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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist Mar 30, 1923

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is   situated
the canter of Grand Forks valley, the
premier fruit growing district of
Southern British Columbia. Mining
and lumbering nre also important
industries in districts contiguous to
the citv.
Kettle VaHey Orchardist
THF SUN is the favorite news"
Xllli IjCi-l paper of the citizens
of the district. It is read by more
people in the city and valley than any
other paper because it is fearless, reliable, clean, bright and entertaining.
It is always independent but never
"Tell me what you Know is true:
I can guess as well as you.
$1.00 PER YEAR
Tax Rate 35 Mills on the
Dollar — Estimates for
Year Amounting to$78,-
103 Approved
Mayor Hull and nil the aldermen
were present at tbe regular meeting
ofthe city oo;inoil on Monday evening.
The tax late levy for 1923 was
struck at 35 mills on the dolinr,
made up as foil ws: School, 14
mills; special, 13; general, 8.
The estimates for tbe current year
were submitted by the different
committees, and after being pared
down in some instances were
adopted by the council. As approved
they are: Finance, 816,790* fire,
water and light, 121,250; board of
• works, #7,378; cemetery aud parks.
$600; henlth and relief, $11890; police department, $2545; school
board, $27,660; total, $78,103.
Fred Clark asked for a grant of
$150 to help finance the board of
trade. The council promised ,o con-
aider the request.
The salary of Miss McCallum, assistant city clerk, was increased $5
per month on recommendation of
the finance committee.
Dr. Kingston addressed the coun-
'-•-—•■ oil in reference to aid to" ttre" Grand
Forks hospital and on medical
health matters. Action ou the request for assistance was deferred
until the next meeting.
Chief Savage of tbe lire depart-
menl and F. J. Miller and Ben Norths addressed tbe council and asked
tbat provision be made iu thiB
year's estimates for the purchase of
an auto fire trnck. The council
promised to carefully consider the
M. H. Burns was given authority
to install a gas pump and a sub
merged gas tank at his garage on
Second street, the work to the done
to the approval of tbe board of
works chairman.
The Norris Lumber & Power company was given a rate of 3J cents
per k.w.h for electric power, provided the firm uses 70,000 k.w.h
during the year.
The tender from the City Cartage
company for team work wns accepted. *•
The telephone service to S. T.
Dinsmore's borne was ordered disss
The chairman of the board of
works reported street grading in
progress, and the otber committee
reports were unimportant.
At an adjourned meeting of the
council Wednesday afternoon the
rate aud tax ievy bylaw was reconsidered aud litis, ly passed
Tae chairman of the board of
works was authorized to proceed
with tbe work of draining the
slough back of the skating rink.
Thi-chairman of tbe water and
light was authorized to secure engineers aud get further data on Ibe
waler supply from Sand   reek.
The clerk was authorized io call
for tenders for caretaker of the
cemetery, whose duties will include
digging of graves The clerk was
also instructed to get legal advice in
reference to collection of taxeB on
certain parcels of land outside the
city lfmits.
Government Unanimously Passes Grant of $40,-
000 for Extension of
Irrigation in This Valley
Victoria, March 24.—With the
government's expenditure in the
first unit of the Grand Forks irriga
tion system proving to be a produc
tive investment, little difficulty was
experienced in getting a grant for
the Becond unit of this scheme. Iu
tbe provincial cabinet, yeBterday,
tbe executive decided on the expendi
ture of another $40,000 ou the second unit of this reclamation work.
The grant was passed unanimously
after hearing reports of results
achievod in tbe sale of lands covered
by the operations of the firBt  unit.
Preliminary work in the way of
surveying has been begun by the
municipality's engineer, Major D,
A. Graham, and it is the intention
of the trustees to call for tenders
soon According to present calculations, the unit will be complated
in time to place water on the ground
this year's crop.
Tbe credit for obtaining the loan
to iuetall this unit is principally due
ourmemher, wbo, in company with
D. McPharson, made a trip to Victoria two weeks ago and made
representations to the government
that brought tbe result set forth in
the above dispatch.
Every tenth man in
United States dies of an
Boy Scout News
First Grand Forks Troop
Boy Soouts
Duties—March 31 to April 6, Wolf
patrol; next for duty, Eagle.
Parades — Rehearsal, Saturday,
March 31, at 2 p.m. prompt at H.Q.;
dress parade Weduesdtsy, iipril 4th,
at 7:30 pro, at Trinity Church hall;
display Thursday, April 5th, at 8 p.
m.. at Trinity Church hall; usual
weekly parade Friday, 6th, at 7!30
p.m., at H.Q. Note—All Scouts
taking any part in the display are
expected to be at the dress rehearsal
in full uniform.
Notice—Each patrol leader has
had a duty allotted to him in prepar
ation for tho display, e.g., connected
with programs, or with seating, Jor
with convoying "properties" to the
hall. Tliey are askod to have their
duties finished before Wednesday
The following is the minimum
anil maximum temperature for each
day during the past week, as re
corded by the government thermometer ou E. F. Law's ranch:
Mar. 23—Friday    41
24—Saturduy     52
25 Sunday  00
26 —Monday   63
27—Tuesday  52
28—Wednesday.. 68
29-  Thursday  69
.    .03
In the bee's legs are pocl
ets for holding pollen, each
pocket being closed by rows
of b-iistles which interlock
the most wonderful manner,
so preventing the pollen from
falling out
It's  those  who  stick   that
turn the trick, says Sam.
It's Time Some One Became Alarmed
jjH*-'--*-*-  —
Public Sale of Copper
Mountain Property to
Be Offered May 7 at 10
o'Glock in the Forenoon
Vancouver, March 27.—Application has been made to the supreme
court chambers by E C. Mayers for
judgment on tbe foreclosure suit
brought by the Equitable Trust
company, New York, agninst the
Canada Copper corporation G. L,
Fraser, counsel for defendants,
stated that no opposition will be
voiced to the order.
The foreclosure is on the Copper
mountain mining property near Al-
lenby, B.C., which the Granby coin*-
pany has undertaken to purchase.
The Equitable Trust is the represen
tative of bonds amounting to $2,n
500,000 against the property, on
which the interest arrears are $336,-
Following the application for
judgment will be another motion to
direct the registrar of the supreme
court to hold a sale of the property
on May 7, at 10 a.m. It is at this
sale, presumably, tbnt tbe Granby
company will formally enter the
proceedings as bidder.
Reasons Why Some
Magazines Are
Barred in Jail
Minneapolis, Minn., March 27 —
The reasons the city council barred
tbe Saturday Eveuing l'ost, the Red
Book magazine aod the Ladies'
Home Journal from circulation
among juvenile prisoners in the city
jail were made public here  Friday.
The Saturday Evening Post was
barred on the ground that it taught
boys disrespect for labor unions.
The Red Book was barred on the
ground tbat its stories made heroes
out ot criminals.
The Ladies' Home Journal was
barred on the ground thai it was a
"namby-pamby" affair and should
not be allowed in any home much
less a jail.
Four magazines were approved.
They are The Youth's Compadion,
American Boy, St. Nicholas and
Good Housekeeping.
Honest John Has Started
on Speaking Tour of
Province--British Columbia Healthiest Province ~ Fire Prevention
Li tera ture--Tr uckTraf -
fie Regulation—Government's Obligations Reduced .$1,000,000
loss annually through fires is too
Inrge for one to he proud of.
Prior to leaving for Ottawa, Hon.
T. D. Pattullo, minister of lauds,
issued instructions for the distribution of literature regarding tire prevention, and readerB who have uot
received this may secure it direct
from the forest branch. Last summer witnessed very heavy fire losses
and this yenr tbe laws have been
made much stricter. British Columbia has an asset in her timber,
which can be conserved indefinitely,
but every citizen mUBt assist in fight
ing fires if the losses are n it to be
paid each year.
This province has 400,000,000,000
board feet of standing timber, with
an annual increase tbrough growth
alone of 8,000,000,000 feet, and
wbile the total capacity of provincial sawmills is only 2,500,000,000
feet of lumber annually, still fire
destroys as much timber as is cut.
It is a simple matter to put out a
campfire, but it requires from 50 to
100 years to produce a fore»t giant.
Tbe regaining of her autonomy by
South Vancouver reduces the government's obligations by upwards
of 11,000,000. Since the appointment of a commissioner to govern
the municipality much progress has
been   made,   and     under   careful
government       supervision
Probably a  slow-thinking
deliberate  man   hates   "pep
Special Correspondence of The Sun.
Victoria, March 28.—Premier Oliver has commenced a peaceful inva
sion of the prairie provinces iu connection witb his fight lor equal
freight rates for British Colambia
So far Alberta and Saskatchewan
hnve Btood solidly behind thiB province in petitioning Ottawa for fairer
treatment in this regard. Recently
the Calgary board of trade decided
not to support British Columbia any
longer, but this action was promptly
repudiated by tbe Alberta government aud Premier Oliver has re
ceived the assurance that the neighboring proviaces are in the fight to
the eud. The government leader
here is known asu lighter who never
gives up aud he has declared that
there can be no truce. British Columbin must have Uie same freight
rates as the eastern provinces and
only iu this way can the west agiee
with the east on matters pertaining
to the general development of the
Premier Oliver is conducting an
extended speakiug tour in British
Columbia and will visit as mauy
points as possible. Iu a few weeks
he will address audiences iu Alberta
and probably Saskatchewan Prominent Conservatives, as well us Liberals, are behind the premier iu this
matter, even Hon. Mr. Bowser, opposition leader, pledging his support.
Figures were quoted recently by
Hon. J. D. .MacLean, provincial
secretary, showing that British Cola
lumbia is the healthiest province in
the Dominion. The larger centers
have remarkably low denth rntes
and the smallei towns have set up
enviable records. The deaths from
accidents have been few as compared with other provinces, but the
people of South Vancouver have
landed upon their feet auain.
Regulations have been pnssed by
department of public works limiting the weight of trucks and their
loads on provincial roads to four
tons. This applies everywhere but
hetween Vancouver and New Wests
minster, where t-e main highway
has been built in n manner to permit of eight ton loads
Tbe stricter enforcement ol the
government Liquor Act since Hon.
A. M. MansoiOassumed tbe attorney generalship has resulted iu
cutting infringements of the law
down to the lowest point reached
since British Columbia espounsed
moderation. While bootlegging
still continues, and will, the official
reports show a much cleaner record.
All Money Needed for
Cooperative Marketing
Will Be Supplied by
Bank of Montreal
Died Wednesday Morning
as Result of Injuries
Received at Salmo Last
Vancouver, March 27.—Coining b
the assistance of lho fruit growers of
the Okanagan, who have adopted
Aaron Sapiro's plan of cooperative
marketing, the Bank of M ont real lias
offered to finance tho cooperative association nt a rate of 0 per cent for
whatever amount of money is re
quired to put the plan into operation
in British Coluinbia. This offer has
been accepted by the grOMeis.
Announcement to this effect has
been made by W. H. Hogg, snperin
tendont of the Bank of Montreal in
British Columbia. A full repent
ou the subject will bo made by a
special board of trapo committee con-
sisting of G. F. Gylos, A. Melwillo
Dollar and W. Blake Wilson, at today's mootiug of the council of tho
board of tratle.
"Tho Bank of Montreal has always
financed the fruit industry of the
OkanBgan," stated Mr. Hogg last
night. "With its linancial support i'
is showing a faith in the success o
the cooperative marketing method as
outlined by Aaroh Sapiro.
"Cooperative marketing is the ouly
A shade of sadness was cast over
the community on Wednesday
wheu the news reached the city thnt
Cbnrles Bickerton had paBBed away
at 6 o'clock tbat morning in the
Kootenay Lake general hospital at
Nelson as the result of injuries,, received in a blast at Salino on Thurs
day, the 22nd inst.
The accident occurred nt Salmo.
Mr. Bickerton was employed in McDougail & McChnrles' bridge crew.
Wbile clearing for the new bridge
over the Salmo river, he was struck
by a 50 pound piece of a stump
which was being blasted with dynamite. Only tbree sticks wero used
but the force was such tbat it threw
the fragment of the stump adistancc
of nearly 300 feet. Mr. Biekerlon's
right arm was broken in several
places; his shoulder was also broken
and his skull fractured nnd lungs
punctured, and there was very little
hope of hia recovery from   the first.
The late Mr. Bickerton was 42
yenrs of age. He wns n unlive of
Navau, Out. He was a veteran of
the Boer war, and after the close of
that struggle he came tu Grand
Forks and was employed at Ihe
Orniiby smelter until that conci-in
•leased operations* here He took an
active interest interest in municipal
affairs and served the cily ns alderman for one or two ternm. Taken
all in all, he was a model citizen
and will be greatly missed by the
In 1917 the late Mr. Bickerton
married Miss Ida Donnan, who,
together with two daughters aud
two sons—Vera, Arthur, Earl and
Irene—survive him. He is also
survived by- seven sisters and seven
brothers, most of whom live in Ontario. One brother, Edward, lives in
Vancouver aud will reach bere in
time for the funeral.
Mrs, Brickerton returned from
Nelson yesterday. Sbe was accompanied by her sister, Mrs. Todhunter, of Elko, B. C, and by her
brother Bert of Trail. MisB Stella
Donnon and Wallace Donnon,
brother nnd sister of Mrs. Bickerton,
arrived from Trail. A niece of deceased, Mrs. Campbell, of Devau-
port, Wash., will alBO arrive here
for the funeral.
At the time of going toprese, definite arrnngaments for the funeral bad
nut been mnde, but it is expected
tbut ii will be held tomorrow afternoon.
salvation of the industry, and tho
growers have shown wisdom in giviug
the plan the support they have. The
bank belioyes that thero is a very
good chance for tho success of the
growers under the now marketing
In financial circles the action of
the Bank of Montreal in agreeing to
lend money lo the growers at tlio
rate of six per ceut has been tho suli.->
jectof groat intorost. Brokers point
out that tho bank has evidently cut
its iuterest rate to the limit iu this
caso, since good investments are being offered in many plaees'at from OJ
to 7 por cent interest.
Many of the "conveniences
of travel" do little else but iit-
ter up the traveling bag. THE   SUN.   GBAND   FORKS,   B.C.
lUfa tot& Jfarka §mt
One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) ..$1.00
One Year (in the United States)    1.50
n*?. Add rest -" *—-cations to
.This Grand Fork? Sun
Phonb 101R Gband Forks, B. CJ
FRIDAY, MARCH 30. 1923
Notes, Notions and Notables
A New York clotliing manufactnrer has
turned over his business to his employees,
lent them *fi*2r>0,000 to serve as working capital and agreed to advise them without any
salary or other payment how to run the business. For the present the manufacturer, Mr.
Dix, and his son will probablycontiae is actual m magers of the factory, after which it
will be seen whether the workpeople can develop among themselves the necessary ability
and unselfishness to conduct the business successfully and for the benefit of all. Everyone
will be interested to watch the course of this
significant experiment. Mr. Dix is himself a
native of Russia and was forty-two years old
when he went to the United .States.
It's not the guns or armament
Or the money they can pay.
It's the close cooperation
That makes 'em win the day.
It is not the individual
Or the army as a whole,
But the everlasting teamwork
Of every bloomin' soul.
A good natured Irishman from np country
visited a so called "painless dentist" in order
to have a troublesome molar extracted. The
dentist seeing the size of his aatient, and suspecting that he was liable to creete trouble if
the operation wasn't entirely painless, said to
his office boy, "Jimmy, go and get a large s zed
hat pin, and stand behind the operating chair.
As soon as tbe patient gets into position I'll
wink and you jab the pin through the seat of
the chair." When the dentist was ready he
gave the signal to the boy, and with a yell the
big Irishman sprang from the dental chair.
"Well," said the dentist, "that didn't hurt
much, eh!" "No," said the Irishman. "But
Oi didn't know the d— roots went down so
•THE STRAIN of modern civil-
•"• ized life falls heaviest upon
the eye, the hardest worked and
most neglected of all the human
organs. The constant need of
close-range vision; the continual
exposure to the glare reflected
from pavement and buildings or
from high-powered eleectric
lights, all expose the eye to terrific strain. Many suffer from
eyestrain without being conscious of it. Have your eyes ex •
amined and know. We are »H.
mirably  equipped for this .fork.
Jeweller and Optician
Bridle Street Grand Forka
City   Real Estate  For
Applications for immediate purchase of Lots
and Acreage owned by the City* within the
Municipality, are invited.
Prices:—--From $25.00 per lot upwards.
Terms«—-Cash and approved payments.
List of Lots and prices may be seen at the
City Office.
City Clerk.
E.C. Henniger Go.
The reparation problem is for the United
States nothing in the world but a problem in
econom'es. The same is true in large measure
of Great Britain. But for France it is both
ecosiomic and political. Until France and
Germany forget the centuries of national
rivalry and the repeated attempts at conquest
first by one notion, then by the other, every
issue between them will be complicated with
political feeling of the most rancorous kind.
There is unfortunately no prospect that the
noment of mutual forgiveness is at hand.
Prance has more to fear from an economically
strong Germany than the people iu this coun-
. ry can easily imagine, but how immeasurably
l ie hope of a tolerable future for the Euro-
Han millious would be improved if France
i id Germany could agree to bury the ambi-
t. ons and the hatreds both of the past and of
the present.
Mustapha Kemal, the chief of the new
Turkish government, is in favor of the polW-
i'..*il emancipation of Turkish women. He de-
■.*' ires that the seclusion of the sex is not
supported either by Turkish tradition or by
r.'ie precepts of the Moslem religion. It is, he
tys, a Persian custom that along with many
other details of the ancient Persiau civiliza
ti jn the Turks accepted after they had con-
ij lered the country. Kemal is probably right
right iu his contention. Ceivainly the nomadic
lurks never hid away their women; indeed
t ley had few places in which to  hide  them.
Ve are inclined to think that Islam has al -
ways been unfavorable to women's appearing
in public, but that may be owing to the Persian rather than to the primitive Arab influence. Kemal himself has recently married the
daughter of a wealthy resident of ^Smyrna.
No Amplifier Needed
Not all public speakers need an amplifier to
make themselves heard. For example, there
is John Barrett, former director of the Pan-
American Union. The Boston Herald prints
this story of him, which an ex president of
tbe United States used to be fond of telling:
One day when the prasident was attendii g
a meeting he asked if Mr. Barrett were pres
ent. The chairman, who knew Mr. Barrett
well, held his hand to his ear a moment and
said, "No, he isn't in this part of the building."
Then he stepped into the hallway, held his
band to his ear and said, "No, he isn't in the
building at all."
Then he stepped to the door of the building
and, leaning out, held his hand to his ear and
said, "No, John Barrett is not in Washington."
So the meeting proceeded.
Grain, Hay
Flour and Feed
Lime and'Salt
Cement and Plaster
Poultry Supplies
Grand Forks, B. C.
Garden Tools
And Other Spring Needs
We stock  a complete line of Rakes, Hoes, Shovels
and all tools necessary for the Spring work.
Ferry's Package Seeds.
Qet a Planet Jr. Seeder and Cultivator for the
farm this spring.    They are great labor savers.
Bapco Paints and Varnishes.   Try our Auto Paint
and Varnish and make the old car look like new.
Maesey-Harris Implements.   Let us quote you ou
your needs.
Complete Home Furnishers
Good for Almost Nothing
Alice for the first time saw a cat carrying
her kitten by the nape of its neck.
"You aiu't fit to be a mother," she cried
scathingly.   "You ain't hardly fit to   be a
The building industry in rhe United .States,
after the busiest year in its history, seems as -
sured of another year of the same sort. Much
more building is expected in U)2:] than was
done iu V.ll'l, but the increase will be largely
in buildings of au industrial, commercial or
institutional nature than in dwelling houses,
which formed tha greater part of the business
in 1922.
Mistah Honey Bee
No one's makin' speeeches
'Cep' de honey bee.
De principles ne teaches
Sounds right sensible to me,
He says, "Keep lookin' foh de sweets
Dat's growin' everywhere;
An' if some no-'count weeds you meets
Pass on an' don't you care."
As he comes a bringin'
De goods f um 'roun' de farm,
He says, "A little singin'
Ain' gwintordo no aarm."
I tells you, lots of us would get
Mo'joy fum life if we
Kep' follerin' de example set
By Mistah Honey Bee.
, Established 1910
Real Estate and Insurance
Hasldant Agent Qrnud Forki Towmlte
Company, Limited
Farms    '(Orchards    City Property
Agent, at NeUon, Casual---, Wlhnlpec aud
other Prairie polnta. Vanoouver Ag-enti:
Bstabllsheil lss 1910. we are lu a potlllon to
furnlih reliable information ooueerniutr tills
Write l'»r tt„i lit ii-alurt>
Transfer Company
City Baggage and General
Long Distance Telephone Service  a  Real Asset  to the
Exacting Business Man
There are few advantages in modern business to be
compared in practical value with the service your own
office telephone is prepared at any moment of the day
or night to supply you with.
At a minimum outlay in minutes you can get in
direct touch with your desired party possibly hundreds
of miles away where postal or other delay would be a 11
decided drawback. Correspondence cannot compete
with the speed of telephone service, besides which consider carefully the undoubted advantage of a personal
Coal*  Wood and
for Sale
Tell The People
What   You   Have
to Sell
Offloe at R. F. Pfltrie'i Store
Phone 64
Baal Batata and Insurance
Dominion Monumental Works
Asbestos Products Co. KooBnft
At some places in tlie Sierra Nevada and
Cascade mountains from thirty to forty feet
of snow falls during the winter months. At
Summit, California, which has an elevation of
about seven thousand feet, there has bee i re -
corded sixty feet of snow in a single season
and about twenty-five feet in a single month.
This is a pretty good old world, after all.
Many people who believe they have a fair
chance of going to paradise after death, pay
their doctors big sums of money to prolong
their stay on this planet.
A '••
as much right as
he is
cAncient History
Items Taken Prom Tbe Orand Porks Sun for ths Corrcspondtng
•Week Twenty Years Ago
H. N. Galer, business manager of the Gtrnby smelter,
returned home last Wednesday noon from Fernie, where
he has been looking after the coal strike situation.
R, S. Craddock, M.E., left yeBterday on a short trip
up the North Fork for the purpose jf making a report on
It. A. Brown's Volcanio mine.
Clinton Atwood, Greenwood, arrived in the city Wed-
neskay and is a guest at the Hotel Winnipeg. Mr, Atwood has accepted a position with the Hunter-Kendick
company and will reside bere permanently.
A company has been organized to develop the soal
lands in the North Fork district.
Dan Kice has assumed the management of the Citizens'
Supply company's store.
Geo. A. Fraser is building an addition to his residence
on Granby avenue.
Paul Johnson will leave for Alaska this week   in  ei
pany with Sam Silverman, of Alaska fame.
Bxoelleiit facilities lor wiling your farm!
We hav* agents at   all   Oout and Prairie
Reliable Information re-rardliss- this diatrist
cheerfully furnished, we sollolt your inquiries.
Wholesale and Retail
Dealer in
Havana Cigars, Pipes
Confectionery   ,
Imperial Billiard Parlor
Gnad Ftwks, It. C.
B. C.
Furniture Made to Order.
Also Repairing of all Kinds.
Upholstering Neatly   Don
Check Books
We have secured the
agency for Grand
Forks of a large
Western Publishing
House which manufactures a superior
grade of Counter
Check Books—carbon back and carbon
leaf stvles.
Prices Ate Right
Encourage Western
enterprises and keep
Western money in
the West.
Any Quantity
from 100 up to 2500
The Sun
i Job Department THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS.   B. 0.
Master  Mileage   Makers
ere a
it is announced that a new cave,
the extent of whieh can only be
surmised, has been discovered seven
miles irom Glacier House, Glacier,
Tha Yukon J erritory is rapidly
losing its inhabitants. In 1911 the
•population was 27,217, and in 1921
it had dwindled down to 4,157.
Here's What to Do
^^    When You're Blue
Roburt Wood, a world wur veteran, who attempted to nnd his life hy
jumping into the lake 11 Chicago,
wound up instead in a police court.
After beiug given it severe lecture
and listening to some "dos" and
"dotj'ts" by Judge Walker, Woods
promised he would follow thujndgr's
suggestions, wbicb   vere:
"If you are despondent go to bed
and bave a good night's sleep aud
in the morning you will feel in condition to combat tbe battles of
"Do something worth while, io-
stead of brooding."
"See the bright side of things —
don'c :ook through the datft glasses
at the rest of the world."
"Listen to the birds (ling and see
the sun shine. Learn to love to do
thing*—to overcome worries and ut
tempt to Bucceed "
"Don't imagine you have been
forpotten—that no one cares. Don't
take the beauty out of life by being
disgusted ar yourself."
Winnipeg. — In connect on with
movement of -grain to Vancouver
from September 1, it)22. up to and
Including February 21st, the Canadian Pacific Railway has delivered
at Vancouver a total of 6,768 cars ot
grain representing 0 894,816 bushels.
During thc same period there has
been exported from Vancouver to the
brlent 1,284,650 bushels and to fie
United Kingdom 10,003,620 bushels
or a total of 11,378,170 bushels.
During the same period last year,
the Canadian Pacific Railway delivered at Vancouver a total of 3,481;-
952 bushels of grain, and there was
exported from Vancouver during the
same period last year 3,200 000 bushels, 1,220,000 of which were exported to the Orient and 2.080,000 to the
United Kingdom.
In addition to this grain, which
has already been exported from Vancouver so far this season, there is in
store in elevator at that point 942,-
823 bushels, according to a statement
of E. D. Cotterell, Supt. Transportation. Western Lines.
In an address to the Rotarians in
Montreal laat week, E. W. Beatty,
president of the Canadian Pacific
Railway, made a pointed statement
to the effect that Canada needs
more capital for its development and
more men for the same purpose.
An old-time stampede will be held
in Culeary. Aha., between July 6th
and July 14th, l'.)23. The programme
will, as usual, include calf roping
contests, broncho busting, and fancy
riding and roping, etc.
Resumption of direct steamship
service this spring between Montreal and the principal Norwegian
ports, with tiie object of furthering
the expansion of trade between Can-
ad:! and Norway, is announced by
the Canadian I'acifie traffic ayenL.i
for  the  Norwegian-American  Line.
The Canadian Pacific steamship
"Metagama" recently brought over
to Canada 400 men and women of
tho Hebrides—the first migration
of young Hebrides farmers to Canada under the Ontario Immigration
A bill has been introi! I into the
Chamber of Deputies. Paris, authorising the Government to expend
8,750,000 francs on tha Canadisn
travelling exhibition. At least thirty
French towns will be visited by tha
train this summer.
As guests of Preside. Beatty of
the Canadian Pacifi- Railway, fo.it*
ooy members of the young farmers
clubs of Great Britain will crosi tho
Atlantic and tour the Iiastern and
Western provinces of Canada.
Canada's exports to tbe United
Kingdom in 1922 were more than
$34,000,000 hic-hri ir value than exports of Ca-.adian -f-ods to ths
United States, i'o the United Kingdom, Canada sold goods to the value
of $374,751,894, and to tha United
States   $34-V50,247.
(1) A first-class smoking room on ths "Empress ot   prance."—(2) A group of   the  laundry   stall  ef the
same liner.—(3) Corner of the finishing departmmt
IT has been said that the modern
ocean liner is a floating hotel,
and this is probably the best description that can be given. A modern
hotel is a city in itself, and a modern
ocean liner of the type of the Canadian Pacific "Empresses" is certainly no less. When a couple of thousand or so of passengers are cut off
from land to spend a week or more
on the ocean, they must have every
convenience and comfort that land
can provide. The ship must be self
sustaining in every particular. In
this respect Canadian Pacific ships
are as complete as modern invention
can make them, and whether their
trips extendi for one week, or six
weeks'aPdoes the cruise of the Mediterranean which the "Empress of
France" made this winter, or even
for three months as In the case of
the cruise around the world to bc
made by the "Empress of Australia"
this year, nothing is lacking to ensure thc complete happiness of all on
A» an instance of the way in which
modern liners are equipped, the newly installed laundry of the "Empress
of Prance" is well worth comment
L OOM $25,000 an* iu compUte plant
and large staff of workers make it
probably the finest of its kind afloat.
In addition to thc large amount of
work undertaken for passengers at
shore prices, it deals with 100,000
pieces of ship's linen per week. This
new department is under the management of G. Dawc, junior, who
controls its staff of six men and
thirty women. Three washing machines form part of the equipment,
and one of these, the largest ever
fitted to a liner, is capable of dealing with 3,000 pieces of linen at a
time, each piece being subjected to
thc entire washing process without
removal. There is also a huge
ironing maohine which will iron and
dry sheets at the rate of 400 per
hour after they have bcen passed
through a power wringer. This
machine is operated by a team of
nine girls. The higher class of'laundry work is done by skilled ironcrs
with press machines and electric
irons, while shirts and collars, etc.,
are starched and finish'd by machines
specially fitted for the purpose. All
the machinery is electrically driven,
and there are elaborati -, electrical
controls for starting, stepping and
regulating the machines,   lu the case
of the washing; machines, electric
motet's are fitted to the top of them,
controlled by an electric timing device which regulates the revolving
and reversing of the inside cylinders.
The oil-burning "Empress of
France" has a length of 571 feet,
beam 72 feet, depth 42 feet, and gross
tonnage of 18,481. The speed which
made her such an asset to.the navy
during the war is still maintained,
and Captain John Gillies, her commander, is the hero of many an exciting race to port. Once aboard the
"Empress" one has nothing to do
but enjoy life while awaiting thc end
of the journey which usually arrives
all too soon. She is a beautifully appointed ship with seven first class
public rooms, including a lounge,
smoking room, card room, and library. Provision is made in thc second-class quarters for three public
rooms, and spacious deck space affords all passengers more than sufficient room for open air games and
ixercise. Her steerage accommodation is in many ways about equal to
the cabin accommodation of Atlan-
;ic liners of a few years ago, anil hi i
first and second-class provides iv
comfort that has been devised
Before the war India imported
$Gii0,000,000 worth ef commodities
a vear, of whieh Canada sent not
more than $30,000 worth. Last year
her imports were $800,000,000, of
which Canada sent $1,126,000. and
it is now expected that there wi1! be
a further increase to between "ii,-
000,000 and $5,000,000 this year.
The Canadian Pacific Railway has
arranged with a number of European countries for the emigration of
farmers and domestics whs are will-
in" to come to Canada for employment on Canadian farms. The immigrants will be brought to Canada
at the joint expense of their home
governments and the railway company.
The first successful radio experiment on a moving lonir-distancs rail-
wsv train was recently carried out
on a Canadian Pacific Railway train
from Winnipeg to Vancouver. Mr.
Rsvmond Wylie installed a receiving
Eet in the drawing ream ef the
thro'jph sleeping car, and the aerial
*»> installed by the railway electrical department. The results were
all tbat could be desired.
Seeing the train swaying ,»• tt
passed her while she was picking
berries was the reason why Mrs.
¥i-,c\ Mueller, of Branner, Ont.,
w-uld not take a rids on a train,
but after she had returned to West
Monktqn from F'mira she told W.
C. Gowan, th Canadian Pacifie
agent at the former station, that she
thoroughly eninvcl the sensatien of
travelling for the first time on a
trail which did not go fast enough
br her.
J. S. Brown, president of the Brown I
Fruit Company of Edmonton, Alta.,
returned on the Metagama last week
from a three months' visit to Europe.
He was present in Germany when the
French invaded the Ruhr, and he said |
that the feeling was very bitter between the twn races.     On the other j
hand, a Canadian, American or Britisher wns given a cordial welcome;
this beinj larsrly due to a speech ln I
which   I.loyd   George   advocated    a
compromise.   Travel in Germany, he |
said, was mrprt'lngty cheap, he having made one trip nf nearly 190 miles I
for thc sura of fifty cents in Canadian |
currency. i
When the Canadian Pacific steamship Metagama, which left St. John's
on March first for Glasgow, reaches
bev destination, Cnn'aln G. B. Evans,
O.B.E.. h"r commander, will have
completed his last voyage in command nf the vessel. Captain Evans.
who Is the oldest and one of liic most
highly esteemed commands*'"''* In the
service of the Canadian Pacific
Steamships, T..'mlted. Is retlr'na after
a career at sea of 4S years <'irin°!
which time he crossed th" Atlatit'etn
command 57R times, anl corveved
217.923 pnsspiigevs, of whom 71,000
were Cinndian and America'', troopi*
Tie was In command of the Mis ana-
hie when this ship w.13 sun'-; hy the
Germans 'n 1918, and lie will he renin! -.hered bv many pas»spiTt rt as th-
r-n'-'n of tho Mln-iedo'a ih" Montcalm or tbe Empress of Scotland.
Even the philosopher can't
fell how he caught  the  cold.
"One night  my husband  came
homo looking so ill and worn out
that I thought ho would faint.    I
knew there had    been something
wrong  with him for  some   time,
but I could not get him to tell me
what it was. Finally he confessed
he was tired and sore all over.   I
made    him     go    to   bed.    Next
morning he insisted upon going to
Work although ho was   anything
hut well.    I knew that his trouble
was partly due to worry because
for some months   before   he   had
been out of  work.    This  put  us
so heavily in debt that thc grocer
and butcher  refused   to   give us
moro credit.    It was being out of
work that worried  my    husband.
He  wouldn't  eut because he  was
afraid thore would not he enough
food for  the  children.    Wo were
so poor that we had to keep tha
children from school because they
hu.l no clothes.    I knew that if I
could only net my husband strong
nnd well ugain  everything  would
bo all  right.    He  ls a carpenter
by trade and when in good hcaltlt
earns   good   wages and he   is always sober and industrious.    But
I know that it wna impossible for
any  man  to  do good work when
ho wns ill and worried.    I decided
to speak to our old family doctor,
who   had   retired    from   practice.
When   I explained   how wc were
Situated he   gladly   offered   to do
all he could to help us, although
he didn't like to interfere with tiie
new doctor's  practice.    Finally he
said, 'What, your husband needs is
a  good    tonic     and I    know  of
nothing better   than    Carnol.'    I
thought   that  if   our   old   family
doctor recommends Carnol it must
be all right.    On my way home I
got  a  bottle anil before  the first
bottle had bcen used, my husband
was  a   changed   man.    After  he
had taken  four   bottles   his   appetite   returned,   he    had    more
energy, that tired look in his eyes
disappeared and what is most important his wages have been more
than doubled and he is now superintendent   of the   wood    working
•hop in which he formerly worked
ns a carpenter.   Thanks to Carnol
our troubles are over and we are
once more a happy and contented
Carnol is sold by yonr druggists
and if you can conscientiously
say, after you have tried it, that
it hasn't done you any good,
return the empty bottle to Wm
and he will refund your money.
Five dollars worth of iron  made into
horseshoes had a  market Value of ten
dollars.    Converted into needles  that
five   dollars    worth   of   iron   becomes
worth six thousand eight hundred dolts
lars, but when made into hairsprings
for  watches it is worth  two   million
We may all be compared with that
original five dollars worth of iron—
what wc make of ourselves--how
valuable we become—-depends upon
5 Most of us are content to bc in thc
horseshoe class. A few reach the rank
of needles, but how rare is the man
who can be classed as a hairspring--
the man who makes thc most of every
talent ho was born with—who not
merely takes advantage of every opportunity but, Napoleon like, creates
One step won't take very far,
You've got to keep on walking;
One word won't tell folks who you are,
You've got to keep on talking;
One inch won't make you very tall,
You've got to keep on growing;
One little ad. won't do it all,
You've got to keep them going.
Itrowu started out without a cent;
He's rich now and still rising;
So'iiu say 'twas  luck; saints say 'twas
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ouly animal that thenormalbe'llby
biihy fears. Babies will 'ook at lions
and even great snakes without fear,
but a cat frightens them and kittens
terrify them.
He explains that this may be
from one of two causes: it may be
hereditary, going back to the early
day when small cat-like anima's attacked babies in treentops, or it
may be instinctive knowledge of
the cat's unhealthy presence.
City Paragraphs
An   attempt  was made at  4:30
Monday morning by an incendiary
to burn down   the Outlook  schnol-
liouse   in   the  Doukhobor    olony.
The   pa,rty   entered   the    building
through a window and started a fire
on the lloor   with wood   and kindling, but the  teacher, Miss Spuuce.
who lives in the b;ick  part   of   the
building, ran for  the   assistance of
.some neighboring Doakhobors,   and
thev nrrived on the scene in time  to
put out the blaze before  any  dam<
age was done.    Meanwhile the   fire
bug made his escape  unrecognized.
The incident croated a flurry of excitement,   but   up   to the  present
time   nothing   but    conjecture   is
known by the public concerning tbe
■riuiiuai acl.    The police   claim to
have some   facts   bearing on   the
case, but they are not willing to release them for pubicatiou at present.
Sanll Sto. Marie.—Tb. new do-rn-
town li ket anil telegraph office of
ilie Canadian Pacific hallway and lhe
Dominion Express Company at tbt
corner of Queen and McDougail
street, In the building formerly
occupied by tho Public Utilities Com-
mlsslon, Is one or (he flne.st in the
province. There are some larger
offices In the 'arger c'tles, but lions
ttat are better equipped.
Herald Rlndnl. divisional engineer
for tlia Canadian Pacific Hallway,
wbo bus been located at Vancouver
for tbe past thirteen years, and P.
W. Alexander, divisional engineer for
/Iberia at Calgary, have exchanged
pofts, It bein**s the company's policy
to develop its engineers by giving
thrill experience with the varying
conditions In different parts of the
City Grocery
/   Marmalade Oranges
At Just the Right Price
Phone 25        H. H. Henderson, Prop.
pool    The hoxes have been offered at
prices as follows:   Cox's Orange Pip»
pin , 16s to 18s; Newton,   18s;   Mc
Intosh Red, 12s6d; Jonathan lis 6d
to 12a 6d; Winesap, 16s 8d; baskets
of any variety, 5s 6d Delivery
charges in London are ls 5d per box,
Two boxes for ls lOd, and 5 box lots
delivered free. The experiment will
be watched with interest.
IT brings the whole country for miles around within easy reach.
Have you seen the new models? They're as graceful as swallows! As
bright as new coin! As weatherproof as a duck? Automobile Steel
Bearings. Frame of English Seamless Steel Tubing. Hard Maple
Rims. Hercules Brake. Everything complete. Real Quality. Real
Value. Easy Terms. We are tbe people to mount you right.
Open Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'Cloek
James Walker, who has been a
pneumonia patient for a number of
weeks, was removed to the Urand
Forks hospital on Wednesday. His
condition at present is reported to
be rathe, low.
W. E. Uarsley underwent an
operation in the Grand Forks hospital on Wednesday for appendicitis.
The Spokane Concrete company
intends to start making concrete
pipe uext week for the No. 'I unit
of the irrigation Bysleui.
School inspector Daniels was in
be city on Wednesday, and he had
i conference with the school bo .id
!garding the attempt made to burn
: iwu li,. Outlook schoolhouse.
Wiley Glover has beeu suffering
i ra week with a case of blood
p ilsonirig iu his arm.
For Sale—Tnree milk cows, 3,
I ind 5 years old; will freshen by
ii st of April; good size, good eon-
i.tion, good milkers; perfectly genii). Price 865.00 each. A. Gallo-
.viy, Hardy Mountain, Box 181,
■.■rand Forks, B, C.
A number of western Interests
have co.nbined and chartered the
Cnnadian Pacific Ftenmship Preto-
rion, an>! the vessel will sail from
Montreal on August 1st for Fort
Churchill, for the purpose nl proving
to the satisfaction of the interested
parties whether or not conditions of
navigation to and f.om Hudson'- Tl:iy
enn be made a commercial success.
Hctween three and four hundred pn~-
Fengei's from the west will make the
"Now between you and me
and the .graphophone—"
"Naw, the graphophone
might talk."
Shallow men believe in
luck, strong men in cause and
An inteiesting departure has been
noted on the part of a London firm,
which is trying the experiment of
offering British Columbia apples in
boxes and also repacked in !2*pound
baskets direct to the consume.i at a
minimum margin of profit, deliveries
being made from  London or Liver-
Canadian   Blind   Babies9  Home
Nursery, Hospital and Kindergarten
Dominion Charter,  Without Stock Subscription.
DIRECTORS—Hon. Martin Burrell, Hon. President; Hon. J. G. Turriff,
President; A H. Fttmimnoas, Vice-President; Edward Grand, Secretary.
C. Blackett Robinson, Cir. secretary; J. ff. McKinley, Treasurer; Lt.-Col
Whiton, M.D., R. H. Campbell, Thomas Mulvey, K.C, A. E Provost, W.
Lyle Reid, A. J. Freiinau, Charles H. Pinhey, C.E., W. J. Cairns, and Tom
TRUSTEES—C. H. Pinhey, C.E., Thomas Mulvey, K.C, A. J. Freiman.
Legal Adviser 'Bankers Auditor
John I. MacCracken, K.C.    Royal Bank of Canada.     A. A. Crawley, C. A.
The Objects of this Institution, for which Incorporation was recently ob
tained, are: "To provide a Some and Refuge for Baby and Infant Blind; to
provide free Scientific Care, Training and Maintenance; to Save the Lives of
even a few of the many of such unfortunates, who, for the lack of such service, perish every year; and to return these little ones to their parents, at
sohool age with normal, healthy bodies and sound minds."
This is a large and greatly needed Child Welfare Service. Careful enquiry
at the Government offices in the verious provinces reveals the fact that there
are at the presant time nearly 250 Infant Blind in the Dominion. Nothing
has yet been done for those helpless little ones. In the United States, 16
years ago, the first home was opened in New York City; they have now homes
in 13 States, all doing excellent work. In England, some time ago, Sir Arthur Pearson organized "Sunshine House," Chorley Wood, for Blind Babies,
and he claims that it is the only one in the British Empire. Let us have the
SECOND in Canada. To reach this worthy end money is urgently required
Fifty Thousand Dollars is the present objective of the Boaad. While the
Home is to be loiited in Ottawa it will take in the Baby Blind from every
province, so that this APPEAL for funds will be Dominion wide, and an
early and generous response is confidently expected-. Cheques should be made
payable to the Canadian Blind Babies Home Association, All remittances
will be promptly acknowledged.
If a man sees both sides
of a question he isn't much
help to you.
One goes on staying up late
at nigbt until the saving
question propounds itself,
What for?
i)on't Let Children
Play With Cats
R, L. D, Ditmars, curator of the
ifew York zoo, issues a warning to
uotbers not to let their babies play
/ith cats, which, he says, cause the
leath of thousands of children by
infecting them with the germs of
jcarlet fever, diphtheria nnd other
dangerous diseases.
Mr. Ditmars say.-   cuts   are   the
(J*ill 'U Donaldson's and
see the best buy in men's
work .shoos on the market today.
Also don't forget to look
at the new line ot
These are real bargains.
Watch for Mr. Bailey, the
expert tailor, who will be
with us the first week in
Phone 30
Direct   From   the Producer  to
the Consumer
We Have About 200 Boxes of Choice   •'
That We Will Sell in Bulk
on the Premises at
50 Cents Per Box
or 75c Per Sack
If you are not familiar with the
Valley Jonathan Apple under proper storage conditions, call and be
convinced of their prime condition
. This grade of Apples usually retail
at from $3 to $4 per box at this
season of the year
Call at
••PAKE NOTlOB that Dougald MePherson. ot
*■ Orand Forki B. <;., Automobile; Dealer.
intends to apply for permission to purchaae the following desorlbed lauds:
('ommenolug at a posts-planted lOohalna ssolitli
of the north-east oorner of Lot No, 2S28 In
tbe Similkameen Land District; thence north
40 ehaina; thenee east 80 chains; tlieuce
south to tbe Columbia Western Hallway
line: tbence west along satd Hallway Line to
tbe east line cf Lot 2828, thenoe north to the
point of commencement, and containing 820
aores, more or less.
Dated March 1st. 1(28.
TAKE NOTICK that Harvey D. Orlswold, of
Cascade, |B. C, Miner, intends to apply
for permission to purchase the following desorlbed lands: Commencing: at a post pianteil
one mile east of the north-east corner of Lot
No. 2828, ln the Similkameen Laud District:
thence north 40 ohains; tbence east 40 chains'
thenee south 40ctialus; theuce west 40 chains
to tho point of commoueement andoontaln-
Sated March 1st,
pilM value of well-
printed, neat appearing stationery as
a means of getting and
holding desirable business has been amply
demonstrated. Consult us before going
Wedding invitations
Ball programs
Business cards
Vi iting cards
Sh'p^ing tags
Price lists
New Type
' Latest Style
Columbia Avenue and
T^ke Street
THE HUB—Bring your boot
and shoe repairs to my
shop for neat and prompt
work. Look for the big
boot.—GEO.   ARMSON
Yale Barber Shop
Razor Honing a Specialty
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yale Hotel, Filter Stkkbt
j|~J Synopsis of
Land Act Amendments
uMliimiiiiu price of tirst-class land redueed
to $5 an aore; secoud-class to I2.W an acre.;
Pre-emption now coiiliueil to surveyed
lauds ouly.
Heoords wili bo granted covering only lan d
suitable for agricultural purposes and whioh
is uou-tlmberland.
Partnership pre-emptions abolished, but
parties of not more than four may arrange
tor udjaeeut pre-emptions with joint rosi-
*Seuce, but each making; ueoessary improvements on respective claims,
I'ro-eUBiitors must occupy claims for Hve
years uud uiuke Improvements to value of *lu
per aore, isscliidlug olourlug uud cultivation
oi ut least 6 acres, before reeeiviug (Jrowu
Where pre<einpior In ojoupatiou nut less
thau il years, uud has made proportionate
iiuprovouieuts, lie may, beoausu oi Ul-heaith,
or other cause, he grunted intermediate oer-
tilieatc of improvement and transfer his
Kucords without permanent residence may
be issued, provided applioaut mulios improvements to extent ol •'•itwper annum aud
records same euoh year. Failure toiuukcim-
proveuicuts or recusd same will operate as
forfeiture. Title ouuuot be ubtuiued iu less
than 5 yeurs, and improvements uf »M.U0 per
aere, including » ucres oieareit ami eullivuted,
aud resldcuo of ut least two years are reel uireU.
i're-umptor holding Crown grunt may rtK
oord uuotherpre-euspttou, if be requires luud
iu conjunction witu his farm, without actual
oceuputiou, provided statutory improvement,
aud residence maintained on Crown granted
Unsurveyedureus. not exceeding atl aores,
may be leased as homesites, tltie to beoti-
tulneu uftcr fulfilling resiaeuti.il and i.u -
provemeut conditions.
For grazing and industrial purposes ureas
ixoeedsug Wo acres may be issued by oue person or eompany,
Miii, factory or industrial sites ou tlrntie r
laud exceeding -o aeres may be purchased:
condltiuus Include puyiueut of ituuiage.
Nuturul hay meadows luuueesslble by existing roads may be purchased conditional upou
construction of u roud to them. Uebate of
oue-haii of cost ol road, not exceeding hall
of purohase price, is made.
The scope of ibis Act is enlarged to' lucluge
■til dersous joiulug or serviug with His
Majesty's Forces. The time within whiob the
belrs or devisees of n deceased pre-emptor
may apply for Utle uuder this Vet is extended
from for oue year from the doothof such
persuu, us formerly, uutil one Vour after tbo
couclusiou of tlie prescut war. This privilege
Is also made retroactive.
No fees relating to pre-emptions are due or
payalilo by soldiers ou pre-emption,, recorded
arter June go, 11118. Taxes are remitted for
live years.
I'rovision.lor return of moneys uccrued, due
aud beau paid since Auu-ust 4, fM4, on account uf payments, fees or laxesousoldiers'
pre eluptiuiis.
Interest on ugreeueuts to purchase town or
oity lots held by members of Allied Koroes,
or dependents, t„ quired direct or indirect,
remilled from enlistment to March Ul, 1020.
1'rovlsion made for issuance of Crown
grants to Iiih-purohusers of Crown Landa,
wbo failed to complete purohase. involving
forfeiture, on fulfillment of condition! of
purchase, interest and taxes. Where sub-
purchases do not claim whole of orignal parcel, purchase prioc due and taxes may be distributed proportionately over whole area.
Apportions must be made by May 1,11120.
Graaing Act, 1010. for systematic [development of livestock industry provides for graaing districts and raugc administration uuder
Commissioner. Annual praatng permits
issued based ou numbers ranged; priority for
ostabliehcd owners, Stock-owners may Form
Associations tor range management. Free,
or partially free,permits for settlers, campers
or travellers, up to teu head.
I have opened a new harness shop and am prepared
to make harness to order
and do all kinds of repair
work. Shop equipped with
modern machinery. All work
C. A..Crawford
N«ur TafcplMMM OfSm


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