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AND KETTLE VALLEY ORQHARDIST
Eleventh Year—No. 23
Grand Forks, B. C, Friday. cApril 5, 1912.
$1.00 Per Year in Advance.
Small Fruit GrowiDg Pays
Well When Conditions
Are Right
I1Y 3. V. (.'aUU-ENTEB, U.S.A., ASSISTANT
HOBTICUI.TUltlST.
Raspberries.— To obtain ths best
results, a deep soil, well drained and
with a large moisture holding capacity
is desirable. In the coast dit.tr.ets
where the humidity is high, it is advisable to obtain a site with a sufficient slope to give good air drainage.
The same method of preparation of
the soil as given for strawberries is
applicable here. Deep cultivation
and ploughing is advisable befoie
setting out a patch, especially on the
heavier soils.
Propagation—The roots of a raspberry are perennial, so the general
method of obtaining plants is to dig
up the one year old plants from the
bearing patch. It is also possible,
sometimes, to nse the suckers and re-
' plant them the same spring in which
they start, especially if weather and
soil conditions are favorable, '
Planting—This is done eilber in
{Jf.he fall or spring, depending on the
district, the condition of the land and
the grower. The planting distance
depends on the variety, type, and
condition of the soil and the district,
so that no distance which would be
satisfactory for all aitei can be given.
As a general rule, the rows are six to
eight feet apjart, and the plants set at
eighteen indies to two feet in a row.
They require' pruning before setting
in the same way as a one-year old
apple tree, i.e., roots trimmed and top
cut baek. Plant about three to five
inches deep, depending on the soil,
•Spread the roots, and pack the earth
*ell around them.
Training—It is found advantageous
to support the vines with trellis. This
is generally done the second or third
year. To accomplish this post, are
set thirty feet or so apart with a
cross piece at the top which should be
about' three and a hajf feet from the
ground,, on which two wires are
strung, one at either end of the cross-
piece. Within this space the vines
nre kept upright, bringing the plantation into better condition for cultivation ahd other cultural operations.
Pruning—Fruit is borne on the
one-year old wood, so that in pruning
nil canes that have borne fruit are removed, and the remainder thinned out
if necessary. The best time to prune
is immediately after the fruit is
picked, as hy leaving the old canes
they form an unnecessary drain uu the
plant fi od and soil moisture, The
taller of new canes should also be
pinched or cut back at the time so as
strengthen the bearing shoots for the
following season. They are again
gone over and cut back before growth
starts iu the spring. < Blackberries are
pruned in the same manner.
Good cultivation should be kept up
in the same manner as in a strawberry patch until midsummer or a
little later, depending on the soil and
location.
nt, but   where they have been tried
in favorable districts they are   being |
sucuessfnlly   grown.   They   are produced in the States to the south of us,
both for the fresh and dried producta.r
They have been fouud to do well on
almost all types of soil, and are being
grown i-uccessfully on tha heavier
types. The same general remailis re
preparation of land as given nn strawberries are applicable here.
Propagation—They can be propagated by tipping, layering, or by the use
of cuttings. Tipping is generally
practised as described below.
Planting—This is done either in the
fall or spring, but spring plantiug is
generally practised, Planting distances
vary. One of the largest and most
successful growers ' nf this fruit in
Oregon has his rows eight feet apart
and the plant set the same distance
apart in the rows. A trellis is con
structed for the support of the vines
by placing posts in the rows every
thirty-two feet, on which are strung
thtee No. 12 galvanized wires in a
similar manner as on a grape trellis.
Pruning—The fruit is produced on
one-year-old wood, so in pruning all
the canes that have borne fruit are
removed; this should be done as .0011
alter fruiting at possible. The canes
ihould be cut oil at least fix inches
from the crown of the plant Ten to
twelve new canes ean- be left, and
these are wound round the trellis
wire so as to have them well dis
ti-ibuted.
Cultivation—Good cultivation " is
ifiven until midsummer. The patch is
plowed in September, throwing the
furrows towards the vines. At that
time a number of the vines, where the
patch has received good care will have
reached the ground, and the tips of
these are plowed under, They take
rent and afford a supply of new plant-,
for selling, or use in the uew planta
tiou ths following spriug.
A logan berry patch when well
handled will yield good crops for
many years.
Currants and Gooseberries.—They
do best on a good deep soil, well
diained, retentive of moisture, and un
sites that will afford good airdrainags.
Propagation—By cuttings principally. Sometimes by tipping and
mound layering. They are generally
planted in hills about four to five feet
on the square.
Pruning—Gooseberries bear on one-
year-old wood and ou spurs which
bear profitably for two or three years.
It is advisable to cut out all wood
over three years old and keep a sup
ply of new shoots and two-year shoots
under way. The red and white currants bear principally 011 two-veur-old
wood and are pruned accordingly,
The information given in this article on each species of small fruit is
necessarily brief. Some of the more
important essentials to success have
been mentioned, which ihould prove
ot value to the grower who purposes'
planting small fruits. It should be
borne in mind that the profit which
is made on small fruits is due largely
to careful attention to cultural operations. Ths grower who intends planting should have sufficient labor in
view and should bo in a positiou to
look well after his plantation,
Orchardists on the Covert
Estate Will Dam Fourth
■ of July Creek
The orchardists on the Covert estate are planning to dam
Fourth of July creek in order to
conserve the water for Iheir gravity
irrigation system in the event of an
extraordinarily dry season. Tbey
propose to construct a reinforced
concrete dam 150 feet wide and 40
teet high, with a rock and earth fill
in front, this spring, at a cost of
$2500 About fifty carloads of apples were shipped from this estate
last fall.
Pruning has beeu the order in
the Keltle Valley orchards for sev
ernl weeks, but nearly all of thic
work is now completed, and spraying ie being vigorously prosecuted.
All the orchard? in this district
came through the winter in excel
lent condition, and the prospects
(or a good fruit crop were nevei
better.' Many new orchards will be
planted this spring.
A good plantation when properly
handled will bear profitably for twelve
or fifteen years, and sometimes longer'.
Logan Berries.—The culture of
logan berries has not been extensive
in British Columbia up to the   pres-
F. Roney is rapidly recovering
from bis recent misfortune of blood
poisoning brought on by a shell
striking bim in tbe fact.. Present
indications are that be will be able
to wear bis new Easter hat next
Sunday?
At the meeting of the Farmers' institute on Monday evening J, T.
Lawrence, delegate to the British
Columbia Farmers' institute, submitted bis report. Owing to the light
attendance, the discussions on the
subjects of "Cold Storage" and "Cul
titration" were deferred until the
next regular meeting of tbe insti
tuts.
Tbis is the busy shipping season
for the Riverside Nureries, and ti
number of loads of trees are being
hauled lo tbe railway stations
daily. The sales last amounted to
about 220,000 trees. For thiB year
the sales are not all in yet, tnit it is
expected that tbey will exceed this
figure.-
From all reports, the potato acreage iu Ihe valley will be greatly increased this year. J. D. Hon_-
berger intends to plant sixty, acres
on his ranch, and all tbe other large
ranchers will plant Urge tracts.
Last year this was the best paying
orop. »
Last year J. D Honsberger de
cided to experiment with a nut-tree
plantation. He planted a large
number of Franchelle walnut trees,
together with a lttrge"varie.y of other
nut trees. He reports that all of
them came through the wintei' in
good condition.
Cooper Rrothers have increased
the size tbeir orchard by planting
twenty acres to fruit trees this
spring.
J. D, Honsberger is increasing his
orchard tbis spring by plsnting
twenty acres to fruit trees. His old
orchard consists of 130 acres of
bearing trees, and 280 acres of trees
that bave not yet come into bearing.
either an irrigalional or
tural surprise.
horlicul-
J. T. Lawrence and R.W. Hughes
have completed installing their electric pumping irrigating plant. The
pump and motor could not work
better,
Three carloads of potatoes were
shipped from the city this week.
The Grand Forks Gun club tbis
week aent an invitation to a team
of five from the Nelson Gun club
for a competitive shoot in thiB city
tomorrow. The invitton was accepted. It is expected tbat a return
shoot will be beld in Nelson later in
the season.
The Yale hotel milk wagon and
Cooper Brothers' automobile happened to meet on the Cooper bridge
on Tuesday morning. Had tbe
side of tbe bridge been as rotten as
some people say it is, the fishes in
lhe river could have lived on cream
for a week. However, a runaway
was averted, and all's well that ends
well.
The slag elevator at Granby smtl
ter has, according to latest reports,
passed the experimental stage, and
is now working satisfactorily. Fjveof
lhe furnaces have been assembled to
ibis automatic method of disposing
of the granulated slag, and connection is now being made with tbe
sixth.
Since Joseph Wibner, late ol
Phoenix, became part owner nf the
(irand Forks brewery, tbe beer
brewed at tbat institution bas been
fully equal, if not superior, to the
beverage shipped in from outside
points. Tbe addition to the brewery
is rapidly nearing complerion, and
the proprietors expect to have the
bottling plant in operation in tbe
course of another month.
A small bush fire across the North
Fork opposite tbe city called out
tbe fire department at 3 o'clock tbis
afternoon. The fla*nes were quickly
extinguished.
The gun club is holding a practise
shoot today in order pick out the
best'men to meet the Nelson Gun
club team tomorrow.
The Greenwood Ledge says tbat
moving picture shows damage the
tfieht, and in some cases lower tbe
morals of those wbo attend them
regularly.
C. F. Andereon, tho new eity electrician, moved his family from
Greenwood to this city this week.
In the county court at Greenwood
a probate has been granted lo Lillian
Bonnett, a step-daughter of the late
Louis Kholt.
J. W. Cook left today for Nelson,
wbere be will meet one of his
brothers from Newfoundland, who
will visit the Cook family in this
city foF-a short time.
Mrs. Sloan has purchased Mies
Walker's boarding house on upper
Bridge street.
Wbat reliance can be placed in
the  news  of   paper   whoso editor
this year's crop have not yet been j ,nerel-v wrile9 his itc,n9 with a view of
contracted for. \ ol>"»*nil*g advertising business? Tho
  business  firms' which   he  cannot
Peter A. 'L Pure is not uttering a. capture by flattery, he attempts to
•ingle syllable these days. This secure by threats and false news
pen-up quietness evidently presages items regarding impending competi-
The Sunbeam orchard will be increased with twenty—twenty—fruit
trees  this  spring.   The   hoxes for
Fair Directors Buy Land for
a Road to the Grounds.
Other Improvements
The direclers of lhe Grand Forks
Agricultnral association met on
Wednesday evening, and discussed
a number of details in connection
with the next fair and the improvement of the grounds.
The directors have purohased a
strip of land from Mr. Ruckle between the First street bridge and
he entrance to the grounds, and
tbe Bame is to be graded to a first-
class driveway,- This work will be
commenced au soon as possible.
Dave Shannon submitted a design for an exhibition hall. The
building, as planned by Mr. Shannon, will be Mix WO feet, with a 25x
50 foot whig on each side. The
structure is of a handBome archi
tectural appearance, a cupola surr
mounting the central 60x50-foot Bee
tion of the building The directors
decided to increase the length of the
building 25 fact, and each of the
side wings 12* feet, thus greatly in-
ei^asing tbe floor space for exhibition purposes. With these allera-
lions, the p'sns for the hall were
avorably considered by tie directors, and the building committee
was instructed to ascertain the cost
of the building.
Tbe directors decided to lease the
grounds tbis year for the care of the
property.
Tbe baseball diamond will be
widened, and tbe earth obtained
from tbis work will be used for improving tbe road to the grounds.
A committee of three was appointed to ascertuin the feelings of tbe
citizens in regard to holding a celebration in tbe city on the 1st of
July.
A resolution was adopted that all
attractions to be shown on the
grounds must first have the approval of the board of directors.
A committee was appointed to
interview the city council at its next
meeling.
The various standing committees
made their reports, and then the
meeting adjourned.
METEOROLOGICAL
The following is the maximum
and minimum temperature tor each
day during the past week. 11s re
corded by the government thermometer on Cooper Bros.'ranch:
MAX MIN.
Friday  63 82
Saturday  6.9 28
Sundiy  64 .'12
Monday    62 27
Tuesday   08 80
Wednesday-!  54 ii"
Thursday  58 3S
Ranfall during week, 0.00 inches.
Snowfall during past winter, 66.7
inches.
tion. Result: A highly colored and
thoroughly unreliable newspaper.
There are some papers ot this typo
published not far from this city.
They are not the most acceptable
competitors; but that which can not
be cured must he endured.
Furniture for Sale.- Apply
Walker's, Bridge strict.
Miss THE SUN. GRAND FORK.S. BRITISH COLUMBIA.
HAD THROAT
TROUBLE SINGE
CHILDHOOD
Ml Treatments Failed. Relieved
by Peruna.
Mrs.   Wm.   Hoh-
mann, 2764 Lincoln
Ave.,   Chicago,   IU„
writes:
"I suffered with
I catarrh of Ihe brim
f ehial tubes and had
1 a terrible cough ever
since a child.
"I would alt up ln
bed with pillows
propped up behind
me, but still the
cough would not let
me Bleep. I thought
and everybody else
that I had consumption.
"So reading the
papers about Peruna I decided to
try, without the
least bit of hope tbat
mul 1* would do me any
Mre. Hohmann.  g00(,; But after talc.
Ing three bottles I noticed a change.
My appetite got better, eo I kept on,
never discouraged. Finally I seemed
not to cough so much and the pains In
my chest got better and I could rest at
night.
"I am well now and cVed of a chronic
cough and sore throat. I cannot tell
you how grateful I am, and I cannot
thank Peruna enough. It has cured
where doctors have failed and I talk
Feruna wherever I go, recommend It to
everybody. People who think they
have consumption better give it ___.
trial."
THE CAPITAL OF INDIA
FIELDS AND FORESTS
How Growth of the Forest* May be
Made to Increase the Grain Yields
How can the existence of forests at
the sources of a stream affect the
crops ln the district watered by the
stream?
Tbe question Is not hard to answer.
The chief need for the growth of all
plants is water. One of the best
known authorities estimates that field
crops use .100 to 600 tons of water
for every ton of dry material produced. This uses up the water ln
from 2 1-2 to 5 Inches deep of the
soil.
Naturally, the nearer the water is
to the roots of tbe plants, the eas'er
lt is for the plants to take up the water and the better the crop will grow.
Water, whether running free In the
stream or lying in the soil, will seuk
the lowest level. If tbe level of tlia
water in the stream falls, then tho
water In the soil (first from the near
neighborhood ot the stream, ami meu
from farther away) will find its way
to the stream, and the level of the
water In the soil will fall and so the
plants will find it harder to get water.
In order to keep up the level of the
streams ln the summer, there must be
a constant flow of water from the
head-waters. It Is well known that,
when the forests are cut away, the
water from the melting of tbe snow
In spring and the rains of other seasons flow away rapidly. Often causing damage by floods. The dry seasons ot the summer find the streams
almost dry.
The soil ln the forest, however, Is
of a spongy nature and soaks up the
water falllUT on It, afterwards giving
lt out gradually and bo furnishing an
even supply to the streams and enabling them to keep up their levels.
The higher the level of the stream
Is maintained, the higher will be the
level of the water In the soil, and the
easier the plants will find It to grow.
It Is for reasons often outlined that
lt Is so Important to the farmers of
the West that tlte Dominion forest
reserves should be maintained. The
Rocky Mountain forest reserve thus
serves the farmer of Alberta and Saskatchewan, the Riding and Duck
Mountain reserves »serves the
farms of northwestern and northern
Manitoba and the Turtle Mountain reserve a considerable portion of southern Manitoba.
French, German and English am
taught ln the schools of Holland, and
pupils are required to pass un exam-
(nation In these languages before
graduation.
DODDS '
KIDNEY
/PILLS
;hi s ui*, »'\-
THR*'
Removal From Calcutta to Delhi
Righto an Ancient Wrong
The commercial Instinct of the East
India Company led lt to perpetrate a
great outrage upon Indian national
susceptibilities by removing the capital to Calcutta. Ever since tlio days
of civilization Delhi had figured as the
Government seat. The Hindi;, und
Moslems both had favored it In this
way. Off and on In the ciu^se of
centuries whimsical rulers had jilted
India's hub for some other favored
city, but sooner or later the lucky
metropolis always managed to gain
the upper hand over its rivals,
The East India Company, knowing
little of and caring less for the sentiments of Indians, established the capital of India at Calcutta, for, situated
as it was on the banks of the Hooghly,
a navigable river, It was easy of access from the sea, whereas Delhi was
hundreds of miles from any port,
When the suzerainty of the peninsula was transferred from the commercial corporation to the British
Crown at the close of the Indian Sepoy
Mutiny in 1857, Hindustan hoped that
lustlce would be done to its imperial
city; but lt has been disappointed.
Again expectation ran high when
the Assemblage was held at Delhi In
1877, especially ln view of thc fact
that the British by that time had
learned enough about their Oriental
subjects to convene the Durbar there
instead of at Calcutta; but the people
once more were doomed to disappointment. When King Edward was proclaimed Emperor of India ln 1903 the
natives were thrilled by the same
hope, only to have It dashed to the
ground.
Thus lt has been reserved tor King
George V. to right this wrong and
make all Hindustan happy over lt.
Only a very limited number of people
will decry this measure. Among them
no doubt are the alien and native merchants and property holders of Calcutta, who have fed and fattened on
'hi necessities of those who must per-
'o'-ce make their homes ln the capital.
W. N. U. No. 886.
Ideas Worth Money
Ideas are worth money. Send in
good suggestions and we will pay you
for them.'
The Pennsylvania Railroad announced recently the results attained by the
above order, which was sent out to
its employees some time ago. It said
the response was Immediate. Many
of the ideas sent in, moreover, proved
valuable, and their originators received rewards In cash for them.
A clerk ln one of the roundhouses
won a premium by submitting a plan
for Increasing economy by further use
of carbon sheets, which remain In repair card books after the cards have
been filled in and removed. He devised a way of using this carbon paper with one of the company's forms
for ordering material from the warehouses. A tinsmith in one of the
shops discovered an Improved method
of fastening in engine cabs tbe boxes
which contain flags, torpedoes and
medicine case. He received pay tor it.
A fireman saw a way to minimize the
loss of coal through vibration by
standardizing the heights of coal
gates on locomotive tenders, and received an ample reward for the idea.
There were many other suggestions
from employees which were consider
ed worthy of financial reward.
A Lucky Beggar
Robert Newman telephoned the police:
"I want you to find my trousers,"
ho said.
"Did you look under tha umllitss?"
asked the telephone clerk ln the
chiefs office. ..
"No," said Newman.
"Give me the description," he said.
"All right. The -number on the
case Ib 5,574,561 and the number on
the workB Is 6,133,476."
"What are you talking about, anyway?"
"My watch."
"I thought lt was your trousers."
"YeB. The watch was In the trousers' pocket. A beggar called here and
asked me to give him a pair of trousers. I did. After he was gone I discovered I gave him the ones with my
watch In.  Find the beggar, will you?"
Never Spoke Again
Grantley Berkeley, In his Recollections, notes one of the shortest parliamentary speeches on record. "Leonard Charlton tried to ma'tc a milder
speech, and, rlBlng ln his place will a
very bald head, known too as he was
to everybody as one of the oldest
stagers ln all the ways ot the world,
ho began with great affectation of inexperience, and with an exceedingly
mild voice. 'Mr. Speaker, I am but a
young member.' On hearing thiB assertion from so cratfy a man, possessing bo venerable a pate, the entire
house roared with laughter. Twice
he stopped, and three times he commenced with these words, hut It was
UBelesa. The house would not listen,
and he never assayed to speak again."
Dealer.—Look hero! The bill for
that motor car has been running for
over a year now.
Customer.—Let it run. I want to
have something connected with my
motor car that will run for over half
an hour without stopping.
"Givln' a man advice." Bald Uncle
Eben, "generally don't nmount to nuf-
fin' but worryln' him wlf talk about
troubles dat he knows a heap mo'
about dan you does."
Eight-four per cent, of Porto Rico's
trade during the financial year ended
June 30, 1011, was with the United
States.
No man Is so weak thf* •'•* "»a't
break a promise.
QUEER EASTERN DRINKS
National Drink of Tibetans—Fermented Coconut Milk
Arra may be said to be the national
drink of the Tibetans, being given at
all times and places. The natives
carry It ln long buffalo horns on
then* trips from place to place, and
the shepherdB deem their existence
miserable if they have not their dally
allowance. Arra Is used also by the
Blmllans, but the great drink of these
people Is marwa. This Is a kind ot
beer made from millet. The grain la
subjected to a very primitive method
of fermentation without malting, and
is stored lu earthenware Jugs; lt has
to be used quickly, as lt soon sours;
lt is very light ln alcohol, but ts extremely nourishing.
Nlpa wine made from tho ulpa
palm, is a common beverage ln Burnish. It resembles ln taste and flavor
the palm wine or toddy of India,
though by some it Is thought to be
more powerful ln its inebriating qualities. But the favorite beverage of
the Burmese is shouchou, which greatly resembles sam-tchoo, only lt is a
little more fiery In taste and Its effect Is somewhat quicker and decidedly more lasting. '
They also use the milk of the cocoa-
nut, which they ferment in vast quantities and preserve lu glazed earthenware Jugs, which hold from 100 to 150
gallons apiece. Like their neighbors,
the Hindus and Chinese, they are prolific in the distillation of their many
fruits, and many excellent drinks are
made therefrom. They Import large
quantities of European liquors, especially gin, and as a rule they prefer
strong spirits instead money in payment for what we term odd Jobs.
One Kind of Boss    -
Apropos of scientific management
and the miracles it performs, Jerome
S. McWade, the Duluth capitalist said
the other day:
"An interesting part of scientific
management is the weeding out of the
officlouB, Billy, Ignorant boss—the
boss who, to show his authority, is
always interfering with his men.
"A boss of this description was overseeing the removal of a lot of dirt on
a railway contract of mine. It happened that one of the workmen's wheelbarrows squeaked dreadfully. The
man, therefore, turned the barrow
over, and he was beginning to grease
it, when the boss rushed down upon
him like an avalanche.
" Here you I What the blankety
blank are you doing there Pedro?'
'"I'm Just greasin'.my barrow, boss.'
' 'Who in the blank name of blankety blank told you to do that, you
maccaroni-fed asterisk?' \
'"No one, boss.'
'"Well, get back to your work then,
and don't let me catch you at anything
of the kind again. What the blank
do you know about machinery?'"
Not What ShTtvieant
Maud.—I've Just heard of a case
where a man married a girl on his
death bed so that she could have his
millions when he was gone. Could
you love a girl like that?
Jack.—That s just the kind of a girl
I could love.   What's her address?
Whenever you feel a headache coming on take
NA-DRU-CO Headache Wafers
They stop headaches promptly and surely. Do not contain ■
opium, morphine, phenacetin, acetanilld or other dangerous
drugs.   25c. a box at your Druggist's. 12j
NATIONAL DRUQ AND CHEMICAL CO. OP CANADA.   UMITID.
Clay Pipe Still Here
The clay pipe has not quite departed.
It Is always to be seen tucked, stem
downward, In tbe strap which the
dustman and the coalman use to hitch
up the legs of their corduroys—Just
beneath the knees. The china cigar-
holder, however, Ib not only dead, but
forgotten. Lady Dorothy Nevill can
recall the monstrosity: "Lord, Abergavenny," she notes, "remembers having seen my father-in-law, the Hon.
George Nevill, born In 1760, smoking
a cigar throughva china holder, about
the most uncomfortable method of
Bmoklng possible. These old-fashioned china cigar holders were often elaborately painted," Just the very
thing, in fact, for a birthday present
to the husband.
There will be no occasion in a
short time for Prince Rupert, the
Pacific terminus ot the O. T. P. to
Import its supplies of cement from
England, Germany or even Victoria,
aB last summer there was discovered
near Shames, B. C, which is also on
the line ot the great Transcontinental
Railway, a large deposit ot lime stone
tlmt Is considered perfect tor the manufacture of cement. This Bhould
prove a powerful stimulus to the
building boom in Prince Rupert.
Thi Invalid
"You know that ball player who
has a glass arm, a weak knee and a
game ankle—the one wbo only finished in five games during the season?"
"Yes, what about him?"
"He's going to work In a stone yard
through the winter."
Motto of the miser—Never give up.
Ready for the Warden
To make sure that tho boy was
not disobeying the bass fishing law,
the game warden took the string of
fish out of the water and found only
catfish, perch and suckers on the line.
A few feet farther down the stream
he found a large black bass wiggling
on a string weighted down with a
stone, and asked the hoy what he waB
doing with tlie fish.
"Well, you see,' answered tbe boy,
"he's been taking my bait all morning,
and so I Just tied him np there until
I got through fishing.' '
Last year the consumption ot coal
ln this country was 502,000,000 tons
in round numbers, in England,300,O00,-
000 tons nearly, and in Germany about
350,000,000 tons.
Nothing Like Leather
For oyer twelve months now a rotfd
made principally ot leather has bean
lu use at Handsworth, Birmingham,
and shows practically no signs ot wear.
It is another example of the elimination of that commercial bugbear, .'•the
waste product," for until some ingenious person hit upon the idea of the
leather road practically no use had
been discovered for the leather waste
from which It is made. The waste
leather was shredded until it veritably
.l3?".?*a pulp* K waB then treafied
with bitumen and tar and laid In the
usual way. The road is claimed >to
have many great advantages. It
creates little or no dust, gives considerable wear, Is resilient and silent
and g ves a goood grip for motor tires
and almllar objects. It "is a comfortable material for homes to tread on,
and the heaviest vehicles that have
bo far passed over lt have made no
Impression on lt.
Scotch Wit
A Scotch woman, whose name.wat
Margaret, did nothing but swear and.
abuse instead ot answering, the minister.
"Ah, Margaret," said he, "dlnna y*
ken where a' the slnfu' gang?"
"De'U take them that kens as well
aB them that speers," cried she.
"Ah, Margaret, they gang where
there be wailing and gnashing of
teeth."
' By my trow, then," said Margaret,
"let them gnash that hae them,- for
de'il a stump hae I had these twenty
years."
"My present patient," said the pretty nurse, "is a peevish old millionaire.""
'Never mind, he may ask you to
marry him."
"Yes he may. He has about run out
of other requests."
"Did you know," said a man who
was reading about the contraction of
metals, "that a clock ticks faster In
winter than In summer?'
"No. I .never noticed that about -a
clock.   But I know a gas-meter does."
Faint ?
Hsve yes week heart, diuy (aeliags, oppressed
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S0RE8 FROM ELBOWS TO
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Zam-Buk Worked a Miracle of Healing.
Reverend Gentlemai. Fully-
Corroboratea
Miss Kate L. Dolllver, of Caledonia,
Queens Co., N. S., says: "I must add
my testimony to the value ot Zam-Buk.
Ulcers and Bores broke out on my
arm, and although I tried to heal them
by using various preparations, nothing
seemed to do me any good. The sores
spread until trom fingers to elbow
was one mass ot ulceration.
"I had five different doctors, and
faithfully carried out their instructions. I drank pint after pint of blood
medicines, tried salve after salve, and
lotion after lotion; but it was of no
avail.
"My father then took me thirty
miles to see a well-known doctor. He
photographed the nrm and hand. This
photograph was sent to a New York
hospital to the specialist', but they
sent word they could do nothing fur-
thor for me, and I was ln despair.
"Ono day a friend asked me If I had
tried Zam-Buk, I said I had not, but
I got a box right away. That first
box did me more good than all the
medicine I bad tried up to that time,
so I continued the treatment. Every
box healed tbe sores more and more
until, to make a long story short, Zam-
Buk healed all the sores completely.
Everybody in this place knows of my
caso and that tt is Zam-Buk alone
which cured mo."
Minister corroborates.—The Hev. W.
B. M. Parker, o'. Caledonia, Miss Dol-
liver's minister, writes: "ThiB Is to
certify that the testimonial of MIbb
Dolllver is correct aB far as my knowledge goes. I have known her for a
year and a half, and her cure effected
by Zam-Buk Ib remarkable."
Wherever there Is ulceration, blood-
poison, Bores, cold-cracks, abscesses,
cuts, burns, bruises, or any skin tt.-
Jury or dUeaso, there Zam-B'iu sh.iuld
be applied. It Is also a sure euro lor
piles. All druggists and stores s»lt at
60c. per box, or post free fi'Oatt '/.Mil
Buk Co., Toronto, for pr ce. Hef.iPO
cheap and harmful lmltatlinc nnd substitutes.
A species of white ants, called termites, Is noted for Its high hills of
dwellings. If the houses of men were
proportionately high, size for size, thc
humblest cottage would be a mile In
height.
Mothers Value This Oil.—Mothers
who know how suddenly croup may
seize their children and how necessary
prompt action is in applying relief,
always keep at hand a supply of Dr.
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better preparation to be had for the
• treatment ot this aliment, and thoy
aro wise, for Us various uses render
It a valuable medicine. >.
At most railway stations ln Italy It
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and usually, also, English preserves.
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The House of Commons has declined to abolish prize money, and,
Indeed, when one remembers the great
people who have enjoyed and been
encouraged hy it, one Is not sorry.
Jane Austen's sailor brotherB were
awarded for their valor in this way.
Charles Austen was lieutenant of the
Endyminlon, under Captain Philip
Durham, ln 1800.
On the occasion of the capture of
the Scipio tie encounter took place
in a violent gale; but in spite of .vi.iil
and weather he put off in a boat 'villi
only four men, and boarded the vessel.
Jane v Austen writes to tell her slatar
Cassandra how he spent his prize
money.
"Charles has received £30 for his
share ot the privateer, and expects
£10 more; but of what avail Ib it to
take prizes it he lays out the produce
iu presents for his Bisters? He lias
been buying gold chains and topab
crosses for ub. He must be well scolded. I shall write again by this post
to thank and reproach him. We
shall be unbearably fine." '
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"It doesn't bother me as long as
there's no year when men are bound
to accept them."
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St. Joseph, P. O., 18th August, 1900.
Why he Was Lucky
When the man who had been hit by
the automomblle at last opened his
eycB a sigh of relief went" up from the
crowd.
"It's a wonder you weren't killed,"
said one of the bystanders. 'You're
luckier than most of the fellowB who
get hit."
' I certainly am," replied the victim,
rubbing his bruises. "I got his number Just before he struck me."
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THE HUMAN FACTORY
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the
"Why do you make such palpable
efforts to avoid your duty as a citizen to serve on tho Jury?" sternly
asked the Judge.
"Your honor," the venireman explained, "I'm as patriotic as the next
man, but I'll be hanged if I'll allow
anybody to make me out such a plumb
Idiot ai a man seems to have to be
to be acceptable as a Juryman."
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The Balky Party
A Toronto man In company with a
friend waa driving a big car along a
road In the Interior ot Hastings
County, when tbey met an old-fashioned carriago ln which were an old-
fashioned couple. The frightened
country people Jumped to the ground
and the motor car came to a halt.
Observing the consternation of the
startled couple, the owner left his car
and stepped toward them.
"If you will let me," he said, "I will
lead your horse past our machine."
"Nevor mind .the horse, stranger.
'You lead my old woman past that
thing and 111 get the horse by all
right,"
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Tht Fool and Hit Money.
Tho money that was co recklessly
squandered by the young man ot
whom we read much In tho newspapers, a member of "the Idle rich "
was never worked for by blm. It waa
never earned, never accumulated nor
really appreciated. Its new owner, to
wbom it was bequeathed, whether unexpectedly, or after long and impatient waiting, had never watched lt
growing; he had never planted the
teed, nor tilled the soil of which he
wastes the harvest. Perhaps this Is
why we accept lt as a truth that "the
fool and his money are soon parted."
But we hug to ourselves the comfort.
Ing belief that tho conditions could
never affect us In the samo way.
Brought Down His Man
Hon. Martin Burrell was explaining,
at the live stock men's dinner In Toronto how hard It was for a politician
to please everybody. "I mustn't say
too much In pralso of the horsemen,"
he said, "or the catUe men will be offended.
You may have heard the ttory of thc
Englishman ond the Frenchman who
were to fight a duel tn a pitch-dark
chamber, tiring their pistols at a word
of command. The Englishman being
courageous ond tender-hearted, didn't
with to kill his opponent, so. having
previously located tlio chimney, when
the word was given ho fired up tho
flue—and brought down the Frenchman.
"Now, romombor, If you ever have
to toll this story tn Franco, bo suro
to make It tho Englishman who drops
out of the chimney "
The human body Is the busiest factory in tho world. There Ib no eight
hours day, no slack season, no holidays, no cessation of labor at any
time, Day and night work Is being
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body, and it never ceases until the
engine—the heart—stops forever.
The foctory of your body haB its
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Good, red blood Is the chief
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of all the energy you possess. It builds
up every substance of your muscles,
nerves, sinews and flesh. It removes
the waste and poisonous products constantly created In your body, which,
If allowed to remain Bet up disease
and weakness of every kind. Good
blood glveB energy and vitality to the
nervous system, besides regulating
the function of the stomach, Intestines
liver, kidneys and other organB of the
body. Briefly, on the purity and richness ot your blood the health of your
whole body depends.
Often the blood begins to tall and
becomes thin and poor ln quality. It
becames loaded with waste matter and
charged with poisons. Then It Is that
the motive power of your bodily workshop goeB wrong, your physical machinery becomeB disorganized and you
fall 111. You become anaemic: maybe
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general debility, severe headaches,
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In all failures of the blood Dr. Williams Pink Pills are the beet known
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Thousands and thousands of people,
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proof. Mrs. Fred Strieker, Jr., Moose-
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I was a physical and nervous wreck;
V had pains throughout my whole body.
I hsd no appetite and my stomach felt
as if there was a big lump in it. The
least exertion would make my heart
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with trembling spells, and such a
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Pink Pills and this was the first medicine that reached the root of my
trouble. After taking the plllfl a few
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time I had taken ten boxes I was entirely recovered. I now always keep
the pills In tho house and If I feel the
least worn out take an occasional
box and feel all right again."
Sold by all medicine dealers or by
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$2.50 from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.
Out of 760 samples of milk examined
lu London during three months 106
vera pronounced tuiierevwls." To
find the source of infection 8,750 cows
had to be examined. They were located on 102 farms scattered all over
the country	
Household troubles: Headache,
Toothache, Earache, Stomach ache,
Hamllns Wizard OU cureB these aches
and pains so why don't you keep a
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A Natural Bent
"ProfesBor," said Miss Skylight. "1
want you to suggest a course in life
for me. 1 have thought of Journal-
Ism "
"WJiat are your Inclinations?"
"Oh, my soul yearns and throbs nnd
pulsates with an ambition to give the
world a life work that shall be mar-
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"Woman, you're born to be a mll-
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CANNIBAL ETIQUETTE
Scotsman'! Twenty-Two Yeart In
Central Africa
Mr. Daniel Crawford, who recently
returned from the wilds of BrltlBh
Central Africa to his native town of
Greenock, at a publio lecture narrated
some of his experiences during the
twenty-two years that he dwelt with
cannibals ln the centre of the dark
continent.
Speaking of the cannibalistic traits
of tlie natives ho said he knew tbe
postal address of a man who had several bodies burled. Before he feasted
off one ho would murmur a prayer
and an apology, "O corpse, I havo rescued you from the cold, clammy soil
and I am now going to give you the
honor of a human Interment." One
of his "boys" accldently Bliot his father, and as lt is a cannibal point of
etiquette that one may not eat one's
own father, ho passed the body along
to several of his friends.
Once a cannibal chief whom he was
seeking to improve asked what happened when there had been a battle
between 10,000 white men, and when
told that they were alL decently bur-
ted, exclaimed, 'Oh, look at tho waste;
the white man kills for murder only,
but the black man kills to live."
The cheapness of Mother Graves'
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An Ancient Instance
Methuselah Just turned forty-six,
Wentforth to hunt a Job,
But everywhere they told him "Nix!
You're a year too old, you slob!"
"Too old!" he echoed, with racous
roar;
"You'd better Oslerlzo me, quite?
You dubs, I'll live   nine   centuries
more!"
And so ho did—for spite.
To'be rigidly exact he should havo
said "923 years more," but he could
not have done so without Interfering
with the rhythmical necessities of
this effect. Don't lay it up against
him.
Mlnards Liniment for tale everywhere.
Tho first boat to dock at thc New
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A Drawback
' It is really an odd thing that counterfeiters are nevor caught."
"Why "so?"
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FRIDAVrAPRIL 5, 1912
PiiEMiKit McBride is to make another tr p to England this summer.
This probably means that tho people of British Columbia will be
called on to contribute an additional
(511,000 to defray bis expenses. It
would be cheaper for the people of
the province if Mr. McBride would
take up his permanent residence in
London.
A six FOOT perrigrinating poet
drifted into the aSun office this
week. He was too large and healthy
to affront, although our fighting
editor- is not considered a slouch.
Diplomacy was therefore employed
in inducing bim to tjuit the office.
We told bim that our contemporary
paid a better price for such stuff
turn we did.    Revenge is sweet.
ish Columbia the liquor- trallic is
manipulated from Victoria. The
municipalities in this province
should start an agitation' for home
rule.
It is not likely that the government power sprayer will find time
to spray the orchards owned by
Liberals in thiB valley.
It was a great Tory victory, even
if thc electors were bribed with their
own money.
A FRUIT tube planted this spring
will be worth two planted year
year.
Just Stay With It
"Thelonger I live," suid the philosopher, Huxley, "I am more dis
l posed to set less value on mere clever-
I ness und to think that the power of
enpurance, with persistence, is the
most valuable of all."
Now there is encourugemout for us
ordinary folks, who have no wonderful gifts, na> genius, but who may
have a lot of grit and bulldog hang-
emit iveness. If you ore fighting to
master your trade, profession or business, fighting to bring about reforms,
lighting to get a home, why—
J ust stay with it till you win.
Premier McDkii.e will probably
fin I some pretext lor visiting Lon
don annually" until he obtains thut
coveted titie. Let us petition his
majesty to mnke him Sir Richard.
Then we can keep his expense account down.
In tbe old country the demand
for home nil :is spreading.   In Brit
East,e Day Services
The following services will be held
in Holy Trinity church on Easter
Day, April 7:
Holy communionaf 8 a.m.
Morning prayer and holy communion at 11a. m. The following
is the proposed music for this service:
Hymn, 16G, Alleluia! Alleluia! Al
leluia!
Christ Our Passover, 22o, Mac-
farren.
Special psalms, 2, 57, 111.
Te Deum, 35, 37, 39; Hayes,
Itnssell, Stainer.
Jubilate, 88, M. B. Foster.
Hymn, 163, "At the Lamb's
High Feast We Sing."
Kyrie Eleison, 267, Stainer.
Gloria tibi, 275, Garrett.
Offertory anthem, "Now is Christ
Risen," H. E. Nichol.
Sursum Cords and Sanctus, 356,
357, W. T. Clemson.
Benedictus, T. Morley.
Agnus Dei 323, Stainer.
Gloria in excclsis 332, old chant
Hymn 157, "Jesus is Risen Today."
Children's service at 3 p.m.
evening prayer and sermon at 7:30
with the following proposed  music:
Ilytnii 168, "Come Ye People,
R_ti«e the Strain."
.Special psalms, 113, 114, 118.
Magnificat 114, M, B. Foster.
Nunc Dimitis Kit, Bridge.
Hymn 167, "The Day of Resurrection "
Hymn 592, "On the Resurrection
Morning."
Sermon.
Offertory anthem, "Now is Christ
Risen," H. E. Nichols.
Vesper hymn, 384, Bell.
Sevenfold amen, 381, Stainer.
Hymn 520, "Jesus Lives."
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Mining Stock Quotations
Boston, April 3.—The following are today's opening quotations for
the stocks mentioned:
Bid. Asked
Granby Consoliduted. 42.00 44 00
B. 0.   Copper       6.50 . 7.00
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Metal Quotations
New York, April 3.—Silver 58};
standard coppor, $15.25(S'15.76,
(juiet.
jLosnoN, April 3.—Silver, 27 1-16;
lead, £16 3s lJd.
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Hoi.v Trinity Ciiukcii,Henry Steele,
Rector—.Sunday services: Holy communion, ,S:00 a.m.; morning prayer
and serniain, 11 a. tn.','evensong and
sermon, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday school, 10
ii.m. First Sunduy of the month
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METHODIST OhUHOH J. Bev. Calvert, 1). D., Pastor.—Sunday services,
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ORE SHIPMENTS
The following are the returns of
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| vour to date:
Grimliy 24,224
Mother Lode  7,830
Rawhide   5,050
!.Jackpot      .554
j Athelstan 	
! Kmnia	
Others	
Smelter treatment—
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! B. C. Copper Co... 12,175
200,664
101,138
33.002
-7,810
340
4,901
2,633
33(-,97S
140,498
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CERTIFCATE OF IMPROVEMENTS
NOTIOE
Original Mineral Cluim, situate lu the
Grand forks Mining Division of Yalo District.
Where located:   In Brown's camp.
TAKK MJTU.'K that I, Alexander C. Burr,
Pree Miners'Certllleate No. .V-M8R, for
myself mik] ns ntrent for Charles K. Ilnlwi.
Free. Miners' Certificate Nn. S:*8R6H, intend, sixty davs from the date hereof, to npply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate
ol Improvement, fur the purpose of obtain
lutr a down Hi ant of the iiliove cluim.
Anil further tike notice that aotloa, under
section  :17,  mpgt he-commenced hefore the
Issuance of   sueh i.'ertlticute  of   Improvements,
Dated this -Mil. day of June, A.D. 1011.
ALEXANDER C.BURR
LAND  ACT
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Yale Land District, District of SlmllkAmeen.
TAKK notice that Robert F. Pane of Old-'.
I Alhertu, occupiition Parmer, intends to
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Cmnmeiiclt'ir at a post planted About. 31)
chains north of lhe northwest oorner of Lot
lliWS., on Deep Creek, nud about live miles
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south 41)ehains;thi_iic«. east 40chains to point
of commencement.
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J.R. Cranston, Ajrent.
Dated September 2nd, 1911. d
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Facts About Indigestion and
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Of Interest to Farmers
The provincial department of agriculture, with the Hs-aistince of the
minister of agriculture for the -Dominion, offers for 1912 prizes for
field grain, potatoes, corn, field
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These competitions are to be organized by the provincial department of agriculture and conducted
under the auspices of the fanners'
institutes, and each institute may
provide competitions for not more
than two kinds of crops. Competi
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Notification of competitions proposed, witB crop" ..elected, must be
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contributed by tbe institute.'
The British Columbia department
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Further regulations governing the
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Disease in Potatoes
Owing to tho shuriage in the potato
crop this year, dealers and some
growers of potatoes find it necessary
to import large supplies for table and
seed purposes from Great Britain,
Ireland and other European countries.
Bulletin 63 issued by the Dominion
experimental fai m. Ottawa, explains
how potato canker has found its way
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Europe.
Potato canker is a disease at |prcs
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.TRUE
j     LOVE!
A Story Attempting lo Prove
That It II Immortal
By T. 0. APPLEBY
Copyright by American Press Association, 1911.
were united through tneir cnuaren. ror
no children were born, to them. It wai
a case of unity between two Individuals whose Individuality was lost 'In
each other. And I shall show you by
an Incident which occurred that this
love continued after tbey were separated by death. I cannot prove that
tbe love of Ihe one who was taken continued Ihe same as before, for we cannot see beyond tbe veil tbat Providence bus bung between us and tbat
which lies beyond. I must confine myself to the one wbo remained hers
among us. -
"Mme, Leroux fell ill and died tea
years alter tne pair were murneu. tue
changed condition of her husband after her death was simply tbat be did
not now see ber, did not hesr ber
voice; tbere was no contact. The wife
wa» burled In Pere Lacbalse cemetery,
no) that tbe widower mlgbt go tbere
to weep, for be did not consider ber
mortal past ss aught except corruption, but that be mlgbt conveniently
eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
1'rofessor Markbstn, wbo occupies
ibe chair ot anatomy st — college, Is
s materialist. Ills friend Taylor, professor ot psychology, Is an extremist
'en tbe opposite side, taking tbe ground
tbat man Is an eternal spirit, Inelosed ; visit her grave occasionally to see that
In a material body. Tbe two .were die-  tbe plants sho best loved and wbich
cussing questions based upon thess , bo had placed there be nurtured."
two very different opinions, wben Pro-!   "Why," »*'ko*1 ^teaaoT Uarkbam.
lessor Markhnm said: |
"Take, for Instance, love. To bs
more particular, let us confine ourselves to love between tbe sexes. You
men of spiritual bent consider tbat tbls
is a spiritual condition, s mingling of  "hero the faculty of sentiment should
exist.  Tbe widower did uot place the
flowers tbere for tbe dead, but for the
"it tbere was only corruption beneath
the sod wero the shrubs tbe womnn
bad loved planted tbere? Corruption
bas no appreciation?"
"In you materialists," responded Professor Taylor,  "there la  n  vacuum
taking np a newspaper, read a notice
of the marriage of Jnles Bombardier,
a Franco-American, who bad recently
returned on a visit from bis adopted
tountry.
"Leroux tired tbe same life, so far as
women were concerned.1* that be bad
lived wllb his wife. In other words,
after ber death be continued to live
with her tn tbe spirit"
Thc narrator paused for a moment
thoughtfully, then concluded:
"It I bare not proved my case I bars
at least made It equally strong and fsr
more acceptable tban your theory that
love Is but a means by wblcb nature
produces procreation."
"I admit that you hare," replied
Markhnm. "There Is a barrier tbst
neither of ns can pass. I reason from
analogy based on cause and effect that
I see In material things about me,
while your reasoning Is based on the
same premises ln a spiritual sense. We
are botb confined witbln our narrow
sphere. Nevertheless from tbe foundation of the world love has been recognised as a divine attribute Indeed, the
only divine attribute we possess in tbe
flesh. If It Is not eternal we may well
assume that all things die."
two souls. We materialists tsks It to
bc In the Initiative at least, simply a
device of nature to compel obedience
to one of her laws, procreation."
"Which we deny. Love Is eternal."
"Then wben a couple who lore are
separated by death wby Is tbe place
ot tbe one wbo bas been taken filled
by another?"
"Cases of real love are rare.  In such
cases tbo piece of the departed ons
living womani To blm the thread of
her life bad never been broken. More-
I over, In our natures there ts that
' which we call association, and there
was to htm a pleasure In associating
tbe plants ahe loved with tbe place
where her mortal part lay.
, "One evening nbout sunset Leroux
entered tbe cemetery of Pere Lacbalse
to visit bis wife's grave and see tbat
all was In order tbere.    As he ap
is not filled by another. 1 bave known proached It he was astonished to see a
sr beard of several Instances of tbls
true love, but only one wbere tbe conditions 1 bave stated were fulfilled. It
was related to me wben 1 was studying medicine In Paris, and tbe principal figure In the story bad been a professor lu tbe university wbere I received my education.
"Jean Leroux, n bachelor of thirty-
mnn, uncovered, bending over the
mound, apparently absorbed in grief.
Wbat could It mean? Leroux bnd
never beard his wife speak of a brother or other male relative near and
dear to ber, nnd ho wondered wbo
tbls monrner conld be. Advancing, be
addressed the stranger:
'Pardon mc.   Mny I ssk wby you
six,   n   botanist,   wns  ons  morning  «re thus grieving for my wlfeT
tramping through tbe southern prov-1   "The mnn turned.   The grief his
Inces.  bunting for plant specimens, countenance bad worn was turned to
wben be came upon a chateau In anger.
whose gardens wore mnny beautiful    "'Your wife! Then yon sre tho man
flowers.  In bis enthnslasm he Jumped who robbed me of my love.*
tbe wall and wss soon lost to every- I   "'Your lovet  She never bad but one
thing except the objects of his study,  love, and tbnt surely was not yours.
Be was bending over a variety of sxa- I Wbo ars your
lea which be bnd never seen, tbougb I   "K)ne who loved the woman who
be wns familiar wltb It through bis "«• there*-
faooks. wben suddenly bo wss recalled to himself by a musical feminine
tolce saying:
*' '.Monsieur Is absorbed In tbe flowers.'
"Leroux looked np Into s pair of
eyes that were looking Into bis.
"Now. If you anatomists were to
claim tbat lore acts ss two chemical
affinities, wbich on meeting become
one'and tbe sams substance, I could
tn s measure sympathize wltb you.
Botb  tbese persons  admitted  after-
" 'She doss sot He there.' Interrupted
Leroux. 'Sbe Is In heaven. Hnd you
loved ber as yon Bay, you would not
speak of ber as lying there.'
"'I say i loved ber,' reiterated tbe
otber fiercely, 'and sbe loved me. We
parted In anger1- /
" 'Real love Is never angry. It may
grieve for nnother's fault, but lt cannot be angry.'
'"I left her for a foreign land.
America. There I have been since
tben; tbere 1 prospered.   1 returned
iwnrd to tbe other tbat tbs moment to do penance nnd claim my love. I
tbelr eyes met they loved. : heard- tbat some one bad won ber
" 'Pardon,' said Leroux, 'I sm s tree- hand, though I know that no one but
passer. I bave been led by my love myself could have won her heart; tbat
for my profession to examine your the bad died and was burled bere. I
plants.   I will withdraw at once.'        jcume to ber grnve to weep for her.
" 'On ths contrary, you srs welcome snd fate bits brought me the man wbo
to study my plsnts to your heart's believed be occupied my place.'
content, and If tbere sre sny thst you
covet 1 shsll be happy to give them to
you.'
"For Ihe* rest of that morning Leroux and tbe lady wandered about ln
the gardens, bs giving ber mucb Information about ber plants.  She loved
"'1 know not wbat tbls means.' Leroux rejoined. 'If my wife bad a lore
affair before ahe married me she knew
lhat tt waa not true love and would
pain ns to Speak of It; therefore sbe
refrained.'
Wbo are you to assume this—you.
tbem for themselves; but, loving them. Iwho If you received sny love st all,
It pleased her lo learn of their nature, j received a dead love.'
Sbe was Mile, de la Fontayne, wbo j "Tbe man. provoked by tbe uncom-
lived witb ber old mother on the , promising certainty of one he consul-
place, her fhtber being dead. Mnde- cred his rival, was by tbls time beside
.noisette wss some half dozen years , himself wltb anger.
Leroux's Junior, nnd since botb of them
bad passed the heyday of youth tt cannot be claimed tbat tbs love wblcb
flashed Into being between them was
of the grosser type.    Leroux when
" 'Had we weapons I wonld soon
'convince you tbat I nm tbe rightful
mate of the woman who lies tliere;
thnt you are an Interloper. Ths only
recompense you cnn grant me for tbe
asked afterward If lhat wns not tbe  robbojy you committed Is n meeting
happiest morning of his life replied
that it wns far happier tbsn sny bs
bad known before, bnt no happier
thu those tbnt followed.
"Mile, de Is Fontnyne would not permit Leroux to depart without partaking of luncheon, or, rather, tbe second
breakfast of the French people, and
sfter tbe meal they returned to the
garden. In spirit the professor never
left the chateau so long as Mile, de ta
Fontayne remained there. But sbe did
not remain there very long-at least
permanently, for Leroux was obliged
to be st tbe university In Parts, where
be lectured, and the two found It ex-
cruclatltqf to be apart No great-time,
therefore, passed before they were
married, residing during the winter In
Paris and In tbe summer at the De Is
Fontayne chateau.
"These two lived, so far ss their rotations lo each other were concerned,
in perfect happiness. No word of sailer ever passed between tbem.'.'
"Was oot thnt thp result of normal
nervous system perfectly assimilated?" asked the listener;
"I do not ndmll It I bellevs that
from tbelr meeting tbey bnd become
one being.  Nor cnn it be said that tbey
Fer Afternoon Wear.
Tailored wear Is tbe approved style
of costume for afternoon dress, but
now French tailored garb Is anything
but severe und utilitarian ln type.
Tbts charming suit is built of snow
wblte cloth over a petticoat of blsck
tomorrow   morning ln ths  Bols de
Boulogne.' bo said.
'"Since my wife through a mistake
once may bave thought enough of you
to engage herself to you 1 shall not
harm a hair of yonr head.'
"Tbe stranger felt convulsively for s
weapon be knew he did not hare about
him, then, taking out a enrdrase. threw
a card at Lerout's feet, saying. 'If
you are not n coward 1 sbalt bear from
you.' Then he strode out of tbe In-
closure snd down the avenue toward
tbe cemetery gate.
"The card bore tbe name of Jules
Bombardier.   Leroux. calm as wben be
entered Ibe cemetery, attended to what
be had come lo do. then returned to
Ports.   On "the wny he tried to think
of some mention of n love affair bis
i wife bad passed through before meet-
I tng him. but be could not.   Neverthe-
, less be was content to remain In Iguo-
i ranee concerning It.
I   "This Is whnt I call true lore.-and I
I will show you thnt Ihe stranger who
I manifested all the outward appearance
I of love had not experienced it.    Not
six mouths after Professor Leroux hnd
met blm weeping nt the grave of the
' woman he believed he loved Leroux,
MAKING JOLD PENS.
The Metals That Are Used snd tht
Process of Manufacture.
The tiny tip ot white metal seen on
the under side ot tbe point of n gold
pen may be of platinum, bnt It Is more
likely to be iridium. Iridium ts s very
bard metal, and It Is expensive. II
costs abont four times as much as gold
Tbe purpose ot tbe Iridium tip Is. of
course, to give tbe pen a more durable
point i
Tbe gold pen maker buys his gold at
the assay office in bars of pure 34 carat
gold, which be melts snd alloys wltb
silver and copper to tbe degree of fine-
ness required. Gold ot 14 carats Is
used In the manufacture of the best
American gold pens, tbat being tbe degree of fineness deemed most suitable
for pen use, but good pens made In
tbla country for sole In Prance are
mnjjp of 18 carats, the French government requiring tbat oil articles exposed
for sale In that country as made ot
gold shall be of not less tban IS carats
Tbe gold from which the pens are to
be made Is rolled and rerolled until
wbat was originally a thick, heavy bar
of gold bos been rolled Into a thin gold
ribbon shout three feet In length by
four Inches wide. Then tbls gold ribbon Is put Into n machine whicb
Btamps out ot lt pen shapes, all still
dnt Then on tbe top of each ot tbese
pen shapes Is fused tbe Iridium point
and- tben tbe shapes go to a slitting
machine, which cuts the silt In the
pen. From tbo slitting machine the
pens go tbrough another, which gives
them their rounded, familiar pen form,
and tben tbe liens nre ground and polished and finished ready for use.
American gold pens In fountain pens
or as dip pens are sold in every country ln Europe tn competition wltb pens
of British or of German manufacture,
and under the same competition they
are sold throughout the world in South
America, Africa. Japan, Cblna. wherever pens are used.-New York Sun.
tailored sorr or white cloth.
velvet and the wide black velvet collar adds a distinctive toucb. The buttons are white crochet wltb hand
worked buttonholes between each pair.
With' this suit will be worn buttoned
boots of wbito buckskin, ~ltb blsck
intent leather ramps.
Cleaning a Woolen Skirt.
A small amount of soap tree birk
will easily clean a black woollen skirt
Put tbe bark Into a gallon of water
and set tt ou tbe store, allowing It to
boll ten minutes. Then strain and pout
Ihe strained water Into n tub containing sufficient amount of warm water
to wash tbe skirt. Rub thoroughly In
this water. Do not use n board, bui
rub tbe garment between the hands.
Put tbe strained water back on the
stove wltb cold water und heat It Just
warm enough for rinsing water. Illnse
lhe skirt In tbls aud hang out to dry.
When It Is almost dry take It from tbe
line and iron It on the wrong side
while It Is still damp.
A bit of old kid glove or old canvas
sewed under the bands of the skirt
Jnst wbere tbe hooks aod eyes nre to
be placed will prevent tho bands tear
leg sway.
Durability of Steel
Nearly all the failures of sleet occur
very early In Its history. A bar or a
plate ot steel tbnt lasts a year In service mny be regnrded as perfectly durable. Continual bending backward and
forward, ns In whnt Is cnlled**pantlng"
a boiler's end. Is (he most trying for
steel which, according te an expert. Is
"tumultuous In youth, trustworthy In
middle age nnd beyond reproach In
old age."
SILENT JEN.
Watlensteln, Whs Never SmlltrJ. Wes
the Mast Dramatio of All.
Washington's reserve made him
stiff, formal aud III at ease In company, but It also prevented bis plans
from being betrayed to the enemy and
the country from being deceived by
bis promises.
William tbe Silent was frugal of
words, because n reserve that concealed bis designs, even from tbose acting
wltb him. was necessary to the Independence of the Netherlands.
,Tho most dramatic of silent men
was Wallcnsteln, the antagonist ot
Gustavus Adolpbns aad tbe commander ot tbe emperor's armies In tbe
Thirty Years' wnr He Insisted thnt
the deepest silence should reign around
blm. His officers took care tbat ao
loud conversation sbould disturb tbctr
general. Tbey knew a chamberlain
bnd been hanged for waking blm without orders, and an officer who would
wear clanking spurs Is tbe commander's presence had been secretly put to
death. In tbe rooms of Wallenateln's
palace the servants gilded as tf phantoms, and a dozen sentinels moved
nround bla tent charged to secure tbe
silence tbe general demanded. Chains
were stretched across tho streets and
roads In order to guard blm against
the disturbance of sounds. Wallen-
stein's taciturnity and love of silence
tbat caused blm to be Irritated at tbe
slightest noise was due to bis constitutional temperament He never
smiled, be never asked advice from
auy one. and be could not endure to
be gazed at, even wben giving an order. The soldiers when be crossed
the ramp pretebded not to see bim.
knowing that a serious look would
bring them punishment-Exchange.
Cenerste 8lays Put.
As- concrete gets'older It becomes
harder and more durnble-that ts. of
course, If Ibe concrete Is properly
made Tbe usual means of wrecking
a bouse bare not tbe slightest effect
on concrete. Tbo sledgehammer, tbe
drill snd dynamite must be used.
Acids mlgbt be nsed to disintegrate
the concrete, but tbe expense would
be enormous. Tbe only tblng to do ts
to loosen tbe material with explosives
and tben break It free from the steel
re-enforcement wltb sledgehammers,
and tbat ts s long, tedious Job.-Boston
Advertiser.
THE SPRING STYLE.
New Sailor Hat Fer
Wear st Palm Beaoh.
niw till OBOwmo SallLOB.
Bere Is the most radical change Iff
sailor bat styles tbat bas been seen Is
many a day. Tbe crown of tbls new
sailor la almost tbree times as high si
tbe brim is wide, snd the very bross*
velvet band nnd bow Increase the ap
penronce of belgbt materially. Naturally tbls new blgh crowned sniloi
will be a bit trying, especially at first;
until tbe lines of the shape bare be
como familiar, but tbe hat Is really no
higher than some of tbe low crowned
sailors of previous seasons. Tbe bl|
crown settles down over tbe bead almost to the tops of tbe esra, and tbs
brim at the bottom of this big structure
of crown surrounds the face like ao
outstanding frame.
Making a Ousts.
Hard Looking Customer (slinklnf
into pawnsbopi—Say. bow much can f
get on this gold wntcb?
Plain Clotbea Policeman (suddenly
appearing)—Let mo see It H'm, mj
friend. I think ye'll get about a yesi
tin tbst—Chicago Tribune.
Jealous.
"How did you happen to loss out?"
"Some of my misguided friends got
up nn automobile procession for me,"
explained Congressman Wbangdoodle,
"Most of tbe voters, however, bave M
»atomoblle."-Knnsns City Journal.
Always Possible.
Stella-You can't nut an old hesd oi
young shoulders.
Bella-But you ran put a- new walsf
line on any aged woman.—Judge.
■j-i'i'i trti i-ii 111 it i iii-i 1111
The Proerastlnatore.
The trouble with some of us ',',
Is tbst we wait till we're triced ;;
up by tbe thumbs before we'll .
consent to take a braes.—New [
York World.
ui AS I.I i 1111 li I IsM 11111-11 tt
The Latest Version.
Mary bad a little lamb-
I read it In a book.
They thought ahe did not need It, so
Away the lamb they took.
When Mary got It back again
From a Chicago ehop
Bhe had to pay about two bits
For every little chop.
"Leave ma tha wool at least," said ahe.
But actio answered: "Nay.
That part of It la tangled up
Somewhere In achedulo K."
—Washington star.
Worried.
"Say, come over here, old man. I
want to ask you something ln confl-
deuce. Is there anything peculiar looking about me?"
"No.   Wby?"
"Tbat tall, handsome woman Just beyond tbe punch bowl asked me a moment ago whether I fiddled or played
chess."—Chicago Record-Herald.
OystJrs of Japan.
Japanese oyster* grow on the rocks
between high sud low tide levels and
adhere so fast that they cannot be
taken off. When tbe tide Is low the
Japanese gather the oysters by open-
Ing Ihe shells and Inking tbem ont
without trying to break tbem loose
from the rocks.
Trie Running Otar.
"Tou aay you bnre a new musical
comedy?" asks tbe manager. "Have
you a scenario of ll?"
"Yes. I brought It along." answers
the author, producing a collapsible
evening bat a seltzer bottle, a set of
eccentric whiskers, pink silk tights, sn
artificial nose ond s German dialect
Joke-Life.
Deep Sas Life.
Animal life, existing nnder a pressure of fire and a half tons to tbs
square Inch, has been found In tbe
Tonga basin, near New Zealand, at s
depth of four nnd three-quarter miles.
Tlie greatest ocean depth -known Is
less than s mile deeper.
Table Hints.
He who aata tha proper way
May live to aat another day.
-Chicago Record-Herald.
While ba who bolta hla beana and pie
May never live to awat tha fly.
—Springfield Union.
However low hli pride may atoop,
No one ahoultl ever farglo aoup.
—Birmingham Asa-Herald.
And ha who proper training shows
Don't epi Inkle pepper up Iiii note.
—Tonkera Statesman.
Why, Certainly!
Mrs. Cltlly-Brldget. wbo was that
at tbe door Just now?
Brldget-A leddy wanttn' to know if
we had furnished rooms.
Mrs. Clttly-Whst did yoo tell ber}
Bridget-Sure, an* I towld her tbat
all our rooms were furrnlshed. She's
lookln' st the llh'ry now.—>"
Bets snd Pigeons.
Twelve bees released at s distance
of tbree miles from tbe hives wers
found to travel boms faster than
twelve pigeons released st the sam»
time, THE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.
NEWS OF THE CITY
Dr Simmons, dentist, Morrison
block.    Phone lt :-0.
On Eastar Sunday special services
will lie held in the Methodist church,
both morning and evoning. Special
features in the morning will be a
solo by Arnold Carter, and an anthem. "Christ tho Lord is Risen Today," by the choij. Tho following
is the Hitler of the evening service,
beginning utS:;iU: Doxology; prayer;
anthem, "Our Mighty bold is
Risen," choir; hymn; solo, "Face
to Face," Mr. Tweddle; Scripture
reading; hymn; offering; solo,"Lord
Jesus, in Thy .Mercy." Mrs. Davis;
Easter stjrmon, Dr Culvert; anthem,
"The iiesuiTeetion," choir; hymn;
benediction.
The sehool board held a special
meeting on Tuesday evening for the
purpose of having a conference with
Mr. Carey, the architect who is to
fcubinit plans for the new addition to
the public, school building.
Pete Santure this week sent fifteen
egga from thoroughbred Black
Minorca hens to Alberta,'receiving
$5 for them.
The Sacrament of the Lord's
Supper will be dispensed in Knox
Presbyterian church next Sunday
morning at 11 o'clock.
Iving Ballew, of Danville, is being
groomed hy his friends to enter the
primary race for the Democratic
nomination for cheriff of Ferry
county.
H. E. Woodland, the druggist, returned on Saturday from a two
weeks' visit to Vancouver,
James McArdle left on Monday
for a business trip to Vancouver.
Al. Traunweiser, of the Ynle, returned on Monday from Calgary.
F. B. McKeehan, immigration in
spector at Marcus, was in the city
on .Monday.-       ' .-.   . .
I. A. Dinsmore, of Greenwood,
chief ■ provincial constable of the
Boundary district, was in the city
on Tuesday.
Horses for Sale —Apply E. Barron, West End.
Robert Mcintosh, the architect,
left on Tuesday for Victoria, where
he will locate permanently.
The Retort Critical
Professor Hurry Thurston Peck, the
brilliaat critic, said at a dinner in
New York;
"The painter vows tlmt none but
the painter is competent to criticise
his pictures; and a playwright suid to
me tho other day:
'.. 'You never wrote a, play. What
right have you, then, to puss judg-
I have for sale, Silver Spangled ment on the 4rama1!s
Himil)iirgs,Partridge Wyandottes, s.c " 'Wel1' '"? dettr f<jllow>' ,aid *• 'l
I!. Leghorn cockerels; also eggs of nevor laid ttn eK8- eithe,'i but tl,e
Brown Leghorns, Blue Andalusians minute I taste one I know whether it
and Silver Spangled Hamburg*.- is S00'* or ba(1 '"-New York Sun,
Robert Clark, noith of Winnipeg
avenue bridge.
A. L. Bradley, of Danville, is
spoken of as n possible candidate
for the Washington legislature fioni
Ferry county.
Take your repairs to Arm-ion's
Hoot and Shoe Hospital, llrialge
street, (Irand Forks.
William   Sands, of  Danville, bus
purchased a half interest in a black- ,1ft^Sc!.SS1rS::K.yi;,",,n'.^i»i,,;i<',S
smith shop al   Itepuhlic  from Ben M3,KTOS\&te©it
ti\ it l.nx, nr three tor 111),   Milled to nny address.
Th> Scobell l»ru(? Co.. St, Cut liar ine... Out
10 CAUSE TO DOIT
A Statement of Facts Backed
by a Strong; Guarantee
We guarantee immediate and positive relief to all -sufferers from constipation. In every case where our remedy fails to do this wo will return the
money pail us tor it. That's a frank
statemet of facts, antl we want you to
substantiate them at our risk.
Rexali Orderlies a're eaten just like
candy, are particularly ,prompt and
agreeable in actiou, may be taken a"t
any time, day or night; do not cause
diarrhrea, nausea, griping, excessive
looseness, or otlier undesirable effects.
They have a very mild but positive
action upon the organs with which
they ceme in contact, apparently acting as a regulative tonic upon the re
laxud muscular coat of the bowel,
thus overcoming weakness, and aiding to restore the bowels to a _uiore
vigorous and healthy activity.
Rexall Orderlies are unsurpassable
and ideal for the use of children, old
folks and delicate persons. VVe cannot
too highly recommend them to all sufferers from any form of constipation
and its attendant evils. That's why
we back our faith iii them with our
promise of money back if they do not
give entire satisfaction. Three size?:
12 tablets 10 cents, 3G tablets 25
oents, antl 80 tablets' 50 cer.ts. Remember, you can obtain Kexall Remedies in Grand Forks only at our
store—The Rexall Store. H.E. Wood-
laud.
Eggs for Sale"
From thoroughbred utility birds
Single-comb Rhode Island Reds ami
single-comb Whito Leghorns. Won
I.S firsts and 9 seconds, besides 8 spe
cials, at Grand Forks, Greenwootl and
Trail last fall and winter; cup ul
Trail for best pen In shew on S.C.
Rhode Island. Reds, also special foi
best Red in show, either comb. Ijggs,
13 00 and So.UO per setting. T.
IjOWkn, (irand Forks (Columbia P.O.)
A Gallant Cabman
An old lady was getting into a cub
in (irufton street, in Dublin, ws"
heard to »ay to tho driver: "Help me
to get in, my good man, for I am
very old."
"Bceorru, ma'am," snid ho. "No
matter what nee yuu are, you dou'i
look it."
Dr. de Van's Female Pill?
Arnold.
For Sale at a Bargain—Two horse
power gasolene engine.
Plath, box 10, city.
Don't forget that Tho Sun has the
Apply J. H.  best job printing deparrment in the
■ -Boundary country.
Some business men ure so fond of
being deceived that Ihey _.,_:., . .
deavor to believe that they can reach
the consumers of this district without advertising^ The Sun.
Show cards for widnows and inside
are a fine form of silent salesmen.
Make them brief, terse and pointed
Print them plainly, to be read at a
glance.
You might as well cut oif
your legs because you arc run- j
aing well in a footrace as to
cut oft' .your advertising be- j
cause your business is too'
good. |
A new lot of latest tlesigns of pro
gram and menu cards just received at
This Sun job office. '
FIELDING &.0TARRELL
BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYORS
AND CIVIL ENGINEER
MINE   SURVEYORS
Grand   Forks, B. C,
Suits to Order &18 twtds
'; We are agents for some of tlie leading tailoring establishments in the east. When you order from us you have
thc advantage of being measured by a practical tailor,
ensuring perfect fit. We guarantee satifaction.
II Our spring stock of Scotch Tweeds and English Worsteds will be in shortly. They are the best you can buy.
We guarantee you the best made clothes in the country
at thc lowest prices. We always have men that know
their busines making these clothes. Call and see our
goods and prices. We want your trade, and we can give
- you satisfaction.
Geo. E. Massie, the Reliable Tailor!
WOOD AND FENCE POSTS
PHONE   A 14-
Dry" four-foot Fir and Tamarac.   Cedar and
Tamarac Posts. Prompt attentionto phone orders
A. GALLOWAY, «_Z.E., COLUMBIA p. o.
HOTEL PROVINCE
Bridge Street,;,.'
GRAND PORKS, B.O
The 'best and most
•n but initial l.re-i.roM
hnUffiiitflu the Bou n-
rhiry pouiitry. He-
cent ly com pit? ted and
ii c w ly furulidied
tliroimhniit. Kqiiip-
ijeil with all modern
Blnotrlcal conveniences, fl'entrally lo-
(ited. Kirst-eliisa ao?
■oiiiiiioi-.iitiuns for the
travelling public.
Hu. nnd Gold Ruths
Bittt-CUsiB.tr, Pool
and Billiard Rooms
In Connection.
^-J_*TP.%'^
-4r '^Ilrv
E1MIL.   LARSEN,   PROP.
mi
Printin
We are prepared to do '
all kinds of
Commercial Printing
Ori the shortest notice and in
the most up-to-date style
HECAUSE
Wo Imve the nfiint modern jobbing plant
in the Houndnry Country, employ com
petent workmen, and carry a complete
line of Stationery.
WK PRINT
Billheads -nnd Statement*.,
ladici'lii'iuls and Envelopes,,
Posters, Dates and Dodgers,
Kindness nnd Visiting Cards,
Lodge Constitutions and Bylaws.
shipping Tugs, Circulars and Placards,
Bills of   Fare and  Menu   Cards,
Announcements   and Counter
Puds,   Wedding  Stationery.
Everything turned out in an
Up-to-date Printery. -
noon PRIMTIMfi-the ki"a we a°—is in ■tse"
ww l "'--I * sx*i\M   an advertisement, and a trial
. order will convince you that our stock and workmanship nre nf the best.    Let us estimate on   vour order.
We giiiiraintee satisfaction.
, PICTURES
AND PICTURE FRAMING
Furniture Made to Order.
-. Also Repairing uf all Kinds.
Upholstering Neatly  Done.
r. McCutcheon
HRST STREET, NEAR CITY HALL
Downey's Cigar Store-
A COMPi-BTB BTOCJK UK
Cigars, Pipes and Tobaccos
A Fresh i'imn_>,'uiii.>tit<if.
Confectionery"
Received Wefkly.
Postoffice   Building
W. G. - CHALMERS
Always Carries in Stock
a Fresh Supply of
FRUITS, CANDIES, TOBACCOS
AND CIGARS
Ice Cream and Summer Drinks
COR. BRIDGE AND FIRST STREETS
Palace Barber Shop
Kazor Honing a Specialty.
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
1st Doon North of Granhy Hotki,,
First Street.
C3 YEARS'
?omru tallica.-
-.,..._ , .... ,„.„_.__.., on Paienu
•cm Irar*. UMmI aMner forKflfl_ll.il pflaa.nl.
1'aatcaiU Uken through tlrjm. A Co. NOilTt
ijmIoI nolle* without Atria, In IS*
Scientific American.
A tunuUomoly Uluitratad weekly. Urgent Mr-
gllatloo of ur Mlontlflo Journal.   Terror, (or
.nulla. 13.76a ins, pouaio prepaid.   Bold br
LMIBmtei.,1
trgUWaaMiwiaCD..:
Reaching the People
A prominent rail aetata daalar
In Toronto aaya thot ho got*
better ond quicker roaulto trom
tho Cleaalfled Wont Ado. thon
trom any othor1 kind of publicity.
Ho atates thot tho roaulto oro
out ot proportion to tho omoll
expense Involved.
There la o morel In thot for you
If you wont to reeoh tho people.
aif
We carry the iimst fashionable stock
wedding   stationery in the Boun
dary country. And we are the only
otlice in thia nection that have the
aorrect material for printing it. The
Sun job office

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