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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Sep 4, 1914

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 \ ���������   il .'���������--/������������������ Vj"' ���������'-���������-.��������� -!;-T--���������-!*������ *.-,{ ;-f '.���������.'.-">;' -'  \   F^I^gislative^ibraryy-VV;'."- ,  ���������* tej^K.-^i:^-A-^*.,.!.''w.j.C.ia;^i;^t^^/  and  Ketvle Valley  Orchardist  (  ' A  I .'    SEP     8  ������������������������������*-..  'A'J-  1������  r  -  v_>  THIRTEENTH YEAR���������No. 45  GRAND FORKS,  B. C, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 1914  $1.00 PER YEAR  IHE DUTY OF THE  SIM-HOIS  feat such scurilnus avarice, itself  terrified yet preying on the terror of  others, tbat the British government  has taken over the, (lour mills of  Britain..  PROGRESS OF  The   Montreal   Journal  of Commerce,, edited, by" Hon! -VV. S    Fielding, addresses the  following  "word  in'season" to the   Canadian   people:  Canadians are showing symptoms  .of an.acute attack of economic   neurasthenia., No one.can accuse us  of'  .being afraid to fight. Show us a German and we will tackle him,without  hesitation.    What vye are fraid'to do  is to go on living.     Instead of   composedly   and   cheerfully   taking up  each day a task-as the 'day appears,  we are trembling in  anticipation  of  unimaginable scarcity and  poverty.  It is not hard times thut we  expect,  we   have'- them   already.    It is not  simply hard times   made harder by  war.    We   could   understand    that  and meet it.'   It is times   so   stark  and inflexible that iron is  in   com-  ��������� '   parison   as  a sponge and the tradi-  ' tional poker pliant as a thread.  More  prosaically, it is something formless,  vast and ghostly, the more dreadful  . because'our reason gives it no shape.  If we were'all to be doomed to death  by slow starvation we should scarcely be more frightened.  We may admit that the war will  disturb trade, remove bread winners  from their homes,   pile   up   private  and public debts, and generallyjmit-  igate   the   prosperity of   the recent  past.    It is well to  be prudent,   to  . eschew luxury, to avoid overproduction, and to provide means for helping the specially unfortunate.    Hav-  ingsaid this we have said it all. The  ' sun   will   shine,    the  harvests will  ripen,   all   the staple commodities  will have to be produced, and  there  will be just as much food and money  in Canada next  Febuary   as   there  was last February.  Fear is one of the greatest forces  which operates in the human breast.  In its two forms of worry and terror  it shapes much of the course of human conduct. Its chosen agent is  the imagination. Its chief activity  is crossing bridges before one comes  to them.  If anything will preoipitate financial disaster it is this mood of dread.  President   Wilson    has    vigorously  pointed this truth out to our neighbors in  the  south.    Our economic  ills, like some of our   physical   ailments,   are   born and incubated in  our thinking.    When   householders  get panic stricken and buy  flour by  the half dozen barrels instead of  by  the bag the price of  flour   must go  up.    The demand exceeds the supply   and   prices   must rise.     What  seems to be a vindication of the forethought is only a consequence of the  folly.    When merchants,   manufacturers, loan companies  and   banks  run for shelter their fight transforms  the wind into a  whirlwind.    When  everybody predicts economic woe  a  false   prudence is developed which  defeats itself.    People  seek   to save  money and get no money to save.  Moreover, the shy ter patriot finds)  his excuse for grinding the  faces of  the poor.  The  coal merchant, with  his bunkers filled at lasfyear's buy-  Let it be repeated* that this is a  time for economy ��������� It is also a time  for heroic Vfl'ort'.to'kVep the business  of the country'going. It'isatjme to  shorten sail, or run the screw at half  speed. ���������It is not a tune to put on a  life preserver and take to the rafts  If the industry and commerce of  Canada are paralyzed this winter it  will De beoaus" the people of Canada  grew hysterical with-fear of the' un-  .known and the unlikely. '  Consider: The dearth is more  likely,to follow the war than to accompany it And then it can be  more advantageously'met when the  stress and frenzy of the fighting is  past. War makes work in many  ways.- Enormous sums of money  are distributed to the producers -of  many articles. Farmers, manufactnr  ers of boots and clothing coal miners and all the middlemen who  handle these things.will be uncommonly busy. The taking of so many  men out of their jobs opens doors to  the unemployed. It is when the  war is closed and the disbanded  troops come home that the trouble  is to be expected. The great panic  of the Napoleonic period was in  1813, when his power had been  broken by the disastrous campaign  in Russia. Let us be cheerful yet  awhile.  King David   decreed   that   those  who stayed bv the stuff should share  in the spoil with those who went out  to battle.  He reeognized  that   there  was   parity   of   merit, even though  there was diversity.    It  is as hard  to wait and endure as it is  to   fling  one's self into the  enemy's  trench.  We send our contingent   across   the  sea    with   perfect   confidence in its  courage.    Our brave boys   will   not  disgrace the families they   have  left  behind    They will find the courage  they need.  Are we who remain behind finding the courage we need? Perhaps it  is a little harder to find. We are not  beckoned on by glory nor keyed to  exaltation. There is no pomp nor  circumstancein the inglorious drudgery of keeping the national shop  open. But that is the patriotic task  of the stay-at-homes Many a man  would be ashamed if his son, rifle in  hand, failed to stand up against a  charge of the foe, yet at the first in  dication of financial danger he himself deserts tbe employees who depend on him for work and wages,  and runs to save his dollars. Strange  that it is so easy to risk one's life,  so bard to risk one's money.  Let us call things by their true  names. It is-nothing else than  chicken hearted ness which ails many  Canadians, more or less prominen  in tbe world of business. They are  cowards and they are in danger of  bringing us all, themselves included,; States  to  needless   penury   and   financitl  Friday  Switzerland is a heavy sufferer.  Every available man is under aniis  and thousands of dependents go hungry.  The Franco-British Atlantic fleet is  strengthened. Five additional war  ships are added to the pack hunting  German cruisers.  England and Russia, according to  E. Block, of Shanghai, a large exporter of Chinese eggs, have placed  orders that will take up all the Chinese eggs on the market.  The Germans on guard at the city  of Louvain fired upon-their advancing  countrymen, whom they mistook for  Belgians. They then burned the city  to cover up their mistake  The Russian army presses forward  and the Germans are compelled to  send reinforcements. The battle now  in progress is the real test .of the  strength of the German defenses.  The British inflict enormous loss on  the enemy in the big battle on the  French from tier, but suffer heavy loss.  The expeditionary force is bearing the  brunt of terrific fighting in an effort to  stop the Germans,and holds its mound  against a superior army.  It is' announced that the British  fleet has sunk two German cruisers  and two German torpedo boat destroyers- off 'Heligoland.": A third  cruiser was set afire and was left  sinking. The report states that no  British ships were lost in the fight  and that the British loss of life was  not heavy.  great battle now raging on the-French  frontier The main German attack is  probably against the La Fere forts,  where the kaiser's best corps is engaged . The allies' movement is believed to be strategic. The British  are .'said to have landed a force of  troops from the overseas dominions.  Another bomb hits Paris. The advance of the French in Alsace.-Lorraine  is a'veritable war of sieges. The defenses of Paris are being strengthened  but the seat of government may be  moved to Bordeaux.  William L. Reid. one of the mem  b^rs of tho active service contingent  of the Grand Forks Sharpshooter--,  while en route to Valcarlier wilh  the Boundary Kootenay contingent,  on Friday last, in some unknown  The   Anjjltt Americans   in   London ' manner lell off thp train   near   Cres  Tuesday  Saturday  France calls out more reserves,  which will give her 200,000 additional troops.  An unofficial report claims that the  great German fortress of Koenigsberg  has fallen before the  advancing  Russian army.  The Germans push forward along  the Somme but are checked in the  west. The enemy takes the risk of  hav'iug the lir;e of communication cut.  The Princess Patricia Canadian  light infantry, 1100 strong, sailed  from Montreal today, but were ordered by the British admiralty to disembark at Quebec.  The British public has been reassured by the statement of Sir John  French that the British army in the  field is in good condition and spirits  and has been rsinforced ready to meet  the enemy again.  Field Marshal French declares that  the strategic position of the allies is  such that a decisive battle would  probably be fatal to the Germans,  while a continuance of resistance by  the allies would lead only to one conclusion.  Monday  A fuice from New Zealand captures  ^   the German colony in Samoa.  Britain is against the wholesale sale  of   German   steamers   to  thc United  form a contingent.  The second big army is now being  formed in London in response to  Kitchener's ajrpeal.  The German crusier Nurhberg   will  leave Honolulu this afternoon, cleared  for action,, to meet   Australian    war  ships Australia arid Warrego  The British troops play a heroic  part in desperate fighting on the  French frontier. The thin khaki line  stands firm under accurate shell fire  arid repels huge forces of iu fan try  with cold steel I he situation is unchanged in the centre and the right  A rear attack on tlis enemy may be  the plan.  The Austrians are routed by the  Russians, and thirty thousaud prisoners are taken. The victories reported  by the czar's armies in the field are  where the successes protect the line of  communication for the march on Ber  lin. The enemy is cleverly led into a  trap by a small garrison, and the  slaughter is fearful. The Moscovites  threaten to make the German capital  pay for the outrages,at Louvain. Tha  Austrian fleet is put to flight by thc  Franco.British squadron. Official reports show that the German losses are  heavy.  The indications are that Turkey will  disaster.    They are turning   back in  fight, but tho porta doekres he his no  the day of battle. intention of joining   the   belligerents.  CUSTOMS RtCtlPTS  R. II. Gil pin, customs officer at this  J'  |     Belgium shows the horrors  of   war.  ; Cities and buildings  are in   ruin   and  bullet riddled bodies lie in the streets.  Wednesday  Petrograd officials frankly admit  disaster to two Russian army corps.  The London Chronicle says the  British losses in France have not  been excessive.  The name of St. Petersburg, which  is German, has been changed by royal  edict to Petrograd.  Paris witnesses a battle of airmen  when two French machines engage  German aviators.     Ten are killed.  Teach recruits to shoot, and do it  quick, says Kitchener. Never mind  whether they know anything about  drill.  The Russian troops capture the  forts at Lemberg and invest Konigs-  berg. The victory against Austria  is complete, says the British press  bureau which officially announces the  siege of the great Teutonic fortress in  east Prussia.  The advance of the German host  causes tho French to move their seat  of government to Bordeaux. The foe  withers under British fire; the cavalry  scores a brilliant victory. The striking power of the enemy begins to suffer from the terrific losses which have  been inllicted.  Thursday  Gen. J of Ire is believed  to   be  plan  ning to meet the Germans in a general  ton. and was killed  An inquest was held in Cn-sion  last Sunday. The verdict of the  jury was that Mr. Reid had fallen  off the eastbound C.P.R. passenger  train and-that he had been run over  by the westbound train two hours  later.. No blame was attached to  anyone.  The late Mr was -Jo years of age  and unmarried. He was a pioneer  of the Kootenay nnd Boundary,  having lived in these districts for  sixteen years. He was well known in  both Kitchener and Movie, having  opened the first general store in the  latter town shortly after his arrival  in that district. Three brothers and  four sisters survive him. ��������� They are  Mrs. Nicholas Flood Davin, of Re-  gtnta; Mrs. Clement Alexander, of  Moose Jaw; Mrs. George MacAffel,  of Vancouver, Mrs. R. Campbell, of  Grand Forks; Ira Reid and Weldon  Neid, 'of-. New Weslininster, "and  Graham Reid, of Moose Jaw. Mrs.  N. F. Davin and Ira Reid arrived in  the city on Monday to attend the  funerai of their brother.  The body of the late Mr. Reid arrived   in   the   city on  Monday for  burial.    The funeral took place at  4  o'clock   in    the   afternoon   on that  day   from    the   residence    of     his  brother in-law,    Robert    Campbell,  under    the   auspices   of    Harmony  Lodge, A F. & A.M., and the Grand  Forks Cnnpany   of   Sharpshooters.  The service at   the house   was   conducted by Rev. M. D. McKee. Then  the   coffin    was   placed   in an open  light wagon, dniped with the Union  Jack, on top of   which   was   plaeed  the   regimental   cap  and side arms  and   beantiful    wreaths    sent     by  friends, and the long funeral procession started for the FYaternal  cemetery,    headed    by   the   city   band,  which played   'The Dead March   in  Saul."     At the grave the final   rites  were conducted by the members   of  Harmony   lodge,   in   regalia, after  which a firing squad of Sharpshooters   discharged   three   volleys over  the grave.  The funeral was very largely attended. During the afternoon the  flags on the government buildings  ond the city hall were lowered to  half mast.  battle under the guns of Paris.  Seventy-two thousand Russian  troops are said to have been shipped  from Arcbangelo to Aberdeen, Scotland, thence transported to Ostend to  aid the allies against the Germans.  The Russians again   whip the; Austrians, whose losses amount   to   0000 j  men and guns.  METEOROLOGICAL  Ma.,  ,     . .. ,     .,   , i     Major Duncan Stewart, of Calgary,  port, .nakes the following detailed   re- \ we��������� known Sout[l African   ve������mJ  port of   tie*   customs   receipts at the ' offers to meeb th enfiM of  a        ���������.  various   sub customs   offices    as   re-   Inent unci, tl)e men ent���������lin f(  ported to the chief office  in this  tor service  The following is the minimum  and maximum temperature for each  day during the past week, as re  corded by the government thermometer on K. F. Laws' ranch:  Min.  \ Aug. 26 ��������� Friday   { 2!)���������Saturday   ..  ! *'j0���������Sundny,....  '51���������Monday   I Sept.   1���������Tuesday....  ���������  | .)���������Wednesday.  At an enthusiastic meeting of the '>"> ���������Thursday...  directors of the Grand   Forks  Agri-i  cultural association last night it was, Rainfall  0 00  decided to hold  the  annual   fair as j ���������     tl.-nial this fall, the dates decided on j      Twenty-seven business firms  of tin*  :,(>  *s7  ���������IS  ������)0  51  tH)  .{.)  7',)  :/>'.)  <S2  ���������10  S7  v.s  S7  III I'll t*  city, ,  \nc nrien  hntiOT n flair mil nf hla nn    for" the month of Au<'ust  1914*      "    '���������     The Russian advanco call   the   kai ,, ., .       iri       ,   ,n ,    .   . - .       ,  ing price, hangs a Hag out ot his up-,     <������ie August, j ji< ^ ^ ^ _^^     ^ ^   ^^ ^ , b(,mg SopU!ml)(;r ,r, amI :J0_   An ab_: Clty ,iaV(J Hlgnod arl ftf,rcomf.IIt to ,,,���������  800 28   the advance of the   Moscovite  troons. I s"ll,t'! K'mrant.-e of a grant   was   re-1 duct their busines son acash basis.eo..,.  stairs window and adds a  dollar  to. Grand Forks.  tbe selling price of each ton. Bread  who assume the offensive.    The  Tin*  ���������covito  troops, i     .     , - , i . , ,,  19l no   ������..u ������������������...������ tuo u..������.k..vo.    The   Aiw I ce.yed frmn the government at   Vic-   n.encmg next Monday morning  [fXoi   trian invading movement into Russia   t"r,il'    ) h"r" V,l] h? n<)/;!C'! m(!fil '" , T"'08 ������f t,,OH0  W,,������       " V"          ""  is blocked connection   with    tho   fair,    but the  the   agreement   was   received   at tin'**    prize   list    for exhibits   will   be the  office this morning as The Sun was gu-  are racing up the scale.     It is to de-       Total    $.'{,072 38       The fortunes of war   varies in   the  Kl������������������. .������������������ j.i former year.-.                          ing to press- too late for   publinition  ! Phoenix,  , .   . ,,     .    ������������������    .   . Carson ..  meat, sugar, potatoes���������the traflic in r,       ,  ,    , Cascade .  none ot which has    been   affected��������� THE SUN. GllAND FORKS. BRITISH COLUMBX&  Marketing Wool in the West  Some idea of the work being un  ������������������'dertaken by the Co-operative Orgauiza  'tion Brand., of the Saskatchewan Department of Agriculture may be glean,  en from the fact' that wool has -been  shipped ' by them tc Elsemann.Bros."  Boston, Mass., the lot including more  than 50,000 pounds worth approximate  Jy $9,000. The whole supply marketed  t).rough this agency was purchased at  17% cents per pound, and the producers will receive this price, less the  bare cost of marketing.  This is merely another instance of  the awakening of live stock interest  in the west, and an' example of the  benefit, to be deiived from' the farmer working alonr; co-operative lines.  Last year the small ��������� wool growers  obtained prices ranging from 8 to 10  cents: for their clips; this year the  price is practically doubled. In addition to these small producers the large  flock owners have also availed themselves of the opportunity.  Among the wool growers sending  shipments are Joseph Glenn, ��������� South  Qu'Appelle, j.GOC pounds; from For-  bisher 1,400 pounds, and from Neptune, 1,200 poinds.  Alberta wool growers in considerable numbers are selling their wool  through 'the Saskatchewan : government agency; and in addition, the  clip of a large flock of mohair goats  is being- sold by the branch on behalf of ranc.urs of Delburne, Alberta.  '.Mr. W. G. Mawhinney, of the de:  partnienl of agriculture, -who is" in  charge of the work of shipping, stated  that the wool received was in good  condition, and that for the most part  the sacks were correctly marked on  the outside in accordance with the  instructions issued by the department  New Serum to Kill Out Diphtheria  -. In a special article in one of the  Vienna"' papers Prof. Behring, the  discoverer of the diphtheria specific,-  describes what he hopes to' accomplish \yith his latest serum, 'TA."  He expects to greatly reduce the  number of cases of diphtheria, new  about 100,000 annually in' Germany  alone and estimated at about 3,000,-  000 a year altogether.  In .twenty years, he says, with this  preventative system enforced, there  will be only sporadic cases of genuine diphtheria.  Splinters in the Fingers  When yo'j get a splinter in your finger it is.' sometimes possible to get at  it by pressing the point of a needle under it, but unless you have deft Angers "or a pair of tweezers you may not  be able to pull it out even then. A  new pen nib is a very good substitute  for a pair of" tweezers. Lay the nib  over the splinter so as'to hide it. Then  press down hard enough to separate  the nibs. If you now let the pen down  level with'the splinter and allow tne  nibs to close agaii. they will take hold,  and you can draw the splinter cut.  Remember that a.-.y metal thing that  is to be applied, to a wound, such as a  needle, pe t knife o- pen, should be  passed lightlj through a flame first, so  as to disinfect it. L gas jet or a match  will  do-���������New York  Sun.  s,;:  ���������REMINGTON  HIGH POWER  REPEATING  Solid Breeeli?  Hammerless Safe  N������P  ������&lN  Complications are bound to ' arise  where a deaf man is concerned. The  cue in this story was being married,  and the parson asked the usual question���������"Do you take this woman for  your lawful wife?"  "Eh?" said the deaf man.  "Do you take this woman for your  lawful, wife?" This time a bit louder.  The groom sealed to get angry.  'Oh, I don't know," he said; "she  ain't so awful. I've seen wus than  her that didn't have as much money."  The brilliant crimson cloth of  which all cardinals' robes are made  has been supplied for generations  past by the'same family of cloth merchant's at Burtscaeid, near Aix-la-  Chappelle, the secret process by which  the dye is made having been handed  down from father to son. Curiously  enough, those purveyors to the Sacred  College have been Lutherans for over  two centuri^', and the present heads  of the firm belong to the same faith  Government flour mills are advocated by the minister of agriculture  for New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Bo said that the matter is  nowsb.2fore the cabinet and -believes  that the .government will establish  the mills at th.- wheat centres.  A tired little boy sat on  the curb j  with his chin resting in his hands..  "I wish I was rich," he exclaimed.  "What would you do with your  money if you were rich?" asked one  of his playmates.  "I'd buy '��������� great big motor car," answered the little chap, "so I could fly  my kite out of the back of it without  running my legs off."  on  Her Cultivated Taste  "How is your daughter gettin_  with her music?"  "Very���������well," answered Mr-. Cumrox,  "She has got along so far that when I  ask her tc play anything I like she  looks haughty and says, 'The idea.'"���������  Washington Star. .  In St. Petersburg one never sees  new buildings in the unsightly scaffold-pole stage, because until the  building is finished it is hidden by a  matchboard front, built like a wooden  house, complete -with windows. Inside this is all the- ugly scaffolding,  and so on.  10 RILL OF  IHIE BUSTERS  Scratching Made it Pain so Badly  Lost Many Nights' Sleep. Could  Not Do Work at All. Cuticura  and Ointment Cured.'  ed.  "Why are you so pensive?" he ask-  Soap  Box G95. Vallcyflokl, Quo.���������"My hand  ���������would get full of littlo white blistors and  ���������when I -would scratch, it would pain mo so  badly I lost many nights'  sleep. My hand was ono  mass of eorcs. I moro than  suffered and talk about Itching I When I rubbed my  hand It would burn, I  had lt about six yoars. I  could not do any work at  all. If you had soon my  hand you would havo said  thero was no euro. 1 used to cry and got so  discouraged. I was never troubled with it  In tho summer but as soon as the cold  weather started my hand got sore.  "I tried all that was given mo and was  Ireatcd for threo months and every night  I washed my hand In '.'  It had spread  all over my hand, I started to u.so tho Cuticura Soap and Ointment and I got relief.  Ono cake of Cuticura Soap and two boxes  of Cuticura Ointment completely cured me.".  (Signed) Mrs. Sarah Merclcr, June 11, 1913.  TO REMOVE DANDRUFF  Prevent dry, thin and falling hair, allay  Itching and Irritation, ��������� and promote tha  growth and beauty of tho hair, frequent  shampoos with Cuticura Soap, assisted by  occasional dressings with Cuticura Ointment, afford a most effective* and economical  treatment. Sold throughout tho world.  For a liberal free samplo of each, with 32-p.  book, send post-card to Potter Drug 6*  Cbem. Corp., Dopt. D, Boston, U. S. A.  W.  N.  U. 1011  'I'm not pensive," she replied.  "But you haven't said a word for  ten minutes."  "Well, I didn't have anything to  say."  'Don't you eve.- say anything when  you've nothing to say?"  "No."  "Will you be my wife?"  Richard Mansfield's humor w\as often misapprehended  for conceit.  One night the company was playing under a tin roof upon which a  ���������sudden downpou/of jain caused a  terrific clatter. This startled Mansfield into exclaiming: "VVhat's that  noise?" "Rain, sir!" was the answer.  "Tell it to stop!-'ordered the actor  fiercely.  Little Jack wanted a dog���������an Irish  terrier, for choice���������but a doubt existed  in the mind of hid fond mother as to  whether it would be wise to introduce  one into the hous-j.on account of the  cat's dislike for the canine race in  general.  Still ir.uttering_jwishes and threats  under his breath, Jack departed for  school with a look of dire determination on his face-  As dinner time drew near his mother was, as usual, standing at the window in order to watch the young hopeful approaching the house. To her  horror, she beheld him hauling on a  rope to which was attached a wild and  woolly terrier The dog was firmly  resisting Jack's efforts and squatted  back on his haunches, allowing itself  to be towed.  Mother left the window and awaited developments. In a short while  Jack entered the room, still tugging at  the unhappy pup.  'Look, mother," he panted. "May I  keep this dear little dog? It followed  me all the way home?"  Canada's Influence on Crockett  ' The late S- R. Crockett had struggles .in his efc.rly life as many other  poets and authors did. He began to  work on the farm at an early age, as  even a child's* hands- were useful to  the struggling household. He was  up at five .o'clock, and all through his  life he continued to rise at this hour,  for early rising was a habit with  pleasant memories.  ��������� One cf his cousins was a farmer-  ploughman who had been to Canada  and acquired larger ideas than the  re������,t of" the family, and, finding in the  boy an unusual play of mind, he used  to take him in the fields before the  day's labors began, and make him  read line poetry.    ,  He fat 12.30 a.m.)���������Has your father  anv objection to my paying you visits,  Miss Ethel?  She���������Oh, no, but (yawning) I think  he'd rather you paid them in installments.���������Boston Transcript.  ��������� Mrs. Cronan heard her little granddaughter. Margaret, crying as if in  pain, and hast-.med to the child.  "My dear, what is the matter?" inquired Mrs. Cronan, "Did you meet  with an accident?"  "N-no, grandma," sobbed Margaret,  "it w-wasn't an accident. M-mother did  it on purpose."���������Harper's Magazine.  'The vacuum system seems now to  be applied to every thing."  "Quite so. I know a number of people who even think Avith it."���������Pearson's Weekly.  "KTOTE the performance of Remington-UMC High Power Repeat*  "*���������' ing Rifles, and the class of Sportsmen who use them���������and you  see the reasons why leading sportsmen of the world are more arid  more shooting Remihgton-UMC.  Accuracy, sure fire, speed, hitting power/ ease ond simplicity of operation, dependability such as .you've wantedall your life: <  Go see the dealer who displays the Red Bali Mark of Remington-UMC���������the Sign  of Sportsmen's Headquarters.- Let him s>how you the Remington-UMC Slide  Action Repeaters. He has these -Remington-UMC rifles in stock now, or.can get.  them for you. - .      .    "     *  REMINGTON ARMS-UNION  METALU.C. CARTRIDGE COMPANY, Windsor. Onurio  The Origin of Algebrp.  If Diophantus. ox Alexandria, foui th  centurty of the' Ch:istlan era,- was not  the-inventor of algebra,' then it is not  known to whom'tho honor belongs. To  Diophantus tlu* honor is generally given. The Arabian,! claim that the invention belongs-to one of-their com-  trymen, Mohammed' Ben-Musa, who  flourished about ihe middle, of the  ninth century Certain it is that the  Arabians introduced algebra to Europe by way of Italy through Leonardo,  a merchant of Pisa, who - had - lived  among the Arr.bs of Barbary Leonardo's treatise was, written in 1202.  Wise mothers who know thc virtues of Mothe:.* Graves' Worm Exterminator always have it at hand," because it prove.j its value.  No Chance ���������.for the Real Thing  The    young    man    brought    some  verses to his father.  "Father, I have written poems-"  "What!    Let m������ see them instantly."  The father read them over carefully, the tears slowly welling to his  eyes as he did so.  Finishing the last    one    he  threw  down the manuscript, folded  the boy  to his breast and sobbed:  "Oh, my poor, poor sou!"  "Are they so b-rul as that, father?"  'Bad!.    They a/e  excellent.     Thc-y  are real poetry.   My boy, my boy, you  will starve to. death!"  Some Very Fretty Names  Here -is some names taken from a  jury list in 1658, the year in which  Richard Cromwell succeeded his father as protector of England: Faint-Not  Hewitt, Redee.nec1. Compton, Star.d-  Fast-on-the-High Sanger, Be-Court-  eons Cole, Search-the-Scriptures  Moreton, Kill-Sin ��������� Pimple, Be-Faithful  Joiner, Fight-the-Good-Fight-of-t he-  Faith White, More-Fruit Flower,  Weep-Not Biding, Repentance Avis,  and so or.  No Encouragement  Mrs- Short���������Oh, dear, I do wish wc  were -icli! Ju.--; tbiul' of the good we  could do i-* we or.'y had lots <���������] money!  Mr. Short���������True, my dear, but-we  can do a great deal of good in a quiet  way now. -  Mrs. Short���������Yes. of course, but no  one will ever hear of.  ���������  "Do you understand this building  loan scheme?" asked the prospective  investor.  "Sure! T'.ray build a house and  you pay so much a month. By the time  you are thoroughly dissatisfied with  the place it's ycurs," replied the knowing one.  One day in the British Museum a  guide was recounting to a little knot  of visitors the glories of a battered  centaur, when a Smithfield meat salesman broke the reverent hush with the  question:  "Excuse me, sir, but what would  they feed a bloke like that on���������ham  and eggs or hay?"���������Tit-Bits.  "Now, Johnny," said the mother of  the- young hostess to the little boy  guest, "I want you to feel perfectly  at home."  "H'm!" growled Johnny. "I don't  want to feel at home. I want to have  a good time."���������Penny Magazine.  The Old 'Un���������Pluck, my boy. pluck-  first and last, that is the one essential  to success in business,  The Young "Un���������Oh, of course. I  quite understand that. The trouble is  finding someone to pluck.���������Answers.  Lawyer���������Madame, I'm sorry to say  that T don't see tho ghost of a chance  for you to break your uncle's will.  Client���������Well, to be frank with you,  I don't see the ghost of a chance to  pay you for what you've already done  if the will isn't broken.  Lawyer���������Hm! On second thought,  madam, I think the will can be broken.  ���������Boston Transcript,  In  Graftville ;  Jim Brown lives in a community  noted for the corruption of its politics. He drove into town the other  day with.an old horse.  "Hello,", said "his. friend Bill. "That  horse of youro looks almost old  enough to vote."  'Ye-as," drawled Jim. "He has  voted'two or three times."  Deafness Cannot Be Cured  by local Application!!, aa they cannot reach tha di*.  Mused portion ot the ear. There Is only one way ta  cure deafness, and tbat la by constitutional remedies.  Deataesa Is caused by an Inflamed condition ol the  mucous lining oj the Eustachian Tube. When this  tube U Inflame! you have a rumbling sound or imperfect hearlns, and when lt la entirely closed. Deal-  neea la the result, and unless the Inflammation can be  taken out and this tubs restored to Its normal condi*  tion. hearing will be.destroyed forever; nlno cose*  cut ot ten are caused by Catarrh, which Is nothing  but an inflamed condition of tho mucous surfaces.  Wo win give One Hundred Dollars for any case ot  Deafness (caused by catarrh) that cannot be cured  t>7 Hall'9 Catairh Cure.   Send for circulars, free.  F. J. CHENEY 4 CO..' Toledfc a  Bold by Druggists. 7fc.  Tile Hall's Family Fills for constipation.  Didn't Take the Bait  Miss   Anciente      (insinuatingly)���������I  dislike my manner it's horrid.  Mr.  Fly   (absently)���������I fear it's too  /ate to change it now.  Thick  silence.���������Pittsburgh  Press.  Quite Musical  "Is your daughter fond of music?"  "Terribly  fond  of it,"  replied   Mr.  Cumrox.    "No  matter  how  it   stands  she seems    to    like it-"���������Washington  Star.  "Why are you going around in that  horrible coat?"  "My wife nedds a new gown."  "You shouldn't, spend all your money  on her."  "Well, if she doesn't get that new  gown I'm afraid she'll get a new husband." '">���������  A Hint  "Yes," sai.l the young student  thoughtfully, "when I get interested in  a subject I never stop until I have  embraced it thoroughly."  "That's nice," was the hesitating .-e-  ply. "Do���������do you think Im an interesting subject?"  One of thc  Family  Mrs. Duff (to new maid)���������But. Mary,  there ar: only two in the family, Mr.  Duff and myself. Why have you set  places for three?  The New Maid���������Sure, ma'am, it was  the cook that told me you had a piar.cr  player in the house.���������Harper's Weekly.  Minard's  Liniment Cures  Garget in  Cows.  The Competitors  "Is there much competition in your  office?" asked Miss Skittles.  "Sure!" replied the facetious Miss  Skids. "Between the mirror and lhe  clock."���������Puck.  In a business men's club in a western town there sprang up two factions, one which criticized the: stew;-  ard because Le did not provide the  members with g^od meals, and one  which defended him hotly.  The dispute got fiercer and fiercer.  Half the club wanted to fire the steward at once. The other half said he  was efficient.  Then, without warning, the steward  himself decided the monentous question.  One day at h-.nch time a member of  the club asked a waiter:  ,   .    -  .  "Where's the steward?"  'He ain't here/' replied the waiter,  "He said he wasgoing down the street  to.;, get sometning good to eat."���������The  Popular Magazine.       '.'���������._...-.  Pretty -Bad  The barber, was very busy .and -the  shop was full of men waiting,for \xiay.  to practice" his tonsorial art upon tWiy,.  heads and faces.  One man Mr. Blank, became tir-M  of waiting for- his turn to come auS  started to leave. Although liis-'buanf.  had come out pretty heavy, he thoughfc  no one could notice it and -that -he  could come back.the next morn'iig  when Hughes, the" barber, was not so  busy.- The barbci-, not wishing a -;usr  tomer to go aw&y unattended to, accosted him by saying, "You're : not  leaviu" us,'is vou,' Mr. Blank?"'  "Why, I don't i.eed a shave, dor-'P,  Hughes?"  Hughes t-hereupQn looked his customer over critically and a'nswereiJ  him assuredly: 'Nc, youse don't a.'2������l  a shave; all.yjuse need is a hair Jut  on de face."���������National Monthly.  When Hollowpy's Corn Cure is applied to, a corn or wart it kills *.he  roots and the callosity comes out without injury _o the flesh.  "Going ;o England"  ' The Isle of Wight inhabitants -az.5  not alone in speaking of "going -re-  England" when t?:ey have their own  fragment oL the kingdom- A patri-ific  Cornishman also "goes to Eng)ah<l'v  when he cresses the. Tamar., Similar*!*;  inhabitants of the Balkan peninsula  leave their own corner, of the continent���������in curious contrast with the-pe'**'  pie of our own island. We regard ourselves as both oi and in "Europe." a-riffl  accordingly it ir; only "the continenT*  that we visit. The record in the sphin-  did isolation line is probably held by  that minister M tho Cumbraes, in tb������  Clyde, who prayed for a blessing upon  "the inhabitants cl' Great and'-Lit*"!������  Cumbrae and ti.e adjacent islands .'of  Great Britain c.nd Ireland.7'-���������LonfcK  Mrrrbr.  The three young Borden children  were visiting their Grandma Borden,  and the occasion'-was' one of great  merriment for them. After a while it  proved a trifle too. noisy-for.grandma  and she said reprovingly:  "Good graciSue, children,-"why' are  you so noisy today? Can't you try and  be a little more-qjiet?- You are making my head ache."  "Now, grandma," said* little six-  year-old Dorothy, "you mustn't scold  .us.7 You see, if ::; wasn't for us, you  wouldn't be i grandma at" all.' ���������  Everybody's Ma.gn.zine.  A prominent l.iotor car ��������� manufacturer in'the midlands .had the idea'of  naniing his caru after flowers. Said he  to a= friend:    ���������  "I think of calling that new car over  there," pointing tc a huge red limousine,  "the Crimson Rambler.'  But his friend, who had been out in  the indicated car. replied, kindly:  "Why not call i: the Virginia Creeper?"  The BriJsh government's eld ag<J  pension scheme in producing some  remarkable figures for the statistics  of 1912 :-how that 003,380 women were  in receipt of old age pensions, as  compared with culy 3(12,028 men.  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper-  A western preiicher.tells .of-a.^marriage ceremony bo performed for ���������������������.  couple from a small town. After aU  was completed ,the couple evinced n������  disposition to lo'ave the chancel. So the  clergyman held out his hand, shodk  hands with,the bride and then helS  out his hand to the bridegroom. The  latter had his. hand deep in his trousers pocket, and as the minister stood!  with Ills hand out, he said, somewhat  impatiently and in a tone that .cotaM  be heard all over the church: v  "Well. I. am-getting the money .ant  as fast as Lean!"  'Now, Alice," said Mrs. Bounce'���������"tc  her newest domestic, "while I'm out  just pare ihe potatoes and get thenc  ready.   I shall net be gone long."7  About an hour later Mrs. -Bou.'ce  came back from her shopping--expe'fii������  tion, bringing the meat that was de*  fined to accompany the" potatoes to  the dinner table. Alice was-calmly  seated on the floor, and around her-a  goodly collection of the dc-lectatile  tubers.  'Good gracious!" exclaimc-d the  horrified mistress "What in the name  of fill that's wonderful are you d(*>  ing?"  "Doin'. ma'am!" replied the fair  maid of all work. 'Doin' whatiye tol.tf  me, indeed: 1'va done the best I  could, too."  Then-all^ pointed to the potatoes..  "I've pai/ed all of 'em. ma'am," she  mumbled, "but to as I will,.I canlf  get a matt* fo>* this little beggar."  Don't, dissipate your powers. Strive  constantly to concentrate them���������  Goethe.  IT  Time never hangs heavy    on    the  hands of a boy with his first watch.  Drudgery Is the g'ay angi-1 of success.���������Dr. Gannet.  s.  Il  ^  .00 for 3 lb. tin of ordinary tea that will  make about 450 cups ? Since you can buy? a  3 lb. tin of Green Label Red Rose at $1.20  ���������a tea that will make 600 cups of a richer, finer  quality. i21  Red Rose Tea "is Good Tea"  In the 1 lb. package we would  suggest your trying the 50c. quality  of Red Rose���������It's a stronger as well  as a finer-flavored tea.  Red Rose Tea is Never Sold in Bulk  N.B.���������CofTce users will' find Red Rose  Coffee as generously good as Red Rose Tea. THK STJX. GT������ A V^> "C-OPT'c;    pt-hm-^m   rn������   ,^.T>r  jO  u  *fes  Under the name  i;'0;MEGA" know-  ['ledgd and quality'  - combine to. make a  (watch' as perfect as  j ia timcpicce_can be  ! (made.,' ���������  ,- For- side by      ���������   ���������  nil jewelers. '-��������� .  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THE  ARLINGTON  AND CUFFS  linen   and   biff  It   with   soap   ami  direct.    Slate  style  we will mail you.  COMPANY   OF  CANADA,  Limited  68 Feasor Avonuo, Toronto, Ontario  TEETHING  MRS. WIMSLOW'S  SOOTHING SY&UP  USED  BY MILLIONS   OF  MOTHERS  . FOR THREE GENERATIONS  PATENTS  Fethen-tonhaugh & Co., head offlco  King street ec*.st, Toronto, Canada,  A Helping Hand  Visitor���������Arc your children doing  ���������anything- for yoi. in this your last illness?    :  Old Man���������You; they're keeping up  my life: insurance.���������Puck.  -. .���������;���������-������������������ ��������� Gambetta's Tabic  '���������''. There is a curious, story told of the  table; atvwhich "G-ambetta wrote. A  previous-owner, General Lahitte, minister for' foreign affairs in 1849, dismissed his confidential servant because -lie believe J he had stolen a  large sum of money in 1,000 franc  banknotes- Years afterward, when  thc fable had to o'i repaired, the joiner  employe J for the work found the missing-bundle of banknotes between the  mahogany board of the cable and the  drawers below. They had lain there  unnoticed for fourteen years. Unfortunately the story does not go on to  say that'ihc poor'servantand his mistaken master wcr, alive at tlie time  of the discovory and that the oiio's  character was clean-d and tho other's  confidence rosteriJ.  j, Thc Japanese Hades  Thp Japanese language has no equivalent for our woru "hell," but has the  word ."jig'oku" instead. .Tigoku consists  of/first,-eight immense hot hells, ranging one beneath the other in tiers.  Each of these hells lias sixteen additional hail.* outside its gates, like so  many antechambers, so that there are  in all 136 hot bells Second, there are  eight largo cold hells, each with its  sixteen ante-hells, making the same  number of cold that there are of hot  hells. Besides those 272 hot and c.*ld  hells for offenders of thc common sort,  the wily Japs have twenty mammoth  "hells of utter darkness," into which  .will be condoned the spirits of children who-take the name of Dai Butsa,  or Great Buddha, in vain.  Make the Liver  its Duty'  :  'Nine times in ten when the liver Ij right the  stomach and bowels are right.  CARTER'S UTTLE  LIVER PILLS  gently but firmly com.  pel a lazy liver'  . do its duty  ��������� Cures Constipation,  Indiges  tion,  Sick  Headache, and Distress after Eating.  Small PHL Small Dose, Small Price.  Genuine must bear Signature  /&&  Z<^z^zC  THE SERVANT  ' January  found it  A traveller, on a freezing  night, called at an inn, but  full.  -Well, landlord," he said. 'I can't  sleep out on the snow crust. You must  put mc up somehow."  " "I. guess, then," said the landlord,  "we'll make up a bed in the hall and  curtain it off for you." Accordingly  this was dene. And the traveller, under a rather thick blanket, fell asleep.  But , in the middle of the night he  awoke freezing. An icy draught blew  through his hair and moustache; itj  even lifted his thick blanket and  swept over his bare legs. The traveller arose. .The- sheet that had been  hung-up as a partition had become  unfastened, and it was waving merrily  iu tho breeze.  "Landlord," said the traveler. "Landlord!"  "What is it?" a voice shouted back.  "Landlord," said the traveller, "will  ���������you" please" let me have a paper of.pins  to lock my bedroom door with?"  (Samuel T. Kidder).  He who will serve is a servant,  Yea a servant of high degree,  For he stands by highest or lowliest  With  eyes  clcar-visioned  to   see.-  He who will s.ivv- is a brother,  In thc brotherhood, warm and brave,  That is broad as the race and as tender  .- As the Brother who came to save  Ho who will serva is a lover;  . All service else in vain.  From a heart that makes all the world  sweeter,  He labors more lovers to gain.  He who will serve is a teacher;  For many shall learn at his feet  The art of   all art?  the noblest.  Of turning life',, bitter to sweet,������������������  The truth of all truths the deepest,  "Whose  knowing   must   make     men  free,���������  The skill oJ all skills the finest,  Of training to do aud to be.  He wiio will servj shall be master,  Ruling and serving in one.  Till multitudes league with the leader  And the undone.work can be done.  *    ���������From' The  Survev. ���������  Children of the Shadow  This is not about those of whose  "short and simple annals" Gray wro'e.  k is not . of these to whose ,"ho:it-st  poverty" Burns referred. Nor does t  treat of a"y who can sing, "Be it ever  so humble." All of these may have  been poor, but they were not "The  Poor." There Is fresh air blowing  through every one of those poems.  They breathe of all that is wholesome,  tender, sacred, l.hj real riches of life.  But one cannot write a pastoral  poem aboi t the poor. There is -no  song ot" the lari. over their heads, to  weave into tho verse, no "lowing  herds," no fireside circle, with its  "peace of heart." Instead, there is the  Wolf-outside the door, howling to lhe  dark. And those who hide and .cower  inside are the onc*s we call "thc submerged," the Children of the Shadow.  For the most part, in our cou.ntiy,  they are children of tho city and the  town.  We see the poor as a mass of  shadow, painted in one flat gray wash,  at the remote edge? of'our sunshine.  In. fact, they arc generally spoken of  in that way, as if that one drab word  named, de'ined and classified all who  were over the line, on tho shadow  side. And there is so often reproach  in thc world, and abhorence in (he  tone with whijh it is spoken, that I  am fain to plead for them a better  acquaintance and a fairer judgment.  That is why I am.writing this chapter, to bring the poor nearer, as with  a sort of field glass, to those who have  never really known them.���������Albion Fellows  Bacon  in   The-  Survey.  You will find relief in Zam-Buk!  It eases ihe burning, stinging  pain, stops bleeding and brings  ease. Perseverance, with Zam-  Buk, means cure; Why not prove  ihlS ?   AU ^ruggixts and Stores.���������  {Oo box.  Crocodile's Artificial Jaw  Tho Frankfcrt zoo possesses a  special treasure in a Gangetic crocodile���������or gavial���������the only specimen of  its kind in Germany. Consequently  there was great tribulation thc other  day when thij precious beast broke  its" jaw on thc rocks in its pool and all  efforts to persuade the broken bone to  reunite were in vain.  A military doctor, Major Marx,  has succeeded in replacing the fractured jaw by an artificial one of aluminum. -   -  The capture of a wild cat in Arn-  namurchau Forest, Argyllshire, will  come as a shock to tho popular belief  that the species is extinct in Scotland. As a matter of fact, quite a  number of the animals have be*h  killed or captured ir. recent years in  the Highland deer forests. Five years  ago a gamekeeper trapped fourteen  within a week or two at Glenmoriston,  one of them measuring four feet from  head to tip of tail.  A Remedy for' Earache.���������To have  the earache is to endure torture. The  car is a delicate organ and fewr care-  to deal with -it, considering it work  for a doctor. ��������� Dr. Thomas'- Eclectric  Oil offers a simple remedy. A few  drops upon a piece of lint or medicated cotton and placed in the ear  will work wonders in relieving pain.  The venom of the cobra, the most  deadly of all Indian serpents, has  always proven more or less of a  mystery, in view of the fact that if  the- poison glands are cut out of a  newly killed snake of this species,  their contents may be swallowed with  impunity by a healthy human being,  the poison being digested in a perfectly'-natural'way, while if the person  swallowing the venom happens to have  ftnv sore' place, in his mouth at the  time his death is almost instantaneous.  English Laws on Finding  Judge Athei-ley Jones stopped a  case against a man and his s *n  charged with ��������� stealing by finding" a  rug which the younger defendant,  picked up after it had blown off a  motorcar. The judge, in directing  the jury to return a verdict of not  guilty, said Lhat the law with reg-.i.'d  tp finding property, although there  was a popular superstition that finding was keeping, was very clear. If  a person found an article it was his  duty to preserve it, and, if he had any  reason to suppose that it belonged to  a certain person, it became his duty  to go to that person to make inquiries,  in order to ascertain. But otherwise  there was no actual duty upon him to  take it to a police station. It was  probably a prudent  police had no greater  icle than the person  London Times.  course, but chr;  right to the art-  who found it ���������  The queen's chief dresser, who is  ic-sponsible for thc packing of her  majesty's luggago when the court  n-oves, has a list,of certain personal  and specially treasured belongings  which always go with thc queen from  one royal residoi.ee to another. Among  these treasures are a Bible and a  shawl, both wedding presents from the  late Mrs. Gladstone. Altogether there  are some thirty articles on tho list,  including ten photographs of different  members of the royal family.  Digby, N.S.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen,���������Last August my horse  was badly cuf. in eleven places by a  barbeci wire fence. Threo of the cuts,  (small ones) healed soon, but the  others became foul and rotten, and  though I tried many kinds of medicine they had no beneficial result. At  last a doctor advised me to use MINARD'S LINIMENT and in four weeks'  time every sore was .healed and the  hair has grown over each one in line  condition. Tha Liniment is certainly wonderful iu its working.  JOHN K. HOLDEN.  Witness, Perry Baker-  "Gentlemen, I can't lie about the  horse; he is blind in one eye," said the  auctioneer.  The horse was soon knocked down  to a citizen, who had been greatly  struck by the auctioneer's honesty,  and after paying for the horse, he  said:  "You were honest enough to tell mc  that this animal is blind iu one eye,  is  there  any  other  defect?"  "Yes, sir; there is., He is also blind  In the other tyc," was the prompt  reply.  W. N. U. 1011  "Why is it that the strawberries at  thc bottom of your boxes arc always  so much smaller than those at the  top?" asked Mrs. Newlywed.  "Ah, madam," said the grocer, "you  "don't put it quite correctly. You  should ask why the berries at the top  of the boxes are so much larger thau  those at the bottom."���������Judge.  tHotel Wai'.er���������Ccme, sir, you really  must go off to bed, sir. (Yawns). Why,  the  dawn's a-breaking, sir.  Late Reveiler���������Let it break���������and  put it down in the bill, waiter.���������  Punch.  "I'd like to take this hat, but eighty-  five   marks���������"  "It's only fifty marks now; you see,  madame has been trying on for three  hours, and it is no longer fashionable."  ���������Ulk.  an    insidious  Congressman  "That  man  must  fce  lobbyist,"   " declared  Grump.  "What  has    he    done?"  Congressman Wayback.  "He invited me to share a bottle of  grape juice with him."���������Pittsburg Post.  inquired  The vermiform appendix may be useless to ordinary mortals, but it Is a  sou-, ce of revenue to the surgeon.  Nature never did betray the heart  that loved her. 'Tis her privilege  through all the y^ars of this our life  to lead from joy to joy.���������Wordsworth.  Try Murine Eye   f-temecly  If you havo Red, Weak, Watery Eyes  or Granulated Eyelids. Don't 8mart���������  Soothes Eyo Pain. Druggists Sell Murine Eye Remedy, Liquid, 2Bc, 50c. Mil-  rlne Eye Salve In Aseptic Tubes 25c.r  60c.    Eyo Book Free by Mall.  An tj* Tonic Ctti f������r AU Eftt SaCUttl Cut  MURINE EYE REMEDY CO., Chicago.  HOT WEATHER AILMENTS  .A medicine that will keep children  well is a great boon to every mother.  This is just what Baby's Own Tablets  do. An occasional does keeps the little stomach and bowels right and pro-  vents' sickness. During the hot summer months stomach troubles speedily  turn to fatal diarrhoea or cholera infantum and if Baby's Own Tablets are  not at hand die child may die within  a few hours. Wise mothers always  keep the Tablets in the house and  give their childre.i an occasional dose  to clear out the stomach and bowels  and keep them well. Don't wait till  baby is ill���������the delay may cost a precious life. Get the Tablets now and  you.may feel reasonably safe. Ev.e.-y  mother who i.-,es the Tablets praises  them and that is the best evidence  that there is no other medicine i'or  children so good. The Tablets are  sold by medicine dealers or by  at 25 cents a box from The Dr  liams Co., Brockville. Ont.  the   Earth  the north pole you  one      direction���������  how you may twist  it is always to-  your   eyes   ara  Ends of  li you stand at  can look in only  south. No matter  around on you:- heels,  ward thc south that  directed. North as a terrestrial direction has vanished. You have arrived  at the end of north. You are "whe-e  it lives." Or else we may say tl.at  north has suddenly sprung into thcsky  and is now at an unattainable distance directly over your head. A moment before your foot,touched the  pole north was straight'ahead of you,  and you had all the four cardinal  points to choose from���������cast, west,  north and south. Now three of them  have vanished and soutli alone remains. The reverse is true at tha  south pole, whore all directions on the  earth's surface are alike north. In  view of these facts we may speak of  tlie north and south poles as the  "ends of the earth." They are the two  Iruning points, arrived at either one of  which there i3 no choice loft but to  start toward the other.���������New Yc-lc  Journal.  mail  Wil-  - A   Question   of   Brains  At a club frequented by doctors the  discussion came up recently whether  a person could live without a brain-  During the- discourse one of the doctors said: "When I was practising  medicine in Indiana a remarkable case  came under my supervision. A man  while out hunting had leaned upon his  shotgun and the weapon had gone off  accidentally, making a large wound in  his head just above the ear. The brain  was laid bare and in bringing the patient to the hospital a handful of the  gray matter leaked out. He was trepanned and finally'recovered, his mental faculties{ apparently as good as  ever."  "Your story is interesting," interrupted an auditor, "but it sounds to  me somewhat inconsistent."  "Why so?" questioned the narrator.  "Because," answered the other doctor. " if he had ever had a handful of  brains he wouldn't have leaned on clie  gun."���������National  Honthlv.  A real estate man had been out in  the country (o look at a piece of  property, and the old farmer accompanied him bade to town to .close tne  deal. After travelling several miles  the farmer was much surprised to see  his dog crawl from under the seat, for  he had no idea that it had folio w-d.  him- As the train slowed up at a  junction, the farmer put the dog off  the car -and chased him away.  "That's tJO nice a dog to lose,'" remarked the real estate man. "Does he  know the way home?"  "Does he?" echoed (he old farmer.  "Why, mister, I'vo sold that dog four  times."���������Judge.  "Tickets," said  opened the door  'which sat r. man  was anchored to  handed over the  was duly inspected. Then,  around, the collector said:  "Is there another gentleman  carriage?"  "No."  'Ts  that  othjr  portmanteau  then, too?"  "Other portmanteau?"  "Yes.  on  tin  floor  there,    bv  other?"  "Those."   said   the   traveller,  dignity, "are my feet."  he  in  he  the collector, as  of the carriage  who looked as if  his seat. The man  pasteboard, which  looking  in tha  yours,  the  with  The Pill That Leads Them All-  Pills are the most portable and compact of all medicines, and when easy  tc take are the most acceptable of  preparations. But they must attes.t  their power to be popular. As Panne-  ice's  Vegetable  Pills are    the    most  popular of  meet    all  compounded  all pills they must fully  requirements. Accurately  id composed of ingredients proven to be effective in regulating the digestive organs, there is r.o  surer medicine  to  be  had anywhere.  Great Crest of the Sierra  Mount Whitney, thc highest point in  the United States, is not an isolated  mountain peak, like Mount Shasta or  Mount Rainier, but is the loftiest point  in the great California crest or enormous saw tooth ridge of the Sierra No-  vada, inclining' many eminences ill-  most as high. Mount Whitnej is 14,-  501 feet above sea level. Among those  height are Mount  a mile distant, 14,-  Williamson, 14,?84  1*1,205 feet; Mount  feet; .Mount Br.rnard,  Mount Tyndall, 14,025  of slightly lesser  Russell, less than  190   feet;   Mr tint  feet;  Mount Muir.  Langley, 11,042  14,003 feet, and  feet.   The most dir.U'tit of there is less  than six m.Ies away.  By a strange 1'ieak of nature the  lowest point of dry land in the United  States is less thr.n eighty miles;from  the highest. The lowest point is in  Death Valley and Is 270 feet below  sea  level.    It is said  that from  this  point  Mount  Whitney  seen on a :*lear day.  can   be   easily  There had been great excitement in  the courtroom when the jury had  brought in the verdict. The discharged prisoner was gleeful.  "My goodness, Pat," protested Mr.  Skids, "the man was guilty! Why  didn't you convict him?"  "Begorra," replied. Pat, "hanging  would have been too good for him."���������  Judge.  It is easier  drink than it  to  drive some  is to hold them  men to  back.  Experience oomes    high  needn't tsll the world what  but    you  i.  cost.  This is  turn  flie  Lloyd  prizes at  children  when   he  the way children sometimes  tables on their elders.  George after distributing  a school said he hoped the  would have a good record  .should  come  again.   There  upon  they rose, and with  said, "Same to you, sir."  one accord  "What do you consider the chief  end of man, Billtips?" asked Barrow-'  dale.  "Well, in these days of the tango,"  said Billups, "1 should say that a  man's chief end was his feet."���������Judge.  Women  ture���������yet  arms.  are seldom of a warlike  -hey   are   often   called  na-  to  WRONG   BREAKFAST  Change Gave Rugged Health  Many    persons      think      that    for  ���������strength, they must begin the day with  a breakfast of m?at and other heavy  foods.    This is a  mistake as anyone  can  easily discover for himself.  "A carpenter's experience may benefit others.    He writes:  "I used to be a very heavy breakfast eater but finally indigestion  caused me such distress, I became  afraid to cat .mything.  "My wife suggested a trial of Grri;:<"���������-  Nuts and as I had to eat something  or starw, 1 concluded to take her advice. She fixed mc up a dish and I  remarked at the time that the quality  was all'right, but the quantity was  too small���������I wanted a saucerful-  "But she said a small amount of  Grape-N'u.'s went ;-*. long way ;nul tnat  I must eat it according to directions.  So 1 started in with Grape-.<'".ts and  cream, 2 soft boiled eggs and soma  crisp  toast for  breakfast.  "I cut out mc-its and a lot of other  stuff 1 had been used to eating all my  life and wac gratified to see that I  was getting bette.* right alon,;. I concluded I had struck the right thing  and stuck to it. I had not only pceri  eating  improper  "ood,  but  too  much.  "I was working at the carpenter's  trade at that time and thought that  unless I had :i hearty breakfast w:th  plenty of meat. _ would play out before dinner. But- after a few chiya  of my "new breakfast" I found I  could do more work*, felt better ia  every way, and now I am not bothered with indigestion " :������������������  Name given by Canadian Postum  Co., Windsor. Out. Read "The Road  to Wellville," i.-. pkgs. ''There's ft  Reason."  Ever read the above letter? A new  one appears from time to time. They  are genuine, true, and full of human  Internet. IHE. SUN,     JRAND   FOKKS,   B.C.  G. A-.  Evans; Editor and Publisher  KV:.  1;: ���������'.-.  8UBSOKIPTION HAIBS :  rue Xear (In advance)   One Year, in United States     1.00    1.50  Address all communications to  The Grand Fouks Sun.  r*noNB R 71 Grand Forks. B. C  FRIDAY,   SEPTEMBER  4,   1914  Tur.s is  the time   when everyone  should   take  an   optimistic view of  the future.    It will  cost   no more  than to  be pessimistic  and   downcast,   and   it   will   make life  more  pleasant  for   everybody.    It   is   a  time when business should   be con-  ' ducted on the same principles it was  before the war  commenced.    Sane  economy, in order to provide  funds  for the men -who  are   fighting  our  battles,   is  all right, but hysterical  and unwarranted retrenchmeni  can  lead to but one thing, and   that  is,  a set-back to  tbe community  from  which   it   will   take " decades to recover.    Some men may need   assistance  during the   temporary   shutdown of our industries.    Tho-ie who  are known to be worthy  should  be  given every consideration,    Idle labor should be given    employment  wherever possible.    In   this respect  tbe federal   and  provinc al   government can do a great deal to  restore  confidence in the  future, but by far  the greatest amount of  good  can- be  done by our own citizens of   means.  There are many wealthy men in this  valley, and.   nearly   all   have  some  work   that   might  as  wrll   be  done  now as at some time in   the   futuie.  Let ut* pursue a policy of mutual assistance, and the city will be as vigorous and prosperous  at  the end   of  tbe war as it, is today.   Oh the other  hand,   a   policy   of  hoarding  and  pinching the poor will reduce it to a  hamlet.  . The deciding battle of the  struggle   will   soon be  fought   and  won, and then   the sun  will  shine  on  our   fair   Dominion  with  even  brighter lustre than it did before the  war started.  turned  to   this   city   and   took the  same conveyance to Penticton,  from  which point they will continue their  journey westward.    The most prob-!  able theory advanced  regarding Mr. j  Heinze's visit is[ that he was  sizing'  up his land holdings in   this   prov-,  inee in order to determine .-whether  they are worth the taxes or not.  .Don't  wait  too long  1  have.that  to  Death of John Haverty  The remains of John Ha^ertv,  who died in Prince Rupert last  week, arrived in this city Tuesday,  and the funeral' was held from the  Catholic church Wednesday morning. The remains of Mr. Haverty  were interred in Evergreen cemetery  by the side of his late wife, who  died less thau a year ago.  Mr. Haverty, who was 73 years  of age at the time of his death, was  a pioneer of Grand Forks, coming  here in the early days of the city's  history from YVinnippg. During  the past seven or eight years he has  been engaged in government, work in  the northern part of the province.  He is survived by five children���������  Charles, Frank and Tre.r\p, of this  city; Miss Mary Hav^rtv, of Ta-  coma, and a married daughter in  Winnipeg.  THE HOJR  Iv the atrocities daily reported  from the battlefields are true, it is  quite clear that Gen. Sherman's description of war is lacking in  strength. There must be some  limit to the ferocity of the creatures  in hell.  F. Augustus Heinzf-, the well  known-, copper magnate, accompanied by N.--Rockwood and Judge  Rawlins, of New York, and C. R.  Hamilton, of Rossland, arrived in  the city Wednesday noon. Immediately on their arrival here the  party hoarded Burns & 0' Ray's  auto for Lynch creek, presumably  for the purpose of inspecting some  lands in which Mr. Hein/.e is inter'  fst'-d.     Liter in thy   day   they   re-  VVe shut the gates by Dover straits,  And North, where the tides  rnn free,  Cheek by jow), onr watch dogs prowl,  Grey hulks in a greyer sea.  And   the   prayer   that England prays  tonight���������  O Lord of our destiny.  As the foam of our plunging prow*; is  white,  We have stood for peace, and   we war  for right,  0   God, give us victory.  Now slack now strung, from the main  mast flung,  The flag throbs fast in   the  breeze;  Strained o'er the foam, like the hearts  at home,  That beat for their sons on the seas,  For mothers and wives are praying to  night���������  O Lord of our destiny���������  But we've no time, for   our   lips   are  tight,  Our   fists   are   clenched, and we are  stripped to fight���������  0  God, give us victory.  The    west  winds   blow in the, face of  the foe���������  Old Drake, is beating his drum ���������  They drank to "The   Day," for  "Tbe  Hour" we pray.  The day and the hour have come.  The sea-strewn Empire p.iaystonight���������  O Lord of our destiny,  Thou did'st give the seas into Britain's  might,  For the freedom of Thy seas we smite.  God, give us victory. .  ���������James Bernard Fagan. in the   London Telegraph.  reset.   Your diamond set  while you wait.  We have a ���������  nice line of "  . mounts in stock now  Al    U,    MUnnloON   GRANDEFRORKs!'B.c!  country   for   publication through the  uewspapers, is as follows:  A MKSSAUK TO TIIK PUOI'I.H OK   CANADA.  In response to urgent appeals from  many parts of the Dominion, J in  augurated the Canadian Patriotic  Fund, the object of which is to provide for the needs of thc wives, families and dependent relatives of those  who go to the front to fight the battles of Great Britain and her allies.  Unless generous minded citizens come  to their aid, there will be during tl e  coming winter much hardship in many  families owing to the absence ��������� of the  bread winner. I have the greatest  confidence in those that are in a position to give in this time of need; but  it is hoped iliat the response will be  widespread and generous.  During the past few.Hays the  Canadian Patriotic  Fund- has   been  duly  organized.     A strong executive repie  senting the whole Dominion has   been"  appointed and a central burean established at   Ottawa.    I   sincerely  hope  that in every city and town    throughout   the    Dominion    branches of this  organization may be formed, fnll   particulars of which may be had   by   ad  dns-inglhe   honorary secretary,   H  B. Ames. M P., Ottawa  By co ordinating   and   harmonizing  eff-n'ts in this way the danger pf over  lapping on the one hand or neglecting  deserving communities   on   the   other  hand may be met and overcome.  I am convinced that ��������� all Canadian  hearts will go out to their brave fel  low citizms who have gjne to the  front. A prompt and hearty response  to this appeal will put all anxiety at  rest about those- near and dear -to  them and will also afford to those who  cannot go an opportunity of doing  their duty to Canada and the empire.  (Signed)    Arthur,  President Canadian Patriotic Fund.  Government House, Aug. 28, 1914.  GRAND FORK  ONCRETE CO,, LTD.  W. J. GAL1PEAU, MANAGER' "���������'-..*,  Contractors for   Cement  Sidewalks,   Foundations <>ind ..  Basements.-    '      " .-.'.,  Manufacturers of Concrete Fence   Posts   and   Concrete  . Building Blocks-of every description.  pftSypprTT QI|f|Q ^''0,s c'on>it'I'U(-;':Hf* ������f concrete' blocks arc  UUnUnLSL UlLUu frost-proof and'practically indestructible.  Write us for estimates in any kind of concrete  work.  DR. DeVAN'S FRENCH PILLS &?&  {filiating Pill for Women. $5 a box or threo for  $10.^Sold at all Drug Stores, or mailed to am-  address on receipt of price. Tits Scobeli, Dnrc'i  Co., St. Catharines, Ontario.   PH0SPH0N0L FOR MEN.  ^?S  Vitality; for Nerve nnd Brain; increases "tfrov  . matter"; a Tonic���������will build you up. $3 a bo.*., o'r  I two for i\ at draff stores, or by mull on t"<\''.< i  of price *rirK Sconuu, Dnuc; Co., St. Cntlniriiii'.-..  Ontario.  AUTO LIVERY  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Modern' Rigs  and Good  Horses at All  Flours  the  at  Accept no substitutes, but. get the  original���������The Grand   Forks Sun. It  gathers and piints   the   news  of the  citv and district first.  Will beautify the home and  give a rich appearance and  finish to a room that cannot  be given in any other way.  Our new papers will enable  you to do this. See our sam:  pies and be convinced.  WoodlandC&Quinn  The Rexall Druggists  THE  Governor-General Appeals for  '". .Assistance.in Relief Work  The Duke of Cnnnaught, governor  general of Canada, on Friday hist ap  pealed to the deople of the Dominion  for concerted action in tho matter of  providing for the wives, families and  dependent relatives of those who have  enlisted for serv"ce at the front. His  appeiil, which wjiw sent  all   over, the  Boundary Feed 3 Supply Co., Limited  John Wanamaker says in Judicious  Advertising: "Advertising doesn't  jerk; it pulls. It begins very gently  at first, but the pull is steady. It increases day by day and year by year,  until it exerts an irresistible    power."  WATER     NOTICE  rices Goin  Still We Are Selling at  Reasonable Prices for Cash  Flour, Feed, Hay,  Grain  and Potatoes.    <^Also  International   Stock   Food   Always   on ��������� Hand  BOUNDARY FEED 8 SUPPEY CO., LIMITED"  APPLICATION for a  Licence to take   nnil  n-c    Water   will   bu   ma'le    under    the  "Wntcr Act" (if British Coliiinbiiitisfollows:���������  1. The iinim- of theapplicunt is Peter  Veri*  2. The address of the applicant'Columbia.  3. The name of   the stream is ICettle river  The stream has its source in B. C, flows in a  S.E. direction, mid empties into the Columbia  about forty .'miles from Grand F-~iks  4 The watnr is to be diverted irom'-ttic  stream on thc north side about 80 rods westerly from S E. cor. Lo 45:i, G. I. SimilltHineeii  Land District  fl Tne purpose for which the water will he  used is Irrigating  6. 'I he I mil on which the ivn'e i- t ��������� U u e<l  is described a*-'follow*-: Time par* f Lot--153  ���������lyinir south of and iidjoiniin.' Lot 273*>.  7. The quantity of water applied for is ns  follows:   2"0 acre fi*et per aiiiinin.  8. 'I'll j -i notice was i> s''d nn tin* ground oi  lhe 3rd day of August, 1914  9. A copy of this notice and mm iippl cation  pursuant thereto nnd to the retiulreinents <*f  tho "Wafer Act" will he filed in the office of  the W'uter Hec*"iclcr ut Grand l-orks. Objections lea? be filed with the said W'.iter Recorder, -or with the Oomprrollur of Wntei-  Rights  Parliament   Utiilding.-i, victoria, IJ.r.  PI-.TKIt VKRMIN.(Applioniii).  By I-'imnk (Ionvkm, (Agent-)  london Directory  (l'ublishert Annually) "  Enables traders  throughout  the   world   to  communicate direct with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  In each class of goods. Resides being a com-,  plote commercial guide to London and Its  suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with the Goods they ship, and the Colonial  and Foreign,Markets they supply;  STEAMSHIP LINES  arranged under the Torts to which they sail,  and indicating/the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading Manufacturers, Merchants, etc., in  the principal provincial towns and Industrial  centres of the United Kingdom.  A copy of the current edition will be forwarded, freight paid, on i*cceipt of Postal  Order for $5.  Dealers seeking Agencies can advertise  their trade cards t'or $5, orlargor advertisements from $15.  THE LONDON DIRECTORY CO., LTD.  :>r>. Aljchurch .Lane, London,   RC  Model Livery Barn  Burns ������S 0'Ray,; Props.  Phone 68 Second.Street  sraWTHEGoi  . ,. .VINSON  GENERAL TRANSFER WORK  V/OOD     AND      ICE  OFFICE AT PETBIE'S STORE  PHONF 64      GRAM) FORKS, B. C.  Leaves Grand Forks Every Tuesday and Friday at 7:30 a.m.        ,  from F. E. SDanfz' Office, Bridge Street j  Returning, Leaves Gloucester Every Wednesday and Saturday        !  (lood accommodations for passengers.    A limited amount of  perishable  freight  will  also be carried.    First-class hotel at  Gloucester for travellers, THOMAS FUNKLEY, Proprietor.  LUBRICATE  The Wheels of Business  Our Classified Want Ads.*furnish a  lubricant that is good for any kind o(  business machinery  Do you want an employer or an em  ployec. Have you something to sell or is  there something you wish to buy?  No matter how large or how small  your business is. Condensed Ads. will im  prove it���������Oil up.  Geo. Ec Rlassie  Fashionable  Ladies' and Gentlemen's  TAILORING  of Every Description  Bridge Street  rand Forts, B, G.  They are usually best  and most satisfactory.  in the end.  OUNDARY'S BEST  BOTTLED BEEB  a home product of  real merit. Get a  a case today. and try it  now.   Ask for it.  GRAND FORKS BREWING  COMPANY  Yale Barber Shop  Razor Honlnc a Specialty.  P.- A.  Z.   PARE,   Proprietor  Yalk Hotel, First Sthekt.  nartinflullen  All Kinds of Dray ing  OBALER IN  Wood and CoaJ  OFFICE AT  The Mann DrugCo. 's Store  PHONE 35  RESIDENCE PHONE R 18  Grand   Forts Transfer  PHONB 129  Sole Agents for.  Teaming of All Kinds.  Bus and Baggage at AH  Trains.  Mclntyre 8  Mclnnis, Proprietors  ���������Pays for The Sun for an entire year.    It is  the brightest paper in the Boundary country  smmemwem --. M  THE   SUN,    GRAND   FORKS,    B. C.  Mil  OF THE GITY OF GRAND FORKS  .Sale  of Land for  unpaid Delinquent Taxes  and 'subsequent Taxes .in "arrear   in the'Municipality of the  > City op Grand Forks, Province of British Columbia.  <��������� T HEREBS" GIVE NOTICE that in pursuance of the "provisions of the "iVJuiiicipal Clauses Act" and of a resolu  I tion of the Municipal Council of the Corporation.of.the City of Grand Forks passed on 'he I Oth day of August,  ad. 1914, I will, on Monday, the J4th day of September, a.d 1914, at the hour of 12 o'clock noon, at thi/d'ty  Hall, First Street, Grand Forks, B.C., sell^at public auction the lands, ' improvements, and real property , situate  within the'Municipality of the City of Grand Forks, and hereinafter set forth, for delinquent taxes and subsequent  taxes in arrear remaining unpaid and payable to the Corporation of the City ,of Grand Forks by the persons or  assessed owners hereinafter respectively set forth, and for interest, costs, charges, and commission, if the total amount  due is not sooner paid, for the purpose of-levying such delinquent taxes and subsequent taxes in arrear, and interest  charges, and commissions. ...  ������,  Name of Assessed Persons.  Des< ription of Properly.  *-���������     =A"  t:S>*'  :������������������,���������������������������' . =>  .(^happle, George   Lot, S, Block' 3. Plan 23 S 81 40  Cusson, Philip ' Lot i 6, Block 1, Plan 35.'        6 55  ��������� Colonial-Loan and Investment Co Lot 5, Block 9, Plan 35..:.. '...'..     19 35  Disarcy, Philip.'; Lot 25, Block 5, Plan 35 '.      1975  t'Desmazy, R/r ���������....-....:.." Part Lot 17," Block 1, Plan 35      22.95  Emard,/YVil Ham '. ...... Lot 25, Block 2, Plan 35    ���������Emard, William - Lot'2G, Block 2, Plan 35    ���������Farmer,  William...... Lot 1 2, Block  17, Plan  52   ' .Grand Forks Steel Works  : Parts Lots ]-, 2, 3, Block 9. Plan'22  Grand Forks Steel  Works Lot 4," Block 9, Plan 22.-   Grand Forks Steel   Works ; . . Lot 5,  Block 9, Plan 22!     Grand Forks Steel  Works  Lot 6.  Grand Forks Steel  Works Lot 7,  Gendron, Oscar "  Lot 2  Hill, Geo   H .'  Lot 3.  Hill. Geo. H.: Lot .4.  Hill, Geo. H Lot 5, Block 14, Plan 52       8 20  Haverty,-Mrs, Estate    " Lot 4, Block 4, Plan 35      36.95  Jim Yuen & Lim Singh.'. i.Lot S, Block 1, Plan 23 '   59.00  Lineman di.Schmidt .:..-  Lot 33,.Block 37, Plan 83        2 45  McArdle, Jas.' *. .-....:..Lot.2, Block 3, Plan 52      28.13  ,McDonald, Mrs., Estate ... Lot 15. Block 6, Plan 67       8.25  McDonald. Mrs.,  Estate    Lot 16, Block G, Plan (57         8 '!')  McDonald, Mrs, Estate: Lot 17, Block 6, Plan 67         8 25  McNee, William : Lot 23, Block 19, Plan 23      12.90  McNee,..-William Lot 10, Block 3, Plan 22 :        8.25  O'Donnell, B Lot 2, Block 11, Plan 35      16 20  O'Donnell, B '. Lot 3, Block 11, Plan 35....      10.65  Lane, F: C r.\ Lot 1, Block 3, Plan 52      16.40  White, Henry Lot 6, Block 8, Plan 67        2 95  White, Henry ."..: Lot 1, Block 13, Plan 35       9.75  Block  9   Plan 22  Block-  9. Plan 22'."  Block  2, Plan 35  Block  14, Plan 52  Block  H, Plan.5'2  22 95  6 55  37 55  6.50  9.95  25 70  00 CO  10.70  1 5 60  8.20  8 20  ao .=  "^ ti .5 w *^  s ='������">?  = :'*'io  '"V,'��������� 5 -  C���������^O 11-  86.05  2 30  2.95  ."> 00  3 15  3 15  2 3d  3 9!)  2.3u  ,2.r;0  3.3 i  7*00  2.5)  i 75    -  2.-10.  2.40  2.40  3 85  5 00 -  2.10  3.40  2 40  2 4')  2 -10  2.65  ��������� 2.40  2.SO  2.50  ' 2.80  2.10  2.50  ? '87 45  8.85  22 30  -22 75  26 10  26.10  ���������   8 85  4 1.15  8.80  12 45  29 00  107 GO  1 3 20  18 35  10.60  10 60  10 60  40 80  64 60  4.55  ���������31 53  10 65  10 65  10 65  15 55  10 65  19 00  13.15  19.20  5:05  12 25  Fictrix English   Bicycles at  Regular Price, S45  Each  Owing to those wheels being delayed in transit, and as the season is  well advanced, I will sell them at the above low price. Rim brake  on front and back wheels. Release .pedal gear. .' Parts for "repair  kept ir. stock. It is a high grade wheel, and fully guaranteed in  particular.   -Those who know it will have no other make. -  everv  J.      M00YB0ER,   Blacksmith and Bicycle D  ealer  SECOND STREET, NEAR BRIDGE.  Fresh and Salt Moats, Poultry always on hand.  Highest market price paid for live  stock.  PI TONE 58 and receive prompt and courteous  attention.  Dated at Grand Forks, B.C., this 20th day of August, 1914.  ' JOHN A. HUTTON,  ���������*: . ���������-..-- -.   Collector of Taxes for the Municipality of the City of Grand Forks, B C.  Europe  MINING RECORDS  Ernest Harrison reports the following entries at the mining recorder's  office from August 10 to'August 29,  inclusive.  LOCATIONS.  Franklin, Franklin camp. B. Bain-  bridge . '  Lone Star, Franklin camp, D. J.  McDonald.  No. 9, Gloucester camp, L. Merson.  Comet, Franklin   camp,   E. Rodin.  Mary, No. 1, No. 2, Black Prince,  Grey Eagle, Dundee fraction, Gold  Bug, Franklin, camp,  A. Anderson.  '     CERTIFICATES OF WORK.  Garnet   No.   2,,Christina' lake, R.  Graham.  ��������� Canadian. Burnt Basin,  R.  Reilly.  Black Bird, McRae  CVeek,   T.   H.  Paulson.  Viola, Carter's campjL. Neff.  Christina   * traction,;    Wellington  camp, J. J. Bassett."  'Mid little ones who weep and won  der,  And bravely speaks the cheering word,  What   though   her   heart   be rent  asunder,  Doomed nightly in her���������dreams to hear  The bolts of death around him rattle,  Has shed as sacred blood as e'er  Was poured upon lhe field of battle.  The mother who conceals her grief  While  to  her   breast  her   son she  .    presses,  Then breathes a few brave words and  brief.  Kissing the patriot brow she blesses,  With no one but her secret God  To know the pain that weighs upon  her,  .������������������ '��������� ::.  Sheds holy blood as e'er the sod  Received   on    Freedom's    field   of  hono'r!  The Sun only costs SI a year  prints all the news.  When  a   woman   sends a telegram  she omits all but the postscript.  The meat breed that lays  persistently  YEARLING  HENS  FOR SALE.  has been responsible for a rapid  rise in the cost of a large number  of articles in Canada and ihe purchasing power of a dol ar has been  considerably curtailed.  In Grand Forks the SUN PRINT  SHOP is still producing that high  class Commercial and Society.  Printing which brings a repeat  order from. our patrons, at the  same fair prices.  High class printing costs no more  than the other kind, in fact it's  cheaper. Let us submit samples  and quote you prices'  stationery  requirements.  your  Fhcne  Duncan fraction, Franklin camp,-J.  McDonalds: \  The Sun gathers   and   prints  the  news, first.    It is not a pirate.  The-Sun, at Si a  year, is   superior  tv i ivr    4.   w      ii*     -        t   if i       to any-$2 a year paper printed   in the  Del Monte.Frankhn camp,J. Holm.   jV      V J,���������, . ^ "   J -    .  x   -.-i..-. T-.������������������'.-r-��������� ������������������'������������������������.    n      -rr Boundary.     This    is   the  reason why  'we do not have to resort  to   gaml)lin"  schemos to gain new subscribers or to  hold those we already have.  S, G. R, I, RED  March Cockerels, from $2.00 lid.  Jumbo, luka, Last. Chance, Hartford, Protector, Goat mountain, L  Neft. , : .:    ';��������� '  21, Summit camp, J. A. McMaster.  Gold' Nugget, Summit, Brown's  camp, A. E. Savage.  Sultana, Christina lake, W. H. McKay.  NOTICES OF WORK.  Twin Fur, for Last Chance, Gold  Bug, A. Anderson.  Nelson, for. Silver Cup, Silver,  Spoon, Frank, Thorvald, Chas.^Iian- j  sen. ������      .     ;  United Verde, for United Verde  fraction, W. Minion.  TRANS FUR.  Three-eighths of Last Chauce,  Gloucester camp, G. B. Todd to S. T.  Hull.  ;     The devil's mistake would not nrivet  the work you get.     We have   reliable  j men to handle the printing  you   send  | us.     We do the work   well, and when  jit   is  delivered   you'll   say   it's   as it  should be     Every   order   is delivered  promptly.     Every   price is a fair one.  The Sun Print Shop.  NOTICE. OF ASSIGNMENT  THE BRAVE AT HOME  The  binds   her  well her  pain  warriors  ms  lash  and  maid   who  sash  With smile that  .    sembles,  The while beneath her  drooping  One  starry   teardrop   hangs  trembles,  Though heaven alone records the tear,  And "fame   shall   never   know her  story,  'Her heart has shed a drop as dear  As ever bedewed the field of glory.  Tlie  wife  sword  who girds  her  husband's  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Ihut Howard  Franklin Hnniacher and Ehvin Holvert  Hamnclier, both of Grand l-'orhs, iu tne Province of British Columbia, Luimdrynioii. carrying on business on the "Orand Forks ."team  Laundry," have by Deed dated the 22nd clnv  of August, 1014, assigned nil their Porsoi al  Estate, Credits and -Ell'eots, which mny bo  seized and sold under Exei'iition.iind all their  Hen! Estate, unto Horiiard Lequlme, of Grand  Porks aforesaid, Contractor and-Huildor and  Assignee, for the purpose of satisfying-, rute-  nbly and proportionately uud without urofer-  enco or priority, all their f'rerthors; said  Assignment was cxeouted on the 22ud dtiv of  August, 1914.  A meeting of the Creditors of the Assignors  will be he d at tlie office of .fames Hunter  liyley, Solicitor, No. 1, Dnvis Block, Grand  Porks, B. (!., on Tuesday, tlie8th dav of September, 1014, at the hour of 3 o'clock in the  afternoon. AH Creditors are re<iu<'sted to  send to the \s.i -nee on or before the 8th day  of Scpteinbt* . illl4, particulars (duly verified)  of their claims, and the security (if'uny) held  by them..  And Notice Is hereby ������lven  that  after the  said 8th day of September, 1914   tho said   Ass  slgnee will proceed to distributable Assets of  the Estate, having regard only to the claims i  of which he shall then  have received  notice,!  and that  ho will not be responsible  for  tho I  Assets, orany part thereof, so distributed  to j  any person or persons of whose debt or claim !  he shall not then have received N( ti e. I  Dated tlii*twenty-fifth iliiy of  August, 1914.  R. LBQUIMB.       '  Assignee.     !  E.E.W. MILLS CBT r85  HANSEN ������SG0  CITY BAGGAGE AND TRMSFB  Buy  Your  Tki.ki'honks;  Hansen's Kksujence. TW8 i"Sl OlF-ofit  2ioEQ-fgi4,  a  PICTURE  AND PICTURE FRAMiNG  Furniture   Made   to  Order.,  Also Repairing of all Kim Is,  Upholstering   NeuHv   I Mm-  KAVANAGH &  McCUFCKEON  WINNIPEG AVKNL'i;  MONG the Amusement Features will be Irwin's  Cheyenne Frontier Days���������150 Cowboys with  a trainload of stock presenting every thrilling  Wild "West Contest known. <2,Polo Games  will be held daily between Canadian and American teams, competing for the Northwestern  International Championship  The Racing Program will include Motorcycle Races, Relay  Races, Indian Races, Cowboy Races, and the usual Running  Races. CI,There will be daily lectures and meetings of interest  m the Convention Tent. (H,More than 10,000 separate Cash  Prizes are offered and it costs nothing to compete for them  Working Demonstrations of every sort of Improved Agricultural Machinery will be made  All Railways will grant reduced rates  For Daily Program and Premium List, address 503 Chamber of Commerce Building, Spokane, Washington  .;���������: *" '* 'J'.'f-WrV;.'. .* -,'-- ,-,' ���������THE SUN, GRAND FORKS, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  Seal  Leva*  Simulates  LD WAT0M FR  A ttnlghtfornvd (onarotu  oflor .from an eatabllshod  firm. W������ v* (Irina ������lvi*T  W&tchoa to UioDsantU ot  peopla all orer tha  world fti r hng������  advertisement. Now  It your chanM to  obtain ono. Writ*  now, enclMloe 24  cents for ono ot our  fuhlonabla JJadloB'  Long Guards, or  QroU' Alberta, tent  earrlaga paid to wear  with tho watch, wkleh  wilt b������ (Iron Froo  (tboAO watdion txa  cuarantood flro re&rg),  ihould you talco ad.  rantaco ot oar marvol.  1on������ offor. Wa oxpact yon to toll your (rlcud������  febout us and choir thorn tba boautlful watch.  Don't think thla offer too Kood to bo trua, but .������������nd  20 canto today ond Kaln a Free Watch. You  will ho amazed.���������WILLIAMS 4 LLOYD, Wholanlo  Jowollon (Dept.HS), {9, Connullli Itoad. Loudon, N  Encl^Jd.    ��������� .     . '"*  ���������*tlwum  POISONOUS  In less than two years  it will  be unlawful to buy or use  poisonous white phosphorous   matches  Everybody    should    begin  now to use  EDDY'S NON POISONOUS  "SESQU1" MATCHES  and thus ensure safety in  the home  Blowing  up  Warships and   Fortresses  The young Florentine engineer,  Girelio Ulivi, who claims to have discovered certain sub-red rays and an  electrical apparatur which enables  him to locate masses of metal and  to explode i.hem, proposes to carry  out exhaustive ��������� experiments which  will prove w,hether he has made a  discovery which will revolutionize  modern warfare.  Du.riag some experiments near Florence, which were, necessarily on a  small scale, Ulivl. with a transportable apparatus the size "of a large  trunk, succeeded in locating and exploding at a distance of about twelve  rni.es Koa>s floating bombs which had  be'en thrown into the Arno. for the  purpose, transmitting the fatal spark  with tho same ease that a Marconi-  gram -is transmitted to a distant station.  The Ulivi apparatus consists of two  parts���������a projector- of electric waves,  the rays of which act all round  spherically, and the machine for the  sub-red ray3, which is accomplished  by the apparatus for wireless telegraphy, with a voltameter, an amperemeter, and a chronometer, while  in the trunk on which these are placed 'are thd electric batteries which  sui.ply the necessary energy.  When the electric waves meet with  a metallic body a sound is produced  which id indicated on the apparatus,  ard it is possible to locate its position  and distance. Energy can then be  put in������ motion, producing a spark of  sufficient power to fire an explosive  within the metal body.  Several powers, including Japan,  have apprcached Slgcor Ulivi on the  subject of his discovery, but he desires to offer it,, first and foremost  to his owi. country, and the experiments about to be carried out will  scientifically determine the exact  effect of the M-rsys on the explosive  and war materials generally in use  and its consequent value in the army  and navy.  Cozistipafricm  13 an enemy .within the camp. It will  undermine the strongest constitution  and ruin the most vigorous health.  It leads to indigestion, biliousness,  impure blood, bad complexion, sick  headaches, and is one of the mo's?  frequent causes of appendicitis. To  neglect it is slow suicide. ' Dr. Morse's  Indian Root Pills positively cure  Constipation. They are entirely  vegetable in composition and do not  6icl*:en, weaken or gripe. Preserve  your health by taking  Ut. Morses  Siadiara Root Pills  LOSSES SURELY PREVENTED  br   Cutter's   Blackleg   Pills,     Low-  priced, fresh, rollablo; preferred by  Western stockmen because they pro-  toot    whore    other    vaccines    fail.  Write for booklet and testimonials.  10-dose pkse. Blackleg Pills $1.00  50-dcse pkgo. Blaokleg Pills   4.00  TJae any injector, but Cutter's beat.  Tho suporlority of Cutter products is duo to over IS  yeara of specializes in vaccines and serums only.  Insist on Cutter's.    If unobtainable, order direct.  THE   CUTTER   LABORATORY.   Berkeley,   California,  Papa Did Too  "This is my son Frederick, Mr. Fos-  dick," said Mr. Glanders proudly, introducing his livc-yoar-old boy to his  caller.  "Well, Frederick," said the caller,  "do you obey your mamma?"  'Yes, sir," replied Frederick promptly, ' and so does papa."  Ostrich feather fans are threatened  by some strange rivals- The bustard-tail is used to make a very  graceful fan, and the ..long- feathers  of the owl and the hawk are also to  be seen in tortoiseshell mounts. The  feathers of the golden eagle and even  the .feathers of the albatross are being used for fans.  Chile contains 187,148,4GG acres, of  which 23,323,888 acres are suitatle  for cultivation. Of this, 3,048,429  acres were seeded, 1,391,865' acres  were in so-,7n pastures and 7S2.4G9  acres were dovjted to real hay,  mostly alfalfa. About 20 per cert,  of the uncultivated part of the country is suitable ".for g-.azing, and most  oC this for only a part of the year.  Keep Cool  Don't spend so much of  your time cooking during hot  weather, and your family will  be healthier without the heavy  cooked foods.  Give them  They wera speaking of force of  habit in the lobby of a hotel the other  night when Charles W. Bryan, brother  of Secretary of State William J. Bryan,  told of an .incident along that line.  One afternoon two pretty girls rambled up to the platform of a country  railroad station. Evidentljv from -their  dress and manner, one of the fairies  was going to tales the train and the  other had come to see her off.  Eventually the train steamed into  the little station, but Ythe traveller  seemed in no great hurry to get  aboard. With watch in hand the conductor waited. Finally, he looked toward tho fair passenger impatiently.  "Madam," said he, with another  glance at his watjh, "if you are going  on this train you must get aboard."  """Just" a minute," returned the passenger, with a flustered expression. I  must give my sister a kiss."  "Get aboard, misa," obligingly responded the conductor, "I will attend  to that." ��������� *.  Terrible  "Was it a ba. accident?"  "Well, I was  knocked    apeechelss,  a*:d  my  wheel  was  knocked    spokeless.'        v  Air Pressure In Tunnels  The effects of air pressure are well  shown in tho twelve and a half mile  Simpson tunnel, where an exceptionally high amount of energy is required  for running the electric trains. Th?  tunnel, which is fifteen i'eot wide and  eighteen feet high, with a sectional  area of 250 square feet, "lias a ventilating current of 3,530 cubic feet of air  per second, maintained .by two blast  fans at the Brigue end and two exhaust fans at Isel'e. Trains going with  this current encounter less resistance  than in open air up ,to fifteen and a  half miles an hour, but at- higher  speeds or in the- opposite direction ihe  resistance is'*much greater than outside. Coasting by gravity down the  seven per 1,000 maximum gradient, a  train, even though going with the current, cannot exc^td thirty-five miles an  hour on account of the braking by the  air.  er  Love and the Drama  A periodic^ tlovoted to the drama  pleads for plays based on some emotion other than love. The difficulty in  producing such plays is that, every  play must havo a hero, and in making  a hero almost inevitably adopts the  view expressed 2,000 years ago by a  scribbler on one of the dead walls of  Pompeii. "He who has never loved a  woman is not a gentleman."���������Exchange.  Locomotor Ataxia, Heart Trouble and  Nervous  Spells   Yielded  to   Dr.  Chase's   Nerve   Food  It would be easy to tell you how  Dr. Chase's Nerve Food cures locomotor ataxia and derangements of  heart and nerves, but it may be more  satisfactory to you to read this letver.  Mrs. Thos. Allan, R.F.D. 3, Sombra.  Ont., writes: "Five years ago I suffered a complete breakdown, and frequently had palpitation' of the heart.  Since that Illness I have had dizzy  spells, had no power over my limbs  (locomotor ataxia) and could ��������� not  walk straight. At night I would ha\e  severe nervous spells, with heart palpitation, and would shake as though  I had the ague. I felt improvement  after using the first box of Dr.,Chase's  Nerve Food, and after continuing the  treatment can now walk, eat and sleep  well, have no nervous spells and do  not require heart medicine. I have  told several of my neighbors of the  splendid results obtained from the use  of Dr. Chase's Nerve "Food."  Dr. Chase's Nerve Food, 50c a box,  6 for ?2.50. all dealers, or Edmanson,  Bates & Co.,"Limited, Toronto.  German Horse Extracts Square Rcot  ��������� The^ "thinking horse" of Eberfu-ld,  Germa'uy, has be*,n visited by , tho  ."nature poat "--Maurice 'Maeterlinck,  who says he coulu not- have lo'-n  more astounded if he had heard'the  dead speak. ' "One feels ashameJ.'  he adds, "of th<������ loi.g injiistiee'tow.'.i i!  animals .by human beings. * Every  certainty and all security seemed'  suddenly shattered.  Materlin-.k' first "looked deep l'n  the horse's eyo *.o seek there' so-ne  spark of'his snirit.'��������� and then set trie  horse to various , tasks. The animal's  owner, Heir Krall, first caused t;io  horse to :.,p<ill Maeterlinck's name find  then left the room ^vfiilc Maetor-1  linck himself set the horse to sf.ull  the name of his hotel.  Later, Krall gave the' horse some  square and cube .rr.ots to extract.  vyiien'Mactei-linek was asked to sr-t  the square root, himself, he wrote  on a board the "first figures that came  info his head, since as he admits ho  has no knowledge whatever of this  kind of mathematics. The horse declined the task, lifting his 'forefoot  and keeping it suspended-  After repealed attempts to causa  the horse to fulfill the task, Krall  tried himself and discovered that lie  numbers as written -by Maeterlinck  had no square^root.  Summarizing his experiences, Maeterlinck says he bcileves there must  exist in some horses the same kind  of subconsciousness in certain masters which exist in some human beings. There are men and women of  ordinary or ovei inferior intellect  who have this same extraordinaiy  subconscious gift for , certain problems, while a brilliant methematician  like President Poincaro confesses  total inability lo add up one column  of figures without making a mistake.  Maeterlinck nonce concludes that  horses and probably air other animals have a second sense analogous  to the human second sense, and he  thinks that sooner or later human  beings^ will be forced to recognize iu  this second sens3 the true wond  spirit manifesting itself intermittently* in all corneis of the known  world, "in %the silence of stones and  flowers, insects and stars,", striving  to reveal co. humanity-its own secrtt.  Luck;' Bessie  Having need of some small change,  the mistress o? the house stepped to  the top of the back stairs.   -  "Bessie," she crlled to the maid below, "have you any coppers down  there?"  "Yes'm���������two,' f-.ltered Bessie, "bat  they're both my cousins, please,  ma'am."���������London Punch.  They're light and easily  digested and yet nourishing  and satisfying. No bother in  preparation���������just pour from  the package and add cream  and sugar���������or they're mighty  good with fresh berries or  fruit.  "The     Memory    Lingers  ������  Canadian Postum Cereal Co., Ltd.,  Windsor, Ont.  before  "You used to say," she complained,  "that I was your sunlight; that the  world was gloomy when you were not  in my presence."  'I know," he sadly replied, "that  was before you ha-1 acquired the habit  of telling me candidly every few minutes what you thought of me."���������Chicago Record-Horald-  As to Papa's Wealth  "Mamma,  what is  papa worth?"  'I don't know, dear, but it must bo  a great deal.    I heard  him say o'ice  that he hue. put $100,000 into a mining  couiiiany's stock '  "What's th* nam. of the mining  company?"  "Wild tat. I think he said. I presume they named it that because it's  ir. some unsettled country away out  ou the frontier."���������Chicago Tribune.  Queer Tticks of Memory  Tn later life Emerson's memorv played him some strange tricks James  Cal'Oi, hi-j biographer, says that he  rr-.ct him one day in the'streets of Boston apparently at a loss for something  and asked him where he was going.  "To dine," said, Emerson, "with an old  and very dear friend. I know where  she lives, but I hope you won't ask me  her name-" Then he went on to describe her as "the mother of the wife  of the young man���������the tall man���������who  speaks so well," and so on until Cabot  guessed to whom he was referring.  This failing led to a pathetic scene at  Longfellow's funeral. After gazing  long at the face of his lifelong friend  as he lay in his coffin Emerson said to  a bystander. "That gentleman was a  sweet, beautiful soul, but I have entirely forgotten -his name."  The use of Miller's Worm Powders  insures healthy children so far as the  ailments attribatable to worms xre  concerned. A high mortality among  children is traceable to worms. These  sap the strength of infants so -that  they are unablo'to maintain the battle for life and succumb to weakness.  This preparation gives promise cf  health and keeps it.  Some English Names  It is a difficult matter sometimes to  spell an English name from hearing  it pronounced. For instance, Farqu-  harson is pronounced Fahrson. This,  however, is "simple as A B C" compared with the weJrrt renderings of  seme other namsn. Who, for instance,  would drerm of pronouncing Wool-  fardisworthy Oozry, Wrenfordsleigh  Rensley or Wyrar-lisbury Kasybury?���������  Pearson's.  In Poland, schoolgirls are compelled by law to wear their hair  away back from their faces and tied  An Ignoble Use  Washington Irving in "Crayon Papers" says: "I was once at an evening  entertainment given by the Duke of  Wellington at Apuley House to Wiil-  iam IV. The*- duke had . manifested  his admiration of his great adversaiy,  Napoleon by having portraits of him  ii. different parts of the house. At ;.he  bottom of the grand staircase , stood  the colossiai statute of the empeior by  Canova. It .was of marble in the antique style, witli one arm partly extended, holding a figure of Victory,  Over his arm the* ladies in tripping-  upstairs tc thc ball had thrown their  shawls. It was a singular office for  the statue of Napoleon to perform in  the mansion of Lhe Duke of Wellington!  Imperial  Caesar, dead  and  turned to  clay!  Minard's  theria.  Llnin-ent     Cures     Diph-  Btoh   Busy  "The gin who knows she is pretty  makes a fool of herself."  "And the girl who doesn't kuow she  ip pretty makes a fool of some man."���������  Houston Post.  in     that  "Did   you   find  anything  house?" ask d the footpad.  "Nothing worth while," sneered tho  \'. N. U. 1011  ������..���������������-     ,.,-~^.,..   4-���������^*     ������������������������     --.."    v��������� . ATuuiiH.-j    nui ui    vviui*.,       oucritu    iiiu  in the back with a brown hair ribbon, burglar. "But It's bad luck to come  They, .".re also forbidden to wear away empty-handed so I brought along  Jewellery or corsets until they have the watchdog and a lot oE burglar-  graduated. I alarm   apparatus."���������Washington   Star.  .When did the word "suburb" first  find its' way into the language? It is  used ' in a' recently discovered, fourteenth ordJnance of the city guild of  carpenters providing that the members should attend the 'funeral of any  one of the fraternity resident .within  the city '/or in the -subburbs.". The  natural inference is that even then it  was part of the everyday talk, of the  citizens.���������Pall Mall Gazette.  'For perfect cleaning in all W  parts of the house thia  f'Club" is famous. Old  Dutch Cleanser does tha  .Work easily, thoroughly;  "quickly���������"Hoca it with real  economy   and    satisfaction.  Saves   Your   Energy  Dust.Causes Asthma. Even a little  speck too small to see will lead"to  agonies which no words can descale.  The walls cf tlu breathing tubes contract and 't seems as if the. very Lfe  must pass. From this condition Dr. J.  D. Kellogg's Asthma Reme'dy brings  the user to perfect rest and health It  relieves ;hc passages and normal  breathing s firmly established again.  Hundreds ol testimonials received annually prove its effectiveness.  Maud���������Jack- toU rre last night that  I was beautiful.  Ethel���������And yet people say Jack has  no imagination.���������Boston Transcript.  In Luck  Caller���������How much for a marriaga  license?  Town Clerk���������One dollar.-  Caller���������I've only got 50 cents.  Town Cler/.���������You're lucky.���������Philadelphia BuMetin. .-  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, etc  Aids  t-   History  Mrs. Brown���������Haven't you found personally'that historv always repeats  itself?    ���������  Mrs. Bites.-���������Not always. The neighbors repeats most of my history.-���������  New York Times.  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Farmer's Information Bureau  Canada Cement Company Limited  504Herald Building, Montreal  ik$>x  WMmmmmm THE SUN, GRAND FORKS; BRITISH COLUMBIA  ^  FARMER'S.FAMILY   IS ORGANIZED  into A'Joint stock  CORPORATION  A    Far-Seeing . Scot . Hasc Solved   the  Problem    by  Giving   His  Sons  and  Daughlerc a   Block  of  Shares  in. a  Real Joint. Stock Company.        \  A  cannv  Scot  has solved   the  old  problem o*f how  to keep- the boy on  the farm by organizing his nine sons  and daughters into a corporation and  dividing  the   stock  of   his   1,800-acre  farm anviig them, as though it were  a city    business,  u factory,  store or  mill. ��������� ,      -  The father, John- McCallum. was  elected president of the. farm corporation bv the vote of all the stockholders, the eldest son general manager, and another so.n secretary and  treasurer-  One son was made superintendent  of the hog department, all full blooded ��������� stock. Another- boy was chosen  to care for thc horses. Between two  other sons the cattle and sheep .were  divided. ��������� The girls were placed, in  charge of the. borne. Each child was  made superintendent of some division of the j:arm work and given supreme authority in his or her department.  "I thought the matter over for a  long time," said "he far-seeing Scot,  telling of his plans. "Then 1 finally  drove to town, got a lawyer and told  him my plans. I suggested ��������� we call  tbe farm the Lismore Stock Farm,  from the name of the island in Scotland where I was born. He incorporated the farm with a paid up capital representing my valuation of the  farm and stock. I had a stock book  printed and filed regular articles of incorporation.  "A few days later I called the children into the parlor one morning after breakfast .and told them to be  ready for a surprise- There were five  sons and four daughters. I had capitalized the farm at $100,000 and divided the stock into blocks. I kept  enough for a controlling interest.  Then 1 presented each child with a  block of stock. The plan I had outlined was for them to keep at work,  buy some of my stock each year, so  that by the time 1 die they will have  purchased all of my stock and will  have absoljle. control of the farm.".  The children were enthusiastic over  the idea. It gave them an interest in  the work o- the 1,800 acres that they  had never had before and before tne  lirst week was over each one of the  board of directors was doing his best  to stop the leaks that beset any large  corporation.  The directors hold daily meetings  around the family breakfast tabic,  where the work of the day is apportioned, while j.nnual meetings of the  stockholders are held, as required by  law, and the formalities of business  procedure are duly observed.  What has been the ��������� result of the  experiment?" Of the nine children  eight have stayed by the farm, one  deserting :t to become a lawyer. Nor  have the eight stayed against their  will, or because they did not knew,  by experience, the lure' of the city.  Five of thc children have been away  to college, hav2 completed their  courses and then hurried back home  to stay by tho old farm, ' In which  they are directors. Two of the girls  are now Lt college, drawing dividends from the farm corporation and  planning-to return home the minute  they have won the coveted degree.  In only one important."' particular  does the McCallum corporation differ  from the usual one. The checkbook  is a decided innovation. Mr. McCallum had' a special set of checks printed. Each year a certain percentage  of the surplus is Bet aside. Each"di-  recicr may write a check on this surplus fund endorsed on the check  what the money is for and cash it  without asking the permission of any  other director.  Only once has there been a very  decided difference of opinion among  the directors. Last year there was a  big surplus. The nine children directors proposed to buy an automobile:  the president of the corporation' way  not favorable. The nine outvoted the  one nnd the automobile was duly  bought. Mr. McCallum chuckles over  it now; perhaps he opposed the idea  on purpose just to see what would  happen.   Who knows?  "I'll have to admit I've made it so  all-firod lutsresting for the kids they  haven't, wanted to leave the farm,"  says Mr. McCallum, "except that one  boy���������and he was cut out for a lawyer from the dart, I guess."  150 Chinese Soldiers Are Put to Death  One hundred and fifty of the soldiers of the first division who recent-  RURAL MANHOOD  )y looted the town of Kalgan, 125  miles northwest of Peking and afterwards were induced to disarm by promise of being given their freedom,  have been put to death. The garris.m  at Kalgan composer, of 6,000 soldiers  ffiutinet-d and loctsd and then burned  the city. All persons who resisted  them were killed. The women among  the inhabitants were attacked by the  mutineers and many of them carried  off.  Preferred Death to Being Blind  Fearing that an approaching, operation on his eyos would not save him  from total blindness, Professor Hans  von Peterson, president of the Munich  Society of Artists and one of Germany's most distinguished painters,  committed suicide by shooting himself  through the head  Religious Educctiop. Should be More  Practical, and ' Less Sectarian  and Doctrinal  , Some time ago I made the discovery of an excel'ect little-magazine devoted to rural sof.ial- welfare. This is  called Rural Manhood, and is.the. organ of th.j country wor.k ' of ' the  Y.M.C.A. in'villages, towns and opon  country of North America. Teachers  and preacl-.ors and: other leaders in  country work will find this little  monthly journal decidedly helpful and  stimulating.  In an article on religious teaching  in the country, Prefossor Fiske of  Oberlin calls attention to some of the  strong ,md also some of the weak  points on religious education as commonly found in covntry districts.  "In most country communities the  social structure jj simple- and social  resources meagre. Therefore personality is the main usset, and the determining factor-in our problems. Heie,  more than in thu-' city, ' personality  counts heavily, an religious life and  teaching depends upon it more than  upon metLod or system or organization. This' doubtless accounts for t.ie  fact that some country communities  have had a rema:kable record for developing ' character ��������� and discovering  latent'lead ji-ship. A few great humble  sculs (perhaps but one) have lived  there; and this accounts for it. Perhaps they have . cheerfully broken  most of the laws of pedagogy and  have never dr-samed of it! The sheer  force of character has succeeded in  spite of it.  With these concessions, I shall not  be misjudged if I mention some of tho  faults- often found in country, communities, ���������-������������������'nich seriously hamper a  thoroughly effective development of,religious education.  ���������The "ordinary a^escies for religious  influence are the home, the church,  the minister, the Sunday school, tho  country wo.k of the Y.M.C.A. and tne  public school teacher. The latter has  an inevitable iniluen.ee, though often  unconsciously. The country work secretary is still all too rare. But the  Sunday school is almost universal, nnd  the country home is probably the best  in tlie land, and still most effective for  the training of character. I am of the  opinion that there lemains much more  definite "family religion" in tbe country than in the business ridden, feverish life of the cities; doubtless more  family prayers and "grace before  meat," and definite religious instruction of the old fashioned sort. To  be sure, it is often of such an old fashioned sort that it does the modern  boy little immediate good, but he can  never quite get away from it, and ultimately  it boars  fruit in his life.  I'am making no attack upon sane,  modern evang?lism when I say that  the churches must "quit depending upon periodic indulgence in ultra-emotional revivalism tc maintain their  spiritual life. Self respecting people  shun stimulants; the after effects arc  too awful���������whatever may be the temporary exaltation. The wise minister  is depending less upon the "rouoc-  ments"���������which an over-exhorted congregation soon becomes immune, to���������  and more upon the practical teachwig  of the facts of religion and life, which  feed souls and grow character.  Let me suggest that the aim of religious education in the- countiy should  be less sec tari.-.r. and doctrinal and  more definitely p.-actical. The country people have a genius for hard-  beaded common sense, and you can't  fool them long with any substitute.  There is surely ti.e finest kind of opportunity- for the study of "the soc'al  gospel" -in tho country���������that is, mc  practical teachings of Jesus and the  prophets especially, upon the vitally  important matters of common life, of  ordinary rigMeouuness and the relations of man and man. A number of  fine courses are already outlined and  are readily available. Here is an opportunity not merely for developing  the most exciting sort of class discussions among adult men on topics in  which they are keenly interested,  bringing ,td bear all the pure white  light of Christian teaching where it  will do the most good; but also the  opportunity, to develop speedy results  in the life of the community, as tho  social ethics and thc personal religion  of Jesus, work out in life, and the  church becomes most effectively a  community builder.���������Contributed by  Canadian Welfare League-  '."      COMPLETION   OF  LINE  N.  T.   R.   Pracically     Finished    With  Leonard'.. Retirement  - The retirement cf Major Leonard  from the commissioneishlp of the National Transcontinental Railway  marks the oractical completion of the  line save for some extra ballasting  and filling and the construction of a  few stations to be completed by October 1. It is understood that then  the Grand ��������� Tiunk Pacific would be  called on to exercise its option of  acquiring thc  line by  lease.  As was intimated by tbe company  in the-negotiations for the recent guarantee of bonds f-*r the completion of  the mountain section, it is intended to  take over the lin,?, but an arbitration  will likely be asked to determine ihe  total cost, In respect of which the  rental or Interest will be paid at the  rate of 3 per cen':- for 50 years. Refusal by the Cran-1 Trunk to lease the  line would mean .'Is being taken over  by other interests or by the government itself. The expectation, however, is that the Grand Trunk will implement its contract.  There is a large staff In the Transcontinental commission offices at Ottawa, which will have to be dispensed  with or absorbed !.nto other branches  of the public service, but this will not  occur immediately.  TRADE OF GANA  S ON IHE INGBEASE  EXPORTS   SOARED   DURING   PAST  FISCAL YEAR, WHILST IMPORTS DECREASED  Trade With the Ur.ited  Kingdom and  With  the   United  States  Shows  an  Increase���������Large Gain in Exports of  Agricultural Products.  A staLemeut of Canadian trade for  the last fiscal year, has been issued by  the trade and commerce department.  The total trade in merchandise fo:- the  year was $1,073,766,098, an increase of  $26,697,554  over  the  preceding fiscal  year.     Imports   totalled   $618,328,874,  a  decrease of $51,671,315, while    experts totalled v445,437,224, an increase  of $78,368,869.  The net increase in trade for the  year was due to. the big gain in exports of agricultural products, animal produce and manufactured products, particularly during the autumn months. Since ��������� then there has  been a considerable falling off both  in imports and exports. The total exports of agricultural products for ti e  year was $198,220,029, an increase  of $48,074,468, or nearly thirty per  cent. Exports of animal produce totalled .$53,349,119, an increase of $8,-  564,526, and exports of manufactures  totalled $57,4-13,452, an increase of  $13,750,644.  ... Trade with the United Kingdom  showed a net increase of $37,634,098.'  Trade with the United States showed  a net increase .of nearly there millions. With the British West Indies,  including Bermuda, despite _the recent  reciprocal trade* agreement, there was  a net falling off in trade of $1,620,283.  From nearly every oommunity imports  decreased, T/hile "to every country except the Argentine .Republic expoits  increased. From the United Kingdom  Canada took last year imports valuc-d  at $131,942,769, or $6,706,666 less than  the preceding year.. Canadian exports  to the United Kingdom totalled $222,-  422,766, a gain of $44,440,764.  Imports from the United States last  year totalled $410,786,091, a decrease,  of $30,369,764. Exports to the United  States totalled $200,459,373, a gain of  $33,34S,99j.  THE ATHABASCA TRAIL  FORESTS  AND   NAVIGATION  My life   is    gliding    downwards;    it  speeds swifter, to  the  day  When it shoots the last dark canon  ���������     to the Plains ol Far-away,   ���������  But while it. stream is running through  the.years thai are to be,  The mighty voice of Canada will ew-r  call to me-  I shall heai the roar of rivers where  the .rapids foam and tear,  I  shall smell f.he virgin  upland with  its balsam-laden air,  And shall d*-eam that I aan riding down  the winding, woody vale.  With  the  packer and  the  packhorse  on the Athabasca  Trail.  I have passed the warden cities at the  Eastern wate.-gE.te,  Where the hero and the marytr laid  the co'-ner-stone of State,  The    habitant,    covreur-desbois���������and  hardy voyageur,  Where lives a breed  more strong at  need to venture or endure?  I have seen the gorge, of Erie where  the roaring waters run,  I have crossed the Inland Ocean, lyii.g  golden in the sun,  But the last and best and sweetest is  the ride by hill and dale.  With  the  packer  and  the  packhorse  on the Athabasca Trail.  I'll dream again of fields of grain, of  grain tbat stretch from sky to i:ky,  And the little prairie hamlets, where  the cars go roaring by,  Wooden hamlets  as  I    saw    them���������  noble cities still to be,  To girdle  stately Canada  with gems  from sea to ssa;  Mother of a mighty manhood. Land of  glamor and of hope.  From the eastward sea-swept Islands  to the sunny western slope,  Ever more my heart is with you, ever  more till life shall fail.  I'll be out with pack and packer on the  Athabasca Trail.  ���������Arthur  Conan  Doyle.  Jasper Park, Alberta, June lS,-19i4.  NATURALIZATION   EXPLAINED  Government Hss Issued Circular to  Correct Misunderstandings  As considerable misunderstandings  have arisen as to tho new Naturalization act, 'he state department is issuing a .-special -drcul; r on the subject  directing attention to the fact that  the new law is not now in effect, but  will be only on January 1 next, while  with respect to the people living there  at present and up to the first of tho  year the old law will apply for three  years yet.  Heretofore naturalization was granted in court by judges. Under the new  law the judges will certify as to tha  evidei.ee of qualifications while the  certificate will be issued by the secretary of state.  Prepare   for   Pannma   Trade  The government is getting ready for  the anticipated trade development between  western  ports  and  Europe  by  way of the- Panama canal*  Interior elevators have been established at Fort William, Moose Jaw,  Saskatoon .in J Calgary and the site  has just been selected for a terminal  elevator on the government clock at  Vancouver, which will cost about a  million dollars.  Equality of Water Flow Dependent on  Fores: Cover  It has been urged that in thc imprests of navigation the Dominion gov-;  eminent should purchase such denuded forest land iu Lie eastern provinces  as might be nacessary to reforest in  order' to prevent floods and the filling  up of streams with sediment, in this  connection lhe report on the Trent  Watershed Survey, recently published by the commission of conservation,  is of considerable interest. In -;liis region of Ontario, as a result of Jives,  150,000 acres are practically a desr-rt  p.nd the report ur%es a policy of forest  .conservation under Dominion,'' provincial or municipal control, in order to  preserve the usefulness of the Tivr.t  Valley canal, in which over $10,000,000  arc Invested. There are many such  barren area-; in the eastern provinces,  which with the assistance of the Dominion government might be made to  produce valuable forest .crops.  In Canada disastrous floods and  low water stages have been largely  prevented by the timely, action of th-i  Dominion government in setting aside  as forest reserves the wooded slopes  where.the great river's of the interior  of the Dominion have their origin. On  the east slope of the Rocky Mountains  over 20,8,96 square" miles of non-agricultural land have been thus reserved,  for the double purpose of regulating  the run-off aud of providing a perpetual supply of timber to meet the  ever increasing. r;ecds of the prair'e  settlers. In the railway belt "in B.-it-  ish Columbia smaller -reserves .have  also been set aside, chiefly for the purpose of maintain:'.ig a steady How in  the streams on wlich the fruit-growing  industry is absolutely dependent.  After a struggle which lasted for<  ever ten years, the friends of conservation in the United States succeeded in  passing the Weeks Bill on March ],  1911, for the acquisition of lands for  the purpose of-conserving the navigability of navigable rivers, by maintaining on these acquired watersheds a  perpetual growth of 'forest which  would preserve the regularity of the  stream flow, tlms aiding navigation  and water power development, and  would also prevent soil erooion and  the resultant film,; up of the streams  with sediment.  The bill was fought bitterly by interests, who attempted to prove that  forests do not restrain floods or regulate stream flow, but their arguments  were totally disproved in the house of  representatives.  It was then sought to prove the  .provision for the purchase of stale or  private lands by the federal government to bo unconstitutional, but the  committee en the judiciary, after thorough considoraioi*. affirmed that 'Congress had the constitutional pow*?r bo  acquire lands nnd forest reserves in a  state by purchas *, condemnation or  otherwise, as an aid to navigaton, ii it  be made to appear to congress that  such reserves materially or substantially aid navigati jh ' That forest reserves had this influence was 'made  to appear' -.o Congress, the Weeks .Bill  was passed.am", since then th^re has  been purchased or approved for par-  chase over 65.90u acres of denuded  timberlanclF. in [".:���������-��������� Appalachian Mountains, which will be, when necessarj,  artificially uforestci in order to bring  under control the excessive floods  which have caused such damage along  the Ohio and other rivers having their  source   in   these   mountains-  EXHIBITS   OF  THE   NATURAL   RE-  SOURCES'OF CANADA WILL. BE  VERY ATTRACTIVE  FOREIGN     SERVICE     NEEDS    MEN  Sir George Foster Considering Raising  Status   of   Canada's   Trade  Comivissioncrship  For some Unit Sir George ��������� Foster  has had andcr consideration the question of railing Uu'status of Canada's  trade commissirrc-rships in other  countries. Ca.i.ul;-. has, of course, no.  consular service of her own, hot. in  common with ot'.icv dominions beyond  the seas, util'zes the services "A British consuls in. i'an.ign countries. However, where there ;'.re trade commissioners, these to some extent fulfil the  functions of cou-ulr., and with the  growth of Canada's importance abroad,  it is becoming the more necessary  to appoint ,.s commissioners men of  the very highest qualifications.  Sir Geo.ge Fotier therefore, proposes to appoint to these positions as  vice-counsu.'s the best available university men, but before going to their  respective posts they will undergo a  special training in the department of  trade and commerce at Ottawa, .vid  will be given opportunities to study  the needs and nec.ssities as v.-ell -is  the industrial co.'ditions of Canada  from coast to coast.  The    Canadian    Building    Covers an  Area of About 700,000 Square  Feet,  and is.One of the Largest Buildings  of the  Exposition.  Col- William Hutchinson, exhibition  commissioner ior Canada, was interviewed recently in Vancouver while  on a trip on business connected with  the Canada building at the Panama  Pacific exposition. The building will  be completed in about a month, Col.  Hutchinson said- Of course this does  not mean tlie fancy work of the interior, nor the placing of the many  displays of the natural resources of  the Dominion. Becaure the exhibition  city is on this coast, British Columbia products will have the largest  share of tbe space.  The Canada building covers an  area of about 700,000 square feet. It  is the largest building with the exception of the buildings, known as  the exposition palaces. The commissioner has a staff of eight exparts at"  work. They have been connected  with his department for years and  arc putting into the San Francisco  building their experiences at many of  the world's biggest exhibitions.  "Our idea, is to appeal principally  to the man who may become a settler  of Canada," said the commissioner.^  '"The exhibits in the building will be"  only of the natural resources of this  country. . These will be displayed in  the most attractive manner possible.  The exhibition''will formally open on  February 20, but the Canada building Avill be ready for inspection before that time- In fact,' our department has established a reputation at  other exhibitions of getting off the  ground with our work completed,  before any of the ethers are through.  This gives an opportunity of opening  first and giving the early arrivals  who may visit th'j grounds some days  before the formal opening, an opportunity of studying what Canadaa can  show.".  Particular pains are being taken  with tbe fruit exhibit, the commissioner said. Many- of the horticultural products will be shown-on the  limb. .There will be exhibits In bottles, and the fresh articles as well. A  splendid and attractive idea which  will' be worked ou*- with several six  by twelve foot screens, made with a .  blue canvas sky, natural grass and  trees, houses, etc., which will vividly  convey ideas of orchard and farm  scenes of the Dominion.  The horticultural exhibition will  occupy about 800 square feet and  Col. Hutchinson expresses the belief  it will be second to none. Plans are  Tor a large mineral display and each  sample will Be properly labelled- Much  of the mineral will be from this province. The timber resources of Canada will be shown with polished  panels two by four feet, ' so as to  give the visitor an idea of the grain  in the wood. A good deal of attention also will be paid to the fishing  resources.  Effect or Waves  In his recont lecture before I! t  Royal Institute at London, ou modern  ships, Sir John Lyle drew attc.-ntinn  to the fa-u that, \vlien the waves are  one-half the length of tlu: ship .'n-d  one-twentieth of the length in height  the stress upon in*) ship itself was  very little increased nbovs tl:at in  smooth water Hut when the waves  are of the sa-ne length as the ship  or cue and one-half times* in length  the stresses are considerably hio:h'r  than when the ship is in smooth  water. Heme ir. view of the i'sict.  that wares a.'- s-.'ldom over 500 l'e;ji  long, tho ma::i;num bending moments  which come r.pon a ship 900 feel long  such as t'������e Aqul;ania are, much less  than those wlii-h conic ui'on one ,">00  feet in length.  Pearls of Great  Price  There has lately been exhibited at a  court jeweller's in Bond street a striking collection of p -arls. One magnific-  ieiit rope is valued at no less than  ������60,000; while for a single pear-  shaped drop pearl, perfectly symmetrical, ������14,000 is asked. But. probably  the most exquisi.e article in the collection is a single necklet of gems of  extraordinary hue, the matching and  gradation being superb. Tho cost of  ihis article 1.  ������11^,000.  But the owners warn a would-bo  purchaser that if one of tho stones  were lost it would be impossible to  replace it with an exact duplicate.  Black and pink pearls also found a  place in the exhiticion; whilst a passing reference must be made to a pair  of button-shaped ear-rings valued at  ������8,000.  One of the representatives of the  firm gives a word of advice upon the  preservation and treatment of pearls.  Upon no account, he said, should  they be locked up in a safe or other  dark place for lengthy periods, since  such treatment soon causes them to  lose their "life" and become dull-  If their fair owners find that Tor  pome reason or other they cannot  wear them outside their garments  they should make a point of wearing  th'-m underneath choir dress next to  the skin. Constant contact with t'e  human skin gives to the stones light,  hi<,tre, glo.s3 and sheen. Tho best possible way to keep pearls in a perfect  state of l reservation as well ns to  prolong their life, is to wear thorn always, both day and night-  It has been estimated that dun -g  tho i)r.:sa-:t year 1,2*18.000 factory  hands in Russia have already participated in strikes, \u addition to 215,-  000 others who n,-e employed In es-  labUslini nits ;i-)t in-tVr the fae'r-ry  act-  Farmers' Co-operative Societies  Seventy-two farmers' co-operative  oi-gauiaztioiis have be." organized in  Saskatchewan to: the purchase of  farm supplies and the marketing of  farm produce.  Before the close ot the present year  it is anticipated that considerably  more than ono hundred will he formed. Many of the members registered  by the department of agriculture have  already embarked on important business activities. The most, of them ar������  purchasing the binder twine that will  be needed by the members.  More than four hundred pnterts  have been issued by the United  Slates Tor dovie'rf intended to har-  not-H the power of sea wave.H. N'on������  have been ��������� i.-artlcally successful 80  far.   . rHE.SUN,.   GRAND   FORKS,   B.C.  IEWS OF THE CITY  Seven Austrians were up before  Dominion Policemen P. T. AlcCal-  lifm and \V. J. Cook in the court  house on Monday morning for  attempting to cross the international  boundary line into the United States.  They were liberated on parole, and  will hereafter be compelled,to report  to the authorities every thirty days.  On Tuesday six other foreigners were  tried for the same offence, and  were given a similar sentence.  The Dominion immigration  depart  ment is endeavoring to keep all sub-! for P. Burns & .Co., airiyed' in   the  jects of ^belligerent nations now in  this country where they are in order  that they may not eventually find  their way to the ranks of the armies  of their native countries.  -A party of officials of the Dominion Express company, composed of  VV. S. Stout, Toronto,' general manager; G. Ford, Winnipeg, superintendent, and R. Helm, Vancouver,  superintendent, spent Tuesday in  the city. Mr. Stout was accompanied by his wife.  Fred   Heffner,   of  Calgary,   who  has been   appointed    local  manager  eaver Hoard Next Time  Tt will save' all the muss and litter of Lath, Plaster and  Wall Paper. lb permits more beautiful interior- designing  in the most modern style. It never cracks or deteriorates,  and needs no repairs.  BEAVER BOARD  For Walls  and   Ceilings  Braver Board is very quickly and easily put up; makes a  house warmer in winter, cooler in summer; is painted, doing  away with unsanitary wall paper, and has many other advantages.   Let us show you samples and tell you all about it.  MANLFS HARDWARE  Tlie  'BRIGHTEN-CP"  Store  NEW  HARNESS   SHOP  I have re-opened a harness shop at my old  stand on Bridge street, and will manufacture  rV<amr   H���������������m ace ������nd   do  all  kinds   of  rsiew nam ess harness repairing. A11  work guaranteed.   Your patronage is solicited.  A.  Frechette  ������y    t3������i    <������*  Here We Are !  Your Six Friends,  Robin Hood Family^  Robin Hood Flour  "     Oats  a  tt  Porridge Oats  Ferina  Graham  Whole Wheat  Let Us Lighten  Your Household Duties  'For Sale by*  JOHN  DONALDSON  PHONE 30  *  Everything to Eat and Wear*  Real Estate Investments  and Business Sites  Insurance in  c/4.11 Its Branches  <$&  Boundary* Trust C8b  Investment Co., Ltd.  Established 1901  First Street  city on Saturday and took ' charge of  the business on the first of the  month.. Chris Coughlan,' who has  been manager of the local, branch for  over a year, has been transferred ,to  Nelson,.and will leave for that city  in a week or ten days.*  Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Black; of  Sydney, N. S., have been" spending  the past week at the home of Mr.  and Mrs. J. B. Tuttle. Mr. Black,  who is a retired* business man of  Sydney, has, in company with his  wife, been touring the west during  the summer months. They are now  on their way east from the coast.  Rev. P. C. Play man preached a  to the members of the company of  Sharpshooters in the Empress theater last Sunday evening. The building; was crowded, .and an impressive  discourse was delivered. The com  pany marched in a body from the  cannery building to the theater.  A fire fighter named O'Connor,  who bad been overcome by the heat,  was brought up from Fife, Tuesday  noon, and was.taken to the Cottage  hospital. He was in a bad condijj  tion ou his arrival here, but is now  reported to be improving.        <���������  Thomas Thompson, who has been  Iedgerkeeper ,-in the Royal bank,for  over a year, on Monday received  orders to join his militia company  in Vancouver, and he left for that  city on the C.P.R. passenger train-  Tuesday noon.  The westbound C.P.R. passenger  train for "a week past has daily carried two carloads of bridge timber  for the Kettle Valley line bridges  between Carmi and Penticton.  R. L Miles, of Carmi, was in the  city on Monday. He said be could  see no reason why the Kettle Valley  line should not be ready to inaugurate a regular traffic service, between  Midway and Penticton by "the mid-  *dle of October.  A telegram was received in the  city Wednesday afternoon saying  that all members of the Grand Forks  war contingent had arrived at Val-  cartier camp in perfect health and  buoyant spirits.  Miss Belva G. Bugbee, who has  been spending her vacation with her  in this city with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. C. L. Bugbee, returned  this week to'Kalispell, Mont., where  she is teaching school.  On   request of  the Canadian Pacific Railway company, twenty more  men were sent down  to  Fife  Tues  day morning to fight the big   forest  fire.  The hunting season opened on  Tuesday, and numerous parties from'  the city spent the day in the hills.  Neurly all brought back s*i*ue sub  stantial evidence of their', marks'  uianship.  If the party who took a bicycle  pump from The Sun pUiee? without  obtaining our permission will return the same we shall refrain from  again referring to the incident.  H. R<ilston, local manager of  the  British   Columbia  Telephone  company for over a year, has been trars  ferred to Kamloops and left for that  city on Tuesday.  Mrs. J A. McLeod returned on  Wednesday from a visit vvith rela  tives in the east. She was accompanied by her mother.  E R. Red path, agent for the  Canadian Pacific niilw-iy in this  city for about a year, has been  transferred to Nelson. He left for  tb.it city last Saturday.  Produced in the West  ^*^*������*������������*������^^  ��������� -Tlie Fraser River Yallej,. with its  , green*'grass ��������� practically- the year,|  , round, is one of the finest.dairy.disr  trictsin the world,, and produces  milk' that is much superior to Eastern Milk, both in Richness and Flavor. Buy  B.C. Milk because it has the Natural Flavor  of Pure, Rich,Fresh Cream. The Government  test shows it to be of the Highest Standard.,  ' August Schnitter has almost entirely, recovered after being confined  to his home with a severe attack - of  inflammatory rheumatism."for two  weeks.   ��������� ���������       ���������  The regular monthly meeting of  the GrancLForks Poultry association  will be held in Secretary,' Had den'a"  office this evening.  ' -*  Charles E. King left on Saturday  for Hot Lake, Orp.,������to take a course  of treatment for rheumatism.  Since the departure of   the active,  service contingent the- company   of  Sharpshooters   has  again   been recruited to its full strength.  ���������-5  Mrs.. Ralph Hodgson has returned home from a visit with relatives in Toronto.  Found, near the  Great   Northern  station, a brooch. Owner can :have  same ��������� by'- calling at'--this ofiice and  describing property.  .. Highest*' cash prices paid for-'old  Stoves.arid Ranges. E. C. Peckham,  Second-band Store.  ��������� Take'your'.repairs to Armson, .shoe  repairer.-' 'The-Hub. Look for the  ,Big' Boot.    - ' ; .     ...;-'  Model 10 Remington tvp'ewriter for -  sale; machine only Vused a short, time.  Enquire Sun ofiice.    ���������    - ,   _  The  Sun   is. the  best newspaper  value iu the Boundary country.  Card of Thanks  On behalf of my brothers and sis--  ters I beg to sincerely thank the  many friends who extended to us  their help and sympathy during our  sad bereavement in the loss of our  brother, W. L. Read.  (Signed) Ira A. Reid.  urniture  <I When in need* of an odd piece of Furniture for any room in the house, you can  save money by purchasing from us.  ���������f We carry the most up-to-date stock of  House Furnishings in the Boundary, and  you are assured of the same careful consideration at our store if your purchase  is small as you would receive if you were  buying a large order.  Q We would^like to call your attention  especially to our Floor Covering Department. Our stock is new and up-to-date  and the range of patterns and designs is  second to none.  MILLER & GARDNER  Tbe Home Furnishers  . Angus McDougall returned home  on Monday from a business trip to  Ottawa.  C.O.D.  A new Watch by a firm esiab  lished 45 years. Muftcrs Radiant watch is an ordinary watch  with the hand? and Ii ures enamelled with radium which makes  them luminous,ni rith*'ysh(nv the  time clearly in Ihe dark. It is ;i  day.and NIGHT watch, in faci  the darker the night the brighter  the hands and figures. WiilnlnV  watch hung up in your bedroom  you can see t1 e time any pa* I uf  the night. It is a speciality for  those who prefer a watch different to any other. Masters' I*!;*  diant watch is a genuine timekeeper, fully warrantrd and lilted with their famous Veracitv  lever mov ment and Solid SilveV  Cases, price SO -ft2 doll;' rs'l,fret-  to ������ny pari of the'world.'or on  our speciiil foreign terms half-  cash, 'fi/- wltbordcraiiH 76/ on  deliverv. Ordrroneof thisewofi-  drrfulBO/-   adisim Watches now  Solid .Colrl. Demi jiii ling llfelc1.  Another bargain is Ma ters' S< lid Gold  Demi Hunting Watch. ������ splendid production, i rim on y 90/-, or as ��������� with  order, and 46/  on ���������delivery.     Special  attention is given to foreign onlnts  We supply Watches, Rings, Jnretlfn, Cutlery, Plate. Gramophonei, limits, Cluthiip.  &C    CATALOGUE will be sent free u<>.;  post paid to any address in the ttmlil  Gold Radiant Watches ������j tos. &������wim  U ,VASTERS, Ltd, RY , Err.  If tin: Cash on Dellvory System Is In use in your con titty, then you need only sonil  101- for eitliur tvmuli yon select, and pay balance when you receive tho wateli.  "MASTERS,  LTD., RYE, ENG.


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