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The Grand Forks Sun and Kettle Valley Orchardist May 5, 1922

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the center of Grand Forks valley, the
premier fruit growing district OS)
Southern British Columbia. - Mining
and lumbering are also important
industries in districts contiguous to
the oity.
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Ugislstive Library
Kettle Valley Orchardist
THF SniNf iH the favorite new»-
1 OU OVLI paper 0f the citizens
of tbe district. It iB read by more
people in the city and valley than any
other paper because it is fearless, re*
liable, clean, bright and entertaining.
It is always independent but never
neutral. *
"Tell me what you Know 1» true:
I can gness u well as yoo.
$1.00 PER YEAR
C.P.R. Is Willing to Use
the Down-town Station
for a Period of Another
Five Years
Walton Vant,   Harvey Weber, John
Mary Acres, Linden Uenson, Eric
ClaVk, Edward Cook, Alice Dacre,
Wilhelmina DuWilde, Edmund Eureby, Claronco Kowler, Jamus Hardy,
tfaiittr Hellmen Willie Henniger,
Mabel Hobbins, Dorothy Kidd, Amy
Kuftinoff, Laird McCallum, Daniel
McDougail, Agnes McKenzie, Holen
McKinnon, Bruce McLaren, Walter
Manson, Ethel Mayo, Arthur Mom
son, Helcu Nystrom,Francis O'Keefe
Byron Weir, Edna Wiseman, Lena
Berneta Ahern, Charlotte Acres,
Augustus Borelli, Ian Wurk, Jean
Clark, Patsy C«_ik, Norman Cnoke,
Alice Deporter, Lillian Dunn Hazel
Elliott, Carl Hansen, Albert Kinnie,
Selma Laing, Dorothy Lust-as, Freda
Lyden, Fred Mason, Cordon MasHie,
Betty McCallum, Eugene McDougail,
Elizabeth Mooyboer, Mike Morelli,
Frances Newman, Oladys Pearson,
Lillian Pell, Childo Pisacreta, Charlie
Robertson, Walter Ronald; Elmer
Scott, Roy Walker, Ruth Webster,
Mona Woods.
A number of pro'iiincnt o(_i<'ial>*
of tbe Canadian Pacific railway arrived in the cily on Wi-dnesdsy and
spent tbo day and evening in lhe
city. The party, whi<*h travelled in
two private coaches, included Qen-
eial Superintendent Peters of Vanoouver, Divisional Superintendent
Miller of Nelson, District Freight
Agent Bamford of Nelson aod
In tbe evening tbe railway men
met the members of the city council
and officers of tbe board of trade at
a meeting in the city hall wbicb
lasted until 1 o'clock in the mom
ing.      ,
Tbe object of tbe officials' visit
waB to secure an extension for a
period of five years of tbe present
agreement wbicb tbe railway com
pany bas witb lbe city for main
tainiog its passenger station in tbe
down-town district. The present
agreement, wbhb bas run for a
period of ten years, expires next.) Borelli, Rosamond
month, and tbe company is willing
- to renew it for a term of * five
years witbotlt any concessions from
tbe oity. It was intimated that if tbe
agreement is not renewed, the company wculd use its West end station
after tbe expiration of the agree
Tbe members of the ouncil pointed out that the officers of the city
have no authority to sign an extension of tbe agreement without being
sanctioned by the ratepayers, and
tbey promised to submit a bylaw
at-once to tbe people covering tbe
matter a i issue.
on meridian 90 near April 30. All
above mentioned will drift eastward
across the continent in about four
days and the first days of May will
bring excellent prospects for crops
of 1922.
Tbe first higb temperature wave
for May will be on meridian 90 east
of Manitoba, near May 7; at St.
Louis near May 8;n>rtbofNew
Orleans near May 9. These warm
waves will be. in tbe Rockies, east of
tbe places mentioned, one day and
on Pacific coast two days before
reaching meridian 90. The storm
waves will follow one day and tbe
cool waves two days behind tbe
warm waves
Rains will be near normal for first
twelve days of May, witb   most  se
vere storms and  most  rain during
tbe week centering on May 9.
The following pupils of the Qrand
Forks public school were neithor late
nor absent during the month of
phinoipal'b class . '
Vera Bickerton Janot Bonthron,
Howard Boyce, Wesley Clark, Gertrude Cook, Harry Cooper, Leslie
Earner, Blanche Ellis, Earl Fitz
patiick, William Foote, Frank Gordon, Lizzie Gordon, Ernest Hadden,
Ruth Hesse, Wallace Hnifinan, laa
belle Innes, Krina Laing, William
Lucas, George Manson, Gordon Mc
Callum, Mary McDonald, Dorothy
McLauchlan, Lome Murray, Hazel
Nystrom, Louis O'Keefe, Edna Reid,
Margaret Ross, Stuart Koss, Winni-
fred Savage, Joan Smyth.), Gizelle
Bpiller, Jack Weir, Elton Woodland,
Fern Collins.
division u.
Junior Fourth A—Harry Arces,
Darwin Ahern, Annie Bowen, Albert
Colarch, Lydia Colarch, Marjorie
Cook, Edith Eureby, Alice George,
John Graham, Dorothy Grey, .Genevieve Harkness, Arthur Hesse,James
Innis, Paul Kingston, Kenneth'Massie
Edith Matthews, Pauline ohler, Bertha Mulford, Marion McKie, Francis
Otterbine, Florence Pyrah, Henry
Reid, Phyllis Smyth, George Tutt,
Clarence Truax, Faye Walker, Annie
division hi.
Jessie Allan, Pauline Baker, Arthur
Bickerton, Edmund Crosby, Aubrey
Dinsmore, Antone Dc-^Vikle, Eugene
Fitzpatrick, Grace Glaspell, George
Hadden, Thelma Hansen, Theresa
Hellman, Marion Kerby, Francis
Larama, Margaret Luscombe, Blanche
Mason, Glen Murray, Alex McDou-
galJ, Donald McKinnon, Martha Otterbine, Ruth Pyrah, Jessie Ross,
John Santano. Peter Santano, Ruth
Savage, RuBy Savage, Alice Scott,
.joe    Simmons,    Winnifred
Harry Anderson.' Mar-vin Bailey,
Lewis Brew, Nathaa Clark. Elvera
Colarch, Ernest Danielson, Raymond
Dinsmore, Catherine Gowans, Golin
Graham, Katherine Henniger, May
Hobbins, Ernest Hutton, Evelyn
Innes, Marie Kidd, Delbert Kirkpatrick, Euphy McCallum, Anna
McKinnonnon, Helen Morgan, Lydia
Mudie, Edith Patterson, Mildred
Patterson, Louis Santano, Fred Smith
Ralph Smyth, Marjorie Taylor, Eda
wart. Wright. ' ^
Jack Acres, Helen Beran, Rosie
Buchan, Ernest
Crosby, Bernice Donaldson, Louise
Dompier, Ellen Hansen, Effie Don
aldson, Clarence Henderson, Clarence
Hardy, Charlie Harkness, Secreta
Hutton, Harold Jacksone, Mary
Kuftinoff, Zelma Larama, Donald
Lucas, Bruce McDonald, Madeline
McDougail, Joe Nucich, Marjorie Otterbine, James Pelter, Elsie Scott,
Choo June, Billy Tutt, Peter Vatkin,
Wilhelmina Weber, libra Frechette,
Eveiyn Collins, Charles McLeod.
division VIII.
James Allan, Mildred Anderson,
Harold Bailey, Chester Bonthron,
Ruth Boyce, Christian Brew, Angelo
Cjlarch, Charlie Egg, Ernest Fitzpatrick, Gordon Hansen, Nfaizie Hen
derson, Dorothy Liddicoat, Eleanor
Lindley, Joe Lyden, Daisy Malm,
Hazel Mason, Ethel Massie, Margaret
McCallum, John McDonnld, Marguerite McDonald, Florence McDougail, Ronald McKinnon, Minnie
McNiven, Helen Pell,Mary Pisacreta,
George Savage, Winnifred Truax,
Fred Wenzel, James Wright, Lura
Canfield, Gerald Collins, John McLeod.
..  division IX.
Roderick Kavanagh, Laura Mau
ralli, George O'Keefe, Clayton Patterson, Willie Pendesgast, James Robertson.
division x.
Jewel Baker, Erina Borelli, Shepherd Boyce, Katherine Davis, Eugene
Dompier, Katie Dorner, Mary Dor
ner, Marabell Elliott, John Elosoff,
Albort Eureby, Bruce Gipy, Leilah
Hacking, Harry Hansen, Bruce
Harkness, Isabel Huffman, Chester
Hutton, Eyrtlo Kidd, Hilda Lucas,
Norman McDonauld, Grace McLeod,
Winnifred O'Keefe, Nick Pisacreta,
Victor Bella, Josephine Ruzicka,Edna Scott, Alexander Wood.
division XI,
Ernest A ngliss, Wilbert Cooper,
Genieve Dacre, Wilma Davis, Bruce
McLeod, Felice Schaff, Floyd Clark,
Lindsay Clark, Nellie Col I ins, Dorothy
Donaldson, Gordon Hacking, Doro
thy Innes, Dolores Kirkpatrick. Barbara Love, Florence McDonald, Eunice Patterson, Elizabeth Pelerson
Lena Pisacreta, George Ronald, Vera
Sales Manager andOrgan-
izer for O.U.G. Address
Meeting of Local Fruit
Mr. Lowe, sales manager of the
Okanagan United Growers, and Mr.
Barnes, president of the British-
Columbia Fruit Growers' association, addies«ed a large meeting of
ranchers and townspeople in the
Empress theater on Wednesday
evening.    '
Mr. Lowe's time on the platform
wss mainly taken up with tbe disposal of interrogation points. The
questions put to him by tbe audi
ence covered about every phase of
tbe fruit marketing problem, and,
the manner in wbicb they were answered conveyed tbe impression
that Mr.  Lowe is a gqpd politician
as well as a salesman.
Mr. Barnes' address was, to a
large extent, a repetition of what he
told a Grand Forks audience oo a
former occasion. He laid particular
stress on the importance of cooperation, and made the positive
statement that if tbe Grand Forks
growers decided to come in with the
OU.G. tbey would have to sign tbe
five-year contract,
A well known rancher is authority for the statement that nearly all
of the growers in the valley have
now signed tbe five year contract.
Washington May 2,r—The week
centering April 25 will bring generally good crop weather to tbe continent. No important weather events
nor extreme temperatures aie expected. Rainfall and temperatures
will be near the normal. Goou and
fmproving crop weather are ex
pjcted conditions for tbe conditions
for tbe continent as a general aver
The great high temperature wave
will be important, as it will force
the crops at a time when warm
weather will be general.   It will  be
Hunter's Remarkable Trophy
Card of Thanks
I wish to take tbis method of
tendering my sincerest thanks to my
friends and tbe citizens general y for
the many kindnesses extended to
me and my family during the late
illness and at tbe death of my
mother. Mrs. O. G. Dunn.
Head of Bighorn or Rocky   Mountain Sheep   secured laat
October near Lake Louise, Alberta.   This is one of the
finest and largest heads ever secured.
Reason governs tbe wise man,but
Smith, tae cudgel « fool.
The Western provinces of Canada
are famous as resorts of big game.
Many kinds are to be found, but
amongst the most sought are bighorn or Rocky Mountain sheep. The
hunters that get a bighorn procure
a handsome trophy in the horns. It
is said that the biggest and best bighorn heads are to be found In the
Rockies. Last October a party of
hunters under the leadership of
James Simpson, well known Bsnff
guide and hunting outfitter started
out from Lake Louise. They hunted
through Clearwater, Sheep Creek,
and the Saskatchewan River. Many
bighorn and wild goats were seen,
and amongst the trophies secured
-was a head with a base 16 .inches
mitia, a left horn 47% in-phea, aod
a right horn 49 inches. The animal
weighed 350 lbs. There were twelve
bighorn in the group from which
this remarkable specimen was taken,
and two of the others looked Just *
as large. •.
Bighorn are very much afraid of
men, and they make their haunts ia
the most secluded places. Some
good hunting districts art tha southern parts of British Columbia, East
Kootenay Mountains, Okanagan district, Valley of the Bridge and Chil-
cotln Rivers, the Cassiar country.
East Kootenay is one of the most
favored districts, and hunters set out
from Golden, Invermere, Michel,
Fernie and Cranbrook, all of whicb
are on the C. P. ft. .      •
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City Officials Stake a
Right in Name of City
on a New Creek Near
the Reservoir
Mayor Hull aod Aid, Scbnitter,
chairman of the water and ligbt committee, witb Chas. Mix as guide, tbis
week inspected a new creek* on the
mountain north of town and staked a
water right in the name of the city.
Mr. Hull says thaUthe creek has an
ample flow of water and that it can
be easily diverted either into Mill
creek or into the city reservoir. If
the Granby company decides to re
inquish its right on Mill creek the
two streams can be united, he says,
and an ample supply of water obtained botb for city purposes and
for irrigating tbe bench; but if tbe
Granby acts otherwise, tbe new
creek can be run direct into the
Directors of Agricultural
Association Transacted
Considerable Business
at Their Last Meeting
East Kootenay By-
jfElection May Be
Held in June Next
Victoria, May 2.-The Cran-
brook by-election will probably be
held about June 1, if the latest rumors in government circles may be
credited. No candidate bas been
decided upon, but a convention to
nominate one will probably be held
about May 15 or 20.
The Vanoouver by-election will
oot take place until after that date,
perhaps lato in July or early fall.
The Vancouver situation is pnzzling
the government not a little and if
the seat is to be retained a bard
fight will bave to be put up. O. G.
McQeer, K.C. is a probable candi
date,while V. R. MuD. Russell,K.C,
looms as a contender.
S. L. Howe, wbo was defeated last
election is anxious to try conclusions, wbile several of tbe younger
Conservatives are ready to get into
the ring. Col.-*W. W. Foster is regarded as a strong prospect.
The following is the minimum
and maximum temperature for each
day during the past week, as recorded by tbe government thermometer on E. F. Law's ranch:
April 28—Friday    60
29—Saturday  54
30- Sunday  76
1—Monday  74
2—Tuesday  66
3—Wednesday.. 45
4- Thursday  64
Rainfall  0.22
Tbere was a good attendance at
tbe last meeting of the directors of
the Grand Forks Agricultural association.
Correspondence was read from W.
J. Bonavis, secretary of tbe British
Columbia Fairs' association, requesting, information whether the local
association wished to have exhibits
from tbe British Colombia Manufacturers' association at the fall
fair. The secretary was instructed
lo give what information was required, stating tbat it was tbe wish
of the association to have these exhibits and would allow whatever
space  was needed.
Tbe president reported tbat be
bad invited the1 Farmers' Institute
lo appoint two of tbeir membtrs to
the board of directors to take tbe
place of tbose who resigned, and
tbat tbe institute bad appointed P.
C. Black and E. C. Woodward. .
F. Clark reported on tbe meeting
of tbe various organizatinB for the
purpose of getting suitable grounds.
Tbe general opinion was to abandon
the race track aod secure, if po*fei-
ble, suitable grounds within the
city limits.
Two special prizes of f5 each have
been donated by J. T. Lawrence—
$5 for the best regfstered calf raised
from his registered Jersey bull and
$5 for tbe best grade beifer raised
from bis registered Jersey bull.
Tbe secretary was instructed to
write to tbe department of agriculture, Ottawa, to see if it would be
possible to bave an exhibit from tbe
experimental farm at the fair.
Hon. E. D. Barrow, minister of
agriculture in tbe provincial government, bas been invited to open the
fair. '
P. C. Black was appointed vice-
president and managing director in
place of Mr. Weir, resigned.
O. Pennoyer reported for the prize
committee tbat tbe fruit, fancy
work, vegetable and stock lists were
There was some discussion as to
tbe nnmber of entries being limited
to ten for eacb membership ticket.
This matter was laid over till tbe
next meeting.
It waB decided to ask Capt. P. 8.
Thompson, scoutmaster of tbe Bdy
Scouts, and Miss Gilpin, secretary
of tbe Qirl Guides, to address tbe
next meeting of tbe directors, and
offer suggestions in regard to the
competitions among their respective
Tbe secretary was instructed to
write lo Mr. Carpenter, principal of
the high school, and Mr. Glaspell,
principal of toe pnblic school, and
ask them to suggest, a competition
to be contested for by their pupils.
No notices will be sent out by tbe
secretary in future calling meetings,
so tbe directors are asked to bear in
mind the regular meetings, which
are beld at tbe city ball tbe second
Thursday in each month. The next
meeting will beheld on May 11, at
which all of tbe directors are requested to be present.
R. A. Brown, of Volcanic, left
this week for a six months' placer
gold mining trip up to the bead-
waters of tbe North Fork. He ex-
pectsHo return wilh $25,000 worth
of gold next fall. THE   SUN,   QEAND   F0EE8.   B. C.
Wxt (kmb Jforka §«n
One Tear (in Canada and Great Britain) 11.00
One Year (in the United States)'  1.50
Addresr ~" ——-—Nations to
The Grand Forks Sdn,
Phonb 101R Grand Forks, B. C.
FRIDAY, MAY 5, 1922
The theater in America will  be subjected
to the most rigid censorship, and that soon,
unless it institutes immediate, drastic reforms.
Either the theater will cleanse itself, and at
the earliest possible moment, or we will rule
it with the rod of censorship, says Rabbi S.
Wise, of New York.   This is true alike of the
spoken drama and the motion picture play
The theater, at its best, is one of the great in
stjtutions of society. At its worst, the theater
is in danger of becoming such a menace to
health as is the cesspool and its putrescent
sewage, and that menace is now present in
somejof the vile things that are being perpetrated in New York.    It must be done for the
sake of the young, for unfortunately society is
suffering today   because of its acceptance of
the maxim that youth must and will have its
Hing.   Some women have no sense of fitness
and modsty, a d only they can compete  who
are ready to be still more vulgar.   As a consequence so called society comes to be in  no
small part a matter of competition in semi-
nudity and all that this means.   Packingtown
does not set the»fashion for the gold coast, but
the gold coast does set  the fashion for those
back of the yards and others like them.   Ineffable  mischief is therefore wrought by those
at the top of the social ladder, the evil does
not come from the bottom.
twice as much as hydrogen and is deficient in
lifting power. Its only known source of quantity supply is from liquefaction and distillation. Hydrogen is safe enough if a non-inflammable envelope is used. Asbestos is not strong
enough. No fabric can be fireproofed thoroughly by any process yet discovered. A
metal envelope seems the only practical thing.
But it has not been sufficiently developed.
The gasoline used as fuel is even more dan
gerous than the hydrogen in the gas bag. Experiments are being made with kerosene or
still heavier oil as fuel. This would avoid the
danger of vaporized gasoline.
Happy the man in these days of shortage,
who owns a house that is neither ugly nor uncomfortable. And happier still is the prospective builder who will conform honestly to
good standards for the' new structure. We
may sigh for the good old days of cheap materials and abundant labor, but the responsibility for a pleasant new house is no less personal now than formerly Of course utility
sbould always be considered, but that is no
reason who a house should not also have simplicity of line and good taste in ornament.
Ascension island between Africa and South
America, like St. Helena one of the most
isolated spots iu the world, has a unique government. A British naval captain under the
authority ofthe Gibraltar admiralty administers the affairs of the island as if it were a ship
and the two or three hundred inhabitants
were members of the crew.
Grand Forks, B. C.
Before Buying
Established 1910
Beal Estate and Insurance
KMldent Agent Grand Porka Townilte
_,_.      Oompany, Limited
Farina     Orchards    City Property
Agent* at Nelson, Galgarjr, Wihnlpeg and
other Prairie polnti. Vanoouver Agent.:
BitablUhed In 1910, we are ln a poil lion to
lurnlih reliable Information conoernluff this
Write Ior free lltor.__.ii re
A British newspaper man who has just returned from Moscow describes the city as
feverishly active in a business way since the
soviet government removed the ban from private commercial enterprises. The Jiussiau
humorists say that the city is now under the
regime of Czar Nep, which is short for New
Economic Policy. Most of the factories are
now running under private management, shops
and cafes are open and busy, and a new "bour
geois" class, pushing, stirring and apparently
prosperous, is already making its appearance
Business is actually stimulated by the worth-
lessness of the paper money. No one likes to
keep the notes in his possession any longer
than he can help, for they lose value from
hour to hour; so the tradesmen put their daily
receipts into goods at once, are eager buyers
as well as ready sellers. People who have
money spend it quickly for the same reason,
If they save it, they grow poor.
A southwestern city has hit upon a cheap
and efficient system of marking its streets
The names are stenciled in black on a white
background on the curb of the right-hand
corner at the intersection of streets. As a
person drives along a street, he can see the
name of the cross streets as he approaches
Transfer Company
Nothing Else is Aspirin—say "Bayer"
Warning! Unless you see name
''Bayer" on tablets, you are not getting Aspirin at all. Why take chances?
Aooept only an unbroken "Bayer"
package whioh oontains directions
worked out by physiciaos during' 21
years and proved safe by millions for
Colds, Headache, Earache, Tootaoha,
Neuralgia, Rheumatism, Neuritis,
Lumbago, and Pain, Made in Canada.
All druggists sell Bayer Tablets of
Aspirin in handy tin boxes of 12 tablets, and in bottles of 24a nd 100.
Aspirin is the trade mark (registered
in Canada) of Bayer Manufacture of
Monoitceticacidester of Salicylicaoid.
While it is well knowh that Aspirin
means Bayer mauufaeture, to assist
the publio against imitations, the
Tablets of Bayer Company will be
stamped with their general trade
mark, the "Bayer Cross."
Those who think that Hying is not much
more risky than-traveling on a railway train
will be interested iu the figures of the English
air ministry for a period of eight months. The
conclusion of the investigators is that had the
same rate of accident, journey forjourney,
been maintained in railway travel 28,000 engineers would have been killed and 280,000 injured, and that 105,000 passengers would have
been killed and more than a million injured.
According to their figures the risk of tne airplane passenger is 800 times as great as that
of the railway passenger.
There is talk of changing the calendar,
If the year before last was 1920, does it mean
that this year will be nineteen twenty too?
Someone wants to know if a proofreader is
a type righter?
"We can save money by not advertising."
"Yes," replied the advertising man, "and we
can also save money by not eating."
Men without number who wore cast, adrift
on the sea without water have died of thirst;
yet it is now possible to distill enough moist
ure from the breath to sustain life. The apparatus consists of a glass tube and a bottle.
By breathing the air through the nose and
expelling it through the tube into the bottle,
a person can obtain as much as an once of
pure water an hour.
cAncient History"
Items Taken From The Qrand Forks Sun for the Corresponding
Week Twenty Years Ago
The British Columbia recruits, 262 in number, were
given a special train at Medicine Hat, and when they
pulled out of Winnipeg their number had increased to
over 600.
The daily edition of the Evening Sun was discontinued
on May 1, and thereafter it was published semi weekly.
Aid. Wasson, of Columbia, has been dangerously sick
the past week.
Geo. W. Floyd, the Rose Hill dairy man. is oijt in a
new up-to date delivery wagon.
Al'd. Robert Harvey has sold the Windsor' hotel property, occupied at present by John 8. Cox, on the corner
of Bridge and First, to Alex Fraser of the Province hotel.
Plans aro being matured by the Qrand Forks board of
education for appiopriate ceremonials in celebration of
the opening and dedication of the city's new, commodious
und handsome stone and brick school house.
B. l_oi|uiii_o, the lumber manufacturer, has purchased
three lots on Market sireet.
E. Disuey is fitting up A. D. Morrison's dwelling
house on Church street, Columbia.
Mrs. E D Hall und
Mrs.   Abbott went up to Phoenix
Disasters like the Roma arc said blows in
the lives they cost. But they do not condemn
the airship as impractical. So make the airship entirely safe from fire it is necessary to
use either a non inflammable gas like helium
or have a gas bag that won't burn. Aviators
do not believe that helium will be available
for commercial use in the present generation,
becauoe it is so rare and so expensive to
purify. Tt costs fully 100 times as much as the
hydrogen gas now used.   Moreover, it weighs
Gity Baggage and General
Wood and
for Sale   *
Office at
R. F. Petrie's
Phone 64
ON AND AFTER MAY 1st the Grand Forks Pound Bylaw
will be strictly enforced. Section 12 provides that, in addition to
any fees and tjpata payable to the Pound-keeper for services, feed,
costs, etc., any person guilty of allowing his horse, donkey, ox,
bull, cow, sheep, goat, pig, cattle to run at large within the limits
of the City, wil be prosecuted, for violation or infraction of the
said By-law, which provides for a fine not exceeding $5000 and
costs for eaoh infraction. Sucb fine and costs will be in addition to
any fees and costs payable to tbe Pound-keeper for services, feed,
costs, etc.
By order of the Board of Police Commissioners and the Municipal Council. .
Sealed Tenders for City Team work will be received by the undersigned till May 8th at 5 P.M. for the City team work ior one
year, the tenders to read at eo mucb for team and driver per day,
per half-day, per hour, for one horse and driver per hour, and for
street sprinkling per hour. Further terms, information and requirements maj be obtained at City Office. ,
Gity Clerk.
C.V. Meggitt
Beal Estate and Insurance
Ex celle" t facilities (of selling your farmi
We have agenti at all Coast and Prairie
Reliable information rogardlni. thli distrct
furnished.   We soliolt your in-
Wholesale and Retail
Havana Cigars, Pipes
Imperial Billiard Parlor
Grand Forks, B. C.
"Jfiere is the
charm of
A STRING of pearls should be a part of every young
********* lady's wardrobe accessories. It is one ornament
that is loved by all. We have many articles of jewelry
displayed in our shop tbat will capture your fancy if yoa
will but call. Consider yourself invited.
We will fit the bridge between your eyes with an adjustment that wonit let your nose know you are wearing
BRIDGE NTHKET    f       ef*     f1 A Vf flD    JBWELHR
ORAND FORKS     ° ■    *-J*    **■ A X tj*UIb       OPTICIAN
Dominion Monumental Works
Asbestos Products Co."Roofing
Bakes, 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
Complete Home Furnishers
Very Old Highland
Supplied to the P. & O. .Steamship
Line for over forty years; to His
Majesty's Transports; to many exclusive Clubs and Offers' Messes all over
the world. 15 yeara matured. Ask
for Catto's.
Statistics recently compiled show that
British Colnmbia has more telephones to
population than any other province of
Canada. It is to maintain this enviable
record that extensions of outside plant
and central office equipment are constantly being made, and this year large
expenditures are planned. Facilities for
adequate telephoning are always kept up
to top notch, with the result that our
whole system is in excellent condition,
and we are in a position at all times to
supply service when the request is made.
jjf.io.oo*   INVESTED    TODAY
We are running this advertisement as an invitation to you to join our $10.00 Get Acquainted Club, so read what we have
to say.
We have two wells in, and have our third well started. Our stock today is worth $3.00 per share; brokers are listine. it at
$1.50 to $2.35. .
We are offering for new stockholders to join us and then investigate. Ten shares NOW for $10.00, not more than twenty
shares to any one person or more than one hundred shares to any one family at this $1.00 per share price.
Join us in this small way, then investigate our standing, our plans, etc., then, if you are satisfied, you can buy more stock at
the prevailing price at that time. IF YOU ARE NOT SATISFIED we will return yout ten dollars on demand, if you
make your demand within thirty days from the time you send us the $10.00.
Is That Not Fair Enough?   Gould You Ask For More?
Our plans are to drill Ten Wells just as quickly as money, labor and material can be assembled; and we honestly expect our
stock to sell from $100,000 to $1000.00 a share as soon as these plans are carried out.
- We are not a one well syndicate, but a thoroughly, organised and going company, and expect to not only drill hundreds of
wells as has been done by the Standard Oil Company, Sinclair Oil Company and others, but 'we expect to bnild our own pipe
lines, and our own refineries and establish our own Gasoline filling stations all over jhe country.
With these plans carried out your $10.00 invested today should be worth a THOUSAND DOLLARS or more to you.
Start right, in a small way, then satisfy yourself that you are in the right company, then increase your holdings, or get out if
you are not satisfied.
$10.00 starts you on the road to success and wealth with us if you act now, today, at once. 10 shares $10.00! 50 shares $50.00;
100 shares $100.00.
Inquiries invited.
MOTEX COMPANY, El Dorado, Ark., Box 653
Fifteen Sturdy Macs Are Now Canada's
WITH bagpipes skirling and a smile of happy
anticipation on every face tfoe9e fifteen
stalwart lads from the Hebrides first set foot on
Canadian soil on April 3rd. They arrived on
the Canadian Pacific liner "Tunisian," and at
once went on to Chatham, Ontario, from whef-e
■they will be distributed among the farms of
Kenf County to learn the Intricacies of Canadian
farming. They fire Highland farmers and
North' Sea fMiermfeif, and -the ffntest type of 1m-
rrrtgrairts Canada can have, and the advance
guard of 150 otfiers just as good who will soon
Every one of them Is a Mac—three McLeans,
%ree MaeD-onalds, two MacKenzies, two Mac-
Tavlsh'es, a Macpherson, a Macintyre, and a
Macintosh. To add to the Scotch flavor they
were conducted by Father MacDonald, special
colonization agent of the Canadian Pacific Railway. All are.veterans of the Imperial army or
navy, and many have been decorated for bravery
during the great war.
They were glad to be away from the land of
labor strikes and unemployment, and not even
the prospect of a ten-hour day, after their eight
hours in the old country, dampens their enthusiasm for Canadian farm life. So far they are
v*ery favorably impressed with this country,
and have not the slightest notion of ever getting-
homesick. Later on, when their farm experience warrants it, they intend to buy farms of;
their own. *    !
A little tulle, a yard of silk;
A little skin, as wbite as milk.
A little strap. How dare she breatbel
A little cough—"Good   evening,
Porter— 'Carry   yo'   bag,    boest
Never bus' a bottle yet."
Tired Worker—'Boss, you got a
nigger on yo' book name Simpson?"
Boss—"Yeab. What about it?"
T.  W.—"Wai, I'se   dat   uigger,
boss—I jeBt tbougbt you done bad
it down Samson, dat's all."
Ernest Inquirer (collecting statistics for work oo temperance)—"And
bow many glasses of beer .do you
drink id a day?"
fe Pejsoo—"Well, I can't say,
guv'nor. Some days I 'as aboilt
twenty or thirty, an' tben agaiu, an-
ather day, perhaps I might 'ave
quite a lot."
Mother (to tittle Willie as father
takes down tbe telephone receiver)—
"Run outside, Willie. Fattier is go
ing to try to get a telephone number,
The Sun is a good $2.00 a year paper sold at tha
pri^e of $1.00 per year. That is one reason why its
circulation is steadily growing.
Railway News
in Brief
Forestburg, Alta.—Word was received by C. J. Smyth, convenor of
the board of trade railway committee, that work is being done on the
C.P. R. branch from Coronation
running r rthwest through Bulwark,
and that a irang of men is employed
fixing up the trestle work on the
bridge a little north of Lorraine.
St. John.—Track work on the 0.
P. fi. main and branch lines throughout the New Brunswick District ls
commencing now. General Superintendent Woodman advised recently. Ha said that ln addition to replacement of worn-out ties, there
would be laid on the main lines upwards of fifty miles of new heavy
steel and that upwards of 80 miles
of .rails will be relaid by heavier
steel on the branch lines, Including
the Shore Line.
fori William—Over half a million dollars will be spent by the Canadian Pacific Railway this summer
upon improvements to their big coal
docks on Island Number One, at tbe
mouth of the McKellar river. Superintendent Hawkins announced recently that the 1922 estimates included an appropriation for the
work, and that construction would
start sometime during the end of
the, present month. The improvement will consist of a huge storing
or distribution crane, and general
enlargement of the coal handling
and storage facilities of the docks.
St. John.—While crossing trom
Gothenburg to London, In order to
Join the Canadian Pacific liner
"Melita" at Liverpool, a Swede
named Mr. Peter Hendricksen, a
widower, fell in love with Mrs. Margaret Crams, a widow, who was accompanied by her two daughters,
who are also proceeding to Canada.
Within twenty-four hours of arrival in Liverpool a special license
wap obtained and the marriage took
place at the Brownlow-hill Registry
Office. Mrs. Crams' are was given
as 35, while Mr. Hendricksen is "18.
The honeymoon va. spent crossing the Atlantic on the "Melita."
and the happy party is settling at
MInnedosa, Manitoba, where tbe
bridegroom has a farm. Both bride*
and bridegroom are of Swedish nationality
A wise man's country   isthat one
n which he is happiest.
We can not be wrong in  leaving
other people's business alone.
When a man loses
anything else he
advertises for it,
but when he loses
his head he stops
Don't Lose
Your Head
i THE   SUN.   GRAND   FORKS,   1. C.
News of the City
. Malcolm Henderson left on Monday for Victori ■ on receipt of a telegram saying tbat his parentsrbad
been seriously injured in an automobile accident. From ibe meagre
details of the accident received in
this city, it is learned ihat Mr. Hen
derson'senior had a leg so badly
crushed that it hid to be amputated
at tbe knee and tbat Mrs. Henderson
was seriously injured about ber
the county court on Wednesday on
appeal from tbe decision of the lower
court, and tbree of tbem are still in
progress, but it is expected tbat tbe
end will be reached tooight. In tbe
case against Fred Johnson, of Cas»
cade, which was tried first.tbe judga
ment of the police court was reversed. Mr. Traunweiser left town
on Tuesday, but the case a
£im is being proceeded witb.
The cases against Pete Thompson,
Jim Reeder, Fred Johnson and A.
Traunweiser, charged witb a con.
travention of the liquor control act,
whicb were tried ln police court a
couple months ago and convictions
obtained in ill except in the case
against Mr. Traunweiser, wbicb was
dismissed on a technically, came before  bis   bonor   Judge  Brown    in
Chas.   Meek" came   down
Gloucester camp yesterday.
Tom Newby, of Franklin camp,
was in the city on- Wednesday.
R. F. Petrie was called to Rossland this week on account of the
death from pneumonia of one of hia
nieces. He returned bome Wednesday morning.
The dispatch sent out from Winnipeg last week, stating tbat a sensational reduction in wesiern freight
Economy Tea
55c a Pound
IT brings tlie whole countrd for milos around within easy reach.
Have you seen the new models) They're a. graceful as swallows! As
bright as new coin! As weatherproof as a duck? Automobile Steel
Bearings. Frame of English Seamless Steel Tubing. Hard Maple
Rims. Hercules Brake. Everything complete. Real Quality. Real
"Value. Easy Terms. We are tbe people to mount you right.
J. R. MOOYBOER g^dWrkas,b.°c!
Open Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'Cloek
Phone 25
H. H. Henderson, Prop.
rates would be made next July, has
been contradicted.
The creditors of J. A. Bertois
held a meeting in Cascade ou Wednesday. 	
Joe Willie, local C.P.R. agent,
left on Saturday for an extended
vacation trip to eastern Canada,
Mrs. J. P. Griffiith, son and two
daughters, returned home on Satur-
The Canadian Pacific Steamships
liner "Empress of Scotland" has
been chartered by Frank C. Clark,
New York, for a cruise of 56 dayi
to the Mediterranean, calling at tha
various European ports. She left
Nev York on February 4th, witb
ev.-v berth booked.
This spring tbe "Empress of
Scotland" will carry on a regular
service between Quebec, Cherbourg,
Southampton and Hamburg. She is
scheduled to leave Quebec on her
first outward journey from Canada
early In May.
The "Empress of Scotland" is the
largest vessel in the Atlantic fleet
of the Canadian Pacific, and one of
the most luxurious vessels in the
service. This steamship has recently undergone a very comprehensive overhaul and has been
adapted for burning oil fuel instead
of coal. Her Second Class pas-
•enger accommodation has heen increased ud Improved. Her Third
Class accommodation has also been
neatly Improved, a new Third Class
Dining Saloon having been arranged
•t the forward end of the ship, together with a Lounge and Smoke
Room, ana an additional Third Class
Dining Saloon arranged aft. The
boating capacity has been brought
. np to the most modern standard,
new davits having been fitted
throughout, and new boats of the
latest collapsible type fitted under
each existing lifeboat, these lifeboats also having been completely
overhauled and made good.
The principal  dimensions  of the
"Empress of Scotland" are as fol-
* lows:—
Length B. P.....877 ft. 6 in.
Breadth 77 ft. 0 in.
Depth 64 ft. 0 in.
(to shade deck).
Gross Tonnage...24,600 tons
The vessel is of the Shade Deck
type, with a Bridge Deck over, extending fully half length, and with
a long ForecaBtle Deck. Above the
Bridge Deck there are Lower and
Upper Promenade Decks extending
the full length of the Bridtre Deck,
and above the Upper Promenade
Deck there is a Boat Deck. There
are two complete 'Tween Decks, and
a Lower and Orlop Tween Decks at
the forward and after ends of the
ship. Tho vessel has a straight
stem, elliptical stern, two funnels
and four masts, and presents a most
imposing appearance.
The "Empress of Scotland" is
classed at Lloyd's, has a full Board
of Trade certificate as a Passenger
Ship, and is well sub-divided by
watertight bulkheads. There is a
cellular double bottom extending
fore and aft for almost the complete length of the ship, this bottom
beinp; carried well np the sides in
way of the Engine and Boiler
Rooms. Oil f*,.el is carried in the
bunkers, and there are large cargo
Co- t nlfli-ts both forward and aft
of the Engine and Boiler Rooms,
Ample Fresh Water is provided for
in tanks at the sides of shaft tunnels and in the double bottom
The vessel carries about 10,000
tons of dead weight, nnd has a sea
ipesd of 17 to 18 knots.
Spacious and very well-fitted ae-
OommodaHon is provided for about
♦fit* First Class, 450 Second Class,
anrl 960 Third Class passengers, to-
gfil.er with a Crew of about 510.
Tho First* Class accommidation is
arranged on "B," "C," "D," "E'
and "F" Decks in large Staterooms
for one, two and three persons eaeh,
all these Staterooms being fitted
wilh bedsteads, no upper berths being fitted in any of.the First Class
rooms. In addition there are twenty-
five large suites of rooms with
private buth and toilet. All this
accommodation is exceedingly well
•fil'ed up and equipped, .
■ I There is a large Dining Saloon
situated on "F" Det-k. capable of ac-
comrm l.iting over 430 people at one
sitting, the tables being arranged
for sn-nlLpartjes of from six to'two
people. This room is decorated in
t\,; "Empire" style in white and
: go'.*1, ihe furniture being of mahog-
aiv "i-holstered in red morocco. The
centre of the Dining Saloon has a
l--<i-o .men well extending over two
c!. ks in height, and there are fine
j-.-'-.tires nt both forward and after
r- ds of the room. The First Class
l-vnge  Is  dl  "C"   Deck,   and   is
I- I'i'd in the Louis XVI. style, hav-
i — i fine lay-light over the centre
i t the room. A large marble manic1 iree with handsome mirror over
is fitted at the after end of the
l.n-nge, and has an electric fire of
th' latest type with great heating
properties. A group of finely painter! furnit-.re is arranged round the
fireplace, and the gener^ type of
furniture in this room is^itinwood,
with many large settees and easy
chairs. a*
At the forward end of the Lounge
is a Writing Room in white, also
Louis XVI period, having painted
decorated furniture of the Adams
The Ballroom is situated at the
forward end of "G" Deck, and is a
very spacious room decorated in the
Empire style, the walls being of inlaid satinwood with ormolu enrichments. There is a parquet- floor
for dancing, and an orchestra platform arranged in one corner of the
Ballroom. The furniture round the
sides of the room is of satinwood.
A double Smoke Room is situated
on "B" Dec* and "C" Deck, that on
B" Dock being in the form of a
broad baleony looking down on the
Smoke Boom below on "C" Deck.
The decorations of this room are
very pleasing, being in the Dutch
style with oak walls, tiled frieze,
and oak beams on ceiling having old
ships' lamps of the hanging type.
A fine oak staircase with carved
newel posts is -arranged at the forward end of the Smoke Room, with
two very fine paintings at the head
of the staircase, and a fireplace with
a similar type of electric *ire to
that tal the Lounge is fitted at the
after end of the room, where there
are also two fine paintings. Leather-covered settees and easy chairs
are supplied, the furniture. being
generally of oak.
At the forward end of the Boat
Deck there is a Fint Olass Winter
Garden treated in white with green
treillage on the walls and having,
large casement windows and a fine
dome light overhead. The floor is
laid with parquetry and the furniture is of painted wicker-work. Stone
fountains with gilt eupids over
same are fitted at the forward end
of this room, also fine electric
braziers to give heat. Extensive
Promenade space for the First Class
is provided for en "B" and "C"
Decks, the forward end of "C" Deck
being screened off in steel with
large glass windows. The length of
each promenade space is over 400
feet.     -
The Second Class Passengers are
accommodated on "P" and "O"
T.-cks in staterooms for four and
two persons each, and in addition
there are a large number of .one-
berth rooms. All these rooms are
large and well fitted up.
The Dining Saloon is situated on
"F" Deck, and is decorated in Loute
XVI. style, with satinwood sideboards and mahogany furniture.
There is seating accommodation for
about 70 persons at one sitting.
On "C" Deck there is a'Second
Class Palm Court finished in a
treillage scheme of green and white,
and furnished with wicker furniture.
This room is prepared for dancing.
On the same Deck is the Smoke
Room, which is carried out in white
with an oak dado and oak furniture.
The Second Class Lounge is situated
oa "D" Deck and le in the Empire
style, the decorations being carried
out in white.
Ample Promenade space for the
Second Claee Passengers is provided foi'.
The Third Class are accommo
dated on "O" Deck and "H" Deck at
both tke forward and after ends of
tiie sUp. The Staterooms are for
from six to four persons eaeh, and
are fitted up In tie latest style for
snch accommodation on the Atlantic
TV Dining Saloons are capable of
seating a total of orer 380 persons
at one sitting. The after Lounge
and Smoke Rooms are situated on
"D" Deck, and are in oak, and sirai-
e-*S*  MMM   ASS   AWSbm^tt***,   fOitVld   SB
"F" Deck. Ample Promenade spa**'
is arranged for. All the pobMo
Lavatories and Bathrooms are fitted'
ip with the most modern improvements in sanitary fittings. Ia addition to the foregoing the vessel to
equipped with Barbers' Shops, Book-;
stalls, Dispensaries, Hospitals, In-'
formation Bureaux, etc.. aad as'
electric elevator for First Class
from "F" Deck to Boat Deck. A
manicurist and stenographer axe
carried. Tbe Kitchens and Pantries
for First and Second Class ate
situated amidships on "F" Deck, be-|
tween the Dining Saloons, thus ensuring a quick and efficient serried
Ail the latest improvements have
been-supplied, and these spaces are
equipped in the most up-to-date
fashion. Separate kitchens, pantries,
etc., are fitted up both forward and:
aft for supplying the Third Class
Dining Saloons. The (vessel is ventilated and heated in a very elaborate
manner, the air in the Public Rooms;
and Cabins being changed automatically every few minutes wttb-l
out creating any draughts. The
cargo handling equipment ls operated by powerful steam winches, and
is quite up to the most modern re-'
quirements. The watertight doors!
are operated by hydraulic power
controlled either individually or collectively from the Navigating
A telephone system ls Install._
between the various principal Oft-
cers' Rooms and Offices, ete. TKera
is a complete system of Wireless
Telegraphy, Including a long-range:
installation and apparatus for taking wireless beaTings. Submarine!
signalling and electric clocks are
fitted, also the most modern type of
Gyro Compass, these various scientific devices giving increased safety
in navigation. The vessel is fitted
with large bilge keels to minimise
rolling. Large provision storerooms,
both insulated and ordinary are arranged for. The ship is propelled
by two sets of quadruple expansion
engines driving twin screws direct,
The two sets, of engines, together,
will indicate 17,500 hn., and at about
80 revolutions per minute will give
a speed of 17 to IS knots at sea.
The boiler installation comprises
eight double-ended boilers wit* skx
furnaces eaoh, and one single-ended
boiler with three furnaces, the i
ing pressure being 220 lbs. per
square inch.
This vessel was originally fitted
with coal - bunkers ana burned coal
on her service across the Atlantic.
In order that her speed may be fuHy
maintained, and talcing into account
the great advantages which are associated with the use of oil fuel in
passenger ships, she has, during her
present re-conditioning, been fitted
with oil fuel bunkers for parrying
oil fuel, and a complete Installation
for burning oil fuel in the boilers.
This will make it quite certain tliat
this vessel will be able, to maintain
her speed and time scheduled with
more certainty than if she remained
as a coal-burning ship.. At 4m,
same time sufficient of ' the coal
bonkers have been left intact, and
the furnace fittings for burning _oal
stored in the ship, so that at short
notice, if the oil-fuel supply fall, it
le possible to reconvert the vessel
to a coal-burning ship, and so prevent the laying-up of the vessel
should oil fuel not be available.
The installation of auxiliary machinery is very-complete, the steam-
heating, lighting, and refrigerating
plants are of the most up-to-date
kind, and ensure that the comforts
of passenysrs in respect to thess,
mattans sM eseply prevised fer,
day from Vancouver, wbere tbe
children have been attending tbe
university duriog the "winter
The news was received in tbis
city late today that Judge W. H. P.
Clement, of the supreme court, who
was one of the pioneer barristers of
Graud Forks, died very suddenly at
bis home in Vancouver a couple
of days ago.
Death of Mrs. Elizabeth
Mrs. Elizabeth Mitchell, aged 71
years, of Piocher Creek,*Alta , died
at tbe bome of   her daughter, Mrs.
O. G. Dunn, in tbis city on Thure-
ooon last week after a sbort   illness.
Deceased had made her home with
ber daughter  here for about a year
and a half. ,She is survived by four
daughters   and one son—Mrs. O. G.
Dunn,  of   this  city;   Mrs.  Joseph
Mowatt, of Genesee, Idaho; Mrs. A.
Woods, of Twin  Butte, Alia ;  Mrs.
.I  Rankin,  of Twin  Butte, Afta.,
and Henry Mitchell, of Babb, Mont.
The two laat  mentioned  were present at their mother's  bedside and
accompanied   the   remains   of deceased to Pincher Creek,  to  which
place they   were  shipped on Saturday eveniog for burial.
During her residence in tbis oity
tbe late Mrs. Mitchell made many
warm personal friends, all of whom
extend their profouodest sympathies
to the surviving relatives. As an
evidence of tbe esteem in whicb the
aged lady was held, many floral
tributes accompanied the body to
its last resting place.
NOTICK IS HEREBY HIYEN that the.eierve
uxlitliiK over Lot 788. Osoyooi*. now Blrallka-
meeu Division of Yale District and covered hy
Lots 2842 S, -SI3S, 28448, 2K45S and 2846 S,
Similkameen Division of Ynle Distrlot, ls cancelled. Lots 2842 S, 2848 S. '2844S aud 2845 8.
Simllkuiii.-cii Division of Yale District, will
be opened for sale by publio anctlon only,
due notice of which will be siren. I_at2846S,
Similkameen Division of Yale District, Is set
aside for Sohool purpose*.
, Deputy Minister of Lands.
Lands Department,
Vicioria, B. C.
29th March, 182i_. ,
The attention of Timber Licence
holders who are taking advantage of
the provisions of tho 1921 Amendment to the FOREST ACT, whereby
ill-rears of licence fees accrued prior
to 31»t December, 1920, have been
funded and made payable in annual
instalments, is specially directed to
the fact that any renewal fee which
became due in 1921 is not included
in the instalments above mentioned,
and such 1921 aud all subsequent renewal fees must be paid within one
year after the date of expiry of the
licence in order to maintain the right
nf the holder to obtain a renewal of
the licence
Good  .
HE value of well-
printed, neat appearing stationery as
a means of getting and
holding desirable business has been amply
demonstrated. Consult us before going
Wedding invitations
Bail programs
Bu-^i: ess cards
Vi i'uig cards
Sh*| "ing tags
. Letterheads
Price lists
THE HUB—Bring your boot
and shoe repairs to my
shop for neat and prompt
work. Look for the big
boot.—GEO.   ARMSON
Yale Barber Shop
Razor Honing a Specialty*
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yalb Hotrl, Fiiwt Strict
Synopsis of
Land Act Amendments
New Type
Latest Style
Columbia Avenue and
Lake Street
Minimum price ot first-class land
reduced to $5 an tirrx,; **<-«•».rid-clu___s to
$2 50 an acre.
Pre-emption now confined to ear-
rayed lands only.
Records will be (.ranted covering only
land suitable /or agricultural purpoeee'
and which In non-tlmbor land.
Partnership pre-emptions abolished.
but parties of not more than four may
arrange (or adjacent pre-emptions
with Joint residence, but each making
iu cotu-ary Improvements ou respective
claims. mm
Pre-emptor* must occupy claims for
Se* years and muke Improvements to
value of $10 per acre, Including clearing und cultivation of at least S auras,
before receiving Crown (Jrarit.
Where pre-emptor In occupation not
lew than I years, and has mmlo pro
itrwniexntxt. impiovements, lie may, because et Ill-health, oV other cause, be
granted Intermediate certificate of Improvement and transfer his claim.
Records without permanent residence may be Issued, provided applicant makes improvementa to extent of
.SSS oar annum and records aame eacb
yaar. Failure to muke Improvementa
or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained ln
leaa than 6 yeara, and improvements
at flt.M ver acre. Including C acres
cleared* and cultivated, and residence
of at least 2 years are required.
Pre-emptor holding Crown grant
may record another pre-emption, if he
requires land In aoujunctlon with ills
farm, without actual occupation, pro-
Tided statutory Improvementa made
and residence maintained on Grown
granted land, tp
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20
acres,   may   be  leased) as  homesltes;
title to ba obtained after fulfilling resi
dentin! and Improvement conditions.
tror graaing and Industrial purpose*
areas exceeding *M acres may be
*mlSK b/ "*** ****a*** or company.
. Kill, factory ar 'Industrial sites on
timber land not exceeding 40 acres
may be purchased; conditions include
ba purchased
payment of stumpage.
Natural  hay  mead
ootid] ti
NOTIOE IS HBBBBY GIVEN that the reserve
existing ovor expired Timber Licence  No.
4U8I still Lots 2987 S, 298S 9, 2991 8 to 299S H I n ■
elusive, Simllkumeen Division of Yale DUtrlot, ii cancelled. _      „,__„
Deputy Minister of Lands.
Lnnd- Department,
Viotorla B.C.,
5th April, 1922.
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K. P. LAWS      •
aoLsjtmtnaicT aoint
Modern Rigs and Good •
Horses at All Hours a\
Model Livery Barn
M. H. BatM, Prop.
Phone 68 Second Street
Furniture Made to Order.
Also Repairing of all Kinds.
Upholstering Neatly   Don
IwiNturie Ai-mci
■»»«Uoa*H_«»Poo eonatraotkm of a road
te tbem. Rabat* ot one-half of cost of
road, not anaadlnc half of purchase
prtoo, la aad*. "^
ln2ude"aJ* " tW" a?{L**a**'*i **
tine within which th* heirs or devisees
of a deceased pn-waptor may apply
for title under tuT^-Tit^ied
from for one yaar ftvas the death of
***** S****** ** 'o"»*rr/. until one
rear after the conclusion of the present
war. This privilege ia alao made retroactive.
Ho f oee mating to are-emption* are
duo or payable by soldiers on pro
•mptlons recorded altar June M. Hli
Taxes are remitted far ttr* yean.
Provtaion far return at moneys accrued, due aad boon paid since August
4, 1*14. oa account ot payments, fees
or ******* *oldl*ra' pre-emptions.
Interest on agreements to purchaae
towni or city lou held by members of
Allied Pones, or dependents, acquired
direct or Indirect, remitted from enlistment to Marcb ll. 1*1*.
Provision made for lasuanee ef
Crown grant* to sub-purchasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring rights from
purchasers who  failed    to    complete
8u.cl.ase, Involving forfeiture, on ful-
llment of conditions of purchaae, Interest and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may
'be distributed proportionately over
whole area. Applications muat be
made by May 1, lit*.
Crazing Act, ISM, for systematic
development of livestock Industry provides for (.razing districts and range
administration under Commissioner
Annual grazing permits Issued boxed
on numbers ranged: priority for established owners. Stock-owners may
form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits
for settlers, campers er travellers, «p
to. ten bead.
I have opened a-new harness shop and am prepared
to make harness to order
and do all kinds of repair
work. Shop equipped with
modern machinery. All work
C. A. Crawford
Noar Telephone Offioe


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