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 It is motive alone that gives character to the actions of men
PUBLIC SCHOOL
The names of the puptpls who have
been promoted appear in order of
merit as determined by the year's
work and the extra promotion tests
recently held. A pupil who ls rec-
ommeded ls one who Is weak tn the
subjects indicated or has been unavoidably absent, but Is allowed to
try the next grade.
Remaining ln Grade I Junior—Mamie Peterson, Burbak Taggart, Florence Rltco.
Remaining ln Grade I Senior—Ernest Pattlson.
Recommeded to Grade 1 Senior-
Joan Pearson (Illness).
Promoted from Frade I Junior to
Grade 1 Senior—Jean KallsnikotT,
Florence Ridley, Polly Ogloff, George
Skuratolf, Mike Slakoff, Eunice Kuftinoff, Vtole Hughes, Henry Wilkinson
Howard Bird, Geraldine McKay.
Promoted from Grade 1'Senior tc
Grade II Junior—Helen Ogloff, Nellie
PqpoIT, Percy Poulton, Alice Knowles,
Daniel McDonald, Wilfred McLauchlln
Dorothy Muir, Jessie McNiven, Mabel
-Maloff, Morena Rexin, Joan Wodd,
Eddie' Chambers, Dorothy Chambers,
Gordon Clifton. Charles Mudge, Albert Jeps'on, Warren Wright,; Hal
Brinkman. Windsor Rooke, Fred Mas-
ale, Charles Mitchell, Jean Wood,
-Catherine McPherson. Cedric stringer
Reoomneded from Grade II Junior
to Grade II Senior—Valariin Ruzicka
(spelling and writing), Donnle Innes
(reading and arithmetic), Mike Harkoff (spelling and writing),. Clarence
Howey, writing anil spelling),Milton
Dacre (spelling and writing).
Prompted from Grade II Junior to
Grade II Senior—Velma Rexin, Eileen
Markell, Margaret Cookson, Jean Vatkin, James Foote, Walter Meakes,
Peter Palek, Sydney Farr, Connie
Helmer, Beverley ' Men trial, Annie
Esouloff, Douglas McLennan.
Recommended from Grade II Senior
to Grade III Junior—Doris Mattocks
(arithmetic), Jean Dinsmore (arithmetic and writing), Joan Walters
(arithmetic), Ruby Wilkinson (arithmetic and writing), Hugo Wood (illness).
'Promoted from Grade II Senior to
Grade III Junior—Alfred Knowles,
Peter Harkoff, Fred Kasakoff, Amelia
Trombley, Glen Willis Audrey Donaldson, Ruth Kidd, Marion Cooper,
BUI Kallsnlkoff, Jane Kuftinoff, Effle
Knight, Isabel Donovan, William Maloff, Ruth Popoff. Helen Dorner.
Recommended from Grade Hi Junior to Grade III Senior—Bernice Post-
ntkotf (spelling), Joe Fohoda (arith
metlc), Wilma Miller (arithmetic).
Promoted from Grade III Junior to
Grade IN Senior—May Thompson
Gladys Kuva, Annie Ronald, Gordon
Weiss, Tanla Kastrukoff, Mike Dan
shin, Annie Hlady, Barney Hlady
Sadie McDonald, Walter Carpenter
George Ronald, Roger Dondale.
Charle Rltco.
Promoted from Grade 111 Senior to
Grade IV Junior—Catherine McDonald, Doris Egg, William Ogloff, Shirley Docksteder, John Gowans, Crystal Mason, Lindsay Clark, Edward
Bell, Annie Ogloff, John Marsbergen,
Norman Hull, Bernice Hull, Raymond
Rexin, Ralph Meakes, Irene Frechette, Francis McDougail.
Promoted from Grade IV Junior to
Grade IV Senior —Jenny Maloff,
George Howey, Howard Weiss, Marie
Donovan, Teddy Wright, Winnie
Cooper, Irene Hutton, Katherine
Chahley, Lois Dinsmore, Irene Lightfoot, Nils Johnson, Duffle Trombley.
Thora Robinson, Florence Helmer,
Wllmer Rexin, Audrey Markell, John
Danshlrt, Peter Ssouloff, Fred Pattln
mn. '   '
Remaining ln Grade V Junior—Jimmy Graham. - i .   ,       .    •   j
Promoted from Grade IV Senior to
Grade V Junior—Williamina Gray,
Freda Dorner,' George Olson, Lilian
Biddiecome, George Kastrukoff, Fern
Henniger, Robert Kidd, John Hlady,
Carl Wolfram, Veronica Kuva, George
Robertson, Nick Ohahley, George Ru
xleka, (Mabel Miller, Aulay Miller.
Promoted from Grade V Junior to
Grade V Senior—Geraldine Gowans
<L/4na KETTLE VALLEy ORCHARDIST
T WENTY-ST^h\ YF--ATC
—No   34
"Tell me what vou Know is tn,.
I can guess as well as yoo."
FRIDAY, JUNE 24,; 1927
Dacre, Jack Love, Winnifred 0* Keefe
Remaining In Grade VI Senior-*
Petor DeWilde, Albert Deporter, Roy
Clark, Catherine Davis.
Remaining In Grade VII Junior—
Ronald McKinnon, Laura Sweezey.
Promoted from Grade VI Senior to
Grade VII Junior—Mary Dorner, John
Baker, Edith Gray, Dorothy Innes,
Albert Euerby, Teresa Frankovitch,
Bessie Henderson, Polly Vatkin,
Florence McDonald, Isabel Huffman,
Josephine Ruzicka, Dorothy Donaldson, Phyllis Simmons, Grace McLeod, Barbara Love, Alberta Biddiecome, Delwin Waterman, Chester
Hutton, Gordon Wllkins, Edna Scott,
Mary McKinnon, Mae Waterman.John
McLeod, James Robertson, Harry
Hansen, Eyrtle Kidd, Mary Reibin,
Prackup' Kabatoff.
Remaining ln Grade VII Senior—
Charle Egg, Tommy Mudie, John McDonald, Charlie McLeod.
Promoted from Grade VII Junior
to Grade VII Senior-r-Alex Skuratoff,
Clayton Patterson, Tbny J3antano,
James Allan, May Jones, Irene Bickerton, Jack' Pattlnson, Bobby Carlson,
Genevieve Mitchell.
Promoted from Grade VII Senior to
Grade VHI Junior—Rattle Dorner,
John Chahley, Florence McDougail,
George Thompson, Jessie Sweezey,
Enid Morris, Elvira Peterson, Harold
Bailey, Minnie McNiven Joseph
Lyden, Evelyn Cooper, Norman
Cooke, Fred Wenzel, Lucille Donovan, George Savage, Alma Frechette,
Clarence Henderson, Earl Bickerton,
Ernest Fitzpatrick, 'Daisy ' Malm,
Charlie Dodd, Hazel Mason.
Irish Vistas
'Toup,   Youpi Su? la Riviere," "En
Rouiand  Ma Boule,'   "Alouette."
Finale—The Orchestra— •
"O Canada," "God Save the King."
uraae   v   oemoi—mnuuiun   w-*~.,,     *******
Margaret Baker, Norman Ross, Mike ["Vocal—Bytown Quartet
'Boykoi Steve Boyko,- Jack McDonald,     " "        °"* "**
Ernest Heaven, Nellie Skuratoff
Helen Harkoff, Lloyd Bailey, Stuart
Bell, John Crisp, Eunice Patterson,
Wilma Davis, Elsie Kuftinoff, Jim
•Maloff. '    ;:'"' r-i '    ■•   )
Promoted from Grade V Senior to
Grade VI Junior—Janet Mason, Lola
Hutton, Jean McDonald, Grace McDon
aldi'i'Wlllle Gowans, Junle Danielson,
Swanhllda Helmer, Myrtle Mitchell
Flrmln Bou-puet, Lola Ogloff, Alice
Bird, Gordon Mudie, Hemler Jackson,
George O'Keefe, Nels AndersoirJVlvl-
an Petrson, Windsor Miller, Mowat
Gowans,   Louise   Dacre,   Genevieve
Ottawa, June 22.—The listening
world is informed that at 10:30 <p.m
(B.p.S.T.) of July 1 next, there will
be broadcast from CNRO (434.5 metres, Ottawa) a program unique tn
tbe Jilstory of radio. Not only will
the program ln itself be unique, but
the means ahd methods of transmission throughout Canada, and, conceivably the entire wordl, will, it the
objective of the National broadcasting committee ls reached, establish a
record for tytng-ln and long-distance
distribution.
The program, whioh Is subject to
additions, and which may be prolonged well Into the hours ot the
morning of ' the second, will commence with a selection of Canadian
airs played by Perclval Price, carll-
loneur of the carillon ln the Peace
Tower of Parliament Hill. Thereafter will follow an address by his
excellency the governor general, after
whioh the program will proceed as
follows:
Rramatlc      Reading—"A     Canadian
Ode.—Margaret Anglin.
Vocal—Vva Gauthler in a   selection
of French Canadian airs, including
"0 La Claire   Fontaine'   and   the
better known folk songs.
Address—-Rt. Hon. W. L. Mackenzie
King, prime minister of Canada.
Instrumental—The Hart House String
Quartet—'Slow Movement frpm the
quartet ln C minor by Ernest Mae-
Mlllan,"Lento man non troppo."
Transcription on the French-Cana-
tlla folk song "Dans Paris y-a-t-une
Ijtune," by. Leo Smith.
Address—Hon. Hugh Guthrie, leader
of his majesty's loyal opposition.
Vocal—Allan McQuhae—
"Onaway Awake," "Homing,'  "Believe Me if All   Those   Endearing
Young Charms."
Address—Hon. Senator "Raoul Dandu-
OIL ON THE TROUBLED WATERS
The influence of environment is
plainly to be seen in the way Johnny,
aged seven, who lives in New Jersey,
answered his teacher. "Why are we
sometimes to d to pour oil on the
troubled waters " she' asked him.
"So  the  mosquitoes  won't bredd,'
replied Johnny. ,
Violent   exercise   or utter silence
are remedies for "nerves."
SUN'S WEEKLY TRAVELOGUE
Ireland, which holds such a secure
place ln many hearts, ls not a large
country:. The longest line of laml
.-which can be drawn ls three hundred
miles—from Fair Head, In the northeast, to M.lzen Head, In the southwest.
Taknig the country as a rough lozenge, the short diagonal from northwest to southeast is about two hundred miles.
The terrain itself may be roughly
divided into three parts; a mountainous region in the north, en equally
mountainous region in the south, and
a great central- plain.
What you will see in Ireland as a
visitor deptnds upon your mind.
Names, little crannies in cities, will
work their white eery magic on you.
The walls of Derry (Londonderry)
will make your heart beat faster, for
no gallantry ln Froissart riveled that
of the thirteen apprentice boys who
locked the gates against James of the
Fleeing and held the city for eight
long months, not only against King
James, but agalnsa famine and pestl
lence. .
On Lough Erne you will find that
Saint  Patrick's purgatory which  enthralled the mind of medieval Euroqe
and which ls still a place of devout
pilgrimage,
At Ballysrannon you may ee fortunate enough to see the salmon, lying
packed Uke sardines, awiating the op
portune moment to spring up the Falls
of Assaroe, springing sixteen feet in
the air against the foaming roaring
water.
At Muckross the fantastic cliffs will
hold you. In that one named the Market house you will see a blood brother
of the rock out of which the African
sbultor hewed the fearsome Sphinx.
In Donegal you will see the desolate
Rosses, a tangle of small lakes and
great granite boulders, and he who
loses his way in that desert by night
is the most luckless of beings. The
great mountain of Donegal Is Errlgel,
and Its white cap is not snow but
white quartz. From its top, on a fait
day, you can see the Scottish Hebrides, Islay and Jura, floating on the
water like young brown gulls.
From Horn Head, sometimes out of
a mist will emerge the rocky battlements of Tory Island, Uke something
evoked by an enchanter's wand. The
roar of the Atlantic crashing into that
cavern known as MacSwine's Gun
will shake the stoutest heeart.
Belfast is about as Irish a city as
Paisley is. It is of no antiquity and,
except for commerce, of no importance; but within eas** reach of it are
the blue Mourne mountains, the great
Dun of Downpatrick, where the country folks say that St. Patrick St.
Briglt, and St. Columkille are all three
burled.
Near Castle Upton are some ruined
utldlngs ot the Knights Templars of
Interest as a minor establishment
founded by the Knights who escaped
lo Harris.
At Antrim ls the greatest round
tower ot Ireland, nearly one hundred
feet high. Near the town Is Lough
Neabh, the largest lake In the British
isles, bordered with orchards.
At Balllnderry Jeremy Taylor wrote
his most Important works,and near It,
at Whtteabbey, Anthony Trollope
wrote the autobiography.
North of Belfast, at Larne, begin
the nine Glens of Antrim: Glenarin,
Glencloy, Glenarlff, Glen Ballyemon,
Glenaan, Glencorp, Glendun, Glen-
shesk, and Glentow. Near Cushendall
is Ossian's grove. Thackeray called
Glenarlff a miniature Switzerland.
North of Antrim is Bathlin island,
or Raghery, as the Gaels call lt. The,
stormy sea between Ireland and Raghery is called Sloch-na-mara,or Gullet
of tht Ocean, and can only be sailed
over in the finest of weather. Here
is Bruce's refuge.- It is a gallant little island, with an immensity of birds.
It is mentioned not only by Charles
Kingsley, but by Ptolemy.
Near Ballycastle is the famous Car-
rick-a-Rede, a ropewalk over a chahm
sixty fe«|t wide and ninety deep, a
couple of planks laahed together by
rope. The handrail, also a rope,
swings away from you as you cross.
The Giant's Causeway, near by, ls
more curious than beautiful. The best
time to see it Is in a gale, when the
tessellated terraces are assaulted by
a cavalry of foam. Parts of it are
called by fantastic names: the Honeycomb, Lord Antrim a Parlor, the Organ, the Giant's Loom, the Gateway,
and the Lady's Fan.
Howth is northward, with the sma'l
Islands of Ireland's Eye and Lam-bay.
Through Swords and Malahlde one
travels to Drogheda whose walls still
show the effect of the lord protector's
cannon, and whose river, the Boyne,
shows so little effect of Ireland's
greatest battle.
Westward of Drogheda is New-
grange, famous for its Druid burial
mounds, with a passage of great stones
forty-eight feet long leading into a
stone-roofed chamber. It is the oldest
Celtic monument in Europe. The
Norsemen are supposed to have rifled
it, so that no man knows what it contained.
Tallaght, nea Dublin, is the great
burial place of the legendary legions
of Parthelon, -who of thet plague
Kinglhtown is so modern as to be vul
gar. Bray and Dalkey are pretty it-
tie coast towns.
Going to Wicklow, you enter a world
of Glens, Uke Glen of the Downs, the
Devil's glen, and mountain lakes like
Tay and Lough Dan, Glenadough, or
the "Glen of Two Lakes,' as the
Gae ic name means, is a lone, solitary
glen in a wild region, the upper lake
of which has something terribly sinister about it. Here are the ruins of
seven churches, which have stood for
upwards of twelve hundred years.and
a round towed. It ls the site of the
hermitage of St. Kevin.
The Vale of Avoca and the .Meeting
of the Waters are the prettiest spots
in Leinster. The scenery ot Lelnster
seems to have a feminine, soft quality-|
The road from Dublin to Killamey
passes through Maryborough and
Thurles, in which latter city Silken
Thomas, the Ear of Kildare, burned
the great cathedral ln 1495 becauhe
he thought the archbishop was inside.
Moeroun castle, on the Kerry road,
is the birthplace of Admiral Sir William Fenn, the father of the founder
of Pennsylvania. Gouge Barra is a
place of the most dark and beautiful
aspect. Steep mountains and a lake
like black marble, and tremb ing silver rivers shining into the dark water. '
The English poet, William Wordsworth, writing about Killamey, says:
"In point of scenery this is the finest
portion of the British Isles," which
ls treason to his own lake country.
The word Killamey means Church
of the s oe bushes. The lakes are
three: the Upper or McCarthy
Moore'h lake; the Middle or Tore
lake; the Lower Is called in Gaelic
Lough Leane.
In the Gap of Dunlot, the brawling,
Loe river exyands into little lakes of
water remarkable for their blackness.
The Go den MacGillicuddy's reeks
and the Purple mountains stand
around this district like sentinels.
Vancouver, June 88,—Pacific coast
apples shlppod late in the season
have keeping qualities, when properly handled, which allow thorn to
^compete out of season with Australian
apples on the British fresh fruit market, according to in ormation received
through the local office of tbe Oriental line.
The Australian apples arrive on
the British market In May. Prior to
that time there had always been a
marked shortage of apples on the
British market and British Columbia
apples were not well represented.
Last March the Blue Star line extended the shipping period for that
season hy placing two large carriers,
the Celtlcstar and the Gaellcstar, on
the berth. Both have discharged
their cargoes ln the United Kingdom
and German markets and prices received were (practically the highest of
the season.
The Blue Star line plans Increasing
its fall and winter schedule for the
coming season, and the Pacific
agents, the Admiral Oriental line,
say that the new schedule will be announced early in July.
FATAL ACCIDENT
AT BRIDESVILLE
A lamentable accident occurred at
HUrldesville last Saturday afternoon
when Alfred Gausten, aged seven, of
that place, was Btruck and almost in
stantly killed gy a motor car driven
by W. G. Chahley, who lives on a
ranch a few miles east of this city.
Mr. Chahley was returning from a
motor trip  to Vancouver,  and  when
he arrived at Bridesville young Gaus
ten made an attempt to run from the
bunkhouse  to  the  hotel  iri  front  of
the car.   The driver honedk his horn,
but as tho lad was deaf and dumb he
was unable to hear the warning. Mr.
Chahley  made   every    endeavor    to
avoid the boy by turning off the road
but the youth kept on and was struck
on the right side of the head, fractur
ing   his   skull by coming in contact
with the headlight.
Coroner A Francis, of Greenwood,
em-paneled a jury and visited the
scene of the accident on Mondey, and
gave permission to the parents of the
unfortunate boy to bury the remains.
As Constable D. A McDonald of
Oliver, who was in charge of the
case, was unable to attend the inquest until Wednesday, ft was postponed until that day, in Greenwood.
The jurymen were: Foremon, W. iB.
Fleming; J. C. Henderson, Geo. Ham-
bly, A. D. McKenzie, L. Bryant and E.
J. White. They returned the following verdict:
"That Al red Gausten came to his
death on the 18th day of June at
iBridesvllle at about 3:30 p.m. by being struck by an automobile driven by
W. G. Chahley, and we find that W.
G. Chahley used every reasonable
precaution to avoid an accident.'
The jurors appointed to investigate
the death of Alfred Gausten reeom
mended that there be placed a danger
siren about 100 yards from the rail
way trestle, on the west side of the
said trestle, as they considered it a
dangerous crossing.
The mother and a brother and a
sister of the young victim of the accident U**e ln Bridesville.
THE MOTOR CAR
BY   ERWIN   GREER
THE SMART DRIVER
U3E3 ELBOW GREA8E
There are a great many car owners who delight in putting in their
Sunday mornings ln touching up the
car from one end to the other, ln
order to keep lt In the best possible
condition. These men are rewarded
by cars which run season after season without trouble and with very
small repair bills. The reason for
this is that troubles which would
have appeared have been nipped in
the bud by careful attention and
those which would liuv,. been developed from carelessness anil lark of
lubrication nevor get a chunco to
start.
It Is not difficult for a motorist
even though he be unskilled in the
use of tools to grim) in his own
valves. The exact method of procedure varies with the different engines in as far as reaching the valves
and putting them in condition to
grind Is concerned; but once the
proper steps are taken lo reach the
valve seat the process is about the
same.
Another important step to take in
the conditioning of the car is to
clean out the gasoline line. In the
comlnfcrcial gasolisie bought from
the average curb pumping station
there is always a certain amount o
sediment anil dirt. If pour car has
a strainer In the gasoline line this
strainer should be taken ont and
cleaned, also the contents of the float
bowl should be removed and all parts
of the gasoline line from the tank to
the carburetor put In " thoroughly
clean condition ln order that there
will be no obstructions.
(Continued on Page 4.)
FRUIT PROSPECTS
Ottawa, June 22.—Weather conditions throughout the fruit growing
provinces have been cool and wet, resulting in a backward spring, which
is generally eight to ten deays later
than normal.
June 1st conditions, which are
based entirely on blossom prospects,
indicate a commercial apple crop of
3,767,390 barrels as compared with
2,984,230 barrels or 126 per cent or
1926, or 16 per cent Increase over the
five-year average of 3,279,220 barrels.
There ls no doubt the above figures
will be materially changed once the
fruit set ls known and the June drop
completed, but the present outlook
was never more favorable for a good
crop of apples, especially in the eastern provinces. Other rults promise
to be from fair to good crops. Comparing with 1926 strawberries will be
a larger crop, the increase being made,
up principally in British Columbia,
where there is a larger bearing acreage. Paars are estimated at 60 per
cent in British Columbia and 200 per
cent ln Ontario; cherries, sour and
sweet, are light, being 60 per cent in
British Columbia and 50 per cent in
Ontario; peaches are 85 per cent in
British Columbia and 100 per cent in
Ontario.
The following is a summary of
commercial apple crop prospects
from blossom conditions in 1927 as
compared with 1926:
Per cent       1927
of   (Estimated) 1926
1926       (bbls.)    (bbls.)
80    1,049,870   1,212,360
B.   C	
Ontario   169
Quebec    91
N,   B  100
N. S  162
1,081,650
105,870
30,000
1,500,000
598,700
598,700
30,000
927,370
Total   126    3,767,390   2,984,370
BRITISH COLUMBIA
British Columlbia has experienced
cool, unsettled weather all spring.and
sever frosts from April 18th to the
20th, which has retarded the growth
in the fruit growing sections, with
the result the season is about fifteen
later than normal. It is too early at
this date to forecast dependable estl-
niatjes, as crops change ' so rapidly,
but reports Indicate conditions ' on
June first as follows:
Apples—From present conditions
a commercial crop of 3,149,600 boxes
is expected, which is 80 per cent of
last year when 3,937,080 boxes were
produced In the province. In the
Okanagan valley the crop Is patchy
and present prospects Indicate a crop
85 per cent of last year. . Orchards
are reported fairly clean and free
from most insect pests. All points
report a sufficient supply o irrigation
water. In the Vermon district Jonathans are heavy, Rome Beauty fair,
Wealthy equal to last year and Mcintosh showing about 20 per cent decrease. Summerland expects 25 per
cent decrease, while Penticton estimates a crop equal to 1926, with Mcintosh and Newtowns heavy and Jonathans light.
Pears—Present Indications are for
a light crop of pears, being estimated
at 60 per cent of last year. Kelowna
reports the crop to be 75 per cent,
and Vernon equal to last year.
Strawberries—The berry crop in
this province promises to equal last
year's yield per acre, but the Increase
In acreage from 1225 in 1926 to 2042
acres in 1927, which in an Increase
of 817 acres, Indicates a yield of approximately 4,402,400 quarts. Strawberry root weevil Is reported as bo-
fug severe In some districts and
might have an effect upon reducing
ihe crop before harvesting is completed.
Loganberries—This crop will be
much lighter owing to frost Injury to
canes, being estimated at 65 per cent
of 1926, which should yield approximately 8682 four-biiHket crates for
fresh fruit shipments.
Cherries—This crop is reported as
being light in all districts and is estimated at 60 per cent of 1926, or 42,200
bushels. On the basts ot commercial
shipments, this should yield 102,667
packages as compared with 171,111
last year.
Apricots-This crop was affected
by the frost damage during -trpril and
Is estnmated to be 93,706 packages,
or 75 per cent of last season's crop,
when 125,022 packages were shipped.
This would amount to 37,500 bushels
as compared with 50,000 bushels last
year.
Peaches—This crop Is reported at
SiununerlSBd to be 85 per cent, Penticton 50 per cent, Peachland 75 per
oent of 1926. The, crop is generally
patchy..
Cantaloupes—The acreage planted
to this crop Is estimated at 210 acres
as compared with 26.' ncres In 1928,
which is a decrease o ?1 per cent.
Last season's shlpmtnts amounted to
29,130 crates. THE SUN: GBAND FORKS, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Ste ®ran& Jfarka Bun
G. A. EVANS, EDITOR AND PUBLISHER
SUBSCRIPTION RATES—PAYABLE IN ADVANCE
One Year (in Canada and Groat Britain) $1.00
*"p.e Year (in the United States)   1.50
jLAddrear -** 'cations to
■The Git asd Forki Sun
Phone 101 Graud Forks, B. CJ
OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.
FRIDAY, .JUNE 24, 1927
Motes • Notions • Notables
"OLD TOMORROW LIVE8 TODAY"
Thirty-six years after the death of Sir John A. Macdonald, the first premier of Conferation, the following lines
from Punch, written after his -passing, must strike a responsive note in every Canadian heart:
•r*uuch sympathizes with Canadian sorrow
Kor him known lovingly as "Old Tomorrow,"
Hail to the chieftain; he lies mute today,
But fame stil  speaks for him and shall for aye,
"Tomorrow—and tomorrow,'   Shakespeare sighs.
So runs the round of time; man lives and dies.
But death comes not with mere surcease of breath
TofflUch' as him.   "The road to dusty death"
Not "all his yesterdays" have lighted."   Nay,    .
Canada s "Old Tomorrow" lives today
In unforgetting hearts, and nothln fears
The long tomorrow of the ooming years.
sion conference was held In August, 1878, and the Salvation Army was organized in a rudimentary form upon
its present lines, so that at the end of that year tliere
were 81 corps, with 127 officers and 1987 -public speakers.*'
Under the title of "The Prophet, o the Poor" (1906),
Coates gives a full history of the early days of that now
world-wide organization.
Tlie Spice of Life
A circular bank of high power vacuum tubes, capable
of delivering 2,000,000 watts o power, ls the final amplifier hrough which the voice of a person telephoning by
wire ess from New York is forced throgh the ether over
the Atlantic to London. The coils encircling the base of
the bank carry gallons of ice-cold water to the base of
the tubes, thereby preventing tubes from melting under
the tremendous heat generated.
Some towns, and even cities, make as much noise and
fuss over he "towrist" trade as if they had nothing but
"towrista' to eat.
There has lately been an inquiry into the question,
'What is the most useful plant in the world and the prize
has gone to the ban-boo. 'It is said that the East, South
African and the West Indies cou d not exist without lt.
The bamboo is a hollow reed which may grow a few feet
high or a hundred. Sometimes its stem is round, sometimes square, and the square kind is very useful for ladders or scaffolding. All sorts of things, massive or delicate, are made from the stems*. Houses are built of them,
and they make water pipes and ships' masts, beds and
tables, prison cages for criminals, handles for agrlcul-
tura implements, penholders, umbrellas and rods for bad
boysl The young roots make good food, and so do the
seeds, which may be cooked as rice or used for a beverage, while the leaves can be used for thatching or weaving into clothes or mats. Verily, few things do so many
hings for man.
Russia's second crematorium ls under construction ln
Leningrad, as the flrst ln the Soviet state ls nearing completion in Moscow. Burning the dead ls a new custom
in Russia, uut is Is becoming quickly established ln favor.
'Leonid Wrassin, the Soviet envoy to Eng and, wbo died
recently, was the first important government official to
be cremated.
She dabbled in water colors and was rather proud of
the resu ts, also her complexion was at the sam e time
both the envy of her riends and the object of many
spiteful remarks. At a dinner party on one occasion she
Bat next a shy, awkward young man who cudgeled his
brains ln vain for something to say. She took pity on
him; and tried to open conversation by remarking:: "I
dare say you've heard I paint?" "Y-yes," he stammered,
looking at her face intently, "but I really don't believe It"
The proprietress of an inn at Digoviha, in the Trans-
Baikal territory of Siberia, provided her customers with
"wha e steaks" from a mysterious source of supply, and
failed to pay the regulation tax on hor profits. TThe
health inspector o the district, knowing that no whale
meat was obtainable within 100 miles of the inn, set out
with a police inspector to investigate the matter. After
samipling the famous steaks at the inn, he announced his
, Identity. -Madame informed him that a crazy woodman
had supplied over 1000 roubles' worth for fifty bottles of
vodka, but she had no idea where he got his supplies.
On being interviewed, the woodman made the amazing
statement that he dug Uie meat from the ground! The
inspector accompanied the woodman to a pjace in the
forest where, sure y enough, was buried a gigantic carcass. It was sound, fresh meat, evidently kept from decomposition by the cold. The site was excavated and
the carcass was found to be that of a gigantic mammoth
of prehistoric times, and with a baby mammoth almost
as big as an elephant of today. Except for the hole in
the back of the adult animal from which the woodman
had dug his "steaks," both carcasses were whole and
perfect. lEntomibed by some primeval catastrophe, the
two carcasses had been preserved by the Arctic cold for
nearly 20,000 years.
Lady Arthur Pearson, widow of Sir Arthur Pearson.who
was blind, has set herself the task of a journey round the
world to visit all tlie St. Dunstan's branches in the British
empire so hat she can get into personal touch with the
various sightless men trnamed at these institutions.
Like her husband, Lady Pearson spends the whole of her
tini-e working in the interests of the blind.
In Denmark o teries flourish. There are four, each of
whicli is conducted under strict government control.
About IB per cont of the premiums is retained by the
government, the remainder being diSitribu od as prizes.
Lotteries anil totalizators at races aro the only form of
gambling allowed in Denmark. Bookmaking, for Instance, is a criminal offense,
Business Instinoi Is strong in the nature of tho natives
Ot the Union of South Africa, as is indicated by a letter
received by tlie eoiiilueior of a column of editorial comment in ulio Natal Mercury, published at Durban. The
letter: "Dear Madam-- I wou d much ploused to let me
know about your liealth. I am still in sound health,
wishing you tho Bame, Then Madam, I have one thing
to teil you. I havo bought nice six hens very fat, too.
I would be pleased if Mrs. can let me know whether she
would nie to send her those fowls, each ls 8B cents, very
cheap, Madam. They are ready and please et your
friends know about this. If there are some who would
like me to send them fowls, I am gladly willing to do
so. Please send my best regards to you and your family
—I may remain, your humbly servant.'
A Chicago manufacturer has perfected a machine that
can produce 4000 prints an hour or 32,000 a day. Although
the machine was designed especially for the rapid-fire
production of prints for newspapers and similar photographic service, it is adaptable to the use of firms making
a specialty of developing and printing pictures tor amateurs. Not only does the machine expose photographic
prints at remarkable speed, giving to each the varying
intensity and duration of light required, but lt develops,
rinses, fixes and washes them, counts them out and sorts
them with agsolute accuracy and prints descriptive matter on the backs. All this ls a continuous operation,
which resembles ln a way the action of a printing press,
and in which the negatives, contained ln a rame, correspond to the type. The sensitized photographic paper
is led into contact with the negatives from a huge roU
much as print paper is brought Into contact with Uie
type casting in a cylinder press.
The American west coast cities lead ln suicides in' proportion to population. San Diego ls first with 45.2 per
100,000; San Francisco has 37.8; Los Angeles Silt* Oakland 29.0; Seattle 28; Tacoma 17.4. The blgh rate may
be attributed to the fact that many of the inhabitants
actually belong elsewhere and have come west when
health or business failed back home.
WHY TAX REFUNDS AIDS PROS-
-     ; RERITY
Sunday—John Jones reads In paper
that tax refund checks are being
mailed. Drops paper with howl of
delight, dasheh from apartment, buys
self three 50-cent cigars and blows
$1.40 on box of candy for wife.
Monday—Throws away radio bat^
teries and pays) 6Br -for A and B
•yimlnators. Wishes he could afford
a new set. Grumbles about cor looking shabby too,
Tuesday—Trades in old radio for $5
on {276 Snooper Nootrodyne. Asks
wlte how she fkeh that raldator cap
on the new Flipflop Biht.
Wednesday—Pays $80 for new
overcoat Detours eight blocks going
to office to pass Flipflop agency.
Thursday—dives wife $165 to buy
motoring costume. Calls up Flipflop
agenog and asks for demontration.
Friday—Swaps ln old car to? $75
on new Fllpfllop Bight at $2250.
Saturday—Receives tax refund ot
27 cents.—Lift.
TATTOO WITHOUT ARMS
Hhat words with a double meaning
sometimes contuse most I ntelllgent
persons ha soften been demonstrated.
How Intelligent the old lady we read
of In Sunbeams was we do not know;
her mistake was at least understandable.
A young subaltern was showing his
elder y aunt around the camp one
summer even Ing when suddenly a
bugle blared out
The old lady started. "What was
that for?" she asked apprehensively,
"Oh, that's tattoo," said her nephew
reassuringly.
"Oh, ls it reaaly?' she said. "Howj
very Interesting. I've often aeen it
on soldiers' arms, but I didn't know
they had a special   time for doing lt."
The highest altitude at which clouds float ls nine to
ten miles above the earth, attained by circus clouds,
easily recognizabel by their faint, feathery shape, accord-
ingh to an answered question in Liberty Magazine.
A thought ul citizen reminded us the other day that
the mil ions of germs on money and kisses never made
a man refuse either.
A moonstone is a semd-preclous stone, a variety of feldspar which exhibits a delicate, nearly opalescent play of
colors.
Poems From EasternLands
TURKEY
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A DANCING GIRL
When that 'beauty of a dancing girl her castanets hath
ta'en,
Should the sun and moon behold her, jealous, eash were
rent in twain.
Patience   roni my soul ls banished when beginneth she
to dance;
Ueaps with ber my heart; my eyesight, faltering, ls like
to wane.
When the moon looks down on her, must lt not be seared
of heart?
Yonder moon-fair one her crimson skirt for halo bright
hath ta'en.
In her motions and her pausings what varieties.* ot grace!
While her lovely frame doth tremble, like, to -quicksilver,
amain!
Pull delight at her motions, loud aa thunder roars the
drum;
Heats Its breast the tambourine, ita bells commence to
mourn I and plain.
When she comuth, like a fairy, begging   money trom the
crowd,
in her tambourine,, had one a hundred Uvea, he'd eaat
them fain.
Deck   her   out on gala-daya, and take her by the hand,
Hells;
i"onder spark-like Idol hath consumed my soul with fiery
pain. —'Belig.
A pony in Baltimore is so small'that it is feared that
its hoofs would split if shoes were put on it. The animal,
though eighteen months old, weighs only 56 pounds and
is only 18 inches high, rivaling in size the extinct five-
toed horses whose bones have been found in the west.
The work of the Salvation Army is inseparably connected with the name of. Rev. William Booth and his
wife, Caroline Dooth. They commenced their work of
evangelism at Gateshead, a seaport town in the county
of Durham in the north of England in I860. There Mrs.
Booth laid down the foundations of the female ministry
which is Bo inseparably connected with the Salvation
Army system. Attracted by the needs of the East and
Of London, Itev. and Mrs. Booth commenced work there
in 1865, locating in Whiteehapel. The actual'Salvation
Army, working under that appellation, came into being
Shortly before Christmas, 1877.   The first Christian mis-
o4 ncient History"
(COMPILED FROM TWENTY-YEAR OLD 8UN FILE8.)
At the city council meeting last Monday evening, tha
,.otelkeepers were refused a reduction in license tees.
Nell McCallum and Jame-a McArdle have -opened a real
istato office on the corner of Bridge and Fir.-st streets.
A fur ore of excitement was caused during the first
part of the week by the action of the licensing commls-
•loners In^ rejfusing, at their regular meeting last Satur-
lay, to renew the licenses of the Grand Forks and
Square hotels.
The old timers of the valley will celebrate Dominion
day by holding a picnic at Newrby lake.
3. C. Taylor of this city and Miss Mabel Gilmour ot
Victoria were married in the Baptist church, Nelson, last
Wednesday evening.
THE STRATEGIST
"Stop!" ordered the man ln the
road. "Tou are exceeding the speed
lln-dt!"
"That's all nonsense,' retorted
Blank, bringing hia car oar to a
stadstill.
"That's what they all aay," aaid the
other, climbing into the car. You te 1
your story to the magistrate at Hlcks-
ville, just seven miles up the road."
The trip was mabe to Hicksville ln
silence. When the oar drew up ln
front oft he coutr houae the man got
out. "Much obliged for the ride,' he
said. "You can settle that matter
with the magistrate if you want to.
As a stranger around these parts I
don't think my word would coun tfor
much."
THE8E PRYING OFFICIALS
When we use the aame word to
mean two different things—anl the
English language often economizes
in that Way—we risk causing a misunderstanding ot the kind that annoyed a lady that the Minneapolis
Tribune tells about. She approached
the post office window belligerently.
"Yes, madam," replied the post of-
fllce clerk. '-Kindly fl 1 in thia form
and state the nature of your complaint'
"Well, it's no business ot yours,"
the woman replied, "but it you really
must know, ita rheumatism. I have
it very bad across my shoulders."
A BOOMERANG
The husband, who had a great
habit of teasing hla wife, waa out
driving with her, when they met a
farmer driving a span of muea. Juat
aa they were about to pasa the farmer's rig the mules turned their heada
toward the auto and grayed vociferously.
Turning to hla wife, the husband
remarked, "Relatives of youra, I rap-
pose?"
"Yea, aaid hli wife aweetly, "by
marriage.'
THE MAID'S IDEA OF IT
One theory of compensation la that
a person ahould be paid for hla work
according to Its difficulty and not according to the mill with whioh he per.
forma lt. A woman of whom the Tat-
er tells wae a convinced adherent to
that theory.
A lady was about to engage a maid.
"It* seems -Do me,' ahe said, "that you
aak very high wages, aeeing that you
have had no experience." -
"Oh, no, mum," answered the 'girl
earnestly; "you see It's much harder
work when ydu don't know how.'   :
A RAISE EVERY WEEK
The Employee—I Came to aak lf
you could raise my salary.
The (Boas—This Isn't payday.
The Br.s,»yee—I know that, but I
thought r would apeak about it today.
The Boss—Go back to work and
dont worry. I've managed -go raise
it every week ao far, haven't I?
SORTA SIMPLE
Sam—Can you tell me how   I   can
get green paint off my hands?   -'..j
Salesman—Have you tried selling
lt at a reduced rate?
•Camp-fire
permits
This year it is necessary to have a permit
from some Forest Officer before any camp-
fire may be set in any forest or woodland
Be sure to get a permit for your-camp fire
and follow the instructions printed on the
back of it
BRITI H COLUMBIA FIRE SERVICE
PREVENT FOREST FIRES
YOU CAN HELP
1927 Taxes Are
Now Due
By paying them promptly at the
City Office yon ean save the penalty fixed by law
JOHN A. BUTTON.
Gity Clerk.
Sometimes the informality
of the spoken word
is more effective
than a letter.
'LONG DISTANCE, PLEASE"
British  Columbia Telephone
Company |
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and carries a number of interesting
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SUMMER  IRRIGATION
PROBLEMS
(Fanners are realizing more and
more that irrigation la crop insurance, and demands more than a haphazard application of water.
Considerable investigation has
been undertaken on the duty of water,
tiniie of application, and the number
of applications for the various farm
crops. The farmer - should obtain
this) Information, and become familiar with tbe general pinclples, and apply the findings Intelligently to the
soil and crops.
The furrow System of irrigation is
largely followed ln British Columbia.
"Ilie two main faults to this, system
as used by the average man are, first,
the furrows of. laterals are too long;
and secondly, they are spaced too far
apart.
The laterals should be from 200 to
' 260 feet in length and' about three
feet apart This will ensure a rapid
and even distribution of the water.
Many   farmers   turn the water on
trusting "that the water will somehow [
and leave It to take care of ltsefl.j
find Its way over the piece to be Irrigated. This ls a great mistake, and
accounts for great loaa of water, as
well as unevenness ln wuter distribution,, and the resultant uneven crop.
Over-irrigation la detrimental, as
when the ground ls saturated the
-plants do not function properly. On
the other hadn the fanner should not
delay Irrigation expecting it to rain,
as experience has shown t- hat the
light summer rains ln this province
are soon-absorbed and evaporated.
There Is;, a strong tendency not to
disturb the irrigation furrow once lt
is set. -With hoed crops this is a
mistake. The ground should be cultivated before irrigation to loosen itj
and make It more receptive. Following Irrigation It 'should be cultivated
to make the soil mulch, and conserve
moisture.
Irrigation is a specialized branch of
farmin--, and success depends on the
individual, and on his j'capacity to
anticipate the requirements ot the
crop, and to meet those requirements.
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out. of the brush in front of the car.
In an attempt to avoid hitting the
animal the car went over the bank
and landed upside down. The driver
escaped with with a few bruises.
The overhead irrigation system is
still doing excellent work ln thia valley. If it continues its good work for
two months longer the ranchers will
be thankful.
Rev. McKinnon.of the Presbyterian
church, will leave for the east next
Mondey.
NEWS BFTHE CITY
David Oxley, one of Hie renl old-
timers of thc Boundary, died ln the
Greenwood hospital laBt Monday after
a few days' illness. He was a native
ef Yorkshire, England anil G!) years
of age. He was interested in various
minim; deals and was at one lime
partner with Jack 11 an man ih the
"Summit hoifl, later known as the
Queens hotel. During the time that
Geo. Rumber-rer was mayor of Phoenix, Mr. Oxley was an alderman of
that town. At the close-down .of
Phoenix he moved to.Eholt, where he
was postmaster at the time of his
death.   lie is survived by his wife.
decoration of the federal and provincial governments' public buildings.
The balance of the pt-bgram has not
yet been definitely arranged, although it is understood it will include
a parade, exercises by the school
children, a baseball game, a picnic
and oratory at the City park.
A. R Michener has sold his property near the old Fourth street bridge
to George McCabe, who intends to
engap.e in thepoultry industry. Mr.
Michener is said to be negotiating
for the bungalow on Fifth street at
present occupied by Cecil Weir.
W. J. Galipeau, of Kellogg, Idaho
arrived fn the city yesterday and will
visit friends here for a few days.
There Is talk of the Providence
mine at Greenwood resuming operations.
Hon. Dr. S. F. Tolmie, leader of th-'.j
Conservative party in British Colum-i
Ma, was gretted by a full house at a
public reception in this city last Friday evening. The Davis hall was
flllfid to capacity. Arthur Crowe presided over the meeting. The new
leader gave a long adtfress, in which
he reviewed the political situation in
th" province. The address was well
received by the adherents of the Conservative pariy. At, the conclusion
of the political program, a social
time was spent, followed by dancing.
On Monday the dry squad officers
at Danville seized an,American Reo
Flying Cloud sedan car containing
several bottles of liquor. A line was
Imposed and the carreturned to the
owners.
A hold-up in which one man waa
shot and killed is reported to have
taken plaoe in Trail today. On advises from Trail, the chief of police
of this city tonight arrested a man
riding the westbound C.P.R. freight
train as a "suspect."
There appears lo be every probability tliat work will soon be started
on the Little Bertha mine, a short
distance up the North Forth from
this city. Three of tha men interested in the property from Pullman,
"Wash., are in the city today, and n
meeting of the company is to be held
In Dr. Kingston's oflice this evening.
THE MOTOR CAR
DRivEKS- GOLUMN
(Continued from Page 1.)
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A point which Is   neglected    very
frequently is to put a drop or two of
oil at the proper points in the generator and starting motor, also in the
ignitioq system.
The brakes should be adjusted, if
necessary, and if the adjustments
have been carrried as far as they can
be carried it is advisable to have the
brakes relined.
Unless the owner is too dignified,
or perhaps too stout, he should
sacrifice his pride for the time being
and get beneath his car and remove
the dirt from the working parts, particularly around the universal joints
and around the transmission. This
dirt accumulates and is by no means
beneficial to the car, but quite the
contrary. The cleaner the I car the
better running it will be and the
longer it will last.
Canada's Diamond Jubilee will be
celebrated in this city by an elaborate
P. T. McCallum on Sunday received
a telegram rom Regina saying that
Norman McCallum, a conductor on
the main line of the C.P.R., had died
very suddenly in that city. Deceased
was a distant relative of P. T's.
The public and high schools closed
for the summer holidays with the
usual exercises today. Twoof the
teachers—Mr. Hine and Miss Mude—
are leaving the staff at the end ot
this term.
A tourist driving from this city to
Goenwood, met wit.h a peculiar acci-
i dent on Tuesday.   A   deer   jumped
The population of South Georgia
island, in the Falkland group, consists of 1334 men and 3 Women.
Even in Alaska Ice is not given
away. It sells at $2.50 for half a ton,
or $4 a ton tn amounts of more than
2000 pounds.
OR SOONER, MAYBE
"To think,' exclaimed the enthusl-
antic young husband, "that by the
time we get all this furniture paid for
we Bhall have genuine antiques."
MOUNTAINS TEMPT LOVER OF OUTDOORS
GARNOFORKS
, PUBLIC SCHOOL
.honor roll winners
The following pupllh of the Grand
Forks Public School were winners of
the rolls of honor awarded by the
department of education:
For Proficiency—Marvin Bailey,
Williamina Weber, Katie Dorner.Mary
Dorner, Janet Mason,Williamina Gray,
Catherine McDonald, Alfred Knowles,
Velma Rexin, .Nellie ..Popoff, Jean
Kalisnikoff.
For Deportment—Marjorie Taylor,
Madeline McDougail, Dalay Malm,
John Baker, Juni'e Danielson, George
Olaon, Bernice Hull, Audrey Donaldson, Joan Wood.
For Attendance—Frank Thompson,
Sereta Hutton, Jean Gray, Betty Massie, Norman Cooke, Lucille Donovan,
May Jones, .Hazel ..Mason, Cheater
Hutton, Beaaie Henderaon, Margaret
Baker, Lola .Hutton, .Mike Boyko,
Norman Ross, Lola Dinsmore, John
Hlady, George Howey, Irene Hutton,
Barney Hlady, Annie Hlady, Crystal
Mason, May Thompson, Ruth Kidd,
Freddie Maaale.
WRITING CERTIFICATES
The following pupils of the Grand
Forks Public School have been awarr-
eh the certificates of writing Issued
by tihe department of education:
Grade 4—Miss Spraggett—Katherine Chahley, Nick Chahley, Winnie
Cooper, Marie Donovan, Freda Dorner, Williamina Gray,- Florence Helmer, Fern Henniger, John Hlady,
George Howey, George KastrokolT,
Veronica Kuva, Irene Lightfoot,Jenny
Maloff, Aulay .Miller, Mabel Miller,
George Olson, Vilmer Rexin, George
Robertson, George Ru icka. Duffle
Trombley, Howard Weiss.
Grade 5—Miss J. Stuart—
Firmin Bousquet, Bteve*v.Boyko,
Genevieve Dacre, Louise Dacre,
Junie Danielson, Willie Gowans, Ernest Heaven, Swanhilda Helmer, Lola
Hutton, Janet 'Mason, Windsor Miller,
Gordon Mudie, Jaok McDonald, Jean
McDonald, Grace .McDonald, Norman
Ross.
Grade 6—Miss E. Stuart-
John Baker, Catherine Davis, Mary
Dorner, Albert Euerby, Teresa Frankovitch, Edith Gray, Isagel Huffman,
Chester Hutton, Dorothy Innes, Barbara Love, Florence McDonald.Grace
MoLeod, James Robertson, Edna
Scott, Phyllis Simmons, Mae Water
man.
Grade 7—Mr. McNlah—
James Allen, Earle Bickerton,.) ohn
Chahley, Charles Dodd, Lucille Dono
van, Katherine .Dorner, Alma Fre
chette, May Jonea, Hazel Mason
Daisy Malm, Genevieve Mitchell, El
vera Peterson, Jessie SweezeyXaura
Sweezey.
ONE of the finest Alpine territories to be lound anywhere
on the North Am-.-rican Continent is that surrounding Mount
Robson, (13,008 ft.), highest peak
In the Canadian Rockies. Hero the
visitor finds magnificent peak",
awe-inspiring glaciers and delightful Alpine valleys with their magnificence of wild flowers to charm
the heart of the nature lover. In
1824 the Alpine Club of Canada
held its annual camp on the shores
of Berg Lake, sliown above, and
-members if. that organization,
many ot whom have climbed in cli."-
sfacent parts of   the   world, were
unanimous in de:"*ring that Canada held no mor-: .splendid Alpine
und scenic territo y than this.
Nor is it ncecs. try that the visitor be an cxper.' need Alpinist to
enjoy the beautit i of ihe Mount-
Robson district, fer there are with?
in a short dista: :* of the Berg
Lake bungalow, aplendid peaks
which arc easy i .jiip-h in ascent
for the tyro and ; t offering solen-
d:'d views of thc surrounding Alp-
lands.
The photograj 'i s-luavs Mount
Hobson, the mom -h of the Canadian Rockies, *n! Be-g Lake, so
named  becau-o  of   the   icebergs
which are constantly floating on ita
surface. Beneath is one of the
Swiss guides from Jasper Park
Lodge, coiling his rtrpe in preparation for leading an ascent oa
Mount Robson, while to the Tight
he is shown making his way round
one of thSfdifTicult ice peaks of the
climb.     '~    .
Ponies nnd guides are available
at Mt. Robson 'station to conduct
tourists fiom thare over the magnificent Robson Trail to Berg Lake,
where comfortable bungalows ara
maintained, which provide an «■-
cellent starting point for many
wonderful excursions into tha
higher passes.      —C.N.R. Photo*.
Visitor*—How is lt that you have a
picture of just one of the twins
Mrs. Thrifty—They both look exactly alike, bo what's the difference?
UP AND DOWN THE SCALE
He—Do you know that famous elevator song?
She—No, what is it?
He—O-tls me again
DONALDSON
[GROCERY
Phone SO
S
Try our Special Tea
at 65c per lb
Shoes, Shirts, Overalls
Good   values   for your
money.
Call and see [us before
purchasing.
JOHN  DONALDSON
General Merchant
GKAND F  RES    '
Transfer Co.
DAVIS 8 HANSEN, Prop
City Uag&age and General
Transfer
Coal,  Wood and   Ice
for Sale
Get Your
Groceries
at the      •
CITY GROCERY
Phone 25
•'Service and Quality"
SYNOPSIS OF
E.C. Henniger Co. IUdactamendments
Grain, Hay
Flour and Feed
Lime and Salt
Cement and Plaster
Poultry Supplies
Grand Forks, B. C.
Our
Office at  R.  F.  Petrle'a Store
Plume 64
/iHobby
is
Good
Printing
TUK value of well-
priiitcd, neat appearing stationery as
a means of getting and
holding desirable business has bcen amply
demonstrated. Consult ir*. before going
else-M-h ".re.
Wedding iuvitutions
liall p'ogmnis
Busings cards
Vi :' ng cards
Sh'    iug tags
Letterheads
Statements
NoteheatU
Pamphlets
Price lists
Envelopes
Billheads
Circulars
Dodgers
Posters
Menus
New Type
Latest Style
Faces
PRE-EMPTIONS
I ".Vsraut uiireservtssl, surveyed Orawn 'uiiili
m«n bepr--•tin-tad by Hrltl li auli'siut. o-er
18 reats of que, ami Isy alien- un diMlerlsi*-
ititenlluli to heoouie Hriii.h MihjecU, colslll-
tional upon rail le>-~- ncoupnlluii ami Improvement fui uj-Tiuiiltarul ifur-itMes
Full liifui'idntlon "oHt'vrsi n-   rt   i >ii •„,
ri'iiiis-ilinir pree Idtsf*ls tflvell  iii   Hni., tlu
No.l, Uii i-Jas-les. "Ilowti, s*reuiiitil i.m, I."
topics of wl.iali i nn be olitallled f ren ol ■ Inline
by a<lilres»ini( iha Depiirtnieiu of Lands,
Victoriu, U.C..jorilly Utsles-li-neist Agent.
BeonnU wllllx! iiinde smv. rlusr only land
suitable for agricultural pu's-osus, ami ivbii-h
ta not tiinbei'liiinl I e„ cii's-rvluu oyer A .una
hoard feet ner acre west ot me l oast Hang*
and 8 WW foul jsttr acre , u»t.. f lliuv, range..
"Appll'-utiuhS  ios- p.o-eiiiptlaiis are to  bc
•ilclrc.nl to the Luud Ot ill irr ot the
Luud Karordinsrl'.visliiii. In vvbluli lhe laud
iipnllu.l vor Is slluated.uml are inaile ou
prlliteil forms e.ipiuj ul ti su bu obtained
from tliu Laml Co inni.siu ier.
Pre-emption, must be iiuuuntuil for Hve
yuirsu-td l.iiisr-,ve,i!»,it ,„-., !■ ■-, vslue of im
pcruore, Imilii il 14 id,iri ,f „,,_ ...Ht-vatlug
at least live acres, It-fore 11 0"oHn tlraiit cnn
be received. .
For more ilctaiio.t lut irmaiiou sue tho Kill,
latin"Hssw tu Pre-empt Lund."
3*9 PURCHAbc
Apiillcatloniuru received for purchase ut .
vacant sud iiiiroses-ved sjrunii Lauds, uot be-
inir tiiiiber'aml. fur agricultural pi.rposts:
minimum prloo ol llr.t-uln«« (arable) laud Is
to per aorst. uud saouild-ciati (grilling) laud
♦*.*" per aore. Fur her lufuriuatiuu regard-
iiigpiirchneuui' lens,of Outvn lunds Is glvin
In llullclln Nu lu LiiiiiI3j,Io» "PllsclulSe and
Lessu ol Crowd Uiml,', "
Mil), factory, or iiulisj.tiI11I site, „„ iilniwr
laud, not exceeding 411 aores, may be pur.
uliuaed ot1 leused, on onudltluiis Including
payment of Muiupngi;,
iHUMtbll*   I -*At-E8*C
■Uiisurveyci! areas, nul excee.liug iill acres,
may be leased as linuiusltes, ent-mtlouai upon'
a dwelling being u eoteil lu lhe Hrst yaar,
title being, ebtulnublc utler residence and
Improvement conditio,„ „-i- tulUlledaud land
kaa beau stirveyed.
LEASES
.Porgruslngiiod 11 Itl s .trial ptiriMM* meat
not exceeding 64" acres mny be leused by sta
iwreonor a oom pany,
I'GRAZING.
I'ndc: tht arming Aot tbe Province It
divided Into grailng ill.trict, and Ibe range
administered' under a Oraxiug Com.
missioner. Autiuiil erasing parinlls ara
Issued based 011 numbers ranged, priority being give t to ostnlillsli .1 owners. Stoek
owners may (orin 11 wo datlons (or range
iiniiissgenieiit. Free, urpurtlally tree, permit.
nre   avallablea lor   settler-,  tampers and
iiiveller* up lu ten head.
K. SCHEER
Wholesale and Retail
TOBACCONIST
onler iu
Havana Cigars, Pipes
Confectionery
Imperial Billiard Parlor
Grand Forks, B. C.
THE SUN
Colombia Afcnueand
lake Street
TELEPHONE
Yale Barber Shop
Razor Honing a Specialty
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yalb Hotel, First-irbbt
A. I. MCDOUGAIL
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER I
A*; llll t
Dominion Monumental Works I.*
(llAabs-atoo Product Co. UooBnalB
'" ESTIMATES FURNISNED:
BOX 332 BRAND FORKS, B. C
PICTURES
ANO PICTURE FRAMINS
Furniture Made to Order.
Alao Repairing of all Kindt,
Upholstering Neatly Done
R. C. McCUTCBBON
WURnnoiTurji

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