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 //.&������  p^wv: i  -Vf-v  OCT ?. 9 1920  C"  Kettle Valley  Orchardist  \0.  L9TH YEAR���������No. 52  GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY,   OCTOBER 22, 1920  "Tell me what you Know is true:  I cnn guess as well us'you."  $1.00 PER YEAR  Monday, November 1; Grand Fork.--,  Tuesday, November 2; Penticton,  Wednesday, November 3; Kelownn,  Thursday iiftprnoim, Novum her'I;  Vernon, Thursday evening, November-1; ICamloops, Friday, .N'ovi-nib'-r  5. He will spe-ik nt Calsra-y on  I Tuesday, November 9; Medicine  Province Gives About 30,-. Hat, November 10; Edmonton,   Nc������  ��������� nAn i-    "/-. '     i r> vember   1J;   S-iskainon,    November  U'oO tor Government L>on ,0 n   ������������������    v        ,     ,-   ,,���������    . ���������  12; Liegina, i\o vember lo;   l-Jr-HulDP,  li'ol.;   Grand   Forks Dis-   November LG; LJ,u"-mi->,. N'lVMiiili.-.  Hi; Iiollni-d, .Man., November 17.  merits with that parly, nnd if possible get the whole united force together with the object of winning  the election.  THE WEATHER  u-ict 14  Foui of  the meetings   which   wili  The ��������� q e ���������>.������������������ the temperance plebiscite uii Wednesdaj was curried out  in un orderly manner and without  un Iiip ��������� xci'eiiienf. 'The wenther was  tine and mi extraordinarily heavy  vote was polled. Thi only surprise  of the day was the large number of  ** absentee voter.-* from other sections  of the'province who cast their votes  b ;re. This provision of the new  Elections act proved to he a good  feature. The vote in this district  was as follows:  Gov Cun.  Brown Creek    21  Cascade : ". .   '26  .Fife :'...  *2G  Gloucester  . . .:     b'  Grand Forks 220  Pa u lsou...........'..'..*      3  Phoenix      7  i be addivt-MHl l>y lhe pi line niiin'Mi r  take place in i he constituency of  Yale, where a hy-electi-m, tn'Ccssi-  tated by the resignation of Hon.  Martin Burrell, takes place shortly.  These meetings will be held at  Grand Forks, Penticton, Kelowna  and Vernon.  Delegates Will Be Elected  to the Nominating Convention oJ! a Candidate  lor liocal Member  Pro.  4  ���������J I  ��������� >  o  ��������� 1  ���������252  Totals :3I5. 301  Majority    14  .These figures will, of course, be  slightly altered when the vole of the  electors from this district who cast  their'ballots elsewhere comes in.  Of the absentee, vote cast in this  district, 73 were cast* in Grand  Forks, 13 at Brown Creek, 9 at Cascade, 3 at Fife, 3 at Gloucester and  (5 at Phoenix, making a total of 107."  .The only spoiled ballots in the rid  five in ibis city-  DATE OF ELECTION  Provincial      Government  Will Appeal   to People  December    1���������Nomina  tions November 10  A telegram received by the  executive of the Grand Forks  Liberal association today from  Hon. J. D. MacLean, provincial secretary, says that the  general election in British  Columbia will take place on  December 1. Nomination dav  is set for November 10.  In other purls of the province  government control and sale of  liquor to lake tne place of the present. Prohibition Act was endorsed  by as sweeping and widespread a  majority as has ever (narked a public contest in British Columbia. The  result-in the whole province gives a  majority of about 30,000 in favor  of a change. In Vancouver '*:.- majority was close to 10,000.  SEED GRAIN  DISTRIBUTION  A meeting of  the  Liberals  in and   around   Grand   Forks  i.s called for Friday* night, October  29, ar. 8 o'lock, in   tlie  Miner's  Union   hall,   for the  purpose of electing delegates  to attend a convention to   be  held in   the   same pluce on a  date to be fixed  upon at  the  meeting.   The Liberal executive wish to notify all Liberal  associations from the different  polling divisions in the riding  to select delegates   to  attend  the   convention,   the  date of  which   will   Libe    announced  later.  The object of the convention is to select in a*, democratic way a candidate to represent the L:beral cause at  the .provincial-election'to be  held on December 1. All those  interested in the cause should  attend the meeting on the  20th inst.  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as 'recorded by the government thermometer on E. I<\ Laws' ranch:  Max  15���������Friday.......  16���������Saturday..  17- Suiul'iy....   .  18��������� Monday......  19 -TuesriiiA-   20��������� Wednesday .  21     Thursday...'.  iOut  -1G  '15  ��������� 45  52  :>i  45  . 4Gr  Afin.  30  27  Rainfall..  32  3S  29  29  S'J  Inches  . 0 29  Hon.   W.   L.    Mackenzie  "'King Says the Issue  Is  NotBetwecn Free Trade  and Protection  -Manitoba, Saskatchewan  and Alberta .Will. Vote  on Bone Dry Proposition Next Monday  Hon.     Arthur  [���������''.\-l>l'l*[*II'N**r.U, FAH.MS .voti:.]  The animal free distribution of  samples of seed grain 'will be con-  ducted as usual at the Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa, by the Dominion eerealist.  Spring wheat (in about 5-lb. samples), white oats (about 4 lb), barley  (about 5 lb.), field peas (about 5 lb ),  field beans (about 2 lb ), Hax (about  2 lb.)  Only one sample can be sent to  each applicant.*  Applications must bo on printed  form, which may be obtained by writing to the Dominion cerealist, Experimental Farm, Ottawa, at any time  a^ter September 1.  As    the   stock   of  seed is limited,  Mei^hcn farmers are advised to apply early   to  Committee Appoin ted to  Formulate Working Ar-  rangemeat With United  Farmers and Liberals  Will   Speak  in    Grand! avoicl disa',P������:ntmc,lt' Tll0SC w,loaf'-  ! plied too late last season are   particu-  Foi'ks Oil the Evening OI  larly requested to send in their names  Mn 'Pinlii>r '^                                j at once, so that application forms may  r                                        j be for.ttarded to them. No application                             I forms will be furnished after   February J, 1921.  Ottawa, Oct,   1G. ��������� A revised itinn     "   erary of Premier Meigheu's   western'     Not a Real Emergency  tour   was given   out   last   evening j    An u,(1(le|.ly S(.0tc|1W0nia'n wns  IU._  The   dates   in   all   cades have beeu JYested one day for stealing from a de-  moved    back   a   week   as from the! part'ment store, says Col. G- T. Deni-  origimil schedule issued  some days  ago. After opening his tour with a  speech at Winnipeg on October 25,  be will travel west.speaking in Moose  Jaw Tuesday, October 2(j. From  there be will jump to Vancouver,  where he will address a meeting on  Friday, October 29. The other British Columbia dates are: Victoria,  Saturday,    October 30; Cbillivvack,  son in an article in the Canadian  Magaziue. When the court opened  the next morning the matron found  the husband wailing outside, and she  advised him to secure a lawyer for his  wife.  "I eunna due that." he replied. "I  carina afford it."  ���������"Your wife told me you had over  two hundred dollars in'tlie bank."  "On, ay, I ken that, but that was  saved up for an einairgcncy."  A meeting of returned soldiers  was held in the G W.V A rooms on  Thursday night for the purpose of  organizing the returned men in support of Col. C. E. Edgett, in the'by  election for "Yale riding, which takes  on November 22.  There was a good aUenda/'ce and  considerable enthusiasm developed  during the meeling. The chairman,  Clinton Atwood, and Ii. Campbell  addressed the meeting, pointing out  tbe duty and also the necessity of  all returned men taking an active  interest in the affairs of the country.  A committee was appointed to interview the United Farmers with  the object of getting together and  working in harmony in tbe coming  campaign with the view of giving  their united support to the Farmer-  Soldier candidate.  At the district convention held in  Penticton  on   the   11th   intt.,   the j  Liberal party decided   to  throw   in  their   united   sUf-rrgth   behind   the,  independent candidate, and in view!  of this the committee   was   also   instructed to make   working   arrange  On Monday next the three prairie  provinces and Nova Scotia will   vote  on   the   question ..of   interprovincial  trade and the importation of liquor.  These   provinces   have   all adopted  prohibitorj- laws so far as they have  power aud are about two vote under  the Dominion statute on   the   question of tbe exclusion of   liquor from  outside.  The Ontario vote on importation from outside tbe province has  been postponed   until  next spring.  There   is   a   practical ' certainty of  three different   liquor systems and a  possibility   of   f< ur   uithin the Dominion next  year.    Quebec:   retains  tbe license system    niih municipal  option, which   impises   prohihiu'on  on    laige   areas.    British Columbia  will authorize   government   control  and sale with the prohibition of pri  vate trading.    The  other   provinces  will have prohibition of   the   liquor  trade within the province and   probably some or all of them  the  statu  tory   condition,   described   in   tbe  United States as bone dry.  Hon. VV. L. Mackenzie, the opposition lender in   the   federal   house,  in addressing an audience   at Kamloops composed largely  of   0   P. K.  employees, dealt with  the problems  confronting   Canada, now   that   tbe  country has embarked so "deeply into  railway   control,   and on the   vital  questions of increased cost  of  com  modities which have been raised by  the recent increase iu rail way freight,  rates.    Mr. King declared  that  the  whole question of   effective   control  of (be operation of charges   by railways was part of the wider and mus!  vital   question   of  the* present tn'tib  costs ot the necessities of life.  As to the tariff issue, Mr. Kii>'t;  asserted that the Liberal pd.-iiion  was clearly defined iu the platl'oini  of the party laid down at the August convention of last year. "It l!-,"  be said, ' a policy of downward revision of the tariff in the inteie^t m  producers and consumers. Ii ilocs  not aim at free trade, but it does  aim at freer trade, especially in  those commodities which comprist-  the necessaries of life, and constitute the instruments of production  in the great basic industries of th--  coudtry.  "The issue as respects   the   taiiff  is    not   between protection and fr>.--'  trade.  It is between a tariff which ir  so framed as to serve the interests "f  espeeiwlly   favored   and    privileged  groups,'as against a tariff which will -  protect    producers   and   consumers  against the unfair exactions of com  bimitions of this kind."  Premier Is Surprised  But   Will   Meet the  Wishes of Majority  01 ELECTION  Victoria, Oct, iM. ��������� "There is  nothing I can say except that I am  very* much surprised," stated Pre-  Mier Oiuer lust night  when inform  Attorney - Gcneraal Announces Non - Voters  Will Not Be Stricken Oil"  the Lists  e..l oi the outcome of the vote of tht  plebiscite throughout the province  The premier stated'that in view  of the expression of public opinion  on the mutter the necessary legislation to repeal the existing act, and  to bring into effect the principle of  government control will be brought  down by the government.  "The will of the people will have  to be met. Tlie goveniuici)t,if it had  not been prepared to meet trie wishes  of the majority of the electors, would  not have submitted me plebiscite to  them," he added.  -  Premier Oliver ret used to speak  ou tlie pr-ssioilily of au early election.  '    Victoria, Oct. 20.���������The attention  of Hon. J. W. de li. Farris has been  culled   to   tne   suggestion   that if a  voter fails to exercise   the   franchise  on the prohibition   referendum   his  name will be stricken from the  provincial    votcus'   lists and leave him  without   the   privilege of   voting at  the next election,  j     Mr. Farris stated that this   is   ���������ot  the   case,   the  specific provision in  the   statute   applying   only   where  a voter has failed to  u,e   the   fran-  chise at an election of  a   candidate  U'or the legislature.  Thos-  ,     ���������use wishing neat sig���������   painting  ;to   ornament   their   business p|au,t  .should  call   on  \U-   0'J ,   l  relumed soldier. ' AN INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER  G. A.  EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER  SUBSCRIPTION RATES-PAYABLE IN ADVANCE  JggE  .SUN; "'GRAND   FORKS,    B. G.  time. Both events occurred in the same month,  and just how much affected trade can not be  learned from figures; but the value of the foreign merchandise'that the States re-exported  advanced from $35,000,000 in the year that  ended on June 3(( 1914, to $161,000,000 in  1920. America re-exported more merchandise  'SS^  S/001 inl913 than in any other year before the war  Addres*-" ���������-ications to        .     "    '������  Tin* Guano Fokks Sun,  Grand Forks, B. C.  Phone 101R  OPFrOE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.  but it was worth only $^7,-^77,791, or less than  one-fourth as much as the amount that was  re exported in the'last fiscal year.  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 1.920  Nearly everybody you meet nowadays professes to be astonished at the vote "on the prohibition referendum; and yet>, when   the vote  on   the measure is taken into consideration,  considerably less than one-half of the electors  have any   right   to   express   surprise. * The  explanation lies in the fact  that the average  voter did not know how "the  other fellow"���������  or "the other lady"���������was going to vote. It was  a big victory for the  moderationists, and if a  wise government control law  is enacted  and  honestly enforced, it may be the means of setting an example to other sections of the country which are grappling with the liquor ques  tion.  ' The  bagpipes are  by  no  means merely a  picturesque survival of a barbarous age.   One  hundred and fifty pipers performed individual  feats of heroism during the  world war, and a  piper of the Scottish Borderers won   the Victoria Cross by stacding on a parapet during a  gas attack at Loos and   pipiug  his  battalion  together with Blue Bonnets Over the Border.  There is something that quickens the blood in  such tunes as Blue Bonnets and The  Camp  bells are .Coming;  there is something    pro  foundly stirring in the wail of the pibroch. So  long as  there are  fighting Highlanders, we  need have no fear that- the   "Campbells" vv 11  cease to come.  YOUR   EYES TO  THE FACT        ���������  that we examine your eyes carefully  and prescribe for you the correct  lenses to suit your vision without a  strain on your optic nerves,  OPTOMETRISTS  We understand the human eye.  Con  sequeutly   we   can  adjust   tlie   right  glasses te the sight of old and   young  ./���������J; C. TAYLOR  JcH'clIer and Opticiiiii^  SUCCESSOK UOA. 1). MOKKISON  iTSON &  SELL  .CATTLE ��������� RANCHES,  FARM LANDS '  ORCHARD HOMES  .--:   AND-  FIRE INSURANCE  Phone 7 liox 515  GRAND FORKS, B.C,  Hugh W. Robertson at Nelson,B.C.  Geo. C. Egji at Grand  Forks, B. C.  l"'"'U"'M"-|^"y������"a������""^^  GRAND FORKS  Transfer Company  DAVIS S HANSEN, Props *  At .present there is a great deal of specula  tion   as  to  what government  control really  means.   A great many .people seem to think  that'it means a government, liquor  depot in  . every city and village in the  province,  where  anybody who has the price can go and buy as  much  liquor as 'he wants, and as often as he  desires. Such a law would not be an improvement over the public bar, and would not long  be tolerated by the public.   Government control should "mean, and we have no doubt that  when the law is framed it will mean, that the  government actually controls the liquortrafric.  Each electoral district, for instance, should be  allowed one vendor in its largest city or town,  ���������with perhaps more in the  large  coast  cities.  The quantity to each person should be limited,  and people who have no control over their appetites for drink should be debarred from purchasing any.' A record should be kept of each  person's purchases, and no one should  be allowed to acquire more than   what he  or his  family might reasonably require.   The  prices  should be moderate and  the same  to  everybody. "'No   reduction ain   prica  for quantity  should be made.  Evidences multiply that the span  of life is  lengthening.   The  fireless  cooker  has   post  poned indefinite the age at which ,a chicken  becomes a fowl.  Certain industrial associations urge the creation of a  new national department of public works, to absorb tbr  department of the interior.  Prohibition is going to take a lot of trade away from  the em balm ers. After a man has licked up raisin'jack  and mooDShine for a few years be fill be pretty well  embalmed before he dies.  NEW HARNESS SHOP  I have opened a new harness shop and am prepared  to make harness to order  and do all kinds of repair  work. . Shop equipped with ���������-.  modern machinery. All work  guaranteed: '  C. A. Crawford  Near Telephone Office  City Baggage and General  Transfer     r  Goal,   Wood  and *4ce  for Sale  Off  ice   at  JR.   F.   Petrie's  Store  Phone 64  C.y.Meggitt  Heal Estate and Insurance  Yale .Barber Shop  Razor Honing a Specialty  About the only time a princess helps her mothe1  around tbe house is when she helps her mother tell  Father where be gets off.  This would be a better world  if   the  money  that is  spent on Tango lessons was spent for Grammar lessons.  The average married man would rather have his wife  pick his pockets than have her pick bis neckties.  Most any man tell you tbat all tbe good luck goes to  those who do not need it.  OltCIIAKDS,   I'AKM' LANDS  PROPERTY  AM) CITY  Excellent facilities for selling your fnrms  Wo hiivc agents at ull Coiist and Prairie  Points ,  .  .WE CARHY AUTOMOBILE INSUHANCK.  DEALER IN POLES, POSTS AND TIES,  AND FARM PRODUCE     ������  Reliable information regarding tliis district  eheerfnlly furnished. We solicit your enquiries.  Oth-*r people hate a selfish man almost   as  much  a?  he Iovps himself. ������ '  No man is quite so rpspectful  to the woman who uses  paint as he is to the other kind.  A. Z. PARE, Proprietor  Yalk Hotel, First Strkkt  The next six weeks will   be  fe       PV    7      , strenuous-po-      The  Liberal  convention'in  Penticto  1       T    C������lumbm-    The fed���������������l i-y- Friday adopted the foliowin-r resolution:  section in rme /-.nnoMi-.,.,., *...i_.        . -n- ,��������� _  Liberal Convention  Passes a Resolution  The Liberal  convention 'in  Penticton last  election in this constituency takes on November 22, and the provincial general election is  -scheduled for December 1, according to a wire  receded by the Liberal executive in this citv  today from Victoria. It is time for the can  didates to make their appearance on tiie rus  ti-um.  One of the most interesting open air   markets in the world is held five days a  week  in  Jlatton Garden, London, where shabby   men  nearly all of them Kussians with   long'shamry  beards with worn overcoats, buy and sell hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of loose  diamonds. Although they look like men   who  have scarcely a  penny to their names, single  . transactions run into largo sums. They ask no  questions; they  keep  no  books; they  know  diamonds; and they trust one another. One of  . them will not lend  another  fifty  dollars, but  without a receipt he will give him fifty  thousand dollars' worth of diamonds for a possible  customer.  Whereas, Public interest demands that e?it  ly opportunity should be afforded the people  of the Dominion for the return to power of  a parliament that would be represenative of  the popular will, and the control of public affairs by a responsible ministry; and  Whereas, This great national end is being  frustrated by the usurpation of the rights of  the people by the present administration in  matters pertaining to government; and  Whereas, The leader of the Liberal party  and those who are with him on his present  tour of western Canada, have been urging tho  union of all progressive forces as tin; only  sure means of effecting tlie defeafaf tho pros  ont administration; and  Whereas, Col. Edgett lias been nominated  as a candidate in opposition to thegovernment  and is standing not as the representative of  any class or group, but as a candidate opposed  to the present administration; be it  liesolvorl, That in the-opinion of   this convention the interest of Liberalism will be best  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-Strate is just the machine you want.  Sold on easy monthly payments by  oMiiler ca, Gardner  .---���������    Complete Home Furnishers  Supposing you went up to speak to a  man you did not know, and you blurted  out ''Hello!" He would doubtless look in  wonderment at you, and then he would  ask, "Who are yuui" Then you would  apologize for not introducing yourself.  It's about the same thing when you say  "Hello" when answering a telephone call.  The person you are, spe.-iking does not  know who is at the other end of the  phone, aud naturally he questions who is  speaking.  Dou't say "Hello." Introduce yourself  first thing.  iserved by the Liberals of Yale'joining with  Since thc war began and the Panama canal'other representative  forces in their effort to  was opened  to commerce thc United States insure the defeat of thegovernment candidate,  line rorKcf,.i-..."---i        " .      -���������     the convetitiou hereby pledges its support  to  has redistrbuted   more foreign  merchandise  than it ever did before in the same  length  of  Col. Edgett. v.  TiiiL  SUIV    GKANU    FORKS,-   B. C.  NOTHING COULD  BE FINER  to off'1 r ii "mi-it lli-in !i dish of Cii',l<",w  ici! (i. 'in W' i ' ������������������' ��������� i ���������- !������������������> tiiv.i with  shopping oi sinipl\ thii'.'.by a dish of  Cmiow ice. urf.-im will aD'ord her just  the refreshment needed. Wise nnd  generous hoKto.'-'-c.s serve Curlew ice  creiini often It never fails t<i delight  t 'fir guests  CUBLEY/  CISKAMERY  CO.,  I.].MITI*1>  GRAND FORKS, B.C.  R^v'sed System of GoUcclS  . ing Luxury Tax Will Bo  , in"For ce AXtor .lie i*"1ivs..  ..- oi' November  Victoria to allow the lilli-iiitiun "U"ii-  cral" to be jir wilted to liei'.  'l'lid III l!(i wife wns ullowed lo hC  cumpuiy her loid, bill, whs not pi-r  inittorl the honor nf hei'-u' "n-ri'iw-d ''  In a gup in the coiivur.sation the nnsnl  comment of Mrs. Tom Tliiimb, who  rosenteo" the discrimination, .--ounded  from the background:  I      " My, but ai i'i '-lie   shabby  i ���������|ii>-en!"  Is    U  <' J'l  ���������\ I i  Ci - ��������� -  DON'T HESITATE!  PHONE 101R  FORFIKE PRINTING  jj  BUY "DIAMOND DYES"  DON'T RSK M/YI7RAL  Knell ->!ip!:;u>e if "Diamoii'' Dyes" contain- -i'.i-cctiuns so simple l.liaf. any  woum:: 1:1111 dye any jinucriiil without  .streaking, fading or running. Iiru^gist  iias color card���������Take no other djui  Jn'i 1 *!-1 ��������� Mi 11 it '<i   The Run office at  [iMie'iciifu  'he -Mm- piices as before  tor  Otouvi. O t. M. -U ������������������l-'i- ��������� h������ ������������������  vised system of-c Ilec ng the luxury  taxes in Can-id , which mm-;.- into  effect on Npvi'-i b r I. <-v- n mem  chant '-ill be U'.de.- li.-<-nsf. The  speciiil stamps will b" nv-iilable for  all meichanla by tb ��������� las', day of the  month:    '  The method to he foil ���������\veil, it w  explained, will give 'lie inland ri- ���������  enue rlepartinent a eomplet chick  on all tnin-ncli"!**!* nd the. lolkc  11" 11 .-��������� by mean:- of si.iikips. and will  10-.ke tin- opeialiuii 01-the Ac. much  nv-ie Hmpb    . .. *  livery ni'-rchiint J-* to tv;   supplied  wi-'o " sp-c.i-il   mm: mm-   i������.r cimcel  lini; tne stamps hv   peifoi-Hio**, and  merchant? will be charged   a  no mi  nal   license fee of $2. They will noi,  ho.vever, be   nquiel to   pay   anything for lhe peiforation   machine?..  Supplies of the stamps will he av.iil,  able in all b'.inks,   and   also nt   th-.-  various local customs-.ofiJces, so that  it   will   not   oe   rec'-stary lor merchants to stock up for   long ^periods  in advance.   . (  It is pointed out thai in the case  .of merchants who persist in ignoring or evading the low regarding the  collectiau of luxury tax on goods  ' ��������� sold by them, iiwiil be wi'hin tbe  power oT the department, under the  new regulations, to refuse to renew  tbe license of c-nch merchants, ancl  ttiev'would thus be unable to continue m business.  IvJ os' Accommoca ting  *'I)o )  w nit, 11 lawver   in  <I< f>:,i ���������  you?'' Puiieh rti.iii'-i-nts a iii.i-_-'N,ri *i'i-  as asking a prisuner iirraiuned h-fi.iv  him .     .   "���������  "Not particularly, sir," .said tin-  prisoner.  "Well, what do you propuse to i'o  about the easel",  "Oh, well, your honor, I'm quite  w.lling to drop the whole matter, as  far .is I um concerned!"  Thirsty's Ramblers  Chiea-jo, Octl. 20. ���������"You are   in  ������4ii awful m-'S;-, Thirsty," said Judge  Si'-w.iii lo a cnlo-ed  dice expert, at*  f-sied lnr gambling  '"Y-.-snh, this is awful," egreed  Thirsty.  "C'liild you shoot vours-'lf out o  it if I gave, you lhe chance?" enquired the court.  "Ycssah," responded Thirsty.    '"1  hoots dose fool rambhra dizzy." .  '"Let's see," commanded the  court.  Thir.-iy k tie it, caressed the dice  softly and rolled them  "Says elghl, judge," he ���������'announced. "Biibies, if you was ever  good to me, eighier from Decatur.  Judge, your honor, L'se eight shoot-  in?. hound."  Lie shot them out agaiu. -       *  "I see seven,"   ruled   the   court  "On--: dollar and costs."  "Yessah, judge, i.iese,is money  dice. They don't play no exhibitions"  No.Increase in Price  Notwithstanding the enormous in  crease in the cost of production, over  three times previous to war prices,  that great weekly,lhe Family Herald  and Weekly Star of Montreal, have  decided to accept renewals and new*  subscriptions at tbe old rate (81.50.a  year) from all who remit before De-  ceuiher 1st, 1920 This should bs  good news to readers of thai big  weekly. Tbe family Herald has  been vastly improved and is beyond  doubt the gre.itust value iu newspapers.  No Free List  A traveling entertainer, .says the  Argonaut, was very proud of possessing a genuine Stradivarius violin,and  so informed the editor of the local  paper of the town iu which' ho gave  one of hi.s concerts. Hut tlie report of  the concert the next morning did not  mention the Stratiivarius violin, and  the ulitertainei' hastened to tell llio  editor of his disappointment.  ','If old Stead ivarius expects any  ad vurtising in the columns of thi  piper," the editor replied, "he w  pay ten cents a line for it."  A Disappointing Monarch  The obituary notes of Mrs, "(Jen-  ernl" Tom Thumb have generally  ouiittetl the incident that attended  1-iiinuitn'ft .success iu inducing   (jueeii  He Wanted It Rubbed In  A wealthy western congressman,  .says the Argonaut, much .against his  will,'erected a magnificent mansion-in  Washington to please his wife and  daughter. The congressman was of  plain tastes and had no liking for the  social activities of tiie national capital. One day an old friend visited  him. Wearing a face of the deepest  gloom, the owner of the stately home  escorted his caller throughout the  place The visitor was ad miring and  enthusiastic, but the liost said little  or nothing. W'hei* the inspection was  finished and the two had returned to  t'"0 library on the first floor, the visitor said:  ���������'Well, Jim, you certainly can't say  that you haven't everything that you  want"  "'"Yes, lean," replied  the  millionaire sombrely; "I want a parrot?"  "Why a parrot?'  "I should id,-e to hang him over  the front door, so that every time I  enter this place he can yell out,  'There comes that old fool a^ain!' "  GENERAL TRANSFER BUSINESS  AND  DEALER  IN  cm-tick!  F. Downey's Cigar Store  There i- no ha'f way painles.-iie-s.-N  at this oflice I ab-obitely a.*.-ure  vou of painless dentistry and L back  it with inv  well-known   piomi-*e���������  "If It "Hurts, Don't Pay Me"  You are not experimenting on  utitiied methods I prove the merits of my original Novatiiesia at  myexpense, not yours. I have yet  to see the first patient' leave my  oiliee on account of being hurt. I  am here to satisfy you the same as  1 have thousands of others  STUDY MY LOW FEES'  Nature Expression' Plates.'   *  Nature Expression  22k. Bridge-  work.  '   Nature Expression 22 Crowns  Nature Expression l'orce.lain  Crowns.  Remember My New Location.  Canadian Bonds snd  Canadian  Money Accepted at Full Value  r*   J vS ^--_^S*-'"~~"--   y '  1  AM Tied Up  For want of hc!p. Our  Classified Want Ads.  will untie the linois.  We niaKe this c g'ood  paper 30 that intelligent people will rend  it, and they do.  Isn't that the hind of  help you want?  I  PETERSEN & PETERSEN, Proprietors1 hmg^mMMMMZ-im  Rooms  205 6 7 8*9 10 11  12,  2nd Floor, .(aniieson Bldg.,  Over the Owl.     *  Wall and Riverside  SPOKANE, WASH.  " AT YOUR I  SERVICE  Modern Itigs and Good  Horses at All Ho.nrs  at  the  Model Livery Barn  IVI. H. Burns, Prop.  PHone 68 Second Street  YOU ARE M ������HOO  IMi  bWWIi'  N  TUTR. BUSINESS tJVLAN,  have you ever thought  that advertising put? you.in  good company? It is an old  saying that a'.rnan is known  by the company he keeps.  When you join the ranks of  the advertisers you join tlie  ranks of the. biggest and  most successful merchants  and manufacturers in the  -world.  How many  large concerns  can you name in any large  city in the ' cbuntry? Name  them and you will notice  that all are big advertisers  and all are leaders in their  lines. Ask your friends to  name the most successful  merchants they know in the  big cities, and in each case  the name of a great advertiser will be mentioned.  The same rule is true of  smaller cities; and towns.  The successful merchants  are the advertisers. The  advertiser stamps himself as  one having confidence in  himself and his wares, as  one proud of his calling and  seeking publicity and the  test' of patronage.  ft 8  e naiiKs  ssfuB Adk/  *>n*^  Si Hans H  >3 THE   SUN.    GRAND   FORKS,  "B.C.  News of the City  The case of the Western Printing  and Lithographing company, of  Calgary, Vb. E. F.-.Laws, of this  city, involving about S1200, heard  in the supreme court on the 28th  ult., his honor Judge Brown presid-  iug by consent, in which judgment  was reserved, has been dismissed  with costs and $227.75 allowed defendant on the counter claim. H. L.  Mackenzie and Mr. Stirton for plaintiffs and C. F. R. Pincott and J. H.  Ryley for defendant.  Thomas Steele met w th a rather  serious accident the first of this week.  In falling off a potato digger a sharp  stick pierced his neck and just  missed the jugular vein. He is recovering from the effects of the mis  oap.  Robert W. Halcrow, of Greenwood, and Miss Margaret Lutner, of  Eholt, were married in Nelson , last  week.  It is reported that Mr. Bailey, of  Eholt, will open a grocery store in  this city in the building lately occupied by the G.W.V.A. on Bridge  street.  Miss Kingston, formerly matron  of the Grand Forks hospital, is now  living in Santa Ana, Cal.  Thomas Wisted Jr., who has lived  in this district for nineteen years,  has, sold his ranch, situated near  Myncaster and comprising 160 acres,  to Frederick Smyrl, a farmer from  Drumheller, Alta.  Miss Stella Storer, of Greenwood,  visited with friends in this city this  week.  The injunction obtainodbyT.  Padgett againBt the Grand Forks  Orchard company to prevent the  company from crossing his land has  t>ten withdrawn, the defendants  agreeing not to commit the offence  again and to pay the costs of tha  action.  R. Campbell is on a business trip  to-the Okanagan district.  Tom   Newby   came   down  from  Gloucester camp on Thursday.  OTHER TABLETS NOT  ASPIRIN AT ALL  Only Tablets with "Bayer Cross"  are Genuine Aspirin  If you don't see the "Bayer Cross"  on the tablets, you arc not getting  Aspirin���������only an acid imitation.  The "Bayer Cross" is your only way  of knowing that you are getting genuine  Aspirin, prescribed by physicians for  over nineteen years and proved safe by  millions for Headache, Neuralgia, Colds,  Rheumatism, Lumbago, Neuritis, and for  I'ain  generally.    Made  in Canada.  Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets���������also  larger sized "Biiyer" packages can be  had at drug stores.  Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Wonoaceticacidcster of Salicylicacid.  While it is well known that Aspirin  means Bayer manufacture, to assist the  public against imitations, thc Tablets of  Bay������r Company, Ltd., will be stamped  with their general trade mark, the  "Bayer Cross."  PURE BRED  Jersey  FOR SALE  APPLY  E. F. LAWS  Grand Forks, B. C  After the show get a warm cup of  coffee or a light lunch at the Imperial Billiard and Pool Parlors.  TIMBER SALE X2709  SEALED TENDERS will be received by the  District Foi-ester,  Nelson, not   Inter   rlian  noon on the 28lh day of Oetobor, 1920. for the  purchase of Licence X2709, pear   Fife. B.'i.,  to cut 18,0000   liiieal feet of poles.  Two years will  bo allowed  far. removal of  timber.  Further particulars of thc Chief "torester,  Victoria, B. C, or the District Forester, Nol-  son, B.C.  . ��������� /' TIMBER SALE X2031  SEALED TENDERS will be received by the  Ministe of Lands not later than noon  on the 18th day of December, 1920. for tho  purohase of License X2031, to out 2,011.000 feet  of Fir, Tainarac and Spruce, 39",50O Lineal  Feet of Poles, 59.000 Ties 1,400 cords of Cord-  wood and 1,500 cords of Cedar Poles, on an  area situated on May Greek, Similkameen  District. '  Three (3)years will be allowed for removal  of timber.  Further particulars of the Chief Forester,  Victoria, B.C., or District Fa raster, Nelson, B. C.  Sweet apple cider for  sale.    R. E.  Jenne.  BOOT   REPAIRING  TAKE   your  repairs to  Armson, shoe  re  pairer.    The   Hub,    Look for  the   Bisr  Boot.  S. T. HULL  Established 1910  Real Estate and Insurance  Resident Agent Grmid Forks Townslte  . Company, Limited  Farms      Orchards     City Property  Agents at" Nelson, Calgary, Wihnipepf Hud  other Prairie points.  Vancouver Agents:  PENDER INVESTMENTS  KATTENBUKY LANDS LTD.  Established in 1910. we are in a position to  furnish reliable information cot-corning- this  district.  Write for free literature.  Dnnlop Means "Original"  When you hear a bicycle owner say his tires are the  original, not the imitation, he means that all other wired-  on bicycle tires .took Dunlop Tires for their model,  because Dunlop was first in the field.  The PneumaticTire Industry rests on the name "Dunlop."  And next in importance to your realizing that fact  is the necessity for realizing this one: Dunlop Tires from  the first���������1894���������were made by a patented process.  We found the way to make them right���������a way that would  impart to them such road mastery, such superiority of  toughness ai.\d resiliency that they would sell fight times  faster than any other make of bicycle tires.; E.'ghty per  cent, of all bicycle tires sold in Canada are Dunlop.  Duxx^op Tire & Rubber Goods  Company, Limited  Head  Office  and Factories: TORONTO  Branches In Leading Cities  B.138  Thoy have a peculiar charm of  their own that always appeals.  The display of diamond jewelry  is al ways embracing It incl udes  diamonds of every style and  mountings  $300.  Rings from $50   to  JOHN GRASSICK  Watchmaker and Jeweler  RIDE A BICYCLE  Cycling is easy when you ride the high-grade Bicycle3  I aell���������tbe wheels lhat run smoothly year after yenr. Let  me explain to you my easy sale plan on terms.  First-Class Repair Work done in Blacksmithing, Brazing,  ��������� Aluminum Soldering, Oxy.Acetylene Welding, Woodwork', Etc.  Opposite G. F. Gnrn-fte  Git AND FORKS, B. C.  Open Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'CIock  Synopsis of  Land Act Amendments  Utah-nam prleo of flr-st-dmaa tauxl  reduced to |6 an acr-t; ���������eeond-elass to  $3.60 an acre.  -Pre-emption now eonflne-S to ear-  vo-yed lands ontjr.  Roeords -will be granted co-re-rlng only  land snltable for agricultural purposes  and which Is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  "with Joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. ���������  Fre-emptors must occupy claims for  Ave years and make Improvements to  value of $10 per acre, Including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor In occupation not  less than S years, and has made proportionate improTements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residence may be issued, pro-Tided applicant makes improvements to extent of  $SM per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same - will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained. in  less than 6 years, and improvements  ���������c 116.00 per 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 T'-tHnrrf-l on Crown  granted land. fc>   :  Cnsurreyed breas, not exceeding SO  ���������ores, may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  Tor grazing and Industrial purposes  areas exceeding J40 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 coat of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price. Is made. . .  PRE-EWPTOfU' FREE GRANTS  APT.  The seep* of this Act is enlarged to  Include all persons joining and 'nerving with Bis 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, a������-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 aftei June 2S, 1918.  Taxes are remitted for flvo years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August  ���������4, 19U, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.  Interest on agreements to purchase  town or city lots he-id 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 fulfilment of conditions of purchase. Interest and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes ma>  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 Erasing districts and range  administration under Commissioner.  Annual grazing permits Issued based  on numbers ranged: priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for rango manatfo-  ment. Free, or partially free, permits  for settlers, campers or travellers, up  to ten bead.  TIMBER SALE X2702  SEALED TENRKRS will 1m ror-'flvf-'l l)J' the  Mlnlator of Lands not Inter- ihii'i i-nuii un  thoVtli day of November, I >;:������, ,������������������<��������� V !>���������..-  chase of Licence X27Uii, to i-ut 13J.O0O fei-t of  i'ine, Fir and Tainarac, 2,1)00 Tics iinii 8,100  Lineal Feet of Foles.on un ureu adjoining S.  L. IA, Block 2700, SliiiiUcnmCen District.  Two ('J) yoars will ba allowed for removal  of timbe.J  Further particulars ol thc Chief Forester.  Victoria, 13. C.������ oi District Forester. Nelson,  o.C.  V  IS  Good  Printing  -TPHE value of well-  - printed, neat appearing stationery as  a means of getting and  holding desirable business has been amply  demonstrated. Consult us before going  elsewhere.  Wedding invitations  Ball programs  Business cards  Visiting cards  . Shipping tags  Letterheads  Statements  Noteheads  Pamphlets  Price lists *  Envelopes  Billheads  Circulars  Dodgers  Posters  Menus  And commercial and  society printing of every  'description.  Let us quote you nur  prices.  New Type  Latest Style,  Faces  THE SUN  Columbi" Avenue* imtl  I.like Street  TELEPHONE  11101  WEBER'S  DYEING AND CLEANING  ,    WORKS  Phone 200 P. O. Box 125  Grant! Forks, I J. C-

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