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GRAND FORKS SJt
the center of Grand Forks valley, the
premier fruit' growing district of
Southern British Columbia.' Mining
and lumbering are also important
industries iu districts contiguous to
the city.
Legislative Library
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Kettle Valley Orchardist
1 IlEl -JVll paper 0f 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
neutral.
TWENTY-FIRST YEAR—No. 31
GRAND FORKS, B. C, FRIDAY,  JUNE 9, 1922
"Tell me what you Know la true:
TI can tuM. as well as yoa.
$1.00 PER YEAF
WILLRESUME
Consolidated Company's
Property oh North Fork
to Start Operations at
Once
The Consolidated Mining
and Smelting company will
resume work immediately at
Che Rock Candy mine,a short
distance north of this city, according toa statement made
by Dan Matheson, local
manager of the property, on
Wednesday evening.
This announcement is taken
to mean that the company's
mill at Lynch Creek will also
commence opertions, and
should take up all the idle
labor in the district.
The news has caused the
people of the community to
take a more optimistic view
ofthe future. The property
has been closed down for
about a year owing to a lack
of demand for the Huorite
product.
STANDING   OF PUPILS
The following is the standing ofthe
pupils of the Grand Forks public
school, in order of merit, as determined by their work aud tests during
April and May:
PltlNClPAIi's CLASH.
Edna Kuid, Abulia Svot isueflf,Hazel
Nystrom, Jack Weir, Lizzie Gordon,
Elton Woodland, labelle Innes, Gordon MCallum and Blanche Ellis
equal, Wallace Hnli'tuan, Ituth Hesse,
Margaret Ross and Janet Bonthron
equal, Fern Collins, Gizelle Spiller,
Leslie Earner, Doroth McLauchlan,
Mary McDonald, Vera Bickerton,
Gertrude Cook, Howard Boyce, Ern
est Hadden, Willie Lucas, Frank
Gordon, Wiamfred Savage, Earl Fitz
pattick, Stuart Boss, Harry Cooper,
George Manson and Lome Murray
equal. Eleanor Bradley, Vera Lyden,
William Foote, Louis 0'Keefe, Jack
Stafford, Erma Laing, Wesley Clark,
Herbert Heaven (absent).
DIVISION  II.
Junior Fourth A—Helen Mills,
Clarence Truax, Faye Walker, Bertha
Mulford, Edith Matthews, Darwin
Ahern, James Innis, Marion McKie,
George Tutt, Arthur. Hesse, Paul
Kingston, Florence Pyrah, Lydia
Colarch, Harry Arcos, Pauline Mob-
Ier, John Graham, Fred Galipeau,
Genevieve Harkness, Kenneth Massie,
Edgar Galipeau, Francis Otterbine
aud Hupert Sullivan equal, Ellen Mo
Phorson, Annie Bowen,Gordon Clark
Henry Beid, Dorothy Grey, Peter
Padgett, Marjorie Cook, Albert Co
larch, Edith Eureby, George Mc
Arthur, Alice George, Lawrence
O'Connor. Phyllis Smyth, Walter
Haw, Vivian McLeod.
DIVISION HI.
Junior Fourth B—Rosa Hansen,
Theresa Hellman, Margaret Lus
combe, Blanche Mason, Joe Simmons,
Polly Svetlisheff, Grace Glaspell,
Dorothy Heaven and Pauline Baker
equal, Elvira Hansen, Arthur Bickerton, Alice Scott, Jessie Downey.
Francis Larama, Joe Lyden, Mildred
Prendergast, Marion Kerby, Albert
Haw, Aubrey Dinsmore.
Senior Third A—Jessie Ross,
Thelma Hansen, Martha Otterbine,
Irene Jeffery, Ruth Savage, Ruby
Savage, Edmund Crosby, Alex McDougail, Ruth Pyrah, Pete Santano,
Bruce Brown, Harvey Weber, Walton
Vant, George Hadden, Jessie Allan,
Eugene Fitzpatrick, Donald McKin
non, John Dompier, Glen Murray,
Antone DeWilde, John Santano.
Winnifred Smith, Herbert Ominan-
ney.
DIVISION IV.
Senior Third   A—Dorothy   Kidd,
Mary Acres, Helen Nystrom, Parma
Cooper, Edna Wiseman and Willit-
Henniger equal, Daniel McDougail,
Ethel Mayo and Edmund Eureby
equal, Helen McKinnon, Clarence
Kowler, Lloyd Humphreys, Agnes
McKenzie, Linden Benson, Arthur
Morrison, Jigi Maurelli, Alma Col
lins, Wilhelmina DeWilde, Lilia Frechette, Byron Weir, Rupert Helmer,
Senior Third B—Mabel Hobbins,
Jean Donaldson, Amy Kuftinoff,
Laird McCallum, Lena Woodrow,
Oscar Hellmen Eileen Weber, Geor-
gina Grey, James Hardy, Edward
Cook John Kingston, Fred McKie
und Bruce McLaren equal, Arta
Montgomery, Alice Dacre,Vera Boots
Walter Manson, Francis O'Keefe,
Eric Clark, Dorothy Jones, Herbert
Dompier, Charles Collins
DIVISION v
Senior Third B—Mona Woods ,
Borueta Ahern, Elmr Scott, Alice
Deporter, Lillian Pell, Walter Ronald, Lillian Dunji, Louise McPherson,
Peggy Mudie, James, Miller, Freda
Lyden, Eugene McDougail, Gordon
Massie, Elizabeth Mooyboer, Harry
Nucich, Roy Walker.
Junior Third A—Frances Newman,Helen Hansen, Betty McCallum
Dorothy Luncas,'Hazel 'Elliott, Charlotte Acres, Albert Kinnie, Jean
Clark, Gladys Pearson, Lily McDon
aid, Norman Cooke, Patsy Cook,
Leo Gowans,Charles Robertson, bred
Mason, Ruth Webster, Selma Laing,
Robert Foote, Augustus Borelli,
Carl Hansen, Mike Morelli, Childo
Pisacreta, Ian Clark.
DIVISION VI.
Junior Third B—Fred Smith,Marvin Bailey,.Colin Graham, Jean Love
Raymond DinsmoVo, Evelyn Innes,
Catherine Gowans, Marie Kidd,
Bever|y Benson. Mildred Patterson,
Lewis Brew, Edward Wright, Roy
Cooper, Mary Kingston, Delbert
Kirkpatrick, Marjorie Taylor. Editb
Patterson, Louis Santano, Elvero Co
larch, Katherine Henniger, Lee Maurelli, Ernest Hutton, Nellie Berry,
Harold Helmer, .Grace Hansen,
Gladys Smith, Lydia Mudie,* Florence Bird, Euphy McCallum, Harry
Anderson, Nathan Clark. Violet Logan, Helen Morgan, Arvid Anderson,
May Hobbins, Elaine Burr, Ernest
Danielson, Ralph Smyth, Anna McKinnon, Vina Boots.
DIVISION VII.
Senior Second—Harold Jacksone,
Secreta Hutton, Zolina Larama, Rosamond Buchan, Vilmer Holm, Ellen
Hansen, Bernice Donaldson, Hosie
Borelli and Bruce McDonald equal,
Jack Acres, Claience Hardy, Elsie
Scott, Elsie Egg, Mary Kuftinoff,
Lora |Frechette, Helen Newman,
Wilhelmina Weber, Marjorie Otterbine, Madeline McDougail, Ernest
Crosby, Effie Donaldson, Aleck Hob
bins, Earle Bickerton, Margaret
Kingston, Helen Beran, Donald Lucas
Billy Tutt, Evelyn Collins, Donald
Ross, Edna Wenzel, Peter Vatkin,
Charles   McLeod, Charlie Harkness.
Junior Second—Clarence Henderson aud Edward Pelter equal, Louis
Dompier, Mary Waterman, Edmund
Miller, Loin Wong, June Choo, Joe
Nucich, Lizzie Shkuratolf. George
Bird.
DIVISION Vill.
Junior Second—Margaret McCal
lum,Winnifred Truax.Jossio Sweezoy,
Ruth Boyce, Chester Bonthron, Ethel
Massie, Peter Jmayeff, George Kuzin,
Ernest Fitzpatrick, Elsie Ogiloff,
Mildred Anderson, Teddy Hayes
Ronald McKinnon.
First Reader—Lura Canfiold, Harold Bailey, Dorothy Liddicoat,
GorJon Hansen, Helen Poll,Christine
Brew, Maizie Henderson, Elsie Prud
homme, Florence McDougail, Mar
guerite McDonald, Hillis Wright,
Charlie Egg, George Savage, Joe
Lyden, James Allan, Hazel Mason,
Garnett Boots, Daisy Malm, Mildred
Anderson, John McLeod, Mary Pisacreta, John McDonnld, Angelo Co
larch, Fred Wenzel, Minnie McNiven,
Gerald Collins, Eleanor Lindley.
DIVISION IX.
Second Primer—Bessie Henderson,
Walter Sherstobetoff, Peter DeWilde,
Elsie Withers, Clayton Patterson,
Windsor Miller, Irene Bickerton,
Andy Pisacreta,Gordon Wilkins,May
Jones, Willie Prendesgast, Mary McKinnon, Alec Shurotoff, Jack Mulford, Clarence McDougail, Agnes
Ahern, Roderick Kavanagh,Crawford
McLennan, George Steele, George
O'Keefe, Mowat Gowans, Jack Love,
Albert Deporter, John Berrv,Dorothy
Birch.
First Reader—Winnifred Lightfoot
Richard Michener, Harold Montgoin
ery, Bessie   Berry,  Harry   Murray,
COMING UP
Laura Maurelli, Evelyn Cooper.Ethel
Graham, Clara Wright, Laura Swee
zey, Annie Elisoff, James Robertson,
Thomas Mudie, Roy Clark, Alma
Frechette.
DIVISION x.
First Primer—Katie Dorner, Hilda
Lucas, Mary Dorner, Alexander
Woods, John Baker, Lei lah Hacking,
Bruce Grey, Jewell Baker, Josephine
Ruzicka, Albert Eureby, Grace Mc
Leod, Eyrtle Kidd, Delwin Waterman, Marabell Elliott, Edna Scott,
Isabel Huffman, Katherine Davis
Chester Hutton, Shepherd Boyce,
Harry Hansen, Victor Rella, Nor
man McDonauld, Erina Borelli, Bruce
Harkness, Kathleen Chandler, Ethel
Boots, Elsie Kuftinoff,Nick Pisacreta,
William Harkoff, John Elosoff, Eu
gene Dompier, Lola Ogloff, Winnifred
O'Keefe, Margaret Robinson, Adele
Hansen,
DIVISION XI,
Receiving Class—Dorothy Innes,
Nellie Collins, Teresa Frankovitch,
Genieve Dacre, Bruce McLeod, Ernest
Angiitis, Vera Woodrow, Florence
McDonald, Gordon Mudie, Felice
Schaff, Nels Anderson.Gordon Hack
ing, Dolores Kirkpatrick, Dorothy
Donaldson, Wil ma Davis, Barbara
Love, Edith Newman, Alice Bird,
Wilbert Cooper, Elizabeth Pelerson,
Phyllis Simmons, Lena Pisacreta,
Eunice Patterson, George Ronald,
Lindsay Clark.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
RE FRUIT PEST ZONES
Early Report Expected on
the Traffic Possibilities
of the Pacific Great
Eastern
On tbe re .ommendation of tbe
minister of agriculture, and under
tbe provisions of tbe agricultural
act 1915, amendment act 1920,
clause 83, tbe lieutentant-governor,
by and with tbe advice ol his executive cauncil, bas given his consent
to the following order in council:
Tbat for tbe further prevention,
treatment, cure and extirpation of
fruit pests and tbe diseases ol fruit
and fruit trees, it is advisable tbat
an additional clause, as specified herewith, be inserted in tbe
regulations of tbe board or horticulture, approved by order in council
No. 328, dated March 8, 1919.
Tbat tbe following ^clause, to be
numbered 6(11) be inserted in tbat
section of the said regulations dealing with the ontrol of pests within
the province, viz:
"Upon receipt in writing by tbe
board of a request signed by 80 per
cent of tbe growers io any district
the board may constitute a protection zone witb the object of under*
taking tbe control or prevention jf
any fruit pest. Upon such zone being established, all directions given
or issued by the inspector having
charge within euch zone shall be
carried out by tbe growers operating
within tbe zone, and any grower
failing to carry out the directions of
tbe inspector shall be liable to tbe
penalties provided for by the act."
Vancouver, June 7.—Lieut. Col.
J. S. Dennis, head of tbe natural
resources department of the C P.R,
is journeying along the line of the
Pacific Great Eastern railway, investigating tbe traffic development pos
sibilities of tbe government railway.
He will, like Jqbn G. Sullivan, Ihe
construction expert, report upon lbe
situation that he finds in tbis respect.
Tbe report of Mr. Sullivan is believed to be about completed, if not
already in tbe bands of the premier.
He was assigned to investigate tbe
condition of tbe railway from lbe
construction and engineering stand
point.
Col. Dennis, as an expert on the
traffic producing value of natural
resources, will study, the potential
agricultural, mineral aDd industrial
development along tbe line of the
railway and make a report oovering
that phase of the enterprise.
Both investigators are on tbe job
as tbe result of a promise given by
the premier to a group of beavy tax*
payers, wbo urged tbat tbis phase of
tbe province's financial liabilities
be thoroughly investigated beforo
further expenditures be under
taken.
locality, Pacific coast, is the Fran-
quette.
Tbe soil best adapted to the growing of walnuts is a good loam witb
plenty of humus of good depth and
well drained. Tbe best method of
propagation is by using nursery
grafted trees on a known rootstock,
that of any variety of the black walnut, Juglans hindsii being probably
tbe best of all.
Io planting use stocky trees of
from six to ten fee.t in height, of
good diameter and vigoious, bealthy
root system. Sucb treeB can be obtained from any relie I)le nurseryman
at $1 to 11.50 apiece. Plant your
trees in rows sixty feet apart and
thirty feet apart in the rows'and
when they begin to crowd remove
altereate tree in tbe rows.
Head back your trees to five or
six feet at time of planting. Good
cultivation is necessary and cover
crops of some leguminous variety
may be used. intercropping during
tbe earlier years of tbe orcbatd may
be praoticod,
A small amouot of pruning only
is necessary, merely trimming off
the lower branches, which interfere
witb cultivation.
A walnut tree, will come into
profitable bearing at about Beven
years from tbe time of planting and
a mature orchard sbould yield nine
hundred to twelve hundred pounds
per acre.
Walnut trees suffer little from the
ravages of disease and insects and
the expense of combatting sucb
pests is small, tbe walnut blight and
tbe walnut aphis being the principal
pests and these can be controlled,
lbe firel-by nicotine dust preparation and the latter by black leaf  40.
Walnuts wben mature will fall to
the ground and tbeir outer busks
will break open aDd this is used aB
the method of harvesting, for if tbe
uute are gathered on the tree numbers of the nuts so gathered will be
unripe and therefore .only culls.
After gathering the fallen nuts they
must be washed and graded before
sucking aod shippiog to market. An
average price obtainable for walnuts
is from 16 to 18 cents per pound.
Taking 17 cents as an average
price per pound and 1000 pounds as
an average yield per acre and tbe
annual cost of operation $60, cost of
paoking and marketing $16, tbe net
income from one acre of walnuts
woold be $91. The market for wai
nuts is almost unlimited. All nuts
used bere are imported.—W. S.
Moore, Dominion Experimental
Farm, Agassiz, B. C.
FIELDING BUDGET
Progressives and Conservatives MayVoteAgainst
Budget—Neither Party
in House Desires to Appeal to the People
An Ottawa dispatch of the
6th says that the fate of the
Fielding budget and incidentally the fate of the government, hangs in doubt.
Tuesday's debate in the commons, coupled with former
discussions, leads to an impasse to which neither of the
parties in the commons may
conceivably emerge without
another general election.
There has been a considerable amount of jockeying as
to the amendment or amendments which should be offered to the budget of Hon. W.
S. Fielding.
Two were offered—one by
Sir Henry Drayton calling
down censure upon the administration because it had
not implemented its tariff
pledges of the 1919sessioo, another
ity Hon. T. A. Crerar, condemning
the government for tbe fact tbat the
principal of protection had not been
declared anathema and because pro-
tion characterized the entire budgt-t
proposals of tbe new minister.
The latter amendment was do
clared out of order by Mr. Speaker
Lemieux. Progressive members
promptly challenged the ruling,-and
Liberals and Conservatives combined
to uphold the ruling.
Value of Cheese
As a Food
Do you remember all tbe unkind
things you said about tbe invigorating weather laat winter?
Some Useful
Nut Crops
The cultivation of nuts as a commercial undertaking has lately been
arousing much interest and it would
be advisable to enquire into the possibilities of making a success in tbat
line. Though tbere is a fair amouot
of profit in the growing of some varieties of nuts, one must not be led
to believe there is any very great
profit to be derived from tbe Bame;
a fair return for one's work and
money expended is all one can hope
for.
Walnuts appear to be the most
profitable of all tbe nuts, tbougb
there is considerable outlay in the
foundation of a wafnut orchard, aod
one would bave to bave the patience
to wait some six or seven years be
fore gettipg returns of any extent.
The walnut moat favored for  this
A companion pamphlet to Miss
Helen G. Campbell's "Why and
How to Use Milk" bas been published by tbe Dominion department
of agriculture, Ottawa. This pamphlet is entitled "Why and Ho i to
Use Cheese." Besides giving a history of cheese making of the different kinds of cheese—of which it will
surprise most people to bear there
are some 250—upwards of three
dozeo methods are described io
wbicb cheese can be used to make
savory aod nutritious dishes.
All cheese making in Canada was
carried on as a farm industry until
1864, when tbe fust factory came
into existence in Oxford county,
Ontario. In tbe following year a
factory was established in Missisquoi
county, Quebec. Tbe progress of
factory establishment was so rapid
that in a few years the system was
generally adopted, and farm made
cheese became a rarity. Wbile every
one of the provinces has its cheese
factories, about 97 per cent of the
production has to be credited to On
tario aod   Quebec.
might be mentioned that tbe total
viilue of the cheese made in tbis
country runs up to between thirty-
five and forty million dollars per annum, and the quantity totals up to
around a hundred and fifty million
pounds, sometimet over and sometimes under. The variation in production is considerable as will be understood when it is stated tbat io
191-1 it was 169,478,340 pounds
and in 1920 nearly twenty million
pounds lees.
In Canadian factories tbe manufacture of cheese is mostly  confined
to what is  known  as Cheddar, but
genuine Stilton is turned on tbe Dominion experimental farm at  Agassiz, B. C, and tbe Trappist monks
at the Oka Agricultural Institute io
Quebec make what is known as the
Oka cheese. Another form of cheese
made   iu   this   country   is Cottage
cheese,   which   is made in   many
households   from   sour   skim-milk
without the aid of rennet. For cream
cheese   there   is   also a demand of
some   dimension.    Miss   Campbell
dwells upon the advantages of cheese
in the diet, tells bow it can   best  be
kept, and  suggests tbat  Canadians
would be well advised  to eat mor-.
of il tban tbey do.   This suggestion
gains force from   tbe fact  tbat tbe
consumption of cheese in   Britain ie
about four times   per capita more
than it is in this country.
An airplane fitted out with an
ambulance won a race with'ja stork.
It was a .105-mile race, ending at
Norfolk. The patient was landed
safely at tbe door of the publio
health hospital in that city aod -1
Incidentally it last reports was doing well. THE   SUR,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.
®te (grmtft Stork* &mt
AN  INDEPENDENT   NKW3PAPER
Q. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER
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One Year (in the United States)    1.50
Addresr ■•" "-;cation8 to
The Grand Fobks Sun,
Phonb 101R Grand Forks, B. C.
OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.
FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 1922
What are the qualificBtions of an expert?
A short time ago a man who is supposed to
be an expert in the marketing of fruit tnld a
Grand Forks audience   of  growers that it
would be a waste of time and money to send
anything but the most fancy grade of apples
to the English market.    Last week the Brit
ish representative   of  two   important fruit
marketing concerns on this continent made
the statement that the people of the   old
country wanted a small apple, and adviced
the producers to dispose of their fancy grades
in the Canadian market.    Both of these gen -
tlemen are supposed to be experts in tho fruit
marketing field, yet their views are as wide
apart as the two poles    Thero a growing sus -
picion that many persons style themselves ex -
perts merely   for the purpose of increasing
their salaries.   If this is correct, the sooner
individuals and industrial concerns get back
to   the old-fashioned method  of employing
ordinary men  with common  horse-sense to
manage their affairs the better it will be for
thorn.
The announcement that the Rock Candy
mine is to resume operations seems to indicate
that the withdrawal of the Granby company
did noL entirely kill the mining industry in the
Boundary. There are, in fact, many persons
in this community who have abundant faith
in the mineral resources of the district, and
they predict that the industry will "come
back" stronger than ever in the near future.
The Rock Candy is^an important property and
the principal producer of ttuorite in the prov
ince. The report in circulation during the
past week that the Canada Copper Corpora
tion is to resume work has added to the
optimism that at present prevails in local
mining circles.
Dishonest Advertising
To permit dishonest advertising of British
Golumbia's attractions will be to deliver the
greatest possible blow to immigration projects
Bogus schemes founded on misrepresentation J were revealed Monday to the Victoria
chamber of commerce. These are ominous to
any hopes the province may have of filling op
its idle acres with industrious settlers from
overseas.
Turth in advertising has become an ideal
very close to realization in the business world.
Truth in advertising is even more pronounced
in the old couutry than it is on this continent.
Advertisers have found it to be the most
profitable policy.
Thus in Great Britain people believe what
they read. There is little, if any, discount allowed for the advertiser's flights of imagination.
Under such circumstances, deception hits
doubly hard.
Canada's future must be founded on confidence. Without confidence both the muscles
and the money of the old country will be
turned away from us. And Canada needs both
badly.
After measures of suppression have been
taken, the best way of fighting dishonest advertising is by honest advertising.
Tell the people of Brita n freely just what
hardships they may have to endure, just how
hard they will have to work and the priva-
tio; s they may encounter. Tell them frankly
what the reward of productive labor will be.
Utopian tales attract the weaklings. True
stories of difficulties to be surmounted and
honest labor to be done attract the vigorous
spirits who only ask that their reward equal
their service.
And these are the kind of settlers Canada
wants to get.—Vancouver Sun.
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E. G. HENNIGER
COMPANY
Grand Forks, B. C.
Beiore Buying
Your
SEED GRAIN
and
GARDEN SEEDS
S. T. HULL
Established 1910
RealEstate and Insurance
Reildeiit Agent Grund Forki Townilte
Hldent Agrei
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>mp__n_r, Limited
Speaking of names, we heard of an old
colored mammy who called her eldest boy
"Prescription," because it cost so much to get
him filled.
Farms     Orchards    City Property
Agenta at' NeUon, Calgary, Wl hni peg and
otber Prairie point*. Vanoouver Agents:
PBNDBM IN VKSTMFN TS
BATTBNBUBY LANDS LTD.
Kitabllshed in 1010. wo are In apoiillon to
iurnlib reliable information oonoerning thli
district.
Write Ior fro* lltorature
GRAND FOBKS
Transfer Company
DAVIS S HANSEN, Propi
Nothing Else is Aspirin—say "Bayer"
Warning! Unless you aee came
"Bayer" oo tablet*, you are not getting Aspirin at all. Why take chances?
Accept only an unbroken ''Bayer"
package whioh oontains direction*.
worked out by physicians during 21
years and proved safe by millions (or
Colds, Headache, Earache, Tootaohe,
Neuralgia, Rheum ttisin, Neuritis,
Lumbago, and Pain. Made in Canada.
All druggists sell Bayer Tablets of
Aspirin in handy tin boxes o' 12 tablets, and in bottles of 24a nd 100.
Aspirin is the trade mark (registered
in Canada) of Bayer Manufacture of
Monoaoeticaoidester of Salicylicacid.
While it is well knowh that Aspirin
means Bayer manufacture, to assist
the publio against imitations, tbe
Tablets of .Bayer Company will be
stamped with their general trade
mark, the "Bayer Cross."
City Baggage and General
Transfer
There's many a slip between the estimate
and the invoice.
An amteur is a person who lacks confidence
in his own ability, and wants some one else to
guarantee that he will make good.
Coal»  Wood and  Ice
for Sale
Office at R.  F.  Petrie'i Store
Phone 64
Persons of irrigation municipality, outside
No.   t   unit,  have    made varied comments
on receipt of their tax notices. Most of the m
seem  think  that the taxes should uot commence  until  work  is started  on their unit.
One man has pointed out no appropriation has
yet  been made except for No. 1 unit, and it
may  be four or five years before the other
units are completed; in fact they may never
be installed,  because in  these restless times
there i.s always the possibility of a new govern ment appearing on the scene to upset  the
plans of tho government which it succeed s
One  man has gone so far as to say that th e
municipality can tako his land bef ire he will
pay taxes for something from which ho is   d e-
riving no benefit.
All lawbreakers are not in the liquor  business.
One characteristic of littleness is that it
thinks it knows it all.   We have received an
extraordinary  letter from  a chair factory in
Kentucky.   Its  vice-president  writes that it
has ^topped issuing its house publication and
is no longer interested  in receiving any business  publications because it is "oversold the
majority of the time." Isn't that wonderful
vision'   Doesn't that display inspiring ambitions.   Don't you immediately conjure up a
picture of this company becoming the towering national leader in the  whole industry.   I
once wrote this squib: "Tha man who is cocksure  he  has arrived is ready for the return
journey.'' So are  business concerns    When
they   become satisfied  that  there is nothing
more for them  to learn, and that they can
dispense with any and every aid to success,
they are headed for trouble. It doesn't require
superhuman foresight to see that the time is
coming when the bottom will fall out of this
chair factory's business. To cease to progress,
cease to learn.   The only way to continue to
grow is to continue to learn.—Forbes  Magazine.
olncient History
Items Taken Prom The Qrand Porks Sun for the Corresponding
Weak Twenty Yeara Ago
Mayor Holland, by proclamation, designated M onday
afternoon as a half holiday to celebrate the signing of the
troaty of peace in the Boer war. It was general I y observed.
The Pacific hotel, Columbia, hasthanged hands, F, D.
McDonald boing the new proprietor.
W. S. Vf-nriioii has return fr om a trip to Denver, Salt
Like City and the const cities.
Work was coinmeiiced on the V. V. E bridge aor oss
the Kettle river, above Columbia, Monday morning.
ll A. Brown is driving four million feet of logs down
the North Fork of the Kettle river. The lumber will be
cut by Lequime ; Powers' sawmill.
S. C. II. Miner, president of the Oranby company, will
visit tho Boundary dnring the present month.
J. II. Kennedy, chief engineer of the V. V. & B., went
to Marcus on Wednesday .
Tho riftlos and ammunition for tho Kettle River Valley
Rifle association arrived from Victoria on Thursday.
Sir Thomas O. Shaugnessy, president of the C. P. R .
will shortly visit Qrand Forks.
C.V. Meggitt
Beal Estate and Insurance
ORCHARDS. FABM  LANDS   AND CITY
PROPERTY
Excellent facilities (of -oiling your farmi
We have agent* at all Coast and Prairie
Polnta
WB CARRY AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE.
DEALER IN POLES, POSTS AND TIBS,
AND FARM PRODUCE
Sellable information regarding thli dlitrct
cheerfully furnlihed. We sollolt your inquiries.
K. SCHEER
Wholesale and Retail
TOBACCONIST
Dealer in
Havana Cigars* Pipes
Confectionery
Imperial Billiard Parlor
Grand Forks, B. C.
A. E. MCDOUGALL
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
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seroe
silver m
tilings
T'HE fact that most plated and sterling flatware can be
■*• bought in open stock allows a family to purchase
different article for the dining table from time to time.
We suggest that this is a most excellent way of coming
into possession of the proper amount of household silver.
Will you inspect our stock and allow us .o make suggestions and quote prices?   *
We will test your eyes and expertly advise you.  If you
are not in need of glasses we will tell you. so.
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FORFINE PRINTING
City   Real Estate For
Sale
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.
JOHN A. HUTTON.
City Clerk.
FORTHE SPRING GARDEN
AND LAWN
Rakes, Hoes, Spades, Shovels, Grass
Shears and Pruning Shears, Garden
Trowels and Forks. Wheel Barrows,
Lawn Mowers, Window Screen and
Screens, Screen Doors, etc.
Highest Quality Paint and Varnish
MILLER & GARDNER
Complete Home Furnishers
The telephone at your elbow seems so
simple an instrument, it does its work so
quietly and qniekly, that it is difficult to
realize the vast and complex equipment,
the delicate and manifold adjustments,
the ceaseless human care in the central
office.
It is the skill behind the scenes, together with (scientific development and
construction, efficient maintenance and
operation, which make it possible for you
to rely upon the telephone day and night.
BRITISH COLUMBIA
TELEPHONE COMPANY
The Gentleman's Defense
Somtimei children evince a discon ■
oerting ability to close a conversation
and to avert rebuke or ohastisrment.
Ih a school situated in ohe of the
suburbs there was a slight disturbance one day among ' the smaller
pupils.
A small boy had slapped a little
girl. The teacher was quick to rebuke
the youngster.
"Jackson " she said, "no gentleman would strike a lady."
The boy replied, "Well, no lady
would tickle a gentleman."
AUTO LIVERY
AT TODI
SEIflCE
Modern Bigs and Good
Horses at All Hours a*
the
Model Livery Barn
M. H. Barm, Prop.'
Pbraett Seoosd Street THE  BUN,   GBAND   FOBK&,   B, B.
The Silk Worm and His Product
JI
AfMtyfiai
Irmiy horns
bdUoTA
QKfOM rracbr
lobauni
Vlfeaving Hie Jillc isa fiome ffltondustry in Japan.
IJnwiiKJinQ (fie. jilk.
rpm .he cocoon,.
■waler if kept
jt by<> charcoal
Jirebeneaffiib*
Canadian. Pfec.fieSleamerEmpraasopl^-ssia.
JAPAN has a monopoly of the silk
Industry of the Orient. The Japanese have achieved this triumph as
the result of an early appreciation of
tke value of organisation and standardizing, and by reason of their skill
in perfecting a raw silk adaptod to
high power American machines. Silk
is the chief Japanese export
The silk worm therefore is the apodal pet and pride of -the Japanese
people, and all thought and care is devoted to making Us surroundings
sueJ. aa will conduce to his comfort,
health, and happiness. This is no
slight task. At least 4,000 years of
breeding for silk alone has told on his
probably once robust constitution, and
the silk worm ia now a temperamental
Httle fallow, subject to devastating
epidemics and greatly influenced by
atmospheric changes of an unfriendly
nature. - It Is only fair to say, however, that while with us he devotes
Us little mind entirely to business.
and wastes not one of the compare
Hvely few moments granted him in
this life. He comes into the world
as a tiny pink egg accompanied by
five or six hundred brothers and sis
ten. aad for a few days rests in the
dan of small trays covered with
paper in which tiny holes are made
On emerging from the egg his atten
tion ia attracted by tho bright light.
of these pin-holes. He climbs tip tc
enquire what they mean, and working
his way through them finds himself
betrayed into a world of toil and trou
ble, as many a human being has been
and will continue to bo as long ae
bright lights glow.
The only thing he brings with hiii
is a first class appetite, and the mul
berry he loves must be chosen with
tender caro in order to work up his
strength to tho task of producing n
fine strand of silk. For about n
month he devotea his ontiro attention
to meals, which amount to a practically continuous performance, with the
exception of three or four short
periods during whieh he changes his
skin to one that more comfortably
conforms to his fast increasing bulk.
At these times care is taken to keep
him frcm disturbing noises, although
modern writers on the subject do not
state that he is inspired to greater
effort by music served with his meals.
If not, it is perhaps because Oriental
music would more favor distraction
than the contemplative calm, most
conducive to the silk worm's task of
putting on wolght.        ■
Having become a full-grown silk
worm, he sets about the serious business of life, the spinning of the cocoon and eight to twelve hundred continuous yards of silken thread. This
lakes three or four days, and in most
cases, his Hfe shortly afterwards ends
in hot water, as might be expected of
one so early showing a predilection
for bright lights. The hot water enables the silk farmer to easily unwind
the cocoon into a skein of gjos
golden colored, raw silk all ready for
the mills.
A few of his relations are picked
out to carry on the good work, but
even for those life haa few joys. It
is a long sleep of several months, an
emerging from the cocoon as a winged
moth that cannot fly, and the immediate setting about the business of laying another five or six hundred tiny
eggs. When that supremo task is completed the little life goes out, probably tirod of a world in which most of
the fun has to be got out of eating.
But the silk it leaves lives on, and
its first few weeks of life are swift.
Thero are n dozen processes of winding, washing, weaving and coloring
through which it must go, and*, the
loss time that these procosses take,
the bettor.   A train load of silk repre-
esnts a great amount of money. Tke
interest on its value, and tke premiums on its insurance total up tn
mendously. That is why every effort
is made to get the finished product
into the dealers' hands at the eeriest
possible moment.
A record in the trans-shipment ol
silk from Japan to New Tork was ro
cently made by the O.P.B. On April
29, the Canadian Pacific steamer
'"Empress of Russia," left Yokohama
carrying in her cargo 3,000 bales of
silk for New Tork. Two minster
later the "Bay State,"another Paei
fie liner, left a near-by dock witb
1,500 hales of silk bound for tke
same destination. It was a race across
the Pacific Ocean and the American
continent, and silk and skipping men
of two continents watched for the result On arrival at Vancouver Ae
"Empress of Russia" silk was placed
on a special train, which was ordered
to make all possible speedSto New
York. Tho silk was delivered there
at S.20 p.m., Hay 12, while the cargo
of the B.8. "Bay State" was de
livered 7.30 a.m., Hay 15, the Oana
dian Pacific through time from Yokohama to New York having been 62
hours and 1 minute faster than thai
nf the rival line, and a record between these two points was thus established. Despite the fact that it
was a 17 ear train, the time consumed
ictween Vancouver and Prescott, Ontario, was only 3 days, 17 houn, and
57 minutes. Canada's fastest regular
passenger train is the C.P.R. "Trans-
Canada Limited," which runs from
Montreal to Vancouver in 92 hours,
and from Toronto to Vancouver in 88
hours, leaving both cities dally. Tlie
shipping of this silk has definitely
settled the supremacy of the Canadian
route as the quickest to and from the
Orient, and means much to the future
trade of Canada.
FOSTER'S FORECAST
Washington, June 6.—Crop weath>
er for June will average good for
North America.
Northwest—Nortli of latitude 36,
between meridian 90 and Rockies'
crest: Week centering on June 10
will average cooler tlmn usual; normal
rain. Severe storms will throw their
forces into the cool wave and  killing
frosts are expected in northern parts
of this division not far from June 10.
Unusually severe storms are expected
near June 6 and these may cause hail
in small sections. Tornadoes are ex«
pected.
Pacific Slope--North of latitude
36, west of Rockies'crest: June prom<
ises well for this division; good crop
weather is expected. Storms will be
severe  near June   5.    Variations in
FOREST FIRES
by burning tbe sapplings of to-day
destroys tbe forests of to-morrow
PUT THEM OUT
temperature wi'l be much the same as
for northwest except about two days
earliar; very cool near June 3 and  8.
THE WEATHER
The following is tbe minimum
and maximum temperature for each
day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on E. F. Law's ranch:
Max.    Min.
June    2—Friday    97        42
3—Saturday    98        49
4- Sunday  87        45
5—Monday  81        61
6—Tuesday  79        45
7—Wednesday.. 71 50
8   Thursday  76        47
Inches
Rainfall  0.28
Pay as you leave or not at all is
London's latest in theaters. Sir Alfred Butt decided to keep tbe "Lass
of Laughter" running at the Queens
theater regardless of the dimihished
receipts owing to the heat because
he believes the public will enjoy the
play later.
Success depends upon backbone
not wishbone.
NOTICE.
NOTICE IS HEREBYG1VBM that LoUMUH,
, .284*18, -2841 Kami 2845 S. Slmllkamesn Division of Yale DUtrlot, will be told at pnblic
auction at Grand Forki on Saturday, June
10th, 1922. Theialo will commence at 10
o'olock ln the lorenoon at tho olliee ol the
Government Agent. For further imrtleirtars
applv to Lands Department, Viotorla. or Government Agent, Grand Forks,
G. R. NADHN
.     , , Deputy Minister ol Lands.
Lands Department,
Viotorla, B. 0.,
M«l May, 1921.
fftafl
Railway Newt
Meatreal.—Graham W. Curtis is
appointed Industrial Commissioner
for Eastern Lines, Canadian Pacific
Railway, succeeding Mr. H. P. Tim-
msrman, retired. Mr. Curtis joined
iL*. ' ' R- servic<» in February,
1904, as stenographer in tbe Freight
Traffic Department, Montreal; ia
April, 1904, he was transferred ta
the office of the Vice-President in
charge of Traffic; January, 1909,
clerk, same office; April, 1909, chief
clerk, same office; February, 1911,
Industrial Agent; November, 1916,
SS: on_. mil'Ury service; January,
1919, returned to C. P. E. ag.in as
Industrial Agent.
i 	
Montreal. _ Total acreage prepared for seed in the Prairie Prov-
tooes, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and
Alberta, is reported to be 28.8 per
ctwt. greater than that of last year,
with a total of 16,468,648 acres, according to crop bulletin handed out
by ths Canadian Pacific Agricultural
Agent, who adds that conditions
are, on the whole, very favorable.
Ground conditions are stated to bs
excellent, a large amount of moisture having assured the spring
needs. In some respects conditions
are reported to be the best for many
years past.
As to farm help, no shortage is
anticipated, a large supply being
available from the cities where unemployment has been acute during
the past winter.
St John.—George E. Carter has
been appointed C. P. travelling passenger agent in this district. He has
been in the employ of the C. P. R.
sines 1914. At that time he joined
the ticket office staff and early in
1916 waB granted leave of absence
to proceed overseas. He went over
with reinforcements from McGill
University to join the Princess Pats,
and later was transferred to a machine corps. While with that branch
ot service he obtained a commission
and was slightly wounded during
one of the late advances prior to the
signing of the armistice. On his return he was appointed to the port
staff of the C. P. R. and has since
been engaged with them both at
Quebec and St. John.
Winnipeg. — Staring from Regina the latter part of May,
»s Canadian Pacific Railway Com-
8any, with the co-operation of the
askatchewan Government, will run
a better Bull Special train through
the central and northern parts of the
province. This train will correspond
in many respects to the Livestock
Improvement Special which the
Manitoba Government, Canadian Pacific Railway and Cattle Breeders'
Association operate through Manitoba during the month of May. The
Saskatchewan itinerary is an elaborate one, including visits to at
least fifty-four towns and covering
nearly seven hundred miles of Railway. Many points will be included
which have not heretofore had the
benefit of a visit by a demonstration
train. Ths C. P. R. is assuming all
expenses in supplying, equipping
and operating thc train. An official
of the Company's Agricultural  de-
Sartment  will accompany the  train
uring the tour.
Winnipeg. — The flrst passenger
train in the Dominion of Canada
equipped with a radio apparatus left
Winnipeg Monday morning, May 1,
from ths local yards of the Canadian Pacific Railway, company officials announced recently. The radiograph has been installed in the livestock improvement train which consists of seventeen cars scheduled ta
tour ths province of Manitoba practically ths whole month of May.
The radio machine has been installed by a local commercial concern at the request of the Canadian
Pacific Railway; two Marconi representatives and a mechanic accompany ths train. Demonstrations are
given on ths train each day and it
is clearly indicated that this feature
mssts with keen intsrsst by those
attending the lectures. Arrangements have been completed for the
receiving of concerts and general
world news from Winnipeg.
The livestock improvement train
is equipped snd maintained by the
Canadian Pacific Railway. The project is backed by the Dominion de-
gartment of agriculture, the prov-
tcial department of agriculture, ths
agricultural college, the livestock exchange, the packing companies, thc
cattle breeders associations of Manitoba. While ths lectures are being
carried on for men In one car, classes
ars held for women, boys and girls
in other sections of the train.
Special addresses on birds are given
to ths boys and girls sttsnding. Ths
train ls ons of tks best equipped of
Hs kind which has bsen assembled
ia Canada.
At an example of the way in
which railway crossing accidents frequently occur, an event whioh took
place at an Ontario town last week
was an outstaading example. A lady
driving a horse and buggy, along a
country read approached a level
crosslsg at tha same time as did a
train. It is apparent that ordinary
precautions sucn bb are altogether
necessary when crossing a railway
wore not in this instance observed.
The first part of the train got by
the road without incident, but the
speed at which the lady was driving
prevented her pulling up in time to
1st the train by, with the result that
she drove Into the rear car. The
buggy was overturned, and the lady
sastslned three broken ribs, as well
•s other more or less serious injuries as s result of her carelessness.
IWsnaUly the train crew saw ths
aoddsnt, and stopping the train,
vm able to save her further injuries. The fact remains that ths
lady in this case was fortunats in
Wt losing hsr lifs.
A government motion is expected
ior tbe expulsion of Horatio Bottom
ley sentenced to seven yeara in
prison for converting funds entrust
ed to him for his own use, from the
house of commons.
Battleships
Are Not the
Only Things
Being
Scrapped
These Days
H Lots of other things
were scrapped hefore
the Washington Conference became even
a possibility—old prejudices—old grudges
—old methods of diplomacy had to be
discarded hefore it
was possible to ask
for bids from the junk
man for a few billion
dollars worth of "war
canoes."
9 If you are to make
the most of your
opportunities selling
a*
Merchandise, it will
pay you to take stock
of your methods of
doing business and
scrap ruthlessly the
old systems or prejudices that new conditions have rendered
obsolete. And above
all court publicity—
secret diplomacy is as
bad for your business
as it is for the busi-
s*
ness of running a nation—
ADVERTISE
J THE   SUN.   (JRANP   FORKS,   B. C.
News of the City
If present plans are not
disarranged, Hon. T. D. Pattullo. minister of lands, and
Hon. John Hart, finance
minister, will be in Grand
Forks on the eveniug of the
19th inst. They are making a
tour of inspection of the in
terior ofthe province.
In the election of a trustee
of the irrigation district to
succeed J. A. McCallum, resigned, last Saturday, Thos.
Powers was elected. There
were four candidates in the
field, viz., Messrs. Powers,
Kidd, Meggitt and Mudie.
Mrs. Donnan and daughter Stella
returned on Wedneskay from a six
months' visit to California.
The local strawberry crop is said
to be unusually heavy tbis year.
They will be in the market next
week.
Midway will celebrate  Dominion
day this year.
The government agent will hold a
sale of land on whicb the reserve
has been cancelled at his oflice in
the court house in thiB city on the
10th inst.
The Kettle Valley Railway company will run a freight train during
the summer months every Sunday
and Thursday out o( Hope for movement to Princeton, according to a
statement issued by II. W. Hrodie,
general passenger agent of the Canadian Pacific Railway company,who
states   that   automobiles   must   be
loaded for shipment on these trains
by 11 a.m. Autoists in Vancouver
and district are using this route
more frequently than ever before,
says Stephen Golder, secretary of
the Vancouver Automobile club.
The court of revision for the revision of the provincial voters' list
will be held at the government
agent's office in the court house on
the 19th inst. Any qualified elector
whose name haB been missed from
the list can have it placed thereon
by appearing in person before tbe
court.
Born—To Mr. and Mrs. George
Moen, at their North Fork home,
on May 31, a daughter.
At a meeting of the cemetery committee in tbe city hall last week
Mr. Pyrah wae appotnted caretaker
of Evergreen cemetery for a period
of four montbB.
Tea and Tobacco
Aids to Gancer
Loudon, June 6.—A coincident
inciease in cancer mortality and in
the consumption of tea is Confirmed
by Prof. Toly of Trinity college,
Dublin, who draws an analogy between tbe destructive action of tannin and otber sensitisera on tbe cells
of the body.
He also adds that there is clear
evidence that in some cases cancer
in the mouth ie due to tobacco.
Tourists Flock to
Visit the Province
Tourists are now Hooking to the
coast and interior towns by the
thousands and the hotels are being
gladdened after many lean months.
It is believed tbeir number will be
more tban double last reason's record. The new ferry between Sydney
Fruits  and Vegetables
The time has now arrived for this season's
Fruits and Vegetables, and we have an abundant supply. Try our Teas, Coffees and
Staple Groceries.    They are all Fresh.
THE CITY GROGERY
t*
Phone 25 H. H. Henderson, Prop.
and Anacortes is believed to be one
important tourist factor for the
ieland Unlike precoding seasons.the
visitors are now evincing greatej interest in tbe whole province, and
enquiries are made for excursions.
Thousands will visit the interior.
Many prospective settlers are in the
number.
Many Cedar Greek
Pilgrims Are Broke
Money from the "distress fund"
of more than one lodge is going to
Cedar creek to succor prospectors
who are in hard straits, says a Vancouver diepach. Members of vari-
Jus organizations are writing back
for help, stating their food supplies
have given out and they are in actual need. One lodge has "chipped
in" to a fund to defray the fare of
several members noith, and bring
shem home.
Avenues of Trees
for Interior Towns
Avenues of trees, most of them
bearing nutritious nuts and affording beautiful shading] is the plan
now being presented te the provincial capitol. It is claimed that
towns and suburban parts could not
only beautify tbeir streets but could
Italy's New Riviera
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\ %*w*rr regions ean boast of to great
a varioty ud io large a number of
jfUmatle ud health resorts ai tho
■bounty of Nature and tha activity
«f man have created ln th* Venezia
IGriulia. Before the war some of thess
assorts wen flourishing and popular,
rhere assembled in crowds the flower of the ariatocracy of the nations;
gie rich and elegant, not only of
Europe, but from more distant countries beyond the ocean. They went
tliere aa to a charming refuge from
[freezing climates, or as to an oasis
(where they could rest in physical
Eie and intellectual enjoyment
the worry and stress of the
fight for life.
The fury of the war-storm and the
innumerable dissensions of the long
-conflagration have naturally had a
■discouraging effect on the movements of visitors, and for several
years there has been only a dreary
desert where formerly life had
jtriumphed in its most fascinating ex-
jpreasiona of Joy, beauty and ricb-
Aaas.
m
m^
A journey in this beautiful coun-
toy, now In full process of rebirth
exui development, offers the greatest
.artistic attractions and rich and
parted material for observation.
Tales Abbazia for example. Abba-da, on tha eastern coast of Istria,
Id tbe embrace of the Quarnaro,
elopes graciously at the foot of
Monte Maggiore (1400 m.), which
■protects it from cold winds. The
-Vegetation there is superb, almost
" >ep and vast laurel woods,
aule gardens, flowers in pro-
The climate is excellent, the
beach delightful, the sea of a fascinating blue; which with its charm-
bag walks have given world-wide
2une to Ai>bazia.
Before the war every year 50,000
visitors passed tbrough Abbazia dur-
fetg all seasons, since tbat fortunate
^strict enjoys an eternal spring.
Many iltossses are cured there. The
' it resuHa, however, are obtained
a winter climatic station in the
it-met* ol aU diseases of the heart
• of the nervous   and   circulatory
-stems, the lungs, or of any consti-
.tkmal weakness. It is highly bene
aal to weak or sickly babies.
An entirely different type of bath-
tog and climatic resort is the island
of Brioni, near Pola.
Brioni, until a few decades age,
was  desolate, and  now,  thanks  to
'Bignor  K_»ppelwiesCT,  propnetor  Of
the great kotels established there, it
\s a veritable Paradise.
The aristocracy of AuBtna, Germany and Hungary used to make
Biiai their ctoatn Mtatfrf.
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(1) Portorose, Italy.
(2) Grotta di fcosturnia.
The Great Cave.
Brioni seems, so far as vegetation
is concerned, to be a strip from tbe
Migurian Riviera; tliere are delicious
woods, alluring walks, palms and
genista in profusion everywhere. Ths
larger island was the summer abode
of the Roman patricians, and there
are still interesting Roman remains,
ruined   temples,  mosaics,  etc.
Moreover, there is at Brioni a
large Hagenbeck Zoo, an establishment for rearing ostriches; tennis
courts, etc. But the speciality is a
huge swimming-bath made of tiles
of majolica, large enough for two
hundred persons, for hot sea-water
bathing in winter.
Also at Brioni bhe climate is excel
lent.
Another charming climatic and
balnearic resort in Istria ia Portorose, near Pirano, about one hour
from Trieste. Portorose ia in the
neighborhood of the finest i
springs in Europe, and haa one
speciality truly unique, the so-called
"aqua madre/' whieh b the liquid
residue of the marine crymtsllized
salt during the strainer months.
This saline "aqua madre," brought
to the baths of the establishment*
and heated to a temperature of 50O..
la uaad far
cations for its abundant contents of
alkaline and iron salts.
A balnearic station of the future
is Grado, in the vast Gulf of Trieste,
with its splendid beach and its many
bathing tents.
There are many other climatic and
bathing stations in the Venezia
Glulia. We must not forget Laurana,
quite near to Abbazia and with surroundings perhaps even more beautiful as regards vegetation and position, than those of Abbazia.
Noteworthy also are Lussinniccofc
and Lussingrande, Cigala and San-
sego, with magnificent beaches and
delightful climates, being perfectly
adapted for the cure of catarrhal
affections.
Sumptuous and elegant hotels an
provided also at Parenzo and Ro-
vigno, towns that remind one exquisitely of Venice, picturesque aid
interesting for the monuments of ad
that they possess.
The fame of the castle of Mira-
mar, in the gtrif of Trieste, ls too
great to need mention. Miramar it
still the adored of poets and artists,
and we believe that few other places
ln the world can impart the same
sensations of wonder sad delight.
at tbe same tfme acquire an actual
revenue from nuts, such as pecans
and other products. This is a mat*
ter' that is beingtaken taken up by
the department of agriculture,which
may later confer with provincial
and municipal officials. The plan, it
is claimed, works well in certain of
the states.
Tbe Doukhobors have started a
weekly newspaper witb an exclusive circulatiou in British Columbia
among their own followers, according to a report from Vancouver.'
The contents are not easy eo read
by the average citizen of British
Columbia, but there seems to be no
fashioD page or plates showing the
latest vogue among tbe sect. The
circulation is said to be about 500
and it is gcing to be printed by a
suburban weekly of Vancouver.
BIDE THERE ON rj.KVFT.ANn
IT brings the whole country for miles aronnd within easy reach.
Have you seen the new models) They'ro 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 peoplejto mount you right.
J. R. MOOYBOER SB^8i&£re
Open Saturday Evenin&s Till 10 o'Cloek
FARMS FOR SALE
Widow Mast Sell 240-Aere Ban Nlir   RR.
Vlllatfei River View
ESTIMATED 800,000 ft. timber. WOO BR. tlaa,
t-t lota cordwood; blaok loam tillage, all
fenced; pood 2-story houae and loom bungalow : 80-1.. barn, a able. To settle alfalra ISIOO,
part eaih. Clinton A. Atwood, Strout Farm
Agency, Qrand Forki, B. C, Can,
TIMBER 8ALE X3929
SEALED TENDERS will be reooived by the
Dlittlet   Foreater, Nelson, nol later than
noon on the 10th day of June,  1923, for the
purchaae of License X8929,   near  Fife,  to
out W00 Hewn Ties.
One year will be allowed for removal of
limber. .
Further paction la rs of the Distrlot Forester
Nelson, B. C.
NOTICE
PROVINCIAL TAXES for the l'rincetou and
1 Kettle Klver Assessment Distrlot, formerly
payable nt I'riucetun aud Fairview respectively, ai-e now due aud payable ou or before
the 30th uf l uue, 102'-, at the Provincial Collector's Office at i'entieton, 11. C.
GRAND FORKS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
TENtfEKS WANTED
Sealed tenders marked "Repairs to
Public Sthool" will be received up
till Tuesday, June 13th, 1922, at 5
P.M., for the following itemsjof repairs at (he Coutral School, each _of
such items to be quoted on separately;
1. Necessajy repairs to plaster of
all walls and ceilings of all rooms and
halls in older portion of Central
School, and these walls and ceilings
to be given one coat of kalsomine;
materials to be satisfactooy to the
School Board and to be furnished by
the tenderer.
.... Necessary repairs to plaster of
all walls and ceilings in all rooms and
balls in newer portion of Central
School, mid these walls aud halls to
be given two coats of kalsomine; materials to be satisfactory to the School
Board and to be furnished by the
tenderer.
3, Old plank Hour in basement of
newer portion of school to be removed
and material placed outside of building, earth door to be levelled and
tamped to even distance from bottom
of overhead joists. Upon this foundation a concrete bed 2} inohes deep
consisting of one part of cement to
ten partH of clean, eharp gravel, vwiUi
a top coating consisting of one part
of cement to three parts of clean, fine
gravel and sand; work to be done in
manner satisfactory to Board; ten
derer to include labor only, material
lo be fnrnishod* by Board and placed
outside of building convenient to ten
derer; cost of labor to be qoted at so
much per square yard of finished floor,
One or more of above items may be
tendered on by tbe same person, but
prices mnst specify each item separately. The lowest or any tendor not
necessarily accepted.
JOHN A. HUTTON,
Secretary.
E. F. LAWS
REAL ESTATE
&
INSURANCE
•OFFICK WINNIPEG AVENUE
.oproerri ghowkbs exchange
PHONE 164
PACIFIC SHEET METAL WORKS. LTD.
VANCOUVER
METAL
IRRIGATION
PIPE** and      PLUMES
B. F. LAWS:
.ttOU-JMST-UCr AO-WT
Hobby
is
Good
Printing
rr^UE value of well-
•**-*■ printed, neat appearing stationery as
a meansof getting and
holding desirable business has been amply
demonstrated. Consult us before going
elsewhere.
Wedding invitations
Bail programs
Business cards
Virifing cards
Sh'i'ing tags
Letterheads
Statements
Noteheads
, Pamphlets
Price lists
* Envelopes
Billheads
Circulars
Dodgers
Posters
Menus
.New Type
Latest Style
Faces
THE SUN
\       Columbia Avenue and        /
Lake Street /j
TELEPHONE,
It 101
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*
CANCELLATION OF RESERVE
NOTICE IS IIKKBHY OIVKN tint lbe reserve
exiitlng ovor expired Timber Licence No.
41 IM and Lou 29»7 S, -_9.su H, 28918 to *J99S 8 In •
elusive, Slinlllmineen Dlvlilon ot Yale Dlltrlot, ii cancelled.
O. K. NADBN,
Deputy Mlnliter of Land-.
Land! Department,
Vleturla. B. C.,
Sth April, 192.1.
PICTURES
Mill PICTURE FRANIN6
Furniture Made to Order,
Alao Repairing oi all Kinds.
Upholstering Neatly   Don
R. G. MoCOTCHEON
WltOUM AVHCI
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yalb Hotel, First Strkkt
Synopsis of
Land Act Amendments
Minimum prlo* ot ftrst-claaa land
ndaead to tfi an aan; second-clam to
B.B0 an acre.
Pre-emption now oonflned to nr-
ear**, lands only.
"S00*?" w" *• fanted covering only
land suitable for agricultural purposes
and which Is non-timber land.
Partnership pre-emptions abolished,
but parties of not moro than four may
sjran«e for adjacent pre-emptions
with Joint residence, but each making
necessary improvements on respective
claims. m,
Pre-emptors muat occupy claims far
. rear* and make Improvements to
value of $10 per acre, Including clearing and cultivation of at least t acres,
before receiving Crown Grant.
Where pre-emptor in occupation not
less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because ot Ill-health, or otlior cause, bs
granted Intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.
Itsoorda without permanent resl-
Sence may bs Issued, provided applicant makes Improvements to extent of
WOO par annum and records same each
year. Failure to nu.ke improvements
or record Bame will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained In
Z?*..,i*!mi • ****** and Improvements
sf 119.00 per acre, including S acres
ejsared and cultivated, and residence
et at least 2 years are required.
Pre-emptcr holding Crown grant
may record anothsr pre-emption. If he
requires land In conjunction with hla
farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory Improvements nude
and residence maintained on Crown
granted land, tf
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 10
*****.' I***.}"', ,•*_.ase<, " homesites.
title to bs obtained after fulfilling real
"•nUal and improvement conditions.
ror graaing and industrial punxu...-
areas exceeding 040 acres may Ue
'**££* *? °*** ********* or eompany.
.,mUl, factory or Industrial sites on
timber land not exceeding 40 acres
max ss purchased; conditions include
payment of stumpage.
h,TliYSJ'Jl^___l_?Md<,w,_. Inaccessible
_3LS?S_2SF ***** "***' «* Purchased
condiUonaTuoon construction of a road
to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of
wad, not exceeding half of purchase
pries, is maas.
PRB-RMPTOfM'     mil
ACT.
ORANTS
tJH*. ***}** stt-m-mxatta snlargsd ts
Includs all persons Joining and serv-
n« wltt HjrSalesJrsTfcrcS?. ^Th.
Lime within which Uis heirs or devisees
of a deceased prs-eaptsr may apply
for tlUs under thlTKt Is eitenTd
from for ons year fross tks death of
such  person,  aa  formerly,
troactivs.
JKT&i  *"  f"jflfti   until   one
*%.r,the «0J»e'u»ton sf thejjresent
This privilege Is alao nfide rs-
—-j-tlve.
No f sen relating to pre emptlons are
*» or payaMsV soSleS^lr^sJS!
smptlons recorded after June M.  "»!*
Tli£ll».«r« raatlttjat tot ire ysaii
PwvMoo for rsturn cf monsvs ac-
4, 1914, ea account of paymsnts. Issa
W,*\*mZ*3>' *om*"' w^BpuSi,
interest on agreements to purchase
AmLTw^S: to" 1>M Hy nteEbSHf
AlUaS **ot-**s or dependents, acquired
direct or Indirect, remitted from «n.
listmant to Maroh M, totO.
SUB-PURCHASER* or CROWN
LANDS.
Prorlstan mads for lamaaes of
Crown pants ts sub-purchasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring rights from
purchasers who failed to oomplats
purchase, involving forfslturs, on ful-
llllment of conditions of purchase Interest and taxes. Where sub-purchaa
era do not claim whole of original parcel, rorohase pries due and taxes Stay
bs distributed proportionately over
whole area. Amplications must be
mada tr May lToSn.
GRAZING.
Grazing Act,  1019, for    systematic
development of livestock Industry provides for waning districts and range
administration under Commissioner
Annual grazing permits issued based
on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may
form Associations for range manage,
ment. Free, or partially free, permits
for settlers, campers cr travellers, ;u
•o ten \jcad.
NEW HARNESS SHOP
I have opened a new harness shop and am prepared
to make harness to order
and do all kinds of repair
work. Shop equipped with
modern machinery. All work
guaranteed:
C. A. Crawford
NsttTfjfcphMMOffiM

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