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GRAND FORKS y^
the center of Grand Forks vall^^Ws-l^
premier fruit growing district of
Southern British Columbia. Mining
and lumbering are also important
industries in districts contiguous to
the city.
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Kettle Valley Orchardist
THP  *0r7]\T  '** the favorite news
HIE OXJi* paper of the citizen
of the district. It is read by mor6
people in the city and valley than any
other paper because it is fearless, reliable, clean, bright and entertaining.
It in always independent but never
neutral.
TWENTY-SECOND YEAR—No  25
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GRAND FORKS, B. C, FRIDAY,   APRIL 20, 1923
"Tell me what you Know is true:
I ou guess as well as yoo.
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New Federal Regulation
llestric tsBootlegging en
Coast-**-Labor Shortage
in Some Sections--Lif e-
Saving Device for Goal
Miners to Be Investigated
Special Correspondence of The Sun.
Victoria, April 18.—Another via-
orous blow has been dealt tbe bootlegger in Britiah Columbia by At-
torney General A. M. M'naon.
After persistent efforts he has succeeded in having Ottawa pass regulations preventing whi»ky runners
clearing for deep sea witb liquor
cargoes aboard. Most of tbe rum
running of tbe pant few years has
arisen out of tbe practice of illicit
trafliickers taking oo tbeir cargoes
in Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Vic-
toiia and New Westminster and
olearing for Mexico, while they had
do intention of going farther than
some American city. Now only
fishing vessels will be permitted to
carry liquor aud ouly sufficient fur
medicinal purposes will be allowed.
American prohibition authorities
bave written expressing their appreciation of the step.
While definite official figures are
not yet available, Hon. W. II.
Sutherland, minister of publio
works, states that tbis year's road
program in British Columbia will
menu the expenditure of between
#1.200,000 and 11,500,000. Plans
are being pjepared for the highways
to be c instructed and repaired and
work will commence as soon as
weather conditions permit.
"Save tbe Forests" week will be
observed throughout Cinada from
April 22 to April 28, and following
tbe recommendation of lion. T. D.
Pattullo, provincial minister of
JandB, Ottawa bas given instructions
for lhe curryiug out of un active
campaign uf protection during that
time Already the British Columbia
forests branch has sent out a muss
of literature aud a determined effort
is to be made to cut down the loss
from forest fires to a minimum tbis
yeur. Last year'* losses were staggering, states the minister of lands,
aud only by tbe cooperation of every
citizen cau the foreBt wealth be conserved.
Iteports everywhere from the prairie provinces indicate that Premier
Oliver has met with surprising sup
•port in tbe provincial fight fnr equal
.freight rates. Lant week be spoke at
iCa'gary, Saskatoon, Swift Current,
Medicine flat and Lethbridge, and
was assured of the unanimous support of the prairie people His prediction tbat Britisb Columbia ports
will be the most important in Canada in ten years aud his clear explanation of the freight rates situa
tion bave stirred the business men
aud farmers of Alberta and Saskatcb
ewan to tbe point where the tbree
western provinces are now putting
up a solid front in tbe fight for fairer
treatment.
Hon. John Hart, minister of
finance and of industries, bas about
completed his inspection of industrial plants and makes the statement
that Brftish Columbia is today in
better condition than for ten years
past.   Practically  every    plant is
working full blast and tbere is actually a labor shortage in some iu-
stances.
In tbe latter connection tbe announcement is made by tbe department of labor, under Attorney.
General Manson, that for the flrst
tbree months of this year tbe government employment bureaux placed
9000 msn and women in positions,
or almost double the number of
placements for the same period last
year. «
A matter of keen interest to the
coal mining fraternity is the announcement of Hon. WilliamSIobd,
minister of mines, that an investigation will be made of tbe life-saving
device for coal miners. Tbis is a
small affair weighing about a pound
and somewhat resembles tbe gas
masks worn by soldiers during the
war, It provides safety for seventy
minutes afier an explosion, provided
tbere is sufficient oxygen in tbe air
to sustain life, and if found capab'e
of doing wbat is claimed for it,
sbould be the means of saving many
ives.
WILL CELEBRATE
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Firemen Select Committees for Their Usual
Annual Event—Hope to
Surpass Former Efforts
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-From the Vancouver World,
AT OLIVER
Donald Keith Awarded
the Contract Down to
the International Boun
dary Line
The Grand Porks Volunteer Fire
Department will again celebrate tbe
24th of May this year, and tbe
members will endeavor to make this
year's celebration eclipse all formei
efforts. At a meeting of tbe de
partment this week the following
committees were named:
Celebration Cjtnonktee— R. E.
Jenne, E. H. Cagnon,G, F. Killam,
H. H. Henderson, Alex Bucban.
Dance—General committee.
Grounds—P. H. Donaldson, A.
T. Scott, W. J. Pearson, P. Wrigb},
W Liddicoat.
Morning Sports— E. C. Henniger,
J. A. Hutton, J. McKie, J. Mooyboer, F. J. Miller, A. E. Savage, B.
Norris.
Afternoon Sports- -E. H. Cagnon,
Leo Mills, T. A. Meakes, K. Hen-,
derson, S. iJiusmore, H. C. Weir.
Subscription—A. E. Savage, F.
Hartinger.
Advertising—G. F. Killam, F. J.
Miller, C. D. Pearson.
Parking— H. H. Henderson, E.
Graham, J. Ellis, W. Ronald, D. C.
Manly.
Admission—A. Buchan,E. Vant,
E. Atwood, T. Cooper, P. A. Peterson, D. O'Connor, J. W. Evans, F.
tt. Scott, J. Mooyboer, H. C. Weir,
J. McKie.
Floor managers for dance, H. C.
Weir and Leo Mills.
He Was Doing His Best
The newly engaged Scottish laborer was left to bis breakfast and
told to belp himself to a cheese on
the table. After a long time tbe
farmer went impatiently to the
kitchen in search of bis now hand*
"Sandy," he exolaimed, "you
take a long whi e to breakfast, don't
you?"
"Aweel," replied Sandy, "a cheese
o' this size is nae sae soon eaten as
may think."
It was reported from the
South country this week,
says the Penticton Herald,
that the contract for excavating the balance of the big irrigation ditch through the settlement lands had been awarded to Donald Keith.
This contract, which includes excavating from Mud
lake six miles south to the
international boundary, will
mean about four months'
for about fifty man.
At the northern end of the
contract, being the southern
of the present ditch, the waterway will be about seven feet
wide, runuiug down to half
that width at the boundary
line. Mud lake, where the
contract starts, is about ten
miles south of Oliver. As is
known, the main ditch starts
four or five miles north of
Oliver, where it has a width
of possibly fifteen or sixteen
feet.
The government will itself
do the concreting of tqe ditch
to be dug this season.
Donald Keith has given
two sub-contracts covering
his excavating contract, McDonald & Bassett have the
upper three miles and Harrigan & Broccolo get the lower
three miles.
WILL MEET
NEXT WEEK
A General Manager for
the Associated GroWert-
Will Be Deoided Upon
by the Provisional and
New Boards
The court of revision, under the
Provincial Elections Act/or the year
1923, has been postponed from tbe
third Monday in May to the third
Monday io June.
Short Essay on Frogs
This literary gem, a "abort essay
on frogs," by a young immigrant
from Norway, is quoted from the
"Bulletin" of the Chicago board of
education:
"What a wonderful bird tbe frog
arel Wben he stand be sit, almost.
When he hop he fly, almost. He
ain't got no sense, hardly. He ain't
got no tail hardly, either. When he
sit he sit on what be ain't got, almost."
Kelowna, April 17.—Mayor
Sutherland returned home on
Friday from Vernon, where
he had been engaged upon
details of organization work
in connection with the Associated Growers of British
Columbia.
He states that the work of
getting under way has been
delayed somewhat through
the slowness o^ the various
locals in selecting directors for
the central. Up to Tursday
only eight out of the approximate number of seventeen
locals that will be embraced
in the new marketing organization had intimated the election of directors. Steps are
being taken, however, to
speed up the choice of these
officers, so tnat it is hoped to
constitute the new board by
the 20th inst., when the present provisional board will
make way for the permanent
body.
A very suitable man is in
sight for the responsible position of general manager, and,
as it is felt that there must be
no further delay in makiug
this appointment, it is likely
that the provisional board
and the directors elected so
far to the new board will be
called togethdr early next
week for the purpose of making a decision in  the  matter.
of which Dr. Frank T. Shutt, Dominion chemist, and B. Leslie Eiuslie,
soil fertility specialist, are the authors, and which can be had without
charge on application to the publications branch, department of agriculture, Ottawa. The plan and scope of
the bulletin have been suggested by en
quirles received and inolnde, first, the
results from recent experiments; second, a discussion of the source, na ■
ture, function and value of the various manures, fertililers, and soil
amendments; third, an explanation of
the formulae and factors iniolved in
the valuation of fertilizers and preparations of home mixtures and, fourth,
suggestions for the fdrtilizer treatment of field crops, etc.
Regarding commercial fertilizers,
the Dominion Fertilizers' Act provides for the registration of every fertilizer offered for sale as Buch in Canada. A regittration number is given
and this number serves as a means of
identification, for the act provides
that the guarantee of analyses, together with the registration number
of the fertilizer, shall be stencilled on
each bar or other container or printed
legibly on a tag attached durably
thereto In connection with this provision of the act the bulletin points
out that on She market there are
numerous—far too numerous—brands
of ready mixed fertilizers that contain various percentages and proportions of nitrogen, phosphoric acid and
potash. Many of those are described
by the manufacturers as being spec
ially adapted for the needs of certain
crops. The farmer, however, should
study the composition, not the namo
of the fertilizer. Some fertilizer mixtures aro called by attractive and
often very pretentious names. But a
name, especially if a misnomer, is a
poor basis whereon to bnild the reputation of a fertilizer. To safeguard
farmers against misrepresentation in
naming, the present regulations in
connection with the fertilizer act do
not permit the name of any crop or
group of crops as part of the brand
name; neither do they permit the uso
of any name as part of the brand
which in the pinion of tho minister
of agriculture is considered mislead-
in,-.
SUGAR COST IS
LIKELY TO CUT
FRUIT
Housewives^ of Province
Not Likely to Preserve
Any Large Amount If
PricesGontinue to Raise
Vancouver, April 18.—
Housewives of British Columbia, according to representative women, are determined that tliey will not preserve any more fruit than is
absolutely necessary this season unless sugar prices drop.
They will, therefore, buy less
fruit, and the growers, who
expect to have an enormous
crop this year, are likhly to
find the local market badly
crippled.
In homas of Vancouver
working people the prospect
of high sugar prices is a discouraging one, say social
workers who understand the
difficulties with which mothers
have to contend in satisfying
the healthy craving of their
youngsters for preserved fruit
When prices of sugar are
manipulated to a height at
which the great majority of
people must forego tlie simple
luxury of homemade preserves the ' burden is made
heavier for thousands of Van
couver families, they declare.
Bunty" Campbell,  of Danville,
is a patient in tbe Qrand Forks hos-
I pital this week.
COMMERCIAL
FERTILIZERS
Now is the time of the year when
the nature and composition of the
fertilizers that are likely to be used
for next season's crops should be well
studied.    A bulletin that is particu-
What the Old
Squaw Knew
A bear is afraid in the dark. The
old squaw knew it and acted accord-
idgly. She wanted beai for supper,
and she got it. Uow she succeeded
Arthur Heming tells in the World's
Work. His story is notable among
those that tell of the clever ways in
whieh man has outwitted bruin.
The Indian woman and her eight-
yoar old daughter, ho writos, were
gathering moss on the shore of Qreat
Slavo Lake,Canada, when thn mother,
observing o clump of gnarled spruces
not far off, sent hor littlo girl thero
to soo whether sho conld Anil terries.
The child found instead a round hole
that lot! into n cavorn beneath tho
roots of the troes, which stood upon a
little knoll. She oallod to her mother
to come and see it.
On knooling and peering within the
mother discovered a boar. Turning
swiftly round, she sat down in such a
way that her hody completely blocked
the hole and shut out all light. Then
she sent her child on Ihe run for
camp to fetch her father with a gun.
To anyone not versed in woodcraft
tho squaw would seem to bo extraordinarily brave; but bravery did nol enter into the act. Tho woman knew
bears; that is all. She knew that so
long as all light was blocked from the
hole the creature would lie still.
When the father arrived he shot the
bear—and a big fellow he was!
Boy Scout News
First  Grand Forks Troop
Boy Scouts
Duties—Bull Dog patrol, April
21 to 27; uext for duty, Wolf.
Parade—Usual parade at II.(,>.
at 7:30 p.m. Friday, 27th.
Promotions—P. L. B. lteitl,
Scouts W. Huffman and L. O'Cop.
nor bave passed tbe necessary tests
and are promoted to be second class
Scouts from 20th April.
New Patrol—Troop, Secretary
PL. D. MacAnbur has formed the
Lynx patrol (at present with four
iiiHtubers). Byron Weir having
passed tbe test, is enrolled as Tenderfoot in ibis patrol.
Report lite patrol leader of
the Firnl Uraud Forks Troop arranged tor and organized a "bun
aud beau feuet," which was beld iu
the Otisem-iiil ot tin; Presbyterian
church last Wednesday evening, lu
adUitiou lo the members of the First
Troop, invitations had beeu aceeptcd
Oy the district commissioner. Ur.
Acres; by tnu rector of the parish,
(J. 1J. llaymau; by thu vice-president
of the loOttl association, Mr. Hodgson, together with tbe members of
the Second Urand Forks Troop. Altogether between lifly aud sixty
were seated aud well catered for.
After four or five toasts bad beeu
proposed by tbe P. L.'s aud suitably
tespouded to, some examples of
Scout work and play were shown*
P.L. Dalton MacArtbur, acting as
host for tbe evening, presided ovt r
tbe proceedings.
The Charles Wekell  pr perty  on
Ob-ervation  1 venue has baen sold
larly recommended for this purpose is! through the Qeo. Egg agency to Mre.
entitled "Fertilizers for Field Crops,"  Harrigan.
Here Comes Eddie!
"Eddie," said the father to a
young son found coasting in the
street, "do you look out for the automobiles?"
"No," replied Eddie cheeriully,
/tbey have to look out for thsm*
elves." THE   SUN,   GBAND   FORKS,   1. G.
Ufa (Srattu Jffnrka #«n
AN INOEPE-OE.-JT   *-EsV3PAF»Efl
G. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER
SUBSCRIPTION RATES—PAYABLE IN ADVANCE
One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) $1.00
One Year (in the United States)    1.50
Addresi* ■■*• •—;cations to
The Grand Fobks Sun
Phone 101R Grand Forks, B. Cj
OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.
FRIDAY, APRIL 20. 1923
Notes, Notions and Notables
■"'   Sir Clifford .Sifton is an advocate of replacing forests.   That the millions of logs  taken
from  the Canadian forests this spring represent a destruction of "capital" and *that the
government should speud large amounts ou
restoration without computing costs on an interest basis, is his coii-ention.    "In my judgment,"  he says in a letter to the Canadian
Fares try   association,   "the  money  spent in
planning trees should not under any circumstances  be  regarded as an investment upon
which interest, either simple or compound,
should  be calculated.    I  regard the cutting
down of merchantable trees as a destruction
of capital and I would think it was the  plain
duty of the government   which permits the
cutting down   of  such   trees and derives a
revenue therefrom, to insist on the replanting
of at least two trees for every one cut down,
and that such cost should be taken out of the
forest revenue and regarded as a permanent
charge upon that revenue."
it. On the average, at least in late years,banking corporations have not made their stockholders wealthy, and the double liability pertaining to bank stocks has made an investor
timid about holding them. Clearly tbe banks
are uot blameworthy for not unduly risking
the funds entrusted to them, or for requiring
more or less liquid assets as security for loans,
as they are at all times subject t«j heavy demands for the return of the money entrusted
to them. They can not be required to lend
against securities they mistrust, or too largely
against any one kind of security without some
guarantee from the nation that the losses
thereby sustained would be made good to
them. There would be great danger in that.
And, as already said, there would be great
danger both to the national credit and to good
government if a national banking system was
placed in the hands of politicians, who might
use such power in a partisan pr corrupt way,
and in any case without adequate knowledge
and training, That is why, the Actual lending
of the money should be on the security of the
assets, several and combined, and at the dis
cretion of a local mutual club who would put
up a certain percentage, say 25 p.c.,,of each
loan. Lloyd's acts largely on that plan. The
chartered banks, under proper supervision of
parliament might undertake to finance com
munities this way than could a.government
bank.—Montreal Witness.
CONSERVE YOUR SIGHT
Good causes are like bicycles; they keep
going only so long as some one keeps pushing.
There is to be an observatory 11,324 feet
up in the Swiss Alps. It will stand on the
Jungfraujoch, close to the famous Jungfrau
railway, and it is expected that it will help
very much in the study of weather conditio ns
at great heignts. The observatory, which will
be the highest in Europe, is to be completed
this year, and a man is going to spend the
•vinter in it among the eternal snows. He
will not be completely isolated, as the obser v-
ittory is to be connected with the Swiss tele -
graphs, but probably never before ia-3 man
chosen a lonelier spot from which to watch
the stars.
If the endurance daucers will keop on dancing until they drop dead the sane portion of
humanity will have much cause for rejoicing
Reasonable Objection
Someone suggested that Moose Jaw change
its name to Tutankhamen, and Medicine Hat
to Ur. Naturally Moose Jaw objects because
it hasn't been dead nearly 3300 years And
Medicine Hatters point out that Abraham got
out of Ur at the first opportunity and went to
Canaan in search of excitement.—Ottawa
Journal.
IT CAN'T BE DONE
The Cambridgeshire Forestry Association
■School of Forestry is "inclined to stake its
reputation that this can be done," and "this"
meaning the growing of square trees. The idea
seems to have been originated by Alfred J.
Winslip, who has studied the method practiced by gardeners in slitting the bark of fruit
trees to make wood. Whon the bark is bruis ed
without being removed or even slit, a growth
of a somewhat different kind takes place. But
whatever the method used may be, the wood
is of greatly superior quality to that of the
parent tree. According to the Camluidgo-
shire association,there will be "no more slabs,
no more wavy planks, no moro -.horrid sums
to convert frustra of cones into cubic foot,"
wheu trees are grown square. "If we can control this excessive wood production," thi' report of the Cambridgeshire association con-
oludes, "there is no reason why we can not
make trees grow square to produce wood of
better quality and in greater quantity."
How did the world get started, son?
Why, someone said, "It can't be done!"
That settled it.    The troglodyte
Came out of darkness into light.
"It can't be done!" somebody said,
And lo! the green fields gave us bread.
With that taunt ringing in his ears
Has man gone upward through the years.
You should have seen the mill wheels run
When some one said,- "It can't be done!"
"It can't be doue!" they said before
A sail set out to sea from shore.
Since world's remote and dismal dawn
Those magic words have spurred us on.
It drove Columbus where the sun
Went redly down. "It can't be done!"
"It can't be done!" the weakling said,
And lo! the Wrights Hew overhead.
"It can't be done!" was what they cried
When Fulton offered them a ride.
They said <t, and Marconi sent
His message through the firmament.
That is the way it happened, son,
Praise God for this, "It can't be done!"
—St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
•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 con
scious of it. Have your eyes ex •
amined and know. We are admirably  equipped for this work.
J. C. TAYLOR
Jeweller and Optician
Bridge Street Grand Forks
E,C. Henniger Go.
Grain, Hay
Flour and Feed
Lime and Salt
Cement and Plaster
Poultry Supplies
Grand. Forks, I J. C.
S. T. HULL
.Established 1810
Heal Estate and Insurance |
Keililcnt At-eiat Cirsusil Forks Townalte
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Oc
uiiipuiiy, Mmlteil
Farms     Orchards     City Property
Agents at Nelson, Galgfsr--, VVlhtsiputr aud |
other Pralrlo points. Vancouver Agents:
PENDBIt INVB9TMKNTS
BATTKNBUHT LANDS LTD.
HstabllHlieil 1st 1'JIO, we are in a position  to I
lurnish reliable information couoarntiiir this
district.
Writ* I sr fr ii Mr ir iMire
GKANB FORKS
Transfer Company |
DAVIS & HANSEN, Prop.
City Baggage and General
Transfer
Coal,
Wood and
for Sale
Ice
Offloe at R. t. tattle's Store
Phone 64
City   ReaPft-Estate  For
Sale
Applications for immediate purchase of Lots
and Acreage owned by the City, within the
Municipality, are invited.
Prices i~From $25.00 per lot upwards.
Terms t--Cash and approved payments.
List of Lots and prices may be seen at the
City Office.
JOHN A. HUTTON.
City Clerk.
G.arden 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.
Get a Planet Jr. Seeder and Cultivator for tbe
farm this spring.    They are great labor savers.
Bapco Paints and Varnishes.   Try our Auto Paint
and Varnish and matte the old car look like new.
Masscy-Harris Implements.   Let us quote you ou
your needs.
MILLER & GARDNER
Complete Home Furnishers
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
decided drawback. Correspondence cannot compete
with the speed of telephone service, besides which consider carefully the undoubted advantage of a personal
talk.
BRITISH COLUMBIA
TELEPHONE COMPANY
Tell The People
What   You   Have
to Sell
A. E. MCDOUGALL
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
Constantinople has gone "dry." The decree,
issued by the Angora government, affects
foreigners as well as the native Turk . It is
not supposed, however, that the camels ofthe
Near East will suffer much from tlie new
regulation.
The Farmer's Fair Claim
The farmer is a prime necessity in Canada.
It is therefore the beginning of wisdom to
make his case tolerable. That is a plain business preposition.   The question is how to do
otneient History*
Item* Taken Prom The Orand Porks Sun for Iha Cof-raapondtng
•Week Twenty Yeart Ago
To use tho Hguros iu a double sense, a "400" audience
greeted the (irand ffovkn Amateur Opera company iu
"H.M.S. Pinafore" at the Biden opara house this even
ing, and all went home greatly surprised at the fact that
a town tho size of this city could produce so much inusi
cal and dramatic talent of so high a class. The cast was
as follows: Admiral 8ir J. Porter, K.C. B., John Donaldson; Capt. Corcoran, Prof. Richards; Ralph Becstraw,
Dr. Follick; Deaddye, J. Palletl; Boatswain, H. Hinton;
Boatswain's mate, M. C. Davidson; Midshipmite, M.
Fraser; Josephine, Miss C. R. Farrell; Little Buttercups,
Mrs. E. Disney; Cousin Hebe,Mrs. D. D. Munro; Sailors,
P. H. Donaldson, T. Mclntyre. W. Farmer. T. H. Ingram, F. Millej„A. Netherby, B. P. Petrie, D. D. Mnn-
ro, Q E. Ewing; Relatives, Mrs. G. A. Fraser, Mrs. W.
A. Williams, Mrs. P. Wright, Misses M. Johnson, J
Johnson. McDonald. M. McDonald, Tuttle, Carter, Wil
son, Finnegan, Haverty, Hay, Peters, A. Peters, Pound,
Butters, Shepard, Eva Henderson; accompani t, Mrs. M.
Miller; stage manager, A. B. W. Hodges.
W. H. Covert is adding about 700 fruit trees to his
orchard this spring, and A. Traunweiser has planted
about 350.
E. Spraggett's friends are congratulating him on his
appointment as road superintendent for the Qrand Forks
mining division.
C.V. Meggitt
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Tourists Help Develop Ontario
1. A Tjrpieal Bungalow Camp at Emerald Lake.   2. This from Uu Nipigon.   3. A Viata of the French Biter.
MOST of tbe newer parts of
Canada have received their first
Impetus toward development through
the tourists. In many cases It- has
been the tourists that nave first gone
In to spy out the land. They nave
found it good, and. by the trade
which they brought In, nave encouraged settlers to set up their homes
with the result tbat the district has
been well started on Ita way to
becoming an organized and productive community.
With the idea of inducing traffic,
and by so doing, helping to popularize
and settle those vast, beautiful and
productive lands along the right-of-
way in Central and Western Ontario,
the Canadian Pacific Railway has
decided Ho establish a number of
Bungalow Camps, modeled on those
which have proved so successful ln
the Canadian Pacific Rockies during
the past three yean, and it is expected that In a very short time this
part of the country will be as famed
for its scenic and sporting possibilities
as any other part of the Dominion.
The French River, Nipigon Bay and
Lake of the Woods districts are, and
have been for many years, well and
most favourably known to anglers
and hunters, particularly those from
the United States and the Western
provinces; but owing to lack of
adequate housing facilities the traffic
has been confined chiefly to the more
adventurous spirits who are satisfied
to live in tents. It is in these districts
that the first three of the Bungalow
Camps will be located, and It Ts expected that they will be ready for
occupation by July first.
The Camps will consist of a central
community house where meals will
be served, and which will also serve as a
recreation hall, surrounded by small
rustic bungalows suitable for two or
four persons. The privacy, simplicity
and rusticity of these bungalows
appeals to those who like outdoor life,
and the moderate cost of construction
and maintenance makes It possible to
charge much lower rates than an
elaborate hotel where operating expenses are necessarily high.
The Hon. Mr. Bowman, Minister
of Lands and Forests In the Ontario
Government, has expressed himself as
entirely sympathetic to the extension
of the Bungalow Camp Idea in Ontario, and any sites that may be
selected on Crown Lands will Be
available at agreed rates with the
cordial co-operation of this department, so that tne Company will be
able to establish camps In some of the
choicest spots of this beautiful and
inspiring country.
Aspirin
UNLESS you see the name "Bayer" on tablets, you
are not getting Aspirin at all
Accept only an "unbroken package" of "Bayer Tablets of
Aspirin," which contains directions and dose worked out by
physicians during 22 years and proved safe by millions for
Mew-Mi in the peacemaker if he
keeps at u safe distance.
If you are amused a -'tenguen
twisters," try thiB recommeuded by
the Chicago Tribune: ".Seeshy alow
Sue show Hly Sioux snowshoes."
,1. P. Drown, president of the Brown
Fruit Company or Edmonton, Alta.,
returned nu the Metagamfc last week
from a three months' visit to Europe.
He was presint In fiermnny when tbe
French Invaded the Ruhr, and he said
that the feeling was very bitter between the two races. On the other
band, a Canadian, American or Britisher was given a cordial welcome;
this bein-r largely due to a speech Jn
which Lloyd George advocated a
compromise. Travel In Germany, he
said, was surprisingly cheap, he having made one trip of nearly 190 miles
for the sum of fifty cents In Canadian
currency. *
Colds
Headache
Rheumatism
Toothache
Neuralgia
Neuritis
Earache
Lumbago
Pain, Pain
Handy "Bayer" boxes of 12 tablets—Also bottles of 24 and 100—Druggists.
Aapirln la the trade mark (registered In Canada) of Bayer Manufacture of Mono-
acettcacitlcster of Saltcylicacid. While it is well known that ABPlrin means liayer
manufacture, to assist thc public against imitations, thc Tablets of Itayer Company
will bs) lumped witb tneir geueral trade mark, tbe "Bayer Cross."
When the Canadian Pacific steamship Metagama, which left St. John's
on March first for Glasgow, reaches
her destination, Captain G. B. Evans,
O.B.E., her commander, will have
completed bis last voyage In command of the vessel. Captain Evans,
who Is the oldest and one of tbe most
highly esteemed commanders in the
service of the Canadian Pacific
Steamships, limited. Is retiring after
• career at sea of 48 years, during
which time he crossed the Atlantic In
command 678 times, nnd conveyed
247,923 passengers, of whom 71.000
were Canadian and American troops.
He was In command of the Mlssana-
ble when this ship wan Bunk by the
Germans n 1918, and he will be remembered by many passengers aa the
captain of the MInnedosa. the Montcalm or the Empress ot Scotland.
Ii
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The Swiss Government has appropriated 500,000 frdncs for the
purpose of assisting the emigration
of unemployed workers, especially
as farmers to Canada.
Saskatchewan now stands first in
the world in regard to the number
of rural telephones per capita, with
a telephone for every nine of the
population.
The Canadian Pacific Railway has
a survey party in the Rouyn gold-
field, plotting a route in case it
should be decided to push further
northward the line now being built
from Mattawa to Quinze.
Construction work on a 89 mile
extension of the Acme-Empress line
running from Drumheller to the
Bull Pond will be commenced thli
year according to statement made
by D. C. Coleman, vice-president ol
the Canadian Pacific Railway.
Organization of the Okanagan
fruit powers into a co-operative association has now been accomplished. Among the main difficulties which faced the co-operative
advocates was the raising of adequate credit to finance the whole
Bcheme.   This has been overcome
The United States bought Canadian produce during February to
the value of $26,719,205 in comparison with $20,11(1,356, Canada's exports to the United States in 1922.
Exports of Canadian produce to the
United Kingdom were $17,874,260
in February 1923, and $15,316,265
in February 1922.
Canadian exports of whiskey for
the year ending March 31st, 1923,
amounted to 339,181 gallons valued
at $2,698,377; for the previous year
the quantity exported was 192,910
gallons valued at $882,729. Ale
and beer exported during the past
year amounted to 1,454,629 gallons,
while for the previous twelve
months the amount .was only 421,-
960 gallons.
Making Canada Europe's best
and quickest road to the Orient
means much to this country and the
Canadian Pacific Railway, in rearranging its route from England or
Franco to Japan so as to reduce the
journey by four days, has made the
route more than ever a serious aam-
petition of travel via the^uez Canal.
About 10,000 miles in 21 days is
better than even Jules Verne
thought of.
A silver tag attached to the
dorsal fin of a salmon before its release after the eggs have been removed at the Dominion Government
hatcheries is one of the methods
resorted to by the Fisheries Department for tracing the life history of
the fish. A reward of $1 is paid by
the Department for the return erf
silver tags that are being attached
to Atlantic salmon, together with
scales from the side of the fish, and
particulars regarding their length,
weight and place of capture.
With a view to developing tourist
resorts along its line in Central and
Western Ontario, the Canadian Pacific Railway will erect Bungalow
Camps after the style of those successfully operated in the Rockies.
The first three will be built in the
Nipigon, French River and Lake of
the Woods disti-jcts, and should bo
ready for occujration by July 1st.
The low cost of construction and
maintenance will make it possible
to charge much lower rates than
the standard hotel, and thc camps
will prove a boon to thoBe ol moderate means who desire to spend a
week or more or less iu the out-
doors.
According to a recent rearrangement of ports of call i the Orient,
thc Canadian Pacific Steamships
Limited, by omitting Manila as a
port of call between Shanghai and
Hong Kong, will bring the latter
port four days nearer to Canada, the
United States and Europe. ThU
makes poftible a through service
from London, England, via Canadian Pacific Atlantic impresses lo
Quebec and rail to Vancouver and
via Canadian Pacific Empresses ta
Hong Kong under 28 days.
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During the year 1922 the Canadian Pacific Railway handled a
total of 8,435,825 pieces of baggage
as compared with 8,782,674 for tht
previous year. Of this amount
6,175,203 pieces were passengers'
baggage which compared with 6,-
486,455 for the previous twelve
months. 9,697 bicycles were handled,
19,336 dogs travelled as baggage
and 23,988 baby carriages wera
moved. There was also a considerable
increase in the movement of milk.
In 1922, the Company moved 1,623,-
707 cans as against 1,814,791 la
1921; and it is remarkable that most
of this increase was in the threa
provinces, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
and Alberta, which Is an apparent
indication of the further development of mixed farming in those
provinces. j,
One of the best examples of a
town "growing up n-ar night" is
that of Climax, the end of steel on
the Consul-Assiniboia branch of tha
Canadian Pacific Railway. All that
there was on the quarter lection oa
February 19th, the dav ■*** which the
site of the new town was finally
settled, was a !iomeSteader'*i shirK
and a small barn. When the steel
was laid in Climax en Maroh 15th
there was a restaurant, one roomnrg
house, over a score of dwellings, twa
blacksmith's shops, a drag store,
gents' furnishing store, a big general store, pool room and barrier
shop. The new town is situated ia
four large flat warehotnes in
which nearly > 100,000 bnsheli ai
grain were stored, and a butcher
"hop. The new town is situated in
Lone Tree R.M. mrmbor 18, about
SU wiles south of Shaunavon
Moat  people  manufacture   tbeir
own luck—be it good or bad.
The shortest
thing in the
world--
isn't a mosquito's eyelash or a gnat's
whisker, or any other part of any insect
whatsoever-.IT IS THE MEMORY OF
THE PUBLIC.
If you doubt this ask the first men
men you meet the following questions'
When did the R31 cross the Atlantic?
Who was her pilot? On What date was
Lord Kitchener drowned? What was
tlie name of the ship that blew up and
almost wiped out the city of Halifax?
What Qurman sub murine torpedoed
the LusUania?
It is a safe bet that you would hot
get one correct answer.
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of events of world wide importance are
so soon forgotten how do you expect
the public to remember   you   unless
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One word won't tell folks who you are,
You've got to keep on talking;
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Brown started out without a cent;
■A He's rich now and still rising;
Some say 'twas luck; some say 'twas
pluck;
HE says 'twas advertising.
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News of the Gity
General Road Foreman P. H
Donaldson now has a crew of about
fifteen men employed on repair
work- The summit|of theQreenwood
road has been put in good condi
tion for traffic. New work will not
be commenced until about the first
of the month.
Advertising pays wben the right
advertising medium is used. The
apples advertised in Tbe Sun by tbe
Sun Orchard have all been disposed
of. If you have a saleable article
there is nothing like letting tbe
public know it through the proper
channel.
A. J. Dunnett, of Nelson, inspector for the British Columbia
Fire Underwriters' association, bas
been spending the present week in
the city making a thorough readjustment of insurance rates. It is
said in some .quarters tbat there is
a probability of the rates being
lowered here.
Sheriff T. A. Taggart returned o n
Wednesday from Vancouver, where
he speni a week getting fitted for a
new limb to replace the one which
he lost overseas.
Renfrew, Ont.—Mr. Ritchie, the
station agent of the Canadian Pacific Railway, has received instructions from headquarters to rigidly
enforce the no trespassing ordor on
the property of this coinpany. This
is particularly in reference to people walking down the railway track.
When accidents happen it always
entails a trouble to the company and
lately there have been complaints
that school children have been using
the railway as a thoroughfare.
Vancouver.—"I have been in tho
Alps and the Pyrenees, but I have
never seen a ivthing tliat can compare with Banff," said William Pa-
versham, famous English actor,
when speaking at Hotel Vancouver.
Mr. Favcrsham spoke of the wonderful international dog '-aces staged
at the winter carnival, and said that
he had on special invitation visited
the great motion picture plant at
Banff.
Inveremere, B.C.—An appropriation had been passed for the building
of a depot at Lake Windermere by
the Canadian Pacific Railway.
Lake Windermere is the depot for
the whole of the Lake Windermere
district. It enjoys the distinction of
beintv the only station on the Lake
Windermere branch between Golden and Fort Steele, which has enjoyed the benefit of an agent since
December, 1914. A modest little
portable depot, a box car on the
ground, has done duty all these
years but with the proposed opening of the Banff-Windermere road
on thc thirtieth of June, it is no
doubt thought that it is time the
old box car took a move.
Mr. and Mrs. C. A Crawford, of
Cascade, were in the city on Wed->
nesday.
J. C. Kennedy, of Penticton, representing tbe Sun Life, spen-*. Tuesday and Wednisday in Orand
Forks.
Ottawa.—The Canadian National
Parks Branch of the Department of
the Interior is commencing the construction of a hydro-electric generating station in Cascade creek in
Banff National Park to supply light
and power for the town of Banff,
Alberta. The dam at the outlet of
Lake Minnewanka constructed in
1912 to provide storage facilities,
will be utilized and will ensure a'
steady flow of water for power pur-j
poses without further impairing tho
scenic attractions of the locality.'
Electric power for Banff ii at pres-j
ent obtained from the steam plan*
of the Bankhead Mines. The work
will be undertaken by day labor.
Jack Holmes, who was a resident
of Grand Forks about ten years ago,
was a visitor in the city yesterday
from Trail.
E. C. Henniger, local member, res-
turned on Saturday from a short
visit to Spokane.
A. D. Morrison and H. A. Glaspell are installing electric pumping
irrigation systems in their orchards.
Dr* Acres antl family have moved
from tbeir Second street home to
their Winnipeg avenue resident.
Capt. S. Brew and  family  have
moved to Kettle Valley.
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$4.95
Call at Donaldson's and
see the best buy in men's
work shoes on the market today.
Also don't forget to look
at the new line of
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These are real bargains.
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How and When
to Destroy Weeds
The best time to destroy weeds is
within two or three days after the
firs* pair of leaveshasformed on the
seedling plant, says the Dominion
seed commissioner in his bulletin
on "Weeds and Weed Seeds." In
friable soils the "weeder" is a useful
implement for that purpjse. The
"tilling" harrow is also satisfactory
for comparatively loose soils and is
preferred as a weed destroyer on
firm or clayey land. Weeds are ir«
regnlar in time of germination; conn
seqnently it is necessary to apply
the weeder or harrow frequently
throughout the growing season. Po*
tatoes. or fields of corn or cereal
grains when sown wit,- a drill, may
advantageously be cultivated with
such implements once or twice before the crop distinctly shows above
the   ground,  and again, with corn
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and ordinary grain crops, when tbe
plants are tbree to sis inches high.
Even relatively heavy harrows ordinarily in use will do little damage
to tbe potatoes, com or grain plants
if the land is not wet, while the
loosening of the surface soil benefits
the crop in addition to tbe destrucx
tion of the weeds.
For perennial weeds or seedlings
that have become well rooted, a
cultivator having diamond-shaped
or other relatively broad shares is
needed for hoed crops. The disc is
a favored implement for destroying
weeds in a summer fallow or in pre*
paring seed bed. When, however, it
is desired to unearth and remove
the rootstocks of pereunial weefis,
su-h as couch grass, a narrow-
toothed cultivator that will loosen
the soil and bring the underground
vegetation to the surface, is preferred to an implement that will cut
the rootstocks, tbe small cuttings of
whioh may be exceedingly persistent of growth.
A Story for Golfers
Lord Riddell, one of tbe British
delegates to the Washington conference who made many American
friends wbile in theStates, speaking
at a recent luncheon at the Criccietb
Golf club, told this story:
The greatest hero in golf history
was a Scotsman who in the year
1710 used to start playing at dawn
and end by putting at the last green
by candlelight. Matters reached
sucb a stage that his wife, who was
an innkeeper, applied for a separation order on the ground that her
busband so negleoted his business
tbat he did not properly support
ber.
The circumstance enablec the
man to make one of the most pa
thetic declarations in history. "Let
her have the business'" he said,
"provided she gives me sufficient to
clothe and feed myself and provide
myself with golf balls."
Tbe magistrates must have
thought it a proper disposition of
Canadian   Blind   Babies9  Home
Nursery, Hospital aad Kindergarten
Dominion Charter,   Without Stock Subscription.
DIRECTORS--Hon. Martin Burrell, Hon. President; Hou. J. G. Turriff,
President; A !I. Fitzjimmoas, Vice-President; Edward Grand, Secretary.
C. Blackett Robinion, Cji*. Secretary; J. ff. McKinley, Treasurer; Lt.-Col
Whiton, M.D., R. H. Campbell, Thomas Mulvey, K.C, A. B. Provost, W.
Lyle Reid, A. J. Preimau, Charles H. Pinhey, O.K., W. J. Cairns, and Tom
Moore.
TRUSTEES—C. H. Piuhey, C.E., Thomas Mulvey, K.C, A. J. Freiman.
Legal Adviser Bankers Auditor
John I. MacOracken, K.C. Royal Bank of Caaada. A. A. Crawley, C. A.
The Objects of this Institution, for whicli Incorporation was recently obtained, are: "To provide a Home and Refuge for Baby and Infant Blind; to
provide free Suientilic Care, Training aud Maintenance; to Save the Lives of
even a few of tbe 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 presaut 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 flrst 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 iu 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 located 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.
Taking the Roof of Canada
Tbe tflacial rookies as a movie location.
 n
a  trip  in  the
saw   a   huge
ii A ND  just  then,"  salii   Otto  Paul  Schwarz,
«**\ Switzerland, in describing
Canadian Pacific Rockies, "we
Be-.gschrund." ^L^^^^^^^^
"And did lt bark at you ?" he waa aaked. "Or
do they bleat f"
"Ach, no. A bergschrund ls not a bird. It ls a
fauge crevasse where the ice has slipped down the
rook wall and cracked. The next stumbling block
we came to was a chimney. This Is a hard business. It means bracing your back against one wall
nnd your feet against the other and doing what you
B.ill on this side 'the shimmy' till you get to the top.
Icicles fifteen feet  long hung above us."
It is fi great life, this one of mountain climbing,
especially higher up where thn glaciers are. Imagine a river of Ice with a depth of something like
1,000 feet.     Great  crevasses reach down, it seems,
to tbe bowels of the earth, peaks and minarets rise
from Its uneven surface and glisten ln the sun
which can never warm them; a giant green-white
force, irresistible, stupendous, with an nllurtns*
fascination which tha lovers of the outdoors cannot
deny.
The picture above was taken on the "roof of
Canada" near Banff, and the hugs glacier which
the party ls traversing will, in years, perhaps, help
to make fertile the prairie plains. Travelling at the
rate of about four Inches each day, nothing can withhold lt, but another generation of sightseers will
have come and gone before the ice on wbich the
climbers stand will have found Its way down to the
warmer valleys where lt will melt; and in the meantime, snow from the even higher peaks will press
and pack nnd so, so far as thc present day world
is concerned, the life of this wonderful naturM force
is without end.
CLEVELAND
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Open Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'Cloek
the family property, for they de
creed accordingly, aod the gentleman lived to be ninety-five years
old and continued hig golf playing
to the endl
Advertising in Tbe Sun always
brings results.
TIMBER 8ALE X4925
SKALBD TEN DISKS will be rooeived by the
DUtrlot Fores-tar,  Nelson,  not later  than
noon on   tbe iSth day  April, 198S,   far tbe
Surchn.e of LIobbbou X.WH,, near Suthtirland
reek to out 5000 lineal feet of Folei and 600
Hewn Tlei.
One year will be allowed for removal of
timher.
Further particular! of the Dlitriot Forester,
Nelson, B. C.
NOTICB
TAKE NOTlOB that Dougald MePhonoii. ot
Grand Forks Ii. 0., Automobile Deader.
Intends to apply for permission to purohase the following desorlbed lands:
Commenoitiirat n postiplauteal lOohains south
of the north-east oorner of Ixst No. 2828 in
tbe Similkameen Land District; thenoe north
40 chains; thenee east 80 chains; thence
south to the Columbia Western Railway
line: thenee west along said Railway Line to
the oast line cf Lot 28-18, thenee north to the
point of commencement, aud containing 820
aores, moreor less.
Dated March 1st, 1923.
DOUGALD MOPHBRSON.
NOTICE
-TAKE NOTICE that Harvey D. Grlswold, of
x Cascade, |B. C„ Miner, inemds to apply
for permission to purchase the following desorlbed lands: Com meisoi but at a post planted
one mile east of the no'th-catt corner of Lot
No. 2828, ln the Slmilkamoen Laud District:
thence north 40 chains; tbenoe east 40 ohains *
thenee south 40ohalus; thenoe west 40 cbalsis
to the point of commeueement and ootitaln-
inir 160 acres, more or less.
Dated March 1st, 1023.
HARVBY D. ORISWOLD.
IS
Good
Printing
•XUIE value of well-
printed, neat appearing stationery as
a means of getting and
holding desirable business has been amply
demonstrated. Consult us before going
elsewhere.
Wedding invitations
Bail programs
Bui:ioss cards
Vi it ing cards
Sh'p~:ing tags
Letterheads
Statements
Noteheads
Pamphlets
Price lists
Envelopes
Billheads
Circulars
Dodgers
Posters
Menus
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"
*«ftl
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yalb Hotbl, Fihst Stiibbt
Synopsis of
Land Act Amendments
New Type
Latest Style
Faces
THE SUN
Columbia Arenue and
•UkeStrct
TELEPHONE
R101
Minimum price of first-class laud reduced
tu $5 au aore; s jcoud-cluss to 12.50 au acre..
Pre-emption now confined tu surveyed
lauds ouly.
Reoord* wili be granted covering1 only luud
suitable for agricultural purposes and which
is nun -Umber laud.
Partnership pre-emptions abolished, but
parties of uot more thau four may arrauge
lor adjacent pre-emptions with joint residence, but each making necessary improve*
incuts on respective claims,
Pre-eiupturs must occupy claims for livu
years uud muke improvements to value of #lu
per acre, including clearing and cultivation
of ut least •."» acres, before receiving (Ji'u.vn
liraut.
Where pre-emptor iu u-jcuputiou not less
tbau $ years, aud hus uiad-j prop »riiouaie
improvements, he may, beouii.se of ill-health,
or other cause, bu tf runted Intermediate ear-
tilieutu of improvement uud trausfer his
cluim.
Kocords without permanent resilience may
bc issued, provided applicant mokes improvements to extent of -psJuitpcr annum and
records same eacb yeur. Failure to make improvements or reeoid same will operate us
forfeiture. Title ouuuot be obtained iu loss
thuu 5 yeurs, and improvements of jlo.w per
acre, including 5 ucres cleared and cultivated,
and resideuc uf ut Icasl twu years are required.
i're-omptor holding down grant may rti-
eord another pre-emption, if he requires laud
in conjunction witu ui* farm, without actual
occupation, provided stututory improvement*
and residence muiutaiued ou Crown granted
luud.
Uusurveyed areas, uot exceeding 20 aores,.
may be leased a» horaositev; tltie to be obtaiued after fulfilling residential uud im -
provomeut conditions.
Jfor graaing aud industrial purposes areas)
exceed jug 040 acres muy be issued by oue person ur euiupuuy.
Miii, factory or industrial sites ou timber
luud exceeding i*J acres may be purchased;
conditions include puymeut of stuiuugo.
.Natural buy iueuduw« inaccessible by existing roads may be purchased conditional upou
cuusjrucciou uf u roud tu them. Kebute of
onu-ini.ii of cost ot ruitd, uut exceeding hull
uf purchase price. is made*
PRE-EMPTORS' FREE GRANTS AOT.
The soupe uf Ihis Act is enlarged to lucluge
all dersuus joining ur serving with His
Majesty's Forces. The time within whieh the
heirs or devisees of a deceased pre-emptor
may apply ior litle uuder this Vet is exteuded
from for oue yeur from thc death uf such
port-on, as forme ly, uutil one Vear after the
eouolusiuu of the pre.*cut war. This privilege
is also mude retroactive.
No fees relatiug to pre-emptions are due or
payable by soldiers ou pre-emptions recorded
arter June 20, 11*18. Taxes are remitted for
five yeure.
I'rovisiou.ior return of moneys accrued, du*
aud beeu paid siuce August 4, mi, uu uo-
cuuut of payments, fees or taxes on soldiers'
pre ump tions.
Interest ou agree weuts to purchase towu or
city lots held uy members of Allied Forces,
or dependents, acquired direct or indirect,
reinltled from eulietmeut to Maroh 81,1920.
SUB-PURCHASERS   OF   CROWN
LANDS.
Provision mude for issuance of Crown
grants to Sub-purchasers of Grown Lauds,
who failed to complete purchase, involving
forfeiture, ou fulfillment of conditions of
purchase, interest aud taxes. Where sub*
purchases do not olaim whole of orlgual par-
eel, purchase price due and taxes may be distributed proportionately over whole ares*.
Apportions must be made by May 1,1020.
GRAZING.
Graslng Act, 1919. for systematic .'development of livestock industry provides for graaing districts and range administration under
Commissioner. Annual erasing permits
issued based on numbers ranged; priority for
ostabliehcd owners, Stock-owners may form
Associations for range management. Free,
or partially free.permits for settlers, camper*
or travellers* up to ten head.
NEW HARNESS SHOP
I have opened a new har*
ness 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
Ham TaUgbbtwb** Qttara

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