominion Lands shall be six per centum per un-  ti���������.iin ; also that from tho 1st of September,  J9I9 the rate on all o.ordlie instalments in  ponnection with both past and future trans  actions will bo increased to seven per centum  per annum.  15y order,  L. PERKM'A,  oooretnry  Department of the lutorlor,  Ottawa, AiJKUf-t'JiJ, I'll'.i.  Yale  Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty  o  yt  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FORFINE PRINTING  BOOT   REPAIRING  T  AKK  your   repairs  to   Armson, shoe   re  l-aiicr.     The    Hub,     book  for   the   JWk  liwol .  P. A, Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yam-: Ilona, Iwi.-st Stkkkt &^W*iJlK*.*4>*iHtilUJf&'t'Vii*~^*   ''  THE   SUN,    GRAND   -FORKS,    B.C.  - -  I   ^     t,    ~I*T^fc TUT* . -ET   ~T ������    -���������������   -TT -Wk   T -W~**������  /*-*������/���������    ^1 "  *<  My office is in  the front  of   Massac's  Tailor Shop, and I will foe glad to--have...  .listings of FARM LANDS.'  If   you arc in  the  market, this   is the  time to make your listing.  ROBERT CAMPBELL  Notary Public  Mrs. Ii.-Wright and son   left  on  S3 ������? s  Id Amsmfmanfs-  ISiews of the City  Mrs. W. H. McMillan and two  sons arrived in the city tccl-iy from  Alberta. Mr. .McMillan rec titly  purchased a fruit ranch fiast of town  Tuesday for Toronto, where they  will visit Mrs. Wright's mother, who  is iil. Tliey intend to remain in tbe  east until next--spring.  Wm. Patterson went up to Lynch  and   tbe-family   will   make   their \ Creek on Monday,  home here.  R. Sinclair Smith, of C-eston, was  Robert    Lawson   is   in   Kenors,  a visitor in the city this week.  Man.,   on business   in   connection  with bis fruit shipments.  Hiii'vey Hum-sen made  a   hunting  trip up 'he North Fork tbis week.  Tuere was a decrease in   tbe  cus |    toms receipts for October  owing   to      Ii   L Mackenzie returned   on Fri  the closing of the  office in Phoenix day from a three mouths'  visit   to  as an outport. ; England.    Mr.   Hetherington,   who  ~���������  i has bad charge of his office   during  Mrs. VV. J. Galipeau is visiting her hig  absencei   has  turned   to   the  husband in Trail.   Mr. Galipeau   has Ci)aq-  a contract for   laying  cement   side- ���������-���������-  walks iu that town. !     J   D- Hunter returned   onTuet,-.  ' day from Creston. ' ���������  .   ''  George xVkeis, rancher, was   taken  from Graiiu Forks lo the New West- i  minster  insane asylum on Saturday  Victory Lear-  last by the provincial police ;     Between Wa:  ���������.,-���������1' *P  ace.  Mis-s Stella   Dounan, former   ma- ��������� Agrit-uMT-ivni . nv,<\    huhisti-ial    V-rns-  tron of the   Giand   Forks    hospital,,       po-/rt.v of (Y.nad.**  lK-p->**'it- on  left for Spokane on Muuday last.       j Success of the- Loan    i     Why is it necessary to have another  Wm. Bonthron returned on Wed-, Victory Loan?    Have you heard this  nesday from a visit to Spokane.  G. B. Garrett left on Wednesday  fur a trip to Vancouver. Mr. Sherman will act as C; F.l-l. ageut while  h: is away.  Two carloads of Doukhobors arrived in the city on Sunday from.  Brandon, Man. They will be cm-  ployed to tear up the Phoenix  branch of the Great Northern rail  way.  Some papers that feed their readers on women's tattle and rnmors  make more fuss over their "nevi-s"  than tbey possibly could do if they  printed real news.  Clarence Varcoe, formerly water  rights engineer here, arrived in the  city on Saturday from Kamloops,  and spent a few days here this week  on business.  L. Walton, of Nelson, arrived in  the city week. He will have charge  of the DomiuiuM Express office  while Mr. Vant vi,--i-s the coast.  THERE IS ONLY ONE  GENUINE ASPIRIN  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Aspirin���������No ethers I  Tf you don't *���������(���������<* the '-Tiayor Cro3s"  on thi; tablets, refuse them���������they aro  not Aspirin at all.  Your druggist jjladly will give you tho  frontline "Bayer Tablets of Aspirin" because genuine Aspirin now is made by  Canadians* and owned by a Canadian  Company.  There is not a cent's worth of German  interest in Aspirin, all rights being purchased   from   the  U.   S.  ("nvernment.  During the war, acid imitations were  pold as Aspirin in pill boxes and various  other containers. But now you can get  genuine Aspirin, plainly stamped with  the safety "Raver Cross,"���������Aspirin  proved safe by millions for Headache,  Toothache, Karnclic, Khetimatism, Lumbago, Colds, Neuritis, and Pain generally.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger  "Bayer"  packages.  Aspirin is the trade murk (registered  ia Canailn), of Bayer Manufacture of  I.Ionoaceticiiciclcf-ter of  Salicylii-aeid.  query?    Or have you asked  itV  The Yictory Loan of this yoar  stands ont as the bridge between Wsr  and peace. The war is over. Our  boys won that. The reconstruction  period is dawning and we at house  must win that.  Much of the money that Canada  is asking for will be needed to cl'^an  up the war debt. The exp;-nses of  demobilization wero heavy, and there  is still much of it unpaid. Now that  our men are back, let il nol he- waul  that we rc-pudir-ted the debt for  bringing rham back.  . The sick and wounded soldiers srilj  in hospitals are esppciiriK lhat Canada will care for them an:! tli-^ir tie-  pendents until they- have be-en returned to health and strength Tho  hospital services innr.i be maintained  at full strength as long as there are  returned  men   nec-dis'is-  intention.  Many men through disability are  unable to return to their pre-war  occupations. The Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment is doing a fine work in training returned  soldiers in trades and professions  that they can earn a living at. and  is following up the training and seeing that they obtain remunerative  employment. The maintaining of this  branch of reconstructive service call3  for much funds, and the Victory Loan  will be used to pay for it as well as  the other purposes.  ii.i.i":- mi.: *!���������;: .i.- r::' Land Settlement Act, enough money is lent to  raturned soldiers to enable them 10  buy and stock a farm. This money  will be repaid at a low rate of interest. The soldier is Ihus givni a  chance ro re-i-nstate himself in civil  life, and production is given a boost.  Of the total amount of the forthcoming loan, $24,000,000 has been  apportioned to finance these soldier-  farmers.  Pensions to the disabled und dependents of cnVi glorious dead, as well  as the authorized graiuities wiil be-  other items on the exp-. n:-;*- sl-e.-i  These are some of the obligations  owing lo the returned soldier who  is   now   in   health.  The maintaining nf Canada's prosperity is an important reason why the  Victory Loan should be a smashing  success. The money is needed to  liitance the credits lo overseas coun-  t.ri.������������������.'; m iIihI ihey amy continue their  trade, relations with us. If Canada  iiaiiiinl, give those credits other countries will, and then Canada vill lose  all that groat overseas trade that has  been tlie mainstay of our agricultural  and   indiiMriiil   life  for so  long.  As an Inv'-slnient Victory Bonds are  eminent.' Paying n Vz per cent., selling above par on the open market,  and guaranteed by the Dominion���������  what further reason can you have  for hesitaiing? Tlie Victory Loan  191*} ought lo be oversubscribed,  and all right-thinking citizens wi-ll do  their utmost to see that such a result is oblaineil.  Minimum price of first-class land  reduced to $5 an acre; soeond-class to  J2.50 an acre. ,...  Pre-emption now conflfred to- surveyed lands only.  Kecords will be granted covering only  land suitable for agricultural purposes  an-d 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-emptoi* in occupation not  less than 'J years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, bo-  cause-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 eacli  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannc-t be obtained in  less than 5.year's, and improvements  of $10.00 por acre, including 5 acres  cleared and cultivated, and residence  of at least 2 years are required.  Pre-emptor holding 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.  v  Unsurveyed areas,  not exceeding 20'  acres,   may   be   leased   as   homesites;-  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding 6-10 acres may be  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or industrial sites on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; conditions include  payment of stumpage.  Natural hay meadows inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price, is made. ���������  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE      GRANTS  ACT.  The scope of this Act is enlarged to  include all persons joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The  time within which the heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-emptor may apply  for title under this Act 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 is 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 for five years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, duo and been paid since August  4, 1914, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.  Interest on agreements to purchase  town or city lots held by 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 of 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 Act, 1919, for systematic  development of livestock industry provides for grazing districts and range  administration under Commissioner.  Annual grazing permits issued based  on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  to ten head.  &  END STOMACH TROUBLE..  GASES OR DYSPEP*  "Pape's Diapepsin" makes ciok, so1  gassy stomachs surely feel fine  in five minutes.  If what you just ate  ia figuring ���������*  your   stomach   or   lies   like a   iir.n;,  lead,   or   you   belch   i*a&   and   erne;.,  sour, undigested food, or have a fec*'.-  of dizziness, heartburn, fullness, nan..--:  bad taste in mouth  and .-tumnch-hea  ache, you can get relief' in live iniinr-  by neutralizing acidity.    Put an oik!  '  such stomach distress now 1,-v ;;ettin*  large fifty-cent ca-e of Tape's Diap--*---'  from   any   drug   stu:-       Vou  realize   :  five minutes how ne���������il-f;*!* :; '���������:��������� to .-��������� *;'���������'���������'  from indigestion, dy*-p.'p<*'>, or my *���������*.��������� '���������  ach disorder caused ������������������;>- '.���������������������������;"' f'T-v.-.-ntn'iv  due to excessive acid :.v- ������������������',ot:i,'-'1.>.  f Ml  elry- and Silverware',-    '  Everything* tluit-..can'.please and, charm yonr friend.  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